November 20, 2002 Saturday,November16, 2002, at 4 p.m., two hundred people from around the countryand the valley gathered at Cosanti to remember Mel Roman (June 27, 1927 – November 9, 2002).[Photo: T & portrait photo: a courtesy of Louise Roman] Of Mel, Chairman ofthe Board of Trustees of the Cosanti Foundation since 1977, PaoloSoleri wrote: THE GENEROSITY OF HIS LIFE HAS PUT MEL IN THE ARISTOCRACYOF THE DOING AND THINKING WORLD. IN THAT POSITION, A PRIVILEGE OF THEFEW, HE HAS BEEN SURROUNDED BY AN HETEROGENEOUS AND LARGE NUMBER OFFRIENDS. THE GAINS FOR US ALL HAVE BEEN PALPABLE. A SALUTE TO MEL INSADNESS AND IN GRATITUDE. [Photo: T]
Sky’s stake in Sky Deutschland has now passed the 90% mark, meaning that the German arm of the new pan-European pay TV organisation is likely be removed from the MDAX list of second-ranked German listed companies.Sky Deutschland issued a note stating that Sky’s stake in the company reached 90.04% on November 27, meaning that it was likely to lose its MDAX listing.According to German press, Sky Deutschland is likely to be replaced in the MDAX, which 50 prime standard shares in non-technology companies that do not qualify for the DAX index, by shoe retailer Zalando.