Chemical engineering

PowerTap Subsidiary AES-100 Inc. Accelerates Development and Commercialization of Green Hydrogen Technology with Appointment of Channce Fuller as President & Chief Executive Officer

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 5:05am

Most recently, Mr. Fuller was Vice President, Western Canada for Terrapure Environmental (a subsidiary of GFL Environmental).

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  • Most recently, Mr. Fuller was Vice President, Western Canada for Terrapure Environmental (a subsidiary of GFL Environmental).
  • During his tenure at Nutrien, he worked in technical engineering, process safety, corporate development and global strategy development.
  • Channce joins AES-100 Inc. to lead the accelerated development of its transformational green hydrogen technology.
  • ABOUT POWERTAP HYDROGEN CAPITAL CORP.
    PowerTap Hydrogen Capital Corp., through its wholly owned subsidiary, PowerTap Hydrogen Fueling Corp. (PowerTap), is focused on installing hydrogen production and dispensing fueling infrastructure in the United States.

Faraz Abbasi Appointed to Lakeland Financial Corporation and Lake City Bank Boards

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 6:00pm

WARSAW, Ind., Jan. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lakeland Financial Corporation (Nasdaq Global Select/LKFN) and Lake City Bank announced today that Faraz Abbasi has been appointed to its respective Boards of Directors effective January 11, 2022.

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  • WARSAW, Ind., Jan. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lakeland Financial Corporation (Nasdaq Global Select/LKFN) and Lake City Bank announced today that Faraz Abbasi has been appointed to its respective Boards of Directors effective January 11, 2022.
  • Lakeland Financial Corporation (Nasdaq Global Select/LKFN) is a $6.6 billion bank holding company headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana.
  • Lake City Bank, its single bank subsidiary, is thesixth largest bank headquartered in the state, and the largest bank 100% invested in Indiana.
  • Lake City Bank operates 51 offices in Northern and Central Indiana, delivering technology-driven and client-centric financial services solutions to individuals and businesses.

RM plc: Board Change

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 8:02am

RM, a leading supplier of technology and resources to the education sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Helen Stevenson as Non-Executive Chairman and Director of RM.

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  • RM, a leading supplier of technology and resources to the education sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Helen Stevenson as Non-Executive Chairman and Director of RM.
  • John Poulter will cease to be Chairman and Director of RM at that time.
  • The Board would like to express its gratitude to John for his significant contribution to the Company since his appointment in 2013.
  • Helen is a Governor at Wellington College where she is also Chair of the Wellington College International Board and is a member of the Henley Business School Strategy Board.

Neal Gerber Eisenberg Augments Intellectual Property Group with Veteran Partner Jeffrey Ward

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 4:28pm

Neal Gerber Eisenberg is pleased to announce the addition of Jeffrey S. Ward as a partner in the Intellectual Property practice group.

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  • Neal Gerber Eisenberg is pleased to announce the addition of Jeffrey S. Ward as a partner in the Intellectual Property practice group.
  • I am excited to welcome Jeff to the firms intellectual property practice, said Robert Gerber, Managing Partner of Neal Gerber Eisenberg.
  • Jeffs counseling and litigation experience will be a great advantage to our IP clients, said Thomas McDonough, co-chair of the firm's Intellectual Property practice group.
  • Neal Gerber Eisenberg is a leading law firm dedicated to handling sophisticated matters for entrepreneurs, public companies, and private businesses and their owners.

Dr. Sangtae Kim to Lead Verseon's New AI and Data-Science Initiative as CTO

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 1:02pm

FREMONT, Calif., Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Verseon is pleased to announce the appointment of its new CTO, Dr. Sangtae (Sang) Kim.

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  • FREMONT, Calif., Jan. 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Verseon is pleased to announce the appointment of its new CTO, Dr. Sangtae (Sang) Kim.
  • Sang, a member of the US National Academy of Engineering , will spearhead expansion of the company's data-science and AI initiatives.
  • Sang's engineering and data-science expertise will both complement and expand Verseon's already significant technological advantages in computer-driven drug design.
  • In recent years he has started research initiatives to use AI for multiple aspects of drug design and development.

Aro Biotherapeutics Expands Leadership Team with Appointment of Sukumar Sakamuri, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 12:00pm

Aro Biotherapeutics, a biotechnology company pioneering the development of tissue-targeted genetic medicines, today announced the appointment of Sukumar Sakamuri, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer and a member of the companys executive leadership team.

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  • Aro Biotherapeutics, a biotechnology company pioneering the development of tissue-targeted genetic medicines, today announced the appointment of Sukumar Sakamuri, Ph.D. as Chief Technology Officer and a member of the companys executive leadership team.
  • Sukumar brings deep expertise in oligonucleotide discovery, development and bioconjugation technologies, said Susan Dillon, Ph.D., co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Aro Biotherapeutics.
  • We are eager to leverage Sukumars innovative R&D expertise, and I am delighted to welcome him to our leadership team."
  • Dr. Sakamuri brings over 20 years of drug discovery and entrepreneurial leadership to Aro Biotherapeutics.

Industry Leader Russ Shipley Joins AireSpring as Chief Operating Officer

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 1:30pm

Prior to joining AireSpring, he held a variety of executive positions during his 15 years at TPx (formerly TelePacific), most recently serving as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

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  • Prior to joining AireSpring, he held a variety of executive positions during his 15 years at TPx (formerly TelePacific), most recently serving as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
  • Before embarking on his career at TPx, Russ served as President of Wholesale, Chief Network Services and New Technology Officer at Mpower.
  • "Russ is a deeply experienced leader and we are excited to welcome him to the AireSpring Team," stated AireSpring CEO Avi Lonstein.
  • "AireSpring's relentless focus and devotion to delighting customers and partners with outstanding, personalized support is renown in the industry," stated Russ Shipley.

Newman's Own Foundation Names Dr. Rafael Pérez-Escamilla to Board of Directors

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Tuesday, January 11, 2022 - 12:52pm

WESTPORT, Conn., Jan. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Newman's Own Foundation has announced the election of global public health expert Rafael Prez-Escamilla, PhD, to its board of directors.

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  • WESTPORT, Conn., Jan. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Newman's Own Foundation has announced the election of global public health expert Rafael Prez-Escamilla, PhD, to its board of directors.
  • We are delighted to have a public health expert of his stature on the Newman's Own Foundation Board of Directors," said Board Chair Michael Clayton.
  • "I am thrilled to lend my experience to further the mission of Newman's Own Foundation," said Dr. Prez-Escamilla.
  • Newman's Own Foundation gives all net profits and royalties from the sale of Newman's Own products to impactful organizations around the world.

Loving Husband Honors Late Wife in Touching New Book 'The Last Dance: A True Story of Courage, Faith, and Love'

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Monday, January 10, 2022 - 1:10pm

"And honoring my late wife Jennie Martin, whose courage, faith, and love shone all the brighter as her life's light faded away."

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  • "And honoring my late wife Jennie Martin, whose courage, faith, and love shone all the brighter as her life's light faded away."
  • "I want my book to encourage those who lose faith because they can't understand 'bad' things happening to 'good' people."
  • Following the birth of Jennie to eternal life, he returned to seminary and was ordained into the priesthood in 2016.
  • His is a unique priestly perspective with his family background and the five grandchildren he enjoys today.

Cogniac Appoints Jared Smith as Chief Revenue Officer

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Monday, January 10, 2022 - 1:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cogniac Corporation (Cogniac), a San Jose, California-based provider of enterprise-class Artificial Intelligence (AI) image and video analysis, today announced and welcomed Jared Smith as its new Chief Revenue Officer.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cogniac Corporation (Cogniac), a San Jose, California-based provider of enterprise-class Artificial Intelligence (AI) image and video analysis, today announced and welcomed Jared Smith as its new Chief Revenue Officer.
  • As a seasoned senior technology executive, Smith brings more than 20 years of business and partnership development experience to this role.
  • Prior to this position with Cogniac, Smith served as VP of Worldwide Sales for Immersion Corporation, where he drove Immersions worldwide revenue with a strategic focus on developing technology solutions.
  • Jared is the ideal candidate to guide our next chapter of revenue growth and success, said Cogniac CEO Chuck Myers.