first_imgWFS Technologies has appointed Jim Darroch as a new chief technology officer to drive its evolving product portfolio and software development roadmap.Jim Darroch has been appointed CTO to own the company’s product vision and roadmap, and to expand the product engineering team to meet growing client demands for its existing product range.Jim brings with him a wealth of experience in leading engineering teams and the development of Internet of Things product strategies, most recently where he was globally accountable for the delivery of an Intelligent IoT Edge ecosystem in Honeywell’s ‘Connected Enterprise’ organisation.Prior to Honeywell, Jim spent several years at Artesyn (formerly Emerson) as senior director and vice president of Engineering, leading the planning and execution of the company’s global software and product engineering strategies.“WFS impressed me as a clear thought leader in developing subsea wireless and compute technology to solve customers’ problems in some of the world’s harshest operating environments,” Jim said.“While there is a great deal of synergy with other emerging IoT use cases, Subsea IoT presents enough challenges and opportunities to make WFS a fascinating place to work.“With a solid technology foundation and a talented development team already in place, I am incredibly excited to join the team at this time to help drive, and deliver, our product vision.”last_img read more

first_imgAnyone with information is urged to call PBSO Dispatch 561-688-3400. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office found a 7-year-old boy riding his bicycle early Monday morning in the area of 10th Ave N and Congress Avenue in central Palm Beach County.PBSO is asking for the public’s help in finding the family of the boy.Help us find Brandon’s family. The 7 years old was found riding his bicycle in the area of 10th Ave N and Congress Ave, in #LakeWorth, early this morning. Anyone with information is urged to call PBSO Dispatch 561-688-3400. pic.twitter.com/zX6PGlEmGv— PBSO (@PBCountySheriff) December 23, 2019last_img read more

first_imgTo ensure that youths dissipate their energy on profitable activities, effort would be geared toward raising the profile of sports to ensure that Lagos continues to be the hub of sports sector in Nigeria.The All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Candidate in Lagos, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who believes that huge opportunities exist in sports, pledged at the weekend to utilize the sector to empowers youths when voted into office.“We know we have a huge opportunity in sports and the youths are always very energetic to do sports. What we are going to do is to identify the sports where we have strength in and look for partners that we can work with. sanwo olu “The government will build more facilities but we need the private sector for sports development to be sustained so that we can utilize the energy that I can see from all of the youths that are in Lagos, including those that wish to do athletics, football and any kind of sports. This will be under our entertainment and tourism plans, that is where we have sports and we are going to be heavy on it,” Sanwo-Olu said this during the ‘Lagos Walk With Sanwo-Olu’ fitness exercise organised by 39142 Group in Lagos at the weekend.He added: “As you can see, we are all here to pass on the message that ours is going to be a keep fit government which underscores the importance of staying healthy. Healthy living is what we will be propagating through sports. You know that is only when you have a healthy environment that you have a wealthy state.“We will work out a plan to have this walk initiative regularly when we get into government. It might not be every Saturday but we will have it in every part of Lagos. We will go round different locations, different divisions, and encourage people to come out and walk with us, so that they free themselves of little illnesses by exercising their body and, by walking, they will be able to think better,” he noted.The walk which took off from the Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS) and terminated at the Muri Okunola Park, had several youths across the state taking part in the 10km fitness exerciseShare this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

first_imgShare SBC Events has reacted to the huge success of last month’s Betting on Football conference by scaling up the exhibition space to drive innovation and product display at Betting on Sports 2017 (13-15 September).The Olympia Conference Centre in Kensington in London will now be hosting up to 50 exhibitors across the first two days of #boscon2017, which will include operators, suppliers, service providers, sports clubs, media companies, affiliates, payment providers and regulators.Betting on Sports 2017 is the second incarnation of the largest international sports and betting trade conference, which is focused on everything related to sports and betting, including esports, tennis, rugby, basketball, and golf.Featuring 35 sessions and eight conference tracks across three conference rooms, the event is expected to attract more than 1,000 senior executives and up to 135 leading industry speakers. The half price early bird ticket promotion will expire in two weeks time, so people are encouraged to book now for the best value conference pass in the industry. Click here to pick up your Betting on Sports 2017 ticket.Rasmus Sojmark, SBC Founder & CEO, commented: “We’ve had such a good response to Betting on Football that it made sense to widen the opportunities for companies wanting to exhibit at Betting on Sports. It gives us the chance to help showcase an even wider variety of product and services to the leaders of the global betting industry.”Just last month, a survey carried out by SBC Events found that no less than 100% of the Betting on Football 2017 exhibitors that responded were interested in returning for Betting on Sports, while 97.4% said they would recommend the event to a colleague. Operators and suppliers were unified in their praise of the event, which will be replicated on an even bigger level for Betting on Sports.Sergey Portnov, CEO of Parimatch, said: “This type of event from SBC plays an inherent part in industry life, and can change the destiny of your company.”Niels Erik Folmann, CEO of Danske Spil, commented: “I had two amazing days at Stamford Bridge. The event offered the perfect mix of great sessions and relevant business meetings. It’s probably the best industry event I’ve attended to date.”Jesper Kärrbrink, CEO of Mr Green, added: “SBC Events are driving innovation and the development of an industry like ours.”Martin Wachter, CEO of Golden Race, concluded: “We have had some very interesting meetings, and now we are moving forward with the biggest players in the industry. I can’t wait for Betting on Sports.”Click here to pick up your Betting on Sports 2017 ticket. The early bird 50% off discount is available until 15 June.If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at #boscon2017, please contact us on [email protected] Share StumbleUpon Danske Spil calls for esports makeover with Pinnacle Solution August 25, 2020 Submit Danish FA backs Danske Spil’s Safe Play campaign August 24, 2020 Parimatch hails top talent of inaugural ‘Universal Sports & Games Hackathon’ August 14, 2020 Related Articleslast_img read more