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M-Files Named a Visionary in 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Content Services Platforms

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:28pm

M-Files Corporation , the intelligent information management company, today announced that the company has been recognized as a Visionary in 2021 Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrant for Content Services Platforms1.

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  • M-Files Corporation , the intelligent information management company, today announced that the company has been recognized as a Visionary in 2021 Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrant for Content Services Platforms1.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021005859/en/
    M-Files Named a Visionary in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Content Services Platforms (Graphic: Business Wire)
    M-Files continues to set the standard for a smarter way to work through our innovative information management solutions.
  • We are proud to be recognized as a Visionary in this years Gartner Magic Quadrant for Content Services Platforms and to be positioned furthest for completeness of vision, said Antti Nivala, founder and CEO, M-Files.
  • 1 Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Content Services Platforms, Michael Woodbridge, Marko Sillanpaa, Lane Severson, Tim Nelms, 18 October 2021
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021005859/en/

TASTE Hall of Fame Inductees Announced by the TASTE Awards include Francis Ford Coppola, Stanley Tucci, Guy Fieri, Chip and Joanna Gaines, and Stacy London

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:15pm

Ninth year TASTE HALL OF FAME Inductees are selected based on either having received numerous TASTE AWARDS or finalist nominations over the years, or having made a significant impact in the world of taste and broadcast entertainment.

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  • Ninth year TASTE HALL OF FAME Inductees are selected based on either having received numerous TASTE AWARDS or finalist nominations over the years, or having made a significant impact in the world of taste and broadcast entertainment.
  • Inductees range from television and movies, to online video, radio, and real world experiences.
  • The Annual Awards have included appearances by stars, celebrities, producers and executives from networks and platforms such as the Food Network, the Style Network, Bravo, the Cooking Channel, Sony Pictures, DreamWorks, TLC, Discovery Communications, Lifetime Network, E!
  • 9th TASTE Hall of Fame Inductees are:

Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Marc Hefner to Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Dallas, Texas

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:30pm

Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that it has promoted Marc Hefner to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Dallas, Texas (DMA #5), overseeing KDAF-TV, cw33.com , and their related digital subchannels, mobile apps and social media platforms.

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  • Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that it has promoted Marc Hefner to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Dallas, Texas (DMA #5), overseeing KDAF-TV, cw33.com , and their related digital subchannels, mobile apps and social media platforms.
  • Mr. Hefner will assume his new responsibilities immediately and report to Traci Wilkinson, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for Nexstar Media Inc.s broadcasting division.
  • He first joined Nexstar in 2007 as the Vice President and General Manager of WCWJ-TV (CW) in Jacksonville, Florida (DMA #43), and YourJax.com.
  • Since 2017, Mr. Hefner has served as Vice President and General Manager of WSAV-TV (NBC/CW) and wsav.com , Nexstars broadcast and digital operations in Savannah, Georgia (DMA #91).

The Barbancourt Foundation names Haitian actor and philanthropist Jimmy Jean-Louis as its Official Ambassador.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:46pm

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Barbancourt Foundation, a non-profit organization spearheaded by the Rhum Barbancourt distillery, has named Haitian actor and philanthropist Jimmy Jean-Louis as its official ambassador. Since the late 1990s, the organization has worked actively to give back to the community through projects related to education, public health, environmental protection, culture, and support to the arts. 

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  • PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Barbancourt Foundation, a non-profit organization spearheaded by the Rhum Barbancourt distillery, has named Haitian actor and philanthropist Jimmy Jean-Louis as its official ambassador.
  • "Jimmy Jean-Louis is a source of pride for all Haitians, an accomplished artist who showcases our heritage around the world.
  • We are pleased to collaborate with him toward this common goal," said Delphine Gardere, President of the Barbancourt Foundation.
  • The organization is committed to giving back, having recently signed a five-year partnership with HELP (Haitian Education Leadership Program) to fund university scholarships for Haitian students.

Special Guests publicity agency announces 35th Anniversary Celebration

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:00am

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The publicity agency, 'Special Guests,' is celebrating its 35th Anniversary by and announcing its expansion initiative that includes Sign-on Bonuses to new Business Development hires.

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  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The publicity agency, 'Special Guests,' is celebrating its 35th Anniversary by and announcing its expansion initiative that includes Sign-on Bonuses to new Business Development hires.
  • Jerry McGlothlin, founder, and CEO of Special Guests, founded in 1986, said, "I'm sick and tired of watching our Republic become a nation on non-workers.
  • In a bold move, McGlothlin offered to hire all 390 employees Edelman let go, but not a person seemed eager to work.
  • Guests/Topics offered by Special Guests: https://SpecialGuests.com/guests-topics/

Premier Medical Laboratory Services Launches COVID-19 Management Program in Response to Biden Vaccine Mandate

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 6:33pm

GREENVILLE, S.C., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Medical Laboratory Services (PMLS), is announcing today their launch of a COVID-19 management program, Keep America Thriving, designed to aid large organizations with effective compliance in the Biden Administration Vaccine Mandate.

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  • GREENVILLE, S.C., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Medical Laboratory Services (PMLS), is announcing today their launch of a COVID-19 management program, Keep America Thriving, designed to aid large organizations with effective compliance in the Biden Administration Vaccine Mandate.
  • The President's requirements would apply to more than 130,000 businesses across the U.S. and would affect about 80 million workers nationwide.
  • "We kept building up our capabilities as a laboratory to be prepared for another surge like the one we are facing now.
  • Their team of leading PhD scientists have been instrumental in the nation's COVID-19 response.

Michele Gors Promoted to General Manager of KEYC in Mankato

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 5:00pm

ATLANTA, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gray Television, Inc. (Gray) (NYSE: GTN) announced today that it has promoted Michele Gors to General Manager of KEYC News Now (CBS/Fox) in Mankato, Minnesota.

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  • ATLANTA, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gray Television, Inc. (Gray) (NYSE: GTN) announced today that it has promoted Michele Gors to General Manager of KEYC News Now (CBS/Fox) in Mankato, Minnesota.
  • Michele is an Emmy Award winning broadcast professional with more than three decades in the industry.
  • Michele has served as a News Manager and News Director in several markets including Memphis (WREG), Tampa (WTSP), Las Vegas (KTNV) and Wichita (KWCH), among others.
  • Michele begins her new role at KEYC on November 15, 2021.

Tier One Partners Expands Content Studio; Welcomes Former Journalist Kate Streit as Senior Copywriter

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:00pm

BOSTON and CHICAGO, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tier One Partners , an award-winning, full-service PR, digital, and content agency that applies Agile Communications programming to help clients thrive on change, has added veteran journalist Kate Streit to its Content Studio as a senior copywriter.

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  • BOSTON and CHICAGO, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tier One Partners , an award-winning, full-service PR, digital, and content agency that applies Agile Communications programming to help clients thrive on change, has added veteran journalist Kate Streit to its Content Studio as a senior copywriter.
  • Streit joins Tier One with more than a decade of experience as a professional writer in a variety of capacities, ranging from personal finance and lifestyle reporting to content marketing.
  • As senior copywriter, Streit will work with clients to deliver written content that helps brands connect with key audiences and fulfills business goals.
  • Tier One Partners is a full-service PR, digital, and content marketing agency that helps companies thrive on change.

Comcast Introduces XClass TV: Extending the Company’s Global Technology Platform to Smart TVs Nationwide

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:00pm

Comcast today announced the launch of XClass TV, extending the reach of the companys global technology platform to smart TVs nationwide.

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  • Comcast today announced the launch of XClass TV, extending the reach of the companys global technology platform to smart TVs nationwide.
  • The first XClass TVs from Hisense are available this week in select Walmart stores and in the coming weeks through Walmart.com.
  • XClass TV is built on the same global technology platform that powers the companys entertainment and connectivity products and services, including Xfinity X1, Xfinity Flex, Sky Glass and Sky Q.
  • Were excited to partner with Comcast to bring the first XClass TVs to market in the U.S.
    Hisense XClass TVs are available in affordably priced 43 and 50 4K Ultra HD models.

Cloudinary Delivers Integration with Getty Images to Give Users Access to Millions of Creative Images and Videos

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:24pm

The collaboration will provide Cloudinary users with access to millions of creative images and video assets from within Cloudinarys Digital Asset Management (DAM) solution.

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  • The collaboration will provide Cloudinary users with access to millions of creative images and video assets from within Cloudinarys Digital Asset Management (DAM) solution.
  • Users will have seamless access to all their licensed images and videos from two Getty Images content sources iStock and Unsplash and be able to tag, organize, manipulate, and distribute them from within Cloudinary.
  • An integration will be available to Getty Images account holders by early next year.
  • Find Getty Images on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, or download the Getty Images app where you can explore, save and share the worlds best imagery.