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2021 Global Travel Agents Report - Comprehensive Individual Analysis on the Top 1000 Companies - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:29pm

The analysis is the most definitive and accurate study of the sector in 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The analysis is the most definitive and accurate study of the sector in 2021.
  • The report is split into two sections and uses both a written and graphical analysis - analysing the 1000 largest companies.
  • The report contains the most-up-to-date financial data and the publisher applies these figures to create their unique and authoritative analysis.
  • The next section focuses on company analysis and provides an in-depth analysis of the largest companies within the industry.

Unbanked Receives Visa Ready Certification for Digital Currency Program Management

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:00pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Unbanked , a global fintech provider that connects traditional enterprise and banking systems with blockchain, today announced that it has been certified as a Visa Ready partner for Program Management within the Visa Fast Track Program .Unbanked was approved in 2020 as a Fast Track Enablement Partner , and with this VISA Ready certification, will expand its capabilities to its suite of partners.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Unbanked , a global fintech provider that connects traditional enterprise and banking systems with blockchain, today announced that it has been certified as a Visa Ready partner for Program Management within the Visa Fast Track Program .Unbanked was approved in 2020 as a Fast Track Enablement Partner , and with this VISA Ready certification, will expand its capabilities to its suite of partners.
  • Unbanked offers a full suite of crypto-enabled solutions that solve common issues in the digital payments ecosystem, including debit cards and FDIC-insured bank accounts that are available in over 200 countries.
  • "We could not be more excited that Visa has certified us as a Program Manager in its Fast Track Program," said Unbanked Co-Founder, Ian Kane.
  • "We pride ourselves on offering a full-suite issuance, compliance, and ongoing management service for Visa cards linked to digital assets.

WMS Partners Welcomes TRIA Capital Partners as Minority Shareholder

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:15pm

“After an extensive search and much consideration, it was clear that TRIA was absolutely the right partner for WMS,” said Tim Chase, WMS co-founder and Chairman. “Their support of our long-term independence and the commitment we’ve made to clients--both current and future generations--set TRIA apart. We could not be more pleased to have them as our partner.”

Key Points: 
  • WMS Partners (WMS), a $5 billion multi-family office focused on wealth planning and investing in both public and private markets, is pleased to announce it has closed an investment from TRIA Capital Partners (TRIA) through which TRIA will become a non-controlling, minority shareholder of the firm.
  • After an extensive search and much consideration, it was clear that TRIA was absolutely the right partner for WMS, said Tim Chase, WMS co-founder and Chairman.
  • Their support of our long-term independence and the commitment weve made to clients--both current and future generations--set TRIA apart.
  • Weve watched many of our peers sell a controlling interest in their firm, said Martin Eby, co-founder of WMS.

Inriver's PIMpoint Digital Event Announces Award Categories and Final Agenda for October

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:10pm

Each year PIMpoint evolves into an event that helps inriver customers, prospects, partners, and employees connect, learn, and become inspired through content.

Key Points: 
  • Each year PIMpoint evolves into an event that helps inriver customers, prospects, partners, and employees connect, learn, and become inspired through content.
  • This year, PIMpoint is focused on helping teams open the digital front door.
  • "PIMpoint is one of the most important events of the year for anyone who drives digital commerce," stated Bengt Wessborg, Chief Sales Officer,Star Republic.
  • "PIMpoint Digital 2021 will deliver everything teams need to build and optimize a strategy that 'Opens the digital front door' to commerce," said Thomas Zanzinger, CEO, inriver.

AssuredPartners Announces Acquisition of Employee One Benefit Solutions, LLC

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

LAKE MARY, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AssuredPartners, Inc. is proud to announce that Employee One Benefit Solutions, LLC (EONE) of Baltimore, MD has joined AssuredPartners.

Key Points: 
  • LAKE MARY, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AssuredPartners, Inc. is proud to announce that Employee One Benefit Solutions, LLC (EONE) of Baltimore, MD has joined AssuredPartners.
  • "Employee One Benefit Solutions focuses on leading the way in benefits consulting and management.
  • "EONE is a great fit into the AssuredPartners Employee Benefits operations," Brian Bair, AssuredPartners Regional President stated.
  • For more information on Employee One Benefit Solutions, visit: http://www.eonebenefits.com
    Headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida, AssuredPartners is a full-service insurance broker providing commercial insurance, risk management, employee benefits and personal lines through consulting and services.

US Southeast Sees 30% Growth in New Venture Capital Firm Creation Since 2019

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

This led to an influx of newly relocated firms and new funds raised to capture local deal flow.

Key Points: 
  • This led to an influx of newly relocated firms and new funds raised to capture local deal flow.
  • Some examples include Founders Fund, Harlem Capital, and General Catalyst, which all opened Southeast offices in the past year.
  • Focusing Capital on Underrepresented Founders: 2021 brought a shift in the VC landscape, with an increase in the allocation of funding for underrepresented founders.
  • Build In SEs mission is to increase the number of startup success stories in the Southeast by leveraging a cross-regional, collaborative network.

A Traveler's Dream Come True: High Performance Connectivity, Free International Calls, Wi-Fi Hotspot, and More — All in One Low-Cost Smartphone App

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

Infinitely customizable, the app displays the partner's brand and allows for direct communication with the client for information, sales, and marketing.

Key Points: 
  • Infinitely customizable, the app displays the partner's brand and allows for direct communication with the client for information, sales, and marketing.
  • The app is compatible with most models of iPhone, iPad, Samsung Galaxy, and Google Pixel devices, with additional devices being added frequently.
  • Until now, travelers had to purchase expensive international data plans or pay exorbitant roaming charges while traveling abroad.
  • And because the app is powered by a virtual SIM card, there is no need to physically replace the SIM card in the user's smartphone.

Shore Capital Partners Welcomes Brad Morehead as Partner, Head of Business Services Fund

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

Shore Capital Partners , (Shore or the firm), a strategic private equity firm focused on microcap investing in the healthcare, food and beverage, business services and real estate industries, with offices in Chicago and Nashville, today announced Brad Morehead has joined the firm as partner and head of the firms business services fund.

Key Points: 
  • Shore Capital Partners , (Shore or the firm), a strategic private equity firm focused on microcap investing in the healthcare, food and beverage, business services and real estate industries, with offices in Chicago and Nashville, today announced Brad Morehead has joined the firm as partner and head of the firms business services fund.
  • Within business services, the team will initially target pest control, managed service providers, outsourced retirement/benefits services, distribution/logistics, fire and life safety services, insurance brokerage and distribution businesses, pool maintenance services, environmental/disaster remediation and services, and RIAs.
  • I am thrilled to join the Shore team to lead the firms business services efforts, said Morehead.
  • Shore supports management partners with capital, business development expertise, and industry knowledge to accelerate growth, fund acquisitions, and generate value for shareholders.

55ip Doubles Its Reach, Adds Comprehensive and Customizable Enhancements to Tax-Smart Solution

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 2:00pm

As of June 2021, the number of advisory firms using 55ip doubled from the previous year.

Key Points: 
  • As of June 2021, the number of advisory firms using 55ip doubled from the previous year.
  • In 2020, 55ip-powered taxable accounts delivered 2.58% in average tax savings, a significant outcome in a low-return environment.
  • Expanded functionality, along with investments in the advisor team, has driven a Net Promoter Score (NPS)1 of +78, putting 55ip in the top decile for their industry.
  • 55ip is a wholly owned subsidiary of J.P. Morgan Asset Management, the asset management business of JPMorgan Chase & Co.
    For more information on 55ip, please visit www.55-ip.com .

Boca Raton Bonefish Grill Moves to Uptown Boca on September 16

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:19pm

BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bonefish Grill, known for market fish and hand-crafted cocktails, is moving to the newest neighborhood lifestyle center, Uptown Boca at 9598 Glades Road on Thursday, September 16.

Key Points: 
  • BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bonefish Grill, known for market fish and hand-crafted cocktails, is moving to the newest neighborhood lifestyle center, Uptown Boca at 9598 Glades Road on Thursday, September 16.
  • The restaurant remainsunder the leadership of Managing Partner AdamChieffalo, who has been a part of the Bonefish Grill family for over a decade.
  • Bonefish Grill guests can be assured that their support will be truly meaningful to our clients and the ponies we love."
  • Bonefish Grill is known for its outstanding service and is looking for new team members to grow their passionate team.