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For the Third Consecutive Year, MagicLinks Appears on the Inc. 5000 With A Three-Year Revenue Growth of 724%

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 8:34pm

876 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America.

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  • 876 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
  • The list represents a one-of-a-kind look at the most successful companies within the economy's most dynamic segmentits independent businesses.
  • Facebook, Chobani, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
  • "We are incredibly honored to once again rank in the Top 20% of the Fastest Growing Companies in America.

Stagwell's (STGW) PRophet Adds Key Sales and Marketing Staff to Meet Growing Customer Demand

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Stagwell's (NASDAQ: STGW) PRophet, the first-ever AI-driven PR pitch platform built by and for PR professionals that predicts media interest and sentiment before you pitch, today announced the hiring of Charlie Tulip as Enterprise Account Executive and Kendra Lewellyn as the company's Digital Marketing Manager, both moves that seek to further meet customer demand for the growing AI platform.

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  • Tulip, PRophet's latest addition to its sales team, brings over 20 years of B2B sales experience.
  • "A rising number of PR execs are seeing and realizing the value AI can bring to a media relations team's productivity and performance," said Andrew Meranus, EVP of Sales for PRophet.
  • Lewellyn joins PRophet after five years as the Digital Marketing Manager at software solutions company Pedigree Technologies.
  • "Kendra will be key to driving demand for our monthly users, ultimately landing and expanding them into enterprise customers," said Aaron Kwittken, PRophet founder and CEO.

Rocky Brands Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 9:05pm

Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: RCKY) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.155 per share of outstanding common stock, which will be paid on September 15, 2022 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 1, 2022.

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  • Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: RCKY) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.155 per share of outstanding common stock, which will be paid on September 15, 2022 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 1, 2022.
  • The declaration and payment of future dividends and the establishment of future record dates and payment dates are subject to the quarterly determination of the board of directors.
  • Rocky Brands, Inc. is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of premium quality footwear and apparel marketed under a portfolio of well recognized brand names.
  • Brands in the portfolio include Rocky, Georgia Boot, Durango, Lehigh, The Original Muck Boot Company, XTRATUF, Servus, NEOS and Ranger.

It's Time to Get Knotty: Auntie Anne's and Evil Genius Beer Company Release a Limited-Edition Oktoberfest Lager

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 5:00pm

"The only thing better than pretzels AND beer, is pretzels IN beer," said Trevor Hayward, co-founder of Evil Genius.

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  • "The only thing better than pretzels AND beer, is pretzels IN beer," said Trevor Hayward, co-founder of Evil Genius.
  • "We can't wait for fans of Auntie Anne's and Evil Genius to get a taste of this fun collaboration," said Danika Brown, Director of Brand Marketing at Auntie Anne's.
  • For more information on Evil Genius Beer Company check them out at www.evilgeniusbeer.com or on socials at @evilgeniusbeer.
  • and the Auntie Anne's and Evil Genius Beer Company collaboration, visit auntieannes.com/isbutteracarb .

Tony the Tiger® Tackles Twitch and Becomes the First-Ever Brand Mascot Working with Twitch to Transform into an Interactive VTuber

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 4:00pm

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Aug. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kellogg's Frosted Flakes® and Tony the Tiger® are leveling up the fun for cereal fans and gamers with their first-of-its-kind collaboration with Twitch's Brand Partnership Studio. Tony will make his streaming debut — making Kellogg's Frosted Flakes the first brand globally to work with Twitch, to transform a brand mascot into an interactive VTuber — in Tony the Tiger's GR-R-REAT CEREAL BOWL OF GR-R-REATNESS livestreamed event. 

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  • Tony will make his streaming debut making Kellogg's Frosted Flakes the first brand globally to work with Twitch, to transform a brand mascot into an interactive VTuber in Tony the Tiger's GR-R-REAT CEREAL BOWL OF GR-R-REATNESS livestreamed event.
  • Tony the Tiger's Cereal Bowl is the perfect opportunity for deeper engagement with fans on Twitch.
  • Tony will also unveil his custom Kellogg's Frosted Flakes gaming rig, complete with a milk-coolant PC keeping everything running smoothly.
  • "Bringing an iconic mascot like Tony the Tiger to our service is an exciting first for our Brand Partnership Studio," said Adam Harris, Global Head of Twitch's Brand Partnership Studio.

Columbia Care Launches First Pre-Rolls in New York Under its Leading National Flower Brand, Seed & Strain

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Friday, August 12, 2022 - 12:30pm

The dispensaries will soon be stocked with Seed & Strain whole flower and vapes, which will be made available to wholesale partners in the coming weeks.

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  • The dispensaries will soon be stocked with Seed & Strain whole flower and vapes, which will be made available to wholesale partners in the coming weeks.
  • Seed & Strain is grown and processed in both of Columbia Cares New York cultivation facilities.
  • The first two whole flower strains that will be released next week will feature Herer Hashplant in 3.5g and 7g and DosiCakes in 3.5g.
  • Columbia Care operates 131 facilities including 99 dispensaries and 32 cultivation and manufacturing facilities, including those under development.

Edge Partners™ Launches In-House Marketing Division for Wealth Management Firms: "Edge Creative Growth"

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 5:00pm

WESTPORT, Conn., Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Edge Partners™ announced today the formation of a new marketing division called Edge Creative Growth. This new venture will offer a comprehensive suite of RIA marketing services, available as a stand-alone capability for marketing clients or as an integrated capability supporting Edge's private equity growth partnerships. Edge Partners™ makes private equity investments in independent RIAs to augment and accelerate growth using inorganic and organic strategies.

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  • New Division Will Offer Comprehensive Suite of Services: Branding & Creative Strategy, Content Development & Delivery, and Acquisition & Transition Marketing
    WESTPORT, Conn., Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Edge Partnersannounced today the formation of a new marketing division called Edge Creative Growth .
  • Edge Partnersmakes private equity investments in independent RIAs to augment and accelerate growth using inorganic and organic strategies.
  • "The goal of marketing should be to ignite action-driven communication with qualified leads and potential partners and to create new business alliances," said Silvia Roa-Madan , Chief Marketing Officer, who will head up Edge Creative Growth .
  • The EDGE PARTNERS team comprises industry veterans and experts with the knowledge, experience, and connections to design and implement a range of growth initiatives.

Tyson Foods Demonstrates Commitment to Credible Journalism with Mindshare and SocialContext Impact Index

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 4:47pm

SPRINGDALE, Ark., Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) is demonstrating its commitment to credible and socially responsible journalism in its advertising on websites and media by conducting a social context Impact Index in partnership with Mindshare, the global media services company, and socialcontext.ai, a contextual intelligence startup supported by the University of Colorado Boulder.  

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  • "Tyson Foods has one of the most diverse workforces, and we're proud to advance diversity, equity and inclusion by committing to actions like the Impact Index," said Paul Davis, vice president and chief diversity, equity, and inclusion officer for Tyson Foods.
  • "The Impact Index will ensure our actions in brand responsibility ladder up to our core values as a company and individuals."
  • As a first mover for the Impact Index, Tyson Foods is working with Mindshare and socialcontext.ai to analyze content around minority communities and drive more inclusive content.
  • The Impact Index is the most recent example of Mindshare's parent company, GroupM, and Tyson Foods' collaborative efforts to advance diversity in paid media.

Privately Held Alvogen Announces Favorable Ruling on Patents Related to the Company’s Proposed Generic to Xifaxan® for IBS-D

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 1:00pm

Alvogen, a privately held pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and selling generic and branded products, announced today a favorable district court ruling on multiple patents related to the companys proposed generic to Xifaxan, a treatment for irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) in adults.

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  • Alvogen, a privately held pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and selling generic and branded products, announced today a favorable district court ruling on multiple patents related to the companys proposed generic to Xifaxan, a treatment for irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) in adults.
  • We are extremely pleased with the district courts decision, which brings us one step closer to bringing a more affordable alternative to patients taking Xifaxan for IBS-D, said Robert Wessman, Chairman of Alvogen.
  • Alvogen is a privately held pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and selling generic and branded products for the US market.
  • The company has a diverse portfolio and pipeline that includes both branded and generic products across various dosage forms.

Nation's Top Marketing Conference, Digital Summit, Returns to Minneapolis with All-New Content, Trends and Tactical Guidance for Digital Marketers

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 11:00am

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Top-ranked national marketing conference series invites local marketers of all levels to explore 30+ sessions presented by professionals from Best Buy, GoDaddy, the Minnesota Wild and more.

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  • Digital Summit Minneapolis is a two-day, in-person conference that showcases marketing industry thought leaders who will present the current trends in today's marketing sector.
  • The conference is open to all levels of marketing personnel, from campus hires to industry professionals with 40+ years of experience.
  • For attendees seeking guidance for honing specific skills, Digital Summit also offers its signature 4-hour deep dive courses known as Masterclasses.
  • Digital Summit Minneapolis sponsors include Pantheon, GoDaddy Pro, Bruce Clay, Sitecore, Constant Contact, Effectv, ChannelMix, Basis Technologies, CDI2, Reveal Mobile, Investis Digital, illumin, SwagChimp and Marketers' Community.