Indiana

HKW Portfolio Company Fresh Direct Produce Acquires Mike and Mike’s Organics

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 11:00am

HKW, a middle-market private equity firm, today announced its portfolio company, Fresh Direct Produce, Ltd. (Fresh Direct Produce), has acquired Mike and Mikes Inc. (Mike and Mikes or the Company).

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  • HKW, a middle-market private equity firm, today announced its portfolio company, Fresh Direct Produce, Ltd. (Fresh Direct Produce), has acquired Mike and Mikes Inc. (Mike and Mikes or the Company).
  • We are excited to partner with Mike and Mikes Organics as part of our expansion into Ontario, said Davis Yung, President, CEO, and co-founder of Fresh Direct Produce.
  • The partnership between Fresh Direct Produce and Mike and Mikes further expands Fresh Direct Produces Canadian distribution footprint, but just as importantly we believe it brings an understanding of the products and operations for a critical region, said Tom Shaw, Vice President at HKW.
  • Fresh Direct Produce is one of Western Canadas premier fresh produce importers, wholesalers, and marketers with three distribution centers, two in Vancouver and one in Calgary.

Hillenbrand to Present at CJS Securities 20th Annual New Ideas Summer Conference

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 9:15pm

BATESVILLE, Ind., July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Hillenbrand, Inc. (NYSE:HI) President and Chief Executive Officer Joe Raver is scheduled to present at the CJS Securities 20th Annual New Ideas Summer Conference on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, which is being held virtually.

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  • BATESVILLE, Ind., July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Hillenbrand, Inc. (NYSE:HI) President and Chief Executive Officer Joe Raver is scheduled to present at the CJS Securities 20th Annual New Ideas Summer Conference on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, which is being held virtually.
  • The presentation document will be archived on http://ir.hillenbrand.com .
  • Also participating in the conference for Hillenbrand will be Kristina Cerniglia, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Rich Dudley, Senior Director, Investor Relations.
  • Hillenbrand ( www.Hillenbrand.com ) is a global diversified industrial company with businesses that serve a wide variety of industries around the world.

Wabash National Schedules Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 9:25pm

LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call to review and discuss its financial results for the second quarter 2020 on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 beginning at 10:00 a.m. EST.

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  • LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call to review and discuss its financial results for the second quarter 2020 on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 beginning at 10:00 a.m. EST.
  • The call and an accompanying slide presentation will be accessible on the "Investors" section of Wabash Nationals website, www.wabashnational.com, under the subheading "Events".
  • The conference call will be accessible by dialing 844-778-4139, conference ID 5580198.
  • Wabash Nationals earnings press release, earnings slides and any other related presentation materials will be posted to the "Investors" section of Wabash Nationals website by 7:00 a.m.

Sanctuary Wealth Adds $500 Million, All-Female Team from Morgan Stanley

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 3:07pm

Although she spent 18 years with Morgan Stanley where her titles included Executive Director, Senior Portfolio Manager and Family Wealth Director, Emily Bowersock Hill began her career as an academic.

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  • Although she spent 18 years with Morgan Stanley where her titles included Executive Director, Senior Portfolio Manager and Family Wealth Director, Emily Bowersock Hill began her career as an academic.
  • We're honored that they chose Sanctuary Wealth and look forward to working with them to grow the business they've always envisioned."
  • Currently, the Sanctuary Wealth network covers 14 states and includes more than 36 partner firms with approximately $10 billion in assets under advisement.
  • The Sanctuary Wealth Group includes the fully owned subsidiaries Sanctuary Advisors, a registered investment adviser, and the broker-dealer Sanctuary Securities, as well as Sanctuary Asset Management, Sanctuary Insurance Solutions, Sanctuary Capital Markets, and Sanctuary Global Family Office.

National Police Association Tells Federal Court Portland City Hall is too Anti-Cop to Defend its Police

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 2:52pm

INDIANAPOLIS, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The National Police Association (NPA), a 501c3 nonprofit, has been granted leave to participate as a friend of the court in an ACLU lawsuit against Portland police officers.

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  • INDIANAPOLIS, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The National Police Association (NPA), a 501c3 nonprofit, has been granted leave to participate as a friend of the court in an ACLU lawsuit against Portland police officers.
  • Permission was granted over the objection of the City of Portland, after the NPA argued Portland City Hall is too anti-cop to be the sole voice defending the Portland police officers in this lawsuit.
  • The suit claims self-described journalists embedded with rioters are being targeted by Portland police officers and should be immune from arrest for participating in criminal acts.
  • The case is 3:20-cv-01035-SI Woodstock et al v. City of Portland et al, in the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon.

Nextremity Solutions, Inc. Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Cannulated Hammertoe System

Friday, July 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

The DuoHex CH System addresses hammertoe deformity in patients and provides surgeons with a novel two-piece threaded implant construct is designed for optimum bone purchase.

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  • The DuoHex CH System addresses hammertoe deformity in patients and provides surgeons with a novel two-piece threaded implant construct is designed for optimum bone purchase.
  • The design of the cannulated implants and instruments provide targeting and technique guidance for repeatable outcomes.
  • Ryan Schlotterback, Chief Technology Officer for Nextremity Solutions said, "Nextremity Solutions was founded years ago by surgeons with a passion for the foot and ankle market and with an innovative solution for hammertoe correction.
  • The Nextremity Solutions DuoHex CH Cannulated Hammertoe System is indicated for small bone reconstruction limited to interphalangeal repair and fusion of the lesser toes.

First Merchants Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results, Host Conference Call and Webcast

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 7:10pm

MUNCIE, Ind., July 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Merchants Corporation (Nasdaq:FRME) will report second quarter 2020 financial results on July 23, 2020.

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  • MUNCIE, Ind., July 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Merchants Corporation (Nasdaq:FRME) will report second quarter 2020 financial results on July 23, 2020.
  • The Corporation will host a second quarter 2020 earnings conference call and webcast at 2:30 p.m. (ET) on Thursday, July 23, 2020.
  • To participate, dial (Toll Free) 877-507-0578 and reference First Merchants Corporations second quarter earnings release.
  • FIRST MERCHANTS and the Shield Logo are federally registered trademarks of First Merchants Corporation.

Ag-Analytics Opens Office at Purdue University's New Convergence Center

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ag-Analytics is excited to announce the opening of a new office facility at the Convergence Center at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

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  • WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind., July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ag-Analytics is excited to announce the opening of a new office facility at the Convergence Center at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.
  • "For us, there is no better place to grow our company than among the bright minds and future discoveries of Purdue University."
  • "We look forward to collaborating with Ag-Analytics as they expand to the Convergence Center at Purdue University."
  • The beautiful and modern Convergence office space is located within the Discovery Park District of Purdue University.

High School Students Take Leadership Education and Training Online

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 1:32pm

The preeminent service leadership group for high school students typically sees 1,000 students at its annual convention.

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  • The preeminent service leadership group for high school students typically sees 1,000 students at its annual convention.
  • This summer, more than 4,500 teens registered for a three-day summer online leadership conference .
  • A key meeting component is a series of sessions on creating a Culture of Care in high schools.
  • Study-Campbell said Key Club International's board of 13 student leaders developed the curriculum for the summer leadership conference and quickly brought the online sessions to life.

The Basketball Tournament (TBT) Names FanDuel as Official Daily Fantasy Partner

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 7:11pm

The Basketball Tournament (TBT) and FanDuel today announced a strategic partnership designating FanDuel as an Official Partner of TBT.

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  • The Basketball Tournament (TBT) and FanDuel today announced a strategic partnership designating FanDuel as an Official Partner of TBT.
  • Daily paid fantasy contests will mirror FanDuels NBA product, with a $100 salary cap to be spread across two guards, two forwards and two utility players.
  • The Basketball Tournament has grown in stature over the years, making this the right time to offer a fantasy basketball contest for the fans who will be watching the games on ESPN, said Mike Raffensperger, CMO of FanDuel Group.
  • Jon Mugar, founder and CEO of TBT, added: We are excited to partner with FanDuel for this years tournament.