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Bringing The Inside Out, Creating Zen Spaces And Bold Accent Décor: Riverbend Home Unveils Top Home Trends For Spring

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:00pm

To help, Riverbend Home has released its Spring 2021 Around The 'Bend Report with the top nine trends for homeowners and apartment dwellers.

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  • To help, Riverbend Home has released its Spring 2021 Around The 'Bend Report with the top nine trends for homeowners and apartment dwellers.
  • "With simple upgrades, we can move our home offices, cooking, reading and other down time outside this spring, extending the living space around our home."
  • Riverbend Home is a family-owned company located in New England and backed by 150 years of industry knowledge and dependability.
  • Whether it's by reflecting their unique style, creating a more efficient and more sustainable environment, or both Riverbend Home is here to help with unique finds for the inspired home.

MarketsandMarkets™ Wins Gold Stevie® Award in 7th Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:30pm

CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MarketsandMarkets was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the category - Most Innovative in the Business Services Industry in the seventh annual Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards.

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  • CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MarketsandMarkets was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the category - Most Innovative in the Business Services Industry in the seventh annual Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards.
  • The Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards are the only business awards program to recognize innovation in the workplace in all 29 nations of the Asia-Pacific region.The Stevie Awards are widely considered to be the world's premier business awards, conferring recognition for achievement in programs such as The International Business Awards for 18 years.
  • "We are delighted that the seventh edition of the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards attracted so many impressive nominations," said Stevie Awards President Maggie Gallagher.
  • Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

MarketsandMarkets™ Wins Gold Stevie® Award in 7th Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:30pm

CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MarketsandMarkets was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the category - Most Innovative in the Business Services Industry in the seventh annual Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards.

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --MarketsandMarkets was named the winner of a Gold Stevie Award in the category - Most Innovative in the Business Services Industry in the seventh annual Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards.
  • The Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards are the only business awards program to recognize innovation in the workplace in all 29 nations of the Asia-Pacific region.The Stevie Awards are widely considered to be the world's premier business awards, conferring recognition for achievement in programs such as The International Business Awards for 18 years.
  • "We are delighted that the seventh edition of the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards attracted so many impressive nominations," said Stevie Awards President Maggie Gallagher.
  • Stevie Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, the Middle East Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

James Beard Award-Winning Chefs Ken Oringer and Jamie Bissonnette Bring Custom Menus to Boston Residences

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:00pm

Jamie Bissonnette and Ken Oringer, the James Beard Award-winning executive chefs and partners at JK Food Group , today announced they are now offering custom-made, limited menus from their acclaimed restaurants -- Toro and Coppa -- to select Boston residents.

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  • Jamie Bissonnette and Ken Oringer, the James Beard Award-winning executive chefs and partners at JK Food Group , today announced they are now offering custom-made, limited menus from their acclaimed restaurants -- Toro and Coppa -- to select Boston residents.
  • Boston residents simply use the Alchemista app or a unique QR code to order and pay for their Toro and Coppa meals.
  • JK Food Group is a collection of restaurants by James Beard award-winning Chefs Ken Oringer and Jamie Bissonnette.
  • Restaurants include Toro Boston, Coppa Boston, Little Donkey Boston, Toro New York, Toro Bangkok, and Toro Dubai.

Volta Industries Welcomes Google Executive Bonita Stewart to Board of Directors

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:30pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Volta Industries, Inc. (Volta), an industry leader in commerce-centric electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, announced today that Bonita C. Stewart,Vice President of Global Partnerships at Google Inc., is joining their Board of Directors.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Volta Industries, Inc. (Volta), an industry leader in commerce-centric electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, announced today that Bonita C. Stewart,Vice President of Global Partnerships at Google Inc., is joining their Board of Directors.
  • "Bonita's leadership and expertise is a key addition to our Board," saidChris Wendel, Co-Founder and President of Volta.
  • "Bonita made an indelible mark on Chrysler by identifying disruptive technologies and bringing them into the industry at the outset.
  • I'm excited to join Volta as it helps anchor this transformational change," said Ms. Stewart.

Mr. Clean Car Wash Opens In Sharpsburg, GA

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:00pm

SHARPSBURG, Ga., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mr. Clean Car Wash, a gold standard in car care and servicesand a licensedbrand from Procter & Gamble, announced today it has opened in Sharpsburg with its new Express car wash format, located at 18 Bailey Station Way (at Highway 34).

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  • SHARPSBURG, Ga., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mr. Clean Car Wash, a gold standard in car care and servicesand a licensedbrand from Procter & Gamble, announced today it has opened in Sharpsburg with its new Express car wash format, located at 18 Bailey Station Way (at Highway 34).
  • To celebrate its grand opening, Mr. Clean Car Wash will be offering Unlimited package specials (wash all month for an introductory price), from $5* for the first month.
  • "Mr. Clean Car Wash is determined to deliver an exceptional experience for its guests and prides itself for being a trusted brand across the country," saidPhillip O'Reilly, CEO of MCCW.
  • Bruce Arnett Sr., founded Carnett's Car Wash in 1988 with his sons Bruce, Brett and Brandon inLawrenceville, GA.They entered into a working relationship with a wholly owned subsidiary of Procter & Gamble to rebrand as Mr. Clean Car Wash in 2008.

125+ Full Sail Graduates Contributed to Nominated Releases at the 78th Golden Globe® Awards

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 2:02pm

The 78th Golden Globe Awards will be hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler from opposite coasts.

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  • The 78th Golden Globe Awards will be hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler from opposite coasts.
  • During this year's awards, Full Sail University graduates have produced, filmed, edited, and assisted in the creation of nominated work across 24 categories including: Best Motion Picture Drama, Best Television Series - Drama, Best Original Score Motion Picture.
  • Full Sail graduates have contributed to many popular projects at this year's Golden Globe Awards including: Lovecraft Country, Ozark, The Mandalorian, Ted Lasso, One Night in Miami, The Crown, Soul, Onward, Tenet, and The Queen's Gambit to name a few.
  • For more information on the 78th annual Golden Globe Awards Ceremony, please visit https://www.goldenglobes.com/ and to learn more about Full Sail alumni, please visit fullsail.edu .

Factor4 to Manage Community Gift Card Program for City of West Fargo

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

BROOMALL, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Factor4, LLC, the leading provider of gift card and loyalty solutions, today announce that they have contracted with the City of West Fargo, ND to rollout the city's "Love Your Local" community gift card program.

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  • BROOMALL, Pa., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Factor4, LLC, the leading provider of gift card and loyalty solutions, today announce that they have contracted with the City of West Fargo, ND to rollout the city's "Love Your Local" community gift card program.
  • The program will provide a $25 gift card to over 16,200 households in the city to be used at businesses in West Fargo.
  • Dan Battista, Factor4's CEO said, "We are excited to help the City of West Fargo implement a successful community gift card program that will enable local businesses to generate revenue, attract new customers and drive repeat visits.
  • Melissa Richard, City of West Fargo Communications Director said, "From the first phone call, Factor4 became a partner dedicated to our success.

As Fairy as Prices Go, Tooth Fairy Payout Reaches New Record

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

According to the annual Original Tooth Fairy Poll, the Tooth Fairy's average cash gift just reached $4.70, its highest point in the poll's 23-year history.

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  • According to the annual Original Tooth Fairy Poll, the Tooth Fairy's average cash gift just reached $4.70, its highest point in the poll's 23-year history.
  • In Arkansas, as across the South, the Tooth Fairy pays about $4.45, tracking the U.S. average most closely.
  • Baby teeth fetch the least in the Midwest ($3.66), and the most in the North ($5.72) and the West ($5.54).
  • The newly disclosed value of a lost tooth has more than tripled since its inception when the value of a lost tooth was $1.30.

Playmaker, Sports Media Brand, Hires Napoleon 'Polo' Kerber to Run Playmaker Talent

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 1:38pm

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --With the results of the Super Bowl fresh on our minds, sports media brand, Playmaker , announced today that they will be aligning with WG Sports , an athlete & talent management firm owned by Napoleon "Polo" Kerber.

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  • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --With the results of the Super Bowl fresh on our minds, sports media brand, Playmaker , announced today that they will be aligning with WG Sports , an athlete & talent management firm owned by Napoleon "Polo" Kerber.
  • As Head of Talent & Partnerships, he will launch a talent division under the Playmaker umbrella, joining the ownership group with brothers Brandon and Devon Harris.
  • Polo is one of the most talented & connected in the business," explained Brandon Harris, Playmaker founder.
  • Playmaker is focused on the come-ups & comebacks, helping athletes, artists & influencers share and monetize their stories at scale through shows, brand partnerships, merchandise and more.