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Trash Butler Accepted into Moderne Ventures Passport Program, Becoming Second Largest Industry Provider

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 11:13pm

This move helps solidify Trash Butler as the next generation leader in Multi-Family doorstep recycling and trash services.

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  • This move helps solidify Trash Butler as the next generation leader in Multi-Family doorstep recycling and trash services.
  • Moderne Ventures will maintain a minority interest in Trash Butler and assist in its business development, innovations, and operational effectiveness.\nIn the past year, Trash Butler has more than doubled in size, and this Moderne Ventures partnership positions the company for expansion and larger market share.
  • Before the transaction, Trash Butler announced a national partnership with the largest multi-family management company in the world.\nFounded in 2012, Trash Butler serves nearly 50 Million units annually across 35 states.
  • The firm\'s executive board includes key industry players, including Dave Magrisso, who founded Valet Waste, pioneering the doorstep trash pickup industry for multi-family communities.\nABOUT TRASH BUTLER: Trash Butler is the 2nd largest doorstep trash and recycling company in the country, serving the Multi-Family Apartment industry, student housing, and condo communities.

Six Flags Supports State Vaccination Efforts with Ticket Offer Valued at $4 Million

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 6:00pm

As part of that commitment, the company has pledged up to $5 million in investments and ticket value by the end of 2022 toward programs dedicated to equality and the socioeconomic advancement of people of color.\nSix Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world\xe2\x80\x99s largest regional theme park company with 27 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada.

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  • As part of that commitment, the company has pledged up to $5 million in investments and ticket value by the end of 2022 toward programs dedicated to equality and the socioeconomic advancement of people of color.\nSix Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world\xe2\x80\x99s largest regional theme park company with 27 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada.
  • For nearly 60 years, Six Flags has entertained hundreds of millions of guests with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling waterparks and unique attractions.
  • Six Flags is committed to creating an inclusive environment that fully embraces the diversity of our team members and guests.
  • For more information, visit www.sixflags.com\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005819/en/\n'

New Organizational Design for Wells Fargo’s Consumer & Small Business Banking

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 4:15pm

b'Wells Fargo & Company\xe2\x80\x99s (NYSE: WFC) CEO of Consumer & Small Business Banking (CSBB) Mary Mack announced today the structure and leaders of her organization.

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  • b'Wells Fargo & Company\xe2\x80\x99s (NYSE: WFC) CEO of Consumer & Small Business Banking (CSBB) Mary Mack announced today the structure and leaders of her organization.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005684/en/\nWoman entering a Wells Fargo branch with a glass front through a revolving door.
  • (Photo: Wells Fargo)\n\xe2\x80\x9cLast fall we welcomed Sandra Nudelman and Amanda Wiltshire-Craine and this summer we welcome Hilani Kerr and Shaun McDougall, all from outside of Wells Fargo, to the CSBB leadership team,\xe2\x80\x9d said Mack.
  • News, insights and perspectives from Wells Fargo are also available at Wells Fargo Stories .\nAdditional information may be found at www.wellsfargo.com | Twitter: @WellsFargo .\nThis news release contains forward-looking statements about our future financial performance and business.

CGI Windows & Doors Rewards Four Florida Heroes and Kicks off Statewide Voting Campaign

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:18pm

Giving back to the community has always been part of the company culture at CGI Windows & Doors .

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  • Giving back to the community has always been part of the company culture at CGI Windows & Doors .
  • The grand prize winner will be selected through an online voting campaign beginning May 13 and ending on May 28.
  • Today, CGI Windows & Doors continues to deliver high-performance products that building professionals and homeowners have trusted for decades.
  • CGI Windows & Doors is a wholly owned subsidiary of PGT Innovations (NYSE: PGTI), a national leader in the premium window and door category.

At-risk Students in North Charleston, SC Have a New Opportunity for a Quality, Individualized High School Education

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:35pm

Learn4Life, a network of nonprofit high schools for at-risk students, is opening in North Charleston in August to help reengage students who might otherwise lack the motivation or resources to stay in school.

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  • Learn4Life, a network of nonprofit high schools for at-risk students, is opening in North Charleston in August to help reengage students who might otherwise lack the motivation or resources to stay in school.
  • The school will be located at 6209 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston and students up to 22 years old can enroll anytime at Learn4Life.org/southcarolina .\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • Learn4Life is helping change this trajectory in North Charleston.\nClick to tweet: Opportunity Youth in #NorthCharleston will soon have a new option for a flexible and personalized high school education.
  • Serving more than 47,000 students annually \xe2\x80\x93 including full-time and intersession students \xe2\x80\x93 we help them prepare for a future beyond high school.

AEO Reinforces Sustainability Commitment

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

b"American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE: AEO) today reaffirms its commitment to sustainability through the use of more sustainable raw materials and manufacturing techniques, water reduction, and the development of a limited American Eagle (AE) jeans collection using guidelines as a part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation\xe2\x80\x99s Jeans Redesign project .

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  • b"American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE: AEO) today reaffirms its commitment to sustainability through the use of more sustainable raw materials and manufacturing techniques, water reduction, and the development of a limited American Eagle (AE) jeans collection using guidelines as a part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation\xe2\x80\x99s Jeans Redesign project .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005597/en/\nAEO Reinforces Sustainability Commitment & AE Joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation\xe2\x80\x99s The Jeans Redesign to Create Exclusive Jeans Collection.
  • Credit: AEO, Inc.\n\xe2\x80\x9cBy taking measures to ensure more responsible product sourcing, we are working hard to help create a healthier environment for future generations.
  • As part of AEO\xe2\x80\x99s broader sustainability goals, we\xe2\x80\x99ve made a commitment to move toward more sustainable raw materials and manufacturing techniques, as well as reducing our water and energy usage,\xe2\x80\x9d said Jay Schottenstein, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.

On Average, Couples Work Toward Four Additional Financial Goals While Saving for Their Wedding

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

While couples budget an average of $22,500 for their wedding day ceremony and reception, most aren\xe2\x80\x99t choosing one financial dream over another.

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  • While couples budget an average of $22,500 for their wedding day ceremony and reception, most aren\xe2\x80\x99t choosing one financial dream over another.
  • The reality of the situation is that most couples are juggling multiple financial goals, including saving for a house (60%) or retirement (52%), all while also saving for a wedding.
  • While most couples are thankful for their parents\xe2\x80\x99 financial support (82%), it doesn\xe2\x80\x99t come without some strings attached.
  • Operating within the $250 billion global wedding industry, WeddingWire helps couples find the right team of wedding professionals to plan and execute a wedding celebration personalized to them.

Maryland Tech Council Launches Technology Inclusion Initiative to Advance Inclusivity within the State’s Tech Industry and Fuel Socioeconomic Advancement Throughout Maryland

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

Rosendale will open the program by providing the MTC\xe2\x80\x99s Board of Directors\xe2\x80\x99 motivation for creating the Technology Inclusivity Initiative.

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  • Rosendale will open the program by providing the MTC\xe2\x80\x99s Board of Directors\xe2\x80\x99 motivation for creating the Technology Inclusivity Initiative.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cThere\xe2\x80\x99s a lot of work to be done to build a more inclusive tech industry and to use technology for the good of our communities.
  • We are the largest technology and life sciences trade association in the state of Maryland, and we provide value by giving members a forum to learn, share, and connect.
  • The vision for the Maryland Tech Council is to propel Maryland to become the number one innovation economy for life sciences and technology in the country.