Geography of California

Clever Leaves and Biopharmaceutical Research Company to Partner for Landmark Cannabis Research Study in Collaboration with the University of California, Davis

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, July 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Clever Leaves Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: CLVR, CLVRW) (“Clever Leaves” or the “Company”), a leading multinational operator and licensed producer of pharmaceutical-grade cannabinoids, and Biopharmaceutical Research Company (“BRC”), a specialty pharmaceutical company that holds federal licenses for importing, analyzing and manufacturing controlled substances in the U.S., today announced a joint partnership with the intent to study the DNA sequence variation of three Clever Leaves’ cannabis cultivars as part of their Project Change Lives campaign. The University of California, Davis (“UC Davis”), through an accepted research sponsorship from BRC, will lead the extraction and analysis of DNA to elucidate genetic variants taken from various genetic lines of Cannabis sativa.

Key Points: 
  • The initiative is part of Project Change Lives; Clever Leaves $25M product pledge to aid cannabis research in the U.S.
  • UC Davis will be the first major research institution to collaborate in the investigation of Clever Leaves Colombian and Portuguese, pharmaceutical-grade cannabis as part of Project Change Lives.
  • We are honored to collaborate with the UC Davis Plant Science department, said Kyle Detwiler, CEO of Clever Leaves.
  • To eliminate an additional impediment to the advancement of scientific knowledge around cannabis, this research material will be provided at no cost to Clever Leaves research partners.

PayBito to Host IEO for E-Commerce Startup Promoting Local Brands

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 8:00am

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global digital asset exchange PayBito announced today that it will host IEO for Indonesian E-commerce Startup.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global digital asset exchange PayBito announced today that it will host IEO for Indonesian E-commerce Startup.
  • The E-commerce venture seeks to quash the market oligopolies by promoting local brands on the same scale as market leaders to facilitating competition through decentralization.
  • This comes at a time when global consumers are growing increasingly concerned over the lack of choices and market monopoly from big brands.
  • On a separate thread, the world has also witnessed several campaigns to encourage and promote homegrown brands and products rather than rooting for established brands.

Green Plains Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:15pm

OMAHA, Neb., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) today announced changes to its board of directors as part of a board refreshment and diversity initiative which includes reducing the size of its board and a focus on increasing diversity.

Key Points: 
  • OMAHA, Neb., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) today announced changes to its board of directors as part of a board refreshment and diversity initiative which includes reducing the size of its board and a focus on increasing diversity.
  • On July 26, 2021, Tom Manuel announced his retirement from the board, and Gordon Glade announced his resignation from the board.
  • In conjunction with these changes, the board of directors appointed Martin Salinas, Jr. to the board and elected him to serve as its audit committee chair.
  • Mr. Salinas concurrently resigned from the board of directors of Green Plains Holdings LLC.

Silicon Motion Confirms Quarterly Dividend

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

TAIPEI, Taiwan and MILPITAS, Calif., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NasdaqGS: SIMO)(Silicon Motion or the Company), a global leader in designing and marketing NAND flash controllers for solid state storage devices, confirms today its quarterly cash dividend.

Key Points: 
  • TAIPEI, Taiwan and MILPITAS, Calif., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NasdaqGS: SIMO)(Silicon Motion or the Company), a global leader in designing and marketing NAND flash controllers for solid state storage devices, confirms today its quarterly cash dividend.
  • According to the previously announced record and payment dates, the next quarterly installment will be paid on August 19, 2021 to all shareholders of record on August 5, 2021.
  • For further information on Silicon Motion, visit us at www.siliconmotion.com .
  • We assume no obligation to update any forward-looking statements, which apply only as of the date of this press release.

Proterra Announces Date and Conference Call Details for Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

BURLINGAME, Calif., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proterra Inc (Nasdaq: PTRA) today announced that it will release its second quarter 2021 financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, August 11, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • BURLINGAME, Calif., July 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proterra Inc (Nasdaq: PTRA) today announced that it will release its second quarter 2021 financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, August 11, 2021.
  • A conference call will be held at 2:00pm PacificDaylight Time on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 to review financial results.
  • A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available on Proterras Investor Relations website at ir.proterra.com.
  • Proterra is a leader in the design and manufacture of zero-emission electric transit vehicles and EV technology solutions for commercial applications.

Intero Real Estate Services-East Bay Expanding to the Central Valley!

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 8:35pm

Tracy presents a great opportunity to be a difference maker not only in the real estate business but in the neighborhoods we service.

Key Points: 
  • Tracy presents a great opportunity to be a difference maker not only in the real estate business but in the neighborhoods we service.
  • The brokerages success has also received recognition in Real Trends top 500 brokerages in the country; voted the Best Real Estate Brokerage in Fremont, Best of Silicon Valley, Best of East Bay and many others year after year.
  • In addition to offering residential and commercial services, Intero East Bay provides award-winning Relocation services, as well as property management and mortgage services.
  • Through the Intero Foundation-East Bay, continuing fundraising, and agents generously donating portions of their commissions, Intero East Bay has been able to support local childrens and senior non-profits with over $300,000 in grants.

Gatos Silver Extinguishes Its Los Gatos Joint Venture Debt Obligation

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

Gatos Silver, Inc. (NYSE/TSX: GATO) (Gatos Silver or the Company) is pleased to announce its 70%-owned Los Gatos Joint Venture (LGJV) has repaid its Term Loan (Term Loan) effective July 26, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Gatos Silver, Inc. (NYSE/TSX: GATO) (Gatos Silver or the Company) is pleased to announce its 70%-owned Los Gatos Joint Venture (LGJV) has repaid its Term Loan (Term Loan) effective July 26, 2021.
  • Gatos Silvers attributable portion of the Term Loan retirement and related costs was approximately $155.9 million.
  • With the Cerro Los Gatos (CLG) mine and processing facility now operating above design capacity, record-breaking production was achieved in the second quarter.
  • Gatos Silver is a silver dominant exploration, development and production company that discovered a new silver and zinc-rich mineral district in southern Chihuahua State, Mexico.

New Program Showcases Select Local Eateries, Invites Foodies To Explore Garden Grove

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:57am

GARDEN GROVE, Calif., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the City of Garden Grove's commitment to supporting small businesses and protecting local jobs, while highlighting Garden Grove's vibrant diversity, the City announces the launch of Foods of Garden Grove, a new program that showcases the city's unique food culture.

Key Points: 
  • GARDEN GROVE, Calif., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the City of Garden Grove's commitment to supporting small businesses and protecting local jobs, while highlighting Garden Grove's vibrant diversity, the City announces the launch of Foods of Garden Grove, a new program that showcases the city's unique food culture.
  • "From the cultural richness of Little Saigon, OC Koreatown, and east-end inspired Latin flavors, to the comfort of local favorites in the downtown area, Garden Grove is a melting pot of food," said Garden Grove Mayor Steve Jones in a featured video introducing the new program.
  • Several businesses included in the Foods of Garden Grove received assistance or participated in the City's Micro Business Relief Program, Jobs 1st Program, Jobs 1st To-Go Program, and Accessible Businesses Program under the City's Business Resource and Resiliency Plan.
  • For more information about Foods of Garden Grove, contact the Community and Economic Development Department at foodies@ggcity.org and visit ggcity.org/foodsofgardengrove .

Ann Fandozzi Joins Trimble's Board of Directors

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:05pm

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the appointment of Ann Fandozzi to its Board of Directors, effective August 16.

Key Points: 
  • SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the appointment of Ann Fandozzi to its Board of Directors, effective August 16.
  • Before joining Ritchie, Fandozzi held CEO positions at vRide, an enterprise ride sharing business, and ABRA Auto Body & Glass.
  • Fandozzi serves on the boards of directors of both Ritchie and Ghost Roboticsand is a past member of Pinnacle Foods' board of directors.
  • "Ann brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Trimble board," said Rob Painter, Trimble CEO.

Credit Union Of Southern California Donates More Than $200k To Local Organizations

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 8:08pm

WHITTIER, Calif., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Carrying on its mission to Build Better Lives, Credit Union of Southern California (CU SoCal) donated more than $200,000 to 24 charitable organizations based in Whitter and the surrounding Southern California area, culminating in the Wake Up Whitter event held July 21, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • WHITTIER, Calif., July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Carrying on its mission to Build Better Lives, Credit Union of Southern California (CU SoCal) donated more than $200,000 to 24 charitable organizations based in Whitter and the surrounding Southern California area, culminating in the Wake Up Whitter event held July 21, 2021.
  • As an homage to the credit union's founding city, roughly 90% of the donations went to Whittier-based charitable organizations.
  • The campaign was celebrated at the July 21 Wake Up Whitter networking event, held at CU SoCal's Whittier Greenleaf branch.
  • Founded in 1954 as Whittier Area Schools Federal Credit Union, CU SoCal is a credit unionopen to those who live, work, worship, or attend school in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside andSan Bernardino counties.