American Dream

Integrity Expands Mission to Serve All Americans by Partnering with Insurance Marketplace Agency

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

 DALLAS, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), a leading distributor of life and health insurance, and provider of wealth management and retirement planning solutions, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Insurance Marketplace Agency, an independent marketing organization ("IMO") based in Portland, Oregon. As part of the acquisition, Dianne Faligowski, CEO of Insurance Marketplace Agency, will become a Managing Partner at Integrity. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

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  • As part of the acquisition, Dianne Faligowski, CEO of Insurance Marketplace Agency, will become a Managing Partner at Integrity.
  • She founded Insurance Marketplace Agency shortly thereafter to provide Medicare and health insurance marketplace products in the Pacific Northwest.
  • I'm proud to be welcoming Dianne and all the Insurance Marketplace Agency team members into our Integrity family."
  • "Our agency consists of thoughtful, committed individuals with a fierce desire to serve and protect our clients," explained Dianne Faligowski, CEO of Insurance Marketplace Agency.

Better Surpasses $100B in Mortgages Funded for American Families

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Monday, October 3, 2022

Better, a leading digital homeownership company, today announced it has surpassed $100 Billion in mortgages financed for American families.

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  • Better, a leading digital homeownership company, today announced it has surpassed $100 Billion in mortgages financed for American families.
  • We are committed to building upon this, so that we can ultimately make every American family's homeownership journey cheaper, faster, easier, just plain Better.
  • Founded in 2016, Better is the leading online homeownership company whose affiliates make mortgage, real estate, title and homeowners insurance services cheaper, faster and easier for American families.
  • Since launch, Better Mortgage has funded over $100B in home loans, Better Cover and Better Settlement Services provided over $22B in insurance coverage and Better Real Estate completed over $2B in real estate transaction volume.

Lady M Partners with Memorial Sloan Kettering for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Monday, October 3, 2022

NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Lady M Confections, creator of the world-famous Mille Crêpes, announced it will be donating 100% of proceeds from Pink Éclairs sales throughout the month of October (10/1 – 10/31) to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for Breast Cancer Research.

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  • Throughout the Month of October, Lady M Will Donate 100% of Proceeds From Pink clairs in NYC and LA to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for Breast Cancer Research
    NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Lady M Confections , creator of the world-famous Mille Crpes, announced it will be donating 100% of proceeds from Pink clairs sales throughout the month of October (10/1 10/31) to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for Breast Cancer Research.
  • "We're proud to support Memorial Sloan Kettering's Breast Cancer Awareness research during the month of October," said Lady M CEO Ken Romaniszyn.
  • "Our firstLady M boutique we opened was in the Upper East Side, where the majority of Memorial Sloan Kettering's locations reside, which make this initiative especially important to us.
  • This partnership will help to raise awareness and funds for Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Lady M is thrilled to be a part of this charitable initiative."

New Poll: Voters Prioritize Pandemic Prevention, Express Concerns Over Artificial Intelligence

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

Fully 81% of voters say it is important that we take steps now to prepare for future pandemics.

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  • Fully 81% of voters say it is important that we take steps now to prepare for future pandemics.
  • Voters believe the federal government's unprecedented spending in response to the COVID pandemic is a major contributor to our growing national debt.
  • Consequently, voters believe that planning ahead will help leaders address future pandemics in a more fiscally responsible manner.
  • 2) The future of artificial intelligence raises significant concerns.

M.D.C. HOLDINGS ANNOUNCES 2022 THIRD QUARTER EARNINGS RELEASE SCHEDULE AND CONFERENCE CALL

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

DENVER, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC), one of the nation's leading homebuilders, will release its 2022 third quarter earnings before the market opens on Thursday, October 27, 2022.

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  • DENVER, Sept. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC), one of the nation's leading homebuilders, will release its 2022 third quarter earnings before the market opens on Thursday, October 27, 2022.
  • The live teleconference will be available by calling 844-757-5733 and requesting to join the M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. conference call.
  • A replay of the teleconference will be available through October 4, 2022 by calling 877-344-7529 and entering Access Code # 7154118.
  • M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "MDC."

Leading the way through innovation and hard work, Nitrex part of the 'American Dream' series on Bloomberg and Amazon Prime

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

MONTREAL, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Nitrex Metal Inc.("Nitrex") is pleased to announce that it has been selected for the "American Dream" series airing on Bloomberg and Amazon Prime.

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  • MONTREAL, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Nitrex Metal Inc.("Nitrex") is pleased to announce that it has been selected for the "American Dream" series airing on Bloomberg and Amazon Prime.
  • "We are pleased to share our journey and challenges with the American Dream series to inspire and motivate other entrepreneurs."
  • Close to 40 years ago Nitrex started out with the idea to use software to precisely control the parameters of heat-treating.
  • Today, Nitrex is at the forefront of some of the most advanced surface treatment solutions that meet increasingly stringent requirements.

Atlanta Housing Board of Commissioners Elects Larry Stewart as New Chair

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlanta Housing Board of Commissioners today voted unanimously to name Larry Stewart chair of the board.

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  • ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlanta Housing Board of Commissioners today voted unanimously to name Larry Stewart chair of the board.
  • "It is a great honor to have the opportunity to serve as chairman of the Atlanta Housing Board of Commissioners, continuing an incredible legacy started over 80 years ago.I truly thank my fellow Commissioners and Mayor Dickens for their trust," said Chairman Stewart.
  • "Atlanta is a city on the move, and we want all to share in its growth and prosperity," said Mayor Andre Dickens.
  • Larry and Sarah have wide-ranging expertise and leadership experience that will provide Atlanta Housing the energy and vision to get the job done."

Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience Opens at American Dream on December 1

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Its all part of Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, which has sold over 4 million tickets globally, making it one of the most popular current traveling exhibitions.

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  • Its all part of Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, which has sold over 4 million tickets globally, making it one of the most popular current traveling exhibitions.
  • The sensory extravaganza will open in East Rutherford at American Dream on December 1.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220928005549/en/
    Produced by Paquin Entertainment Group, Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience will open in East Rutherford at American Dream on December 1.
  • Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience will only strengthen that connection, says Justin Paquin, producer, Paquin Entertainment Group.

Seven Elected to Midwest Real Estate Data Board of Managers

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Monday, September 26, 2022

LISLE, Ill., Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) announces that seven real estate professionals have been elected to terms on the MLS Board of Managers.

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  • LISLE, Ill., Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) announces that seven real estate professionals have been elected to terms on the MLS Board of Managers.
  • Aaron Starck of Berkshire Hathaway Starck Real Estate, Sue Miller of Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group, Jeff Gregory of Realty Executives Success Sue Wiskowski-Fair of Realty Executives Premiere and Lynn Madison of Lynn Madison, Realtor.
  • Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED) is dedicated to serving nearly 50,000 real estate professionals in more than 7,500 offices.
  • MRED is a member of the Real Estate Standards Organization (RESO), MLS Grid and the Broker Public Portal.

PNC ACHIEVES MLT BLACK EQUITY AT WORK CERTIFICATION

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Monday, September 26, 2022

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) announces that they have achieved the Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) Black Equity at Work Certification. PNC stepped forward as a launch employer in 2020 and is the first financial services institution to achieve certification. This milestone acknowledges PNC's continued significant, beneficial progress toward diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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  • "Becoming Black Equity at Work Certified requires a rigorous, comprehensive approach to moving the needle on racial equity.
  • During step one, employers develop a comprehensive plan to make progress in each of the five pillars of the MLT Black Equity at Work Certification scorecard.
  • Once the plan is approved, employers have up to three years to achieve the minimum qualifying score to become MLT Black Equity at Work Certified.
  • The Certification framework was carefully crafted by MLT with support from Boston Consulting Group to strike the balance between rigor and achievability.