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Lightlife Foods Collaborates With Disney and Pixar for Promotion of New ‘Lightyear’ Film

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Wednesday, June 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

Greenleaf Foods, SPC, owner of plant-based food company Lightlife , announced today a blockbuster collaboration with Disney and Pixar.

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  • Greenleaf Foods, SPC, owner of plant-based food company Lightlife , announced today a blockbuster collaboration with Disney and Pixar.
  • As part of the promotion of the upcoming film, Lightyear, Lightlife and Disney and Pixar are teaming up to celebrate the magic of legendary character Buzz Lightyear off the screen and in the kitchen.
  • As part of its sponsorship of Lightyear, several Lightlife items will feature new Lightyear-inspired packaging, including Lightlife Smart Dogs the number-one selling plant-based hot dog in America.1 Lightlife Smart Bacon, Lightlife Original Tempeh, Lightlife Plant-Based Burger, and Lightlife Breakfast Patties and Links also received a packaging refresh in alliance with the new film.
  • We are excited for Lightlifes family-friendly plant-based products to join forces with Disney and Pixars film release this summer.

The Fuse Group acquires Madrid-based El Ranchito

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 4:56pm

The acquisition brings The Fuse Group to over 1,400 artists across twelve locations and four continents.

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  • The acquisition brings The Fuse Group to over 1,400 artists across twelve locations and four continents.
  • El Ranchito co-founder and Managing Director Flix Bergs and the rest of the partners of the company will continue to lead the business and operate under the El Ranchito brand.
  • El Ranchitos unrivaled pedigree in high-profile productions is a strong complement to the current makeup of The Fuse Group, said Sbastien Bergeron, CEO of The Fuse Group.
  • The Fuse Group brings together world-leading visual effects studios, FuseFX, FOLKS, Rising Sun Pictures, and now El Ranchito.

New Anthem from Seresto Could be the 2022 Song of the Summer

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022 - 12:30pm

Each long-awaited summer brings a new, upbeat anthem for blaring with the car windows down or tapping your paws on the trail.

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  • Each long-awaited summer brings a new, upbeat anthem for blaring with the car windows down or tapping your paws on the trail.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220607005540/en/
    To celebrate a summer of protection against fleas and ticks, Seresto releases Unleash Joy and a music video featuring fan-favorite spokes pets living it up.
  • With their summer playlists set to "Unleash Joy," Seresto spokespets will be sharing how they do summer on Instagram Reels and encouraging dog or cat owners to join in the joy by sharing their pets celebration of summer fun.
  • Instagram users can find the original audio from the @SerestoUS Instagram channel and use the "Unleash Joy" anthem to share videos of their pets summer adventures with #SerestoJoinTheJoy.

VICI Properties Inc. Announces First Transaction With Cabot and Entry Into ‘Destination Golf Experience’ Sector

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Monday, June 6, 2022 - 10:24pm

This Cabot Citrus Farms transaction marks the first transaction in the broader Cabot-VICI investment partnership.

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  • This Cabot Citrus Farms transaction marks the first transaction in the broader Cabot-VICI investment partnership.
  • Cabot Citrus Farms is an incomparable opportunity to bring to Florida our approach to golf place- and experience-making.
  • Our golf course and resort village design teams are building on all weve learned at Cabot Cape Breton, Cabot Saint Lucia and Cabot Revelstoke.
  • Were thrilled to partner with VICI at Cabot Citrus Farms and, over time, at other great destinations around the world.

Eventbrite to Participate in Stifel Cross Sector Insight Conference

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Monday, June 6, 2022 - 1:30pm

Eventbrite, Inc. (NYSE: EB), a global self-service ticketing, marketing, and experience technology platform, today announced that Lanny Baker, Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to participate in a fireside chat at the Stifel Cross Sector Insight Conference on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at 3:35 p.m.

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  • Eventbrite, Inc. (NYSE: EB), a global self-service ticketing, marketing, and experience technology platform, today announced that Lanny Baker, Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to participate in a fireside chat at the Stifel Cross Sector Insight Conference on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at 3:35 p.m.
  • ET (12:35 p.m. PT).
  • Eventbrite is a global self-service ticketing, marketing and experience technology platform that serves a community of hundreds of thousands of event creators in nearly 180 countries.
  • Since inception, Eventbrite has been at the center of the experience economy, transforming the way people organize and attend events.

Sparks Will Fly as the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks®, the Nation’s Largest Independence Day Celebration, Ignites the Night in New York City

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Monday, June 6, 2022 - 11:00am

The nations biggest party will ignite the night as the 46th Annual Macys 4th of July Fireworks capsoff Independence Day with a big bang!

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  • The nations biggest party will ignite the night as the 46th Annual Macys 4th of July Fireworks capsoff Independence Day with a big bang!
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220606005411/en/
    Sparks will fly as the Macy's 4th of July Fireworks, the nation's largest Independence Day celebration ignites the night in New York City on Monday, July 4, 2022.
  • An annual New York City tradition since 1976, Macys 4th of July Fireworks continues to delight millions of spectators with its high-flying multi-sensory experience.
  • The 46th edition of Macys Fireworks is conceived, designed and produced by Macys with Pyro Spectaculars by Souza.

EA to Host Apex Legends™ Global Series Year 2 Championship at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, on July 7-10

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Monday, June 6, 2022 - 4:00pm

Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA), a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment, today announced it will bring the Apex Legends Global Series (ALGS) Year 2 Championship to the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, on July 7-10.

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  • Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: EA), a worldwide leader in interactive entertainment, today announced it will bring the Apex Legends Global Series (ALGS) Year 2 Championship to the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, on July 7-10.
  • For the first time, the ALGS Championship will welcome a live audience to experience the flagship global esports series.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220606005044/en/
    The ALGS Championship arrives as Apex Legends continues to gain momentum and reach more fans than ever.
  • We are excited to work with Electronic Arts to stage their first Apex Legends Global Series Championship to a live audience, said Don Waddell, PNC Arena and Carolina Hurricanes President.

TEGNA Names John Treviño President and General Manager of KBMT-KJAC in Southeast Texas

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Friday, June 3, 2022 - 4:00pm

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) announced today that John Trevio has been named president and general manager at KBMT-KJAC , the flagship stations of the 12News Now network serving the Golden Triangle area of Southeast Texas, effective June 13.

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  • TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) announced today that John Trevio has been named president and general manager at KBMT-KJAC , the flagship stations of the 12News Now network serving the Golden Triangle area of Southeast Texas, effective June 13.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220603005291/en/
    John Trevio has been named president and general manager at TEGNA's KBMT-KJAC stations serving the Golden Triangle area of Southeast Texas.
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    Most recently, Trevio was vice president and general manager at KDAF, the CW affiliate in Dallas-Fort Worth, where he developed and launched the live multi-platform daily news magazine, Morning After.
  • Prior to KDAF, Trevio spent 11 years with NBCUniversal Local in Dallas-Fort Worth where he served as president and general manager at KXTX-Telemundo39 and director of sales with KXAS-NBC5.

Style Challenge Accepted: Step & Repeat Returns to TikTok With Host Celebrity Stylist Zadrian Smith

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Thursday, June 2, 2022 - 9:53pm

Step & Repeat, the first ever style and fashion competition launched on TikTok, returns for season two on June 7.

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  • Step & Repeat, the first ever style and fashion competition launched on TikTok, returns for season two on June 7.
  • Now, the four-week style challenge is back and promises to be the fashion extravaganza weve all been waiting for.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220602005868/en/
    Celebrity Stylist Zadrian Smith (clients include: Ariana DeBose, Naama Preis, Naomi Scott) hosts Step & Repeat with three judges and industry favorites: celebrity stylist Tara Swennen (clients include: Kristen Stewart, Matthew McConaughey), celebrity stylist Nicole Chavez (clients include: Kristen Bell, Jessica Simpson), and celebrity hairstylist Larry Sims (clients include: Victoria Beckham, Queen Latifah).
  • Each week, host Zadrian Smith will announce a theme-based challenge for TikTok users to showcase their creativity through wardrobe, makeup, and hair.