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SBA Communications Corporation to Speak at the 2018 Deutsche Bank Media & Telecom Conference

20 02 2018

BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 20, 2018 -- SBA Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:SBAC) (“SBA”) announces that Jeffrey A. Stoops, President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to speak at the 2018 Deutsche Bank Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 3:00 PM EST.  This conference will be at The Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida.  The audio presentation for SBA can be accessed by visiting www.sbasite.com.About SBA Communications CorporationSBA Communications Corporation is a first choice provider and leading owner and operator of wireless communications infrastructure in North, Central, and South America. By “Building Better Wireless,” SBA generates revenue from two primary businesses – site leasing and site development services. The primary focus of the Company is the leasing of antenna space on its multi-tenant communication sites to a variety of wireless service providers under long-term lease contracts. For more information please...

Noble Systems Announces 2018 Select Noble Users Group Conference Series

20 02 2018

SNUG 2018 The SNUG conferences help our clients discover how they can leverage their Noble technologies to meet the challenges of today’s communication environments. Past News Releases RSS ATLANTA February 20, 2018 Noble Systems Corporation, a global leader in omnichannel contact center technology solutions, has announced the dates of its 2018 Select Noble Users Group (SNUG) Conference series. The conferences help Noble’s users “get connected” to their Noble products and collaborate with other users, so they can work faster and smarter, lower costs, and optimize results. Noble Systems hosts the SNUG Conferences in three regions, including the Americas, APAC and EMEA. The 2018 conference dates and locations are: Americas – April 25 - 27, Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater Beach, Florida EMEA – June 20 - 21, The Intercontinental in Dublin, Ireland APAC – October 24 - 25, The Intercontinental (Rialto) in Melbourne, Australia James K. Noble, President and CEO of...

Block & Leviton Announces Class Action Against Riot Blockchain, Inc. (RIOT) And Encourages Shareholders To Contact The Firm

20 02 2018

BOSTON, Feb. 20, 2018 -- Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a securities litigation firm representing investors nationwide, announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Riot Blockchain, Inc. ("Riot" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: RIOT) and certain of its officers and directors alleging violations of the federal securities laws and reminds investors of April 18, 2018 lead plaintiff deadline. Following a February 16, 2018 report published by CNBC warning investors of numerous "red flags," a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of Riot stockholders who purchased their shares between November 13, 2017 and February 15, 2018, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The lawsuit, filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (No. 3:2018-cv-02293), alleges that throughout the Class Period, defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) Riot's principle executive offices were not in...

Wikia, Inc.'s FANDOM Announces Investment Led by Media Veteran Jon Miller

20 02 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20, 2018 -- Wikia, Inc.'s FANDOM announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement for an investment from TPG-backed media and technology veteran, Jon Miller. The transaction is expected to close in March and is subject to customary closing conditions. Additional terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The investment will provide Wikia, Inc. with industry-leading resources and significant operating and growth capital for the market-leading FANDOM brand. As part of the investment, Miller will join Wikia, Inc. as Co-chairman with current Chairman and Founder Jimmy Wales. Miller brings a history of leadership at media and technology companies such as IAC, AOL, Viacom, and News Corporation and Fox Inc., where he most recently served as Chief Digital Officer and Chairman and CEO, Digital Media Group of News Corporation. Wales is also founder of Wikipedia and founder, Chair Emeritus and Board Member of The Wikimedia Foundation. "This partnership...

Groupe ERAMET : Résultats 2017 en très forte hausse dans un contexte de marché des métaux porteur

20 02 2018

Paris, le 20 février 2018, 18h15COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE  Groupe ERAMET : Résultats 2017 en très forte hausse dans un contexte de marché des métaux porteurChiffre d'affaires en hausse de 22 % sur l'année 2017 à3 652 M€ Résultat opérationnel courant à 608 M€, en amélioration de 524 M€ par rapport à l'année 2016, dans un contexte très favorable des prix du manganèse Résultat net part du Groupe à 203 M€ Free Cash-Flow positif à 476 M€ Diminution de l'endettement net à 376 M€, conduisant à un ratio de dette nette sur capitaux propres de 19 % contre 47 % fin 2016 Objectifs de performance opérationnelle pleinement atteints : Plan de productivité du Groupe 2014-2017 : 405 M€ de gains de productivité en cumul sur la période (pour un objectif rehaussé de 400 M€) Plan SLN 2018 : réduction du cash-cost à 4,44 USD/lb[1] au S2 2017 (pour un objectif de 4,50 USD/lb1 à fin 2017) Record...

MariMed CEO To Share Cannabis Public vs Private Investing Insight at Kahner Global Cannabis Private Investment Summit

20 02 2018

NEWTON, Mass. and FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 20, 2018 -- MariMed Inc. (OTCQB:MRMD) CEO Robert Fireman will be a panelist at the Kahner Global Cannabis Private Investment Summit, in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., on February 21, 2018, for the Investor Roundtable focusing on “Public vs. Private.”  The panel will be moderated by Candice Beaumont, Chief Investment Officer, L Investments.  Panelists include:Ryan Ansin, Ansin Investments, LLCDavid Traylor, Senior Managing Director, Golden Eagle PartnersAdam Verner, Managing Partner, SpringhouseRobert Fireman, CEO, MariMed Inc.Mr. Fireman will draw on his expertise as both a public and private company in the cannabis industry as he led MariMed’s transition into a public entity while funding, developing and operating some of the nation’s most acclaimed state licensed cannabis cultivation, production, and dispensing facilities in multiple states.“We have brought together ultra high net worth investors and family offices; private and public...

Personal Trainer Turned Wellness Business Owner, Savannah Crayon's Interview With Voyage Mia Magazine

20 02 2018

Learn how this personal trainer went from training clients to creating a wellness business and signing a fortune 100 corporation in 6 months. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., February 20, 2018 - Voyage Mia, a magazine that features south Florida based business owners recently interviewed Sun Hire Wellness founder, Savannah Crayon. Savannah tells her inspirational story of how fitness changed her life. She goes in-depth on how she left a broken home at the age of 17, struggled with an abusive relationship, turned into a professional bodybuilder, and how she now has her heart set on changing entire corporations and communities with her wellness programs. Within months of starting Sun Hire, Savannah signed a Fortune 100 corporation, and she's not done yet. She has her heart set on changing the lives of as many people as possible through her programs. To read this awe-inspiring interview, click this link. Online Fitness Programs: https://teamsunrays.com/sign-up Email:...

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for Lakewood Christian Manor’s Wheelchair Accessible Bus Donated by JenCare

20 02 2018

JenCare Senior Medical Center logo This bus will make an incredible difference in the lives of our residents, enabling them to remain mobile and maintain their social independence. ATLANTA February 20, 2018 The public is invited to join National Church Residences staff and residents for a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Lakewood Christian Manor located at 2141 Springdale Road, SW, Atlanta, GA 30315 in celebration of a wheelchair accessible bus donated by JenCare Senior Medical Center. “We’re thankful for the generous wheelchair accessible bus donation from JenCare to our Lakewood Christian Manor property,” said Jeff Wolf, National Church Residences Senior Vice President of Philanthropy and Mission Impact. “This bus will make an incredible difference in the lives of our residents, enabling them to remain mobile and maintain their social independence.” “We so appreciate the priority National Church Residences gives to helping seniors...

PEOPLE en Español Sets Agenda On Business And Career Development At 5th Annual Poderosas ¡Live!

20 02 2018

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2018 -- PEOPLE en Español, the most trusted voice in Hispanic culture, today announces an inspiring and innovative agenda for its 5th annual Poderosas ¡Live! focusing on business and career development for women at every life stage.  In celebration of Women's History Month, the free empowerment event is open to the community and will take place on March 17 (10:30 am to 6:00 pm) at the Graham Center on the Modesto Maidique campus of Florida International University.Hosted by Latina media maven, Rashel Díaz, Poderosas ¡Live! will provide access to  experts, panels and workshops in the areas of finance, human resources, leadership, health and entrepreneurship, as well as one-on-one consultations on how to update your resume for maximum impact and results. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in makeovers and hear from some of today's most inspiring celebrities, authors and influencers.In addition, the U.S. Department of Commerce...

Bestselling Author Joe Hilley's Latest Release, 'What the Red Moon Knows'

20 02 2018

Press Release - updated: Feb 20, 2018 10:07 CST HOUSTON, February 20, 2018 - Dunlavy + Gray announces the release of "What The Red Moon Knows", a thrilling new novel by New York Times bestselling author Joe Hilley. Set along the Gulf Coast, "What The Red Moon Knows" tells the story of Ruth Ecklund — 70-something and enjoying a settled life — until the day she sees a man standing next to a yellow Cadillac. Suddenly, her world turns upside down. But is it really him? Is he really Elvis — with whom she had a brief romantic encounter as a teen, and who’s been dead for years? Or is he Bobby Wayne Pugh, an Elvis impersonator on the run from Las Vegas hit men? The Red Moon knows the answer but to find it Ruth must survive a madcap jaunt across Florida, an unsettling journey into the memories of her past and a wild ride into the imagination of the stranger with the yellow Cadillac. "What The Red Moon Knows" — available now in print and eBook. About Joe...

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