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The Travelers Protective Association Presents More Than $20,000 in Grants

2017-08-11

St. Louis-based fraternal benefit society gives 42 scholarships to those in need. St. Louis, MO, August 11, 2017– The Travelers Protective Association (TPA), a fraternal benefit society, recently awarded 42 scholarships through its Scholarship Trust for the Hearing Impaired totaling $21,750 during the 2017 second quarter. The grants, which are awarded nationwide to recipients throughout the year, ranged from $100 to $750 per person based on necessity. Recipients were located in 21 different states and ranged in age from one to 95 years old. This quarter 16 grants were presented to Missouri residents. Established in 1975, the organization’s Scholarship Trust for the Hearing Impaired provides financial aid to those who are deaf or hard of hearing. Grants are used for mechanical devices, medical and specialized treatment, and education that includes speech classes and interpreters. To date the trust has distributed over...

O6 Environmental Awarded State of Missouri Contract

2017-08-10

St. Louis, MO, August 10, 2017– O6 Environmental is pleased to announce receipt of the recently awarded State of Missouri, Hazardous Substance Cleanup and Disposal contract # CS170840003. As a State of Missouri preferred use contractor, O6 ENV will be working with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (MODNR) to provide both emergency and non-emergency clean up and disposal services. Registered members of the Cooperative Procurement Program (COOP), can access the services through the State contract. More detailed information pertaining to the COOP can be found at https://oa.mo.gov/purchasing/cooperative-procurement-services. “O6 Environmental expects to see an increase in engagement across the State of Missouri and looks forward to providing both the state and our clients with invaluable services,” said Caleb Tufts, Senior...

Rigaku Presents Latest XRM and CT Technology at 2017 Microscopy & Microanalysis Meeting
Rigaku Presents Latest XRM and CT Technology at 2017 Microscopy & Microanalysis Meeting

2017-08-06

St. Louis, MO August 06, 2017 — X-ray analytical instrument manufacturer Rigaku Corporation is pleased to announce its attendance at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2017 Meeting (M&M 2017), being held August 6-10, 2017 at America’s Center in St. Louis, Missouri. The Microscopy & Microanalysis Meeting is the world’s largest scientific gathering of microscopy and microanalysis professionals, academics, technicians, students and exhibitors. A wide range of microscopy and microanalysis techniques and their application to the biological and physical sciences will be presented. X-ray microscopy (

New Tech Network Announces Education Innovation Awards
New Tech Network Announces Education Innovation Awards

2017-08-03

Press Release – updated: Aug 3, 2017 07:00 EDT St Louis, MO, August 3, 2017 – New Tech Network (NTN) presented education innovation awards at its annual conference held in St. Louis, Missouri, July 6-10.  The awards recognized innovative and effective successes from the nearly 200 NTN schools in the U.S. and Australia. The conference theme “Making it Relevant: Connecting School, Opportunity and Equity” enabled principals, teachers, and district leaders to plan for the coming academic year, share best practices, and network with fellow professionals. The goal of the conference is to “provide a venue where educators from around the country learn together, brainstorm and plan new...

SunTx Capital Partners Portfolio Company, Interface Security Systems, Completes Refinancing for New Capital Structure That Will Facilitate Accelerated Growth And Expansion
SunTx Capital Partners Portfolio Company, Interface Security Systems, Completes Refinancing for New Capital Structure That Will Facilitate Accelerated Growth And Expansion

2017-08-03

Interface, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and Plano, Texas, is a recognized industry leader and pioneer in providing a comprehensive bundle of monitored, mission-critical managed network, physical security and business intelligence (“BI”) services to large multi-location businesses over a private PCI-compliant cloud-based network.  The Company provides such services to many of North America’s most recognized companies in the retail, hospitality, and restaurant industries. Additional Information on the Refinancing Pursuant to the $600 million refinancing, the Company’s existing debt including the $50 million Capital One Revolving Credit Facility, the $230 million Senior Secured Notes due 2018, and the $115 million Senior Contingent Cash Pay Notes due 2018, have been redeemed in full and the $67 million PIK Senior Notes due 2019 have been exchanged for new PIK Senior Notes due 2023. The new debt capital structure includes a $290 million Senior Credit Facility...

St. Louis Daily Ledger Local News Website Offers St. Louis Breaking News
St. Louis Daily Ledger Local News Website Offers St. Louis Breaking News

2017-07-29

ST. LOUIS, MO – 07/29/2017 (PRESS RELEASE JET) — St. Louis Daily Ledger, sometimes referred to as StLouisLocalNews.com or just St. Louis Breaking News, is a local news website offering national and local news in St. Louis, Missouri. St. Louis Breaking News syndicates news release directly from Perpetual Wire, the world’s leading digital provider of news-related content; and offers the ability for residents to send in local news in their neighborhood and community. St. Louis Breaking News also provides 

Missouri Corporate Whistleblower Center Now Urges an Employee of a Road Builder/Contractor in Missouri to Call about Rewards If Their Employer Is Falsely Claiming to Be A Minority Owned Business

2017-07-27

If you work for a company that is falsely claiming to be a minority/woman owned business in Missouri to get an unfair competitive advantage on federal jobs or federal contract bidding-please call us” — Missouri Corporate Whistleblower Center WASHINGTON, DC, USA, July 27, 2017 — The Missouri Corporate Whistleblower Center says, “We are urging a manager or employee of a company in Missouri providing any type of service to the federal government to call us anytime at 866-714-6466 if their employer is falsely claiming to be a woman or minority owned business. As we would like to discuss anytime the rewards for this type of information can be very substantial.” http://Missouri.CorporateWhistleblower.Com The Missouri Corporate Whistleblower Center believes that...

New Boundary Technologies Presenting on the Value of Internet of Things (IoT) Technology in Precision Agriculture at 2017 InfoAg Conference

2017-07-20

New Boundary Technologies Presenting on the Value of Internet of Things (IoT) Technology in Precision Agriculture at 2017 InfoAg Conference Minneapolis, MN, July 20, 2017– New Boundary Technologies announced today that CEO Kim Pearson will be presenting at this year’s InfoAg Conference, being held at the Union Station Hotel in St. Louis, Missouri from July 25-27. Since 1994, the InfoAg Conference has been the premier conference focused on the practical application of precision agriculture. This year the Internet of Things (IoT) will be in focus due to its growing application in precision agriculture. IoT Technology helps growers get the right resources to the right place at the right time. Soil and canopy monitoring, water management and tank monitoring are just of a few of the many IoT applications where connected sensors and devices are helping growers produce more with less while preserving the environment. See...

Kelli Nielsen Promoted to Executive Vice President of Retail Banking and Marketing at 1st Security Bank
Kelli Nielsen Promoted to Executive Vice President of Retail Banking and Marketing at 1st Security Bank

2017-07-19

Press Release – updated: Jul 18, 2017 17:20 EDT MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, Wash., July 18, 2017 – 1st Security Bank announces that Kelli Nielsen has been promoted to the position of Executive Vice President of Retail Banking and Marketing. The promotion will be effective immediately. Kelli has 26 years of banking experience including one year at 1st Security, where she has served as Senior Vice President of Retail Sales. Previously, Kelli was SVP of Retail Banking at Sound Community Bank, and Vice President, Sales and Service Manager of Retail Banking at Cascade Bank. Kelli began her banking career at Seafirst/Bank of America. Kelli is passionate about building relationships and helping others; she served on the Washington Bankers Association Education Committee...

New American Funding Opens New Branch in Clayton, Missouri
New American Funding Opens New Branch in Clayton, Missouri

2017-07-18

The branch will be a full-service home loan provider located at 8000 Maryland Ave., Suite 1250, Clayton, MO. This retail location will meet the needs of local mortgage consumers by offering a complete spectrum of purchase and refinance options with a special concentration on the jumbo loan market. Brandon and Megan Smith will be Co-Branch Managers for Clayton, collectively bringing 20 years of experience in the mortgage industry to this location. Most recently Megan was a top-producing...

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