Monday, May 23, 2022

[INVNT GROUP] and Lamborghini lead Web3 innovation collaboration

[INVNT GROUP] The Global BrandStory Project, in collaboration with Lamborghini, metaverse artist Krista Kim, 2x Grammy nominated artist Steve Aoki, and the historied collector car auction house, RM Sotheby’s, sold the  world’s first supercar 1:1 NFT connected to the last physical production supercar Lamborghini Aventador Ultimae Coupé ever produced.

[INVNT GROUP] appoints Elvin Tan as Managing Director of INVNT.ATOM

Elvin Tan has been appointed Managing Director of INVNT.ATOM. Tan joins [INVNT GROUP] with 20 years of APAC executive management expertise ranging from startups to big tech; holding positions at Google, YouTube, and Huawei. Tan was also an advisor for Goopal, a Fintech firm powering innovative blockchain projects through investment and  incubation.

GuideMe Solutions appoints curated industry expert John Short to its team

GuideMe Solutions, the Digital Adoption and WalkMe focused consultancy, announced the addition of John Short to their team as Director of Commercial Strategy and Alliances. John will lead GuideMe Solutions’ efforts to provide value for the company’s team members, partners and clients alike—all while ensuring that GuideMe Solutions remains the number one choice for anyone looking to revolutionize their digital adoption experience.

Arizona Sonoran boosts management team with three new appointments

Arizona Sonoran Copper Company Inc., a US-based copper developer announces it has increased the bench strength of its team in Arizona and the Toronto-based finance team. Dan Johnson, Project Manager and John Peterson, Senior Environmental Professional, are well-known individuals with long careers in the Arizona mining industry, while Kevin Canario, Director of Finance has been a key member of mining finance teams as an auditor and CFO.

AutoGrid to be acquired by Schneider Electric to accelerate energy transition

AutoGrid, a player in artificial intelligence (AI)-driven optimization for distributed energy resources (DERs), announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation. The transaction between the two is subject to regulatory approval and other customary closing conditions and is expected to close in Q3, 2022. The acquisition will provide AutoGrid with the resources and global reach to accelerate its growth and pace of product innovation.

New study reveals what employers must deliver to retain workplace talent

A new study from global employee engagement firm Reward Gateway reveals the expectations of employees and goals of HR leaders as they adapt to a post-pandemic world and face record-high inflation rates. The survey of 3,799 employees and HR decision-makers in the UK, U.S. and Australia highlights that employees want support beyond a paycheck. 50% would like to see increased investment in employee reward. 49% of employees would like their employer to increase investment in mental, physical and financial wellbeing resources. Responses further indicate that these investments are more than nice-to-haves.

SnapLogic announces Jeremiah Stone as its Chief Technology Officer

SnapLogic, an Enterprise Automation firm, announced Jeremiah Stone as the company’s new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Jeremiah is an experienced builder of advanced technology products and platforms that leverage the full power of AI to solve real business problems.

JSSI grows its financial leadership team with two key appointments

Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), a provider of maintenance support and financial services to the business aviation industry, has appointed Tim Elberfeld as CFO and named Ken Goodman as chief underwriting officer. Both Elberfeld and Goodman will report to the CEO, Neil Book. Elberfeld brings more than 20 years of experience across global businesses in all aspects of finance and accounting, including M&A and system implementations, to his new role as chief financial officer and head of information technology at Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI).

ExaGrid nominated a finalist for the 2022 Network Computing Awards

ExaGrid®, the industry’s Tiered Backup Storage solution, announced that it has been nominated in seven categories for the annual Network Computing Awards. Winners of this year’s awards will be announced at the awards ceremony in London on June 23, 2022.

Sintavia elected to represent AM supply chain for aerospace & defense

Sintavia, LLC, an additive manufacturer of advanced propulsion and thermodynamic systems for the Aerospace, Defense, & Space industry, announced that it had been chosen to represent the AM supply chain in the launch of a major White House initiative called “AM Forward”. The initiative, unveiled on May 6th by President Biden in Cincinnati, is a voluntary compact between large, iconic manufacturers and their smaller U.S.-based suppliers.