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GoldON Commences Follow-up Fieldwork at West Madsen Project in the Heart of the Red Lake Gold Camp

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:30pm

Fieldwork is designed to generate follow up drill targets

Key Points: 
  • Victoria, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - September 22, 2021) - GoldON Resources Ltd. (TSXV: GLD) ("GoldON" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the start of follow-up fieldwork on its 100% owned West Madsen gold project adjoining the new Pure Gold Red Lake Mine.
  • This contact is highly prospective and strongly associated with gold mineralization at the Pure Gold Mine and historical Starrett Olsen Mine.
  • GoldON is an exploration company focused on discovery-stage properties located in the prolific gold mining belts of northwestern Ontario, Canada.
  • Our current project portfolio includes six properties in the Red Lake Mining Division (West Madsen, Red Lake North, Pipestone Bay, Pakwash North, McInnes Lake, and McDonough) and a seventh property in the Patricia Mining Division (Slate Falls).

Slate Grocery REIT Completes US$390 Million Grocery-Anchored Portfolio Acquisition and Amendment of Management Agreement

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 8:19pm

TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Slate Grocery REIT (TSX: SGR.U) (TSX: SGR.UN) (the REIT), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today the closing of its previously announced acquisition (the Acquisition) of a US$390 million grocery-anchored portfolio (the Portfolio).

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Slate Grocery REIT (TSX: SGR.U) (TSX: SGR.UN) (the REIT), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today the closing of its previously announced acquisition (the Acquisition) of a US$390 million grocery-anchored portfolio (the Portfolio).
  • We are pleased to close this compelling transaction to acquire US$390 million of quality grocery-anchored assets that generates immediate accretion for unitholders, said David Dunn, Chief Executive Officer of Slate Grocery REIT.
  • The independent trustees of the REIT have approved amendments to the REIT's Management Agreement with Slate Asset Management (Slate) effective October 1, 2021 (the Amended Management Agreement).
  • Highlights of the Amended Management Agreement include:
    A new five-year term to October 1, 2026, with five-year renewal terms thereafter
    About Slate Grocery REIT (TSX: SGR.U / SGR.UN)
    Slate Grocery REIT is an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate.

PlatformQ Education Introduces the Center of Virtual Engagement, Integrated New Student Search

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 11:00am

The availability and adoption of tools like virtual tours, AI chatbots, digital maps, virtual reality experiences and more exploded since the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Key Points: 
  • The availability and adoption of tools like virtual tours, AI chatbots, digital maps, virtual reality experiences and more exploded since the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • In addition to unifying virtual experiences for students and institutions, PlatformQ Education has introduced bundled service offerings to better integrate new student search, parent engagement, and personalized video experiences with the Convert and Workflow modules of the Conduit platform.
  • PlatformQ Education provides colleges and universities an all-in-one and easy-to-control, branded audience engagement platform with robust reporting and industry-leading strategy and support.
  • Whether the goal is to increase applications or influence accepted students' decisions, or reach and engage alumni, hundreds of institutions rely on PlatformQ Education to support their conversion and yield goals every day.

Erica Honig Joins Risk Strategies as Compliance Director, Employee Benefits

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:30pm

BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Risk Strategies , a leading national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced Erica Honig has joined as the Compliance Director, Employee Benefits.

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Risk Strategies , a leading national specialty insurance brokerage and risk management firm, today announced Erica Honig has joined as the Compliance Director, Employee Benefits.
  • Prior to that role, Honig was a Global Benefits Compliance Manager at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and a Benefits and Contracts Specialist at White & Case LLP.
  • Risk Strategies is a well-respected leader in the employee benefits space, and I am looking forward to being a part of the team as a compliance resource that will bring additional value and legal expertise to clients, said Honig.
  • Risk Strategies is a specialty national insurance brokerage and risk management firm offering comprehensive risk management advice and insurance and reinsurance placement for property & casualty, and employee benefits risks.

Magna And Veoneer Announce Expiration Of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 10:50pm

AURORA, Ontario, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) and Veoneer, Inc. today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, or HSR Act, in connection with the previously announced acquisition of Veoneer by Magna.

Key Points: 
  • AURORA, Ontario, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) and Veoneer, Inc. today announced the expiration of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, or HSR Act, in connection with the previously announced acquisition of Veoneer by Magna.
  • Expiration of the waiting period under the HSR Act satisfies one of the conditions necessary for the consummation of the merger.
  • The companies are also progressing antitrust filings in South Korea and Canada, the other two jurisdictions in which approvals are required.
  • Rothschild & Co and Morgan Stanley serve as financial advisors and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP serves as legal counsel to Veoneer.

Pilgrim’s Pride Forms Special Committee

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 2:24pm

GREELEY, Colo., Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ: PPC) has formed a special committee of independent directors to review and evaluate the previously announced unsolicited proposal received on August 12, 2021 from JBS S.A. to acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of PPC that JBS does not currently own.

Key Points: 
  • GREELEY, Colo., Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ: PPC) has formed a special committee of independent directors to review and evaluate the previously announced unsolicited proposal received on August 12, 2021 from JBS S.A. to acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of PPC that JBS does not currently own.
  • The special committee has retained Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP as legal counsel, and Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, as financial advisor to assist the special committee in its review and evaluation of the JBS proposal.
  • The board resolutions establishing the special committee expressly provide that the PPC board of directors will not approve the transaction proposed by JBS without the prior favorable recommendation of the special committee, and that any such transaction will be conditioned on the affirmative vote of a majority of PPC shares that are not held by JBS or its affiliates.
  • Pilgrims employs more than 56,000 people and operates protein processing plants and prepared-foods facilities in 14 states, Puerto Rico, Mexico, the U.K. and continental Europe.

F5 Enhances Cloud Security Portfolio with Acquisition of Threat Stack

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 2:00pm

Threat Stack brings technology and talent that will strengthen F5s security capabilities and further our adaptive applications vision with broader cloud observability and actionable security insights for customers.

Key Points: 
  • Threat Stack brings technology and talent that will strengthen F5s security capabilities and further our adaptive applications vision with broader cloud observability and actionable security insights for customers.
  • Threat Stack is the leader in cloud security and compliance for infrastructure and applications, helping companies securely leverage the business benefits of the cloud with proactive risk identification and real-time threat detection across cloud workloads.
  • The Threat Stack Cloud Security Platform delivers full stack security observability across the cloud management console, host, container, orchestration, managed containers, and serverless layers.
  • Threat Stack provides the flexibility to consume telemetry within existing security workflows or manages it with you through the Threat Stack Cloud SecOps Program so you can respond to security incidents and improve your organizations cloud security posture over time.

Introducing The Lyric™ Therapeutic Massager, An Evolution In Self-Care

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:02pm

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today marks an evolution in self-care with the launch of the new Wi-Fi-enabled Lyric therapeutic massager.

Key Points: 
  • SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today marks an evolution in self-care with the launch of the new Wi-Fi-enabled Lyric therapeutic massager.
  • "Each detail of the Lyric has been thoughtfully designed based on extensive research and feedback to create an unmatched wellness experience.
  • Find Your Rhythm with the Lyric therapeutic massager at ExperienceLyric.com or at select retailers including Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Meijer, REI and Target.
  • Visit ExperienceLyric.com to Find Your Rhythm and join the Lyric wellness movement by following @ExperienceLyric on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter .

The Boston Globe To Host Inaugural Globe Summit Conference September 22-24 with Keynotes from National Thought Leaders

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 1:00pm

BOSTON, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boston Globe will bring together some of the greatest and most influential minds of our time during its inaugural Globe Summit conference on September 22-24.

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, Sept. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boston Globe will bring together some of the greatest and most influential minds of our time during its inaugural Globe Summit conference on September 22-24.
  • Boston Consulting Group is the presenting sponsor of Globe Summit, which will include virtual panels, fireside chats, cocktail programs, GlobeDocs film screenings, musical breaks, and more.
  • About Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC
    Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC provides news and information, entertainment, opinion and analysis through its multimedia properties.
  • BGMP includes The Boston Globe, Globe.com, Boston.com, STAT, and Globe Direct.

RNL Launches CRM Solutions for Higher Education to Help Colleges and Universities Align Their Campus Systems With Their Enrollment Goals

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 4:00pm

RNL's flexible solutions can help institutions accelerate the implementation of a new CRM, improve data integration, enhance communication flows for marketing and recruitment, and audit their CRM and align it with their enrollment goals.

Key Points: 
  • RNL's flexible solutions can help institutions accelerate the implementation of a new CRM, improve data integration, enhance communication flows for marketing and recruitment, and audit their CRM and align it with their enrollment goals.
  • RNL will initially focus on serving institutions using Slate, the CRM from Technolutions that is used by over 1,400 colleges and universities.
  • RNL will present an overview of its CRM Solutions at a webinar, " Boost Your Enrollment Results Through CRM Optimization ."
  • RNL (Ruffalo Noel Levitz) is the leading provider of higher education enrollment, student success, and fundraising solutions.