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The Midwest Automotive Media Association Hosted More than 70 Journalists for the 2021 Rally at Road America, Celebrates 30th Year

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:34pm

The Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) hosted the 2021 MAMA Rally last week at Road America.

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  • The Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) hosted the 2021 MAMA Rally last week at Road America.
  • Later that evening, Lexus hosted the dinner presentation to showcase the 2022 NX 350 and 2022 IS 500.
  • Following an action-packed morning, Volkswagen wrapped up the Rally with a lunch presentation and overview of the 2021 ID.4 AWD.
  • Founded in 1991 and now in its 30th year, the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) comprises nearly 240 automotive journalists and industry professionals from approximately 25 states and the District of Columbia.

Evans and TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Seal Second in Spain

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 5:18am

Toyota City, Japan, Oct 18, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Elfyn Evans finished second overall at the Rally de Espana to set up a final-round FIA World Rally Championship title decider with his TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team team-mate Sebastien Ogier, who finished fourth.

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  • Toyota City, Japan, Oct 18, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Elfyn Evans finished second overall at the Rally de Espana to set up a final-round FIA World Rally Championship title decider with his TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team team-mate Sebastien Ogier, who finished fourth.
  • Still, the second-place finish ensures that Evans remains in with a shot of a maiden drivers' championship going into the final round in Italy.
  • TOYOTA GAZOO Racing leads by 47 points with a maximum of 52 available from the final round.
  • Italy's famous Monza racing circuit will host the final round for the second year in a row on November 19-21.

Entries Open Now For The AKC National Championship Presented By Royal Canin

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Entries are now open for the 2021 AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin, which returns to Orlando's Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) North/South Concourse this December 18th and 19th.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Entries are now open for the 2021 AKC National Championship presented by Royal Canin, which returns to Orlando's Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) North/South Concourse this December 18th and 19th.
  • The three premium lists and all event updates can be found by visiting the AKC National Championship event page.
  • The AKC National Championship is one of the world's premiere dog events.
  • Affiliate AKC organizations include the AKC Humane Fund, AKC Canine Health Foundation, AKC Reunite and the AKC Museum of the Dog.

SeatGeek to Participate at Upcoming J.P. Morgan Third Annual Media and Communications Industry Panel Forum

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:22pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SeatGeek, Inc. (SeatGeek) today announced that management will virtually attend the J.P. Morgan Third Annual Media and Communications Industry Panel Forum on Monday, October 18, 2021.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SeatGeek, Inc. (SeatGeek) today announced that management will virtually attend the J.P. Morgan Third Annual Media and Communications Industry Panel Forum on Monday, October 18, 2021.
  • SeatGeeks CEO Jack Groetzinger will participate in The Re-Return of Live Entertainment panel at 8:10am ET.
  • By combining a consumer marketplace with innovative primary ticketing box office technology, SeatGeek has become a high-growth global ticketing leader.
  • RedBall and SeatGeek do not undertake any obligation to update these forward-looking statements and RedBall and SeatGeek specifically disclaim any obligation to do so.

PortAventura Business & Events centralises the operations of the RallyRACC Catalunya-Costa Daurada for the sixteenth consecutive year

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:11pm

This sporting event, which will celebrate its 56th edition from 14 to 17 October, has brought together 73 teams, including the best drivers in the world.

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  • This sporting event, which will celebrate its 56th edition from 14 to 17 October, has brought together 73 teams, including the best drivers in the world.
  • BARCELONA, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --PortAventura World.- PortAventura Convention Centre has been chosen for the sixteenth consecutive year as the operations centre of the RallyRACC Catalunya-Costa Daurada, which will celebrate its 56th edition from 14 to 17 October.
  • Whilst still in the midst of a pandemic, protecting everyone against COVID-19 is the number one priority of this sporting event.
  • I would like to thank the organisation, once again, for the trust placed in the Business & Events team".

Study.com Joins the Pledge 1% Movement

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Study.com announced today that it has joined Pledge 1%, a corporate philanthropy movement dedicated to making the community a key stakeholder in every business.

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  • MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Study.com announced today that it has joined Pledge 1%, a corporate philanthropy movement dedicated to making the community a key stakeholder in every business.
  • Pledge 1% continues the company's commitment to Making Education Accessible through social impact programs focused on increasing access and equity in education for underserved learners, non-traditional students, and educators.
  • "Pledge 1% further solidifies this commitment to empowering learners to overcome obstacles in seeking education."
  • Pledge 1% offers companies turnkey tools and best practices, making it accessible for any company to incorporate philanthropy into their business model.

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Set for Spain with Eyes on the Prize

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 9:21am

The team leads the manufacturers' championship by 61 points, with a maximum of 52 points available after the Spanish event.

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  • The team leads the manufacturers' championship by 61 points, with a maximum of 52 points available after the Spanish event.
  • For the third season in a row, a Toyota driver is guaranteed to win the drivers' title, with 24 points separating team-mates Sebastien Ogier and Elfyn Evans after the latter's victory on the previous round in Finland.
  • Saturday follows an identical route to before, with a trio of repeated stages followed by a street stage in Salou.
  • Sunday's finale consists of the returning Santa Marina stage and the well-known Riudecanyes test, both to be run twice.

Land Trust Alliance Honors Idaho's Wood River Land Trust with National Award

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 4:00pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America, today honored Idaho's Wood River Land Trust with a National Land Trust Excellence Award.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America, today honored Idaho's Wood River Land Trust with a National Land Trust Excellence Award.
  • Announced during Rally 2021: The National Land Conservation Conference, the nation's largest gathering of land conservation leaders, the National Land Trust Excellence Award recognized Wood River Land Trust for its work on Hailey Greenway in Idaho.
  • Also recognized during Rally was New Jersey's Tewksbury Land Trust with a National Land Trust Excellence Award and conservationist Dr. Mark Anderson, recipient of this year's Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award & Fellowship.
  • Founded in 1982, the Land Trust Alliance is a national land conservation organization that works to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America.

Land Trust Alliance Honors New Jersey's Tewksbury Land Trust with National Award

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 4:00pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America, today honored New Jersey's Tewksbury Land Trust with a National Land Trust Excellence Award.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America, today honored New Jersey's Tewksbury Land Trust with a National Land Trust Excellence Award.
  • Announced during Rally 2021: The National Land Conservation Conference, the nation's largest gathering of land conservation leaders, the National Land Trust Excellence Award recognized Tewksbury Land Trust for its work on the 10 Mile Trail, a network of trails and preserved lands located roughly 50 miles west of New York City near Oldwick, New Jersey.
  • "A project of this scope would be impressive for any land trust to undertake," said Andrew Bowman, the Alliance's president and CEO.
  • Founded in 1982, the Land Trust Alliance is a national land conservation organization that works to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America.

Dr. Mark Anderson Receives Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 4:00pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America, today presented Dr. Mark Anderson the distinguished Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization working to save the places people need and love by strengthening land conservation across America, today presented Dr. Mark Anderson the distinguished Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award.
  • The award, presented virtually during Rally 2021: The National Land Conservation Conference, honors people who have enriched the conservation community with their outstanding leadership, innovation and creativity in land conservation.
  • Anderson directs The Nature Conservancy's Center for Resilient Conservation Science, which provides science leadership, ecological analysis and landscape assessments for conservation efforts across all 50 states.
  • "For his visionary climate work and his longstanding commitment to the land trust community, we are honored to name Mark this year's Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award winner."