The Godfather

Author and Actor Gianni Russo to Launch Italian American Heritage Month at Little Italy's Amici Park with Book Signing, Meet-And-Greet, and Live Performance

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Friday, September 23, 2022

The Hollywood-style, redcarpet extravaganza kicks off Italian American Heritage Month with Russo (who played Carlo Rizzi in the iconic film), headlining the intimate evening sharing details of his extraordinary life before a crowd of more than four hundred fans.

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  • The Hollywood-style, redcarpet extravaganza kicks off Italian American Heritage Month with Russo (who played Carlo Rizzi in the iconic film), headlining the intimate evening sharing details of his extraordinary life before a crowd of more than four hundred fans.
  • The group also will be greeted by the voices of Rosario Monetti and Victoria Robertson, accompanied on keyboard by local favorite, Jim Bianchi.
  • Russo will takethe stage at 8:00 pm and finish the night autographing pictures and purchased copies of his book.
  • For more information about Convivio's celebratory evening and to purchase tickets to the Meet-And-Greet and Russo's performance, visit www.godfather50.org .

LOU FERRIGNO VISITS BATON ROUGE'S NEW CRUNCH FITNESS GYM

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Tuesday, April 26, 2022

BATON ROUGE, La., April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Crunch Fitness in Baton Rouge is holding its Pre-Opening event Wednesday 4/27 by celebrating with an appearance by American celebrity, Lou Ferrigno, bodybuilder, Mr. America, Mr. Universe title holder and actor best known as "THE HULK".

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  • BATON ROUGE, La., April 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Crunch Fitness in Baton Rouge is holding its Pre-Opening event Wednesday 4/27 by celebrating with an appearance by American celebrity, Lou Ferrigno, bodybuilder, Mr. America, Mr. Universe title holder and actor best known as "THE HULK".
  • "We are delighted to have Lou Ferrigno represent Crunch as an ambassador for health & fitness, said Brian Hibbard, owner of Crunch Fitness.
  • The partnership with Lou Ferrigno gives Crunch Fitness the platform to bring awareness to the local community around health & wellness.
  • Crunch is a gym that believes in making serious exercise fun by fusing fitness and entertainment and pioneering a philosophy of 'No Judgments.'

Reservoir Announces New Deal for the Catalog of Lyricist Larry Kusik

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Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Kusik was a prolific lyricist whose works can be heard in some of the most iconic films released during the 1960s and 1970s.

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  • Kusik was a prolific lyricist whose works can be heard in some of the most iconic films released during the 1960s and 1970s.
  • Speak Softly Love won Kusik an ASCAP award and was recorded by several artists, with Andy Williams version climbing to #34 on Billboards Hot 100.
  • Additionally, Kusik co-wrote the lyrics for A Time For Us, which first appeared in the 1968 version of Romeo and Juliet.
  • Im so glad my fathers catalog has found a new home with the passionate team at Reservoir, Thomas Glass, Kusiks son, also commented.

AviaGames Adds Industry Veteran Nick Earl to New Mobile Gaming Advisory Board

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Thursday, March 10, 2022

Earl brings nearly 30 years of game industry and leadership expertise to the AviaGames team as it ramps for continued growth and expansion of its Pocket7Games' all-in-one mobile gaming platform.

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  • Earl brings nearly 30 years of game industry and leadership expertise to the AviaGames team as it ramps for continued growth and expansion of its Pocket7Games' all-in-one mobile gaming platform.
  • "Earl's leadership and gaming development experience augments the AviaGames' team at an integral time in the company's growth," said Vickie Chen, CEO and founder, AviaGames.
  • "Tapping into Earl's expertise provides a vital perspective as we navigate the unprecedented growth of the mobile gaming landscape."
  • Founded in 2017 by Vickie Chen and Ping Wang, AviaGames is a mobile, skill-based gaming company and publisher of Pocket7Games, a unified gaming platform.

Highlander Partners Announces the Acquisition of RMS Beauty, the Pioneer Brand of the Clean Beauty Movement

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Friday, October 8, 2021

DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlander Partners, L.P. ("Highlander"), a Dallas-based private investment firm, today announced the acquisition of RMS Beauty ("RMS").

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  • DALLAS, Oct. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlander Partners, L.P. ("Highlander"), a Dallas-based private investment firm, today announced the acquisition of RMS Beauty ("RMS").
  • RMS is headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina and is known as the original brand to drive the industry shift to clean beauty.
  • We believe RMS is the pioneer and leader in clean beauty and has significant growth opportunities, while also giving us optionality to create a larger clean beauty platform.
  • Today, RMS Beauty is a leader in the clean beauty movement, with products distributed globally.