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Debra Tice, Mother of Journalist Austin Tice, Statement On Fox & Friends

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 2:18pm

WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- National Press Club -Today Debra Tice, the mother of Austin Tice, a journalist and Marine veteran being held in Syria appeared on the highly rated television program Fox & Friends and made the following statement in response to questions.

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  • WASHINGTON, Nov. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- National Press Club -Today Debra Tice, the mother of Austin Tice, a journalist and Marine veteran being held in Syria appeared on the highly rated television program Fox & Friends and made the following statement in response to questions.
  • "We are closer than we have ever been to having Austin safely home.
  • We are tremendously grateful for President Trump's commitment to bring Austin home; he has both the will and the ability to get this done.
  • Former Marine Captain Tice was working as a freelance journalist when he was abducted in Syria in 2012.

Rob Rayl named Chief Development Officer and Chief Operating Officer of debra of America

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 1:05pm

NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Association of America ( debra of America ) today announced the appointment of Robert Rayl II as the organization's Chief Development Officer and Chief Operating Officer.

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Association of America ( debra of America ) today announced the appointment of Robert Rayl II as the organization's Chief Development Officer and Chief Operating Officer.
  • In this role, Rob will be responsible for the strategic direction, development, and assessment of all philanthropic avenues to increase revenue, financial support and organizational awareness for debra of America.
  • Rob has been an active board member at debra since 2014 and was elected Vice Chair in 2017.
  • debra of America is dedicated to finding a cure for EB, which affects 1 out of every 20,000 live births in the United States.

The SolePath Institute Announces the Children's Spiritual Book ‘Emilia Rose and the Rainbow Adventure’

Monday, November 2, 2020 - 7:00am

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An inspirational mentor and spiritual mystic, Dr. Debra Ford Msc.D is excited for the launch promotion of her book Emilia Rose and the Rainbow Adventure on November 2.

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  • CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An inspirational mentor and spiritual mystic, Dr. Debra Ford Msc.D is excited for the launch promotion of her book Emilia Rose and the Rainbow Adventure on November 2.
  • Written by Dr. Debra Ford, Emilia Rose and the Rainbow Adventure is a beautiful book for children and those young at heart, based on Tao wisdom.
  • This inspirational book narrates the adventures of Emilia Rose and the LiaBots, all of which are based on the key understanding of the Tao principles.
  • The SolePath Institute strives to guide and support people on the journey to finding their true path and purpose.

EB Research Partnership and EB Research Foundation Come Together as Largest Global Organization Advancing Research for Epidermolysis Bullosa

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK and MELBOURNE,Australia, Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --EB Research Partnership (EBRP), based in New York, and EB Research Foundation (EBRF) of Australia today announced they have united to become the largest global organization focused on funding research to discover treatments and cures for Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), a group of devastating and life-threatening genetic disorders that affect individuals from birth.

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  • NEW YORK and MELBOURNE,Australia, Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --EB Research Partnership (EBRP), based in New York, and EB Research Foundation (EBRF) of Australia today announced they have united to become the largest global organization focused on funding research to discover treatments and cures for Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), a group of devastating and life-threatening genetic disorders that affect individuals from birth.
  • As the two leading organizations funding EB research across the globe, EBRP and EBRF have formalized their funding partnership, which began in 2018, with EBRF coming under the EBRP banner as "EB Research Partnership Australia."
  • Together, the organizations will work around the clock to propel life-saving therapies into the hands of patients and families.
  • "We're thrilled to join forces with EB Research Foundation, connecting the globe to advance promising research to treat and cure EB.

Timely Telecommuting Book by Telework Expert Debra A. Dinnocenzo Offers Tips for Distance Workers

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 12:46pm

The " Emergency Telecommuting " e-book, available now for free download, offers quick-start tips for 'instant' telecommuters.

Key Points: 
  • The " Emergency Telecommuting " e-book, available now for free download, offers quick-start tips for 'instant' telecommuters.
  • "Today's reality has been anticipated since telework first entered the business lexicon," said Debra A. Dinnocenzo, the author and founder and president of VirtualWorks!
  • Growth in telework was enabled by technology tools that provided greater access to high-speed, Cloud-based, with increasingly smaller and affordable resources that erased the obstacles of distance.
  • For additional information or to schedule an interview with Debra Dinnocenzo, call 412-855-6777, email 236125@email4pr.com or go to www.virtualworkswell.com
    VirtualWorks!

Ventas Appoints J. Justin Hutchens Executive Vice President, Senior Housing, North America

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 12:09pm

Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) today announced that it has appointed J. Justin Hutchens as Executive Vice President, Senior Housing, North America, effective April 1, 2020.

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  • Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) today announced that it has appointed J. Justin Hutchens as Executive Vice President, Senior Housing, North America, effective April 1, 2020.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200220005451/en/
    Ventas Appoints J. Justin Hutchens Executive Vice President, Senior Housing, North America (Photo: Business Wire)
    In this newly-created role, Hutchens will oversee Ventass Senior Housing business in North America, which includes over 700 properties that provide high-quality environments for approximately 60,000 seniors.
  • Hutchens will serve on the Companys executive team and report to Debra A. Cafaro, Chairman and CEO.
  • Hutchens brings more than 25 years of senior housing experience to Ventas.

CSW Industrials Names Debra L. von Storch to Board of Directors

Thursday, January 2, 2020 - 9:05pm

DALLAS, Jan. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSW Industrials, Inc. (the Company) (Nasdaq: CSWI), today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Debra L. von Storch as an independent director.

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  • DALLAS, Jan. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CSW Industrials, Inc. (the Company) (Nasdaq: CSWI), today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Debra L. von Storch as an independent director.
  • With the addition of Ms. von Storch, the Companys Board increases to eight members, seven of whom are independent.
  • Ms. von Storch is currently a partner of Ernst & Young LLP (EY) and will be retiring from the firm in June 2020.
  • Joseph B. Armes, CSWIs Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President, said, We are pleased to welcome Debra to the Board.

EB Research Partnership Announces New $3 Million Gift from the Ann & Ari Deshe Family

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EB Research Partnership (EBRP), the largest 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to funding research aimed at treating and ultimately curing Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), announced today a new $3 million gift from the Ann and Ari Deshe Family.

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EB Research Partnership (EBRP), the largest 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to funding research aimed at treating and ultimately curing Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB), announced today a new $3 million gift from the Ann and Ari Deshe Family.
  • Thanks to their support, the event will be the largest EB fundraiser in history with more than $4 million expected to be raised.
  • There is currently no treatment or cure for EB, however EBRP is dedicated to changing that as rapidly as possible.
  • Ari Deshe, the founder and chairman of Safe Auto Insurance Co., was born with EB Simplex, as were three of his children.

Lockheed Martin Elects Debra Reed-Klages to Board of Directors

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 7:38pm

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that its board of directors has elected Debra Reed-Klages to the board effective November 1, 2019.

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  • BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) announced today that its board of directors has elected Debra Reed-Klages to the board effective November 1, 2019.
  • "Debra brings a demonstrated track record of global business leadership and extensive experience in risk management and environmental and sustainability strategies," said Marillyn Hewson, Lockheed Martin chairman, president and CEO.
  • "Her unique experiences and her focus on technology and innovation will bring valuable perspectives to our board."
  • Reed-Klages, age 63, retired in December 2018 as executive chairman of Sempra Energy.

Debra A. Cafaro Named to Top 100 Best Performing CEOs by Harvard Business Review for Sixth Consecutive Year

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 2:35pm

Debra A. Cafaro, Chairman and CEO of Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) has again been named as one of Harvard Business Reviews Top 100 Best Performing CEOs in the World.

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  • Debra A. Cafaro, Chairman and CEO of Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR) has again been named as one of Harvard Business Reviews Top 100 Best Performing CEOs in the World.
  • Ranked at #29, this is Cafaros sixth consecutive year and highest achieved placement on the list.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191023005484/en/
    Debra A. Cafaro Named to Top 100 Best Performing CEOs by Harvard Business Review (Photo: Business Wire)
    Cafaro has led Ventas for more than 20 years.
  • This recognition directly reflects the commitment, expertise and integrity of the entire Ventas team, who are focused on working together to continue to drive performance, said Cafaro.