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Amy Wilhelmi Wins Daily Herald Suburban Business Entrepreneurial Excellence Award; St. Charles business owner was among several honorees this year

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Monday, September 26, 2022

ST. CHARLES, Ill., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Amy Wilhelmi, a St. Charles-based licensed marriage and family therapist, was one of several honorees honored during the Daily Herald Suburban Business' 23rd annual Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards, in partnership with NAWBO Chicago. The awards were presented during a virtual ceremony on Sept. 22.

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  • Amy Wilhelmi, a St. Charles-based licensed marriage and family therapist, was one of several honorees honored during the Daily Herald Suburban Business' 23rd annual Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards, in partnership with NAWBO Chicago.
  • ST. CHARLES, Ill., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Amy Wilhelmi, a St. Charles-based licensed marriage and family therapist, was one of several honorees honored during the Daily Herald Suburban Business' 23rd annual Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards, in partnership with NAWBO Chicago.
  • Honorees demonstrate the best traits of entrepreneurship, including willingness to take risks, drive, perseverance, and business creativity.
  • "I thank the Daily Herald Suburban Business for recognizing myself and Balance Wellness Collective for this award," she said.

CHICAGO BEARS KICK-OFF FOOTBALL SEASON WITH GOOD FOODS TO SHOW FANS THAT GAME DAY IS GUAC DAY

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Monday, September 26, 2022

CHICAGO and PLEASANT PRAIRIE, Wis., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Foods, a leader in better-for-you dips and guacamoles, has kicked off football season with their Game Day is Guac Day campaign. This year, they are partnering with the Chicago Bears for the 2022 football season. As a sponsor of the NFL team, Good Foods will engage fans with consumer activity, as well as contribute as an organization to a variety of charitable components in partnership with the Chicago Bears and Bears Care.

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  • CHICAGO and PLEASANT PRAIRIE, Wis., Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Foods , a leader in better-for-you dips and guacamoles, has kicked off football season with their Game Day is Guac Day campaign.
  • Good Foods also participated in the Bears Care Back-to-School Fair by providing more than 1,500 reusable lunch bags filled with Good Foods products to Chicago-area students.
  • To further solidify the partnership with the Chicago Bears, Good Foods will hold a consumer sweepstakes to make sure Game Day is Guac Day for Bears fans as they come together this season.
  • In addition, Good Foods will host a broader National Game Day is Guac Day sweepstakes to run during the same timeframe.

EQS-News: CBOE's Weekly Market Recap: Sept. 12-16

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Price declines seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.

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  • Price declines seen in the equities market have been mimicked in trends on the cryptocurrency scene.
  • The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA: SPY) decreased by 5.17% last week, the ETFs third-largest weekly price descent in 2022.
  • Popular growth investors Willaim ONeil and Mark Minervini have long championed bear markets for their abilities to introduce new market leaders.
  • A number of companies report earnings next week, including:
    Click here for more weekly insights by Cboe.

The New York Stock Exchange and Tokyo Stock Exchange Announce New Collaboration to Support Cross-Border Investment Between the U.S. and Japan

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

This agreement represents an important evolution in the longstanding relationship between the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange as well as supporting cross-border investment between two of the worlds leading economies, said Lynn Martin, NYSE President.

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  • This agreement represents an important evolution in the longstanding relationship between the New York Stock Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange as well as supporting cross-border investment between two of the worlds leading economies, said Lynn Martin, NYSE President.
  • We are excited to be expanding our relationship with the Tokyo Stock Exchange and look forward to working together for years to come.
  • NYSE Groups equity exchanges -- the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE American, NYSE Arca, NYSE Chicago and NYSE National -- trade more U.S. equity volume than any other exchange group.
  • Trademarks of ICE and/or its affiliates include Intercontinental Exchange, ICE, ICE block design, NYSE and New York Stock Exchange.

First Trust Expands its Target Outcome ETFs® lineup with September Enhance & Moderate Buffer ETF Series

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

**FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Enhance & Moderate Buffer ETFs seek to shield investors against losses from 0% to -15%, over the Target Outcome Period, before fees and expenses.

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  • **FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Enhance & Moderate Buffer ETFs seek to shield investors against losses from 0% to -15%, over the Target Outcome Period, before fees and expenses.
  • At the end of the Target Outcome Period, the upside cap for the new Target Outcome Period is reset to prevailing market conditions.
  • The Enhance & Moderate Buffer ETF Strategy is designed to strike the right balance of a downside buffer and enhanced capped upside in moderately volatile market regimes.
  • Target Outcome Investments, Target Outcome Strategies and Target Outcome ETF are registered trademarks of Cboe Vest Financial.

Author Who Created "Rizzoli & Isles" is Next Husson University Distinguished Business Speaker Series Guest

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

BANGOR, MAINE, Sept. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The seventh installment of Husson Universitys Distinguished Business Speaker Series will feature international bestselling author Tess Gerritsen.

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  • BANGOR, MAINE, Sept. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The seventh installment of Husson Universitys Distinguished Business Speaker Series will feature international bestselling author Tess Gerritsen.
  • The seventh installment of the Distinguished Business Speaker Series featuring Tess Gerritsen will take place on September 28, 2022, from 9 a.m. 10 a.m. at Husson Universitys Gracie Theatre.
  • The purpose of Husson Universitys Distinguished Business Speaker Series is to educate students, alumni and community members on the challenges facing individuals, businesses and related professions.
  • Every event in the Distinguished Business Speaker Series is free and open to the public.

PVAMU launches Bachelor of Arts in African American Studies

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- For nearly 150 years, Prairie View A&M University has produced top leaders in the arts and sciences, education, agriculture, engineering and nursing. Now, thanks to a $1 million initiative, Enhancing the Humanities at PVAMU, students have the option to major or minor in African American studies.

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  • PRAIRIE VIEW,Texas, Sept. 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- For nearly 150 years, Prairie View A&M University has produced top leaders in the arts and sciences, education, agriculture, engineering and nursing.
  • Now, thanks to a $1 million initiative, Enhancing the Humanities at PVAMU, students have the option to major or minor in African American studies.
  • African American Studies is a relatively new major for college campuses.
  • For more information about PVAMU's new BA in African American Studies Program, visit www.pvamu.edu/bcas/departments/swbps/programs/aastudies .

Populus Group Wins Diversity in Business Award 2nd Year In A Row!

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

LISLE, Ill., Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Populus Group is honored and incredibly excited to announce we have been selected as an honoree in the Daily Herald Business Ledger's Diversity in Business Awards. The awards profile businesses who have shown commitment to and advancement of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Populus Group and the other honorees will be profiled in a special publication of the Daily Herald Business Ledger published on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022 - check it out here. We believe, at our core, that everyone deserves the opportunity to succeed, and we are excited to be able to share this philosophy and some of the ways we live our mission.

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  • Populus Group is honored and incredibly excited to announce we have been selected as an honoree in the Daily Herald Business Ledger's Diversity in Business Awards.
  • LISLE, Ill., Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Populus Group is honored and incredibly excited to announce we have been selected as an honoree in the Daily Herald Business Ledger's Diversity in Business Awards .
  • Populus Group and the other honorees will be profiled in a special publication of the Daily Herald Business Ledger published on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022 - check it out here .
  • At the heart of Populus Group is the belief that everyone deserves the opportunity to succeed.

ARRIVEnow™ Launches as the Technology Brand of Arrive Logistics, Delivering Optionality and Enhanced Customer Experience for Shippers and Carriers

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Arrive Logistics, a leading multimodal transportation and technology company headquartered in Austin, Texas, recently introduced ARRIVEnow, the suite of proprietary digital solutions created to increase productivity and drive efficiency for its shippers, carriers, and employees at scale.

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  • ARRIVEnow is a cloud-based native technology platform that uses machine learning models and human expertise to support the most complex transportation challenges.
  • "We believe the best solutions are driven by data, powered by technology and delivered by people," said Michael Senftleber, Chief Technology Officer.
  • "In 2022, Arrive will use all three resources to manage over $2.4 billion in logistics transactions.
  • Arrive Logistics is a leading multimodal transportation and technology company delivering unparalleled service and custom strategic solutions.

Main Line Health scientist attracts $1M gift to advance revolutionary research into scarless healing--even for age-associated chronic wounds

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

MERION STATION, Pa., Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientists had thought only starfish and amphibians like frogs and salamanders could heal wounds in a way that looked as if the injury never occurred, even regenerating entire limbs. Mammals—including humans—had lost the ability to generate new tissue to evolution.

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  • Her mid-1990s discovery not only sparked hope for human scarless healing but triggered headlines worldwide.
  • Dr. Heber-Katz was named inaugural chairholder of The Daniel B. and Florence E. Green Endowed Chair in Regenerative Medicine Research last night.
  • "This gift will accelerate the timetable for testing in humans and, I firmly believe, bring a drug to market," Dr. Heber-Katz said.
  • Dr. Heber-Katz has two key products near the stage for human testing:
    A drug in the form of a hydrogel.