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MetaGoons Raises $2M to Create the Premier Metaverse Lifestyle Brand and Announces Partnership with Team Pacquiao GG

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 10:06pm

The company also revealed that it has partnered with Team Pacquiao GG, legendary boxer and Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiaos esports team, joining as its exclusive Metaverse gaming partner.

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  • The company also revealed that it has partnered with Team Pacquiao GG, legendary boxer and Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiaos esports team, joining as its exclusive Metaverse gaming partner.
  • In addition to the tremendous name recognition, partnering with Team Pacquiao GG (TPGG) connects on a more important level for the MetaGoons, according to co-founder Donnell Wright.
  • As the blockchain gaming industry continues to experience significant growth, the MetaGoons team is envisioning a future with limitless possibilities.
  • Team Pacquiao GG or TPGG is the gaming, esports, lifestyle, and content brand of world-renowned, eight division champion boxer, philanthropist and Philippines Senator, Manny Pacquiao.

Nutrien Announces Release Dates for Fourth Quarter 2021 Results and Conference Call

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 10:30pm

Nutrien Ltd (TSX and NYSE: NTR) announced today plans to release fourth quarter earnings results on Wednesday, February 16, 2022, after market close.

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  • Nutrien Ltd (TSX and NYSE: NTR) announced today plans to release fourth quarter earnings results on Wednesday, February 16, 2022, after market close.
  • Nutrien will host a conference call the following day, Thursday, February 17, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. EST to discuss and answer investor questions on fourth quarter results and the outlook.
  • To avoid delays in accessing our Q4 Earnings conference call, Nutrien has implemented Direct Event which will require participants to pre-register for the call online through the following link; http://www.directeventreg.com/registration/event/3664097 .
  • Alternatively, callers can also pre-register by phone at 1-888-869-1189 and providing Conference ID 3664097.

Datadog Appoints Sean Walters as Chief Revenue Officer and Kerry Acocella as General Counsel

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 10:40pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Datadog , Inc. (NASDAQ: DDOG),the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications, announced today the appointments of Sean Walters as Chief Revenue Officer and Kerry Acocella as General Counsel, effective immediately.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Datadog , Inc. (NASDAQ: DDOG),the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications, announced today the appointments of Sean Walters as Chief Revenue Officer and Kerry Acocella as General Counsel, effective immediately.
  • "It is truly a pleasure to welcome Sean and Kerry to their new roles at Datadog," said Olivier Pomel, Chief Executive Officer at Datadog.
  • Sean and Kerry have built exceptional teams and strong connections with both internal and external audiences.
  • Sean Walters joined Datadog in 2018 and was previously the Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales.

PRO MUJER NAMES CARMEN CORREA AS ITS CEO

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 10:04pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Pro Mujer, a social enterprise with more than31 years working to advance gender equality in Latin America, announces Carmen Correa as its new CEO.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Pro Mujer, a social enterprise with more than31 years working to advance gender equality in Latin America, announces Carmen Correa as its new CEO.
  • Correa joined Pro Mujer in 2017 as the Director of Alliances.
  • In her new role, Correa will lead Pro Mujer and expand the organization's impact to bring it closer to its goal of achieving gender equality in Latin America.
  • Maria Cavalcanti will continue to be part of Pro Mujer, supporting and advising on strategic initiatives after six successful years as the CEO.

Green Roads Launches 'Own the Day' Brand Campaign

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 10:00pm

The campaign celebrates Green Roads' products and their ability to help consumers with common health and wellness challenges such as stress, sleep, muscle and joint pain, relaxation, and focus.

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  • The campaign celebrates Green Roads' products and their ability to help consumers with common health and wellness challenges such as stress, sleep, muscle and joint pain, relaxation, and focus.
  • Green Roads also relaunched its DTC e-commerce experience to carry the Own the Day messaging and prominently feature the solutions and personas featured in the campaign.
  • "With this campaign, we want to position Green Roads as a trusted partner with a portfolio of products aimed at helping consumers achieve their personal health and wellness objectives."
  • "Own the Day"was created in partnership with Known , the agency of record for media and creative for Green Roads.

Movado Group, Inc. Announces Maya Peterson Appointed to Its Board of Directors

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:28pm

Movado Group, Inc. (NYSE: MOV) today announced that Maya Peterson has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, effective February 1, 2022.

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  • Movado Group, Inc. (NYSE: MOV) today announced that Maya Peterson has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors, effective February 1, 2022.
  • Ms. Peterson brings extensive leadership, creative strategy and marketing experience to the Movado Group Board.
  • Additionally, Ms. Peterson serves as a Senior Advisor to Influence Change, a nonpartisan organization focused on voter justice.
  • Ms. Peterson commented, Im honored to be joining Movado Groups Board of Directors.

Enviva Announces MOU With U.S. Customer, Provides Updates to Business and Sales Pipeline, and Accelerates Capacity Expansions

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:33pm

Under the MOU, the customers refining process will convert Envivas woody biomass into a drop-in replacement for crude oil used for producing aviation fuel.

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  • Under the MOU, the customers refining process will convert Envivas woody biomass into a drop-in replacement for crude oil used for producing aviation fuel.
  • This contracted revenue backlog is complemented by a customer sales pipeline exceeding $40 billion, which includes contracts in various stages of negotiation.
  • Over the next 12 months, we expect to progress negotiations and convert several sales pipeline opportunities into binding contracts, including MOUs.
  • Consistent with prior updates, we expect Envivas previously announced Multi-Plant Expansions to be completed by year-end 2022.

Casper Sleep Inc. Announces Stockholder Approval of Merger Agreement

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:09pm

Casper Sleep Inc. (NYSE: CSPR) (Casper or the Company) announced that its stockholders voted today to adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger (the Merger Agreement), whereby Casper will be acquired by certain subsidiaries of Durational Consumer SPV IV, LP (the Durational Vehicle), an investment vehicle managed by Durational Capital Management, LP.

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  • Casper Sleep Inc. (NYSE: CSPR) (Casper or the Company) announced that its stockholders voted today to adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger (the Merger Agreement), whereby Casper will be acquired by certain subsidiaries of Durational Consumer SPV IV, LP (the Durational Vehicle), an investment vehicle managed by Durational Capital Management, LP.
  • Upon closing the transaction, Casper will operate as a privately-held company and will remain based in New York.
  • The Sleep Company has a full portfolio of obsessively engineered sleep productsincluding mattresses, pillows, bedding, and furniture designed in-house by the Companys award-winning R&D team at Casper Labs.
  • In addition to its e-commerce business, Casper owns and operates Sleep Shops across North America and its products are available at a growing list of retailers.

BRP Group, Inc. to Report Fourth Quarter 2021 Results on Tuesday, March 1, 2022

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:15pm

BRP Group, Inc. (BRP Group or the Company) (NASDAQ: BRP), an independent insurance distribution firm delivering tailored insurance solutions, announced today that it will report its fourth quarter 2021 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.

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  • BRP Group, Inc. (BRP Group or the Company) (NASDAQ: BRP), an independent insurance distribution firm delivering tailored insurance solutions, announced today that it will report its fourth quarter 2021 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.
  • The Company will hold a conference call to discuss results at 5:00 PM ET on that day.
  • The dial-in number for the conference call is (877) 451-6152 (toll-free) or (201) 389-0879 (international).
  • A live webcast of the conference call will also be available on BRPs investor relations website at ir.baldwinriskpartners.com .

Phillips 66, NOVONIX Sign Technology Development Agreement to Advance Production of Lithium-Ion Batteries in North America

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 9:30pm

Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) and NOVONIX Limited (ASX: NVX, OTC: NVNXF) today announced they have signed a technology development agreement to advance the production and commercialization of next-generation anode materials for lithium-ion batteries.

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  • Phillips 66 (NYSE: PSX) and NOVONIX Limited (ASX: NVX, OTC: NVNXF) today announced they have signed a technology development agreement to advance the production and commercialization of next-generation anode materials for lithium-ion batteries.
  • Phillips 66 became a major investor in NOVONIX in September of 2021, when it acquired a 16% stake in the company.
  • The investment is supporting NOVONIXs growth as it scales up production and develops new technologies for higher-performance energy storage applications.
  • Phillips 66 is a leading global manufacturer of specialty coke, a key precursor to the synthetic graphite anode material NOVONIX produces.