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BDO Canada Hosts Second Annual Rethink Virtual Conference

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 3:00pm

Toronto, Jan. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After the success of last years virtual event, BDO Canada is pleased to announce its second annual Rethink Virtual Conference on Jan. 20-21, 2022.

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  • Toronto, Jan. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After the success of last years virtual event, BDO Canada is pleased to announce its second annual Rethink Virtual Conference on Jan. 20-21, 2022.
  • Presentations will cover the following topics:
    In addition to Mark Carney, the Rethink Virtual Conference will feature Dr Chitra Anand from Clarity Consultants, senior leaders from BDO Canada and other leading organizations like Shopify, Atomic Energy of Canada, Chorus Aviation, etc.
  • To learn more and to register for the event, visit BDO Rethink Virtual Conference 2022 - Jan 20 | Hopin .
  • BDO Canada LLP is a leading provider of professional services to clients of all sizes in virtually all business sectors.

15th Asian Financial Forum attracts 63,000+ views

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 10:00am

As of 11 January, the AFF virtual platform had seen more than 63,000 views from 80 countries and regions.

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  • As of 11 January, the AFF virtual platform had seen more than 63,000 views from 80 countries and regions.
  • Jean-Claude Trichet, Former President, European Central Bank, offered his views on how the financial industry, regulators and policymakers should step up their concerted efforts in addressing key issues related to monetary stability in times of uncertainty.
  • Delivering his remarks on the second morning of AFF 2022, Paul Chan, Financial Secretary of the HKSAR, noted the tremendous opportunities for Hong Kong's financial market created by Mainland China's continued development.
  • PwC and the HKTDC jointly presented a pulse survey, "ESG Investing: Challenges and Opportunities for Hong Kong", during AFF 2022.

GlossWire is Honored to Pay Tribute to the Legacy of Virgil Abloh by Supporting the Virgil Abloh™ "Post-Modern" Scholarship Fund

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Friday, December 10, 2021 - 7:32pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211210005512/en/
    The world suffered a great loss with the passing of Virgil Abloh on November 28, 2021.
  • As GlossWire continues its commitment to donating $1USD a download to important philanthropic causes, it was an immediate commitment that we would honor his extraordinary legacy by partnering with the Fashion Scholarship Fund to support the Virgil Abloh Post-Modern Scholarship Fund.
  • The Virgil Abloh Post-Modern Scholarship Fund, and the generation of future Scholars the Fashion Scholarship Fund will support, are our opportunity to carry out the personal legacy Virgil designed and built with focus and determination.
  • In 2020, Virgil Abloh and the Fashion Scholarship Fund established the Virgil Abloh Post-Modern Scholarship Fund, raising $1 Million Dollars to support the next generation of Black fashion industry leaders.

Winners of the 2021 Webster Awards - plus, two new awards to debut in 2022 announced

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Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 3:30am

VANCOUVER, BC, Nov. 3, 2021 /CNW/ - The winners in the 16 categories for the 2021 Webster Awards, Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards, were announced today during the Online Webster Awards show which can be viewed, for those who missed it, at https://www.ohboy.ca/websterawards2021 .

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, Nov. 3, 2021 /CNW/ - The winners in the 16 categories for the 2021 Webster Awards, Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards, were announced today during the Online Webster Awards show which can be viewed, for those who missed it, at https://www.ohboy.ca/websterawards2021 .
  • 's Primary Care System: A Tyee Series
    -Bryan Carney, The Tyee for You Have Zero Privacy Says an Internal RCMP Presentation.
  • The second new award to debut in 2022 was announced during the 2021 Webster Awards by the Honourable Janet Austin, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.
  • Also during the 2021 Webster Awards broadcast, the 2021 Bruce Hutchison Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Shushma Datt and the 2021 Bill Good Award was presented to The Tyee.

Ziegler Closes $32,500,000 Financing For Christian Living Neighborhoods

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Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, Nov. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce the successful closing of Christian Living Neighborhoods' Series 2021 Bonds.

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  • CHICAGO, Nov. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce the successful closing of Christian Living Neighborhoods' Series 2021 Bonds.
  • CLC owns and operates Christian Living Neighborhoods ("CLN") which is comprised of three separate and distinct communities in Colorado: Holly Creek, Someren Glen, and Clermont Park.
  • Christian Living Communities is ranked #96 on the 2020 LeadingAge Ziegler 200.
  • Will Carney, Managing Director, Ziegler Senior Living Finance added, "Christian Living Communities is a progressive senior living provider whose leadership team moved quickly to capture favorable market conditions and generate significant debt service savings.

Fashwire, Inc. Receives First Place in the Category of Women in Business at the 2021 Go Global Awards

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Monday, October 18, 2021 - 1:26pm

This years awards were presented by the Go Global Judging Panel consisting of:

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  • This years awards were presented by the Go Global Judging Panel consisting of:
    Dejan Pavleski, Director of Invest North Macedonia.
  • Originally launched in 1989, The International Trade Councils Go Global Awards celebrate organizations that drive the global economy through their innovations, technologies, and strategies.
  • The Awards Committee then cross-reviews the finalist presentations and the final decisions are announced at the Go Global Awards Day.
  • While the Go Global Awards offer the opportunity to be recognized and honored by their peers, it also goes beyond winning trophies and citations.

Washington Examiner Launches “Restoring America” Campaign to Invigorate American Patriotism

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 12:00pm

In addition to well-respected Washington Examiner voices--such as Hugo Gurdon, Michael Barone, Tim Carney, Conn Carroll, Byron York, and Salena Zito--Restoring America launches with essays from Senator Tom Cotton, Representatives Dan Crenshaw and Elise Stefanik, former Cabinet Secretaries Mike Pompeo and Ben Carson, Hillsdale College’s Matt Spalding, and civil rights activist Robert Woodson.

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  • Washington, DC, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Washington Examiner debuts Restoring America , a major new initiative promoting patriotic American virtues and values to bring people together for a better future.
  • Pompeo on patriotism: What we need is not necessarily political or ideological unity.
  • Crenshaw on fortitude: Personal responsibility is more than just a conservative value, it is a foundation for a free society.
  • Restoring America embraces six pillars:

Finalists for 2021 Webster Awards Announced

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Monday, September 13, 2021 - 5:00pm

VANCOUVER, Sept. 13, 2021 /CNW/ - The finalists in the 16 different categories for the 2021 Webster Awards, Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards, were announced today.

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  • VANCOUVER, Sept. 13, 2021 /CNW/ - The finalists in the 16 different categories for the 2021 Webster Awards, Western Canada's preeminent journalism awards, were announced today.
  • All finalists will be celebrated, and the one winner in each category will be announced during the November 3rd online awards ceremony, 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time.
  • Finalists - Excellence in Business, Industry, Labour & Economics Reporting
    -Andrew MacLeod, The Tyee for The Corporate Push into B.C.
  • This year's Webster Awards are made possible by Presenting Sponsors: BCGEU, FortisBC, Global Container Terminals Inc., Google, LNG Canada, Port of Vancouver; Supporting Sponsors: BCIT, Langara, Jim Pattison Group, UDI and West Coast Reduction.

Brian Carney of RiversEdge Advisors Celebrates Twenty Years as a Financial Advisor

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Friday, September 3, 2021 - 11:00am

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Brian Carney, CFP, AIF, ChFC, CDFA, CEPA, co-founder of RiversEdge Advisors in Wilmington, DE celebrates twenty years as a financial advisor.

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  • WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Brian Carney, CFP, AIF, ChFC, CDFA, CEPA, co-founder of RiversEdge Advisors in Wilmington, DE celebrates twenty years as a financial advisor.
  • Beginning in 2001, Brian has spent his entire career in the financial services industry, working at two local firms prior to merging his practice with RiversEdge Advisors in 2014.
  • Brian notes, "As my experience has evolved, I have really found my niche serving business owners and entrepreneurs seeking comprehensive planning services.
  • CONTACT: Brian Carney of RiversEdge Advisors, LLC

Clever Leaves Announces Commitment to the University of Missouri to Provide CBD Isolate at No Cost Under Project Change Lives Campaign

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Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Clever Leaves Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: CLVR, CLVRW) (“Clever Leaves” or the “Company”), a leading multinational operator and licensed producer of pharmaceutical-grade cannabinoids, announced today their first official letter of support to the University of Missouri’s (“Mizzou”) translational pediatric neuroscience lab providing CBD isolate product for an upcoming National Institutes of Health proposal. This marks the second research team supported for a proposal under Clever Leaves’ Project Change Lives Campaign, following an initial sponsored study that was announced in collaboration with UC Davis’ Plant Sciences Department last week, whereby the Company has committed to providing up to US $25 million in cannabis- derived ingredients and finished products for use in high-quality research that will advance the field of medical cannabis in the United States.

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  • Accordingly, this ongoing research is directly in-line with Clever Leaves goal to change lives through the research and development of new cannabis therapies.
  • Partnering with Clever Leaves allows us to expand the ongoing research of pharmaceutically produced CBD.
  • Clever Leaves aims to be one of the industrys leading global cannabis companies recognized for its principles, people, and performance while fostering a healthier global community.
  • Clever Leaves was granted a license in Portugal from Infarmed the Portuguese health authority which allows Clever Leaves to cultivate, import and export dry flower for medicinal and research purposes.