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Hospitality Women’s Innovation Council Survey: Only 21 Percent of Hotel Professionals Think Current Hotel Technology Is Doing a Good Job for Hotels and Guests - 91 Percent See Better Collaboration Among Providers as the Key to Meaningful Improvement

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Monday, June 24, 2024

Meanwhile, 91 percent of survey respondents indicated that better collaboration among technology companies around integrations should be improved, and 86 percent said better integration processes would encourage them to invest more in technology.

Key Points: 
  • Meanwhile, 91 percent of survey respondents indicated that better collaboration among technology companies around integrations should be improved, and 86 percent said better integration processes would encourage them to invest more in technology.
  • The survey was conducted online between May 25 and June 15, 2024 and posed the following questions:
    How well do you think the current hotel technology stack – PMS, CRS, RMS, housekeeping, maintenance, etc.
  • If integrations were easier, how would this impact your decision to purchase or adopt new technology in the future?
  • We look forward to sharing the Council’s recommendations on better integration, collaboration and advancing innovation, in the weeks ahead.”

Lunchbox Launches Cater, a First-Ever Community and Council for Catering Executives

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Monday, June 24, 2024

NEW YORK, June 24, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunchbox, the premier technology provider for enterprise restaurants, announces the launch of Cater, a dedicated community hub and council for catering executives across the restaurant industry. As the catering industry grows to over $73B in value and is anticipated to grow to over $124B by 2032, this catering hub rolls out as a major resource during a pertinent time for restaurant, fast casual, and QSR catering sectors.

Key Points: 
  • As restaurant catering plays the biggest catch-up this year, Cater launches to deliver a community hub for catering executives equipped with a Council, curated industry news, resources, and more.
  • NEW YORK, June 24, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Lunchbox, the premier technology provider for enterprise restaurants, announces the launch of Cater , a dedicated community hub and council for catering executives across the restaurant industry.
  • The free hub also debuts the industry's first-ever Catering Council , a directory of experts that specialize in delivering revenue growth, marketing, and operational strategies for restaurants.
  • Lunchbox Catering , known for its comprehensive suite of catering order management solutions, continues to empower restaurants across the nation.

The 2024 International Whisky Competition: Results Announcement

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Thursday, June 20, 2024

LAS VEGAS, June 20, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2024 International Whisky Competition (IWC) recently concluded, with events held on the Isle of Raasay, Scotland, and in Louisville, Kentucky. This esteemed competition, dedicated exclusively to whiskies from around the world, has been a benchmark of excellence since it was reformatted in 2015. All whiskies were double-blind tasted, with no categories, or ABV provided to the judges. 

Key Points: 
  • 'Master Distiller of the Year' and 'Whisky of the Year' honors awarded to Stephanie Macleod, Director of Blending, Scotch Whisky for Bacardi and AULTMORE® Single Malt Scotch Whisky
    LAS VEGAS, June 20, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2024 International Whisky Competition (IWC) recently concluded, with events held on the Isle of Raasay, Scotland, and in Louisville, Kentucky.
  • For a comprehensive list of winners and more details, please visit IWC 2024 Results Page
    The International Whisky Competition, held annually, is widely recognized as one of the most influential whisky awards globally.
  • Unlike other competitions, the judges are presented with one whisky at a time, to ensure each whisky gets the proper attention.
  • For more information about the International Whisky Competition, please visit whiskycompetition.com
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National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Names Alexander T. Graham as New Chief Executive Officer

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Thursday, June 20, 2024

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), a professional association dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to older adults and people with disabilities, has selected Alexander T. Graham as its new CEO starting June 24, 2024.

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, June 20, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), a professional association dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to older adults and people with disabilities, has selected Alexander T. Graham as its new CEO starting June 24, 2024.
  • "We are incredibly excited to welcome Alex Graham as NAELA's next CEO," says NAELA President Judy Flynn.
  • Graham has also helmed the Council for Exceptional Children and the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
  • "I am truly honored to work alongside the dedicated members, volunteer leaders, and the professional staff of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys as its Chief Executive Officer.

Community Members and Advocates, Caregivers and Former Patients to Host June 20th Press Conference to Send Off a Delegation Delivering Petitions Signed by Residents of Haverhill and Ayer to the Office of Governor Maura Healey

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Wednesday, June 19, 2024

The press conference will also be livestreamed on the MNA Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/massnurses .

Key Points: 
  • The press conference will also be livestreamed on the MNA Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/massnurses .
  • Additional Details of Event:  Speakers will gather at 10 a.m. to deliver remarks in Haverhill.
  • Once at the State House, the delegation will head to the Governor's office to deliver the petition.
  • "  The full text of the Holy Family Hospital Petition can be found here; and the Nashoba Valley Medical Center petition, here .

Paratus Energy Services Ltd announces intention to list on Euronext Growth Oslo

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Wednesday, June 19, 2024

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 19, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Paratus Energy Services Ltd. ("Paratus" or the "Company") today announces its intention to launch a private placement of new shares in the Company (the "Offering") and to list the Company's shares on Euronext Growth Oslo (the "Listing").

Key Points: 
  • The securities of the Company have not been, and will not be, registered under the U.S. Securities Act.
  • No public offering of the securities will be made in the United States.
  • These materials are directed only at Relevant Persons and must not be acted on or relied on by persons who are not Relevant Persons.
  • Any failure to comply with these restrictions may constitute a violation of the securities laws of any such jurisdiction.

Frederick Douglass-Daniel O'Connell Global Interns Begin Transformative Summer Internship Program in Ireland

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Tuesday, June 18, 2024

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine, June 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) and the African American Irish Diaspora Network (AAIDN) are pleased to announce the 2024 Douglass-O'Connell Global Interns have arrived in Dublin, Ireland, for their eight-week international internship program combining academic study and real-world work experience.

Key Points: 
  • The fifteen 2024 Douglass-O'Connell Global Interns were selected from a highly competitive pool of exceptional students, and each receive full funding for their internship placement, academic program, housing, and airfare, as well as a living stipend.
  • Upon arrival in Ireland, the interns spent the weekend building a foundation in the legacies of Frederick Douglass and Daniel O'Connell.
  • "Global internships are one of the most impactful study abroad experiences available," said James P. Pelllow, Ed.D., President and CEO of CIEE.
  • For more about the Frederick Douglass-Daniel O'Connell Global Internship in Ireland, visit ciee.org/fddo

The 2024 CSCMP State of Logistics Report Shows How Logisticians are Adapting to Permanent Volatility in Their Supply Chains

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Tuesday, June 18, 2024

LOMBARD, Ill., June 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2024 State of Logistics Report was unveiled at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. today, with the 35th annual publication finding that U.S. supply chains pressured by global economic volatility -- including inflation, climate change and geopolitical conflicts -- are enhancing their capabilities by investing in supply chain technologies to accelerate resilience, agility and flexibility to navigate current and future disruption.

Key Points: 
  • The global economy is expected to experience sluggish 2.5% growth across 2024, which would represent the slowest half-decade of output in 30 years.
  • A notable report statistic, U.S. business logistics costs, is $2.3 trillion, which translates to 8.7% of the national GDP.
  • The CSCMP State of Logistics Report presents powerful and timely insights that bring to life critical data and insights that will help readers develop solutions to their logistics challenges."
  • Josh Brogan, Kearney partner and lead author for the State of Logistics Report: "Continued volatility drives our clients to rethink and rewire the logistics capabilities that drive their supply chains.

Hyundai Motor President and CEO Jaehoon Chang Announced as New Co-Chair of Hydrogen Council

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Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Hyundai Motor President and CEO Jaehoon Chang appointed as Hydrogen Council Co-Chair, building on Hyundai Motor Group's legacy as key Council member

Key Points: 
  • Hyundai Motor President and CEO Jaehoon Chang appointed as Hydrogen Council Co-Chair, building on Hyundai Motor Group's legacy as key Council member
    BRUSSELS and SEOUL, South Korea, June 17, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hydrogen Council has announced Hyundai Motor Company President and CEO Jaehoon Chang as its new Co-Chair, joining Sanjiv Lamba, CEO of Linde.
  • His appointment follows Hyundai Motor Group Executive Chair Euisun Chung, who led the Council from January 2019 to July 2020.
  • As President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company, Jaehoon Chang has been actively engaged in activities to promote the creation of a hydrogen economy and to propose practical solutions for future energy transition.
  • "The Hydrogen Council is a crucial initiative in our global energy transition effort," said Jaehoon Chang, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company.

Hyundai Motor President and CEO Jaehoon Chang Announced as New Co-Chair of Hydrogen Council

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Hyundai Motor President and CEO Jaehoon Chang appointed as Hydrogen Council Co-Chair, building on Hyundai Motor Group's legacy as key Council member

Key Points: 
  • Hyundai Motor President and CEO Jaehoon Chang appointed as Hydrogen Council Co-Chair, building on Hyundai Motor Group's legacy as key Council member
    BRUSSELS and SEOUL, South Korea, June 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hydrogen Council has announced Hyundai Motor Company President and CEO Jaehoon Chang as its new Co-Chair, joining Sanjiv Lamba, CEO of Linde.
  • His appointment follows Hyundai Motor Group Executive Chair Euisun Chung, who led the Council from January 2019 to July 2020.
  • As President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company, Jaehoon Chang has been actively engaged in activities to promote the creation of a hydrogen economy and to propose practical solutions for future energy transition.
  • "The Hydrogen Council is a crucial initiative in our global energy transition effort," said Jaehoon Chang, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company.