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RM plc: Board Change

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 8:02am

RM, a leading supplier of technology and resources to the education sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Helen Stevenson as Non-Executive Chairman and Director of RM.

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  • RM, a leading supplier of technology and resources to the education sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Helen Stevenson as Non-Executive Chairman and Director of RM.
  • John Poulter will cease to be Chairman and Director of RM at that time.
  • The Board would like to express its gratitude to John for his significant contribution to the Company since his appointment in 2013.
  • Helen is a Governor at Wellington College where she is also Chair of the Wellington College International Board and is a member of the Henley Business School Strategy Board.

H.I.G. Capital Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Hibu

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Friday, March 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

"), a leading global alternative investment firm with over $43 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Hibu Group (USA), Inc. (Hibu or the Company), a leading provider of digital marketing services to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) across the United States.

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  • "), a leading global alternative investment firm with over $43 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Hibu Group (USA), Inc. (Hibu or the Company), a leading provider of digital marketing services to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) across the United States.
  • Headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Hibu is a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to SMBs across the United States.
  • Today, Hibu serves over 80,000 customers across a wide range of industries through a highly trained sales force with nationwide local coverage.
  • is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over $43 billion of equity capital under management.

Localogy Announces Leaders in Localized Marketing and SMB-SaaS

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 1:00pm

Winners were to be announced on the final day of Localogy's annual event Localogy 20/20 which has been postponed amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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  • Winners were to be announced on the final day of Localogy's annual event Localogy 20/20 which has been postponed amid the coronavirus outbreak.
  • Among those honored were local digital marketing platform Hibu, which won for "Most Significant Business Transformation" as the company made the titanic shift from a print and Yellow Pages-driven business to a digital marketing solutions provider.
  • Following are the 2020 Localogy Excellence Award winners:
    Alongside these winners, Localogy would also like to recognize the leaders in Localized Marketing, per the results of the 2020 Localized Marketing Benchmark Report, conducted by Localogy in partnership with SOCi.
  • Localogy, formerly the Local Search Association (LSA), is a not-for-profit trade association comprised of technology, marketing and media service providers and multi-location brands that help small businesses thrive in an increasingly localized world.

Arrow Electronics Names W. Victor Gao to Its Executive Leadership Team

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Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 9:09pm

Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that W. Victor Gao has been named to its executive leadership team as senior vice president and chief marketing officer.

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  • Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) announced that W. Victor Gao has been named to its executive leadership team as senior vice president and chief marketing officer.
  • Long, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and leads Arrows global brand, customer experience, communications, and corporate social responsibility.
  • Prior to Arrow, Mr. Gao was vice president of digital for Yell Group plc, a spinoff of British Telecom and Telefnica, based in the United Kingdom.
  • Since joining Arrow in 2015, Victor has played an instrumental role in helping our suppliers and customers expand their businesses, said Mr. Long.