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Capital Rx and Independa Partner to Bring Prescription Savings to the Masses via LG Televisions

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Rx , a healthtech company changing the way prescription drugs are priced and administered to create enduring social change, today announced that its Capital Rx Advantage prescription savings card has been selected by Independa as the discount prescription card for its Independa Health Hub platform, now available on LG televisions.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Capital Rx , a healthtech company changing the way prescription drugs are priced and administered to create enduring social change, today announced that its Capital Rx Advantage prescription savings card has been selected by Independa as the discount prescription card for its Independa Health Hub platform, now available on LG televisions.
  • "Capital Rx continues to effectively disrupt the prescription drug payments model, helping American consumers save millions in medication costs," said Kian Saneii, founder and CEO of Independa.
  • "By partnering with Capital Rx, Independa has made it as easy as possible for anyone with an LG TV to access prescription savings from the comfort of their own home, the convenience of their Independa mobile app.
  • LG TV owners who activate the Independa app will immediately see the Capital Rx Advantage card within their Healthy Offerings section.

Toronto’s Lead Agency for Child & Youth Mental Health enters into a 5-year agreement with VitalHub to license TREAT for their Integrated Client Information and Care Coordination Solution

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 12:00pm

This partnership represents a substantive investment in the TREAT solution with approximately 70% of the investment supporting recurrent license revenue.

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  • This partnership represents a substantive investment in the TREAT solution with approximately 70% of the investment supporting recurrent license revenue.
  • As Torontos lead agency for infant, child and youth mental health, Strides works with service providers to design and implement system-level improvements that transform access to services, experience of services and mental health outcomes for Torontos diverse communities.
  • TREAT will also support Ontarios Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services Child and Youth Mental Health Business Intelligence (CYMH BI) solution.
  • VitalHub provides technology to Health and Human Services providers including Hospitals, Regional Health Authorities, Mental Health, Long Term Care, Home Health, Community and Social Services.

Celestica’s Newest U.S. Facility Certified to ISO 13485 for Medical Device Manufacturing

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 1:30pm

TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a leader in design, manufacturing, and supply chain solutions for the worlds most innovative companies, today announced its AbelConn Electronics facility in Maple Grove, MN, has earned ISO 13485 :2016 certification for medical device production.

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  • TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a leader in design, manufacturing, and supply chain solutions for the worlds most innovative companies, today announced its AbelConn Electronics facility in Maple Grove, MN, has earned ISO 13485 :2016 certification for medical device production.
  • The certification expands Celesticas global expertise in design and manufacturing to drive market-leading quality and regulatory compliance for our global healthcare customers.
  • Earning ISO 13485 certification enables us to provide healthcare customers, especially in the United States and throughout North America, with quick-turn manufacturing and delivery capabilities, improving their resilience to supply chain disruptions with an in-region solution, said Kevin Walsh, Vice President, Celestica HealthTech.
  • The Maple Grove facility is the newest addition to Celesticas global HealthTech network of ISO 13485-certified facilities for medical device production around the world.

DataSecOps Pioneer Satori Sees Six-Fold Increase in Users, Twenty-Five-Fold Increase in Queries, Joins AWS Partner Network

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

Top on the list of noteworthy metrics is the platforms 652% increase in active monthly users from January to December of 2021.

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  • Top on the list of noteworthy metrics is the platforms 652% increase in active monthly users from January to December of 2021.
  • As a DataSecOps or Data Security Operations platform for the cloud, Satori offers numerous integrations with leading cloud data stores to allow for seamless integration between the end-user and their existing cloud interface.
  • As a pioneer of the DataSecOps mindset, evangelizing the immense benefit of implementing DataSecOps principles is a key priority for Satori this year and beyond.
  • Secure access to the sensitive PII, health and financial data in minutes with Satori.

Big Health Raises $75 Million in Series C Funding Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 1:00pm

As the prevalence of mental health conditions continues to rise , mental health providers cannot meet the scale of demand through in-person or teletherapy alone.

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  • As the prevalence of mental health conditions continues to rise , mental health providers cannot meet the scale of demand through in-person or teletherapy alone.
  • We are proud to announce our Series C funding, which will further fuel our growth and the mass adoption of digital therapeutics.
  • "We believe Big Health is leading the way in bringing evidence-based, effective, low-cost mental health care to millions via their smartphone.
  • Big Health is directly addressing the mental health crisis at scale using digital therapeutics, said Big Health Executive Chairman Arun Gupta.

Global Venture Capital Annual Investment Shatters Records Following Another Healthy Quarter, Says KPMG Private Enterprise’s Venture Pulse Report

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Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 5:02am

Venture capital investment remained close to record levels with the swift pace of Q421, capping off what has been a banner year for the global venture capital market.

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  • Venture capital investment remained close to record levels with the swift pace of Q421, capping off what has been a banner year for the global venture capital market.
  • According to the Q421 edition of Venture Pulse - a quarterly report published by KPMG Private Enterprise on VC trends in key jurisdictions around the world, the quarter witnessed near-record highs for total venture capital investment, corporate venture capital investment, exits and global fundraising.
  • VC investment in Europe also rose from $54 billion across 8,968 deals in 2020 to $123 billion across 9,710 deals in 2021.
  • 2021 was a remarkable year for the global venture capital market, said Conor Moore, Head of KPMG Private Enterprise in the Americas region, and Partner at KPMG in the US.

NRPR Group Continues to Rake in Awards, Add to Diverse Client Roster and Continue its Momentum as One of the Fastest Growing PR Agencies in Los Angeles

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 4:05pm

NRPR Group announces another successful year full of victories for the Agency and its bleeding-edge clients.

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  • NRPR Group announces another successful year full of victories for the Agency and its bleeding-edge clients.
  • "At NRPR, we understand the needs of businesses, brands and consumers and are passionate about exceeding the expectations of each.
  • NRPR Group is an award-winning, exclusive Public Relations & Marketing machine serving game changers and disruptors across the world.
  • NRPR Group prides itself on an award-winning reputation, powerful global network and passionately mission-driven client roster.

Brown Rudnick Accelerates Growing Global Technology Practice With Transformational Hires

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 3:35pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move that catapults Brown Rudnick LLP to global leadership among law firms focused on technology companies and the investors, executives and boards of directors who support and lead them, Brown Rudnick has announced the addition of five new partners and three associates to its Global Technology Practice Group.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move that catapults Brown Rudnick LLP to global leadership among law firms focused on technology companies and the investors, executives and boards of directors who support and lead them, Brown Rudnick has announced the addition of five new partners and three associates to its Global Technology Practice Group.
  • They join Brown Rudnick from McCarter & English, where David Sorin served as chair of the Venture Capital & Emerging Growth Companies Practice.
  • The move follows two other recent additions to the Global Technology Practice Group: Partners Ian DiBernardo, who is also co-practice group leader of the U.S. Technology Group, and Jason Sobel.
  • David Sorin said: "My colleagues and I are thrilled to join Brown Rudnick's highly accomplished Global Technology Practice Group.

Brown Rudnick Accelerates Growing Global Technology Practice With Transformational Hires

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 3:27pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move that catapults Brown Rudnick LLP to global leadership among law firms focused on technology companies and the investors, executives and boards of directors who support and lead them, Brown Rudnick has announced the addition of five new partners and three associates to its Global Technology Practice Group.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move that catapults Brown Rudnick LLP to global leadership among law firms focused on technology companies and the investors, executives and boards of directors who support and lead them, Brown Rudnick has announced the addition of five new partners and three associates to its Global Technology Practice Group.
  • They join Brown Rudnick from McCarter & English, where David Sorin served as chair of the Venture Capital & Emerging Growth Companies Practice.
  • The move follows two other recent additions to the Global Technology Practice Group: Partners Ian DiBernardo, who is also co-practice group leader of the U.S. Technology Group, and Jason Sobel.
  • David Sorin said: "My colleagues and I are thrilled to join Brown Rudnick's highly accomplished Global Technology Practice Group.

Wellster completes series B with $60M to launch FemTech platform

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 2:06pm

Wellster announces $20M funding extension in B series, just 6 months after raising $40M

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  • Wellster announces $20M funding extension in B series, just 6 months after raising $40M
    MUNICH, Jan. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Wellster Healthtech Group announces a further $20M in funding, just six months after raising $40M.
  • Wellster is thus closing its series B.
  • The latest funding is provided by Claret Capital, an investor in the FemTech platform Bellabeat and Israel tech VC Mangrove Capital Partners whose other healthtech investments include K Health and Flo.
  • Wellster intends to use the $60M funding to launch a women's healthcare brand to accompany their male-focused service, Spring.