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RMA Announces New Technology Risk Framework

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:29pm

PHILADELPHIA, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Risk Management Association has developed a new Technology Risk Framework that addresses the historical gaps in the understanding and applicability of technology-driven risks.

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  • PHILADELPHIA, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Risk Management Association has developed a new Technology Risk Framework that addresses the historical gaps in the understanding and applicability of technology-driven risks.
  • The framework, developed by RMA's Technology Risk Committee, is scalable based on the size and complexity of an institution and its needs.
  • "The Technology Risk Framework is an important addition to the broader set of frameworks and tools developed by RMA's Operational Risk Council and ERM Council over the past year, which include cyber risk metrics; Principles of Ethical Conduct; and Operational Risk, Emerging Risk, Strategic Risk, and Reputational Risk frameworks," said Edward J. DeMarco Jr., RMA's Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel.
  • RMA promotes an enterprise approach to risk management that focuses on credit risk, market risk, and operational risk.

Kim Martel Named 2020 Paralegal of the Year

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:26pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Paralegal Kim M. Martel of Janet, Janet & Suggs, LLC has been named the 2020 winner of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Paralegal of the Year Award Sponsored by Advocate Capital, Inc. Martel was nominated for this honor by Attorney Dov Apfel , Attorney Seth L. Cardeli, Attorney Michael W. Kesslerand Attorney John Lancione.

Key Points: 
  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Paralegal Kim M. Martel of Janet, Janet & Suggs, LLC has been named the 2020 winner of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Paralegal of the Year Award Sponsored by Advocate Capital, Inc. Martel was nominated for this honor by Attorney Dov Apfel , Attorney Seth L. Cardeli, Attorney Michael W. Kesslerand Attorney John Lancione.
  • Martel is fully qualified to do many functions routinely performed by law clerks and practicing lawyers.
  • She is a Paralegal Affiliate of the American Association for Justice and the Maryland Association for Justice.
  • The AAJ Paralegal of the Year Award is given to an exceptional AAJ Paralegal Affiliate member who has made contributions to the paralegal profession, shown commitment to continuing legal education, and commitment to community volunteering.

AGENT Study Update With Regards to COVID-19

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:25pm

As hospitals, regions and countries have updated their guidelines, Isofol has adapted accordingly to be fully compliant with the new procedures.

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  • As hospitals, regions and countries have updated their guidelines, Isofol has adapted accordingly to be fully compliant with the new procedures.
  • In order to ensure continuity of the ongoing AGENT study in a safe and responsible manner, the company has implemented a number of proactive measures and is working closely with local health authorities on an ongoing basis.
  • To date, we are nearing the 330 patients of the total study target of required 440 patients.
  • Over 90 sites in the USA, Canada, Europe, Australia and Japan are currently recruiting patients in the AGENT study who will receive first line treatment for metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC).

CBD OF DENVER, INC. (CBDD) Corporate updates

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:23pm

DENVER, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CBD ofDenver, Inc. (OTC: CBDD), a full-line CBDand Hemp oil company ("CBDD") selling Black Pearl CBD and hemp products and the owner of CBD Social Network announces corporate updates on CBD of Denver, Inc., CBD Welt 24 GmbH and Rockflowr GmbH.

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  • DENVER, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CBD ofDenver, Inc. (OTC: CBDD), a full-line CBDand Hemp oil company ("CBDD") selling Black Pearl CBD and hemp products and the owner of CBD Social Network announces corporate updates on CBD of Denver, Inc., CBD Welt 24 GmbH and Rockflowr GmbH.
  • Each European country has their own set of requirements and obtaining these licenses will allow further expansion of our business.
  • CBD of Denver, Inc. with the help of our accountants in Switzerland are working hard to get our financials posted ahead of schedule.
  • "The next harvest is next week and the flowers look and smell fantastic," according to CBD Welt's master grower.

Electronics.HiBid.com Is HiBid's Instant Access Portal for Laptops, HDTVs, and All Types of Technology

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:22pm

Electronics.HiBid.com is one of multiple HiBid niche portals dedicated to buyers and sellers of specific types of items.

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  • Electronics.HiBid.com is one of multiple HiBid niche portals dedicated to buyers and sellers of specific types of items.
  • Whether bidders are in search of new and cutting-edge technology, vintage electronics, or anything in between, Electronics.HiBid.com is designed to help them find the items they're looking for.
  • This specialized portal offers easy access to all sorts of technology.
  • To get started selling on HiBid.com or any of its niche portal sites, click here or contact us directly.

Wazoku Acquires US Open Innovation Leader InnoCentive and Raises Additional £1.25M to Support Global Growth

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:20pm

Wazoku is also continuing its expansion with the acquisition of U.S. open innovation firm InnoCentive 's assets, in doing so creating the world's most comprehensive and powerful innovation platform and community.

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  • Wazoku is also continuing its expansion with the acquisition of U.S. open innovation firm InnoCentive 's assets, in doing so creating the world's most comprehensive and powerful innovation platform and community.
  • InnoCentive has grown a global network of almost 500,000 expert problem 'solvers' comprising CEOs, PhD students, engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs, retired technologists and business leaders.
  • "This enables multiple modes of innovation within the same workflow and on the same digital backbone and the combination of Wazoku and InnoCentive capability offers precisely that.
  • No other firm has the experience and capability of crowdsourcing, idea management and open innovation that this combined proposition brings.

Global Digital Pathology Market Assessment 2020-2025 - Market Expected to Cross $1.1 Trillion by 2025, with North America Growing at the Highest Rate

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:15pm

However, the high cost of digital pathology systems is expected to restrict market growth to a certain extent.

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  • However, the high cost of digital pathology systems is expected to restrict market growth to a certain extent.
  • By type, the human pathology segment accounted for the largest share of the digital pathology market in 2019.
  • On the basis of type, the global digital pathology market is segmented into human and veterinary pathology.
  • The human pathology segment accounted for the largest share of the digital pathology market in 2019.

Rivian announces $2.5 billion investment round

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:15pm

IRVINE, Calif., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rivian has closed an investment round of $2.5 billion.

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  • IRVINE, Calif., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rivian has closed an investment round of $2.5 billion.
  • Participants in this investment round include Soros Fund Management LLC, Coatue, Fidelity Management and Research Company, and Baron Capital Group.
  • -In September, Cox Automotive announced its $350 million investment in Rivian, complemented by plans to collaborate on logistics and service.
  • -In December, Rivian closed an investment round of $1.3 billion.

Carnival Corporation & plc Provides A Business Update And Additional Financial Information For The Second Quarter

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:15pm

MIAMI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) provides a business update and additional financial information for the second quarter ended May 31, 2020.

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  • MIAMI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) provides a business update and additional financial information for the second quarter ended May 31, 2020.
  • Carnival Corporation & plc President and Chief Executive Officer Arnold Donald noted, "We have been transitioning the fleet into a prolonged pause and right sizing our shoreside operations.
  • This call can be listened to live, and additional information can be obtained, via Carnival Corporation & plc's website at www.carnivalcorp.com and www.carnivalplc.com .
  • Carnival Corporation and Carnival plc and their respective subsidiaries are referred to collectively in this document as "Carnival Corporation & plc," "our," "us" and "we."

Peter Grandich and Company Volunteering its Full Support to Allaire Community Farm

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:14pm

Through this strategic partnership, Grandich will use his vast business experience and personal network to provide heightened exposure to Allaire Community Farm.

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  • Through this strategic partnership, Grandich will use his vast business experience and personal network to provide heightened exposure to Allaire Community Farm.
  • Lastly, Peter Grandich and Company will directly assist Allaire Community Farm with its marketing and promotional initiatives by funding the services of digital marketing firm Resolution Promotions .
  • The goal of Allaire Community Farm is to utilize its rescued animals and working farm environment to nurture through nature.
  • Allaire Community Farm also utilizes its gardens and greenhouses to support families who are battling cancer or facing financial hardships.

AdvicePay and Envestnet | MoneyGuide Announce Technology Integration

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

BOZEMAN, Mont., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --AdvicePay, the leading fee-payment-processing platform designed exclusively for financial advisors, announced today a technology integration with the industry's most widely used financial planning software provider, Envestnet | MoneyGuide.

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  • BOZEMAN, Mont., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --AdvicePay, the leading fee-payment-processing platform designed exclusively for financial advisors, announced today a technology integration with the industry's most widely used financial planning software provider, Envestnet | MoneyGuide.
  • "As part of our commitment to making advisors' lives easier and more profitable, we are continuing to expand our technology integrations and partnerships with industry-leading technology platforms," said Alan Moore, AdvicePay co-founder and CEO.
  • Through this single-sign-on integration, advisors will be able to directly implement billing through AdvicePay while working in MoneyGuide, saving advisors valuable time.
  • "We are delighted to expand our integration efforts to include an industry leader like AdvicePay" said Joe Miller, Envestnet | MoneyGuide COO.

Traliant Announces Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Training

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Traliant, an innovator in online sexual harassment training and diversity training , today announced a new training course for managers on the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and the new Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), which expands the FMLA with paid sick and family leave provisions related to COVID-19.

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  • MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Traliant, an innovator in online sexual harassment training and diversity training , today announced a new training course for managers on the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and the new Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA), which expands the FMLA with paid sick and family leave provisions related to COVID-19.
  • "With a lot of employees dealing with new work-family issues, FMLA training should be a priority for managers," said Mike Pallatta, Traliant CEO and Co-Founder.
  • Designed in a modern, interactive format, Traliant's Family and Medical Leave Act provides an overview of the FMLA and the FFCRA and the process of complying with leave requests.
  • Traliant was founded by industry veterans from some of the world's most successful compliance training companies to meet the challenge of transforming compliance training from boring to brilliant.

Former U.S. Military Special Operations Officer Named CEO at Critical Response Group, Inc.

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

EWING, N.J., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Critical Response Group, Inc. announced that Michael Rodgers, a 2008 graduate of the United States Military Academy and former officer from the United States Army's Special Operations Command (USSAOC), 75th Ranger Regiment has been named CEO of the company.

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  • EWING, N.J., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Critical Response Group, Inc. announced that Michael Rodgers, a 2008 graduate of the United States Military Academy and former officer from the United States Army's Special Operations Command (USSAOC), 75th Ranger Regiment has been named CEO of the company.
  • After completing five deployments, his final military assignment was to serve as the Assistant Professor of Military Science at Princeton University.
  • "His unique experiences in both the Military Special Operations community and the private sector make him a perfect fit for the team.
  • For more information about Critical Response Group, Inc. visit: https://www.crgplans.com
    Additional information can be found here: https://youtu.be/10aghbY3AKI

Tryon Title Announces Appointment of Stephen W. Francis as Vice President of National Commercial Services

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

RALEIGH, N.C., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Tryon Title, a leading independent provider of residential and commercial title insurance, announced today that Stephen W. Francis has joined the company as Vice President of National Commercial Services.

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  • RALEIGH, N.C., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Tryon Title, a leading independent provider of residential and commercial title insurance, announced today that Stephen W. Francis has joined the company as Vice President of National Commercial Services.
  • In his role as Vice President, he is charged with growing the company's commercial title business in Virginia and throughout the U.S.
    Mark West, Tryon Title Owner, commented: "We are very excited to welcome Steve to Tryon.
  • Prior to joining Tryon Title, Mr. Francis served as a director for a national commercial title insurance agency attracting and servicing commercial real estate transactions across the United States.
  • Tryon Title Agency, LLC., headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina and founded by Chris Corchiani and Mark West, is a leading independent provider of residential and commercial title insurance.

Tripp Lite Makes it Convenient to Wirelessly Charge Smartphones

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Tripp Lite, a global manufacturer of power protection and connectivity solutions, makes it convenient to charge mobile devices that are compatible with Qi wireless charging.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Tripp Lite, a global manufacturer of power protection and connectivity solutions, makes it convenient to charge mobile devices that are compatible with Qi wireless charging.
  • "Wireless chargers are great accessories for Qi-enabled smartphones," said David Posner, Director of Product Marketing, Connectivity.
  • Power bank with wireless charging (UPB-10K0-1U1CQ) is a 10,000 mAh portable battery pack that can charge two wired devices simultaneously or one device wirelessly.
  • Key Features of Tripp Lite's Wireless Charging Solutions:
    *Metal or magnetic attachments to phone and/or case must be removed.

158th Annual Great Frederick Fair, September 18-26 CANCELLED due to COVID-19

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

FREDERICK, Md., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- After months of deliberation and discussions on how to safely open amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic, The Great Frederick Fair Board of Directors has cancelled our annual event scheduled for September 18-26, 2020.

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  • FREDERICK, Md., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- After months of deliberation and discussions on how to safely open amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic, The Great Frederick Fair Board of Directors has cancelled our annual event scheduled for September 18-26, 2020.
  • Planning for The Great Frederick Fair requires year-round efforts to coordinate all of the moving parts and with the added unknowns, it makes this an extremely challenging moving target.
  • The Great Frederick Fair is committed to our non-profit mission statement to promote Agriculture and the Education of our Youth about the Industry of Agriculture.
  • I can't wait to see everyone at the "even GREATER" 2021 Great Frederick Fair!"

Dr. Reynaldo Lee-Llacer II Joins Hair Restoration Team at Natural Transplants Maryland

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

BETHESDA, Md., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Natural Transplants, Hair Restoration Clinic, is delighted to announce that Dr. Reynaldo Lee-Llacer II, also known as Dr. Lee, has been appointed Physician at the Washington, D.C. / Bethesda, Maryland Hair Transplant Surgery Facility.

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  • BETHESDA, Md., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Natural Transplants, Hair Restoration Clinic, is delighted to announce that Dr. Reynaldo Lee-Llacer II, also known as Dr. Lee, has been appointed Physician at the Washington, D.C. / Bethesda, Maryland Hair Transplant Surgery Facility.
  • "We are extremely excited to have Dr. Reynaldo Lee-Llacer join our team here at Natural Transplants.
  • Dr. Reynaldo Lee-Llacer II is a specialist in Aesthetic Medicine and Hair Transplant Surgery.
  • About Natural Transplants Hair Restoration Clinic:
    Here at Natural Transplants, you'll find the reason we have such happy patients is because of our patient-focused philosophy.

3Lions Publishing, Inc. Announces Release 3.0 of Expresso® featuring its Business Partner Vetting Portal

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

TAMPA, Fla., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- 3Lions Publishing, Inc. (3LP), is pleased to announce Expresso Release 3.0 featuring our Business Partner Vetting (BPV) Portal .

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  • TAMPA, Fla., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- 3Lions Publishing, Inc. (3LP), is pleased to announce Expresso Release 3.0 featuring our Business Partner Vetting (BPV) Portal .
  • Expresso 3.0 contains a Portal where potential and existing partners fill out cyber-security questionnaires and upload requested documents.
  • Carlos Leyva, CEO of 3Lions Publishing, Inc., says: "What QuickBooks Online ("QBO") did for accounting, Expresso does for Risk Assessments, Breach Notification, and Business Partner Vetting.
  • With the Release of Expresso 3.0 3Lions continues to deliver on the promise of Enterprise Compliance for the Masses."

Cannabis CRM and Marketing Platform Provider Expands into Missouri and Montana

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sprout, a leading cannabis CRM and marketing platform, announced today its expansion into two more states - Missouri and Montana.

Key Points: 
  • MARLBOROUGH, Mass., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sprout, a leading cannabis CRM and marketing platform, announced today its expansion into two more states - Missouri and Montana.
  • Sprout's cannabis CRM and marketing software is now servicing dispensaries in 28 states, as well as in Canada and Puerto Rico.
  • "As a vertical SaaS company, Sprout is committed to building a best-in-class cannabis CRM and marketing platform and making it available in all legalized cannabis markets," stated Jaret Christopher, CEO of Sprout.
  • Sprout is a leading cannabis CRM and marketing software platform used by dispensaries across 28 states, Canada and Puerto Rico.

Brandify Partners with Mono Solutions to Enable Scheduling in Local Channels

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

Brandify's desire to collaborate with a strong scheduling partner was only heightened by the increased importance of virtual appointments during the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • Brandify's desire to collaborate with a strong scheduling partner was only heightened by the increased importance of virtual appointments during the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Mono's scheduling tool will be deployed by Brandify to enable scheduling buttons and efficient booking flows in store locators, local store pages, and online profiles on Google My Business, Facebook,and elsewhere.
  • Scheduling powered by Mono Solutions is currently available in the Brandify product suite for any brand that offers appointments with professionals.
  • As a SaaS-based solution, Mono empowers digital service providers with a truedo-it-with-me (DIWM) approach to drive business for their local business clients.

Guttman Energy Announces Executive-Level Vice President of Sales

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

David joins Guttman Energy from Incrementum Energy LLC where he served as Principal developing targeted marketing and sales strategies for a startup renewable energy company, and managed effective customer relationships during an ownership transition of a refining company.

Key Points: 
  • David joins Guttman Energy from Incrementum Energy LLC where he served as Principal developing targeted marketing and sales strategies for a startup renewable energy company, and managed effective customer relationships during an ownership transition of a refining company.
  • Prior to Incrementum Energy, David served as Senior Vice President of Supply & Trading at Parkland Fuel Company in Calgary, Canada, where he led the Supply, Wholesale Sales, and Distribution business units and led the terminal, sourcing, transportation, trading, and risk management strategies.
  • As a sophisticated distributor of fuels, Guttman Energy helps navigate volatility in pricing and supply for greater certainty and control.
  • Guttman Energy is large enough for leverage but nimble enough to provide custom solutions and personalized service.

More Than Half of Redfin Offers Faced Bidding Wars for Second Consecutive Month in June

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

Nationwide, 53.7% of Redfin offers faced bidding wars last month, up from a revised rate of 51.8% in May and 44.4% in April.

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  • Nationwide, 53.7% of Redfin offers faced bidding wars last month, up from a revised rate of 51.8% in May and 44.4% in April.
  • Single-family homes were most likely to be part of a bidding war in June, with 56.2% of Redfin offers facing competition, followed closely by townhouses (54.2%).
  • More than half of all offers faced bidding wars in 12 of the 24 metros included in this analysis.
  • "In the last month, my clients have made very few offers that haven't been part of a bidding war," Godwin said.

365 Connect Adds More Prestige to Its Iconic Award Wall With Two Gold MUSE Creative Awards

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

The organization hosts multiple award programs, including the Vega Digital Awards, NYX Marcom Awards, and MUSE Creative Awards, and considers the latter to be the crown jewel in its vast suite of competitions.

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  • The organization hosts multiple award programs, including the Vega Digital Awards, NYX Marcom Awards, and MUSE Creative Awards, and considers the latter to be the crown jewel in its vast suite of competitions.
  • The award program is open to all industry professionals, including graphic and web designers, photographers, videographers, and mobile app developers.
  • "The MUSE Creative Awards discovers muses from every corner of the industry, rewards their ingenuity, and increases their visibility internationally.
  • 365 Connect CEOKerry W. Kirby responded, "We're truly honored to receive two Gold MUSE Creative Awards and are excited to have our efforts acknowledged on an international level.

IN CELEBRATION OF 20 YEARS, NELLY'S 'COUNTRY GRAMMAR' TO BE RELEASED AS A DIGITAL DELUXE EDITION JULY 24 VIA REPUBLIC/UMe

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

1 hits like "Grillz," "Hot in Herre," "Dilemma," and "Shake Ya Tailfeather," will re-release his stone-classic debut album Country Grammaron July 24 via Republic/UMe.

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  • 1 hits like "Grillz," "Hot in Herre," "Dilemma," and "Shake Ya Tailfeather," will re-release his stone-classic debut album Country Grammaron July 24 via Republic/UMe.
  • 7 on the Hot 100, the foundation was laid for his blockbuster debut album to break into the mainstream.
  • The 20th anniversary edition of this landmark album will be released as a digital deluxe edition with bonus tracks "Icey," "Come Over," "Country Grammar (Instrumental)," and "Ride Wit Me (Instrumental)," all four of which have never been released digitally before.
  • If Tupac Shakur defined West Coast hip-hop and Biggie reigned on the East Coast, Nelly arguably put the Midwest on the rap-game map.

Allegiant Travel Company Schedules Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Call

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

LAS VEGAS, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) has scheduled its second quarter 2020 financial results conference call for Wednesday, July 29 at 4:30 p.m. EDT.

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  • LAS VEGAS, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) has scheduled its second quarter 2020 financial results conference call for Wednesday, July 29 at 4:30 p.m. EDT.
  • A live broadcast of the conference call will be available through the company's Investor Relations website homepage at http://ir.allegiantair.com .
  • Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is an integrated travel company with an airline at its heart, focused on connecting customers with premier leisure experiences - from vacations to hometown family entertainment.
  • Since 1999, Allegiant Air has linked travelers in small-to-medium cities to world-class vacation destinations with all-nonstop flights and industry-low average fares.

Hagerty's 2020 Hot List names six new vehicles that will still be popular, fun to drive and possibly worth a lot more decades from now

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

But every year, manufacturers produce vehicles that buck this trend to become the collectible stars of tomorrow.

Key Points: 
  • But every year, manufacturers produce vehicles that buck this trend to become the collectible stars of tomorrow.
  • "Hot List cars have that just-right blend of performance and appeal that add a lot of value over time," said Hagerty's Jonathan Klinger.
  • "These are also the cars that our team thinks will still be fun to drive years from now and grab people's attention."
  • To be considered for the 2020 Hagerty Hot List, a vehicle must be available in, or close to, the 2020 model year.

Worldwide Big Data Markets, Forecast to 2025 - Integration of AI, IoT and Blockchain Presents Lucrative Opportunities

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

The global big data market size is projected to grow from USD 138.9 billion in 2020 to USD 229.4 billion by 2025, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.6% during the forecast period.

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  • The global big data market size is projected to grow from USD 138.9 billion in 2020 to USD 229.4 billion by 2025, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.6% during the forecast period.
  • The services segment is expected to grow at a rapid pace during the forecast period.
  • The growth of this segment can be attributed to the increasing deployment of big data solutions, which leads to the increasing demand for pre- and post-deployment services.
  • The manufacturing industry vertical is the most affected by big data trends and possibilities due to the nature and amount of data that is produced by it.

Healthcare Practitioners Adapt to New Challenges with Innovative Devices

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

To help maintain the infrastructure and provide quality care to as many patients as possible, healthcare workers and facilities have had to adopt to rapid changes and new technologies.

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  • To help maintain the infrastructure and provide quality care to as many patients as possible, healthcare workers and facilities have had to adopt to rapid changes and new technologies.
  • For example, remote monitoring devices, which are designed to keep track of various vital signs, are now playing a larger role in the healthcare process.
  • Among the recent innovations in this segment, an exciting product comes from theTaiwan-founded healthcare wearable device company iWEECARE.
  • Nemaura is considering various options to expedite the launch of a CTM, including potential partnerships and direct to consumer sales.

New 2021 Jeep® Gladiator EcoDiesel: Ultimate Capability and Driving Range, With 442 lb.-ft. of Torque for Improved Performance

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

The expected fuel economy ratings will deliver the highest driving range on one tank of fuel ever for Gladiator.

Key Points: 
  • The expected fuel economy ratings will deliver the highest driving range on one tank of fuel ever for Gladiator.
  • "Gladiator's combination of unmatched off-road capability and the vehicle's fun-to-drive on-road performance, best-ever Gladiator fuel economy and incredible driving range underwrite the fact that our customers knew exactly what they were asking for."
  • There are more than 40 individual shift maps to optimize shift points for fuel economy, performance and 4x4 capability.
  • The 2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel goes on sale in the third quarter of 2020 and customers can order now.

Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. Hosts Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN ANTONIO, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (NYSE:CFR) will host a conference call on Thursday, July 30, 2020 to discuss second quarter 2020 earnings.

Key Points: 
  • SAN ANTONIO, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (NYSE:CFR) will host a conference call on Thursday, July 30, 2020 to discuss second quarter 2020 earnings.
  • Earnings Release:The earnings release for Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. will be available at approximately 8:00 a.m. Central Time (CT) on the internet at www.frostbank.com/investor-relations .
  • Conference Call and Live Webcast:The conference call will begin at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. Eastern) and will be hosted by Phil Green, Chairman and CEO, Jerry Salinas, Group Executive Vice President and CFO and A.B.
  • Conference Call Playback and Webcast Archive:Those unable to listen to the conference call live will be able to access a playback of the conference call that will be available from 2:00 p.m. CT the day of the call until midnight Sunday, August 2, 2020.

Hellobike unveils trifecta of innovative shared mobility AI technologies at WAIC2020

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

SHANGHAI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hellobike, China's two-wheel transport industry leader, has unveiled three revolutionary shared mobility AI technologies at the 2020 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC2020), taking place virtually between 9 and 11 July.

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hellobike, China's two-wheel transport industry leader, has unveiled three revolutionary shared mobility AI technologies at the 2020 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC2020), taking place virtually between 9 and 11 July.
  • During its presentation on 10 July, Hellobike unveiled three innovative technologies that leverage AI, big data, cloud infrastructure and the IoT: the Hermes road safety system, non-motorized vehicle safety management system, and fixed-point return.
  • Hellobike has established a number of convenient fixed-point return locations using electronic fencing, Bluetooth road studs, AI and the IoT.
  • Hellobike has continuously built user-friendly and sustainable transport services in sectors such as shared bicycles, shared e-bikes and car-pooling.

China Jo-Jo Drugstores Reports Fiscal Year 2020 Financial Results

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

Revenue from the retail drugstores business increased by $1.74million, or 2.4%, to $74.08 million for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 from $72.34million for the prior fiscal year.

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  • Revenue from the retail drugstores business increased by $1.74million, or 2.4%, to $74.08 million for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 from $72.34million for the prior fiscal year.
  • Gross profit increased by $0.42million, or 1.7%, to $25.53 million for fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 from $25.11 million for the prior fiscal year.Overall gross margin decreased by 1.5 percentage points to 21.8% for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020, from 23.3% for the prior fiscal year.
  • Impairment of long-lived assets was $0.63 million for the fiscal year endedMarch 31, 2020, compared tonilfor the prior fiscal year.
  • Loss from operations was $7.00million for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020, compared to loss from operations of $0.88million for the prior fiscal year.

Lowe's to Participate in Virtual Fireside Chat Hosted by Evercore ISI

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

MOORESVILLE, N.C., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announces that David M. Denton, chief financial officer, will participate in a virtual fireside chat hosted by Evercore ISI.

Key Points: 
  • MOORESVILLE, N.C., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announces that David M. Denton, chief financial officer, will participate in a virtual fireside chat hosted by Evercore ISI.
  • Click on Webcasts and then Lowe's Companies, Inc. - Evercore ISI Virtual Fireside Chat
    Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE 50 home improvement company serving approximately 18 million customers a week in the United States and Canada.
  • With fiscal year 2019 sales of $72.1 billion, Lowe's and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,200 home improvement and hardware stores and employ approximately 300,000 associates.
  • Based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe's supports the communities it serves through programs focused on creating safe, affordable housing and helping to develop the next generation of skilled trade experts.

in/PACT Inc. Announces the Launch of a New Social Purpose Consultancy, CHANGEx LLC

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

Built around the concept of helping companies "identify their x" the social purpose cause or issue that they can most relevantly own and seek to change CHANGEx will help bring renewed focus and meaning to the social good initiatives of companies and brands.

Key Points: 
  • Built around the concept of helping companies "identify their x" the social purpose cause or issue that they can most relevantly own and seek to change CHANGEx will help bring renewed focus and meaning to the social good initiatives of companies and brands.
  • CHANGEx will partner with the other companies within The Next Practice Group in building innovative solutions for the group's shared clients.
  • John McNeel will retain his current role as Chairman and CEO of in/PACT, in addition to leading the establishment of CHANGEx.
  • Within The Next Practice Group, he will assume leadership for the group's Social Purpose and Social Enterprise solutions.

US Private Equity Activity Slows in Q2 2020 As Global Economies Struggle Through COVID-19 Pandemic

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

SEATTLE, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PitchBook , the premier data provider for the private and public equity markets, today released its 2Q 2020 US Private Equity Breakdown , which found the velocity of US PE investment activity further diminished in Q2 2020 as dealmakers felt the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • SEATTLE, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PitchBook , the premier data provider for the private and public equity markets, today released its 2Q 2020 US Private Equity Breakdown , which found the velocity of US PE investment activity further diminished in Q2 2020 as dealmakers felt the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
  • In fact, many GPs sought to pull out of previously agreed upon deals, sometimes invoking the material adverse change (MAC) clause.
  • PE fundraising momentum will likely remain healthy, despite a slowdown from 2019's record-setting pace, with several mega-funds closing in the quarter.
  • Quarterly figures show an even steeper fall, with Q2 2020 deal value down more than a third from Q1 2019 values.

Healthcare Practitioners Adapt to New Challenges with Innovative Devices

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

To help maintain the infrastructure and provide quality care to as many patients as possible, healthcare workers and facilities have had to adopt to rapid changes and new technologies.

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  • To help maintain the infrastructure and provide quality care to as many patients as possible, healthcare workers and facilities have had to adopt to rapid changes and new technologies.
  • For example, remote monitoring devices, which are designed to keep track of various vital signs, are now playing a larger role in the healthcare process.
  • Among the recent innovations in this segment, an exciting product comes from theTaiwan-founded healthcare wearable device company iWEECARE.
  • Nemaura is considering various options to expedite the launch of a CTM, including potential partnerships and direct to consumer sales.

AGE-WELL invests over $10-million in 22 new research projects

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:00pm

As with all AGE-WELL research, the new projects take a transdisciplinary approach that breaks down silos between disciplines and sectors.

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  • As with all AGE-WELL research, the new projects take a transdisciplinary approach that breaks down silos between disciplines and sectors.
  • The development, implementation and evaluation of a culturally safe, Indigenous-led diabetes and weight management telehealth service focused on Indigenous older adults.
  • The projects announced today are funded for three years through AGE-WELL's newly-launched Core Research Program (CRP) and Platform Project Program (PPP).
  • The PPP includes projects that propose methodologies or products that could be applied across the whole AGE-WELL network.

Latest Research Based on U.S. Payroll Data Reveals Magnitude of the Impact of COVID-19 on the Labor Market

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:53pm

The Labor Market Summit's annual forum, now in its fourth year, gathers distinguished experts in the field of labor economics to discuss the state of the U.S. labor market and research findings derived from ADP's unique data sets.

Key Points: 
  • The Labor Market Summit's annual forum, now in its fourth year, gathers distinguished experts in the field of labor economics to discuss the state of the U.S. labor market and research findings derived from ADP's unique data sets.
  • "When we first launched this event, we wanted to establish a premier forum to share labor market trends based on ADP's anonymized and de-identified data.
  • Despite the challenging labor market, the panel highlighted bright spots, including the effectiveness of additional incentives made available to help elevate the economic impact of COVID-19.
  • For additional information on ADP Research Institute, and to view a recording of the panel discussion on The State of the U.S. Labor Market, visit here .

Governors Proclaim July 11th Survivor Support Day

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:47pm

It's that hope that Survivor Support Day honors," said Jolene Loetscher, CEO of Mud Mile Communications, Survivor, and Advocate.

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  • It's that hope that Survivor Support Day honors," said Jolene Loetscher, CEO of Mud Mile Communications, Survivor, and Advocate.
  • Survivor Support Day is observed each year on July 11, in recognition of the founding of VidaNyx.
  • To honor this day of commitment to children and the network of care providing services of justice and healing, VidaNyx created Survivor Support Day to celebrate survivors at the center of their work.
  • First celebrated in Washington in 2019, Governor Jay Inslee officially proclaimed July 11 as Survivor Support Day.

World Biological Wastewater Treatment Market 2020-2025: Growing Demand for Sustainable, Energy-Efficient, and Advanced Wastewater Treatment Technologies

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:45pm

The aerobic segment projected to lead the biological wastewater treatment market during the forecast period.

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  • The aerobic segment projected to lead the biological wastewater treatment market during the forecast period.
  • Based on the process, the biological wastewater treatment market is classified into aerobic and anaerobic.
  • Market Diversification: Exhaustive information about new products, untapped geographies, recent developments, and investments in the biological wastewater treatment market.
  • Competitive Assessment: In-depth assessment of strategies, products, and manufacturing capabilities of the leading players in the biological wastewater treatment market.

Raelians declare: "Stop making babies! We need absolute birth control!"

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:45pm

"Absolute birth control is needed," said Rael, spiritual leader of the International Raelian Movement, in a recent statement.

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  • "Absolute birth control is needed," said Rael, spiritual leader of the International Raelian Movement, in a recent statement.
  • "If people do not enforce it, nature and the natural order will find a way to decimate this invasive species called humanity."
  • According to UNICEF, humans have been multiplying at the alarming rate of one billion additional people every 15 years.
  • Scientists have warned that overpopulation threatens humanity's survival and that measures need to be taken immediately to reduce it.

Rare Tiffany Lamps and Windows, Webb Perfumes, Antique Canes, Rare Rolex 'Big Red' Daytona Among Predicted Stars of Morphy's July 14-15 Fine & Decorative Arts Auction

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:43pm

Fifty-four exquisite lamps in some of the most desirable Tiffany patterns are currently on display.

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  • Fifty-four exquisite lamps in some of the most desirable Tiffany patterns are currently on display.
  • Estimate: $80,000-$100,000
    A rare buying opportunity presents itself in the form of two five-panel windows attributed to Tiffany Studios and depicting an undulating stream in the countryside.
  • The second window, executed in jewel-like hues of amethyst, sapphire blue and teal, resembles one that appears in Alastair Duncan's book Tiffany Windows.
  • A rare and iconic circa-1978 Rolex Oyster Cosmograph Floating "Big Red" Daytona with Oyster bracelet, Ref.

Gibson Sotheby's International Realty Expands Presence in Arlington

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:41pm

Representing the firm's second acquisition in 2020, the union marks the twenty-third office for Gibson Sotheby's International Realty, which acquired MetroWest real estate brokerage Benoit Mizner Simon & Co. in January.

Key Points: 
  • Representing the firm's second acquisition in 2020, the union marks the twenty-third office for Gibson Sotheby's International Realty, which acquired MetroWest real estate brokerage Benoit Mizner Simon & Co. in January.
  • "Greater Boston continues to grow and attract new residents locally, nationally, and internationally," said Paul McGann, President and Co-Owner of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty.
  • "Joining Gibson Sotheby's International Realty is a natural fit for our company," said Robert Bowes, President and Owner of Bowes Real Estate, who will remain an integral member of the Arlington office.
  • Through its affiliation with the Sotheby's International Realty network, Gibson Sotheby's International Realty offersunrivaled access to properties for sale around the world, as well as access tobuyers and sellers from well beyond its local markets.Today, Gibson Sotheby's International Realty is Boston's largest independently owned and operated real estate firm, made up of 23 offices across Eastern Massachusetts.

Pembrook Provides $12.4 Million Loan for Acquisition and Rehabilitation Of Rent Regulated Multifamily Properties in Staten Island

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:38pm

NEW YORK, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pembrook Capital Management LLC ("Pembrook") is providing a $12.4 million loan for the acquisition and rehabilitation of 100 Belmont Place and 101 Daniel Low Terrace, two adjacent rent-stabilized apartment buildings in Staten Island comprised of 112 apartment units.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pembrook Capital Management LLC ("Pembrook") is providing a $12.4 million loan for the acquisition and rehabilitation of 100 Belmont Place and 101 Daniel Low Terrace, two adjacent rent-stabilized apartment buildings in Staten Island comprised of 112 apartment units.
  • "This latest transaction once again demonstrates how Pembrook locates and executes on affordable multifamily housing loans, which have attractive risk adjusted rates of returns," notes Stuart Boesky, Pembrook's CEO.
  • "New York City has demand for quality affordably priced rental apartments that far exceeds supply currently and well into the future.
  • This firm's strategy involves commercial real estate debt, including first mortgages, mezzanine, bridge loans, note financings, and preferred equity.

COVID & Recession Creates Even More California Cannabis Start Up Opportunities

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:38pm

Despite Prop 64's historic 2016 victory, only approximately one-third of the state's jurisdictions permit cannabis activities to operate today, with Retailer Dispensaries and outdoor cultivation being the most rarely allowed.

Key Points: 
  • Despite Prop 64's historic 2016 victory, only approximately one-third of the state's jurisdictions permit cannabis activities to operate today, with Retailer Dispensaries and outdoor cultivation being the most rarely allowed.
  • The perceived hassle and risk associated with permitting cannabis commerce, including the design and implementation of the local application process needed, is now seen as necessary to survive.
  • To make matters worse, the existing roster is heavily weighted in a few areas, leaving very large portions of California communities massively underserviced."
  • Those interested in joining the "green rush" should be on the lookout for the most common rollout patterns in their target markets.

"Never Give Up Youth Healing Center" of Las Vegas Launches Podcast to Help Leaders Achieve Their Higher Purpose

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:38pm

LAS VEGAS, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Never Give Up Youth Healing Center of Las Vegas helps people become a purpose driven leader in a new podcast.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Never Give Up Youth Healing Center of Las Vegas helps people become a purpose driven leader in a new podcast.
  • He and his guests show how to stay connected, motivated, collaborate, and achieve your highest purpose.
  • The organization's goal is to restore clients to their highest level of functioning so they can rejoin their communities and thrive.
  • Never Give Up Behavioral Health Services believes that everyone should have access to appropriate mental and behavioral health services.

Survey Results Demonstrate Small Business Resiliency: How 100+ Independent Business Owners Responded to the Pandemic

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:38pm

CLEARWATER, Fla., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --PostcardMania surveyed 126 small business owners to gauge the community's response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Key Points: 
  • CLEARWATER, Fla., July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --PostcardMania surveyed 126 small business owners to gauge the community's response to the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Those 126 respondens demonstrate a highly resilient business economy that met the challenge of COVID-19 head on, highlighting the adaptability of American small business owners and their dedication to ensuring their business's survival.
  • Results from the survey indicate the pandemic affected virtually every business in some way, with 58% of respondents reporting they pivoted to continue operations.
  • Said Gendusa, "I was optimistic about how small business owners would respond, and they didn't let me down.

Questions You Need to Ask When Hiring A Caregiver During COVID-19

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:38pm

Asking the right questions upfront reduces the risk of exposure to the virus.

Key Points: 
  • Asking the right questions upfront reduces the risk of exposure to the virus.
  • Adam Blecker, President, Seniors In Place has vast experience recruiting the best of the best caregivers for elderly clients.
  • Blecker says: "When considering in-home care, it is important to keep asking questions until you're satisfied with the answers.
  • "Here are 4 important questions, as well as how Seniors In Place answers them."

Manscaped™ Moves with UFC® To UFC Fight Island™ As Part of Multi-Year Partnership

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:38pm

As the Official Electric Trimmer of UFC, MANSCAPED will have a highly visible presence in the Octagon as UFC FIGHT ISLAND continues to capture the attention of the sports world.

Key Points: 
  • As the Official Electric Trimmer of UFC, MANSCAPED will have a highly visible presence in the Octagon as UFC FIGHT ISLAND continues to capture the attention of the sports world.
  • "We've been excited about UFC FIGHT ISLAND since Dana White mentioned it back in April," said Joey Kovac, Senior Director of Marketing at MANSCAPED.
  • This will be the first international card for this partnership as UFC moves to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
  • Starting this weekend, UFC will hold its first in a series of events on UFC FIGHT ISLAND, with UFC 251: USMAN vs. MASVIDAL.

CouponXoo Has Completed the Final Steps for Its Business-Boosting Campaign After the Pandemic

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:38pm

The second group is products that have been affected by the crisis but recovered quickly and the number of searches for promotion increased in the last 3 months.

Key Points: 
  • The second group is products that have been affected by the crisis but recovered quickly and the number of searches for promotion increased in the last 3 months.
  • These are potential products in the future and will attract attention from suppliers in launching promotional campaigns as well as promotions.
  • According to the statistics of CouponXoo combined with CouponUpto, the keyword searches for discount codes related to online courses, online jobs, online businessesincreased by 120%, 180%, 115% respectively.
  • Special promotions will focus on providing discount codes and deals for products that customers are interested in, instead of discount amount.