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FinOps Foundation Announces Spot by NetApp as Premier Member

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Tuesday, May 17, 2022 - 1:30pm

PORTLAND, Ore., May 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The FinOps Foundation, a part of The Linux Foundation's non-profit technology consortium and focused on advancing the people and practice of cloud financial management, announced that global cloud-led, data-centric software company, NetApp's cloud automation and optimization technology for CloudOps, Spot by NetApp, as a Premier Member. Spot by NetApp joining the foundation is a natural extension of the company's mission to make it possible for companies to get the most out of their cloud investments through world-class CloudOps.

Key Points: 
  • As part of Spot by NetApp's Premier Membership, Jon Bock, Vice President of Marketing at Spot by NetApp, will join the FinOps Governing Board as a voting member to help craft Foundation strategy and direction.
  • "We are excited to join the FinOps Foundation as a Premier Member and look forward to accelerating the continued development and evolution of FinOps practices," said Bock.
  • "By adding Spot by NetApp as a Premier Member, the FinOps Foundation continues to build a dynamic ecosystem of service providers that will help make it easier for more companies to adopt FinOps best practices," said J.R. Storment, Executive Director of the FinOps Foundation.
  • Like the FinOps Foundation, Spot by NetApp is helping these organizations turn FinOps best practices into reality to achieve these goals," said Anthony Lye, Executive Vice President and General Manager at NetApp.

Calliditas Therapeutics Launches an Online Patient Platform

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Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 1:00pm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calliditas Therapeutics AB (Nasdaq: CALT, Nasdaq Stockholm: CALTX) (Calliditas) today announced the launch of IgAN Connect, a new online platform to provide resources to people living with IgA nephropathy, or IgAN, a chronic autoimmune disease.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, Sweden, May 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calliditas Therapeutics AB (Nasdaq: CALT, Nasdaq Stockholm: CALTX) (Calliditas) today announced the launch of IgAN Connect, a new online platform to provide resources to people living with IgA nephropathy, or IgAN, a chronic autoimmune disease.
  • Bonnie Schneider, Director and Co-Founder of the IgA Nephropathy Foundation of America commented, IgA nephropathy is a complicated disease that can leave individuals with many unanswered questions.
  • With the launch of IgAN Connect, I am grateful that individuals will have even more resources to embark on this journey.
  • Calliditas common shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm (ticker: CALTX) and its American Depositary Shares are listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market (ticker: CALT).

GROUNDBREAKING BLACK-OWNED INVESTMENT BANKING FIRM SIEBERT WILLIAMS SHANK & CO. TO BE PRESENTED WITH THE INAUGURAL EARL GRAVES SR. VISIONARY AWARD AT THE BLACK ENTERPRISE ENTREPRENEURS SUMMIT IN PHILADELPHIA

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Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 8:15pm

NEW YORK, May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- black enterprise, the nation's No. 1 Black digital media brand, will bring back its national Entrepreneurs Summit as an in-person event in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, May 18–20. The Entrepreneurs Summit is well established as the premier annual event dedicated to the success of Black entrepreneurs and the growth, profitability, and wealth-creation potential of Black-owned businesses. In partnership with Host sponsor Nationwide, Black Enterprise will feature high-engagement elements maximizing real-time, peer-to-peer learning, coaching, mentorship, and networking opportunities for attendees.

Key Points: 
  • 1 Black digital media brand, will bring back its national Entrepreneurs Summit as an in-person event in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, May 1820.
  • The Entrepreneurs Summit is well established as the premier annual event dedicated to the success of Black entrepreneurs and the growth, profitability, and wealth-creation potential of Black-owned businesses.
  • In partnership with Host sponsor Nationwide, Black Enterprise will feature high-engagement elements maximizing real-time, peer-to-peer learning, coaching, mentorship, and networking opportunities for attendees.
  • The Visionary Award is named for Earl Graves, the iconic founder of black enterprise magazine, who died on April 6, 2020.

We Buy Houses Miami FL™, Sell House Fast Miami, Florida Cash Home Buyers Offer More Cash for Homes in Miami and US Than Previous Year, According To Reports

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 4:15pm

MIAMI, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- We Buy Houses Miami FL™, Florida cash home buyers and "sell your house fast for cash" companies in Miami and around the US bought more houses for cash in Miami and around the US in 2021 than in previous years, according to reports on 2021 home investment and cash home buyers in Miami, Florida and nationwide. According to a National Association of Realtors® website, Local Cash Home Buyers and Nationwide iBuyers "cash sales accounted for 23% of existing-home sales" by July 2021 and trended upward from there.

Key Points: 
  • WeBuyHousesMiamiFl.com and Cash Home Buyers in Florida and throughout the US "cash sales accounted for 23% of existing-home sales" by July 2021 and tracked upward later in the year, according to reports.
  • MIAMI, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- We Buy Houses Miami FL , Florida cash home buyers and "sell your house fast for cash" companies in Miami and around the US bought more houses for cash in Miami and around the US in 2021 than in previous years, according to reports on 2021 home investment and cash home buyers in Miami, Florida and nationwide.
  • According to a National Association of Realtors website, Local Cash Home Buyers and Nationwide iBuyers "cash sales accounted for 23% of existing-home sales" by July 2021 and trended upward from there.
  • For a home seller looking to sell a house fast, the data suggests that well funded cash buyer companies were a choice that many home sellers made.

Brad Paisley Hits the Road Again With Release of American Highway ReserveⓇ Route 2

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 3:00pm

Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220510005211/en/
    Global country music superstar Brad Paisley makes it a double this spring with the launch of American Highway Reserve Route 2, the second release from his premium bourbon.
  • Route 2 toured the country along with Brad Paisley during the summer of 2021.
  • Bourbon is like a song: the more life it has lived on its journey, the deeper the story, the richer it becomes, said Paisley.
  • American Highway Route 2 is presented at 98 proof and offered at an SRP of $99.99.

Busting Stereotypes: Millennials Take Control of their Finances

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 2:00pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Millennial generation (aged 26-41) has been pegged with stereotypes of careless spending and saving habits since the early 2010s. However, with the oldest members of this generation now entering their 40s, they are busting out-of-date perceptions by applying what they've learned after living through past financial crises.

Key Points: 
  • Nearly eight in ten (79%) Millennials are concerned about a U.S. economic recession, compared to 71% of Generation X and 63% of Baby Boomers.
  • Despite high levels of concerns, Millennials feel more prepared to address unforeseen events than their older counterparts.
  • More than half of Millennials (56%) are confident in their ability to protect their finances and investments should another crisis occur, compared to only 43% of Generation X and 33% of Baby Boomers.
  • "Compared to other generations, Millennials have lived through more formative events, including three significant financial crises, in a short time span.

Curaleaf Expands Retail Presence in Florida with Three New Dispensaries

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Friday, May 6, 2022 - 1:00pm

WAKEFIELD, Mass., May 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA / OTCQX: CURLF) ("Curaleaf" or the "Company"), a leading international provider of consumer products in cannabis, today announced plans to open three new dispensaries in Florida over the coming weeks. Curaleaf's latest expansion will increase the Company's retail footprint to 50 dispensaries in the Sunshine State and 133 locations nationwide.

Key Points: 
  • Curaleaf's latest expansion will increase the Company's retail footprint to 50 dispensaries in the Sunshine State and 133 locations nationwide.
  • Curaleaf Bradenton East, located at 4227 E SR 64, is an expansive, 5,000-square-foot retail facility that joins Curaleaf Bradenton as the second dispensary in the Central Florida town.
  • The 3,156 square-foot storefront joins Curaleaf Orlando East and Curaleaf Orlando South as the Company's third location in Orange County, Florida.
  • "Through our latest retail locations in Bradenton East, Tampa Midtown and Orlando University, Curaleaf has successfully opened eight new dispensaries across Florida in 2022 so far.

Stretch Zone Flexes on Franchising in 2022

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Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 7:43pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A movement unlike any other is stretching across America.

Key Points: 
  • Already, the emergent Stretch Zone has distanced itself from others within the highly competitive wellness and franchise industry categories.
  • Now, we want everyone to experience the benefits Stretch Zone has to offer clients, even as soon as after just one stretch."
  • Through the support of Stretch Zone Master Trainers, each practitioner is an expert at the Stretch Zone Method to provide clients with exceptionable service and support.
  • As a pioneer within the health and wellness space, Stretch Zone uses its patented Stretch Zone Stabilization System to aid in increased mobility and muscle function.

Erie Insurance announces senior leadership appointments and promotions

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Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 3:34pm

ERIE, Pa., May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Erie Insurance (NASDAQ: ERIE) today announced a series of new senior leadership appointments and promotions within the company's Personal Products, Experience, Law and Internal Audit areas.

Key Points: 
  • Leaders named for key Personal Products and Experience roles; promotions announced within Law and Internal Audit
    ERIE, Pa., May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Erie Insurance (NASDAQ: ERIE) today announced a series of new senior leadership appointments and promotions within the company's Personal Products, Experience, Law and Internal Audit areas.
  • Sapan Patel will return to ERIE to become senior vice president, Experience, effective May 16.
  • Prior to joining ERIE, Nealon was in private practice, where he gained extensive civil litigation experience with an emphasis on insurance litigation.
  • Pesta joined the company as the Internal Audit leader in 2018.For 15 years prior to joining ERIE, she held various leadership positions at Nationwide Insurance.

Nationwide Homes to Participate in May 10th Grand Opening of Martinsville’s Award-Winning Five Points Neighborhood

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Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 1:00pm

Nationwide Homes partnered with a diverse list of local, state and national organizations to build the Five Points neighborhood.

Key Points: 
  • Nationwide Homes partnered with a diverse list of local, state and national organizations to build the Five Points neighborhood.
  • The Five Points project comprises homes designed to be starting points to help alleviate housing challenges that many families face.
  • What: Grand Opening Five Points Neighborhood (Martinsville, Virginia)
    Where: 601 W. Church St., Martinsville, Virginia 24112 (if using GPS, 619 W. Church St., Martinsville, Virginia 24112)
    Who: Management from Nationwide Homes and their partners will attend.
  • @NationwideHms, a @cavcoindustries brand, to participate in May 10th #grandopening for Martinsvilles award-winning Five Points Neighborhood #manufacturedhousing #construction #manufacturing #Cavco #jobs #hiring; #employment.