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the minimum velocity needed to escape a gravitational field

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Each having founded at least one company and all armed with more than twenty years of successful operations experience, Escape Velocity partners bring to bear track records and tenure at some of the most successful and innovative companies and organizations, such as Silicon Graphics, Oracle, Hewlett-Packard, Software Publishing Corporation, Intuit, Excite, IDG, KPMG, Visa, AVNET, Nintendo, Sega, Petstore.
The doomed star's momentum was transferred to the stellar twosome, boosting the duo to escape velocity from the galaxy.
Contactless technologies are approaching escape velocity with a expanding diversity of applications and novel approaches as we continue to develop new and innovative solutions in payments, identity, NFC and other areas," said Charles Walton, executive vice president at INSIDE Contactless.
Geoffrey Moore -- A sought-after business strategyand technology expert; author of Escape Velocity and the well known Crossing the Chasm.
members elected Eric Chacon of Citigroup, Bob Daniel of Escape Velocity, and David Frankel of SAP, to terms on the OMG Board of Directors during their quarterly Technical Meeting on September 20 in Orlando, FL.
com)-- Escape Velocity Systems (EVS), a Boulder, Colorado based ERP software and services business announces today the company President, Evan Garber, will be speaking during the process manufacturing ERP session titled "Arm Yourself With New Tools to Win Process Manufacturing Clients" at Sage Insights 2010.
com)-- Escape Velocity Systems (EVS), a Boulder, Colorado based ERP innovation group is proud to announce today that King's Hawaiian Bakery, the Torrance, California based company and the leading makers of Hawaiian Sweet Bread and top-selling branded dinner rolls, has selected EVS to provide them with the next generation of process manufacturing software designed specifically for today's commercial bakery manufacturers.
com)-- Escape Velocity Systems (EVS), a Boulder, Colorado based ERP innovation group is proud to announce today that Van de Vries Spice Corporation, the leading importer, processor and supplier of premium quality ingredients to the food manufacturing, bakery supply and food distribution industries, has selected EVS to provide them with the next generation of process manufacturing software designed specifically for today's food manufacturers.
BMI View: The UK economy could be close to hitting escape velocity, following many quarters of sluggish growth.
Keith is a world class leader who drives organizations to achieve escape velocity," said Pete Solvik, DocuSign board member and managing director of Sigma Partners.
Now, if the escape velocity is the speed of light, this means that light can leave the host and travel out to infinity and come to rest there.
Indeed one was left wondering what strange trajectories Jason Koumas, who did not travel due to a virus, might conjure up when he reaches escape velocity from Olofinjana's orbit.
economy has been unable to achieve escape velocity, but the amount of monetary and fiscal stimulus in the system has proven adequate enough to keep it going at a 1-2 percent [gross domestic product] pace.
Satya has been a key part of so many successful companies that when he chose to join FacialNetwork full-time, I knew we would achieve escape velocity.