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Verastem Oncology Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:05pm

The awards were granted pursuant to the Nasdaq inducement grant exception as an inducement material to Dr. Denis acceptance of employment with Verastem Oncology in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).

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  • The awards were granted pursuant to the Nasdaq inducement grant exception as an inducement material to Dr. Denis acceptance of employment with Verastem Oncology in accordance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4).
  • A stock option to purchase 150,000 shares of Verastem Oncologys common stock will vest upon achievement of certain clinical development milestones, provided that Dr. Denis continues to serve as an employee of or other service provider to Verastem Oncology on the vesting dates.
  • Both stock options have an exercise price equal to $2.81, the closing price of Verastem Oncology's common stock as reported by Nasdaq on September 20, 2021.
  • Verastem Oncology (Nasdaq: VSTM) (Verastem, Inc.) is a development-stage biopharmaceutical company committed to the development and commercialization of new medicines to improve the lives of patients diagnosed with cancer.

WoodSpring Suites Eclipses 300 Open Hotels, Paving The Road For Future Growth

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 6:49pm

As of June 30, 2021, the WoodSpring Suites, MainStay Suites and Suburban Extended Stay brands each have 453, 217, and 86 hotels open or in the pipeline, respectively.

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  • As of June 30, 2021, the WoodSpring Suites, MainStay Suites and Suburban Extended Stay brands each have 453, 217, and 86 hotels open or in the pipeline, respectively.
  • "When the WoodSpring Suites brand was created, the overall awareness and the growth potential around the extended stay segment was very much in its infancy.
  • "Eclipsing 300 WoodSpring hotels is an incredible accomplishment and further validates Choice Hotels' strategic commitment to the segment.
  • There are 300 WoodSpring Suites hotels open in over 38 states and more than 100 in the pipeline across the U.S. as of June 30, 2021.

IYM 2021 National Prep School Virtual Fair to Be Held Sat., Sept. 25 & Sun., Sept. 26, 2021 at 9 AM EDT - 6 PM EDT

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 6:27pm

Sat Oct 2, 2021, starting at 9 AM EDT Sun Oct 3rd, 2021, starting at 9 AM EDT

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  • Sat Oct 2, 2021, starting at 9 AM EDT Sun Oct 3rd, 2021, starting at 9 AM EDT
    At the conference, Boys & Girls Prep School Coaches from across the U.S. will be representing their school's basketball programs virtually on Zoom.
  • IYM'sStudent-Athlete programprovides valuable opportunities for deserving student-athletes, who demonstrate academic achievement, as well as a talent in basketball or other sports.
  • Coaches will also talk about what life is like for a student-athlete at their school.
  • This event is essential for student-athletes looking to be recruited into a prep school's basketball program.

PatientPoint Wait-Time Communication Platform Named PM360 Trailblazer Award 2021 Silver Winner

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 5:39pm

CINCINNATI and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --PM360,a publication for marketing decision makers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, diagnostics and medical device industries, has namedPatientPoint's Wait-Time Communication Platform as the Point of Care Trailblazer 2021 Silver winner.

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  • CINCINNATI and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --PM360,a publication for marketing decision makers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, diagnostics and medical device industries, has namedPatientPoint's Wait-Time Communication Platform as the Point of Care Trailblazer 2021 Silver winner.
  • The platform also includes a mobile component to address the potential of shorter wait times.
  • "We're honored to be recognized with a 2021 PM360 Trailblazer award for our Wait-Time Communication Platform, an innovation guided by provider and patient insights on the changing dynamics of healthcare," said PatientPoint EVP of Product Strategy Liz Phillips.
  • Since 2009, the PM360 Trailblazer Awards have recognized outstanding achievement and innovation in healthcare marketing.

Fifth Third Appoints Michele Mullins Climate Risk Officer; Role Reflects Bank’s Commitment to Managing Climate Change Risk

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:48pm

Fifth Third Bank, National Association, today announced the appointment of Michele Mullins as the Companys first climate risk officer.

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  • Fifth Third Bank, National Association, today announced the appointment of Michele Mullins as the Companys first climate risk officer.
  • The role expands Mullins duties as director of enterprise risk governance and business support, and reflects the Banks commitment to environmental sustainability leadership.
  • In nearly 20 years with Fifth Third, Mullins has served in a variety of management roles in Risk and in the Commercial line of business.
  • As director of Enterprise & Climate Risk Governance and business support, Mullins will continue to report to Bob Shaffer, executive vice president and chief risk officer.

Frank Zappa's Surrealistic Documentary And Soundtrack, "200 Motels", Celebrates Golden Anniversary With Definitive Six-Disc Box Set

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

Some of the music that was written for the movie is not in the movie or the album.

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  • Some of the music that was written for the movie is not in the movie or the album.
  • In celebration of "200 Motels" golden anniversary, Zappa Records, UMe and MGM have assembled a definitive Super Deluxe six-disc box set of the beloved, yet hard to find, soundtrack for release on November 19.
  • The six-disc set will be housed in a 64-page hardcover book in a handsome 12" x 12" slipcase.
  • All of the archiving for this 50th Anniversary set has produced incredible amounts of content that we would never had known existed otherwise."

AYRO Inc. Appoints Thomas M. Wittenschlaeger as Chief Executive Officer

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

AUSTIN, TEXAS, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AYRO, Inc. (NASDAQ: AYRO) (AYRO or the Company), an engineer and manufacturer of light-duty, urban and short-haul electric vehicles (EVs), today announces the appointment of Thomas M. Wittenschlaeger as Chief Executive Officer.

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  • AUSTIN, TEXAS, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AYRO, Inc. (NASDAQ: AYRO) (AYRO or the Company), an engineer and manufacturer of light-duty, urban and short-haul electric vehicles (EVs), today announces the appointment of Thomas M. Wittenschlaeger as Chief Executive Officer.
  • Mr. Wittenschlaeger has more than 25 years of executive experience in growing technology-driven engineering and product development companies and executing turn arounds for such organizations.
  • Bringing Toms experience to AYRO will help to usher in the next exciting phase of development for AYRO.
  • AYRO is unique in the world of electric vehicle manufacturers as its primary function is design and engineering.

With an Eye on Agenda 2030, Fairtrade and B Lab Launch ‘Key’ SDG Partnership

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:00pm

Fairtrade has been leading social and trade justice for almost 30 years, said Dr. Nyagoy Nyongo, Global CEO of Fairtrade International.

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  • Fairtrade has been leading social and trade justice for almost 30 years, said Dr. Nyagoy Nyongo, Global CEO of Fairtrade International.
  • In this respect, the B Lab and Fairtrade partnership will actively pursue methods of collaboration that validate and promote the work of the organizations partners and stakeholders as a means of implementation for the achievement of the SDGs.
  • "This is a long-awaited partnership for B Lab as well as the B Corp movement, said Andrew Kassoy, cofounder and CEO of B Lab.
  • The new B Lab and Fairtrade partnership will kick off with an exploration of potential collaboration around standards development and creating touchpoints for relationship building between both organizations respective networks.

BASF's Brudermuller receives ICIS CEO of the Year Award at Power Players event

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 10:48am

LONDON and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BASF CEO Dr Martin Brudermuller has received the ICIS CEO of the Year Award at the virtual ICIS Power Players Awards event.

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  • LONDON and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BASF CEO Dr Martin Brudermuller has received the ICIS CEO of the Year Award at the virtual ICIS Power Players Awards event.
  • "I accept this award with humbleness as it comes from my colleagues in the chemical industry who I highly appreciate.
  • We create chemistry for a sustainable future, and this truly is a team effort," said BASF CEO Martin Brudermuller at the event.
  • ICIS also announced the winners of two new awards Saori Dubourg, member of the board of executive directors at BASF, for the ICIS Sustainability Leader Award, and Conrad Keijzer, CEO of Clariant, for the ICIS Emerging Leader Award.

BASF's Brudermuller receives ICIS CEO of the Year Award at Power Players event

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 10:44am

LONDON and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BASF CEO Dr Martin Brudermuller has received the ICIS CEO of the Year Award at the virtual ICIS Power Players Awards event.

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  • LONDON and NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BASF CEO Dr Martin Brudermuller has received the ICIS CEO of the Year Award at the virtual ICIS Power Players Awards event.
  • "I accept this award with humbleness as it comes from my colleagues in the chemical industry who I highly appreciate.
  • We create chemistry for a sustainable future, and this truly is a team effort," said BASF CEO Martin Brudermuller at the event.
  • ICIS also announced the winners of two new awards Saori Dubourg, member of the board of executive directors at BASF, for the ICIS Sustainability Leader Award, and Conrad Keijzer, CEO of Clariant, for the ICIS Emerging Leader Award.