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Columbia Bank Launches Fifth Annual Warm Hearts Winter Drive Benefiting Homeless Families In The Northwest

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 11:06pm

TACOMA, Wash., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Bank today announced the official launch of its fifth annual Warm Hearts Winter Drive to benefit families and individuals struggling with homelessness in the Pacific Northwest.

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  • TACOMA, Wash., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Bank today announced the official launch of its fifth annual Warm Hearts Winter Drive to benefit families and individuals struggling with homelessness in the Pacific Northwest.
  • Columbia's Chief Operating Officer Clint Stein added, "Our Warm Hearts Winter Drive has become a foundation for giving at Columbia Bank, not only for the communities we serve, but also for our employees.
  • The Warm Hearts Winter Drive accepts cash donations in addition to new winter clothes.
  • Donations can be submitted online at WarmHeartsWinterDrive.com , and both cash and new warm winter clothing can be donated at every Columbia Bank branch across the Northwest.

Benefitfocus Announces Headline Speakers for One Place® 2020

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:05pm

One Place, Benefitfocus' premier benefits technology and business conference, will be held on March 16-19 in Charleston, SC.

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  • One Place, Benefitfocus' premier benefits technology and business conference, will be held on March 16-19 in Charleston, SC.
  • Their personal journeys of passion and perseverance will provide the perfect backdrop for this year's theme, 'Shape the Future of Benefits,'" said Ray August, Benefitfocus President and CEO.
  • "We are driving unprecedented change in how benefits are bought, sold and used across an increasingly complex industry.
  • To explore the future of health care and benefits, learn more about One Place 2020 or register now .

Albertsons Companies Appoints Chris Rupp EVP & Chief Customer & Digital Officer

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:15pm

BOISE, Idaho, Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Albertsons Companies announced today that Chris Rupp has been named EVP & Chief Customer & Digital Officer, effective December 3, 2019.

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  • BOISE, Idaho, Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Albertsons Companies announced today that Chris Rupp has been named EVP & Chief Customer & Digital Officer, effective December 3, 2019.
  • Rupp joins Albertsons Cos. from Microsoft Corporation, where she most recently served as General Manager of the companys Xbox Business Engineering team.
  • Rupp will be responsible for integrating and enhancing customers experiences across all digital touchpoints, accelerating the e-commerce business, and deepening customer relationships through loyalty programs.
  • In 2018 alone, along with the Albertsons Companies Foundation, the company gave $262 million in food and financial support.

Domo Wins the 2019 Mobile Breakthrough Award for Enterprise Cloud Computing Software of the Year

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:05pm

SILICON SLOPES, Utah, Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) announced today that it won the 2019 Mobile Breakthrough Award for Enterprise Cloud Computing Software of the Year.

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  • SILICON SLOPES, Utah, Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Domo (Nasdaq: DOMO) announced today that it won the 2019 Mobile Breakthrough Award for Enterprise Cloud Computing Software of the Year.
  • The annual Mobile Breakthrough Awards are sponsored by Tech Breakthrough, a leading independent market intelligence organization.
  • These awards are designed to honor innovative products, companies and leadership across multiple mobile and wireless technology categories.
  • McKinseys research found that 68% of organizations that deployed mobile internet technologies reported successful digital transformations compared to 53% of companies that did not.

William Lyon Homes To Hold Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results Conference Call

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:33pm

William Lyon Homes (the Company) (NYSE: WLH) announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its previously released third quarter 2019 financial results on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time.

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  • William Lyon Homes (the Company) (NYSE: WLH) announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its previously released third quarter 2019 financial results on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
  • The Companys previously scheduled third quarter 2019 financial results conference call was postponed in light of the concurrent announcement of the agreement to be acquired by Taylor Morrison Home Corporation.
  • William Lyon Homes is one of the largest Western U.S. regional homebuilders.
  • Such statements reflect the current views of management of William Lyon Homes, a Delaware corporation (William Lyon Homes), or Taylor Morrison Home Corporation, a Delaware corporation (Taylor Morrison), and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties.

NRC Health CEO Mike Hays Awards Annual Scholarship To UNL Students

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 7:54pm

LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NRC Health is pleased to announce Jenna Zeleny, Allison Weber, Kayleen Mourey, Alex Hoffman, Hannah Krajicek, and Ryan Kalkwarf as recipients of the 2019 Mike Hays Sales Center Scholarship.

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  • LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NRC Health is pleased to announce Jenna Zeleny, Allison Weber, Kayleen Mourey, Alex Hoffman, Hannah Krajicek, and Ryan Kalkwarf as recipients of the 2019 Mike Hays Sales Center Scholarship.
  • In partnership with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), the annual scholarship rewards the top performing students in the UNL College of Business Center for Sales Excellence certificate program.
  • Each recipient received $4,400 to be applied toward their tuition and fees during the 2019 - 2020 school year.
  • NRC Health actively pursues students from surrounding colleges to join the organization as interns and full time associates.

Sinclair Names Rob Weisbord President of Local News & Marketing Services Division

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 4:30pm

BALTIMORE, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), a diversified media company and a leader in local news and sports, announced that Rob Weisbord has been named President of its Local News & Marketing Services division effective January 1, 2020.

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  • BALTIMORE, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI), a diversified media company and a leader in local news and sports, announced that Rob Weisbord has been named President of its Local News & Marketing Services division effective January 1, 2020.
  • The announcement was made by Chris Ripley, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sinclair.
  • "Steve Marks has been with Sinclair since 1986 and has been our Chief Operating Officer since 2003," commented Mr.
  • In addition, Mr. Weisbord will continue to oversee all revenue initiatives for Tennis Channel and the Sports division (RSNs).

Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware Launches $100,000 TV Ad Buy Promoting Civil Rights Activist Al Sharpton's Call for Increased Diversity on Delaware's Courts

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 4:27pm

DOVER, Del., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) placed a $100,000 TV ad buy featuring civil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton calling for more progress on diversifying Delaware's courts.

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  • DOVER, Del., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware (CPBD) placed a $100,000 TV ad buy featuring civil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton calling for more progress on diversifying Delaware's courts.
  • CPBD spent the months prior to Governor Carney's appointment leading the charge in calling for more diversity in Delaware's courts , starting with an African-American to fill the Supreme Court vacancy.
  • They formed in April of 2016 to focus on raising awareness with Delaware residents, elected officials, and other stakeholders about the issue.
  • For more information on Citizens for a Pro-Business Delaware or to join the cause, visit DelawareForBusiness.org .

NeighborWorks Collaborative of Ohio Contributes $665 Million to Ohio's Economy

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 3:00pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Member organizations of the NeighborWorks Collaborative of Ohio (NCO) have contributed more than $665 Million in economic output to Ohio's economy over a five year period, a recent study indicated.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Member organizations of the NeighborWorks Collaborative of Ohio (NCO) have contributed more than $665 Million in economic output to Ohio's economy over a five year period, a recent study indicated.
  • The independent study was conducted by Greater Ohio Policy Center and released today.
  • From 2014 2018, NCO member organizations significantly impacted local and regional economies and generated over $67 Million in tax revenue and sustained over 4,500 jobs annually in the state of Ohio.
  • NCO is a statewide, nonprofit collaboration of ten Ohio organizations focused on creating sustainable and affordable housing for Ohioans.

Oh, Baby! Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen To Send Thousands Of Newborns And Their Parents Home From The Hospital With The Ultimate Warm Welcome

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 2:00pm

This week, Cheddar's locations nationwide will visit local hospitals or birthing centers in recognition of the complimentary first round of Honey Butter Croissants launching in its restaurants.

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  • This week, Cheddar's locations nationwide will visit local hospitals or birthing centers in recognition of the complimentary first round of Honey Butter Croissants launching in its restaurants.
  • Newborns and their parents departing from hospitals that week will enjoy a welcome bundle from Cheddar's.
  • Baked fresh every 20 minutes or less, they feature a delicate, flaky crust with warm honey butter gently drizzled on top.
  • Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen is the homestyle casual dining restaurant where guests always get a lot for not a lot.