bessemer bessemer  /ˈbɛ sə mər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) British inventor and metallurgist who developed the Bessemer process (1813-1898)

News

  1. Investigation into Bessemer dialysis deaths ends with no links found

    Investigation, however, did find deficiencies at Bessemer Kidney Center.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Birmingham News

  2. Bessemer City police chief organizing new department

    Thomas Ellis started shaping a vision for Bessemer City’s new police department when he was still just a candidate for the chief’s job.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Charlotte Observer

  3. Elevator Pitch: Ethan Kurzweil of Bessemer Ventures

    For Father's Day, this week's edition of Elevator Pitch features Ethan Kurzweil of Bessemer Venture Partners. Kurzweil was just 28 when he broke into venture capital five years ago, and he's since led the venerable firm's investments in such high-profile startups as Playdom, Twitch.tv , Reputation.com and Piazza. His father, Ray, was also an early bloomer: As a high schooler in the 1960s, he was ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: San Jose Mercury News

Quotes

  1. "When a judge is indicted for dozens of felony charges and is alleged to have violated the laws he swore to uphold, it is extremely serious and deeply disturbing," Attorney General Troy King said in a statement. "The people of Bessemer and...
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Troy King Source: Bizjournals.com

  2. "Bessemer views nanopharmaceuticals, and in particular, Tempo's approach to nanopharmaceuticals, as an unprecedented investment opportunity within the marketplace," said Christopher Gabrieli, Senior Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners. "We...
    on Jan 3, 2008 By: Chris Gabrieli Source: FOX News

  3. "We started focusing on the Preakness immediately after the Santa Anita Derby," Pletcher said on Friday. "He has only been long a couple times, and in the one start at Churchill [in the Bessemer Trust Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)], it wasn't...
    on May 11, 2007 By: Todd Pletcher Source: Thoroughbred Times

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subordinate subordinate
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