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Featherstone Foundation Awards $90,000 in College Scholarships to 30 Exceptional Baltimore Area Students

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Friday, September 23, 2022

BALTIMORE, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The William & Lanaea C. Featherstone Foundation , an award-winning nonprofit, touts its Featherstone College Scholarship Award recipients.

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  • BALTIMORE, Sept. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The William & Lanaea C. Featherstone Foundation , an award-winning nonprofit, touts its Featherstone College Scholarship Award recipients.
  • This year, 30 exceptional Featherstone Scholars will receive $3,000 merit-based scholarships during a special awards ceremony on Friday Sept. 23 at noon.
  • "She reinforces our values that higher education is a gateway to economic opportunities for all," said Juliana Lopez, executive director, William & Lanaea C. Featherstone Foundation.
  • Since 2017, the Featherstone Foundation has provided more than $236,000 through 98 scholarships to students from 20 countries who now attend 12 institutions.

Frontdesk Named "Short Term Rental Platform of the Year" By PropTech Breakthrough

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Thursday, August 18, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- PropTech Breakthrough, a leading independent market intelligence organization that evaluates and recognizes standout real estate technology companies, products, and services around the globe, today announced that Frontdesk, Inc., the Wisconsin-based, short-term rental platform, has been selected as 2022's "Short Term Rental Platform of the Year" in the annual PropTech Breakthrough Awards program.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- PropTech Breakthrough , a leading independent market intelligence organization that evaluates and recognizes standout real estate technology companies, products, and services around the globe, today announced that Frontdesk, Inc. , the Wisconsin-based, short-term rental platform, has been selected as 2022's "Short Term Rental Platform of the Year" in the annual PropTech Breakthrough Awards program.
  • With an emphasis on flexibility and reliability, Frontdesk aims to deliver consistency in every listing and comfort in every stay.
  • The company has transformed the end-to-end experience for Short Term Renters (STR) and STR property owners with its mobile-first approach.
  • Founded in 2017, Frontdesk, Inc. (Frontdesk) is a short-term rental platform that develops and manages short-term rental suites for business and leisure guests.

Taste Your Way Across Boerne: Enter to Win!

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Friday, July 22, 2022

Theres still time to plan one last summer outing to the Texas Hill Country before settling into the routine that comes with the fall.

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  • Theres still time to plan one last summer outing to the Texas Hill Country before settling into the routine that comes with the fall.
  • Blithe Creamery - New to the Hill Country Mile, cool down with handmade seasonal ice cream flavors and other icy treats.
  • Enter to win all of these tasty treats and eats as well as a two-night stay in a luxurious suite at The William in Boerne, Texas.
  • Start outlining your trip at visitboerne.org and take a peek at whats in store across all the Visit Boerne social media accounts .

Northern Arizona University's New State-of-the-Art Student-Athlete Facility Uses Altitude Control Technology For Improved Training Experience

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Tuesday, May 31, 2022

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., May 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Altitude Control Technology (ACT), the altitude simulation leaders for the research, athletic, hospitality and residential industries, today announced that its technology has been deployed in Northern Arizona University's (NAU) new 77,000 sq. ft. Student-Athlete High-Performance Center, which is one of the country's most innovative athletic training facilities. ACT's solution enables NAU's athletic trainers to manipulate the effective altitude within the facility to simulate different elevations in order to maximize physical training.

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  • FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., May 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Altitude Control Technology (ACT), the altitude simulation leaders for the research, athletic, hospitality and residential industries, today announced that its technology has been deployed in Northern Arizona University's (NAU) new 77,000 sq.
  • ACT's solution enables NAU's athletic trainers to manipulate the effective altitude within the facility to simulate different elevations in order to maximize physical training.
  • NAU is situated at approximately 7,000 feet of altitude, and many of the university's student-athletes leverage the well-known advantages high-altitude exercise and training can offer.
  • "Athletic training and research are a few ways ACT technology is used to provide a healthy, comfortable environment for people no matter what altitude.

Global Nitrogenous Fertilizer Market Outlook to 2027 - Featuring UralChem, Bunge and Sinofert Holdings Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Urea Nitrogen fertilizer by product accounted for highest market share in 2021.

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  • Urea Nitrogen fertilizer by product accounted for highest market share in 2021.
  • China accounts for nearly 25% of nitrogen fertilizer market share globally.
  • Liquid fertilizers are water soluble fertilizers that give fast response within days or week and lasts for 2-6 weeks.
  • Fertilizer use is dependent on the four R's that is right product, right amount, right time, and right placement.

NEXTPOINT FINANCIAL Names Scott Wright as Chief Financial Officer Effective July 1, 2022

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Friday, May 6, 2022

HURST, Texas, May 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NextPoint Financial Inc. (TSX: NPF.U, NPF.WT.U and OTC Pink: NACQF) (NextPoint) today announced that Scott Wright has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective July 1, 2022, succeeding Mike Piper who is retiring but will remain with the company as a consultant as needed.

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  • HURST, Texas, May 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NextPoint Financial Inc. (TSX: NPF.U, NPF.WT.U and OTC Pink: NACQF) (NextPoint) today announced that Scott Wright has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective July 1, 2022, succeeding Mike Piper who is retiring but will remain with the company as a consultant as needed.
  • Mr. Wright will report directly to Brent Turner, the Companys Chief Executive Officer.
  • Mr. Wright is currently the Companys Controller and a Senior Vice President having joined NextPoint affiliate Liberty Tax in 2017.
  • Scott has a proven track record of achievement and has extensive knowledge of the Companys finance and operational functions.

New AI Tool for Prostate MRI Analysis to Support PI-RADS Scoring

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Monday, April 11, 2022

RSIP Vision , an experienced leader in driving innovation for medical imaging through advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) and computer vision solutions, today announces a new tool for prostate MRI analysis.

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  • RSIP Vision , an experienced leader in driving innovation for medical imaging through advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) and computer vision solutions, today announces a new tool for prostate MRI analysis.
  • This new vendor-neutral technology will be available to third-party MRI manufacturers and viewer solutions, allowing a more accurate and efficient way to report prostate MRI examination.
  • Additionally, this tool can compare current and previous scans and highlight the differences, providing additional feedback for the radiologist prior to scoring.
  • RSIP Visions new PI-RADS assistant provides objective analysis of the prostate MRI scan, with measurable statistics which can be used to improve scoring accuracy.

Virtual competition "The Great Yarn Challenge" ends on a high note

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Monday, April 11, 2022

DALLAS, April 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great Yarn Challenge (TGYC), a first-of-its-kinds virtual yarn competition, launched its inaugural campaign this year and brought together thousands of crafters who competed for the chance to win prizes and awards for their fiber skills. Participants entered a series of challenges designed to inspire creativity and imagination, making things like sweaters, wall hangings and toys.

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  • DALLAS, April 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great Yarn Challenge (TGYC), a first-of-its-kinds virtual yarn competition, launched its inaugural campaign this year and brought together thousands of crafters who competed for the chance to win prizes and awards for their fiber skills.
  • "We're proud of the winners who challenged themselves to create truly unique projects made of yarn."
  • TGYC brought together many familiar faces and influencers within the online yarn community.
  • The Craft Yarn Council mission is to foster a community of yarn crafters by stimulating current knitters and crocheters, inspiring new yarn crafters and initiating education and promotional campaigns to ensure a healthy future for the yarn industry.

Susan Meaney Joins CBRE Group, Inc. Board of Directors

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Monday, March 7, 2022

CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE) today announced that Susan Meaney has joined the companys Board of Directors.

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  • CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE) today announced that Susan Meaney has joined the companys Board of Directors.
  • Ms. Meaney is an accomplished investor with a deep and varied background in real estate and real assets.
  • She also sits on the Board of Directors of the Hewlett Foundation and KREST (a KKR real estate fund).
  • Brandon Boze, CBREs Board Chair, said: Susan brings a real estate investor-operator mindset to our Board.

US Sports Camps and William & Mary Announce New Esports Summer Camp

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Tuesday, February 15, 2022

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Feb. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --US Sports Camps and The College of William & Mary are excited to announce the launch of a new STEM & SCRIM summer camp dedicated to the rapidly growing world of esports.

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  • SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Feb. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --US Sports Camps and The College of William & Mary are excited to announce the launch of a new STEM & SCRIM summer camp dedicated to the rapidly growing world of esports.
  • With US Sports Camps' youth enrichment expertise, William & Mary has built a fun and exciting camp that offers rising eighth-grade and high school students a taste of the university's distinguished esports program.
  • "We are proud to introduce teen gamers to the esports of William & Mary," says Charlie Freund, Partnership Director for Youth Enrichment Brands at US Sports Camps.
  • For over 45 years, US Sports Camps has partnered with coaches across the country to produce leading youth sports camps.