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Tinley’s Closes $1.865 Million Non-Brokered Private Placement; Richard Gillis Acquires 1 Million Units

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Of the Units sold as part of the Offering, Richard Gillis, recently appointed to the role of President and Chief Operating Officer of Tinleys USA, subscribed for 1 million Units.

Key Points: 
  • Of the Units sold as part of the Offering, Richard Gillis, recently appointed to the role of President and Chief Operating Officer of Tinleys USA, subscribed for 1 million Units.
  • Prior to joining Tinley, Mr. Gillis served as President of Youngs Market Company which, under his leadership, generated US3$ billion annually in sales.
  • I made this investment to demonstrate my confidence in Tinleys growth trajectory, said Richard Gillis.
  • Mr. Stodart has returned to active advisory work for Tinleys with a focus on driving the Companys expansion in Canada.

i-80 Gold Completes Transaction with Nevada Gold Mines to Acquire Lone Tree and Buffalo Mountain

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 12:32am

"With the closing of this transaction, we now embark on our aggressive growth plan to achieve our goal of building a prominent mid-tier gold producer" stated Matthew Gollat, EVP Business and Corporate Development of i-80 Gold.

Key Points: 
  • "With the closing of this transaction, we now embark on our aggressive growth plan to achieve our goal of building a prominent mid-tier gold producer" stated Matthew Gollat, EVP Business and Corporate Development of i-80 Gold.
  • "Becoming one of only three companies in Nevada with infrastructure to process refractory mineralization, i-80 has gained a strategic advantage for long-term mine development.
  • In connection with the Asset Exchange, NGM subscribed for 22,757,393 Common Shares under the Private Placement at the Issue Price.
  • i-80 Gold Corp. is a well-financed, Nevada-focused mining company with a goal of achieving mid-tier gold producer status.

Converge Technology Solutions Corp. Announces the Closing of Portage CyberTech Non Brokered Private Placement

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:30pm

GATINEAU, Qubec and TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Converge Technology Solutions Corp. (Converge or the Company) (TSX: CTS) (FSE: 0ZB) (OTCQX: CTSDF) is pleased to announce that Portage CyberTech Inc. (Portage CyberTech), its recently formed cybersecurity-focused SaaS entity, has closed a non-brokered private placement.

Key Points: 
  • GATINEAU, Qubec and TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Converge Technology Solutions Corp. (Converge or the Company) (TSX: CTS) (FSE: 0ZB) (OTCQX: CTSDF) is pleased to announce that Portage CyberTech Inc. (Portage CyberTech), its recently formed cybersecurity-focused SaaS entity, has closed a non-brokered private placement.
  • Portage CyberTech issued 43,750,000 common shares at a price of $0.80 per common share for gross proceeds to Portage of $35 million (the Private Placement).
  • Upon completion of the Private Placement, Converge owns approximately 53% of Portage CyberTech, based on a $75 million valuation following completion of the Private Placement.
  • Converge Technology Solutions Corp. is a software-enabled IT & Cloud Solutions provider focused on delivering industry-leading solutions and services.

Nicola Mining Announces Repayment of Prepayment to Ocean Partners and Closing of Flow Through Financing

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:50pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 14, 2021) - Nicola Mining Inc. (TSXV: NIM) (FSE: HLI), (the "Company" or "Nicola") announces it has repaid in full the $250,000 Prepayment Facility ("Prepayment") to Ocean Partners UK Limited[1] ("Ocean Partners").

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 14, 2021) - Nicola Mining Inc. (TSXV: NIM) (FSE: HLI), (the "Company" or "Nicola") announces it has repaid in full the $250,000 Prepayment Facility ("Prepayment") to Ocean Partners UK Limited[1] ("Ocean Partners").
  • The Company had announced on April 30, 2021 , that it entered into a purchase contract for gold and silver concentrate with Ocean Partners.
  • The Company was able to repay the entire Prepayment and interest from operational cash flow from its milling operations.
  • Nicola Mining Inc. is a junior mining company listed on the TSX Venture and Frankfurt Exchanges that maintains a 100% owned mill and tailings facility, located near Merritt, British Columbia.

National Disability Institute Welcomes Sindy Benavides, CEO, League of United Latin American Citizens, to Its Board of Directors

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 5:30pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- National Disability Institute (NDI) today announced that Sindy Marisol Benavides, Chief Executive Officer of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), has joined the organization's Board of Directors.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- National Disability Institute (NDI) today announced that Sindy Marisol Benavides, Chief Executive Officer of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), has joined the organization's Board of Directors.
  • Benavides joins a distinguished Board that consists of some of the top leaders in the financial, nonprofit and disability communities.
  • "I am thrilled to welcome Sindy as a member of NDI's Board of Directors.
  • National Disability Institute (NDI) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to building a better financial future for people with disabilities and their families.

StorageVault to Acquire 10 Storage Locations for $130 Million

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:53pm

StorageVault, before the completion of the Acquisitions, owns and operates 226 storage locations in the provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia.

Key Points: 
  • StorageVault, before the completion of the Acquisitions, owns and operates 226 storage locations in the provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia.
  • StorageVault owns 186 of these locations plus over 4,500 portable storage units representing over 10.2 million rentable square feet on over 600 acres of land.
  • StorageVault also provides last mile storage and logistics solutions and professional records management services, such as document and media storage, imaging and shredding services.
  • This forward-looking information reflects StorageVaults current beliefs and is based on information currently available to StorageVault and on assumptions StorageVault believes are reasonable.

Seasoned Litigator Joins Lawrence Law

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

BALTIMORE, Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lawrence Law, LLC is excited to announce that Michelle Noorani, a seasoned business litigator, has joined the firm as a partner.

Key Points: 
  • BALTIMORE, Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lawrence Law, LLC is excited to announce that Michelle Noorani, a seasoned business litigator, has joined the firm as a partner.
  • "Michelle adds exceptional depth to our litigation team and trial capabilities at Lawrence Law," said Partner Greg Lawrence.
  • Partner Kate Lawrence added, "Lawrence Law is proudly a member of NAMWOLF, the National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms.
  • Lawrence Law is a boutique business law firm focused on solving legal issues for businesses and businesspeople.

Veta Resources Announces Closing of Debt Settlement and Private Placement

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 10:15pm

All Common Shares issued in connection with the Debt Settlement and the Offering are subject to a statutory hold period of four months plus a day from the date of issuance in accordance with applicable securities legislation.

Key Points: 
  • All Common Shares issued in connection with the Debt Settlement and the Offering are subject to a statutory hold period of four months plus a day from the date of issuance in accordance with applicable securities legislation.
  • Pursuant to the Debt Settlement and Offering, 2673954 Ontario Inc., a company beneficially owned and controlled by Chris Irwin, acquired 20,272,148 Common Shares of the Company.
  • A copy of the early warning report will be available on the Company's issuer profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com .
  • A material change report will be filed less than 21 days before the closing date of the Debt Settlement and Offering.

AgJunction Enters into Arrangement Agreement to be Acquired by KUBOTA Corporation for CAD $0.75 per Share in All Cash Deal

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 4:02am

The proposed transaction (the "Transaction") is to be completed by way of a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta).

Key Points: 
  • The proposed transaction (the "Transaction") is to be completed by way of a plan of arrangement under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta).
  • AgJunction will seek approval of the Transaction by its shareholders at a special meeting expected to be held in November 2021 (the "Meeting").
  • The Arrangement Agreement contains customary representations and warranties of each party and interim operational covenants by AgJunction.
  • Founded in 1890, Kubota Corporation is a global leading manufacturer of agricultural, turf, construction equipment and industrial engine.

Procore and The National Association of Minority Contractors Partner to Provide Product Training to Members

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 1:07pm

Procores social impact arm, Procore.org , will provide free Procore product training to NAMC National Members, NAMC Regional Chapter Members, and NAMC historically Black colleges and universities partners.

Key Points: 
  • Procores social impact arm, Procore.org , will provide free Procore product training to NAMC National Members, NAMC Regional Chapter Members, and NAMC historically Black colleges and universities partners.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211007005262/en/
    Procore and the National Association of Minority Contractors announce partnership.
  • The new partnership will also expand access to Procore product training to national members as well as NAMC historically Black colleges and universities partners.
  • The mission of the National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) is to provide Access (contract & resource opportunities), Advocacy (legislative impact), and Contractor Readiness (training, capacity building, and growth) for its members.