Wisconsin

Bill to Support Women In Trucking Association's Mission Reintroduced in Bipartisan effort

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 11:05pm

Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) recognized the need to address the inequity at the federal level and recently re-introduced a bill, Promoting Women in Trucking Workforce Act.

Key Points: 
  • Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS) recognized the need to address the inequity at the federal level and recently re-introduced a bill, Promoting Women in Trucking Workforce Act.
  • The bill directs the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administrator to establish an advisory board to address ways to increase the ranks of women in trucking.
  • The bill can be read here: ( https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/2858/text )
    About Women In Trucking Association, Inc.
    Women In Trucking, Inc. is a nonprofit association established to encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry, promote their accomplishments and minimize obstacles faced by women working in the trucking industry.
  • Membership is not limited to women, as 17 percent of its members are men who support the mission.

Art Contest Opportunity for Wisconsin Public School Students

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 9:30pm

Building people up through artistic expression is the theme of the sixth annual student art contest sponsored by WEA Member Benefits and the WEA Member Benefits Foundation.

Key Points: 
  • Building people up through artistic expression is the theme of the sixth annual student art contest sponsored by WEA Member Benefits and the WEA Member Benefits Foundation.
  • The "Best in Class" award is named in memory of Loeymae Lange, a former art teacher at Cooper Elementary school in Burlington, Wisconsin.
  • More information about the art contest, including contest rules, eligibility, and art submission information is available at weabenefits.com/studentartcontest .
  • The WEA Member Benefits Foundation, Inc., launched in March 2019 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit public charity that supports Wisconsin public education through grants and charitable donations to public educators, public schools, and the communities they serve.

Speed Queen Recognized by the Women's Choice Award as a Brand Loved by Women across America

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 4:11pm

The Women's Choice Award has recognized Speed Queen for their exceptional customer recommendation rating, earning the brand the coveted 2021 Women's Choice Award .

Key Points: 
  • The Women's Choice Award has recognized Speed Queen for their exceptional customer recommendation rating, earning the brand the coveted 2021 Women's Choice Award .
  • As recommendation ratings are the pinnacle for determining true brand loyalty and love - the Women's Choice Award is a powerful indicator of a brand's commitment to their customers.
  • The Women's Choice Award seal also represents Speed Queen'scommitment to empowering women to make the best consumer choices for themselves and their families.
  • For those who need large volumes of perfectly clean laundry, Speed Queen is the laundry star.

Hammes Healthcare forms exclusive partnership with leading retail analytics provider, Intalytics

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 2:00pm

MILWAUKEE, March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Hammes Healthcare, a leading provider of consulting and project management services, has formed an exclusive partnership with Intalytics, a leading real estate and marketing analytics provider.

Key Points: 
  • MILWAUKEE, March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Hammes Healthcare, a leading provider of consulting and project management services, has formed an exclusive partnership with Intalytics, a leading real estate and marketing analytics provider.
  • This partnership marks a further evolution of the company's offering, intended to help strengthen its healthcare provider clients' ambulatory strategy and overall market position.
  • "With Intalytics, we gain advanced data visualization and retail modeling capabilities to analyze relevant service line and block group-level demographic data to optimize the placement of healthcare services," said Rex Holloway, a senior vice president and partner with Hammes Healthcare.
  • As a reflection of its commitment to the healthcare industry, Hammes has been ranked as a leading healthcare developer for 22 consecutive years by Modern Healthcare's Construction and Design Survey.

Snap-on to Present at 2021 BofA Securities Consumer & Retail Technology Conference

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 1:00pm

Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE: SNA) is scheduled to present at the 2021 BofA Securities Consumer & Retail Technology Conference on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 3:30 PM Eastern Time.

Key Points: 
  • Snap-on Incorporated (NYSE: SNA) is scheduled to present at the 2021 BofA Securities Consumer & Retail Technology Conference on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 3:30 PM Eastern Time.
  • The live audio webcast can be accessed by clicking on the following link, http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/bofa/consumer2021/id00u516.cfm or by copying and pasting it into your browser.
  • You can also join the webcast by visiting the Investor Events page on the Snap-on website at https://www.snapon.com/EN/Investors/Investor-Events and clicking on the link to the event.
  • Following the webcast, an archived replay will be available on the companys website at the aforementioned links.

Drug Developers Can Measure ADCC in Biologically Relevant Systems with New Promega Bioluminescent Primary Cell Bioassay

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 1:00pm

Drug developers have a new bioluminescent tool to characterize how potential pharmaceuticals behave in biologically relevant systems.

Key Points: 
  • Drug developers have a new bioluminescent tool to characterize how potential pharmaceuticals behave in biologically relevant systems.
  • A new primary cell bioassay from Promega Corporation uses peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) to measure the antibody-dependent cellular cytotoxicity (ADCC) of antibodies during drug development and characterization.
  • This platform provides a more consistent and reliable alternative to traditional primary cell ADCC bioassays.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210303005143/en/
    The PBMC ADCC Bioassay is the first kit to offer ADCC-qualified PBMCs alongside Promega technologies.

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes Advances Focus on Therapeutic and Specialized SPECT Radiopharmaceuticals

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 1:30pm

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes , LLC, a global innovator in the development, production and commercialization of radiopharmaceuticals used for medical imaging and therapeutic applications, today announced organizational changes to drive focused growth for its therapeutic and specialized single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) radioisotopes business.

Key Points: 
  • NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes , LLC, a global innovator in the development, production and commercialization of radiopharmaceuticals used for medical imaging and therapeutic applications, today announced organizational changes to drive focused growth for its therapeutic and specialized single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) radioisotopes business.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210303005055/en/
    Dave Wilson, RPh., BCNP, VP Advanced Radiopharmaceutical and Therapeutic Technologies, NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes (Photo: Business Wire)
    In conjunction with other organizational changes, NorthStar has appointed Dave Wilson, RPh., BCNP, as Vice President, Advanced Radiopharmaceutical and Therapeutic Technologies.
  • NorthStar is also actively developing and growing its strategic portfolio of specialized SPECT radiopharmaceuticals to meet increasing clinical needs for SPECT imaging, driven by scientific advancements in cardiology and oncology.
  • NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is a commercial-stage nuclear medicine company that develops, produces and manufactures reliable and environmentally-friendly diagnostic and therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals.

Cottonelle® Announces Partnership with BLKHLTH® to Launch Colorectal Cancer Initiative

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 12:03pm

In its inaugural year, Cottonelle has committed a $750,000 donation to BLKHLTH with programming aimed to reach Black people with critical information about colorectal cancer, commonly known as cancer of the colon or rectum.

Key Points: 
  • In its inaugural year, Cottonelle has committed a $750,000 donation to BLKHLTH with programming aimed to reach Black people with critical information about colorectal cancer, commonly known as cancer of the colon or rectum.
  • Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer related deaths among Americans, with Black Americans having a 40 percent higher death rate compared to White Americans[1].
  • To reduce the financial burden of some patients, Cottonelle and BLKHLTH have partnered with the Colorectal Cancer Alliance to provide financial assistance to Black patients in need of follow-up care.
  • "Cottonelle is proud to partner with BLKHLTH to help raise awareness around colorectal cancer and shine a light on this typically taboo topic."

Mayville Engineering Company, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 11:00pm

A Bill to make provision for and in connection with the establishment of the Advanced

Key Points: 

A Bill to make provision for and in connection with the establishment of the Advanced
Research and Invention Agency.

Palmer Johnson Power Systems Appointed New Authorized Sales and Service Provider for Veth Propulsion in Western Canada

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 9:00pm

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis., March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Palmer Johnson Power System is now a proud Authorized Sales and Service Provider in Western Canada for Veth Propulsion products.

Key Points: 
  • SUN PRAIRIE, Wis., March 2, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Palmer Johnson Power System is now a proud Authorized Sales and Service Provider in Western Canada for Veth Propulsion products.
  • Palmer Johnson Power Systems will represent Veth Propulsion by Twin Disc in the Canadian providences of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northwest Territory, Nunavut, and Yukon.
  • As a global leader in Azimuthing Drives, Veth certainly meets that goal," says Jeff Magusin, Vice President of Marine at Palmer Johnson Power Systems.
  • This strategic agreement focuses on expanding the distribution of Veth's innovative propulsion systems through Palmer Johnson Power Systems, a longstanding Twin Disc distributor and valued partner.