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Becker Logistics Appoints New CTO

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 11:00am

Becker Logistics, a third-party logistics company based in Glendale Heights, Ill. is thrilled to announce the appointment of Jamie Weldon as their new Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

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  • Becker Logistics, a third-party logistics company based in Glendale Heights, Ill. is thrilled to announce the appointment of Jamie Weldon as their new Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220818005262/en/
    Jamie Weldon, CTO of Becker Logistics (Photo: Business Wire)
    Jamie Weldon has already provided an impact on the extensive technological growth at Becker.
  • I bring a blended passion for technology, logistics, personal and organizational development to Becker.
  • About Becker Logistics: Becker Logistics is a transportation management company that matches over 600+ current customers with its top-quality asset-based carriers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

Embracer Group acquires Tuxedo Labs

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 6:01am

KARLSTAD, Sweden, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Embracer Group AB ("Embracer"), through its wholly owned subsidiary Saber Interactive[1], has acquired 100 percent of the shares of Swedish developer Tuxedo Labs.

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  • KARLSTAD, Sweden, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Embracer Group AB ("Embracer"), through its wholly owned subsidiary Saber Interactive[1], has acquired 100 percent of the shares of Swedish developer Tuxedo Labs.
  • Tuxedo Labs is best known for creating the hit voxel-based destruction PC game Teardown.Embracer adds Dennis Gustafsson, Tuxedo Labs' Founder and CTO, who is a highly technical visionary with a specialty in physics, and his team of 5.
  • We are super excited to welcome Dennis, their CEO Marcus Dawson, and the rest of the Tuxedo Labs team into the Embracer family," said Matthew Karch, CEO of Saber Interactive.
  • Within the Embracer Group, Tuxedo Labs will operate as a subsidiary under the Saber operating group.

PropTech Unicorn PLACE expands in 19 states with 37 new teams

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:20am

BELLINGHAM, Wash., Aug. 17, 2022  -- PLACE, the industry's only brokerage-agnostic technology and business services platform for top real estate professionals, today reported strong mid-year growth, launching 37 teams and expanding the PLACE footprint to 35 states and Canada. New PLACE teams in 2022 have added over $1.5B in combined sales volume to the platform, contributing over $40 million in gross commission income (GCI) revenue. These new partners represent four different brokerages across 19 different states.

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  • New PLACE teams in 2022 have added over $1.5B in combined sales volume to the platform, contributing over $40 million in gross commission income (GCI) revenue.
  • These new partners represent four different brokerages across 19 different states.
  • PLACE continues to launch partnerships with some of the most productive teams in the industry.
  • Upon affiliating with PLACE, Partners and their teams experience an increase in sales volume, agent productivity, bottom-line profitability, and customer loyalty.

Hubilo Prioritizes Customer Data Security and Privacy with AICPA SOC2 Type 2 ® Certification

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 8:47pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hubilo, the leading virtual, in-person, and hybrid event tech platform, completes its Systems and Organizations Controls audit and certification, demonstrating its commitment to building client trust and confidence in Hubilo's systems. The SOC2 Type 2 ® report recognizes Hubilo's practice of reliable, safe, and trustworthy management of client privacy and data security.

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  • The SOC2 Type 2 report recognizes Hubilo's practice of reliable, safe, and trustworthy management of client privacy and data security.
  • The reporting process outlines five trust service principles of security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality, and privacy of customer data as a framework for safeguarding data.
  • Hubilo will ensure that they manage to exceed their clients' expectations regarding their data security and privacy requirements and will continue to have the process of external audit/reviews done for SOC2 Type 2 at regular intervals.
  • To learn more about the data security implemented by the SOC2 certification, please visit https://us.aicpa.org/interestareas/frc/assuranceadvisoryservices/aicpaso... .

Epiphany Delivers Essential Vulnerability Context with New 'Decision Intelligence Center' Feature

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 7:25pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Epiphany Systems, the Exposure Management company, rolled out the new "Decision Intelligence Center" feature.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Epiphany Systems, the Exposure Management company, rolled out the new "Decision Intelligence Center" feature.
  • This new capability of the Epiphany Intelligence Platform provides valuable insight and enables customers to more efficiently and effectively address vulnerabilities in their environment.
  • The Decision Intelligence Center capability is available now for Epiphany Intelligence Platform customers.
  • Visit our website to learn more about the Epiphany Intelligence Platform and the Decision Intelligence Center.

OptionMetrics Adds Two Executives to Leadership Team

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:56pm

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220817005560/en/
    Diarmuid Kelleher joins OptionMetrics as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Most recently Kelleher was VP, Head of Financial Planning and Analysis at a tech-enabled, integrated, professional services firm.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    Diarmuid Kelleher draws on over two decades of experience leading financial planning and analysis, and as a CPA and investment banker.
  • As OptionMetrics new VP, Product & Technology, he will focus on driving growth in technology, innovation, and user experience .

Insurance Industry Titans Collaborate to Form COVU, Helping Insurance Agents and Carriers Build Customer-Centric, Growth-Oriented Businesses

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:15pm

The funding will be used to build and scale COVU toward its first major milestone, one billion dollars of insurance premium under contract.

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  • The funding will be used to build and scale COVU toward its first major milestone, one billion dollars of insurance premium under contract.
  • COVUs mission is to help independent insurance agents and carriers better manage risk and make smarter insurance decisions through AI-driven policy recommendations, business services and sales support.
  • As a turnkey offering, COVU takes ownership of front and back-office tasks, giving insurance agents time to focus on strengthening customer relationships, grow their business and embrace digital operations.
  • The majority of independent insurance agencies spend around 40% of total revenue and agents spend 70% of time on back-office and administrative tasksinstead of focusing on growth.

Foresite Labs Appoints Uplaksh Kumar, Former GRAIL and Verily Operations Lead, to Chief Operating Officer

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:00pm

Foresite Labs today announced the appointment of Uplaksh Kumar as its chief operating officer (COO).

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  • Foresite Labs today announced the appointment of Uplaksh Kumar as its chief operating officer (COO).
  • Prior to joining Foresite Labs, Uplaksh Kumar was the SVP of strategic operations and scale at GRAIL , where he launched the Galleri test, a multi-cancer early detection test.
  • Kumar will focus on leading the operations functions for Foresite Labs and efficiently scaling Foresite Labs incubated companies.
  • It also comes after Foresite Capital's latest announcement of $173 million raised to invest in Foresite Labs funded companies.

DTEX Systems Unveils New Privacy-First ‘PULSE’ Workforce Cyber Intelligence Product to Enable the Workforce of the Future

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 5:00pm

DTEX Systems , the leader in Workforce Cyber Intelligence & Security, has announced the general availability of PULSE Workforce Cyber Intelligence .

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  • DTEX Systems , the leader in Workforce Cyber Intelligence & Security, has announced the general availability of PULSE Workforce Cyber Intelligence .
  • To learn more about these use cases and take a self-guided virtual tour of DTEX PULSE visit: https://www.dtexsystems.com/experiencenow/#pulse .
  • DTEX Systems helps hundreds of organizations worldwide better understand their workforce, protect their data, and make human-centric operational investments.
  • Its Workforce Cyber Intelligence & Security platform brings together next-generation DLP, UEBA, digital forensics, user activity monitoring and insider threat management in one scalable, cloud-native platform.

Dimension X Launches to Build Metaverse Creator Platform

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 3:00pm

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Dimension X, Inc. (DimX) today announced the close of its pre-seed round of funding for $600,000. Startup Ignition Ventures (SIV), a new pre-seed fund in Utah filled the entire round.

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  • "The emerging Metaverse presents a massive opportunity to improve how people train, educate, design, simulate, entertain and market," said Scott Robertson, CEO of Dimension X.
  • Dimension X is revolutionizing immersive experience creation and making it accessible to millions of new Metaverse creators."
  • "We have architected a Metaverse creator platform with simplicity, extensibility, and interoperability at its core," said Kyle Ringgenberg, CTO of Dimension X.
  • "Perhaps most exciting is the potential of the Metaverse to globally improve lives," said Chris Keller, COO of Dimension X.