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Amber Specialty Pharmacy Announces Promotions

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 3:16pm

Ruiz has been Chief Pharmacy Officer at Amber Specialty Pharmacy since 2016 and will continue to lead all areas of the pharmacys operations teams as well as the business development team.

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  • Ruiz has been Chief Pharmacy Officer at Amber Specialty Pharmacy since 2016 and will continue to lead all areas of the pharmacys operations teams as well as the business development team.
  • Zatizabals leadership will define how Amber Specialty Pharmacy is positioned in the specialty pharmacy marketplace amongst patients, providers, payers, and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy, a Hy-Vee, Inc. subsidiary, is a pioneer and leader in the specialty pharmacy industry with more than 20 years of experience providing specialized care for persons with chronic, complex medical conditions.
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy was named the 2020 Specialty Pharmacy of the Year by the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy.

F.L.Putnam Strengthens Legal, Investment and Operational Capabilities with Three Senior Hires

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

WELLESLEY, Mass., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --F.L.Putnam Investment Management Company today announced that it has made three senior hires, which will deepen the firm's legal, investment, and operational capabilities.

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  • WELLESLEY, Mass., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --F.L.Putnam Investment Management Company today announced that it has made three senior hires, which will deepen the firm's legal, investment, and operational capabilities.
  • "Mike, Jim and Jody bring decades of industry experience and we are thrilled to have them join our growing team."
  • Michael Timmermans most recently served as General Counsel and Assistant Chief Compliance Officer at Longfellow Investment Management, a Boston-based investment manager with $14 billion in assets under management.
  • Mr. Timmermans currently serves on the Board of Directors of the New England Broker Dealer Investment Adviser Association.

Combined Insurance Announces New Initiatives, Expands Focus on Worksite Sales and Broker Relationships

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

The company offers Combined Insurance policies for smaller businesses and supports Chubb Workplace Benefits solutions for mid-to-large size businesses and the brokers who serve them.

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  • The company offers Combined Insurance policies for smaller businesses and supports Chubb Workplace Benefits solutions for mid-to-large size businesses and the brokers who serve them.
  • To further its reach and engagement in worksite opportunities, Combined is investing in a new team dedicated to developing and strengthening broker relationships.
  • "Our team brings a high-energy approach to serving the broker community," said Sharon McCray, who recently joined Combined as Assistant Vice President, Broker and Worksite Sales Distribution Leader.
  • * In New York, products are underwritten by Combined Life Insurance Company of New York (Latham, NY).

Sabin Vaccine Institute Receives Additional $34.5 Million from BARDA for Further Development of Ebola Sudan and Marburg Vaccines

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:47pm

In September 2019, BARDA awarded Sabin a development contract, valued up to $128 million, and has already provided funding of $40.5 million.

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  • In September 2019, BARDA awarded Sabin a development contract, valued up to $128 million, and has already provided funding of $40.5 million.
  • The two candidate vaccines, based on GSKs proprietary ChAd3 platform, were exclusively licensed to the Sabin Vaccine Institute from GSK in 2019.
  • Ebola Sudan and Marburg are members of the Filoviridae virus family and are commonly referred to as filoviruses.
  • Ebola was identified in 1976 when two simultaneous outbreaks occurred in northern Zaire (now the DRC) in a village near the Ebola River and southern Sudan.

A Highly Rated Sixth Form College Chooses Clevertouch® Technology

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:15pm

Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL), a leading provider of interactive technology, digital signage, and software solutions, today announces that Joseph Chamberlain College (Birmingham, U.K.) has successfully implemented Clevertouch interactive displays, digital signage, and room booking solutions on its campuses.

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  • Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL), a leading provider of interactive technology, digital signage, and software solutions, today announces that Joseph Chamberlain College (Birmingham, U.K.) has successfully implemented Clevertouch interactive displays, digital signage, and room booking solutions on its campuses.
  • With the help of Clevertouch partner, Roche AV, the college selected not only IMPACT Plus displays for their classrooms, but also the Clevertouch digital signage and room booking panel solution to quickly and easily disseminate important information.
  • For a full case study of Joseph Chamberlain College, please visit Boxlight or Clevertouch .
  • Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL) (Boxlight) is a leading provider of interactive technology solutions under its award-winning brands Clevertouch and Mimio.

Sharonview Federal Credit Union Proud to Announce Executive Leadership Team Promotions

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

Indian Land, S.C., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sharonview Federal Credit Union , one of the nations top 200 credit unions, is proud to announce promotions to and within its Executive Leadership Team.

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  • Indian Land, S.C., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sharonview Federal Credit Union , one of the nations top 200 credit unions, is proud to announce promotions to and within its Executive Leadership Team.
  • I am proud that at Sharonview people can grow their careers in exciting and fulfilling ways from the branch to the Executive Leadership Team, said Bill Partin, president and CEO.
  • Sharonview Federal Credit Union, voted in 2018 the No.1 credit union in South Carolina by Forbes, is headquartered in Indian Land, South Carolina, and has been serving its members since 1955.
  • For more information on Sharonview Federal Credit Union: www.sharonview.org .

Museum of Care Now Open at Brooklyn Public Library

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:15pm

That disconnect was the springboard for the Museum of Care, a new museum exploring the past, present, and future of care.

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  • That disconnect was the springboard for the Museum of Care, a new museum exploring the past, present, and future of care.
  • "We are excited to once again be working with MICRO to bring their innovative museum model to BPL," said Cora Fisher, Curator of Visual Art Programming at the Brooklyn Public Library.
  • Brooklyn Public Library is one of the nation's largest library systems and among New York City's most democratic institutions.
  • October 14-November 30, 2021 - Brooklyn Public Library Central Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza
    December 7, 2021 - January 3, 2022 - New York Public Library Riverside Branch, 127 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10023
    January 4, 2022 January 31, 2022 - New York Public Library Richmondtown Branch, 200 Clarke Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
    February 1, 2022-February 28, 2022 - New York Public Library Bronx Library Center Branch, 310 East Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10458
    March 1, 2022-March 31, 2022 - New York Public Library Kingsbridge Branch, 291 West 231st Street, Bronx, NY 10463
    April 1, 2022-April 28, 2022 - New York Public Library Baychester Branch, 2049 Asch Loop North, Bronx, NY 10475

International Consulting Teams at Healy Consultants Help Clients Bridge Gaps Between International Business Communities, as Research Confirms Importance of EDI

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:00pm

"As the new Workday and Sapio research shows, business today is increasingly international, and a firm's employees must reflect this reality to reap the inherent benefits and not fall behind the times.

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  • "As the new Workday and Sapio research shows, business today is increasingly international, and a firm's employees must reflect this reality to reap the inherent benefits and not fall behind the times.
  • Our team speaks a combined 25 languages, which I believe speaks volumes, to coin a phrase!"
  • Healy Consultants is an international business consultancy with a track record of excellence since 2003.
  • Based in France, Aidan Healy counsels business and government executives from around the world on their expansion plans.

CLIA announces appointment of Director General for Europe

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:31pm

BRUSSELS, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the leading voice for the global cruise industry, announced the appointment of Marie-Caroline Laurent as Director General for CLIA in Europe, effective as of 15 November 2021.

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  • BRUSSELS, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the leading voice for the global cruise industry, announced the appointment of Marie-Caroline Laurent as Director General for CLIA in Europe, effective as of 15 November 2021.
  • Kelly Craighead, President and CEO, CLIA said: "I want to thank Ukko Metsola for his leadership in Europe during a critical transitional period as cruise operations have continued a phased return to service.
  • Marie-Caroline Laurent said, "I'm passionate about the positive impact of transport and tourism sectors supporting businesses and livelihoods in every European country.
  • Ukko Metsola will stay on as adviser to the new Director General until the end of 2021 to support the transition prior to a planned return to the Royal Caribbean Group.

Ridgeback Biotherapeutics Responds to 13th Ebola Outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:16pm

Ridgeback Biotherapeutics (Ridgeback Bio), a biotechnology company experienced in antiviral drug development including medicines to treat SARS-Cov-2 and Ebola, announces deployment of the Ridgeback Ebola Rapid Response team to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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  • Ridgeback Biotherapeutics (Ridgeback Bio), a biotechnology company experienced in antiviral drug development including medicines to treat SARS-Cov-2 and Ebola, announces deployment of the Ridgeback Ebola Rapid Response team to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
  • Ridgeback Bio is supporting a team of clinicians and pharmacists specialized in the treatment of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) patients.
  • In order to achieve this, we have established the Ridgeback Ebola Rapid Response team which will work with our partners at the Institut National de Recherche in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • Ridgeback Biotherapeutics markets EbangaTM for the treatment of Ebola and has a late-stage development pipeline which includes molnupiravir for the treatment of COVID-19.