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All aboard! The people behind the WindWings ship’s maiden voyages.

The Pyxis Ocean was the first bulk carrier retrofitted with 37-meter-long (150 feet), airplane-style wings, called WindWings. Developed by BAR Technologies and ...
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2024 Edison Awards honor innovation

The 2024 Edison Awards event was underway Thursday, April18, 2024 at the Caloosa Sound Convention Center in Fort Myers. The ...
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Edison Awards Celebrate 2024 Innovation Winners at Annual Gala

Edison Achievement Award Given to Leaders from SpaceX and NASA JPL Fort Myers, FL – The Edison Awards, an organization ...
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Lee County: 30 Years of Business Excellence…and Counting

It has been just over 30 years since the Horizon Council was formed in Lee County and much has changed ...
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The Edison Awards Announces Annual Achievement Award Honorees for 2024

Distinguished innovation leaders Gwynne Shotwell and Dr. Laurie Leshin named recipients of world’s foremost innovation award   CHICAGO, IL.–October 27, ...
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Nominations Open for 2024 Edison Awards

Nominations due November 10 for globally renowned annual competition honoring diverse leaders in innovation   CHICAGO, IL. –October 19, 2023– ...
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Lewis Latimer Fellowship Program Hosts Memorial Event Celebrating Namesake

Historic event commemorates the life and achievements of Innovator Lewis Howard Latimer, headstone unveiled to adorn renowned inventor’s resting place. ...
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Intelfuse Awarded Silver at the 2023 Edison Awards

Congratulations to Intelfuse for winning an Edison Award in the Critical Infrastructure category. Founded by Nigel Barry, Jeff Filip and ...
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