Management

HYZON MOTORS ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP TRANSITION

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:56am

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyzon Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: HYZN) ("Hyzon" or "the Company"), a leading global supplier of zero-emission fuel cell electric heavy-duty vehicles, today announced the Company's Board of Directors has appointed Parker Meeks, most recently Hyzon's Chief Strategy Officer, as President and Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately, replacing Craig Knight who is also departing from his role as a director of the Company. Mr. Meeks will assume full responsibility for day-to-day management of all business lines and functions reporting to the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board"). The Board plans to initiate a search to identify potential external and internal candidates to serve as the Company's next CEO.

Key Points: 
  • "Parker Meeks has the depth and breadth of experience in the energy, infrastructure, and transportation sectors to provide the leadership and operational expertise Hyzon needs at this critical juncture in the global energy transition.
  • "I am honored that the Board has entrusted me to lead Hyzon," said Parker Meeks.
  • Hyzon is an energy transition accelerator and technology innovator, providing end-to-end solutions in the transport sector with a focus on commercial vehicles and hydrogen supply infrastructure.
  • Hyzon gives no assurances that Hyzon will achieve its expectations.

Modern Football Technology Accepted into Growth Factory, Receives Investment

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:00am

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern Football Technology, a football analytics software company, announced today that it received pre-seed investment from Growth Factory and was selected to participate in the second cohort of the Growth Factory accelerator program. This milestone further validates Modern Football Technology's mission to help football coaches at all levels simplify and elevate their use of technology to an elite level. "As we scouted for Sacramento-based venture backable companies with strong teams, traction, and market timing, MFT rose to the top of our applicant list. With MFT's deep understanding of the problem, Growth Factory and our community of investors, partners and mentors are excited to support Christian and team as they help coaches move from data fatigue to football intelligence and beyond," said Rick Spencer, Managing Partner of Growth Factory Ventures.

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  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern Football Technology , a football analytics software company, announced today that it received pre-seed investment from Growth Factory and was selected to participate in the second cohort of the Growth Factory accelerator program.
  • This milestone further validates Modern Football Technology's mission to help football coaches at all levels simplify and elevate their use of technology to an elite level.
  • "We are proud to join the Growth Factory's community of world-class entrepreneurs," said Christian Masegian, CEO and co-founder of Modern Football Technology.
  • About Modern Football Technology: Modern Football Technology is a data management and analytics software company that delivers concise, actionable insights that create competitive advantages on the field and in recruiting.

XR Immersive Tech Announces Addition of Health & Safety VR Training Content to SynthesisVR Marketplace

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 1:00am

SynthesisVR is the partner that has all of that, we are working towards many great things and this is just the beginning".

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  • SynthesisVR is the partner that has all of that, we are working towards many great things and this is just the beginning".
  • The company is also pleased to announce that VR Industry veterans and founders of SynthesisVR, Shabeer Sinnalebbe and Kamen Petrov, have agreed to join the Board of Directors.
  • XR Immersive Techs Board of Directors is confident that their leadership will yield ongoing success for the Company.
  • ABOUT XR IMMERSIVE TECH INC.
    XR Immersive Tech is building the industry's premier location-based Metaverse Platform.

Saudi-Based KABi Technologies Acquires BLOOVO

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:30am

On this occasion, Dr. Ahmad Khamis, CEO of BLOOVO said: "We are happy to be joining hands with KABi by integrating BLOOVO's AI-enabled solutions with KABi's solutions.

Key Points: 
  • On this occasion, Dr. Ahmad Khamis, CEO of BLOOVO said: "We are happy to be joining hands with KABi by integrating BLOOVO's AI-enabled solutions with KABi's solutions.
  • Integrating BLOOVO into KABi will provide a brilliant talent acquisition experience that operates in tandem with KABi's offering to deliver hiring success and achieve the sought-after digital transformation in HR."
  • KABi, via BLOOVO, has won several international awards accrediting its leadership in the HR Tech domain in MENA.
  • "With this acquisition, KABi is at the forefront of recruitment technology innovation, having a great team to drive this vision.

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. Appoints Clay Worley as Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

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Thursday, August 18, 2022 - 12:38am

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. (Bowman) (Nasdaq: BWMN) appointed Clay Worley as executive vice president and chief human resources officer.

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  • Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. (Bowman) (Nasdaq: BWMN) appointed Clay Worley as executive vice president and chief human resources officer.
  • Clays knowledge and experience will be invaluable to us as we continue to implement our strategic growth initiative, said Bowman Chief Executive Officer Gary Bowman.
  • Before joining Bowman, Worley worked at NCI, Inc. (now Empower AI) as senior vice president and chief human resources officer.
  • In May 2022, Worley was honored by the Washington Executive Council with its 2022 Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) of the Year in the Public & Private Company category.

Four National Native Scholarship Providers Release National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:27pm

Denver, Colo., Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.

Key Points: 
  • Denver, Colo., Aug. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.
  • Yet until NNSPs research, the national data on the effect of college affordability on Indigenous students college completion had not been fully explored.
  • Monette, CEO of the Cobell Scholarship Program administered by Indigenous Education, Inc., said, Data on college affordability for Native students now has new national visibility due to our scholarship organizations powerful data and research collaboration.
  • Collaborating with other nonprofits to form National Native Scholarship Providers is an important step in this process to explore college affordability, access to higher education, and the challenges Native students face, on and off campus.

Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust plc Update on Share Purchase Offer

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:49pm

Gabelli Funds, LLC, the investment adviser of Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust plc (the Company), is providing shareholders, as general information, certain details of the Companys tender offer to purchase certain Ordinary Shares (Offer) in advance of publication of the Offering Circular (Circular), and follows the Companys March 23, 2022 announcement.

Key Points: 
  • Gabelli Funds, LLC, the investment adviser of Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust plc (the Company), is providing shareholders, as general information, certain details of the Companys tender offer to purchase certain Ordinary Shares (Offer) in advance of publication of the Offering Circular (Circular), and follows the Companys March 23, 2022 announcement.
  • Shareholders should contact Gabelli Funds at GMPteam@gabelli.com to ensure their necessary evidentiary supporting materials are satisfactory and for any general assistance.
  • The Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust (GMP) was launched in July 2017 to access Gabellis long term efforts in merger investing.
  • The investment backdrop for the Gabelli Merger Plus+ Trust is robust and positively oriented for returns.

CI&T Acquires Transpire to Enhance its Growth in Australia and APAC

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:59pm

CI&T (NYSE: CINT), a global digital specialist, announces today the execution of a sale and purchase agreement to acquire Transpire Technology Pty Ltd ("Transpire"), an award-winning Australian technology consultancy, to enhance its growth in APAC.

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  • CI&T (NYSE: CINT), a global digital specialist, announces today the execution of a sale and purchase agreement to acquire Transpire Technology Pty Ltd ("Transpire"), an award-winning Australian technology consultancy, to enhance its growth in APAC.
  • Since 2009, Transpire has been the trusted technology partner of some of Australias most innovative organisations, including Vodafone, Virgin Australia and ASX200 listed companies.
  • Headquartered in Melbourne, with team members across Australia, Transpire delivers digital experiences across several verticals, with a solid design-led, mobile-first, cloud-native approach.
  • In 2022, Transpire was certified a Great Place to Work, recognising its leading workplace culture in Australia.

Four National Native Scholarship Providers Release National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:30pm

DENVER, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students. The research and report, which were funded by a grant from Lumina Foundation, are the result of a collaboration of collection, data-sharing, analysis, and reporting between the nation's four Native scholarship providers: the American Indian College Fund, the Cobell Scholarship, the American Indian Science and Engineering Society, and Native Forward Scholars Fund (formerly American Indian Graduate Center). Researchers have found the primary obstacle to college completion is affordability, causing overall college student attrition. Yet until NNSP's research, the national data on the effect of college affordability on Indigenous students' college completion had not been fully explored.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP) has released its first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.
  • Yet until NNSP's research, the national data on the effect of college affordability on Indigenous students' college completion had not been fully explored.
  • Four National Native Scholarship Providers Release National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students.
  • PhotoThe first-ever National Study on College Affordability for Indigenous Students released by the National Native Scholarships Providers (NNSP).

First National Realty Partners appoints Tobiasz to Lead R. Weber Construction

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 11:10pm

RED BANK, N.J., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- First National Realty Partners, LLC (FNRP) has expanded its in-house construction focus, adding R. Weber Construction (RWC) to its vertically integrated platform. Industry veteran Brian Tobiasz has been appointed president of the Red Bank-based owner's representative and general contracting company.

Key Points: 
  • RED BANK, N.J., Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- First National Realty Partners, LLC (FNRP) has expanded its in-house construction focus, adding R. Weber Construction (RWC) to its vertically integrated platform.
  • RWC will provide construction management and general contracting services to FNRP as well as third-party clients.
  • "RWC has a different perspective on managing construction projects; we think like owners because we are owners," said Tobiasz.
  • Tobiasz also established his own construction management company, Tobiasz Management, which was later acquired by a national commercial real estate brokerage services firm.