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Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. Appoints Shahram Askarpour as Chief Executive Officer

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 9:30pm

Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSC) today announces that the Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Shahram Askarpour, the Companys President, to the role of Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSC) today announces that the Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Shahram Askarpour, the Companys President, to the role of Chief Executive Officer.
  • Dr. Askarpours appointment follows yesterdays announcement of the untimely passing of former IS&S Chairman and CEO Geoffrey S. M. Hedrick.
  • Since founding IS&S in 1988, Geoff built up a strong and reliable management team to solidify our company for the future.
  • About Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc.
    Headquartered in Exton, Pa., Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. ( www.innovative-ss.com ) is a systems integrator that designs and manufactures flight guidance and cockpit display systems for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and retrofit applications.

Doderer, Davis Named Chair, Vice Chair of Board of Directors for InternationalChildren's Hospitals' Patient Safety Collaborative

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 10:31pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The international children's hospital patient & employee safety network, Children's Hospitals' Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) , has named Marcy Doderer, FACHE, president & CEO of Arkansas Children's, as its newest board chair.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The international children's hospital patient & employee safety network, Children's Hospitals' Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) , has named Marcy Doderer, FACHE, president & CEO of Arkansas Children's, as its newest board chair.
  • The network also announced that Steve Davis, MD, MMM, president & CEO of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, will join the board of directors and serve as vice chair.
  • Doderer will assume the role of chair previously held by Michael Fisher, retired CEO of Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
  • "SPS is fortunate to have Marcy as our next chair and Steve as both a new board member and our vice chair.

POAI Reports Strong Results From Its AI Cancer Drug Evaluation  

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 1:30pm

These drugs are not currently approved for ovarian cancer, but, with further study, could be used for ovarian cancer treatment following clinical trial and regulatory approval.

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  • These drugs are not currently approved for ovarian cancer, but, with further study, could be used for ovarian cancer treatment following clinical trial and regulatory approval.
  • PeDAL is a unique approach to drug discovery, accelerating the selection process to identify potential lead compounds for use in all cancers, not just ovarian.
  • Using artificial intelligence, Predictive Oncology uses a database of 150,000+ cancer tumors, categorized by patient type, against drug compounds to determine optimal therapies to be used to ultimately eliminate cancer.
  • As the drug discovery community has now realized, a genomics-based approach to cancer research and drug development is insufficient to achieve the promise of personalized therapeutics.

Fast ForWord Endorsed by Council of Administrators of Special Education

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 5:49pm

Carnegie Learning , a leader in artificial intelligence for education and formative assessment, announced that the Fast ForWord reading and language program has received an official re-endorsement from the Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE) .

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  • Carnegie Learning , a leader in artificial intelligence for education and formative assessment, announced that the Fast ForWord reading and language program has received an official re-endorsement from the Council of Administrators of Special Education (CASE) .
  • Developed for struggling readers, Fast ForWord is a unique 3-in-1 program that simultaneously develops reading, cognitive, and social-emotional learning skills to efficiently build reading and learning skills.
  • CASE provides professional leadership and support to special education administrators by shaping policies and practices that impact the quality of education.
  • Each endorsement period lasts three years, and the Fast ForWord program has continuously qualified for two re-endorsements by demonstrating ongoing product enhancements.

Codagenix Welcomes Bruce Taillon as Executive Vice President of Animal Health

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 1:00pm

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Codagenix, Inc., a clinical-stage synthetic biology company pioneering a novel platform for vaccines and oncolytic virus therapies, today announced the appointment of Bruce E. Taillon, Ph.D., as Executive Vice President of Animal Health.

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  • FARMINGDALE, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Codagenix, Inc., a clinical-stage synthetic biology company pioneering a novel platform for vaccines and oncolytic virus therapies, today announced the appointment of Bruce E. Taillon, Ph.D., as Executive Vice President of Animal Health.
  • "His vast knowledge and passion for animal health is evident in his diverse track recordfrom technical operations to vaccine development and pharmaceutical innovation."
  • Prior to joining Codagenix, Taillon served as Senior Director of External Innovation & Business Development of Elanco Animal Health, where he led a global team in the identification and evaluation of new and innovative animal health solutions.
  • "I'm thrilled to join the progressive team at Codagenix as they pioneer new frontiers in vaccine development for animals," said Taillon, Executive Vice President of Animal Health at Codagenix.

HealthStream Announces the Addition of Terry Allison Rappuhn to the Board of Directors

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 2:25pm

HealthStream (Nasdaq: HSTM), a leading provider of workforce and provider solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that Terry Allison Rappuhn has joined its Board of Directors and will serve as a member of its Audit Committee.

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  • HealthStream (Nasdaq: HSTM), a leading provider of workforce and provider solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that Terry Allison Rappuhn has joined its Board of Directors and will serve as a member of its Audit Committee.
  • She holds a CERT Certificate in Cybersecurity Oversight from the National Association of Corporate Directors and Carnegie Mellon University.
  • Most recently, she was listed among Women Inc.s 2019 Most Influential Corporate Board Directors and Directors & Boards Magazines 2018 List of Directors to Watch.
  • Ms. Rappuhn makes an outstanding addition to our Board of Directors, said Robert A. Frist, Jr., Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer of HealthStream.

Lifestyle Changes by Dr. Janine Darby Proves Virtual Wellness Programs are the Solution for Maintaining Physical Health and Creating a Culture of Caring Amongst Virtual Workforces

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 2:04pm

Lifestyle Changes by Dr. Darby addresses this need with corporate wellness programs that combine live, online group events with virtual employee health assessments.

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  • Lifestyle Changes by Dr. Darby addresses this need with corporate wellness programs that combine live, online group events with virtual employee health assessments.
  • "A patient of mine valued my medical expertise and asked to extend my services to their company.
  • Dr. Darby designs programs to meet her clients' needs and they can track their progress using the Lifestyle Changes wellness journal.
  • Lifestyle Changes by Dr. Janine Darby is a virtual weight management and corporate wellness practice.

Award-Winning, Sustainably-Minded Architecture Firm, The Turett Collaborative, Looks to Future Growth with Addition of Two New Partners

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 2:13pm

Alongside Turett, Director of Interior Design Jessica Shaw, and Partner Simeon Seigel, RA (pictured right), the new partners will lead the firms growth into new markets, emerging technologies, and evolving aesthetics.

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  • Alongside Turett, Director of Interior Design Jessica Shaw, and Partner Simeon Seigel, RA (pictured right), the new partners will lead the firms growth into new markets, emerging technologies, and evolving aesthetics.
  • We are thrilled to welcome James and Aleksandr to the partnership, says Turett.
  • Wayne Turett and The Turett Collaborative as a whole look forward to a future of growth and enhanced expertise brought by the new partners.
  • The Turett Collaborative is a multidisciplinary architecture and interior design practice founded in 1991 by architect Wayne Turett.

GSA Ushers in 2022 by Welcoming New Board Members

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 2:00pm

In addition to the new board members, GSA welcomed nearly 40 new members in 2021 bringing the total number of member companies to nearly 300.

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  • In addition to the new board members, GSA welcomed nearly 40 new members in 2021 bringing the total number of member companies to nearly 300.
  • GSA member companies currently represent more than 75 percent of the $500+ billion traditional semiconductor industry, which is expected to reach more than $600 billion in 2022.
  • Our new board members belong to three stalwart companies in the semiconductor industry.
  • Members of the GSA represent 75 percent of the $500B+ semiconductor industry and continue to grow.

Intel Names David Zinsner Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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Monday, January 10, 2022 - 9:15pm

Intel Corporation today announced that David Zinsner has been appointed as the companys executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), effective Jan. 17, 2022.

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  • Intel Corporation today announced that David Zinsner has been appointed as the companys executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), effective Jan. 17, 2022.
  • Zinsner has more than 20 years of financial and operational experience in semiconductors and manufacturing, including most recently as executive vice president and CFO at Micron Technology, Inc.
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    David Zinsner has been appointed as Intel Corporation's executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective Jan. 17, 2022.
  • Prior to his role at Micron, Zinsner served as president and chief operating officer at Affirmed Networks.