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Gibson International and Pacific Union International Announce Plan to Unite

12 12 2017

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Trumark Urban Announces Successful Sellout At Rowan In San Francisco

12 12 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 11, 2017 --  Trumark Urban announced today the sellout of Rowan, a 70-residence, mixed-use residential building in San Francisco's flourishing Mission District. This news comes on the heels of Trumark Urban announcing a rapid sellout at Knox, their project in San Francisco's Dogpatch neighborhood just last week. Sales for Rowan launched in October 2016, led by West Coast condominium sales and marketing firm Polaris Pacific. Rowan in San Francisco "The Mission is one of the most exciting, vibrant and desirable neighborhoods in the City," said Arden Hearing, Managing Director of Trumark Urban. "Rowan was extremely well-received from the start and we are thrilled to celebrate this momentous milestone with a sellout in such a short amount of time which speaks to the urgent need for additional residential housing in San Francisco." The nine-story building is comprised of one- to three-bedroom residences ranging from approximately 656 to 1,300...

Bank of the West Gives $300,000 to Support Small Businesses and Jobs in California's Central Valley

12 12 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Bank of the West announced $300,000 in grants today to support small business growth and job creation in California's Central Valley. Four nonprofits will receive $75,000 each to support entrepreneurs and small business owners and also spur regional job growth. The grants will directly fund programs that start, strengthen, and grow businesses from San Joaquin to Kern Counties. Bank of the West grant recipients (from left to right): Salam Nalia, CEO, Access Plus Capital; Debbie Raven, President and CEO, Valley SBDC; Ralph Martinez, Director of Community Development, Community Action Partnership of Kern; Kurtis Clark, Director, Director Valley Sierra SBDC "The grants will help foster an ecosystem for startups and existing small businesses in the Central Valley, where small business formation and job growth lag behind the rest of California's economy," said Jenny Flores, Head of Community Affairs and Corporate Social Responsibility...

DotLab CEO to Speak at 2017 Technology for Precision Health Summit Presented by Health 2.0

12 12 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Founder and Chief Executive Officer of DotLab, Heather Bowerman, will be speaking at this year's Technology for Precision Health Summit (TPHS) Presented by Health 2.0. The conference will take place on December 12, 2017 in San Francisco, California, and will focus on how technology and big data are transforming healthcare. DotLab CEO Heather Bowerman to Speak at 2017 Technology for Precision Health Summit Presented by Health 2.0 DotLab has developed the first-ever non-invasive saliva test for endometriosis that confirms the presence of active disease. While one in ten women have endometriosis, the disease is often misdiagnosed, and even a correct diagnosis takes an average of ten years and five separate physician visits.[1][2] This is largely because the only way to definitively diagnose endometriosis today is laparoscopic surgery, which physicians often delay because of its invasive nature, potential clinical risks, and significant...

TriCo Bancshares Enters San Francisco Bay Area With Acquisition of FNB Bancorp

12 12 2017

CHICO, Calif. & SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TriCo Bancshares (“TriCo”) (NASDAQ:TCBK) and FNB Bancorp (“FNB”) (NASDAQ:FNBG) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which TriCo, parent company of Tri Counties Bank, will acquire FNB, parent company of First National Bank of Northern California (“FNB NorCal”), in a stock transaction valued at approximately $315.3 million in aggregate, or $40.81 per share based on the closing price of TriCo’s common stock of $41.64 per share on December 8, 2017. The transaction extends Tri Counties Bank’s meaningful presence throughout Northern California into the San Francisco peninsula adding key growth markets and opportunities to serve customers in and around the Bay Area. The combination provides customers on the peninsula with access to a premier community banking franchise committed to the businesses, consumers and the communities it serves. TriCo is headquartered in Chico, CA,...

AHF Hollywood Wellness Center Now Open Full Time, Welcomes Lonnie Calvin, NP

12 12 2017

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lonnie Calvin, NP to head its newest Wellness Center in Los Angeles, located at 1811 N. Western Ave. Calvin, a Stanford-educated licensed nurse practitioner who previously worked for Mission Hospice in Los Angeles County, officially begins her position today. As AHF's largest Wellness Center west of the Mississippi River, the clinic is dedicated to AHF co-founder and AIDS activist Chris Brownlie and will offer free, confidential screenings for HIV, other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and provide linkage to medical care. Also known as the “Western on Wellness” Center, the clinic will be open for walk-ins on Monday to Friday, from 12 – 9PM. Current services at the Wellness Center in the Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center Doctor's Tower, located at 1300 N. Vermont Ave. Suite 407 will remain the same on Thursday and Friday...

Sticker Bling Bling Announces Its Role in the Upcoming 75th Golden Globes

12 12 2017

Golden Globes commission Sticker Bling Bling to produce their "Diamond Jubilee 75" logo as a Rhinestone sticker to adorn champagne bottles at the event. Sherman Oaks, CA, December 11, 2017 -- On January 7, 2018, Sticker Bling Bling’s brightest new sticker will be glittering among Hollywood’s star-studded 75th Golden Globes event, taking place at the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.To commemorate their diamond anniversary, which they are calling the “Diamond Jubilee Edition,” the HFPA (Hollywood Foreign Press Association) created a special 75th-anniversary logo. Assuming its rightful place as an important addition in Hollywood history, the logo was unveiled at the Annual Grants Banquet, held on August 2, 2017, at the Bevelry Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.Brilliantly using the new logo as an elegant theme running throughout the event, the Golden Globes commissioned Sticker Bling Bling, a company specializing in high-end Rhinestone stickers, to...

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Filing of a Class Action Lawsuit Against Inventure Foods, Inc.

11 12 2017

NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Notice is hereby given that Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of Arizona, case no. 2:17-cv-04256, on behalf of shareholders of Inventure Foods, Inc. ("Inventure Foods" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: SNAK) who held Inventure Foods common stock and have been harmed by Inventure Foods' and its board of directors' (the "Board") alleged violations of Sections 14(e), 14(d)(4), and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the "Exchange Act") and SEC Rule 14d-9 in connection with the proposed acquisition of the Company by Heron Sub, Inc., a direct and wholly-owned subsidiary of Utz Quality Foods, LLC (collectively, "Utz"). On October 26, 2017, the Company announced that it had entered into an agreement and plan of merger with Utz, by which Utz will acquire all outstanding shares of Inventure Foods common stock through an all-cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer").  The...

Aeonian Pharmaceuticals closes Seed Funding from Apollo Ventures to develop mTORC1 inhibitors

11 12 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 11, 2017 -- Aeonian Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Aeonian"), a San Francisco Bay Area-based biopharmaceutical company, announced today the closing of a seed financing round. The financing was led by Apollo Ventures, a Life Sciences Venture Capital firm and Life Sciences Company builder working across Europe and North America. In connection with the investment, James Peyer, Managing Partner of Apollo Ventures, has joined Aeonian's Board of Directors. Aeonian is an early-stage company engaged in the discovery and development of compounds harnessing the latest scientific breakthroughs to treat multiple diseases by addressing the underlying causes of disease initiation and progression, such as oxidative, cellular, and environmental stress. The Company's lead compounds are novel and highly selective therapeutics modulating the mTORC1 pathway in order to treat rare diseases. Aeonian expects to use the proceeds from the transaction to advance its pipeline of innovative...

En una fiesta de gala, Jatobá PR premió a 17 agencias y entregó 29 trofeos

11 12 2017

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