IRVINE, Calif: ConcertoHealth, the leading provider of specialized primary care and supporting clinical services for vulnerable, frail and elderly patients, was selected for the Seattle Primary Care Innovation Elective, a four-week course that trains medical residents in primary care innovation and leadership.
BOCA RATON, Fla: Less than 3 percent of youth raised in foster care graduate from a four-year college. This startling statistic from the National Foster Youth Institute has led Florida Atlantic University's University Advising Services (UAS) to launch "Educate Tomorrow," a new academic advising program that will support foster and homeless youth on a Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) or homeless (HL) waiver at FAU. The program is the first of its kind in Palm Beach County and the third in Florida.
LAS VEGAS: AAA, in partnership with Keolis, just brought the future of transportation to America and now the century-old auto club wants to hear from you.
COSTA MESA, Calif: Happy Money, the leading financial company innovating at the intersection of psychology and money to help people live happier lives, today announced the launch of Joy - a new iOS app that changes the way people think about, spend and save money through a personalized experience shaped by an individual's psychology and financial behaviors.
TORONTO: Casper, the company transforming the way the world sleeps, today announces a partnership with the Toronto Maple Leafs to be its Official Sleep Partner for the 2017-2018 NHL season. This marks Casper's first partnership with a sports team as the company furthers its investment in Canada and continues its mission to improve sleep around the globe.
OTTAWA: Six industry leaders are being tasked with guiding the Government of Canada's efforts to ensure middle-class Canadians have access to well-paying jobs today and in the future. The six leaders will chair the government's Economic Strategy Tables, which represent high-growth industries.
SAN FRANCISCO: The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has released a global research project commissioned by Telstra, a leading telecommunications and technology company, which assesses the confidence of business executives in their city's environment and its conduciveness to supporting the digital ambitions of companies.
VANCOUVER, Wash: Banfield Pet Hospital today unveiled the Banfield Veterinary Student Debt Relief Pilot Program. Marking the latest development in the practice's commitment to supporting its associates' financial well-being, Banfield is set to launch a new debt-relief program for its veterinarians in December 2017.
NEW YORK: "Everyone loves Treemote," says Martin Schenk, the inventor behind this wireless, Christmas tree-shaped remote that can control holiday lights up to 80 feet away. With the simple press of a button, it eliminates the hassle of crawling behind or under the Christmas tree, or other holiday decorated areas.
SHENZHEN, China: GEIO, the world's first FPS battle robot is landing on Kickstarter on November 8, 2017. The GEIO features auto-tracking and a variety of gameplay modes, making it the best battle robot at the consumer price range.
NEW YORK: Safi Kilima Tanzanite, an exclusive brand within the Diamonds International's portfolio, unveiled their new 2018 Caribbean ad campaign featuring a fresh take on an iconic brand that is currently celebrating 50 years of one of the rarest gemstone in the world, tanzanite.
WINNIPEG and SMITH FALLS, ON: Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (Canopy Growth) and Delta 9 Cannabis Inc. (TSX.V: NINE) ("Delta 9" or together, the "Companies") applaud the framework today announced by the Province of Manitoba regarding adult-use cannabis production, distribution, and retail.
PHOENIX, Md: Most medical practice management literature addresses practice structure and profitability as it relates to physicians. The role of nurse practitioners (NPs) and physician assistants (PAs) has evolved significantly over the past several years but most practices are not set up to take full advantage of their potential.
MUMBAI: Birla Cellulose of the Aditya Birla Group has been ranked Number one* globally by the NGO Canopy, in its Hot Button Report for its work on the conservation of ancient and endangered forests. Birla Cellulose has a 'light green shirt' ranking in the updated and expanded edition of the Hot Button Report released recently, which ranks eleven viscose rayon producers that represent 70pc of global viscose production.
The campaign, created for Mastercard's 'Restroom for All', a restroom open to people from all backgrounds and sexual orientation, debuted at the 2016 NY Pride parade.
NEW YORK: At a time when our interconnected world seems more divided and estranged than ever, it is crucial that we find ways to build bridges of understanding and authentic community.
BOSTON: Gil Robertson, the President of the African American Film Critics Association, today announced the launch of Kaleidoscope Reviews, a project to promote diversity among film and television critics.
LONDON: Infosys Finacle, part of EdgeVerve Systems, a product subsidiary of Infosys (NYSE: INFY), and Efma, a global not-for-profit organisation, today launched the ninth annual study of Innovation in Retail Banking.
LAS VEGAS: Dr. Samir Pancholi and the Launching Las Vegas Committee are proud to announce the winner of the third annual Launching Las Vegas award, Wedspire. Launching Las Vegas was created in 2015 to celebrate those who work hard to build up Vegas and support our community. The annual contest has awarded USD 2,500 to local businesses since its inception.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz: Despite spending approximately one-third of our lives in bed, we have little or no control over the design of an essential part of ensuring a good sleep -- our mattress.
SARASOTA, Fla: A satirical cartoon by Stantis, depicts a bottle with the label: "Warning! Contains FDA approved drug." Why is it funny? After all, the FDA's job is to ensure that the approved drugs are safe.
NEW YORK: The popular sitcom "The Office" might have served as the prototype for almost every workplace setting 10-15 years ago, but, oh, you've come a long way, baby.
SAN FRANCISCO: Spouse Space is pleased to announce that a new, advanced online relationship tool is now up and running. Designed for couples looking to build stronger marriages, this flexible tool helps users apply the findings of research on successful marriages via a convenient and structured dialogue with their partners.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla: Picture this: you're sitting at your desk and you just got the green light to spearhead the creation of a corporate branding video. You need to film content in New York, Dallas, and Chicago in the next few weeks and the clock is ticking.
CLERMONT, Fla: A unique and extremely effective anti-wrinkle and anti-aging product called CPharmax Anti-wrinkle Cream was developed by CPharmax, Inc., led by Dr. David Allyn, M.D., a highly respected and well recognized board certified cosmetic dermatologist.
DALTON, Ga: Go Green Synthetic Lawn Solutions has just announced the release of a new artificial grass product that provides a solution for an industry-wide issue with reflective burns caused by Low-E windows. With the introduction of the Platinum HeatMaxx series, Go Green is the first and only manufacturer to offer a 15-year warranty against reflective burns.
BEVERLY, Mass: Altova (http://www.altova.com) announced availability of MobileTogether 4.0, its framework for cross-platform mobile app development. This release adds support for push notifications, embedding mobile solutions in a web application, and other functionality for building sophisticated, data-centric apps for iOS, Android, Windows, and other platforms.
WASHINGTON: According to a recent survey by Medicomp Systems, 43 percent of healthcare IT professionals and physicians cited that their top data-related challenge was not a lack of data but rather the struggle to access the right data at the right time.
TORONTO: Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has appointed Natalie Heisler as managing director for Accenture Analytics in Canada, effective immediately. In this role, Heisler will help clients embed analytics across their organization to drive business outcomes and digital transformation from new intelligence.
BOSTON: LG Electronics USA Air Conditioning Technologies is debuting a new case study in the LG Project Profile Series, the unique LEED-certified renovation of Columbia Square, a mixed-use property in Hollywood, Calif.
DUARTE, Calif: In honor of Prematurity Awareness Month, Prolacta Bioscience, the pioneer in human milk-based neonatal nutritional products for premature infants, has released new educational resources for parents of extremely premature infants in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), on the benefits of human milk fortifier made from 100 percent human milk instead of cow milk.
SAN FRANCISCO: Old Navy is putting the yay in HoliYAY this shopping season with an opportunity to give back while stocking up, extended Black Friday deals and a line-up of family-fun store events for kids ages 1 to 100.
SAN DIEGO: Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) announced today that subsidiary Kannaway, LLC, the first hemp lifestyle network to offer cannabidiol (CBD) hemp botanical products, has introduced Kannaway SuperGreens, a brand new way to take advantage of hemp's nutritional benefits.
LONDON: The global smoking cessation drugs market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 14.9pc in the first half of the forecast period. In 2016, the non-nicotine pharmacotherapy submarket held 56.2pc of the global smoking cessation drugs market.
BEIJING: A news report by China.org.cn on U.S.President Donald Trump's first state visit to China:
LONDON: Knowing China Starts with Knowing Shaanxi, the two-day terracotta warrior flashmob event organized by the Shaanxi Provincial Tourism Development Commission debuted at World Travel Market London on November 7.
LOS ANGELES: SONIFI Health and OpenPlacement announced their partnership to make care transition easier for SONIFI Health customers using OpenPlacement's Patient Choice platform. This partnership connects patients and care providers with the information they need to simplify the care transition process for all.
ATLANTA: Nearly 7 in 10 Americans (69 percent) said they would skip exchanging gifts this holiday season if their friends and family agreed to it, according to a new survey conducted online by Harris Poll on behalf of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE: STI).
SAN FRANCISCO: New data released by TripIt from Concur, the world's highest-rated travel-organizing app, reveals some interesting insights about what makes a happy flyer.
NEW YORK: Could circus be the next career move for you? CircusTalk is the first online professional business-to-business social media platform for the international circus community, uniting this 250-year old industry by helping its members connect and find opportunities.
SINGAPORE: The highly anticipated Asian Television Awards returns for the 22nd season, bringing you nominees from the best of Asia's television.
PALM SPRINGS, Fla: My Eyelab (www.myeyelab.com), one of the fastest growing retail optical centers in the nation, announced today the signing of a four-location, multi-unit franchise deal expanding operations across the Miami metro area.
MINNETONKA, Minn: The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) has named SafeNet Consulting as a finalist in the Software - Small and Growing Companies category for the 2017 Tekne Awards, which will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center on Wednesday, November 15. The Tekne Awards honor Minnesota companies and individuals who have shown superior technology innovation and leadership.
MIAMI: New York-based artist Shawn Kolodny has announced the debut of his provocative and immersive solo exhibition Fake Fulfillment Center, popping up in Miami for the 2017 iteration of Art Basel Miami Beach. Fake Fulfillment Center will officially open at the Boulan South Beach at 220 21st St, on Wednesday, December 6th and remain open through Sunday, December 10th.
VENICE, Fla: Diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death worldwide. It is epidemic in the USA, pandemic globally. The number of people with diabetes (PWD's) in the USA now exceeds 30 million while the number globally is approaching 450 million growing faster in low to middle-income countries than in high-income countries.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif: Noa Harrel, creator of the Bl-Awesome! line of hair and headwear accessories, is bringing you the newest twist on hair fashion. The patented single twist technology of the Bl-Awesome! hair tie (scrunchie) provides the ultimate in comfort, function and beauty.
VERNON HILLS, Ill: The American craft beer bar franchise, Beerhead Bar and Eatery has recently debuted an updated concept design at is legacy location at 1270 South Milwaukee Avenue in Vernon Hills.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C: Under a canopy of live oaks and amid family and friends, Emily Berger and Jeremy Caldwell exchanged vows on October 1, 2017 in what has been described as one of the South's most beautiful weddings.
POMPANO BEACH, Fla: Backpacks.com, the nation's leading online backpack retailer today announced the launch of a year-long charitable commitment to help collect and donate funding and other resources to members of the community.
WASHINGTON: The Water Well Trust, the only national nonprofit helping Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has received a grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Household Water Well Systems program for a project to increase potable water availability to rural households in nine New Mexico counties.
TUCSON, Ariz: RallyUp.com, a popular fundraising platform for nonprofit organizations, released a new version of its crowdfunding offering on Tuesday. The new release has features similar to other crowdfunding sites like GoFundMe, but RallyUp isn't charging a fee for its service. Anyone raising money for a nonprofit group such as a charity, school, or church can fundraise on the site.
OTTAWA, Ontario: Hackergal, a non-profit organization that introduces middle school girls to the unlimited possibilities of coding through girl-only hackathons and coding camps, today announced that its next hackathon will be the biggest in Canadian history. More than 2000 girls in grades 6-9 at public and private schools are expected to participate on December 13, 2017.
PENSACOLA, Fla: Creation Today, a ministry of God Quest, Inc., has adopted Stream TV Networks' Ultra-D Glasses-Free 3D technology to promote the release of Genesis: Paradise Lost.
BETHESDA, Md: Partskeeper launched its platform (partskeeper.com) today to provide tools and community resources for Do-It-Yourself (DIY) car enthusiasts to easily manage, track and share auto parts information, parts specs and save money on parts for their classic, collector and modified vehicles.
BOISE, Idaho: EmpowerPoints, a leading incentive and engagement company, has announced the release of a simple yet powerful employee-survey tool that revolutionizes the way companies learn about the workplace from the perspective of their employees.
LANGLEY, U.K: Travelport (NYSE: TVPT), the leading Travel Commerce Platform, published today the results of a Global Traveler Survey of 11,000 people worldwide that highlights the use of digital tools when planning, booking and experiencing a journey.
OTTAWA: The trend in housing starts was 216,770 units in October 2017, compared to 215,153 units in September 2017, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC). This trend measure is a six-month moving average of the monthly seasonally adjusted annual rates (SAAR) of housing starts.
PITTSBURGH: InventHelp introduces the "Cord Charmer," an outlet cover plate that stores power cords while charging electronic devices, such as media players and cell phones. The unit solves the problem of cords cluttering floors and countertops.
TORONTO: Building on the success of two of Canada's most popular loyalty programs, Loblaw Companies Limited (TSX: L, "Loblaw") today announced plans to bring together the Shoppers Optimum and PC Plus programs to create one program, PC Optimum, on February 1, 2018.
STAMFORD, Conn: U.S. Beverage (USB), the #1 Independent Beer Importer in the United States, announces today the promotion of Justin Fisch to the position of President.