CatchThis Blog / naming blunder

Laurel Sutton

November 23, 2009

I’m probably late to the game on this one, but: Really? Seriously?

Mark Skoultchi

June 25, 2009

[Today it was announced that the Russian energy giant Gazprom would enter into a joint venture with the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation. The new firm, to be called Nigaz, is set to build refineries, pipelines and gas power stations in Nigeria.] Apparently Gazprom, a Global 500 company with nearly 400,000 employees (no exaggeration) doesn’t have […]

Laurel Sutton

February 17, 2009

The announcement was so made so quietly that one might even call it stealthy – or perhaps covert. Over the long Presidents’ Day weekend, when people were distracted, busy with Valentine’s Day, and generally thinking about whether they would have jobs to come back to, the military contractor Blackwater officially changed its name to Xe. […]