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Detroit's Jackets for Jobs Turns the Tide on the 'Big Quit' and Toxic Workplaces Winning Best Place to Work 4 Years in A Row

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 8:35pm

On this National Boss's Day where employees all over the U.S. take a moment to appreciate their leader, the team at Jackets for Jobs has a lot to be thankful for.

Key Points: 
  • On this National Boss's Day where employees all over the U.S. take a moment to appreciate their leader, the team at Jackets for Jobs has a lot to be thankful for.
  • In a recent Monster poll where 76% of employees characterize their boss as "toxic" Alison's leadership model promotes a positive work environment.
  • Her decades of work bringing the plight of clothing insecurity to light caught the attention of her colleagues at MAFE.
  • Through her work with Jackets for Jobs, Ms. Vaughn is helping thousands of individuals enter Michigan's workforce while impacting local communities through volunteerism."

MODERN SALON Independent Bootcamp set for Nov. 8 in Hollywood

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 9:00pm

TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MODERN SALON, part of the Bobit Business Media Beauty, Health & Wellness division, is excited to announce its MODERN SALON Independent Bootcamp to be held on November 8, 2021, at the Academy LA in Hollywood, CA.

Key Points: 
  • TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MODERN SALON, part of the Bobit Business Media Beauty, Health & Wellness division, is excited to announce its MODERN SALON Independent Bootcamp to be held on November 8, 2021, at the Academy LA in Hollywood, CA.
  • While they love being independent a salontrepreneur they also need to engage in community, make connections, and get advice from industry experts and coaches.
  • Join MODERN SALON at this educational event where well provide tips to enhance your business and set you into 2022 with renewed excitement and purpose.
  • Any beauty pro will gain new insight into their business and new tools for moving it forward.

700+ Employees Prepare for a Good Night's Sleep

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 7:00pm

A 10-year veteran of VIP Mortgage, he helped oversee the growth of the North Valley Branch as well as the recruitment of top producing Loan Officers.

Key Points: 
  • A 10-year veteran of VIP Mortgage, he helped oversee the growth of the North Valley Branch as well as the recruitment of top producing Loan Officers.
  • His contributions to the company have helped it to become a nationally recognized and regularly awarded mortgage company with 25 brick and mortar branches, across eight states.
  • Jay Barbour, President and owner of VIP says of Eric's promotion, "He is the perfect person to fill this role."
  • His drive will be a motivator for our sales team and allow us to take the company to the next level."

Pandora Launches 'The Lookout by SoundCloud'

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pandora and SoundCloud are joining forces to bring fans music from the hip hop superstars of tomorrow with 'The Lookout by SoundCloud', a new station available on Pandora.

Key Points: 
  • OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pandora and SoundCloud are joining forces to bring fans music from the hip hop superstars of tomorrow with 'The Lookout by SoundCloud', a new station available on Pandora.
  • Listen to 'The Lookout by SoundCloud' on Pandora HERE .
  • 'The Lookout by SoundCloud' on Pandora will feature new artists weekly like Toosii, Sheff G, Metro Marrs, Young Devyn, $NOT, Dro Kenjo, Cico P, Flo Milli, Nevi, SoFaygo, Isaiah Rashad, Sleepy Rose, and more.
  • "Joining forces with Pandora to expand 'The Lookout by SoundCloud' amps up our shared commitment to help the emerging hip-hop artist community to get heard and discovered."

Binance Launches $1 Billion Fund to Accelerate Blockchain Tech Adoption

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 1:50pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- September 15, 2021 - Blockchain technology is becoming increasingly popular and thanks to a $1 billion growth fund being launched by the world's largest crypto exchange, it's about to get a lot bigger. Binance just announced the launch of a billion-dollar fund in support of the Binance Smart Chain blockchain to accelerate the adoption of digital assets and blockchain technology. At the same time, the total locked value in DeFi surpassed $200 billion, marking an impressive 855% increase since January 1, 2021, and revealing the market's growing appetite for blockchain, crypto, and decentralized finance (DeFi). As the popularity of blockchain increases, innovative companies like WonderFi Technologies Inc. (NEO:WNDR) (OTCPK:WONDF), Bitfarms (NASDAQ:BITF) (TSXV:BITF), Bit Digital (NASDAQ:BTBT), Mobilum Technologies Inc. (CSE:MBLM) (OTCPK:MBLMF) and DMG Blockchain (TSX-V:DMGI) (OTCQB:DMGGF) are taking steps to position themselves as market leaders in the expanding blockchain and crypto space.

Key Points: 
  • Binance just announced the launch of a billion-dollar fund in support of the Binance Smart Chain blockchain to accelerate the adoption of digital assets and blockchain technology.
  • WonderFi is also collaborating with Circle Internet Financial to offer customers the world's fastest-growing stablecoin, USDC through the WonderFi App.
  • Companies like Kevin O'Leary-backed WonderFi Technologies are providing solutions to support the growing blockchain, crypto, and decentralized finance markets as they become mainstream.
  • You should consider these factors in evaluating the forward-looking statements included herein, and not place undue reliance on such statements.

Binance Launches $1 Billion Fund to Accelerate Blockchain Tech Adoption

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 1:50pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- September 15, 2021 - Blockchain technology is becoming increasingly popular and thanks to a $1 billion growth fund being launched by the world's largest crypto exchange, it's about to get a lot bigger. Binance just announced the launch of a billion-dollar fund in support of the Binance Smart Chain blockchain to accelerate the adoption of digital assets and blockchain technology. At the same time, the total locked value in DeFi surpassed $200 billion, marking an impressive 855% increase since January 1, 2021, and revealing the market's growing appetite for blockchain, crypto, and decentralized finance (DeFi). As the popularity of blockchain increases, innovative companies like WonderFi Technologies Inc. (NEO:WNDR) (OTCPK:WONDF), Bitfarms (NASDAQ:BITF) (TSXV:BITF), Bit Digital (NASDAQ:BTBT), Mobilum Technologies Inc. (CSE:MBLM) (OTCPK:MBLMF) and DMG Blockchain (TSX-V:DMGI) (OTCQB:DMGGF) are taking steps to position themselves as market leaders in the expanding blockchain and crypto space.

Key Points: 
  • Binance just announced the launch of a billion-dollar fund in support of the Binance Smart Chain blockchain to accelerate the adoption of digital assets and blockchain technology.
  • WonderFi is also collaborating with Circle Internet Financial to offer customers the world's fastest-growing stablecoin, USDC through the WonderFi App.
  • Companies like Kevin O'Leary-backed WonderFi Technologies are providing solutions to support the growing blockchain, crypto, and decentralized finance markets as they become mainstream.
  • You should consider these factors in evaluating the forward-looking statements included herein, and not place undue reliance on such statements.

C3, the Fastest-Growing Global Food Tech Platform, Secures $10 Million in Strategic Investment from Swiss-based Private Capital Investment Firm Lurra Capital

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

MIAMI, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- C 3 (Creating Culinary Communities), the fastest-growing global food tech platform founded by Sam Nazarian, announces a $10 million strategic investment from Lurra Capital AG.

Key Points: 
  • MIAMI, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- C 3 (Creating Culinary Communities), the fastest-growing global food tech platform founded by Sam Nazarian, announces a $10 million strategic investment from Lurra Capital AG.
  • Based in Switzerland, Lurra Capital is an invitation-only private capital investment firm overseeing $5 billion from UHNW investors and leading family offices.
  • "Partnering with private capital leaders like Lurra Capital opens up many avenues for us to continue expansions in markets we'd like to be more prominent in.
  • Founded and led by Tyron Birkmeir, Lurra Capital is an invitation-only private capital investment firm combining specialist expertise, innovative and alternative investment solutions to ultra-high net worth investors and families.

Pure NZ Offers a Sustainable Alternative to Unhealthy Bottled Beverages

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:38pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pure NZ is one of the premier bottled water brands in New Zealand.

Key Points: 
  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pure NZ is one of the premier bottled water brands in New Zealand.
  • Pure NZ is a company that has its finger on the pulse of 21st-century consumers.
  • About Pure NZ: Pure NZ is owned by NZ Drinks and is one of the top beverage brands in New Zealand.
  • Learn more about these certificates and the various Pure NZ products available at nzdrinks.co.nz .

Intuit Announces the Second Cohort of the Intuit Prosperity Accelerator: AI

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 12:21pm

Intuit (Nasdaq: INTU), the global technology platform that makes TurboTax, QuickBooks, Mint, and Credit Karma, along with Highline Beta, a venture studio and venture capital firm, today announced the second cohort of the Intuit Prosperity AcceleratorTM: AI .

Key Points: 
  • Intuit (Nasdaq: INTU), the global technology platform that makes TurboTax, QuickBooks, Mint, and Credit Karma, along with Highline Beta, a venture studio and venture capital firm, today announced the second cohort of the Intuit Prosperity AcceleratorTM: AI .
  • The rise of AI is fundamentally reshaping our world and as global economies continue to reopen, Intuit is committed to accelerating industry innovation, said David Marquis, Country Manager at Intuit Canada and executive sponsor of the Intuit Prosperity Accelerator.
  • In an effort to fuel their growth and spur industry innovation, Intuit will partner with the cohort over a five-month period.
  • About Intuit: Intuit is a global technology platform that helps our customers and communities overcome their most important financial challenges.

ComplyAdvantage Expands ComplyLaunch Free AML Program For North American Fintechs

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 11:00am

New York, NY, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ComplyAdvantage , a global data technology company transforming financial crime detection, today announced the North American expansion of ComplyLaunch a free program for fintech startups.

Key Points: 
  • New York, NY, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ComplyAdvantage , a global data technology company transforming financial crime detection, today announced the North American expansion of ComplyLaunch a free program for fintech startups.
  • This is why ComplyAdvantage is expanding the ComplyLaunch program into North America in order to help prepare U.S. and Canadian fintech startups to take on one of the biggest challenges their businesses will face as a business which is money-laundering.
  • Its amazing to see all the incredible fintechs that have signed up to our program, said Charles Delingpole , founder and CEO of ComplyAdvantage.
  • We want our fellow startups to be successful and thats why we continue to make our AML tools and training free.