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Concerned Shareholders of Rocky Mountain Announce “Town Hall”-Style Update

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:06pm

AB Value Management LLC, collectively with its affiliates (AB Value), and the other participants in this solicitation (collectively, the Concerned Shareholders of Rocky Mountain) representing approximately 14.59% of the outstanding shares of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMCF) (the Company), today announced that Concerned Shareholders of Rocky Mountain will be hosting a town hall for shareholders on Monday, September 27 at 3:00pm EDT.

Key Points: 
  • AB Value Management LLC, collectively with its affiliates (AB Value), and the other participants in this solicitation (collectively, the Concerned Shareholders of Rocky Mountain) representing approximately 14.59% of the outstanding shares of Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMCF) (the Company), today announced that Concerned Shareholders of Rocky Mountain will be hosting a town hall for shareholders on Monday, September 27 at 3:00pm EDT.
  • We strongly encourage all Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory shareholders to attend our Town Hall-style meeting, commented Andrew T. Berger, Managing Member of AB Value.
  • With the 2021 Annual meeting less than two weeks away, we strongly encourage all shareholders to act now and vote for the Concerned Shareholders of Rocky Mountain on the Blue proxy card.
  • The Concerned Shareholders of Rocky Mountain believe that the more shareholders take the time to interact and communicate with the groups candidates, the more shareholders will see that the choice is clear.

Magellan Advisors Announces the Appointment of Clayton Johnston to VP of Design & Construction

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 6:12pm

DENVER, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Advisors is pleased to announce the promotion of Clayton Johnston to Vice President (VP) of Design and Construction.

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  • DENVER, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Advisors is pleased to announce the promotion of Clayton Johnston to Vice President (VP) of Design and Construction.
  • Going forward, Clayton will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of Magellan's EPC group, including all Design, Engineering, Permitting, Construction and Project Management activities.
  • "Clayton has been a key team member for the last several years, focusing his efforts on managing Magellan's Construction Management division," stated John Honker, CEO of Magellan Advisors.
  • Clayton Johnston has over 30 years of experience working in the telecommunication industry, including design, construction, and implementation of fiber optic networks nationwide.

BLUE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION PAYS OFF $70,000 IN LOANS FOR FIVE MEMEBERS

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 5:59pm

Cheyenne, Wyoming, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In celebration of 70 years of serving over 100,000 worldwide members, Blue Federal Credit Union has paid off five randomly selected members' loans totaling $70,000.

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  • Cheyenne, Wyoming, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In celebration of 70 years of serving over 100,000 worldwide members, Blue Federal Credit Union has paid off five randomly selected members' loans totaling $70,000.
  • I originally took out this loan to cover some personal expenses related to medical bills.
  • This is something that points to Blues mission of discovering pathways to realize possibilities, says Stephanie Teubner, President, and CEO of Blue Federal Credit Union.
  • The five winning members were all notified that their loans were paid off throughout September.

Berkshire Partners Announces New Advisory Director, Kristin Johnsen

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 5:00pm

Berkshire Partners announced today that Kristin Johnsen has joined the firm as an Advisory Director.

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  • Berkshire Partners announced today that Kristin Johnsen has joined the firm as an Advisory Director.
  • We are thrilled to welcome Kristin to the team and look forward to deepening our relationship with her as an Advisory Director, said EJ Whelan, Managing Director of Berkshire Partners.
  • She currently serves on the boards of directors of Berkshire Partners portfolio companies FoodChainID and Access Information Management.
  • Ms. Johnsen also supports key public institutions and non-profits, including UC Berkeleys College of Engineering Advisory Board, Berkeleys Women in Tech initiative (EDGE), and Opportunity@Work.

City of Alice and Seven Seas Water Group Announce Contract to Build First P3 Brackish Water Desalination Plant in Texas

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

The City of Alice, Texas and Seven Seas Water Group, a multi-national provider of Water-as-a-Service (WaaS) solutions, today announced that they have successfully executed a contract for the construction of a Public-Private Partnership brackish water desalination plant to provide fresh drinking water to the residents of the City of Alice, Texas.

Key Points: 
  • The City of Alice, Texas and Seven Seas Water Group, a multi-national provider of Water-as-a-Service (WaaS) solutions, today announced that they have successfully executed a contract for the construction of a Public-Private Partnership brackish water desalination plant to provide fresh drinking water to the residents of the City of Alice, Texas.
  • Seven Seas Water Group will finance, design, build, operate and maintain a Brackish Water Reverse Osmosis (BWRO) plant on land owned by the city.
  • We are elated to begin construction on this important project with the City of Alice, said Henry Charrab, CEO of Seven Seas Water Group.
  • We are pleased with the final contract and the price and solution offered by Seven Seas Water Group to provide clean water for our community.

Rapiscan® Systems and Metrohm team to provide Raman Spectrometers to the Security Market

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:24pm

SALFORDS, England, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapiscan Systems Inc., ("Rapiscan") a subsidiary of OSI Systems, Inc., and Metrohm USA ("Metrohm") announced today that they have entered into an agreement to have Rapiscan distribute Metrohm handheld Raman spectrometer products globally through Rapiscan's Instruments Business Unit.

Key Points: 
  • SALFORDS, England, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapiscan Systems Inc., ("Rapiscan") a subsidiary of OSI Systems, Inc., and Metrohm USA ("Metrohm") announced today that they have entered into an agreement to have Rapiscan distribute Metrohm handheld Raman spectrometer products globally through Rapiscan's Instruments Business Unit.
  • The MIRA and the TacticID products use Raman spectroscopy technology to determine the chemical composition of unknown materials for defense, security, customs, and forensics applications.
  • "Metrohm USA is thrilled to work alongside Rapiscan Systems to expand their portfolio of global security and forensic products.
  • Metrohm handheld Raman instruments, working together with Rapiscan security products, will help improve safety for travellers and workers around the world," stated Edward Colihan, President and CEO of Metrohm USA.

Rapiscan® Systems and Metrohm team to provide Raman Spectrometers to the Security Market

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:28pm

SALFORDS, England, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapiscan Systems Inc., ("Rapiscan") a subsidiary of OSI Systems, Inc., and Metrohm USA ("Metrohm") announced today that they have entered into an agreement to have Rapiscan distribute Metrohm handheld Raman spectrometer products globally through Rapiscan's Instruments Business Unit.

Key Points: 
  • SALFORDS, England, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapiscan Systems Inc., ("Rapiscan") a subsidiary of OSI Systems, Inc., and Metrohm USA ("Metrohm") announced today that they have entered into an agreement to have Rapiscan distribute Metrohm handheld Raman spectrometer products globally through Rapiscan's Instruments Business Unit.
  • The MIRA and the TacticID products use Raman spectroscopy technology to determine the chemical composition of unknown materials for defense, security, customs, and forensics applications.
  • "Metrohm USA is thrilled to work alongside Rapiscan Systems to expand their portfolio of global security and forensic products.
  • Metrohm handheld Raman instruments, working together with Rapiscan security products, will help improve safety for travellers and workers around the world," stated Edward Colihan, President and CEO of Metrohm USA.

Who's in the Race to Zero?

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 11:00am

Provided for free by the world's leading analytics platform, Tableau, and the global leader in CRM, Salesforce, this search tool enables seamless filtering and searching of who's in the Race to Zero.

Key Points: 
  • Provided for free by the world's leading analytics platform, Tableau, and the global leader in CRM, Salesforce, this search tool enables seamless filtering and searching of who's in the Race to Zero.
  • Together they form the largest alliance of non-state actors committed to achieving net zero emissions by 2050 at the very latest.
  • Race to Zero members all meet the minimum criteria required to join the campaign, and are managed by their Partner initiatives .
  • If you're not yet on the list, now's the time to join the Race to Zero and contribute to the 2030 Breakthroughs."

Who's in the Race to Zero?

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 11:00am

LONDON, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Race to Zero - the UN-backed global campaign rallying businesses, cities, regions, investors and other non-state actors to halve global emissions by 2030 - today launched a new tool to search for any member in their campaign. The tool is aimed at celebrating those entities who are committing to robust net zero targets.

Key Points: 
  • Provided for free by the world's leading analytics platform, Tableau, and the global leader in CRM, Salesforce, this search tool enables seamless filtering and searching of who's in the Race to Zero.
  • Together they form the largest alliance of non-state actors committed to achieving net zero emissions by 2050 at the very latest.
  • Race to Zero members all meet the minimum criteria required to join the campaign, and are managed by their Partner initiatives .
  • If you're not yet on the list, now's the time to join the Race to Zero and contribute to the 2030 Breakthroughs."

COMMCORE CONSULTING GROUP ANNOUNCES JOINT VENTURE WITH WATKINS MCGOWAN COMMUNICATIONS TO EXPAND PRESENCE ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:00am

WASHINGTON, DC , Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CommCore Consulting Group, a Washington, DC, crisis and communications training firm, today announced a joint venture with Watkins McGowan Communications (WMC), an Atlanta-based strategic communications firm.

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  • WASHINGTON, DC , Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CommCore Consulting Group, a Washington, DC, crisis and communications training firm, today announced a joint venture with Watkins McGowan Communications (WMC), an Atlanta-based strategic communications firm.
  • CommCore also announced the appointment of Andy McGowan as Senior Vice President and Director of Strategic Initiatives.
  • Watkins McGowan brings increased firepower to CommCore, said Andy Gilman, president and CEO, CommCore Consulting Group.
  • CommCore Consulting Group is a privately held specialty communications firm serving businesses, government agencies, and non-profit organizations around the world.