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High Mowing Seed Company Hires New Marketing Manager/Sales Associate

Wed, 03/22/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

High Mowing Seed Company Hires New Marketing Manager/Sales Associate
High Mowing Seed Company, a certified organic farm and seed catalog company selling vegetable, flower, and herb seeds to commercial growers and home gardeners, based in Wolcott, Vermont, has hired Alex Chamberlain as Marketing Manager/Sales Associate.

Broadband Wireless network in Grand Isle and South Hero, Vermont

Mon, 03/20/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

Soundtivity Wireless, Inc Announces deployment of new NLOS (Non-Line-of-Site) Broadband Wireless network in Grand Isle and South Hero, Vermont
February 21st, 2006. Burlington, Vermont Today, Soundtivity announced the beginning of construction of a wireless telecommunications system that will bring High Speed Internet and other advanced IP services to the Towns of Grand Isle, South Hero, and the Vermont and New York shores of Lake Champlain.

GEER Brings Multi-Room Digital Sound to Vermont

Mon, 03/20/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

GEER Sound & Communications announces the arrival of the Sonos Digital Music System in Vermont. Vermonters can now enjoy their digital music library throughout their entire home and control it from the palm of their hand.
So many people have discovered the versatility of a digital music system through the Pod® said Dave Geer, president of GEER Sound & Communications. Using Sonos we help people listen to their digital music collection all over their homes - so they're not tied to their computer or their earphones.

Lovejoy introduces new 650 Series with ONEG inserts

Wed, 03/15/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

LOVEJOY Tool Company, Inc.
Introduces our NEW 650 Series with ONEG inserts!
Springfield Vermont - LOVEJOY Tool Company, Inc. introduces a new series of products to make it easier for a manufacturer to select the proper milling tools to solve their machining needs and machine a variety of materials with this all purpose tooling!
Applications: The 650 Series Face Mills use the ONEG style inserts for the maximum of 16 cutting edges! Our ONEG style inserts have new coated grades for steel and ductile iron.

Vermont Chamber Travels to China to Market Vermont Vacations

Wed, 03/15/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

The Vermont Chamber of Commerce is heading to Shanghai from March 30-April 2 to promote Vermont at one of Chinas largest travel industry and consumer shows. The China World Travel Fair (WTF) targets Chinese tour operators, travel agents, and consumers, presenting opportunities for Vermont to enter China's rapidly growing outbound travel market. Over 40,000 travel agents, tour operators and consumers visited the show last year. Shanghai is China's biggest and most affluent city, with a population of over 16 million.

PSB gives approval for renewable energy option

Tue, 03/14/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

March 14, 2006
 
GREEN
MOUNTAIN POWER
 INTRODUCES NEW RENEWABLE
RATE
 
           
COLCHESTER, VT . . . Green Mountain Power Corporation
(NYSE:GMP) announced today that its customers now have the choice of buying all
or a portion of their power from renewable resources. The Vermont Public Service
Board has given its final approval to the program, effective
immediately.
 
           
Our customers have expressed interest in being able to choose renewable

Fiber

Tue, 03/14/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

March 15,
2006
 
For Immediate
Release
 
for more information
contact:
           
Matthew Mole 

           
Vermont Organic Fiber
           
802.388.1313  (fax)
802.388.4351
 
Middlebury,
Vermont
New Chief
Operating Officer for Vermont Organic Fiber
           
Allan Britton Joins Middlebury Firm
 
           
Allan T. Britton (whose picture appears below) has joined Vermont Organic

Douglas makes surprise trip to Iraq

Mon, 03/13/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

Governor Douglas
Visiting Troops Serving in War on Terror
 
Governor
is currently in Iraq

 
BAGHDAD, Iraq
– Governor Jim Douglas is making a surprise visit to Vermont troops serving in the Global War on Terror this
week beginning with visits to Kuwait
and Iraq.
 
Governor Douglas has been in the Middle East
since Monday.  His first stop yesterday was at Camp Arifjan,
Kuwait, where he had dinner
with soldiers from Vermont.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont Honored by America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) for the Voices Project

Mon, 03/13/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

For Immediate Release: Contact: Kathy Parry, BCBSVT
March 14, 2006 (802) 371-3205 or Mohit Ghose, Americas Health Insurance Plans: (202)778-8494
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
Honored by Americas Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
For The Voices Project
Berlin, VT - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont (BCBSVT) was honored last week with a prestigious national award, presented by the health insurance industrys largest trade association, for the Plans Voices Project teen outreach program.

GMP creates new risk management position

Wed, 03/08/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

GREEN
MOUNTAIN POWER CREATES
NEW
POWER SUPPLY AND RISK MANAGEMENT POSITION,
HIRES
NEW CFO
 
           
COLCHESTER, VT… Green Mountain Power (NYSE:GMP)
has announced that on March 20, 2006, Robert Griffin, who has been with Green
Mountain Power since 1982 and served as Vice President and Chief Financial
Officer for the past three years, will take on the new position of Vice
President, Power Supply and Risk Management. This position was created to help

Cloud 9 Caterers celebrates 16th year of business with launch of new website

Mon, 03/06/2006 - 8:00pm -- tim

South Burlington, VT -- March 7, 2006 Celebrating their 16th year of creating unforgettable weddings, private parties, and corporate events in Vermont, Cloud 9 Caterers has launched a new website (http://www.cloud9caterers.com), developed by local wedding marketing company, Injoy Marketing (http://www.injoyweddings.com). The new website showcases the beauty and allure of Cloud 9's outstanding food and impeccable service, which has distinguished Cloud 9 as Vermont's premier catering company.

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