William D. Powers, Chairman of New York Republican State Committee Elected to Board of Univec Board.
GARDEN CITY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 20, 1997--Univec Inc. (NASDAQ NASDAQ
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U.S. market for over-the-counter securities. Established in 1971 by the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD), NASDAQ is an automated quotation system that reports on : UNVC), announced today the election of William D. Powers, Chairman of the New York Republican State Committee The New York Republican State Committee is the affiliate of the Republican Party in New York. Joseph N. Mondello is the party Chairman. The Secretary is RoseMarie Panio. External links
Powers has been Chairman of the Committee since 1991. He currently serves as an officer of the Republican National Committee.
In announcing the election of Powers, Joel Schoenfeld, President and 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. of Univec, said, "Bill Powers brings to our Board strong organizational skills and the proper credentials to help us to fulfill our corporate objectives of making our patented syringes the norm for the entire medical community. We believe Bill Powers is a significant addition to the strength of Univec's management and Board."
Powers played a key role in the 1980 election of U.S. Senator Alfonse D'Amato and was named Senator D'Amato's Special Assistant and Director of State Operations. Powers currently sits on the Board of Directors of Trustco Bank and is a former Board member of WAMC WAMC Womack Army Medical Center
WAMC Welsh Association of Motor Clubs
WAMC Water Administration Ministerial Corporation (New South Wales, Australia) , Albany's Public Radio station. As a lecturer at SUNY Albany, SUNY New Paltz and Harvard University on both graduate and undergraduate levels, Powers has spoken about the two-party system and the political dynamics of state local governments.
Univec, which recently completed an Initial Public Offering (IPO (Initial Public Offering) The first time a company offers shares of stock to the public. While not a computer term per se, many founders, employees and insiders of computer companies have found this acronym more exciting than any tech term they ever heard. ), manufactures and distributes a line of patented auto destruct syringes which are designed to halt the spread of communicable diseases such as HIV HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus), either of two closely related retroviruses that invade T-helper lymphocytes and are responsible for AIDS. There are two types of HIV: HIV-1 and HIV-2. HIV-1 is responsible for the vast majority of AIDS in the United States. and Hepatitis B through the reuse of contaminated syringes.
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CONTACT: Univec, Inc.
Joel Schoenfeld, 516/294-1000
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