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SkyHive Raises $40M Series B to Reskill Workforces and Advance the Digital Labor Economy

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 3:00pm

QLA combines economic theory, workforce modelling, human analytics, and data science to provide real-time insights on workforces and external labor markets.

Key Points: 
  • QLA combines economic theory, workforce modelling, human analytics, and data science to provide real-time insights on workforces and external labor markets.
  • As workforces and communities debate which skills will secure their futures in tomorrows economy, our technology is bringing clarity to this long-standing problem.
  • We are helping them build more efficient workforces, while closing significant skills gaps in the labor market.
  • SkyHive is a for profit-social impact company (B Corp) and a proud public proponent of the ethical use of artificial intelligence.

Veris Wealth Partners Surpasses $2 Billion in Assets Under Management

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:19pm

Veris Wealth Partners , a B Corp certified impact wealth management firm, announced today it has surpassed $2 billion in assets under management and continues to see significant organic growth.

Key Points: 
  • Veris Wealth Partners , a B Corp certified impact wealth management firm, announced today it has surpassed $2 billion in assets under management and continues to see significant organic growth.
  • Veris is excited to reach this milestone, said Casey Verbeck, Veris Wealth Partners Head of Marketing and Business Development and a Partner at the firm.
  • We are especially proud that we have done so while maintaining our independence and commitment to being a leading Impact Wealth Management firm and the only US wealth management firm which is 100% impact-focused and has been since inception.
  • Veris Wealth Partners, LLC is one of the nations leading impact wealth management firms.

Coursera to Announce Third Quarter Fiscal 2021 Financial Results

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 9:10pm

Coursera (NYSE: COUR) today announced it will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2021 after the U.S. stock market closes on Tuesday, November 2, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Coursera (NYSE: COUR) today announced it will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2021 after the U.S. stock market closes on Tuesday, November 2, 2021.
  • The company will issue the results via a press release with accompanying financial statements before holding a conference call broadcast at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time (5:00 p.m. Eastern Time).
  • It is now one of the largest online learning platforms in the world, with 87 million registered learners as of June 30, 2021.
  • Coursera became a B Corp in February 2021.

Sezzle Expands Partnership with TransUnion

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:45pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sezzle Inc.(ASX: SZL) (Sezzleor Company) // - Sezzle, the leading Buy Now, Pay Later solution, today announces theexpansion of an existing partnership withTransUnion (NYSE: TRU) thatwill allow users to establish and build credit using their repayment history with Sezzle.

Key Points: 
  • MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sezzle Inc.(ASX: SZL) (Sezzleor Company) // - Sezzle, the leading Buy Now, Pay Later solution, today announces theexpansion of an existing partnership withTransUnion (NYSE: TRU) thatwill allow users to establish and build credit using their repayment history with Sezzle.
  • Sezzle userswho become eligible for the program, called Sezzle Up, will have their repayment behavior submitted to TransUnion, allowing Sezzle userswith thin credit, poor credit, or no credit history at all to take a much-needed step toward their financial wellbeing.
  • Sezzle Up will help empower userswho qualify for the upgrade to see their available spending limit with Sezzle, increase that limit over time, and enable Sezzle to share the User's payment history with TransUnion in order to help establish and build formal credit.
  • Through this partnership, Sezzle userswill be able to establish their credit and develop healthy financial habits to manage debt responsibly," said Liz Pagel, senior vice president of consumer lending at TransUnion.

Summit Ridge Energy breaks ground on 44MW Maine portfolio acquisition from Revision Energy

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 4:32pm

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Ridge Energy (SRE) has begun construction in Maine on the first of 13 projects acquired from Revision Energy. The community solar portfolio will total 44MW and operate under the Maine NEB program. The projects are expected to reach commercial operation between 2022 and 2023. SRE is the largest community solar owner-operator in the country with over $700mm in capital funded, holding the market share of projects in Maine and Illinois.

Key Points: 
  • ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Summit Ridge Energy (SRE) has begun construction in Maine on the first of 13 projects acquired from Revision Energy.
  • The community solar portfolio will total 44MW and operate under the Maine NEB program.
  • Through its dedicated funding platform with Osaka Gas USA, SRE will finance the projects while Revision handles development, subscription, and construction of the portfolio.
  • Follow Summit Ridge Energy on LinkedIn and Twitter for updates, or learn more at srenergy.com .

Kin + Carta Appoints Maria Gordian to its Board of Directors

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kin + Carta (LON:KCT), the global digital transformation consultancy, is pleased to announce healthcare and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) expert, Maria Gordian, has been appointed to its board of directors as a non-executive director effective November 1.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kin + Carta (LON:KCT), the global digital transformation consultancy, is pleased to announce healthcare and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) expert, Maria Gordian, has been appointed to its board of directors as a non-executive director effective November 1.
  • With this announcement, Kin + Carta delivers on its pledge to seek diverse perspectives and keep social responsibility at the core of its operating principles.
  • We are delighted to welcome Maria to the Kin + Carta board and I look forward to working closely with her.
  • I am very excited to be joining the Kin + Carta board as a Non-Executive Director, said Gordian.

MegaFood® Expands Multivitamin Product Line with Launch of 3 New Multivitamins with Immune, Energy or Stress Support†

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 2:00pm

MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MegaFood , a vitamin and supplement brand, announced today the launch of three new additions to their multivitamin line: Multivitamin for Daily Energy, Multivitamin for Daily Immune Support, and Multivitamin for Daily Stress Relief.

Key Points: 
  • MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MegaFood , a vitamin and supplement brand, announced today the launch of three new additions to their multivitamin line: Multivitamin for Daily Energy, Multivitamin for Daily Immune Support, and Multivitamin for Daily Stress Relief.
  • This new line of multivitamins from MegaFood addresses consumers' preferences for one convenient formula that meets multiple needs and includes secondary benefits, such as Immune, Stress and Energy support.
  • All three new multivitamins are Non-GMO Project Verified, certified glyphosate residue-free, vegetarian, gluten-free, and made without dairy and soy.
  • Multivitamin for Daily Stress Relief (SRP: $39.96) Featuring clinically researched Sensoril Ashwagandha Root & Leaf Extract, alongside L-Theanine, these multivitamins support a healthy stress response.

Reducing food waste is the #1 way to combat climate change

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 12:05pm

Yet, according to a Too Good To Go study, globally, only 37% of respondents know that cutting food waste is one of the most efficient ways of fighting climate change.

Key Points: 
  • Yet, according to a Too Good To Go study, globally, only 37% of respondents know that cutting food waste is one of the most efficient ways of fighting climate change.
  • The goal is to raise awareness about how reducing food waste can positively contribute to the fight against climate change.
  • Too Good To Go, a certified B Corp, is a social impact company leading the food waste revolution to create a greener planet.
  • Beyond the app, Too Good To Go has launched initiatives to change date labeling on food, produced free educational resources for schools, and inspired households to change food waste behaviours.

Grove Collaborative Urges Swift Passage of Legislation to Address Climate Crisis

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 10:20pm

With the climate crisis currently devastating the livelihoods and wellbeing of hundreds of millions of Americans, Grove endorses the climate provisions within Build Back Better, and supports the measures necessary to meet those provisions.

Key Points: 
  • With the climate crisis currently devastating the livelihoods and wellbeing of hundreds of millions of Americans, Grove endorses the climate provisions within Build Back Better, and supports the measures necessary to meet those provisions.
  • Put simply, there is no other future and the cost of inaction is truly unaffordable, said Stuart Landesberg, Co-Founder and CEO of Grove Collaborative.
  • As evidenced by our status as a B Corp and a CarbonNeutral Certified Company, Grove exists to provide sustainable alternatives to conventional home essentials.
  • Launched in 2016 as a Certified B Corp, Grove Collaborative is transforming consumer products into a positive force for human and environmental good.

Can B Corp. Discusses Significant Delta-8 and Isomer Capacity Growth with The Stock Day Podcast

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 1:45pm

Phoenix, Arizona--(Newsfile Corp. - September 27, 2021) - The Stock Day Podcast welcomed Can B Corp. (OTCQB: CANB) (CANB) ("the Company"), a health & wellness company providing the highest quality hemp derived cannabinoid products.

Key Points: 
  • Phoenix, Arizona--(Newsfile Corp. - September 27, 2021) - The Stock Day Podcast welcomed Can B Corp. (OTCQB: CANB) (CANB) ("the Company"), a health & wellness company providing the highest quality hemp derived cannabinoid products.
  • CEO of the Company, Marco Alfonsi, joined Stock Day host Everett Jolly.
  • "We are getting NSF certified, which will give us the ability to do pharmaceutical goods," said Alfonsi.
  • Alfonsi then discussed the significant revenue potential of the Company's hemp division, paired with the potential of their additional divisions.