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Ownership America Releases Inaugural Publication "Turning Employees into Owners: Rebuilding the American Dream"

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:18pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ownership America ,a new non-profit organization founded to turn Americans into owners, released its inaugural policy publication Turning Employees into Owners: Rebuilding the American Dream .

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ownership America ,a new non-profit organization founded to turn Americans into owners, released its inaugural policy publication Turning Employees into Owners: Rebuilding the American Dream .
  • "These policy proposals are intended to insert employee ownership squarely into the dialogue on how to generate equitable growth and shared prosperity.
  • Board President Michael Quarrey has seen firsthand how employee ownership has made his company, 100% ESOP manufacturer Web Industries, and his employees more successful.
  • Ownership America issupplemented by an Advisory Board composed of leading thought leaders and practitioners that bring diverse perspectives to the work of broadening asset ownership.

Heroes to America's Animals: Meet the Winners of the 2021 American Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards™, Presented by Zoetis Petcare

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

America's first national humane organization also honored two human beings with the American Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards, presented by Zoetis Petcare (a U.S. business unit of Zoetis).

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  • America's first national humane organization also honored two human beings with the American Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards, presented by Zoetis Petcare (a U.S. business unit of Zoetis).
  • TheAmerican Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards were born out of the idea that behind almost every hero pet (and millions more animals) is a hero veterinarian or veterinary nurse.
  • Hundreds of worthy nominees were considered by a special blue-ribbon panel of celebrities and renowned veterinary and animal care professionals.
  • 2021 American Humane Hero Veterinary Nurse Award Recipient: Jill Elston (Milan, Pennsylvania)
    Jill is the embodiment of an "American Hero Veterinary Nurse."

Cornell Family Donates $10 Million to Sarasota Memorial Behavioral Health Pavilion

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 12:00pm

SARASOTA, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation today announced that Target Corp. Chairman and CEO Brian Cornell and wife Martha Cornell are donating $10 million to support the creation of a new behavioral health facility.

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  • SARASOTA, Fla., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation today announced that Target Corp. Chairman and CEO Brian Cornell and wife Martha Cornell are donating $10 million to support the creation of a new behavioral health facility.
  • In recognition of the gift, the new facility will be named the Cornell Family Behavioral Health Pavilion, announced Sarasota Memorial Health Care System President and CEO David Verinder and Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation President Mason Ayres.
  • Slated to begin construction early next year, the pavilion will replace Sarasota Memorial's aging 1970s-era behavioral health hospital with a modern facility that enhances, expands and centralizes care for people affected by mental and behavioral health challenges.
  • Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation is the philanthropic partner that helps Sarasota Memorial Health Care System bring world-class healthcare to our community.

Private Equity/M&A Partner Elisia M. Klinka Joins Kramer Levin

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:06pm

Kramer Levin is pleased to announce that Elisia M. Klinka is joining the firms New York office as a partner in its Private Equity/M&A practice.

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  • Kramer Levin is pleased to announce that Elisia M. Klinka is joining the firms New York office as a partner in its Private Equity/M&A practice.
  • Ms. Klinkas practice focuses on private equity and mergers and acquisitions, and she represents several private equity sponsors and strategic acquirers.
  • Kramer Levin co-managing partners Howard T. Spilko and Paul H. Schoeman said, We are pleased to welcome Elisia to the firm.
  • We are experiencing extraordinarily high demand for our groups services on private equity and M&A transactions, added Ernest S. Wechsler, chair of Kramer Levins Corporate department.

Journey Foods Launches JourneyLabs & NEW Features As It Scales Its Quest to Simplify Food Innovation

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

One of the first collaborators is Columbia University, who is using Journey Foods' data to 3-D print new food products.

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  • One of the first collaborators is Columbia University, who is using Journey Foods' data to 3-D print new food products.
  • In addition to the launch of JourneyLabs, the company also announced a new feature has been added to its platform.
  • About Journey Foods: Journey Foods has developed the world's leading product development platform to create a more efficient and sustainable global food system.
  • Journey Foods is headquartered in Austin, TX with additional office locations in Vancouver, BC, and Hong Kong.

Regions Affordable Housing Names Jason Kaye as Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

Regions Bank today announced Jason Kaye has joined the banks Affordable Housing division and will serve as senior vice president and relationship manager leading Regions sourcing and originating of affordable housing transactions in Florida, Tennessee, Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio.

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  • Regions Bank today announced Jason Kaye has joined the banks Affordable Housing division and will serve as senior vice president and relationship manager leading Regions sourcing and originating of affordable housing transactions in Florida, Tennessee, Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211019005403/en/
    Jason Kaye, Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager (Photo: Business Wire)
    Kaye brings more than 13 years of experience to the role.
  • Adding Jasons experience and passion for affordable housing positions Regions Bank to make an even greater difference in facilitating affordable housing opportunities across our communities, said David Payne, co-head of Originations for Regions Affordable Housing.
  • Regions Affordable Housing LLC is a national Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) investor, syndication firm, and leader in affordable housing.

Safecor Health Adds Sean Henderson as Chief Financial Officer

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:53pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Safecor Health, the market leader of pharmaceutical unit-dose packaging services for hospitals and health systems owned by Vesey Street Capital Partners, LLC ("VSCP"), a New York-based lower middle-market healthcare services private equity firm, today announced the addition of Sean Henderson as its newly-appointed Chief Financial Officer.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Safecor Health, the market leader of pharmaceutical unit-dose packaging services for hospitals and health systems owned by Vesey Street Capital Partners, LLC ("VSCP"), a New York-based lower middle-market healthcare services private equity firm, today announced the addition of Sean Henderson as its newly-appointed Chief Financial Officer.
  • Mr. Henderson will join the Safecor Health team after over two decades as a financial leader in the healthcare distribution and service industries.
  • Mr. Henderson joins Safecor Health with a diverse background spanning multiple industries, including healthcare and pharmaceuticals, most recently serving as the Chief Financial Officer in animal healthcare of Covetrus North America, the largest business unit of Covetrus, Inc.
  • Safecor Health has a track record of quality and for delivering significant cost savings to hospitals and health systems.

Artizan Biosciences Announces Appointment of Dr. Bridget Martell as President and Chief Executive Officer

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 12:30pm

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Artizan Biosciences, Inc. (Artizan), a biotechnology company at the frontier of microbiome precision medicine, today announced the appointment of Bridget Martell, M.A., M.D., as President and Chief Executive Officer.

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  • NEW HAVEN, Conn., Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Artizan Biosciences, Inc. (Artizan), a biotechnology company at the frontier of microbiome precision medicine, today announced the appointment of Bridget Martell, M.A., M.D., as President and Chief Executive Officer.
  • Dr. Martell is a currently a member of the Board of Directors at Achieve Life Sciences and serves as a Venture Partner at AlleyCorps Healthcare Fund.
  • Using a novel small molecule approach, Artizan modulates intestinal imbalance by inhibiting specific, disease-associated microbial virulence factors in the intestinal tract.
  • Founded with IgA-SEQ technology and preeminent immunobiology expertise from Yale University, Artizan is based in New Haven, CT. For more information, please visit www.artizanbiosciences.com .

ImagineAR (OTCQB: IPNFF) Announces Rod Nenner, 18 year NFL Team Veteran, Joining the Company Targeting North American Sports & Brand Partnerships

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 12:00pm

Rod Nenner managed many of the Washington Football Team's largest strategic partnerships, generating millions dollars in annual revenue.

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  • Rod Nenner managed many of the Washington Football Team's largest strategic partnerships, generating millions dollars in annual revenue.
  • "We have added a number of high-profile successful and experienced thought leaders in the global world of sports this summer including Ryan McCumber, Jerome DeChance, and today Rod Nenner.
  • In 2018 he was selected as the Chairman of the CMO Leadership Forum where he provided the Keynote address.
  • Every organization, from professional sports franchises to small retailers, can develop interactive AR campaigns that blend the real and digital worlds.

The Institute for Reproductive Medicine & Science (IRMS) is proud to welcome Dr. Melissa Yih to their Staten Island practice

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:07am

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Institute for Reproductive Medicine & Science (IRMS) is thrilled to announce that Melissa C. Yih, MD has joined their practice and will head their new, state-of-the-art location in Staten Island.

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  • STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Institute for Reproductive Medicine & Science (IRMS) is thrilled to announce that Melissa C. Yih, MD has joined their practice and will head their new, state-of-the-art location in Staten Island.
  • "Dr. Yih brings a tremendous amount of experience to our clinical practice and our valued IRMS patients."
  • (Debbra A. Keegan, MD Clinical Director IRMS)
    Dr. Yih is Board Certified in both Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and has been practicing since 2002.
  • Dr. Yih is excited to see patients in our Staten Island office, as well as, offering convenient telemedicine appointments.