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Time to Cash In: Trucks Top List of Vehicles With Most Retained Value During COVID-19, According to Edmunds

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:01pm

According to trade-in data from Edmunds, trucks are retaining the greatest value and commanding the highest trade-in prices of all consumer vehicles.

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  • According to trade-in data from Edmunds, trucks are retaining the greatest value and commanding the highest trade-in prices of all consumer vehicles.
  • Edmunds data reveals that midsize, heavy-duty and large trucks made up seven of the top 10 vehicles with the greatest overall retained value.
  • The Ford F-350 Super Duty came in second, generating an average trade-in price of $49,174, or 74% of the vehicle's original MSRP.
  • The complete top 10 list, along with the full list of vehicles with the greatest retained value broken out by segment, can be found below.

New distribution agreement between SAS and Sabre fairly balances agency and airline interests

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:01pm

LONDON and STOCKHOLM, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SAS, Scandinavia's leading airline, and Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading software and technology company that powers the global travel industry, today announced a new multi-year distribution agreement.

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  • LONDON and STOCKHOLM, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SAS, Scandinavia's leading airline, and Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading software and technology company that powers the global travel industry, today announced a new multi-year distribution agreement.
  • Under the new agreement, Sabre-connected agencies can access competitive SAS content through Sabre's marketplace, while SAS will benefit from extensive global reach.
  • SAS is the main aviation service provider to, from and within Scandinavia, and is a vital part of Scandinavia's infrastructure.
  • The distribution agreement with Sabre allows SAS more control of distribution costs while effectively selling products and services, including ancillaries, to hundreds of thousands of travel agents worldwide.

Schneider Electric Launches Cloud-Hosted Power Management Solution as Agile Alternative for Customers

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:01pm

"In today's constantly changing environment, the need to monitor power consumption is of all-time importance," said Hugo Lafontaine, Vice President of Digital Energy, Schneider Electric Canada.

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  • "In today's constantly changing environment, the need to monitor power consumption is of all-time importance," said Hugo Lafontaine, Vice President of Digital Energy, Schneider Electric Canada.
  • The EcoStruxure Power cloud-based power management solution offers greater flexibility to small and mid-size facilities across Canada, who require power management systems but cannot afford or support a comprehensive onsite solution or have reservations around cyber security.
  • The EcoStruxure Power cloud-based power management solution is hosted in a Canadian data centre, which implements the highest security and availability standards.
  • For more information on Schneider Electric and its Power Monitoring Expert Cloud Services, please visit www.se.com/ca/en/work/products/explore/cloud-hosted-pme/
    At Schneider Electric, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right.

Phase 1 Field Results Include New 1-2Km Mineralized Zone, Drill Team Mobilized

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Company also announces that geological and pad building teams have been mobilized to the Property and the Phase 2 Drill Program will commence shortly.

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  • The Company also announces that geological and pad building teams have been mobilized to the Property and the Phase 2 Drill Program will commence shortly.
  • All the final geophysical results will be released upon completion, data verification and interpretation of the raw field measurements.
  • Re-logging of over 10,000m of drill core has:
    Identified two clear Porphyry rock types within the Hawilson Monzonite ("HM").
  • The primary, well mineralized Porphyry ("MP") is commonly present near the western margin.

Prancer Adds Exciting new Features to the prancer cloud, the company SaaS offering

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

These new features further expand Prancer's capabilities for cloud security and make the platform the pioneer of cloud compliance checks.

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  • These new features further expand Prancer's capabilities for cloud security and make the platform the pioneer of cloud compliance checks.
  • To facilitate leveraging the prancer cloud validation framework for companies, prancer offers a free tier in the SaaS offering so that users can run a proof-of-concept before committing to the product.
  • With prancer SaaS, businesses can fully run compliance tests and scan codes before they are deployed to the cloud.
  • To learn more about Prancer and how we can help your company, contact us today.

Tech PR Agency ARPR Expands Global Client Roster During COVID-19 Pandemic

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

ATLANTA, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --While the PR industry has experienced a 77% decrease in client retainers due to COVID-19, ARPR , an award-winning tech PR agency at the epicenter of the future of PR, today announced the addition of three new clients to its portfolio of global tech leaders.

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  • ATLANTA, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --While the PR industry has experienced a 77% decrease in client retainers due to COVID-19, ARPR , an award-winning tech PR agency at the epicenter of the future of PR, today announced the addition of three new clients to its portfolio of global tech leaders.
  • ARPR, which was recently ranked as the Southeast's largest tech PR agency by O'Dwyer's, welcomes the following new clients:
    Cloverly (Atlanta) Cloverly is helping the world go carbon neutral.
  • ARPR is an award-winning tech PR agency at the epicenter of the future of PR.
  • For more information on ARPR clients and services, visit http://www.arpr.com and follow @AR_ _PR on Twitter and Instagram.

ClimateSmith LLC, a family-owned and operated HVAC service company in Alpharetta, GA, has been named a 2020 Top Client Rated HVAC Company by Find Local Contractors

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

ClimateSmith LLC is a trusted and dependable HVAC company based in Alpharetta, Georgia, providing premier heating and cooling services,.

Key Points: 
  • ClimateSmith LLC is a trusted and dependable HVAC company based in Alpharetta, Georgia, providing premier heating and cooling services,.
  • Find Local Contractors is an established online directory that recognizes local contractors and companies who have received superior reviews based on service and performance.
  • ClimateSmith LLC is among the select few HVAC companies to receive this award from Find Local Contractors.
  • "We are honored to once again be recognized as a 2020 Top Client Rated Alpharetta HVAC Company by Find Local Contractors.

Title3Funds Announces Key Incubator, Accelerator, and Venture Studio Partners to Support Businesses to Obtain the Capital They Need to Thrive in Today's Economy

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Captjur Startup Garage , Green2Gold , Pismo Ventures , and TEN Capital Network will connect startups and businesses to Title3Funds to launch Reg CF campaigns.

Key Points: 
  • Captjur Startup Garage , Green2Gold , Pismo Ventures , and TEN Capital Network will connect startups and businesses to Title3Funds to launch Reg CF campaigns.
  • Title3Funds helps everyday peopleor "Adventure Capitalists"become owners by offering crowdfunded investment opportunities in companies they believe in.
  • By connecting to these Adventure Capitalists on Title3Funds' platform, entrepreneurs will discover a simple, predictable, and cost-effective way to acquire the capital they need to launch new businesses and grow existing ones.
  • "Innovative new startups and companies are what will ultimately pull us out of the current economic downturn," said Founder and Chief Strategy Adviser of Title3Funds Ron Hirsch.

Conley Griggs Partin LLP Recognized in Atlanta Business Chronicle 2020 "Best Places to Work"

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Winners of the prestigious award will be recognized by Atlanta Business Chronicle at a virtual event held on September 24, 2020.

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  • Winners of the prestigious award will be recognized by Atlanta Business Chronicle at a virtual event held on September 24, 2020.
  • This year's results highlight Conley Griggs Partin LLP employee satisfaction in six key engagement areas including team dynamics, trust in leadership, communication and resources, manager effectiveness and personal engagement.
  • "Best Places to Work" is an innovative publication and awards program produced by Atlanta Business Chronicle.
  • For more information about the law firm of Conley Griggs Partin LLP in Atlanta, please call

LBA Reaches Milestone with 100 Percent Technician CBRS Certification

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The FCC is now allowing wireless service providers and other commercial entities to use the "CBRS" 3550-3700 MHz (3.5 GHz) band license free, or lightly licensed.

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  • The FCC is now allowing wireless service providers and other commercial entities to use the "CBRS" 3550-3700 MHz (3.5 GHz) band license free, or lightly licensed.
  • SAS is an automated frequency coordination system that is being utilized to prevent interference between users of the CBRS band.
  • "LBA has its national technical field team certified to provide SAS compliance, so we're well positioned to help our customers achieve successful CBRS deployments across the country," said LBA Technical Services Manager, David Sourdis.
  • For more information on CBRS compliance services and the menu of other RF consulting services LBA offers, contact Mike Britner, 252-757-0279 or Mike.Britner@lbagroup.com .

Author Ken Dye released a new book, The Bi-State Strangler, following the psychotic clues of serial killer Maury Travis and his arrest by the St. Louis Police task force

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Harry Hegger, head of the St. Louis Police Task Force believes there are at least 17 victims, possibly up to 30.

Key Points: 
  • Harry Hegger, head of the St. Louis Police Task Force believes there are at least 17 victims, possibly up to 30.
  • According to Dye, "As is often the case of a sexual psycho, he had a feeling of invincibility.
  • He'd gotten away with killing at least 17 victims and then wrote a letter to a St. Louis Post Dispatch reporter.
  • The author, Ken Dye, worked as an undercover narcotics detective in St. Louis County.

MEDIA ALERT: Tempered to Host Webinar, 'Sandworm! A Fireside Chat About Russian Hackers and Cyberwarfare,' Featuring Author Andy Greenberg

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

WHY ATTEND: In 2014, the world witnessed the start of a mysterious series of cyberattacks.

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  • WHY ATTEND: In 2014, the world witnessed the start of a mysterious series of cyberattacks.
  • Targeting American utility companies, NATO, and electrical grids in Eastern Europe, the strikes grew ever-more brazen, including the first-ever blackouts triggered by hackers.
  • The hackers behind these attacks quickly gained a reputation as the most dangerous team of cyberwarriors in history.
  • ET in order to receive the book
    Tweet this: Upcoming fireside chat featuring @TemperedNW, @a_greenberg set to explore #Sandworm, #NotPetya, world's most sophisticated #cyberattacks.

Aiera Launches Global Monitoring Gallery: Availing its Library of Leading Single-Stock, Macro-Themed, and Topic-Driven Event Monitors

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Event Highlights Monitors: Structured event highlights, such as changes to guidance, restructurings, buyback announcements, and other corporate actions.

Key Points: 
  • Event Highlights Monitors: Structured event highlights, such as changes to guidance, restructurings, buyback announcements, and other corporate actions.
  • Single-Stock Monitors: Company-specific monitors that can be used to track event calendars, mentions by customers or competitors, recent filings, and any pertinent management or company-related topic.
  • Aiera's event access and monitoring intelligence platform improves earnings season (and the investor events in between) through comprehensive calendar tracking, one-click event access, dynamic monitors, multicasting, and more.
  • Aiera is backed by Flybridge Capital Partners, Fin Venture Capital, Macquarie Group, Citi Markets FinTech Investments, and Franklin Templeton.

Hayes Launches Revenue Optimizer to Help Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations Reverse Revenue Declines, Reduce Claim Denials

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

It is why Hayes, makers of the industry's leading integrated compliance and revenue integrity platform for the nation's premier healthcare organizations, has launched Revenue Optimizer to equip healthcare organizations with actionable insights that help eliminate barriers to revenue integrity and manage overall financial performance.

Key Points: 
  • It is why Hayes, makers of the industry's leading integrated compliance and revenue integrity platform for the nation's premier healthcare organizations, has launched Revenue Optimizer to equip healthcare organizations with actionable insights that help eliminate barriers to revenue integrity and manage overall financial performance.
  • Integrated with MDaudit Enterprise, Hayes' flagship revenue integrity software platform, Revenue Optimizer leverages natural language processing and augmented intelligence technologies to improve management of a healthcare organization's overall financial performance.
  • "Leveraging the targeted and actionable insights generated by Revenue Optimizer can help lift revenues by ensuring no monies are left behind and identifying new revenue opportunities."
  • Hayes is a leading healthcare technology provider that partners with the nation's premier healthcare organizations to improve revenue, mitigate risk and reduce operating costs to succeed in an evolving healthcare landscape.

Panoramix Releases New Industry Research on RIA Billing Practices During Pandemic

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

EAGAN, Minn., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Panoramix, an innovative advisor technology platform, announced today the results of a recent industry research study on billing practices of independent Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs) during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

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  • EAGAN, Minn., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Panoramix, an innovative advisor technology platform, announced today the results of a recent industry research study on billing practices of independent Registered Investment Advisors (RIAs) during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
  • This seminal research showed that RIAs using average billing methodologies billed more during the market break, but less in the subsequent recovery, smoothing out revenue swings due to market volatility.
  • This revenue smoothing approach was critical for many firms to stay solvent and fully operational during highly disruptive times.
  • "There is a strong case to be made for billing on an average balance basis so that RIA revenues remain steady in volatilve markets," said Chris Hasting, CEO of Panoramix and author of the study.

Litigation Solutions Joins Forces with Indexed I/O to Assist Clients with Managing Electronic Data

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

"We are thrilled to be partnering with Litigation Solutions," said Brian McHughs, Chief Executive Officer at Indexed I/O.

Key Points: 
  • "We are thrilled to be partnering with Litigation Solutions," said Brian McHughs, Chief Executive Officer at Indexed I/O.
  • "This strategic relationship will introduce and deliver a strong eDiscovery solution that meets Litigation Solutions clients' needs."
  • Indexed I/O will provide a full end-to-end eDiscovery solution to Litigation Solutions' clients.
  • Whether you need a full service vendor or an implementation team to integrate technology, Litigation Solutions stands ready to assist you.

Trulieve Expands Reach in Pinellas County, Opens New St. Petersburg Location

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

It will be the Company's second dispensary in St. Petersburg and will directly support patients throughout Pinellas County.

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  • It will be the Company's second dispensary in St. Petersburg and will directly support patients throughout Pinellas County.
  • It also joins the Company's 56 other dispensaries statewide, including our St. Petersburg North location and others throughout Tampa and Clearwater.
  • "We believe in creating a culture of authentic, customer-driven retail experiences, and we've learned a lot about that in our three years in St. Petersburg.
  • "Trulieve is looking forward to many more years of compassionate care and ground-breaking innovation for our Pinellas patients."

ACTO Closes $11.5M Series A Round to Accelerate Virtual Transformation for Life Sciences Companies

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The round also includes strategic funding from new investor Salesforce Ventures, as well as follow-on investment from existing investor Panache Ventures.

Key Points: 
  • The round also includes strategic funding from new investor Salesforce Ventures, as well as follow-on investment from existing investor Panache Ventures.
  • ACTO is a category-defining technology that uses AI-powered mobile experiences to educate and engage key stakeholders in the life sciences ecosystem, while giving senior commercial and clinical leaders real-time business insights.
  • "Our Series A funding will help us advance our vision of building the world's best omnichannel education and engagement ecosystem for life sciences.
  • For more information on ACTO for Life Sciences, visit https://actoapp.com/
    Resolve Growth Partners is a growth equity firm focused on investing in B2B software companies and enabling passionate, committed entrepreneurs to accelerate growth.

Beamery Sees Record Growth During Global Lockdown

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

LONDONand SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Beamery , the leading Talent Operating System, is reporting huge growth during the first half of 2020, closing out a record quarter in Q2 in the midst of a global pandemic.

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  • LONDONand SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Beamery , the leading Talent Operating System, is reporting huge growth during the first half of 2020, closing out a record quarter in Q2 in the midst of a global pandemic.
  • Companies that chose to partner with Beamery included the world's leading entertainment group, the largest global life insurance company, and one of the largest US commercial insurers.
  • "This is the second time I've partnered with Beamery," said Charles Mah, Vice President, Global Talent at Databricks.
  • "We're looking to accelerate in our journey towards the future of work, and we see Beamery as playing an important role."

Zumper Becomes First Rental Marketplace To Provide 12 Months Of Rent Protection For Small Landlords

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Zumper , the largest, privately held rental marketplace in the U.S. with 15 million visits each month, is now the first rental platform in the industry to provide 12 months of rent protection for individual landlords.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Zumper , the largest, privately held rental marketplace in the U.S. with 15 million visits each month, is now the first rental platform in the industry to provide 12 months of rent protection for individual landlords.
  • Today, Zumper announced Instarent Rent Guarantee , the company'sfirst step in a multi-pronged effort to offer unparalleled support and security to landlords and renters.
  • Earlier this year, Zumper released Instarent , the most comprehensive, fully digital leasing solution available to landlords today.
  • Rent Guarantee gives these landlords incredible confidence and protection when leasing their property through Zumper.

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. To Host Investor Day

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL), a leader in infrastructure semiconductor solutions,today announced it will host its Virtual Investor Day on Thursday, October 8, 2020 from 8 AM to 11 AM Pacific Time.

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  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL), a leader in infrastructure semiconductor solutions,today announced it will host its Virtual Investor Day on Thursday, October 8, 2020 from 8 AM to 11 AM Pacific Time.
  • The event will be webcasted live and can be accessed through the Events section of Marvell's Investor Relations website at http://investor.marvell.com/ with a replay available following the event until Friday, October 30, 2020.
  • To deliver the data infrastructure technology that connects the world, we're building solutions on the most powerful foundation: our partnerships with our customers.
  • Marvell and the Marvell logo are registered trademarks of Marvell and/or its affiliates.

Time to Vote Movement Gains Unprecedented Momentum Ahead of 2020 U.S. Election

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The coalition, which represents more than six million workers in the U.S.*, is addressing this challenge by giving employees the time and the tools they need to exercise their right to vote in the November general election.

Key Points: 
  • The coalition, which represents more than six million workers in the U.S.*, is addressing this challenge by giving employees the time and the tools they need to exercise their right to vote in the November general election.
  • Recent primaries have suffered from a lack of poll workers and malfunctioning voting machines, resulting in even longer wait times.
  • So far this year, more than 700 companies including workers in all 50 states and spanning a variety of industries have joined Time to Vote.
  • Over 200 companies have joined in the last two months alone, demonstrating the increased momentum of the movement as the election draws near.

Harness 2020 State of Developer Satisfaction Report Shows Impact of Coronavirus on Software Development

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Harness , the platform for software delivery, today announced its 2020 State of Developer Satisfaction Report .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Harness , the platform for software delivery, today announced its 2020 State of Developer Satisfaction Report .
  • The report features insights from 500 IT and engineering professionals across software and finance industries on the impact that demographics, job skills, company culture and the 2020 Coronavirus pandemic have on software delivery and job satisfaction.
  • The Harness 2020 State of Developer Satisfaction Report surveyed 500 IT and engineering professionals in May 2020 across software and finance industries in the U.S.
  • The report provides insight into the impact demographics, skills, company culture and the 2020 Coronavirus pandemic have on software delivery and job satisfaction.

Inkling Wins 16 2020 HCM Excellence Awards from Brandon Hall Group

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inkling , a global leader in digital learning solutions, today announced that, in collaboration with its customers, it won 16 coveted HCM Excellence Awards from Brandon Hall Group.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inkling , a global leader in digital learning solutions, today announced that, in collaboration with its customers, it won 16 coveted HCM Excellence Awards from Brandon Hall Group.
  • The Brandon Hall Excellence Awards recognize our customers' innovative approaches and dedication to transformational modern learning," said Inkling CEO Jeff Carr.
  • "Organizations around the world highly value Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards so much so that we received a record number of applications in the middle of a global pandemic," said Rachel Cooke, Brandon Hall Group COO, and leader of the HCM Excellence Awards Program.
  • Excellence Awards winners will be honored at Brandon Hall Group's HCM Excellence Conference, January 26-28, 2021, at the Hilton West Palm Beach, Fla.

QuickLogic to Participate in the H.C. Wainwright 22nd Annual Global Virtual Investment Conference

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK) ("QuickLogic" or the "Company"), a developer of ultra-low power multi-core voice enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and Endpoint AI solutions, today announced that members of its executive management team are scheduled to participate virtually in the H.C. Wainwright 22nd Annual Global Investment Conference on Wednesday, September 16, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK) ("QuickLogic" or the "Company"), a developer of ultra-low power multi-core voice enabled SoCs, embedded FPGA IP, and Endpoint AI solutions, today announced that members of its executive management team are scheduled to participate virtually in the H.C. Wainwright 22nd Annual Global Investment Conference on Wednesday, September 16, 2020.
  • QuickLogic management will be available for one-on-one meetings on September 16, 2020.
  • Interested investors should contact QuickLogic Investor Relations at ir@quicklogic.com , or their H.C. Wainwright representative, to secure a meeting time.
  • QuickLogic is a fabless semiconductor company that develops low power, multi-core semiconductor platforms and Intellectual Property (IP) for Artificial Intelligence (AI), voice and sensor processing.

KEY Investment Partners Announces Successful Funding of New Investments Into Front Range Biosciences and springbig Alongside Expansion of Advisory Board

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

DENVER, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- KEY Investment Partners LLC ("KEY") announced today the successful financing of two market-leading companies in the cannabis sector, Front Range Biosciences ("FRB") and springbig .

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- KEY Investment Partners LLC ("KEY") announced today the successful financing of two market-leading companies in the cannabis sector, Front Range Biosciences ("FRB") and springbig .
  • KEY Investment Partners is a Denver, CO based investment manager focused on providing growth capital to early-stage companies in the cannabis sector.
  • "At KEY Investment Partners, we continuously strive to surround ourselves with experienced and respected advisors to round out our team.
  • About KEY Investment Partners LLC:
    KEY Investment Partners is an investment management firm focused on providing growth capital to early-stage cannabis companies.

Rush Street Interactive To Premier Gaming Realms' Slingo Originals Portfolio In Pennsylvania

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Under the terms of the expanded agreement, Gaming Realms' Slingo Originals content will now be directly integrated into RSI's platform, eliminating the need for distribution via a third-party aggregator.

Key Points: 
  • Under the terms of the expanded agreement, Gaming Realms' Slingo Originals content will now be directly integrated into RSI's platform, eliminating the need for distribution via a third-party aggregator.
  • The Company launched its first online gaming casino site, PlaySugarHouse.com in New Jersey, inSeptember 2016and was the first gaming company to launch a regulated online gaming site in Pennsylvania.
  • With its BetRivers.com sites, Rush Street Interactive was also the first to launch regulated online gaming inthe states of Indiana, Colorado and, most recently, Illinois.
  • Through its unique IP and brands, Gaming Realms is bringing together media, entertainment and gaming assets in new game formats.

GSU Launches New Academic Video Platform to Deliver More Engaging and Interactive Learning Experience While Protecting Student and Faculty Safety

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

"By partnering with Echo360, we can provide our students with a platform specifically designed for education that will create active learning moments in the classroom and beyond."

Key Points: 
  • "By partnering with Echo360, we can provide our students with a platform specifically designed for education that will create active learning moments in the classroom and beyond."
  • With the adoption of the Echo360 platform, Grambling State students will have access to features and tools to facilitate active learning experiences that improve student outcomes.
  • Developed by educators, Echo360 helps instructors record and extend those moments to improve learner engagement through accessible, engaging video-based learning.
  • Through our smarter video platform, learners and instructors have 24/7 access to discussion of course material, presentation materials, and the lecture itself.

National Network Launches to Connect Students in Crisis with Emergency Coaching Support

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

With $250,000 from ECMC Foundation and a matching grant from Strada Education Network, the Emergency Coaching Network will provide up to 5,000 students at participating institutions with support from InsideTrack coaches specially trained to assess and support across a range of challenging situations.

Key Points: 
  • With $250,000 from ECMC Foundation and a matching grant from Strada Education Network, the Emergency Coaching Network will provide up to 5,000 students at participating institutions with support from InsideTrack coaches specially trained to assess and support across a range of challenging situations.
  • We're grateful that organizations like ECMC Foundation and InsideTrack are collaborating to support us and other institutions in these efforts."
  • According to recent data from InsideTrack's Crisis Support Services team , students seeking support to help meet basic needs such as housing, food and medicine have increased by 203 percent from 2019.
  • "This initiative will deliver urgently-needed support to students and assist the institutions who serve them in building long-term crisis support capacity."

Norfolk Southern to present at investor conferences in September

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

NORFOLK, Va., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will make presentations at the Cowen 13thAnnual Global Transportation Conference on Sept. 9 and at the Morgan Stanley 8th Annual Laguna Conference on Sept. 17.

Key Points: 
  • NORFOLK, Va., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will make presentations at the Cowen 13thAnnual Global Transportation Conference on Sept. 9 and at the Morgan Stanley 8th Annual Laguna Conference on Sept. 17.
  • Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer James A. Squires
    Live webcast and presentation: Go to www.norfolksouthern.com under the Investors section.
  • Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation's premier transportation companies.
  • Norfolk Southern is a major transporter of industrial products, including chemicals, agriculture, and metals and construction materials.

Smithfield Foods Donates $2 Million To Connect Thousands of Students to Virtual Learning as School Year Resumes

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

This grant will provide funding for wireless hotspots to better connect students in rural areas as well as address long-term internet access solutions for disadvantaged communities.

Key Points: 
  • This grant will provide funding for wireless hotspots to better connect students in rural areas as well as address long-term internet access solutions for disadvantaged communities.
  • Many rural counties had 50 percent of students unable to access remote learning last spring due to interruptions caused by COVID-19.
  • Headquartered in Smithfield, Va. since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global reach.
  • Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic brands, such as Smithfield, Eckrich, and Nathan's Famous, among many others.

Examity Becomes First Proctoring Provider to Adopt Industry-Leading Technology Standard

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

NEWTON, Mass., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Examity today announced that it is the first online proctoring provider to adopt the LTI Proctoring Services standard by IMS Global Learning Consortium.

Key Points: 
  • NEWTON, Mass., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Examity today announced that it is the first online proctoring provider to adopt the LTI Proctoring Services standard by IMS Global Learning Consortium.
  • "We are grateful for Examity's leadership in being the first platform of its kind to adopt the new LTI Proctoring Services standard that dramatically improves the integrity of online assessment."
  • The IMS LTI Proctoring Services standard is designed to enable assessment platforms to integrate seamlessly and securely with proctoring technologies.
  • The standard will allow Examity to further streamline the entire proctoring and test-taking process, facilitating an easier exam setup, simplifying the user experience for test-takers, and reducing instructors' time reviewing proctoring results.

Mia Mason, Candidate for MD-1, Announces Initial Endorsements

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

CARROLL COUNTY, Md., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mia Mason, candidate for Maryland's first congressional district has announced a flurry of endorsements a little over a month since earning her party's nomination to represent the district.

Key Points: 
  • CARROLL COUNTY, Md., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mia Mason, candidate for Maryland's first congressional district has announced a flurry of endorsements a little over a month since earning her party's nomination to represent the district.
  • Mia also Received the Mom's Demand Action Gun Sense Candidate Distinction.
  • Don West said "I enthusiastically endorse Mia Mason as the only candidate who will serve all residents of the district with dedication and professionalism.
  • "I have met and worked with Mia numerous times and can personally attest to the strength, passion, and incredible work ethic she will bring to the halls of Congress.," Said Patrick Firth.

Aira Sets a New Standard for Wireless Charging with FreePower™

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Aira is setting a new standard for wireless charging with FreePower, an elegant hardware and software solution that offers complete freedom of placement across surfaces.

Key Points: 
  • Aira is setting a new standard for wireless charging with FreePower, an elegant hardware and software solution that offers complete freedom of placement across surfaces.
  • We built FreePower to be an elegant solution that sets the new standard for wireless power for years to come."
  • FreePower is setting a new standard for wireless charging and kicking off a new era of innovation in the process."
  • With a mission to evolve wireless charging, Aira is forming FreePower technology partnerships across several verticals including consumer electronics, automotive, and furniture applications.

Lincoln Investment Selects Riskalyze to Offer Firm-Wide Access to Technology

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

AUBURN, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Riskalyze todayannounced its enterprise agreement with Lincoln Investment (Lincoln) , a full-service broker-dealer and registered investment adviser serving nearly 360,000 investors who represent more than $41 billion in assets.

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  • AUBURN, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Riskalyze todayannounced its enterprise agreement with Lincoln Investment (Lincoln) , a full-service broker-dealer and registered investment adviser serving nearly 360,000 investors who represent more than $41 billion in assets.
  • The agreement will provide more than 1,000 Lincoln advisors with access to Riskalyze's risk assessment technology across different business channels.
  • Together with the Riskalyze platform, the Lincoln technology stack will offer a seamless workflow of data and processes.
  • Lincoln Investment Planning, LLC is a leading full-service independent broker-dealer and registered investment adviser providing investment, wealth and retirement planning services nationwide.

Maven Clinic Strengthens Leadership Team With Two Key Executive Hires As It Accelerates Growth And Extends Its Leadership Position In Digital Health For Women & Families

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Millsom is a healthcare industry veteran who will join Maven from Iora Health where she serves as Chief Growth Officer.

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  • Millsom is a healthcare industry veteran who will join Maven from Iora Health where she serves as Chief Growth Officer.
  • Kopelman previously led finance and strategy teams at WeWork, HBO, and Time Warner, and began his career in equity research.
  • Kopelman and Millsom will help Maven fuel its momentum with employers and health plans and expand its footprint in new markets.
  • "Covid-19 exposed significant gaps in care for women and families, who represent the largest consumers of healthcare and are underserved by the current standard of care.

Finding the Right Software Includes Finding the Right Vendor, Says ERP Advisors Group

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

ERP Advisors Group is uniquely independent, with consultants who provide unbiased guidance on enterprise software selection.

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  • ERP Advisors Group is uniquely independent, with consultants who provide unbiased guidance on enterprise software selection.
  • "You shouldn't move forward with selecting a software package until you know for sure that you have the right vendor."
  • ERP Advisors Group is one of the world's most trusted enterprise software advisory firms.
  • Helping hundreds of organizations find the right solutions to meet their unique needs, ERP Advisors Group is technology-independent, with a proven track record of successful software selections that lead to successful go-lives.

CBL Markets Launches Global Emissions Offset, a Tradeable Product and Carbon Benchmark

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

NEW YORKand SAN FRANCISCOand SYDNEY, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- XCHG , the global marketplace for Intelligent Commodities, today announced the launch of an innovative new product called the Global Emissions Offset (GEO), tradeable on XCHG subsidiary CBL Markets .

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  • NEW YORKand SAN FRANCISCOand SYDNEY, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- XCHG , the global marketplace for Intelligent Commodities, today announced the launch of an innovative new product called the Global Emissions Offset (GEO), tradeable on XCHG subsidiary CBL Markets .
  • The product also represents a true global benchmarka reliable price for carbon backed by projects that are proven to contribute to reducing emissions.
  • As vital ESG factors continue to be factored into global trade, CBL expects that energy products will be priced based on carbon intensity.
  • XCHG.net
    XCHG company CBL provides access to the world's energy and environmental commodity markets, facilitating the secure and seamless trading of commodities like carbon, renewable energy, water, and gas.

Creator of the BenjiLock Now Opening Doors to New Possibilities in the Residential and Commercial Markets

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The rest is history, so to speak, with his BenjiLock taking this hardware niche by storm.

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  • The rest is history, so to speak, with his BenjiLock taking this hardware niche by storm.
  • The locks that started the BenjiLock dynasty come in two versions: a 43mm Fingerprint Padlock and a TSA Fingerprint Padlock.
  • With the launch this summer of the Fingerprint Door Lock, BenjiLock is now making its way into homes, garages, and businesses.
  • "Getting the cover of Residential Tech Today is an amazing recognition of the potential for our smart locks in the residential and commercial space.

EasyDMARC Announces Launch of Cybercriminal-Fighting Platform

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

GLENDALE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today, EasyDMARC, a DMARC inscribed company that stops hackers from sending emails from company domains, announced the launch of its services in the United States.

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  • GLENDALE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today, EasyDMARC, a DMARC inscribed company that stops hackers from sending emails from company domains, announced the launch of its services in the United States.
  • According to an FBI report , businesses in the United States lost $1.7 billion from business email compromise (BEC) attacks in 2019.
  • Using these powerful standards, EasyDMARC customers can quickly boost their business reputation and protect their information by preventing phishing emails from reaching their inbox.
  • EasyDMARC protects domains and mitigates risks by installing a set of protocols that incoming servers must go through before reaching an inbox.

Columbia Engineering Expands Partnership with 2U, Inc. to Offer the Columbia Artificial Intelligence Program

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

Artificial Intelligence touches every aspect of Engineering at Columbia, and our faculty are uniquely positioned to educate leaders who will bring humans and machines together to create unforeseen value for their organizations."

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  • Artificial Intelligence touches every aspect of Engineering at Columbia, and our faculty are uniquely positioned to educate leaders who will bring humans and machines together to create unforeseen value for their organizations."
  • The Columbia Artificial Intelligence Program will explore the practical aspects of AI and machine learning through the study of cutting-edge research and hands-on application.
  • The Columbia Artificial Intelligence Program can be completed in 9 months full-time or 18 months part-time.
  • The Columbia Artificial Intelligence Program is the first online professional program Columbia offers in partnership with 2U.

McDreams Optimizes Revenue Management with Infor

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

MUNICH, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry, today announced that it is equipping the family-owned McDreams hotel group with Infor EzRMS, Infor's powerful cloud-based revenue management solution.

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  • MUNICH, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry, today announced that it is equipping the family-owned McDreams hotel group with Infor EzRMS, Infor's powerful cloud-based revenue management solution.
  • Infor EzRMS uses deep learning AI to provide enhanced revenue management functionalities and helps to improve guest service.
  • With Infor EzRMS, McDreams is able to automate its revenue management, optimize its room occupancy and independently analyze market data.
  • McDreams already uses other Infor solutions: The group has been managing all internal hotel management processes with Infor's cloud-based property management solution, Infor HMS , for several years.

IMS2020 Virtually Showcases the Best in Microwave & RF Technology

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --8,000 virtual participants attended this year's IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS), the world's largest event for RF and microwave technology.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --8,000 virtual participants attended this year's IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS), the world's largest event for RF and microwave technology.
  • With nearly 200 companies virtually exhibiting the newest products and services being offered in the RF & microwave industry, this annual conference and exhibition of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) is the flagship conference of Microwave Week.
  • "Despite the unique challenges we've experienced in 2020, IMS once again gathered the best and brightest in RF & microwave technology, as well as the industry's leading companies, to further advance the next generation of technology," said Tim Lee, IMS2020 General Chair.
  • The International Microwave Symposium (IMS) is the annual conference and exhibition of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S).

H&M Collaborates With Beirut-Based Designer, Sandra Mansour, For A Feminine Collection Dedicated To The Love Of Nature

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Sandra Mansour x H&M collection will be available at hm.com and in-stores beginning August 27th.

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  • The Sandra Mansour x H&M collection will be available at hm.com and in-stores beginning August 27th.
  • Due to the devastating events in Beirut, H&M will donate $100,000 to support the work of the Lebanese Red Cross.
  • For the Sandra Mansour x H&M collection, Sandra draws inspiration from elements of nature and female artists such as Toyen, Dorothea Tanning, Lena Leclercq, and Bibi Zogbe.
  • The result is a feminine and strong range of dresses, blouses and skirts, a tailored blazer, and a printed T-shirt and hoodie.

Gen.G Announces $1 Million Commitment To Developing The Next Generation Of Gaming Leaders With The Gen.G Foundation

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global esports organization, Gen.G, today announced a $1 million commitment to developing the next generation of leaders in the gaming industry.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global esports organization, Gen.G, today announced a $1 million commitment to developing the next generation of leaders in the gaming industry.
  • Gen.G has pledged to commit $100,000 annually for 10 years through the establishment of the Gen.G Foundation.
  • "The gaming industry has only scratched the surface of developing talented young gamers who can lead the industry's next generation," said Chris Park, CEO of Gen.G.
  • Gen.G's commitment to developing the next generation of leaders remains stronger than ever with its continued global expansion of educational programming and partners.

Coalfire Appoints Tech Power Players Akbari And Rueda To Board Of Directors

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

WESTMINSTER, Colo., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Coalfire , a provider of cybersecurity advisory and assessment services, today announces two additions to its board of directors Dr. Homaira Akbari as Board Advisor and Jess Rueda as a Director.

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  • WESTMINSTER, Colo., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Coalfire , a provider of cybersecurity advisory and assessment services, today announces two additions to its board of directors Dr. Homaira Akbari as Board Advisor and Jess Rueda as a Director.
  • In addition to her past work with many for-profit and not-for-profit boards, Akbari is currently a board member of Banco Santander, Landstar System, Inc., and Temenos AG, and she serves as a non-executive board chairman of WorkFusion.
  • Based in London, Jess Rueda is a Vice President at Apax Partners.
  • Coalfire has been a cybersecurity thought leader for nearly 20 years and has offices throughout the United States and Europe.

N26 Survey Finds Americans Saved Over $2,000 due to Cancelled Plans in 2020

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

The survey further indicates that 64% of respondents have taken up new habits as a result of the impact of COVID-19 on their daily lives.

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  • The survey further indicates that 64% of respondents have taken up new habits as a result of the impact of COVID-19 on their daily lives.
  • For young Americans ages 18-24, their parents were their top choice (41%), followed by a close friend (26%), and then the government (19%).
  • The findings are based on a survey by Sapio commissioned by N26, of over 3,000 adults across the U.S.
  • N26 GmbH ("N26") is building the first mobile banking platform the world loves to use.

Job.com Completes First Acquisition with Tampa IT Firm HireVergence

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

"We're delighted with the acquisition of HireVergence, their fantastic team, and to work with their loyal customer base.

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  • "We're delighted with the acquisition of HireVergence, their fantastic team, and to work with their loyal customer base.
  • Job.com is reinventing the way companies attract, hire and retain talent and the way talented people make life-changing career moves.
  • HireVergence is a highly specialized staffing firm providing experienced cybersecurity and IT resources to clients of all sizes nationwide.
  • HireVergence has continuously invested in their Cybersecurity Center of Excellence program to keep up with the dynamic nature of identifying qualified cybersecurity candidates across the country.

Enlyft Enhances B2B Customer Acquisition With New Bombora Integration

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Enlyft , a leader in AI-based account intelligence,and Bombora , the leading provider of B2B Intent data, have announced the integration of Bombora Company Surge Intent data into the Enlyft platform.

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  • BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Enlyft , a leader in AI-based account intelligence,and Bombora , the leading provider of B2B Intent data, have announced the integration of Bombora Company Surge Intent data into the Enlyft platform.
  • This powerful integration allows B2B sales and marketing teams to identify their target accounts based on technology usage,firmographicdata, andEnlyft'sproprietary AI-generated company attributes.
  • Through this partnership, Enlyft and Bombora customers can take a more proactive approach to marketing and sales, focusing efforts on accounts that are indicating interest in their solutions.
  • Enlyft customers with a paid Bombora subscription will receive the full benefits of the integration for all accounts demonstrating buying Intent.

Dunkin' Foundation Provides Another $1 Million in Emergency Funding to Alleviate Hunger

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 2:00pm

CANTON, Mass., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Dunkin' Joy in Childhood Foundation today announced the activation of an additional $1 million in emergency hunger relief grants in response to the unprecedented need to combat hunger and food insecurity.

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  • CANTON, Mass., Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Dunkin' Joy in Childhood Foundation today announced the activation of an additional $1 million in emergency hunger relief grants in response to the unprecedented need to combat hunger and food insecurity.
  • More than 54million people may experience food insecuritythis year, including a potential 18 million children, according to Feeding America .
  • Food banks, food pantries and other hunger relief organizations around the country continue to see unprecedented, record demand.
  • Guests can also make a donation to the Dunkin' Joy in Childhood Foundation to support the hunger relief grants at www.bringjoy.org .