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Astra appoints Axel Martinez as CFO effective in November 2022

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Friday, September 30, 2022

Astra Space, Inc. (Astra) (Nasdaq: ASTR), a provider of space products and launch services to the global space industry, announced the appointment of Axel Martinez to Chief Financial Officer, effective the day after the filing of our quarterly report in November 2022.

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  • Astra Space, Inc. (Astra) (Nasdaq: ASTR), a provider of space products and launch services to the global space industry, announced the appointment of Axel Martinez to Chief Financial Officer, effective the day after the filing of our quarterly report in November 2022.
  • Axel is a talented and experienced finance executive that will be an invaluable addition to our management team, said Chris Kemp, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Astra.
  • In his most recent roles, Martinez served as Chief Financial Officer at Virgin Hyperloop One and Veev Group Inc. two growth technology companies.
  • Kelyn Brannon will transition her responsibilities and remain CFO through the effective date of Martinez appointment.

Michael Bachrodt Joins kWh Analytics as Chief Operating Officer to Scale Insurance For Our Climate

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

kWh Analytics, a leading provider of Climate Insurance for renewable energy assets, announced that it has named Michael Bachrodt as the companys new Chief Operating Officer.

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  • kWh Analytics, a leading provider of Climate Insurance for renewable energy assets, announced that it has named Michael Bachrodt as the companys new Chief Operating Officer.
  • kWh Analytics has also recently been recognized on FinTech Globals ESGFinTech100 list for their data and climate insurance innovations.
  • Were entering an exciting new phase as we continue to scale and launch new products that support the energy transition, said Jason Kaminsky, CEO of kWh Analytics.
  • Michael's combination of insurance and renewable energy finance expertise and considerable executive leadership experience makes him a perfect fit for kWh Analytics.

Shaklee Enters New Beauty & Wellness Category with Launch of Clean Anti-Aging Body Care Line

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaklee, a leading wellness company, announced today the introduction of its clean, anti-aging body care collection – Shaklee Body. Backed by the brand's foundation of clinically proven results and its pioneering history in nutrition, Shaklee Body is designed to deliver nutrition for the skin from the outside in.

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  • PLEASANTON, Calif., Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaklee , a leading wellness company, announced today the introduction of its clean, anti-aging body care collection Shaklee Body.
  • Shaklee Body is a highly effective, clean, and accessible anti-aging solution for those who are looking to improve the health of their skin,"said Roger Barnett, Chairman and CEO, Shaklee Corporation.
  • "At Shaklee, we've been pioneers in the nutrition category for more than 65 years and are proud to bring our scientific and natural approach to wellnessand create a clinically tested, anti-aging body care line that embraces the highest level of clean beauty standards."
  • Shaklee Body exceeds clean beauty standards, formulating without more than 2,500 ingredients that are potentially harmful to our personal health or the health of the environment.

Blue Health Intelligence Names Divya Srungaram to Spearhead Product Management

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Health Intelligence® (BHI®) – a leading healthcare data and analytics firm – has appointed Divya Srungaram as Vice President, Product Management. Srungaram will oversee all aspects of developing and commercializing BHI's innovative national account and employer products and position the company for sustainable growth.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Blue Health Intelligence(BHI) aleadinghealthcaredataandanalytics firm has appointed Divya Srungaram as Vice President, Product Management.
  • Srungaram will oversee all aspects of developing and commercializing BHI's innovative national account and employer products and position the company for sustainable growth.
  • As a leader of BHI's Product team, she will oversee the strategy, development, commercialization, and cross-functionalexecutionof employer solutionsthatdrivevalueandstrengthenthe organization's position in the market.
  • Blue Health Intelligence empowers health plans, providers, employers, and life science organizations to drive innovation and achieve measurable outcomes.

QS Global MBA & Business Master's Rankings 2023

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

LONDON, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- QS Quacquarelli Symonds, Graduate Management Education analysts, released their annual suite of rankings naming the world's premier study destinations for aspiring future business leaders. The evaluation includes the QS Global Full-Time MBA Rankings and a series of Business Master's Rankings, providing insight to those wishing to undertake a course of study in a career-enhancing qualification in high demand among employers. For the third consecutive year, Stanford GSB's full-time MBA has been named the world's #1, followed by Harvard Business School (2nd) and The Wharton School (3rd).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- QS Quacquarelli Symonds, Graduate Management Education analysts, released their annual suite of rankings naming the world's premier study destinations for aspiring future business leaders.
  • The evaluation includes the QS Global Full-Time MBA Rankings and a series of Business Master's Rankings , providing insight to those wishing to undertake a course of study in a career-enhancing qualification in high demand among employers.
  • For the third consecutive year, Stanford GSB's full-time MBA has been named the world's #1, followed by Harvard Business School (2nd) and The Wharton School (3rd).

QS Global MBA & Business Master's Rankings 2023

Retrieved on: 
Thursday, September 29, 2022

LONDON, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- QS Quacquarelli Symonds, Graduate Management Education analysts, released their annual suite of rankings naming the world's premier study destinations for aspiring future business leaders. The evaluation includes the QS Global Full-Time MBA Rankings and a series of Business Master's Rankings, providing insight to those wishing to undertake a course of study in a career-enhancing qualification in high demand among employers. For the third consecutive year, Stanford GSB's full-time MBA has been named the world's #1, followed by Harvard Business School (2nd) and The Wharton School (3rd).

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- QS Quacquarelli Symonds, Graduate Management Education analysts, released their annual suite of rankings naming the world's premier study destinations for aspiring future business leaders.
  • The evaluation includes the QS Global Full-Time MBA Rankings and a series of Business Master's Rankings , providing insight to those wishing to undertake a course of study in a career-enhancing qualification in high demand among employers.
  • For the third consecutive year, Stanford GSB's full-time MBA has been named the world's #1, followed by Harvard Business School (2nd) and The Wharton School (3rd).

Maurice Taylor Appointed to NerdWallet's Board of Directors

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Maurice will also serve as a member of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.

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  • Maurice will also serve as a member of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.
  • Maurice has extensive experience working in public equity investing and capital markets across a wide range of sectors including technology, software, consumer and healthcare.
  • Prior to joining Alyeska in 2015, Maurice served as an Equity Research Analyst at Millennium Management as well as an Investment Banking Associate at J.P. Morgan.
  • NerdWallet is relentlessly committed to providing financial clarity and has taken a step toward helping consumers get access to equitable financial products, said Maurice Taylor.

Wellness Workdays Delivers Health Coaching and Mental Health Support to Casco Bay Steel

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

HINGHAM, Mass., Sep. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Thursday, September 29, 2022 –Wellness Workdays, a leading provider of workplace wellness programs, has been selected by Casco Bay Steel to implement a comprehensive well-being program for the company's employees. The initiative includes health promotion activities for employees; fun, inspiring wellness events; and an onsite health coach who provides one-on-one coaching and engages employees in educational and wellness activities.

Key Points: 
  • Wellness Workdays, a leading provider of workplace wellness programs, has been selected by Casco Bay Steel to implement a comprehensive well-being program for the company's employees.
  • HINGHAM, Mass., Sep. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Thursday, September 29, 2022 Wellness Workdays, a leading provider of workplace wellness programs, has been selected by Casco Bay Steel to implement a comprehensive well-being program for the company's employees.
  • The initiative includes health promotion activities for employees; fun, inspiring wellness events; and an onsite health coach who provides one-on-one coaching and engages employees in educational and wellness activities.
  • Wellness Workdays' onsite health coach is committed to earning the trust of Casco Bay Steel employees and has undergone extensive training in employee outreach, motivational interviewing, and other techniques to help overcome any resistance to coaching.

Pureboost, Amazon’s #1 Selling Clean Energy Drink, Raises Over $2M+ Within Hours of Launching Community Round to the Public on Wefunder’s Community Investment Platform

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

With over 20,000+ 5-star reviews and a 45% reorder rate on Amazon, the crash-free, and jitter-free clean energy drink is on track to reach $100M in sales by 2026.

Key Points: 
  • With over 20,000+ 5-star reviews and a 45% reorder rate on Amazon, the crash-free, and jitter-free clean energy drink is on track to reach $100M in sales by 2026.
  • It also launched at Costco.com and in select Walmart stores this month, and will be at Walgreens in the fall of 2022.
  • Another Co-Founder, Sean Ross, managed the worlds largest sports nutrition brand and oversaw the production of over $1B+ worth of products.
  • Pureboost is open to accredited and non-accredited investors with a minimum investment of $250 on Wefunder .

Arctaris Impact Investors Completes Additional Growth Equity Investment in Up To Date Laundry, Sustaining Quality Jobs in Baltimore

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Arctaris Impact Investors, LLC (Arctaris) is pleased to announce a follow-on growth equity investment in Up To Date Laundry (UTD).

Key Points: 
  • Arctaris Impact Investors, LLC (Arctaris) is pleased to announce a follow-on growth equity investment in Up To Date Laundry (UTD).
  • In March 2021, Arctaris made an initial investment in UTD to aid the companys continued growth and expansion.
  • The almost $14 million Arctaris investment in UTD is the cornerstone of the $25 million Arctaris Phase I Baltimore Program.
  • Arctaris Impact Investors, LLC is a Boston-based impact investment firm with experience spanning more than 13 years over seven funds.