Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors

Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button


DHgate

Home > Press > New Partnership: Nano-oriented but not Nano-sized

Abstract:
The Aker Partners—one of the first firms to address the communications challenges facing the nanotechnology sector—has joined forces with one of nanotech's preeminent scientific consultants to offer an unprecedented array of communications, risk management, and public affairs services.

New Partnership: Nano-oriented but not Nano-sized

Washington, DC | Posted on September 25th, 2007

Aker is teaming up with NanoReg, a professional services firm founded by John DiLoreto, a career chemical engineer who created and directed the American Chemistry Council's Nanotechnology Panel; and publishes one of the industry's top sources for nanotechnology news (NanoReg News.)

"Blending the Aker team's combined experience of nearly 100 years in media outreach, direct communication and marketing with John's background in the chemical industry creates a powerful new ‘compound'—one that can benefit companies that both produce and use nanotechnology," said Colburn Aker, managing partner of The Aker Partners.

"Our partnership will help nanotech companies monitor, address and resolve the growing environmental, health and safety issues concerning nano-engineered products," DiLoreto said. "It would be a tremendous loss to our society's future if misconceptions about nanotechnology were the basis of government standards that could limit benefits offered by this sector."

Together, the two firms will offer a range of services including reputation management; investor relations; public affairs; plus crisis and marketing communications.

For details, or examples of previous successes, please log on to http://www.akerpartners.com or contact Sanda Pecina (202-367-1622, .)

####

About The Aker Partners
Since its inception in 1983, Washington-based The Aker Partners has represented more than 500 clients, providing public affairs, health care and marketing communications, plus its trademarked NetPR® Internet communications service. It is the nation’s only Partner-Directed Communications and Marketing® firm and also serves as the Washington office of the Public Relations Global Network Inc., which offers clients more than 50 offices worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.akerpartners.com .

About NanoReg
A career chemical engineer and chemical industry consultant, John DiLoreto founded NanoReg—a professional services firm specializing in environmental, health and safety issues related to the development, production and use of nanoscale materials—in 2006. NanoReg publishes the NanoReg Report ( http://www.nanoregnews.com ,) a subscription e-newsletter providing up-to-the-minute nanotechnology news culled from weekly review of nearly one thousand peer-reviewed journal articles on nanotechnology. The creator and director of the American Chemistry Council’s Nanotechnology Panel (a consortium of major producers and users of nanomaterials that advocates a variety of regulatory, environmental, health and safety issues), DiLoreto is recognized by Lux Research as a key player in the nanotechnology arena and he may be contacted directly for additional information (301-987-0924, ).

For more information, please click here

Contacts:
Sanda Pecina
(202)789-2424

Copyright © The Aker Partners

If you have a comment, please Contact us.

Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

Announcements

Host-guest nanowires for efficient water splitting and solar energy storage February 7th, 2016

UTHealth research looks at nanotechnology to help prevent preterm birth February 7th, 2016

Graphene is strong, but is it tough? Berkeley Lab scientists find that polycrystalline graphene is not very resistant to fracture February 7th, 2016

Lithium battery catalyst found to harm key soil microorganism February 7th, 2016

Environment

Scientists have put a high precision blood assay into a simple test strip: Researchers have developed a new biosensor test system based on magnetic nanoparticles February 3rd, 2016

Herbal Extracts Applied to Synthesize Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles January 28th, 2016

FLEXcon shares insights on developments and safety guidelines in nanotechnology: FLEXcon hosted New England Nanotechnology Association event, discussing latest industry activities and innovations January 25th, 2016

Highly efficient heavy metal ions filter January 25th, 2016

Safety-Nanoparticles/Risk management

Lithium battery catalyst found to harm key soil microorganism February 7th, 2016

Are some people more likely to develop adverse reactions to nanoparticle-based medicines? January 31st, 2016

Too-few proteins prompt nanoparticles to clump: Rice scientists: Blood serum proteins must find balance with therapeutic nanoparticles January 29th, 2016

FLEXcon shares insights on developments and safety guidelines in nanotechnology: FLEXcon hosted New England Nanotechnology Association event, discussing latest industry activities and innovations January 25th, 2016

Alliances/Trade associations/Partnerships/Distributorships

Vesper Collaborates with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Deliver First Piezoelectric MEMS Microphones: Acoustic sensing company works with top foundry to support mass-market consumer products January 21st, 2016

Imec and Cloudtag Collaborate on High Quality Frictionless Wearables for Lifestyle Coaching: Next-generation health and fitness tracker Cloudtag TrackTM launched at CES 2016 January 7th, 2016

Technical partnership at the top – Oxford Instruments and Zurich Instruments announce a technical collaboration for low temperature physics January 7th, 2016

Production of Graphene Oxide Nanosheets to Economize Fuel Cells January 1st, 2016

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE




  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More











ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project







Car Brands
Buy website traffic