Citations with the tag: DAVIS, Tom
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- On his way out, GM truck guy targets cars.
Guilford, Dave // Automotive News; 8/13/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5943, p3
Reports on the continued commitment of General Motors to heavy product development despite the slowing down of automobile sales. Increased efficiency in the spending of capital for product development programs; Plan of Tom Davis, group vice president for product development, to retire in 2002.
- Conservatives chide GOP chair.
Guilford, Dave // Advocate; 03/30/99, Issue 782, p18
Reports on Christian conservative group Family Research Council's criticism of Republican Representative Tom Davis for meeting with Virginia-based members of the gay group Log Cabin Republicans. Reaction of Log Cabin Republicans chairman emeritus Robert Kabel to Davis' effort to reach out to...
- GM line execs merge with car, truck groups.
Miller, Joe // Automotive News; 9/25/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5895, p37
Reports on the car and truck groups merged by General Motors Corp. (GMC) and the appointment of Tom Davis as the executive vice president in charge of product development and the vehicle line executives. Responsibilities of the vehicle line executives; Efforts of GMC to bring consistency to its...
- National Headliners.
Booker, Simeon // Jet; 12/20/2004, Vol. 106 Issue 25, p10
Reports on national figures in politics. Actions of Virginia GOP Representative Tom Davis to help D.C. citizens gain voting rights in Congress; Efforts of Detroit Representative John Conyers and civil rights leader Jesse Jackson to reveal the scandal in Ohio on Election Day.
- A SMOKING GIANT'S GOP CONNECTION.
Steel, Michael // National Journal; 7/7/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 27, p2186
Opposes the smoking bills in the United States sponsored by National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Davis and Senator Bill Frist. Provisions of the bills; Statement issued by health groups that oppose the bills; Suspicion of critics on the politics of fundraising.
Fallows, James // Atlantic Monthly (10727825); Aug97, Vol. 280 Issue 2, p82
The article presents an evaluation of the shareware computer software "Zoot," developed by Tom Davis.
- Should Congress Pass H.R. 1108, the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act? PRO.
Fallows, James // Congressional Digest; Dec2008, Vol. 87 Issue 10, p318
Excerpts are presented from remarks made by U.S. Representative Tom Davis during floor debate on tobacco control legislation on July 30, 2008.
Davies, Tom // Event; Apr2011, p57
An interview with Tom Davies, show manager at Future Publishing Auto Events Series, is presented. He explains why he enjoys working on outdoor events, with emphasis on the benefits of outdoor shows compared to indoor events. He mentions that his team at the company still relies on their sales...
- THE BARE BONES.
Forsey, Lindsay // Foodservice & Hospitality; Jun2010, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p10
The article presents several restaurants in Toronto, Ontario that serve barbecue. It includes Buster Rhino owned by Darryl Koster, serves a South Carolina-style of slow cooking dry barbecue, The Stockyards Smokehouse and Larder, owned by Tom Davis and Monique Nanton, and the Baton Rouge...
- AN APPETITE FOR SUCCESS.
SLOAT-SPENCER, JACKIE // Foodservice & Hospitality; Mar2013, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p26
The article discusses the success and achievement of restaurateur Tom Davis who manages the Stockyards Smokehouse and Larder restaurant in Toronto, Ontario. It mentions that the specialty of the restaurants lies in the manner in which the smokers' appliance has been placed. The menus offering of...
- Champion for the independent.
Schultz, Jackie // Paperboard Packaging; Apr98, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p45
Features the three nominees for the 1998 Association of Independent Corrugated Converters (AICC)/`Paperboard Packaging' magazine Hall of Fame. John Allen, president and general manager of Danbury Square Box; Tom Davis, executive vice president of Ward Machinery Company; Richard Eastwood,...
- The natural evolution of NAMA.
Davis, Tom // Agri Marketing; Apr97, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p85
Presents the views of Tom Davis, president of the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA), on his organization. Evolution of NAMA; NAMA's position in the agri-market; NAMA's adaptability to changes in trends.
- Senator Tom Davis?
Todd, Chuck // Washingtonian Magazine; Apr2006, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p41
Features U.S. politician Tom Davis. Plan of Davis to participate in the 2008 senatorial elections; Conservations that led him to decide to seek a House seat reelection in 2006 and prepare for a U.S. Senate bid in 2008; Challenges faced by Davis with regards to balancing his political career and...
- GOOD BAD UGLY.
Todd, Chuck // Network World; 5/26/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p5
The article offers news briefs related to the information technology (IT) industry in the. ING Direct Bank is offering its 6.5 million clients free antiphishing software. Cisco Systems Inc. has denied allegations that it extended help to the Chinese government in its effort to censor the...
- Greater cooperation sought in protecting critical infrastructure.
Todd, Chuck // Issues in Science & Technology; Fall2000, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p29
Deals with the Cyber Security Information Act of 2000 introduced by Representatives Tom Davis and Jim Moran of Virginia in the United States. Goal of the bill; Background of the bill; Vulnerability of computer security in the U.S.
Todd, Chuck // Campaigns & Elections (1996); Nov2007, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p25
The article reports on politics in Virginia. U.S. Rep. Tom Davis' road to the Senate keeps getting rougher. Thanks to a recent decision by the state Republican party, if Davis (R) is to win in the 2008 Republican nomination over former Gov. Jim Gilmore, he will have to do it at a convention of...
- Tom Davis.
Franken, Al // Time; 8/6/2012, Vol. 180 Issue 6, p21
An obituary for Tom Davis, a comedian and former writer for the late night television program "Saturday Night Live," is presented.
- Why Is Tom Davis Smiling?
Van Dyne, Larry // Washingtonian Magazine;
An interview with Virginia Congressman Tom Davis is presented. When asked about the hardest part in working in the Congress, he refers to the schedule which supercedes his time for the family. Davis relates the reasons he prefer being a country supervisor than a congressman. He also identifies...
- Inside dish.
Van Dyne, Larry // Sporting News; 02/08/99, Vol. 223 Issue 6, p71
Presents an update on college basketball in the United States as of February 8, 1999. Pressure on athletic director Bob Bowlsby to force out coach Tom Davis; Actions taken by University of Louisville coach Denny Crum in response to second-half collapses by the Cardinals; Game performance of...
- Tom Davis.
McFadden, Terri // Our States: Virginia; 2011, p1
This article focuses on United States Representative Tom Davis (R-Va.), who was elected in 1994 after serving 12 years representing his local district in the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. The biographical information details Davis' early life and childhood, as well as how his career path...
- AFSA Supports D.C. Voting Rights in Congress.
McFadden, Terri // Foreign Service Journal; Apr2006, Vol. 83 Issue 4, Special section p5
The article reports on the support of the American Foreign Service Association to District of Colombia voting rights in Congress. Tom Davis, a state of Virginia representative, has introduced the bill and was referred to the House Committee on Government Reform as well as to the House Committee...
- Politics 2001.
Gizzi, John // Human Events; 8/6/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 29, p18
Presents news on politics and government in the United States. Reason for the indictment of Democrat T. Frank Hayes and Republican Joseph Santapietro; Role of National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Tom Davis in the reapportionment of several House districts in Virginia; Effect of...
- PUBLISHER'S NOTEBOOK.
Gizzi, John // Credit Union Times; 10/21/2009, Vol. 20 Issue 42, p14
The author presents his views on the movement of credit unions in dealing with best practices with each other in the U.S. He reflects on the statement given by an attendee regarding the presentation of Tom Davis, president of National Association of Credit Union Service Organizations (NACUSO),...
- U.S. Involvement at Major International Air Shows Principally Depends on Agencies' Missions and Aerospace Companies' Resources.
Gizzi, John // GAO Reports; 10/22/2007, p1
The article presents a letter from Ann Calvaresi Barr, director of the Acquisition and Sourcing Management office of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), to legislators Tom Davis and Michael Turner. The letter reports on the result of the study on the participation of the U.S. at...
- Davis' Dilemma.
Gizzi, John // Government Executive; 4/1/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p11
This article presents information on the White House's decision to restructure the federal personnel system for the first time in decades which is putting House Government Reform Committee Chairman Tom Davis in a tough spot. Taking the leadership role in pushing the president's plan might...
- Warner's wide appeal.
Fortier, John // Hill; 9/19/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 107, p33
The article reports on the decision of former Governor Mark Warner to run for the Democrats in the 2008 Senatorial race in Virginia. It states that Warner will be running against Representative Tom Davis, a Republican who has maintained his winning votes in the states suburban territory since...
- Legislation Would Give District of Columbia Greater Budgetary Autonomy.
Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer; 8/4/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32189, p6
Reports on the introduction of the District of Columbia Omnibus Authorization Act, a bill that would give the District of Columbia greater control over its budgetary processes by Representative Tom Davis. Aim of the legislation to allow the city to spend its own money mid-year without coming to...
- Secret Weapon Against Giants: Cooperation.
Moed, Joyce // Credit Union Journal; 7/30/2007, Vol. 11 Issue 30, p1
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- Thomson Learning boss greets private equity with open arms.
Chillingworth, Mark // Information World Review; Jun2007, Issue 236, p2
This article reports that Thomson Learning chief executive officer (CEO) Tom Davy has welcomed the acquisition of his company by venture capitalist Apax Partners. Davy explained that the deal is the best thing for the company and its content. He said that a venture capital company was a better...
- Lutz is a winner, but don't expect overnight miracle.
Chillingworth, Mark // Automotive News; 8/13/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5943, p12
Comments on the automobile industry's reaction to General Motors' (GM) hiring of Bob Lutz as vice chairman and product development chief. Views of Lutz on the difficulty of turning around GM; Potential for culture clash; Retirement of product development executive, Tom Davis.
- Security group shut down.
Carlson, Caron // eWeek; 4/18/2005, Vol. 22 Issue 16, p15
The article reports that fledgling chief information security Officer Exchange, a public-private partnership aimed at improving government IT security, was shut down last week over concerns that its dues and meeting structure created the perception that select companies could buy access to...
Carlson, Caron // New Media Age; 8/4/2005, p39
Presents the author's views on several events related to the media industry in Great Britain as of August 2005. Web-based video service launched by Playboy; Fund raising event being organized by Tom Davis of Mook.
- Davis rebukes state and national GOPin turning down Senate bid.
Blake, Aaron // Hill; 10/26/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 126, p11
The article reports on Representative Tom Davis blaming the state and the Virginia Republican Party in his decision not to run for the Senate in 2008. Davis delivers harsh critique to the Republican Party hurting the party in the general election by keeping its candidates behind closed doors. He...
- DOCTOR TO THE ISLANDS.
Flach, Frederick F. // America; 10/16/1954, Vol. 92 Issue 3, p79
The article reviews the book "Doctor to the Islands," by Tom Davis and Lydia Davis.
- House Passes Postal Reform Legislation.
Flach, Frederick F. // Association Management; Sep2005, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p9
Reports on the passage of the comprehensive postal reform legislation sponsored by House Government Reform Chairman Tom Davis (R-Va.) and Representative John M. McHugh (R-Ny.) in the U.S. Number of votes in favor of the postal reform legislation; Movement toward passing postal reform in time to...
- House OKs Local Control.
Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer; 12/19/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32281, p35
The article states that the U.S. House approved legislation that would allow the District of Columbia to spend locally generated revenue without congressional approval. HR 3508 passed by a voice vote, and was co-sponsored by Eleanor Holmes Norton, the city's nonvoting Democratic delegate in the...
- Golden Eye.
Chu, Jeff // Fast Company; Mar2010, Issue 143, p44
The article presents information on the eyeglasses designer Tom Davies, who began designing custom eyeglass frames for the rich, and has expanded into a mass customization service which is less expensive. His company, TD Tom Davies, uses individual measurements of customers, which are then...
- The Truth About Yellow Pages: Making Them Work for You.
Weinstein, Art; Crittenden, Victoria L. // Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science; Winter98, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p71
The article reviews the book "The Truth About Yellow Pages: Making Them Work for You," by Tom Davis.
Seguin, Marilyn W. // One Eternal Winter; 2001, p6
This section presents the acknowledgements of the author to people who contributed to the book "One Eternal Winter." I am grateful to my friend Tom Davis, professor emeritus at Kent State University in Ohio for his encouragement and advice. He provided research guidance as well as a careful...
- Sacred Work: Planned Parenthood and Its Clergy Alliances.
Walz, Jeff // Politics & Religion; Aug2009, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p347
The article reviews the book "Sacred Work: Planned Parenthood and Its Clergy Alliances," by Tom Davis.
- Why It's Time For CUs To Get Ready For Upgrade To CUSO 3.0.
Bartlett, Michael // Credit Union Journal; 5/10/2010, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p12
The article reports on the upgrade of the network business design of credit unions through the Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO) 3.0 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tom Davis, the president of the National Association of Credit Union Service Organization (NACUSO), cites that the use of the CUSO 3.0...
- NAVCP Meeting Attendees Get Updates on Managed Vision.
Bartlett, Michael // Vision Monday; 5/21/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p42
The article discusses the highlights of the fourth annual conference of the National Association of Vision Care Plans (NAVCP) held at L'Auberge Del Mar in Del Mar, California. Topics discussed during the conference include links between health care and vision care and the future of eye care....
- Musical Chairs: Powerful Chairman Pushes Congressional Seat for D.C.
Reid, Robin T. // Campaigns & Elections (1996); Apr2005, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p10
Reports that Republican Congressman Tom Davis is sponsoring a legislation that would give Washington D.C. residents a vote in the U.S. Congress. Results of public opinion polls on giving the district a vote in the Congress; Problem that may arise in implementing Davis' plan according to Mark...
Harkness, Peter A. // Governing; Jan2001, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p4
Presents an overview of articles published in the January 2001 issue of the "Governing" magazine. Information on a Hart-Teeter organization's study on the benefits of electronic government; Topic of the book "Powering Up"; Background on technology columnist Tom Davies.
- OF INSULT AND INJURY.
Kingsbury, Alex // U.S. News & World Report; 5/1/2006, Vol. 140 Issue 16, p31
A hearing by U.S. Representative Tom Davis of the House Committee on Government Reform about the military payroll system is reported. The military payroll system has caused a number of financial headaches for wounded soldiers returning from Iraq. Because the databases for pay, medical care,...
- DAVIS NAMED NAMA MARKETER OF YEAR FOR 2006.
Kingsbury, Alex // Agri Marketing; May2006, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p28
The article reports that Tom Davis was named the 2006 National Agri-Marketing Association's Marketer of the Year. He was named Group Publisher for the Des Moines, Iowa-based Meredith Corp. and formerly publisher of "Successful Farming" magazine. He envisions a magazine brand as a...
- KEEPING AN EYE ON THE PAST TO PURSUE THE FUTURE.
McHone-Pierce, Meredith // Agri Marketing; May2006, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p30
The article provides some insights into the success of the agricultural publication "Successful Farming," citing the strategies of editor Loren Kruse, Group Publisher Tom Davis and publisher Scott Mortimer. The publication has been successful in nurturing relationships with farmers through...
- Rep. Davis, D.C. Reform Advocate, Says He Won't Seek Re-election.
Schroeder, Peter // Bond Buyer; 1/31/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32806, p6
The article reports on the announcement of Virginia Representative Tom Davis that he will not seek re-election to the U.S. Congress in November 2008. The announcement concludes his 14-year tenure in the U.S. House. Some of his future plans include returning to the private sector. He has...
Welxel, Nathaniel // Hill; 11/1/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 129, p28
The article reports on Former Governor Mark Warner in Virginia, U.S.A. The article highlights that Mark Warner runs for the open seat of outgoing Senator John Warner and attended several events for specific candidates and Democratic Party in preparation for the state elections. It furthers...
- Postal reform bill passes--at last.
Del Franco, Mark; Tierney, Jim // Multichannel Merchant; Jan2007, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p7
The article discusses the passage of the Postal Reform and Accountability Act on December 9, 2006, sponsored by Representative Tom Davis. The bill was scheduled to be signed into law on December 20 and if approved, it will be first major overhaul of the U.S. Postal Service since the Postal...