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Swarm64 DA 5.0 Brings Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing to the Open Source PostgreSQL Database

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Swarm64 ( swarm64.com ) today announced the immediate availability of Swarm64 DA 5.0, which now enhances free, open source PostgreSQL with hybrid transactional/analytical processing (HTAP) capabilities.

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  • Swarm64 ( swarm64.com ) today announced the immediate availability of Swarm64 DA 5.0, which now enhances free, open source PostgreSQL with hybrid transactional/analytical processing (HTAP) capabilities.
  • Swarm64 DA is turnkey software that extends free, open source PostgreSQL with much faster query performance to help customers lower costs, scale more easily, and simplify database application development.
  • HTAP for PostgreSQL is made possible by the introduction of compressed columnstore indexing in Swarm64 DA 5.0 for PostgreSQL.
  • It greatly simplifies database development for PostgreSQL users and gives enterprises a free, open source HTAP option in PostgreSQL.

Jacksons Selects PDI Insights Cloud to Improve Supplier Collaboration, Merchandising and Promotions

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

PDI ( www.pdisoftware.com ), a global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, announced that Jacksons Food Stores has selected PDI Insights Cloud, formerly SwiftIQ, to enhance supplier collaboration and drive profitable merchandise promotions, placement, and pricing.

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  • PDI ( www.pdisoftware.com ), a global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, announced that Jacksons Food Stores has selected PDI Insights Cloud, formerly SwiftIQ, to enhance supplier collaboration and drive profitable merchandise promotions, placement, and pricing.
  • Jacksons has been a PDI customer for decades and recently expanded its relationship with the software company to include Insights Cloud .
  • The solution, which was released globally in June, allows the multi-site retailer to gain actionable insights from real-time transaction- and basket-level data.
  • In addition to the transaction-level insights, PDI is also integrating loyalty data into Jacksons customized solution.

Arista Expands Cognitive Campus Portfolio for Enterprises

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Arista Networks (NYSE:ANET) today announced the expansion of its Cognitive Campus portfolio with new platforms, including the new 750 Series modular chassis for enhanced security solutions and simplified automation workflows.

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  • Arista Networks (NYSE:ANET) today announced the expansion of its Cognitive Campus portfolio with new platforms, including the new 750 Series modular chassis for enhanced security solutions and simplified automation workflows.
  • The Arista Cognitive Campus is an AI-driven approach to unify wired and wireless campus access built on real-time, data-driven analytics, delivering a great user and operator experience.
  • The Arista Cognitive Campus is built on the standards-based Arista Universal Cloud Network (UCN) architecture based on proven Arista EOS (Extensible Operating System) control plane and CloudVision management plane software for consistent operations across network domains.
  • Arista Networks is an industry leader in cognitive cloud networking solutions for large data center and campus environments.

New Teradata Executives Bolster C-suite

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Treese succeeds Laura Nyquist, who retired after 34 years with Teradata and NCR Corporation, which completed its spinoff of Teradata in 2007.

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  • Treese succeeds Laura Nyquist, who retired after 34 years with Teradata and NCR Corporation, which completed its spinoff of Teradata in 2007.
  • Molly and Erica will help provide the business-critical expertise we need to advance Teradata as a profitable growth company, focused on the cloud, said Steve McMillan, President and CEO of Teradata.
  • Im excited to be joining Teradata a company whose legacy in the data analytics space is well known throughout the industry, said Erica Hausheer, Chief Information Officer at Teradata.
  • The Teradata logo is a trademark, and Teradata is a registered trademark of Teradata Corporation and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and worldwide.

CIBC Innovation Banking Grows North American Team

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

CIBC Innovation Banking is pleased to announce that Tej Sahi is joining its growing North American team.

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  • CIBC Innovation Banking is pleased to announce that Tej Sahi is joining its growing North American team.
  • As our team grows, CIBC Innovation Banking is quickly becoming an important ally to tech and life science entrepreneurs and their equity partners.
  • This announcement follows the recent expansion of CIBC Innovation Bankings coverage of venture-backed technology companies in the U.S., with Caroline Tkatschow, Director of CIBC Innovation Banking being posted to CIBCs office in New York City and Youssef Kabbani, Director of CIBC Innovation Banking, joining the Menlo Park office.
  • CIBC Innovation Banking delivers strategic advice, cash management and funding to North American innovation companies at each stage of their business cycle, from start up to IPO and beyond.

PPM America Announces Tenth CLO Closing

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

PPM America, Inc. (PPM) today announced the closing of PPM CLO 4, Ltd. (CLO 4) on October 30, a $354 million CLO with a 3-year reinvestment period.

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  • PPM America, Inc. (PPM) today announced the closing of PPM CLO 4, Ltd. (CLO 4) on October 30, a $354 million CLO with a 3-year reinvestment period.
  • CLO 4 is managed by a PPM subsidiary, PPM Loan Management Company, LLC (PPMLM), a registered investment adviser created in 2017 to comply with risk retention regulations.
  • CLO 4 is the tenth CLO in the firms history, which has been an active investor in bank loans since 1995.
  • Founded in 1990, PPM America, Inc. (PPM) is a US-based institutional asset manager with $109.12 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2020.

Boingo to Launch Cellular Services for San Diego State University’s New Multi-Use Stadium

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201102005125/en/
    San Diego State University selects Boingo to design, build and manage a 5G-ready DAS network for the university's new multi-use Aztec Stadium.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Aztec Stadium is part of a $3.5 billion SDSU campus expansion project in the Mission Valley neighborhood of San Diego.
  • Boingo will deploy service throughout Aztec Stadium, including bowl seating, the playing field, concourses, entry gates, press box, locker rooms, media center, administrative offices and the surrounding parking lots.
  • The new Aztec Stadium will be a world-class sports and entertainment venue with world-class connectivity built for the 5G era, said Boingo CEO Mike Finley.

daVinci Payments Named a Winner of Top Workplaces 2020 Award

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:30pm

daVinci Payments , a global leader in corporate-funded payments, has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 Award by The Chicago Tribune based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC.

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  • daVinci Payments , a global leader in corporate-funded payments, has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 Award by The Chicago Tribune based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201102005122/en/
    We are honored to be recognized by The Chicago Tribune as one of the Top Workplaces in the Chicago area.
  • daVinci is a community of exceptional, engaged people that approach everything with care and passion, making us an invaluable extension of our clients brands, said David Josephs, CEO at daVinci Payments.
  • daVinci is leading the movement to greater value in payments.

WGU Academy now an independent nonprofit focused on college readiness

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:30pm

WGU Academy a largely independent operating unit of Western Governors University that was established in 2018today announced that it is now a separate 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.

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  • WGU Academy a largely independent operating unit of Western Governors University that was established in 2018today announced that it is now a separate 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation.
  • WGU Academy began enrolling students in April 2019 and has already served over 10,000 individuals identified as needing additional preparation before enrolling full time into WGU.
  • Whereas most college readiness efforts focus on remedial preparation for math and language skills, WGU Academy goes beyond that to include transferable college-level courses.
  • Under the Corporation of WGU, WGU Academy operates as an independent, nonprofit organization established to help solve the growing college-readiness gap.

Kinetic by Windstream Announces New Partnership With St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® During Annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving® Holiday Campaign

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:30pm

It means so much to have Kinetic by Windstream join our St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign, especially in this very difficult year," said Marlo Thomas, National Outreach Director for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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  • It means so much to have Kinetic by Windstream join our St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign, especially in this very difficult year," said Marlo Thomas, National Outreach Director for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
  • Kinetic joins the St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign to unite world-class brands around a common goal to build awareness and raise funds to support vital research and treatment.
  • St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
  • Join the St. Jude mission by visiting stjude.org , liking St. Jude on Facebook , following St. Jude on Twitter , Instagram and TikTok , and subscribing to its YouTube channel.

DIALOG Design Firm Announces Bay Area Merger with BKDW

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

DIALOG is excited to announce that Byrens Kim Design Works (BKDW) is merging with the integrated design firm under the DIALOG banner in the San Francisco Bay Area Region.

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  • DIALOG is excited to announce that Byrens Kim Design Works (BKDW) is merging with the integrated design firm under the DIALOG banner in the San Francisco Bay Area Region.
  • The merger means DIALOG will now have studios in San Francisco, Oakland, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, and Toronto.
  • Meanwhile, DIALOG also announces that Mona Lovgreen will be DIALOGs newest principal, based in San Francisco, effective Oct. 1, 2020.
  • Ive collaborated with DIALOGers from each and every studio to help make DIALOG known in the Bay area community.

Agam Capital Management Broadens its Strategic Platform

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Agam Capital Management, LLC (Agam), an insurance solutions provider, announced today it has officially opened an office in Mumbai, India, to support the continued growth of its global platform.

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  • Agam Capital Management, LLC (Agam), an insurance solutions provider, announced today it has officially opened an office in Mumbai, India, to support the continued growth of its global platform.
  • Alexander Lin, who joined Agam in 2016, will be named a Partner and will remain focused on the continued development of Agams differentiated pALM platform.
  • Agam is a New Jersey-based insurance solutions provider, founded by Abraham Katz and Chak Raghunathan, senior executives from Apollo Global Management and Aflac Inc.
  • While traditional insurance solutions have been aimed at enhancing asset yield to support a liability structure, Agam has focused its efforts on building technology for risk management with integrated analytics.

Pinnacle Is Still One of the Best Banks to Work for in the Nation

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Pinnacle Financial Partners is one of the nations Best Banks to Work For, having earned the No.

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  • Pinnacle Financial Partners is one of the nations Best Banks to Work For, having earned the No.
  • Even as it has grown, Pinnacle has ranked in the top 20 for all eight years the list has existed.
  • Pinnacle earned a spot on the 2020 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For in the U.S., its fourth consecutive appearance.
  • American Banker recognized Pinnacle as one of Americas Best Banks to Work For eight years in a row and No.

The Bancorp Ranked Number 28 on Fortune’s 100 Fastest-Growing Companies

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:23pm

(NASDAQ: TBBK) is pleased to announce it has been named number 28 on Fortunes 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list for 2020.

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  • (NASDAQ: TBBK) is pleased to announce it has been named number 28 on Fortunes 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list for 2020.
  • The list ranks the worlds top performing, publicly-traded companies in revenues, profits, and stock returns over a three-year period.
  • We are incredibly proud to see The Bancorp ranked among other well-respected companies, said Damian Kozlowski, CEO at The Bancorp.
  • The Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBBK) is dedicated to serving the unique needs of non-bank financial service companies, ranging from entrepreneurial start-ups to those on the Fortune 500.

Nortech Systems Names Christopher D. Jones CFO & Senior Vice President of Finance

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Nortech Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq: NSYS), a leading provider of engineering and manufacturing solutions for complex electromedical and electromechanical products serving the medical, aerospace & defense and industrial markets, named Christopher D. Jones as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Finance effective today.

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  • Nortech Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq: NSYS), a leading provider of engineering and manufacturing solutions for complex electromedical and electromechanical products serving the medical, aerospace & defense and industrial markets, named Christopher D. Jones as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Finance effective today.
  • We are very pleased that Chris has joined Nortechs team as the leader of the global finance team.
  • Nortech specializes in complex cable harnesses, printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) and box builds for low-volume, high-mix global manufacturing.
  • About Nortech Systems Incorporated Nortech Systems is a leading provider of design and manufacturing solutions for complex electromedical devices, electromechanical systems, assemblies, and components.

Ping Identity to Acquire Symphonic Software to Accelerate Dynamic Authorization for Enterprises Pursuing Zero Trust Identity Security

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Ping Identity Holding Corp. (NYSE: PING) (Ping Identity), the Intelligent Identity solution for the enterprise, today announced that it has acquired Symphonic Software, a leader in dynamic authorization for protecting APIs, data, apps and resources through identity.

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  • Ping Identity Holding Corp. (NYSE: PING) (Ping Identity), the Intelligent Identity solution for the enterprise, today announced that it has acquired Symphonic Software, a leader in dynamic authorization for protecting APIs, data, apps and resources through identity.
  • Over the past two years Ping Identity and Symphonic have enjoyed a collaborative and successful partnership, pairing Symphonics authorization platform with Pings data privacy and consent products.
  • Integrated with the broader Ping Intelligent Identity Platform, enterprise customers can cover advanced authorization scenarios that go beyond typical user roles and entitlements.
  • For the past two years Symphonic has worked alongside Ping to make policy management easy for enterprises, said Derick James, CEO of Symphonic.

Hygea Precision Medicine Partners With 1health.io to Provide COVID-19 Saliva Tests That Can Be Administered Remotely

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:10pm

Hygea Precision Medicines partnership with 1health.io will allow it to deliver saliva-based COVID-19 tests to providers across the country.

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  • Hygea Precision Medicines partnership with 1health.io will allow it to deliver saliva-based COVID-19 tests to providers across the country.
  • 1health.ios platform allows partners, like Hygea Precision Medicine, to launch their private, secure, and scalable testing portal quickly, and to have tracking and reporting that is essential for supporting a large distributed team.
  • Hygea Precision Medicine provides a platform that promotes communication between a patient and their healthcare provider to optimize the patients treatment plan.
  • When COVID-19 hit, we realized we could step in to deliver even more than genetic tests to providers, said Devina Do, COO and Co-Founder of Hygea Precision Medicine.

Regions Financial Scheduled to Participate in the Stephens Annual Investment Conference

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) is scheduled to participate in the Stephens Annual Investment Conference on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020.

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  • Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF) is scheduled to participate in the Stephens Annual Investment Conference on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020.
  • Regions executives will participate in a virtual fireside chat beginning at 2:00 p.m.
  • Regions serves customers across the South, Midwest and Texas, and through its subsidiary, Regions Bank, operates approximately 1,400 banking offices and 2,000 ATMs.
  • Additional information about Regions and its full line of products and services can be found at www.regions.com .

Domo Achieves Certified Integration with SAP HANA®

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) today announced that Domos cloud-based modern analytics and BI platform has achieved SAP-certified integration with SAP HANA.

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  • Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) today announced that Domos cloud-based modern analytics and BI platform has achieved SAP-certified integration with SAP HANA.
  • The SAP Integration and Certification Center (SAP ICC) has certified that Domo integrates with SAP HANA using standard integration technologies.
  • Partner offerings that have certified integration with SAP HANA are content, technology or infrastructure products that are proven to interoperate with the SAP HANA database.
  • Recognized as a platform that has certified integration with SAP HANA, the Domo Business Cloud is able to access, organize and combine data from SAP HANA with other disparate data sources, while rapidly extending the value of that data both inside and outside the organization to create a more intelligent data ecosystem.

CF Foundation Awards up to $2.4M for a New Approach to Reduce Infections

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Individuals with CF who have chronic infections are at greater risk for worsening, life-threatening lung disease, making infections a top concern of both patients and clinicians.

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  • Individuals with CF who have chronic infections are at greater risk for worsening, life-threatening lung disease, making infections a top concern of both patients and clinicians.
  • Preclinical studies indicate that inhibiting arginase may increase nitric oxide levels, reducing all types of infection and improving lung function in people with CF.
  • Funds from the CF Foundation will be used to advance clinical development of CB-280, which is currently being studied in a Phase 1b clinical trial.
  • The Foundation funds more CF research than any other organization, and nearly every CF drug available today was made possible because of Foundation support.

Dustin Siner Joins Rev19 as Chief Revenue Officer

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Rev19, LLC, a Southlake, TX based fintech company, today announced that veteran payments executive Dustin Siner has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer.

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  • Rev19, LLC, a Southlake, TX based fintech company, today announced that veteran payments executive Dustin Siner has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer.
  • At Rev19, Siner will lead all sales channels, as well as oversee Rev19s operations.
  • Siner not only brings extensive sales experience, but his background in operations and product marketing will greatly contribute to Rev19s continued success.
  • Mr. Siner stated, I couldnt be more pleased and honored to join the Rev19 team.

Expanse Announces Addition of Tom Barsi as Vice President of Business Development

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 6:30pm

Expanse , the worlds leading attack surface management platform, today announced the addition of Tom Barsi to the companys leadership team, as Vice President of Business Development.

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  • Expanse , the worlds leading attack surface management platform, today announced the addition of Tom Barsi to the companys leadership team, as Vice President of Business Development.
  • Tom joins Expanse from VMware, where he served as Vice President, coming to the company through the acquisition of Carbon Black.
  • He oversaw business development and strategic partnerships as Senior Vice President of Business and Corporate Development of Carbon Black, successfully supporting their efforts through IPO and leading the partnership with VMware that led to Carbon Blacks acquisition.
  • He has also held Vice President roles at numerous other organizations, such as Proofpoint where he led as EVP of Business Development and Global Channels and Verisign as Vice President of Business Development.

AXIS Insurance Adds Three Underwriters to U.S. Renewable Energy Team

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

AXIS Insurance, the specialty insurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS), today announced the addition of three new underwriters to its U.S. Renewable Energy team, effective immediately.

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  • AXIS Insurance, the specialty insurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited ("AXIS Capital") (NYSE:AXS), today announced the addition of three new underwriters to its U.S. Renewable Energy team, effective immediately.
  • Kristopher Williams and Melissa Marsh have both joined the team as Renewable Energy Underwriters, while Kevin Motta has joined as an Assistant Underwriter.
  • They report to Sam Walsh, Head of U.S. Renewable Energy at AXIS Insurance.
  • Ms. Marsh has joined the AXIS U.S. Renewable Energy team in an internal transfer from the Companys North American Property Facilities unit.

Rallybio Appoints Paula Soteropoulos to Board of Directors

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Rallybio, a biopharmaceutical company committed to identifying and accelerating the development of life-transforming therapies for patients with severe and rare disorders, today announced that it has appointed Paula Soteropoulos to its Board of Directors.

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  • Rallybio, a biopharmaceutical company committed to identifying and accelerating the development of life-transforming therapies for patients with severe and rare disorders, today announced that it has appointed Paula Soteropoulos to its Board of Directors.
  • We look forward to leveraging her valuable commercial expertise and insights, and are pleased to welcome her innovative perspectives and industry knowledge to Rallybios Board of Directors.
  • I am pleased to join Rallybios Board of Directors and look forward to collaborating with the outstanding team and other respected Board members to bring my background and experiences to support Rallybios mission, said Ms. Soteropoulos.
  • She currently serves as Executive Chairman of a venture-backed biotechnology company and a member of the Board of Directors of uniQure.

Zip Closes $100 Million in Debt Funding From Victory Park Capital

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Zip Co Limited, a leading player in the digital retail finance and payments industry, announced today it has closed a A$100 million debt funding agreement with Victory Park Capital (VPC), a leading global alternative investment firm.

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  • Zip Co Limited, a leading player in the digital retail finance and payments industry, announced today it has closed a A$100 million debt funding agreement with Victory Park Capital (VPC), a leading global alternative investment firm.
  • We look forward to continuing our partnership with Zip and seeing the success that comes with the launch of Zip Business.
  • ASX-listed Zip Co Limited (Z1P: ASX) or (Zip) is a leading player in the digital retail finance and payments industry.
  • Victory Park Capital invests in emerging and established businesses across various industries in the U.S. and abroad, who are often unable to access traditional sources of capital.

The Chicago Tribune Names Fusion Risk Management A Winner Of The Chicago Top Workplaces 2020 Award

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Fusion Risk Management, Inc. (Fusion), a leading provider of business continuity and risk management software and services, today announced it has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 honor by The Chicago Tribune for the second year in a row.

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  • Fusion Risk Management, Inc. (Fusion), a leading provider of business continuity and risk management software and services, today announced it has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 honor by The Chicago Tribune for the second year in a row.
  • The annual Top Workplaces special report explores how organizations create and sustain a positive and productive culture and is based solely on employee feedback.
  • Fusion employees named strong company values, promotion of work-life balance, and genuine appreciation as top reasons they enjoy working at Fusion.
  • Fusion Risk Management is a leading industry provider of cloud-based software solutions for business continuity, integrated risk management, IT disaster recovery, and crisis and incident management.

Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District Expands Virtual Learning Options with Launch of Lone Star Online Academy at Roscoe

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:30pm

LSOA is an online public school program of the Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District.

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  • LSOA is an online public school program of the Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District.
  • We are excited to provide a new online education option for Texas families, said Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District Superintendent Andy Wilson.
  • This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District to expand online school options for families across Texas, said Kevin P. Chavous, President of Academy Policy and External Affairs at K12 Inc .
  • Lone Star Online Academy at Roscoe (LSOA) is a full-time online public school program of the Roscoe Collegiate Independent School District that serves Texas students in kindergarten through fifth grade.

Affygility Solutions Announces New Head of Marketing and Growth

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:15pm

Affygility Solutions , an occupational health and safety consulting firm for the life sciences industry, announced today that Jill Loureiro has joined the company as Head of Marketing and Growth.

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  • Affygility Solutions , an occupational health and safety consulting firm for the life sciences industry, announced today that Jill Loureiro has joined the company as Head of Marketing and Growth.
  • Ms. Loureiro brings nearly 20 years of experience including growth marketing, brand management, event marketing, communication strategy, and change management.
  • Prior to joining Affygility Solutions, Ms. Loureiro served as Vice President Marketing and Communications at H. D. Smith, an AmerisourceBergen company.
  • Since 2002, Affygility Solutions has provided occupational health, safety, and toxicology services to the life science industry.

Wolters Kluwer’s Stevie Conlon honored with Women in Business 2020 Stevie Award

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Stevie Conlon, vice president, Tax and Regulatory Counsel for Wolters Kluwers Compliance Solutions business , has been selected as a winner in the 2020 Stevie Awards for Women in Business .

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  • Stevie Conlon, vice president, Tax and Regulatory Counsel for Wolters Kluwers Compliance Solutions business , has been selected as a winner in the 2020 Stevie Awards for Women in Business .
  • She earned a Silver medal in the category Female Executive of the Year, Business Services.
  • The 2020 Women in Business Award accolade focuses on Conlons dual achievements as a leader in Wolters Kluwers Investment Compliance business, as well as its U.S. Regulatory Advisory Services group during a time of monumental disruption in the financial services industry due to the COVID pandemic.
  • The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are open to all organizations worldwide and recognize the achievements of women executives, entrepreneurs, and the organizations they run.

Hackensack Meridian Health Implements System-Wide Provider Data Management and a New Digital Consumer Access Experience with Kyruus

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 2:33pm

Since the merger of Hackensack University Health Network and Meridian Health in 2016 to form HMH, the health network now includes 17 hospitals and more than 500 locations throughout New Jersey.

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  • Since the merger of Hackensack University Health Network and Meridian Health in 2016 to form HMH, the health network now includes 17 hospitals and more than 500 locations throughout New Jersey.
  • At Hackensack Meridian Health, were dedicated to making access to our full and growing provider network easier for patients, said Pamela Landis, Vice President of Digital Engagement at Hackensack Meridian Health.
  • Kyruus delivers industry-defining provider search and scheduling solutions that help health systems match patients with the right providers across their enterprise-wide access points.
  • The companys award-winning provider data management platform powers each of the ProviderMatch solutions and transforms how health systems understand and manage their provider networks.

Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Continuous Manufacturing Market (2020 to 2030) by Product, Application, End-user, and Country - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:58pm

The "Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Continuous Manufacturing Market 2020-2030 by Product (Integrated, Semi-Continuous, Controls & Software), Application (End Product, API), End User, and Country: Trend Forecast and Growth Opportunity" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical Continuous Manufacturing Market 2020-2030 by Product (Integrated, Semi-Continuous, Controls & Software), Application (End Product, API), End User, and Country: Trend Forecast and Growth Opportunity" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Asia Pacific pharmaceutical continuous manufacturing market will grow by 12.8% annually with a total addressable market cap of $5,299.8 million over 2020-2030 owing to the rising need for continuous manufacturing process due to cost saving and improved productivity.
  • Highlighted with 32 tables and 42 figures, this report is based on a comprehensive research of the entire Asia Pacific pharmaceutical continuous manufacturing market and all its sub-segments through extensively detailed classifications.
  • The report is based on studies on 2015-2019 and provides forecast from 2020 till 2030 with 2019 as the base year.

Global Mail Order Pharmacy Market 2020-2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Analysis by Drug Type, Product, Mode of Order, and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:54pm

The "Mail Order Pharmacy Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Drug Type; Product; Mode of Order, and Geography" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Mail Order Pharmacy Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Drug Type; Product; Mode of Order, and Geography" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report highlights trends prevailing in the global mail order pharmacy market, and the drivers and restraints pertaining to the market growth.
  • Based on drug type, the global mail order pharmacy market is segmented into prescription drugs and nonprescription drugs.
  • The growth of the mail order pharmacy market is attributed to the increasing incidences of chronic diseases and increasing adoption of mail order pharmacy in healthcare sector.

South Africa Energy Requirements Report 2020-2050 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:49pm

The "South African Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "South African Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The scope of this report is the analysis and forecast of energy carriers in South Africa.
  • This report focuses on the energy generated from all energy sources in the country, both primary and secondary and quantifies useful energy available for consumption now (2020) and forecasted to 2050.
  • The primary energy carriers of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear, hydro-electric and renewables are all analysed as useful energy in the hands of the consumer.

Eswatini Energy Requirements Forecast Report 2020-2050 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:45pm

The "Eswatini Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Eswatini Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The scope outlook for this report is from 2020 to 2050 integrating all end user energy carrier generation outputs into a coherent energy mix to meet the needs of an increasingly urbanised population and growing economy.
  • The primary energy carriers are all analysed and forecasted.
  • The economic effects of the Covid-19 Corona virus pandemic, particularly on energy production and consumption, are analysed extensively in the report.

Energy Focus to Report Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Results on November 12

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:39pm

You can access the live conference call by dialing the following phone numbers:

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  • You can access the live conference call by dialing the following phone numbers:
    The conference call will be simultaneously webcast.
  • Financial information presented on the call, including the earnings press release, will be available on the investors section of Energy Focus website, investors.energyfocus.com .
  • Energy Focus is an industry-leading innovator of sustainable LED lighting and lighting control technologies and solutions.
  • Energy Focus customers include U.S. and foreign navies, U.S. federal, state and local governments, healthcare and educational institutions, as well as Fortune 500 companies.

Jumia Opens Logistics Service to Third Parties

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:39pm

Jumia (NYSE:JMIA) has announced that its logistics service is now available for use by third parties.

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  • Jumia (NYSE:JMIA) has announced that its logistics service is now available for use by third parties.
  • In 2019, Jumia processed more than 20 million packages, thanks to the seamless integration of more than 300 logistics partners of all sizes.
  • This move is also a boost for all Jumia Logistics local partners who will be able to drive more volume through the Jumia logistics network.
  • Jumia is built around a marketplace, Jumia Logistics, and JumiaPay.

Madagascar Energy Requirements Report 2020-2050 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:38pm

The "Madagascar Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Madagascar Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The scope outlook for this report is from 2020 to 2050 integrating all end user energy carrier generation outputs into a coherent energy mix to meet the needs of an increasingly urbanised population and growing economy.
  • The primary energy carriers are all analysed and forecasted.
  • The economic effects of the Covid-19 Corona virus pandemic, particularly on energy production and consumption, are analysed extensively in the report.

Malawi Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:36pm

The "Malawi Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Malawi Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The scope outlook for this report is from 2020 to 2050 integrating all end user energy carrier generation outputs into a coherent energy mix to meet the needs of an increasingly urbanised population and growing economy.
  • The primary energy carriers are all analysed and forecasted.
  • The economic effects of the Covid-19 Corona virus pandemic, particularly on energy production and consumption, are analysed extensively in the report.

Moderna to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences in November 2020

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:33pm

Jefferies Virtual London Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 11:25 a.m.

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  • Jefferies Virtual London Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 11:25 a.m.
  • A live webcast of each presentation will be available under Events and Presentations in the Investors section of the Moderna website at investors.modernatx.com .
  • Moderna is advancing messenger RNA (mRNA) science to create a new class of transformative medicines for patients.
  • Moderna is developing therapeutics and vaccines for infectious diseases, immuno-oncology, rare diseases, cardiovascular diseases, and autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, independently and with strategic collaborators.

WaterMill Asset Management Launches Consent Solicitation to Reconstitute the Board of Directors of Ziopharm Oncology

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:45pm

WaterMill Asset Management Corp. (together with its affiliates, WaterMill or we), which collectively with the other participants in its consent solicitation beneficially owns approximately 3.3% of the outstanding shares of Ziopharm Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZIOP) (Ziopharm or the Company), today issued the below statement in connection with its filing of a definitive consent statement and accompanying WHITE consent card with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Key Points: 
  • WaterMill Asset Management Corp. (together with its affiliates, WaterMill or we), which collectively with the other participants in its consent solicitation beneficially owns approximately 3.3% of the outstanding shares of Ziopharm Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZIOP) (Ziopharm or the Company), today issued the below statement in connection with its filing of a definitive consent statement and accompanying WHITE consent card with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
  • It is important to stress that our decision to act by written consent was informed, in part, by the Companys demonstrated unwillingness to adequately address blunt shareholder feedback.
  • A majority of voting shareholders withheld support for three directors Mr. Braunstein, Mr. Ezickson, and Douglas Pagn at this years annual meeting.
  • We view this brazen flouting of good governance as an affront to shareholders and validation that Mr. Tarriff and several of the incumbents are unfit for continued Board service.

Molina Healthcare Announces Proposed Offering of $650 Million of Senior Notes Due 2030

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:40pm

Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) (the Company) today announced that it intends to privately offer, subject to market and other conditions, $650 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2030 (the Notes).

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  • Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) (the Company) today announced that it intends to privately offer, subject to market and other conditions, $650 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2030 (the Notes).
  • The Company will make the offering pursuant to an exemption under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the Securities Act).
  • Molina Healthcare, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company, provides managed healthcare services under the Medicaid and Medicare programs and through the state insurance marketplaces.
  • Through its locally operated health plans, Molina Healthcare served approximately 4.0 million members as of September 30, 2020.

Sudan Energy Requirements Forecasted to 2050 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:30pm

The "Sudan Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Sudan Requirements Forecasted to 2050" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The scope outlook for this report is from 2020 to 2050 integrating all end user energy carrier generation outputs into a coherent energy mix to meet the needs of an increasingly urbanised population and growing economy.
  • The primary energy carriers are all analysed and forecasted.
  • The economic effects of the Covid-19 Corona virus pandemic, particularly on energy production and consumption, are analysed extensively in the report.

Global Advanced-Surface Movement Guidance and Control System (A-SMGCS) Market Report 2020-2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:27pm

The "Global Advanced-Surface Movement Guidance and Control System (A-SMGCS) Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Advanced-Surface Movement Guidance and Control System (A-SMGCS) Market 2020-2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The reports on advanced-surface movement guidance and control system market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The advanced-surface movement guidance and control system market analysis includes application segment and geographical landscapes.
  • Also, the advanced-surface movement guidance and control system market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth.

Altavair Expands in EMEA With New Executive Appointment

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:30pm

Altavair Limited (Altavair), a UK based commercial aviation servicer, announced today the hiring of Alvaro Fuertes as Senior Vice President, Marketing Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Key Points: 
  • Altavair Limited (Altavair), a UK based commercial aviation servicer, announced today the hiring of Alvaro Fuertes as Senior Vice President, Marketing Europe, Middle East and Africa.
  • Mr. Fuertes will be based in Dublin and play a key role in originating transactions in the EMEA region to further increase Altavairs managed fleet of leased commercial aircraft.
  • Altavair Limited, is the UK based servicer to Altavair L.P., an asset manager focusing on the acquisition of new and used commercial aircraft for leasing to domestic and international passenger airlines and cargo operators.
  • Altavair maintains offices in London and Singapore in addition to Altavair L.P.s office in Seattle.

Fiserv Appoints Kevin M. Warren to Board of Directors

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:30pm

Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced the appointment of Kevin M. Warren to its board of directors.

Key Points: 
  • Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced the appointment of Kevin M. Warren to its board of directors.
  • Kevin brings deep executive leadership skills and commercial experience to our board of directors, including the growth and management of world-class brands, said Jeffery W. Yabuki, chairman of the board of directors of Fiserv.
  • Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) aspires to move money and information in a way that moves the world.
  • Fiserv is a member of the S&P 500 Index and the FORTUNE 500, and is among FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies.

Global Industrial Salt Market 2020-2024: Increase in Production of Chloralkali Chemicals Driving Market Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:20pm

The industrial salt market is poised to grow by 23.48 mn MT during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 2% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The industrial salt market is poised to grow by 23.48 mn MT during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 2% during the forecast period.
  • The reports on industrial salt market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • This study identifies the increase in production of chloralkali chemicals as one of the prime reasons driving the industrial salt market growth during the next few years.

NuStar Energy Announces Sale of Its Texas City Terminals to BWC Terminals

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:19pm

NuStar Energy L.P. (NYSE: NS) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its terminals in Texas City, Texas, to BWC Terminals for $106 million.

Key Points: 
  • NuStar Energy L.P. (NYSE: NS) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its terminals in Texas City, Texas, to BWC Terminals for $106 million.
  • We are pleased that BWC Terminals has just such a business model.
  • BWC Terminals CEO Mike Suder commented, Im confident that Texas City is a natural fit for the BWC organization.
  • Like NuStar Texas City, we store a diverse array of liquidsincluding hydrocarbons, chemicals, and agricultural productsand we believe the strength of our combined business will help further develop Texas Citys operational capabilities.

Global Coenzyme Q10 Market Report 2020-2024: Upcoming Trends and Challenges that will Influence Market Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:17pm

The global coenzyme Q10 market is poised to grow by $330.58 million during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 9% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The global coenzyme Q10 market is poised to grow by $330.58 million during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 9% during the forecast period.
  • This report on the coenzyme Q10 market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • This study identifies the increase in older adult population as one of the prime reasons driving the coenzyme Q10 market growth during the next few years.

Mirum Pharmaceuticals Announces New Data Being Presented in Late-Breaker Oral and Poster Presentations at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:30pm

Maralixibat is a novel, minimally absorbed, orally administered investigational drug being evaluated in several rare cholestatic liver diseases.

Key Points: 
  • Maralixibat is a novel, minimally absorbed, orally administered investigational drug being evaluated in several rare cholestatic liver diseases.
  • In a Phase 2 PFIC study , a genetically defined subset of BSEP deficient (PFIC2), patients responded to maralixibat.
  • Mirum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of a late-stage pipeline of novel therapies for debilitating liver diseases.
  • The company is also developing volixibat, also an oral ASBT-inhibitor, in primary sclerosing cholangitis and intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy.

Global Craft Spirits Market Report 2020-2024: Market is Poised to Grow by $25.34 Billion, Progressing at a CAGR of 19% - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 1:08pm

The global craft spirits market is poised to grow by $25.34 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 19% during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The global craft spirits market is poised to grow by $25.34 bn during 2020-2024 progressing at a CAGR of 19% during the forecast period.
  • This report on the craft spirits market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • Also, the craft spirits market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth.