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  • CULLEN/FROST BANKERS ANNOUNCES ELECTION OF JOSEPH A. PIERCE TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

    The board of directors of Cullen/Frost Bankers, Inc. (NYSE: CFR) announced that Joseph A. Pierce has been elected to the board. He has joined the board’s Corporate Governance and Nominating, Compensation and Benefits, and Technology committees. Joseph A. Pierce “We’re pleased to welcome Joe to the board,” said Phil Green, Cullen/Frost Chairman and CEO. “His legal, financial services and […]

  • Atlas Copco has acquired Danish manufacturer of on-site gas generation equipment

    Atlas Copco has acquired Oxymat A/S, a Danish supplier of on-site oxygen and nitrogen solutions. Oxymat is a privately owned company headquartered in Helsinge, Denmark, with production facilities in Denmark and Slovakia. The company has 146 employees, and in 2021, they had revenues of approximately MDKK 301 (MSEK 411*). Oxymat specializes in on-site gas generation solutions […]

  • SANDVIK COMPLETES THE ACQUISITION OF PCD TOOLS MANUFACTURER

    Sandvik has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Portugal-based company Frezite. Frezite’s offering primarily consists of made-to-order polycrystalline diamond (PCD) tools for metal and wood applications, with exposure to the automotive, general engineering and aerospace segments. The company will be reported within Walter, a division within Sandvik Manufacturing and Machining Solutions. In 2021, the company had revenues of […]

  • Firmenich Wins Prestigious Diversity & Inclusion Award

    Firmenich, the world’s largest privately-owned fragrance and taste company, has announced it has been recognized for its exemplary leadership in Diversity & Inclusion, winning the Cercle Suisse des Administratrices Grandes Entreprises Award 2022. The Cercle Suisse des Administratrices is an association that promotes diversity and competencies within governance bodies – Board of Directors and management in Switzerland. […]

  • DroneUp Appoints David Guggina to Company Board

    DroneUp, LLC, an autonomous drone delivery platform and leading drone services provider, announced today the appointment of David Guggina, Senior Vice President of Innovation and Automation at Walmart, to the company’s board of directors. David brings a deep level of operational and customer-facing expertise from market-leading brands. Following a role in the warehouse group leader program […]

  • University of Florida partners with SAS to tackle water quality challenges with analytics

    The University of Florida’s Center for Coastal Solutions (CCS) is embarking on an ambitious partnership with analytics leader SAS to study the factors that influence water quality in Charlotte Harbor. Funded by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), this project aligns with CCS’ mission to innovate cutting-edge data analytics, modeling and artificial intelligence to advance scientific discovery and provide leaders […]

  • Harbor Associates Completes Lease-Up on Bungalows Del Mar Office in Del Mar, California Despite the Pandemic and Work from Home Trend

    Harbor Associates, LLC (“Harbor”) has completed the lease up on the Bungalows Del Mar Office (https://www.thebungalowsdelmar.com/) despite the pandemic and work from home trends that have slowed traditional office leasing. The Bungalows Del Mar Office is a 39,537-square-foot trend setting low-rise office building in the highly desirable coastal San Diego submarket of Del Mar. Harbor vacated the building and recently completed a […]

  • JA Worldwide and JA Africa Announce Partnership with Z Zurich Foundation to Create Bright, Boundless Futures for African Youth

    Z Zurich Foundation (ZZF) announced today—International Youth Day—that it will partner with JA Worldwide and JA Africa, building on relationships already established with JA Canada and Junior Achievement España (JA Spain) and expanding them globally. According to the African Development Bank, each year, 10 to 12 million African students finish their education and compete for three […]

  • Snell & Wilmer Ranks Sixth For Associate Satisfaction In AmLaw Survey

    Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce that the firm ranked sixth nationwide in the 2022 AmLaw Midlevel Associates Satisfaction Survey. The firm received a remarkable 92.4 percent response rate from its midlevel associates (defined by the survey as those in their third, fourth, and fifth year of practice) – well above any other top 20 […]

  • PEER LISTENING APP HEARME PARTNERS WITH INGENOVIS HEALTH TO PROVIDE NURSES WITH IMMEDIATE MENTAL WELLNESS SUPPORT

    HearMe, a leading mobile application providing on demand, text-based emotional wellness and peer support, has partnered with Ingenovis Health to provide a first-of-its-kind Employee Benefit that offers travel nurses free access to around-the-clock peer support. The HearMe pilot program provides an anonymous, easy-to-use, safe, and nurturing space for nurses to connect with trained listeners who also have […]