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DiversityComm Magazine Names First Horizon as a 2024 Top Black Employer

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Friday, February 16, 2024

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- First Horizon Corporation, (NYSE: FHN or "First Horizon") has been recognized by DiversityComm Magazine as a 2024 Top Black Employer.

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  • MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- First Horizon Corporation, (NYSE: FHN or "First Horizon") has been recognized by DiversityComm Magazine as a 2024 Top Black Employer.
  • Each year, DiversityComm, Inc. (DCI) conducts select evaluations of the nation's employers, supplier diversity programs, industry leaders, law enforcement & government agencies and schools.
  • These non-biased studies are a valuable resource for the publication's readers, jobseekers, business owners, students, senior management, and consumers.
  • "First Horizon strives to elevate equity in all facets of our business.

C.K. McWhorter & Family Request Immediate Federal Protection Amidst Rising Extortion Threats, Coercion and Systemic Harassment

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Friday, February 16, 2024

PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 15, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The McWhorter Foundation confirms an urgent request for federal protection by , C.K.

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  • PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 15, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The McWhorter Foundation confirms an urgent request for federal protection by , C.K.
  • McWhorter & family in retaliation for social advocacy and disruptiveness within the world of finance and business.
  • The federal response to McWhorter's request will set a precedent for handling such cases, testing the nation's commitment to protecting its citizens from extortion, harassment, bias, and privacy infringements.
  • McWhorter Foundation has not registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and may operate under exemptions.

ROC Launches Latent Fingerprint Capabilities, Ranking Top 3 Globally for Accuracy with Speeds 500x Faster Than Industry Standard

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

DENVER, Feb. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- ROC, a world leader in computer vision and biometrics, continues to make a compelling case for U.S. homegrown technology with a strong showing in its first ever NIST Evaluation of Latent Fingerprint Technologies (ELFT).

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  • ROC also ranked as the #2 most accurate global algorithm in the FBI Laboratory dataset and #2 most accurate global algorithm in latent palmprint search.
  • Achieving top 3 global ranking for accuracy cements ROC as one of the top latent fingerprint matchers in the world.
  • However, it is their signature combination of top-tier accuracy along with unprecedented search speeds that industry experts are most excited about.
  • The company has offices in Denver, CO, Morgantown, WV, and a new fingerprint center of excellence in Grand Rapids, MI.

Eclypsium Achieves Record Growth in 2023 Fueled by Supply Chain Security Demand and Key Partnership Expansions

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

Eclypsium , the leader in digital supply chain security for enterprise hardware, firmware and software infrastructure, today announced record growth for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2024.

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  • Eclypsium , the leader in digital supply chain security for enterprise hardware, firmware and software infrastructure, today announced record growth for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2024.
  • “As the cyber attacks have increased and shifted, and more regulatory security requirements are put in place, supply chain risk has become a board-level concern for many organizations and a key topic on the national security agenda.
  • Announced a partnership with Lenovo to provide customers with scalable zero trust for every device, and continuous supply chain assurance.
  • Announced a partnership with Intel to provide enhanced visibility into the hardware and firmware supply chain of Intel-based systems.

VirTra CEO John Givens Appointed as Executive Committee Chair for National Center for Simulation

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

(Nasdaq: VTSI) ("VirTra" or the "Company"), a global provider of judgmental use of force training simulators, firearms training simulators for the law enforcement and military markets, has today announced that CEO John Givens was appointed Chairman of the Board for National Center for Simulation (NCS), an association of defense companies, government, academic, and modeling and simulations industry members.

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  • (Nasdaq: VTSI) ("VirTra" or the "Company"), a global provider of judgmental use of force training simulators, firearms training simulators for the law enforcement and military markets, has today announced that CEO John Givens was appointed Chairman of the Board for National Center for Simulation (NCS), an association of defense companies, government, academic, and modeling and simulations industry members.
  • Givens has been an executive committee member on the Board of Directors for NCS for 6 years and has held the secretary, treasurer, and co-Chair providing valuable experience and insight to its industry members.
  • In addition to his positions as CEO of VirTra, and previously President of Bohemia Interactive Simulations, Givens continues his mission to increase awareness and use of simulations across a broad spectrum of industries.
  • As the simulation industry continues to rapidly expand, VirTra aims to continue its legacy of being a pioneer of simulation training technology and adapt to the changes in the defense space and support the efforts of the National Center for Simulation.

Clarience Technologies Acquires Safe Fleet to Expand Safety Technology Portfolio, Broaden Customer Reach into new Market Segments

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240215329713/en/
    “Clarience Technologies and Safe Fleet share a common mission of making transportation safer and smarter through technology,” said Brian Kupchella, Chief Executive Officer of Clarience Technologies.
  • Safe Fleet is also a leading fleet video technology provider in North America, with over 1.5 million video systems deployed to date.
  • The acquisition of Safe Fleet increases Clarience Technologies’ total workforce to over 4,000 employees at nearly 50 locations worldwide.
  • With Safe Fleet, Clarience Technologies strengthens its position in several industry segments, including school transportation, transit, fire and emergency, law enforcement, waste, industrial and recreational vehicles.

Border Security Insight: A Collaborative Event by SIA and PureTech Systems in Hosting CBP PMOD Deputy Directorate Chief Henry Laxdal

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

This time, the guest speaker was Mr. Henry Laxdal, who currently serves as Deputy Directorate Chief of the U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) Program Management Office Directorate (PMOD).

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  • This time, the guest speaker was Mr. Henry Laxdal, who currently serves as Deputy Directorate Chief of the U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) Program Management Office Directorate (PMOD).
  • Chief Laxdal provided valuable insights into the evolving vision and strategy of how PMOD supports the overarching USBP Strategy to keep America safe.
  • While assigned to Headquarters, Chief Laxdal worked in Law Enforcement Operations, Strategic Planning and Analysis, the Office of Acquisition, and is now the Deputy of PMOD.
  • "PureTech sponsorship demonstrates their commitment to advancing the field of border security and their dedication to supporting initiatives that promote collaboration, innovation, and best practices.

Allegion US Joins The 'I Love U Guys' Foundation as Mission Partner

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

CARMEL, Ind., Feb. 14, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Allegion US, a leading security products and solutions provider, is now a Mission Partner of The "I Love U Guys" Foundation, which operates programs for schools' crisis response. Partnering with The "I Love U Guys" Foundation reflects Allegion's ongoing efforts to drive productive conversations on school security and support organizations that are advocating for safer students, every day.

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  • The "I Love U Guys" Foundation similarly fosters dialogue and programs in safety, preparedness and reunification in schools.
  • "We are proud to begin our collaboration with Allegion, who will help us fulfill our mission.
  • Allegion joins as a Mission Partner for The "I Love U Guys" Foundation, which goes beyond sponsorship or donations.
  • To join the conversation with Allegion or partner together as a part of schools' security advisors, visit Allegion's new K-12 website .

Vislink Appoints Adrian Lambert as Vice President of Marketing

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Mt. Olive, NJ, Feb. 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vislink Technologies, Inc. (“Vislink” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: VISL), a global technology leader in the capture, delivery, and management of high quality, live video and associated data in the media and entertainment, law enforcement, and defense markets, today announced the appointment of Adrian Lambert as its new Vice President of Marketing. In this role, he will lead all strategic marketing planning and operations for Vislink to support the Company's ambitious growth plans.

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  • Olive, NJ, Feb. 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vislink Technologies, Inc. (“Vislink” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: VISL), a global technology leader in the capture, delivery, and management of high quality, live video and associated data in the media and entertainment, law enforcement, and defense markets, today announced the appointment of Adrian Lambert as its new Vice President of Marketing.
  • In this role, he will lead all strategic marketing planning and operations for Vislink to support the Company's ambitious growth plans.
  • Adrian Lambert is a strategic marketing leader with over 20 years of experience successfully scaling international private and publicly listed companies in the technology and manufacturing sectors.
  • Mickey Miller, CEO of Vislink, stated, “Adrian is a recognized marketing professional whose previous success in scaling video, aerospace, and defense businesses will be invaluable to elevating our marketing efforts, augmenting the Vislink brand presence, and accelerating our growth.”
    Adrian Lambert said, “I am pleased to join Vislink at an exciting time in the Company’s history.

Report: Body Camera Analytics Shows Major Improvement in Police Professionalism

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

PATERSON, N.J., Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Truleo, the leading automated body camera review and analysis technology company for law enforcement, today announced that a study of outcomes from the Paterson (NJ) Police Department has spotlighted a major improvement in professionalism by officers after less than six months using the company's technology. Highlights of the study include a tripling of officers' use of "highly professional" language in interactions with the public.

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  • PATERSON, N.J., Feb. 13, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Truleo , the leading automated body camera review and analysis technology company for law enforcement, today announced that a study of outcomes from the Paterson (NJ) Police Department has spotlighted a major improvement in professionalism by officers after less than six months using the company's technology.
  • Highlights of the study include a tripling of officers' use of "highly professional" language in interactions with the public.
  • Most police departments in the U.S. review less than 1% of their body camera videos but Truleo uses artificial intelligence to process 100% of the footage and create supervisor workflows that help automate supervision, facilitate coaching, and promote police professionalism.
  • "They are fulfilling the promise they made to their community and deserve to be celebrated for their professionalism and commitment to training."