Employment

Ocugen Inc. Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 2:42pm

The stock options and RSUs were granted as of October 16, 2021, as material inducements to employment in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).

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  • The stock options and RSUs were granted as of October 16, 2021, as material inducements to employment in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).
  • The stock options have a ten-year term and have an exercise price of$8.66 per share, which is the closing price of Ocugens common stock on the grant date.
  • Ocugen, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing, and commercializing gene therapies to cure blindness diseases and developing a vaccine to save lives from COVID-19.
  • Any forward-looking statements that we make in this press release speak only as of the date of this press release.

TherapeuticsMD Announces Appointment of Mark Glickman as Chief Business Officer

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 10:33pm

TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (NASDAQ: TXMD), an innovative, leading womens healthcare company, today announced the appointment of Mark Glickman as the Companys Chief Business Officer.

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  • TherapeuticsMD, Inc. (NASDAQ: TXMD), an innovative, leading womens healthcare company, today announced the appointment of Mark Glickman as the Companys Chief Business Officer.
  • Mr. Glickman previously served as Chief Commercial Officer of Esperion and Aralez Pharmaceuticals, and Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing, of Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, among other global pharmaceutical roles.
  • Mr. Glickman received his MBA in Finance and International Management from New York University and his BA from State University of New York College at Oswego.
  • To learn more about TherapeuticsMD, please visit therapeuticsmd.com or follow us on Twitter: @TherapeuticsMD and on Facebook: TherapeuticsMD.

T2 Biosystems Reports Granting of Inducement Award

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 9:05pm

The awards were made on October 1, 2021 under T2 Biosystems Inducement Award Plan (the "Inducement Plan"), which was adopted on March 1, 2018 and amended and restated on January 8, 2020 and provides for the granting of equity awards to new employees of T2 Biosystems.

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  • The awards were made on October 1, 2021 under T2 Biosystems Inducement Award Plan (the "Inducement Plan"), which was adopted on March 1, 2018 and amended and restated on January 8, 2020 and provides for the granting of equity awards to new employees of T2 Biosystems.
  • The inducement awards consist of options to purchase 621,500 shares of T2 Biosystems common stock and have a ten-year term.
  • The award was approved by the independent compensation committee of T2 Biosystems board of directors and was granted as an inducement material to the new employee entering into employment with T2 Biosystems in accordance with Nasdaq Marketplace Rule 5635(c)(4).
  • T2 Biosystems products include the T2Dx Instrument, T2Candida Panel, the T2Bacteria Panel, the T2Resistance Panel, and the T2SARS-CoV-2 Panel and are powered by the proprietary T2 Magnetic Resonance (T2MR) technology.

Best of the Bay 2021's Best Law Firm

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 8:06pm

is honored to share that it has been voted Best Law Firm by Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay 2021 .

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  • is honored to share that it has been voted Best Law Firm by Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay 2021 .
  • "Once again, we are thankful to be acknowledged by the community and our clients as Best Law Firm in Tampa Bay.
  • It's a special honor as this is the first year we were nominated for the Best of the Bay-Best Law Firm category.
  • We are proud of our lawyers and staff, who go above and beyond to serve, resulting in this and other Best Law Firm awards.

Jack in the Box Adds Doug Cook as Chief Technology Officer

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 8:12pm

Jack in the Box, Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) has named Doug Cook as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer.

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  • Jack in the Box, Inc. (NASDAQ: JACK) has named Doug Cook as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer.
  • Cook most recently served as interim CTO of Jack in the Box, effectively leading the technology team and strategy during his interim period.
  • Prior to joining Jack in the Box, Cook served as Chief Information Officer at Pizza Hut.
  • Were excited to welcome Doug to Jack in the Box and he will serve an integral role as we continue to strengthen our leadership team.

IT Employment Growth Starts To Plateau And IT Talent Shortage Is To Blame

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 8:46pm

On a year-over-year basis, IT employment has increased by 4.15% since September 2020 adding 214,200 IT workers.

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  • On a year-over-year basis, IT employment has increased by 4.15% since September 2020 adding 214,200 IT workers.
  • On a year-over-year basis, engineering employment increased by 2.84% since September 2020, adding 73,000 engineering workers.
  • "Employment in IT continued to inch up in September but the rate of growth started to plateau as predicted," said Mark Roberts, CEO of TechServe Alliance.
  • As demand for IT professionals spiraled, it also exacerbated the already existing tech talent shortage.

Catholic Charities Chief Executive Officer Departure: Jilma L. Meneses Leaving Catholic Charities of San Francisco, San Mateo, and Marin Counties

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Jilma L. Meneses, Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Charities, has informed the Board of Directors she will be leaving Catholic Charities to accept a position on Washington State Governor Jay Inlsee's cabinet.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Jilma L. Meneses, Chief Executive Officer of Catholic Charities, has informed the Board of Directors she will be leaving Catholic Charities to accept a position on Washington State Governor Jay Inlsee's cabinet.
  • The Board is pleased to announce Theodore (Ted) Borromeo, Catholic Charities Board Secretary, has agreed to serve as the Catholic Charities Interim CEO during the recruitment process when Jilma leaves.
  • "It has been my honor and privilege to steward Catholic Charities through a period of consequential change and maturation.
  • Joe Boerio, Catholic Charities Board President added, "On behalf of the Catholic Charities Board, we thank our colleague Ted Borromeo for embracing the vital role of Interim CEO for Catholic Charities.

Casoro Group CEO Yuen Yung Invited to Share Stage with Ben Carson Jr. and Join Conversation on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Visionaries Summit

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:01pm

Business leaders from across industries will convene to share their perspectives, and their leading-edge thinking in this space, and stimulate new ideas and approaches.

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  • Business leaders from across industries will convene to share their perspectives, and their leading-edge thinking in this space, and stimulate new ideas and approaches.
  • The group will tackle issues relating to wealth creation and financial security among societys underprivileged and disadvantaged.
  • I am extremely honored to be included with my fellow panelists and excited to share the discussion on these important issues facing our society today, Casoro Group CEO Yuen Yung said.
  • For more details on the Onyx Impact Fund and Casoro Group Education Foundation, please visit https://www.onyximpactfund.com/ or www.cgeducationfoundation.org .

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Children’s Health Defense Join ‘Broadway Rally for Freedom’ in New York, October 16

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 5:14pm

Speakers include CHD board chair and chief counsel Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and president Mary Holland.

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  • Speakers include CHD board chair and chief counsel Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and president Mary Holland.
  • These actions are not easy, but living with the consequences of inaction would be far harder.
  • The Broadway Rally for Freedom starts at 1:00 p.m. Eastern onBroadway between 41st and 42nd.
  • Children's Health Defense is devoted to the health of people and our planet.

2021 Report on the Massive Open Online Course Global Market to 2026

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

DUBLIN, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Massive Open Online Course Market by Technology, Course Type, Provider Type, and Subscription Model 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Massive Open Online Course Market by Technology, Course Type, Provider Type, and Subscription Model 2021 - 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This report provides an assessment of MOOC technologies, solutions, overall MOOC trends including market drivers, sub-sectors, and impact on diverse industries.
  • The report analyzes the global MOOC market opportunity and forecasts for 2025 to 2025 for overall revenue as well as SaaS providers, independent student's course subscription, consulting revenue and corporate licensing.
  • MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) represents a distance learning program wherein course contents are distributed using a web platform and under a free or paid subscription model.