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Cross River Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

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Monday, October 3, 2022

Cross River Bank (Cross River), a technology infrastructure provider that offers embedded financial solutions, is proud to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15 and honors the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and both Central and South America.

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  • Cross River Bank (Cross River), a technology infrastructure provider that offers embedded financial solutions, is proud to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15 and honors the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and both Central and South America.
  • Fortunately, organizations like Cross River are intervening and partnering with organizations like the NJ Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to invest and empower our Hispanic small businesses.
  • I am grateful to know that Cross River is actively stepping up for the Hispanic community and I appreciate the companys strategic programming and investments to ensure our Hispanic businesses can continue to grow, thrive, and succeed.
  • At Cross River, our strength is in our diversity, and we are honored to celebrate the unique achievements and heritage of the Hispanic culture that our own employees, consumers and partners experience, said Phil Goldfeder, SVP of Global Public Affairs at Cross River.

Oxford BioTherapeutics enters into Commercial License Agreement with Genmab

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Monday, October 3, 2022

Under its Commercial License Agreement with OBT, Genmab will obtain the exclusive right to develop and commercialize novel antibody therapeutics utilizing OBT's novel, first-in-class IO antibody.

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  • Under its Commercial License Agreement with OBT, Genmab will obtain the exclusive right to develop and commercialize novel antibody therapeutics utilizing OBT's novel, first-in-class IO antibody.
  • OBT will receive an undisclosed upfront and potential milestone payments and royalty payments on net product sales under the agreement.
  • Under the terms of the agreement, Genmab will be responsible for the future development and commercialization of any products incorporating this antibody.
  • This represents the first major license agreement for OBT's IO programs to a world leader in the field of antibody-based oncology medicines.

Oxford BioTherapeutics enters into Commercial License Agreement with Genmab

Retrieved on: 
Monday, October 3, 2022

Under its Commercial License Agreement with OBT, Genmab will obtain the exclusive right to develop and commercialize novel antibody therapeutics utilizing OBT's novel, first-in-class IO antibody.

Key Points: 
  • Under its Commercial License Agreement with OBT, Genmab will obtain the exclusive right to develop and commercialize novel antibody therapeutics utilizing OBT's novel, first-in-class IO antibody.
  • OBT will receive an undisclosed upfront and potential milestone payments and royalty payments on net product sales under the agreement.
  • Under the terms of the agreement, Genmab will be responsible for the future development and commercialization of any products incorporating this antibody.
  • This represents the first major license agreement for OBT's IO programs to a world leader in the field of antibody-based oncology medicines.

Riverside Oral Surgery Named One of New Jersey's Best Places to Work

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Friday, September 23, 2022

RIVER EDGE, N.J., Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Riverside Oral Surgery, the premier oral and maxillofacial surgery group in New Jersey, has been named one of the Best Places to Work (medium market employer) in 2022 by NJBIZ.

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  • RIVER EDGE, N.J., Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Riverside Oral Surgery, the premier oral and maxillofacial surgery group in New Jersey, has been named one of the Best Places to Work (medium market employer) in 2022 by NJBIZ.
  • Each year, the list of best places to work is determined by the selected companies' own employees.
  • According to NJ BIZ, the program confidentially collects data and allows employees to share feedback about their employers.
  • Riverside Oral Surgery, the Official Oral Surgeons of the New Jersey Devils, is the largest surgeon owned and operated oral and maxillofacial surgery practicein the state.

Former Law Enforcement Launch Raven to Combat Child Exploitation

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Monday, September 19, 2022

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As cases of child exploitation are rapidly increasing, some of the world's most respected retired child exploitation investigators, retired ICAC Commanders, sex offender treatment providers, technology innovators and policy experts in the United States announced the formation of Raven. The 501(c)4 organization is dedicated to protecting children from victimization by raising awareness of the threat of online child exploitation, increasing resources and funding to law enforcement, and lobbying for policy changes on the local and federal level.

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  • The 501(c)4 organization is dedicated to protecting children from victimization by raising awareness of the threat of online child exploitation, increasing resources and funding to law enforcement, and lobbying for policy changes on the local and federal level.
  • Raven is on a mission to combat the systemic issues of child exploitation by supporting victims, law enforcement agencies and organizations through policy, lobbying, advocacy, public awareness, research, and training.
  • Raven is a 501(c)4 founded by the nation's leading child exploitation investigators, retired ICAC Commanders, sex offender treatment providers, technology innovators and policy experts.
  • The organization is dedicated to bringing years of law enforcement experience to bear to protect children from victimization by raising awareness of the threat of online child exploitation, increasing resources and funding to law enforcement, and lobbying for policy changes on the local and federal level.

Rising Against Asian Hate: One Day in March Examines Increasing Violence Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders October 17 on PBS

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In March 2021, a 21-year-old man murdered eight people, including six women of Asian descent, at three spas in Atlanta, Georgia. The shooting was a watershed moment in a year of increasing violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI). For many, the tragic events became a galvanizing moment, reigniting a sense of collective identity and political engagement within AAPI communities. Now, as violence against AAPI people continues to surge nationwide, a new one-hour documentary chronicles the troubling escalation of hate and spotlights the movement to turn grief and anger into action. Rising Against Asian Hate: One Day in March premieres on Monday, October 17 at 9 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings), pbs.org/RisingAgainstAsianHate, the PBS Video App and on the PBS YouTube channel.

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  • The shooting was a watershed moment in a year of increasing violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).
  • ET on PBS ( check local listings ), pbs.org/RisingAgainstAsianHate , the PBS Video App andon the PBS YouTube channel.
  • It has galvanized the Asian American community to speak up and speak out," said Titi Yu, Director of Rising Against Asian Hate.
  • "It is essential to our mission to present content that reflects and represents the experiences of people across our nation.

Modernize Home Services Annual Homeowner Sentiment Report: Current Events Have Strong Impact on Home Improvement Demand

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Thursday, August 11, 2022

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, Modernize Home Services released its annual Homeowner Sentiment Report findings, resulting from a recent survey of more than 23,000 homeowners. Respondents shared their thoughts on preparing for home improvement projects, budgeting, pain points, and more. The 2022 Homeowner Sentiment Report includes a special set of questions regarding homeowner stressors, such as surging prices, a potential recession, supply chain backlogs, and political unrest. The results indicate that 86% of homeowners consider at least one of these factors to be the cause of their stress. Modernize strives to understand how homeowners and their home improvement decisions are being impacted by recent events.

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  • Modernize Home Services, a leading provider of marketing services for home improvement contractors, has released its 2022 Homeowner Sentiment Report results.
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --This summer, Modernize Home Services released its annual Homeowner Sentiment Report findings, resulting from a recent survey of more than 23,000 homeowners.
  • Modernize strives to understand how homeowners and their home improvement decisions are being impacted by recent events.
  • For more than 17 years, Modernize Home Services has been a leader in the home improvement and services industry, connecting homeowners with contractors and other home services professionals.

Passaic Valley Water Commission Announces Water Bill Assistance Program

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Thursday, August 11, 2022

The Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program is a federally funded program designed to help low-income households reduce the balances they have on their residential water bills.

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  • The Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program is a federally funded program designed to help low-income households reduce the balances they have on their residential water bills.
  • "Here at Passaic Valley Water Commission, we understand that the global Covid-19 pandemic placed burdens on families mentally, physically, spiritually, and financially.
  • That's why we're proud to announce that we've partnered with the Department of Community Affairs and will participate in the Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program," said Jim Mueller, the commission's executive director.
  • In order to apply for assistance, please visit: DCAid website
    Allow at least 60 days for application processing; additional information may be required.

TIGER INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS APPOINTS THREE NEW OPERATING PARTNERS

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Monday, August 8, 2022

NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.

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  • NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.
  • Tiger CEO Emil W. Henry, Jr., stated: "Our human capital is crucial to our hands-on value creation strategy.
  • We look to our Operating Partners to provide us an edge in evaluating and managing investments and I have no doubt that Steve, Christine and Graham will serve well this critical purpose."
  • Tiger Infrastructure Partners is a leading middle market investor focused on providing transformational growth capital to enable the infrastructure of tomorrow.

TIGER INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS APPOINTS THREE NEW OPERATING PARTNERS

Retrieved on: 
Monday, August 8, 2022

NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.
  • Tiger CEO Emil W. Henry, Jr., stated: "Our human capital is crucial to our hands-on value creation strategy.
  • We look to our Operating Partners to provide us an edge in evaluating and managing investments and I have no doubt that Steve, Christine and Graham will serve well this critical purpose."
  • Tiger Infrastructure Partners is a leading middle market investor focused on providing transformational growth capital to enable the infrastructure of tomorrow.