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MICLEDI Microdisplays and Kura Technologies Announce Partnership to Advance AR Glasses

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO and LEUVEN, Belgium, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MICLEDI Microdisplays , a leading developer of microLED displays for augmented reality (AR) glasses, and Kura Technologies , a world leading innovator in AR headsets today announced a collaboration to manufacture AR glasses.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO and LEUVEN, Belgium, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MICLEDI Microdisplays , a leading developer of microLED displays for augmented reality (AR) glasses, and Kura Technologies , a world leading innovator in AR headsets today announced a collaboration to manufacture AR glasses.
  • The new glasses are designed by Kura and incorporate MICLEDIs unique 300mm microLED displays to achieve the performance required for Kuras next generation of AR glasses.
  • The two companies have been working together for over a year with MICLEDI providing Kura early access to advanced microLEDs under a closely held collaboration.
  • Kura was one of the first customers to receive microLEDs from MICLEDI, enabling them to build and test their unique approach for driving and controlling microLED displays for AR glasses.

Option Circle Launches First Social Platform Where Expert Options Traders Share Secret Strategies

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Trading Circle, Inc. today announced the launch of Option Circle, the world's first social platform where all options traders can form their own network, gain real-time views from expert traders, and learn to perform like an expert trader or institutional investor. Option Circle is a truly robust non-brokerage platform that informs and empowers retail investors with easy-to-use research, tools, tournaments, real-time option chains, sweeps data, unusual options trade detection, sector heatmaps, leap option recommendations, pre/post-earnings analysis, and more. Option Circle is free for any options trader to join, allowing traders to share strategies with one another in an open forum. Traders can also choose to subscribe to an Option Circle Platinum Club, a community of elite options traders who interact, educate, and earn. Through these unique offerings, Option Circle brings traders a new way to gain leverage among the constantly evolving and crowded marketplace.

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  • Option Circle is free for any options trader to join, allowing traders to share strategies with one another in an open forum.
  • Traders can also choose to subscribe to an Option Circle Platinum Club , a community of elite options traders who interact, educate, and earn.
  • Through these unique offerings, Option Circle brings traders a new way to gain leverage among the constantly evolving and crowded marketplace.
  • Option Circle includes several notable features, including:
    A partner of the NASDAQ and the NYSE, Option Circle presents a comprehensive platform for beginners, intermediate, and even advanced traders to learn options trading and reap the benefits during any market condition.

River City Bank Donates $10,000 to Sacramento Steps Forward

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- River City Bank , Sacramento's premier business bank, showed its support for ending homelessness and strengthening communities by presenting a $10,000 donation check to Sacramento Steps Forward.

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  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- River City Bank , Sacramento's premier business bank, showed its support for ending homelessness and strengthening communities by presenting a $10,000 donation check to Sacramento Steps Forward.
  • "As one of Sacramento's long-standing community-based businesses, River City Bank is dedicated to seeing our region grow and prosper, and that includes supporting organizations that provide solutions for ending homelessness," said Steve Fleming, President and CEO of River City Bank.
  • "Thank you to River City Bank for this generous contribution and for recognizing Sacramento Steps Forward's work on a comprehensive approach to end homelessness.
  • Sacramento Steps Forward is also the lead agency for the Sacramento City and County Continuum of Care.For more information about Sacramento Steps Forward, visit SacramentoStepsForward.com.

Commitment to Design for Higher Ed Wins Project6 Design Two Silver Medals

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- For this competitive season, Project6 Design walks away with three silver awards in the MUSE Awards competition. The first win was for the redesign and development of the Flathead Valley Community College in Montana. The second was a website redesign for a prominent university based in San Francisco. These latest awards highlight their commitment to design for higher education.

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  • The Season 2 winners for the 2022 MUSE Creative and Design Awards had been officially announced by the International Awards Associate (IAA).
  • EMERYVILLE, Calif., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- For this competitive season, Project6 Design walks away with three silver awards in the MUSE Awards competition.
  • These latest awards highlight their commitment to design for higher education .
  • Project6 is a 21 year old, award-winning design firm working with primarily with education and nonprofit organizations.

Airhouse to take thousands of U.S. ecommerce brands global in new partnership with SEKO Logistics

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Airhouse , a next-generation fulfillment platform that simplifies ecommerce operations and logistics for modern brands, plans to help thousands of direct-to-consumer U.S. brands go global by offering simple, cost-efficient cross-border ecommerce operations through a new international partnership with SEKO Logistics (SEKO) , a leading global logistics provider.

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  • Airhouse , a next-generation fulfillment platform that simplifies ecommerce operations and logistics for modern brands, plans to help thousands of direct-to-consumer U.S. brands go global by offering simple, cost-efficient cross-border ecommerce operations through a new international partnership with SEKO Logistics (SEKO) , a leading global logistics provider.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221005005509/en/
    Airhouse, a next-generation fulfillment platform that simplifies ecommerce operations and logistics for modern brands, plans to help thousands of direct-to-consumer U.S. brands go global by offering simple, cost-efficient cross-border ecommerce operations through a new international partnership with SEKO Logistics (SEKO), a leading global logistics provider.
  • As the partnership grows, Airhouse believes its entrepreneurial brands will look for growth opportunities across SEKOs 40-country global network.
  • Built on nearly 50 years of logistics expertise, SEKO Logistics is the no-nonsense global end-to-end logistics partner from factory to consumer.

Pinnacle Realty Advisors Closes Seed Round With Launchpad Capital, Raises Over $5M to Date

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Launchpad Capitals Founder, Ryan Gilbert, will join Pinnacle Realty Advisors Board of Directors.

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  • Launchpad Capitals Founder, Ryan Gilbert, will join Pinnacle Realty Advisors Board of Directors.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221005005168/en/
    Pinnacle Realty Advisors closes seed round led by Launchpad Capital (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Oakland-based Launchpad Capital focuses on early-stage financial technology investments.
  • To date, the Pinnacle Realty Advisors has raised over $5M to introduce BaaS and modernize the outdated real estate brokerage model.
  • The entire Realthy.io team of seasoned IT and digital marketing professionals has joined Pinnacle Realty Advisors and will drive the development of PinnacleHQ, Pinnacle Realty Advisors proprietary software platform.

Specialized Packaging Group Completes Acquisition of Pacific Pulp Molding, Inc.

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialized Packaging Group (SPG), a leading, vertically integrated provider of protective packaging products, announced today that the company has acquired San Diego, California-based Pacific Pulp Molding, Inc. (Pacific Pulp). Pacific Pulp is a leading manufacturer of molded pulp and molded fiber products – packaging made from recycled material, such as paperboard or newsprint – for applications across a diverse array of end markets and a nationwide customer base.

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  • SAN DIEGO, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialized Packaging Group (SPG), a leading, vertically integrated provider of protective packaging products, announced today that the company has acquired San Diego, California-based Pacific Pulp Molding, Inc. (Pacific Pulp).
  • Pacific Pulp has been the go-to provider of molded pulp solutions for almost 30 years," said SPG CEO Paul Budsworth.
  • Specialized Packaging Group, Inc. is a vertically integrated provider of protective packaging products and one of the largest independent manufacturers of protective packaging in North America.
  • Pacific Pulp Molding, Inc. is a leader in the design and manufacturing of highly engineered molded pulp and molded fiber packaging products and solutions.Founded in 1998, Pacific Pulp provides molded fiber and molded pulp packaging to companies located throughout North America.

Nautilus Biotechnology to Announce Third Quarter 2022 Financial Results on November 1, 2022

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

SEATTLE, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nautilus Biotechnology, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAUT; or Nautilus), a company pioneering a single-molecule protein analysis platform for quantifying the proteome, today announced it will report financial results for the third quarter 2022 before market open on Tuesday, November 1, 2022.

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  • SEATTLE, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nautilus Biotechnology, Inc. (NASDAQ: NAUT; or Nautilus), a company pioneering a single-molecule protein analysis platform for quantifying the proteome, today announced it will report financial results for the third quarter 2022 before market open on Tuesday, November 1, 2022.
  • The companys management will webcast a corresponding conference call beginning at 5:30 a.m. Pacific Time / 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its results, business developments, and outlook.
  • Live audio of the webcast will be available on the Investors section of the company website at: www.nautilus.bio .
  • Nautilus mission is to transform the field of proteomics by democratizing access to the proteome and enabling fundamental advancements across human health and medicine.

FIDELITY NATIONAL FINANCIAL ANNOUNCES RAY MARINE AND DON DUBOIS AS WESTERN OPERATION CO-PRESIDENTS

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

This comes after Roger Jewkes, Chief Operating Officer and President of Western Operations for Fidelity National Financial, decided it was time to step back from his current responsibilities and assume a more flexible role within the company.

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  • This comes after Roger Jewkes, Chief Operating Officer and President of Western Operations for Fidelity National Financial, decided it was time to step back from his current responsibilities and assume a more flexible role within the company.
  • Don DuBois joined FNF 28 years ago and has led commercial and residential sales and title operations in Southern California throughout his career.
  • He also held regional and division leadership responsibilities for the Western commercial operations and title operations in Nevada and Colorado.
  • Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE: FNF) is a leading provider of title insurance and transaction services to the real estate and mortgage industries.

Veteran Software Executive Marcus Ryu Joins Battery Ventures as Partner

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Marcus Ryu, a veteran entrepreneur and technology startup advisor who co-founded and then served as chief executive of Silicon Valley vertical software-as-a-service (SaaS) company Guidewire Software, has joined Battery Ventures as a partner.

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  • Marcus Ryu, a veteran entrepreneur and technology startup advisor who co-founded and then served as chief executive of Silicon Valley vertical software-as-a-service (SaaS) company Guidewire Software, has joined Battery Ventures as a partner.
  • At Battery, Ryu will focus on early- and growth-stage software investments and work out of the firms San Francisco office.
  • Battery is excited to add another senior investing partner in the Bay Area, and we feel extremely privileged to have him on our team.
  • For more information about Battery Ventures potential financing capabilities for prospective portfolio companies, please refer to our website.