olympus olympus  /oʊ ˈlɪm pəs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mountain peak in northeast Greece near the Aegean coast; believed by ancient Greeks to be the dwelling place of the gods (9,570 feet high)

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News

  1. Olympus Showcases ENDOEYE FLEX 5 at Premier's National Healthcare Innovation Event

    CENTER VALLEY, Pa., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative Medical and Surgical solutions among other core businesses, announced today ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Olympus' rock band to compete in national competition at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

    Olympus may have made its name with cameras, but the Center Valley branch of the company is celebrating its employees' audio-based skills. "Peripheral Vision", Olympus' company band, has made it to the final round of the 13th Annual FORTUNE Battle of the Corporate Bands. Peripheral Vision, which is composed of Olympus employees Paul Franceschini, John Saggese, John Nienstedt, Stefanie Johnson ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey

  3. Olympus Receives Contract with Premier Healthcare Alliance for THUNDERBEAT Advanced Energy Platform

    CENTER VALLEY, Pa., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative Medical and Surgical solutions, among other core businesses, announced today ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I am pleased that our partnership with Spiration has led to this agreement which makes Spiration a part of the Olympus Group," said Haruhito Morishima, president of Olympus Medical, in a statement. "Spiration possesses a high level of...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Takeshi Morishima Source: Xconomy

  2. Tarantino said of being at the world-famous film festival: "To me it's always been Mount Olympus. To be a favourite son of Cannes is an honour, it's where the gods go, where the greatest films ever get their first screenings", adding that...
    on May 22, 2007 By: Quentin Tarantino Source: Times Online

  3. "We are pleased with the rapid progress of our integration of Olympus. Completion of this consolidation should provide further stability to our recurring revenue model. Despite a challenging operating environment, we expect to achieve solid...
    on Oct 29, 2009 By: Scott Garrett Source: Reuters

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