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Parallel Breaks Ground on Apartment Project at Northgate

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:34pm

The project will be 19 stories and offer flats and multi-level townhomes in a variety of floor plans.

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  • The project will be 19 stories and offer flats and multi-level townhomes in a variety of floor plans.
  • "When looking for one of the next distinguishing projects for Parallel, Texas A&M was high on our list, said David Pierce, principal at Parallel.
  • "This new project is a confluence of a great site, a good cause, fantastic partners and an opportunity to put an amazing product in the heart of Northgate.
  • Partners on the project also include Rogers-O'Brien Construction and the Rhode: Partners architecture firm--both of Austin.

NOV Appoints Robert Welborn to the Board of Directors

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:30pm

NOV Inc. (NYSE: NOV) announced today that Robert Welborn has been appointed to the Companys Board of Directors, effective October 20, 2021.

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  • NOV Inc. (NYSE: NOV) announced today that Robert Welborn has been appointed to the Companys Board of Directors, effective October 20, 2021.
  • Mr. Welborn holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California, San Diego.
  • With the appointment of Mr. Welborn, NOVs board of directors is now composed of ten directors, nine of which are independent members.
  • For more than 150 years, NOV has pioneered innovations that enable its customers to safely produce abundant energy while minimizing environmental impact.

Brian Gillett Joins Bradley's Litigation Practice in Dallas

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:47pm

DALLAS, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Brian M. Gillett has joined the firm's Dallas, TX, office as a senior attorney.

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  • DALLAS, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that Brian M. Gillett has joined the firm's Dallas, TX, office as a senior attorney.
  • Mr. Gillett will practice as part of the Litigation team.
  • "Brian is a highly skilled litigator, and we are pleased to welcome him to our Dallas office and the firm's nationally recognized group of litigation attorneys," said Dallas Office Managing Partner Richard A. Sayles .
  • His practice focuses on business litigation matters, including disputes involving claims for breach of contract, fraud, and breaches of fiduciary duties.

Iconic, Award-Winning Sports Pop Culture Artist John Costacos Unveils New Blockchain-based Digital Collectibles Company

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:10pm

Iconic, award-winning pop culture artist John Costacos, who established a genre of sports art with his famed sports personality poster creations, along with co-founder and CEO Justin Moorad and Digital Art Director Mike Campau, today unveiled a new blockchain-based digital collectibles company, the Costacos Collection .

Key Points: 
  • Iconic, award-winning pop culture artist John Costacos, who established a genre of sports art with his famed sports personality poster creations, along with co-founder and CEO Justin Moorad and Digital Art Director Mike Campau, today unveiled a new blockchain-based digital collectibles company, the Costacos Collection .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211020005370/en/
    Troy Aikman, Dallas Cowboys 3-time Super Bowl winning quarterback and NFL Hall of Famer in his original Costacos poster.
  • The FOX television analyst and former NFL star is one of the elite athletes part of the new Costacos Collection.
  • The Topps Company will also be a partner of the Collection, drawing on content from its vast historical archives and working with Costacos to create new content with Topps current-athlete partners.

Weizmann Institute of Science Joins Giant Magellan Telescope, a Top Priority for Science Worldwide

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 6:45pm

On September 14, 2021, the GMTO Corporation welcomed the Weizmann Institute of Science into its international consortium of distinguished universities and research institutions building the Giant Magellan Telescope.

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  • On September 14, 2021, the GMTO Corporation welcomed the Weizmann Institute of Science into its international consortium of distinguished universities and research institutions building the Giant Magellan Telescope.
  • The addition of the Weizmann Institute of Science is a giant win for our international consortium, said Walter Massey, board chair of the GMTO Corporation and former director of the National Science Foundation.
  • The Weizmann Institute of Science is a distinguished multidisciplinary research institution from Israel.
  • Joining the GMTO consortium is a huge leap forward for the Weizmann Institute of Science, said Professor Avishay Gal-Yam, head of the Deloro Center for Space and Optics at the Weizmann Institute.

ParkMobile and Texas Woman's University Partner for Contactless Campus Parking

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:00am

DENTON, Texas, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ParkMobile , the leading provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in the U.S., is bringing its popular contactless parking solution to the Texas Woman's University campuses in Denton and Dallas.

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  • DENTON, Texas, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ParkMobile , the leading provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in the U.S., is bringing its popular contactless parking solution to the Texas Woman's University campuses in Denton and Dallas.
  • To pay for parking on campus, users simply enter the zone number for their location, which is posted on signs and stickers around parking areas.
  • "ParkMobile is a wonderful addition to our parking options on both Denton and Dallas campuses," says Marcus Wenzel, Manager of Communications, Parking, & Public Safety for Texas Woman's University.
  • The app is also available at many other Texas universities including Texas A&M, University of Texas at Austin, University of North Texas, Sam Houston State, and Southern Methodist University.

Berkshire Hills Bancorp Expands 44 Business Capital Division With Two Seasoned SBA Lending Professionals

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 9:30pm

Marissa Ames and Lynne Singletary join Berkshire Bank's 44 Business Capital team of experienced lending professionals.

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  • Marissa Ames and Lynne Singletary join Berkshire Bank's 44 Business Capital team of experienced lending professionals.
  • Marissa Ames has joined 44 Business Capital as FVP, SBA Lending.
  • Ms. Singletary brings over 27 years of commercial lending experience to her role and to the customers of 44 Business Capital.
  • 44 Business Capital , a direct small business lending division of Berkshire Bank, provides SBA Loans to Small Businesses.

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.

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  • 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.

Financial Advisor Kelly Baker Ferrarese joins UBS in Boca Raton, Florida

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 4:09pm

BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UBS Wealth Management USA announced today that Financial Advisor Kelly Baker Ferrarese, CFP, has joined the firm in Boca Raton, FL.

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  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UBS Wealth Management USA announced today that Financial Advisor Kelly Baker Ferrarese, CFP, has joined the firm in Boca Raton, FL.
  • Kelly joins UBS after a 24-year career as a Wealth Advisor with Wells Fargo Private Bank.
  • As a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Kelly works with high-net-worth clients, providing a broad range of wealth management services including investment, retirement, and financial planning.
  • Kelly resides in Boca Raton and enjoys traveling with her daughter, who is a junior at Florida State University.

Rally House opens 15th DFW store

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 2:42pm

BURLESON,Texas, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Rally House, afamily-owned sports and merchandise retailer,is opening their fourth Dallas Fort Worth location of 2021 and the 15th store overall.

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  • BURLESON,Texas, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Rally House, afamily-owned sports and merchandise retailer,is opening their fourth Dallas Fort Worth location of 2021 and the 15th store overall.
  • The new store opens on Friday, Oct. 8 and will be part of the Gateway Station at 1121 N Burleson Blvd, between Famous Footwear and Boot Barn.
  • Rally House has no intention of slowing down the company's growth, especially in the Texas market.
  • Rally House also offers a full online shopping experience at www.rallyhouse.com featuring a complete selection of merchandise found inover 95storelocations across the U.S. All online orders are packed and fulfilled by local Rally House locations and can be shipped to all 50 states.