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Fidelity Names Joanna Rotenberg to Lead $4.1 Trillion Personal Investing Division

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 3:53pm

Fidelity Investments, one of the largest and most diversified financial services firms, announced today that Joanna Rotenberg has been named head of its $4.1 trillion Personal Investing division, effective early November.

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  • Fidelity Investments, one of the largest and most diversified financial services firms, announced today that Joanna Rotenberg has been named head of its $4.1 trillion Personal Investing division, effective early November.
  • Rotenberg will report to Abigail P. Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer of Fidelity, and join the Fidelity Operating Committee.
  • Joanna brings to Fidelity a forward thinking, results-driven approach and a passion for the digital experience, said Johnson.
  • Rotenberg accelerated BMO Wealths digitization journeys, including revamping the online investing platform for BMOs direct channel.

CBL Properties Announces Promotions

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 3:00pm

CBL Properties (OTCMKTS:CBLAQ) today announced a number of promotions including two promotions to Executive Vice President and six to Senior Vice President as well as eight new Vice Presidents.

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  • CBL Properties (OTCMKTS:CBLAQ) today announced a number of promotions including two promotions to Executive Vice President and six to Senior Vice President as well as eight new Vice Presidents.
  • We are pleased to announce these promotions which recognize the significant depth and breadth of leadership within the CBL organization.
  • Headquartered in Chattanooga, TN, CBL Properties owns and manages a national portfolio of market-dominant properties located in dynamic and growing communities.
  • CBL seeks to continuously strengthen its company and portfolio through active management, aggressive leasing and profitable reinvestment in its properties.

Brighton Securities Announces New Brand Positioning and Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Top 100 Nomination

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 11:00am

In recognition of that spirit, Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce and KPMG LLP are pleased to present theRochester ChamberTop 100, a program that recognizes the fastest-growing privately owned companies in the Greater Rochester region.

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  • In recognition of that spirit, Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce and KPMG LLP are pleased to present theRochester ChamberTop 100, a program that recognizes the fastest-growing privately owned companies in the Greater Rochester region.
  • Being named among the annual Greater Rochester Chamber Top 100, a program that recognizes the fastest-growing privately owned companies in the Greater Rochester region, at Brighton Securities, we understand that trust is everything, especially in a relationship with your financial professional.
  • In conjunction with being named among the annual Greater Rochester Chamber Top 100, Brighton Securities is also introducing the newly developed brand positioning strategy for the firm in order to focus and to highlight the one-letter namesake (B).
  • Brighton Securities was named to the 2021 Rochester Chamber of Commerce's Top 100 Companies.

Two New Regions Commit to EAB’s National “Moon Shot for Equity”

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

Two additional schools, Delaware County Community College and West Chester University, announced today that they have established a Southeastern Pennsylvania Moon Shot region.

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  • Two additional schools, Delaware County Community College and West Chester University, announced today that they have established a Southeastern Pennsylvania Moon Shot region.
  • EAB launched the Moon Shot for Equity last October in cooperation with an inaugural consortium of colleges and universities in Southeastern Wisconsin.
  • All of the schools that have joined the Moon Shot for Equity have committed to fixing those institutional impediments.
  • Click the following link for more information: Early Lessons in Erasing Equity Gaps: The First Year of the Moon Shot for Equity .

HKTDC Export Index 3Q21: COVID, transportation costs dim Christmas sales outlook

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 10:00am

The latest survey results indicate perceived uncertainties over Hong Kong's export performance in the coming months, especially during the traditional peak Christmas season.

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  • The latest survey results indicate perceived uncertainties over Hong Kong's export performance in the coming months, especially during the traditional peak Christmas season.
  • HKTDC Director of Research Nicholas Kwan said business confidence in Hong Kong's exports for the near term has been undermined by continuing uncertainties over the COVID-19 pandemic and surging transportation costs.
  • The most-cited pandemic-induced problems include reduced order sizes (59.5%) and order cancellations (28.1%), as well as disruptions to logistics and distribution (58.6%) and increased transportation costs (53.6%).
  • - HKTDC Export Index 3Q21: Threat of Covid-19 Variants Triggers Decline in Exporter Confidence Over the Near Term: https://bit.ly/3k5GEde

Cytovia Therapeutics and its Newly Formed China-Focused CytoLynx Joint Venture Raise $45 Million to Advance NK Cell Therapy Pipeline

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 3:08pm

The collaboration agreements between CytoLynx and Cytovia will advance multiple NK therapeutics through product development in the Greater China region.

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  • The collaboration agreements between CytoLynx and Cytovia will advance multiple NK therapeutics through product development in the Greater China region.
  • Additionally, CytoLynx obtained a technology license from Cytovia based on its core technologies to allow in-China development ofadditional NK therapeutics for global commercialization.
  • Cytovia is eligible to receive up to $400 million in upfront development and commercial milestones under the agreement.
  • Cytovia has a seasoned entrepreneurial leadership team and best-in-class NK technologies, including iPSC-derived NK cells, gene editing, and NK Engager multifunctional antibodies.

Tiff's Treats Expands Farther Southeast, Bringing its Signature Warm Cookie Delivery to Tampa, Florida Early Next Year

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 3:45pm

Tiff's Treats delivers baked-to-order cookies warm from the oven from almost 70 locations across Texas, Georgia, Tennessee, Oklahoma, North Carolina and soon Florida.

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  • Tiff's Treats delivers baked-to-order cookies warm from the oven from almost 70 locations across Texas, Georgia, Tennessee, Oklahoma, North Carolina and soon Florida.
  • The new store's delivery range will include all of downtown Tampa and extend to several neighborhoods in the Greater Tampa/St.
  • As an apology, she baked and delivered a batch of warm cookies, and the concept of warm cookie delivery was born.
  • Customers can order online, with the Tiff's Treats app or by phone, all supported by industry-leading technology and customer service.

SCYNEXIS Announces Hansoh Pharma’s Application to National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) in China for Phase 3 Trial of Ibrexafungerp for Treatment of Vulvovaginal Candidiasis (VVC)

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

Earlier this year, SCYNEXIS signed an exclusive licensing agreement and strategic partnership with Hansoh Pharma, one of the leading biopharmaceutical companies in China, to research, develop and commercialize ibrexafungerp in the Greater China region.

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  • Earlier this year, SCYNEXIS signed an exclusive licensing agreement and strategic partnership with Hansoh Pharma, one of the leading biopharmaceutical companies in China, to research, develop and commercialize ibrexafungerp in the Greater China region.
  • This clinical trial application is a critical first step as Hansoh works to develop and bring this groundbreaking antifungal treatment to potentially millions of patients in China, said Marco Taglietti, M.D., President and CEO of SCYNEXIS.
  • We believe Hansoh Pharma has exactly the right capabilities and expertise to successfully develop and commercialize ibrexafungerp in China, and we are thrilled to see the team achieve this important milestone.
  • Ibrexafungerp [pronounced eye-BREX-ah-FUN-jerp] is an antifungal agent and the first representative of a novel class of structurally-distinct glucan synthase inhibitors, triterpenoids.

Greater Peoria 2030 Campaign Officially Launched

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

PEORIA, Ill., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A coalition of Peoria Area organizations is kicking off the decade-long campaign Greater Peoria 2030 with the goal of growing the Greater Peoria Area population and economy.

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  • PEORIA, Ill., Sept. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A coalition of Peoria Area organizations is kicking off the decade-long campaign Greater Peoria 2030 with the goal of growing the Greater Peoria Area population and economy.
  • "Greater Peoria 2030 will amplify the facts and stories we know to be true about the Greater Peoria Area that this is a truly special place to live, work and grow through greater affordability and connectivity that translates into a better overall quality of life for all."
  • "One of the things we really want to highlight with the Greater Peoria 2030 campaign is the people," said Joshua Albrecht, Chief Marketing Officer for Discover Peoria.
  • In the long-term, the Greater Peoria 2030 campaign will measure each of the following key performance indicators in five- to 10-year increments:

Cleveland Clinic Commits $2.5 Million to Lead Safe Cleveland Coalition to Advance Lead Poisoning Prevention Efforts With United Way of Greater Cleveland

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 8:13pm

The Lead Safe Cleveland Coalition has received a $2.5 million gift from Cleveland Clinic to the Lead Safe Home Fund.

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  • The Lead Safe Cleveland Coalition has received a $2.5 million gift from Cleveland Clinic to the Lead Safe Home Fund.
  • Cleveland Clinic s $2.5 million gift toward advancing the work of the Lead Safe Cleveland Coalitions lead poisoning prevention efforts is the single largest gift to United Way of Greater Clevelands Impact Institute and one of the top ten largest commitments made to United Way of Greater Cleveland in the organizations history.
  • The Lead Safe Cleveland Coalition launched in 2019 to address lead poisoning through a comprehensive, preventive, and long-term approach.
  • On June 21, 2019, United Way of Greater Cleveland and the Lead Safe Cleveland Coalition held the Lead Safe Cleveland Summit to raise awareness about lead poisoning, participate in collaborative discussions and develop long-term solutions to prevent lead poisoning and create a lead-safe city for all Clevelanders.