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Scholar Rock Reports First Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Updates Strategic Priorities

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 9:15pm

“We are highly confident in the transformative potential of apitegromab based upon the Phase 2 TOPAZ data we have released to date. We look forward to presenting two-year extension trial data in the coming weeks,” said Nagesh Mahanthappa, Ph.D., Founding Chief Executive Officer of Scholar Rock. “Based upon the strength of the data released to date and our commitment to the SMA community, this narrower focus and associated headcount reduction is necessary to execute our core mission -- completing the Phase 3 SAPPHIRE trial to bring apitegromab, our highly innovative therapeutic candidate, to patients suffering with this devastating disease.”

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  • In conjunction with the pipeline prioritization, these changes are expected to extend the cash runway into the fourth quarter of 2023.
  • We look forward to presenting two-year extension trial data in the coming weeks, said Nagesh Mahanthappa, Ph.D., Founding Chief Executive Officer of Scholar Rock.
  • The Company expects research expenses to decline beginning in the third quarter of 2022 due to the portfolio updates and workforce reduction announced today.
  • As of March 31, 2022, Scholar Rock had cash, cash equivalents, and marketable securities of approximately $210 million.

IES Communications Takes Title Sponsorship at DCAC Live 2022

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Monday, May 16, 2022 - 2:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, May 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --- DCAC Live, the Data Center Anti-Conference, has announced that IES Communications will be the title sponsor of the 7th annual event, which will take place live and in-person at the Moody Theater at ACL Live in Austin Texas September 27-28.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, May 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --- DCAC Live , the Data Center Anti-Conference, has announced that IES Communications will be the title sponsor of the 7th annual event, which will take place live and in-person at the Moody Theater at ACL Live in Austin Texas September 27-28.
  • "IES is pleased to be sponsoring this incredible event - again," said Gilbert Romo Vice President of Sales and Marketing at IES.
  • DCAC Live will take place at the Moody Theater Austin City Limits (ACL) venue in Austin on September 27-28.
  • "IES has been a great partner to DCAC over the years," said Kirk Offel , co-founder of DCAC Live and DCAC Revolution .

DGAP-News: Dr Cornelius Baur appointed as new Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 2:13pm

DGAP-News: CTS Eventim AG & Co. KGaA

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  • DGAP-News: CTS Eventim AG & Co. KGaA
    Dr Cornelius Baur appointed as new Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Dr Cornelius Baur appointed as new Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA
    Munich, 13 May 2022.
  • Dr Cornelius Baur has been appointed as the new Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of CTS EVENTIM AG & Co. KGaA.
  • Dr Bernd Kundrun, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, emphasised: I am delighted that we were able to win Dr Baur for this role.

Speede Fitness names UFC fighter Michael Chandler as Chief Athletic Officer

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 5:05pm

CHICAGO, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Speede Fitness, a Chicago-area strength training startup that is launching a revolutionary fitness machine in summer 2022, announced that UFC fighter Michael Chandler has become the company's Chief Athletic Officer. In this new role, Chandler will lead the company's recruitment of professional athletes and advise on workout programming.

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  • Fresh off his win at UFC 274, Chandler expands his role with the strength training startup
    CHICAGO, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Speede Fitness, a Chicago-area strength training startup that is launching a revolutionary fitness machine in summer 2022, announced that UFC fighter Michael Chandler has become the company's Chief Athletic Officer.
  • "Michael Chandler is a prime example of that, and we've been blown away by his support and enthusiasm for Speede.
  • It's only natural that he's taking on an expanded role in our company as Chief Athletic Officer."
  • "With Michael Chandler as our Chief Athletic Officer, we'll continue to build our relationships with athletes, professional teams, and fitness experts.

 Alira Health Acquires RedCrow, an Equity Crowdfunding Platform for Healthcare Startups

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 2:00pm

Alira Health ( www.alirahealth.com ), a global healthcare advisory and technology company, today announced the acquisition of RedCrow, an alternative investment platform that provides individual investors with easy access to expert-vetted healthcare start-ups.

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  • Alira Health ( www.alirahealth.com ), a global healthcare advisory and technology company, today announced the acquisition of RedCrow, an alternative investment platform that provides individual investors with easy access to expert-vetted healthcare start-ups.
  • We embrace Alira Healths mission to humanize healthcare and view our platform as a natural extension of Alira Healths business model.
  • RedCrow leverages both the industry experts to provide comprehensive analysis on healthcare startups, enabling a wide array of investors to help healthcare innovation succeed.
  • Alira Health is an international patient-centric and technology-enabled advisory firm whose mission is to humanize healthcare.

The Name is Bootsy, Baby! Bootsy Collins Signs with ALG Brands

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022 - 1:56pm

NEW YORK, May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ALG Brands ("ALG") has been tapped to represent the original Starchild, Bootsy Collins for licensing and branding opportunities, it was announced today by ALG CEO Ashley Austin. The firm will manage Mr. Collins' personality rights and will oversee the evolution of his intellectual property via brand collaborations, media projects, licensed products and more.

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  • NEW YORK, May 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ALG Brands ("ALG") has been tapped to represent the original Starchild, Bootsy Collins for licensing and branding opportunities, it was announced today by ALG CEO Ashley Austin.
  • "I'm getting excited, the Funk has United with ALG," says Collins.
  • In 1972, Bootsy joined George Clinton's Parliament/Funkadelic; Collins and Clinton soon established a lifelong personal and musical friendship.
  • ALG specializes in music estate management and representation of intellectual property rights for entertainment brands and pop culture personalities.

All New Exhibit Elvis: Dressed To Rock To Open At Graceland May 7

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Thursday, May 5, 2022 - 3:09pm

Elvis Presleys Graceland is opening a new exhibit called Elvis: Dressed To Rock on May 7.

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  • Elvis Presleys Graceland is opening a new exhibit called Elvis: Dressed To Rock on May 7.
  • The exhibit will explore Elvis on-stage style from 1969-1977 through more than 100 pieces of iconic stagewear, including jumpsuits, capes, belts, jewelry, original designer sketches and more.
  • Throughout the exhibit, visitors will immerse themselves in many of the fashion pieces that defined the King of Rock n Rolls style and career, all part of Graceland extensive archive collection.
  • The Elvis: Dressed to Rock exhibition and Graceland Elvis 45 Record Giveaway are part of Gracelands yearlong celebration, ELVIS 45, to honor the life and legacy of Elvis 45 years after his passing.

DIRTT Releases Q1 2022 Financial Results

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 10:00pm

CALGARY, Alberta, May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DIRTT Environmental Solutions Ltd. (DIRTT or the Company) (Nasdaq: DRTT, TSX: DRT), a global leader in industrialized construction that empowers organizations, together with construction and design leaders, to build high-performing, adaptable, interior environments, today announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2022.

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  • CALGARY, Alberta, May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DIRTT Environmental Solutions Ltd. (DIRTT or the Company) (Nasdaq: DRTT, TSX: DRT), a global leader in industrialized construction that empowers organizations, together with construction and design leaders, to build high-performing, adaptable, interior environments, today announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2022.
  • All financial information in this news release is presented in U.S. dollars, unless otherwise stated.
  • Our twelve-month forward pipeline, including leads, increased by 5% to $318 million from $302 million at January 1, 2022.
  • Net loss for the three months ended March 31, 2022 was $23.0 million compared to $12.5 million for the three months ended March 31, 2021.

Spouting Rock Asset Management Welcomes New CEO Amid Platform Expansion

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022 - 1:19pm

Spouting Rock Asset Management, LLC, (Spouting Rock), a multi-boutique manager platform providing investment solutions and services, today announces Marc Brookman, an industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience, is joining the firm as Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Spouting Rock Asset Management, LLC, (Spouting Rock), a multi-boutique manager platform providing investment solutions and services, today announces Marc Brookman, an industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience, is joining the firm as Chief Executive Officer.
  • Over the past few years, Spouting Rock has undergone a period of transformational growth, said Andrew Smith, Chairman of Spouting Rock Asset Management.
  • Spouting Rock has set a new standard for multi-boutique managers in the United States, said Marc Brookman, CEO of Spouting Rock Asset Management.
  • About Spouting Rock Asset Management, LLC
    Founded in 2018, Spouting Rock Asset Management is a multi-boutique manager platform providing alternative, traditional and thematic investment solutions and services.

Medical Mutual Introduces 5-Star Senior Celebration

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022 - 5:03pm

Medical Mutual has long celebrated the amazing contributions older adults make to our communities, said Christine Taylor, Manager of Community Affairs for Medical Mutual.

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  • Medical Mutual has long celebrated the amazing contributions older adults make to our communities, said Christine Taylor, Manager of Community Affairs for Medical Mutual.
  • The 5-Star Senior Celebration allows us to do just that, while expressing our gratitude for all they do.
  • The 5-Star Celebration will conclude with the return of Medical Mutuals Outstanding Senior Volunteer Awards, which are returning after a pandemic pause.
  • Founded in 1934, Medical Mutual is the oldest and one of the largest health insurance companies based in Ohio.