Thursday, March 23, 2023

Art work by Braun and Virgil Abloh to inaugural at the Brooklyn Museum

Braun, the German appliances brand, announces its sponsorship of the Brooklyn Museum’s presentation of Virgil Abloh: Figures of Speech opening July 1st, 2022 - January 29, 2023.

SES’s C-band satellite successfully launched onboard SpaceX rocket

SES announced that the SES-22 satellite was launched into space onboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from SpaceX’s Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida, US. The SES’s C-band satellites dedicated to freeing up the lower 300 MHz of C-band spectrum is built by Thales Alenia Space, and will operate in the 135 degrees West orbital slot.

Salesforce expands MuleSoft with easy automation across any system

Salesforce, the global CRM company, introduced the next generation of MuleSoft, a unified solution for automation, integration, and APIs to easily automate any workflow so any technical or non-technical team can adapt to constant change and business complexity. 

Velodyne Lidar marketing head Sally Frykman named woman of the year

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced its CMO Sally Frykman won the 2022 Woman of the Year award from Sensors Converge and Fierce Electronics. The Best of Sensors Awards recognize the most innovative products, technologies, teams and people in the sensors industry.

Corpay Cross-Border announces a strategic collaboration with Triterras

Corpay, a FLEETCOR® brand and global leader in business payments, and Triterras Inc. (OTC Expert Market: TRIRF), a global fintech company and leading innovator of inclusive finance solutions for the world’s micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME’s) are pleased to announce a new collaboration between Corpay’s Cross-Border business and Triterras Inc.

Itron, Inc. lines up industry leaders for second annual Itron Inspire APAC

Itron, Inc., which is innovating how utilities and cities manage energy and water, announced that its annual event, Itron Inspire APAC 2022, will take place virtually July 26-27, 2022. The customer-focused event will feature a lineup of sessions facilitated by industry leaders highlighting trends, use cases, customer and consumer experiences, benefits realized etc.

The LYCRA Company’s equity control procured by financial institution cohort

The LYCRA Company, an innovative fiber and technology solutions firm for the apparel and personal care industries, announced that a group of financial institutions, comprising Lindeman Asia, Lindeman Partners Asset Management, Tor Investment Management, and China Everbright Limited (New Shareholders), have gained full equity control of the firm.

Logility to buy network optimization provider Starboard Solutions Corp

Logility, Inc., a player in supply chain innovation powering the sustainable and resilient enterprise, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Starboard Solutions Corp., a Traverse City, Michigan based innovator of supply chain network design software.

EIG hires curated industry expert De La Rey Venter as CEO of MidOcean

EIG, an institutional investor to the energy and infrastructure sectors, announced that De la Rey Venter has joined as CEO of MidOcean Energy (MidOcean) and as a Managing Director of EIG. MidOcean is an EIG-controlled LNG firm seeking to create a diversified “pure play” integrated LNG portfolio of high-quality operating LNG projects with strong existing cash flow.

Checkbox hires James Dougherty to spearhead its US expansion strategy

Australian workflow automation software firm, Checkbox, has appointed James Dougherty to spearhead its US expansion strategy, including building and scaling a local team, following the firm’s launch in the market earlier this year. Checkbox is a no-code workflow automation platform that allows enterprise teams, including legal, HR, and risk and compliance, to automate tedious manual processes and scale the delivery of services to the business.