Menlo Logistics Promotes Nick Caragher to Senior Director of Transportation Strategy and Services

Menlo Logistics, the US$ 1.7 billion global logistics and supply chain management subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), has announced the promotion of Nick Caragher to Senior Director of Transportation Strategy and Services.In this new role, Caragher will be the leader of Menlo’s overall strategy for transportation management solutions and services, focused on designing and managing the company’s overall approach to transportation solutions. He will review and direct how Menlo best Read more [...]

NSA Director Challenges 9/11 ‘Society of the Spectacle’

Article by Correspondent Dallas Darling While most people were mesmerized with the spectacular images and destructive scenes of the World Trade Center's twin towers, U.S. National Security Agency Director Bill Binney was resigning from the agency in protest. He believed that 9/11 was preventable, and still does. Fourteen years later he has again emerged in a series of documentaries, asking once more for an investigation into the incredible events surrounding 9/11 and what really caused the Read more [...]

Holiday greetings from director Stephan Jost

Happy holidays from me and the entire staff at the Honolulu Museum of Art. I want to thank everyone for their valuable support this past year, which has been a good one. As a parent of a three year old, I am keenly interested in how children encounter works of art and what they find of interest. Often what I think is great doesn’t get a glance from our daughter. On the other hand, she points out works that I realize deserve a closer look. At the end of the day, together we are learning to see Read more [...]

NBA players union elects new executive director (Yahoo Sports)

The National Basketball Players Association has elected Michele Roberts as executive director, making her the first woman to lead a North American pro sports union. The Washington trial lawyer defeated tech industry CEO Dean Garfield and Dallas Mavericks CEO Terdema Ussery in the final vote. ''After all the hours and time (invested by) our executive committee, along with an amazing search committee that helped throughout this process, it's an unbelievable feeling to have the wonderful Michele Roberts Read more [...]

Happy New Year from Director Stephan Jost

The year is coming to a close—the time when many of us make gifts to the organizations we love the most. For those of you who received our Annual Fund letter requesting your support, I hope you give generously. For those of you who didn’t, it’s easy to make a donation online. The museum has had a busy 2013—we’ve seen increased attendance, a boost in students going on school tours, and crowd-pleasing exhibitions such as Georgia O’Keeffe and Ansel Adams: The Hawai‘i Pictures. Since Read more [...]

Menlo Worldwide Logistics Hires Michael Lim as Business Development Director in South Asia

Menlo Worldwide Logistics, the global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), today announced the hire of Michael Lim as business development director for its operations in South Asia. In this new position, Lim will be responsible for the management of industry group accounts and supervision of all new business development aspects within specific industry vertical segments. He will be located at Menlo’s Singapore office. “Michael brings more than 20 years of logistics experience Read more [...]

National Geographic Names Daniel Beaupré New Executive Director of National Geographic Bee

WASHINGTON (Dec. 17, 2013)—Daniel Beaupré has been tapped to head the National Geographic Bee. His appointment as National Geographic’s executive director, geography competitions and student experiences, was announced today. Previously director of education partnerships with National Geographic Live, Beaupré is just the second Bee director in the contest’s 25-year history, replacing Mary Lee Elden who retired earlier this year. The National Geographic Bee was developed by National Geographic Read more [...]