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Stein Mart, Inc. today announced that Dawn Robertson has tendered her resignation as Chief Executive Officer and as a director, and the Company’ s Board of Directors accepted that resignation effective as of September 27, 2016. Robertson also performed the duties of the chief merchandising officer. D. Hunt Hawkins, Stein Mart’ s President and Chief Operating Officer, has been named Interim CEO and the Company will initiate a search for a new chief..."/>
Stein Mart Announces CEO Change
Lithia Motors, Inc. has acquired Greiner Ford Lincoln of Casper, Wyoming. The store will add an additional $75 million in estimated annual revenues. Bryan DeBoer, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are pleased to welcome the newest members to the Lithia family."/>
Lithia Announces Acquisition of Ford Store; Enters Wyoming
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., today announced the vívofit jr.– a motivator and activity tracker 1 to encourage kids to stay on the move. The stylish, kid-friendly design is comfortable, durable, swim friendly 2 and features one+ year battery life for 24/ 7 wearability. In addition to tracking steps, sleep 1 and kids’ activity on the way to their recommended 60- minute daily play goal, the vívofit jr. comes with a free, parent-controlled mobile app 3."/>
Introducing vívofit® jr. – a daily activity tracker just for kids from Garmin®
Tempus, a health-tech company focused on helping doctors personalize cancer care, and the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University announced today a partnership to pursue their shared goal of providing precision medicine to cancer patients. Tempus will serve as a preferred partner to handle genomic sequencing and analysis as part of Lurie Cancer Center's new OncoSET initiative. "We have built a platform to..."/>
Tempus And Northwestern's Lurie Cancer Center Announce Personalized Medicine Partnership For Cancer Patients
AutoNation, Inc., America's largest automotive retailer, today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter of 2016 on Friday, October 28, 2016. Mike Jackson, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Bill Berman, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Cheryl Miller, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Jon Ferrando, Executive Vice President responsible for..."/>
AutoNation Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for Friday, October 28, 2016
Netflix subscribers can tune-in to watch the 11- year-old star in an autism focused episode of the series, Mack& Moxy, a new children's show introducing kids to different causes. It's the first time a child non-actor with autism has been featured in an entertainment program of this capacity."/>
Boy with Autism Makes Television Debut in Children's Show Coming to Netflix Oct.1
Visteon Corporation plans to release its third-quarter 2016 financial results prior to 7 a.m. ET on Thursday, Oct. 27. The company will host a conference call for the investment community at 9 a.m."/>
Visteon to Announce Third-Quarter 2016 Results on Thursday, Oct. 27
Conn's, Inc., today announced that it has entered into an agreement to securitize an aggregate of approximately $700 million of retail installment contract receivables, with closing expected on or about October 6, 2016.. The offering includes three classes of fixed rate notes: $391,840,000 aggregate principal amount of the Class A asset backed notes are expected to be rated BBBsf by Fitch, $111,960,000 aggregate principal amount of the Class B asset..."/>
Conn's, Inc. Announces Pricing of New $700 Million Securitization Transaction
BBX Capital Corporation announced today that it has won its appeal in the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals in the action brought against the Company and Alan Levan by the SEC. Today's decision reversed two highly unusual pretrial orders entered at the behest of the SEC which, as the Eleventh Circuit points out, violated fundamental legal principles. In setting aside the judgment, the penalties imposed by the district court were reversed as well,..."/>
Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Reverses Judgment Against BBX Capital and Alan B. Levan
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Johnson Outdoors Inc., a leading global outdoor recreation equipment company, today announced that W. Lee McCollum is retiring from the Board of Directors effective November 1, 2016. McCollum is the former Executive Vice-President and CFO of SC Johnson and has served as a director of Johnson Outdoors for over a decade. Helen Johnson-Leipold, Chairman and CEO of the Company, said: "Lee’ s financial acumen and breadth of experience have been invaluable to the..."/>
Johnson Outdoors Reports Changes in Board of Directors
Johnson Outdoors Inc., a global leader in innovative outdoor recreation equipment products, today announced approval by its Board of Directors of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.090 per Class A share and $0.082 per Class B share– a 12.5% increase from the dividend rates declared in previous quarters. “We have continued to pay down our debt and add to our healthy cash position. This dividend increase reflects our confidence in our business performance and..."/>
Johnson Outdoors Announces Increase in Cash Dividend
Wipro Ltd veteran Dipanjan Basu as the company's new chief financial officer, six months after the abrupt departure of its previous finance chief Prabhakar Sunder. Basu, who will take over his new role at Myntra on 17 October, was chief finance and operating officer of Wipro's digital and consulting business. "Apart from being an exceptionally talented individual, Dipanjan is also a people leader."/>
Myntra names former Wipro executive Dipanjan Basu as new CFO [Mint, New Delhi]
Marriott is being built on U.S. 378 across from Lexington Medical Center. Clancy Cipkala, managing partner& CEO of Columbia-based Solara Hospitality, said he hopes the hotel will not only service the needs of the hospital, but reach out to the growing town of Lexington and downtown Columbia s well, which he said has a void in extended stay..."/>
Marriott Residence Inn going up in Lexington County [The State (Columbia, S.C.)]

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