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Anne Neuberger Joins Mandiant Cyber Defense Summit 2021 Keynote Line-up

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Ms. Neuberger is a leading authority on cyber security policy, international affairs, emerging technology, and cyber risk for the public and private sectors.

Key Points: 
  • Ms. Neuberger is a leading authority on cyber security policy, international affairs, emerging technology, and cyber risk for the public and private sectors.
  • We are deeply honored to have Anne Neuberger join our line-up of premier cyber security leaders on the CDS mainstage, said Kevin Mandia, CEO at FireEye Mandiant.
  • Cyber Defense Summit brings together the brightest minds across the public and private sectors to advance the cyber security mission.
  • For the latest information and to register for Mandiant Cyber Defense Summit 2021, for either in-person or virtual, visit summit.mandiant.com .

Rose Mary Jane, A Leading Women Empowered, Social Equity Cannabis Retailer Opens Its First East Coast Dispensary in Portland, ME

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 9:07pm

Rose Mary Jane is led by a devoted team of social equity owners, community leaders, justice-impacted advocates, and hospitality experts.

Key Points: 
  • Rose Mary Jane is led by a devoted team of social equity owners, community leaders, justice-impacted advocates, and hospitality experts.
  • The Rose Mary Jane Portland store is designed to create the best customer experience by providing an accessible retail format that normalizes the cannabis shopping experience.
  • "Rose Mary Jane is unapologetically fighting for freedom, women's empowerment and social equity for all in cannabis, standardizing the industry as a force for good," saidErik Murray, Founder of Rose Mary Jane.
  • To celebrate this new Portland location, the first 350 Rose Mary Jane customers will receive 10% off their first purchase, plus a Rose Mary Jane gift bag with assorted treats.

Port Houston Commission Meetings Notice

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 6:08pm

The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority will conduct its Regular Monthly Meeting on September 28, 2021 at 9:15 a.m. as a hybrid meeting.

Key Points: 
  • The Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority will conduct its Regular Monthly Meeting on September 28, 2021 at 9:15 a.m. as a hybrid meeting.
  • The Commissioners, executive leadership, and legal counsel will be present in the boardroom of the Port Authority Executive Office Building, located at 111 East Loop North, Houston, TX 77029.
  • The Pension and Benefits Committee will meet on Tuesday, September 21st at 10:00 a.m.
    Sign up for public comment is available up to an hour before the Port Commission Regular Monthly, Committee and Advisory Council meetings by contacting Erik Eriksson at eeriksson@porthouston.com or Liana Christian at lchristian@porthouston.com .
  • For more than 100 years, Port Houston has owned and operated the public wharves and terminals along the Houston Ship Channel the nations largest port for waterborne tonnage and an essential economic engine for the Houston region, the state of Texas, and the U.S. nation.

Southwest Airlines will fly from Ontario International Airport, CA, to Austin in 2022

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 5:00pm

"It is also another sign that ONT's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is well underway and gaining momentum."

Key Points: 
  • "It is also another sign that ONT's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic is well underway and gaining momentum."
  • Announcement of the new Southwest flights comes as ONT continues to experience an impressive pandemic recovery.
  • Ontario International Airport (ONT) is the fastest growing airport in the United States, according to Global Traveler, a leading publication for frequent fliers.
  • Located in the Inland Empire, ONT is approximately 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in the center of Southern California.

PLL 5-DAY DEADLINE ALERT: Hagens Berman Alerts Piedmont Lithium (PLL) Investors to Application Deadline in Securities Class Action, Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact Firm’s Attorneys Now

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:36pm

These events sent the price of Piedmont American Depository Shares sharply lower.

Key Points: 
  • These events sent the price of Piedmont American Depository Shares sharply lower.
  • Were focused on investors losses and proving Piedmont concealed known building permit and zoning risks posed by the Gaston County mine, said Reed Kathrein, the Hagens Berman partner leading the investigation.
  • If you invested in Piedmont Lithium and have significant losses, or have knowledge that may assist the firms investigation, click here to discuss your legal rights with Hagens Berman .
  • Hagens Berman is a national law firm with eight offices in eight cities around the country and over eighty attorneys.

Groundbreaking Kicks Off Construction of Innovative Affordable Housing Collaboration in Clayton County

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:37pm

ATLANTA, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction is now underway on a new affordable and 55+ community in unincorporated Stockbridge in Clayton County, just south of Atlanta, after a celebratory groundbreaking Sept. 10, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • ATLANTA, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction is now underway on a new affordable and 55+ community in unincorporated Stockbridge in Clayton County, just south of Atlanta, after a celebratory groundbreaking Sept. 10, 2021.
  • The development is the first in an alliance between the two organizations: Zimmerman Properties , an affordable housing builder and developer, and TriStar, an investment firm focused on commercial real estate and mission-based affordable housing funds.
  • Along with Summit Contracting Group , the two hosted the groundbreaking, which included representatives of the many municipal and public agencies who were part of the innovative collaboration.
  • Zion (3297 Mount Zion Road, Stockbridge, Georgia 30281) were Michael Bryant, Housing Authority of Clayton County; Tab Bullard, Zimmerman Properties; DeMont Davis, Clayton County Board of Education; Audrea Rease, Star-C Programs; Marjy Stagmeier, TriStar; Benjamin Straker, Sr., Clayton County Board of Education; and many others.

SALT Draws Record Vaccinated Audience to Hear Pandemic-Influenced Views from Top Global Financial & Tech Minds

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:10pm

Certainly, we've made a lot of progress on employment, a lot of progress on economic growth, but we have more work to do.

Key Points: 
  • Certainly, we've made a lot of progress on employment, a lot of progress on economic growth, but we have more work to do.
  • The next SALT event is tentatively slated to take place in Abu Dhabi in the first half of 2022.
  • SALT is a global thought leadership forum devoted to unlocking growth opportunities in finance, economics, entrepreneurship, public policy, technology, and philanthropy.
  • Visit www.salt.org to learn more or connect with @SALTConference on Twitter , Facebook , LinkedIn or Instagram or by using #SALTNY.

The Salvation Army Starts Giving Season 100 Days Before Christmas

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:01pm

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With the resurgence of the pandemic and just 100 days until Christmas, the organization is digging in for another challenging season of need.

Key Points: 
  • ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With the resurgence of the pandemic and just 100 days until Christmas, the organization is digging in for another challenging season of need.
  • As the nation's largest private provider of social services, The Salvation Army has been steadfast on the front lines of need to ensure hope marches on.
  • "The Salvation Army continues to serve families who had never needed our help before, so we're asking everyone to help this holiday season.
  • In the first-ever listing of "America's Favorite Charities" byThe Chronicle of Philanthropy,The Salvation Army ranked as the country'slargestprivately funded,direct-servicenonprofit.

Ontario International Airport passenger volumes increased 138% in August compared to 2020

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

"Ontario International continues to be a tremendous public asset for the Inland Empire as a safe, convenient and low-cost destination airport, as well as a spacious, modern hub for commercial freight activity," Loveridge added.

Key Points: 
  • "Ontario International continues to be a tremendous public asset for the Inland Empire as a safe, convenient and low-cost destination airport, as well as a spacious, modern hub for commercial freight activity," Loveridge added.
  • Ontario International Airport (ONT) is the fastest growing airport in the United States, according to Global Traveler, a leading publication for frequent fliers.
  • Located in the Inland Empire, ONT is approximately 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles in the center of Southern California.
  • It is a full-service airport which, before the coronavirus pandemic, offered nonstop commercial jet service to 26 major airports in the U.S., Mexico and Taiwan.More information is available at www.flyOntario.com .

Dr. Saeed Khan, Former Commissioner of the Jupiter Inlet Colony, on the Increased Popularity of the Town

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 5:31pm

Dr. Khan went past his profession to help build his community further by becoming a Commissioner for Jupiter Inlet Colony.

Key Points: 
  • Dr. Khan went past his profession to help build his community further by becoming a Commissioner for Jupiter Inlet Colony.
  • Jupiter Inlet Colony is a small town, with about 400+ people.
  • He's availble to speak with press on the recent popularity of the town of Jupiter.
  • For more information on Dr. Saeed Khan and his experience, please visit his LinkedIn profile at https://www.linkedin.com/in/saeed-khan-32752996 .