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InspireMD, Inc. Appoints Patrick Jamnik as Vice President of Business Development and Strategic Initiatives and Reports

InspireMD, Inc. Appoints Patrick Jamnik as Vice President of Business
Development and Strategic Initiatives and Reports Inducement Grants Under NYSE
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TEL AVIV, Israel, Oct. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE
American: NSPR) (“Company”), the developer of the CGuard™ Embolic Prevention
System (EPS) for the prevention of stroke caused by carotid artery disease
(CAD), today announced the appointment of Patrick Jamnik as vice president,
business development and strategic initiatives. In this newly created
position, Mr. Jamnik will oversee the Company’s business development
activities and play a key role in advancing its short and long-term strategic
goals, with much of his focus being the U.S. market.

“At different times throughout my career, I have been fortunate to see the
powerful impact created when pioneering technology encounters genuine unmet
clinical needs. CGuard™ EPS presents the opportunity to create such an impact
on the advancement of carotid artery 
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Sylogist Renews and Expands Microsoft Relationship, Strategic Initiatives, CEO Retirement

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CALGARY, AB, Oct. 2, 2020 /CNW/ – Sylogist Ltd. (TSXV: SYZ) (“Sylogist” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that effective September 30, 2020, it has entered into a series of agreements, through its principal operating subsidiary, Serenic Software, with Microsoft Corp.  These agreements renew Serenic’s Microsoft ISV Embed partner status and expand its commitment to SaaS by making Serenic’s ERP solution (Navigator) available to customers on Microsoft Appsource for Dynamics 365 Business Central.  These arrangements provide a clear path to the cloud for existing and new customers, with the benefits of complete integration and modern technology, enabled by an investment in marketing and transition support. Serenic’s NaviPayroll solution was made available in Microsoft Appsource earlier this year. 

Sylogist announced the engagement of Shea & Co., a San

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Business class lunch in SIA’s A380 to cost S$300 as airline unveils pricing of new initiatives

SINGAPORE: A three-course meal onboard Singapore Airlines’ (SIA) superjumbo A380 will cost S$50 in economy class and S$90 for premium economy. 

If you prefer something more luxurious, expect to pay S$300 for a four-course lunch in business class and S$600 for suites. 

SIA announced on Thursday (Oct 1) the pricing for its three new initiatives such as the dining experience on the A380. It is also offering the public a tour of its training centre and a home delivery service featuring its first class and business class meals. 

READ: SIA scraps ‘flight to nowhere’ plan, launches limited plane dining service, tours and home food delivery

Like other airlines, Singapore’s flag carrier has been forced to turn to new ideas as COVID-19 continues to curtail flights and batter the aviation industry.

The suite of new services, dubbed Discover Your Singapore Airlines, will soon be available for booking.

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Back to Business Holiday Report, Initiatives to Help Small Businesses Bounce Back

Small businesses have experienced unexpected challenges as a result of the pandemic. Sponsored by Visa

Small businesses have experienced unexpected challenges as a result of the pandemic. While the COVID crisis remains the biggest challenge for small businesses in 2020, a new study finds some hopeful news heading into the fourth quarter. Visa’s Kevin Phalen joins our Laura Cavanaugh to share the important findings from a new Back to Business report about the upcoming holiday shopping season.

More than half of Americans work for or own a small business. Small businesses account for 44 percent of the nation’s economic activity.

“Small businesses are critically important to our local communities and our overall economy. So it’s really important that we’re continuing to support them as they now start to think about the holiday season,” said Phalen.

This week marks a National Small Business Week like no other. As businesses continue to

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Elite Truong named director of strategic initiatives

Most recently, Elite has shepherded the successful launch of our Road to Recovery site, bringing together in her trademark collaborative style representatives from nearly every corner of our newsroom along with our business and engineering colleagues. The initiative kicked off with a project on Sonoma’s wineries that was executed with drones and advanced mobile technology. Previously, Elite partnered with Chris Davenport and Robin Givhan on an augmented-reality project that told the stories of five iconic spacesuits over 50 years of space flight.

Elite has built her career at the vital intersection of journalism and technology. Before joining The Post, Elite served as product manager of audience experience at Vox Media, where she led business partnerships, product development, audience and editorial strategy for alternative platforms such as Facebook Instant Articles, Google AMP Stories, newsletters and Apple News. She will lead a team of five focused on experimental storytelling and report to

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Strategic Initiatives Aid Hartford Financial, High Costs Ail

The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. HIG has been in investors’ good books owing to strategic initiatives and financial strength.

Its return-on-equity (ROE) reflects growth potential. The company’s trailing 12-month ROE of 12.6% compares favorably with the industry average of 7.5%, reflecting its efficiency in utilizing its shareholders’ funds.

Now let’s see what has been working in the stock’s favor.

The company has been taking up strategic initiatives over time to improve its risk profile. A series of well-executed strategic dispositions of its legacy run-off businesses also helped the company. Hartford Financial has been vending non-core businesses for a while now to concentrate on its U.S. operations and enhance its operating leverage. Apart from lowering expenses, boosting profitability and improving returns to its shareholders, these divestitures are increasing the company’s financial flexibility by freeing up more capital.

The company has been putting in efforts to solidify its portfolio through acquisitions.

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Shift Technology to Support Fraud Detection and Subrogation Initiatives for Central Insurance

PARIS and BOSTON and VAN WERT, Ohio, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Shift Technology, a provider of AI–native fraud detection and claims automation solutions for the global insurance industry, and Central Insurance today announced that Shift will support Central Insurance’s fraud detection and subrogation initiatives. As a result, Central Insurance will deploy Force, Shift’s fraud detection solution to uncover suspicious behaviors in the insurer’s auto and property claims processes. The insurer will also use the technology to identify more quickly and accurately those property claims appropriate for subrogation recovery. 

In business for more than 140 years, Central Insurance has built a reputation for integrity, exceptional customer relationships, and operational excellence. A strong belief in applying both innovative approaches and cutting-edge technology to best meet customer and business requirements has long been a hallmark of the carrier. Recognizing that applying analytics and artificial intelligence to the claims process

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