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Kansas City Power & Light District Welcomes Game Technology Studio Mythical Games

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Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 1:25am

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kansas City Power & Light District is excited to announce that Mythical Games, a next-generation game technology studio and leader in the growing play-and-earn games vertical, has chosen the Power & Light District to house its new office space. Mythical Games will join the ranks of a variety of other workspaces in the Power & Light District, including Spark Kansas City and H&R Block.

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  • KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kansas City Power & Light District is excited to announce that Mythical Games, a next-generation game technology studio and leader in the growing play-and-earn games vertical, has chosen the Power & Light District to house its new office space.
  • Mythical Games will join the ranks of a variety of other workspaces in the Power & Light District, including Spark Kansas City and H&R Block.
  • Mythical Games will take over a 16,000-square-foot space located on the west side of the Power & Light District at 1321 Baltimore Ave.
  • The Kansas City Power & Light District is a vibrant multi-city-block neighborhood in the heart of downtown Kansas City that is redefining the city from its skyline to its sidewalks.

Ayr Launching Adult-Use Cannabis Sales in the Heart of Boston’s Back Bay, the Company’s First Adult-Use Dispensary in Greater Boston

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 9:05pm

MIAMI and BOSTON, June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ayr Wellness Inc. (CSE: AYR.A, OTCQX: AYRWF) (Ayr or the Company), a leading vertically integrated U.S. multi-state cannabis operator, announced the opening of AYR in Back Bay, the Companys flagship dispensary in Boston.

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  • MIAMI and BOSTON, June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ayr Wellness Inc. (CSE: AYR.A, OTCQX: AYRWF) (Ayr or the Company), a leading vertically integrated U.S. multi-state cannabis operator, announced the opening of AYR in Back Bay, the Companys flagship dispensary in Boston.
  • Sales begin on Saturday, July 2nd at 10am ET, representing the Companys first adult-use retail sales in Massachusetts.
  • We are incredibly excited to open our first adult-use store in Massachusetts, particularly in the enviable location of Bostons Back Bay.
  • Sira Naturals d/b/a Ayr also recently received a final license from the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) to open AYR Watertown, its second Greater Boston adult-use cannabis dispensary.

InBody Pumps Up Blood Pressure Line with Addition of BPBIO 220 and BPBIO 250

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 8:00pm

CERRITOS, Calif., June 29, 2022  /PRNewswire/ -- Today, InBody is pleased to announce the release of two new professional-grade blood pressure monitors, the BPBIO 220 and the BPBIO 250.

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  • With the BPBIO 220 and BPBIO 250, the company hopes to bring increased accuracy and precision to blood pressure readings taken at medical facilities.
  • CERRITOS, Calif., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, InBody is pleased to announce the release of two new professional-grade blood pressure monitors, the BPBIO 220 and the BPBIO 250 .
  • The BPBIO 220 and BPBIO 250 are part of a new generation of blood pressure devices that meet updated mercury-free standards for use within the medical field.
  • To alleviate these concerns, the BPBIO 220 was designed to help the clinician accurately measure individual blood pressure manually using the auscultatory method.

Sedgwick highlights sustained support of ESG priorities

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 7:30pm

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sedgwick, a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions, announced its vision for corporate responsibility and shared the company's continued advancements in environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives across its operations.

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  • Heather Lawley, Sedgwick global head of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) and ESG,said, "Our ESG strategy reflects a methodical approach to leveraging key areas of importance to Sedgwick's business in order to make a meaningful difference in the world.
  • Operated for more than 50 years as a values-driven company committed to doing the right thing.
  • Sedgwick has also gone paperless at events and trade shows by leveraging more digital experiences, QR codes and plantable seed paper.
  • Sedgwick is a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions.

BIGG Digital Assets Inc. Subsidiary Netcoins Launches Four New Digital Assets: ADA, SOL, DOT and GALA

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 7:03pm

About BIGG Digital Assets Inc.

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  • About BIGG Digital Assets Inc.
    BIGG Digital Assets Inc. (BIGG) believes the future of crypto is a safe, compliant, and regulated environment.
  • BIGG has four portfolio companies: Netcoins (netcoins.ca), Blockchain Intelligence Group (blockchaingroup.io), TerraZero (terrazero.com) and Luxxfolio (luxxfolio.com).
  • Netcoins utilizes BitRank Verified software at the heart of its platform and facilitates crypto trading via a self-serve crypto brokerage portal at Netcoins.app.
  • Additionally, BIGG undertakes no obligation to comment on the expectations of, or statements made by, third parties in respect of the matters discussed above.

BOLDEN THERAPEUTICS RECEIVES $497,500 SBIR GRANT FROM THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING TO SUPPORT DEVELOPMENT OF ANTISENSE OLIGONUCLEOTIDES TO PROMOTE NEUROGENESIS

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 5:05pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bolden Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company developing first-in-class therapeutics to promote neurogenesis for the potential treatment of CNS illnesses, today announced being awarded a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) grant for $497,500 from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bolden Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company developing first-in-class therapeutics to promote neurogenesis for the potential treatment of CNS illnesses, today announced being awarded a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) grant for $497,500 from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health.
  • "This SBIR award from the NIA will further our development of our exon-skipping antisense oligonucleotide (ASO) candidates to modulate the expression of a genetically-validated target for increasing neurogenesis," said Johnny Page, Co-Founder and CEO of Bolden Therapeutics.
  • "With the support of these funds, we will be able to advance our ASO candidates in mouse models of Alzheimer's disease," said Anne Valat, Ph.D., Principal Scientist of Bolden Therapeutics and Principal Investigator of the SBIR grant.
  • The company is developing antisense oligonucleotides to modulate this genetically-validated target.

Ipsos launches cutting-edge UX lab in downtown Chicago

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 5:04pm

CHICAGO, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ipsos, a global leader in market and consumer research, has launched the Ipsos Experience Lab: a state-of-the-art User Experience (UX) facility designed to meet any client research need, from focus groups and interviews to device tests and simulations.

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  • CHICAGO, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ipsos, a global leader in market and consumer research, has launched the Ipsos Experience Lab: a state-of-the-art User Experience (UX) facility designed to meet any client research need, from focus groups and interviews to device tests and simulations.
  • The Ipsos Experience Lab prioritizes the comfort of clients and participants, with ample seating, lockers, and refreshments.
  • The centerpiece of the UX lab, a large multipurpose room, was built with extra-wide doors to accommodate oversize equipment and plumbing for appliance testing.
  • The UX lab also offers smaller research rooms for 1-1 interviews, and observation spaces where large monitors can provide a video feed from any other room in the lab.

Betterworks Announces New Vice President, HR Transformation

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 5:00pm

MENLO PARK, Calif., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Betterworks, the leader in modern performance management software, recently welcomed Jamie Aitken as its new Vice President, HR Transformation. In this position, Aitken will support Betterworks customers with innovative strategies to improve talent management practices, employee engagement, and culture. As a thought leader with a proven track record of managing change and producing measurable business results, Aitken's deep experience as an HR practitioner will help Betterworks' go-to-market team continue to build and execute on a vision that reflects where today's leaders are heading.

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  • MENLO PARK, Calif., June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Betterworks, the leader in modern performance management software, recently welcomed Jamie Aitken as its new Vice President, HR Transformation.
  • In this position, Aitken will support Betterworks customers with innovative strategies to improve talent management practices, employee engagement, and culture.
  • "I am very excited to join Betterworks as its new Vice President of HR Transformation.
  • Unlike monolithic legacy HR technology, Betterworks' lightweight and enterprise-ready SaaS solutions for check-ins, feedback, employee engagement, and recognition are built to scale for businesses of all sizes.

2022 Solano County Fair Makes Hay with “Bales of Fun”

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 4:00pm

One of the many aspects of the 2022 Solano County Fair for which I think we have reason to be both proud of and grateful for is the annual Fun for All Day on Friday, June 17, said Mike Ioakimedes, the Executive Director of the Solano County Fair Association.

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  • One of the many aspects of the 2022 Solano County Fair for which I think we have reason to be both proud of and grateful for is the annual Fun for All Day on Friday, June 17, said Mike Ioakimedes, the Executive Director of the Solano County Fair Association.
  • Working collectively with the Solano County Board of Supervisors, the Solano County Fair Board of Directors will be finalizing dates for the 2023 Solano County Fair in the coming months.
  • After two, long, digital years away, the Solano County Fair is back, live and in-person, at the Solano County Fairgrounds in Vallejo, June 16 - 19.
  • Bales of Fun is the theme for the 2022 Solano County Fair, the 73rd year in a row that Solano County has celebrated the very special place that we all call home.

Daikin Applied Americas' CEO Mike Schwartz Announces His Retirement

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 3:39pm

MINNEAPOLIS, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Daikin Applied Americas announced today that President and CEO Mike Schwartz intends to retire from his position at the end of August.

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  • MINNEAPOLIS, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Daikin Applied Americas announced today that President and CEO Mike Schwartz intends to retire from his position at the end of August.
  • Mr. Schwartz has been the president and CEO of Daikin Applied Americas (DAA), a member of Daikin Industries, Ltd., since September 2011.
  • Mr. Schwartz's success was recognized with a position on the board of parent company, Daikin Industries, Ltd., in 2019.
  • Daikin Applied, a member of Daikin Industries, Ltd., designs and manufactures advanced commercial and industrial HVAC systems for customers around the world.