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Athletico Physical Therapy Appoints Michelle Millstone-Shroff to Board of Directors

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

OAK BROOK, Ill., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Athletico Physical Therapy, a leading provider of orthopedic rehabilitation services, today announced it has appointed Michelle ("Meka") Millstone-Shroff to its board of directors, effective immediately.

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  • OAK BROOK, Ill., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Athletico Physical Therapy, a leading provider of orthopedic rehabilitation services, today announced it has appointed Michelle ("Meka") Millstone-Shroff to its board of directors, effective immediately.
  • "We are thrilled to welcome Meka Millstone-Shroff to our board of directors.
  • Athletico Physical Therapy provides the highest quality orthopedic rehabilitation services to communities, employers and athletes in over 560 locations throughout 13 states with more than 5,000 employees.
  • Our services include physical and occupational/hand therapy, workers' compensation, women's health therapy, concussion management and athletic training.

Cedar Gate Highly Rated in KLAS 2021 Report

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 8:10pm

GREENWICH, Conn., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar Gate Technologies (Cedar Gate), a leading value-based care performance management company, announces the company's platform is highly rated in the recently released KLAS Research Report "Downside Risk in Population Health Management 2021."

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  • GREENWICH, Conn., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar Gate Technologies (Cedar Gate), a leading value-based care performance management company, announces the company's platform is highly rated in the recently released KLAS Research Report "Downside Risk in Population Health Management 2021."
  • The KLAS Research Report notes that "just 10% of the average healthcare organization's revenue comes from downside risk contracts."
  • Cedar Gate received a 90+ rating, scoring highly on both integration and configurable functionality scale.
  • To find out more about the KLAS report, click here for the full report.

Grow Pods are Portable Farms that Can Help Solve Our Nation's Supply Chain Shortages

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:25pm

This is especially important now with ongoing shortages caused by supply chain issues; the time it takes to move produce across the country; and continual reports of food contamination and recalls.

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  • This is especially important now with ongoing shortages caused by supply chain issues; the time it takes to move produce across the country; and continual reports of food contamination and recalls.
  • Epicport congestion and a lack of truck drivers has plummeted the nation's delicate supply chain into extreme stress.
  • Unfortunately, "supply chain disruptions will get worse before they get better."
  • A report by McKinsey states the ripple effects caused by the pandemic and supply chain interruptions have upended distribution channels - with food stranded upstream, creating food-security risks for vulnerable populations.

Stephen K. Klasko Announces Retirement Plans

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:20pm

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Eight years after being named President of Thomas Jefferson University and CEO of Jefferson Health, Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, will retire from his position, effective December 31, 2021.

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Eight years after being named President of Thomas Jefferson University and CEO of Jefferson Health, Stephen K. Klasko, MD, MBA, will retire from his position, effective December 31, 2021.
  • Together we have re-imagined what health, education and research can be for the future, and I believe Jefferson is on course to lead that revolution," Klasko said.
  • Klasko secured a $110 million gift, Jefferson's largest ever, to rename Jefferson Medical College to Sidney Kimmel Medical College.
  • In commenting on his planned retirement, Klasko noted, "I am so proud of what we've been able to accomplish at Jefferson.

She Sells Summit Gathers Prominent Women in Sales Groups to Create the First-Ever Industry-Wide Summit for Women in Sales

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- She Sells , a new, industry-wide community for women in B2B sales, today announced the She Sells Summit .

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  • BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- She Sells , a new, industry-wide community for women in B2B sales, today announced the She Sells Summit .
  • The summit brings together top women in sales groups in a sisterhood of equity to educate, support, and build the larger community of women in sales.
  • Rakhi Voria, VP of IBM Global Digital Sales Development will discuss "How to Attract, Retain, and Advance Women in Sales."
  • In addition to the keynotes, the summit will include speakers from the following trailblazing organizations across the women in sales community:

DGAP-News: PATRIZIA AG: PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:29pm

PATRIZIA AG: PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board

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  • PATRIZIA AG: PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • PATRIZIA Annual General Meeting 2021: Shareholders vote for an experienced, internationally diverse and tech-savvy Supervisory Board
    Augsburg, 14 October 2021.
  • PATRIZIA, a leading partner for global real assets, held its virtual Annual General Meeting today.
  • PATRIZIA attracted Supervisory Board candidates who are internationally experienced and diverse with a broad set of skills.

KIM DUKES JOINS DIVERSIFIED SEARCH GROUP

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 8:06pm

Philadelphia, PA, Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diversified Search Group (DSG), one of the fastest-growing executive search firms and an industry leader in diversifying leadership, today announced that Kim Dukes has joined the firms Nonprofit Practice as Managing Director.

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  • Philadelphia, PA, Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diversified Search Group (DSG), one of the fastest-growing executive search firms and an industry leader in diversifying leadership, today announced that Kim Dukes has joined the firms Nonprofit Practice as Managing Director.
  • Dukes joins DSG from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where she served as the Diversity and Inclusion Talent Strategist.
  • Dukes also served as the co-founder and managing director of DSP Executive Search, a veteran-owned diversity search firm, where she focused on helping clients address recruiting gaps and reinvent the way they view the hiring process.
  • The legacy and commitment to inclusion that Diversified Search Group has always brought to executive recruiting has never been more important than it is today, said Dukes.

USAA Announces New Senior Leaders

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 6:30pm

As president of USAA Life Insurance Company since 2014, Brandon has been instrumental in leading the digital transformation of USAA's life and health businesses.

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  • As president of USAA Life Insurance Company since 2014, Brandon has been instrumental in leading the digital transformation of USAA's life and health businesses.
  • Prior to USAA, Gilbert was the chief audit executive for Freddie Mac.
  • Headquartered in San Antonio, TX, USAA has offices in seven U.S. cities and three overseas locations and employs more than 35,000 people worldwide.
  • For more information about USAA, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@USAA), or visit usaa.com.

Classiq Research Reveals Big Demand For, and Broad Interest In, Quantum Training

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

New research from Classiq, which provides a breakthrough Quantum Algorithm Design platform, highlights the dramatic need for a trained quantum workforce, without which accelerated adoption of quantum computing is not possible.

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  • New research from Classiq, which provides a breakthrough Quantum Algorithm Design platform, highlights the dramatic need for a trained quantum workforce, without which accelerated adoption of quantum computing is not possible.
  • It also indicates that informed employees have a robust thirst for quantum training as nearly all professionals familiar with quantum computing said that they want more quantum education.
  • Half the survey group said that the lack of quantum experts has prevented quantum computing from becoming more popular.
  • Even though survey participants cited a familiarity with quantum computing, nearly all (94.9%) expressed interest in taking part in quantum computing training.

SparkBeyond Unveils No-Code AI Analytics Platform For Data Professionals

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SparkBeyond announced today the next iteration of " SparkBeyond Discovery ," its AI analytics platform for next-generation problem-solving.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SparkBeyond announced today the next iteration of " SparkBeyond Discovery ," its AI analytics platform for next-generation problem-solving.
  • Now data professionals can leverage SparkBeyond's sophisticated AI-driven platform to make better business decisions, faster.
  • Core benefits of the new SparkBeyond Discovery platform include:
    Leverage Automated Feature Engineering to instantly run millions of hypotheses on your data, finding signals where you wouldn't think to look.
  • Its flagship product, SparkBeyond Discovery, is the decision intelligence platform of top companies and consulting firms, as it catalyzes the analytics transformation with AI automation.