midas midas  /ˈmaɪ dəs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (Greek legend) the greedy king of Phrygia who Dionysus gave the power to turn everything he touched into gold

News

  1. Mercy hospitals win Platinum Quality Award

    Midas+, A Xerox Company, a leading provider of solutions to manage, measure and monitor the quality of healthcare, named Mercy Health — Anderson and Clermont Hospitals winners of its Platinum Quality Award
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  2. Midas List 2013: The Top 10

    Rank: 1Jim Breyer takes the Midas crown again this year largely due to his firm's early $12.7 million bet on Harvard drop-out Mark Zuckerberg. With an 11% stake at the IPO, Accel Partners was Facebook's second largest shareholder after Zuck (Breyer is on Facebook's board but recently announced he would be stepping down). To wit, he's an investor in Legendary Pictures, the company behind 'The ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Delmas to Include South Africa in MIDAS Service

    Delmas will upgrade its MIDAS Line service, connecting India’s west coast and the Middle East with South Africa and West Africa, by extending coverage to South Africa.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Journal of Commerce Online

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Quotes

  1. "I'm proud to be associated with such an established company such as Midas," said Singletary. "And I'm excited about helping teen drivers in San Francisco. As a father of teenagers, I know how important this issue is. This campaign can and...
    on Mar 18, 2010 By: Mike Singletary Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  2. England soccer ace Rio Ferdinand gushed: "He's got that real Midas touch. I've got most of Prince's albums so I was excited to play this. It's one of the best albums I've heard in a long while, a really top set of tracks. It's gonna be my album of...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Rio Ferdinand Source: Mirror.co.uk

  3. "He's (Svatos) been a special player and he comes with energy everyday," Colorado head coach Joel Quenneville said. "He's got some real quickness to his game and a great shot. He has the Midas touch right now."
    on Oct 14, 2005 By: Joel Quenneville Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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