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McLean Packaging Commits to Completely Renewable Energy

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:12pm

McLean's usage will be 100% matched by Green-e certified Renewable Energy Credits (RECs), as determined by the Center for Resource Solutions.

Key Points: 
  • McLean's usage will be 100% matched by Green-e certified Renewable Energy Credits (RECs), as determined by the Center for Resource Solutions.
  • Established in 1961, McLean Packaging is a turnkey provider of packaging solutions for the beauty, personal care, confectionary, and other sectors.
  • McLean Packaging is headquartered in Moorestown, NJ, with additional production facilities in Pennsauken, NJ and Nazareth, PA. For more information, visit www.McLeanPackaging.com.
  • Founded in 2011, 5 comprises a team of energy innovators, commodity traders, analysts, engineers and former energy supplier executives.

21 Acres: Historic Food Sales at Local Market amid Covid-19

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:11pm

WOODINVILLE, Wash., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A local retail farm market that buys from more than one hundred sustainable farmers and producers is seeing historic local food sales amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • WOODINVILLE, Wash., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A local retail farm market that buys from more than one hundred sustainable farmers and producers is seeing historic local food sales amid the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Shoppers are seeking out alternatives to traditional grocery stores and rampant restaurant closures, says Caroline Ferguson, Farm Market Lead at 21 Acres Center for Local Food and Sustainable Living.
  • "It's a shift that could mark a turning point for local food and sustainable farming that works to mitigate climate change," said Ferguson.
  • 21 Acres Center for Local Food & Sustainable Living is a center for agroecological education whose purpose is to promote the benefits of local food systems within the context of climate challenges.

No Passport Required: Game-changing Business Process Mining and Intelligence AI Software Reaches North America in Time to Tackle COVID-19 Resurgence

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:11pm

DENVER, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Paris-based start-up Livejourney, a specialist in business process mining and intelligence technology, launches its North American headquarters in Denver, Colorado.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Paris-based start-up Livejourney, a specialist in business process mining and intelligence technology, launches its North American headquarters in Denver, Colorado.
  • "COVID-19 has brought process resiliency and agility to the forefront," explains Livejourney's CEO and Co-Founder Simon Pioche.
  • Our next-generation process mining software is uniquely positioned to help companies take advantage of this game-changing technology during these turbulent times."
  • Livejourney addresses the COVID-19 crisis in North America with the introduction of its "Pandemic Performance Package."

Neutrolis Announces Development Of First-In-Class Treatment Targeting Neutrophil Extracellular Traps (NETs) For Patients With Severe COVID-19

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:11pm

"Our lead compound, NTR-441, and other molecules from our Chromatinase platform are the only drugs currently in development that could systemically remove NETs from the body.

Key Points: 
  • "Our lead compound, NTR-441, and other molecules from our Chromatinase platform are the only drugs currently in development that could systemically remove NETs from the body.
  • In patients with severe COVID-19, the circulating levels of DNASE1L3 are not adequate to counteract the rapid and systemic formation of NETs.
  • NTR-441 has the potential to systemically clear NETs in the vasculature and end organs like the lungs in patients suffering from severe COVID-19.
  • Neutrolis' proprietary platform, Chromatinase, is based on the naturally occurring enzymes that break down the extracellular chromatin that form NETs.

lotus823 Celebrates its 10th Anniversary in Business

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:07pm

EATONTOWN, N.J., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- lotus823 is proud to celebrate its 10th anniversary in business as an award-winning, integrated marketing communications agency.

Key Points: 
  • EATONTOWN, N.J., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- lotus823 is proud to celebrate its 10th anniversary in business as an award-winning, integrated marketing communications agency.
  • Like many entrepreneurial companies, lotus823 had humble beginnings namely, the dining room table.
  • It was here where CEO and Co-Founders, David and Allison Hernandez, developed the idea of an integrated approach to marketing communications.
  • For more information on lotus823, please visit: lotus823.com

Regulus Therapeutics Appoints Denis Drygin, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:07pm

(Nasdaq: RGLS), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative medicines targeting microRNAs (the "Company" or "Regulus"), today announced the appointment of Denis Drygin, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer effective August 3, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • (Nasdaq: RGLS), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative medicines targeting microRNAs (the "Company" or "Regulus"), today announced the appointment of Denis Drygin, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer effective August 3, 2020.
  • "We are excited to announce the addition of Denis to the Regulus leadership team," saidJay Hagan, CEO of Regulus.
  • "Denis brings nearly 20 years of drug discovery and development experience to the company, working with both small molecule and neucleic acid based therapeutics.
  • Denis will be a tremendous asset to our company as we leverage our platform technology and build our pipeline."

South FL Doctor Dressed as Superhero Donates COVID-19 Safety Products to USPS Workers

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:06pm

Since this pandemic started, the Clinic Director, Dr. Robert Kustin, has been seen in full superhero attire surprising USPS centers with complimentary shipments of hand sanitizer bottles and stations.

Key Points: 
  • Since this pandemic started, the Clinic Director, Dr. Robert Kustin, has been seen in full superhero attire surprising USPS centers with complimentary shipments of hand sanitizer bottles and stations.
  • Dr. Kustin and the team at D.O.L Injury Centers understands the bravery displayed by the USPS workers during this pandemic, or as they refer to them, "our unsung heroes."
  • Dr. Kustin has more donations coming, but likes to surprise the USPS workers, in true superhero fashion.
  • Federal workers who are injured on the job, struggle with getting their claims with the Office of Workers' Compensation approved so they can receive treatment.

Affordable Housing for Artists to be Built in Wilmington, Delaware

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:05pm

Common areas will include four art studio spaces which can be reserved by the tenants, a computer lab for written word artists, a fitness/multipurpose room for dance artists and four music rooms for musical artists.

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  • Common areas will include four art studio spaces which can be reserved by the tenants, a computer lab for written word artists, a fitness/multipurpose room for dance artists and four music rooms for musical artists.
  • In addition, there will be a community garden, and a community room with a meeting/study room, art vaults, a kitchenette, and office space.
  • The Alliant Company is a leading tax credit (LIHTC) firm focused on providing tax credit syndication for the development and financing of affordable multifamily rental housing.
  • Founded in 1997 to assist in America's critical need for affordable housing, today Alliant is among the nation's top syndicators and has an unparalleled track record of success.

Alert Logic's Sydna Kelley Named as a "Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity" for 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:05pm

HOUSTON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alert Logic today announced that Sydna Kelley has beendesignated as a winner among theTop 100 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazineduring Black Hat USA 2020.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alert Logic today announced that Sydna Kelley has beendesignated as a winner among theTop 100 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazineduring Black Hat USA 2020.
  • As chief services officer, Sydna has elevated Alert Logic's focus on customer success through her commitment to operational excellence.
  • "Sydna is an exceptional business leader with immense passion for cultivating highly engaged, outcome-driven service delivery teams," said Bob Lyons, CEO, Alert Logic.
  • "She exemplifies excellence by ensuring our customers and partners can count on Alert Logic to be their trusted advisor.

Genova San Giorgio bridge: RINA at the helm of a great Italian engineering success

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:05pm

The "Genoa model" is the result of total commitment and round-the-clock management and supervision

Key Points: 
  • The "Genoa model" is the result of total commitment and round-the-clock management and supervision
    GENOA, Italy, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Genova San Giorgio bridge reopened just 15 months from the start of construction work.
  • The numbers make interesting reading, there were over 220,000 hours of engineering work generating more than 3,200 technical documents and reviewing over 1,500 project sheets.
  • A team of 80 RINA specialists was dedicated to managing the project guiding the construction phases, timelines, budgets and progress of the work.
  • There were 20 sites operating simultaneously, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day without interruption for almost two years, apart from Christmas Day in 2019.

Alert Logic's Sydna Kelley Named as a "Top 100 Women in Cybersecurity" for 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:05pm

HOUSTON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alert Logic today announced that Sydna Kelley has beendesignated as a winner among theTop 100 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazineduring Black Hat USA 2020.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alert Logic today announced that Sydna Kelley has beendesignated as a winner among theTop 100 Women in Cybersecurity by Cyber Defense Magazineduring Black Hat USA 2020.
  • As chief services officer, Sydna has elevated Alert Logic's focus on customer success through her commitment to operational excellence.
  • "Sydna is an exceptional business leader with immense passion for cultivating highly engaged, outcome-driven service delivery teams," said Bob Lyons, CEO, Alert Logic.
  • "She exemplifies excellence by ensuring our customers and partners can count on Alert Logic to be their trusted advisor.

Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council Welcomes Sol Clahane, Canopy Growth Vice President and General Manager - U.S. Region

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:04pm

DETROIT, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Benzinga, a financial news and data company, announced today that Sol Clahane, vice president and general manager for the U.S. region for Canopy Growth Corp. (CGC) has joined its Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council ,ahead of its August 18 Virtual event .

Key Points: 
  • DETROIT, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Benzinga, a financial news and data company, announced today that Sol Clahane, vice president and general manager for the U.S. region for Canopy Growth Corp. (CGC) has joined its Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council ,ahead of its August 18 Virtual event .
  • "Our Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council continues to grow and is becoming a central institution in the cannabis industry," said Patrick Lane, Senior Vice President of Partnerships at Benzinga.
  • The new members add to the already impressive roster of the Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council:
    Shawn Credle, U.S. Marine Corps veteran and CEO of Pineapple Inc.
    Alan Brochstein, Chair of the Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council, Founder of 420 Investor and New Cannabis Ventures
    Javier Hasse, Managing Director of Benzinga Cannabis, CEO of El Planteo
    What Is The Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council?
  • The Benzinga Cannabis Advisory Council honors some of the greatest leaders in the cannabis industry, while providing Benzinga readers and Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference attendees with unprecedented access to credible industry insights.

Actor / Entrepreneur Brandon T. Jackson and Tech Pioneer Mark Bush Revolutionize Fintech With KingdomPay, a Black-Owned Social Mobile Banking App

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:03pm

KingdomPay, the first Black owned and operated social mobile banking app, that serves as a digital wallet, streaming and texting platform, is their offering for the new, emerging landscape.

Key Points: 
  • KingdomPay, the first Black owned and operated social mobile banking app, that serves as a digital wallet, streaming and texting platform, is their offering for the new, emerging landscape.
  • Mark Bush is a veteran in the field of tech innovation.His company, SongPro, pioneered the first African American owned portable digital multimedia device manufactured in history.
  • "KingdomPay is a tangible fiscal opportunity to effect and instill social change in the Black community," cites Bush.
  • Our ancestor's dream of having true freedom is finally being realized and I never thought it would be in my lifetime.

Chipotle Introduces Responsibly Sourced Line Of Goods, Including Upcycled Avocado Dyed Apparel

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:03pm

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced it is launching a responsibly sourced line of Chipotle Goods, made with organic cotton, and branded accessories available exclusively for Chipotle Rewards members.

Key Points: 
  • NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced it is launching a responsibly sourced line of Chipotle Goods, made with organic cotton, and branded accessories available exclusively for Chipotle Rewards members.
  • The collection will feature an open-looped line of Chipotle apparel, dyed with upcycled avocado pits from its restaurants as well as branded unisex gear.
  • Today Chipotle Rewards' 15 million members will have first access to the collection by using a special password shared via email.
  • Chipotle, known for its famous six ingredient guac recipe, is left with nearly 300 million avocado pits per year in its restaurants.

Genova San Giorgio bridge: RINA at the helm of a great Italian engineering success

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:03pm

GENOA, Italy, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Genova San Giorgio bridge reopened just 15 months from the start of construction work.

Key Points: 
  • GENOA, Italy, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Genova San Giorgio bridge reopened just 15 months from the start of construction work.
  • The numbers make interesting reading, there were over 220,000 hours of engineering work generating more than 3,200 technical documents and reviewing over 1,500 project sheets.
  • A team of 80 RINA specialists was dedicated to managing the project guiding the construction phases, timelines, budgets and progress of the work.
  • RINA's oversight across the entire project included responsibility for Works Supervision and Safety Coordination plus Quality Assurance duringboth the demolition and construction phases.

eBay and NBA Sneaker King P.J. Tucker Team Up to Unveil his New Sneaker Loft, Highlighting his Extensive Kicks Collection and Favorite eBay Finds

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:01pm

To celebrate sneaker culture and the start of the NBA season, eBay has teamed-up with P.J.

Key Points: 
  • To celebrate sneaker culture and the start of the NBA season, eBay has teamed-up with P.J.
  • to share an in-depth look at his new sneaker loft and launch a selection of sneakers inspired by his own collection.
  • himself about how eBay has helped shape his ultra-impressive collection, then visit www.eBay.com/sneakers to cop similar looks.
  • as he highlights some of his all-time favorite eBay scores and details his quest to track down super rare pairs.

MEDIA ALERT: Equinix to Speak at Upcoming Investor Conferences

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:01pm

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that its executives will attend twoupcoming investor conferences:

Key Points: 
  • REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced that its executives will attend twoupcoming investor conferences:
    Cowen's Virtual 2020 Communications Infrastructure on Tuesday, August 11.
  • Karl Strohmeyer, Chief Customer & Revenue Officer, will present at 10:10 a.m. EST.
  • KeyBanc Capital Markets' Virtual Future of Technology Series on Wednesday, August 12.
  • Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) connects the world's leading businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most-interconnected data centers.

CRH Medical Corporation to Announce 2020 Second Quarter Results on August 10, 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -CRH Medical Corporation(TSX: CRH) (NYSE MKT: CRHM) ("CRH" or the "Company"), plans to release its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2020, on Monday, August 10, 2020 after market close.

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -CRH Medical Corporation(TSX: CRH) (NYSE MKT: CRHM) ("CRH" or the "Company"), plans to release its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2020, on Monday, August 10, 2020 after market close.
  • The Company's executive management will discuss the results during a conference call on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 8:30 am Eastern Time/5:30 am Pacific Time.
  • CRH Medical Corporation is a North American company focused on providing gastroenterologists throughout the United States with innovative services and products for the treatment of gastrointestinal diseases.
  • In addition, CRH owns the CRH O'Regan System, a single-use, disposable, hemorrhoid banding technology that is safe and highly effective in treating all grades of hemorrhoids.

EndPoint Technologies and Techsol Corporation join forces to form SciMax Global, to offer Scientific Communications and Medical Affairs Technology Solutions and Services

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

SciMax Global will focus exclusively on Medical Affairs, a third strategic pillar of the new age Pharmaceutical organization, alongside R&D and Commercial.

Key Points: 
  • SciMax Global will focus exclusively on Medical Affairs, a third strategic pillar of the new age Pharmaceutical organization, alongside R&D and Commercial.
  • ), Real World Evidence Data Analytics Outcome Assessments
    The core SciMax Medical Affairs Technology Platform shall include Techsol's MedInquirer (MIQ), a leading cloud-based, Medical Information, and Medical Communication System along with the MIQ Self Service Portal and MIQ Mobile App.
  • SciMax will continue to develop Artificial Intelligence (AI) based solutions, congress technology and conduct MI-Tech Forum events.
  • SciMax Global is an innovative Scientific Communications and Medical Affairs technology solutions provider in the pharmaceutical industry.

Cyber Defense Magazine Announces Winners of Black Unicorn Awards and Top 100 Club for 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CYBER DEFENSE MAGAZINE (CDM), the cybersecurity industry's leading publication and provider of daily infosec news from around the globe, today announces the winners and finalists in the Black Unicorn Awards and the Top 100 Club for 2020.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CYBER DEFENSE MAGAZINE (CDM), the cybersecurity industry's leading publication and provider of daily infosec news from around the globe, today announces the winners and finalists in the Black Unicorn Awards and the Top 100 Club for 2020.
  • In addition, Cyber Defense Magazine has named winners in the Top 100 Club for Women in Cybersecurity, CISOs and Cybersecurity Startups this year.
  • This is Cyber Defense Magazine's 8th year of honoring cybersecurity innovators, in this case the Black Unicorn Awards for 2020 on our Cyber Defense Awards platform.
  • Cyber Defense Magazine is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group.

Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation Names Orases a 2020 Winner

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their people practices and enrichment.

Key Points: 
  • The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their people practices and enrichment.
  • The 2020 national winning companies were assessed by an independent research firm which reviewed a number of key measures relative to other nationally recognized winners.
  • In addition to honoring all national winners, the top 101 highest scoring companies were also announced, with Orases being selected within this elite group.
  • Orases is always looking for motivated and eager new team members to join our best and brightest.

Open Infrastructure Summit Goes Virtual, Showcases Diverse Use Cases for More than 30 Open Source Projects

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The sponsorship prospectus is now available for the virtual summit.

Key Points: 
  • The sponsorship prospectus is now available for the virtual summit.
  • Sponsors will enjoy benefits including a virtual booth presence, keynote presentation slots, lightning talks, logo visibility, social media mentions, news distribution and more.
  • For those interested in participating as a speaker at the Open Infrastructure Summit, the call for presentations is currently open.
  • Members of the global open infrastructure community are invited and encouraged to submit proposals to share open source use cases on the following topic areas:

Level 2 Legal Partnership with Oasis Strengthens Arsenal of Data Discovery Tools with a Comprehensive Global Solutions Suite

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The partnership expands Level 2 Legal's technology and service portfolio to a global scale with increased speed, flexibility, and security.

Key Points: 
  • The partnership expands Level 2 Legal's technology and service portfolio to a global scale with increased speed, flexibility, and security.
  • "This partnership embodies the way legal technology services need to evolve," said Joey Seeber, Chief Executive Officer of Level 2 Legal.
  • "Working with Level 2 Legal furthers our goal of giving legal clients a simpler and better experience," said Andy Kennedy, Executive Vice President at Oasis.
  • Level 2 Legal Solutions ( http://www.level2legal.com ) delivers data-driven legal services across compliance, privacy, investigations, and litigation to law firms and Fortune 1000 companies.

Digital Financial Tools Can Help Any-Income Households Invest

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Digital financial tools can give households of all economic backgrounds access to investment knowledge and when this occurs, it's more than just the individuals and families who benefit from these tools.

Key Points: 
  • Digital financial tools can give households of all economic backgrounds access to investment knowledge and when this occurs, it's more than just the individuals and families who benefit from these tools.
  • Financial inclusion, as a result of digital financial services, can lead to an overall economic boost within the local and global economy.
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    Whether they use digital financial tools on their own or have the help of a wealth management advisor, technology can help potential investors see the challenges their investments will face.
  • Additionally, it will help them determine the potential outcomes based upon how much they have set aside for investment savings.

TRX Systems Awarded DHS S&T Research Contract for Public Safety In-Building Coverage Analysis Solution

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The solution will quickly inform public safety users about wireless service availability within a building and in other GPS-denied areas and enable the easy identification of communication coverage gaps within specific buildings and across a total service area.

Key Points: 
  • The solution will quickly inform public safety users about wireless service availability within a building and in other GPS-denied areas and enable the easy identification of communication coverage gaps within specific buildings and across a total service area.
  • TRX Systems was selected by the DHS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program to address specific homeland security technology needs and fill gaps in first responder technology.
  • TRX will receive funding during Phase 1 of the SBIR program to develop, demonstrate, and report results for a prototype ICAS solution.
  • The potential subsequent phases will add the required functionality, hardening, and scalability to make the ICAS solution operational across the public safety community.

Great Hearts Announces Co-Founder as New CEO

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Heiler and President of the Great Hearts Foundation Dan Scoggin, along with now-Chairman of the Great Hearts Arizona Network School Governing Board Bob Mulhern, led the creation of Great Hearts nearly 20 years ago with 130 students in a leased church building.

Key Points: 
  • Heiler and President of the Great Hearts Foundation Dan Scoggin, along with now-Chairman of the Great Hearts Arizona Network School Governing Board Bob Mulhern, led the creation of Great Hearts nearly 20 years ago with 130 students in a leased church building.
  • Heiler has also passed the gavel as Chairman of the Board of Great Hearts Texas, to founding board member Shannon Sedgwick Davis.
  • Currently a member of Phoenix law firm BeusGibertMcGroder, Heiler will transition to Great Hearts beginning August 3.
  • Great Hearts is a nonprofit network of tuition-free public charter schools dedicated to improving education nationwide through classical preparatory K-12 academies.

Peru State College Announces 20 Years in Online Education

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Peru State College, Nebraska's first college, is excited to announce a 20-year milestone in serving students 100 percent online.

Key Points: 
  • Peru State College, Nebraska's first college, is excited to announce a 20-year milestone in serving students 100 percent online.
  • Offering fully online bachelor and master's degrees across business, psychology, criminal justice and education, Peru State College Online is nationally known for quality education at a premium value.
  • "From its onset, online education aligned perfectly with our mission to provide access to higher education including students that cannot come to campus," said Dr. Dan Hanson, Peru State College president.
  • Established in 1867 in Peru, Nebraska, Peru State College has served students online since 1999 with undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business, psychology, criminal justice and education.

Novak Brothers Win Two 2020 Texas Association of Builders Star Awards

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Texas Association of Builders honored Novak Brothers with two Star Awards for their Texas Brownstone Homes and The Summit at Rivery Park community in the categories Volume Builder Best Semi-Custom Home in the price range of $250K-$500 and Best Overall Community up to 50 Acres, respectively, at the virtual Sunbelt Builders Show held July 23rd, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Texas Association of Builders honored Novak Brothers with two Star Awards for their Texas Brownstone Homes and The Summit at Rivery Park community in the categories Volume Builder Best Semi-Custom Home in the price range of $250K-$500 and Best Overall Community up to 50 Acres, respectively, at the virtual Sunbelt Builders Show held July 23rd, 2020.
  • The Star Awards are given annually to recognize excellence in all areas of the homebuilding industry, these awards are highly coveted within the industry.
  • "We are extremely honored to be recognized by Texas Association of Builders for our beautiful Texas Brownstones as well as our amazing community, The Summit at Rivery Park, says Joy McVean, Director of Sales and Marketing for Novak Brothers.
  • The 2020 Star Awards showcased the outstanding work of builders, remodelers, architects, designers, sales and marketing professionals, and industry leaders in Texas and the Southwest.

Associate Attorney Joins Szaferman Lakind Business Department

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Raquel will join the firm's Business Department focusing her work on estate planning and administration.

Key Points: 
  • Raquel will join the firm's Business Department focusing her work on estate planning and administration.
  • "We are delighted to welcome Raquel Catrocho to Szaferman Lakind," Managing Partner Barry Szaferman expressed.
  • Founded in 1977, Szaferman Lakind is a full-service, Martindale-Hubbell AV-Preeminent law firm that was listed among U.S. News & World Report's Best Law Firms from 2014 through 2020.
  • Based in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Szaferman Lakind has 35+ attorneys who provide legal representation to businesses, investors, professionals, families and individuals in several areas, among theedm family law, general and commercial litigation, personal injury, estate and business planning and business law.

X-Rite i1Pro 3 Plus and i1iO Now Support Automated Transmission Profiling for Backlit Signage

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

"With the i1Pro 3 Plus and the i1iO table, printers have a completely automated solution that includes reflection measurements and now transmission scanning for profiling print production devices," said Ray Cheydleur, Printing and Imaging Product Portfolio Manager, X-Rite.

Key Points: 
  • "With the i1Pro 3 Plus and the i1iO table, printers have a completely automated solution that includes reflection measurements and now transmission scanning for profiling print production devices," said Ray Cheydleur, Printing and Imaging Product Portfolio Manager, X-Rite.
  • The i1Pro 3 Plus features a larger 8mm aperture to support new materials and substrates used in digital printing applications.
  • The i1Pro 3 Plus simultaneously measures M0, M1, and M2 in a single pass while accounting for optical brighteners and supports transmission scanning for backlit displays.
  • i1Pro 3 Plus and i1io customers can download the free i1Profiler v3.3 software at http://www.xrite.com/geti1profiler
    For more information on the i1Pro 3 Plus information, visit https://www.xrite.com/page/i1-pro-3-plus-family .

Spin Technology Introduces Cyber Liability Insurance for SpinOne

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Spin Technology, Inc., today introduced Cyber Liability Insurance for SpinOne.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Spin Technology, Inc., today introduced Cyber Liability Insurance for SpinOne.
  • This additional offering provides a policy that new and existing SpinOne customers can acquire to provide additional protection for their organization.
  • Cyber liability insurance includes safeguards for businesses in the event that their organization is a victim of a cybercrime, which is not covered by traditional insurance offerings.
  • A recent study found that 76 percent of U.S. businesses had experienced a cyberattack last year alone, making cyber liability insurance a smart investment for anyone hosting or exchanging data on the web.

ICS-led Joint Venture Awarded Prime Position on $7.5 Billion DISA SETI Contract

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

MONTGOMERY, Ala., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Integrated Computer Solutions, Inc. (ICS) announced today that Defense Information Systems Agency awarded RedTeam Engineering, LLC (RedTeam) a prime position on the Defense Information Services Agency (DISA) Systems Engineering, Technology, and Innovation (SETI) Government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC).

Key Points: 
  • MONTGOMERY, Ala., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Integrated Computer Solutions, Inc. (ICS) announced today that Defense Information Systems Agency awarded RedTeam Engineering, LLC (RedTeam) a prime position on the Defense Information Services Agency (DISA) Systems Engineering, Technology, and Innovation (SETI) Government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC).
  • The contract represents new work for the company, has a ten year ordering period, and a total ceiling value of $7.5 billion.
  • DISA designed SETI to speed government procurement of critical engineering expertise to research, design, develop, implement, integrate, and optimize Department of Defense (DoD) information technology capabilities, systems, and solutions.
  • ICS led the formation of the RedTeam Engineering joint venture (RTEJV).

Employee Background Screening is Escalating - According to New HR Research Study

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The free research report, Background Screening: Trends and Uses in Today's Global Economy , is now available for download.

Key Points: 
  • The free research report, Background Screening: Trends and Uses in Today's Global Economy , is now available for download.
  • HR.com's HR Research Institute partnered with the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA) to conduct the study of HR professionals in order to understand current employee background screening usage and trends as well as what features and applications are key to ensuring organizations are safeguarding their workforce.
  • Study results also revealed the top three reasons for conducting background checks are:
    Along with the recent growth of screening, it appears that background checks are becoming more robust.
  • For more information on background screening, visit our website at http://www.thepbsa.org
    HR.com's HR Research Institute helps HR departments keep their finger on the pulse of HR!

Eirene N. Salvi wins 2019-2020 ISBA Diversity Leadership Award

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

is proud to announce the Illinois State Bar Association's Diversity Leadership Council has selected attorney Eirene Nakamura Salvi as the recipient of the 2019-2020 Diversity Leadership Award.

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  • is proud to announce the Illinois State Bar Association's Diversity Leadership Council has selected attorney Eirene Nakamura Salvi as the recipient of the 2019-2020 Diversity Leadership Award.
  • Each year, the Diversity Leadership Award recognizes a person or organization that has made significant contributions to the advancement of diversity within the Illinois legal community, its judiciary and/or the Illinois State Bar Association.
  • Eirene Nakamura Salvi is a co-chair and founding member of the Chicago Committee of the Japanese American Bar Association.
  • Eirene and recipients of various other awards from the ISBA will be honored in the ISBA's August issue of the Bar Journal.

SPIRE Institute and Academy Offers Robust Post Grad Program for High School Athletes

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

In response to the growing demand for post grad programs created by today's challenging environment, SPIRE has launched customized basketball, track & field, swimming, esports and mechatronic engineering training and competition post grad programs directed by top coaches and industry experts.

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  • In response to the growing demand for post grad programs created by today's challenging environment, SPIRE has launched customized basketball, track & field, swimming, esports and mechatronic engineering training and competition post grad programs directed by top coaches and industry experts.
  • According to SPIRE Co-Managing Director Ted Meekma, there are many reasons for high school graduates to opt for a post grad program.
  • "SPIRE's post grad programs allow these athletes to improve both as players and as people," said Meekma.
  • SPIRE Post Grad players who choose to can also take course up to two courses for credit at nearby Kent State-Ashtabula.

ERT Leader Recognized for Exemplifying Values, Commitment to Improving Patient Health

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

"We're very proud of his accomplishments and applaud him as well as all of the individuals being recognized for this well-deserved recognition."

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  • "We're very proud of his accomplishments and applaud him as well as all of the individuals being recognized for this well-deserved recognition."
  • Powered by the company's EXPERT technology platform, ERT's solutions enhance trial oversight, enable site optimization, increase patient engagement and measure the efficacy of new clinical treatments while ensuring patient safety.
  • Pharma companies, biotechs, and CROs have relied on ERT solutions across 15,000 studies, spanning more than four million patients to date.
  • By identifying trial risks before they become problems, ERT enables customers to bring clinical treatments to patients quickly and with confidence.

Nanosys and Shoei Chemical Announce Quantum Dot Supply Agreement to Serve Rapidly Growing Quantum Dot Display Market

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Under the agreement, Shoei Chemical will manufacture Nanosys' proprietary Quantum Dot materials exclusively for Nanosys.

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  • Under the agreement, Shoei Chemical will manufacture Nanosys' proprietary Quantum Dot materials exclusively for Nanosys.
  • In 2020 there will be more than 120 unique display products in mass production using quantum dot materials.
  • Nanosys, the leading supplier of Quantum Dot materials to the rapidly growing Quantum Dot display market, will continue to mass produce Quantum Dots at the company's Silicon Valley headquarters.
  • "Shoei Chemical is committed to producing Nanosys' innovative, high-performance Quantum Dot materials to meet growing demand in the display market," said Shuichiro Asada, CEO and President at Shoei Chemical.

Nanosys signs Worldwide Distribution Agreement with NAGASE

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

MILPITAS, Calif. and TOKYO, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/--Nanosys Inc., and NAGASE & CO., LTD. have announced the commencement of a worldwide sales distribution agreement.

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  • MILPITAS, Calif. and TOKYO, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/--Nanosys Inc., and NAGASE & CO., LTD. have announced the commencement of a worldwide sales distribution agreement.
  • Under the agreement, NAGASE is exclusively authorized to distribute Nanosys Quantum Dot materials for various applications worldwide.
  • Nanosys, The Quantum Dot Company, is the undisputed leader in manufacturing, market share and innovation for the use of these unique materials in display products worldwide.
  • NAGASE Group is a global leader in advanced materials distribution with over 7,000 employees and a close relationship with all major display manufacturing companies.

Urban Rent Slowdown May Signal Renters are Edging Toward the Suburbs

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Rent prices in urban areas have slowed more than those in suburban areas, Zillow data shows , a possible signal that renters' preferred location is tilting toward the suburbs.

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  • Rent prices in urban areas have slowed more than those in suburban areas, Zillow data shows , a possible signal that renters' preferred location is tilting toward the suburbs.
  • During that period, rent price growth has slowed more in urban ZIP codes than in the suburbs -- annual rent growth has slowed two percentage points in urban areas, compared to 1.4 percentage points in suburban areas.
  • This split between urban and suburban rent growth was present in more than half of large U.S. metros studiedi.
  • Rents in both urban and suburban areas of Kansas City are accelerating, but urban rents are to a greater degree.

Ardelyx Selected as a Finalist in the Fierce Innovation Awards for the Development of its First-in-Class Product Candidate Tenapanor

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

The selection criteria for the award included: effectiveness, technical innovation, competitive advantage, financial impact, and true innovation.

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  • The selection criteria for the award included: effectiveness, technical innovation, competitive advantage, financial impact, and true innovation.
  • There is a high unmet need for new therapies that can effectively control phosphorus levels in patients with CKD on dialysis.
  • The Fierce Innovation Awards Life Sciences Edition 2020 is a peer reviewed awards program from the publisher of Fierce Biotech and Fierce Pharma.
  • Winners will be announced in the 2020 Innovation Report set to publish by Fierce Life Sciences on September 14, 2020.

Autodesk Extends Invitation to Join Financial Results Conference Call

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug.3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Autodesk , Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced it will broadcast its second quarter fiscal 2021 financial results conference call live via its website Tuesday, August 25, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time.

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  • SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug.3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Autodesk , Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) today announced it will broadcast its second quarter fiscal 2021 financial results conference call live via its website Tuesday, August 25, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
  • Autodesk will host a live webcast call Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. PT at www.autodesk.com/investors .
  • Autodesk gives you the power to make anything.For more information visit autodesk.com or follow @autodesk.
  • Autodesk is a registered trademark of Autodesk, Inc., and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the USA and/or other countries.

Harlem Park Community Development Corporation Forms Strategic Partnership with Ayers Saint Gross to Develop Harlem Park Neighborhood Plan

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

BALTIMORE, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Harlem Park Community Development Corporation ("Harlem Park CDC") announced its partnership with Ayers Saint Gross, to develop the Harlem Park neighborhood plan.

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  • BALTIMORE, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Harlem Park Community Development Corporation ("Harlem Park CDC") announced its partnership with Ayers Saint Gross, to develop the Harlem Park neighborhood plan.
  • The development of the plan includes in-depth community input and consists of a variety of new programs and investments to support neighborhood residents.
  • In evaluating the concerns expressed by community members, Harlem Park CDC is launching a process to develop a 2020/2021 plan for Harlem Park.
  • We anticipate that this Community based plan will be the blueprint for all future development with-in our Community.

Surescripts Earns #1 Patient Data Exchange and Interoperability Solutions Rating, Black Book Client Experience Survey

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Book Research announced the top comprehensive technology solutions for interoperability and patient data sharing platforms in the annual crowdsourced poll of client experience.

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  • TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Book Research announced the top comprehensive technology solutions for interoperability and patient data sharing platforms in the annual crowdsourced poll of client experience.
  • Additionally, in an adjunct survey, Black Book received completed ballots from 293 health care payers, insurers, and related organizations on key performance indicators and trend development questions relating to payer involvement in data integration and health information exchange sustainability.
  • The survey methodology and full listing of healthcare organization financial solutions vendor rankings can be found at Black Book's website: www.blackbookmarketresearch.com .
  • For Black Book vendor satisfaction rating methodology, auditing, resources, comprehensive research, and ranking data, see www.blackbookmarketresearch.com or contact Research@BlackBookMarketResearch.com .

SCA Sweeping Corporation of America Buys Sweeping South and Accusweep in South Carolina

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

CLEVELAND, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SCA Sweeping Corporation of America ("SCA"), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, has acquired Moncks Corner, South Carolina-based Sweeping South, Inc. ("Sweeping South") and Columbia, South Carolina-based Accusweep Services, Inc. ("Accusweep").With these transactions, SCA now has over 1,000 employees in its 35 locations throughout the eastern half of the United States.

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  • CLEVELAND, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SCA Sweeping Corporation of America ("SCA"), the largest power sweeping company in the United States, has acquired Moncks Corner, South Carolina-based Sweeping South, Inc. ("Sweeping South") and Columbia, South Carolina-based Accusweep Services, Inc. ("Accusweep").With these transactions, SCA now has over 1,000 employees in its 35 locations throughout the eastern half of the United States.
  • About SCA:Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, SCA is the largest power sweeping services company in the United States.
  • SCA self-performs power sweeping for highways, streets, industrial and commercial applications for both private and government entities.
  • About Sweeping South:Formerly owned by Nicki and Don Knapp, Sweeping South opened its doors in 2001 and has become the Charleston, South Carolina, area's leading power street and parking lot sweeping services company.

BioHiTech Receives Additional Purchase Order from Carnival Corporation for Its Food Waste Digesters Bringing the Total Value of Orders Received in July to Approximately $1 Million

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

This new purchase order is slated to equip Carnival's newest 2,600 room ship, Mardi Gras, scheduled to enter service in February, 2021.

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  • This new purchase order is slated to equip Carnival's newest 2,600 room ship, Mardi Gras, scheduled to enter service in February, 2021.
  • BioHiTech will provide multiple Revolution Series Digesters and supplies for the Mardi Gras to help reduce greenhouse gases and improve environmental outcomes through the safe onboard disposal of food waste.
  • The Company's data analytics platform will also provide real-time transparency for food waste generation to assist in Carnival Corporation's waste reduction efforts.
  • Carnival Corporation & plc is one of the world's largest leisure travel companies with a portfolio of nine of the world's leading cruise lines.

Broadcom Inc. to Announce Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Financial Results on Thursday, September 3, 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO), a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions, today announced it will report its third quarter fiscal year 2020 financial results and business outlook on Thursday, September 3, 2020 after the close of the market.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO), a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions, today announced it will report its third quarter fiscal year 2020 financial results and business outlook on Thursday, September 3, 2020 after the close of the market.
  • Broadcom's management will host a conference call at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time on the same day to discuss these results and business outlook.
  • Broadcom Inc., (NASDAQ: AVGO), a Delaware corporation headquartered in San Jose, CA, is a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies a broad range of semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions.
  • Broadcom's category-leading product portfolio serves critical markets including data center, networking, enterprise software, broadband, wireless, storage and industrial.

Schools, Businesses Can Get Free COVID-19 Posters and Floor Decals in 22 Languages From Argo Translation

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

GLENVIEW, Ill., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Free, downloadable COVID-19 safety posters and floor decals are now available in 22 languages, courtesy of Argo Translation.

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  • GLENVIEW, Ill., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Free, downloadable COVID-19 safety posters and floor decals are now available in 22 languages, courtesy of Argo Translation.
  • With students returning to schools and brick-and-mortar businesses welcoming workers and customers again, Argo has chosen to release these valuable posters and decals at no charge.
  • "We are really proud to offer this set of 9 posters and floor decal designs in 22 languages."
  • Argo found this type of information was not widely available, so they released safety posters in 14 languages.

Volante Technologies Receives $35m of Growth Funding from Leading International Investors to Accelerate Cloud Expansion Globally

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

Volante will direct the capital towards accelerating its cloud expansion globally and its reach into new geographies, market segments, and industry verticals.

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  • Volante will direct the capital towards accelerating its cloud expansion globally and its reach into new geographies, market segments, and industry verticals.
  • Shortly after launching their Volante Designer financial messaging platform, they became providers to some of the world's largest custodians and exchanges.
  • "With cloud and digital transformation becoming ever more critical for organizations of all types, Volante is perfectly positioned to capitalize on this arc of success.
  • We plan to invest further in cloud technologies and into other areas of financial services, as well as new industries.

Eiger BioPharmaceuticals to Participate in Upcoming August 2020 Investor Conferences

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:EIGR), focused on the development and commercialization of targeted therapies for serious rare and ultra-rare diseases, today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences in August.

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  • PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eiger BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:EIGR), focused on the development and commercialization of targeted therapies for serious rare and ultra-rare diseases, today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences in August.
  • Eiger will participate in a fireside chat with live webcast on Monday, August 10, 12:30-12:55 PM ET.Eiger will also host one-on-one meetings.
  • 2020 Wedbush PacGrow Virtual Healthcare Conference.Eiger will present a corporate update with live webcast on Wednesday, August 12, 3:30-4:00 PM ET.Eiger will also hostone-on-one meetings.
  • Live webcasts of the BTIG fireside chat and Wedbush presentation will be available on the Eiger BioPharmaceuticals website at www.eigerbio.com under the "Investors" tab.

Akebia Therapeutics to Report Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:00pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Akebia Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AKBA), a biopharmaceutical company with the purpose to better the lives of people impacted by kidney disease, today announced plans to report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020on Monday, August 10, 2020.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Akebia Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: AKBA), a biopharmaceutical company with the purpose to better the lives of people impacted by kidney disease, today announced plans to report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020on Monday, August 10, 2020.
  • In lieu of a second quarter financial results and business update call,Akebia management plans to host a conference call and webcast in early September to report top-line data from PRO2TECT, the second of its two global Phase 3 cardiovascular outcomes programs.
  • Akebia Therapeutics, Inc. is a fully integrated biopharmaceutical company with the purpose to better the lives of people impacted by kidney disease.
  • Other risks and uncertainties include those identified under the heading "Risk Factors" in Akebia's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2020 and other filings that Akebia may make with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in the future.