Frost & Sullivan Honors Best Practices Leaders.PALO ALTO Palo Alto, city, California
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1. High respect, as that shown for special merit; esteem: the honor shown to a Nobel laureate.
a. Good name; reputation.
b. industry leaders for outstanding performance in industrial markets at last week's Best Practices Awards Banquet A banquet is a large public meal or feast, complete with main courses and desserts. It usually serves a purpose, such as a charitable gathering, a ceremony, or a celebration. Sometimes a banquet consists of only desserts, but it is advisable to include main courses as well. held in Rancho Mirage, California Rancho Mirage is a city in Riverside County, California, United States. The population was 13,249 at the 2000 census, but the seasonal (part-time) population can exceed 20,000. .
The banquet recognized companies that are predicted to encourage significant growth in their industries, have identified emerging trends before they became the standard in the marketplace, and have created advanced technologies that will catalyze cat·a·lyze
To modify, especially to increase, the rate of a chemical reaction by catalysis.
to cause or produce catalysis. industries in the near future.
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Anderson, river, c.465 mi (750 km) long, rising in several lakes in N central Northwest Territories, Canada. It meanders north and west before receiving the Carnwath River and flowing north to Liverpool Bay, an arm of the Arctic , Executive Vice President of Ameresco, Inc., delivered the Keynote Speech keynote speech
See keynote address.
Noun 1. keynote speech - a speech setting forth the keynote
keynote - the principal theme in a speech or literary work and had the following to say about Frost & Sullivan's Best Practices Awards, "The Frost & Sullivan name is certainly one associated with prestige and excellence, and a review of previous Award recipients puts each of this year's recipients in an exclusive club. They say people -- or, in this case, organizations -- are measured by the company they keep. Using that standard, I am truly flattered to be in this room tonight."
A CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. Roundtable roundtable A conference or discussion involving several participants, often before an audience and open for questions. Cf Keynote address, Plenary session. Discussion preceded the banquet earlier that day, moderated by Krishna Krishna, Hindu deity
Krishna (krĭsh`nə) [Sanskrit,=black], one of the most popular deities in Hinduism, the eighth avatar, or incarnation of Vishnu. Srinivasan, President of Frost & Sullivan. During the CEO Roundtable Discussion, panelists answered a variety of questions focusing on competitive intelligence, advanced marketing research, and the challenges of succeeding in a demanding economy. An open networking session followed, allowing the recipient One who receives. The person to whom an e-mail message is sent is the recipient.
(communications) recipient - One who receives; receiver. E.g. "No recipient of the e-mail message will know about the other addressees who were listed in the BCC header." companies to develop and strengthen business relationships with each other.
Awarded companies included: Abacus Engineered Systems, Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Marketing Strategy Leadership in the North American Performance Contracting Markets Ameresco, Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Entrepreneurial Company in the North American Performance Contracting Markets Avista Advantage, Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation in the North American Performance Contracting Markets Bruker Daltonics 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Differentiation Innovation in the Chemical & Biological Agent Detector Markets CE+T s.a Digital Power Solutions 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Line Strategy Leadership in the World Power Inverter Market Daniel Measurement and Control, a division of Emerson Process Management 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership in the World Flow Meters for Oil & Gas Applications Market EaglePicher Horizon Batteries, LLC 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership in the Motive Lead Acid Battery Market Edwards, a Division of SPX Canada 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Growth Strategy Leadership in the North American Fire Alarm Maintenance Services Market Emech Control Ltd. 2004 Process Control Technology Innovation of the Year ETEL Motion Technology 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Penetration Leadership in the North American Linear Motors Market Extang Corporation 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership in the North American Light Truck Aftermarket Idaho Technology, Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Business Development Strategy Leadership in the World Chemical & Biological Agent Detector Markets Keyhole Corporation 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Innovation in the North American Remote Sensing Vertical Market Kollsman Avionics 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation Award in the Military Avionics Market Leica Geosystems 2004 Industrial Automation Product Innovation of the Year LightStream Technologies, Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Innovation in the U.S. Advanced Water Treatment Equipment Market Lipman 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership in the Wireless Point-of-Sale Terminals Market Motorcar Parts of America 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Quality Leadership in the North American Automotive Starter & Alternator Aftermarket Motorola Biometric Solutions 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Competitive Strategy Leadership in the Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) Market MTI MicroFuel Cells 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation in the World Micro Fuel Cell Markets Power Distribution, Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership through Competitive Growth Strategy in the Non-Rack Based Power Distribution Unit (PDU) & Static Switch/Power Distribution Systems Market Pullizzi Engineering Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award in Customer Service Excellence in the Rack-based Power Distribution Unit Market Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) 2004 Homeland Security - Private Sector Market Leadership of the Year Award; 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Competitive Strategy Leadership in the U.S. C41SR Markets SimplexGrinnell 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Leadership in the North American Fire Alarm Maintenance Services Market; 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Product Innovation in the North American Fire Alarm Equipments Market TestMart 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Service Innovation in the North American Used Test & Measurement Equipment Market Vector Manufacturing, Ltd. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Market Penetration in the World Power Inverter Market Xantrex Technology Inc. 2004 Frost & Sullivan Award for Growth Strategy Leadership in the World Power Inverter Market
Frost & Sullivan also holds annual Awards banquets for the information and communication technologies, industrial technologies, and healthcare industries. For further information on the Award banquets or recipients or for digital photos, please contact Stacie Jones, 210-247-2450, Stacie.Jones@frost.com.
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