PPG Platinum Conference draws record-breaking number of Canadians

The most recent PPG Platinum Distributor conference drew a record-breaking number of Canadians.

By Dylan O’Hagan Las Vegas, Nevada — March 10, 2016 — PPG recently concluded its 25th annual Platinum Distributors conference. This year was a smashing success for the Canadian contingent, with a record-breaking number of Canadian distributors travelling to take part in the conference. The 2016 PPG Platinum Conference took place in Las Vegas, Nevada. […]

Toyota boosts autonomous team with Jaybridge Robotics

Gill Pratt (left) and Toyota's President Akio Toyoda at the launch announcement of TRI in 2015. Pratt heads up the Toyota Research Insitute (TRI), with the stated goal of developing vehicles that are incapable of crashing.

By Mike Davey Cambridge, Massachusetts — March 10, 2016 — Toyota has just increased its autonomous vehicle development by hiring the entire 16-member Jaybridge Robotics team. The staff from Jaybridge Robotics will work under the Toyota Research Institute (TRI), headed up by Gill Pratt. “TRI’s mission is to bridge the gap between research and product […]

Michelle Sullivan joins Most Influential Women list for 2016

Michelle Sullivan of FinishMaster is the 2016 recipient of the Most Influent Women award.

Leesburg, Virginia — March 10, 2016 — The Women’s Industry Network (WIN) has announced this year’s recipient of the Most Influential Women award for 2016. After reviewing the nominations, one inspirational industry leader was selected to receive the honour: Michelle Sullivan, Regional Vice President for FinishMaster. Consulting firm MiddleEdge was contracted as a third-party entity […]