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In recognition of Disney’s 100-year anniversary, Riyadh Calendar Events is bringing the celebrations to Saudi Arabia in collaboration with the Saudi General Entertainment Authority (GEA).

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RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA - Media OutReach - 12 September 2023 - Running until September 20 at Boulevard Riyadh City, Disney on Ice presents '100 Years of Wonder'. The show presents world-class performances from skaters from across the globe featuring characters from Disney's Moana, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Tangled, The Princess and the Frog, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty and many more. Reservations to attend the show can be made through the following link: Disney on Ice Tickets In this image released on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023, performers recreate scenes from Disney classics during 'Disney on Ice - 100 Years of Wonder' at the BLVD Arena in Riyadh. Running until September 20 at Boulevard Riyadh City, the show presents world-class performances from skaters from across the globe. (GEA via AP Images) Boulevard Riyadh City is one of the biggest entertainment destinations in the capital of Saudi Arabia with sub-zones that have their own features, activities, restaurants and events. Founded on the 16 th of October 1923 by Walt and Roy Disney, the Walt Disney Company has become globally recognized for its timeless stories and beloved characters as well as its amazing achievements in entertainment. From the creation of Mickey Mouse in 1928 to the opening of the first Disney Land in 1955, the company has continually pushed the boundaries of innovation and creativity. In this image released on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023, performers recreate scenes from Disney classics during 'Disney on Ice - 100 Years of Wonder' at the BLVD Arena in Riyadh. Running until September 20 at Boulevard Riyadh City, the show presents world-class performances from skaters from across the globe. (GEA via AP Images) How to purchase tickets Please see the Schedule and Tickets section of this website for more information on how to buy tickets in advance of the show. To purchase tickets the day of the event, please go directly to the arena box office. FELD Entertainment advises customers to not purchase tickets from fan resale sites or secondary ticketing sites, as we cannot guarantee the tickets are valid. Always go to www.disneyonice.com direct, or to one of our approved partners, for best availability and guaranteed valid tickets. About GEA The General Entertainment Authority was established in line with Saudi Vision 2030 to regulate and develop the entertainment sector by providing inclusive, world-class entertainment offerings that would drive the industry to proactively contribute to the fulfillment of the national goals of a Vibrant Society and a Thriving Economy. About Feld Entertainment Feld Entertainment is the worldwide leader in producing and presenting live touring family entertainment experiences that lift the human spirit and create indelible memories, with 30 million people in attendance at its shows each year. Feld Entertainment's productions have appeared in more than 65 countries on six continents and include Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey ®, Feld Motor Sports, Disney On Ice and Disney Live!. More information about Feld Entertainment is available online at www.feldentertainment.com or you can email your questions to information@feldinc.com. Contact Details GEA Media Contact media@gea.gov.sa

September 12, 2023 05:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Unleashing Pet Industry Trends to Keep Your Furry Friend Healthy, Happy & Pampered

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A video accompanying this announcement is available at: https://youtu.be/Z2YHiW3ehKw Pets are undeniably cherished members of our families and ensuring their happiness, health and comfort is a top priority. In today's world, our furry, feathered, and scaly companions live the good life alongside us, and we strive to provide them with the very best—from their favorite treats to specialized diets, stylish collars, interactive toys and even high-tech gadgets. But what's the next big thing for your beloved pet? That's where SUPERZOO comes in, the pet industry's premier retail event that sets the stage for the latest trends and groundbreaking new products ready to elevate your pet's lifestyle to new heights! With pet spending on the rise, the range of trending products is ever-expanding—from pet health solutions and grooming tools to groundbreaking advancements featuring automation and artificial intelligence, the possibilities to enhance your pet's life are endless. A nationwide media tour was conducted to discuss these topics and more live from the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, where SUPERZOO took center stage. Organized by the World Pet Association, SUPERZOO is the pet industry’s largest and most comprehensive pet retail event in North America. Topics that were discussed during the media tour included: The latest pet product news and industry insights live from SUPERZOO Pet products that will be hitting retail shelves later this year How technology is taking pet care to the next level What’s next in pet health and wellness trends, including unique foods and diets, specialized supplements, creative habitats and more For more information, visit www.SUPERZOO.org Contact Details YourUpdateTV +1 212-736-2727 yourupdatetv@gmail.com

September 11, 2023 02:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time

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Baseball Hall of Famer John Smoltz Leads Latest List of Retired MLB Stars to Sign with PBX Pickleball

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PBX Pickleball, the organization that unites retired professional athletes with the pickleball community, has signed Baseball Hall of Famer John Smoltz, fellow Cy Young Award Winner and 3x All-Star Eric Gangé, World Series Champ and All-Star Game MVP J.D. Drew, 4x All-Star Russell Martin, 3x All-Star Jason Kendall, 2x All-Star Brian Roberts, 2x All-Star and World Series Champ Derrek Lee, 2x All-Star Jeff Cirillo, 4x Gold Glover and veteran MLB manager Mike Matheny, All-Star Russ Ortiz, and former MLB Manager of the Year Clint Hurdle as the latest PBX Pros. Smoltz, Gagné, Drew, Martin, Kendall, Roberts, Lee, Cirillo, Matheny, Ortiz, and Hurdle join a list of accomplished retired professional athletes who will participate in the PBX Tour, PBX Pro-Ams, PBX Dream Weekends, and PBX Corporate Experiences starting later this year. In the PBX Tour, the PBX Pros will represent their respective sports in tournaments for live audiences across the country. In the PBX Pro-Ams, Dream Weekends, and Corporate Experiences, amateur pickleball players will have the opportunity to take the pickleball court with the retired stars from baseball, hockey, football, basketball, and other sports. Advisors for PBX Pickleball include 3x MLB All-Star Kevin Youkilis, 4x World Series Champ Tino Martinez, 2x MLB All-Star Brad Penny, 18-year MLB veteran Kent Mercker, NHL Player, Coach, GM and Team President Paul Holmgren, 4x Stanley Cup Champ Kris Draper, and NFL Pro Bowler and Super Bowl Champ Golden Tate. The PBX advisors will also take to the pickleball courts as PBX Pros. PBX Pickleball also signed 7x All-Star and World Series Champion Matt Holliday, 4x All-Star and 2x World Series Champion Mike Lowell, 3x All-Star, 2x World Series Champion, and World Series MVP Josh Beckett, 2x All-Star and 2x World Series Champion Jeff Conine, pitcher Josh Roenicke, and catcher Toby Hall. Martinez, Drew, Roberts, Conine, Penny, Mercker, Roenicke, and Hall were all part of the PBX Training Camp that took place at The Pickleball Club in Sarasota, FL, in August. It also included retired players from the NFL, NHL, and Olympians. As part of its outreach to athletes across major American sports, PBX Pickleball partnered with the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) and the NHL Alumni Association. About PBX Pickleball PBX Pickleball creates memorable experiences by uniting well-known retired professional athletes with amateur pickleball players and fans. Established in 2023, PBX Pickleball consists of four experiences: the PBX Tour, PBX Pro-Ams, PBX Dream Weekends, and PBX Corporate Experiences. The company is part of The Sports Facilities Companies (SFC), the nation’s leading resource for the management and development of sports, recreation, wellness, and events facilities. To learn more about PBX Pickleball, go to https://pbxpickleball.com or follow @pbxpickleball on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. About The Sports Facilities Companies The Sports Facilities Companies (SFC) are the nation’s leading resources for the management and development of sports, recreation, wellness, and events facilities. As a turn-key solution for community leaders and developers alike, SFC services span the gamut of sports and recreation needs from sports tourism & recreation master planning, program planning, and feasibility through professional facility management services. Our 45+ managed venues and 2000+ team members, represented by the SF Network, welcome more than 25 million guest visits and produce over $300 million in economic impact each year. To learn more, please visit SportsFacilities.com and theSFnetwork.com. Contact Details Eric Nemeth nemeth@ericpr.com Company Website https://www.pbxpickleball.com/

September 08, 2023 07:45 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Introducing Hari Hats: The Revolutionary Wearable Technology Transforming the Way We Breathe

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In a world plagued by escalating air pollution and its detrimental effects on human health, a groundbreaking solution has emerged to provide fresh, filtered air wherever you go. Meet Hari Hats, the brainchild of Honeyfeinated, a cutting-edge fusion of engineering and fashion. Hari Hats represents a patented, state-of-the-art wearable technology designed to revolutionize the way we breathe. With millions of lives lost each year due to outdoor air pollution, the need for immediate action is paramount. While global green initiatives work tirelessly to combat pollution, the process is slow and time-consuming. Hari Hats recognizes this urgent problem and takes a different approach by cleaning the immediate breathing zone, offering a more efficient method to ward off harmful pollutants that can irritate the respiratory system. The innovative technology employed by Hari Hats centers around a filtered turbulent air flow system. This ingenious mechanism captures and displaces hazardous particulate matter away from the face, ensuring a clean and healthy breathing experience. What sets Hari Hats apart from its competitors is its unwavering commitment to user comfort and convenience. Unlike bulky and uncomfortable alternatives, Hari Hats boasts a sleek design, user-friendly interface, durability, energy efficiency, and portability. To address varying levels of air pollution, Hari Hats includes two interchangeable filters, providing users with the flexibility to adapt to their surroundings. Whether you're taking a leisurely stroll, embarking on a challenging hike, or enjoying a camping adventure, Hari Hats is your trusted companion for maintaining a pollution-free breathing zone. The visionary behind Hari Hats is none other than Dr. Honey Gupta, founder and CEO of Honeyfeinated. Driven by her personal experience with a son suffering from respiratory conditions that impacted his daily life, Dr. Gupta embarked on a mission to create a solution that would restore freedom and vitality to individuals battling outdoor allergies, asthma, and other respiratory ailments. However, as air pollution continues to escalate, even healthy individuals are at risk. Hari Hats serves as an essential defense against harmful particulate matter that easily infiltrates the bloodstream and poses long-term health risks. Hari Hats offers a hassle-free alternative for individuals aged 12 and above. It is especially beneficial in densely populated states where air pollution and allergies are pervasive, as well as regions prone to wildfires, and dust storms—think California, New York, Texas, Illinois, Ohio, Arizona, Florida, and more. The remarkable journey of Hari Hats began 6 years ago, driven by an unwavering commitment to research and development. Rigorous quality checks, engineering design, and safety certifications were meticulously conducted for each individual component. The goal was to create a hat that looked and felt like any ordinary baseball cap, while every minute detail was custom-made to deliver unparalleled performance. Honeyfeinated, the visionary brand behind Hari Hats, seamlessly merges engineering and fashion. Embracing diversity and inclusivity, Honeyfeinated celebrates vibrant colors and indulges in luxurious, authentic textiles, bringing a unique blend of activewear and Indo-Western flair to the forefront. The launch of Hari Hats marks a significant milestone in the fight against air pollution and respiratory health challenges. With its innovative features, unparalleled performance, and commitment to user well-being, Hari Hats empowers individuals to "Breathe Better, Be Better." Spread the word and let the world know that relief is at hand—Hari Hats is here to revolutionize the way we breathe. Honeyfeinated's revolutionary creation, Hari Hats, provides not only a practical solution to the ongoing air pollution crisis, but also addresses the need for style and comfort in wearable technology. Leading environmentalists and health organizations have praised the ingenuity behind Hari Hats. Dr. Olivia Martinez, an esteemed environmental scientist and Immunology Professor at Stanford University, commended the product, stating, "Hari Hats is a game-changer in the fight against air pollution. Its ability to create a clean breathing zone while remaining inconspicuous and user-friendly makes it an invaluable tool for individuals concerned about their respiratory health." The public response to the unveiling of Hari Hats has been overwhelmingly positive. Health-conscious individuals, outdoor enthusiasts, and those suffering from respiratory conditions eagerly anticipate the opportunity to experience the benefits of this cutting-edge technology. In addition to its environmental and health benefits, Hari Hats also aligns with Honeyfeinated's mission to help alleviate a large public health burden that is becoming more prevalent today. By incorporating a novel blueprint streamlining engineering and apparel, Hari Hats showcases the brand's commitment to increasing the quality of life with an everyday accessory. Whether it's for a morning jog, a day at the beach, or a casual outing, Hari Hats seamlessly blends into any fashion ensemble. Hari Hats' potential extends far beyond personal use. The product also has significant implications for occupational safety and protection. Workers in industries exposed to high levels of air pollution and second-hand smoke, such as traffic police, security guards and fast food restaurant workers, can benefit greatly from the added protection Hari Hats offers. By safeguarding their respiratory health, employees can focus on their work without compromising their well-being. As the global community grapples with the long-term consequences of air pollution, the introduction of Hari Hats brings a renewed sense of hope. It represents a tangible solution to combat the adverse effects of pollution on human health, enabling individuals to reclaim their freedom and enjoy life to the fullest. With its innovative technology, unmatched performance, and unwavering commitment to user well-being, Hari Hats is poised to become a household name and an essential companion for anyone seeking a breath of fresh air. As Honeyfeinated continues to push the boundaries of wearable technology, the future looks bright for those seeking a healthier, cleaner world. So, don't wait any longer. Join the movement, embrace Hari Hats, and take control of your respiratory health. With Hari Hats, you can breathe better and be better, no matter where life takes you. The revolution has begun, and Hari Hats leads the charge towards a future where clean air is accessible to all. Learn more at https://www.honeyfeinated.com Contact Details Paul Mayers +1 205-476-2934 office@9figuremedia.com Company Website http://www.honeyfeinated.com

September 07, 2023 07:26 PM Pacific Daylight Time

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APP ANNOUNCES ROBUST 2024 EVENT CALENDAR

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2024 APP event calendar will feature a minimum 20 events, between APP Tour stops, APP Signature competitions, Next Gen and International matches; includes enhanced pro-player prize fund, and increased digital and linear broadcast packages The Association of Pickleball Players (APP) has announced its initial overview of 2024 events, featuring a minimum of 20 competitions throughout the year. Beginning in January 2024, the APP will embark on its strongest calendar in the organization’s history, including enhanced APP Tour and APP Next Gen events, the introduction of APP Signature competitions, more international tournament partnerships, significantly increased pro-player prize money, and an expanded broadcast package across digital and linear platforms. The 2024 APP Tour will feature a minimum of 12 events in total – four APP Tour Majors and eight APP Tour Primary tournaments. APP Tour Majors will be held at the largest and best facilities in the world – in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, New York City, and Southern California -- and feature higher purses for pro players, an elevated experience for fans, and enhanced television coverage. APP Tour Major tournaments will offer triple the prize money of 2023 Tour events, paying out a minimum of $150,000 per event and Primary events will offer double the prize money of 2023 Tour events, increasing the purse to $100,000 per event. In 2024, the APP will increase its commitment to bringing professional and recreational pickleball into the homes and onto the devices of pickleball fans through an enhanced digital and linear broadcast package. Full details of a greatly enhanced digital and linear broadcast slate will be announced shortly. A significant addition to the 2024 calendar will be APP Signature Events, which will be held annually, and feature new formats designed to give professional and amateur players more opportunities to compete and earn prize money. The first APP Signature Event of 2024 will be the APP Collegiate Championships, held January 3-7, and will feature the top college pickleball teams from across the nation. Venue, format, and registration details of the APP Collegiate Championships will be announced next week. Other APP Signature Events include: • The AARP Champions Cup: a tournament specifically designed for players 50 and above • The APP Women’s Open: an event built to showcase the sport’s top women pro and amateur players, and elevate the women’s game • The APP U.S. Indoor Championships: an annual indoor event that travels to cities across the country • The APP Atlantic Cup: an international team-based competition pitting Team USA against Team Europe More APP Signature Events will be announced throughout 2024, and beyond. Rounding out the 2024 APP event calendar in the US are three APP Next Gen tournaments, where aspiring pickleball professionals aged 16-23 participate in tournaments against their peers, and receive mentorship from APP Next Gen National Team Head Coaches who will be in attendance at tournaments, offering input and on-site coaching. Additionally, the members of the 2024 APP Next Gen National Team will be announced in January 2024. In addition, the APP will continue to drive and support the rapid growth of pickleball worldwide, building on the organization’s partnerships in England, Spain, Sweden, India and Australia, with new international announcements forthcoming. The APP is proud of its status as the primary driver of competitive and recreational pickleball globally. “The APP has gone from strength to strength in 2023, and we are excited to build on the successes we have enjoyed this year,” commented Tom Webb, Chief Marketing Officer of the APP. “We will have bigger and better tournaments than ever before, featuring more prize money for the pro players and a bigger broadcast package. We are adding a minimum of five groundbreaking new tournaments through our APP Signature Events, and we continue to find and develop America’s future pickleball stars through the APP Next Gen series and our international pursuits. We lead the world in growing pickleball, and we are only just getting started.” DATES EVENT JAN 3 - JAN 7 APP Signature Event: APP Collegiate Championships JAN 17 - JAN 21 APP Tour: Punta Gorda FEB 1 - FEB 4 APP Signature Event: AARP Champions Cup FEB 14 - FEB 18 APP Next Gen: San Antonio FEB 21 - FEB 25 APP Tour: Mesa MAR 20 - MAR 24 APP Tour: Miami (MAJOR) / APP Signature Event: APP Atlantic Cup APR 3 - APR 7 APP Tour: Delray Beach MAY 8 - MAY 12 APP Tour: Cincinnati MAY 22 - MAY 26 APP Tour: New York City (MAJOR) JUNE 12 - JUNE 16 APP Signature Event: APP U.S. Indoor Championships JUNE 26 - JUNE 30 APP Tour: Southern California JULY 18 - JULY 21 APP Next Gen: Kansas City JULY 24 - JULY 28 APP Signature Event: APP Women's Open AUG 28 - SEPT 1 APP Tour: Chicago SEPT 25 - SEPT 29 APP Tour: Boca Raton OCT 9 - OCT 13 APP Tour: Dallas OCT 23 - OCT 27 APP Tour: Southern California (MAJOR) NOV 13 - NOV 17 APP Next: Gen Dallas DEC 4 – 8 APP Tour: Fort Lauderdale (MAJOR) Following the recent conclusion of the 2023 APP Chicago Open, the largest-ever pickleball tournament in Illinois, and featured on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10, the 2023 APP Tour continues in Avalon, New Jersey with the 2023 APP Sunmed New Jersey Open, livestreamed on APPTV and televised on Monday, September 11 on CBS Sports Network from 8 –9pm ET. The complete 2024 APP event schedule, featuring dates, locations, venues, and broadcast information will be announced in the coming weeks. Sign up to the APP newsletter to stay up to date on all APP events and pickleball stories. About the APP Founded in 2019, the Association of Pickleball Players (APP) serves professionals, amateurs and recreational players of all ages in the fastest growing sport in the USA. The APP operates the APP Tour, the first and only tour fully and officially sanctioned by USA Pickleball. The 2023 APP Tour slate has 16 announced tournament stops, in addition to International and Collegiate Series events. The APP also prides itself on developing the next generation of pickleball champions through its Next Gen Series, the Next Gen National Team, and other youth initiatives. To stay updated on the APP, visit theapp.global, and follow us on Instagram, X, Threads, TikTok, Facebook and LinkedIn. Contact Details The Association of Pickleball Players Daniel Sagerman +1 847-800-8182 dsagerman@theapp.global Company Website https://theapp.global

September 07, 2023 08:00 AM Central Daylight Time

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Uno Pizzeria and Grill Initiates Fundraiser for Maui Relief Effort

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Restaurant chain Uno Pizzeria and Grill, known as the birthplace of Deep Dish pizza, has launched a fundraiser that will benefit the Maui Strong fund. The pizza pioneer has collaborated with Anheuser Busch brand Kona Brewing to make a donation to the cause with a purchase of Kona Big Wave Golden Ale from Sept. 11th through 17th. An in-restaurant purchase of a Kona Big Wave during that period will trigger a 20% donation of the total guest check going to this fundraiser. The program will be run through most of the company’s 70 locations, which are a combination of franchise and company-owned restaurants. The Support for Maui fundraiser, known at Unos as a ‘DoughRaiser’, is an effort that is near and dear to Uno’s CEO Erik Frederick. Frederick was stationed on Pearl Harbor during his time serving in the United States Navy. “The Aloha Spirit becomes part of anyone who lives in Hawaii and leaves an indelible mark on their life and soul. I even met my wife in Hawaii, so it has always been a meaningful part of my life”. Frederick continued “Upon hearing of the tragic wildfires in Maui, I felt very strongly that we as a brand could contribute to the fundraising efforts as the recovery process will last for many years. We found a real partner in Anheuser Busch and their brand Kona Brewing whose roots are in Hawaii. It was just a natural partnership and quite frankly the right thing to do.” “This DoughRaiser allows guests of Uno Pizzeria and Grill to contribute in their own small way” stated Uno’s Director of Marketing, Chris Dellamarggio. “People always want to support when there are worthy causes, but may not know how get involved. Allowing them to contribute as part of their everyday activities gives them an easy way to give to the cause. When those contributions are pooled together across a brand like Uno’s, they can add up to a large donation.” The Maui Strong Fund is a new fund that has been set up by the well-regarded Hawai’i Community Foundation that works to get funds directly to organizations that need funding no matter their size as part of their regular every day mission. The Maui Strong Fund has been set up get immediate relief to multiple organizations that need the funds to take action now. Information about the foundation and the Maui Strong Fund can be found at hawaiicommunityfoundation.org. About UNO Pizzeria & Grill Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Uno Restaurant Holdings Corporation includes approximately 80 company-owned and franchised UNO Pizzeria & Grill restaurants located in 18 states, and the District of Columbia, India, and Saudi Arabia. UNO is all about connecting people over pizza – from its famous Chicago Deep Dish, which UNO invented in 1943, to its Chicago Thin Crust, to its gluten-free and vegan pizzas. The Company also operates Uno Foods, a consumer packaged-foods business which supplies supermarkets, airlines, movie theaters, hotels, airports, travel plazas, and schools, with both frozen and refrigerated UNO branded products. For more information, visit www.unos.com. Contact Details Chris Dellamarggio +1 339-613-7641 cdellamarggio@unos.com Company Website https://www.unos.com/

September 06, 2023 03:31 PM Eastern Daylight Time

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Twang Teams Up with Spencer Boyd for the 2023 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Season

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Twang, creators of the original Beer Salt and premium flavored salt, sugar and spice blends, is proud to announce its sponsorship of Spencer Boyd for the 2023 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series season with upcoming races in Kansas City, Bristol, Talladega, Miami and Phoenix. The partnership marks an exciting collaboration that resonates with the spirit of competition, innovation, and celebration that both Twang and NASCAR embody. Throughout the 2023 season, Twang's iconic logo will adorn Spencer Boyd's truck, prominently displayed in five exhilarating races. On September 14th for the race at Bristol Motor Speedway, Twang will take center stage with a fully wrapped Beer Salt branded truck! For the remaining four races, Twang’s logo will proudly find its place alongside other sponsors on the vehicle. "We're revving up for an electrifying partnership with Spencer in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Season," said Edmundo Macias, Director of Marketing of Twang. "Just like the fast-paced action on the track, Twang's flavorful offerings bring joy and excitement to food and drink enthusiasts nationwide. This collaboration perfectly aligns with our upcoming expansion into 3,500 Walmart stores across the country with our Lime & Lemon-Lime Beer Salt, and we're eager to amplify our presence in the hearts of NASCAR fans." Twang's partnership with Spencer Boyd goes beyond the racetrack. As part of this dynamic alliance, Twang will also engage fans through unique experiences and giveaways. Fans will have the opportunity to sample Twang’s wide array of products, adding a dash of flavor to their NASCAR experience. Additionally, Twang will take part in e-blast giveaways, offering fans the chance to win exclusive prizes and immerse themselves in a world of flavor with Twang. Spencer Boyd's journey in NASCAR is a testament to his determination and passion. With a racing background that started on dirt bikes and evolved through go-karts and short-track venues, Boyd has consistently demonstrated his prowess on the racetrack. His dedication to excellence aligns perfectly with Twang's commitment to delivering premium products that elevate eating and drinking experiences. As Twang continues to celebrate its rich heritage and legacy, this partnership marks a thrilling chapter in the brand's story. From its humble beginnings in a garage to becoming a nationwide sensation, Twang's journey mirrors the resilience and spirit of both Spencer and NASCAR. In 1986, Twang Founder Roger Treviño Sr. left his career after experiencing an epiphany while on a business trip in Mexico. Visiting a Mexican street vendor selling citrus salt, he was reminded of his childhood in San Antonio, with its abundance of Latino flavors. He returned home inspired to create a variety of flavored salts to share with friends and family. Launching the Twang business out of his family garage and together with the Treviño children to help, his first product (and claim to fame) was Twang Beer Salt, an integral product in the Southern trend of “dressing” beers and other libations. From these humble beginnings, the Treviños have since expanded Twang product lines into flavored salt for food, cocktail rimmer blends, michelada mix, and more to come! Contact Details Ilissa Goldenberg +1 973-769-6108 ilissa@rprfirm.com Company Website https://www.twang.com/

September 06, 2023 10:16 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Logitix Names Live Entertainment Executive Wendi Rohan Lebow as Vice President of Open Distribution

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Logitix, a leader in live event ticketing technology and analytics, announced it has named Wendi Rohan Lebow as Vice President of Open Distribution. Lebow will oversee Logitix’s proprietary technology, Open Distribution, which allows venues and live event companies to distribute, price, and sell their primary ticket inventory across multiple integrated marketplaces that Logitix utilizes. Lebow’s extensive live entertainment experience includes leadership roles at TodayTix Group and Goldstar Events, Inc. Lebow’s role as Vice President of Open Distribution is a newly created position for Logitix, which works with venues and live event companies across the performing arts, music, and sports. As an innovative product that is changing how the industry sells and distributes tickets, Open Distribution by Logitix is a native integration with the organization’s primary ticketing system that allows designated tickets to be listed on the primary and secondary channels at the same time. The technology leverages the primary ticketing system’s native fulfillment methods, ensuring the fan gets their ticket and the venue obtains customer information seamlessly. At Logitix, Lebow will work cross-functionally with Logitix’s product, marketing, operations, and business development, in addition to collaborating with external partners to optimize the use of Open Distribution. “The demand and interest in our Open Distribution product from across the live event industry is skyrocketing daily, and the need for a top-tier executive to lead this area for us became clear,” said Logitix CEO Stu Halberg. “We are fortunate to have Wendi join our leadership team. She is a well-respected ticketing professional who has helped thousands of brands sell millions of tickets throughout her career.” “I’ve had the opportunity to partner with Wendi and her team when I was at Tessitura and she was leading venue partnerships for Goldstar,” said Logitix Strategic Advisor Jack Rubin, the Co-Founder and former CEO of Tessitura Network. “Wendi’s experience with distribution technologies, especially in the performing arts industry, is world-class. She is a tremendous addition to the Logitix team who understands the sectors served and will help the organizations create revenue. I look forward to working with her and building on the success created to date.” Lebow led venue relations and partnerships for Goldstar Events, Inc. for 15 years, rising to the position of Chief Venue Officer. Goldstar was acquired by TodayTix Group in 2021 when Lebow transitioned to the role of Vice President of Partnerships North America, a position that she held for the last year and a half. Earlier in her career, she worked with TMG – The Marketing Group, where she managed marketing and promotions for Broadway shows in New York and Los Angeles. She earned her BFA in Musical Theatre from the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. About Logitix Logitix is the preeminent monetization engine and ticketing platform for the live event industry, combining optimized pricing, distribution, and inventory management with real-time insights to help sellers and buyers respond to a rapidly changing market environment. The Logitix vision is to automate the entire ticket life cycle and provide data-driven insights to serve the diverse needs of its clients. The company is backed by ZMC and is privately held. For more information about Logitix, visit Logitix.com or find them on LinkedIn. Contact Details Eric Nemeth +1 602-502-2793 nemeth@ericpr.com Company Website https://logitix.com/

September 06, 2023 07:45 AM Eastern Daylight Time

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Newport Beach Plastic Surgeons Dr. Joseph Cerni and Dr. Nadir Qazi Sued for Fraud and Retention of Stolen Property

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Karen A. Sunday & Associates Inc., a well-regarded commercial real estate broker, recently filed a multi-count lawsuit against Dr. Joseph S. Cerni and Dr. Nadir Qazi, along with their affiliated medical practices and others, for failing to pay, and unlawfully withholding, an earned real estate commission. The lawsuit alleges fraud, breach of contract and unlawful retention of stolen property, among other counts. According to the lawsuit, in May 2022, Dr. Nadir Qazi reached out to Karen Sunday, President of Karen A. Sunday & Associates, seeking her expertise to acquire a building for his Newport Beach cosmetic surgery practice, the Qazi Cosmetic Center. Responding quickly, Sunday reached out to one of her long-time clients, well-known Newport Beach plastic surgeon, Dr. Joseph S. Cerni, owner of Forever Ageless in Newport Beach, inquiring about his interest in selling his office to Qazi. According to court documents, in July 2022, Sunday sent a binding letter of intent to both doctors for the sale of the building, located at 20271 Southwest Birch Street, Suite 100, in Newport Beach with a sale price of $4.75 million. The lawsuit contains various transactional details, including the purchase price, deposit contingencies, escrow conditions, and most crucially, the broker commission. As part of the agreement, Sunday was set to receive a 4% commission from Cerni. Additionally, Court documents allege Qazi was to pay an additional 2% commission for his participation in the transaction. Neither Cerni nor Qazi ever paid for the brokerage services rendered by Sunday and instead aided and abetted each other by unlawfully withholding Sunday’s earned commission. According to the complaint on file in Orange County Superior Court, when the sale closed in December 2022, both Dr. Cerni and Dr. Qazi reneged on their commitment, denying Sunday her rightfully earned commission totaling $285,000. The lawsuit sheds light on the doctors’ intentional deceit, alleging they misled Sunday with a promise to pay their respective commissions to Sunday upon the close of escrow yet failed to do so. The lawsuit seeks damages of no less than $4 million, citing California’s fraud statute in addition to the breach of contract claims. Sunday is represented by Elliott H. Stone, Esq., of Stone LLP, in Irvine California. The lawsuit names among the defendants: Joseph S. Cerni, D.O. a Professional Corporation, JSC Holdings LLC, Rockitgram LLC, Belle Vie Wellness and Medical Aesthetics Inc., Beautiful Reflections Inc., Forever Ageless, Inc., Nubella Med Spa, Inc., Pure Fix Medical Institute, Inc., Qazcorp, Qazi Cosmetic and Monumental Investments LLC. Karen Sunday & Associates, Inc., is a commercial real estate broker specializing in both Tenant and Landlord Representation headquartered in Newport Beach, California. Karen’s expertise is in the leasing and sales of office, industrial, and retail real estate in Southern California. More information at karensunday.com. Stone LLP is a law firm that represents businesses throughout California in complex litigation involving business, construction, real estate, and employment disputes. Download a copy of the lawsuit here and at LawsuitPressRelease.com. Contact Details LawsuitPressRelease.com John P. David +1 888-859-6637 john@LawsuitPressRelease.com Company Website https://stonellp.com/

September 05, 2023 11:16 AM Pacific Daylight Time

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