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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).

TRUFF Debuts First-Ever Pizza in Collaboration with Gopuff

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:30pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TRUFF , the brand known for its luxury truffle-infused pantry staples, announced its first-ever pizza collaboration with Gopuff , the go-to delivery solution for consumers' everyday needs.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TRUFF , the brand known for its luxury truffle-infused pantry staples, announced its first-ever pizza collaboration with Gopuff , the go-to delivery solution for consumers' everyday needs.
  • Combining TRUFF's signature flavors with Gopuff's instant delivery and delicious, fresh-made pizza from Gopuff Kitchen unlocks a new world of flavor possibilities for consumers.
  • "We're excited to collaborate with TRUFF to bring three brand new pizzas to life through Gopuff Kitchen," said Max Crowley, Vice President of Business Expansion at Gopuff.
  • Taking inspiration from the flagship black truffle experience, TRUFF recently expanded its family of products to include other popular favorites like TRUFF Pasta Sauce, TRUFF Mayonnaise and TRUFF Black Truffle Oil.

Nexstar Media Inc. Promotes Tim Sanders to Vice President and General Manager of Its Broadcast and Digital Operations in Terre Haute, Indiana

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 7:30pm

Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Tim Sanders has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Terre Haute, Indiana (DMA #156), overseeing WTWO-TV (NBC), mywabashvalley.com , and their related mobile applications and social media channels.

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  • Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXST), today announced that Tim Sanders has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager of its broadcast and digital operations in Terre Haute, Indiana (DMA #156), overseeing WTWO-TV (NBC), mywabashvalley.com , and their related mobile applications and social media channels.
  • Mr. Sanders will also oversee the Companys operational agreements with Mission Broadcasting, Inc. , providing services to WAWV-TV (ABC) in Terre Haute.
  • He will assume his new responsibilities immediately and report to Traci Wilkinson, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for Nexstar Media Inc.s broadcasting division.
  • Mr. Sanders has spent the past 17 years at WTWO-TV and WAWV-TV in positions of increasing responsibility, rising through the ranks to become Vice President and General Manager.

Rivalry Announces Former World Economic Forum and Twitter Exec Joins Its Board of Directors

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 12:00pm

TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rivalry Corp. (the Company or Rivalry) (TSXV: RVLY), an internationally-regulated sports betting and media company, today announced that Kirstine Stewart was elected to join its board of directors (the Board).

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  • TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rivalry Corp. (the Company or Rivalry) (TSXV: RVLY), an internationally-regulated sports betting and media company, today announced that Kirstine Stewart was elected to join its board of directors (the Board).
  • She has extensive experience in media, specifically at Twitter, which innovated what content and brands look like on the internet.
  • I couldnt be more excited to be joining the Board of such an innovative team in the sports betting industry.
  • I cant wait to get to work collaborating with such a dynamic, well-informed and motivated team, said Kirstine Stewart, Rivalry director.

Discovery To Report Third-Quarter 2021 Results On Wednesday, November 3

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:30pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Discovery (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that it will report its third-quarter 2021 results on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at 7:00 a.m.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Discovery (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced that it will report its third-quarter 2021 results on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at 7:00 a.m.
  • ET that same day to discuss the results.
  • A replay of the call will be available approximately two hours after the completion of the call until November 10, 2021.
  • Discovery delivers over 8,000 hours of original programming each year and has category leadership across deeply loved content genres around the world.

discovery+ Now Available on LG Smart TVs in U.S.

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 3:01pm

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Oct.13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Discovery, Inc. and LG Electronics USA announced today that discovery+, the definitive non-fiction subscription streaming service, is now available on LG Smart TVsin the U.S. including LG's line-up of award-winning LG OLED TVs and LG QNED MiniLED TVs*.

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  • ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Oct.13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Discovery, Inc. and LG Electronics USA announced today that discovery+, the definitive non-fiction subscription streaming service, is now available on LG Smart TVsin the U.S. including LG's line-up of award-winning LG OLED TVs and LG QNED MiniLED TVs*.
  • LG Smart TV owners can now access discovery+ on the TV's webOS platform by opening the discovery+ app using their remote or, when available, by saying "discovery plus" directly into their LG Magic Remote.
  • "The arrival of the discovery+ app on LG Smart TVs delivers a new range of premium, educational and inspiring content to LG TV owners," said Peggy Ang, LG's vice president of marketing.
  • discovery+ is available in the U.S. starting at $4.99 per month, with an ad-free version available for $6.99 per month.

Next Gen Foods Provides US with a Sneak Peek of TiNDLE™️ - The "Chefs' Plant-Based Chicken" As It Accelerates Global Growth

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

TiNDLE is now served in about 150 restaurants in Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Kuala Lumpur and the UAE.

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  • TiNDLE is now served in about 150 restaurants in Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Kuala Lumpur and the UAE.
  • Earlier this year, Next Gen Foods launched TiNDLE in its home market of Singapore, quickly expanding to Hong Kong and Macau.
  • Next Gen Foods is backed by a team with proven experience in plant-based food technology, global brand development and global distribution scaleup.
  • TiNDLE is the first brand created by Next Gen Foods, a Singapore-headquartered food tech company developing and commercializing innovative, sustainable foods.

Next Gen Foods Provides US with a Sneak Peek of TiNDLE™ - The "Chefs' Plant-Based Chicken" As It Accelerates Global Growth

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

TiNDLE is now served in about 150 restaurants in Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Kuala Lumpur and the UAE.

Key Points: 
  • TiNDLE is now served in about 150 restaurants in Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Kuala Lumpur and the UAE.
  • Earlier this year, Next Gen Foods launched TiNDLE in its home market of Singapore, quickly expanding to Hong Kong and Macau.
  • Next Gen Foods is backed by a team with proven experience in plant-based food technology, global brand development and global distribution scaleup.
  • TiNDLE is the first brand created by Next Gen Foods, a Singapore-headquartered food tech company developing and commercializing innovative, sustainable foods.

Next Gen Foods Provides US with a Sneak Peek of TiNDLE™️ - The "Chefs' Plant-Based Chicken" As It Accelerates Global Growth

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:00pm

DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Gen Foods, Asia's leading food tech startup, will provide an exclusive sneak peek of TiNDLE, the first chicken from plants designed specifically for chefs, at The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival taking place Oct. 14-17. U.S. consumers and chefs will have an opportunity to taste TiNDLE for the first time prior to the product's official launch in restaurants in the near future.

Key Points: 
  • TiNDLE is now served in about 150 restaurants in Singapore, Hong Kong, Macau, Kuala Lumpur and the UAE.
  • Earlier this year, Next Gen Foods launched TiNDLE in its home market of Singapore, quickly expanding to Hong Kong and Macau.
  • Next Gen Foods is backed by a team with proven experience in plant-based food technology, global brand development and global distribution scaleup.
  • TiNDLE is the first brand created by Next Gen Foods, a Singapore-headquartered food tech company developing and commercializing innovative, sustainable foods.