MBA

Compass Appoints Frank Martell, President and CEO of CoreLogic, to Board of Directors

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 9:05pm

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Compass, Inc. (NYSE: COMP), a leading technology-enabled residential real estate brokerage, today announced the appointment of Frank Martell to its board of directors.

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Compass, Inc. (NYSE: COMP), a leading technology-enabled residential real estate brokerage, today announced the appointment of Frank Martell to its board of directors.
  • "I am thrilled to welcome Frank to Compass' board of directors," said Robert Reffkin, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Compass.
  • I look forward to working with him to deliver on our mission of helping everyone find their place in the world."
  • Until October 2021, he was also on the board of directors ofthe Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals to Participate in Upcoming December 2021 Conferences

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 9:00pm

Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals develops medicines that treat intractable diseases by silencing the genes that cause them.

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  • Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals develops medicines that treat intractable diseases by silencing the genes that cause them.
  • Using a broad portfolio of RNA chemistries and efficient modes of delivery, Arrowhead therapies trigger the RNA interference mechanism to induce rapid, deep, and durable knockdown of target genes.
  • Any statements contained in this release except for historical information may be deemed to be forward-looking statements.
  • We assume no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect new events or circumstances.

Wharton Profs. to Forecast What's Ahead for Financial, Crypto & Real Estate Markets in 2022

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 6:05pm

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --What: The Wharton School is pleased to invite journalists to an invitation-only virtual press briefing featuring top professors who will discuss "What's Ahead for Financial, Crypto & Real Estate Markets in 2022."

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --What: The Wharton School is pleased to invite journalists to an invitation-only virtual press briefing featuring top professors who will discuss "What's Ahead for Financial, Crypto & Real Estate Markets in 2022."
  • Wharton Professors Chris Geczy, Susan Wachter and Kevin Werbach will each share their predictions on what to expect of the global economy in 2022 and take live questions from journalists.
  • With a faculty of more than 235 renowned professors, Wharton has 5,000 undergraduate, MBA, executive MBA and doctoral students.
  • Each year 13,000 professionals from around the world advance their careers through Wharton Executive Education's individual, company-customized, and online programs.

Auburn University's new online forest business and investment master's degree to support career advancement for forestry, business professionals

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 6:22pm

"In addition to strengthening Auburn's online degree options, our new program in forest business and investment will prepare professionals for leadership positions that are critical to advancing economic development and conservation in Alabama," said Provost Bill Hardgrave.

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  • "In addition to strengthening Auburn's online degree options, our new program in forest business and investment will prepare professionals for leadership positions that are critical to advancing economic development and conservation in Alabama," said Provost Bill Hardgrave.
  • "Offering this kind of degree program enables Auburn to strengthen a vital component of our state's and nation's economy."
  • Students who lack significant forestry knowledge will also gain forest industry-specific skills through a blended curriculum of forestry, business, finance and investments.
  • Core classes required include forest valuation and economics, forest operations and wood supply chain management, forest finance, accounting and taxation, financial analysis, forest statistics and a forest business and investments seminar.

WALDO Launches Doctor Partnership Program in the United States

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 3:30pm

WALDO, the innovative eyecare brand championing positive vision for all, is pleased to announce the launch of their doctor partnership program in the United States.

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  • WALDO, the innovative eyecare brand championing positive vision for all, is pleased to announce the launch of their doctor partnership program in the United States.
  • With their flexible subscription plans and innovative digital platform, WALDO patients stay compliant and up-to-date on their prescriptions.
  • When we launched WALDO, we had a clear vision: disrupt the eyecare industry and create the go-to, trusted eyecare brand for wearers and Optometrists, said Ashleigh Hinde, WALDO Founder and CEO.
  • Through innovative products, an insightful and thoughtful business philosophy and courage to push boundaries - WALDO strives to lead industry evolution.

Intersect Capital Promotes Seasoned Wealth Advisor Joy Puyear to Partner

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 4:00pm

Intersect Capital, LLC , (Intersect) a leading wealth advisory firm specializing in serving the needs of entrepreneurs, entertainers, athletes and high-net-worth clientele, is pleased to announce Joy Puyear, CPA/PFS, has been named Partner.

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  • Intersect Capital, LLC , (Intersect) a leading wealth advisory firm specializing in serving the needs of entrepreneurs, entertainers, athletes and high-net-worth clientele, is pleased to announce Joy Puyear, CPA/PFS, has been named Partner.
  • Puyear, who has dedicated her career to providing sound financial and investment management advice, has served as a committed member at Intersect Capital since the firms founding.
  • Since completing her MBA at California State University of Hayway, Puyear has led an exemplary career in wealth management, previously working at Clarke Investment Group and BB&R Wealth Management before joining Intersect in 2007.
  • Joys commitment to her clients, thorough attention to detail and thoughtfulness has led to her success as a financial advisor and makes her an extremely valued member of the Intersect Capital team, said Joe McLean, Managing Partner at Intersect Capital.

PharmaJet Named Asia’s Most Innovative Vaccine Delivery System at the Vaccine World Asia Congress 2021

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 2:10pm

PharmaJet , the maker of innovative, needle-free injection technology, has been named Asias Most Innovative Vaccine Delivery System at the Asia-Pacific Vaccine Excellence Awards 2021 ( AVEA 2021 ).

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  • PharmaJet , the maker of innovative, needle-free injection technology, has been named Asias Most Innovative Vaccine Delivery System at the Asia-Pacific Vaccine Excellence Awards 2021 ( AVEA 2021 ).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211130005052/en/
    PharmaJet named Asia's Most Innovative Vaccine Delivery System at the Vaccine World Asia Congress 2021.
  • The winners were announced at an awards ceremony that was part of the 3rd Annual Vaccine World Asia Congress 2021 Conference held November 17-18.
  • The Congress attracted over 800 representatives from Asias top vaccine and supply chain organizations.

IntelinAir, Inc. Welcomes Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 2:59pm

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelinair , the maker of AGMRI , announced the addition of Sheila Simpson as Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), effective Nov. 29.

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  • INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelinair , the maker of AGMRI , announced the addition of Sheila Simpson as Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), effective Nov. 29.
  • Ms. Simpson brings more than 25 years of experience in business and human resources management with a strong focus on human resources strategies, programs, and services.
  • In that role, she led all areas of human resources including strategic and operational initiatives in alignment with business objectives.
  • Prior to the NCAA, she held various sales, marketing, finance, and human resources roles at Dow AgroSciences and Corteva Agriscience over a 24-year career with the agricultural company.

Padma Kodukula Joins A-Alpha Bio as Chief Business Officer

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

SEATTLE, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --A-Alpha Bio, a biotechnology company improving human health by unlocking the potential of protein-protein interactions, today announced that Padma Kodukula, industry expert in platform technologies, has joined the company as Chief Business Officer.

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  • SEATTLE, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --A-Alpha Bio, a biotechnology company improving human health by unlocking the potential of protein-protein interactions, today announced that Padma Kodukula, industry expert in platform technologies, has joined the company as Chief Business Officer.
  • "Padma brings an invaluable combination of subject-matter expertise and leadership experience to A-Alpha Bio," said David Younger, CEO of A-Alpha Bio.
  • We're proud to welcome Padma, and I look forward to closely working alongside her as we aggressively expand our business."
  • As Chief Business Officer, Kodukula will be responsible for developing and executing A-Alpha Bio's overall corporate and business strategy.

Tony Sebro Joins Change.org as General Counsel

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Change.org announced that Tony Sebro has joined as General Counsel of the nonprofit-owned tech platform for social change.

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  • NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Change.org announced that Tony Sebro has joined as General Counsel of the nonprofit-owned tech platform for social change.
  • Tony will oversee the organization's Policy and Legal team and serve as a member of the executive leadership team (C-Team).
  • Tony Sebro will ensure that the rights of Change.org's half a billion users worldwide remain protected and enforced.
  • Prior tojoining Change.org, Sebro was the Deputy and Interim General Counsel for the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit that supports Wikipedia and its related projects.