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10x1000 Launches “Flex” Fintech Program with Partners Worldwide to Bridge Global Digital Skills Gap and Drive Financial Inclusion

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 3:27am

IFC has been a steadfast supporter of digital innovations that foster financial inclusion.

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  • IFC has been a steadfast supporter of digital innovations that foster financial inclusion.
  • The current committee is composed of global experts from industry, academia, and international financial institutions.
  • Going forward, 10x1000 will also work with partners and alumni to cultivate a global fintech community, creating a vibrant platform that provides opportunities for willing organizations and individuals to contribute to global financial inclusion.
  • 10x1000 Tech for Inclusion is an open and global fintech training platform that enables learners to become drivers of digital economic growth.

Study Designs Completed for NIH Consortium Study of Long-term COVID-19

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:41pm

As the CSC for the NIH grant, NYU Langone is charged with integrating the research activities of clinical sites around the country.

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  • As the CSC for the NIH grant, NYU Langone is charged with integrating the research activities of clinical sites around the country.
  • As of August 25, more than 39 million Americans had been infected with COVID-19, resulting in 648,000 deaths.
  • The study will also seek to enroll participants without SARS-CoV-2 infection to serve as a comparison group.
  • An important aspect of the RECOVER Initiative is the development of the pediatric main protocol for study of Long COVID in children.

COEUS Holdings Appoints Daniel Garrett as Independent Board Member

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 11:00am

COEUS Holdings and its subsidiaries, together a leading health outcomes, contracting, technology and commercial insights consulting firm, today announced it has appointed Daniel Garrett to its board as an independent director.

Key Points: 
  • COEUS Holdings and its subsidiaries, together a leading health outcomes, contracting, technology and commercial insights consulting firm, today announced it has appointed Daniel Garrett to its board as an independent director.
  • Mr. Garrett joins the COEUS board after a successful career in healthcare as PwCs Technology Consulting Leader for PwC US & Trifecta (US, China/HK, and Japan).
  • Dans proven leadership at the board level will be a tremendous asset to the organization as we continue to scale and build the COEUS family of companies into a world class organization, said Marc Hixson, CEO of COEUS Holdings.
  • The COEUS Holdings teams are singularly driven to optimize market access and commercialization infrastructure for pharmaceutical products.

Collaborative Solutions for Communities Celebrates 25 Years of Local Impact

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 7:03pm

Collaborative Solutions for Communities (CSC) , a high-impact advocacy organization that provides critical services to families and neighborhoods across Washington, DC, is marking its 25th anniversary of fostering positive change with a gala event on September 25, 2021.

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  • Collaborative Solutions for Communities (CSC) , a high-impact advocacy organization that provides critical services to families and neighborhoods across Washington, DC, is marking its 25th anniversary of fostering positive change with a gala event on September 25, 2021.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210913005713/en/
    Penelope Griffith, Executive Director, Collaborative Solutions for Communities (Photo: Business Wire)
    Founded in 1996, CSC began as a coordinated effort to prevent children from entering the foster care system.
  • We are proud to have made such a significant difference helping families thrive here in DC over the past 25 years, says Penelope Griffith, the organizations executive director.
  • Founded in 1996 as the Columbia Heights/Shaw Family Support Collaborative and now operating as Collaborative Solutions for Communities, CSC is a Washington, DC metropolitan area not-for-profit human service organization that provides: family support services, affordable housing, violence intervention, youth engagement and workforce development programs.

Viola Launches Harrington Institute For Cannabis Education Powered By Cleveland School Of Cannabis

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Viola , the premium Black-owned cannabis brand rooted in equity, announced the launch of the Harrington Institute, a school for cannabis education created in partnership with Cleveland School of Cannabis, which is currently on pace to be the first cannabis focused school accredited by the Middle States Association.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Viola , the premium Black-owned cannabis brand rooted in equity, announced the launch of the Harrington Institute, a school for cannabis education created in partnership with Cleveland School of Cannabis, which is currently on pace to be the first cannabis focused school accredited by the Middle States Association.
  • Aligning with Viola and its commitment to excellence, the mission of the Harrington Institute is to provide equitable access to the cannabis industry by providing high quality education to its community.
  • "Harrington Institute is something that's very important for me and something that's needed," said Al Harrington, CEO of Viola Brands.
  • About Cleveland School Of Cannabis:
    The Cleveland School of Cannabis is the only State Approved Career School for Cannabis education east of Colorado.

Security Experts Witnessed a 55,239% Increase in Ransomware Activity in Q2

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

COMMERCE, Mich., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuspire , a leadingmanaged security services provider (MSSP), today announced the release of its 2021 Q2 Quarterly Threat Landscape Report.

Key Points: 
  • COMMERCE, Mich., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Nuspire , a leadingmanaged security services provider (MSSP), today announced the release of its 2021 Q2 Quarterly Threat Landscape Report.
  • In a recent Forrester podcast, security analysts discuss ransomware attacks becoming more common and more damaging.
  • In Q2 2021, Nuspire security experts witnessed a 55,239% increase in ransomware activity just a few weeks prior to the Colonial Pipeline Ransomware attack conducted by DarkSide Ransomware group.
  • Our deep bench of cybersecurity experts, award-winning threat intelligence and three 247 security operations centers (SOCs) detect, respond, and remediate advanced cyber threats.

The Charles Schwab Corporation Announces Early Participation and Consent Results in Exchange Offers; Extends Early Participation Premium Deadline

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 12:30pm

The exchange offers and consent solicitations may be made solely pursuant to the terms and conditions of the Prospectus, the Letter of Transmittal and the other related materials.

Key Points: 
  • The exchange offers and consent solicitations may be made solely pursuant to the terms and conditions of the Prospectus, the Letter of Transmittal and the other related materials.
  • In order to participate in any exchange offer and consent solicitation for Old Notes, holders of the Old Notes resident in Canada are required to complete, sign and submit to the exchange agent the related Canadian Certification Form.
  • Accordingly, such documents and materials are not being distributed to, and must not be directed at, the general public in the United Kingdom.
  • These forward-looking statements include statements regarding CSCs offers to exchange and intended offering of CSC Notes.

CSC Appoints Edward Morelli as Senior Managing Director for Delaware Trust Company

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

CSC, the worlds leading provider of business, legal, tax, and digital brand services, has announced the addition of Edward Morelli as senior managing director to its Global Financial Markets (GFM) division.

Key Points: 
  • CSC, the worlds leading provider of business, legal, tax, and digital brand services, has announced the addition of Edward Morelli as senior managing director to its Global Financial Markets (GFM) division.
  • He will lead the specialized escrow and agency efforts of its wholly owned and fully regulated subsidiary, Delaware Trust Company .
  • Unlike many other providers, Delaware Trust is fully dedicated and actively investing in its corporate trust business, says Morelli.
  • Morelli will report to Dan Fisher, executive vice president of corporate trust, agency, and independent director services.

Campari Launches Fellini Forward, The New Campari Red Diaries Project Exploring The Creative Genius Of Federico Fellini Using Artificial Intelligence

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 9:16am

VENICE, Italy, Sept. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Campari, the iconic Italian aperitif, launches Campari Red Diaries 2021: Fellini Forward at the  Campari Boat – In Cinema during the 78th Venice International Film Festival - La Biennale di Venezia, a pioneering project inspired by the late Federico Fellini that uses Artificial Intelligence techniques including machine learning to explore the creative genius of one of the greatest filmmakers of all time to create a one-of-a-kind short film. Showcasing the full project is a unique documentary covering the process from start to finish, exploring the future of cinema and human vs. machine creative collaboration based on evidence found in the short movie set in Rome and expert commentary. The documentary, featuring the short film, will have its North American premiere as a Partner Presentation at New York Film Festival on the 29th September, 2021 and will be available for consumers to view in select markets on Amazon Prime Video in the coming month. 

Key Points: 
  • A notable partnership was found when Campari collaborated with Federico Fellini on a unique advertisement in 1984.
  • As champion of the artistic world, Campari has embarked on its most ambitious project yet, exploring new territories and fields in both the world of cinema and technology.
  • From this, bespoke scriptwriting and pre-visualisation tools were developed that combined learnings from the Artificial Intelligence to leverage Fellini's creative DNA.
  • Fellini Forward premiered at the Campari Boat In Cinemaduring the 78thVenice International Film Festival La Biennale di Venezia -The recap of the premiere can be seen here: https://bit.ly/Campari-Red-Diaries-Fellini-Forward-Launch

Campari Launches Fellini Forward, The New Campari Red Diaries Project Exploring The Creative Genius Of Federico Fellini Using Artificial Intelligence

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 8:54am

A notable partnership was established when Campari collaborated with Federico Fellini on a unique advertisement in 1984.

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  • A notable partnership was established when Campari collaborated with Federico Fellini on a unique advertisement in 1984.
  • His niece, Francesca Fabbri Fellini, a key partner in the development of the Fellini Forward project says "Some people are born geniuses, others become them - Federico became a creative genius.
  • From this, bespoke scriptwriting and pre-visualization tools were developed that combined learnings from the Artificial Intelligence to leverage Fellini's creative DNA.
  • Jean Jacques Dubau, Head of Marketing, Campari Group speaks of the project: "We are delighted to be launching Red Diaries 2021 in honor of Italian icon Federico Fellini.