Texas

Kerr Economic Development Corp. Opens Region's First-Ever Business Incubator

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

KERRVILLE, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Kerr Economic Development Corporation (EDC) announced today that its " KerrEDGE Entrepreneurial Center " is now open.

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  • KERRVILLE, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Kerr Economic Development Corporation (EDC) announced today that its " KerrEDGE Entrepreneurial Center " is now open.
  • "About half of the U.S. private workforce is employed in the small business sector, and 99% of Kerrville's businesses are considered 'small,'" said Kerr EDC Executive Director Gil Salinas.
  • Kerr County, Texas, remains a prime destination for new business relocation and remote work, and has seen 15 new businesses launch in the past 18 months.
  • The Kerr EDC is an economic and business league located in the heart of the Hill Country and part of the San Antonio-Austin business corridor.

Cresset Forms Partnership with Asset Management Advisors, Expands Presence in the Texas Market

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

HOUSTON, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cresset Asset Management (" Cresset ") announced today that it has partnered with Asset Management Advisors, Inc., a boutique family office based in Houston and founded by Lynn Mathre .

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  • HOUSTON, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cresset Asset Management (" Cresset ") announced today that it has partnered with Asset Management Advisors, Inc., a boutique family office based in Houston and founded by Lynn Mathre .
  • Asset Management Advisors offers wealth management services to high-net-worth individuals, families, trusts, and foundations.
  • Cresset offers access to a comprehensive suite of family office services, deeply personalized wealth management, investment advisory, planning, and other services through Cresset Asset Management, LLC.
  • Cresset Asset Management, LLC, and Cresset Partners, LLC, are SEC registered investment advisors.

Lay's Releases Limited-Edition Flavor Swap Lineup Inspired By Doritos And Funyuns

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

No, it's a new duo of Lay's flavor mashups guaranteed to bring a smile and an unforgettable flavor.

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  • No, it's a new duo of Lay's flavor mashups guaranteed to bring a smile and an unforgettable flavor.
  • Known as the Lay's "Flavor Swap" lineup, the two new flavor combinations are sure to bring joy to every generation:
    LAY'S DORITOS COOL RANCH: Ever wondered what Doritos Cool Ranch flavor would taste like on Lay's chips?
  • We can't wait for people to try these new Lay's Flavor Swap flavors for themselves."
  • To learn more about Lay's and its newest Flavor Swap lineup, fans can head over to www.lays.com or check out Lay's on Facebook , Instagram , Twitter and YouTube .

Simpli.fi's Sandra Murillo Sareyko Announced as Winner of Cynopsis 2021 Top Women in Media Award

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

FT. WORTH, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Simpli.fi , a leader in programmatic advertising and agency management software, announced that Sandra Murillo Sareyko, Vice President of Sales, of the e-Commerce, D2C, and International group, was honored with the 2021 Cynopsis Top Women in Media award in the Tech Leaders category.

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  • FT. WORTH, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Simpli.fi , a leader in programmatic advertising and agency management software, announced that Sandra Murillo Sareyko, Vice President of Sales, of the e-Commerce, D2C, and International group, was honored with the 2021 Cynopsis Top Women in Media award in the Tech Leaders category.
  • The past year has called for exceptional innovation and this award tributes those who rose to the challenge and went above and beyond.
  • Sareyko led the industry in high growth areas during a time when the pandemic was altering the entire market.
  • The selected winners will be honored this year at the 2021 Cynopsis Top Women in Media Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, October 27th in New York City.

Jason Camper's Debut Title, Thrivin: The American Dream, Garners Rave Reviews

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Jason chose eleven-time New York Times best selling author Don Yaeger as the co-author to partner with and bring his story to life.

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  • Jason chose eleven-time New York Times best selling author Don Yaeger as the co-author to partner with and bring his story to life.
  • Since its official launch on July 13 on amazon.com , barnesandnoble.com and in bookstores nationwide, well over 10,000 copies of Thrivin' have already been sold.
  • With his approachable, humble nature, Jason has the ability to connect with and inspire audiences large and small.
  • Founded in 2012 by Jason Camper and Paul Gravette, Le-Vel formulates and sells health and wellness products and skincare.

BMC Helix Accelerates Innovation for Organizations Around the World

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

The open, AI-driven BMC Helix portfolio delivers unique capabilities in service operations for high-performing digital experiences,customer-centricengagement,and uninterrupted service through AI service management (AISM) and AI operations (AIOps).

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  • The open, AI-driven BMC Helix portfolio delivers unique capabilities in service operations for high-performing digital experiences,customer-centricengagement,and uninterrupted service through AI service management (AISM) and AI operations (AIOps).
  • The availability of the BMC Helix ITSM platform on Flexible Engine, the Orange Business Services global public cloud solution.
  • The BMC Helix Operations Management with AIOps product was named Best Overall AI Solution in the fourth annual AI Breakthrough Awards .
  • BMC, BMC Software, the BMC logo, and other BMC marks are the exclusive properties of BMC Software, Inc. and are registered or may be registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office or in other countries.

Startup Tech Company Helping Austin Restaurants Thrive Post COVID-19

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- WitL, an innovative startup tech company, announced today that they will be offering Austin restaurants $75,000 worth of discounts to pass onto their customers through their new mobile app launching soon.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- WitL, an innovative startup tech company, announced today that they will be offering Austin restaurants $75,000 worth of discounts to pass onto their customers through their new mobile app launching soon.
  • The pandemic left a devastating trail of destruction in many regards, but economically, restaurants were among the hardest hit and WitL wants to help them thrive again.
  • WitL connects restaurants and customers through a custom discount marketplace and aims to help both parties engage like never before.
  • By using WitL, restaurants can drive instant traffic to prospective customers through custom promotions at any day or time of their choosing.

TPG Announces $5.4 Billion First Close of TPG Rise Climate Fund

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

TPG Rise Climate, the climate investing strategy of TPGs global impact investing platform TPG Rise, today announced the first close of $5.4 billion in subscriptions to its inaugural fund.

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  • TPG Rise Climate, the climate investing strategy of TPGs global impact investing platform TPG Rise, today announced the first close of $5.4 billion in subscriptions to its inaugural fund.
  • TPG Rise Climate has set a hard cap of $7 billion in total capital commitments and expects to hold a final close in the fourth quarter of 2021.
  • TPG Founding Partner and Executive Chairman Jim Coulter is Managing Partner of TPG Rise Climate.
  • TPG Rise Climate is the dedicated climate investing strategy of TPGs global impact investing platform TPG Rise.

CBRE To Acquire Majority Interest in and Form Strategic Partnership With Turner & Townsend

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:30pm

CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE) and Turner & Townsend Holdings Limited today announced a definitive agreement whereby CBRE will acquire a 60% ownership interest in, and enter into a strategic partnership with Turner & Townsend, a United Kingdom-based global leader in program, project and cost management.

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  • CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE) and Turner & Townsend Holdings Limited today announced a definitive agreement whereby CBRE will acquire a 60% ownership interest in, and enter into a strategic partnership with Turner & Townsend, a United Kingdom-based global leader in program, project and cost management.
  • The transaction preserves Turner & Townsends existing leadership team, heritage, operational independence and partnership structure, which will hold the remaining 40% ownership interest.
  • Turner & Townsend provides program management, cost consultancy, project management and advisory consulting services for clients in 46 countries.
  • Vincent Clancy, chairman and chief executive officer of Turner & Townsend, said: The combined partnership of CBRE and Turner & Townsend will create the premier global provider of program, project and cost management from day one.