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Igloo Products Corp. Names Andrew Perlmutter to Board of Directors

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 1:00pm

Today, Igloo proudly announces and welcomes Andrew Perlmutter to Igloo Products Corp.s Board of Directors.

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  • Today, Igloo proudly announces and welcomes Andrew Perlmutter to Igloo Products Corp.s Board of Directors.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200804005190/en/
    Igloo Names Andrew Perlmutter to Board of Directors (Graphic: Business Wire)
    We are very excited to have Andrew Perlmutter assume his new Board of Directors role.
  • He is an immediate asset to the team and the brand, stated Dave Allen, President and CEO of Igloo.
  • I am very proud to join the Igloo board, stated Andrew Perlmutter.

A New Children's Adventure Emerges For Those Who Wonder Who They Are And Why They're Here

Sunday, August 2, 2020 - 5:00am

Petra the Peacock has her world turned upside down one seemingly ordinary day.

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  • Petra the Peacock has her world turned upside down one seemingly ordinary day.
  • For the first time, she questions who she is, her purpose in life and her place in the world.
  • Now children can experience Petra's story and answer some of their own questions.
  • Xulon Press, a division of Salem Media Group, is the world's largest Christian self-publisher, with more than 15,000 titles published to date.

Ivo Rozendaal to Lead SmithGroup’s Newest Workplace Studio

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 6:18pm

Madison, Wisc., July 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SmithGroup , one of the nations leading integrated design firms, has appointed Ivo Rozendaal to lead the organizations newest Workplace studio, operating out of its Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin offices.

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  • Madison, Wisc., July 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SmithGroup , one of the nations leading integrated design firms, has appointed Ivo Rozendaal to lead the organizations newest Workplace studio, operating out of its Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin offices.
  • In this role, Rozendaal will collaborate with experts across the companys nationally recognized Workplace Practice to create, high-performing office spaces that improve productivity and enhance employees physical and emotional health and well-being.
  • "Business leaders across industries are being challenged to address a myriad of new and complicated issues related to their workplace facilities and operations, stated Lise Newman, AIA , director of SmithGroups Workplace Practice.
  • SmithGroups Workplace Practice provides comprehensive services that help premier companies across the U.S. create buildings and work environments that improve their organizations financial performance.

EXPLORE PETRA FROM HOME: The Petra Authority Partners with TimeLooper's Xplore Platform to Allow Users to Walk Through Petra in Augmented Reality

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 12:00pm

By downloading the Petra Xplore app users can walk through Petra at scale, taking in the landscape and most iconic sites within the Nabatean caravan city.

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  • By downloading the Petra Xplore app users can walk through Petra at scale, taking in the landscape and most iconic sites within the Nabatean caravan city.
  • At points of interest users experience life-size 3D models, 360 photos, and narrated voiceover.
  • "TimeLooper's Xplore platform is the perfect tool to facilitate access to Petra while our gates are closed.
  • "We collaborated with Petra Authority and the Zamani projects to deploy a variety of materials that depict the Petra experience, including, 3D models and 360 images.

All Hands and Hearts Selected as Beneficiary Charity for Live.Hearts LoveStream

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 5:12pm

Live.Hearts LoveStream will bring resilience to the communities All Hands and Hearts serves and to families at home struggling during these challenging times.

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  • Live.Hearts LoveStream will bring resilience to the communities All Hands and Hearts serves and to families at home struggling during these challenging times.
  • Petra will be joined by her co-host, Gregg Braden, the best-selling author, scientist, researcher and expert on resilience for the unique event.
  • Live.Hearts LoveStream will feature world-renowned scientists, legends of our time and musical performances to send love to our planet.
  • The donations raised from Live.Hearts LoveStream will support those in need in the U.S. and around the world.

Igloo Pledges Profits to CDC Foundation’s Coronavirus Response Fund

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 5:00pm

Today, Igloo has announced they will be donating 100% profits from all Playmate coolers sold on Igloocoolers.com to the CDC Foundation Coronavirus Response Fund.

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  • Today, Igloo has announced they will be donating 100% profits from all Playmate coolers sold on Igloocoolers.com to the CDC Foundation Coronavirus Response Fund.
  • Over the course of the next 30 days, Igloo will donate to the on-going efforts of the CDC during the COVID-19 crisis.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200319005609/en/
    Igloo pledges profits to CDC Foundation's Coronavirus response fund.
  • Donating 100% of profits from the sales of Playmate coolers on igloocoolers.com is not only going to deliver needed resources to the CDC Foundations Coronavirus Response Fund, but also symbolizes American manufacturing persevering in the toughest of times.

SmithGroup Names Brian Rener Mission Critical Leader

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 8:05pm

CHICAGO, Feb. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SmithGroup , one of the nations leading integrated design firms, has named principal and electrical discipline leader Brian Rener, PE , as the firms Mission Critical leader.

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  • CHICAGO, Feb. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SmithGroup , one of the nations leading integrated design firms, has named principal and electrical discipline leader Brian Rener, PE , as the firms Mission Critical leader.
  • Rener brings more than 30 years of experience in the design of critical electrical systems for institutional clients and science & technology facilities across the country.
  • He has designed mission critical systems for a variety of the Department of Energys national laboratories and other government agencies including the Social Security Administration .
  • Prior to joining SmithGroup in 2014, Rener led mission critical projects for clients including the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the University of Pennsylvania and Microsoft.

Igloo Names Ryan Kingman VP of Brand Partnerships

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 12:00pm

Today, Igloo proudly welcomes Ryan Kingman to the newly created position of VP, Partnerships.

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  • Today, Igloo proudly welcomes Ryan Kingman to the newly created position of VP, Partnerships.
  • Under his new role, he will oversee and forge new brand partnerships and license opportunities for Igloo with a focus on the iconic Playmate line of coolers.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200128005273/en/
    Igloo proudly welcomes Ryan Kingman to the newly created position of VP, Partnerships.
  • As we continue to invest in building the brand, we are all excited to see how Kingman will help shape Igloo in the future.

HERE Technologies appoints Petra Marita Meiser as new CFO

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 1:30pm

Amsterdam HERE Technologies today announced the appointment of Petra Marita Meiser as the companys new Chief Financial Officer, effective February 1, 2020.

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  • Amsterdam HERE Technologies today announced the appointment of Petra Marita Meiser as the companys new Chief Financial Officer, effective February 1, 2020.
  • As we continue to grow HERE Technologies into the worlds leading location platform, its important that we scale our leadership team to effectively support our future expansion, said Edzard Overbeek, CEO, HERE Technologies.
  • Petra is a highly regarded executive, bringing proven success and leadership acumen in a demanding corporate environment.
  • Meiser replaces Peter Meier, who left HERE in December 2019 to take up a position at DKV Mobility Services Holding.

Pike and Susan Sullivan Foundation Rebrands to Pharos Foundation to Better Reflect Commitment to Quality Education, Families

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 11:23pm

The Pike and Susan Sullivan Foundation is changing its name to the Pharos Foundation, a move designed to reflect the organizations commitment to quality education for children and families from all walks of life.

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  • The Pike and Susan Sullivan Foundation is changing its name to the Pharos Foundation, a move designed to reflect the organizations commitment to quality education for children and families from all walks of life.
  • Adriana Murrietta, Executive Director of the Pharos Foundation, said that the organizations board of directors believes the name change best positions the foundation for the future.
  • We are excited to continue our work with our partner organizations with our new name and renewed focus, Murrietta said.
  • After Pikes death in May 2013, his friend and attorney, George Harris, was trusted to carry on his philanthropic work under the Pike and Susan Sullivan Foundation.