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Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company Announces First Quarter 2021 Results

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 9:15pm

b'Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW), the only resort, entertainment and media company centered around the power of professional football, announced its first quarter fiscal 2021 results for the period ended March 31, 2021.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are pleased with all of the progress made during the first quarter.

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  • b'Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: HOFV, HOFVW), the only resort, entertainment and media company centered around the power of professional football, announced its first quarter fiscal 2021 results for the period ended March 31, 2021.\n\xe2\x80\x9cWe are pleased with all of the progress made during the first quarter.
  • Also, this quarter, the Company partnered with leading marketing and PR agency Dolphin Entertainment to enter into the exciting world of non-fungible tokens (\xe2\x80\x9cNFTs\xe2\x80\x9d).
  • See page 6 for reconciliation of net loss attributable to Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company stockholders to adjusted EBITDA.\nThe Company had a cash balance, including restricted cash, of $68.6 million as of March 31, 2021, compared to $40.1 million as of December 31, 2020.
  • Headquartered in Canton, Ohio, the Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company is the owner of the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls, a multi-use sports, entertainment and media destination centered around the Pro Football Hall of Fame\xe2\x80\x99s campus.

CirTran Files Form 10-K, Reports Net Profit for 2020

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 5:55pm

b'CirTran Corporation (OTC BB: CIRX) said today that it has completed the filing of Form 10-K for fiscal 2020 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.\nThe filing by CirTran showed a net profit of $532,134 for the year ended December 31, 2020 and reported net sales of $1,732,625.

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  • b'CirTran Corporation (OTC BB: CIRX) said today that it has completed the filing of Form 10-K for fiscal 2020 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.\nThe filing by CirTran showed a net profit of $532,134 for the year ended December 31, 2020 and reported net sales of $1,732,625.
  • In its previous 10-K filing for the year ended December 31, 2019, the company had reported a net loss of $1,227,539.\nAlso in the filing, CirTran reported income from operations of $78,414, after having shown a net loss from operations of $406,558 in its fiscal 2019 filing.\nIehab J. Hawatmeh, the founder and president of CirTran, said he \xe2\x80\x9cwas proud of the progress shown by the company over the past 18 months.\n\xe2\x80\x9cIn that time,\xe2\x80\x9d Mr. Hawatmeh said, \xe2\x80\x9cCirTran reached several milestones, including returning to trading on the OTC, signing and implementing an exclusive agreement to manufacture and distribute adult lifestyle and entertainment products licensed by HUSTLER\xc2\xae, and relocating its corporate offices to Las Vegas.
  • And now, we have some positive financial news to report.\n\xe2\x80\x9cSurely 2020 was a year no one could have predicted and few will remember in any positive manner,\xe2\x80\x9d he said.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cBut companies such as CirTran, which managed to weather the dual storm of the pandemic and the economy, can and should take pride in that achievement and have reason to look with some optimism to the future,\xe2\x80\x9d Mr. Hawatmeh said.\nFounded in 1993, CirTran has evolved from its roots in electronics contract manufacturing to become a manufacturer and worldwide distributor of products for the adult lifestyle and entertainment marketplace.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210517005771/en/\n'

ViacomCBS CFO Naveen Chopra to Participate in the Virtual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 1:24pm

b'ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) today announced that Naveen Chopra, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in a question and answer session during the virtual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference on Monday, May 24, 2021 at 2:00 pm ET.\nA live audio webcast will be available on the Investors homepage of ViacomCBS\xe2\x80\x99 website ( ir.viacomcbs.com ).

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  • b'ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) today announced that Naveen Chopra, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in a question and answer session during the virtual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference on Monday, May 24, 2021 at 2:00 pm ET.\nA live audio webcast will be available on the Investors homepage of ViacomCBS\xe2\x80\x99 website ( ir.viacomcbs.com ).
  • A replay of the audio webcast will be available in the Events, Webcasts & Annual Meetings section of ViacomCBS\xe2\x80\x99 Investors website.\nViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide.
  • Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others.
  • The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry\xe2\x80\x99s most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles.

Hall of Fame Village Media Collaborates With Tupelo Honey to Produce World Chase Tag 2021 Championships

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'Hall of Fame Village Media, the recently announced premiere, multi-dimensional content studio division of Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company, has come together with Tupelo Honey, WCT, and ESPN to co-produce the World Chase Tag special in Primetime on ESPN.

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  • b'Hall of Fame Village Media, the recently announced premiere, multi-dimensional content studio division of Hall of Fame Resort & Entertainment Company, has come together with Tupelo Honey, WCT, and ESPN to co-produce the World Chase Tag special in Primetime on ESPN.
  • Hosted at and around the Hall of Fame Village powered by Johnson Controls campus in Canton, Ohio, the event will be held on August 6, 2021 and televised on ESPN.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cHOFV aims to honor the past and inspire the future and we can\xe2\x80\x99t wait to celebrate the future of this game on our Hall of Fame Village campus this summer.
  • Not limited by the confines of traditional studios, Hall of Fame Village Media does it all - creating engaging content across all genres, lengths, and mediums including TV and streaming series, films, games, events, podcasts, branded content and emerging media.

PopArabia, in Conjunction With Reservoir, Signs Lebanese Indie Music Icon Zeid Hamdan

Monday, May 17, 2021 - 1:00pm

b'PopArabia, the leading music publisher in the Middle East and North Africa, in conjunction with Reservoir, an award-winning independent music company, have signed writer-producer Zeid Hamdan to an exclusive deal, acquiring his catalog of master recordings and publishing works.

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  • b'PopArabia, the leading music publisher in the Middle East and North Africa, in conjunction with Reservoir, an award-winning independent music company, have signed writer-producer Zeid Hamdan to an exclusive deal, acquiring his catalog of master recordings and publishing works.
  • The deal also includes the signing of Hamdan\xe2\x80\x99s latest project, Bedouin Burger, to a recording agreement, with new music set for release in 2021.
  • His work with Soapkills in the early noughties not only pioneered a regional independent scene in the Arab world by brilliantly marrying rock and electronic music, but also launched both his career and that of bandmate, Yasmine Hamdan.
  • Hamdan has equally impressive credits as a film & TV composer, having scored music for dozens of films, television series, documentaries, and global advertising campaigns.

Worldwide Events Industry to 2028 - Rise in Interest Among Youth in Entrepreneur & Business Seminars is Driving Growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 4:57pm

The purpose for staging an event can be an increase in business profitability, celebratory, entertainment, and community causes among others.

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  • The purpose for staging an event can be an increase in business profitability, celebratory, entertainment, and community causes among others.
  • The most popular events include conference & exhibition, corporate events & seminars, promotion & fundraising, music & art performance, sports, festival, trade shows, and product launches.
  • The key stakeholders within the events market are corporate organizations, public organizations & NGOs.\nThe growth of the global events industry is majorly driven by an upsurge in the frequency of corporate meetings, inductions, conferences, exhibitions, music concerts, and sports events.
  • Moreover, customarily held multidimensional events acts as a key driver of the global events market.

oVertone Haircare Announces May 14 Drop of Limited Edition Conditioner Kits Celebrating Disney’s “Cruella”

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

On May 14, oVertone will offer their most wicked Color Kits yet.

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  • On May 14, oVertone will offer their most wicked Color Kits yet.
  • After all, individuality and self-expression is always in fashion.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210514005104/en/\noVertone Haircare Announces May 14 Drop of Limited Edition Conditioner Kits Celebrating Disney\xe2\x80\x99s \xe2\x80\x9cCruella\xe2\x80\x9d (Photo: Business Wire)\nMeant to be mixed to achieve a color that\xe2\x80\x99s as unique as you are, all of oVertone\xe2\x80\x99s colorful conditioners are semi-permanent (meaning they will fade with each wash after discontinued use), and are 100% vegan and cruelty-free.
  • Each Conditioner Kit is effective on any hair type and texture and is formulated with \xc3\xbcber hydrating, nourishing ingredients with absolutely no ammonia, parabens, or sulfates.

Elys Game Technology Achieves 39% Revenue Growth and Reports Record Revenue of $14.2 Million for the First Quarter of 2020

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 11:49pm

Our web-based gaming turnover increased by an impressive 150% over the same period last year and we continue to generate strong cash flow from operations.

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  • Our web-based gaming turnover increased by an impressive 150% over the same period last year and we continue to generate strong cash flow from operations.
  • Net loss in the first quarter of 2021 also included approximately $0.4 million of stock-based compensation and $0.25 million of expenses related to our expansion into US markets.
  • We continue to maintain a disciplined spending approach by allocating discretionary cash towards future business opportunities.
  • We also generated over $3.9 million of proceeds from the exercise of warrants during the first quarter of 2021.

Recording Academy® Appoints Harvey Mason jr. as President/CEO; Cites His Transformational Work as Interim Since 2020

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:55pm

b'The Recording Academy\xc2\xae\'s Board of Trustees has appointed Harvey Mason jr., as the Academy\'s President/CEO, effective June 1.

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  • b'The Recording Academy\xc2\xae\'s Board of Trustees has appointed Harvey Mason jr., as the Academy\'s President/CEO, effective June 1.
  • His appointment as President/CEO recognizes his achievements in transforming the Academy in mission-critical ways.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • As we journeyed deeper into our extensive search, it became clear that the best person for the job was Harvey.
  • "I am honored to have been appointed to continue to lead the Recording Academy on our transformative journey.