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Manish Z. Kshatriya appointed CFO; Company Provides Corporate Updates and Invites Investors to Long Beach, California Site Tour

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:18pm

Tinleys is also pleased to provide corporate updates and invites investors for a tour of its bottling facility in Long Beach, California.

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  • Tinleys is also pleased to provide corporate updates and invites investors for a tour of its bottling facility in Long Beach, California.
  • Prior to that role, Mr. Kshatriya worked for a Toronto based, Canadian listed mining merchant bank where he served as Chief Financial Officer.
  • Mr. Kshatriya earned his Bachelor of Commerce degree, with Honours in Accounting and Finance, from York University in Toronto, CA.
  • The Company is pleased to invite investors to tour of its bottling facility in Long Beach, California, on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 9:30-11:00 am Pacific Time.

Selecta Biosciences Announces Appointment of Kevin Tan as Chief Financial Officer

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

WATERTOWN, Mass., Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Selecta Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: SELB), a biotechnology company leveraging its clinically validated ImmTOR platform to develop tolerogenic therapies that selectively mitigate unwanted immune responses, today announced the appointment of Kevin Tan as chief financial officer.

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  • WATERTOWN, Mass., Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Selecta Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: SELB), a biotechnology company leveraging its clinically validated ImmTOR platform to develop tolerogenic therapies that selectively mitigate unwanted immune responses, today announced the appointment of Kevin Tan as chief financial officer.
  • Kevins deep financial expertise and experience in the gene therapy and rare disease landscape makes him an ideal fit for Selectas executive team, said Carsten Brunn, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Selecta.
  • Mr. Tan added, I am excited to join Selecta at this critical juncture in the companys growth.
  • Prior to joining Selecta, Mr. Tan served as treasurer at Sarepta Therapeutics where he was responsible for the liquidity and capital management of the company.

RBC announces changes to Group Executive Committee

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 11:30am

Ms. Ahn will report to Mr. McKay and will join the Group Executive Committee.

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  • Ms. Ahn will report to Mr. McKay and will join the Group Executive Committee.
  • Ms. Ahn joined RBC in 1999 and has held progressively senior Finance roles, including in Corporate Treasury and in RBC Capital Markets Finance.
  • Maria will report to Mr. McKay and will join the Group Executive Committee.
  • Mike Dobbins, Group Head, RBC Ventures and Corporate Development, has decided to leave the Bank on November 1, 2021 after more than a decade at RBC.

Uranium Royalty Corp. Announces Director Appointment

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 12:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Uranium Royalty Corp. (NASDAQ: UROY) (TSXV: URC) ("URC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of John Griffith to the board of directors of URC.

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Uranium Royalty Corp. (NASDAQ: UROY) (TSXV: URC) ("URC" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of John Griffith to the board of directors of URC.
  • Amir Adnani, Chairman, commented: "On behalf of the board and the URC team, we are delighted to welcome John to the Uranium Royalty team.
  • Uranium Royalty Corp. (URC) is the world's only pure-play uranium royalty company and the only uranium focused business on the Nasdaq.
  • URC is focused on gaining exposure to uranium prices by making strategic investments in uranium interests, including royalties, streams, debt and equity investments in uranium companies, as well as through holdings of physical uranium.

The WestJet Group announces Harry Taylor as interim President and CEO

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:20pm

CALGARY, AB, Sept. 15, 2021 /CNW/ -The WestJet Group today announced that Harry Taylor will assume the interim role of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with a transition period taking place between late November and mid-December 2021.

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  • CALGARY, AB, Sept. 15, 2021 /CNW/ -The WestJet Group today announced that Harry Taylor will assume the interim role of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with a transition period taking place between late November and mid-December 2021.
  • "I am extremely pleased Harry has agreed to take on this interim role," said the WestJet Group Board Chair Chris Burley.
  • "It is a tremendous honour to be asked to serve as interim CEO for the WestJet Group, and I look forward to leading our organization through this crucial phase of our recovery," said Harry Taylor.
  • While Harry serves as interim CEO, Jennifer Bue, WestJet's current Vice-President, Finance Planning & Analysis will serve as interim CFO.

FP Canada™ Honours Cary List with Donald J. Johnston Lifetime Achievement Award in Financial Planning

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2021 /CNW/ - FP Canada is pleased to announce that Cary List, CFP, FP Canada Fellow, has been awarded the prestigious Donald J. Johnston Lifetime Achievement Award in Financial Planning.

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  • TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2021 /CNW/ - FP Canada is pleased to announce that Cary List, CFP, FP Canada Fellow, has been awarded the prestigious Donald J. Johnston Lifetime Achievement Award in Financial Planning.
  • The award,named after the late Donald J. Johnston, FP Canada's first President & CEO, recognizes a lifetime of contribution to, and a lasting positive impacton financial planning in Canada.
  • Financial planning is a key determinant in the confidence and financial wellbeing of Canadians, and I'm humbled that FP Canada feels I've played a personal role in furthering professional financial planning in Canada," said Mr.
  • A national professional body working in the public interest, FP Canada is dedicated to championing better financial wellness for all Canadians by leading the advancement of professional financial planning in Canada.

Ingrid Olivier Vorster Joins SPAN Digital as Managing Director

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SPAN Digital, a global technical strategy and software engineering firm, today announced that Ingrid Olivier Vorster has joined the company as Managing Director, reporting to Chris Lyon, CEO.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SPAN Digital, a global technical strategy and software engineering firm, today announced that Ingrid Olivier Vorster has joined the company as Managing Director, reporting to Chris Lyon, CEO.
  • Vorster will also contribute to the firm's continued global growth and development by leading various strategic initiatives for SPAN.
  • "We at SPAN Digital are delighted to have Ingrid join our team," Lyon said.
  • SPAN Digital is a best-in-class global technical strategy and software engineering firm that helps companies make their digital visions a reality.

District Ventures Capital Adds to Senior Ranks with Appointment of Jeremy Daveau

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

Operating Partner Brings Wealth of Leadership Experience in Sales, Marketing, Supply Chain

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  • Operating Partner Brings Wealth of Leadership Experience in Sales, Marketing, Supply Chain
    TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2021 /CNW/ - Arlene Dickinson, General Partner of District Ventures Capital is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeremy Daveau as Operating Partner.
  • Mr.Daveauwill be accountable for accelerating the business growth and the financial performance of District Venture's entire investment portfolio of companies.
  • Prior to joining District Ventures Capital, Mr. Daveau was the President and General Manager of Mars Inc. in Canada.
  • District Ventures Capital is a venture capital fund investing in innovative companies in the food & beverage and health & wellness sectors.

Northern Trust Names New Head for its Business Across Australia and New Zealand

Monday, September 6, 2021 - 1:00am

Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announced it has appointed Leon Stavrou as head of its business in Australia and New Zealand.

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  • Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announced it has appointed Leon Stavrou as head of its business in Australia and New Zealand.
  • He succeeds Angelo Calvitto, who was named as head of Northern Trust in Asia Pacific in June this year.
  • Prior to joining Northern Trust, Leon held managerial roles at National Australia Bank Asset Servicing.
  • Northern Trust Corporation, Head Office: 50 South La Salle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60603 U.S.A., incorporated with limited liability in the U.S.

Enbridge Announces Executive Leadership Changes

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 12:00pm

CALGARY, AB, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Enbridge Inc. (Enbridge or the Company) (TSX: ENB) (NYSE: ENB) today announced the following executive leadership changes, effective October 1, 2021.

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  • CALGARY, AB, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Enbridge Inc. (Enbridge or the Company) (TSX: ENB) (NYSE: ENB) today announced the following executive leadership changes, effective October 1, 2021.
  • Prior to this role, Vern was Executive Vice President & President, Liquids Pipelines.
  • During his 22+ years with Enbridge, Colin has a developed a deep understanding of the business and operations having held several executive leadership roles in finance, investor relations, accounting, pension management, strategic planning, corporate development, and M&A.
  • "These executive appointments once again illustrate our ongoing emphasis on developing our people and further strengthening our executive team for the future," said Al Monaco, President & Chief Executive Officer of Enbridge.