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San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Launches SFGMC TV With Their First-Ever Virtual Choral Video, "Truly Brave," Dedicated To First Responders And Medical Professionals

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 6:47pm

SFGMC TV debuts with a video of "Truly Brave," dedicated to first responders and medical professionals working to fight the COVID-19 pandemic around the globe.

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  • SFGMC TV debuts with a video of "Truly Brave," dedicated to first responders and medical professionals working to fight the COVID-19 pandemic around the globe.
  • This performance marks the first-ever virtually recorded piece in SFGMC history and features more than 150 members of the chorus.
  • SFGMC TV will feature four main channels: Behind the Curtain, In Concert, Out in the Community, and Inside the Chorus.
  • "SFGMC thrives on connection, both within the Chorus during our rehearsal process and with our broader community through performance," said Seelig.

Consumers Shift Buy Now, Pay Later E-commerce Spending Away From Apparel and Footwear and Toward Health & Beauty and Leisure Categories

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:34pm

The data also revealed that Klarna's buy now, pay later options are more popular than ever, especially for purchases made on marketplace sites.

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  • The data also revealed that Klarna's buy now, pay later options are more popular than ever, especially for purchases made on marketplace sites.
  • In addition, the number of Klarna app daily active users hit a year-to-date high on Thursday, April 2.
  • "The interesting thing our data uncovered this week is that consumers are focusing less on clothing, shoes and accessories and more on health and beauty and leisure categories," said Klarna CEO Sebastian Siemiatkowski.
  • With Klarna, consumers can buy now and pay later, so they can get what they need today.

eHealth, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2020 Earnings Results on April 23 at 5 p.m. Eastern Time

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:34pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), a leading private online health insurance exchange, announced today that the company plans to release first quarter 2020 financial results on April 23, 2020.

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  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --eHealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: EHTH), a leading private online health insurance exchange, announced today that the company plans to release first quarter 2020 financial results on April 23, 2020.
  • Chief Executive OfficerScott Flandersand Chief Financial OfficerDerek Yungwill host the earnings conference call beginning at 5 p.m. Eastern Time on April 23rd to discuss these results.
  • Individuals interested in listening to the conference call may do so by dialing (877) 930-8066 for domestic callers and (253) 336-8042 for international callers.
  • eHealth offers thousands of individual, family and small business health plans underwritten by many of the nation's leading health insurance companies.

Global Premature Ejaculation Therapeutics Markets, 2020-2025: Features an In-depth Assessment of COVID-19's Impact on the Industry

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:30pm

The "Premature Ejaculation Therapeutics Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Premature Ejaculation Therapeutics Market - Global Outlook and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Analysis of the premature ejaculation therapeutics market provides sizing and growth opportunities for the period 2020-2025.
  • The premature ejaculation therapeutics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 8% during the period 2019-2025.
  • The global premature ejaculation (PE) therapeutics market is expected to grow at a steady CAGR during the forecast period.

Global Opioid Induced Constipation (OIC) Market: Growth, Trends and Forecast (2020-2025)

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:30pm

DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Opioid Induced Constipation Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Opioid Induced Constipation Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Opioid-Induced Constipation (OIC) market is anticipated to grow with a CAGR of nearly 4.5% during the forecast period.
  • Thus, the rising volume of patient pool with opioid users demands efficient medication for the OIC ailments which is likely to fuel the market over the forecast period.
  • North America is expected to dominate the overall opioid-induced constipation market throughout the forecast period.

YCombinator-backed VOIQ offers US Government and National Organizations free use of their AI VoiceBot Call Platform to reach out to COVID-19-impacted communities

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:21pm

China has already successfully leveraged AI VoiceBots to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

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  • China has already successfully leveraged AI VoiceBots to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
  • Now with VOIQ VoiceBots , the US Government and National organizations are able to have highly-personalized conversations with each person in their community.
  • VOIQ is a YCombinator and Silicon Valley-backed SaaS platform revolutionizing AI Voice by providing human-sounding and highly customizable Conversational AI VoiceBots for Calls.
  • VOIQ's CEO & Founder Ricardo Garcia-Amaya, an expert in the AI Voice field, recently gave the keynote on AI Voice at the Global AI Chatbot Conference in San Francisco.

SenSource Provides Immediate Counting Solution for COVID-19 Related Occupancy Regulations

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:18pm

Seeing these restrictions as something more than just temporary, Youngstown-based SenSource got to work configuring their existing products into an easy-to-use Occupancy Monitoring solution.

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  • Seeing these restrictions as something more than just temporary, Youngstown-based SenSource got to work configuring their existing products into an easy-to-use Occupancy Monitoring solution.
  • "That is why we wanted to provide a simple, easy-to-deploy solution for these businesses to accurately track the number of people in their locations.
  • The second component is an optional upgrade that automates the counting process with SenSource's People Counting sensor .
  • The growing list of clients making better decisions with SenSource business solutions expands daily with markets including retail, libraries, education, government entities and amusement parks.

Timothy A. Alexander, M.D., F.R.C.S., is being recognized by Continental Who's Who

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:17pm

He is now one of the top surgeons in Florida, serving in the field of cosmetic surgery for over thirty years.

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  • He is now one of the top surgeons in Florida, serving in the field of cosmetic surgery for over thirty years.
  • Patients venerate Dr. Alexander because he is honest and open, praising the office for being prompt and having excellent bedside manner.
  • When Dr. Alexander is not performing cosmetic surgery, he enjoys gardening, boating, golfing, and spending time with his two children John and Marsha.
  • Dr. Alexander dedicates this recognition to Dr. Ralph Millard, who is recognized nationally and internationally as one of the greatest plastic surgeons.

Chef Francesco Aiello is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:17pm

MAITLAND, Fla., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Chef Francesco Aiello is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Chef for the successes he has accumulated as a Top Chef and Top Executive at Francesco's Ristorante & Pizzeria.

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  • MAITLAND, Fla., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Chef Francesco Aiello is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Chef for the successes he has accumulated as a Top Chef and Top Executive at Francesco's Ristorante & Pizzeria.
  • Offering amazing, mouth-watering dishes at 400 South Orlando Avenue, Francesco's Ristorante & Pizzeria brings southern Italy to Florida's Orange County.
  • The delectable flavors of the Mediterranean are accessible at Francesco's Ristorante & Pizzeria without having to travel to Italy.
  • Customers leave Francesco's Ristorante & Pizzeria feeling highly satisfied and ready to return, proclaiming that "authentic Italian cuisine has never been closer."

Madhu Prasad, MD, FASC, is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:17pm

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Madhu Prasad, MD, FASC, is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Surgical Oncologist in the field of Medicine as the Owner and Surgical Oncologist at Far North Surgery.

Key Points: 
  • ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Madhu Prasad, MD, FASC, is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Surgical Oncologist in the field of Medicine as the Owner and Surgical Oncologist at Far North Surgery.
  • They optimize patient experience and outcomes, having expertise that has been honed by training and working at some of the leading universities and hospitals in the United States.
  • Venerated by his patients and peers, Dr. Prasad is known for being an excellent doctor who truly cares and goes above and beyond.
  • Qualifying for the Anchorage Business Hall of Fame, he was recognized by Top Doctor in 2019.

Western European Data Center Market by IT, Electrical & Mechanical Infrastructure, General Construction, Tier Standards and Geography - Forecast to 2025

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:15pm

The data center market in Western Europe by investment is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 1% during the period 2019-2025.

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  • The data center market in Western Europe by investment is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 1% during the period 2019-2025.
  • The implementation of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) is expected to boost the data center market in Western Europe.
  • Besides, the data center colocation market in Europe is also witnessing increased interest from real estate and investment firms.
  • The following factors are expected to contribute to the growth of the data center market in Western Europe during the forecast period:
    Data Center Market in Western Europe: Segmentation
    This research report includes detailed segmentation by IT infrastructure, electrical infrastructure, mechanical infrastructure, general construction, tier standards, and geography.

Pass & Seymour Recalls Commercial-Grade Electrical Receptacles Due to Burn Hazard

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:13pm

Sold At: Electrical equipment suppliersand other stores nationwide between October 2019 and February 2020 for between $3 and $10.

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  • Sold At: Electrical equipment suppliersand other stores nationwide between October 2019 and February 2020 for between $3 and $10.
  • Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.
  • CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard.
  • Contact us at this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall:
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HAGENS BERMAN, NATIONAL TRIAL ATTORNEYS, Encourages Luckin Coffee (LK) Investors with $1 Million+ Losses to Contact its Attorneys: 4 Days to Application Deadline, Expanded Class Period

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:10pm

Luckin Coffee Inc. (LK) Securities Fraud Class Action:

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  • Luckin Coffee Inc. (LK) Securities Fraud Class Action:
    The complaint alleges Defendants misrepresented and concealed that Luckin's financial reports overstated its financial health and were therefore unreliable.
  • According to the report, since Q3 2019 Luckin inflated per-store per-day sales, its net selling price per item, its advertising expenses, and its revenue contribution from "other" products.
  • "We're focused on investors' losses and proving Defendants intentionally manipulated Luckin's financial metrics," said Reed Kathrein, the Hagens Berman partner leading the investigation.
  • Hagens Berman is a national law firm with nine offices in eight cities around the country and eighty attorneys.

Greenline Ventures Offering Microloans To Colorado Small Businesses Affected By COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:05pm

DENVER, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Greenline Ventures, an impact-focused investment management firm based in Denver, has established the Greenline Emergency Microloan Program to offer much-needed loans to minority, women and veteran-owned businesses in Colorado.

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  • DENVER, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Greenline Ventures, an impact-focused investment management firm based in Denver, has established the Greenline Emergency Microloan Program to offer much-needed loans to minority, women and veteran-owned businesses in Colorado.
  • "During this devastating time for small businesses, we wanted to offer emergency funding to help these fragile companies stay afloat and retain employees," says Patrick Vahey, President of Greenline Ventures.
  • About Greenline Ventures: Greenline Ventures LLC specializes in providing creative and flexible capital to underserved businesses and communities that are often neglected by traditional capital providers.
  • Since inception, Greenline has invested over $2.5 billion in businesses and projects located in low-income communities throughout the United States.

Telehealth Company Thrivetalk Offers Free Mental Health Services for Essential Workers During COVID-19

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:02pm

LEAGUE CITY, Texas, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Telehealth company Thrivetalk is offering free mental health services for essential health care workers and first responders throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the company announced Thursday.

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  • LEAGUE CITY, Texas, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Telehealth company Thrivetalk is offering free mental health services for essential health care workers and first responders throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the company announced Thursday.
  • Essential workers such as nurses, doctors, and law enforcement officers are working in dangerous, stressful conditions.
  • "At Thrivetalk we want to provide easily accessible mental health care to everyone, and right now we want to give even more back to those essential workers on the frontlines of the healthcare crisis."
  • - Prairie Conlon, Licensed Mental Health Professional & Clinical Director of Thrivetalk
    For those who aren't health care workers or first responders and are seeking mental health services, Thrivetalk is currently offering sessions at discounted rates.

Raintree Systems Provides NO COST Telehealth In Response to Covid-19

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

This legacy of quickly providing powerful, affordable solutions has been especially valuable to the healthcare provider community and delivery system amidst the significant impact of Covid-19.

Key Points: 
  • This legacy of quickly providing powerful, affordable solutions has been especially valuable to the healthcare provider community and delivery system amidst the significant impact of Covid-19.
  • The Raintree Team is highly motivated and passionate about doing whatever they can to help healthcare professionals through this difficult period.
  • For this reason, Raintree Systems has decided to offer RTConnect, its telehealth and communication software, at no cost for physicians, therapists, and other healthcare providers throughout the United States during this global pandemic.
  • To learn more about Raintree Systems and how you can leverage their software development toolkit to rapidly build or develop technology solutions, contact us at publicrelations@raintreeinc.com .

How AI is Measuring the Impact of COVID-19 on Construction

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

Unlike many macroeconomic indicators that tend to lag, AI is being used to determine the activity level based on near real-time field data, created by measuring job site activity and comparing it to previous milestones.

Key Points: 
  • Unlike many macroeconomic indicators that tend to lag, AI is being used to determine the activity level based on near real-time field data, created by measuring job site activity and comparing it to previous milestones.
  • The report uses anonymized data from over 150,000 unique images and thousands of unique construction projects.
  • Though previously unannounced, OxBlue's AI capabilities for measuring construction activity levels had already been validated based on field trials.
  • The tool was originally developed to assist OxBlue clients in understanding construction activity on their projects.

Attorney Katelyn P. Sandfort Joins Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd.

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

APPLETON, Wis., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Prior to joining Herrling Clark, Katelyn handled a variety of complex and transactional litigation cases at a Northeast Wisconsin law firm.

Key Points: 
  • APPLETON, Wis., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Prior to joining Herrling Clark, Katelyn handled a variety of complex and transactional litigation cases at a Northeast Wisconsin law firm.
  • Senior Personal Injury Attorney and Herrling Clark Past-President Kevin Lonergan said that Sandfort's addition to the firm is like hitting the jackpot.
  • Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd. has more nationally board-certified trial attorneys located in northeast Wisconsin than any other law firm.
  • To learn more about Herrling Clark Law Firm Ltd ., visit https://www.herrlingclark.com/ or call 920-739-7366 to schedule a consultation.

Weather Source Welcomes Dark Sky Customers with Special Offer

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

SALEM, N.H., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Weather Source, the leader in weather and climate technologies for business intelligence, is extending a one-time offer of superior data at the same price for Dark Sky API customers affected by Apple's recent acquisition of Dark Sky.

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  • SALEM, N.H., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Weather Source, the leader in weather and climate technologies for business intelligence, is extending a one-time offer of superior data at the same price for Dark Sky API customers affected by Apple's recent acquisition of Dark Sky.
  • Dark Sky customers seeking a new weather API are invited to discover why Weather Source data powers a majority of Fortune companies.
  • Weather Source is pleased to offer a complimentary 30-day trial of its OnPoint API and will match any Dark Sky subscription price for the first 12 months of an annual Weather Source API subscription.
  • "This is an excellent opportunity for Dark Sky users to test drive Weather Source's OnPoint API and to learn what sets us apart from other weather data providers," said Weather Source CEO Mark Gibbas.

National Association of Certified Financial Fiduciaries® receives Accreditation

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded the National Association of Certified Financial Fiduciaries (NACFF) the prestigious Accredited Provider accreditation.

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  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has awarded the National Association of Certified Financial Fiduciaries (NACFF) the prestigious Accredited Provider accreditation.
  • "NACFF is proud of our fiduciary training programs which educate thousands of financial professionals each year on what it means to be true fiduciaries.
  • "We are pleased to recognize the National Association of Certified Financial Fiduciaries as an Accredited Provider," stated Peter Finn, President of IACET and the Director of Learning and Development for the Society of Women Engineers in Chicago, IL.
  • About NACFF: The National Association of Certified Financial Fiduciaries (NACFF) is a training organization dedicated to providing financial professionals with the information, tools, and resources needed to ensure compliance with today's fiduciary standards.

Ice Cube To Create Custom 'Check Yo Self Before You Wreck Yo Self' T-Shirts And Donate All Net Proceeds To Hospitals Fighting Coronavirus

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

The shirt manufacturer, Black Out, has partnered with Ice Cube on this project.

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  • The shirt manufacturer, Black Out, has partnered with Ice Cube on this project.
  • "As a global community, we all need to come together to fight against this Coronavirus.
  • 'Check Yo Self Before You Wreck Yo Self' encompasses the most important aspects of our wellbeing we all need to protect each other before we wreck ourselves and one another," said BIG3 co-founder and Cube Vision COO, Jeff Kwantinetz.
  • For more information on where to buy the t-shirt and how you can help fight COVID-19, please visit https://icecubemerch.shop.musictoday.com/store/

Financial Times Ranks FE International No. 8 Fastest Growing Financial Services Company in America

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

8 fastest growing financial services company in America and No.

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  • 8 fastest growing financial services company in America and No.
  • 133 overall on the Financial Times inaugural list of the Americas' Fastest Growing Companies 2020.
  • FE also runs the trade publication SaaS Mag ,the SaaS 1000 list, LTV Conf , and other sector specific companies.
  • FE offers comprehensive exit planning services, as well as direct access to an established network of pre-qualified international investors.

Video On Demand (VOD) Services Experience Flourishing Growth Amid Coronavirus Quarantine - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 8:00pm

DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ResearchAndMarkets.com identifies Video On Demand as one of the industries experiencing increased demand during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ResearchAndMarkets.com identifies Video On Demand as one of the industries experiencing increased demand during the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • Perhaps the most obvious beneficiary of the current situation has been home entertainment companies like Netflix and other streaming services, to the point that Youtube and Netflix have reduced image quality to help internet providers cope with the surging demand for bandwidth.
  • Online subscription companies, video-on-demand, livestreams and other such services will continue to flourish in the months ahead.
  • Latest available reports on this sector include:

Events DC Announces $18 Million Hospitality And Tourism Relief Package Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:58pm

WASHINGTON, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Events DC, Washington DC's official convention and sports authority, today announced an $18 million hospitality and tourism relief package to address the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Events DC, Washington DC's official convention and sports authority, today announced an $18 million hospitality and tourism relief package to address the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.
  • The relief package, approved by Events DC's Board of Directors, will provide support to restaurants, hotels and undocumented workers in Washington, DC.
  • "The hospitality and tourism industry has been upended by the pandemic and Events DC plays an important role with the ability to provide aid and support to our local partners, the backbone of our city's economy," said Max Brown, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Events DC.
  • Events DC remains committed to helping to drive the economic recovery for the city, through the ongoing promotion and support of the hospitality and tourism industry.

The Canadian Ethnic Media Association sends an Open Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau regarding coverage of the Covid 19 Pandemic

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:58pm

Below, in an Open Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau, the Canadian Ethnic Media Association calls on the federal government to reach out directly to all ethnic media to convey messaging to the country's diverse ethnocultural communities regarding the Coronavirus Covid 19 Pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • Below, in an Open Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau, the Canadian Ethnic Media Association calls on the federal government to reach out directly to all ethnic media to convey messaging to the country's diverse ethnocultural communities regarding the Coronavirus Covid 19 Pandemic.
  • TORONTO, April 9, 2020 /CNW/ -In an open letter addressed to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the Canadian Ethnic Media Association calls on the country's Federal and Provincial Governments to reach out directly to all ethnic media, as the most effective means to inform Canada's diverse communities about the Coronavirus Covid 19 Pandemic.
  • "Ethnic media is a source of message distribution which provides information to approximately 250 ethnic groups and communities in Canada", explains Ms. Ziniak.
  • The Canadian Ethnic Media Association is prepared and willing to help reach ethnic media organizations and enable them to be part of the solution.

Angostura Hosts Interactive Live Series on Instagram to Support International Bartender Community

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:56pm

Lucky winners can then choose to host a Live Watch party with other persons or not.

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  • Lucky winners can then choose to host a Live Watch party with other persons or not.
  • The House of Angostura owns the only rum distillery in Trinidad today, and controls its rum manufacturing process from end to end.
  • The House of Angostura is renowned for its unique, signature style, which stems from techniques that have stood the test of time.
  • The journey started in 1824 when founder Dr. Johann Siegert first produced aromatic bitters in Angostura, Venezuela (today called Ciudad Bolivar).

Forefront Telecare Launches Phase 2 of COVID-19 Response for Rural Hospitals

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:54pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Forefront Telecare, Inc. (Forefront), the leader in providing behavioral telehealth to seniors and other vulnerable adults in rural communities across the United States, announced today the next phase of its #RuralHealthSTRONG COVID-19 Response Program.

Key Points: 
  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Forefront Telecare, Inc. (Forefront), the leader in providing behavioral telehealth to seniors and other vulnerable adults in rural communities across the United States, announced today the next phase of its #RuralHealthSTRONG COVID-19 Response Program.
  • As part of this program, Forefront is offering behavioral telehealth carts with secure, HIPAA-compliant video conferencing at no-cost to hundreds of rural hospitals nationwide.
  • "Rural hospitals are the essential healthcare hubs for countless rural communities across the country.
  • Rural hospitals with behavioral health units are encouraged to contact info@fftcare.com to find out more about this offer of support.

Angostura Hosts Interactive Live Series on Instagram to Support International Bartender Community

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:52pm

Lucky winners can then choose to host a Live Watch party with other persons or not.

Key Points: 
  • Lucky winners can then choose to host a Live Watch party with other persons or not.
  • The House of Angostura owns the only rum distillery in Trinidad today, and controls its rum manufacturing process from end to end.
  • The House of Angostura is renowned for its unique, signature style, which stems from techniques that have stood the test of time.
  • The journey started in 1824 when founder Dr. Johann Siegert first produced aromatic bitters in Angostura, Venezuela (today called Ciudad Bolivar).

Radio One Hosts A COVID-19 National Day Of Prayer On Good Friday, April 10, 2020

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:51pm

SILVER SPRING, Md., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Radio Onetoday announced a national day of prayer campaign to be held on Good Friday, April 10, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • SILVER SPRING, Md., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Radio Onetoday announced a national day of prayer campaign to be held on Good Friday, April 10, 2020.
  • The Radio One COVID-19 National Day of Prayer, #OneinPrayer, will feature syndicated radio personalities, Erica Campbell, host of Get Up Mornings!
  • Among the particpants in the prayer campaign are: Grammy Award winning hip hop artist Lecrae; civil right leader and president of the National Action Network, Rev.
  • While the Company was renamed Urban One, Radio One remains the brand of the radio division and all of its radio assets.

Teamsters At Gate Gourmet To Receive Paycheck Protections

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:49pm

Gate Gourmet, one of the largest airline catering companies in the U.S., has now filed to receive federal aid that will protect Gate Gourmet workers' wages and benefits for at least the next five months.

Key Points: 
  • Gate Gourmet, one of the largest airline catering companies in the U.S., has now filed to receive federal aid that will protect Gate Gourmet workers' wages and benefits for at least the next five months.
  • These paycheck protections come from the federal CARES Act (the "Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act") that was signed into law at the end of March.
  • The Teamsters and the aforementioned coalition also made the case that airline catering workers need the same economic assistance.
  • "Our members at Gate Gourmet prepare the food that airline passengers consume on flights in the U.S. and to other countries," said Teamsters Warehouse Division Director and International Vice President Steve Vairma.

Austin-based Expense Software Offers Aid to Local Governments Across Texas

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:46pm

AUSTIN, Texas, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Austin-based SaaS company, Webexpenses, is donating its expense management software to Texas state and local governments.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Austin-based SaaS company, Webexpenses, is donating its expense management software to Texas state and local governments.
  • This provision is a direct response to Texas Governor, Greg Abbott's, announcement during his April 8 press conference regarding COVID-19.
  • "Our software will enable state and local governments to establish a foundation for a quick economic recovery - without incurring any additional costs for a system.
  • Webexpenses is a leading global provider of cloud-based travel and expense management software to businesses of all sizes.

iTrustCapital: Flight to Alternative Assets Drives 78% Increase in Average IRA Rollover Amount

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:45pm

Investors are looking at ways to diversify," Todd continues: "The iTrust platform happens to offer what many believe are such assets.

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  • Investors are looking at ways to diversify," Todd continues: "The iTrust platform happens to offer what many believe are such assets.
  • We see inflows to our most popular assets, XRP, Bitcoin, and other top market cap cryptocurrencies .
  • iTrustCapital conducted four surveys from late February through March , asking respondents what assets would be best in a global pandemic.
  • Our platform not only provides diversification in assets but also from Wall Street Firms and World Banks," says Todd Southwick, CEO.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Improved Decoy for Turkey Hunters (TRO-183)

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:45pm

PITTSBURGH, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --"I enjoy turkey hunting but I thought there could be a more realistic turkey decoy," said an inventor, from Bluevale, Ontario, Canada, "so I invented the STOCKING GOBBLER."

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --"I enjoy turkey hunting but I thought there could be a more realistic turkey decoy," said an inventor, from Bluevale, Ontario, Canada, "so I invented the STOCKING GOBBLER."
  • In doing so, it offers an improved alternative to traditional hunting decoys and accessories.
  • The invention features a unique and lightweight design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for turkey hunters.
  • "My design enables you to easily attract game while turkey hunting."

Vaccines Industry Witnesses Essential Demand in Efforts to Safeguard the Population Against COVID-19 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:45pm

DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ResearchAndMarkets.com identifies Unified Communications as one of the key industries seeing increased demand due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ResearchAndMarkets.com identifies Unified Communications as one of the key industries seeing increased demand due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • Dozens of companies around the world launched into a global race to find a COVID-19 vaccine, and pharmaceutical companies will need immediate information in virology, antivirals, virus removal and inactivation, drug delivery and testing, and licensing.
  • Medical professionals will require information on respiratory diseases and infection, and officials at all levels will need the best inside information the moment it becomes available.
  • Latest available reports on this sector include:

Announcing Social Simplified by DMI

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:39pm

Offered exclusively to DMI's partner agents and powered by White Glove's Social Connect platform,Social Simplified provides agents with a healthy mix of engaging content.

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  • Offered exclusively to DMI's partner agents and powered by White Glove's Social Connect platform,Social Simplified provides agents with a healthy mix of engaging content.
  • Kurstin adds, "Many agents rely heavily on face-to-face meetings to connect with prospects and Social Simplified allows them to keep building those trusted connections, just in a virtual setting."
  • With 69% of U.S. adults on Facebook right now, Social Simplified will certainly aid agents in gaining new prospects, while improving on their customer retention.
  • If agents would like to learn more about the features and benefits of Social Simplified by DMI or take advantage of DMI's discount pricing, they are advised to call DMI directly at800-322-6342.

Maine Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts Aboard Space Station

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:38pm

WASHINGTON, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from Maine will have an opportunity next week to talk with NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station who have special ties to the Pine Tree State.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from Maine will have an opportunity next week to talk with NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station who have special ties to the Pine Tree State.
  • NASA astronauts Christopher Cassidy and Jessica Meir will respond to questions recorded by students from across the state.
  • The Challenger Center of Maine is also sending well-wishes from Maine locals to Cassidy regarding his launch to the space station.
  • Linking students directly to astronauts aboard the space station provides unique, authentic experiences designed to enhance student learning, performance and interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Cheez-It® And Pringles® Provide Overwatch League™ Fans More Ways To Support Their Favorite Team During 'Crunch Time'

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:36pm

The partnership aims to enhance the esports experience and that starts with providing more ways to cheer on your favorite Overwatch League team.

Key Points: 
  • The partnership aims to enhance the esports experience and that starts with providing more ways to cheer on your favorite Overwatch League team.
  • Now through April 30, fans can look for specially marked Overwatch League packages of Cheez-It and Pringles revealing how to win one of 250 Official Overwatch League team jerseys.
  • "Whether watching your favorite Overwatch League team compete, or playing yourself, every match is better with the intense crunch of Cheez-It Grooves and Pringles Wavy."
  • OVERWATCH, OVERWATCH LEAGUE and the OVERWATCH LEAGUE logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.

Maryland Historical Society Teams Up with CourseArc to Deliver Free Online Education

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:35pm

BALTIMORE, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CourseArc, a user-friendly digital content authoring and management platform, and the Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) announced today that they have teamed up to deliver free online education courses on the rich history and culture of Maryland through their Historical Investigations Portal.

Key Points: 
  • BALTIMORE, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --CourseArc, a user-friendly digital content authoring and management platform, and the Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) announced today that they have teamed up to deliver free online education courses on the rich history and culture of Maryland through their Historical Investigations Portal.
  • Since 2018, CourseArc has been an invaluable partner to the Maryland Historical Society, supporting the development of their Historical Investigations Portal (HIP) .
  • About the Maryland Historical Society: The Maryland Historical Society (MdHS) was founded in 1844 and is the state's preeminent center for Maryland history, focusing on educating the public through its vast and unique museum and library collections.
  • The Maryland Historical Society educates people of all ages about the rich history and culture of Maryland and the nation.

HealthTap Offers Free Virtual Doctor Visits to Anyone in the U.S. through Legion of Volunteer Doctors

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:34pm

"We're also extremely grateful to our doctors and the entire HealthTap team for working around the clock to make free virtual visits possible."

Key Points: 
  • "We're also extremely grateful to our doctors and the entire HealthTap team for working around the clock to make free virtual visits possible."
  • Hundreds of HealthTap doctors have volunteered to provide "COVID consults," and all HealthTap doctors get ongoing training on the latest medical protocols for providing COVID-19-related care.
  • HealthTap members enjoy 24/7 access to virtual doctor visits from any digital device, with an average wait time of less than one minute.
  • HealthTap is available throughout North America, and has provided more than 100,000 virtual doctor visits to date.

AshBritt Proudly Supports the State of Massachusetts by Building State's First Field Hospital for COVID Patients

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:34pm

WORCESTER, Mass., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --AshBritt is proud to support the State of Massachusetts during this critical time by building the State's first temporary field hospital for COVID patients.

Key Points: 
  • WORCESTER, Mass., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --AshBritt is proud to support the State of Massachusetts during this critical time by building the State's first temporary field hospital for COVID patients.
  • AshBritt is prepared to provide 1,900 more beds to the State.
  • The 214-patient unit's opening was covered by CBS:
    In just one week, crews transformed the DCU Center into the state's first field hospital in the coronavirus crisis .
  • A total of 20 direct care providers will likely be at the field hospital in these early stages.

SDRPY's 'Beautiful Aden' Campaign Benefits Over 130,000 Yemenis in 2nd Week

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:31pm

The campaign has performed extremely well, removing 2,857 cubic meters of accumulated waste from the streets and roads in over 100 different work areas.

Key Points: 
  • The campaign has performed extremely well, removing 2,857 cubic meters of accumulated waste from the streets and roads in over 100 different work areas.
  • Over 130,000 of Aden's citizens are now benefiting from cleaner, better looking and more hygienic homes.
  • In its second week, the "Beautiful Aden" campaign targeted the Sheikh Othman and Tawahi Districts, collecting and removing accumulated trash and garbage deposits, clearing rainwater, and addressing damage from torrential rains.
  • This project will also stimulate commercial traffic, improve the urban landscape, contribute to enhancing local security, and reduce traffic accidents.

InventHelp Inventors Develop Condo/Apartment Deadbolt Security Device (TRO-202)

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:30pm

PITTSBURGH, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inventors from North York, Ontario, Canada, have developed the patent pending CONDO-SAFE, a deadbolt security device that is offered primarily for condominiums and apartments.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inventors from North York, Ontario, Canada, have developed the patent pending CONDO-SAFE, a deadbolt security device that is offered primarily for condominiums and apartments.
  • "As condo dwellers, we created a prototype of our invention to offer increased security and peace of mind.
  • Our prototype has proven to work very well," said the inventors.
  • It prevents the operation of a door deadbolt by keeping it in a locked position.

COVID-19's Impact on Workplace Chat Solutions: Unprecedented Rise in Growth due to Exploding Population of Remote Workers - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:30pm

DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ResearchAndMarkets.com identifies Unified Communications as one of the key industries seeing increased demand due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ResearchAndMarkets.com identifies Unified Communications as one of the key industries seeing increased demand due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • Workplace chat solutions like Slack, Troop Messenger and Brosix offer a fast and convenient way to communicate with colleagues.
  • As an increased number of companies switch to remote working to limit the risk of infection, they are relying more and more on workplace chat to facilitate communication and collaboration between team members.
  • Latest available reports on this sector include:

Restaurants Tell Congress: Programs Not Providing Desperately Needed Relief

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:30pm

WASHINGTON, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The National Restaurant Association told Congressional leaders that COVID-19 relief funds were envisioned as a vital tool to help restaurants bridge the crisis, but there are increasing warning signs that more relief will be needed to help restaurants and employees.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The National Restaurant Association told Congressional leaders that COVID-19 relief funds were envisioned as a vital tool to help restaurants bridge the crisis, but there are increasing warning signs that more relief will be needed to help restaurants and employees.
  • "Thepremise of the Paycheck Protection Program is to be a vital way of allowing restaurants to bridge this crisis, but there are warning signs that it is not providing the relief that is so desperately needed for our industry," he added.
  • It noted that operational and staffing issues unique to the industry have hindered restaurants' access to PPP funding.
  • Timing flexibility to extend the covered period from 60 to 90 days because there is growing concern restaurants will not be fully operational in time to meet the requirement.

American Lung Association Commits $25M to address COVID-19 and Emerging Respiratory Viruses

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:30pm

CHICAGO, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --As the nation's leading voluntary lung health organization, the American Lung Association is launching a $25M initiative to end COVID-19 and defend against future respiratory virus pandemics.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --As the nation's leading voluntary lung health organization, the American Lung Association is launching a $25M initiative to end COVID-19 and defend against future respiratory virus pandemics.
  • COVID-19, like most in the coronavirus family, is a respiratory disease, so the American Lung Association is uniquely positioned to have substantial and rapid impact.
  • In addition to raising funds to increase a research commitment, the Lung Association will allocate funds to education and advocacy to support public health against the current and future threats of COVID-19 and respiratory viruses.
  • The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research.

MGM Resorts International Provides Critical Resources And Support To Community Partners As They Respond To The COVID-19 Crisis

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:29pm

"We are leveraging the resources of our company to make a difference by delivering much-needed support and product where it is most required.

Key Points: 
  • "We are leveraging the resources of our company to make a difference by delivering much-needed support and product where it is most required.
  • By leveraging our supply chain, we can help source critical items that are in high demand," said Stacey Taylor, Senior Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer, MGM Resorts International.
  • MGM is working closely with community partners throughout the country to understand unique regional demands to provide support where it is needed most.
  • MGM Resorts International (Las Vegas, NV): Across Las Vegas, MGM Resorts has provided extensive on-the-ground support and in-kind donations to several local community organizations and agencies.

SciMed Solutions Releases Scalable Adjuvant Discovery Software

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:29pm

DURHAM, N.C., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SciMed Solutions today announced the release of Compound Scout, a high-throughput adjuvant screening software initially developed for use by the Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI).

Key Points: 
  • DURHAM, N.C., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SciMed Solutions today announced the release of Compound Scout, a high-throughput adjuvant screening software initially developed for use by the Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI).
  • Compound Scout is now available for use by small to mid-sized labs and primary researchers in a scalable software as a service (SaaS) model.
  • "We continually face novel and mutating viruses and bacteria that require the development of new vaccines and pharmaceuticals," says Adam Stasio, president of SciMed Solutions.
  • SciMed Solutions builds innovative software products and provides consulting services to streamline workflows and increase efficiency so researchers can focus on your core mission.

Censia's ReadyToHire Uses AI to Match Displaced Workers To Job Openings

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:28pm

SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Censia, a leader in recruiting artificial intelligence (AI) technology, has launched the ReadyToHire initiative, which uses AI to instantly match workers displaced by the COVID-19 pandemic to job openings at companies with urgent hiring needs.This program is free to use for companies and individuals, and does not require integration or installation.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Censia, a leader in recruiting artificial intelligence (AI) technology, has launched the ReadyToHire initiative, which uses AI to instantly match workers displaced by the COVID-19 pandemic to job openings at companies with urgent hiring needs.This program is free to use for companies and individuals, and does not require integration or installation.
  • ReadyToHire (RTH) allows companies facing layoffs to add their displaced employees to a specialized website, where they are tagged as "ReadyToHire."
  • Companies with hiring needs can access this database for free -Censia's AI technology instantly matches them to the ReadyToHire talent most suitable to their open roles.
  • "When we saw the surge in unemployment and critical hiring in other industries, we knew our AI technology could help get displaced talent into those roles right away.

Mondelēz Canada is Donating over $1M to Community Organizations and Frontline Health Care Workers

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:26pm

This includes support for Food Banks Canada, Moisson Montral, Second Harvest, The Good Shepherd and Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada.

Key Points: 
  • This includes support for Food Banks Canada, Moisson Montral, Second Harvest, The Good Shepherd and Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada.
  • "Mondelz Canada has an important role to play in supporting those on the frontlines of this crisis and in helping the communities and populations hit hardest by COVID-19.
  • "We thank Mondelz Canada for this donation that will help our members across the country rally to support our neighbours in need."
  • Fine out more about Mondelz Canada here or visit www.mondelezinternational.com or follow the company on Twitter at www.twitter.com/MDLZ .

Harvey's and Bauer Hockey team up to keep Canadians apart and help feed those in need

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 7:24pm

VAUGHAN, ON, April 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Harvey's and Bauer Hockey, two Canadian greats, are working together to help keep Canadians safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • VAUGHAN, ON, April 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Harvey's and Bauer Hockey, two Canadian greats, are working together to help keep Canadians safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Bauer Hockey is the world's most recognized designer, marketer and manufacturer of hockey equipment and is the No.
  • Founded in Kitchener, Ontario, in 1927, Bauer Hockey developed the first skate with a blade attached to a boot, forever chanting the game.
  • Since then, Bauer Hockey has continued to develop the most sought-after products in the industry, including the widely successful SUPREME, VAPOR and NEXUS lines of products.