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DICK'S House of Sport Knoxville Becomes a Proud Corporate Partner of University of Tennessee Athletics

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 10:41pm

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) today announced that its DICK'S House of Sport store in Knoxville has been named a Proud Corporate Partner of University of Tennessee Athletics in a first-of-its-kind partnership.

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  • KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) today announced that its DICK'S House of Sport store in Knoxville has been named a Proud Corporate Partner of University of Tennessee Athletics in a first-of-its-kind partnership.
  • House of Sport will host coaches, assistant coaches, UT Spirit Squad and others from the university at the store for special events.
  • "There is nothing bigger in Knoxville than The University of Tennessee athletics," said Leroy Tunley, Executive Director of DICK'S House of Sport in Knoxville.
  • The relationship with DICK's House of Sport was secured on behalf of the university by The Vol Network, Tennessee Athletics' multimedia rightsholder and locally based LEARFIELD team.

Metals Creek Commences Drilling at the Ogden Gold Project

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 3:03pm

Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 24, 2021) - Metals Creek Resources Corp. (TSXV: MEK) (OTCQB: MCREF) (FSE: M1C1) (the "Company" or Metals Creek), is pleased to announce the Company has commenced drilling on the Ogden Gold Project in Timmins, Ontario.

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  • Thunder Bay, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 24, 2021) - Metals Creek Resources Corp. (TSXV: MEK) (OTCQB: MCREF) (FSE: M1C1) (the "Company" or Metals Creek), is pleased to announce the Company has commenced drilling on the Ogden Gold Project in Timmins, Ontario.
  • The Ogden Gold Project is a 50/50 Joint Venture with Newmont Corporation ("Newmont"), with the Company serving as the operator.
  • Metals Creek has earned a 50% interest in the Ogden Gold Property from Newmont, including the past producing Naybob Gold mine, located 6 km south of Timmins, Ontario and has an 8 km strike length of the prolific Porcupine-Destor Fault (P-DF).
  • In addition, Metals Creek has signed an agreement with Newmont, under which Metals Creek can earn a 100% interest in the past producing Dona Lake Gold Project in the Pickle Lake Mining District of Ontario.

Perch Mobility Announces Nationwide Micromobility Charging Partnership With LAZ Parking

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:01pm

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Perch Mobility , the premier provider of portable charging pods that fuel the micromobility industry, announced the launch of a nationwide partnership with LAZ Parking , one of the fastest-growing parking and mobility companies in the United States.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Perch Mobility , the premier provider of portable charging pods that fuel the micromobility industry, announced the launch of a nationwide partnership with LAZ Parking , one of the fastest-growing parking and mobility companies in the United States.
  • In addition to the Perch Community Charging Portal, Perch manufactures an Enterprise Portal, that is capable of charging 105 scooters simultaneously.
  • Perch Mobility provides large-scale charging logistics solutions to scooter operators, local municipalities, and the rapidly growing electric scooter charging community.
  • LAZ Parking is the largest and fastest-growing privately owned parking operator in the United States and a pioneer in digital parking technology.

Perch Mobility Raises Seed Funding With Lorentzen Investments, LLC

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 9:04pm

Perch Mobility owns and operates a network of micromobility charging centers ("Portals"), which it leases to professional chargers and scooter operators to bulk-charge scooters and e-bikes close to their primary service areas.

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  • Perch Mobility owns and operates a network of micromobility charging centers ("Portals"), which it leases to professional chargers and scooter operators to bulk-charge scooters and e-bikes close to their primary service areas.
  • "With the completion of this round, we'll soon support more operators and the fast-growing scooter charging community," said Tom Schreiber, Co-founder and CEO of Perch Mobility.
  • "We are thrilled to partner with Tom and the team at Perch Mobility," said David Lorentzen of Lorentzen Investments, LLC.
  • Perch Mobility provides large-scale charging logistics solutions to scooter operators, local municipalities, and the rapidly growing electric scooter charging community.

Mammoth Freighters Adds Widebody MRO Facility to B777 Cargo Conversion Program Initiative

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 6:16pm

ORLANDO, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mammoth Freighters LLC (Mammoth) announced today a strategic investment in a world class widebody maintenance and modification facility to support its Boeing 777-200LR and 777-300ER passenger-to-freighter conversion programs.

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  • ORLANDO, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mammoth Freighters LLC (Mammoth) announced today a strategic investment in a world class widebody maintenance and modification facility to support its Boeing 777-200LR and 777-300ER passenger-to-freighter conversion programs.
  • Through its investment, Mammoth is embarking on a long-term partnership with GDC Technics (GDC), a global aerospace company with extensive expertise in Engineering & Technical services, Modifications, Electronic Systems, R&D, and MRO services.
  • Located at Alliance Airport in Fort Worth, Texas, GDC has a state-of-the-art facility with 840,000 sq feet and six widebody hangar bays for modification and maintenance work on 777 aircraft.
  • Brad Foreman, GDC CEO, added, We believe Mammoth is positioned to be the leading passenger-to-freighter conversion company in the world and are excited about the potential.

Rheaply Receives Funding from the City of San Francisco and the Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance to Develop Online Resource Exchange

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 4:00pm

Rheaply , a climate tech company that combines a resource-sharing network with a user-friendly resource management platform, today announced funding from the Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance (CNCA) Game Changer Fund to build an online exchange for building products and other resources.

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  • Rheaply , a climate tech company that combines a resource-sharing network with a user-friendly resource management platform, today announced funding from the Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance (CNCA) Game Changer Fund to build an online exchange for building products and other resources.
  • According to the EPA , C&D activities in the United States generated about 600 million tons of waste in 2018.
  • In San Francisco alone, over 100,000 tons of C&D material end up in landfills annually rather than get recycled.
  • We are proud to partner with the City of San Francisco and CNCA to infuse circularity into the built environment.

Capital Impact Partners Expands Equitable Development Initiative to Increase the Development Capacity of Developers of Color Across the San Francisco Bay Area

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:42pm

This initiative is modeled after the successful program that Capital Impact launched in Detroit in 2018, and expanded into the Washington Metro area in 2019.

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  • This initiative is modeled after the successful program that Capital Impact launched in Detroit in 2018, and expanded into the Washington Metro area in 2019.
  • As we are doing in Detroit and the Washington Metro area, our EDI program will begin to build a more equitable real estate development ecosystem here in the Bay Area."
  • A market analysis of the Bay Area region conducted by Capital Impact Partners further underscored the need for this program.
  • Headquartered in Arlington, VA, Capital Impact Partners operates nationally, with local offices in Austin, TX, Detroit, MI, New York, NY, and Oakland, CA.

FNMPC and Miawpukek First Nation will work together to increase equity participation in LNG Newfoundland & Labrador project

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 7:20pm

The Miawpukek First Nation (MFN) is a Mikmaq community located at Conne River on the Southwest coast of Newfoundland.

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  • The Miawpukek First Nation (MFN) is a Mikmaq community located at Conne River on the Southwest coast of Newfoundland.
  • The Miawpukek First Nation was officially recognized as a Band for the purposes of the Indian Act in 1984.
  • Since the Miawpukek First Nation organized itself formally in 1973, it has pursued economic development initiatives with the goal of becomingself-sufficient.
  • About LNG Newfoundland & Labrador Limited:
    LNG Newfoundland & Labrador Limited is a Newfoundland and Labrador-owned and operated corporation focused on permitting and developing LNG infrastructure needed to monetize significant stranded natural gas in the Jeanne dArc Basin, offshore Newfoundland and Labrador.

Marin Agricultural Land Trust (MALT) Announces Conversation Series to Discuss Important Topics Related to Agriculture and Food

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

We view the Our Common Ground series as a modern extension of MALTs trailblazing work to unite farmers, ranchers and environmentalists in the common goal of forever preserving Marin Countys agricultural land for agricultural use.

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  • We view the Our Common Ground series as a modern extension of MALTs trailblazing work to unite farmers, ranchers and environmentalists in the common goal of forever preserving Marin Countys agricultural land for agricultural use.
  • Each conversation in the series will feature guests who bring a diverse range of perspectives, expertise, backgrounds and life experiences.
  • Conversations will cover topics such as regenerative agriculture, diversity and social justice in food systems, and how agricultural practices must adapt to our rapidly changing climate.
  • Marin Agricultural Land Trust is a nonprofit organization created in 1980 to permanently preserve Marin County farmland and establish Marin County as a thriving agricultural community in a healthy and diverse natural environment.

Fortune and Great Place to Work® Name KnowBe4 One of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Women™, Ranking #11

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 2:40pm

Tampa Bay, FL, Sept. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine have honored KnowBe4 (NASDAQ: KNBE) as one of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Women.

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  • Tampa Bay, FL, Sept. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine have honored KnowBe4 (NASDAQ: KNBE) as one of the 2021 Best Workplaces for Women.
  • Earning a spot means that KnowBe4 is one of the best companies to work for in the country.
  • In that survey, 96% of KnowBe4s employees said KnowBe4 is a great place to work.
  • Great Place to Work selected the Best Workplaces for Women by gathering and analyzing confidential survey responses from more than 5.6 million U.S. employees at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations.