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1440's Impartial, Comprehensive Newsletter Reaches One Million Subscribers

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

The announcement rounds out a banner year of growth for the company, which doubled readership since January 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The announcement rounds out a banner year of growth for the company, which doubled readership since January 2021.
  • The newsletter utilizes fact and data-based reporting, allowing readers to come to their own conclusions while consuming the news, without the bias commonly found elsewhere.
  • Scouring hundreds of sources every day, 1440 creates a five-minute, daily newsletter covering culture, science, sports, politics, business, and more.
  • 1440 is an independent, employee-owned company with more than one million readers worldwide.

Shay Kerman of Urgent Care Solutions Among 2021's Denver Business Journal C-Suite Award Winners

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

DENVER, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Urgent Care Solutions is pleased to announce that COO Shay Kerman is one of this year's winners of the Denver Business Journal's C-Suite Awards, which are given to C-suite executives who have made outstanding contributions to the Denver area.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Urgent Care Solutions is pleased to announce that COO Shay Kerman is one of this year's winners of the Denver Business Journal's C-Suite Awards, which are given to C-suite executives who have made outstanding contributions to the Denver area.
  • These awards from the Denver Business Journal are presented to senior executives who best help their fellow C-level executives attain their visions.
  • As the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Urgent Care Solutions, Shay Kerman is able to take direct action on her belief that healthcare is a human right.
  • Urgent Care Solutions was founded to be a bridge between primary care offices and emergency rooms.

Xplore Receives $2M Contract from NSIC to Accelerate Xcraft Platform Development

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

This funding will accelerate the development of the Xcraft spacecraft platform, culminating with launch in 2023.

Key Points: 
  • This funding will accelerate the development of the Xcraft spacecraft platform, culminating with launch in 2023.
  • Lisa Rich, Founder and COO of Xplore said, "The significant funding NSIC has provided ensures U.S. government and commercial customers will have speedy access to our affordable Xcraft platform.
  • We appreciate this investment in Xplore and are proud to be a trusted non-traditional defense contractor for NSIC."
  • Xplore's standard Xcraft high-performance, high reliability ESPA-class platform provides hosting and other services for a wide variety of customers and payloads.

Netlify Introduces New Features, Workflow and Automation for Enterprises Building Modern Web Applications at Scale

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Enterprises like Shopify, Twilio and Unilever are selecting Netlify to run their next-generation web experiences.

Key Points: 
  • Enterprises like Shopify, Twilio and Unilever are selecting Netlify to run their next-generation web experiences.
  • Netlify has recently added key executive team members to continue to scale Netlify as it becomes the preferred choice for the modern web.
  • Rob Kristie, global head of web development, Medallia
    "Medallia is focused on building amazing customer experiences and with Netlify we can focus on that.
  • Netlify gives us a lot of peace of mind as we continue to scale our web properties."

Asian Paints Successfully Digitizes the Source to Contract Process in Collaboration with Ivalua & Durvah

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Asian Paints conceptualized a technology solution using Ivalua's Supplier Information Management , Sourcing and Contract Management solutions to streamline the end-to-end contract management and sourcing processes.

Key Points: 
  • Asian Paints conceptualized a technology solution using Ivalua's Supplier Information Management , Sourcing and Contract Management solutions to streamline the end-to-end contract management and sourcing processes.
  • Asian Paints selected Ivalua because of their ability to deploy quickly, support all spend categories, easily integrate with existing ERP systems and meet their unique industry requirements.
  • Ivalua's complete, modular platform also allows Asian Paints to later digitize the full Source to Pay process in alignment with their long-term roadmap.
  • "It gives us immense pleasure to be part of this success story at Asian Paints and also the Ivalua's ecosystem.

Surge Energy America Announces Phil Webb, Chief Operating Officer, Elects to Retire

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

HOUSTON, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Surge Energy US Holdings Company ("Surge Energy" or the "Company") announces J. Phillip (Phil) Webb has elected to retire from the company effective December 31, 2021.Mr.

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  • HOUSTON, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Surge Energy US Holdings Company ("Surge Energy" or the "Company") announces J. Phillip (Phil) Webb has elected to retire from the company effective December 31, 2021.Mr.
  • Webb has served as the Chief Operating Officer since the founding of the company.
  • "I would like to thank Phil for his significant and outstanding contributions to Surge," CEO Linhua Guan said.
  • "Phil's leadership has been instrumental in the success of Surge as well as the development of culture and values of the company."

PhenoTips Closes CAD $2.5M Funding Round Led by GreenSky Capital for Software to Transform Medical Genetics

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Genetics software startup PhenoTips announced today that it has raised CAD $2.5 million in an oversubscribed seed fundraising round led by the GreenSky Accelerator Fund IV .

Key Points: 
  • Genetics software startup PhenoTips announced today that it has raised CAD $2.5 million in an oversubscribed seed fundraising round led by the GreenSky Accelerator Fund IV .
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    PhenoTips empowers healthcare providers to deliver precision medicine with the most complete and interoperable software solution for medical genetics.
  • We've been working diligently to push the field into the digital age, advancing the role of software and AI in medical genetics.
  • This funding supports the future and long term vision of PhenoTips", said COO and VP of Scientific & Medical Affairs, Dr. Pawel Buckowicz.

Blue Bear Capital Closes Oversubscribed $150 Million Fund for Data-Driven Technologies in Energy, Infrastructure, and Climate

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:00pm

Like Blue Bears first fund, the new fund will focus on digital technologies making an outsized impact in markets including wind, solar, the electric grid, EV infrastructure, transportation, and energy-intensive industries.

Key Points: 
  • Like Blue Bears first fund, the new fund will focus on digital technologies making an outsized impact in markets including wind, solar, the electric grid, EV infrastructure, transportation, and energy-intensive industries.
  • Trillions of dollars will be spent to scale renewable energy, modernize infrastructure, and secure sustainable supply chains, said Blue Bear partner Ernst Sack.
  • As specialists we believe in a high conviction, concentrated approach to portfolio construction, said Blue Bear partner Vaughn Blake.
  • Blue Bear is a venture capital and early growth equity firm driving the expansion of digital technologies into multibillion-dollar verticals across the energy, infrastructure, and climate industries.

Clear Technologies Announces Revolutionary New Service for Transforming Storage Optimization

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

In partnership with Visual Storage Intelligence, the Capacity Planning-as-a-Service (CPaaS) solution is a significant advancement in the future of storage optimization.

Key Points: 
  • In partnership with Visual Storage Intelligence, the Capacity Planning-as-a-Service (CPaaS) solution is a significant advancement in the future of storage optimization.
  • Paired with the human intelligence of Clear Technologies storage experts, IT executives will be well equipped to confidently make decisions for provisioning on-prem and cloud storage capabilities, at scale.
  • Unlike other solution providers, Clear Technologies utilizes Visual Storage Intelligence (SRMaaS) to help enterprises discover performance insights, simplify storage management processes, and increase ROI.
  • With over 25 years of experience and a premier offering of cloud-based infrastructure and services, combined with Visual Storage Intelligence, Clear Technologies is the preferred partner in digital transformation.

Orchid Insurance Promotes Ross Bowie to OUA Chief Underwriting Officer

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Orchid Underwriters Agency, LLC (OUA), among the largest independent managing general underwriters, announced today the promotion of Ross Bowie to OUA Chief Underwriting Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Orchid Underwriters Agency, LLC (OUA), among the largest independent managing general underwriters, announced today the promotion of Ross Bowie to OUA Chief Underwriting Officer.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210921005146/en/
    Steve Carlsen, CEO of Orchid Insurance, commented, The promotion of Ross Bowie to OUA Chief Underwriter formalizes a role that he has been filling for the last year.
  • Kathy Cody, President and COO of Orchid Insurance, added, We have been building the tools and infrastructure to succeed in all markets.
  • Orchid can deliver underwriting and support at the highest levels as required by our carriers and demanded by our producers and insureds.