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Comcast to Participate in J.P. Morgan Investor Conference

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 7:45pm

b"On Wednesday, May 26, 2021, Mike Cavanagh, Chief Financial Officer of Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA), will participate virtually in the J.P. Morgan 49th Annual Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference.\nA live webcast of the event will be available on the Company's Investor Relations website at www.cmcsa.com on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 9:40 A.M. Eastern Time.

Key Points: 
  • b"On Wednesday, May 26, 2021, Mike Cavanagh, Chief Financial Officer of Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA), will participate virtually in the J.P. Morgan 49th Annual Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference.\nA live webcast of the event will be available on the Company's Investor Relations website at www.cmcsa.com on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 9:40 A.M. Eastern Time.
  • An on-demand replay will be available shortly after the conclusion of the presentation.\nTo automatically receive Comcast financial news by e-mail, please visit www.cmcsa.com and subscribe to E-mail Alerts.\nComcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company that connects people to moments that matter.
  • We are principally focused on broadband, aggregation, and streaming with over 56 million customer relationships across the United States and Europe.
  • Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005905/en/\n"

Comcast Launches Seven WiFi-Connected "Lift Zones" Across Western Massachusetts

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 6:20pm

Our Comcast Lift Zone site is providing much needed support for these children to access their teachers and classmates online with in-person adult support.

Key Points: 
  • Our Comcast Lift Zone site is providing much needed support for these children to access their teachers and classmates online with in-person adult support.
  • "Comcast continues to be a reliable partner who keeps our program\'s participants connected to the internet, which has become ever more important throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • "\nComcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company that connects people to moments that matter.
  • We are principally focused on broadband, aggregation, and streaming with over 56 million customer relationships across the United States and Europe.

Comcast Launches WiFi-Connected "Lift Zones" Across Vermont

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 6:10pm

"In addition, they are able to virtually attend sessions with their therapists, case managers and other community providers, outside of their homes in a private location.

Key Points: 
  • "In addition, they are able to virtually attend sessions with their therapists, case managers and other community providers, outside of their homes in a private location.
  • This kind of support from Comcast has been invaluable.
  • "\nComcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company that connects people to moments that matter.
  • We are principally focused on broadband, aggregation, and streaming with over 56 million customer relationships across the United States and Europe.

Comcast to Participate in MoffettNathanson Investor Conference

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 7:00pm

b"Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) announced that on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, Dave Watson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comcast Cable will participate virtually in the 8th Annual MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Summit.\nA live webcast of the event will be available on the Company's Investor Relations website at www.cmcsa.com on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 9:00 A.M. Eastern Time.

Key Points: 
  • b"Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) announced that on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, Dave Watson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comcast Cable will participate virtually in the 8th Annual MoffettNathanson Media & Communications Summit.\nA live webcast of the event will be available on the Company's Investor Relations website at www.cmcsa.com on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 9:00 A.M. Eastern Time.
  • An on-demand replay will be available shortly after the conclusion of the presentation.\nTo automatically receive Comcast financial news by e-mail, please visit www.cmcsa.com and subscribe to E-mail Alerts.\nComcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company that connects people to moments that matter.
  • We are principally focused on broadband, aggregation, and streaming with over 56 million customer relationships across the United States and Europe.
  • Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210504006035/en/\n"

Ready for Business Fund to Distribute $2,500 Cash Grants to 66 Small Businesses in Washington

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 4:21pm

LGBTQ-, BIPOC-, Women-Owned and Small Businesses throughout the State will Receive Financial Assistance from GSBA and Comcast Washington Relief Effort

Key Points: 
  • b'Seattle, Washington--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - The Ready for Business Fund - a relief program launched by GSBA, Washington State\'s LGBTQ and allied chamber of commerce, and Comcast Washington - will begin distributing $2,500 cash grants this week to 66 small businesses throughout the state.
  • Originally launched in 2020, the Ready for Business Fund was expanded to support small businesses statewide this year with a $100,000 investment from Comcast and GSBA continuing its role as the fund and program manager.\nThe Ready for Business Fund was created to support small businesses in Washington, especially those owned by LGBTQ people, Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC), and women, who are at greater risk in today\'s uncertain economy.
  • These small businesses are not only a critical part of Washington\'s economy, but essential components of the American experience.
  • "Our participation in the Ready for Business Fund compliments additional efforts, like Comcast RISE, which seek to strengthen and empower small businesses hard hit by the economic downturn.

Texas High School Senior, Rina Iwata, Selected as Winner in National Video Contest Sponsored by National Veterans Network and Comcast NBCUniversal

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 10:15pm

b'WASHINGTON, May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Veterans Network (NVN) announces the winner of its High School Video Contest, sponsored by global media and technology leader Comcast NBCUniversal, Rina Iwata from Katy, Texas.

Key Points: 
  • b'WASHINGTON, May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Veterans Network (NVN) announces the winner of its High School Video Contest, sponsored by global media and technology leader Comcast NBCUniversal, Rina Iwata from Katy, Texas.
  • Iwata and her family member will also be invited to a private event at the museum in August where she will screen her winning video.
  • We are also extremely grateful to Comcast NBCUniversal for their sponsorship of our contest.
  • In 2020, the NVN in collaboration with the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, developed elementary and middle school curriculum.

Comcast NBCUniversal Introduces “We Belong,” a Multimillion Dollar Initiative in Support of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 7:00pm

The \xe2\x80\x9cWe Belong\xe2\x80\x9d Anthem spot (:60 and :30 versions) will serve as the official launch of NBCU\xe2\x80\x99s Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration.

Key Points: 
  • The \xe2\x80\x9cWe Belong\xe2\x80\x9d Anthem spot (:60 and :30 versions) will serve as the official launch of NBCU\xe2\x80\x99s Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month celebration.
  • Additionally, social media handles across the portfolio will participate in a roadblock at 12 p.m.
  • ET, flooding consumer feeds with the \xe2\x80\x9cWe Belong\xe2\x80\x9d Anthem spot and hashtag #AAPIxNBCU.
  • NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210503005638/en/\n'

BancorpSouth Completes Merger with National United Bancshares, Inc. and FNS Bancshares, Inc.

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 1:00pm

"Both National United and FNB Bank are excellent complements to our existing company.

Key Points: 
  • "Both National United and FNB Bank are excellent complements to our existing company.
  • "\nAt this time, customers should continue using their current branches, checks, debit/ATM cards, online banking and other banking services.
  • "\nSteve Rownd, BancorpSouth president - Tennessee Valley division and former chief executive officer of FNS, added, "The completion of this merger is a great accomplishment for our organization.
  • BancorpSouth is committed to a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion in both its workplace and communities.

BancorpSouth Recognized By National Campaign Promoting Savings

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 9:30pm

b'TUPELO, Miss., April 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) received the 2021 America Saves Designation of Savings Excellence for its seventh consecutive year of promoting better savings plans for customers.\nThe annual award recognizes financial institutions that go above and beyond to encourage people to save money.

Key Points: 
  • b'TUPELO, Miss., April 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --BancorpSouth Bank (NYSE: BXS) received the 2021 America Saves Designation of Savings Excellence for its seventh consecutive year of promoting better savings plans for customers.\nThe annual award recognizes financial institutions that go above and beyond to encourage people to save money.
  • BancorpSouth and 11 other financial institutions are being recognized for their efforts to encourage individuals to open accounts and begin building wealth.\n"This past year has been financially difficult for many people across the country," said BancorpSouth Chairman and CEO Dan Rollins.
  • "We\'re so proud, now more than ever, to be a part of providing education and resources to our communities about the importance of saving.
  • BancorpSouth is committed to a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion in both its workplace and communities.

Comcast Advertising Appoints Rick Mandler as VP, Growth Strategy

Monday, April 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'Comcast Advertising, a division of Comcast, today announced that it has appointed Rick Mandler as vice president, growth strategy.\nIn this newly created role, Mandler will be responsible for formulating growth marketing strategies across the Comcast Advertising portfolio with the goal of advancing revenue growth and market share.

Key Points: 
  • b'Comcast Advertising, a division of Comcast, today announced that it has appointed Rick Mandler as vice president, growth strategy.\nIn this newly created role, Mandler will be responsible for formulating growth marketing strategies across the Comcast Advertising portfolio with the goal of advancing revenue growth and market share.
  • Before joining Comcast Advertising, Mandler served as true[X]\xe2\x80\x99s senior vice president of strategy and operations.
  • He is a two-time Technology and Engineering Emmy Award (Outstanding Achievement in Interactive Television and Advanced Media) winner.\nComcast Advertising is the advertising division of Comcast Cable.
  • Comcast Cable, along with NBCUniversal and Sky, is part of the Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA).