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Ethos Capital Names Jim Miller as Newest Executive Partner

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Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Ethos Capital LP (“Ethos” or the “Firm”) announced today that Jim Miller, who previously served in senior executive roles at Amazon, Cisco, Google, and Wayfair, has joined the Firm as its newest Executive Partner.

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  • Ethos Capital LP (“Ethos” or the “Firm”) announced today that Jim Miller, who previously served in senior executive roles at Amazon, Cisco, Google, and Wayfair, has joined the Firm as its newest Executive Partner.
  • Mr. Miller is one of 17 Executive Partners who work exclusively with Ethos to provide portfolio companies with sector-specific expertise to enhance operations and accelerate growth.
  • Many of the Firm’s Executive Partners have worked successfully over numerous years with members of Ethos’ investment team.
  • Erik Brooks and Fadi Chehadé, Co-CEOs of Ethos, commented, “We are delighted to welcome Jim to Ethos Capital.

"Evolve School of Learning" Using Creative Fund Raising Efforts

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Monday, March 20, 2023

TAMPA, Fla., March 20, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Evolve School of Learning's founders are April Hurley and Lindsey Meyer. Meyer and Hurley also co-founded "Bridging The Gap Therapy Solutions" (BTG), a clinic that serves the needs of individuals with various disabilities, challenging behaviors, and emotional disorders. "Bridging the Gap aims to transition kids into schools that support children and young adults at their level, said Hurley.

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  • The school is designed to support children and young adults at their own level and help them transition into adulthood.
  • This school is making a plea to gain the attention of the fundraising efforts of pop star during her upcoming Eras Tour.
  • TAMPA, Fla., March 20, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Evolve School of Learning's founders are April Hurley and Lindsey Meyer.
  • In addition, they are raising funds to support the School construction, classroom furniture, materials and supplies, and outdoor playground with a safety fence.

Investigation Alert GPS, FIS, GL, NSC: Johnson Fistel, LLP Encourages Long-Term Investors to Submit Their Information Below

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Saturday, March 18, 2023

Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential claims on behalf of The Gap, Inc. (NYSE: GPS) against certain of its officers and directors.

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  • Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential claims on behalf of The Gap, Inc. (NYSE: GPS) against certain of its officers and directors.
  • Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential claims on behalf of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE: FIS).
  • Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential claims on behalf of Globe Life Inc. (“Globe Life”) (NYSE: GL) against certain of its officers and directors.
  • Johnson Fistel, LLP is investigating potential claims on behalf of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) against certain of its officers and directors.

Study from NTT DATA and NLB Shows 62% of India Employers Intend to Hire More Women in STEM in FY 2023-24

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Friday, March 17, 2023

Interestingly, the majority of employers surveyed (62%) intend to hire more women enrolled in STEM courses in 2023-24 as compared to the previous year.

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  • Interestingly, the majority of employers surveyed (62%) intend to hire more women enrolled in STEM courses in 2023-24 as compared to the previous year.
  • We're proud to partner with NTT DATA to delve deeper into the situation behind the gender gap in STEM and shed light on some key data and insights through a study of women in STEM."
  • Through this initiative, NTT DATA and Next Level Business Services aim to bridge the women's participation gap in the IT sector.
  • Furthermore, the study surveyed 500 women employees from organizations of various sizes, sectors, and cities in India.

HanesBrands Names Lorenzo Moretti President of Champion Europe

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Thursday, March 16, 2023

HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a global leader in iconic apparel brands, today announced that Lorenzo Moretti has been named president of Champion Europe.

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  • HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a global leader in iconic apparel brands, today announced that Lorenzo Moretti has been named president of Champion Europe.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230316005292/en/
    HanesBrands Names Lorenzo Moretti President of Champion Europe (Photo: Business Wire)
    In this role, Moretti will drive growth in the Champion brand across Europe, with a focus on continuing to elevate the business by delivering innovative products and building brand desire.
  • He will lead the Champion Europe direct-to-consumer business and build the company’s strong position in wholesale channels.
  • “Champion is an iconic brand with a record of innovation and style, and I’m thrilled to help unlock the enormous potential of this brand in Europe,” Moretti said.

Huawei and partners to boost digital inclusion in Uganda through DigiTruck project

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Monday, March 13, 2023

KIRUHURA, Uganda, March 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ugandan President H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni officially launched a new DigiTruck project in Uganda.

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  • KIRUHURA, Uganda, March 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ugandan President H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni officially launched a new DigiTruck project in Uganda.
  • President Yoweri Museveni commented in a tweet, "I launched the Huawei DigiTruck project in Uganda.
  • He added that, "Digital transformation is one of the key drivers of effective human capital development, it therefore gives me pleasure to launch this Huawei Project."
  • This is why we have the slogan 'A better You for a Better Uganda'," said Gao Fei, Managing Director for Huawei Uganda.

Huawei and partners to boost digital inclusion in Uganda through DigiTruck project

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Monday, March 13, 2023

KIRUHURA, Uganda, March 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ugandan President H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni officially launched a new DigiTruck project in Uganda.

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  • KIRUHURA, Uganda, March 13, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ugandan President H.E Yoweri Kaguta Museveni officially launched a new DigiTruck project in Uganda.
  • President Yoweri Museveni commented in a tweet, "I launched the Huawei DigiTruck project in Uganda.
  • He added that, "Digital transformation is one of the key drivers of effective human capital development, it therefore gives me pleasure to launch this Huawei Project."
  • This is why we have the slogan 'A better You for a Better Uganda'," said Gao Fei, Managing Director for Huawei Uganda.

PVH Names Chief Communications Officer

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Wednesday, March 8, 2023

PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH) today announced the appointment of Amber (McCasland) McCann as Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, effective April 6, 2023.

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  • PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH) today announced the appointment of Amber (McCasland) McCann as Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, effective April 6, 2023.
  • Ms. McCann, a highly experienced corporate communications executive, will lead all aspects of PVH’s global internal and external communications strategy and report to Stefan Larsson, CEO of PVH Corp.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230308005498/en/
    Ms. McCann joins PVH with extensive global retail and consumer experience, most recently as Vice President of Global Brand and Communications at Poshmark, where she guided the company’s global communications strategy through its IPO in 2021 and acquisition by NAVER Corp. in 2023.
  • Mr. Larsson said, “Amber has an impressive track record as an innovative brand and corporate communications leader with international experience at the intersection of fashion, consumer, and technology.

Alley-oop! Aflac announces two new starters to its roster of G.O.A.T.s ahead of the 2023 NCAA® Basketball Championships: Coaching legends Dawn Staley and Mike Krzyzewski

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Friday, March 3, 2023

COLUMBUS, Ga., March 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated, a leading provider of supplemental health insurance in the U.S., is adding coaching legends Dawn Staley, Hall of Fame player, current NCAA® Women's Basketball Champion and University of South Carolina women's head basketball coach, and Mike Krzyzewski, multiple NCAA® championship-winning former Duke University men's head basketball coach, to their roster of G.O.A.T.s for Aflac's 2023 March Madness® campaign. The coaches will play translators for the beloved Aflac Duck and its nemesis, Gap Goat, as the two icons remind fans that Aflac helps with expenses health insurance doesn't cover.

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  • Aflac launched "Dawn's List," a list that aims to address some of the equity issues in women's college basketball.
  • The campaign will be seen by college basketball fans across television, social media and digital channels.
  • Dawn's List was created by Aflac, in collaboration with the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and Coach Staley.
  • Community engagement: Aflac, Coach Staley and the WBCA are passionate about helping young women become role models and pillars in their communities.

Poppy Handcrafted Popcorn Names Susan Aplin as Co-CEO and Chairwoman

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Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Poppy Handcrafted Popcorn, Inc. announced that global brand and business executive Susan Aplin has joined the company as its Co-CEO and Chairwoman of the Board of Directors.

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  • Poppy Handcrafted Popcorn, Inc. announced that global brand and business executive Susan Aplin has joined the company as its Co-CEO and Chairwoman of the Board of Directors.
  • Aplin will co-lead the company with Founder and Co-CEO Ginger Frank.
  • Aplin assumes day-to-day leadership of the company, overseeing Strategy & Planning, Operations and Production, Finance & Accounting, Sourcing, and Growth Management, and will also chair the Board of Directors.
  • As this industry continues to grow, we will continue to lead in flavor innovation with our ready-to-eat (RTE) all-natural gourmet popcorn offering.”