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American Heartland Theme Park and Resort Announces Partnership With Pepsico

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Friday, February 16, 2024

Today American Heartland Theme Park and Resort, the $2.2 billion entertainment destination, is proud to announce that PepsiCo will be its exclusive soft drink provider.

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  • Today American Heartland Theme Park and Resort, the $2.2 billion entertainment destination, is proud to announce that PepsiCo will be its exclusive soft drink provider.
  • The partnership will bring PepsiCo's iconic brands, such as Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Gatorade, and Aquafina, to the 1,000-acre resort that will feature a world-class theme park, an indoor water park, a 300-room hotel, and a 320-acre RV park.
  • "PepsiCo is a perfect fit for American Heartland, as both companies share a rich history and a passion for innovation and excellence," said Gene Bicknell, Founder and Owner of American Heartland.
  • American Heartland Theme Park and Resort is expected to attract more than 5 million guests per year to Oklahoma, creating generational experiences that are at the heart and soul of family entertainment.

Colgate Elects Brian Newman to Board of Directors

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) today announced that Brian Newman, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of United Parcel Service, Inc. (“UPS”), has been elected to Colgate's Board of Directors effective March 15, 2024.

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  • Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) today announced that Brian Newman, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of United Parcel Service, Inc. (“UPS”), has been elected to Colgate's Board of Directors effective March 15, 2024.
  • The Company also announced that Mr. Stephen I. Sadove will retire from the Board effective May 10, 2024 at the end of his current term.
  • Brian Newman, 55, brings extensive financial and global business leadership experience and expertise in the consumer products industry to Colgate’s board.
  • Mr. Newman joined UPS, a global package delivery company and provider of supply chain management solutions, in 2019.

Hock E. Tan and John Arnold to Join Meta Board of Directors

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Meta today announced that Hock E. Tan and John Arnold have been elected to the company's board of directors, effective immediately.

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  • MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Meta today announced that Hock E. Tan and John Arnold have been elected to the company's board of directors, effective immediately.
  • Mark Zuckerberg, Founder and CEO of Meta, said, "I'm excited to share that Hock Tan and John Arnold are joining Meta's board of directors.
  • "I am pleased to join the Meta Board and contribute to achieving the company's vision," said Tan.
  • Hock Tan has served as Broadcom's President & CEO and a member of the Board of Directors since March 2006.

INVNT™ Further Expands Service Offerings in Event Management Sector, Reinforcing Industry Leadership

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

New York, NY, Feb. 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INVNT ™, the global leader in live brand storytelling, is proud to announce the continued expansion of its service offerings within the event management sector.

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  • New York, NY, Feb. 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- INVNT ™, the global leader in live brand storytelling, is proud to announce the continued expansion of its service offerings within the event management sector.
  • Petrina Rosholt, CMP (Certified Meeting Professional), who has been with INVNT for 10 years, was promoted to Vice President of Account Services and Event Management.
  • “At INVNT, we have always been at the forefront of offering comprehensive event management services, seamlessly integrating logistics, planning, and project management to create engaging storytelling experiences.
  • The recent expansion of event management services further positions INVNT to meet the growing demands of a dynamic global market, reinforcing its commitment to innovation, customer service, and partnership.

White Paper Shows U.S. Private Sector's Capability in Advancing SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation for All

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

This opportunity is highlighted in the white paper "From Ripples to Waves: The Value of Corporate Water Stewardship," which was unveiled yesterday at the GreenBiz 24 conference in Arizona.

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  • This opportunity is highlighted in the white paper "From Ripples to Waves: The Value of Corporate Water Stewardship," which was unveiled yesterday at the GreenBiz 24 conference in Arizona.
  • "From Ripples to Waves: The Value of Corporate Water Stewardship" discusses the value of water and serves as a call to action for businesses to address water challenges proactively.
  • Delving into the practices of six companies across various sizes and sectors – including PepsiCo, Microsoft, Gotham Greens, Cargill, S&P Global, and Xylem – the white paper provides tangible examples of effective water stewardship.
  • Through these examples, the report highlights how the private sector can make a demonstrable contribution to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6: Clean Water and Sanitation for all.

MIAMI INVESTOR SUMMIT 22/23 FEBRUARY TO CONVENE LEADERS AND INVESTORS TO ADDRESS GLOBAL CHALLENGES

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Monday, February 12, 2024

MIAMI, Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- With the world experiencing an array of immediate and long-term risks, including geopolitical tension, contested elections, polarised discourse, climate concerns, AI threats and economic headwinds, the FII Institute is convening an international summit to encourage the mobilisation of investment as a force for good.

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  • Leaders from across the world, and across the political spectrum will gather in Miami on 22 and 23 February.
  • Discussions will include the digitisation of every economic sector, investor outlook, climate tech, the new AI ecosystem, innovations for better urban environments, and the forthcoming US elections.
  • FII PRIORITY Summit Miami continues conversations held in Hong Kong and Riyadh in fall (autumn) 2023.
  • Miami has been chosen for its vibrancy, diversity, economic significance, and its role as a vital link between continents, economies, and societies.

MIAMI INVESTOR SUMMIT 22/23 FEBRUARY TO CONVENE LEADERS AND INVESTORS TO ADDRESS GLOBAL CHALLENGES

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Monday, February 12, 2024

MIAMI, Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- With the world experiencing an array of immediate and long-term risks, including geopolitical tension, contested elections, polarised discourse, climate concerns, AI threats and economic headwinds, the FII Institute is convening an international summit to encourage the mobilisation of investment as a force for good.

Key Points: 
  • Leaders from across the world, and across the political spectrum will gather in Miami on 22 and 23 February.
  • Discussions will include the digitisation of every economic sector, investor outlook, climate tech, the new AI ecosystem, innovations for better urban environments, and the forthcoming US elections.
  • FII PRIORITY Summit Miami continues conversations held in Hong Kong and Riyadh in fall (autumn) 2023.
  • Miami has been chosen for its vibrancy, diversity, economic significance, and its role as a vital link between continents, economies, and societies.

Saudi Sports for All Federation Welcomes More Than 20,000 Participants for 2024 Riyadh Marathon

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Sunday, February 11, 2024

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240211783273/en/
    Riyadh Marathon Presented by SAB (Graphic: AETOSWire)
    For the first time, the start and finish line, and the accompanying Marathon Village, were located next to Kingdom Arena and Boulevard World.
  • From there, competitors of all ages and abilities could enjoy one of four races – the full marathon (42.2km), half marathon (21.1km), 10km, and 4km family run.
  • Across the four races, there were more than 20,000 participants, with a significant increase in female runners, exceeding 7,200.
  • The event was also sponsored by JPMorgan, Hisamitsu, Activia, L’Oréal, GSK, CALO, Kudu, Delta Sports, and MDLBeast.

Super Bowl LVIII's Super School Meals Celebrates Completion of 58-School Effort to Tackle Food Insecurity Among Nevada Youth

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- GENYOUth, the national non-profit organization founded by America's dairy farmers and the NFL to help ensure students are well nourished and active to be their best selves, announced today the completion of its Super School Meals Super Bowl LVIII community initiative. Over the past five months, in collaboration with partners including Clark County School District, Las Vegas Super Bowl LVIII Host Committee, and Dairy Council of Nevada; and with the support of purpose-minded corporate sponsors Frito-Lay North America, The Quaker Oats Company, the PepsiCo Foundation, and The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation in partnership with Smith's, GENYOUth has provided grants for Grab and Go school nutrition equipment packages, including mobile meal carts and milk coolers, to over 58 high-need Nevada schools to increase access to and participation in healthy school meals.

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  • Net proceeds from Super Bowl LVIII's largest philanthropic culinary event will benefit schools in Nevada and throughout the nation.
  • "Super School Meals is fostering nutrition security in high-need Nevada areas of Clark, Nye, Lyon, Washoe, and White Pine counties.
  • I am grateful to our committed partners for stepping up to help tackle youth food insecurity in Nevada."
  • For more information on Super School Meals and to purchase tickets to Taste of the NFL, visit GENOUthNow.org and TasteoftheNFL.com .

J.S. Held Intellectual Property Experts Role in Diverted Profits Tax Case in Australia - PepsiCo, Inc. v. Commissioner of Taxation [2023] FCA 1490

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

JERICHO, N.Y., Feb. 8, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global consulting firm J.S. Held proudly announces that experts in the intellectual property (IP) practice, including Jim Malackowski, Greg Campanella, and Noor Al-Banna contributed to the case PepsiCo, Inc. v. Commissioner of Taxation [2023] FCA 1490 in the Federal Court of Australia.

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  • Held contributed to the case of PepsiCo, Inc. v. Commissioner of Taxation [2023] FCA 1490 on behalf of the Commissioner of Taxation who was successful in the proceedings.
  • Held proudly announces that experts in the intellectual property (IP) practice, including Jim Malackowski, Greg Campanella, and Noor Al-Banna contributed to the case PepsiCo, Inc. v. Commissioner of Taxation [2023] FCA 1490 in the Federal Court of Australia.
  • Diverted Profits Tax (DPT) is an area of focus for multinational enterprises and tax authorities.
  • This decision confirms PepsiCo, Inc. is liable for royalty withholding tax and, in the alternative, diverted profits tax would apply.