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WiCyS 3rd Annual Security Training Scholarship open for applications

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 9:00pm

COOKEVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) Security Training Scholarship made possible by Google, Bloomberg and Meta is open for applications, entering its' third year of growing the cyber workforce.

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  • The Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) Security Training Scholarship made possible by Google, Bloomberg and Meta is open for applications, entering its' third year of growing the cyber workforce.
  • COOKEVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) Security Training Scholarship made possible by Google, Bloomberg and Meta is open for applications, entering its' third year of growing the cyber workforce.
  • This is a multi-staged scholarship opportunity for WiCyS members who will have the chance to launch and advance their cyber careers through skills development.
  • The WiCyS Security Training Scholarship program provides participants with the opportunity, knowledge, and professional network to prepare them to enter the cybersecurity workforce and tackle these challenges.

Elcora options to join forces with Gold Lion to begin exploitation of a Manganese Mining License in Morocco

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

The Manganese research mining license in Morocco (the Property) is held by Ermazon SARL (Ermazon), a wholly owned subsidiary of Elcora.

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  • The Manganese research mining license in Morocco (the Property) is held by Ermazon SARL (Ermazon), a wholly owned subsidiary of Elcora.
  • Gold Lion will acquire 50% interest in the Property and Elcora will use the proceeds from the transaction to initiate the ore production on the Manganese concession once the Exploitation license has been granted.
  • Ermazon has applied for the exploitation license of the Manganese concession which will strengthen its ongoing strategy to supply battery and electric vehicles (EV) end-users.
  • Troy Grant, Elcora CEO commented, Elcora is pleased to join forces with Gold Lion to develop the Manganese site.

Web 3.0 Disruptors Week Wrapped Up With Excitement and Expectations

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 7:16am

These include how to ensure a responsible Web 3.0, the Web 3.0 mindset, the currency, the potential paradigm shift that comes with Web 3.0, investment, privacy and cybersecurity, gaming evolution, female disruptors and MetaFi.

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  • These include how to ensure a responsible Web 3.0, the Web 3.0 mindset, the currency, the potential paradigm shift that comes with Web 3.0, investment, privacy and cybersecurity, gaming evolution, female disruptors and MetaFi.
  • While acknowledging the benefits Web 3.0 could bring, they also expressed expectations and concerns for Web 3.0 builders.
  • A Web 3.0 thats going to be accessible to all has to be on a mobile phone.
  • Executive Director at Digital Euro Association, Tamara Ferreira Schmidt, said involving some principles might work well to ensure an equitable and responsible Web 3.0 economy.

Envisio Announces 2022 Momentum, Celebrates Expanding Client Roster of Prestigious "What Works Cities"

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 6:52pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Envisio, the leading provider of strategic planning, performance management, and transparency solutions for local governments and other public sector organizations, today announced the results of a record-breaking first six months of 2022.

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  • Accountability and transparency have become fundamental to public sector strategic planning and performance management.
  • In the first half of the year, Envisio welcomed new public sector clients serving more than 8 million new residents, increasing the total number of residents served to 18.3 million.
  • "Public sector leaders are increasingly aware that transparency is critical to building trust," said Mike Bell, CEO and Founder of Envisio.
  • Additionally, Envisio acknowledged new engagements with a number of cities with proven dedication to data-driven decision making.

Lincoln Financial Group to Participate in the KBW Insurance Conference

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 4:00pm

Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) announced today that Randy J. Freitag, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Lincoln Financial Group, will present at the KBW Insurance Conference on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at approximately 11:20 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) announced today that Randy J. Freitag, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Lincoln Financial Group, will present at the KBW Insurance Conference on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at approximately 11:20 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help people take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism.
  • Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates.
  • Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good and ranks among Newsweeks Most Responsible Companies.

Flippa Launches Intelligence, Insights and Benchmarking Tool to Power Small Business M&A as the Industry Explodes in Popularity

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 1:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Flippa, the #1 global online marketplace to buy and sell online businesses and digital assets, is launching a powerful new business intelligence tool to help buyers make better-informed decisions about whether to buy an online business: Flippa Market Insights. By drawing upon a decade's worth of data, Flippa can help buyers get better visibility into the business performance, how it compares to the peer set and comparable values of the businesses listed for sale.

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  • Flippa Market Insights will ultimately help buyers and sellers on the Flippa marketplace to achieve better clarity in business valuations and confidently close deals for high-quality online businesses.
  • "Flippa has democratized the exit for online entrepreneurs, and Flippa Market Insights is democratizing access to business intelligence for buyers to use when making decisions about online small business acquisitions," said Blake Hutchison, CEO of Flippa.
  • Based on this data, Flippa Market Insights now offers peer benchmarks to show average performance data for each type of online business or asset.
  • "Flippa has always led the market in providing insights into trends in apps, eCommerce and Sites," said Tony Xu, Head of Product, Flippa.

Mitrade wins two prestigious Forex awards by Global Brands Magazine

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 2:00am

MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Australian Forex and OTC derivatives trading broker Mitrade has won two prestigious awards by Global Brands Magazine for the second year running.

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  • Mitrade bags two Forex awards by Global Brands Magazine.
  • MELBOURNE, Australia, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The Australian Forex and OTC derivatives trading broker Mitrade has won two prestigious awards by Global Brands Magazine for the second year running.
  • Mitrade has won the Fastest Growing Forex Fintech Broker and the Most Innovative Forex Fintech Broker awards by Global Brands Magazine.
  • Global Brands Magazine honors Forex brokers that consistently innovate and strive for excellent customer service to make Forex trading simple and accessible for everyone.

Voya Financial releases 2021 Impact Report: “A better financial future for everyone”

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 4:47pm

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has published its 2021 Impact Report, which provides an overview of Voyas environmental, social and governance (ESG) activities and performance from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2021.

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  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has published its 2021 Impact Report, which provides an overview of Voyas environmental, social and governance (ESG) activities and performance from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31, 2021.
  • Most recently, this includes how our employees successfully transitioned to Voyas new, hybrid work environment, while helping to advance a better financial future for all.
  • An evolved business strategy that aligns health and wealth solutions to help everyone have the opportunity at a better financial future.
  • Follow Voya Financial on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter @Voya .

The World Affairs Council of Orange County Names Dr. Richard Downie as President

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 5:00pm

The World Affairs Council of Orange County announced today that Dr. Richard Downie has been named the councils new president.

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  • The World Affairs Council of Orange County announced today that Dr. Richard Downie has been named the councils new president.
  • The World Affairs Council of Orange County (WACOC), a California based non-profit, non-partisan organization, is pleased to announce Dr. Richard Downie as its new president.
  • Dr. Downie brings a wealth of leadership and international experience to the WACOC.
  • The World Affairs Council of Orange County (WACOC) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization in California.

Horatio continues expansion, opens bigger office in New York City

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 3:32pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio, the customer service company behind viral e-commerce and celebrity-backed brands, has expanded its New York City office. The new space at The Goelet Building at 900 Broadway, is a critical milestone in Horatio's expansion as it continues to reach more iconic brands in need of customized Customer Experience (CX) services.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Horatio , the customer service company behind viral e-commerce and celebrity-backed brands, has expanded its New York City office.
  • Horatio has a unique format of dedicated cross-cultural and bilingual agent teams (assigned exclusively to one client) complemented by leading CX technologies.
  • This isn't the case at Horatio we're the engine helping power many of the fastest growing startups in the US," said Alex Ross, Horatio co-founder and COO.
  • Horatio is headquartered in New York City with main offshore offices located in Santo Domingo and Santiago, Dominican Republic.