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JBS USA and Pilgrim’s to Provide COVID-19 Vaccine for 8,500 Essential Team Members in Multiple Locations

Sunday, February 28, 2021 - 11:00am

GREELEY, Colo., Feb. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JBS USA and Pilgrims today announced that approximately 8,500 team members in eight states will have the opportunity to get a COVID-19 vaccine this week.

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  • GREELEY, Colo., Feb. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JBS USA and Pilgrims today announced that approximately 8,500 team members in eight states will have the opportunity to get a COVID-19 vaccine this week.
  • Our role is to be flexible in helping our team members and local officials in the communities where we operate.
  • In January, JBS USA and Pilgrims announced a $100 incentive for all team members who choose to be vaccinated, designed to help encourage maximum voluntary participation among the workforce.
  • As a global food company with more than 58,000 team members, Pilgrims processes, prepares, packages and delivers fresh, frozen and value-added food products for customers in more than 100 countries.

ONE Gas to Participate in Morgan Stanley Energy and Power Conference

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 9:15pm

TULSA, Okla., Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE: OGS) today announced it will participate in the Morgan Stanley Energy and Power Conference, which will be held virtually on Monday, March 1, 2021.

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  • TULSA, Okla., Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE: OGS) today announced it will participate in the Morgan Stanley Energy and Power Conference, which will be held virtually on Monday, March 1, 2021.
  • ONE Gas is included in the S&P MidCap 400 Index and is one of the largest natural gas utilities in the United States.
  • ONE Gas, headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, provides natural gas distribution services to more than 2 million customers in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas.
  • Its divisions include Kansas Gas Service, the largest natural gas distributor in Kansas; Oklahoma Natural Gas, the largest in Oklahoma; and Texas Gas Service, the third largest in Texas, in terms of customers.

Fannie Mae Releases January 2021 Monthly Summary

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 9:05pm

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Fannie Mae's (OTCQB: FNMA) January 2021 Monthly Summary is now available.

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  • WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Fannie Mae's (OTCQB: FNMA) January 2021 Monthly Summary is now available.
  • The monthly summary report contains information about Fannie Mae's monthly and year-to-date activities for our gross mortgage portfolio, mortgage-backed securities and other guarantees, interest rate risk measures, serious delinquency rates, and loan modifications.
  • Fannie Mae helps make the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage and affordable rental housing possible for millions of people in America.
  • We are driving positive changes in housing finance to make the home buying process easier, while reducing costs and risk.

Altamira Technologies Appoints Jane Chappell CEO

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 8:37pm

Altamira Technologies Corporation announced today the appointment of Jane Chappell as Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Altamira Technologies Corporation announced today the appointment of Jane Chappell as Chief Executive Officer.
  • Jane comes to Altamira after a most successful, decades-long career at Raytheon as Vice-President of the Global Intelligence Solutions (GIS) mission area of its Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) business.
  • Jane Chappell is the ideal leader to maximize Altamiras potential, especially in the most demanding areas of national security space, missile defense, and cyber.
  • Altamira Technologies delivers innovative solutions to the defense, intelligence, and homeland security communities.

Analog Devices to Participate in Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 9:00pm

Analog Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADI ) today announced that the Companys Chief Financial Officer, Prashanth Mahendra-Rajah, will speak at the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference to be held on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at 2:10 p.m. Eastern time.

Key Points: 
  • Analog Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADI ) today announced that the Companys Chief Financial Officer, Prashanth Mahendra-Rajah, will speak at the Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference to be held on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at 2:10 p.m. Eastern time.
  • The webcast for the conference may be accessed live via the Investor Relations section of Analog Devices website at investor.analog.com .
  • Analog Devices (Nasdaq: ADI) is a leading global high-performance semiconductor company dedicated to solving the toughest engineering challenges.
  • We enable our customers to interpret the world around us by intelligently bridging the physical and digital with unmatched technologies that sense, measure, power, connect and interpret.

Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation to Issue Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2020 on Monday March 1, 2021

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 6:56pm

Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation (NYSE: BVH) (OTCQX: BVHBB) (the Company) (formerly BBX Capital Corporation), announced today that the Company plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year end 2020, in a press release to be issued after market close on Monday, March 1, 2021.

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  • Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation (NYSE: BVH) (OTCQX: BVHBB) (the Company) (formerly BBX Capital Corporation), announced today that the Company plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year end 2020, in a press release to be issued after market close on Monday, March 1, 2021.
  • About Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation: Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation (NYSE: BVH) (OTCQX: BVHBB) (formerly BBX Capital Corporation), is a Florida-based holding company whose sole investment is its approximate 93% ownership interest of Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG).
  • Bluegreen Vacations parent company is Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG), a leading vacation ownership company that markets and sells vacation ownership interests and manages resorts in popular leisure and urban destinations.
  • Bluegreen Vacations Corporation is approximately 93% owned by Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation (NYSE: BVH) (OTCQX: BVHBB) (formerly BBX Capital Corporation), a Florida-based holding company.

Bluegreen Vacations Corporation to Issue Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2020 on March 1, 2021

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 6:27pm

Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE:BXG) ("Bluegreen Vacations" or the Company") announced today that the Company plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year end 2020, in a press release to be issued after market close on Monday, March 1, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE:BXG) ("Bluegreen Vacations" or the Company") announced today that the Company plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year end 2020, in a press release to be issued after market close on Monday, March 1, 2021.
  • Bluegreen Vacations parent company is Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG), a leading vacation ownership company that markets and sells vacation ownership interests and manages resorts in popular leisure and urban destinations.
  • Bluegreen Vacations Corporation is approximately 93% owned by Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation (NYSE: BVH) (OTCQX: BVHBB) (formerly BBX Capital Corporation), a Florida-based holding company.
  • About Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation: Bluegreen Vacations Holding Corporation (NYSE: BVH) (OTCQX: BVHBB) (formerly BBX Capital Corporation), is a Florida-based holding company whose sole investment is its approximate 93% ownership interest of Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG).

WestRock Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Conference

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 4:26pm

WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today announced its participation in the Bank of America Securities 2021 Global Agriculture and Materials Conference on March 4, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • WestRock Company (NYSE: WRK), a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, today announced its participation in the Bank of America Securities 2021 Global Agriculture and Materials Conference on March 4, 2021.
  • Steve Voorhees, chief executive officer, and Ward Dickson, chief financial officer, will present at 11:00 am ET, at which time they will discuss the Companys business.
  • WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace.
  • WestRocks team members support customers around the world from locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.

The American Cancer Society in Illinois Welcomes Four New 2021- IL Board Members

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 3:13pm

CHICAGO, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The American Cancer Society is proud to announce the addition of four stellar community leaders to join the Illinois Area Board.

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  • CHICAGO, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The American Cancer Society is proud to announce the addition of four stellar community leaders to join the Illinois Area Board.
  • Peter Steele, Vice President Illinois Market, regards the experience these community members bring to the board as important to the Society's mission.
  • "I am excited to welcome our new ACS IL Area Board members.
  • said Andrea S. Marks, Vice Chair of the Illinois Area Board, and Senior Vice President, Chief Analytics Officer (CAO) for OptumRx.

Global Electric Lighting Equipment Market Report 2021: $175+ Billion Market - COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 3:40pm

The "Electric Lighting Equipment Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Electric Lighting Equipment Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The electrical lighting equipment market is segmented into general lighting; automotive lighting and back lighting.
  • Asia Pacific was the largest region in the global electric lighting equipment market, accounting for 31% of the market in 2020.
  • Western Europe was the second largest region accounting for 25% of the global electric lighting equipment market.