Innovation

Onto Innovation to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2022 Financial Results on February 9, 2023

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Onto Innovation Inc. (NYSE: ONTO) will release its 2022 fourth quarter and full year financial results shortly after the market closes on Thursday, February 9, 2023.

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  • Onto Innovation Inc. (NYSE: ONTO) will release its 2022 fourth quarter and full year financial results shortly after the market closes on Thursday, February 9, 2023.
  • Onto Innovation will host a conference call and audio webcast in connection with its release of the financial results.
  • Michael P. Plisinski, chief executive officer, and Mark Slicer, chief financial officer, will host the call.
  • To listen to the live webcast, please go to the website at least 15 minutes early to register, download and install any necessary audio software.

Disruptive brand, AKEN Hotels & Resorts announces the appointment of Matias Ranieri, Vice President, Operations and Development and Liz Speichinger, Vice President of Brand Development & Strategic Sales

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

AKEN, the Innovative brand of luxury Hotels & Resorts, Residences and Experiences continues its expansion with the appointment of two industry creatives; Matias Ranieri, Vice President, Operations and Development and Liz Speichinger, Vice President, Brand Development and Strategic Sales.

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  • AKEN, the Innovative brand of luxury Hotels & Resorts, Residences and Experiences continues its expansion with the appointment of two industry creatives; Matias Ranieri, Vice President, Operations and Development and Liz Speichinger, Vice President, Brand Development and Strategic Sales.
  • “We are thrilled to welcome Liz and Matias into our growing AKEN family.
  • Liz and Matia's tenure in brand development from operations led to artful reflections of their destinations and strategic sales positioning that tells the story,” said Luis Gallotti, CoFounder & Co-CEO of AMEK Group.
  • Speichinger, a trusted hospitality sales leader with vast expertise in luxury sales and partnerships will lead the North American sales expansion and brand partnerships.

Graphex Technologies and Northern Graphite Join Forces on Large-Scale Graphite Processing Facility Site Evaluations in Baie-Comeau

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Graphex Technologies LLC, the U.S. subsidiary of Graphex Group Limited (NYSE American: GRFX | HKSE: 6128) (collectively “Graphex”) and Northern Graphite Corporation (NGC:TSX-V, NGPHF:OTCQB, FRA:0NG, XSTU:0NG) (“Northern”), today announce that Graphex will participate in Northern’s previously announced selection process (January 10, 2023) for a site suitable for the construction of a large-scale graphite processing facility in Baie-Comeau.

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  • Graphex Technologies LLC, the U.S. subsidiary of Graphex Group Limited (NYSE American: GRFX | HKSE: 6128) (collectively “Graphex”) and Northern Graphite Corporation (NGC:TSX-V, NGPHF:OTCQB, FRA:0NG, XSTU:0NG) (“Northern”), today announce that Graphex will participate in Northern’s previously announced selection process (January 10, 2023) for a site suitable for the construction of a large-scale graphite processing facility in Baie-Comeau.
  • The plant is planned to supply coated spherical graphite anode material to the EV/battery markets in North America and beyond.
  • Graphex has a decade-long history of processing mine concentrates and produces 10,000 tpy of high yield, high quality battery anode material.
  • Northern owns the only graphite mine producing at commercial scale in North America, with a current output of 15,000 tpy of graphite mine concentrate.

Media Advisory: CoreSite and American Tower Data Center Solutions to Participate in PTC 2023

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

CoreSite , a leading hybrid IT solutions provider and subsidiary of American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) (“American Tower”), will participate with American Tower Data Center Solutions in the upcoming Pacific Telecommunications Conference 2023 January 15-18 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu, Hawaii.

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  • CoreSite , a leading hybrid IT solutions provider and subsidiary of American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) (“American Tower”), will participate with American Tower Data Center Solutions in the upcoming Pacific Telecommunications Conference 2023 January 15-18 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu, Hawaii.
  • Executives from American Tower will be featured in panels focused on the edge, energy use and sustainability.
  • The data center energy use and sustainability panel will delve into key drivers impacting data center demand and the implications to digital infrastructure.
  • PTC 2023 participants can schedule on-site meetings with executives from CoreSite and American Tower throughout the conference.

World’s First Intracranial Use of a New High-Frequency Imaging System to Directly Visualize Neurovascular Pathologies

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Gentuity , LLC, an advanced imaging technology firm, today announced the first human use of the Vis-MTM High-Frequency Optical Coherence Tomography (HF-OCT) imaging system and probe.

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  • Gentuity , LLC, an advanced imaging technology firm, today announced the first human use of the Vis-MTM High-Frequency Optical Coherence Tomography (HF-OCT) imaging system and probe.
  • This represents a significant technological advance for the field of neurointervention, making high resolution intravascular imaging in the brain possible.
  • The direct visualization technology we evaluated here offers unprecedented potential in the diagnosis and treatment of aneurysms, stroke, intra-cranial atherosclerotic disease (ICAD) and other neurological pathologies,” said Vitor Mendes Pereira, MD.
  • “Revolutions in neurointerventional imaging, from the discovery of x-rays over 120 years ago, to 3-dimensional imaging in the angiography suite 20 years ago, occur roughly once in a generation.

Vapor IO Expands Its Edge Computing Grid to Europe Through a Partnership With Cellnex

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Vapor IO , developers of the Kinetic Grid platform , the world's first Open Grid network for delivering edge and grid services, has teamed up with Cellnex Telecom , the leading independent wireless telecommunications operator in Europe, to expand its network edge to Europe.

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  • Vapor IO , developers of the Kinetic Grid platform , the world's first Open Grid network for delivering edge and grid services, has teamed up with Cellnex Telecom , the leading independent wireless telecommunications operator in Europe, to expand its network edge to Europe.
  • This edge grid is expected to expand over the next couple of years throughout Europe thanks to the vast infrastructure for digital services that Cellnex currently operates.
  • Cellnex is making available a portfolio of small edge data centers and tower ground space for hosting the necessary equipment for edge computing.
  • Eduardo Fichmann, Global Director of Innovation and Product Strategy at Cellnex, said: "Cellnex is delighted to enable Vapor IO's neutral host Kinetic Grid to Europe, starting in Barcelona.

Kristen Bell Partners With Hers As Its First Mental Health Ambassador

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Hims & Hers Health, Inc. (“Hims & Hers”, NYSE: HIMS), the trusted consumer-first platform focused on providing modern personalized health and wellness experiences to consumers, announced today that actress Kristen Bell is joining Hers as its first Mental Health Ambassador.

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  • Hims & Hers Health, Inc. (“Hims & Hers”, NYSE: HIMS), the trusted consumer-first platform focused on providing modern personalized health and wellness experiences to consumers, announced today that actress Kristen Bell is joining Hers as its first Mental Health Ambassador.
  • “Kristen’s genuine personality and openness about her mental health resonates with people in a really honest and authentic way.
  • In working with Kristen, we want more people to understand that mental health care doesn’t have to be daunting, scary, or unattainable — trusted care is available right now.”
    In her role as Mental Health Ambassador, Bell will share about her personal mental health journey to drive meaningful conversations on the topic.
  • While it may sound intimidating, professional help can be lifesaving for some people struggling with mental illness,” said Kristen Bell.

New Company, Velsera, Represents Summa Equity's Vision to Improve Global Health Outcomes

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

The vision for Velsera is supported by thematic-focused impact fund Summa Equity (“Summa”).

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  • The vision for Velsera is supported by thematic-focused impact fund Summa Equity (“Summa”).
  • The promise of precision medicine is held back by barriers across routine health practice and discovery.
  • Velsera sets out to amplify the impact of clinicians, researchers and scientists for the benefit of patients around the world.
  • Velsera unites these companies to advance and bring together their missions which are centered around improving health globally through multi-omics and insights.

DeVry University Welcomes Public Policy and Workforce Development Leaders Jane Oates and Max Stier to Board of Trustees

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

DeVry University has appointed Jane Oates, president of WorkingNation and Partnership for Public Service’s President and CEO, Max Stier to its Board of Trustees to help govern DeVry as an education leader and fulfill its mission to close society’s opportunity gap through increased access to education, relevant partnerships and unmatched support to traditional and nontraditional students.

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  • DeVry University has appointed Jane Oates, president of WorkingNation and Partnership for Public Service’s President and CEO, Max Stier to its Board of Trustees to help govern DeVry as an education leader and fulfill its mission to close society’s opportunity gap through increased access to education, relevant partnerships and unmatched support to traditional and nontraditional students.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230111005954/en/
    Jane Oates and Max Stier appointed to DeVry University's Board of Trustees (Photo: Business Wire)
    “The additions of Jane and Max to our Board of Trustees will further elevate DeVry’s innovative capabilities and commitment to bridge the gap between the talent industry needs and what our education system produces,” said DeVry University’s Board Chair, Michael Peel.
  • Max Stier is the founding president and CEO of the Partnership for Public Service.
  • And as educators, we must help prepare learners for workplaces and careers shaped by technology,” added DeVry’s President and CEO, Tom Monahan.

Lightning eMotors and its CEO Tim Reeser Win 2023 BIG Innovation Awards

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Lightning eMotors (NYSE: ZEV), a leading provider of zero-emission, medium-duty commercial vehicles and electric vehicle technology for fleets, announced today that both Lightning and its CEO Tim Reeser have been named winners of the 2023 BIG Innovation Awards presented by the Business Intelligence Group.

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  • Lightning eMotors (NYSE: ZEV), a leading provider of zero-emission, medium-duty commercial vehicles and electric vehicle technology for fleets, announced today that both Lightning and its CEO Tim Reeser have been named winners of the 2023 BIG Innovation Awards presented by the Business Intelligence Group.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230111005740/en/
    The Business Intelligence Group has awarded its BIG Innovation 2023 awards to Lightning eMotors and its CEO Tim Reeser (image: Lightning eMotors / Business Intelligence Group)
    Lightning was recognized for driving the commercial electric vehicle (EV) industry forward through its market-leading medium duty commercial EV platforms, new and existing vehicle repower programs, and providing a range of complementary technologies, services and products, including mobile charging solutions, to accelerate fleet EV adoption.
  • Reeser, who built Lightning eMotors from the ground up, was pivotal in turning his small startup into a major player in the commercial EV industry.
  • “We are thrilled to be honoring both Lightning eMotors as a company and its CEO Tim Reeser, as they are leading by example and improving the lives of so many.”
    Organizations from across the globe submitted their recent innovations for consideration in the BIG Innovation Awards.