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UST Earns 2021 Great Place to Work™ Certification in the U.S. and Mexico

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:30pm

ALISO VIEJO, CA, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UST , a leading digital transformation solutions company, announced thatit has been certified by Great Place to Work in the U.S.

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  • ALISO VIEJO, CA, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UST , a leading digital transformation solutions company, announced thatit has been certified by Great Place to Work in the U.S.
  • Based on employee feedback and the culture assessment, Great Place to Work confirmed that UST delivers a consistently high-trust experience for all.
  • Recognized by Great Place to Work in India and the U.K ., UST has been consistently certified as a GPTW since 2019.
  • "We are very grateful and appreciative of our people the foundation of our success who have contributed to making UST a great place to grow and do meaningful work."

Highmark Health Introduces Lumevity as New Business Focused on Organizational Transformation

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

Through Lumevity, Highmark Health has identified an opportunity to grow its diverse portfolios of business by scaling up its industry-leading processes and assisting other national leaders in achieving organizational transformation.

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  • Through Lumevity, Highmark Health has identified an opportunity to grow its diverse portfolios of business by scaling up its industry-leading processes and assisting other national leaders in achieving organizational transformation.
  • Highmark Health announced earlier this month it is seeking state regulatory approval to purchase the remaining 50 percent of Gateway Health.
  • Highmark Health, a Pittsburgh, PA-based enterprise that employs more than 35,000 people who serve millions of Americans across the country, is the parent company of Highmark Inc., Allegheny Health Network, and HM Health Solutions.
  • HM Health Solutions is focused on meeting the information technology platform and other business needs of the Highmark Health enterprise as well as unaffiliated health insurance plans by providing proven business processes, expert knowledge, and integrated cloud-based platforms.

Academy Sports + Outdoors announces new sponsorships with University of Texas Athletics and Austin FC

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

KATY, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy, Ltd. d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors ("Academy") today announced multi-year agreements as a Proud Sponsor of Texas Athletics and an Official Sponsor of Austin FC.

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  • KATY, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy, Ltd. d/b/a Academy Sports + Outdoors ("Academy") today announced multi-year agreements as a Proud Sponsor of Texas Athletics and an Official Sponsor of Austin FC.
  • "Academy Sports + Outdoors is proud to deepen our roots in Central Texas and sponsor the University of Texas Athletics and Austin FC," said Lawrence Lobpries, Academy Sports + Outdoors' senior vice president of marketing.
  • As a Proud Sponsor of Texas Athletics, Academy will provide select gameday sponsorships, social promotions, sweepstakes campaigns, and more.
  • As an Official Sponsor of Austin FC, Academy will be incorporated into community initiatives and sweepstakes opportunities to benefit fans and non-profits around Austin.

Beantown Topples New York, Texas Rockets, as 'Free-Fall' California Cities Plummet in 14th United States City Innovation & Competitiveness Ranking

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:44pm

The San Francisco San Jose combined area had been a past winner in 2018, and usually ranked within the top three.

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  • The San Francisco San Jose combined area had been a past winner in 2018, and usually ranked within the top three.
  • In further bad news for Governor Newsom, Californian cities fell a record 24 places on average across the United States.
  • For the first time, in this global list more than half (54%) of top hundred cities were in the United States.
  • The creator of the city ranking is 2thinknow, data analysts established in Melbourne in 2006 from research started in Vienna in 2005.

Dr. Brien Walton Named Chair of Maine Venture Fund Board of Directors

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:38pm

PORTLAND, Maine, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Maine Venture Fund (MVF), a state-sponsored venture capital fund whose board of directors is appointed by the state's governor, announced today that Dr. Brien Walton, a nationally recognized social impact investment strategist, has been appointed to chair the organization's board of directors.

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  • PORTLAND, Maine, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Maine Venture Fund (MVF), a state-sponsored venture capital fund whose board of directors is appointed by the state's governor, announced today that Dr. Brien Walton, a nationally recognized social impact investment strategist, has been appointed to chair the organization's board of directors.
  • Walton was appointed to the MVF board of directors by Maine Governor Janet Mills in 2020.
  • "I am delighted Dr. Walton has agreed to chair the Maine Venture Fund," saidGovernor Janet Mills.
  • "I want to thank Governor Mills for appointing me to the Maine Venture Fund board and for the opportunity to serve the state," said Walton.

Fresh Del Monte Produce to Report Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:00am

Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (NYSE: FDP), today announced that it will issue a press release on its second quarter 2021 results prior to the market opening on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 and will host its quarterly conference call that day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Companys financial results.

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  • Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. (NYSE: FDP), today announced that it will issue a press release on its second quarter 2021 results prior to the market opening on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 and will host its quarterly conference call that day at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Companys financial results.
  • About Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc.
    Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is one of the world's leading vertically integrated producers, marketers and distributors of high-quality fresh and fresh-cut fruit and vegetables, as well as a leading producer and distributor of prepared food in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.
  • Fresh Del Monte markets its products worldwide under the DEL MONTE brand (under license from Del Monte Foods, Inc.), a symbol of product innovation, quality, freshness and reliability for over 135 years.
  • Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. is not affiliated with certain other Del Monte companies around the world, including Del Monte Foods, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Del Monte Pacific Limited, Del Monte Canada, or Del Monte Asia Pte.

Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. Announces Dates Of 2021 Second Quarter Earnings Release And Conference Call

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:30am

CLEVELAND, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. (NYSE:HY) will release its 2021 Second Quarter financial results and will file its 2021 Second Quarter 10-Q after the close of the market on Tuesday, August 3, 2021.

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  • CLEVELAND, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc. (NYSE:HY) will release its 2021 Second Quarter financial results and will file its 2021 Second Quarter 10-Q after the close of the market on Tuesday, August 3, 2021.
  • In conjunction with this release, the Company will host a conference call at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 to discuss its results for the 2021 second quarter.
  • After registering, a confirmation will be sent via email, including dial-in details and unique conference call access codes required for call entry.
  • Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, Inc., headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, offers a broad array of solutions to meet the specific materials handling needs of customers' applications.

New Mexico Court of Appeals Affirms Favorable Writ of Mandamus Ruling

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 5:11pm

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ultra Health, New Mexicos #1 Cannabis Company, received a favorable ruling from the New Mexico Court of Appeals on July 22, 2021, affirming the decision made in the Thirteenth Judicial District in October 2018.

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  • ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ultra Health, New Mexicos #1 Cannabis Company, received a favorable ruling from the New Mexico Court of Appeals on July 22, 2021, affirming the decision made in the Thirteenth Judicial District in October 2018.
  • Ultra Health filed a petition for alternative writ of mandamus in August 2018 after the New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) refused to designate the operators additional dispensary locations.
  • The New Mexico Court of Appeals upheld Judge McDonalds decision.
  • The 14-page ruling provides a thoughtful legal analysis written by Judge Briana H. Zamora, who was recently appointed to the New Mexico Supreme Court by Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham.

Sheshegwaning First Nation Creates Custom Mobile Communications App for Pandemic Response & Vital Community Messaging

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

The technology also allows Band Administration to collect information directly from their membership using fillable forms and surveys.

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  • The technology also allows Band Administration to collect information directly from their membership using fillable forms and surveys.
  • When asked for comment, Chief Dean Roy explained why Sheshegwaning First Nation has decided to develop their own app: The Covid pandemic and accompanying lockdown measures presented us with a strong reason to move more of our communications online.
  • We need to be able to reach our members with vital information no matter where they are, at any time.
  • Approximately 112 kilometres west of Little Current, on the northern shoreline of Manitoulin Island, Sheshegwaning First Nation is a community of the Odawa Nation of Anishnaabek and spans 10,124 acres of forests and lakes.

Salem Media Group Schedules Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Teleconference

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:00pm

Salem Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that it plans to report its second quarter 2021 financial results at 3:00 P.M. Central Time on August 4, 2021.

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  • Salem Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SALM) announced today that it plans to report its second quarter 2021 financial results at 3:00 P.M. Central Time on August 4, 2021.
  • The company also plans to host a teleconference to discuss its results on August 4, 2021 at 4:00 P.M. Central Time.
  • To access the teleconference, please dial (877) 524-8416, and then ask to be joined to the Salem Media Group Second Quarter 2021 call or listen to the webcast.
  • Salem Media Group is Americas leading multimedia company specializing in Christian and conservative content, with media properties comprising radio, digital media and book and newsletter publishing.