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Media Release: With amendments, Bill 148 can provide decent work for generations to come, says Ontario Federation of Labour

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:45:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 21, 2017) - The government has an opportunity to provide decent work for generations to come through Bill 148. The Bill makes some significant changes, including raising the minimum wage to $15 in 2019, that will advance the cause of decent work. However, with a few amendments, the bill could safeguard decent work for future generations, said the Ontario Federation of Labour.




Delmar Bancorp and Liberty Bell Bank Announce Merger Agreement

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SALISBURY, MD and MARLTON, NJ--(Marketwired - Jul 21, 2017) - On July 20, 2017, Delmar Bancorp ("Delmar") (OTCQB: DBCP), the parent company of The Bank of Delmarva, Seaford, Delaware ("Delmarva"), and Liberty Bell Bank, Marlton, New Jersey ("Liberty") (OTCQB: LBBB) entered into a definitive agreement (the "Agreement") pursuant to which Liberty will be acquired by Delmar through the merger of Liberty into Delmarva, with Delmarva being the surviving institution.




Media Advisory; Press Conference: Bill 148 and $15 minimum wage

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 06:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 21, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour and Fight for $15 and Fairness will present urgently needed changes to Bill 148 at a press conference at Queen's Park on Friday, July 21.




DCH Acquires Mercedes-Benz and Audi Dealerships in Eastern China

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 01:37:10 EDT

Enhancing Exposure to China's Luxury Passenger Car Market




PSB Academy whets newfound thirst for growth amongst graduates

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:00:00 EDT

SINGAPORE--(Marketwired - Jul 20, 2017) - PSB Academy's City Campus at Marina Square hosted over 2,000 students last Saturday as they graduated with certificates and diplomas from PSB Academy, and will celebrate graduands from one of the United Kingdom's leading universities (1), Coventry University, tomorrow.




Just Energy Foundation Partners with Volunteer Houston and Lantrip Elementary School to Plant the Seeds for a Sustainable Garden and Future

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:41:40 EDT

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - July 20, 2017) - The Just Energy Foundation is proud to be partnering, once again, with Volunteer Houston to build Just Energy Sustainable Gardens at two more Houston area schools this summer.




Former First Lady of the United States Joins Asian University for Women Council of Patrons

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:00:00 EDT

The Asian University for Women Council of Patrons supports a global network of women leaders who seek to effect positive change in their home communities and the world at large




America's Inaugural National Heroes Day to Honor Everyday Heroes

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 09:00:00 EDT

Ted Melfi (Hidden Figures), John Ridley (12 Years a Slave), Randall Wallace (Heaven is for Real), Ice Cube (Straight Outta Compton), Mike White (School of Rock), Philadelphia Phillies And Others Lend Their Support




Media Advisory; Press Conference: Bill 148 and $15 minimum wage

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 20, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour and Fight for $15 and Fairness will present urgently needed changes to Bill 148 at a press conference at Queen's Park on Friday, July 21.




Media Advisory: OCUFA President Gyllian Phillips available to comment on Bill 148

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 06:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 20, 2017) - Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) President Gyllian Phillips will be available to comment on the important changes needed to Bill 148 at a press conference being held by the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) and Fight for $15 and Fairness.




Media Advisory: OCUFA President Gyllian Phillips available to comment on Bill 148

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:00:24 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 19, 2017) - Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA) President Gyllian Phillips will be available to comment on the important changes needed to Bill 148 at a press conference being held by the Ontario Federation of Labour (OFL) and Fight for $15 and Fairness.




Ultima's Famed Lord British Joins Forces with Jon NEVERDIE Jacobs to Unite Millions of Gamers in Ethereum-Based Gaming with NDC and TPT Tokens

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 14:35:05 EDT

MMORPG pioneer and Ultima creator, Richard "Lord British" Garriott to advise NEVERDIE Studios on cross-platform gaming infrastructure on Ethereum Blockchain




PetSmart(R) and PetSmart Charities(TM) of Canada Announce Support of Pets, Pet Parents and Animal Welfare Organizations as Wildfires Continue to Burn Across B.C.

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:50:46 EDT

Canadians Can Join the Cause by Participating in Pet Food and Supply Drives in B.C. and Alberta PetSmart Stores or by Donating Nation-Wide to PetSmart Charities of Canada




Washington, DC Eye Doctors to Donate Glasses to Developing Countries

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 08:01:00 EDT

The LASIK surgeons at Eye Doctors of Washington encourage their DC metro area patients to participate in a fundraiser for a non-profit providing eyewear to those who do not have access




Media Advisory; Press Conference: Bill 148 and $15 minimum wage

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 06:00:00 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 19, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour and Fight for $15 and Fairness will present urgently needed changes to Bill 148 at a press conference at Queen's Park on Friday, July 21.




Ultima's Famed Lord British Joins Forces with NEVERDIE to Unite Millions of Gamers in Ethereum-Based Gaming Under NDC Token

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 02:00:00 EDT

MMORPG pioneer and Ultima creator, Richard "Lord British" Garriott to advise NEVERDIE Studios on cross-platform gaming infrastructure on Ethereum Blockchain




Veteran Technology Executive Mark Godley Appointed President of LeadGenius

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:45:14 EDT

BERKELEY, CA--(Marketwired - Jul 18, 2017) - LeadGenius today announced that Mark Godley, a technology industry executive with extensive experience in marketing and sales, has joined the company as President. LeadGenius provides B2B marketing and sales teams with highly-accurate lead generation data and go-to-market intelligence, derived from a unique combination of machine learning and human researchers.




New CVAA Video Captioning Rules Now in Effect

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:43:09 EDT

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - July 18, 2017) - Starting July 1, 2017, all videos or television programming of live or near-live events delivered over the internet (via Internet Protocol, or IP) must be accompanied by captions as part of the 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA). First adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in July 2014, the new CVAA requirements mean captions must be added to pertinent video within twelve (12) hours of a live television airtime and within eight (8) hours of a near-live television airtime. These rules apply if the video was originally accompanied by captions during their television airtime, and/or if the video is using the same audio track as was used in the television version. Videos used by apps or third-party websites do not need to comply.




Canada's Labour Leaders to the Premiers: Canadians Need Life-Saving Pharmacare Plan

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:44:53 EDT

Canadian Labour Leaders urge Premiers to recommit to establishing a single-payer, universal prescription drug plan in Canada




Mountain America Credit Union Earns Five Marketing Association of Credit Unions Awards

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 13:00:16 EDT

WEST JORDAN, UT--(Marketwired - July 18, 2017) - Mountain America Credit Union has been recognized for outstanding marketing by credit union industry peers, earning five awards at the 2017 Marketing Association of Credit Unions (MAC) conference in San Diego. These awards follow Mountain America's nine marketing and business development awards from the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing and Business Development Council.




Media Advisory; Press Conference: Bill 148 and $15 minimum wage

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:12:39 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 18, 2017) - The Ontario Federation of Labour and Fight for $15 and Fairness will present urgently needed changes to Bill 148 at a press conference at Queen's Park on Friday, July 21.




The ADVERTISING Club of New York Names 2017's Advertising People of the Year Across Five Categories

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:33:38 EDT

Burger King's Fernando Machado Honored as Marketer of the Year; GE's Beth Comstock Honored As Industry Legend




Melissa Powers Know Your Customer Initiatives for Meta Payment Systems

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Seamless Data Verification and Geocoding Prevents Customer Fraud in Real-Time




Christine Sinclair, figure dominante du soccer, se fixe comme objectif de vaincre la SP en appuyant le Rendez-vous A&W pour stopper la SP

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - 18 juillet 2017) - Les Services alimentaires A&W du Canada Inc. et la Société canadienne de la sclérose en plaques sont ravis d'annoncer que la double médaillée de bronze olympique et capitaine de l'équipe nationale féminine de soccer du Canada, Christine Sinclair, s'est jointe à la lutte contre la SP dans le cadre de la campagne pancanadienne d'A&W, le Rendez-vous A&W pour stopper la SP. Les 23 et 24 août prochains, elle se rendra dans de multiples restaurants A&W du pays pour rencontrer les membres du personnel et leurs invités et pour appuyer la collecte de fonds.




Soccer Star Christine Sinclair sets her sights on Beating MS through supporting A&W's Burgers to Beat MS

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - July 18, 2017) - A&W Food Services of Canada Inc. and the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada are pleased to announce that two-time Olympic bronze medalist and Canadian women's national soccer team captain, Christine Sinclair, has joined the fight to beat MS through supporting A&W's nation-wide Burgers to Beat MS campaign. She will travel to select A&W restaurants across Canada on August 23rd and 24th, meeting the staff and guests, and helping to raise money.




MOVE Guides CEO Brynne Kennedy Named a 2017 Workforce Magazine Game Changer

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Kennedy Recognized for Disrupting How Organizations Approach Global Talent Management and Mobile Workforce




Simon Says Give(R) Selected By Mall of America(R) for Partnership During The World's Largest Birthday Celebration

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:37:43 EDT

EAGAN, MN--(Marketwired - Jul 17, 2017) - Simon Says Give, a Minnesota-based, youth-led nonprofit, celebrates its 5th birthday with Mall of America, celebrating its 25th birthday, by packing 2,500 birthday boxes in the Mall of America Rotunda on August 8th, 2017 from 8am-8pm. Approximately 500 of those boxes will be sent outside of Minnesota to our chapter locations and partners across the United States.




XMI Adds Jennifer LeMieux as Chief Operating Officer, Expands Executive Leadership Team

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:00:00 EDT

NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - Jul 17, 2017) - XMI, a company that provides entrepreneurial businesses with the infrastructure platform to achieve significant growth, announced today Jennifer LeMieux has joined the company as chief operating officer. In this role, LeMieux will be responsible for strategic planning and management, identifying business development opportunities, managing XMI's IT and Association Management divisions, and strengthening internal teams and company culture. 




First Ever National Organic Sector Report Highlights Quebec's Leadership While Next Door Ontario Is Without Regulations

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:00:00 EDT

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - July 17, 2017) - The State of Organics: Federal-Provincial-Territorial Performance Report 2017 analyzes the existing organic policy frameworks among Canada's federal, provincial and territorial governments. As the first of its kind, the report is a benchmark, demonstrating the current state of affairs.




Friction Author, Jeff Rosenblum Teams Up with Special Spectators for an All-Star Fundraiser and Social Media Partnership

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:00:00 EDT

This July, anyone looking for a good business read can help give kids suffering from illnesses a once in a lifetime opportunity to be a part of an unforgettable college football game day experience through the new Special Spectators and Jeff Rosenblum partnership




Infinite Scrolling Impacts Visually Impaired Users and Could Cause Lawsuits

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:46:06 EDT

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - July 16, 2017) - Infinite scrolling, or perpetual scrolling, is a website design attribute that loads content as an endless single page. Infinite scrolling saves users from moving between multiple distinct pages (pagination), and it can be good for browsing when users are in the mindset to explore.




NVDA becomes a major force in Screen Readers as downloads surge past 100,000

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:50:49 EDT

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - July 14, 2017) - In 2006, NVDA was born, and it was the mission of the creators to make this vital software available to all, for free. At no cost and available in 50+ languages, NVDA is the option of choice for individuals with disabilities to maintain a competitive standard in the workforce, and has more than 100,000 downloads.