Client Headlines 2011

11/1/2011 Galtronics – Above Ground Level (AGL) MIMO Offers Advantages for 750-MHz LTE iDas Networks 12/8/2011 Alignment, Inc. – Classy Career Girl Book Giveaway for the Career Girl Too Busy to Network 11/28/2011 Knight Oil Tools – Baton Rouge Greater Business Report Moving Up  11/20/2011 Knight Oil Tools – The Advocate People in Business November 2011 SMU Cox Executive Education – Petroleum Africa 4th Dimension Leadership in Oil and Gas 11/17/2011 Alignment, Inc. –  MakeGirlfriends.com Is this seat taken?  11/14/2011 Alignment, Inc. –  Women of HR Do we treat our people like they are our greatest asset? 11/13/2011 Knight Oil Tools – The Daily Advertiser “People in Business” column (print edition) featured Chris Camos’ executive hire 11/10/2011 Rebuilding Together Greater Dallas –  FOX 4 Veteran’s Home Restored After Fire 11/4/2011 Afrizo! –  Good Day, FOX 4 Afrizo gospel music by Afrizo November 2011...

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MURA Initiative Makes Strong Showing at SPE Digital Energy Conference 2011

It was hard to walk the exhibit hall at the SPE Digital Energy Conference and not see the letters M-U-R-A or hear about its impact on integrated operations. The Microsoft Upstream Reference Architecture (MURA) Initiative, a collaboration by Microsoft and its oil and gas industry partners, is working to develop an IT reference architecture that will further the flow of upstream information. This week’s SPE event proved to be the perfect venue to address this industry need and meet stakeholders. Eight members of the initiative, including Energistics, Halliburton, Honeywell, Logica, K2, PointCross, The Information Store and VRcontext, displayed a tabletop MURA pyramid in their booths and highlighted MURA’s progress with attendees. Brooks & Associates provides marketing and partner communications support for the MURA Initiative. Also of note this week, Microsoft’s Paul Nguyen presented MURA technical updates at the Esri...

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Microsoft and Toyota Meet in Redmond to Announce Strategic Partnership

Brooks & Associates was on hand this week to support a Microsoft customer announcement with automotive maker Toyota. The two companies plan to build a global platform for Toyota’s telematics services using the Windows Azure platform. The news includes a live video press conference and targeted pitches to global business and automotive publications. Read...

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Client Headlines 2010

12/30/10 SMU Cox Executive Education – CLO Magazine Creating Leaders in a Volatile Industry 12/29/10 SMU Cox Executive Education – Pipeline & Gas Journal Global Enterprise Leadership in Energy Program 11/01/10 SMU Cox Executive Education – Marketing News Brand M.B.A.: Lessons from SMU Cox School of Business 10/31/10 SMU Cox Executive Education – The Dallas Morning News Education Notes: SMU to Offer Business Strategy Program 10/26/10 Microsoft Worldwide Oil & Gas Industry – Digital Energy Journal Microsoft Upstream Reference Architecture Initiative – 25 Members 10/04/10 Rent-A-Center – The Californian Rent-A-Center Set to Open in Soledad 10/01/10 Rent-A-Center – NEMS Daily Journal Rent-A-Center to Have Ribbon Cutting Today 10/01/10 SMU Cox Executive Education – Offshore Engineer Educating the Executives 9/22/10 Microsoft Worldwide Oil & Gas Industry – E&P Daily News (SPE ATCE Show Daily) Results of IT Survey Released 9/22/10 Rent-A-Center –...

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Brooks & Associates’ Virginia Brooks and Robyn Brown Take Home Award of Merit at 2010 IABC Dallas Quill Awards

HOWE, Texas (October 5, 2010) – The Microsoft campaign ‘Social Media Goes Mainstream in Oil & Gas’ continues to gain award recognition with an Award of Merit at the IABC Dallas Quill awards. The Brooks & Associates team was recognized at an awards ceremony at the Belo Mansion in Dallas on September 29. The team was also awarded a certificate of excellence in public relations from the Houston chapter of the American Marketing Association earlier this year for the campaign. Related Content: News Release: Dallas International Association of Business Communicators Celebrates Excellence at 2010 Quill Awards AMA Houston Certificate of Excellence Case Study: Social Media Goes Mainstream in Oil & Gas Blog: Honoring a Winning...

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