While many companies hunkered down
and simply tried to make it through this tough year, the LOCHHEAD list recognizes a few visionary business leaders, spanning a cross-section of industries, who managed to rise above the clatter, and capitalize on new growth opportunities with shrewd marketing coups.
Salt Lake City was armed to the teeth and hunkered down
like a frontier garrison.
While much of the national business sector has hunkered down
to ride out the recession, the technology sector continues to innovate," said Chris Shipley, executive producer of DEMO 2002.
Marines hunkered down
on Guadalcanal, a jungle island in the South Pacific nobody had ever heard of.
Lalario, Davis and their coworkers are now hunkered down
for the long and sunless polar winter at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, where the thermometer outside dips well below the temperatures found in most freezers.
The BMG party at the Avalon in Hollywood was a primo destination for stars who hunkered down
in the VIP Hennessey Lounge, including Christina Aguilera, in a colorful sequined Roberto Cavalli mini, Kelly Osbourne, Ellen DeGeneres, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Paris Hilton and Nick Carter, Gene Simmons, Lisa Loeb, Meg and Jack White (looking more like Michael Jackson every day) and Steven Tyler's clone, Steven Cojocaru, ``Entertainment Tonight's'' new fashion freak.
We have been hunkered down
since last October, and we are now positioned to grow exponentially through our marketing campaigns and acquisitions.
Lawyers with the San Fernando Valley Bar Association spent the first day serving as settlement coaches and mediators, while judges cleared their calendars and hunkered down
in chambers with the litigants themselves.
lost track of time while hunkered down
in their backyard bunker
Shoppers and strikers hunkered down
Saturday during the first full weekend of what could be a protracted labor dispute at Southern California's major grocery store chains, as many shoppers refused to cross picket lines at Vons, Albertson's and Ralphs stores in the San Fernando Valley.
Then, product and service providers hunkered down
and got to work.
Mick Fleetwood was hunkered down
in a Los Angeles studio, working on former Fleetwood Mac member Lindsey Buckingham's next solo project, when the door began to rattle.
After nearly two days, Galton slipped down a mountainside about 20 to 30 feet Friday afternoon and, with a 50-foot drop below him, stayed hunkered down
For example, the pattern and practice of the LAUSD school board being hunkered down
in closed-door, secret meetings continues.
Standing in his Air Force uniform before about 40 members of the Glendale Memorial 50-plus program, Barber recounted the day and evening of June 6, 1944, when he hunkered down
in a foxhole on the beach while the troops around him shot at ``everything and anything.