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SIGMA Announces 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art – the World’s First 14mm F1.4 Lens – Designed Especially for Astrophotography

SIGMA CORPORATION OF AMERICA

SIGMA Corporation of America, the US subsidiary of SIGMA Corporation (CEO: Kazuto Yamaki. Headquarters: Asao-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa, Japan) is pleased to announce the SIGMA 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art lens. This is the world's widest F1.4 single focal length lens *, born from our engineers' passion for capturing the widest, brightest, highest-resolution, and most captivating starry sky images possible. Designed specifically for astrophotography, the 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art lens is a full-frame, ultra wide-angle prime designed exclusively for mirrorless camera systems, and is available in Sony E-mount and Leica L-Mount. This lens offers a full set of features designed for astrophotography including a removable tripod socket, MFL switch (Manual Focus Lock function), lens heater retainer, rear filter holder, and a specially-designed front cap including a NEW locking mechanism and NEW filter storage slots. All this, plus thorough aberration correction make this possibly the best lens ever made for astrophotography. Its ultra-wide 14mm angle of view that captures wide starry skies and bright F1.4 aperture that minimizes exposure time are ideal specifications for astrophotography. Incredibly sharp from corner to corner with splash and dust-resistant construction, this lens retains the same high performance and quality standards found within the SIGMA F1.4 Art lens lineup. The astrophotography-focused feature set and total optical performance make this an excellent lens for high-end architecture, real estate, and landscape photography as well. The lens will retail for $1,599 through authorized US retailers and will be available in late June 2023. * Excluding fisheye lenses, as interchangeable lenses for mirrorless cameras and SLR cameras (as of June, 2023 by SIGMA) Learn more about the SIGMA 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art lens: https://www.sigmaphoto.com/14mm-f1-4-dg-dn-a #SIGMA #SIGMA14mmF14Art #SIGMAArt #SIGMAArtPrime #SIGMADGDN Exclusively designed for full-frame mirrorless cameras A | Art SIGMA 14mm F1.4 DG DN New vision. Expanding possibilities. Ultra wide-angle 14mm with a maximum aperture of F1.4 and outstanding optical performance Abundant functions and accessories to support starscape photography Signature Art line features and high build quality Supplied accessories: Case, COVER LENS CAP LC1014-01, REAR CAP LCR II, TRIPOD SOCKET TS-141, PROTECTIVE COVER PT-41, GUIDE PLATE GP-11 Available mounts: L-Mount, Sony E-mount * The appearance and specifications of the product are subject to change. * This product is developed, manufactured and sold based on the specifications of E-mount which was disclosed by Sony Corporation under the license agreement with Sony Corporation. * L-Mount is a registered trademark of Leica Camera AG. The world's first and only* lens that combines an ultra-wide angle of 14mm with a maximum aperture of F1.4. All for the best starscape photography. The stars in the sky are a source of inspiration for viewers. On the other hand, the starry sky is a very demanding subject for a wide-angle lens, with its numerous tiny point light sources spread over the entire image. The 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art is the world's widest F1.4 single focal length lens*, born from our engineers' passion for capturing the widest, brightest, highest-resolution, and most captivating starry sky possible. Thanks to SIGMA's latest technology, the lens combines an ultra-wide angle of 14mm with a maximum aperture of F1.4. In addition, SIGMA's lens technology has achieved high optical performance with thorough correction of sagittal coma flare, specialized functions to support starry landscape photography, and high-speed AF with the HLA (High-response Linear Actuator) linear motor. The Milky Way stretching across the night sky, twinkling stars emerging over ridgelines ― the 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art can make this a reality as an image that surpasses the actual photographic experience. Its proven ability in shooting starscapes will provide new possibilities for visual expression and enjoyment in all scenes, including daytime landscapes, architecture, and indoor photography in dark and confined spaces. * Excluding fisheye lenses, as interchangeable lenses for mirrorless cameras and SLR cameras (as of June, 2023 by SIGMA). [ Key Features ] 1. Ultra wide-angle 14mm with a maximum aperture of F1.4 and outstanding optical performance This world-first performance was achieved by applying the best of SIGMA's optical technologies, from the design to the lens manufacturing process. 19 elements in 15 groups, including 1 SLD glass element, 3 FLD glass elements, and 4 aspherical lens elements, make up a luxurious lens configuration. This allows for advanced aberration correction and a high degree of precision in the lens construction. This allows both advanced aberration correction and F1.4 brightness. In particular, sagittal coma flare, which distorts the shape of stars, has been carefully corrected, and even at the widest aperture, the lens delivers high image reproducibility right to the periphery of the image. Ghosting and flare are also thoroughly addressed through both optical design and coatings. This allows for clear, crisp shooting of starry sky and night scenes. Optimized for starscapes, which require extremely high performance, this lens delivers images that exceed expectations in any scene, including landscapes, architecture snapshots, portraits, and indoor photography. 2. Abundant functions and accessories to support starscape photography The 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art is equipped with a wealth of features to support starscape photography. This fully backs up the fun of starscape photography. Tripod Socket Includes a detachable tripod mount compatible with Arca-Swiss type. The 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art can be mounted on a tripod in a more stable condition, as it is heavier on the front side. The shape is designed to prevent interference even when using the lens heater. MFL (Manual Focus Lock) Switch A switch to lock the manual focus at a desired position. Prevents focus shift caused by unintentional operation of the focus ring. This is useful for long time exposure photography, etc., where the focus is fixed. Lens Heater Retainer Steps around the front and lens heater retainers prevent the lens heater* from protruding into the front of the lens and causing vignetting on the periphery of the screen. * A belt-shaped heater that is wrapped around the lens to prevent condensation from forming inside the lens when the temperature drops. Rear Filter Holder A rear filter holder is provided as standard equipment at the lens mount for attaching a sheet-type rear filter. A lock mechanism is also provided to prevent the filter from falling out. Special front cap with locking mechanism and filter slots Includes a cover-type front cap with locking mechanism. It also has a newly developed filter slot that can hold two rear filters depending on the application. The cap is specially designed for the 14mm F1.4 DG DN | Art to protect the sheet filters from scratches and dirt while ensuring that they are not mistakenly taken out or forgotten. 3. Signature Art line features and high build quality In addition to functions specifically designed for shooting starscapes, the lens is equipped with various functions to assist in shooting, including an AFL button to which any function can be assigned and an aperture ring. The body is dust and splash resistant, and the frontmost surface of the lens is coated with a water- and stain-repellent coating, so you can shoot outdoors in harsh environments with peace of mind. The HLA (High-response Linear Actuator) enables high-speed, quiet, and highly accurate autofocusing. In order to maintain performance while supporting a lens with a large aperture, the lens has a robust internal structure and uses lightweight materials such as polycarbonate TSC (Thermally Stable Composite), which has a thermal shrinkage rate equivalent to that of aluminum, and magnesium in appropriate locations to reduce weight while ensuring robustness. The lens body is built with the high build quality of the Art line specifications, allowing the user to fully enjoy the unique performance of the lens in any environment, including shooting starscapes. [ Additional Features ] Lens construction: 19 elements in 15 groups (3 FLD,1 SLD, and 4 aspherical elements) Inner focus system Compatible with high-speed autofocus HLA (High-response Linear Actuator) Compatible with Lens Aberration Correction Function available on supported cameras only. Available corrections and auto correction functionality may vary depending on the camera model. On cameras where lens aberration correction is controlled with 'ON' or 'OFF' in the camera menu, please set all aberration correction functions to 'ON' (AUTO). Supports DMF and AF+MF Compatible with AF assist (Sony E-mount only) Super Multi-Layer Coating Water and Oil Repellent Coating (front element) Aperture ring Aperture ring click switch Aperture ring lock switch AFL button MFL switch Rear Filter Holder (compatible with GUIDE PLATE GP-11) Lens Heater Retainer Focus Mode Switch Support for switching between linear and non-linear focus ring settings (for L-Mount only) Dust and Splash Resistant Structure TRIPOD SOCKET TS-141 supplied Special front cap with locking mechanism and filter slot: COVER LENS CAP LC1014-01 (NEW) Compatible with SIGMA USB DOCK UD-11 (sold separately / for L-Mount only) Designed to minimize flare and ghosting Every single lens undergoes SIGMA's proprietary MTF measuring system 11-blade rounded diaphragm High-precision, durable brass bayonet mount "Made in Japan" craftsmanship Learn more about SIGMA's craftsmanship here: https://www.sigma-global.com/en/about/craftsmanship/ [ Key Specifications ] The figures below are for the L-Mount version: [ Product Barcode ] [ Accessories: Supplied ] [ Accessories: Optional ] [ Contact ] For further information, please contact your local authorized SIGMA Service Station listed here: https://www.sigma-global.com/en/world-network/ [ Information ] SIGMA Corporation: https://www.sigma-global.com/en/ Product information: https://www.sigma-global.com/en/lenses/a023_14_14/ [ About SIGMA Corporation ] Craftsmanship. Precision. Dedication. Since 1961, SIGMA has been devoted to the pursuit of advancing photographic technology. Unique to the industry, the family-owned business produces its high-quality, award-winning still photo and cinema camera lenses, DSLR and mirrorless cameras, flashes, filters and accessories from its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility located in Aizu, Japan. In 2012, the company introduced SIGMA Global Vision with three distinct lens lines: Art, Contemporary and Sports. Designed for industry camera mount systems including Canon, Fujifilm, Leica, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Sony and SIGMA, each lens is handcrafted and tested in Japan to ensure a high-performance, premium product that is purpose-built to last. In 2016, the SIGMA Cine lens lineup was launched, further cementing SIGMA as an innovator in imaging engineering. Embodying the core optical DNA that has defined the SIGMA benchmark of excellence, SIGMA Cine lenses meet the needs of advanced 6k and 8k cinema production. Forming the landmark L-Mount alliance alongside Leica and Panasonic in 2018, SIGMA continues its storied tradition of imaging excellence through groundbreaking innovations such as the native L-mount SIGMA fp and fp L full-frame mirrorless digital cameras, announced in July 2019 and March 2021 respectively. These products, along with over 30 award-winning SIGMA Global Vision lenses available in native L-Mount format, demonstrate SIGMA's continued commitment to the creative community through expanded product offerings. With the fp, fp L and these lenses, even more users can now leverage SIGMA's renowned optical formula to achieve their creative vision with ease. For information about SIGMA America, please visit sigmaphoto.com and SIGMA Blog for helpful information about our products. Follow SIGMA America (Photo): Facebook, Twitter and Instagram Follow SIGMA Ameica (Cine): Facebook, Twitter and Instagram Contact Details SIGMA Jack Howard +1 631-201-7381 SIGMA.PR@Sigmaphoto.com Company Website https://www.sigma-global.com/en/

June 08, 2023 08:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Mangoceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: MGRX) and the Booming Men's Health Market

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The men's health sector is ripe with potential, offering attractive opportunities as companies meet the growing demand for male-centric wellness solutions. Recent market research projects a staggering compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 15.00% by 2029, signaling substantial potential for investors. A confluence of factors, including a rise in men's health awareness, a paradigm shift in societal norms that emphasize self-care, and ground-breaking developments in medical technology and research, are just a few of the factors driving the growth in this sector. The Market The men's health market encompasses a diverse range of products and services, including pharmaceuticals, dietary supplements, fitness equipment, personal care products, telehealth services, and tailored wellness programs. These offerings cater to various aspects of men's health, including physical fitness, mental wellness, and nutritional support. Mangoceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGRX) MGRX is an emerging company that specializes in developing, marketing, and selling cutting-edge men's health and wellness products. Through their secure telemedicine platform called 'MangoRx,' they provide convenient access to their flagship product, Mango—an innovative medication specifically designed to treat the symptoms ED. IPO MangoRx recently concluded its successful IPO on the Nasdaq Capital Market, generating $5,000,000 in gross proceeds. These funds will be utilized to finance marketing and operational expenses related to the planned launch of their flagship Mango product. Additionally, the proceeds will support talent acquisition, software development, and general corporate purposes. Mangoceuticals is making waves in the men's health market with its innovative approach and commitment to redefining the standards for ED treatment. Unlike many competitors offering generic medications, Mangoceuticals takes pride in creating its own expertly formulated ED compounds, ensuring a superior experience for customers. The MGRX Approach Beyond product offerings, Mangoceuticals understands the importance of education and information in men's health. MangoRx is dedicated to providing comprehensive knowledge and resources, empowering men to make informed decisions about their well-being. By sharing information confidently and breaking down barriers, Mangoceuticals is destigmatizing the conversation around men's health. MangoRx offers a convenient telemedicine platform, allowing men to access their products without leaving their homes. By eliminating the need for in-person doctor visits, MangoRx provides a discreet and accessible solution for men's health needs. With a streamlined process, users can create an account, complete a telemedicine session, and have their prescribed products delivered to their doorstep. The MangoRx approach differs from other ED treatments in its commitment to education and refreshing approach to the topic. While the subject matter is serious, MangoRx embraces a fun and confident attitude. By injecting humor into their brand, they aim to empower men on their journey to better health, ensuring that the pursuit of 'intimate well-being' is an enjoyable experience. Mango (Man-Go) Mango, Mangoceuticals' flagship product, is a groundbreaking solution designed to address men's unique concerns. Unlike many competitors offering generic medications, Mangoceuticals takes pride in creating its own expertly formulated ED compounds, ensuring a superior experience for customers. Crafted with FDA-approved ingredients, Mango combines a selection of compounds to target the challenges men face in intimate situations. Mango stands out with its rapid-dissolving mango-flavored tablets, which deliver quicker results by efficiently entering the bloodstream. These sublingual Rapid Dissolving Tablets (RDTs) contain the same active ingredient as Cialis (tadalafil), as well as the MGRX unique blend. By incorporating this combination, Mango offers a tasty, efficient, and powerful solution for men seeking faster relief from the symptoms of ED. Earlier this month, MGRX announced via Twitter that Mango is now available in Nevada. This expansion marks a significant milestone for Mangoceuticals as they continue to broaden their market reach and offer their cutting-edge men's health and wellness products to new potential customers. Mango is now available in 44 states, including Nevada and the District of Columbia. Looking Ahead With its focus on innovation, education, and maintaining a fun and confident approach, MGRX could make a significant impact in the men's health market. They provide men with the tools and resources they need to prioritize their well-being and enhance their overall quality of life. 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June 07, 2023 11:36 PM Eastern Daylight Time

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HIBBETT ANNOUNCES COACH SYDNEY CARTER AS INNAGURAL SUPPORT HER SOLE RESIDENT EMPOWERING GIRLS AND WOMEN

Hibbett, Inc.

Hibbett, Inc (NASDAQ:HIBB), a Birmingham based athletic-inspired fashion retailer with more than 1,100 Hibbett and City Gear stores nationwide, today announced that retired WNBA player and Director of Player Development at University of Texas, Sydney Carter has been named a Hibbett Support Her Sole Resident. Hibbett first launched the Support Her Sole project in partnership with Nike in August of 2021, to support and empower Gen-Z girls and Millennial women to break barriers and be limitless. Support Her Sole is a celebration of women who pave the way for others and a way to encourage Gen-Z girls and Millennial women to knock down boundaries and create their own through self-expression and by being themselves. Over the past two years, Hibbett in partnership with Nike has hosted Support Her Sole outreach events in communities across the country, provided $150,000 in grants to women’s athletic programs in schools, partnered with fashionable female creators and featured a diverse group of women who are breaking barriers, in key Hibbett marketing campaigns. “We first launched the Support Her Sole project to positively highlight the stories of women and girls who are making a difference in the communities we serve and over the past two years it has blossomed into something more than we could have imagined,” said Sarah Sharp-Wangaard, VP Marketing, Hibbett. “Sydney Carter represents the epitome of our Support Her Sole philosophy and we are thrilled to name her as our first official Support Her Sole Resident. Partnering with Sydney will help elevate our program by casting a wider net to engage, empower and positively impact current and future generations of girls and women.” As a Support Her Sole Resident, Sydney Carter will be a keynote motivational speaker at Hibbett Support Her Sole events, lead workouts for women’s athletic teams at school assemblies and share her ideas and insights about empowering young girls to be successful in sports and life. Hibbett plans to host several Support Her Sole events with new Resident, Sydney Carter throughout the summer. “I am so honored to be a part of the Hibbett Support Her Sole campaign,” said Sydney Carter. “This campaign is a stepping-stone in women supporting women. Women are important. Women are powerful. Women are beautiful. Women are smart. Women are trendsetters. Women are equally fit and capable. This campaign supports all of those attributes and as a woman, I am proud to be able to represent.” About Sydney Carter Sydney Carter is a WNBA Veteran, NCAA Champion, Overseas Professional Basketball Player, and current Assistant Women's Basketball Coach at the University of Texas. She took the world by storm during the 2021-2022 basketball season where she received backlash for the pink pants she was wearing during her teams Breast Cancer Awareness Game - dubbing her "The Pink Pants Coach." Sydney is a representation that women in sports can be both feminine and stylish while getting things done on and off the court. About Hibbett Hibbett, headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is a leading athletic-inspired fashion retailer with 1,133 Hibbett and City Gear specialty stores located in 36 states as of January 28, 2023. Hibbett has a rich history of convenient locations, personalized customer service and access to coveted footwear, apparel and equipment from top brands like Nike, Jordan and adidas. Consumers can browse styles, find new releases, shop looks and make purchases online or in their nearest store by visiting www.hibbett.com. Follow us @hibbettsports and @citygear on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Contact Details Wendy Yellin pr@hibbett.com Company Website https://www.Hibbett.com

June 07, 2023 10:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Heart of the Neighborhood: Honoring and Supporting Local Businesses

YourUpdateTV

When local businesses thrive, neighborhoods thrive. And in a time when neighborhood businesses face unprecedented challenges, we witness the power of community spirit. Recently, Caty Kobe, Nextdoor's Head of Community conducted a satellite media tour to highlight the efforts and initiatives underway to ensure our local businesses not only survive but thrive. A video accompanying this announcement is available at: https://youtu.be/HE5jF2FDdZc Local businesses form the heart and soul of our communities. In addition to providing goods and services, these businesses create jobs, contribute to the local economy and bring character to the community. So, to say thank you to those who don’t take a summer break, Nextdoor, the neighborhood network, hosts an annual ‘for neighbors, by neighbors’ awards celebrating and spotlighting the local businesses that are beloved by their customers. Recognizing the top 1% of local businesses on Nextdoor, the 7th annual ‘Neighborhood Faves’ award campaign has just kicked off, inviting neighbors to honor the local businesses they love most. From June 1 to June 30, neighbors on Nextdoor can vote for all of their favorite businesses across 20 categories, from their go-to restaurants, brunch spots and cafes, wellness and home services providers, and more. Celebrating your favorite local businesses with a Neighborhood Fave vote is an amazing way to support your local economy and to spread the word about the places you love. Head over to the Nextdoor app or visit nextdoor.com/faves to vote for your favorites. Because when local businesses thrive, neighborhoods thrive. Neighborhood Faves winners will be announced in July. See the 2023 Neighborhood Faves Awards official rules for more information. To connect with your local neighborhood, download the app or login at nextdoor.com. About Nextdoor Nextdoor (NYSE: KIND) is where you connect to the neighborhoods that matter to you so you can belong. Kindness is core to our purpose: to cultivate a kinder world where everyone has a neighborhood they can rely on. Neighbors around the world turn to Nextdoor daily to receive trusted information, give and get help, get things done, and build real-world connections with those nearby — neighbors, businesses, and public services. Today, neighbors rely on Nextdoor in more than 305,000 neighborhoods across 11 countries. In the U.S., 1 in 3 households uses the network. Nextdoor is based in San Francisco. For additional information and images: nextdoor.com/newsroom. About Caty Kobe Caty Kobe is Head of Community at Nextdoor, responsible for overseeing the global moderation program. She's a rescue dog mama, an avid gardener, a karaoke enthusiast, and a proud San Franciscan. Contact Details YourUpdateTV +1 212-736-2727 yourupdatetv@gmail.com

June 07, 2023 09:34 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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AmeriLife’s Saybrus Partners Agrees to Transfer Agreement with Prudential Financial to Expand Firm’s Industry-Leading Life Distribution

AmeriLife

Saybrus Partners (“Saybrus”), a market leader in life and annuity distribution and an affiliate of AmeriLife Group, LLC (“AmeriLife”), announced today that it has reached an agreement with Prudential Financial, Inc. (“Prudential”) to move the latter’s wholesale life insurance brokerage general agency known as Prudential Life Distributors to Saybrus, cementing the firm as a premier provider of life insurance point of sale consultation in the industry. Per the agreement, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “We’re thrilled to welcome our newest colleagues to Saybrus and are excited for the opportunities ahead,” said Edward W. Cassidy, managing principal of Saybrus Partners. “Today’s announcement represents a significant milestone for our company and highlights the strength of our best-in-class life insurance distribution model. We look forward to continuing to grow our business and accelerating the success of our partners’ advisors and their clients.” “We are thrilled to partner with Saybrus, who shares our deep commitment towards clients and the people who support them,” added Kevin Brayton, head of Individual Life Insurance Distribution and Sales for Prudential Financial. “I am confident that under Ed’s leadership, Saybrus will only continue to drive a much greater impact on key relationships and strengthen the value of those relationships over time.” Based in Hartford, Conn., Saybrus Partners was formed in 2009 to bring its boutique distribution model to financial institutions, delivering customized support, proactive consultation and transparent, centralized management for advisors and insurance agents. The company was acquired by AmeriLife in 2021 and operates as a standalone company. Since its inception, Saybrus, which has nearly 200 employees nationwide, has insured nearly half a million lives with more than $130 billion death benefit in force. “As AmeriLife Wealth sets out to redefine the agent and advisor experience, today’s announcement is a testament to the incredible impact that our distribution partners are making,” said Mike Vietri, Chief Distribution Officer of Wealth for AmeriLife. “We’re excited for this injection of talent into an already performative business, and look forward to continued expansion of our services and support for the institutional market.” ### About Saybrus Partners Saybrus Partners, LLC helps institutions and financial professionals address clients' needs with insurance and annuity solutions for basic protection as well as retirement, estate and business planning. Its partner firms include institutional financial advisories, insurance retailers, banks and broker/dealers. Customizing its services to best fit its partners' businesses, the company offers a complete set of distribution capabilities including assisted sales, traditional wholesaling, new business operations and custom product design. For more information, visit www.saybruspartners.com and follow Saybrus on LinkedIn. About AmeriLife AmeriLife’s strength is its mission: to provide insurance and retirement solutions to help people live longer, healthier lives. In doing so, AmeriLife has become recognized as the leader in developing, marketing, and distributing life and health insurance, annuities and retirement planning solutions to enhance the lives of pre-retirees and retirees across the United States. For more than 50 years, AmeriLife has partnered with top insurance carriers to provide value and quality to customers served through a distribution network of over 300,000 insurance agents and advisors and 120 marketing organizations and insurance agency locations nationwide. For more information, visit AmeriLife.com, and follow AmeriLife on Facebook and LinkedIn. Contact Details Media Jeff Maldonado +1 321-297-1112 jmaldonado@amerilife.com Partnership Inquiries Patrick Nichols +1 727-726-0726 pnichols@amerilife.com Distribution Inquiries Aziz Ali +1 806-490-9853 aali@saybruspartners.com Company Website https://amerilife.com/

June 06, 2023 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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ARCHCARE SENIOR LIFE PACE PROGRAM PARTNERS WITH INTUS CARE TO DELIVER A DATA DRIVEN APPROACH TO EXCEPTIONAL ELDER CARE

Intus Care

ArchCare, the Archdiocese of New York’s healthcare system that every day cares for more than 10,000 seniors, the poor, and persons with special needs, in partnership with Intus Care, developer of innovative predictive software and services designed for geriatric health, has recently implemented data-driven software that more accurately identifies high-risk elders in its ArchCare Senior Life, Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). ArchCare will utilize Intus Care’s Integrated Care Services and its software analytics platform to allow ArchCare caregivers to mount an immediate, aggressive response. ArchCare Senior Life, Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), is a comprehensive and innovative model of care for people 55 years of age and older who qualify for nursing-home-level care. PACE is a government Medicare and Medicaid program designed to support older Americans who wish to remain living in their homes by providing comprehensive medical and social services, including medical management, transportation, and assistance with daily activities. ArchCare leverages advanced technologies to serve its population of residents and participants across its system of nursing homes and PACE centers. ArchCare will utilize Intus Care’s Integrated Care Services and its software analytics platform to optimize the care provided to adults enrolled in ArchCare Senior Life, which serves elders in Manhattan, The Bronx, Staten Island, and Westchester. Intus Care is a developer of innovative predictive software and services designed for geriatric health. “With this new technology, we can pinpoint who is at risk for a decline, fall or other adverse event, and focus care where it’s needed immediately," said Dr. Walid Michelen, Senior Vice President, Clinical Planning & Innovation and Chief Medical Officer, ArchCare. “Intus Care’s Integrated Care Services tool helps us ensure that ArchCare’s PACE participants are receiving the most effective care and support to enhance their quality of life." By utilizing comprehensive, duals-specific algorithms, Intus Care identifies participants at high risk for hospitalizations and chronic disease onset - allowing ArchCare’s PACE program to optimize care planning. Intus Care has a team of PACE experts committed to helping geriatric care programs grow and improve their operations. Working collaboratively with leadership teams and staff, the ICS process executes project work plans, creates a data-driven culture to improve clinical outcomes, ensures CMS compliance, manages utilization, and optimizes quality. Over the last year, Intus Care has increased its presence in NYC with an office on East 78th Street, a growing employee base in the area, and the relocation of several leadership team members. “ArchCare is a forward-thinking PACE program in Manhattan, New York, with a fantastic team, providing hundreds of participants high-quality, individualized care as they age in place,” said Laura Ferrara, Chief Strategy Officer at Intus Care. “We are proud to work with ArchCare, empowering their team through data-driven decisions, optimizing care outcomes, operational practices, and compliance alignment across the program.” About ArchCare ArchCare is the Continuing Care Community of the Archdiocese of New York, and one of the nation’s largest and most dynamic Catholic healthcare systems. ArchCare provides quality care to thousands of people of all faiths through its home and community-based and residential care programs, including health plans and nursing home alternatives, adult day care, long-term skilled nursing care, short-term rehabilitation, home care, assisted living, hospice, an acute care specialty hospital and services for people with Huntington’s disease, HIV/AIDS, developmental disabilities, and other specialized care needs. About Intus Care Intus Care leverages analytics and data-driven services to improve care for the healthcare system’s most socially vulnerable and clinically complex patients. By integrating disparate data sources, highlighting patient risk, and implementing innovative processes, Intus Care empowers managed care organizations, including PACE programs and Special Needs Plans (SNPs), to make informed decisions and drive outcomes. Contact Details SVM Public Relations Jordan Bouclin & Alison Matthiessen +1 401-490-9700 intuscare@svmpr.com ArchCare Sarah McAllister +1 212-576-2700 Goodman.ArchCare@goodmanmedia.com Company Website https://www.intuscare.com/

June 06, 2023 10:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Broward Education Foundation Partners with Campus Multimedia to Benefit Broward County’s Schools and Students

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Broward Education Foundation (BEF), a 501(c)3 that supports educational enhancements for the 6 th largest school district in the country, today announced an exclusive partnership with Campus Multimedia. As the fastest-growing high school sports media company in the nation, Campus Multimedia will provide marketing programs that will benefit the schools, students, and brands. The partnership will focus on sponsorship representation of the High School National Football Showcase in Broward County, The Kreul, the Brian Piccolo Award, Broward Sports Hall of Fame, and future events and platforms. In addition, Campus Multimedia will work with Broward Education Foundation to create district wide opportunities and create value added marketing programs across the entire community. “Our goal is to shine a national spotlight on the amazing work and programming produced by the Broward Education Foundation,” said Karl Mawhinney, CEO of Campus Multimedia. “We’ll connect brands and offer new partnership opportunities that will ultimately support the important mission of the foundation: to develop, promote and fund emerging educational initiatives that benefit the Broward County community.” “Our partnership with Campus Multimedia is based on shared values that drive our collective vision to promote the Broward Education Foundation and our growth to enhance impact in the community,” said James A. Knapp, Director of Advancement, Broward Education Foundation. “They understand the power of relationships and the importance of what truly matters to our current and future partners.” About Broward County Education Foundation Broward Education Foundation is the only 501(c)3 charitable organization solely dedicated to supporting Broward County Public Schools and serves as a catalyst for educational excellence by providing teacher grants to fund development of innovative curriculum that advances Pre K-12 achievement; vitally needed school supplies for Title I school students, and scholarships for qualified high school seniors. Established in 1983, the non-profit Broward Education Foundation contributes more than $3 million to Broward County Public Schools annually. About Campus Multimedia Campus Multimedia (CM) is on a mission to improve school life for students, teachers, and school districts through brand partnership programs that meet school needs. Its extensive network of 77,000+ school relationships creates an unparalleled impact for brands to step inside schools at scale with mutually beneficial goals. As the leader in school marketing execution, CM creates platforms for brands to achieve their goals and schools to receive resources. Learn more at campusmultimedia.com Contact Details Eric PR & Marketing, LLC Eric Nemeth nemeth@ericpr.com Company Website https://www.campusmultimedia.com/

June 06, 2023 09:05 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Jollibee Foods Corporation starts the year strong, Reports +20.2% Systemwide Sales Growth in North America in Q1 2023

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MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Media OutReach - 6 June 2023 - Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC), one of the largest and fastest-growing restaurant companies in the world, reported +20.2% Systemwide Sales Growth and +6.7% Same Store Sales Growth in North America (Philippine Brands and Smashburger), as disclosed by the company. JFC operates several quick service restaurants in the region, led by its flagship brand Jollibee, known for its fried chicken called Chickenjoy. It also runs the burger chain Smashburger and coffee and tea chain The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (CBTL), which both posted strong systemwide and same store sales growth in the region. The JFC Group eyes North America as a key market to achieve its vision of being among the top 5 restaurant companies in the world. It plans to open 550 to 600 stores globally in 2023, through organic growth and franchising, as part of its accelerated expansion plans to meet its vision. Jollibee North America: Continued Strong Growth and American Market Crossover Jollibee US and Canada continued to post strong double-digit systemwide sales in Q1 2023. It ended Q1 2023 with 89 stores, opening three stores for the quarter including its first-ever double drive-thru in North America located in Orlando, Florida. Last year, it opened 11 stores, including in the iconic New York Times Square and Vancouver—its first in British Columbia, Canada. "Our successful growth in North America is thanks in no small part to the support of our thousands of customers across the region, and to our teams who joyfully serve them every day," shared Maribeth Dela Cruz, President of Jollibee Group North America—Philippine Brands. "We are delighted to see more and more customers enjoying our signature Chickenjoy fried chicken, Chicken Sandwich, and Peach Mango Pie, both from our devoted Filipino-American fans and new Mainstream American followers. Their support shows that Jollibee has what it takes to successfully compete in the world's largest QSR market, and is an important pillar in our company's global expansion strategy." Jollibee's signature Chickenjoy was named America's Best Chain Fried Chicken in 2022 Eater.com, besting 15 other fried chicken products from other global quick service restaurant chains. The brand was likewise named among America's Hottest Brands by AdAge, a global marketing and media publication based in the US. The brand continues to see more and more local Americans coming to its stores, with some locations seeing majority Americans as patrons. Commenting on the JFC Group's Global performance for Q1 2023, JFC President and CEO Ernesto Tanmantiong stated: "Our first quarter financial results reflected continued strong momentum, delivering another quarter of strong topline and operating income growth," shared Tanmantiong. SWS growth was broad-based with all brands posting strong double-digit growth compared to the first quarter of 2022. We delivered strong operating profit growth despite continued macro challenges. We remain focused on navigating through these uncertainties and are confident in our ability to deliver another year of strong growth." Jollibee Group Outlook for 2023 Based on its target for the year, the JFC Group projects full-year global systemwide sales to be up by 15.0% to 20.0%, with same store sales growth of 7% to 10.0% and store network increase of not less than 5.0%. Operating income growth will range from 20.0% to 25.0%. The JFC Group expects capital expenditures to be in the range of Php17.0 to 19.0 billion. Awards and Recognitions For the third straight year, Forbes named the JFC Group among the World's Best Employers in 2022. The JFC Group is the highest-ranking restaurant company and the highest-ranking Philippine-based company. The JFC Group was also recognized by the ASEAN Corporate Governance Scorecard Golden Arrow Awards, which measures a company's performance in such areas as facilitating the rights and equitable treatment of shareholders, ensuring transparency through timely disclosure of material information, and monitoring how the board guides the company strategically and its accountability to its stakeholders. For more information on the Jollibee Group, visit www.jollibeegroup.com. About Jollibee Group Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC, also known as Jollibee Group) is one of the fastest-growing restaurant companies in the world. Its mission is to serve great-tasting food and bring the joy of eating to everyone through its 16 brands with over 6,500 stores across 34 countries including the Philippines, United States, Canada, the People's Republic of China, United Kingdom, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, and Australia. The Jollibee Group has eight wholly owned brands (Jollibee, Chowking, Greenwich, Red Ribbon, Mang Inasal, Yonghe King, Hong Zhuang Yuan, Smashburger); four franchised brands (Burger King, Panda Express, and Yoshinoya in the Philippines, and Tim Ho Wan in certain territories in China); 80% ownership of The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf; 60% ownership in the SuperFoods Group that owns Highlands Coffee; and 51% ownership of Milksha, a popular Taiwanese bubble tea brand. The Jollibee Group, through its subsidiary Jollibee Worldwide Pte. Ltd. (JWPL) owns 90% participating interest in Titan Dining LP, a private equity fund that owns the Tim Ho Wan brand. The Jollibee Group has a joint venture with the THW Group to open and operate THW restaurants in Mainland China. It also has a business venture with award-winning Chef Rick Bayless for Tortazo, a Mexican fast-casual restaurant business in the United States. The Jollibee Group has launched its global sustainability agenda dubbed Joy for Tomorrow, which aims to strengthen the company's commitment to sustainable business practices. The agenda centers on the key pillars of Food, People, and Planet, and consists of 10 focus areas namely: food safety, food quality, nutrition & transparency, employee welfare, farmers livelihood, community support, good governance, packaging & recycling, waste reduction, and energy & water efficiency. Each focus area sets goals and initiatives that contribute and align with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). The Jollibee Group was named the Philippines' most admired company by the Asian Wall Street Journal for ten years. It was also honored as one of Asia's Fab 50 Companies and among the World's Best Employers and World's Top Female-Friendly Companies by Forbes. The company is also a two-time recipient of Gallup's Exceptional Workplace Award, making it the only Philippine-based company to receive the distinction. To learn more about Jollibee Group, visit www.jollibeegroup.com Forward-Looking Statements Disclaimer The preceding disclosure contain forward-looking statements that are based on certain assumptions of Management and are subject to risks and opportunities or unforeseen events. Actual results could differ materially from those contemplated in the relevant forward-looking statement and the JFC Group gives no assurance that such forward-looking statements will prove to be correct or that such intentions will not change. This Press Release discloses important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the JFC Group's expectations. All subsequent written and oral forward- looking statements attributable to the JFC Group or persons acting on behalf of the JFC Group are expressly qualified in their entirety by the above cautionary statements. Contact Details Associate Business Director, Pulse Communications Katz Bernardo +63 917 878 0718 katz.bernardo@pulsephil.com

June 06, 2023 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Herborium Group, Inc. (OTC:HBRM) CEO Discusses Future Opportunities in Tech-Driven Natural Wellness and Beauty Sectors

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Herborium Group, Inc. (HBRN) is a botanical therapeutics® company that addresses dermatological and other health and wellness concerns via its proprietary medicinal products that are supported by science-centered content. In an exclusive interview with the Capital Gains Report, HBRN CEO Dr. Agnes Olszewski discussed the company’s track to take advantage of promising opportunities arising in the natural segment of the wellness industry, particularly as it applies to skincare, and an important boost to this area of the market can get from the application of artificial intelligence. HBRN’s Approach of Integrating Medicine and Beauty The global natural cosmetics market is growing at a fast pace and is projected to reach $79.6 billion by 2033, with an annual growth rate of 5.1%. This rise is driven by the emergence of a new category of advanced, natural ingredient-based products available via conventional retail channels and online retailers, as well as the growing prominence of safer and more efficacious science-based beauty and wellness culture, which fuels the accelerated demand for natural beauty products. Dr. Olszewski said, “One of the most important trends in the healthcare and beauty sectors is the merger of clinical skincare with natural skincare to create safe and validated “hybrid” products that actually work while maintaining their natural ingredient profile.” Herborium’s acne treatment represents such a unique product. AcnEase is a systemic, all botanical ingredient-based, proprietary, clinically tested acne treatment for teen and adult acne, that also improves symptoms of an inflammatory skin condition called rosacea. Dr. Olszewski said, “We are presently working on the second generation of this clinically validated skincare solution that has better consumer characteristics -- broader application and simpler treatment routine -- and improved business profile, such as increased margins. The company is also approaching the most advanced science in clinical skincare - stem cell-based products. We are working to add two highly innovative products in this category to our 2023 and 2024 product portfolios.” The company pursues a cross-sectoral approach, aiming to use clinical testing in order to integrate pharmaceutical and nutraceutical market segments. Exploring the Power of Artificial Intelligence in Natural Skincare Sector Another strength of HBRM has to do with the use of pioneering technology as applied to the development of natural skincare products and a total solution that would address consumer concerns in the skincare sector. On May 11, 2023, the company announced signing a Letter of Intent with Adrecom, a US-based technology and e-commerce company with offices in North Carolina and California, to purchase and further advance AI technology that will power HBRM's natural skin health and wellness platform. It completed the first stage of designing this platform and is currently in the midst of testing and further advancing it. Dr. Olszewski says, “Herborium’s unique approach is the active use of technology in the natural segment of skincare and skin wellness.” The AI platform will deliver streamlined and more precise diagnosis, curated, personalized skincare counseling, products, and other related services such as nutrition and esthetician-provided recommendations. This step positions HBRM as a frontrunner in the novel skincare industry, opening up new ways for innovation and potential revenue streams. “Our AI-based platform offers an integrated, personalized approach to skincare and skin health,” says Dr. Olszewski. “At the moment, an integrated platform for natural skincare and skin wellness does not exist.” As medicine and wellness develop in parallel with advancements in using AI technology to support a personalized approach to treatments and more common wellness and beauty solutions, HBRM is a first mover in this space as it is capable of combining its natural ingredient-based products and relevant, cutting edge content with advanced AI technology. Growth through Partnerships HBRM is currently commercializing its products and has already established a strong presence in the United States, the United Kingdom, and continental Europe through a network of specialty retailers, distributors, and e-commerce platforms. With a well-established customer base and strong brand recognition, the company plans to establish new sales targets by building curated partnerships with other product originators. “We are presently in advanced talks with two companies—one from the US and a second from South Korea that are well known in the cosmetic and skin wellness industry for high-quality biotechnological applications in skincare,” says Dr. Olszewski. Conclusion Natural ingredients and the potential for an AI-driven personalized approach to skincare mean that Herborium’s products have the potential to gain popularity with consumers quickly. They are capable of connecting medical and beauty applications with a focus on natural ingredients, filling an important gap in the market. Disclaimers: CapitalGainsReport (CGR) is not operated by a licensed broker, a dealer, or a registered investment adviser. This content is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be investment advice. 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