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Tech-Driven Vertical Farming Company Kalera Announces Two New Vice Presidents of Sales Focused on Foodservice and Retail Accounts

The appointment of these executives coincides with Kalera’s expansion into new markets nationwide.

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Mark Gagnon, VP of Sales for Retail Accounts at Kalera, has over three decades of experience in the produce and grocery industries.
Mark Gagnon, VP of Sales for Retail Accounts at Kalera, has over three decades of experience in the produce and grocery industries.
Mark Gagnon, VP of Sales for Retail Accounts at Kalera, has over three decades of experience in the produce and grocery industries.

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Kalera's newly appointed VP of Foodservice Sales, Marc Jennings, brings with him over 20 years of experience in the foodservice industry.
Kalera’s newly appointed VP of Foodservice Sales, Marc Jennings, brings with him over 20 years of experience in the foodservice industry.
Kalera’s newly appointed VP of Foodservice Sales, Marc Jennings, brings with him over 20 years of experience in the foodservice industry.

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, technology-driven vertical farming company Kalera (NOTC: KALERA, Bloomberg: KSLLF) announced that it has hired two new executives to fill the positions of Vice President of Foodservice Sales and Vice President of Sales for Retail Accounts. The newly appointed VP of

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NorthStar Medical Technologies, LLC Announces Promotion of CFO Paul Estrem to Executive Vice President and Appointment to NorthStar Board of Managers – Press Release

BELOIT, Wis.–(Business Wire)–NorthStar Medical Technologies, LLC, a global innovator in the development, production and commercialization of diagnostic and therapeutic radiopharmaceuticals, today announced the promotion of Chief Financial Officer Paul Estrem, to Executive Vice President. Mr. Estrem has also been appointed to the NorthStar Board of Managers, effective October 12, 2020, and continues to report to President and Chief Executive Officer Stephen Merrick. Mr. Estrem joined NorthStar in November, 2018, as Senior Vice President and CFO. He has more than 30 years of relevant financial experience in the life science and medical technology industries.

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Paul Estrem, Executive VP and CFO, NorthStar Medical Technologies (Photo: Business Wire)

Paul Estrem, Executive VP and CFO, NorthStar Medical Technologies (Photo: Business Wire)

“Paul’s strong combination of leadership and financial experience in growing successful organizations has served NorthStar exceptionally well since he joined the Company,” said Stephen Merrick, President and Chief Executive Officer of NorthStar. “As a

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Police monitoring websites offering vice, illegal loans, Courts & Crime News & Top Stories

The police are actively trawling the Internet for websites offering vice or unlicensed money-lending services here, in a bid to arrest the growing problem of loan sharks and online vice.

Tender documents seen by The Straits Times (ST) show the Singapore Police Force (SPF) had requested a service to “conduct proactive trawling of the Internet for vice-related and unlicensed money-lending related websites” and rank them according to traffic volume.

The service should also be able to monitor monthly access to such sites via mobile or non-mobile channels and track the number of vice workers advertised on each site.

The tender was awarded to StarHub on July 29, with the service due to be delivered last month.

In response to queries from ST, the police said the trial initiative is to “see how technology can be better leveraged to improve SPF’s capabilities in detecting such websites”.

“Once detected, SPF will continue

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Erin Levzow Joins Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. as Vice President Marketing Technology

LAKE FOREST, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. (“Del Taco” or the “Company”), (NASDAQ: TACO), the nation’s second largest Mexican quick service restaurant* (MQSR), today announced that Erin Levzow is appointed to the new position of Vice President Marketing Technology. Levzow brings a wide breadth of experience in marketing, marketing technology, mobile apps and ordering technology, as well as building loyalty and rewards programs, across multiple industries.

“As the technology space becomes more critical for customer engagement every year, we continue to plan and execute against building competitive and innovative systems for our brand,” said Tim Hackbardt, Chief Marketing Officer of Del Taco. “We are pleased to welcome Erin to the Del Taco team to carry forward our marketing technology efforts. I know her experience shaping successful digital, martech and ecommerce strategies will make a tremendous impact on the ways we engage with our guests and differentiate our fresh

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Police on the prowl for unlicensed moneylending and vice websites, Singapore News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – The police are actively trawling the Internet for websites offering vice or unlicensed moneylending services here in a bid to arrest the growing problem of loan sharks and online vice.

Tender documents seen by The Straits Times show that the Singapore Police Force (SPF) had made a request for a service that would “conduct proactive trawling of the Internet for vice-related and unlicensed moneylending related websites” and rank them according to their traffic volume.

The service should also be able to monitor the monthly access to such sites via mobile or non-mobile channels and track the number of vice workers advertised on each website.

The tender was awarded to StarHub on July 29, with the service to be delivered last month.

In response to queries from ST, the police said the trial initiative is to “see how technology can be better leveraged to improve SPF’s capabilities in detecting

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Intel Appoints Saf Yeboah-Amankwah as Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer


[September 22, 2020]

Intel Appoints Saf Yeboah-Amankwah as Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer

Intel (News – Alert) Corporation today announced the appointment of Safroadu (Saf) Yeboah-Amankwah as senior vice president and chief strategy officer, effective Nov. 1. Yeboah-Amankwah will be responsible for the global strategy office, including Intel Capital (News – Alert), and will work with the executive team on developing and driving growth-oriented strategies. Yeboah-Amankwah will report to CEO Bob Swan.

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Safroadu (Saf) Yeboah-Amankwah was named senior vice president and chief strategy officer at Intel Corporation in September 2020. (Photo: Business Wire)

Safroadu (Saf) Yeboah-Amankwah was named senior vice president and chief strategy officer at Intel Corporation in September 2020. (Photo: Business Wire)

“A profound evolution in computing is opening a much larger opportunity with implications for every aspect of our business,” said Swan. “Saf has strong experience in strategy and international markets, a deep technical background, and he knows Intel well. He is an excellent

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Elo Life Systems Appoints Food and Beverage Industry Technology Leader Alec Hayes as Vice President of Technology and Products

Alec Hayes, Vice President Technology & Products

Alec Hayes, Vice President Technology & Products
Alec Hayes, Vice President Technology & Products
Alec Hayes, Vice President Technology & Products

DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Elo Life Systems, a food and agriculture company with a mission to improve human health and wellness, today announced that Alec Hayes, Ph.D., has joined Elo Life Systems as Vice President of Technology and Products. In his role, Alec will be responsible for Elo’s research and development pipeline and strategic expansion of Elo’s integrated suite of capabilities to enable accelerated product development.

“Through thoughtful analysis of opportunities and challenges in the industry, Elo has embarked on impactful programs of immediate relevance to human nutrition and the health of our planet,” commented Fayaz Khazi, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer of Elo Life Systems. “Alec’s experience at the nexus of food and human health will be instrumental as we fast-track Elo’s pipeline and long-term

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Science and Technology Minister Chu Ngoc Anh appointed Hanoi’s Vice Party Secretary

Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh has become Vice Party Secretary of Hanoi after the appointment decision of the Politburo was announced on September 18.

Mr. Chu Ngoc Anh was born in 1965 in Hanoi. He holds a PhD degree in physics. He is a member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (12th tenure).

Bộ trưởng KH-CN Chu Ngọc Anh làm Phó Bí thư Thành uỷ Hà Nội

Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee, Head of the Central Organizing Commission Pham Minh Chinh hands the decision of the Politburo to Mr. Chu Ngoc Anh

From 1988 to 1995, he was a lecturer at the Institute for Technical Physics under the Ha Noi University of Science and Technology.

From 1995 to 1997 he worked at the Science and Technology Advances Application Company – MITEC under the Ministry of Industry and Environment and the Institute of Posts and Telecommunications Technology under the General Department of Posts.

From 1997

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Caterpillar Announces Appointment of New Vice President

DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today its board of directors has appointed Marc Cameron a company vice president. Cameron will have responsibility for Caterpillar’s Resource Industries Sales, Services and Technology Division. 

Cameron has 20 years of deep expertise in surface and underground mining, with early career experience in the construction industry. He has led complex global teams and has extensive knowledge of mining operations, having served in various roles as a leader on the Rio Tinto team, one of Caterpillar’s largest mining customers.  He will begin his duties with Caterpillar on November 2, 2020, and will be based in Tucson, Arizona.

“Marc’s deep mining experience will further enhance our customer focus and accelerate the growth of Caterpillar services, including technology solutions,” said Denise Johnson, Caterpillar group president of Resource Industries.  

Cameron joined Rio Tinto in 2003 and has led

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Mars Welcomes Dr. Maria Velissariou as New Global Corporate R&D Vice President and Chief Science Officer

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Mars, Incorporated announced today the hiring of Dr. Maria Velissariou as the new Global Corporate Research & Development (R&D) Vice President and Chief Science Officer. Dr. Velissariou joins Mars on Sept. 13 and will lead Mars’ enterprise-wide approach to Quality and Food Safety, Scientific & Regulatory Affairs and deliver Mars’ R&D strategy in partnership with its business segments. Dr. Velissariou will report into Jean-Christophe Flatin, President of Innovation, Science, Technology & Mars Edge and will partner with the existing Mars Chief Science Officer and Vice President of Corporate R&D, David Crean, as a transition to his retirement in April 2021.” data-reactid=”13″MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Mars, Incorporated announced today the hiring

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