Creativity

Ovation: Statement Regarding the House Small Business Committee Hearing on the Creative Economy

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 8:02pm

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the House Committee on Small Businessheld a hearing titled "The Power, Peril, and Promise of the Creative Economy."

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  • LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the House Committee on Small Businessheld a hearing titled "The Power, Peril, and Promise of the Creative Economy."
  • A major contributor to the US economy, the Arts & Culture sector is in desperate need of pandemic relief and support from the government.
  • The hearings'witnesses provided recommendations for investments in key infrastructure as well asa roadmap for bringing arts, culture, and creativity into the center of long-term recovery.
  • We call on the House to pass all existing legislation for relief and recovery for the creative sector, and to create a Secretary of Arts & Culture to represent this vital sector of the U.S. economy.

Global Trac Solutions, Inc. Discusses 2021 Achievements and 2022 Goals with The Stock Day Podcast

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 2:00pm

CEO of the Company, David Flores, joined Stock Day host Everett Jolly.

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  • CEO of the Company, David Flores, joined Stock Day host Everett Jolly.
  • Jolly then asked about the Company's 2021 achievements.
  • "We were able to close 2021 out on a positive note," said Flores, noting the successful growth of psychedelicspotlight.com.
  • "We were able to bring in roughly $25,000 in revenue through Psychedelic Spotlight in the fourth quarter alone," he shared.

Lansing Companies Working on a Zoo in Huntsville, Alabama

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 7:00pm

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One of the largest land development companies in the U.S., Lansing Companies, has expanded throughout five states, now doing business in the dynamic, Huntsville, Alabama, market.

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  • SAN DIEGO, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One of the largest land development companies in the U.S., Lansing Companies, has expanded throughout five states, now doing business in the dynamic, Huntsville, Alabama, market.
  • Lansing Companies has built a renowned reputation for solving problems and maintaining creativity when it comes to their approach to difficult land development projects that many companies cannot tackle.
  • With 40 years of excellence, Lansing Companies is a valuable development company that serves to better the community and the people.
  • Lansing has aligned with Ethan Woodruff of the Northern Alabama Zoologically Society ( www.NALZS.ORG )with plans to develop a tremendous zoo and wild animal park in Huntsville.

Winners Announced for the December 2021 Simio Student Simulation Competition

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 6:00pm

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simio is delighted to announce that the winners for the December 2021 Student Simulation Competition have emerged.

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  • PITTSBURGH, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simio is delighted to announce that the winners for the December 2021 Student Simulation Competition have emerged.
  • Simio Student Simulation Competition is the largest competitive event dedicated to students participating in simulation modeling courses.
  • Simio is delighted to announce 'Solo' as the winner of the December 2021 Simio Student Simulation Competition.
  • Eric Howard, VP of Marketing at Simio, stated, "The success of the Simio Student Competition continues to be an inspiration for everyone at Simio.

Fantom Expands Motorsport Presence With Scuderia Alpha Tauri F1™ Sponsorship

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 6:00pm

SYDNEY, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fantom Foundation, one of the fastest growing layer-1 blockchain platforms, today announced its sponsorship of Scuderia Alpha Tauri F1 and MotoGP driver, Fabio Quantararo.

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  • SYDNEY, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fantom Foundation, one of the fastest growing layer-1 blockchain platforms, today announced its sponsorship of Scuderia Alpha Tauri F1 and MotoGP driver, Fabio Quantararo.
  • Through the sponsorship, Fantom will be a prominent, visible sponsor of Scuderia Alpha Tauri stars Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda.
  • In addition to Fantoms sponsorship with Scuderia Alpha Tauri F1, Fantom will also become the newest sponsor of the current reigning MotoGP champion, Fabio Quartararo.
  • I am grateful for the opportunity to become a part of the Fantom project, added Alpha Tauri F1 driver, Yuki Tsunoda.

Breakout Brand-Building Platform, ZeBrand, Earns Coveted 2022 SXSW Finalist Selection

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 3:00pm

In identifying the common pain points and challenges businesses often face in their branding journey, ZeBrand recognizes the need for a cohesive and compelling approach.

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  • In identifying the common pain points and challenges businesses often face in their branding journey, ZeBrand recognizes the need for a cohesive and compelling approach.
  • From storytelling and design to pre-designed templates and downloadable assets, the company is paving the way in creating an accessible branding platform for emerging businesses.
  • In speaking of their entrance as finalists into the SXSW Pitch event, ZeBrand CEO and founder Ryo Kikuchi remarks, "I am incredibly honored to be selected as a finalist at SXSW.
  • From storytelling & design to downloadable assets and pre-designed templates, ZeBrand helps businesses build, grow and manage their brand with ease.

ATA Creativity Global Announces Opening of Shuren-ACG Arts Center

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 1:30pm

BEIJING, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ATA Creativity Global ("ACG" or the "Company", Nasdaq: AACG), an international educational services company focused on providing quality learning experiences that cultivate and enhance students creativity, today announced the opening of its Shuren-ACG Arts Center (the Arts Center), which was jointly founded by ACG and Beijing Shuren-Ribet Private School (Shuren Ribet).

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  • BEIJING, Jan. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ATA Creativity Global ("ACG" or the "Company", Nasdaq: AACG), an international educational services company focused on providing quality learning experiences that cultivate and enhance students creativity, today announced the opening of its Shuren-ACG Arts Center (the Arts Center), which was jointly founded by ACG and Beijing Shuren-Ribet Private School (Shuren Ribet).
  • Courses provided at the Arts Center include core art skills courses, international art creativity courses, art history lessons, and artist and artistic schools appreciation, among others.
  • After students complete these courses, the Arts Center will assist eligible students through the application process for public and private arts colleges in Germany.
  • ATA Creativity Global is an international educational services company focused on providing quality learning experiences that cultivate and enhance students creativity.

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New Husson University Esports Facility

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 1:10pm

The University invested approximately $170,000 to renovate Room 122 in the Darling Learning Center and purchase the necessary equipment so it could serve as Husson Universitys new Esports Center.

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  • The University invested approximately $170,000 to renovate Room 122 in the Darling Learning Center and purchase the necessary equipment so it could serve as Husson Universitys new Esports Center.
  • Education here at Husson University that would support opportunities in this growing industry include our integrated technology and sport management programs.
  • At Husson, we see this esports initiative as another way we can help ensure students are job ready after graduation, said Joel Madru, Husson Universitys esports coordinator.
  • Husson University has joined two conferences that offer intercollegiate esports competition.

Stantec again achieves top ranking for sustainable performance from Corporate Knights and fourth consecutive A- rating by CDP

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 11:45am

Corporate Knights ranked Stantec 1st in its Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services peer group, 1st in the Construction and Engineering Global Industry Classification Standard, and 17th overall in the Corporate Knights Global 100 most sustainable companies rankings.

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  • Corporate Knights ranked Stantec 1st in its Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services peer group, 1st in the Construction and Engineering Global Industry Classification Standard, and 17th overall in the Corporate Knights Global 100 most sustainable companies rankings.
  • The Corporate Knights rankings are based on a rigorous assessment of 6,914 publicly listed companies with more than US$1 billion in revenues.
  • Stantec has also been awarded an A- rating by CDP, making it the only firm in the engineering and design industry to earn a Leadership rating for the last four consecutive years.
  • It is an honor to be recognized once again by Corporate Knights and CDP as a global sustainability leader, said Gord Johnston, Stantec President and Chief Executive Officer.

Sortis Holdings Initiates Transition to an Operator of Scalable, Lifestyle Brands

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 7:00pm

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sortis Holdings, Inc. (OTC: SOHI) (“Sortis”), a leader in diversified alternative investment strategies, is providing a business update on several key initiatives as it transitions to become a platform enabling highly scalable, experiential lifestyle brands to accelerate growth and impact.

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  • On December 31, 2021, Sortis sold its fund management business to Sortis, LLC (Sortis Fund Management), a private entity owned and operated by former Sortis Holdings managers.
  • Sortis, beginning the strategic transition to an operator of scalable, lifestyle brands, has appointed Ryan Smith as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
  • Sortis Holdings, Inc. (OTC: SOHI) is becoming a collection of brands that combine creative vision with business acumen.
  • Sortis Funds include the Sortis Rescue Fund, the Sortis Income Fund, and the Sortis Opportunity Zone Fund.