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Beyond Oil Celebrates New Milestone: Secures Major International Food Chain as Customer

Beyond Oil Ltd

Beyond Oil Vice President Robert Kiesman joined Steve Darling from Proactive to announce the successful integration of their innovative oil filtration product into one of the world's largest food chains, now officially a client. This comes after Beyond Oil completed joint pilot programs with franchisees of a major international food service parent company in Israel. Kiesman detailed how, after extensive multi-month trials and close collaboration with the corporate team of this renowned global fast-food chain, Beyond Oil has proven the effectiveness and benefits of their product. The trials have led to a comprehensive rollout across all the chain's outlets in Israel, marking a new operational standard for the franchise group. The innovative product developed by Beyond Oil includes a formula of food additives that, when used in a simple filtration process, slow down oil deterioration and allow for repeated use without loss of quality. The adoption of this technology has not only improved the quality of frying oil and food but also offered significant health benefits, contributing to environmental sustainability, employee well-being, enhanced guest experience, operational efficiency, and reductions in both food and labor costs. With this successful implementation, Beyond Oil is now strategically positioned to expand its technology across the global franchise network. Discussions are currently ongoing with multiple franchisees worldwide to integrate Beyond Oil’s technology into their operations. Contact Details Proactive North America +1 604-688-8158 na-editorial@proactiveinvestors.com

May 09, 2024 12:54 PM Eastern Daylight Time

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Boeing’s Chairman is Leaving Under a Cloud – So Why Does Exxon Want Him on Their Board?

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In a case of corporate elitists’ blindness at best, and ineptitude in governance at worst, Exxon Mobil Corporation’s directors have renominated Lawrence “Larry” Kellner, who is also the departing Chairman of the crisis-plagued Boeing Company, to their own board. Kellner, a former Continental Airlines Chairman/CEO, left the now-defunct (merged with United) company in late 2009 and joined Boeing’s board of directors in 2011. He was elevated to chairman in late 2019, and his tenure has been marked with failures both financial and reputational. As anyone who follows air travel news knows, Boeing has likely endured the worst year of any U.S.-based corporation due to numerous troubling safety incidents, with the penultimate occurrence in January, when a door plug blew off an Alaska Airlines flight at 16,000 feet, imperiling passengers and crew. In addition to that high-profile episode, Kellner has presided over a cascade of devastating headlines related to Boeing’s quality and safety record. It’s gotten so bad that now every airliner performance glitch, regardless of the responsible party, is now headlined as a “Boeing plane” incident. Yet, inexplicably, ExxonMobil wants Kellner to serve another year on its board, which he joined in 2023. As a result, National Legal and Policy Center, a shareholder in both Boeing and Exxon, is calling for fellow investors to vote against Kellner for the energy company’s annual meeting on May 29. “It’s incredible to have to even ask, but after the last five years-plus that Boeing has had, Larry Kellner is properly leaving its board – so why do Exxon directors think he deserves a seat with them?” said Paul Chesser, director of NLPC’s Corporate Integrity Project. “Is this about strong governance to protect shareholder assets, or just keeping the social club together until something catastrophic happens – like what just happened at Boeing?” Earlier this week NLPC filed a proxy memo with the Securities and Exchange Commission which further explained why it believes Kellner has no business serving on a corporate board at this time, much less the largest U.S.-based energy company in the world. Kellner, along with exiting CEO Dave Calhoun, were supposed to be the leadership pair to improve Boeing’s performance after the firing of previous CEO Dennis Muilenburg. Instead the company’s performance only worsened, with its stock price being almost halved since Kellner took over as Chairman. NLPC also released a short video on Thursday that highlights Boeing’s mishaps under Kellner’s leadership, and questions why ExxonMobil would want to keep him on its governance team. The oil giant’s board, in exhibiting the ultimate in tone-deafness, even plans to keep Kellner on the company’s safety committee! “There’s a reason Larry Kellner is leaving Boeing’s board, and that reason is failure,” Chesser added. “Exxon is not in business so it can provide soft landings for mediocre executives. Nonetheless his colleagues put him on the proxy ballot for the board, so our fellow shareholders should do the right thing and vote against him.” ### For more information or to schedule an interview with Paul Chesser, contact Dan Rene at 202-329-8357 or drene@nlpc.org. Please visit http://www.nlpc.org. Founded in 1991, the National Legal and Policy Center promotes ethics in public life through research, investigation, education and legal action. Contact Details National Legal and Policy Center Dan Rene +1 202-329-8357 drene@nlpc.org Company Website http://www.nlpc.org

May 09, 2024 09:49 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Texas’ Leading Hormone Provider Expands Cutting-Edge Preventative Screening Tool to All Clinics

Forum Health

Hormones by Design, a Forum Health provider and leader in hormone replacement therapy, has acquired DITI Imaging – a pioneer in digital infrared thermal imaging. This strategic move combines the expertise of both companies to offer comprehensive and preventative health care to two of its five renown Texas locations. Learn more about Hormones by Design. Digital infrared thermal imaging (DITI) is a non-invasive, radiation-free screening tool to detect early signs of inflammation and abnormal blood flow patterns, which may be precursors to various health conditions. By identifying these indicators early, patients can proactively address potential issues before they develop into more serious conditions. Phil Hagerman, Forum Health CEO: “ With 1 in 8 women diagnosed with breast cancer and chronic inflammatory diseases on the rise, early detection is paramount. This acquisition underscores our commitment to advancing personalized, integrative healthcare and providing the latest, top-of-the-line technology to help our patients achieve optimal health.” DITI is the only screening tool capable of detecting inflammation and associated heat patterns unlike X-rays, mammograms, MRIs and ultrasound tests. Some of the many health conditions DITI can screen for are: Breast cancer Early indications of asymptomatic and systemic inflammatory and degenerative processes Systemic, artery, dental, and sinus inflammation Unexplained and referred pain, including arthritis and nerve damage Fibromyalgia and digestive disorders Overactive and underactive thyroid conditions Dr. Melissa Miskell, Hormones by Design founder: "We’re thrilled to welcome DITI Imaging into the Hormones by Design family. It allows us to expand our preventative healthcare offerings, better monitor the effects of hormone therapy, more comprehensively treat patients with thyroid conditions, and help people maintain optimal health as they age.” Patients will have access to advanced screening services, including breast, full-body, and region-specific imaging, in addition to personalized BHRT options. Schedule an appointment or find a Hormones by Design location near you. About Forum Health, LLC Forum Health, LLC is a nationwide provider of personalized healthcare steeped in the powerful principles of functional and integrative medicine. Our providers take a root-cause approach to care exploring lifestyle, environment, and genetics to help each patient achieve their ultimate health goals. Members have access to advanced medical treatments and technology, with care plans informed by data analytics and collaborative relationships. For more, visit www.forumhealth.com. Contact Details Forum Health Britt Wittelsberger +1 410-852-0738 bwittelsberger@forumhealth.com Company Website https://forumhealth.com

May 09, 2024 08:50 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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ASSOCIATION OF PICKLEBALL PLAYERS ANNOUNCES HISTORIC SPONSORSHIP WITH THE JAMES AT OHIO STATE

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The Association of Pickleball Players (APP) announced today a landmark sponsorship with The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James), one of the nation’s leading cancer research and treatment centers. The OSUCCC – James is now the presenting sponsor of the inaugural APP Women’s Open, which will take place Oct. 4-6, 2024, at Pickle & Chill in Columbus, Ohio and broadcast nationally, to kick off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Evident in its name, this APP Signature Event will be a global platform for female competitors at all levels. The professional and amateur tournament will offer $75,000 in prize money and feature women competing in doubles and singles, including skinny singles for women 50 and over. The event will also feature social programming and entertainment designed to celebrate and fuel the growth of pickleball for women, ultimately creating a healthier and more active community. All key elements of the vibrant, multi-day event will be presented by women—from players and referees to administrators and broadcasters. “I am thrilled to stand alongside The James to elevate and celebrate women in pickleball and support Breast Cancer Awareness Month,” said Shannon Dan, APP EVP of global partnerships. “The APP Women’s Open presented by The James will be part tournament, part festival and 100% fun for women of all ages and skill levels. It’s an event designed by and for women: a place to compete, celebrate and connect.” The OSUCCC – James is a world-class cancer treatment and research institution. It has been a designated National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center since 1976 and has been one of the top cancer hospitals in the nation as ranked by U.S. News & World Report for 25 years. It also has achieved Magnet® recognition, the highest honor an organization can receive for quality patient care and professional nursing practice. With 21 floors, more than 1.1 million square feet and 356 inpatient beds, The James is the third-largest cancer hospital in the nation. In addition to the presenting sponsorship of the APP Women’s Open, The James has been named the official and exclusive hospital of the upcoming 2024 APP Vlasic Classic in Cincinnati on May 7-12, and for the APP Tour beginning in 2025. Pickle & Chill in Columbus, Ohio, the largest dedicated indoor/outdoor pickleball facility in the Midwest, will host the first-of-its kind pickleball event. Founded in November 2022, Pickle & Chill features 19 total courts, a 30,000-square-foot event plaza, and an indoor bar and mezzanine space. Additional information on registration, tickets and more will be available at theapp.global. # # # About The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute: The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James), is the only cancer program in the United States that features a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer center aligned with a nationally ranked academic health center and a freestanding cancer hospital on the campus of one of the nation’s largest public universities. The OSUCCC – James has been designated as an NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center since 1976. Also, it is one of only a few centers funded by the NCI to conduct both phase I and phase II clinical trials on novel anticancer agents provided by the NCI. As the cancer program’s adult patient-care component, The James is one of the top cancer hospitals in the nation as ranked by U.S. News & World Report for 25 years and has achieved Magnet® recognition, the highest honor an organization can receive for quality patient care and professional nursing practice. With 21 floors, more than 1.1 million square feet and 356 inpatient beds, The James is the third-largest cancer hospital in the nation. The Association of Pickleball Players (APP) provides opportunities for pickleball players of all ages and skill levels—professionals, amateurs and recreational—to compete in world-class pickleball events for the opportunity to win prize money and be seen on more than 40 hours of nationally televised pickleball action on CBS Sports, ESPN and FOX Sports. Since its launch in 2019, the APP has operated the first and only pro and amateur pickleball tour fully and officially sanctioned by USA Pickleball and became the first pickleball organization ever to establish an official headquarters and training center with The Fort in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The APP Tour’s 2024 schedule features the most robust pickleball showcase across pro and amateur competitions, with 20 events across the country offering various combinations of single, doubles and mixed doubles play as well as pro team competitions. The APP prides itself on growing the game and developing the next generation of pickleball champions through its nationwide network of APP UTR Sports Pickleball Leagues and the Doubles Dink for Cancer fundraising program benefitting the American Cancer Society; support of international pickleball events and the APP’s Atlantic Cup, featuring Team USA vs. Team Europe; and youth initiatives including the APP Junior Circuit, APP Next Gen Series and APP Next Gen U.S. National Team. The 2024 tournament schedule, recent news and additional information about the APP are available at theapp.global and on Instagram, X, Threads, TikTok, Facebook and LinkedIn. Contact Details Daniel Sagerman +1 847-800-8182 dsagerman@theapp.global Company Website https://theapp.global

May 09, 2024 08:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Fah Mai Holdings' Jacob Carter provides expert insights on whisky investment

Fah Mai Holdings Group Inc

Fah Mai Holdings Group Inc (OTC:FMHG) UK head and manager of @whiskybullauctions Jacob Carter provides detailed advice for investors in the secondary whisky bottle market in an interview with Proactive's Stephen Gunnion. Carter emphasised the importance of conducting thorough research and developing a personal investment strategy, highlighting rarity and age as key factors in choosing investment bottles. He mentioned significant past investment successes, such as a 1964 Black Bowmore Aston Martin DB5 bottle bought for less than £100 and now valued at about £50,000. Carter advised using resources like Rare Whisky 101 to access data on highly traded bottles and stressed the necessity of understanding market dynamics, which can be influenced by distillery release schedules and other seasonal factors. He also discussed the critical aspects of storage and insurance for investment bottles, suggesting that collectors work with auction houses that provide these services. Authenticity verification, according to Carter, can involve checking cask and bottle numbers or consulting with distilleries directly. Contact Details Proactive UK +44 20 7989 0813 UKEditorial@proactiveinvestors.com

May 09, 2024 07:08 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Sostravel.com strategy unveiled: interview with Edoardo Zarghetta

SosTravel.com

SosTravel.com (OTCQB:SOSAF, EURONEXT:SOS) investor relations head Edoardo Zarghetta outlines the company's operations and strategic directions in an interview with Proactive's Stephen Gunnion. Sostravel.com operates primarily as a digital travel technology company with two business units. One focuses on packaging holidays, primarily in destinations such as Sardinia, southern Italy, Kenya, Turkey, Egypt, and Cuba, managing hotels and resorts to create custom holiday packages. The second unit provides technology services, including a Lost Luggage Concierge and Dr Travel for telehealth needs, enhancing travellers' experiences by addressing common issues like lost luggage and health care in foreign locales. The company benefits from a commercial relationship with shareholder TraWell Co SpA (OTCQX:TRWAF), which markets Sostravel.com's services at airports, enhancing visibility and customer acquisition. This relationship allows the implementation of unique marketing strategies focused on leveraging travel needs to introduce value-added services, distinguishing Sostravel.com from competitors by creating a symbiotic ecosystem between holiday offers and service provision. The company reported a 29.6% increase in gross booking value as of March and projects significant growth in revenues and EBITDA for 2024, with updates expected in August to confirm these forecasts. Contact Details Proactive North America Proactive North America +1 604-688-8158 NA-editorial@proactiveinvestors.com

May 09, 2024 06:56 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Hostelworld CEO discusses strategic growth and market share increase

Hostelworld Group PLC

Hostelworld Group PLC (LSE:HSW, OTC:HSWLF) CEO Gary Morrison highlights significant advancements in the company's strategy and operational results in an interview with Proactive's Stephen Gunnion. The company, a key player in online hostel bookings, introduced social features in its app about two and a half years ago, aiming to enhance user interaction by connecting travellers based on their destination and stay dates. These features have been pivotal in increasing app downloads and subsequently, app-based bookings, which have grown 49% year-over-year, compared to a 27% increase in web bookings. Hostelworld's innovative social strategy, designed to cater primarily to solo travellers aged 18 to 35, has significantly boosted its market share. This strategy, coupled with an effective marketing approach, has led to a 34% increase in revenue and a 37% increase in net bookings year-over-year. Morrison also noted a geographical shift in the company's market, with substantial growth in Asia and continued strong performance expected in various global markets. Furthermore, he discussed the company's financial health, mentioning efficient cash conversion from EBITDA and strategic financial decisions, including a share repurchase program to offset dilution from previous share issuances. Looking forward, Hostelworld anticipates continued revenue and bookings growth, aligning with its strategic projections established in November 2021. Contact Details Proactive UK Proactive UK +44 20 7989 0813 UKEditorial@proactiveinvestors.com

May 09, 2024 06:52 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Centre for Neuro Skills Promotes Dr. Omesh Singh to Associate Chief Medical Officer

Centre for Neuro Skills

Centre for Neuro Skills (CNS), a leader in traumatic brain injury and stroke rehabilitation services, today announced the promotion of Dr. Omesh Singh, D.O. FACOI, to associate chief medical officer. “Dr. Singh’s extensive knowledge and expertise has been a major asset to us. I’m excited to work in lockstep with him to deliver on our promise to give patients the best rehabilitative care science can offer,” said Dr. Matthew Ashley, chief medical officer of Centre for Neuro Skills. Since joining CNS in 2015, Singh has served as medical director overseeing CNS’ Dallas and Fort Worth clinics. A specialist in internal medicine and post-stroke treatment, Singh treats a wide range of patients recovering from traumatic and acquired brain injury. As associate chief medical officer, Singh will retain his current responsibilities and his oversight will expand from two to all seven clinics. Singh will report directly to Dr. Matthew Ashley, working closely to treat complex cases, oversee the standard of care and manage all medical operations. Singh received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is a certified Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Internists. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency training at Plaza Medical Center (Medical City Fort Worth), where he is an associate professor of internal medicine. Singh has served as an internal medicine physician in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex for nearly a decade. The CNS Dallas clinic is a state-of-the-art 40,000 sq. ft. rehabilitation facility located in Irving, Texas. The Fort Worth clinic also offers patient-centered rehabilitation through advanced technology and skilled therapists. CNS has two other clinics in Texas (Houston and Austin) and three California clinics in Bakersfield, San Francisco and Los Angeles. *** About Centre for Neuro Skills Centre for Neuro Skills is an experienced and respected world leader in providing intensive rehabilitation and medical programs for those recovering from all types of brain injury. CNS covers a full spectrum of advanced care from residential and assisted living to outpatient/day treatment. Founded by Dr. Mark Ashley in 1980, CNS has seven locations in California and Texas. For more information about Centre for Neuro Skills, visit: www.neuroskills.com, Facebook, X (formerly known as Twitter), LinkedIn, YouTube. Media, please note: Visual assets, including photos, are available. To request an interview with CNS leadership or clinical staff, please contact Robin Carr at 415.766.0927 or CNS@landispr.com. # # # Contact Details Landis Communications Inc. Robin Carr +1 415-766-0927 cns@landispr.com Company Website https://www.neuroskills.com/

May 08, 2024 08:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time

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MODERN MARKET EATERY DEBUTS SUSTAINABLE SHRIMP IN ITS NEW SUMMER MENU ROLLOUT

Modern Market Eatery

Modern Market Eatery, the Colorado-based fast casual concept specializing in scratch-made meals using clean ingredients, announced today the addition of sustainable shrimp to the summer menu. The new summer menu rolls out across Modern Market Eatery’s 31 restaurants nationwide today. The shrimp is sourced only from farms certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC), whose work with fisheries, scientists and industry stakeholders ensure oceans are fished sustainably to make it easier for consumers to find and buy certified sustainable seafood. Modern Market Eatery is doing just that for its guests by incorporating only MSC-certified shrimp in its menu items. Modern Market Eatery guests have demonstrated their affinity for seafood as salmon and tuna are among the brand’s best-selling options. After careful sourcing, the summer menu will feature the following sustainable shrimp entrees in addition to the core menu: Shrimp BLT Salad – In Modern Market Eatery’s take on BLT, magical bacon bread crumbs (combination of panko and bacon) join chilled herbed shrimp in its salad made of arugula and spring mix, heirloom cherry tomato and red onion. To top it off, blue cheese and avocado are placed on top of the chilled herb shrimp along with a generous sprinkle of these special bacon breadcrumbs. The dish is finished with a low-fat, basil buttermilk dressing, bringing diners a bright, fresh and delicious summer option for combatting the heat. Green Goddess Shrimp Bowl – Contrary to typical green goddess dressing, Modern Market Eatery’s version is lighter and healthier with its Greek yogurt base and capers’ addition. The dressing is drizzled on top of a bed of organic rice and quinoa, marinated kale, roasted zucchini, watermelon radish, marinated red pepper, goat cheese and the menu’s debut -- chilled herb shrimp to make this bowl the perfect dish to enjoy during the heat of summer. Protein Option – Sustainable shrimp can now be added to any menu item as a protein selection in guests’ customizations. Modern Market Eatery’s emphasis on healthy-sourced proteins has been at its core since the company’s founding 15 years ago. The quality of the proteins, coupled with their versatility, have been offered as freshly sliced-to-order options, and sustainable shrimp will afford diners the same choices. Also debuting on the summer menu is the Sweet Corn Chicken Pizza and a return of a Modern Market Eatery fan favorite, Summer Seared Ahi Tuna Salad. “At Modern Market Eatery, we never cease to innovate. That’s exactly what we did with the debut of sustainable shrimp on our new summer menu. We continue to deliver food our guests enjoy through a healthy, sustainable lens without ever skimping on flavor,” explains Nate Weir, vice president of culinary at Modern Market Eatery. “The new, herbaceous menu items are no exception to our commitment to food standards and our guests’ preferences. Our seafood entrees have continuously been among our top sellers, and the addition of these new shrimp items affords them yet another choice. Our sustainable shrimp offers a lighter, versatile protein that can complement any dish on Modern Market Eatery’s menu, even those where shrimp isn’t the headliner. It pairs well with many of our new and core menu items, and we’re confident our guests will embrace this new protein option,” Weir concludes. About Modern Market Eatery Founded in 2009 in Boulder, Colo., Denver-based Modern Market Eatery continues to prove faster food can be better food by making it easy to access fresh, nourishing and delicious meals. Fresh salads, grain and protein bowls, toasted sandwiches and brick oven pizzas comprise the brand’s scratch-made menu. Modern Market Eatery, part of the restaurant platform company Modern Restaurants Concepts, operates more than 30 locations across Colo., Texas, Ariz., Mo. and Kan., as well as Denver International Airport and the University of Notre Dame campus. For additional information about Modern Market Eatery, please visit modernmarket.com or visit the brand on Instagram or TikTok. Information on franchising opportunities can be found here. About Modern Restaurant Concepts Modern Restaurant Concepts is one of the largest fast casual restaurant platforms in North America, with nearly 800 units across two brands, QDOBA and Modern Market Eatery. The system operates corporate-owned and franchised units across nearly every U.S. state as well as Canada and Puerto Rico. Contact Details PAIRELATIONS, LLC Susan J. Turkell +1 303-766-4343 sturkell@pairelations.com Company Website https://modernmarket.com/

May 08, 2024 08:26 AM Mountain Daylight Time

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