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Olympic Games

Overview page. Subjects: Sport and Leisure.

An ancient Greek festival with athletic, literary, and musical competitions held at Olympia every four years, traditionally from 776 bc until abolished by the Roman emperor Theodosius I in...

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Thompson, Patricia

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 109 words.

Born Glasgow 13 Oct. 1975; d of James and Alison Thompson; partner, Jamie Cunningham

Commercial Partnerships Director, Special Olympics...

Doyle, Edward

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 268 words.

OBE 1952

Born Richmond, Victoria, 7 March 1892; m 1917, Olga Marie, d of B. F. Kritz, South Yarra, Melbourne; died 11 Sept. 1965

Honorary Editor, Official...

The Power of Systems Integration

Andrew Davies.

in The Oxford Handbook of Megaproject Management

April 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Business Strategy. 8958 words.

This chapter presents a case study of the construction of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The approach to systems integration used to deliver London 2012 addressed the two...

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Iconic brands of the 20th and 21st centuries

Overview page. Subjects: Marketing.

The 20th century witnessed the phenomenon of brand building on a global scale. Although multiple elements of marketing were used to build and develop brands, the major instrument of the...

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Gilbert, A. C.

Frederick J. Augustyn.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online December 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1352 words.

Gilbert, A. C. (15 February 1884–25 January 1961), toy manufacturer, marketer, and lobbyist, was born Alfred Carlton Gilbert, the son of Frank Gilbert, a banker, and Charlotte Ann Hovenden...

Brundage, Avery

Allen Guttmann.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 2163 words.

Brundage, Avery (28 September 1887–08 May 1975), athlete, businessman, and sports administrator, was born in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Charles Brundage, a stonecutter, and Amelia...