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PitchBook Named Partner of the Seattle Kraken and Climate Pledge Arena

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 3:55pm

"We are excited to welcome PitchBook to the Seattle Kraken family," said Tod Leiweke, CEO of the Seattle Kraken.

Key Points: 
  • "We are excited to welcome PitchBook to the Seattle Kraken family," said Tod Leiweke, CEO of the Seattle Kraken.
  • As suite level sponsor of the new arena, PitchBook will partner with OVG and the Seattle Kraken to reinvent the premium hospitality experience within The PitchBook Suites.
  • PitchBook will continue to work closely with OVG, the Seattle Kraken and Climate Pledge Arena to elevate the premium experience at all events and further advance the arena's vision.
  • PitchBook is committed to becoming a true partner of the Seattle Kraken and Climate Pledge Arena by creating premium client and fan experiences and supporting the growth of the franchise."

Pacific Surf Designs Files Antitrust and RICO Lawsuit Against Whitewater West Industries, Aquatic Development Group, and Specific Executives Regarding Unlawful Monopolistic Conduct and Racketeering in the Sheet Wave Industry

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 10:34pm

The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.

Key Points: 
  • The suit contains six causes of action, including unlawful monopolistic conduct, unlawful agreements to restrain trade, illegal racketeering, and conspiracy.
  • PSD alleges that, since the inception of the sheet wave market, over 91% of the sheet wave machines installed worldwide have been Whitewaters Flowrider machine and that Whitewater acts as an illegal monopoly that controls the sheet wave market through unlawful conduct and illegal agreements.
  • In addition, PSD alleges that Whitewater and ADG together control over 97% of the U.S. municipal market for sheet wave machines.
  • PACIFIC SURF DESIGNS, INC., based in San Diego, manufactures the highest quality custom-designed sheet wave surf simulators serving the waterpark, leisure, entertainment and retail industries.

The Ted Berry Company Name Changing to Vortex Services

Friday, July 24, 2020 - 1:37pm

HOUSTON, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Ted Berry Company, acquired by Vortex Companies in February of 2019, has officially changed its name to Vortex Services as part of Vortex's long-term branding and consolidation strategy.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Ted Berry Company, acquired by Vortex Companies in February of 2019, has officially changed its name to Vortex Services as part of Vortex's long-term branding and consolidation strategy.
  • Located in Livermore, Maine, Ted Berry has been providing industrial and municipal trenchless infrastructure solutions throughout the northeast since 1972.
  • Customers will begin seeing the Vortex Services logo appear on everything from building signs and billing statements to company vehicles and equipment on the job site.
  • The Vortex Companies deliver advanced trenchless technologies and turnkey services to cost effectively renew municipal, industrial and commercial infrastructure.

Rattler Midstream LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Prices $500 Million Offering of 5.625% Senior Notes

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 11:48pm

Net proceeds to Rattler from the Notes Offering will be approximately $489.5 million.

Key Points: 
  • Net proceeds to Rattler from the Notes Offering will be approximately $489.5 million.
  • Rattler intends to lend the proceeds from the Notes Offering to Rattler Midstream Operating LLC (the Rattler Operating Company).
  • The Rattler Operating Company will use the proceeds from the Notes Offering to repay outstanding borrowings under its revolving credit facility.
  • The Notes will be senior unsecured obligations of Rattler and initially will be guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by the Rattler Operating Company, Tall City Towers LLC, Rattler OMOG LLC and Rattler Ajax Processing LLC, each a subsidiary of Rattler.

Rattler Midstream LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Launches $500 Million Offering of Senior Notes

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 12:34pm

Rattler intends to lend the proceeds from the Notes Offering to Rattler Midstream Operating LLC (the Rattler Operating Company).

Key Points: 
  • Rattler intends to lend the proceeds from the Notes Offering to Rattler Midstream Operating LLC (the Rattler Operating Company).
  • The Rattler Operating Company will use the proceeds from the Notes Offering to repay outstanding borrowings under its revolving credit facility.
  • The Notes will be senior unsecured obligations of Rattler and initially will be guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by the Rattler Operating Company, Tall City Towers LLC, Rattler OMOG LLC and Rattler Ajax Processing LLC, each a subsidiary of Rattler.
  • Rattler provides crude oil, natural gas and water-related midstream services to Diamondback under long-term, fixed-fee contracts.

Kraken Adds AR Quick Look to Help Furniture and Retail Companies Test Interactive Experiences

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 4:05pm

NEW ORLEANS, La., June 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, TurboSquid adds augmented reality (AR) support to Kraken Enterprise , its custom 3D asset management platform.

Key Points: 
  • NEW ORLEANS, La., June 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, TurboSquid adds augmented reality (AR) support to Kraken Enterprise , its custom 3D asset management platform.
  • When users want to open or share an AR file with Kraken, they simply have to create a link.
  • Kraken customers include everyone from name-brand furniture companies to titans of the Fortune 500.
  • Their latest initiative, Kraken, is an asset management platform designed to help organizations finally bring order to their 3D libraries.

Snappy Kraken Named 2020 Award Finalist in 3 Innovation Categories

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 1:00pm

"We're thrilled to be named as a finalist in three categories this year," said Snappy Kraken CEO and co-founder Robert Sofia.

Key Points: 
  • "We're thrilled to be named as a finalist in three categories this year," said Snappy Kraken CEO and co-founder Robert Sofia.
  • "Snappy Kraken is the only marketing company in our industry that delivers proven results and stands behind them," said Marty Bicknell, CEO and President of Mariner Wealth.
  • The three Technology Provider categories in which Snappy Kraken is included are:
    A panel of independent judges made up of top names in the financial services industry will determine the 2020 award winners to be announced during the virtual awards event on Sept. 10, 2020.
  • "Since day one, we've been committed to helping advisers make meaningful connections with prospects and clients," said Snappy Kraken CMO Angel Gonzalez.

Griffon Corporation Announces Pricing of $150 Million Add-On Offering of Senior Notes

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 10:03pm

The New Notes will be issued under the same indenture (the Indenture) pursuant to which Griffon previously issued $850 million in aggregate principal amount of its 5.75% Senior Notes due 2028 (the Existing Notes).

Key Points: 
  • The New Notes will be issued under the same indenture (the Indenture) pursuant to which Griffon previously issued $850 million in aggregate principal amount of its 5.75% Senior Notes due 2028 (the Existing Notes).
  • The New Notes offered by Griffon will have identical terms to the Existing Notes, other than the issue date and the issue price.
  • The New Notes will be senior unsecured obligations of Griffon and will be guaranteed by certain of its domestic subsidiaries.
  • Griffon intends to use the proceeds from the offering, together with cash on hand, to redeem $150 million of its 5.25% senior notes due 2022 Notes (the 2022 Notes), which represents all of the outstanding 2022 Notes, and pay certain related fees and expenses, including accrued interest on the 2022 Notes.

New Sh*t Happens Card Game Available for Free Download by Goliath

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 12:00pm

For the first time ever, a Sh*t Happens game is available for free download and print from Goliath's Games Adults Play line.

Key Points: 
  • For the first time ever, a Sh*t Happens game is available for free download and print from Goliath's Games Adults Play line.
  • The Sh*t Happens: Spring 2020 Edition can be played with two or more people, in person or remotely.
  • The bestselling Sh*t Happens Collection is rated 18+ and can be found at Amazon, Target, and Walmart, and more.
  • Goliath was founded in 1980 by Adi Golad and he cofounded the Goliath's USA division with David Norman in 2008.

Rattler Midstream LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Reports First Quarter 2020 Financial and Operating Results

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 9:01pm

MIDLAND, Texas, May 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rattler Midstream LP (NASDAQ: RTLR) (Rattler or the Company), a subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FANG) (Diamondback), today announced financial and operating results for the first quarter ended March31, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • MIDLAND, Texas, May 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rattler Midstream LP (NASDAQ: RTLR) (Rattler or the Company), a subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FANG) (Diamondback), today announced financial and operating results for the first quarter ended March31, 2020.
  • During the first quarter of 2020, the Company recorded total operating income of $61.3 million, flat compared to the fourth quarter of 2019 and an increase of 22% over the first quarter of 2019.
  • First quarter 2020 Adjusted EBITDA (as defined and reconciled below) was $81.0 million, up 14% over the fourth quarter of 2019 and up 35% over the first quarter of 2019.
  • Below is Rattler's revised guidance for the full year 2020, with volume guidance updated to reflect the latest base case operating plan.