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Hyundai Motor Group Outlines Plans to Accelerate New Economy through Smart Mobility Solutions

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

The Group delivered its Smart City vision for mobility, logistics and energy to global leaders and decision-makers at the Bloomberg New Economy Forum (The Forum) in Singapore, Nov. 14-17

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  • The Group delivered its Smart City vision for mobility, logistics and energy to global leaders and decision-makers at the Bloomberg New Economy Forum (The Forum) in Singapore, Nov. 14-17
    Hyeyoung Kim, VP of the Smart City Innovation Group, delivered the Group's vision for how smart mobility and logistics can fulfill the promise of smart cities
    Marc Raibert, Executive Director of Hyundai-backed AI Institute, spoke on the benefits that smarter robots can offer humanity
    SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) presented its vision to accelerate the new economy through smart mobility solutions, such as its Smart City concept and advances in robotics and AI, at the 2022 Bloomberg New Economy Forum (The Forum) in Singapore, Nov. 14-17.
  • Hosted by Michael R. Bloomberg, the fifth annual Forum's guiding theme was 'Lighting a path through the storm.'
  • For its part in the event, the Group chose the theme 'Hyundai accelerates the new economy through its smart mobility solutions,' encapsulating its unique strengths as a smart mobility and logistics solutions provider for Smart Cities, and a pioneer of robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies.
  • Kim also shared the Group's progress in developing logistics solutions and highlighted how its groundbreaking technologies and services will bring greater levels of efficiency, convenience and sustainability to Smart Cities.

Delta's Ed Bastian and MediaLink's Michael Kassan to Keynote at CES 2023

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)® today announced its CES® 2023 C Space keynote conversation, featuring Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian and MediaLink founder and CEO Michael E. Kassan. The keynote, "Building Connection & Community in a Non-Stop World," will explore how successful consumer brands are combining technology with ingenuity to engage dedicated followers and create superfans.

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) today announced its CES 2023 C Space keynote conversation, featuring Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian and MediaLink founder and CEO Michael E. Kassan.
  • CTA announced its CES 2023 C Space keynote conversation features Delta CEO Ed Bastian and MediaLink CEO Michael Kassan.
  • "We're thrilled to welcome Ed and Michael back to the keynote stage to share their perspectives."
  • Bastian is a familiar face at CES, having delivered the first keynote remarks by an airline executive at CES 2020.

Capstone Companies Ranks No. 1,636 on the 2022 Inc. 5000 Annual List

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second time, Capstone Companies appears on the Inc. 5000 annual list, ranking number 1,636 with three-year revenue growth of 382.8% percent.

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  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second time, Capstone Companies appears on the Inc. 5000 annual list, ranking number 1,636 with three-year revenue growth of 382.8% percent.
  • The annual Inc. 5000 list is one the most prestigious rankings of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
  • The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most dynamic segmentits independent small businesses.
  • Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

THE AMERICAN ADVERTISING FEDERATION (AAF), TOGETHER WITH IHEARTMEDIA AND KNOWN, LAUNCH NEW PODCAST SERIES, "FUTURE LEGENDS OF ADVERTISING"

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Advertising Federation (AAF), the "unifying voice for advertising," announced today the launch of a new podcast series – "Future Legends of Advertising" – co-produced by iHeartMedia and Known. The podcast is being launched on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the AAF Advertising Hall of Achievement (AHOA) and will pair advertising luminaries with this year's AHOA inductees in an eight-part series that will explore issues of interest to the industry.  Among the topics to be explored:  branded content, data science, DEI and social impact, the war for talent, public service, the future of the CMO and more. 

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  • WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Advertising Federation (AAF), the "unifying voice for advertising," announced today the launch of a new podcast series "Future Legends of Advertising" co-produced by iHeartMedia and Known.
  • Season one of the eight-part series will debut today, concurrent with this year's 30th anniversary induction ceremonies for the AAF Advertising Hall of Achievement.
  • The new 'Future Legends of Advertising' podcast series will bring both of these promises to life."
  • Established in 1905, the American Advertising Federation ( https://aaf.org ) acts as the "Unifying Voice for Advertising."

Akeyless raises $65M to provide Secrets Management as-a-Service for DevOps and multi-cloud environments

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

NEW YORK and TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Akeyless, the leading SaaS-based Secrets Management Platform for securing DevOps and IT workloads within hybrid and multi-cloud environments, today announced $65 million in series B funding, bringing the total funding to date to $80 million. The round was led by NGP Capital, with participation from existing investors Team8 Capital and Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP). In addition, the company announced that Mike Christenson, the former COO & President of New Relic and CA Technologies, has joined as an investor and board member.

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  • "Existing secrets management solutions don't meet the current needs of enterprises," said Oded Hareven, CEO and co-founder of Akeyless.
  • Akeyless is the only platform to offer a true zero-knowledge Secrets Management as-a-Service solution.
  • Akeyless centralizes the management and security of secrets across multi-cloud and DevOps environments.
  • Akeyless stores customer secrets and makes them easily accessible in all their environments, while its patented Distributed Fragments Cryptography (DFC) technology makes the secrets inaccessible to anyone besides the customer Akeyless included.

WOW! Executives Take Top Spots on Institutional Investor's 2023 All-America Executive Team Rankings for Excellent Leadership

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband services provider, today announced three of its leaders were recognized by Institutional Investor in their 2023 All-America Executive Team rankings.

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  • Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband services provider, today announced three of its leaders were recognized by Institutional Investor in their 2023 All-America Executive Team rankings.
  • To select the members of their 2023 All-America Executive Team list, Institutional Investor surveyed more than 3,100 money managers and buy-side analysts and over 330 sell-side researchers at securities firms and financial institutions.
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Streamline Scientific and UroGPO Form Partnership to Offer Physician Office Lab Implementation and Consulting Services of PCR Technologies for UroGPO Members

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

"This partnership is a seamless extension of our mission at Streamline Scientific," Streamline Scientific's CEO Ted Kramm said.

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  • "This partnership is a seamless extension of our mission at Streamline Scientific," Streamline Scientific's CEO Ted Kramm said.
  • The experts at Streamline Scientific provide end-to-end consultation services for physician practices and reference labs across the country as they implement in-house PCR labs.
  • Streamline Scientific is a team of medical doctors and scientists working to simplify the delivery of molecular technologies.
  • As experts in PCR in-house lab setup and operation, their consulting services provide an end-to-end implementation solution for physician practices and reference labs nationwide.

China International Digital Economy Expo 2022 opens in Hebei

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

SHIJIAZHUANG, China, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A report from Great Wall New Media:

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  • SHIJIAZHUANG, China, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A report from Great Wall New Media:
    China International Digital Economy Expo 2022 (CIDEE), an international expo on the digital economy kicked off on Wednesday in Shijiazhuang, the capital of north China's Hebei Province.
  • The three-day expo are scheduled to showcase, promote and exchange the latest cutting-edge international and domestic information and digital technologies, products, services and business models in the field of digital economy, such as big data, artificial intelligence and 5G.
  • Meanwhile, it will explore into the new development trends and how to direct the global digital economy toward high-end, internationalization, specialization and industrialization.
  • As the digital economy is booming in China, the Expo is of great importance in deepening exchanges and cooperation and holds out great prospects in exploring ways on how to share the achievements in the development of the digital economy to better benefit the people of the whole world.

Gamelancer records $343,045 in monthly recurring OTT video revenue in the month of October

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

With custom video featuring Roblox, Minecraft, GTA, and other lifestyle content,Gamelancer now produces15 custom video content series' featured on various OTT video platforms, with recently acquired JoyBox Media launching 2 OTT video content series in the month of October.

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  • With custom video featuring Roblox, Minecraft, GTA, and other lifestyle content,Gamelancer now produces15 custom video content series' featured on various OTT video platforms, with recently acquired JoyBox Media launching 2 OTT video content series in the month of October.
  • Gamelancer submits in-house produced video series to OTT platforms, who then broadcast Gamelancer video on their platform for subscribers to watch.
  • Gamelancer receives a 50/50 revenue share on ad sales with the OTT platform broadcasting the content.
  • Our audience increasingly views our video content on subscription-based OTT platforms, which charge viewers a fee and generate advertising revenue, providing Gamelancer with a monthly recurring revenue stream.

Cathay FHC Delivers for Businesses, People, and the Planet

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

TAIPEI, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The 27th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change—COP27—called for more commitments and aggressive action on an array of issues critical to tackling our current climate emergency. As world-leaders, negotiators, civil groups, climate activists, and CEOs met in Sharm el-Sheikh from November 6 to 18, Cathay Financial Holdings (Cathay FHC) invited people with resources from around the world—from the industrial, governmental, and academic sectors—to take urgent action to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, build resilience, adapt to the inevitable impact of climate change, and deliver on commitments to finance climate action in nature and developing regions.

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  • Cathay FHC recognizes that "speed and scope" are important in a unified effort to fighting climate change.
  • Hong-Tu Tsai, the chairman of Cathay FHC, was invited to open the 2022 WCF Investment COP with a keynote speech.
  • Chang-Ken Lee, president of Cathay FHC, also joined a WCS/Investment COP highlighted session entitled "Enabling Climate Solutions of Tomorrow."
  • With an event like this, Cathay FHC hopes to accompany and guide peopleespecially in the business sectorin identifying paths to sustainability.