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WILLY WONKA GOLDEN TICKET™ Game Offers Lucky Player A Chance To Win Up To $1 Billion

2017-05-11

LAS VEGAS and ATLANTA, May 11, 2017 — Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) (“Scientific Games” or the “Company”) today announced that it has created a multi-state linked game with the largest prize opportunity for a linked lottery instant game in U.S. history. The WILLY WONKA GOLDEN TICKET™ game is launching initially in 11 U.S. states.  The “scratch” game offers players the chance to win prizes instantly plus a bonus second-chance opportunity to win trips to Las Vegas where lucky second-chance players will take part in the WILLY WONKA™ BILLION DOLLAR CHALLENGE™ event to win cash prizes from $1,000 up to $1 billion. With sales off to a strong start, the Texas Lottery was first to launch the WILLY WONKA GOLDEN TICKET™ game...

PHA Announces New Partners at 2017 Summit Day One

2017-05-11

WASHINGTON, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, the Partnership for a Healthier America’s (PHA) sixth-annual Building a Healthier Future Summit kicked off with remarks from President Bill Clinton and Tricia Brooks, Vice President, Public Affairs of Novo Nordisk, the 2017 PHA Summit National Sponsor. Throughout the day, PHA, alongside its partners, PepsiCo, the United States Tennis Association (USTA), Mercedes-Benz, the Association for Convenience & Fuel Retailing (NACS), Cumberland Farms, the National Confectioners Association (NCA), Feeding America, the San Antonio Food Bank, the Des Moines Area Religious Council, the Atlanta Community Food Bank, and the Capital Area Food Bank, announced commitments to help families as well as food-insecure communities make healthier choices across the country. PHA works with its honorary chair former First Lady Michelle Obama and the private sector to create solutions to end the childhood obesity crisis. As a demonstration of...

Earn the President's Volunteer Service Award by Volunteering with…
Earn the President's Volunteer Service Award by Volunteering with…

2017-05-10

We developed a lasting friendship with Sae and his family and we continue to stay in touch to this day. May 10, 2017 — The President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) is the prestigious volunteer award that recognizes United States citizens who have achieved the required number of hours of service in a 12 month period or cumulative hours over the course of a lifetime. ETC host families and siblings can earn the PVSA by hosting an ETC exchange student for 5 or 10 months. The awards are offered in multiple levels and are designed to recognize each milestone of your service achievement. Host siblings as young as 5 years old can earn either a bronze, silver or gold award. Along with the premier honor of receiving the PVSA, recipients receive a personalized certificate, an official pin, and a congratulatory...

Brandcards® App: Find the Brands You Love, Let Them Love You Back
Brandcards® App: Find the Brands You Love, Let Them Love You Back

2017-05-10

Brandcards: Find the brands you love, let them love you back! Boulder, Colorado May 10, 2017 — Brandcards, a new IOS app that enables consumers to find, engage and shop directly with their favorite brands, has launched its Outdoor Edition. Brandcards Outdoor Edition lets consumers identify their favorite outdoor sports and brands, automatically providing personalized product updates, offers, articles and videos filtered for only what the user wants to see all from the convenience of one app. The new Brandcards Outdoor Edition covers 140 brands with over 50,000 products, spanning 15 outdoor sports such as running, cycling, climbing, hiking, swimming and others. Creating the personalized shopping experience is simple. After consumers download the...

Houston Dash forward Kealia Ohai and BBVA Compass aim to create opportunities in new brand ambassador agreement
Houston Dash forward Kealia Ohai and BBVA Compass aim to create opportunities in new brand ambassador agreement

2017-05-10

HOUSTON, May 10, 2017 — BBVA Compass and Kealia Ohai came to terms on a new deal last week to officially appoint the Houston Dash forward as the bank’s newest brand ambassador. “I am very excited and honored to begin this partnership with BBVA Compass,” said Ohai. “I love the city of Houston and I’m thrilled to work with BBVA Compass which shares my passion to make a difference in the community. I can’t wait to get started and help create as many bright experiences for people as possible.” Kealia Ohai signed her brand ambassador agreement with BBVA...

REI to Relocate Englewood, Colorado Store to Nearby Greenwood Village…
REI to Relocate Englewood, Colorado Store to Nearby Greenwood Village…

2017-05-08

This new store will show how we bring the outdoors in and connect the local community to a life outdoors. Seattle, Wash. May 08, 2017 — Outdoor co-op REI today announced plans to relocate its Englewood, Colorado store to nearby Greenwood Village in the fall of 2017. After nearly two decades in its current location, the new store will carry a larger assortment of gear and apparel to make it easier for the more than 365,000 active co-op members throughout the region to get outside. At its new location, REI will continue to support the local outdoor community by investing $160,000 in Colorado nonprofits this year to make a positive, lasting impact on trails, parks and waterways. “The REI Englewood team is very excited to continue to serve our members and customers...

Going-Out-Of-Business Sales Under Way At All Gander Mountain Stores
Going-Out-Of-Business Sales Under Way At All Gander Mountain Stores

2017-05-05

SAINT PAUL, Minn., May 5, 2017 –  Inventory liquidation sales are now under way at all Gander Mountain store locations – offering shoppers deep discounts on top brand-name outdoor gear. The nationwide sale is being conducted by a joint venture consortium consisting of Tiger Capital Group, Great American Group, Gordon Brothers and Hilco Merchant Resources.  Gander Mountain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on March 10. The consortium prevailed in its April 28th bid to become the liquidating agent for the Gander Mountain inventory. The joint venture consortium will immediately commence...

CATV Systems Stocks Under Review — Netflix, DISH Network, Liberty Global, and Discovery Communications
CATV Systems Stocks Under Review — Netflix, DISH Network, Liberty Global, and Discovery Communications

2017-05-05

NEW YORK, May 5, 2017 — Today’s attention on Stock-Callers.com is directed to the CATV Systems industry, which includes companies that provide cable services, on-demand services, and other media services. Equities to review this morning are: Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX), DISH Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH), Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ: LBTYK), and Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA). Learn more about these stocks by downloading their free research reports in PDF format at: http://stock-callers.com/registration Netflix   On Thursday, shares in Los Gatos, California headquartered Netflix Inc. recorded a trading volume of 5.56 million shares. The stock ended the day at $157.25,...

Ruffalo Noel Levitz Announces Keynote Speakers for National Enrollment…
Ruffalo Noel Levitz Announces Keynote Speakers for National Enrollment…

2017-05-03

The 2017 National Conference on Student Recruitment, Marketing, and Retention will cover the full spectrum of enrollment management and student success, from college recruitment to graduation. Cedar Rapids, Iowa May 03, 2017 — Ruffalo Noel Levitz, the recognized leader in higher education enrollment and fundraising management solutions, today announced the keynote speakers for its 31st annual National Conference on Student Recruitment, Marketing, and Retention. This enrollment management conference will be held July 26-28 in Denver, Colorado. The event serves enrollment managers, college admissions...

Mongoose Jam Video Battle: Woodward, PA
Mongoose Jam Video Battle: Woodward, PA

2017-05-02

MADISON, Wis., May 2, 2017 — Mongoose Bikes, a brand of Dorel Industries, Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), will head back to Woodward Camp in Woodward, PA, for the sixth annual Mongoose Jam. After two years at Woodward West in Tehachapi, California, the brand has decided to bring the event back East with their new Video Battle format. From August 7th through 11th 15 pros, five videographers and five amateurs will film and produce five team edits competing for a $40,000 prize purse. At the end of the week, the teams’ edits will be premiered for Week Ten Woodward Campers. Prior to that, the edits will be judged by BMX industry veterans on originality, style and the difficulty of tricks used to determine the winning team. Mongoose riders Greg Illingworth, Pat Casey, Kevin Peraza, Paul Ryan, and Ben Wallace will each captain one of five teams at the BMX-only event. Each captain will...

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