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University of Phoenix Issues White Paper on Optimized Academic Degree Program Lifecycle Management

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Friday, July 19, 2024

University of Phoenix has released a new white paper, “ Optimizing Academic Degree Program Management: A Systematic Approach and Impact, ” by authors Hillary Halpern, MBA, Senior Director Program Deployment, and Chelse Thomas, MA.Ed., Senior Manager of Provost Initiatives and Academic Program Lifecycle.

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  • University of Phoenix has released a new white paper, “ Optimizing Academic Degree Program Management: A Systematic Approach and Impact, ” by authors Hillary Halpern, MBA, Senior Director Program Deployment, and Chelse Thomas, MA.Ed., Senior Manager of Provost Initiatives and Academic Program Lifecycle.
  • The white paper discusses how the University’s program lifecycle management provides the structure to maintain the University’s focus on rigorous and meaningful, market-benchmarked academic offerings for working adult students that align to real-world opportunities.
  • “It is possible to provide greater transparency for the higher education return on investment by developing a sustainable and systematic approach to academic degree program portfolio development and management,” states Halpern.
  • Thomas has served at University of Phoenix in Student Services, Registrar’s Office, Curriculum Learning and Technology, since 2009, and as Senior Manager of Provost Initiatives and Academic Program Lifecycle, she leads the definition, implementation, and management of the university's academic program lifecycle process.

Global Access Program at UCLA: Empowering Lithuanian Businesses to Enter the US Market

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Friday, July 19, 2024

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 19, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- UCLA Anderson MBA students in six-month time will craft GAP's market entry plans. InnoHub Lithuania, an entity of Innovation Agency, a non-profit organization under Lithuania's Ministry of Economy and Innovation will fund the project.

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  • UCLA's Anderson School of Management's Global Access Program (GAP) assists six Lithuanian companies to enter the US market.
  • Spanning fields from medical technology to IT solutions, these companies are poised to leverage GAP's resources and expertise for a successful market penetration strategy.
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., July 19, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- UCLA Anderson MBA students in six-month time will craft GAP's market entry plans.
  • "We aim to relay learnings to inform other Lithuanian companies about US market preparation and strategic approaches, supported by our education and mentor network."

Doe Run Hires New Vice President of Sales and Marketing as Part of Succession Planning

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Friday, July 19, 2024

ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 19, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Doe Run Company (Doe Run) is pleased to announce that copper industry expert Rene Bustamante has joined the company to succeed Lou Magdits as vice president of sales and marketing. In this role, Bustamante will lead metal and concentrate sales, customer service, transportation, raw materials, and production planning.

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  • Bustamante will lead metal and concentrate sales, customer service, transportation, raw materials, and production planning in this role.
  • ST. LOUIS, Mo., July 19, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Doe Run Company (Doe Run) is pleased to announce that copper industry expert Rene Bustamante has joined the company to succeed Lou Magdits as vice president of sales and marketing.
  • In this role, Bustamante will lead metal and concentrate sales, customer service, transportation, raw materials, and production planning.
  • "Rene's industry expertise and strategic mindset make him a good fit to lead our sales and marketing team," stated Matthew Wohl, president and CEO of Doe Run.

Divert, Inc. Expands Executive Leadership Team with Chief Commercial Officer Hire

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Friday, July 19, 2024

Divert, Inc. , an impact technology company on a mission to Protect the Value of Food™, today announced the expansion of its executive leadership team with the appointment of Michelle Dietz as chief commercial officer.

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  • Divert, Inc. , an impact technology company on a mission to Protect the Value of Food™, today announced the expansion of its executive leadership team with the appointment of Michelle Dietz as chief commercial officer.
  • Dietz brings more than 30 years of experience through executive roles spanning sales, marketing, and operations across both emerging and mature sectors.
  • In her role at Divert, Dietz will spearhead revenue growth through driving go-to-market vision, strategic partnerships, and continuous customer innovation.
  • Her background also includes roles in product management at Microsoft and corporate venture and business development at Sun Microsystems (Oracle).

Caliber Appoints Steve Drew SVP of Marketing, Strategy, & Technology

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Caliber , (NASDAQ: CWD), a real estate investor, developer, and manager, announced that Steve Drew has joined the Company as its Senior Vice President of Marketing, Strategy, and Technology.

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  • Caliber , (NASDAQ: CWD), a real estate investor, developer, and manager, announced that Steve Drew has joined the Company as its Senior Vice President of Marketing, Strategy, and Technology.
  • There, he played a formative role in the development of the technology platform and business strategy that enabled the company to launch and scale.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240718991682/en/
    Steve Drew, Caliber's new SVP of Marketing, Strategy & Technology (Photo; Business Wire)
    In this newly created role, Drew will lead Caliber’s strategy to leverage technology to fundamentally transform its fundraising effectiveness and its ability to invest in the best possible real estate assets.
  • Over his 25 years in the technology space, Drew has held positions in marketing, business development, and product management.

Mutual of America Announces CEO Transition

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

NEW YORK, July 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Mutual of America Financial Group ("Mutual of America" or "the Company"), which specializes in providing retirement services and investments to organizations and individuals, today announced Stephen Rich, current Chairman and CEO of Mutual of America Capital Management ("Capital Management"), the investment arm of Mutual of America Financial Group, has been appointed Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and member of the Board, effective immediately.

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  • NEW YORK, July 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Mutual of America Financial Group ("Mutual of America" or "the Company"), which specializes in providing retirement services and investments to organizations and individuals, today announced Stephen Rich, current Chairman and CEO of Mutual of America Capital Management ("Capital Management"), the investment arm of Mutual of America Financial Group, has been appointed Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and member of the Board, effective immediately.
  • "We have full confidence in Stephen and the senior leadership team to further establish Mutual of America as the country's premier retirement provider."
  • "I am honored to be named Chairman of the Board and CEO of Mutual of America," said Rich.
  • Joseph R. Gaffoglio, current President, will assume the role of CEO of Mutual of America Capital Management.

EQS-News: Changes to the Supervisory Board and Management Board of PNE Group

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Mr. Pedersen will resign from the Supervisory Board on 1 August 2024.

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  • Mr. Pedersen will resign from the Supervisory Board on 1 August 2024.
  • Supervisory Board member Mr. Marc van’t Noordende will initially succeed him as Chairman of the Supervisory Board until a replacement has been found.
  • The Chairman of the Supervisory Board Per Hornung Pedersen comments: "We are very pleased that we have found an ideal addition to the Management Board from our own ranks in Mr Stanze.
  • Per Hornung Pedersen has been a member of the Supervisory Board of PNE AG since October 2015 and its Chairman since May 2017.

Kaye Ceille Named Chief Executive Officer of Sterling Site Access Solutions

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Sterling Site Access Solutions, LLC (“Sterling”), a leader in sustainable site access solutions, today announced Kaye Ceille as the company’s CEO.

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  • Sterling Site Access Solutions, LLC (“Sterling”), a leader in sustainable site access solutions, today announced Kaye Ceille as the company’s CEO.
  • Ms. Ceille joins Sterling from Montway Auto Transport, where she previously served as President of the company’s Business Solutions Group.
  • With an extensive background in large scale, multi-unit operations, and mid-stage growth businesses, Ms. Ceille will focus on accelerating Sterling’s expansion and profitability.
  • Ms. Ceille holds an MBA from Loyola University Chicago and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from St. Norbert College.

Fibr's AI-Personalization Hub enables scalable 1:1 consumer experiences, solving post-cookie CAC challenges for B2C marketers

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

NEW YORK, July 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Third-party cookies are being phased out, and GDPR, CCPA, and Apple's App Tracking Transparency are reshaping data rights. CAC has doubled since 2022 and could double again in 2024 with Chrome changes, posing a significant threat to consumer businesses. Performance marketers need scalable personalization across channels and audiences, including dynamic post-click experiences, to boost conversions and reduce CAC. Recognizing these challenges, Fibr launched an AI-powered Personalization Hub for B2C marketers with a unique pay-per-use model, starting as low as $10, offering an affordable solution to CAC and conversion issues.

Key Points: 
  • CAC has doubled since 2022 and could double again in 2024 with Chrome changes, posing a significant threat to consumer businesses.
  • Performance marketers need scalable personalization across channels and audiences, including dynamic post-click experiences, to boost conversions and reduce CAC.
  • Recognizing these challenges, Fibr launched an AI-powered Personalization Hub for B2C marketers with a unique pay-per-use model, starting as low as $10, offering an affordable solution to CAC and conversion issues.
  • Fibr tackles key market challenges by providing high-quality consumer experiences at a sustainable CAC through its AI-powered personalization.

Global Heat Pump Market Size to Reach USD 136.2 Billion by 2034, Driven by Increased Investments and Energy Efficiency Regulations | Future Market Insights, Inc.

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

The United States market is anticipated to capture a CAGR of 8.9% in the global market during the forecast period.

Key Points: 
  • The United States market is anticipated to capture a CAGR of 8.9% in the global market during the forecast period.
  • The country's rising residential and commercial sectors are surging the demand for heat pumps in large quantities for advanced energy efficiency.
  • The rising industrialization, commercial, and residential sectors are increasing the demand for energy savings and better performance, bolstering the German heat pump market.
  • The global positive displacement pumps market is expected to garner a market value of nearly USD 14.12 billion in 2023.