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Circuit Clinical Welcomes Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leader, Jordyne Blaise, to Its Executive Team as Vice President of Equity and Community Engagement

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:15pm

BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Circuit Clinical has hired esteemed executive, Jordyne Blaise, as Vice President of Equity and Community Engagement.

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  • BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Circuit Clinical has hired esteemed executive, Jordyne Blaise, as Vice President of Equity and Community Engagement.
  • Jordyne has worked primarily in the diversity, equity, and inclusion space as a thought leader, advocate, and expert.
  • Within her new role as Vice President of Equity and Community Engagement, she will ensure that Circuit Clinical is fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion by expanding access to careers in clinical research and to clinical trialsparticularly within Federally Qualified Health Centers and Community Health Systems.
  • Circuit Clinical is committed to transforming the way physicians and their patients find, conduct, and participate in clinical research.

Davis Polk Welcomes Derivatives Counsel Caitlin Wood in New York

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 5:20pm

Davis Polk today announced that Caitlin Wood has rejoined the firm as counsel in the Derivatives & Structured Products practice in New York.

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  • Davis Polk today announced that Caitlin Wood has rejoined the firm as counsel in the Derivatives & Structured Products practice in New York.
  • With significant experience across the spectrum of complex equity derivatives transactions, Caitlin is a terrific addition to our elite derivatives team, said Neil Barr, Davis Polks Managing Partner.
  • We are thrilled that Caitlin has returned to Davis Polk, said Mark Mendez, co-head of Davis Polks Derivatives & Structured Products practice.
  • Ms. Wood said, This is a truly exciting opportunity to continue to grow Davis Polks market-leading derivatives practice and to help clients on their most complex transactions.

Vik Sawhney Joins Boards of Trustees of Blackstone Credit BDCs

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 1:00pm

Blackstone Private Credit Fund (BCRED) and Blackstone Secured Lending Fund (BXSL), Blackstone Credits business development companies (BDCs), today announced the appointment of Vik Sawhney to their Boards of Trustees.

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  • Blackstone Private Credit Fund (BCRED) and Blackstone Secured Lending Fund (BXSL), Blackstone Credits business development companies (BDCs), today announced the appointment of Vik Sawhney to their Boards of Trustees.
  • Commenting on the appointment, Brad Marshall, Co-head of Blackstone Credits Performing Credit Platform and CEO of both BCRED and BXSL, said: Were excited to welcome Vik to the Boards of our BDCs.
  • Mr. Sawhney represented Blackstone as a Rockefeller Fellow from 2010 to 2011, and currently sits on the Board of the Blackstone Charitable Foundation.
  • BXSL is externally managed by Blackstone Credit BDC Advisors LLC, an SEC-registered investment company that is an affiliate of Blackstone Inc. (formerly, The Blackstone Group Inc.).

Core One Labs Applauds the City of Seattle in Their Efforts to Decriminalize Psylocibin and Other Natural Occuring Entheogenic Drugs

Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 2:00am

Seattle joins at least nine (9) other cities in the United States that have decriminalized psilocybin and similar substances.

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  • Seattle joins at least nine (9) other cities in the United States that have decriminalized psilocybin and similar substances.
  • Other cities include Denver (COL), Washington (DC), Oakland (CA), Santa Cruz (CA), Sommerville (MASS), Cambridge (MASS) and Northampton (MASS) and Ann Arbor (MI).
  • In a peer reviewed article Mr. Marks advocatesfor the relaxation of laws around psychedelic drugs in order to further mental health-care innovation.
  • ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF CORE ONE LABS INC.

Hellmann's Partners With Internationally Recognized Chef And Humanitarian, José Andrés, In Mission To Save Food At Home

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Together with Chef Andrs, Hellmann's will demonstrate how fridge hunting can help reduce food waste with a little adventure, inspiration, and mayonnaise.

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  • Together with Chef Andrs, Hellmann's will demonstrate how fridge hunting can help reduce food waste with a little adventure, inspiration, and mayonnaise.
  • "We can start reducing food waste before it even happens," said Chef Andrs.
  • Let's be Fridge Hunters together and find creative ways we can make the most of our food.
  • In partnership with Chef Andrs, Hellmann's created "flexipes" to help people start their fridge hunting journey.

Marten Law Adds Washington D.C., Boston Offices

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 1:00pm

Marten Law is pleased to announce its expansion to the East Coast, with the addition of James Pollack in Boston, MA, and Jack Lyman in Washington, D.C.

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  • Marten Law is pleased to announce its expansion to the East Coast, with the addition of James Pollack in Boston, MA, and Jack Lyman in Washington, D.C.
  • He was a law clerk for Justice Walter L. Carpeneti of the Alaska Supreme Court, and earned his J.D.
  • Prior to joining Marten Law, James clerked for Chief Judge Brian M. Morris of the United States District Court, District of Montana in Great Falls, MT.
  • at Harvard Law School while also earning an MPP from the John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Evisort Introduces the First-ever Intelligent Dashboarding that Automatically Visualizes Data From Thousands of Contracts in Minutes

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 3:10pm

With Intelligent Dashboarding, legal and business leaders can rely on data to answer questions from executives and board members about contracts, including the number of unsigned agreements and deal cycle times.

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  • With Intelligent Dashboarding, legal and business leaders can rely on data to answer questions from executives and board members about contracts, including the number of unsigned agreements and deal cycle times.
  • Intelligent Dashboarding delivers an out-of-the-box set of visualization and reporting tools built on top of Evisorts AI-powered contract analytics.
  • Evisorts artificial intelligence quickly and accurately turns contracts into searchable data and tracks key info, dates, and clauses without manual data entry.
  • Intelligent Dashboarding now automatically aggregates and visualizes that data across all of a businesss teams and contracts, said Jerry Ting , CEO and Co-Founder of Evisort.

Evisort is Selected for 2021 Spend Matters ‘50 Providers to Watch’ List

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 2:02pm

Spend Matters just revealed its 2021 50 Providers to Watch list which includes Evisort , a leading provider of contract management and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions.

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  • Spend Matters just revealed its 2021 50 Providers to Watch list which includes Evisort , a leading provider of contract management and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions.
  • 2021 marks the eighth year of publication for the Spend Matters 50 to Watch as well as its counterpart, the 50 to Know .
  • The Spend Matters annual 50 Providers to Know and 50 Providers to Watch lists are determined by the entire Spend Matters analyst team to represent the best of the commercial providers that serve enterprise-level procurement organizations.
  • We are incredibly proud of being named to the 2021 Spend Matters 50 Providers to Watch list, said Jerry Ting , CEO and Co-Founder of Evisort.

Coherus BioSciences Mourns the Passing of Board Member Alan C. Mendelson

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 1:30pm

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It is with profound sadness that Coherus BioSciences, Inc.(Nasdaq: CHRS) announces the unexpected passing of board member Alan C. Mendelson.

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  • REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It is with profound sadness that Coherus BioSciences, Inc.(Nasdaq: CHRS) announces the unexpected passing of board member Alan C. Mendelson.
  • I am honored to have had him as a decades-long personal friend, inspiring mentor, and the most trusted of advisors.
  • On behalf of the entire Coherus team and Board, I offer our deep and heartfelt condolences to the Mendelson family.
  • In addition to his service on the Coherus board, Mr. Mendelson was General Counsel and Secretary at Blade Therapeutics and a Director of Neuvogen, Inc.

OSC Dialogue 2021 to take place virtually and examine conditions for financial industry growth

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 2:35pm

Speakers will discuss the role of the financial community, regulators and policymakers in fostering vibrant capital markets as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • Speakers will discuss the role of the financial community, regulators and policymakers in fostering vibrant capital markets as we emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • This virtual conference will feature important conversations about transforming Ontario into an even more attractive destination for investors, innovators and entrepreneurs.
  • OSC Dialogue 2021 will take place on November 23, 2021, and registration will open on October 14, 2021.
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