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Publication date - Thursday, January 27, 2000
prices lowering, change evident soon
average price of self-serve regular unleaded gasoline increased
significantly since last January, according to an AAA Texas survey.
current Texas statewide average price per gallon is $1.22. The average
price in the Dallas area is $1.254.
statewide average price in January 1999 was 90 cents.
will find slightly lower prices at the pump than they did just a few weeks
ago. However, they will find they're paying higher prices for gas than
what they paid this time last year," said AAA spokesman Rose Rougeau.
national average price for the same gallon is $1.289, up more than 30
cents since last January.
announced Super Bowl Sweepstakes winner
Conover of Plano has been announced as winner of HotJobs.com Ltd.'s
nationwide "Get in the Game" Super Bowl Sweepstakes.
winner, selected randomly from more than 15,000 entries, is being awarded
a complete Super Bowl XXXIV dream vacation, including free hotel
accommodations and tickets to the game.
is attending with her husband Ray Flores. She is a native of New Jersey
and a Giants fan. Her husband is a native Texan and a Dallas Cowboys fan.
They said they are favoring the former Houston team, the Tennessee Titans.
in the Game" entries were submitted by online registration or
postcard and had to be received no later than Dec. 17, 1999.
told HotJobs.com that she's not using their job placement services at
least for the time being.
love the HotJobs site," she said. "Even though I am very happy
with my job, it's always good to see what other opportunities are out
appointed to legal affairs, Spurr to global sales
Technologies Inc., headquartered in Plano, has appointed Jay Kendry vice
president of legal affairs and Rick Spurr executive vice president of
global sales and services.
appointments were made by John Ryan, president and CEO. He said, "I
believe this executive restructuring will make us a much stronger team as
we head into the new millennium."
whose NASDAQ symbol is "ENTU," is a company that specializes in
solutions for e-business.
left Nortel Networks to head up Entrust Technologies' legal department in
1997 and has since been the company's prime legal counsel.
joined Entrust in May 1997, and has helped the company build a quality
global distribution capability which to date reaches 30 countries around
Technologies provides products and services that allow e-businesses to
manage trusted, secure electronic transactions and communications over
today's advanced networks, including Internet, extranets and intranets.
1994, Entrust Technologies has been providing solutions to global
enterprises, government entities, small to mid-sized businesses and
individuals. Over four million Entrust Technologies users have been
licensed with digital certificates to date.
Technologies Inc. has offices in Canada, the United States, the United
Kingdom, Switzerland, Germany and Japan.
additional information, visit www.entrust.com.
receives National Hispanic in Technology Award
Gabriel Rincon-Mora of Texas Instruments has been named recipient of the
2000 National Hispanic in Technology Award.
senior design engineer will receive the award during the 22nd annual
National Technical and Career Conference on Jan. 28 in Washington, D.C.
award is recognized by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and
honors the top Hispanic engineer who has made outstanding contributions in
the fields of engineering and science.
Rincon-Mora is an inventor, author and designer of numerous patents,
publications and products in the field of analog integrated circuit design
and serves as an adjunct professor for Georgia Institute of Technology.
work at TI and Georgia Tech helped establish a multi-million dollar TI
sponsorship of Georgia Tech's engineering program.
received his B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Florida
International University and his M.S. and Ph.D. from Georgia Tech.
to appear at Adolphus Hotel
Petty, NASCAR Winston cup leader, was on hand Wednesday in the Sprint
booth at the Call Center 2000 conference and trade show at Wyndham Anatole
Hotel's conference center.
Burt Bacharach is scheduled to appear tonight at the Adolphus Hotel in
downtown Dallas for the Alexis de Toqueville Society, the division of
United Way that encompasses its largest contributor. On hand will be
former national United Way president Ruth Sharp Altshuler.