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UKG Named Top Company for Women Technologists

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 7:00pm

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) , a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM), payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions, announced today it has been named a 2021 AnitaB.org Top Companies for Women Technologists Leader.

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  • UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) , a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM), payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions, announced today it has been named a 2021 AnitaB.org Top Companies for Women Technologists Leader.
  • This is the second consecutive year UKG has been featured on the AnitaB.org Top Companies for Women Technologists list, and the third award this month recognizing UKG as a best workplace for women across the world.
  • UKG was named to Indias Best Workplaces for Women list by Great Place to Work and ranked #16 on Fortunes Best Workplaces for Women U.S. list.
  • More than 50 companies participated in AnitaB.orgs 2021 Top Companies program, representing the experiences of more than 140,000 women technologists.

Fors Marsh Group CEO Announces Pledge to Conduct First Comprehensive Multiyear Public Opinion Survey on Attitudes about Substance Use Disorder at Conference, Joining Former President Bill Clinton as one of the Keynote Speakers; Shares Results of Initial N

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 6:30pm

FMG conducted a brief survey in September to help inform the development of the multiyear effort.

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  • FMG conducted a brief survey in September to help inform the development of the multiyear effort.
  • The survey was among a nationally representative sample of 1,000 Americansto measure attitudes about SUD.
  • The initial results found that:
    81% agreed that most employers would be cautious of hiring someone who has been treated for SUD.
  • As a B Corporation, itgoverns from a set of values and policies that compound the positive impact for its employees, clients, and partners.

GreenPower Motor Company Announces Participation in Upcoming Electric Vehicle, Consumer and Investor Events

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 6:20pm

See below for a full GreenPower itinerary for September through December events and opportunities.

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  • See below for a full GreenPower itinerary for September through December events and opportunities.
  • Lisa McGhee, Director of Business Development at GreenPower Motor Company will facilitate an open-mic forum with John Groden, General Manager, Parking Concepts Inc. for airport and off-airport parking entrepreneurs, owners, and operators.
  • GreenPower will showcase its new all electric BEAST school bus which shines a spotlight on its expert student transport capabilities.
  • "Participation in these events is essential to promoting awareness as to the type of impact GreenPower is having on the future of transportation and sustainability."

Germany Backs Another Round of Incompetence at WHO, says AHF

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 5:42pm

The nomination process concluded last week, but the envelopes with official nominations will not be unsealed until the end of October.

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  • The nomination process concluded last week, but the envelopes with official nominations will not be unsealed until the end of October.
  • The final decision will be made at the World Health Assembly in May 2022.
  • Tedros, former Ethiopian minister for health and foreign affairs, was not co-sponsored for reappointment by Ethiopia or any other African nation.
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The Rohatyn Group Partially Divests Shareholding in the IPO of Sansera Engineering Limited on Indian Stock Exchanges

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 5:23pm

TRG funds invested in Sansera in 2013 and were the largest shareholders immediately prior to the IPO.

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  • TRG funds invested in Sansera in 2013 and were the largest shareholders immediately prior to the IPO.
  • The IPO was an offer for sale in which existing shareholders sold shares for an aggregate amount of INR 12,825 million (approximately USD 173 million).
  • TRG funds sold approximately 47.5% of their investment in Sansera in the IPO and continue to remain significant shareholders post the IPO.
  • Sansera is an engineering-led integrated manufacturer of complex and critical precision engineered components across automotive and non-automotive sectors.

Fisher Investments Named by DiversityQ as Women in Asset Management USA's Employer of the Year

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 5:57pm

CAMAS, Wash., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisher Investments , one of the world's largest independent, fee-only investment advisers, was recognized by DiversityQ as "Employer of the Year" at their third annual Women in Asset Management USA Awards.

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  • CAMAS, Wash., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisher Investments , one of the world's largest independent, fee-only investment advisers, was recognized by DiversityQ as "Employer of the Year" at their third annual Women in Asset Management USA Awards.
  • "It's an incredible honor to be recognized as Employer of the Year in this year's Women in Asset Management USA Awards," said Damian Ornani, Fisher Investments CEO.
  • Jill Hitchcock, Senior Executive Vice President of Fisher Investments' Private Client Group added, "We've always believed a diverse, inclusive workforce is one of our most valuable assets.
  • The Women in Asset Management USA's Employer of the Year award recognizes firms demonstrating a great effort to recruit and retain a diverse workforce.

mCube Rebrands as Movella - a global provider of innovative solutions in sensing, capturing, and analyzing movement data

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 5:30pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --mCube announced today that it is rebranding as Movella a global provider of innovative solutions in sensing, capturing, and analyzing movement data.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --mCube announced today that it is rebranding as Movella a global provider of innovative solutions in sensing, capturing, and analyzing movement data.
  • Movella products serve four primary markets: entertainment, sports, health, and industrial, by bringing meaning to movement.
  • Movella is a global innovator of advanced technologies and products that sense, capture and analyze all aspects of movement.
  • Movella serves the entertainment, sports, health, and industrial markets by capturing and transforming movement data into meaningful and actionable insights.

Can America Heal Its Deep Divisions? Stride Says ‘Yes’ With New Career Curriculum

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 4:51pm

With the Criminal Justice and Community Services pathways, Stride Career Prep schools and programs aim to provide the academic, professional, and social skills students need to thrive in these high-demand career fields.

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  • With the Criminal Justice and Community Services pathways, Stride Career Prep schools and programs aim to provide the academic, professional, and social skills students need to thrive in these high-demand career fields.
  • Stride Career Preps robust Criminal Justice and Community Services curriculum was thoughtfully designed to provide a 360-degree view of the law enforcement workforce with input from criminal justice educators, members of law enforcement, and formerly incarcerated individuals.
  • At Stride, Inc. (NYSE: LRN) we are reimagining learning where learning is lifelong, deeply personal, and prepares learners for tomorrow.
  • Stride is a premier provider of K-12 education for students, schools, and districts, including career learning services through middle and high school curriculum.

Golden Grail Technology Announces Exclusive License Agreement for Spider Energy Products

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 4:32pm

WESTON, Fla., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Grail Technology a beverage brand house specializing in technology driven brand development, announces its exclusive license agreement for Spider Energy Products.

Key Points: 
  • WESTON, Fla., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Grail Technology a beverage brand house specializing in technology driven brand development, announces its exclusive license agreement for Spider Energy Products.
  • The agreement allows for sole manufacturing, marketing, and sales of the Spider Energy Products in the United States effective July 13, 2021.
  • "Moving into the distribution and marketing of functional beverages is the ideal next step for our company," saidSteven Hoffman, CEO of Golden Grail Technology.
  • Golden Grail Technology is venturing into the technology of beverages.

Rev. Brian J. Shanley, O.P., Ph.D., Installed as 18th President of St. John's University

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 4:12pm

Shanley was ceremoniously installed as President after assuming his new role on February 1.

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  • Shanley was ceremoniously installed as President after assuming his new role on February 1.
  • Shanley, an ordained member of the Dominican Order of Preachers, was the 12th and longest-serving president in the history of Providence College.
  • Founded in 1870, St. John's is a Catholic and Vincentian university that prepares students for ethical leadership in today's global society.
  • The University offers more than 100 associate, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree programs in the arts, business, education, law, pharmacy, and the natural and applied sciences.