Maryland Business

Jill Cully joins Cendyn as Vice President of Sales for the Americas

08 11 2017

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 8, 2017 -- Cendyn, the leading CRM and sales platform in the hospitality industry, has appointed Jill Cully as the Vice President of Sales for the Americas. Jill Cully joins Cendyn as Vice President of Sales for the Americas "We're delighted to have Jill Cully join our team at Cendyn," says Tim Sullivan, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer of Cendyn. "We have seen tremendous growth over the past few years at Cendyn and the appointment of Jill as our VP of Sales, Americas, is a testament to that success. Her wealth of experience and passion for the hospitality industry will be instrumental as a sales leader in our organization." Prior to joining Cendyn, Jill held leadership positions at TSA Solutions, TravelClick and Hilton Hotels. She has extensive experience in leading winning sales teams, consulting with partners and selling complex solutions that drive revenue performance and operating excellence. She holds a Bachelor's Degree...

New Poll: 81% of New Yorkers Want to Choose Clean Energy

08 11 2017

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2017 -- A new poll shows that New York residents overwhelmingly want to be able to choose their energy supplier, choose clean energy and want more renewable energy in New York's power system. The poll commissioned by CleanChoice Energy, a renewable energy company providing 100% clean electricity, was conducted by SurveyUSA. SurveyUSA interviewed 600 New York State adults who rent or own their home, pay their utility bills, and have at least some input on the household choice of utility companies. Support for clean energy choice cut across the typical partisan divide with both Republicans and Democrats overwhelmingly agreeing that they want to be able to choose clean energy. (PRNewsfoto/CleanChoice Energy)... Highlights from the new survey: 79% of New Yorkers want to be able choose who provides their electricity. 81% of New Yorkers want to be able to choose clean, renewable energy as a source for their home. 77% of New Yorkers would be interested...

ReachLocal and Audiology First Win eHealthcare Leadership Award for Best Marketing Campaign

08 11 2017

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Nov. 08, 2017 -- ReachLocal, a leader in enabling online marketing for local businesses and a part of the USA TODAY NETWORK, has won a distinction-level eHealthcare Leadership Award for Best Marketing Campaign in the Medical Practice/Outpatient category. ReachLocal was recognized for delivering a successful integrated digital marketing campaign for its customer, Maryland-based Audiology First.  “It is always exciting to win an award directly connected to the work we do with a valued customer, especially when it has a real positive impact on people’s lives. In the case of Audiology First, our integrated digital marketing campaign helped boost the clinic’s mission to reach and help the hearing impaired,” said Vanessa Vollman O’Donnell, Director, National Health & Wellness Division of ReachLocal. “We share this award with Audiology First and look forward to more successful campaigns with such a wonderful organization.”Audiology First turned...

BOBS from SKECHERS Roving Rescue Bus Arrives in New York City

08 11 2017

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif.--BOBS from SKECHERS, a division of award-winning lifestyle and performance footwear company, SKECHERS USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX), announced that the Company has partnered with national animal welfare organization Best Friends Animal Society to transport 25 adoptable dogs from Houston to rescue groups along the East Coast, ending with yesterday’s final stop at the Best Friends Pet Adoption Center in New York City. The dogs have been traveling on the BOBS from SKECHERS Roving Rescue bus, a school bus that the Company purchased and retrofitted exclusively for lifesaving pet transport. New York’s Roving Rescue visitors met 10 Hurricane Harvey animals who will find homes through Best Friends Pet Adoption Center, and previewed selects from the BOBS Spring collection, including the latest BOBS for Dogs styles. The celebration followed stops in Arlington, Virginia and Waldorf, Maryland, which transported five dogs to the Animal Welfare League of Arlington and 10 dogs to...

Generational Equity Announces Sale of Kohl Building Products to SRS Distribution

08 11 2017

DALLAS, Nov. 8, 2017 -- Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the sale of its client, Kohl Building Products, to SRS Distribution Inc., a portfolio company of Berkshire Partners LLC. The acquisition closed April 28, 2017. Details were not disclosed. Kohl Building Products, based in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a family-owned regional distributor of roofing and other complementary building materials that serves Central Pennsylvania and Maryland through its eight locations. Co-owners Tom and Deb Kearse, along with Kohl's sales and operations team, will remain with the company. SRS Distribution, based in McKinney, Texas, is a private roofing distribution holding company sponsored by Berkshire Partners. With the acquisition of Kohl, SRS has over 180 locations across 41 states operating under 18 unique brand names. Generational Equity's Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions Fred Zweifel successfully...

West High Yield Terminates Agreement to Sell Mining Assets After Purchaser Fails to Pay Deposit

08 11 2017

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 07, 2017 -- As previously announced, on October 5, 2017, West High Yield (W.H.Y.) Resources Ltd. (the "Company") (TSXV:WHY) signed a definitive arm's length purchase and sale agreement (the "Agreement") to sell 100% of its right, title and interest in its Record Ridge South, Midnight and O.K. mineral properties (the "Assets") to Gryphon Enterprises, LLC (the "Purchaser"), a limited liability company based in Maryland, USA, for a purchase price of US$750 million in cash. Under Article 2.2.3 of the Agreement, the Purchaser was required to deliver a non-refundable Deposit of US$500,000 ("Deposit") on or before November 4, 2017, failing which the Company had the right to terminate the Agreement if the deposit was not paid.  As November 4, 2017 did not fall on a "Business Day", the deadline to deliver the Deposit extended to midnight on November 6, 2017. The Purchaser failed to pay the Deposit on or before midnight on November 6, 2017.  Following...

Marriott International Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results Highlights

07 11 2017

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One Liberty Properties Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

07 11 2017

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Cogeco Communications Inc. to Participate in the RBC Capital Markets TMT Deep Dive Conference

07 11 2017

Cogeco Communications Inc. to Participate in the RBC Capital Markets TMT Deep Dive Conference Cogeco Communications Inc.TSX : CCA November 07, 2017 13:47 ET MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Nov. 7, 2017) - Cogeco Communications Inc. (TSX:CCA) announced today that it will be participating in the RBC Capital Markets TMT Deep Dive Conference to be held in Toronto, Ontario, Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Patrice Ouimet, will participate in an interactive discussion at 1:45 p.m. A live audio webcast and rebroadcast of the discussion will be available on the Cogeco Communications Inc. website at http://corpo.cogeco.com/cca/en/investors/. ABOUT COGECO COMMUNICATIONS INC. Cogeco Communications Inc. is a communications corporation. It is the 8th largest cable operator in North America, operating in Canada under the Cogeco Connexion name in Québec and Ontario, and in the United States under the Atlantic Broadband name in western...

Teall Investments Acquires Riddle & Bloom - "Ideas and Access" Agency for the Next Generation of Consumers

07 11 2017

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