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George Eastman

An inventor and entrepreneur who created roll film. His invention made photography accessible to more people and led to the invention of motion pictures. Eastman founded Kodak to market the modern camera, which he invented. In later life, he became a major philanthropist. He lived from 1854 to 1932.
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Hopkins) didn't fight like the champion,'' said Eastman, a Guyana-born Englishman.
Eastman sales through the first three quarters of 1994 were 8 percent above sales for the same period in 1993.
Our wake-up call was the result of input from a valued customer that told us its company was not satisfied with a major Eastman product--cellulose acetate fiber--a product we had invented.
Although he performed well late in the bout, Eastman lost a majority decision to William Joppy for the vacant WBA title.
That's why Eastman has a residence there, which he shares with his wife, Nicole, and their two daughters.
I'm going to give him a patient butt-whipping,'' Hopkins said, glaring down at Eastman.
In Cosoleacaque, Eastman is building its PET plant adjacent to Tereftalatos Mexicanos, S.
Eastman was a pioneer in commercializing the first U.
The trio got together after they became good friends at Eastman.
In 1993, Arkansas Eastman recycled more than 755,000 pounds of company waste saving 1100 cubic yards of landfill space.
Through innovation and strategic actions, Eastman expects to substantially improve the profitability of its PET polymers business and to achieve operating margins of approximately 10 percent by the second half of 2008.
In addition, a new president has been named at Tennessee Eastman Division in Kingsport, Eastman's largest manufacturing plant.