Ann Arbor, Michigan

Akadeum Life Sciences to Present on Expanded Platform at Biotech Showcase(TM) Digital 2021

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 2:11pm

Ann Arbor, Michigan--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - Akadeum Life Sciences, today announced that it is participating in Biotech Showcase.

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  • Ann Arbor, Michigan--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - Akadeum Life Sciences, today announced that it is participating in Biotech Showcase.
  • Akadeum has achieved a series of recent scientific advancements and commercial successes through strategic collaborations and aggressive applications discovery.
  • Akadeum Life Sciences, today announced that it is participating in Biotech Showcase.
  • Both organizations have a long history of producing high-quality programs that support the biotechnology and broader life sciences industry.

Beztak Opens Luxury Senior Living Community All Seasons Ann Arbor

Friday, January 8, 2021 - 1:07pm

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Beztak Companies announced today that its luxury independent senior living community, All Seasons Ann Arbor, has opened for tours and is ready for residents to move in.

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  • FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Beztak Companies announced today that its luxury independent senior living community, All Seasons Ann Arbor, has opened for tours and is ready for residents to move in.
  • This is the sixth All Seasons community for Beztak, with locations in Birmingham, Rochester, and West Bloomfield, along with Oro Valley, Arizona and Naples, Florida.
  • Conveniently located and within minutes of popular attractions such as the University of Michigan and Matthaei Botanical Gardens, All Seasons Ann Arbor has 156 one and two-bedroom independent livingresidences and 44 cottages.
  • "Quality and innovation are at the heart of everything we do, and All Seasons Ann Arbor is no exception in our pursuit of excellence within our senior living portfolio."

Exclusive Brands Year in Review: Exclusive Remains No. 1 Cannabis Company in Michigan as State Celebrates One-Year Adult Use Anniversary

Monday, December 14, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Company inaugurated a new outdoor cultivation facility in Arlington, Michigan, creating the first official Exclusive Brands facility on the west side of the state.

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  • The Company inaugurated a new outdoor cultivation facility in Arlington, Michigan, creating the first official Exclusive Brands facility on the west side of the state.
  • Exclusive Brands welcomed California-based cannabis product manufacturer Platinum and award-winning vape company Church Cannabis Co. to the Exclusive family, deeming the Company as the exclusive distributor of Platinum Vapes and Church products in the state of Michigan.
  • For more information about Exclusive Brands, company developments, and the ever-growing portfolio of brands Exclusive works with visit https://exclusivebrandsmi.com/ .
  • Exclusive Brands is Michigan's premier, vertically integrated cannabis company with a flagship retail location in Ann Arbor, the first recreational marijuana retailer in the state.

VelocityEHS Ranked as a Top Workplace by The Chicago Tribune For Third Consecutive Year

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 3:00pm

Headquartered in downtown Chicago, VelocityEHS is the largest and fastest growing EHS software company in the world.

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  • Headquartered in downtown Chicago, VelocityEHS is the largest and fastest growing EHS software company in the world.
  • Whether working from the office or home, VelocityEHS encourages employees to participate in programs that promote work-life balance and overall well-being.
  • Being recognized as a top workplace in Chicago validates that our efforts continue to be positively received by employees.
  • VelocityEHS is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with locations in Ann Arbor, Michigan; Tampa, Florida; Oakville, Ontario; London, England; and Perth, Western Australia.

Ann Arbor SPARK Connects Job Seekers and Employers at Tech Homecoming, November 24

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 5:51pm

Ann Arbor SPARKs annual Tech Homecoming event is going virtual this year.

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  • Ann Arbor SPARKs annual Tech Homecoming event is going virtual this year.
  • Tech Homecoming, an event that connects growing companies and job seekers, will be held online this year on Tuesday, November 24, from 3 to 7 p.m.
  • Originally conceived as a way to kick off the long Thanksgiving weekend, Tech Homecoming is a chance to show off the abundant career opportunities Ann Arbor has to offer, said Jenn Cornell Queen, Ann Arbor SPARK senior vice president, marketing, communications, and events.
  • Although virtual this year, were as excited as ever to provide companies the chance to meet with job seekers.

Ann Arbor Entrepreneurs Fund Launches Collective Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Internship Program

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 4:00pm

Collaborating on the program by providing participating companies with DE&I training, consultation and support, is Strategic Community Partners (SCP), a national firm that works with organizations that advance equity with and for communities.

Key Points: 
  • Collaborating on the program by providing participating companies with DE&I training, consultation and support, is Strategic Community Partners (SCP), a national firm that works with organizations that advance equity with and for communities.
  • For more information about SCP, please visit: http://strategiccommunitypartners.org/
    Additional support of the program has been provided by Cahoots, Ann Arbors downtown tech coworking hub.
  • For more information about Cahoots, visit: www.cahoots.com
    The Ann Arbor Entrepreneurs Fund is a network of entrepreneurs and investors in Washtenaw County who have made a commitment of 1% of company equity, investment carry or annual profits back to the community.
  • To learn about the unique opportunities available to entrepreneurs through the Ann Arbor Entrepreneurs Fund and how to become a member, please visit A2entrepreneursfund.org
    Ann Arbor Entrepreneurs Fund (A2EF) was founded in 2019 to foster startup and community growth in Washtenaw County.

Exclusive Brands Launches Home Delivery Service Through Its Retail Locations in Ann Arbor and Kalamazoo

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 2:15pm

Ann Arbor, Michigan, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Exclusive Brands (Exclusive Brands or Exclusive), Michigans leading vertically integrated cannabis company, specializing in cultivation, processing, and sale of cannabis products through its own retail locations and portfolio of iconic consumer brands, announced today the launch of the Companys home delivery service through both of their retail locations in Ann Arbor and Kalamazoo.

Key Points: 
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan, Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- Exclusive Brands (Exclusive Brands or Exclusive), Michigans leading vertically integrated cannabis company, specializing in cultivation, processing, and sale of cannabis products through its own retail locations and portfolio of iconic consumer brands, announced today the launch of the Companys home delivery service through both of their retail locations in Ann Arbor and Kalamazoo.
  • Launching our delivery service allows us to reach our customers in the comfort and safety of their own homes.
  • Exclusive Brands delivery service will serve a 20-mile radius around each retail location and is executed through the Companys own employees.
  • For more information about Exclusive Brands, company developments, and the ever-growing portfolio of brands Exclusive works with visit https://exclusivebrandsmi.com/ .

NSF International Appoints John Rowley and Angelo Petrillo Vice Presidents of Food and Business Development

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 2:46pm

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, NSF International, a global public health organization, announced the hiring of John Rowley as Vice President, Global Food Division and Angelo Petrillo as Vice President, Business Development.

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  • ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, NSF International, a global public health organization, announced the hiring of John Rowley as Vice President, Global Food Division and Angelo Petrillo as Vice President, Business Development.
  • As Vice President of the Global Food Division, Rowley will oversee NSFs extensive suite of food safety, quality and product certification services.
  • As Vice President of Business Development, Petrillo will lead a global sales team, supporting thousands of customers and expanding opportunities across NSFs businesses worldwide.
  • Together they bring nearly 50 years of international experience growing businesses and navigating complex organizational structures and challenging business climates.

Esperion to Report Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results November 2, 2020

Monday, October 19, 2020 - 1:00pm

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Esperion (NASDAQ: ESPR), today announced it will report third quarter 2020 financial results after the close of the U.S. financial markets on Monday, November 2, 2020.

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  • ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Esperion (NASDAQ: ESPR), today announced it will report third quarter 2020 financial results after the close of the U.S. financial markets on Monday, November 2, 2020.
  • Following the release, company management will host a webcast and conference call at 4:30 p.m.
  • ET to discuss financial results and business progress.
  • A live audio webcast can be accessed on the investor and media section of the Esperion website at investor.esperion.com.

Fifth Eye, HT Mobile Apps, Poisera and Plymouth Growth Give Back to the Community by Joining the Ann Arbor Entrepreneurs Fund

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 7:34pm

Poisera , based in Ann Arbor, helps moms cultivate resilience in pregnancy and postpartum using a chatbot that delivers the right support at the right time.

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  • Poisera , based in Ann Arbor, helps moms cultivate resilience in pregnancy and postpartum using a chatbot that delivers the right support at the right time.
  • Also joining A2EF in making a pledge to the community, is Evan Ufer, Partner at Plymouth Growth.
  • Poisera, Plymouth Growth, Fifth Eye and HT Mobile Apps join a growing number of startup founders and venture investors who are committing portions of their future business success back to the community through the Ann Arbor Entrepreneurs Fund.
  • Ann Arbor Entrepreneurs Fund (A2EF) was founded in 2019 to foster startup and community growth in Washtenaw County.