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NASCAR Driver Joey Gase Honors Organ Donor and Recipient at Kansas Speedway

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:20pm

Kansas City, KS., Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Iowa Donor Network and Midwest Transplant Network are teaming up with NASCAR driver Joey Gase to inspire race fans to donate life when Gase races at the Kansas Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 24.

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  • Kansas City, KS., Oct. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Iowa Donor Network and Midwest Transplant Network are teaming up with NASCAR driver Joey Gase to inspire race fans to donate life when Gase races at the Kansas Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 24.
  • Gases race car will feature photos of Austin Goodrich, an organ, eye and tissue donor from Des Moines, Iowa, and Alonzo Jamison, a kidney recipient and former University of Kansas basketball star.
  • A single organ donor can save up to eight lives, and a single tissue donor can enhance more than 100 lives.
  • To schedule interviews with Joey Gase outside of the scheduled media opportunity, please contact Joey Gase Racing at JoeyGasePR@gmail.com or 319-899-8679.

Top Global Brands Trust Qualtrics to Create Personalized Experiences for Customers and Employees in Q3, Fueling Record Company Financial Results

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 10:30am

Theyre building deeper relationships at scale by understanding the people who matter most, which are their customers and employees.

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  • Theyre building deeper relationships at scale by understanding the people who matter most, which are their customers and employees.
  • Every company is competing for customers and employees in a world where loyalties can hinge on one poor experience.
  • Bean and IBM subsidiary Red Hat are turning to Qualtrics to gather insight into the hearts and minds of their customers and employees and invest in experience transformations.
  • In Q3, Qualtrics expanded its relationship with Ken Garff to provide that insight and action and to help them create unrivaled experiences.

Clark Atlanta University to Lead Regional Center for Entrepreneurship as part of PNC $16.8 Million Grant

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 5:23am

ATLANTA, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Clark Atlanta University will be one of four HBCUs to lead a Regional Center for Entrepreneurship, thanks to a $16.8 million PNC grant.

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  • ATLANTA, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Clark Atlanta University will be one of four HBCUs to lead a Regional Center for Entrepreneurship, thanks to a $16.8 million PNC grant.
  • The national center will be located on the campus of Howard University, and will use a regional structure to include programming at three regionalHBCUsClark Atlanta University, Morgan State University, and Texas Southern University.
  • Each regional center will lead HBCU partners in their respective areas to coordinate education programs, research strategies, business outreach, and other community outreach efforts at partner HBCUs across the country.
  • Clark Atlanta University continues a more than 150-year legacy rooted in African-American tradition and focused on the future.

Dover Motorsports, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release Date

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:13pm

Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) will report its earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021 on the morning of Thursday, October 28, 2021.

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  • Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) will report its earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021 on the morning of Thursday, October 28, 2021.
  • Commentary from the Companys executive officers relative to the earnings release will be available on the Companys website Thursday morning beginning at 9:00 a.m.
  • To listen to the commentary, please log on to www.dovermotorsports.com , select the investor relations tab and select DVD 3Q21 Earnings Announcement.
  • Dover Motorsports, Inc. is a promoter of NASCAR sanctioned motorsports events whose subsidiaries own and operate Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware and own Nashville Superspeedway near Nashville, Tennessee.

Discount Tire and TGen Partner with the American Diabetes Association

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:59pm

Discount Tire and TGen are proud to be partners and supporters of the American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure.

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  • Discount Tire and TGen are proud to be partners and supporters of the American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure.
  • "Organizations like the ADA support causes that Discount Tire believes in promoting as a way to give back and pay it forward," said Chris Henrichsen, risk litigation officer at Discount Tire.
  • The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is the nation's leading voluntary health organization fighting to bend the curve on the diabetes epidemic and help people living with diabetes thrive.
  • Join the fight with us on Facebook (American Diabetes Association), Spanish Facebook (Asociacin Americana de la Diabetes), Twitter (@AmDiabetesAssn), and Instagram (@AmDiabetesAssn).

Igloo Revs up Its NASCAR-Licensed Playmate Coolers With a Limited-Edition NASCAR Greats Driver Series

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:01pm

Igloo products made the family outdoor recreation movement of the 20th century possible.

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  • Igloo products made the family outdoor recreation movement of the 20th century possible.
  • Suddenly, taking your kids camping on the weekend became easy and cross-country road trips became a summer vacation staple.
  • NASCAR consists of three national series (NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series), four regional series (ARCA Menards Series, ARCA Menards Series East & West and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour), one local grassroots series (NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series) and three international series (NASCAR Pintys Series, NASCAR Peak Mexico Series, NASCAR Whelen Euro Series).
  • For more information visit www.NASCAR.com and www.IMSA.com , and follow NASCAR on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat (NASCAR).

Sportradar and Adomni Announce Industry First Partnership to Bring Live Sports Data to Digital Out-of-Home Advertising

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:15pm

Digital out-of-home advertising is a powerful medium for dynamic ads, which is why its a key piece of our ad:s business and offering.

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  • Digital out-of-home advertising is a powerful medium for dynamic ads, which is why its a key piece of our ad:s business and offering.
  • Adomni is a programmatic advertising platform that easily connects brands with on-the-go consumers via real-world digital screens.
  • Advertisers can target audiences using mobile location data and launch campaigns in minutes, using one of the largest Digital Out-of-Home networks in the world.
  • Currently, the Adomni platform offers access to over 70 billion monthly impressions on hundreds of thousands of digital screens across the US, Canada, EMEA and APAC.

Sports Innovation Lab Announces Creation of Women's Sports Leadership Board at espnW: Women + Sports Summit

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 11:05pm

The board is the first of its kind, specifically dedicated to accelerating the growth and commercialization of women's sports.

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  • The board is the first of its kind, specifically dedicated to accelerating the growth and commercialization of women's sports.
  • "The Women's Sports Leadership Board is a landmark step in the growth of women's sports," said Ruggiero.
  • To follow the conversation around the formation of the Women's Sports Leadership Board on Twitter, follow @sportsilab, @angelaruggiero, and #espnWsummit.
  • Sports Innovation Lab exists to educate clients on who their Fluid Fans are and how technology is changing their behavior.

StarCom Racing to Partner with Chariton Valley and Creek Enterprise for the Hollywood Casino 400

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 6:00pm

SALISBURY, N.C., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --StarCom Racing will be partnering with Chariton Valley and Creek Enterprise, LLC for the Hollywood Casino 400 this Sunday October 24th at Kansas Speedway.

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  • SALISBURY, N.C., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --StarCom Racing will be partnering with Chariton Valley and Creek Enterprise, LLC for the Hollywood Casino 400 this Sunday October 24th at Kansas Speedway.
  • Kirby J. Underberg, President and CEO of Chariton Valley, stated, "Creek Enterprise is assisting Chariton Valley in our growth trajectory.
  • With SHOELACE Unified Communications Hosted PBX, Chariton Valley is delivering a best-in-class phone system that allows you to buy only what you need.
  • SHOELACE Business Communications Solutions is powered by Chariton Valley, Missouri's premier communications provider with nearly 70 years of experience connecting businesses.

Axalta unveils fresh paint scheme for Hendrick Motorsports' No. 24 car to showcase new brand RAPTOR®

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:00pm

GLEN MILLS, Pa., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Axalta (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, today unveiled a brand-new paint scheme for Hendrick Motorsports' iconic No. 24 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE that spotlights Axalta's newest acquisition, U-POL, and its RAPTOR® brand. William Byron will race the eye-catching design – featuring a rugged charcoal base with striking, bright green accents – at the NASCAR Cup Series races at Kansas Speedway on Oct. 24 and in the season finale at Phoenix Raceway on Nov. 7.

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  • GLEN MILLS, Pa., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Axalta (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, today unveiled a brand-new paint scheme for Hendrick Motorsports' iconic No.
  • Axalta completed its acquisition of U-POL, a leading supplier of paint, protective coatings and accessories primarily for the automotive aftermarket, in September.
  • The new paint scheme will look great on track and we hope to see it in victory lane."
  • Axalta is a global leader in the coatings industry, providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable coatings solutions.