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4-H LAUNCHES 2022 STEM CHALLENGE FOCUSED ON MARINE SCIENCE AND CLIMATE CHANGE

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

This years theme, Explorers of the Deep, focuses on ocean exploration, marine science, and the impact of climate change on our oceans.

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  • This years theme, Explorers of the Deep, focuses on ocean exploration, marine science, and the impact of climate change on our oceans.
  • STEM Challenge introduces STEM concepts related to real-world issues in a fun and accessible way, empowering young people to tackle the same types of scientific and engineering problems that today's top STEM professionals are working to solve.
  • As we celebrate STEM Month in October, this years challenge will help young people learn about the Earths oceans and how they connect with our climate.
  • The 2022 4H STEM Challenge is supported by national partners Bayer, Corteva, and Nickelodeon.

Solar Integrated Roofing Corp. Appoints Veteran Operations Executive Stefan Abbruzzese as President

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

HENDERSON, Nev., Oct. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Solar Integrated Roofing Corp. (OTC:SIRC), an integrated, single-source solar power, roofing systems installation and EV charging company, today announced the appointment of veteran operations executive Stefan Abbruzzese as President, effective immediately.

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  • HENDERSON, Nev., Oct. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Solar Integrated Roofing Corp. (OTC:SIRC), an integrated, single-source solar power, roofing systems installation and EV charging company, today announced the appointment of veteran operations executive Stefan Abbruzzese as President, effective immediately.
  • Stefan Abbruzzese is an experienced operations and commercial leader with over 25 years experience in financial services, software & technology, consumer and other commercial sectors.
  • Most recently, Mr. Abbruzzese served as Partner and Chief Operating Officer of L Catterton, a leading private equity firm with a focus on consumer brands.
  • Solar Integrated Roofing Corp. (OTC: SIRC), is an integrated, single-source solar power, roofing systems installation and EV charging company specializing in commercial and residential properties throughout the United States.

ColdQuanta Expands Leadership Team with Promotion of Chris Wood to Chief Technology Officer and Addition of New Top Talent

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ColdQuanta, the global quantum ecosystem leader, today announced it has expanded its leadership team with a stable of quantum experts including: Dr. William Clark as Vice President of Quantum Development, Laura Hale as Vice President of Government Programs, and Steve Matthews, as Vice President of Sales & Business Development for Quantum Information Platforms. VP of Photonic Technologies, Dr. Chris Wood, has been promoted to Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Acting Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Dana Z. Anderson, will serve as Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), guiding the company's long-term quantum strategy. 

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  • VP of Photonic Technologies, Dr. Chris Wood, has been promoted to Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
  • Acting Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Dana Z. Anderson, will serve as Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), guiding the company's long-term quantum strategy.
  • Additionally, ColdQuanta announced the commercial beta launch of Hilbert , the world's first cold atom quantum computer.
  • The name ColdQuanta and the ColdQuanta logo are both registered trademarks of ColdQuanta, Inc.
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Raytheon Technologies to release third quarter results on Oct. 25, 2022

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) will issue its third quarter 2022 earnings Tuesday, Oct. 25, prior to the stock market opening.

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  • ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) will issue its third quarter 2022 earnings Tuesday, Oct. 25, prior to the stock market opening.
  • The conference call will be webcast live on the company's website at www.rtx.com and will be available for replay following the call.
  • Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an aerospace and defense company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide.
  • The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

Sibylla Biotech Raises €23 Million Series A to Advance Protein Degradation by Folding Interference Pipeline and Expand Technology Platform

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

We have gained the support of a strong group of expert investors and the capital to advance our small molecule pipeline, expand our protein folding simulation technology platform and bring additional expertise to our team.

Key Points: 
  • We have gained the support of a strong group of expert investors and the capital to advance our small molecule pipeline, expand our protein folding simulation technology platform and bring additional expertise to our team.
  • Sibylla is disrupting the protein degradation landscape by applying a novel mechanism of action that interferes with protein folding and thereby suppresses the expression of a disease-relevant protein.
  • Through their protein folding simulation technology platform, Sibylla identifies relevant and previously inexplorable folding intermediates for protein targets that are currently considered undruggable in their native state.
  • Vertis SGR funded the breakthrough discovery technology resulting from the collaboration, enabling the initial validation of Sibyllas technology.

Mine Closures Creating New Regional Opportunities

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

There are some really novel projects happening, looking at old mine pits and turning them into pumped hydropower sites," he says.

Key Points: 
  • There are some really novel projects happening, looking at old mine pits and turning them into pumped hydropower sites," he says.
  • The mines have strong electricity grids so you can make use of the infrastructure that was built during the mine."
  • The economic opportunities presented to many regional communities facing mine closures will require a diversified workforce ranging from engineers, business and operations managers, accountants, hydrologists and beyond.
  • By diversifying the economic opportunities in regional Australia, it is hoped that more people will migrate from the capital cities help grow smaller communities.

Virtu Financial Congratulates Cindy Lee, Recipient of the Trail Blazer Award at Women in Derivatives, 2022

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Monday, October 3, 2022

A seasoned professional in the financial services sector, Cindy joined Virtu in 2011 where, through her expertise and dedication, she now oversees global finance and corporate treasury functions.

Key Points: 
  • A seasoned professional in the financial services sector, Cindy joined Virtu in 2011 where, through her expertise and dedication, she now oversees global finance and corporate treasury functions.
  • "This recognition given to Cindy for her outstanding leadership and forward-looking mindset is very well deserved," said Douglas Cifu, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Virtu Financial.
  • Prior to joining Virtu in 2011, Cindy worked at The Royal Bank of Scotland and was an auditor at Deloitte & Touche.
  • Virtu extends its thanks and appreciation to Cindy and Jeehye for their leadership at Virtu and in the financial services industry.

BioLife Solutions Announces COO to Retire and Join Board of Directors

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Monday, October 3, 2022

BOTHELL, Wash., Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BioLife Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLFS), a leading supplier of class-defining bioproduction tools and services for the cell and gene therapy ("CGT") and broader biopharma markets, today announced changes to its Board of Directors and executive management team, all to be effective as of January 3, 2023.

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  • Roderick de Greef, BioLife President and Chief Operating Officer, will retire from management and will re-join the Board of Directors, increasing the number of Directors to seven.
  • I'm pleased to report the product line is now stable, with orders shipping from current inventory and record-high overall product quality.
  • BioLife Solutions is a leading supplier of class-defining bioproduction tools and services for the cell and gene therapy and broader biopharma markets.
  • For more information, please visit www.biolifesolutions.com , www.scisafe.com , www.stirlingultracold.com , or www.sextonbio.com and follow BioLife on Twitter .

Olive Diagnostics Receives European CE Mark for its Cutting Edge AI-based Urine Analysis

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Monday, October 3, 2022

Olive KG performs high quality analysis of important parameters in the patients' urine in each urination without user intervention.

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  • Olive KG performs high quality analysis of important parameters in the patients' urine in each urination without user intervention.
  • The user does nothing more than urinate in the toilet the same way they have been their whole lives.
  • Among other parameters, the device measures red blood cells, proteins, Nitrites, pH levels, alongside features such as volume, pressure, color, and frequency of urination.
  • "The milestone of receiving the CE Marking provides validation for our vision and technology and paves the way for us to enter the European market," said Guy Goldman, CEO of Olive Diagnostics.

Dedication to STEM Education Bags Rock Star Recognition for CompuChild Franchisee

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Friday, September 30, 2022

DUBLIN, Calif., Sept.30, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CompuChild's North Fulton franchisee Ms. Erin Ramlackhan was recognized by franchise research firm, Franchise Business Review, as one of 2022's Franchise Rock Stars. Ms. Ramlackhan was selected from over 30,000 franchisees, representing more than 300 brands that participated in Franchise Business Review's research. Initial nominations for this competitive award were made by various franchise brand leaderships who were looking for franchisees who set positive examples when it came to contributing to their community, business acumen, leadership, and professional success.

Key Points: 
  • CompuChild's North Fulton, Georgia franchisee Ms. Ramlackhan's in-person children's education business was hit hard with COVID restrictions and lockdowns.
  • Erin's story is about how she overcame this adverse business environment with an elegant mix of entrepreneurial STEM education and photography.
  • Along with being a CompuChild franchisee, Erin has been a gifted wedding and portrait photographer.
  • With its unique focus on entrepreneurial education, strong emphasis on low cost, regular training, and constant support to its franchisees, CompuChild strives to be the best children's education franchise.