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TEGNA Board Elects Gina Bianchini as New Director

MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gina Bianchini has been elected to the Board of Directors of TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA), effective February 26, 2018, the company announced today. Bianchini is the founder and chief executive officer of Mighty Networks, a software platform for entrepreneurs and online businesses to instantly grow their own interest-based social networks. “Gina is a highly respected and well-known Silicon Valley entrepreneur with a deep expertise...

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Clear Channel Outdoor Launches its First Street-Level Digital Ad Network in San Francisco Capable of Reaching Audiences Using Mobile Insights from Pedestrian and Vehicular Traffic

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clear Channel Outdoor (CCO) (NYSE: CCO), a subsidiary of iHeartMedia Inc., today announced the launch of two new digital media networks, totaling 100 dynamic IP addressable HD screens in the highly-sought after urban metro area of San Francisco, Calif. CCO will fuse the new “Digital Urban Panel” networks into its Clear Channel Outdoor RADAR campaign planning and attribution solutions by Feb 2018, becoming the first street-level media capable of reaching audience...

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Deadline Upcoming in $16 Million Settlement in the World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ:WRLD) Investor Lawsuit

San Diego, CA -- 01/16/2018 -- A deadline is coming up on January 17, 2018 in the settlement reached in the securities class action lawsuit filed on behalf of investors who purchased shares of World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) between January 30, 2013 and August 10, 2015.Investors who purchased a significant amount of shares of World Acceptance Corporation (NASDAQ: WRLD) between January 30, 2013 and August 10, 2015, have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation by...

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KapStone Paper And Packaging To Release 2017 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Earnings On Wednesday, February 7, 2018

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 16, 2018 -- KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) ("KapStone" or "the Company") will release its 2018 fourth quarter earnings on Wednesday, February 7, after the market closes. The Company will host a conference call on Thursday, February 8 at 11:00 a.m. ET (10:00 a.m. CT) to review the results for the quarter.  All interested parties are invited to listen and may do so by either accessing a simultaneous broadcast webcast on KapStone's website,...

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Air Astana Takes Delivery of First Airbus A321neo Powered by Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ Engines

EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 16, 2018 -- Pratt & Whitney, a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), and Air Astana, the award-winning Kazakh flag carrier, have celebrated delivery of the airline's first Airbus A321neo aircraft. The aircraft, powered by Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan™ (GTF) engines, arrived at the airline's hub in Almaty, Kazakhstan on December 30 and is scheduled to start passenger service on January 16. Air Astana, the award-winning...

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Verizon Joins Linux Foundation's Open Network Automation Platform Project as Platinum Member

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 16, 2018 -- Verizon and The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, announced today that Verizon has joined the Open Network Automation Platform (ONAP) project as a Platinum member. ONAP brings together the majority of global carriers and vendors to build an automation and orchestration platform to transform the service delivery lifecycle for network, cable and cloud providers. ONAP enables nearly 60 percent...

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ICB to purchase Manitowoc Company headquarters

MANITOWOC, Wis., Jan. 16, 2018 -- Investors Community Bank CEO Tim Schneider announced that the bank has agreed to purchase the former Manitowoc Company headquarters at 2400 S. 44th Street in Manitowoc and is planning on moving to the site at a future date. “As ICB continues to grow, we are nearing capacity in our existing space. We are currently housed in two buildings at our Rapids Road location, so we wanted to look at larger facility options and remain in the community,” said Schneider....

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Park City Group Announces Top Five Grocer Adopts ReposiTrak® to Meet Consumer Demand for Sustainability

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 16, 2018 -- Park City Group’s (NASDAQ:PCYG) ReposiTrak Inc., the world’s only sourcing, compliance management and advanced commerce platform for retailing, announces that one of the largest grocery retailers in the United States has deployed ReposiTrak® to manage its sustainability documentation for trading partner compliance within the extended supply chain. The retailer, which operates more than 1,500 stores, is achieving much higher compliance levels by using the ReposiTrak...

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Block Advisors opens doors nationwide with networking and client appreciation event

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 16, 2018 -- Block Advisors will mark the start of tax season with an appreciation event on January 18 for Block Advisors clients, consumers and professionals. The event, hosted at all 347 Block Advisors locations throughout the country from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m., offers networking opportunities and refreshments while top local businesses, part of the Block Advisors Preferred Partners Network, will provide educational resources during staggered “Power Hours” tailored to the...

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Everi Appoints Harper Ko, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer – General Counsel

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 16, 2018 -- Everi Holdings Inc. (NYSE:EVRI) (“Everi” or the “Company”), the casino gaming industry’s single source provider of gaming products and payments solutions announced today the appointment of Harper Ko as Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer – General Counsel, effective immediately. Ms. Ko, who has direct responsibility for all of Everi’s legal and regulatory compliance affairs, brings to the Company extensive expertise in the casino gaming industry...

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UPDATE -- Coda Octopus Launches Next-Generation Real-Time 3D Sonar

Coda Octopus Launches Next-Generation Real-Time 3D SonarReimagined, reengineered and repackaged, debut fourth-generation product in Coda’s 4G line, Echoscope4G® Surface, is 50% lighter and 40% smallerShallow water applications range from port and harbor security to breakwater constructionORLANDO, FL, January 16, 2018 – Coda Octopus Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CODA), a global and peerless leader in real-time 3D sonar technology and real-time subsea intelligence, announces the launch of the first...

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Perma-Fix Environmental Services Enters Agreement with Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development to Collaborate on Nuclear Technologies Including Process to Produce Technetium-99

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - January 16, 2018) - Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: PESI) today announced an agreement to collaborate with the Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA) to advance a variety of technologies including commercialization of Perma-Fix Medical, S.A.'s process to produce Technetium-99 (Tc-99m), the most widely used medical isotope in the world. Perma-Fix Medical, S.A. is a majority-owned...

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Closing of Biotage’s acquisition of Horizon Technology

Tue, Jan 16, 2018 17:00 CETStockholm – Biotage AB (Biotage), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: BIOT.ST) today announces the closing of the acquisition of all outstanding shares in the privately held company Horizon Technology, Inc. (Horizon) based in New Hampshire, US, in accordance with contract and public announcement of December 6th, 2017. The purchase price adjusted for actual net cash at the closing date is approx. USD 17.9 million, corresponding to approx. SEK 143.4 million[1], based on an enterprise...

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Logistyx Technologies Appoints Geoffrey Finlay, Noted Software and Computer Technology Industries Veteran, as Chief Executive Officer

Geoffrey Finlay I’m very excited about the future of Logistyx Technologies, a world-class leader in transportation management execution, and I am honored to have the chance to lead it into the future SCHAUMBURG, Ill. January 16, 2018 Logistyx Technologies (http://www.logistyx.com), a leader in Transportation Management Execution™ (TME) systems, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Geoffrey Finlay, a 35-year veteran of the software and computer technology industries,...

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Closing of Biotage's Acquisition of Horizon Technology

STOCKHOLM, Jan. 16, 2018 -- Biotage AB (Biotage), (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: BIOT.ST) today announces the closing of the acquisition of all outstanding shares in the privately held company Horizon Technology, Inc. (Horizon) based in New Hampshire, US, in accordance with contract and public announcement of December 6th, 2017. The purchase price adjusted for actual net cash at the closing date is approx. USD 17.9 million, corresponding to approx. SEK 143.4 million[1], based on an enterprise value of...

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