Certified Public Accountant

Sensient Technologies Corporation Elects Sharad Jain to its Board of Directors

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 11:11pm

Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE: SXT) today announced that it will increase the size of the Board of Directors from ten to eleven, and will elect Sharad Jain to its Board of Directors, both effective December 1, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE: SXT) today announced that it will increase the size of the Board of Directors from ten to eleven, and will elect Sharad Jain to its Board of Directors, both effective December 1, 2021.
  • We are pleased to welcome Sharad to the Board, said Paul Manning, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Sensient Technologies Corporation.
  • I would like to thank Ed for his substantial service to Sensient since he joined the Board in 2013.
  • Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and other specialty ingredients.

Data Gumbo Completes SOC 1 Type 2 Data Security Standards Compliance Audit

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Data Gumbo retained Grant Thornton , one of the worlds leading organizations of independent audit, tax, and advisory firms, to perform its SOC 1 Type 1 work in 2019 and returned to the company for the execution of its SOC 1 Type 2 audit.

Key Points: 
  • Data Gumbo retained Grant Thornton , one of the worlds leading organizations of independent audit, tax, and advisory firms, to perform its SOC 1 Type 1 work in 2019 and returned to the company for the execution of its SOC 1 Type 2 audit.
  • Data Gumbo aims to deliver exceptional benefits to its network users, said Andrew Bruce, Founder and CEO, Data Gumbo.
  • Completing a SOC 1 Type 2 audit provides third-party attestation that our product management, data security and user management are enterprise-grade.
  • Data Gumbo is currently underway with its SOC 2 Type 2 audit report and anticipates completion in Q4 2022.

DFCP Completes Acquisition of Unichem, Expands Team for Inaugural Fund

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:30pm

Unichem's products are used in a broad array of end markets, including: textiles, automotive, construction, consumer products, health care, industrial and paper products.

Key Points: 
  • Unichem's products are used in a broad array of end markets, including: textiles, automotive, construction, consumer products, health care, industrial and paper products.
  • DalFort announced it has added two members to its growing team, Hillary Brown as Vice President and Fletcher Boyles as Associate.
  • DalFort anticipates closing on its inaugural fund, DalFort Capital Partners Fund I, L.P. in Q4 2021.
  • We work collaboratively to strengthen a company's strategic and financial position through operational improvements and acquisitions of complementary businesses.

ABBYY Achieves SOC 2 Type 2 Certifications for its Leading Content Transformation Solutions

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:00pm

ABBYY , a Digital Intelligence company, announced today that it has successfully completed the SOC2 Type 2 certifications for its leading content transformation solutions, ABBYY FlexiCapture Cloud and ABBYY OCR SDK.

Key Points: 
  • ABBYY , a Digital Intelligence company, announced today that it has successfully completed the SOC2 Type 2 certifications for its leading content transformation solutions, ABBYY FlexiCapture Cloud and ABBYY OCR SDK.
  • Earning the trust of our clients and ensuring security of their data is a continued commitment, said Paul Nizov, Chief Information Security Officer at ABBYY.
  • The System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 is one of three reports available under the SOC framework, defined by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
  • ABBYY empowers organizations to gain a complete understanding of their business processes and the content that fuels them with its Digital Intelligence platform.

Poseida Therapeutics Announces Leadership Appointments

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Poseida Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PSTX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company utilizing proprietary genetic engineering platform technologies to create cell and gene therapeutics with the capacity to cure, today announced appointments to new roles on its executive leadership team.

Key Points: 
  • SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Poseida Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PSTX), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company utilizing proprietary genetic engineering platform technologies to create cell and gene therapeutics with the capacity to cure, today announced appointments to new roles on its executive leadership team.
  • She holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from the University of San Diego and is a Certified Public Accountant.
  • Ms. Martin most recently served as Chief Human Resources Officer upon joining Poseida in 2019.
  • Poseida Therapeutics is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to utilizing our proprietary genetic engineering platform technologies to create next generation cell and gene therapeutics with the capacity to cure.

Arm and PACCAR Executives Join Luminar

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 5:21pm

Execution is everything for Luminar as we progress towards series production to set a new automotive safety and autonomy standard, said Luminar Founder and CEO, Austin Russell.

Key Points: 
  • Execution is everything for Luminar as we progress towards series production to set a new automotive safety and autonomy standard, said Luminar Founder and CEO, Austin Russell.
  • Prior to PACCAR, Poppas held positions as the Senior Vice President of Global Engineering, Quality and IT at Remy International (now Borg Warner).
  • Sameer Ladiwala joins as Luminars Chief Accounting Officer from Arm where he served as the Chief Accounting Officer.
  • Founded in 2012, Luminar employs approximately 400 with offices in Palo Alto, Orlando, Colorado Springs, Detroit, and Munich.

Communication Service for the Deaf Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 4:33pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD), the world's largest Deaf-led social impact organization, is proud to announce Thomas Means as its new Chief Financial Officer.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD), the world's largest Deaf-led social impact organization, is proud to announce Thomas Means as its new Chief Financial Officer.
  • As Chief Financial Officer , Means plans to diversify CSD's revenue streams and apply new strategies to critical areas such as budgeting systems, business acquisitions, and partnership integrations.
  • "I have full confidence he will be exceptional as our new Chief Financial Officer, guiding our team as we continue creating opportunities for Deaf and hard-of-hearing people to succeed."
  • Communication Service for the Deaf (CSD) is the largest Deaf-led social impact organization in the world.

CVR Partners Names Dane Neumann Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 1:23pm

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CVR Partners, LP (CVR Partners or the Partnership) (NYSE: UAN), together with CVR Energy, Inc. (the Company), today announced that Dane Neumann has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the general partner of the Partnership and the Company.

Key Points: 
  • SUGAR LAND, Texas, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CVR Partners, LP (CVR Partners or the Partnership) (NYSE: UAN), together with CVR Energy, Inc. (the Company), today announced that Dane Neumann has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the general partner of the Partnership and the Company.
  • Dane has proven his qualifications to serve as our Chief Financial Officer through his ability to handle positions of increasing responsibility since joining the Company in 2018, said Mark Pytosh, CVR Partners Chief Executive Officer.
  • Neumann most recently served as Interim Chief Financial Officer of the general partner of the Partnership and the Company since August 2021 and Vice President of Finance & Treasurer since June 2020.
  • Information that CVR Partners posts on its website could be deemed material; therefore, CVR Partners encourages investors, the media, its customers, business partners and others interested in the Partnership to review the information posted on its website.

CVR Energy Names Dane Neumann Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 1:22pm

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CVR Energy, Inc. (CVR Energy or the Company) (NYSE: CVI) today announced that Dane Neumann has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company.

Key Points: 
  • SUGAR LAND, Texas, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CVR Energy, Inc. (CVR Energy or the Company) (NYSE: CVI) today announced that Dane Neumann has been named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company.
  • Neumann also will serve as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the general partner of CVR Energys nitrogen fertilizer affiliate, CVR Partners, LP (the Partnership) (NYSE: UAN).
  • In this position, Neumann will lead all aspects of the finance and accounting functions for CVR Energy and its subsidiaries.
  • Dane has proven his qualifications to serve as our Chief Financial Officer through his ability to handle positions of increasing responsibility since joining the Company in 2018, said Dave Lamp, CVR Energys Chief Executive Officer.

ActionIQ Expands Its CDP Offering into the Healthcare Industry

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 3:00pm

Adding the HIPAA certification to ActionIQ's CDP capabilities creates an industry-first comprehensive customer experience (CX) offering for healthcare payers, providers, life sciences and pharmacy brands.

Key Points: 
  • Adding the HIPAA certification to ActionIQ's CDP capabilities creates an industry-first comprehensive customer experience (CX) offering for healthcare payers, providers, life sciences and pharmacy brands.
  • ActionIQ expands its CDP offering into healthcare industry, adds HIPAA compliance.
  • By meeting HIPAA requirements, ActionIQ enables healthcare organizations to deliver more helpful experiences across all touchpoints while keeping patient data secure and safe.
  • "The HIPAA certification opens the door for healthcare organizations to take advantage of the ActionIQ CDP to deliver better experiences and outcomes."