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Paybotic to Attend the 6th Annual NECANN Maine Cannabis Convention in Portland, ME

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:55pm

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Paybotic is honored to attend NECANN's Maine Cannabis Convention to be held in Portland, ME.

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  • WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Paybotic is honored to attend NECANN's Maine Cannabis Convention to be held in Portland, ME.
  • Paybotic Executive Brian O'Connor will attend the convention on behalf of the national payment processing services provider.
  • Since 2014, NECANN has developed into a hub of information and support materials for cannabis enthusiasts and entrepreneurs throughout the industry and northeastern United States.
  • Vendors, guest speakers, and potential investors are welcome to attend and participate in the 2021 Maine Cannabis Convention.

Cheers! Uber Completes Acquisition of Drizly

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:00pm

Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Drizly and that the two companies will begin integrating their complementary delivery apps and services.

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  • Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Drizly and that the two companies will begin integrating their complementary delivery apps and services.
  • To toast to this milestone, Uber and Drizly are offering $5 off purchases made on Drizly through this Sunday, October 17, with the promo code PAIR at checkout.
  • Over the coming months, Drizlys marketplace will be featured within the Uber Eats app, while also maintaining a separate Drizly app and web experience.
  • Uber Eats and Drizly are truly the perfect pairing, said Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi.

Doug Kentfield Promoted to President by Steward Partners

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 2:27pm

"I'm deeply honored by this recognition and appreciate all the support I've gotten from our advisor partners and our internal staff," said Doug Kentfield.

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  • "I'm deeply honored by this recognition and appreciate all the support I've gotten from our advisor partners and our internal staff," said Doug Kentfield.
  • "It's truly the collective efforts of all of us together that have made Steward Partners the industry force that it is today.
  • Prior to joining Steward Partners, Doug served as a Senior Advisor for NextShares Solutions, LLC.
  • Steward Partners Holdings, Steward Partners Global Advisory, LLC maintain a separate professional business relationship with, and our registered professionals offer securities through, Raymond James Financial Services, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC.

97% of Humana’s Medicare Advantage Members Are in Contracts Rated 4-Star or Higher for 2022, Reflecting Strong Commitment to Quality of Care, Patient-Centered Clinical Outcomes and Customer Service

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 7:12pm

With these results, Humanas Star Ratings continue to reflect the companys strong focus on ensuring high quality of care, patient-centered clinical outcomes and reliable customer service for its members.

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  • With these results, Humanas Star Ratings continue to reflect the companys strong focus on ensuring high quality of care, patient-centered clinical outcomes and reliable customer service for its members.
  • In addition, Humana received a 4.5-star rating for eight MA contracts offered in 33 states and Puerto Rico.
  • Over 99% of retirees in Humanas Group Medicare Advantage plans remain in 4-star or above contracts for 2022.
  • We are pleased to once again be recognized by CMS with such high ratings for our Medicare Advantage plan offerings.

Insurity Acquires Maprisk, Expanding Leading Geospatial Analytic Capabilities for Personal and Commercial P&C Carriers and MGAs

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 3:00pm

Maprisk provides geospatial data and analytics software to enable underwriting automation and allows P&C carriers and MGAs to smartly plan and proactively respond to natural disasters.

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  • Maprisk provides geospatial data and analytics software to enable underwriting automation and allows P&C carriers and MGAs to smartly plan and proactively respond to natural disasters.
  • With the addition of Maprisk to the Insurity suite, P&C carriers and MGAs writing personal and commercial lines can seamlessly integrate geospatial data and analytics across the full policy lifecycle, from quoting and underwriting to claims.
  • Insurity is a market leader with more than 35 years of experience delivering solutions to P&C carriers and MGAs.
  • Insurity is a leading provider of cloud-based software and analytics for insurance carriers, brokers, and MGAs.

ME&A Welcomes Teresita Perez as President and Chief Executive Officer

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 4:44pm

has appointed Teresita Perez as President and Chief Executive Officer .

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  • has appointed Teresita Perez as President and Chief Executive Officer .
  • Ms. Perez succeeds Thomas C. England, who led ME&A since the firm's founding more than 35 years ago.
  • These and other COVID-19 impacts threaten to roll back some of the most vulnerable countries development gains, Ms. Perez said.
  • Ms. Perez, one of the co-founders of ME&A, has held multiple leadership positions in the company, including Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President.

Nucleus One, a Leading Consulting Firm Focused on the Cannabis Industry, Becomes Opus Consulting

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 4:40pm

Since 2013, Nucleus One has been a leading business consultancy firm specifically focused on the legal marijuana industry.

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  • Since 2013, Nucleus One has been a leading business consultancy firm specifically focused on the legal marijuana industry.
  • Formerly a division of Opus Consulting, a global business performance and management consulting firm, the Nucleus One cannabis consulting practice will now be an integrated part of Opus Consulting and its services will now be marketed and offered under the brand Opus Consulting.
  • Nucleus One, now Opus Consulting, has engaged clients in over 18 states and has assisted dozens of successful cannabis startups.
  • The cannabis practice under Opus Consulting provides the same services and more, including license acquisition, business planning, growth strategy and turnarounds.

Amber Specialty Pharmacy and Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions to Expand Support of Lilly’s Monoclonal Antibody Treatment for COVID-19

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 3:00pm

Amber Specialty Pharmacy and Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions announce today their available services for the infused medications bamlanivimab and etesevimab, also known as BAM.

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  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy and Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions announce today their available services for the infused medications bamlanivimab and etesevimab, also known as BAM.
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy and Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions were part of the original pilot program through a partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the National Home Infusion Association (NHIA).
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy has built an exceptional reputation by providing personalized support and quality clinical care to patients and families.
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy was named the 2020 Specialty Pharmacy of the Year by the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy.

MedRhythms Partners with Universal Music Group for Pioneering Prescription Music Platform to Treat Neurologic Injury and Disease

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 3:00pm

In addition to enabling MedRhythms to deliver prescription music to patients, Universal Music Group for Brands, UMGs global brands partnership team, will provide MedRhythms with resources and insights related to data analytics, cultural intelligence and marketing.

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  • In addition to enabling MedRhythms to deliver prescription music to patients, Universal Music Group for Brands, UMGs global brands partnership team, will provide MedRhythms with resources and insights related to data analytics, cultural intelligence and marketing.
  • MedRhythms and UMG are the first companies to develop an FDA-approved, prescription music platform.
  • MedRhythms is developing a patented platform of evidence-based, prescription digital therapeutics using music to address walking impairments.
  • The company has an active pipeline of prescription digital therapeutics targeting rehabilitation and prevention in areas of neurologic injury and disease.

Tom's of Maine Launches Get Into Nature Initiative with Rosario Dawson to Reinvigorate Kids' Connection to the Great Outdoors

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 2:03pm

"Tom's has always worked to produce effective and natural products that are good for people and the planet.

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  • "Tom's has always worked to produce effective and natural products that are good for people and the planet.
  • Long-standing environmental activist and celebrated actress, Rosario Dawson, is partnering with Tom's of Maine to launch Get Into Nature nationwide.
  • Rosario, who grew up on the Lower East Side of New York City, believes that kids everywhere should have access to the great outdoors.
  • Together with local communities, Get Into Nature is set to bring the joys of nature to 150,000 kids across the country.