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RPPSG: Lobster Fishermen Wonder Who Governs the Fisheries

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

CHANDLER, Quebec, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today the lobster stock is healthy almost everywhere in Gaspesie. However, according to the RPPSG scientist, worrying indicators suggest that something is happening in the bottom of the Baie des Chaleurs in area 21B.

Key Points: 
  • Following Listuguj's statements of September 26, 2022 and the response of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, commercial lobster fishermen in Gaspesie are wondering who governs and manages the lobster fishery.
  • CHANDLER, Quebec, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today the lobster stock is healthy almost everywhere in Gaspesie.
  • Only the spring lobster fishery is certified sustainable by the Marine Stewartship Council through the efforts of commercial fishermen.
  • In September 2021, the First Nation declared that it had a right to govern its affairs on its lands and waters, including decision-making for the community's lobster fishermen.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Premier Insurance Company Limited

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of bbb (Good) of Premier Insurance Company Limited (Gibraltar).

Key Points: 
  • AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of bbb (Good) of Premier Insurance Company Limited (Gibraltar).
  • The company is wholly owned by Premier Underwriting Holdings (Gibraltar) Limited (Premier), which is the ultimate non-operating holding company and consolidating rating unit for the group.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Bests Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Performance Assessments, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .

MissionSquare Retirement Offers Financial Knowledge Seminars, Gamification, and Resources for the Public Sector Workforce During National Retirement Security Month

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

In addition, Mission Square Retirement will host a series of online seminars with CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERS throughout National Retirement Security Month on topics including financial planning basics, retirement income planning, estate planning, and long-term care.

Key Points: 
  • In addition, Mission Square Retirement will host a series of online seminars with CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERS throughout National Retirement Security Month on topics including financial planning basics, retirement income planning, estate planning, and long-term care.
  • But one strength of the public sector is strong retirement benefits, with most jurisdictions offering both defined benefit pensions and defined contribution plans.
  • National Retirement Security Month is an important time for both employers and employees to focus on the value of retirement benefits and how they strengthen the economic security of the public workforce.
  • MissionSquare Retirement also offers a full range of financial educational resources including:
    MissionSquare Retirement is dedicated to guiding those who serve our communities toward a secure and confident financial future.

UMF Corporation Calls for Nominations for Fourth Annual National Guest Room Attendant Excellence Award

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Nominations are open for the fourth annual 2022 Guest Room Attendant (GRA) Excellence Award, sponsored by UMF Corporation. The award recognizes the invaluable contributions of GRAs – hotel housekeepers – who ensure safe guest and employee environments in hotels and lodges across the country. In an industry that is still feeling the pandemic's aftershocks, the GRA Excellence Award acknowledges the housekeeping heroes who have shown up day after day to clean and disinfect guest rooms and common areas. Nominations are open through Dec. 31, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • NORTHBROOK, Ill., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Nominations are open for the fourth annual 2022 Guest Room Attendant (GRA) Excellence Award , sponsored by UMF Corporation .
  • The award recognizes the invaluable contributions of GRAs hotel housekeepers who ensure safe guest and employee environments in hotels and lodges across the country.
  • The National GRA Excellence Award acknowledges the hardworking hotel housekeepers who ensure the safety, satisfaction, and loyalty of guests and employees, alike."
  • The 2022 GRA Excellence Award is an ideal way to honor the hotel housekeeper who deserves recognition."

DLT Solutions and TD SYNNEX Public Sector Entities Re-brand as TD SYNNEX Public Sector

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- TD SYNNEX Public Sector, part of TD SYNNEX (NYSE: SNX), announced its launch as a unified, purpose-driven brand that combines the strengths and decades of dedicated service to the U.S. public sector of three successful organizations – DLT Solutions, Tech Data Public Sector Solutions and SYNNEX GOVSolv.

Key Points: 
  • DLT Solutions and TD SYNNEX U.S. public sector entities re-brand as TD SYNNEX Public Sector.
  • "Our people are industry-leading practitioners with decades of experience serving the U.S. public sector," said Eddie Franklin, senior vice president of public sector sales, TD SYNNEX Public Sector.
  • @DLTSolutions and @TDSYNNEX U.S. #publicsector entities re-brand as TD SYNNEX Public Sector.The unprecedented combination of #IT talent, resources, capabilities and global reach positions TD SYNNEX Public Sector as the catalyst to connect the entire U.S. public sector.
  • TD SYNNEX, the TD SYNNEX Logo, and all other TD SYNNEX company, product and services names and slogans are trademarks of TD SYNNEX Corporation.

Iconic Air Launches First-of-Its-Kind Emissions Tracking Platform to Help the Oil and Gas Industry Decarbonize

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Funds will be used for hiring top software engineering and carbon talent as well as growing its sales team as Iconic Air continues building out platform capabilities.

Key Points: 
  • Funds will be used for hiring top software engineering and carbon talent as well as growing its sales team as Iconic Air continues building out platform capabilities.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221004006192/en/
    Kyle Gillis and James Carnes founded Iconic Air in 2020 to help the oil and gas industry decarbonize faster and smarter, working in partnership to revolutionize an industry critical to the worlds energy transition.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The Iconic Air Emissions Intelligence platform is introduced as all industries undergo the energy transition, where carbon emissions are measured and tracked with the same importance as dollars and cents.
  • Organizations leveraging Iconic Air are advancing to compute and report emissions data monthly (versus annually with manual, unscalable processes) using Iconic Airs data management and visualization tools.

Cost-of-living crisis driving an era of financially inclusive beauty, new report by Beauty Pie shows

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Whilst fifteen of the leading beauty brands source products from the same three manufacturers, hyper inflated markups are causing many to pay higher prices for products with the same base ingredients.

Key Points: 
  • Whilst fifteen of the leading beauty brands source products from the same three manufacturers, hyper inflated markups are causing many to pay higher prices for products with the same base ingredients.
  • This shift will fundamentally change associations of higher price being linked to quality, placing more pressure on brands to prioritise shared values and demonstrate fairness and functionality.
  • Marcia Kilgore, founder, Beauty Pie,says "Why is it still an industry that does things the 'traditional' way?
  • Which is why at Beauty Pie we have a saying: the old beauty industry cuts you out.

Cost-of-living crisis driving an era of financially inclusive beauty, new report by Beauty Pie shows

Retrieved on: 
Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Whilst fifteen of the leading beauty brands source products from the same three manufacturers, hyper inflated markups are causing many to pay higher prices for products with the same base ingredients.

Key Points: 
  • Whilst fifteen of the leading beauty brands source products from the same three manufacturers, hyper inflated markups are causing many to pay higher prices for products with the same base ingredients.
  • This shift will fundamentally change associations of higher price being linked to quality, placing more pressure on brands to prioritise shared values and demonstrate fairness and functionality.
  • Marcia Kilgore, founder, Beauty Pie,says "Why is it still an industry that does things the 'traditional' way?
  • Which is why at Beauty Pie we have a saying: the old beauty industry cuts you out.

Wisq Brings Power of Social Connection Platform to Companies of All Sizes

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Wisq, the first platform designed for the social connection needs of employees, announced the launch of two new plans to help businesses foster personal connections and belonging in their organizations. With the new Free and Plus plans, Wisq enables more organizations to help their remote and in-office employees connect, discover and share interests, and create a greater sense of belonging.

Key Points: 
  • As hybrid, remote and distributed work structures grow more popular, companies and teams of all sizes face the challenge of building personal connections.
  • This option is ideally suited for small companies or divisions of larger employers that would like to try Wisq before a broader deployment.
  • "With this announcement, Wisq is responding to a clear market need for personal connection at work," said Wisq co-founder and CEO Jim Barnett.
  • The Wisq platform helps employees improve social well-being by enabling them to connect, share and build relationships at work.

Expert Panel Calls for Use of Blood Volume Measurement to Assess Heart Failure Patients at Key Scientific Meeting

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Oak Ridge, TN, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Daxor Corporation (Nasdaq: DXR), the global leader in blood volume measurement technology, today announces that a scientific session titled “Debating Volume-based versus Pressure-based Methods and Devices to Measure Congestion in Heart Failure” was held during the Heart Failure Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting on October 3rd, 2022, in Washington, DC.

Key Points: 
  • In a debate format before hundreds of clinicians both on-line and in-person, the panel compared pressure-based vs volume-based measures to assess volume overload in advanced heart failure patients.
  • The panel unanimously agreed that pressure and volume do not give the same clinical information.
  • Daxor Corporation (Nasdaq: DXR), is the global leader in blood volume measurement technology focused on blood volume testing innovation.
  • We developed and market the BVA-100 (Blood Volume Analyzer), the only diagnostic blood test cleared by the FDA to provide safe, accurate, objective quantification of blood volume status and composition compared to patient-specific norms.