Communications

Live-Streaming Influencers Attract 150,000-Plus Viewers with 24-Hour Relay on Twitch

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 10:57pm

Viewers (aka Storm Chasers") followed the campaign along its route, enjoying content as diverse as games, sports, music, health and art.

Key Points: 
  • Viewers (aka Storm Chasers") followed the campaign along its route, enjoying content as diverse as games, sports, music, health and art.
  • An estimated 3.8 million streamers broadcasted on Twitch in February 2020, according to Twitch Tracker .
  • Twitch Storm exploits the broadcast raid feature on Twitch.tv, allowing each streamer to send viewers to another live channel.
  • Twitch Storm serves the entire Twitch community by promoting underserved communities, enabling larger influencers to give smaller broadcasters the big breaks they deserve.

State Street Announces Chairman & Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer to Participate in the Goldman Sachs 2020 US Financial Services Conference

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 9:32pm

State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) announced today that its Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Ron OHanley, and its Chief Financial Officer, Eric Aboaf, will participate in the Goldman Sachs 2020 US Financial Services Conference, held virtually, on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, at 11:20 am EST.

Key Points: 
  • State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) announced today that its Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Ron OHanley, and its Chief Financial Officer, Eric Aboaf, will participate in the Goldman Sachs 2020 US Financial Services Conference, held virtually, on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, at 11:20 am EST.
  • The webcast of the event and presentation materials will be accessible on State Streets Investor Relations home page at investors.statestreet.com .
  • A recorded replay of the presentation will be available on the Investor Relations website later in the day and will be available for approximately two weeks.
  • State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) is one of the world's leading providers of financial services to institutional investors including investment servicing, investment management and investment research and trading.

Social Robots Market will Showcase Neutral Impact during 2020-2024 |Size, Share, Trends, Analysis and Forecast | Research Report by Technavio

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 7:05pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201125005618/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Social Robots Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Technavios in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis.
  • Download Latest Free Sample Report on COVID-19 Analysis
    The market is fragmented, and the degree of fragmentation will accelerate during the forecast period.
  • Technological advances in social robots has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.

Jeannie Gaffigan Joins Impact Podcast for Special Thanksgiving Episode

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 4:42pm

A lineup of impactful thought leaders, including writer/producer/author Jeannie Gaffigan , has been announced for the current season of the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .

Key Points: 
  • A lineup of impactful thought leaders, including writer/producer/author Jeannie Gaffigan , has been announced for the current season of the Impact Podcast with John Shegerian .
  • Gaffigan is interviewed in a special Thanksgiving episode first airing today, in which she shares insights on her career and the connection between gratitude and hope.
  • Gaffigan is an actress, producer, writer, philanthropist, mother of five and all around comedic force.
  • Its an episode not to be missed and she is the perfect guest to have for our special Thanksgiving episode!

Marketing Services Solution Helps an Online Healthcare Services Market Client Increase Profit Significantly and Maximize Leads | Infiniti’s Recent Client Engagement

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 3:43pm

Infinitis marketing services solutions enable companies to develop ideal marketing strategies, maximize lead conversions, and increase profits.

Key Points: 
  • Infinitis marketing services solutions enable companies to develop ideal marketing strategies, maximize lead conversions, and increase profits.
  • Infinitis industry experts developed a comprehensive approach to assist the online healthcare services market client, including the following:
    By leveraging Infinitis marketing services solutions, the online healthcare services market client focused on creating innovative marketing approaches, streamlined communications, and enhanced customer experience.
  • Lastly, the online healthcare services market client achieved a 20% increase in profits and a 15X increase in leads.
  • Speak to industry experts to gain a more comprehensive understanding of how our marketing services solutions can help online healthcare services market players.

Statement of Robert Thomson, Chief Executive of News Corp, Regarding the Sale of Simon & Schuster to Bertelsmann

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 3:16pm

News Corp Chief Executive Robert Thomson has commented on ViacomCBSs announcement regarding the sale of Simon & Schuster to Bertelsmann:

Key Points: 
  • News Corp Chief Executive Robert Thomson has commented on ViacomCBSs announcement regarding the sale of Simon & Schuster to Bertelsmann:
    There is clearly no market logic to a bid of that size - only anti-market logic.
  • Bertelsmann is not just buying a book publisher, but buying market dominance as a book behemoth.
  • Distributors, retailers, authors and readers would be paying for this proposed deal for a very long time to come.
  • There will certainly be legal books written about this deal, though I wonder if Bertelsmann would publish them.

ViacomCBS to Sell Simon & Schuster to Penguin Random House for $2.175 Billion

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 2:00pm

ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the publishing business Simon & Schuster (Simon & Schuster) to Penguin Random House LLC (Penguin Random House), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, for $2.175 billion in cash.

Key Points: 
  • ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the publishing business Simon & Schuster (Simon & Schuster) to Penguin Random House LLC (Penguin Random House), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA, for $2.175 billion in cash.
  • Simon & Schuster has more than 30 publishing units across adult, children, audio and international.
  • Upon close, Simon & Schuster will continue to be managed as a separate publishing unit under the Penguin Random House umbrella, and Jonathan Karp, President & CEO of Simon & Schuster, and Dennis Eulau, COO and CFO, will continue at the helm of the publishing house.
  • ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide.

Because Apes Are Hairy Too, MANSCAPED™ Supports the San Diego Zoo!

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 2:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201125005432/en/
    As a proud partner of the San Diego Zoo, MANSCAPED supports the enriching experiences program which provides the wildlife with increased opportunities to thrive every day!
  • San Diego Zoo Global is grateful for MANSCAPEDs support of our Ape Cam, allowing fans to virtually engage from their smartphone or computer with the orangutans and siamangs at the San Diego Zoo, said Kim Livingstone, wildlife care supervisor, San Diego Zoo.
  • Hairy as they may be, the ever-fascinating orangutans have been delighting San Diego Zoo guests and staff since 1928.
  • About San Diego Zoo Global:
    As a leader in conservation, the work of San Diego Zoo Global includes on-site wildlife conservation efforts (representing both plants and animals) at the San Diego Zoo, San Diego Zoo Safari Park, and San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research, as well as international field programs on six continents.

O’Reilly Named to Top 20 IT Training Companies List by Training Industry for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 2:00pm

OReilly , the premier source for insight-driven learning on technology and business, today announced that its been named to the Training Industry Top 20 IT Training Companies List for the fourth consecutive year.

Key Points: 
  • OReilly , the premier source for insight-driven learning on technology and business, today announced that its been named to the Training Industry Top 20 IT Training Companies List for the fourth consecutive year.
  • OReilly was recognized for its leading live and online learning experiences, which are accessed through OReilly online learning.
  • Continuous training and skills development remains a high priority for both businesses and their most important assettheir employees, said Laura Baldwin, president at OReilly.
  • For more than 40 years, OReilly has provided technology and business training, knowledge, and insight to help companies succeed.

Black Friday Wix & Squarespace Deals (2020): Website Builder Savings Shared by Deal Tomato

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 2:10pm

Heres a guide to the latest Wix & Squarespace deals for Black Friday, featuring deals on website building services.

Key Points: 
  • Heres a guide to the latest Wix & Squarespace deals for Black Friday, featuring deals on website building services.
  • Shop the latest deals in the list below.
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