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NIFTY GAMES® LAUNCHES NBA® CLASH™ FOR MOBILE; NBA® STARS JAYLEN BROWN & JAMAL MURRAY NAMED AS HIGHLIGHT ATHLETES

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Nifty Games™ announced today the launch of NBA® Clash™ on iOS™ and Android™ platforms with NBA ® stars Jaylen Brown and Jamal Murray featured as highlight athletes. Brown and Murray, alongside the full roster of NBA ® players bring a new level of intensity to mobile with exclusive special abilities that pack a big punch! Licensed by the NBA® and NBPA, NBA® Clash™ is an action-packed mobile game that’s a must-play for armchair power forwards, casual hoops fans and sports fanatics looking for intense basketball action. Featuring all 30 NBA® teams and over 100 individual players, NBA® Clash™, is a quick-session, real-time PVP mobile game, designed with highly intuitive controls and eye-popping visuals. Gamers worldwide will be able to compete head-to-head in 3-on-3 games, featuring first to eleven scoring. “It’s tip-off time,” says Jon Middleton, CEO of Nifty Games™. “We’ve designed NBA® Clash™ to bring the intense, fast-paced action of the NBA® to life on mobile from the ground up. Gamers will be fired up to face off head-to-head with custom teams of their favorite NBA players to rain down three’s, break ankles and wreck rims against friends and opponents around the world. Nifty Games™ is excited to have NBA® stars Jaylen Brown and Jamal Murray join the team as our highlight players and deliver the best mobile sports game ever!” NBA® Clash™ Launch Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ka3mtMbGsns&feature=youtu.be Commenting on the launch of NBA® Clash™ Jaylen Brown, shooting guard for the Boston Celtics™ said, “Being able to play basketball on mobile devices wherever I am in the world is pretty cool. The game has a lot of action and is fast paced. I like that the fans can enjoy the game of basketball through a mobile experience and I’m excited to be part of it. The guys at Nifty Games™ did a really nice job.” Point guard for the Denver Nuggets™, Jamal Murray, commented, “Ever since I was a kid all I wanted to do was play basketball - and now I can also do it on mobile thanks to the guys at Nifty Games™ who’ve created a fun, fast-paced NBA® experience that can be played at anytime, anywhere.” Fans and gamers can play NBA® Clash™ now by visiting the iOS™ and Android™ platforms. For more information, visit www.nbaclash.com and @NBAClash on Twitter About Nifty Games Nifty Games is a mobile-first developer and publisher of quick-session, head-to-head sports games. To date, the company has raised funding from leading sports, video game, and technology focused investors. The company is based in California. Learn more at www.niftygamesinc.com. Follow us on Twitter at @NiftyGames. All copyrights, trademarks, logos and brands are property of their respective owners. Contact Details Embracer Freemode PR prteam@embracerfreemode.com

November 10, 2022 10:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

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NIFTY GAMES® LAUNCHES NBA® CLASH™ FOR MOBILE; NBA® STARS JAYLEN BROWN & JAMAL MURRAY NAMED AS HIGHLIGHT ATHLETES

Nifty Games

Nifty Games™ announced today the launch of NBA® Clash™ on iOS™ and Android™ platforms with NBA ® stars Jaylen Brown and Jamal Murray featured as highlight athletes. Brown and Murray, alongside the full roster of NBA ® players bring a new level of intensity to mobile with exclusive special abilities that pack a big punch! Licensed by the NBA® and NBPA, NBA® Clash™ is an action-packed mobile game that’s a must-play for armchair power forwards, casual hoops fans and sports fanatics looking for intense basketball action. Featuring all 30 NBA® teams and over 100 individual players, NBA® Clash™, is a quick-session, real-time PVP mobile game, designed with highly intuitive controls and eye-popping visuals. Gamers worldwide will be able to compete head-to-head in 3-on-3 games, featuring first to eleven scoring. “It’s tip-off time,” says Jon Middleton, CEO of Nifty Games™. “We’ve designed NBA® Clash™ to bring the intense, fast-paced action of the NBA® to life on mobile from the ground up. Gamers will be fired up to face off head-to-head with custom teams of their favorite NBA players to rain down three’s, break ankles and wreck rims against friends and opponents around the world. Nifty Games™ is excited to have NBA® stars Jaylen Brown and Jamal Murray join the team as our highlight players and deliver the best mobile sports game ever!” NBA® Clash™ Launch Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ka3mtMbGsns&feature=youtu.be Commenting on the launch of NBA® Clash™ Jaylen Brown, shooting guard for the Boston Celtics™ said, “Being able to play basketball on mobile devices wherever I am in the world is pretty cool. The game has a lot of action and is fast paced. I like that the fans can enjoy the game of basketball through a mobile experience and I’m excited to be part of it. The guys at Nifty Games™ did a really nice job.” Point guard for the Denver Nuggets™, Jamal Murray, commented, “Ever since I was a kid all I wanted to do was play basketball - and now I can also do it on mobile thanks to the guys at Nifty Games™ who’ve created a fun, fast-paced NBA® experience that can be played at anytime, anywhere.” Fans and gamers can play NBA® Clash™ now by visiting the iOS™ and Android™ platforms. For more information, visit www.nbaclash.com and @NBAClash on Twitter About Nifty Games Nifty Games is a mobile-first developer and publisher of quick-session, head-to-head sports games. To date, the company has raised funding from leading sports, video game, and technology focused investors. The company is based in California. Learn more at www.niftygamesinc.com. Follow us on Twitter at @NiftyGames. All copyrights, trademarks, logos and brands are property of their respective owners. Contact Details Embracer Freemode PR prteam@embracerfreemode.com

November 10, 2022 06:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

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Hear the Holidays: Ways to Help People with Hearing Loss Enjoy the Holidays

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A video accompanying this announcement is available at: https://youtu.be/yQwa2WRw59E The holidays are a time to share special moments with loved ones and celebrate those relationships, but if you have hearing loss and are struggling to hear or follow conversations, you may feel disconnected from family and friends this holiday season. Often, feelings of embarrassment or frustration can cause individuals with hearing loss to stop socializing or participating in events or activities that they used to enjoy. According to a HearingLife and Harris Poll survey, 72% of people with hearing loss wish their hearing was better to enjoy holiday and special gatherings*. HearingLife is celebrating the holiday season with the “Hear the Magic. Love Your Ears” holiday campaign accompanied by the second annual “Magic of Giving Back” program aimed to help those with hearing loss gain back the joyful sounds of the holiday season. "We understand the challenges that come with hearing loss, such as difficulty following conversations and feeling embarrassed," said Dr. Leslie Soiles, Chief Audiologist, HearingLife. "At HearingLife, we believe everyone deserves to hear their favorite sounds of the season and we want to help those in need regain their confidence and enjoy connecting with loved ones during the holiday season." For the opportunity to receive free hearing aids through the “Magic of Giving Back,” people can submit either a personal story, or a story on behalf of a loved one, explaining why they are a candidate for the gift of hearing. To learn more and share your story, visit www.HearingLife.com/Magic by November 12th About HearingLife: HearingLife is a national hearing care company and part of the Demant Group, a global leader in hearing healthcare built on a heritage of care, health, and innovation since 1904. HearingLife operates nearly 700 hearing care centers across 42 states. We follow a scientific, results-oriented approach to hearing healthcare that is provided by highly skilled and caring professionals. Our vision is to help more people hear better through life-changing hearing health delivered by the best personalized care. To learn more, visit: https://www.hearinglife.com. *Survey Method: This survey was conducted online within the United States by The Harris Poll on behalf of HearingLife from August 19-23, 2021, among 2,044 adults ages 18+, among whom 253 have hearing loss. This online survey is not based on a probability sample and therefore no estimate of theoretical sampling error can be calculated. For complete survey methodology, including weighting variables and subgroup sample sizes, please contact hearinglife@kaplow.com. Contact Details YourUpdateTV +1 212-736-2727 yourupdatetv@gmail.com

November 10, 2022 04:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

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NIFTY GAMES® LAUNCHES NBA® CLASH™ FOR MOBILE; NBA® STARS JAYLEN BROWN & JAMAL MURRAY NAMED AS HIGHLIGHT ATHLETES

Nifty Games

Nifty Games™ announced today the launch of NBA® Clash™ on iOS™ and Android™ platforms with NBA ® stars Jaylen Brown and Jamal Murray featured as highlight athletes. Brown and Murray, alongside the full roster of NBA ® players bring a new level of intensity to mobile with exclusive special abilities that pack a big punch! Licensed by the NBA® and NBPA, NBA® Clash™ is an action-packed mobile game that’s a must-play for armchair power forwards, casual hoops fans and sports fanatics looking for intense basketball action. Featuring all 30 NBA® teams and over 100 individual players, NBA® Clash™, is a quick-session, real-time PVP mobile game, designed with highly intuitive controls and eye-popping visuals. Gamers worldwide will be able to compete head-to-head in 3-on-3 games, featuring first to eleven scoring. “It’s tip-off time,” says Jon Middleton, CEO of Nifty Games™. “We’ve designed NBA® Clash™ to bring the intense, fast-paced action of the NBA® to life on mobile from the ground up. Gamers will be fired up to face off head-to-head with custom teams of their favorite NBA players to rain down three’s, break ankles and wreck rims against friends and opponents around the world. Nifty Games™ is excited to have NBA® stars Jaylen Brown and Jamal Murray join the team as our highlight players and deliver the best mobile sports game ever!” NBA® Clash™ Launch Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ka3mtMbGsns&feature=youtu.be Commenting on the launch of NBA® Clash™ Jaylen Brown, shooting guard for the Boston Celtics™ said, “Being able to play basketball on mobile devices wherever I am in the world is pretty cool. The game has a lot of action and is fast paced. I like that the fans can enjoy the game of basketball through a mobile experience and I’m excited to be part of it. The guys at Nifty Games™ did a really nice job.” Point guard for the Denver Nuggets™, Jamal Murray, commented, “Ever since I was a kid all I wanted to do was play basketball - and now I can also do it on mobile thanks to the guys at Nifty Games™ who’ve created a fun, fast-paced NBA® experience that can be played at anytime, anywhere.” Fans and gamers can play NBA® Clash™ now by visiting the iOS™ and Android™ platforms. For more information, visit www.nbaclash.com and @NBAClash on Twitter About Nifty Games Nifty Games is a mobile-first developer and publisher of quick-session, head-to-head sports games. To date, the company has raised funding from leading sports, video game, and technology focused investors. The company is based in California. Learn more at www.niftygamesinc.com. Follow us on Twitter at @NiftyGames. All copyrights, trademarks, logos and brands are property of their respective owners. Contact Details Embracer Freemode PR prteam@embracerfreemode.com

November 10, 2022 02:36 PM Eastern Standard Time

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The Market Votes: Amesite Releases Study of E-Learning Success For Global Company

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Learn More about Amesite Inc. by gaining access to the latest research report The results are in for a study on Amesite Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AMST) eLearning platform, and it looks like a resounding success. Amesite, which harnesses cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) to deliver customizable courses through its white-label platform, completed a case study in October on EWIE Group of Companies (EGC), a large company that used Amesite’s technology to upskill its global workforce. Companies everywhere are realizing the new challenges of training and upskilling their employees in a remote economy. But many are held back by old-fashioned learning systems that are no longer fit for that purpose. As companies look for modern online platforms, the corporate eLearning market has grown to $117 billion. EGC’s search for an eLearning solution led it to partner with Amesite for its integrated, easy-to-access learning platform. As a commodity-management services company, EGC sought a solution for both retaining and upskilling its employees. With the outcome of the collaboration published, Amesite feels like it’s gotten an A+ on a difficult test. Results Of Study May Indicate Strong Performance When EGC approached Amesite, it faced several challenges. It needed learning tools that ensured employee engagement across the company, but it struggled to surmount this problem without integration of its educational courses across its platforms. With nearly 1,000 employees at over 240 factories around the globe, EGC needed a scalable solution for upskilling their employees that would be accessible to all. Amesite provided a solution with its customized Learning Community Environment ® (LCE SM ), rolling out access to 53 courses for EGC employees in just four days. Before the end of the first quarter, employees were scoring 91% on the learned material that had a target pass score for passing of 70%. While Amesite operates in a similar space to Coursera Inc. (NYSE: COUR) and Powerschool Holdings Inc. (NYSE: PWSC), it sees its platform as a more thoroughly accessible option. Its white-label system is customizable for a company or educational institution’s specific needs, while its AI provides updated information for learners, within an infrastructure that is intuitive and easy to navigate. “Having people with the most advanced skills is a huge competitive advantage for us,” EWIE Group of Companies President Jay Mullick said. “Amesite is at the center of all our business process training at EGC. We have appreciated the support of their team throughout the relationship. Using Amesite’s global upskilling technology platform enables our people to gain the know-how to meet our most demanding customers’ needs quickly and efficiently.” To learn more about Amesite, visit its website. Amesite Inc., an artificial intelligence driven platform and course designer, provides online products in the United States. The company uses machine learning to offer a mass customized experience to learners. Its customers include businesses, universities and colleges, K-12 schools, and non-profit organizations. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. This post contains sponsored advertising content. This content is for informational purposes only and not intended to be investing advice. Contact Details Amesite, Inc. +1 734-876-8141 info@amesite.com Company Website http://www.amesite.io

November 10, 2022 10:27 AM Eastern Standard Time

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Dynamic Works Institute to Launch CWDP Recertification Package at NAWDP Youth Symposium

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Dynamic Works Institute, a leading provider of transformative training for individuals, corporations and community-based organizations, will introduce its new Certified Workforce Development Professional (CWDP) Recertification Package at the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals (NAWDP) 2022 Youth Symposium, booth 211. The show will take place from November 14-16 at The Westin Charlotte (Charlotte, N.C.). Achieving CWDP certification demonstrates that a workforce development professional has completed the required training In order to maintain their CWDP certification, workforce development professionals must complete at least 60 hours of professional development related to one or more of the five competencies identified by NAWDP, which include: Customer Service Methodology, Diversity in Workforce Development, Labor Market Information and Intelligence, Principles of Communication, and Workforce Development Structure, Policies and Programs. The new CWDP Recertification Package from Dynamic Works Institute is specifically designed and delivered by workforce training experts to accommodate the schedules of busy professionals who wish to recertify for their CWDP certification. The Recertification Package includes a selection of live and asynchronous online course options covering all five core competencies identified by NAWDP, which customers can attend as their schedules allow. “We’re excited to introduce our new CWDP Recertification program, as it addresses an unmet need to help busy workforce development professionals receive the training they need for recertification,” said Paul Dunn, CEO of Dynamic Works Institute. “Our live and asynchronous online courses work with our customers’ busy schedules to build on their current skills and help improve job performance. In addition, they are specifically designed to meet the requirements outlined by NAWDP for CWDP recertification.” Dynamic Works Institute’s new Recertification Package can provide the full 60 hours of instruction required for CWDP recertification or supplement any remaining required hours necessary. Customers can choose from a selection of 30, 15 and 10-hour course options, with packages focused on case management, customer empowerment, working with special populations, and more. In addition, all customers are enrolled in 10 hours of free live training to support their success and build a network of peers. After finishing the course, customers receive their completed NAWDP paperwork and application form available for download and submission. To learn more about Dynamic Works Institute’s new CWDP Recertification Package, stop by booth 211 at the NADWP 2022 Youth Symposium, or visit https://dynamicinstitute.com/. About Dynamic Works Institute Dynamic Works Institute offers over 300 virtual, interactive courses, coaching and live webinars to transform the value and success individuals, corporations and community-based organizations derive from their work. The company’s convenient and relevant virtual training services, complemented with extreme customer service, develop the skills and mindsets that make work life more fulfilling. Contact Details Dynamic Works Institute Gena Leisten +1 513-238-4665 gleisten@dwfs.us O’Keeffe PR Dan O’Keeffe +1 513-221-1526 dan@okeeffepr.com Company Website https://dynamicinstitute.com

November 10, 2022 10:03 AM Eastern Standard Time

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US Navy Veteran Todd Harmon Talks Shop and Shares Growth Strategies for Minuteman Press Franchise in Cincinnati

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US Navy Veteran Todd Harmon is no stranger to owning his own business. Prior to joining the Minuteman Press franchise family in April 2018, Todd had previously owned other small businesses and franchises. His Minuteman Press design, marketing, and printing center is located in the Kenwood area of Cincinnati, Ohio, at 7681 Montgomery Road. In this interview, Todd shares why he chose Minuteman Press, how his military and business experience has helped him in the printing industry, and how products such as signage and mailings with a heavy focus on Every Door Direct Mail have helped spur the growth of his printing business. What is your professional background? Todd Harmon: “I am a United States Navy Veteran. Prior to franchising, I owned an independent small business that manufactured new and refurbished pallets in the wood products industry. I have also previously owned two other franchises in the retail and restaurant industries. I chose Minuteman Press due to its #1 ranking in print franchising and the excellent work-life balance it would provide my family. Both of my children now work in the business with me. It also appealed to me as a privately owned company with a great royalty structure for franchisees.” What has the support from Minuteman Press International been like for you? Todd Harmon: “Local support from my field rep Ryan McIntyre and RVP Gary Nowak has been outstanding. They are a great resource when I need to discuss hiring/personnel and major business decisions. The FLEX software support team is always very responsive to our needs.” How do you describe your business and capabilities to potential clients? Todd Harmon: “I explain to clients that we are actually a print and small business marketing and consulting firm. Because of my previous business experience owning two other successful local franchises prior to Minuteman Press, I can really relate to these folks and help them reach their target customers through effective print and mail marketing strategies. Our customer service and fast turnaround times really set us apart from the competition.” What are the high-demand products and services that have really been helpful for your clients? Todd Harmon: “Signage, including installation if applicable, with fast turnaround times have really helped our clients. We can drop ship anywhere for them even on weekends. Quick design services for budget-conscious small businesses are much-appreciated by our customers. Our #1 key growth area is in direct mail services. We have also built a very strong Every Door Direct Mail (EDDM) business. We work with and educate our customers through every step of the EDDM process.” What are some of the key ways you’ve grown your business? Todd Harmon: “Our high level of customer service and fast turnaround times have led to many referrals. We have grown through participation in a local BNI networking group. I am committed to consistent SEO/SEM marketing, email blasts, direct mail, and always promoting our EDDM services at every opportunity.” How would you best describe your community? Todd Harmon: “We enjoy a very dense business community around our shop. There are offices, medical facilities, restaurants, and many non-profit firms in our local area, as well as schools and many large church organizations. All of our clients demand a high level of professional customer service that we strive every day to meet.” Why do you think printing remains so vital to businesses today? Todd Harmon: “Print is a more trustworthy advertising medium and can allow you to reach a more targeted audience. For instance, I believe an engaging, tangible EDDM mail piece with a strong offer will yield a higher ROI than other advertising mediums, especially for restaurants and home repair/service businesses.” What are the biggest rewards of owning your business? Todd Harmon: “Following my military service, I have always owned my own business. I get great satisfaction from operating a profitable customer service focused small business. I enjoy the challenge.” What advice would you give to other owners right now? Todd Harmon: “Minuteman Press gives you the freedom to make the print shop your own, allowing you to focus on your strengths. Embrace it and have fun. Also, h ire staff that will help you build a culture of customer service in your shop. ” Todd Harmon’s Minuteman Press franchise is located at 7681 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236. For more information, call 513-531-7600 or visit their website: https://minuteman.com/us/locations/oh/cincinnati22/ Learn more about #1 rated Minuteman Press franchise opportunities and see Minuteman Press franchise reviews at https://minutemanpressfranchise.com. Contact Details Minuteman Press International Chris Biscuiti +1 631-249-1370 cbiscuiti@mpihq.com Company Website https://minutemanpressfranchise.com

November 10, 2022 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time

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Sharp App Wins David Meltzer Helmed Entrepreneur Pitch Competition, 2 Minute Drill

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Sharp App, a sports betting app dedicated to the empowerment of bettors through AI-powered tools, analytics and educational programming, announced its co-founder and COO Jason Mezrahi competed and won $50,000 in cash and prizes pitching the Sharp App to a celebrity panel of entrepreneurs on David Meltzer’s “pitch only” show, the 2 Minute Drill. The full episode of the show can be viewed on the show’s website through the following link, 2 Minute Drill: Season 4, Episode 2. Hosted by legendary entrepreneur, investor, and best-selling author, David Meltzer, 2 Minute Drill features entrepreneurs from all walks of life competing each week for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes. Five contestants have two minutes to deliver their most convincing pitch. During Episode 2, Meltzer was joined on the judges panel by notable entrepreneurs: Former NFL Star and CEO of Lights Out Brand - Shawne Merriman Kennected CEO - Devin Johnson CEO and founder of National Business Capital - Joe Camberato “It’s amazing to be recognized by such an esteemed group of successful entrepreneurs,” said Mezrahi. “While our tech driven tools and services are second-to-none in the sports betting market, what really separated Sharp App from the other contestants was our commitment to sustainable profitability through our lean operation and meticulous approach to user acquisition and retention. We’re looking forward to leveraging the prize money into the next great innovation from Sharp App.” In Oct. 2022, Sharp App was announced as part of the HPL Digital Sport and Cardinal Sports Capital Accelerator Program based on the company’s growth, ability to scale and development of new innovative tools. Since 2021, Sharp has held an 80% month-over-month premium subscriber retention rate and provided upgrades and scaled content for its Game Center a centralized hub of news, trends, lines and betting information, and Sharp Academy, a multimedia masterclass that will teach all skill levels different aspects of sports betting, led by sports betting expert John Alessia. For more information please visit: https://sharp.app/ To download the app: App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/sharp-app/id1557592668 Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.sharpapp ABOUT SHARP APP Founded in 2020, by sports betting and fantasy experts and executives from Win Daily and DFS Army, Sharp is a first-of-its-kind sports betting app. Sharp provides an all-in-one platform experience of multimedia content, tools and solutions developed specifically to educate and empower sports bettors to make smarter decisions and manage their actions. Follow Sharp on social media - Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and TikTok. ABOUT DAVID MELTZER David Meltzer is the Co-Founder of Sports 1 Marketing and formerly served as CEO of the renowned Leigh Steinberg Sports & Entertainment agency, which was the inspiration for the movie Jerry Maguire. He is one of the world's top entrepreneurs, investors and business coaches. David has been recognized by Variety Magazine as their Sports Humanitarian of the Year and awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. David is the Executive Producer of the Apple TV series 2 Minute Drill and Office Hours. He is also the executive producer of Entrepreneur’s #1 digital business show, Elevator Pitch. David is featured in many books, movies, and TV shows such as World’s Greatest Motivators, Think and Grow Rich and Beyond the Secret featured on Netflix. Contact Details Michael Adorno +1 212-931-6143 madorno@hotpaperlantern.com Company Website https://sharp.app/

November 10, 2022 09:01 AM Eastern Standard Time

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McQueen Kalligan Insurance Services Joins AmeriLife & AIMCOR Group as First Affiliate Under New Joint Venture

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AIMCOR Consolidated LLC (“ICON”), a joint venture between AIMCOR Group, LLC (“AIMCOR”) and AmeriLife Group, LLC (“AmeriLife”), announced today that it has acquired brokerage general agency McQueen Kalligan Insurance Services, Inc. Per the agreement, terms of the deal were not disclosed. "We’re very excited to officially join ICON and formalize our partnership with AmeriLife, which will help accelerate our goal of providing best-in-class insurance solutions to our brokers and their clients,” said Tim McQueen, president and CEO of McQueen Kalligan. “This new platform offers us a wide selection of product, technology, and back office support, and will allow us to grow the business while maintaining the service excellence our brokers and advisors have become accustomed to." Founded in 1982 with offices in California and Oregon, McQueen Kalligan started as a small Transamerica general agency and has since evolved into a multi-carrier brokerage general agency (BGA), offering its affiliated agents and advisors a diverse portfolio of life, long-term care, disability, and annuities products from top carriers. McQueen Kalligan is a founding member of AIMCOR Group, and now – under ICON and as an affiliate of AmeriLife – joins a best-in-class distribution network that will help it further its growth goals and expand its reach. With the closing of this deal, Tim McQueen also becomes a principal in ICON and will continue to oversee his affiliated office locations alongside his existing leadership team. In a joint statement, Mike Vietri, Chief Distribution Officer of AmeriLife, and John C. Ziambras, president and CEO of AIMCOR Group, said: “The addition of McQueen Kalligan to ICON represents the start of a fresh, new approach to insurance distribution. We’re thrilled to welcome Tim and his team, and equally as excited to get to work together to help power the next era of the firm’s growth.” “We’re honored to announce McQueen Kalligan Insurance Services as ICON’s inaugural affiliate. Tim McQueen and his team truly epitomize our collective mission and fully embrace our long-term strategy and value proposition,” added Marc Verbos, president of ICON. “I’ve had the pleasure of working alongside Tim and his team for the past eight years, and I know the passion and commitment that they have for supporting their agents and advisors to better protect their clients’ financial futures.” ### About McQueen Kalligan McQueen Kalligan Insurance Services, Inc. is a brokerage general agency (BGA) offering several lines of individual insurance protection. The original agency began in Torrance, Calif., in 1982, and now has locations in San Diego, La Palma, and in Bend, Oregon. McQueen Kalligan’s team members are dedicated to top quality service and problem solving for the financial professionals they work with to provide solutions for business owners, families and estates. For more information, visit MKISInc.com. About ICON ICON (“AIMCOR Consolidated LLC”) is a joint venture between AIMCOR Group, LLC and AmeriLife Group, LLC. By combining the power of a premier national marketing organization (“NMO”) with capital resources, innovative technology, a multi-product platform and a robust suite of centralized shared services, ICON offers brokerage general agencies (BGAs) a different way to stay competitive and evolve their business. ICON helps its partners focus on long-term sustainability by helping reduce risk, gain access to capital, and empower their ability to deliver a comprehensive portfolio of products and services, all while supporting their producers so that they can better scale their business, protect their legacy, and enhance their service offerings. Contact Details AmeriLife Jeff Maldonado +1 321-297-1112 jmaldonado@amerilife.com ICON Mike English +1 866-428-0180 mike.english@aimcorgroup.com Partnership Inquiries Patrick Nichols +1 727-726-0726 pnichols@amerilife.com

November 10, 2022 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time

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