Comments
yourfanat wrote: I am using another tool for Oracle developers - dbForge Studio for Oracle. This IDE has lots of usefull features, among them: oracle designer, code competion and formatter, query builder, debugger, profiler, erxport/import, reports and many others. The latest version supports Oracle 12C. More information here.
Cloud Expo on Google News
SYS-CON.TV
Cloud Expo & Virtualization 2009 East
PLATINUM SPONSORS:
IBM
Smarter Business Solutions Through Dynamic Infrastructure
IBM
Smarter Insights: How the CIO Becomes a Hero Again
Microsoft
Windows Azure
GOLD SPONSORS:
Appsense
Why VDI?
CA
Maximizing the Business Value of Virtualization in Enterprise and Cloud Computing Environments
ExactTarget
Messaging in the Cloud - Email, SMS and Voice
Freedom OSS
Stairway to the Cloud
Sun
Sun's Incubation Platform: Helping Startups Serve the Enterprise
POWER PANELS:
Cloud Computing & Enterprise IT: Cost & Operational Benefits
How and Why is a Flexible IT Infrastructure the Key To the Future?
Click For 2008 West
Event Webcasts
Patriot Adds Grimes To Management Team

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Rail Corp. ("Patriot"), a leading operator of short line and regional freight railroads, today announced the addition of George Avery Grimes, PE, PhD, ("Avery") to its management team as Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer.  Grimes will be responsible for revenue growth through initiation and evaluation of strategic acquisitions, infrastructure investments, and margin expansion opportunities.  He will also be Patriot's liaison with Class I freight railroad strategic projects. 

Grimes brings over 36-years experience in the rail transportation industry.  His expertise includes organizational restructuring, investment analysis, strategic planning, transportation operations, railroad engineering, railroad economics, railroad finance, and business development. 

Grimes has served in a number of senior level positions at Class I freight railroads Missouri Pacific, Union Pacific, and Kansas City Southern.  He also served as SVP-Strategic Planning with short line holding company OmniTrax.

Most recently, Grimes served as Deputy CEO at Metrolink (Southern California Regional Rail Authority) and at Metra (Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corporation). In both positions he helped revive and transform the agency through organizational evaluation and restructuring, strategic planning around critical issues, negotiations with freight railroads, project management improvements, Senior Leadership Team development and CEO communications.

Grimes achieved his Doctorate Degree at the University of Illinois in railroad engineering, economics, and finance.  His research efforts at Illinois developed innovative economic theories linking freight rail investment and profit maximization that serves as the standard today.  He is a Visiting Professor at the University of Illinois' Railroad Transportation and Engineering Center and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Missouri and Washington.  He also holds a Master's in Civil Engineering (University of Nebraska) and a Bachelor's in Civil Engineering (University of Illinois).

Patriot Rail President & CEO John Fenton, commenting on the addition of Grimes, said, "Avery has an extraordinary track record of success as a senior transportation executive.  He is broadly recognized as one of the top authorities on rail economics and investment/profit maximization.  Highly sought after in policy circles, Avery has testified before the Surface Transportation Board on railroad economic theory.  He also serves as Chairman of the prestigious Transportation Research Board's (TRB) Committee on Freight Rail Transportation.  He brings a unique rail leadership perspective to Patriot."

Patriot Rail Corp. is a leading short line and regional freight railroad holding company based in Boca Raton, Florida.  Patriot Rail currently owns and operates 13 short line freight railroads comprising approximately 500 total rail miles in 13 states.  For more information on Patriot Rail Corp., please visit us at www.patriotrail.com

SOURCE Patriot Rail Corp.

About PR Newswire
Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Cloud Developer Stories
How do APIs and IoT relate? The answer is not as simple as merely adding an API on top of a dumb device, but rather about understanding the architectural patterns for implementing an IoT fabric. There are typically two or three trends: Exposing the device to a management framewo...
"Matrix is an ambitious open standard and implementation that's set up to break down the fragmentation problems that exist in IP messaging and VoIP communication," explained John Woolf, Technical Evangelist at Matrix, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4–6, 201...
The Internet of Things will put IT to its ultimate test by creating infinite new opportunities to digitize products and services, generate and analyze new data to improve customer satisfaction, and discover new ways to gain a competitive advantage across nearly every industry. In...
Cultural, regulatory, environmental, political and economic (CREPE) conditions over the past decade are creating cross-industry solution spaces that require processes and technologies from both the Internet of Things (IoT), and Data Management and Analytics (DMA). These solution ...
The Internet of Things will greatly expand the opportunities for data collection and new business models driven off of that data. In her session at @ThingsExpo, Esmeralda Swartz, CMO of MetraTech, discussed how for this to be effective you not only need to have infrastructure and...
Subscribe to the World's Most Powerful Newsletters
Subscribe to Our Rss Feeds & Get Your SYS-CON News Live!
Click to Add our RSS Feeds to the Service of Your Choice:
Google Reader or Homepage Add to My Yahoo! Subscribe with Bloglines Subscribe in NewsGator Online
myFeedster Add to My AOL Subscribe in Rojo Add 'Hugg' to Newsburst from CNET News.com Kinja Digest View Additional SYS-CON Feeds
Publish Your Article! Please send it to editorial(at)sys-con.com!

Advertise on this site! Contact advertising(at)sys-con.com! 201 802-3021



SYS-CON Featured Whitepapers
ADS BY GOOGLE