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EXEL Industries expands Board of Directors to bolster commitment to CSR and sustainability

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 5:00pm

On the 28th of September, 2021, the EXEL Industries Group Board of Directors approved the plan to enlarge the Board of Directors.

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  • On the 28th of September, 2021, the EXEL Industries Group Board of Directors approved the plan to enlarge the Board of Directors.
  • Therefore, the Board of Directors wishes to welcome two new Directors who will help accelerate our progress on these matters.
  • Patrick Ballu, Chairman of the Board of Directors, said: I am delighted to welcome Ella and Sonia to our Board of Directors, which will now include 43% women.
  • The EXEL Industries group is a listed family-owned company, founded and managed by Patrick Ballu and his family since 1952.

Peppercomm Introduces Laughing Matters Council to Help Businesses Harness the Power of Humor

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:40pm

The Laughing Matters Council brings together distinguished industry leaders with an eye for workplace culture and breakthrough thinking to guide Peppercomm and its clients in using the principles of humor to drive long-term business success.

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  • The Laughing Matters Council brings together distinguished industry leaders with an eye for workplace culture and breakthrough thinking to guide Peppercomm and its clients in using the principles of humor to drive long-term business success.
  • The launch of the Laughing Matters Council comes on the heels of World Mental Health Day, which is designated to raise awareness of mental health issues and mobilize efforts in support.
  • "Our mission is to raise awareness of humor as an incredible change agent with the help of the Council.
  • Laughing Matters Council members include:
    For Council member bios and more information, visit: https://www.peppercomm.com/laughing-matters-council/ .

Advisory -Boralex will release its 2021 Third quarter financial results on November 12

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:30pm

MONTREAL, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Boralex Inc. ("Boralex" or "the Corporation") announces that the release of the 2021 Third quarter results will take place on Friday, November 12, 2021, at 11 a.m.

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  • MONTREAL, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Boralex Inc. ("Boralex" or "the Corporation") announces that the release of the 2021 Third quarter results will take place on Friday, November 12, 2021, at 11 a.m.
    Financial analysts and investors are invited to attend a conference call during which the financial results will be presented.
  • Media and other interested individuals are invited to listen to the conference and view a presentation which will be broadcasted live and on a deferred basis on Boralex's website at www.boralex.com.
  • A full replay will also be available by dialing toll free at 1-888-390-0541 until November 19, 2021.
  • The financial information will be released through a press release and on Boralex's website on November 12, 2021, at 7 a.m.
    At Boralex, we have been providing affordable renewable energy accessible to everyone for over 30 years.

Consulting Magazine Honors Summus Group's Juan Patiño with Rising Star Award for Excellence in Financial Services

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Summus Group, a Sia Partners Company, is excited to announce Juan Patio, Principal Consultant, has been recognized by Consulting Magazine for Excellence in the Financial Services Industry.

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  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Summus Group, a Sia Partners Company, is excited to announce Juan Patio, Principal Consultant, has been recognized by Consulting Magazine for Excellence in the Financial Services Industry.
  • Most recently Juan helped stand up a merger integration office providing oversight, governance, and benefit realization for a $96M budget investment.
  • In addition to client delivery work, Mr. Patio has played a key role in Summus Group's technology market offering development.
  • Summus Group has successfully completed hundreds of engagements across multiple Fortune 500 clients and stands as a premier challenger in the U.S. financial services consulting market.

Kyriba Launches New Working Capital Solutions to Close the $3.4 Trillion Trade Financing Gap

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 8:00am

Kyriba , (The Company) a global leader of cloud-based finance and IT solutions, announced the launch of new Kyriba Working Capital Solutions as part of its bold effort to close the reported $3.4 trillion trade financing gap1 and help corporate buyers support all suppliers, especially at risk SME suppliers.

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  • Kyriba , (The Company) a global leader of cloud-based finance and IT solutions, announced the launch of new Kyriba Working Capital Solutions as part of its bold effort to close the reported $3.4 trillion trade financing gap1 and help corporate buyers support all suppliers, especially at risk SME suppliers.
  • The Company further invested in its Working Capital Solutions team and is rapidly growing its marketplace of global funding partners to improve access to liquidity amid a historic disruption to international trade.
  • Our solutions help mobilize liquidity, injecting cash into supply chains so global suppliers receive the financial lifeline they need to survive.
  • Kyriba is removing barriers to adopting working capital solutions that improve the access to liquidity for SMEs, said Abhijit Prasad, SVP Working Capital Finance at Kyriba.

Source Intelligence and Total Parts Plus Are Key Vendors at the Responsible Mineral Initiative's 2021 Member Meeting

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Source Intelligence , the industry-leading SaaS company for supply chain compliance and transparency, will be hosting a virtual booth alongside Total Parts Plus at the annual Responsible Mineral Initiative (RMI) Member Meeting on October 20, 2021.

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  • CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Source Intelligence , the industry-leading SaaS company for supply chain compliance and transparency, will be hosting a virtual booth alongside Total Parts Plus at the annual Responsible Mineral Initiative (RMI) Member Meeting on October 20, 2021.
  • Source Intelligence recently joined forces with Total Parts Plus to provide the most expansive databases and product lines on the market.
  • To learn more about Source Intelligence's ethical sourcing solutions for supply chain compliance, please visit www.sourceintelligence.com .
  • About Source Intelligence: Source Intelligence is the leading provider of Conflict Minerals Compliance Solutions and has been automating supply chain compliance for over a decade.

Nexen Tire releases second annual Sustainability Report

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 8:00am

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, today released the 2020/21 edition of its ESG Report.

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  • SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, today released the 2020/21 edition of its ESG Report.
  • Following the publication of its first CSR Report (2019/20) last year, Nexen Tire has released its second report, with the commitment of expanding ESG management and becoming a full-fledged customer-oriented organization.
  • By building an ESG-oriented management structure, we will continue to fulfill our corporate social responsibilities, said Travis Kang, Global CEO of Nexen Tire.
  • Nexen Tire, established in 1942, is a global tire manufacturer headquartered in South Korea.

Zynga to Discuss Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results on November 8, 2021

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 2:05pm

Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today announced it will report its third quarter 2021 financial results on Monday, November 8, 2021, at approximately 1:05 p.m. Pacific Time (4:05 p.m. Eastern Time).

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  • Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today announced it will report its third quarter 2021 financial results on Monday, November 8, 2021, at approximately 1:05 p.m. Pacific Time (4:05 p.m. Eastern Time).
  • At this time, Zynga will post managements Q3 2021 Quarterly Earnings Letter, which includes Zyngas third quarter 2021 results and outlook for the future, to its website at http://investor.zynga.com .
  • Zynga management will also host a conference call at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time) on Monday, November 8, to discuss the companys results.
  • For more information, visit www.zynga.com or follow Zynga on Twitter , Instagram , Facebook or the Zynga blog .

Mayor Of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County Proclaims October 10 Official DEWALT® Professional Tradesperson Day

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 6:29pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mayor John Cooper of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County today issued a proclamation declaring October 10 the official DEWALT Professional Tradesperson Day in Nashville.

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  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mayor John Cooper of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County today issued a proclamation declaring October 10 the official DEWALT Professional Tradesperson Day in Nashville.
  • "The DEWALT Professional Tradesperson Day is dedicated to celebrating the hard-working individuals that keep our country moving forward and raising awareness of the skilled labor shortage impacting the trade industry, specifically in construction."
  • Each October, DEWALT and Stanley Black & Decker celebrate Maker Month to recognize the creators shaping the world.
  • This week the Nashville Predators and DEWALT announced a first-of-its-kind partnership, which will make DEWALT, the Official Hand Tools, Power Tools and Outdoor Power Equipment Partner of the Nashville Predators.

Accion Labs Named a Global Leader in Cloud Computing

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 6:08pm

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Business Intelligence Group today announced that it has awarded Accion Labs a 2021 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing in their annual business award program.

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  • PITTSBURGH, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Business Intelligence Group today announced that it has awarded Accion Labs a 2021 Stratus Award for Cloud Computing in their annual business award program.
  • Accion highlighted its product Maze, a decentralized application development framework that leverages blockchain and decentralized databases without worrying about the underlying technology.
  • "Accion Labs is at the forefront of the cloud helping to drive practical innovations in the cloud," said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer of Business Intelligence Group.
  • Founded in Pittsburgh, PA in 2011, Accion is a leader in helping technology companies and enterprises leverage the power of emerging technologies.