Orlando, Florida

LHC Group and Orlando Health announce joint venture agreement

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 2:00pm

LAFAYETTE, La., June 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LHC Group (NASDAQ: LHCG) and Orlando Health have announced signing a definitive agreement to form a new joint venture to enhance home health and home and community based services (HCBS) in the state of Florida.

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  • LAFAYETTE, La., June 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LHC Group (NASDAQ: LHCG) and Orlando Health have announced signing a definitive agreement to form a new joint venture to enhance home health and home and community based services (HCBS) in the state of Florida.
  • The joint venture will include six total locations three current Orlando Health providers and three current LHC Group providers in Orlando, Clermont, Kissimmee, and Altamonte Springs.
  • It is anticipated that the joint venture agreement will be finalized on August 1, subject to customary closing conditions, at which time LHC Group will purchase majority ownership and assume management responsibility.
  • We are pleased that Orlando Health will partner with LHC Group, a leader in providing home health and home and community based services, said Greg Ohe, SVP ambulatory services, Orlando Health.

Concord RENTS Honors the 49 Victims of the Pulse Night Club Shooting

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 5:43pm

MAITLAND, Fla., June 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In honor of the victims of the Pulse Night Club shooting on June 12, 2016, ConcordRENTS will display their Pulse Memorial Banner for the month of June as a direct tribute to the loving and kindness of Juan Guerrero, former resident, along with the other 48 victims that were lost and the continued grief by family and friends.

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  • MAITLAND, Fla., June 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In honor of the victims of the Pulse Night Club shooting on June 12, 2016, ConcordRENTS will display their Pulse Memorial Banner for the month of June as a direct tribute to the loving and kindness of Juan Guerrero, former resident, along with the other 48 victims that were lost and the continued grief by family and friends.
  • Pulse Night Club is located in Orlando, FL, and was the scene of a mass shooting in 2016 that was consider a domestic terrorist attack that tragically claimed the lives of 49 men and women.
  • ConcordRENTS is a national leader in high quality, customer-focused property management of affordable multifamily rental housing.
  • ConcordRENTS oversees over 100 properties in Florida.

Darden Restaurants to Host Fiscal 2020 Fourth Quarter Conference Call on June 25

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 9:30pm

ORLANDO, Fla., June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Darden Restaurants, Inc., (NYSE: DRI) plans to release its fiscal 2020 fourth quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, June 25, 2020, with a conference call to follow at 8:30 am ET.

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  • ORLANDO, Fla., June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Darden Restaurants, Inc., (NYSE: DRI) plans to release its fiscal 2020 fourth quarter financial results before the market opens on Thursday, June 25, 2020, with a conference call to follow at 8:30 am ET.
  • Gene Lee, CEO, and other senior management will discuss fourth quarter results and conduct a question and answer session.
  • For those who cannot listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available shortly after the call.
  • Live over the Internet Simply log on to the web at the address above or, to access via the telephone, please dial 1-833-470-0145 and provide the conference passcode 9995451.

Florida Hotel and Conference Center Enhances Guest Services and Safety Protocols with SONIFI's Technology Platform

Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 11:00am

ORLANDO, Fla., June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --What started as an in-room entertainment upgrade and continued as a safety platform through COVID-19 has forged a strong partnership between Florida Hotel and Conference Center and technology provider SONIFI Solutions.

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  • ORLANDO, Fla., June 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --What started as an in-room entertainment upgrade and continued as a safety platform through COVID-19 has forged a strong partnership between Florida Hotel and Conference Center and technology provider SONIFI Solutions.
  • With its convenient location to the Florida Mall and robust upscale services, the Orlando property is a premier destination for travelers, corporate groups and wedding parties.
  • Prior to the coronavirus outbreak, the Florida Hotel and Conference Center worked with SONIFI to create custom interactive TV experiences that meet specific needs of their business guests and conference attendees.
  • SONIFI, proud to be a longtime partner of the Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association , was able to leverage existing network infrastructure to deploy the enhanced technology, saving time and money while enhancing guest experience.

Florida Institute Helps Yac Media, Inc. Raise over $1.5 Million

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 7:12pm

KISSIMMEE and TAMPA, Fla., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Commercialization of Florida Technology (Florida Institute) announced today that it has helped Yac Media, Inc. to raise funds in excess of $1.5 Million.

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  • KISSIMMEE and TAMPA, Fla., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Institute for Commercialization of Florida Technology (Florida Institute) announced today that it has helped Yac Media, Inc. to raise funds in excess of $1.5 Million.
  • Yac, an Orlando-basedtechnology company, is currently developing one of the most efficient communication platforms for remote work teams.The Florida Institute collaborates with corporate, academic, and investment partners to drive innovation-based economic development across the State of Florida.
  • Formed by the Florida Legislature in 2007, the Institute for Commercialization of Florida Technology supports and funds innovation companies that create clean jobs in new industries that are driving the global economy.
  • This helps people working from home feel more connected to their team without the interruptions or distractions of traditional messenger platforms.

Neeyamo Organized Its Exclusive Annual Analyst Event - nLight 2020

Thursday, May 21, 2020 - 7:00pm

LOS GATOS, Calif., May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Neeyamo Inc., a market-leader in providing global HR and Payroll services, hosted its fourth exclusive annual Analyst Day Event - ' nLight ' on May 19, 2020.

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  • LOS GATOS, Calif., May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Neeyamo Inc., a market-leader in providing global HR and Payroll services, hosted its fourth exclusive annual Analyst Day Event - ' nLight ' on May 19, 2020.
  • Neeyamo successfully held its first nLight in February 2017 virtually with analysts, advisors, and representatives from Neeyamo's partner community as attendees.
  • During subsequent years, the organization hosted nLight 2018 in Atlanta and nLight 2019 in Orlando.
  • Owing to global travel restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic this year, Neeyamo decided to bring nLight as a virtual event to the analyst community.

Orlando Sporting Goods Brand Pivots to Support Health Care Workers

Monday, May 18, 2020 - 1:38pm

ORLANDO, Fla., May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 3N2, a Maitland-based sporting goods brand, has found itself in a new business; sourcing and manufacturing critical Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers during the COVID-19 crisis.

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  • ORLANDO, Fla., May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 3N2, a Maitland-based sporting goods brand, has found itself in a new business; sourcing and manufacturing critical Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers during the COVID-19 crisis.
  • 500 online orders a day became 2-3 orders a day with 3N2's team business seeing similar drop-offs.
  • In Orlando, the beneficiaries of 3N2's efforts have included Nemours Children's Hospital, Advent Health and Orlando Health with mask donations in the thousands to help keep hospital staff and patients safe.
  • For more on Orlando Health and its COVID-19 response, visit orlandohealth.com/COVID-19

Orlando Technology Firm Touchrate Hopes To Help Businesses Reopen Fever-Free With TempCheck

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 3:00pm

ORLANDO, Fla., May 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --As businesses prepare to reopen, preventative measures must be put in place to help mitigate the spread of Coronavirus.

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  • ORLANDO, Fla., May 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --As businesses prepare to reopen, preventative measures must be put in place to help mitigate the spread of Coronavirus.
  • This is where Touchrate hopes to help with their TempCheck Sentinel and TempCheckplus Sentry no-contact infrared temperature sensing systems.
  • The TempCheck Sentinel offers a quick and easy way to check the temperature of any person passing by the unit.
  • - Wayne J. Hilmer, CEO Touchrate
    Established in 2008, Touchrate LLC is a technology company located in Orlando Florida, designing, creating, and deploying interactive technology solutions for the retail, healthcare, and hospitality industries.

Orndee Public Relations Announces Representation Of The Benassi Family, Targeted By Conspiracy Theorists And Blamed For COVID19

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 5:32pm

NEW YORK, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Orndee Public Relations (OrndeePR) , a public relations and crisis communications firm specializing in the representation of survivors, victims, and the families of victims of high-profile crimes, announces the representation of Matt and Maatje Bennasi.

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  • NEW YORK, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Orndee Public Relations (OrndeePR) , a public relations and crisis communications firm specializing in the representation of survivors, victims, and the families of victims of high-profile crimes, announces the representation of Matt and Maatje Bennasi.
  • Maatje Bennasi, an endurance cyclist and US Army Reservist, and her family, have been targeted by conspiracy theorists who falsely claim that she is "patient zero" in the spread of the coronavirus, after she competed in the 2019 Military World Games in Wuhan, China.
  • OrndeePR is assisting the family with media representation, engaging legal representation, and the removals of illegal and harassing online content through the HONR Network .
  • Orndee Public Relations is a specialist public relations and crisis communications firm in New York City, renowned for our work with civilians targeted after a high-profile crime.

Kalera To Open New Indoor Vertical Farming Facility in Atlanta

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 1:45pm

ORLANDO, Fla., April 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, technology-driven vertical farming company Kalera announced that it will open a new state-of-the-art growing facility in Atlanta, Georgia in early 2021.

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  • ORLANDO, Fla., April 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, technology-driven vertical farming company Kalera announced that it will open a new state-of-the-art growing facility in Atlanta, Georgia in early 2021.
  • The new Atlanta facility is the next step in Kaleras rapid domestic and international expansion plan to bring consumers fresh leafy greens right where they are.
  • The new facility is being announced less than two months after Kalera opened its second Orlando, Florida farm.
  • After our success in Orlando, Atlanta was the next logical step in our expansion plans, said Daniel Malechuk, CEO of Kalera.