Crawford

Blaige Completes Sale of Crawford Industries to Spartech, a Portfolio Company of The Jordan Company

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:33am

MIAMI, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blaige & Company announced today the sale of Crawford Industries, LLC ("Crawford" or the "Company") to Spartech, LLC ("Spartech"), a portfolio company of The Jordan Company, L.P. ("TJC").

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  • MIAMI, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blaige & Company announced today the sale of Crawford Industries, LLC ("Crawford" or the "Company") to Spartech, LLC ("Spartech"), a portfolio company of The Jordan Company, L.P. ("TJC").
  • The Company was advised by Blaige & Company on the transaction.
  • Blaige & Company, with offices in Miami and Chicago, is an investment bank dedicated exclusively to the packaging, plastics, and chemicals industries.
  • of the Year"and Blaige & Company "Sector Focused Investment Bank of the Year."

Globee® Awards Announces Winners in the 9th Annual 2021 CEO World Awards®

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Globee Awards organizer of the world's premier business awards programs and business ranking lists has announced the Grand, Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners in the 9th Annual 2021 CEO World Awards.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Globee Awards organizer of the world's premier business awards programs and business ranking lists has announced the Grand, Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners in the 9th Annual 2021 CEO World Awards.
  • Winners of Grand GLOBEE CEO World Awards include Best Version Media, NewAge, Inc., P. F. Chang's, Piano, and Tek Leaders Inc.
  • The Annual CEO World Awards is part of the Globee Awards recognition program.
  • For a complete list of the 2021 CEO World Award winners announced, visit https://globeeawards.com/ceo-world-awards/winners/
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    Globee Awards are conferred in eleven programs and competition: the American Best in Business Awards, Business Excellence Awards (Best Employers), CEO World Awards, Communications Excellence Awards, Cyber Security Global Excellence Awards, Disruptor Company Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, International Best in Business Awards, IT World Awards, Sales, Marketing, & Service Excellence Awards, and Women World Awards.

Compliance General Counsel to Speak at Practising Law Institute

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Compliance, an integrated eDiscovery services and contract analytics provider, today announced that Marla Crawford is speaking at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) in a live webinar focused on the basics of eDiscovery law and practice.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Compliance, an integrated eDiscovery services and contract analytics provider, today announced that Marla Crawford is speaking at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) in a live webinar focused on the basics of eDiscovery law and practice.
  • Crawford will be joined by Lauri Sawyer, partner at Jones Day and Heidi H. Santangelo, assistant general counsel at JPMorgan Chase & Co to discuss data preservation, data review, and data production.
  • Crawford brings over 30 years' expertise in the practice of law and regularly speaks on legal technology, electronic discovery, and information governance issues.
  • Compliance is a leading integrated legal services provider, leveraging technology and expertise to simplify the experience of eDiscovery and contract analytics for law firms and legal departments.

Rob Crawford Joins Diversified Search Group

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 1:02pm

Diversified Search Group (DSG) announced today that Rob Crawford has joined their New York City office as Managing Director in the firms Private Equity, Financial Services, and Financial Officers practices.

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  • Diversified Search Group (DSG) announced today that Rob Crawford has joined their New York City office as Managing Director in the firms Private Equity, Financial Services, and Financial Officers practices.
  • At Diversified Search Group, Crawford will leverage his industry experience, advising Fortune 500 and Financial Services clients, as well as private equity firms and their portfolio companies, on critical searches to attract the executive leadership required in todays competitive market.
  • Prior to his career in executive search, Crawford spent over two decades in various leadership roles in private equity and investment banking.
  • Diversified Search Group (DSG) is the largest woman-founded executive search firm in the world and is a new model in the industry with a combination of specialty firms: Diversified Search, BioQuest, Koya Partners, Grant Cooper, and Storbeck Search.

Pursuant Hires Kacey Crawford as Vice President, Digital to Lead Digital Fundraising Practice

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:15pm

DALLAS, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pursuant, a full-service fundraising agency, including its industry-leading SaaS platform, GivingDNA, proudly welcomes Kacey Crawford as vice president, digital.

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  • DALLAS, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Pursuant, a full-service fundraising agency, including its industry-leading SaaS platform, GivingDNA, proudly welcomes Kacey Crawford as vice president, digital.
  • In her role as vice president, digital, Crawford will lead Pursuant's digital practice and serve as the senior strategist, partnering with our client strategy teams to bring best-in-class digital offerings that drive relationships and results for our clients.
  • "I am thrilled to bring my passion and practice of digital and integrated strategy to Pursuant and its valued clients," Crawford said.
  • The Pursuant Group , is the only data-driven, full-service fundraising firm dedicated to helping nonprofits experience fundraising success.

Crawford & Company® Announces Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:00pm

Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the worlds largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management and outsourcing solutions to carriers, brokers and corporations, will issue its earnings release for its second quarter ended June 30, 2021, on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at 4:15 p.m., Eastern time.

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  • Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the worlds largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management and outsourcing solutions to carriers, brokers and corporations, will issue its earnings release for its second quarter ended June 30, 2021, on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at 4:15 p.m., Eastern time.
  • The quarterly conference call, to discuss Crawfords quarterly earnings and other developments, will be held on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time.
  • For audio access only, the call can be accessed by dialing 1-833-968-1973, Conference ID: 9538728.
  • For audio and slide presentation access, the call is being webcast by Q4 Inc, event.on24.com/wcc/r/3195933/4C317B384DC20B0E6B0B90BAB301C7A7 ; the call can be accessed on the Crawford & Company investor website at ir.crawco.com .

Crawford & Company® Marks Milestone 80th Anniversary

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 - 5:43pm

Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the worlds largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management and outsourcing solutions to carriers, brokers and corporations, marks its milestone 80th anniversary this year.

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  • Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the worlds largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management and outsourcing solutions to carriers, brokers and corporations, marks its milestone 80th anniversary this year.
  • We are proud to celebrate this incredible anniversary at Crawford, said Chief Executive Officer, Rohit Verma.
  • To kick off festivities for the 80th anniversary, Crawford celebrated with four days of live show-style programming for employees.
  • Through the Founders Day celebration, Crawford also raised over $28,000 for Crawford Cares, which provides financial assistance to employees who experience hardship.

Crawford United Corporation Acquires Emergency Hydraulics

Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 9:45pm

CLEVELAND, July 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crawford United Corporation (OTC: CRAWA) today announced the purchase of the operating assets of Emergency Hydraulics LLC in Ocala, Florida.

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  • CLEVELAND, July 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crawford United Corporation (OTC: CRAWA) today announced the purchase of the operating assets of Emergency Hydraulics LLC in Ocala, Florida.
  • Emergency Hydraulics is strategically important to our growing industrial hose platform, said Brian Powers, CEO of Crawford United.
  • The acquisition is expected to add approximately $2 million in annualized revenue to Crawford United and be immediately accretive to earnings.
  • Crawford United Corporation is a growth-oriented holding company providing specialty industrial products to diverse markets, including healthcare, education, aerospace, defense, and transportation.

Avalara Appoints Srinivas Tallapragada and Retired Lieutenant General Bruce Crawford to its Board of Directors

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 11:00am

Avalara, Inc. (NYSE: AVLR), a leading provider of tax compliance automation software for businesses of all sizes, today announced the appointment of global technology leader and innovator Srinivas Tallapragada and retired Lieutenant General Bruce Crawford to its board of directors.

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  • Avalara, Inc. (NYSE: AVLR), a leading provider of tax compliance automation software for businesses of all sizes, today announced the appointment of global technology leader and innovator Srinivas Tallapragada and retired Lieutenant General Bruce Crawford to its board of directors.
  • Tallapragada contributes years of experience in product development, spanning many industries, segments, and geographies, to Avalaras board.
  • Avalara is solving a significant pain point for businesses of all sizes through tax compliance automation, which requires engineering investment and innovation, said Lieutenant General Bruce Crawford.
  • Crawford and Tallapragada join the Avalara board following the addition of Brian Sharples in April 2020, and Kathy Zwickert in January 2019.

Top Atlanta Marketing Executive joins Better Business Bureau (BBB) Board of Directors

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 4:00pm

GAINESVILLE, Ga., June 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sharla Crawford, CEO of Gravity Junction, was recently sworn in as the newest member of the board of directors for the Better Business Bureau of Metro Atlanta, Athens, and North Georgia.

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  • GAINESVILLE, Ga., June 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Sharla Crawford, CEO of Gravity Junction, was recently sworn in as the newest member of the board of directors for the Better Business Bureau of Metro Atlanta, Athens, and North Georgia.
  • Crawford lends her expertise in all things marketing, web development, and web design, as well as her well-known business and process development acumen to the BBB.
  • "When my partners and I decided to join the BBB last fall, I never would have thought I'd be nominated to its board of directors," Crawford explained.
  • After a rigorous interview process, Crawford was invited to sit on the board for two years.