PCS International selected by RSM Computer Services as exclusive provider – Press Release

CHICAGO, Ill., Nov 23, 2020 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PCS International (PCS), a Chicagoland based technology service provider, is excited to announce that it has been named the exclusive provider to all clients of RSM Computer Services (RSM) for technology service, support, and maintenance services.

RSM customers will also have immediate direct access to the PCS sister companies: PCS Cloud Solutions and Business CyberSecurity Solutions, allowing them a one-stop shopping experience for all their technology needs.

“PCS International is thrilled to be selected to help Bob Biegon and RSM to support their customers as he moves towards a well-deserved retirement. We can leverage our experience in the business world to help their customers with a wide range of technology solutions,” said Ron Searle, President and founder of PCS International.

“I can’t imagine a better fit – definitely a Win – Win for my clients and friends!” said Bob Biegon, President and

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Mercer Island teen behind international COVID-19 data website tests positive for virus

Avi Schiffmann’s open-source website featuring COVID-19 case data was getting millions of hits from all over the world. He is now one of the statistics he reports.

MERCER ISLAND, Wash. — A Mercer Island High School student who became globally-known after creating a website to track coronavirus data is now suffering from the virus himself. 

Avi Schiffmann is now hoping his experience will send a message to his peers, who he said may not be taking the warnings seriously. 

Back In March, Schiffmann started getting worldwide attention, even if people didn’t know his actual name. 

At that time, he told KING 5, “I thought it was sort of cool to create a website that was a central hub of information,” when explaining why he created his website. 

His open-source website featuring COVID-19 case data was getting millions of hits from all over the world.

Today, he’s now one of the

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Has Logitech International (LOGI) Outpaced Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

Investors interested in Computer and Technology stocks should always be looking to find the best-performing companies in the group. Has Logitech International (LOGI) been one of those stocks this year? Let’s take a closer look at the stock’s year-to-date performance to find out.

Logitech International is a member of the Computer and Technology sector. This group includes 616 individual stocks and currently holds a Zacks Sector Rank of #9. The Zacks Sector Rank gauges the strength of our 16 individual sector groups by measuring the average Zacks Rank of the individual stocks within the groups.

The Zacks Rank is a successful stock-picking model that emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions. The system highlights a number of different stocks that could be poised to outperform the broader market over the next one to three months. LOGI is currently sporting a Zacks Rank of #1 (Strong Buy).

Over the past three

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International Tennis Stars Turn Old El Paso Tortilla Launch into a Worldwide Charitable Event

#MessFreeChallenge benefits food banks across the globe

What began as a new product launch for Old El Paso Tortilla Pockets™ in Australia has turned into a global match between leading tennis players, and the winner is local food banks. While the ball has bounced around the world, it landed in North America with the #MessFreeChallenge waged from Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard to U.S. tennis phenom Sofia Kenin. And Kenin closed it out with a final challenge to her rival and teen sensation Iga Swiatek.

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Tennis stars around the world participated in the Old El Paso #MessFreeChallenge which resulted in not only some cool tricks being performed, but with 100,000 products/meals being donated to local food banks around the world. (Photo: Business Wire)

Aussie tennis star Nick Kyrgios began the #MessFreeChallenge that initially partnered with his NK Foundation as

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Netflix’s Head Of Global TV Bela Bajaria Restructures U.S. Programming Departments, Resulting In Handful Of Layoffs; Sets Top International Team

A month and a half after being elevated to Head of Global TV at Netflix, Bela Bajaria has reorganized the streamer’s U.S. TV operation with an increased focus on tentpole shows and getting the most from mega overall deals. The realignment also enhances the portfolios of some executives on her international bench.

The U.S. streamlining includes the closing of the Young Adult/Family series department whose duties will be absorbed by the Drama and Comedy teams. The consolidation has led to the departures of fewer than 10 members of the series content team below VP level. Brian Wright, who ran the YA/family group, will now head a new Overall Deals department, while Jinny Howe and Renate Radford will lead the drama team. Meanwhile, Peter Friedlander, who led the Genre & Thrillers subsection of the drama department, will now head a new Spectacle/Event programming department that will be separate from drama

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ePost Global LLC Acquires International Mail and Parcel Business from R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company

International shipping solutions provider to continue delivering global delivery support

CHICAGO, Oct. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ePost Global LLC, a tech-enabled global shipping solutions provider, today announced it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the International Mail and Parcel Logistics Business (“International Logistics”) from R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (RRD) (NYSE: RRD). ePost Global will continue to provide cost-effective, global delivery solutions to its clients.

As a postal-qualified wholesaler, ePost Global will continue to maintain its long-standing partnerships with international logistics customers and vendors, unlocking deep discounts and solidifying relationships with global industry contacts. ePost Global anticipates no disruption to ongoing operations as it utilizes emerging technology to compete in the logistics industry.

“We are excited to grow our global footprint,” said Kapil Kalokhe, Vice President of Corporate Development & Strategy at ePost Global. “This acquisition will allow us to utilize our technology expertise to bring unique innovation

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JoAnn Alfano to Lead Current Programming for UTV, UCP, Oversee International Formats Group

JoAnn Alfano is set to lead current programming for the both Universal Television and Universal Content Productions.

The announcement was made Tuesday by Pearlena Igbokwe, chairperson of Universal Studio Group, in a letter to staff obtained by Variety. In addition, Alfano will add the International Formats Group to her purview, with the group being folded into USG. Her new title will be executive vice president of scripted current series and head of international business development for USG. She will report to Igbokwe for formats and international business development and UCP president Dawn Olmstead and the yet to be named president of Universal Television for current series.

“JoAnn is well respected across the industry and we are lucky to have someone who brings such a wealth of experience to this newly created role,” Igbokwe wrote.

Enrique Guillen, executive vice president of commercial strategy and international development, will now be reporting

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Brand825 Earns Two International Awards, Launches Redesigned Website

Brand825, a full-service marketing and creative agency that builds engaging and inspiring brands nationwide, announced it has won two international awards—a gold PR World Award® and a bronze Women World Award®—recognizing its outstanding achievements as a startup agency.

Brand825’s work on a successful advertising campaign for a national fitness brand won the gold PR World Award in the “Startup Agency of the Year: Full Service” category. Brand825 has grown revenue by 2,670 percent since the agency launched in 2016, which was the main factor in the agency earning the bronze Women World Award in the “Startup of the Year: Business Services” category.

“It’s gratifying to be recognized among so many incredible organizations and agencies around the world,” said Kedran Whitten, co-founder of Brand825. “It was a dream to launch our agency: we love what we do, and it shows in our work. These awards speak to the passion and quality

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128th Canton Fair Concludes, Empowering International Trade Recovery

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The 10-day 128th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) concluded on its cutting-edge digital platform which has provided a unique opportunity for international businesses and buyers to embrace a barrier-free trade experience at their fingertip.

128th Canton Fair Concludes, Empowering International Trade Recovery
128th Canton Fair Concludes, Empowering International Trade Recovery

The Fair welcomed buyers from record-breaking 226 countries and regions. As of October 24, its platform has received 51.17 million visits, including over 7.89 million visits to companies’ virtual exhibition hall.

Xu Bing, Spokesperson of the Canton Fair and Deputy Director General of China Foreign Trade Centre, noted that the current COVID-19 pandemic has brought extreme challenges as countries try to simultaneously expand their economies and save lives. China endeavors to facilitate a return to normality for international industry and supply chains, as well as aiding in the recovery of international trade and investment.

26,000 exhibitors

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Internationally Renowned Speakers to Participate in Global Housing Foundation’s Virtual International Conference in Support of UN Day

NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In 2020, the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic ravaged the economy, greater widening the gap between the rich and poor, and thrusting the global housing crisis into the spotlight. To encourage solutions for developing adequate housing needed for one-fifth of the world’s population, international leaders will come together on United Nations Day, Saturday, October 24 at 12 noon during the virtual conference “Global Strategies for Smart, Sustainable Workforce Housing: Innovative Solutions to Win the War Against Poverty, Healthcare & Crises” hosted by the Global Housing Foundation (GHF) in partnership with UN-Habitat.

During the conference, GHF will unveil an exciting interactive digital resource, the Global Housing Network, a state-of-the-art tool, providing comprehensive knowledge and information, relevant links, research and resources. It will be an important catalyst to connect and build global partnerships which stimulate the creation of workforce housing throughout the world.

The conference

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