Management https://www.benzinga.com/views/taxonomy/term/60 en If You Invested $100 When Elon Musk First Tweeted About Dogecoin, Here's How Much You'd Have Now https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/21020948/if-you-invested-100-when-elon-musk-first-tweeted-about-dogecoin-heres-how-much-youd-have-n <p>One of the most popular voices behind the meme cryptocurrency that is <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/money/how-to-buy-dogecoin-doge/">Dogecoin </a>(CRYPTO: DOGE)&nbsp;is<strong> Tesla Inc </strong>(NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/tsla#NASDAQ">TSLA</a>) CEO Elon Musk. The CEO has tweeted about the Shiba Inu-themed cryptocurrency many times and often caused spikes in the valuation.</p> <p>Ahead of Elon Musk&rsquo;s appearance on &quot;Saturday Night Live&quot; airing on <strong>Comcast Corporation</strong>&#39;s (NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/cmcsa#NASDAQ">CMCSA</a>) NBC network, many <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/20827000/could-elon-musks-snl-hosting-cause-a-bump-in-tesla-or-dogecoin">believe</a> Dogecoin could continue its run. Others wonder if the cryptocurrency will fall after Musk&rsquo;s appearance. Musk has <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/20908224/elon-musk-says-something-on-dogecoin-will-definitely-feature-in-his-snl-episode">hinted</a> that Dogecoin will be featured on the episode.&nbsp;</p> <p>Here is a look at just how much you would have if you invested $100 when Musk first tweeted about Dogecoin.</p> <p><em>See Also: <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/money/how-to-buy-dogecoin-doge/">How To Buy Dogecoin</a></em></p> <p><strong>First Tweet: </strong>To get a starting value for Dogecoin, we will look at two price points. On ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/21020948/if-you-invested-100-when-elon-musk-first-tweeted-about-dogecoin-heres-how-much-youd-have-n alt=If You Invested $100 When Elon Musk First Tweeted About Dogecoin, Here&#039;s How Much You&#039;d Have Now>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> Charlie Lee CMCSA Cryptocurrency Doge dogecoin Elon Musk Ethereum Litecoin News SNL TSLA Vitalik Buterin Management Markets CMCSA US20030N1019 TSLA US88160R1014 News Cryptocurrency Management Markets Benzinga Sat, 08 May 2021 13:26:09 +0000 Chris Katje 21020948 at https://www.benzinga.com Avicanna Announces Resignation of Board Member https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21022470/avicanna-announces-resignation-of-board-member <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="left">/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF UNITED STATES SECURITIES LAWS/<br /></p> <p align="justify">TORONTO, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avicanna Inc. ("<strong>Avicanna</strong>" or the "<strong>Company</strong>") (TSX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/AVCN#TSX" rel="nofollow">AVCN</a>) (OTCQX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/AVCNF#OTCQX" rel="nofollow">AVCNF</a>) (FSE: 0NN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of plant-derived cannabinoid-based products announces that Janet Giesselman has resigned from her role as an independent director of the Company to pursue other opportunities.</p> <p align="justify">The Company thanks Ms. Giesselman for her service and her contributions and wishes her all the best in her future endeavours. The board of directors of the Company is actively engaged in the search for a suitable candidate to fill the vacancy.</p> <p align="justify"><strong>About Avicanna Inc.</strong></p> <p align="justify">Avicanna is a diversified and vertically integrated Canadian biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development, and commercialization of plant-derived cannabinoid-based products for the global consumer, medical, and pharmaceutical market segments.</p> <p ...<p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21022470/avicanna-announces-resignation-of-board-member alt=Avicanna Announces Resignation of Board Member>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> AVCNF News TSX:AVCN Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 23:23:10 +0000 Globe Newswire 21022470 at https://www.benzinga.com TELUS announces election of directors https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21022304/telus-announces-election-of-directors <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="left">VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TELUS Corporation (TELUS) (TSX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/T#TSX" rel="nofollow">T</a>, NYSE:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/TU#NYSE" rel="nofollow">TU</a>) announced today that the nominees listed in the Company&#039;s 2021 information circular were elected as directors of TELUS. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at TELUS&#039; annual meeting on May 7, 2021 (the Meeting) are set out below.<br /></p> <p>Each of the following 14 nominees proposed by management was elected as a director of TELUS:<br /></p> <table style="border-collapse: collapse; width:100%; border-collapse:collapse ;"> <tr> <td style="max-width:28%; width:28%; min-width:28%;;border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; "><strong>Nominee</strong></td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; "><strong>Votes For</strong></td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; "><strong>% Votes For</strong></td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; "><strong> Votes Withheld</strong></td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; "><strong>% Votes Withheld</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">R.H. (Dick) Auchinleck</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">655,997,406</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">97.74%</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">15,190,112</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">2.26%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">Raymond T. Chan</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">668,655,885</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">99.62%</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">2,531,633</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">0.38%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">Hazel Claxton</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">670,078,906</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">99.84%</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">1,102,128</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">0.16%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">Lisa De Wilde</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">669,949,084</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">99.82%</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">1,231,999</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">0.18%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">Darren Entwistle</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">669,194,159</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">99.70%</td> <td style="text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">1,996,301</td> <td style="padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: top ; ">0.30%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: ...</tr></table><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21022304/telus-announces-election-of-directors alt=TELUS announces election of directors>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> Annual Meetings & Shareholder Rights News TIXT TSX:T TU Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 22:47:27 +0000 Globe Newswire 21022304 at https://www.benzinga.com Flexion Therapeutics Reports Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4) https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21019932/flexion-therapeutics-reports-inducement-grants-under-nasdaq-listing-rule-5635-c-4 <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="left">BURLINGTON, Mass., May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/FLXN#NASDAQ" rel="nofollow">FLXN</a>) today announced equity inducement grants to eight new employees consisting of 18,200 restricted stock units. The Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors approved the grants with an effective date of May 3, 2021. The restricted stock units were granted as inducements material to the employees entering into employment with ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21019932/flexion-therapeutics-reports-inducement-grants-under-nasdaq-listing-rule-5635-c-4 alt=Flexion Therapeutics Reports Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> FLXN News Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 20:30:00 +0000 Globe Newswire 21019932 at https://www.benzinga.com Telos Corporation to Participate in 16th Annual Needham Virtual Technology & Media Conference https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21019039/telos-corporation-to-participate-in-16th-annual-needham-virtual-technology-media-conference <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="left">ASHBURN, Va., May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=KHVQ66NsacGfd9J0TteOqIT_5yFORijOcZzTXYEM7FVgl3rX0omeDyEgnVbnGOVVO2jsT9VYGg84BCwphEoqrg==" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Telos&#xAE; Corporation</a> (NASDAQ:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/TLS#NASDAQ" rel="nofollow">TLS</a>), a leading provider of cyber, cloud and enterprise security solutions for the world&#039;s most security-conscious organizations, today announced that John B. Wood, CEO and Michele Nakazawa, CFO will present and host one-on-one investor meetings at the 16th Annual Needham Virtual Technology &amp; Media Conference on May 19, 2021.<br /></p> <p>Event Details:</p> <p style="padding-left:30px;"><strong>16</strong><strong>th</strong><strong> Annual Needham Virtual Technology &amp; Media Conference </strong><br />Date: Wednesday, May ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21019039/telos-corporation-to-participate-in-16th-annual-needham-virtual-technology-media-conference alt=Telos Corporation to Participate in 16th Annual Needham Virtual Technology &amp; Media Conference>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> News TLS Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 20:05:00 +0000 Globe Newswire 21019039 at https://www.benzinga.com Sprott Inc. Announces Results of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21018928/sprott-inc-announces-results-of-its-annual-meeting-of-shareholders <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="justify">TORONTO, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sprott Inc. ("<strong>Sprott</strong>") (TSX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/SII#TSX" rel="nofollow">SII</a>) announced today the results of its Annual Meeting of shareholders held on May 7, 2021 (the "<strong>Meeting</strong>"). Sprott is pleased to announce that all resolutions put forward in the Management Information Circular dated March 22, 2021 (the "<strong>Circular</strong>") to its shareholders were approved.<br /></p> <p align="justify">Results of the matters voted on at the Meeting are set out below.</p> <p align="justify"><u>Election of Directors</u></p> <p align="justify">Sprott&#039;s six director nominees were elected:</p> <table style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; border-collapse: collapse; width:100%; border-collapse:collapse ;"> <tr> <td style="max-width:34%; width:34%; min-width:34%;;border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: middle; text-align: left; padding-left: 10.0px; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>Nominee</strong></td> <td colspan="1" style="max-width:33%; width:33%; min-width:33%;;border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>Votes For (percent)</strong></td> <td colspan="1" style="max-width:33%; width:33%; min-width:33%;;border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>Votes Withheld (percent)</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: middle; text-align: left; padding-left: 10.0px; vertical-align: middle ; ">Ronald Dewhurst</td> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; padding-right: 0 ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; ">99.041%</td> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid ...</tr></table><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21018928/sprott-inc-announces-results-of-its-annual-meeting-of-shareholders alt=Sprott Inc. Announces Results of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> Annual Meetings & Shareholder Rights News SII TSX:SII Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 20:01:00 +0000 Globe Newswire 21018928 at https://www.benzinga.com NFL's First Crypto Partnership: New York Giants And Grayscale Investments https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/20982583/nfls-first-crypto-partnership-new-york-giants-and-grayscale-investments <p>The New York Giants joined forces with the largest digital asset manager in the space, Grayscale Investments marking NFL&rsquo;s first-ever cryptocurrency partnership.</p> <p><strong>What Happened: </strong>The Giants <a href="https://www.giants.com/news/grayscale-investments-first-cryptocurrency-partner-of-nfl-team" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">announced</a> the exclusive partnership on Wednesday, calling Grayscale the team&rsquo;s &ldquo;Official Digital Currency Asset Management Partner&rdquo;.</p> <p>&quot;Our partnership with the Giants is incredibly meaningful because our roots are in New York,&quot; said Grayscale CEO, Michael Sonnenshein.</p> <p>In light of partnership, Grayscale will also be the Giant&rsquo;s home game sponsor, supporting sponsor of the ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/20982583/nfls-first-crypto-partnership-new-york-giants-and-grayscale-investments alt=NFL&#039;s First Crypto Partnership: New York Giants And Grayscale Investments>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> $BTC Cryptocurrency Fintech football New York Giants News NFTs Sports Management Markets General $BTC News Cryptocurrency Fintech Sports Management Markets General Benzinga Fri, 07 May 2021 19:10:15 +0000 Samyuktha Sriram 20982583 at https://www.benzinga.com Jamieson Announces Amendment to Its Advance Notice By-Law Provision https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21016928/jamieson-announces-amendment-to-its-advance-notice-by-law-provision <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="justify">TORONTO, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jamieson Wellness Inc. ("Jamieson Wellness" or the "Company") (TSX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/JWEL#TSX" rel="nofollow">JWEL</a>) today announced that its board of directors has approved an amendment to the advance notice provisions in the Company&#039;s By-Law No. 2 to remove the ability for the Company to request certain additional disclosure to assess the eligibility of a proposed nominee to serve as an independent director. The amendment to By-Law No. 2 has been filed under the Company&#039;s profile on SEDAR at <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=SLBNfrGpxm5gRCNbuLuQaUbxMX6RFXSqjVtuFSWwqGBriQ1qOzNrs8rWtQKYT10t8OKX8jk60HPvvUQGTiD0fg==" rel="nofollow" ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21016928/jamieson-announces-amendment-to-its-advance-notice-by-law-provision alt=Jamieson Announces Amendment to Its Advance Notice By-Law Provision>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> Annual Meetings & Shareholder Rights News TSX:JWEL Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 18:00:09 +0000 Globe Newswire 21016928 at https://www.benzinga.com Proactive news headlines including Power Reit, Delta 9 Cannabis, Bragg Gaming and Acasti Pharma https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21016632/proactive-news-headlines-including-power-reit-delta-9-cannabis-bragg-gaming-and-acasti-pharma <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p>New York, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proactive, provider of real-time news and video interviews on growth companies listed in the US and Canada, has covered the following companies:</p> <ul> <li style="margin-top:0cm; margin-bottom:10pt;">Power REIT (NYSEAMERICAN:PW)1Q earnings per share surge 275% as acquisitions lift results <a href="https://www.proactiveinvestors.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">click here </a></li> <li style="margin-top:0cm; margin-bottom:10pt;">Ipsidy Inc (OTCQB:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/IDTY#OTCQB" rel="nofollow">IDTY</a>) reports slimmer 1Q loss, recaps busy quarter in financial update <a href="https://www.proactiveinvestors.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">click here </a></li> <li style="margin-top:0cm; margin-bottom:10pt;">Plurilock Security Inc (CVE:PLUR) (OTCQB:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/PLCKF#OTCQB" rel="nofollow">PLCKF</a>) awarded US$1.15M order with US Department of the Navy<a href="https://www.proactiveinvestors.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> click here </a></li> <li style="margin-top:0cm; margin-bottom:10pt;">Codebase Ventures Inc (CSE:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/CODE#CSE" rel="nofollow">CODE</a>) (OTCQB:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/BKLLF#OTCQB" rel="nofollow">BKLLF</a>) investee Arcology completes DSToken showcase as internal tests show speeds of up to 28,000 transactions per second<a href="https://www.proactiveinvestors.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> click here </a></li> <li style="margin-top:0cm; margin-bottom:10pt;">Delta 9 Cannabis Inc (TSE:DN) (OTCQX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/DLTNF#OTCQX" rel="nofollow">DLTNF</a>) expects 1Q revenue of C$12.9M to $13.3M on higher retail sales<a href="https://www.proactiveinvestors.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> click here </a></li> <li style="margin-top:0cm; margin-bottom:10pt;">Bragg Gaming Group (TSX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/BRAG#TSX" rel="nofollow">BRAG</a>) (OTC:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/BRGGF#OTC" rel="nofollow">BRGGF</a>) says ORYX Gaming subsidiary signs deal to strengthen foothold in Mexico <a href="https://www.proactiveinvestors.com/" rel="nofollow" ...</li></ul><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21016632/proactive-news-headlines-including-power-reit-delta-9-cannabis-bragg-gaming-and-acasti-pharma alt=Proactive news headlines including Power Reit, Delta 9 Cannabis, Bragg Gaming and Acasti Pharma>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> ACST BKLLF BRGGF CLSK CSE:CODE CSE:XPHY DLTNF IDTY KRRGF M&A News ORGS PLCKF RACMF TSX:BRAG XPHYF Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 17:36:20 +0000 Globe Newswire 21016632 at https://www.benzinga.com 'I Know Where The DOGE Money Is Going Next,' Says Grayscale CEO As Ethereum Classic, Bitcoin Diamond Skyrocket https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/21009414/i-know-where-the-doge-money-is-going-next-says-grayscale-ceo-as-ethereum-classic-bitcoin-d <p>Altcoins like Bitcoin Diamond and Ethereum Classic seem to have come out from hibernation, with some recording weekly gains in excess of 300%.</p> <p><strong>What Happened: </strong>Leading this week&rsquo;s crypto rally was Ethereum Classic (ETC), which surged 340% in seven days from $35 to $154.</p> <p>Formed as a result of a contentious hard fork of the Ethereum blockchain, <a href="https://twitter.com/morales_eth/status/1390300785989144581" style="color:#0563c1; text-decoration:underline">development</a> and utility of the chain itself has been called into question despite Ethereum Classic being the &ldquo;original Ethereum.&rdquo;</p> <p>Its creators and miners moved on to the Ethereum blockchain, leaving Ethereum Classic far behind in terms of market cap.</p> <p>Since July 2016, the coin traded between $2 and $33 dollars, until this week&rsquo;s rally added $13 billion to its market cap making it the 13<sup>th</sup> largest at the time of writing.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>So looks like <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%24ETC&amp;src=ctag&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">$ETC</a> ...</p></blockquote><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/markets/cryptocurrency/21/05/21009414/i-know-where-the-doge-money-is-going-next-says-grayscale-ceo-as-ethereum-classic-bitcoin-d alt=&#039;I Know Where The DOGE Money Is Going Next,&#039; Says Grayscale CEO As Ethereum Classic, Bitcoin Diamond Skyrocket>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> $BTC $ETH Bitcoin cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrency dogecoin Ethereum Fintech News Management Markets Trading Ideas $ETH $BTC News Cryptocurrency Fintech Management Markets Trading Ideas Benzinga Fri, 07 May 2021 17:20:10 +0000 Samyuktha Sriram 21009414 at https://www.benzinga.com Teradyne Announces Election of Paul Tufano as Chair of the Board https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21015963/teradyne-announces-election-of-paul-tufano-as-chair-of-the-board <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="left">NORTH READING, Mass., May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=LwOYZazQbRc2siG8VsR-HMJwW6OQDPSrqE6qFy8nqGBLvlJ9SVpMrdAup3JHY0w72LP98GSxEJSlcezusVHXrw==" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Teradyne, Inc.</a> (NASDAQ:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/TER#NASDAQ" rel="nofollow">TER</a>) announced today the Board of Directors has elected Paul Tufano Chair of the Board. Mr. Tufano is the former Chief Executive Officer of Benchmark Electronics and has served on the Teradyne Board since 2005. He replaces former Chair Roy Vallee who has retired from the Board.<br /></p> <p>"Paul is a proven leader and valuable board member who has helped guide Teradyne&#039;s ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21015963/teradyne-announces-election-of-paul-tufano-as-chair-of-the-board alt=Teradyne Announces Election of Paul Tufano as Chair of the Board>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> News TER Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 17:00:00 +0000 Globe Newswire 21015963 at https://www.benzinga.com Acadian Timber Corp. Announces Election of Directors https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21015074/acadian-timber-corp-announces-election-of-directors <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="justify">EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acadian Timber Corp. (TSX:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/ADN#TSX" rel="nofollow">ADN</a>) ("Acadian Timber" or the "Company") announced that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular for the 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of the Company. Detailed results of the votes by proxy for the election of directors held at the Annual Meeting of Shareholders today in Edmundston are set out below.<br /></p> <table align="center" style="border-collapse: collapse; width:100%; border-collapse:collapse ;"> <tr> <td style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>Nominee</strong></td> <td style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>Votes For</strong></td> <td colspan="2" style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>% For</strong></td> <td style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>Votes Withheld</strong></td> <td colspan="2" style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; "><strong>% Withheld</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="max-width:30%; width:30%; min-width:30%;;vertical-align: middle ; ">Malcolm Cockwell</td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; ">10,301,396</td> <td style="max-width:9%; width:9%; min-width:9%;;padding-right: 0 ; text-align: right ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; ">98.11</td> <td style="max-width:9%; width:9%; min-width:9%;;padding-left: 0 ; text-align: left ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; ">%</td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;vertical-align: middle; text-align: left; padding-left: 20.0px; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; ">198,489</td> <td style="max-width:8%; width:8%; min-width:8%;;padding-right: 0 ; text-align: right ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: ...</tr></table><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21015074/acadian-timber-corp-announces-election-of-directors alt=Acadian Timber Corp. Announces Election of Directors>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> News TSX:ADN Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 16:02:07 +0000 Globe Newswire 21015074 at https://www.benzinga.com Franklin Electric Announces Board of Director Changes Including the Election of Mr. Alok Maskara as Director of the Company https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21014486/franklin-electric-announces-board-of-director-changes-including-the-election-of-mr-alok-maskara-as <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="left">FORT WAYNE, Ind., May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following changes have been made to the Board of Directors of Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/FELE#NASDAQ" rel="nofollow">FELE</a>).<br /></p> <ul type="disc"> <li style="margin-bottom:5pt;"><strong><u>David T. Brown</u></strong> has retired as a director of the company effective May 7, 2021 having reached the maximum Director age limit established by the Company&#039;s by-laws. Mr. Brown has served as a director since 2008 and has contributed immeasurably to the success of the Company through his vast experience and vision. The Board and Company thank Mr. Brown for his service and wish him the best in all future endeavors.<br /><br /></li> <li style="margin-bottom:5pt;"><strong><u>Alok Maskara</u></strong> has been elected to be a director of the Company effective May 7, 2021.<br /><br /><br /> <ul type="circle"> <li style="margin-top:3.75pt; margin-bottom:9pt;">Mr. Maskara has been the Chief Executive Officer of Luxfer Holdings PLC since July 1, 2017. Mr. Maskara has nearly thirty years of leadership experience in multiple manufacturing and technology industries, including advanced materials, water and flow technologies, and electrical protection. Before joining Luxfer, he was a business segment President at Pentair Plc, a water solutions company, for eight years, where he led businesses of progressively larger sizes. ...</li></ul></li></ul><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21014486/franklin-electric-announces-board-of-director-changes-including-the-election-of-mr-alok-maskara-as alt=Franklin Electric Announces Board of Director Changes Including the Election of Mr. Alok Maskara as Director of the Company>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> FELE News Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 15:30:00 +0000 Globe Newswire 21014486 at https://www.benzinga.com Alphamin Announces Record Q1 2021 EBITDA of US$36,5M/ Growth Initiatives Update/ Changes to Board https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21012801/alphamin-announces-record-q1-2021-ebitda-of-us-36-5m-growth-initiatives-update-changes-to-board <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="justify">GRAND BAIE, Mauritius, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alphamin Resources Corp. (AFM:TSXV, APH:JSE AltX, "Alphamin" or the "Company"), a producer of 4% of the world&#039;s mined tin<sup>1</sup> from its high grade operation in the Democratic Republic of Congo, is pleased to provide the following operational and financial update for the quarter ended March 2021:<br /></p> <ul type="disc"> <li style="margin-top:5pt; margin-bottom:5pt; text-align:justify;"><strong>Record Q1 EBITDA </strong>of<strong> $36,5m</strong>, at a tin price of $23,083/t (Current: ~$29,000/t);</li> <li style="margin-top:5pt; margin-bottom:5pt; text-align:justify;"><strong>Tin sales of 3,351 tons, up 45% </strong>from the previous quarter;</li> <li style="margin-top:5pt; margin-bottom:5pt; text-align:justify;"><strong>Main Zone mineralisation</strong> intercepted at <strong>Mpama South</strong>, based on visual inspection and interpretation, is comparable to the Resource mined at the high grade Mpama North Mine;</li> <li style="margin-top:5pt; margin-bottom:5pt; text-align:justify;"><strong>New parallel mineralisation zone discovered</strong> in the footwall of the Main Zone at Mpama South;</li> <li style="margin-top:5pt; margin-bottom:5pt; text-align:justify;"><strong>Mpama North deeps drilling</strong> to commence May 2021 (previously August 2021)</li> <li style="margin-top:5pt; margin-bottom:5pt; text-align:justify;"><strong>Fine tin recovery plant</strong> on schedule for commissioning during June 2021</li> </ul> <p align="justify"><strong>Operational and Financial Summary for the Quarter ended March 2021</strong><sup><strong>2</strong></sup></p> <table style="border-collapse: collapse; width:100%; border-collapse:collapse ;"> <tr> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: solid black 1pt ; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "><strong>Description</strong></td> <td style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "><strong>Units</strong></td> <td colspan="3" style="border-top: solid black 1pt ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "><strong>Actual</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="max-width:28%; width:28%; min-width:28%;;border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "> </td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "> </td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "><strong>Quarter ended<br />March 2021</strong></td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "><strong>Quarter ended<br />December 2020</strong></td> <td style="max-width:18%; width:18%; min-width:18%;;border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; "><strong>Variance</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="max-width:23%; min-width:23%;;border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: left ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">Tons Processed</td> <td style="max-width:20%; min-width:20%;;border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">Tons</td> <td style="max-width:20%; min-width:20%;;border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">93 997</td> <td style="max-width:20%; min-width:20%;;border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">93 560</td> <td style="max-width:13%; min-width:13%;;border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; padding-right: 0 ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">0%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: left ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">Tin Grade Processed</td> <td style="border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">% Sn</td> <td style="border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">3,8</td> <td style="border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">4,2</td> <td style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; padding-right: 0 ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">-9%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: left ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">Overall Plant Recovery</td> <td style="border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">%</td> <td style="border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">74</td> <td style="border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">74</td> <td style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; padding-right: 0 ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">0%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: left ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">Contained Tin Produced</td> <td style="border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">Tons</td> <td style="border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">2 611</td> <td style="border-right: solid black 1pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">2 898</td> <td style="border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; padding-right: 0 ; border-right: solid black 1pt ; text-align: center ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">-10%</td> </tr> <tr> <td style="border-right: double black 3pt ; border-bottom: solid black 1pt ; border-left: double 15px 3pt ; text-align: left ; vertical-align: middle; vertical-align: middle ; vertical-align: bottom ; ">Contained ...</td></tr></table><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21012801/alphamin-announces-record-q1-2021-ebitda-of-us-36-5m-growth-initiatives-update-changes-to-board alt=Alphamin Announces Record Q1 2021 EBITDA of US$36,5M/ Growth Initiatives Update/ Changes to Board>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> Earnings News Pre-Release Comments TSXV:AFM Management Markets Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 14:04:59 +0000 Globe Newswire 21012801 at https://www.benzinga.com DTE Energy announces Board of Directors for DT Midstream https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21011546/dte-energy-announces-board-of-directors-for-dt-midstream <link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="https://www.globenewswire.com/styles/gnw_nitf.css" /> <p align="center"><em>Board comprised of highly qualified, diverse directors with experience and expertise to oversee the new independent midstream company</em></p> <p align="center"><em>Director appointments will be effective upon completion of DT Midstream spin-off, which is expected in July 2021</em></p> <p align="center"><em>DT Midstream files Form 10 registration statement with Securities and Exchange Commission</em></p> <p>DETROIT, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- DTE Energy (NYSE:<a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/DTE#NYSE" rel="nofollow">DTE</a>) today announced the composition of the Board of Directors for DT Midstream, the new independent, publicly traded company that is expected to be formed through the planned spin-off of DTE Energy&#039;s non-utility natural gas pipeline, storage and gathering business. DTE Energy expects that the spin-off will be completed in July 2021.</p> <p>The DT Midstream Board will consist of seven directors, including five independent directors:</p> <ul type="disc"> <li>Robert Skaggs, Jr., executive chair of the DT Midstream Board, former chairman and CEO of Columbia Pipeline Group, Inc. and former president and CEO of NiSource, Inc.</li> <li>David Slater, president and CEO of DT Midstream, currently president and COO of DTE Midstream</li> <li>Stephen Baker, owner, president and CEO, Rondeau Energy Consulting Inc.</li> <li>Wright Lassiter III, lead independent director of the DT Midstream Board and president and CEO of Henry Ford Health System Inc.</li> <li>Elaine Pickle, senior audit partner, Ernst &amp; Young LLP, retiring June 30, 2021</li> <li>Peter Tumminello, former group president of commercial businesses, Southern Company Gas</li> <li>Dwayne Wilson, former senior vice president, Fluor Corporation</li> </ul> <p>An infographic with more information about the DT Midstream Board&#039;s composition and these directors can be found at <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=U5CN8hM1PYtG7nN1ee_9SlTMZNX6yDqQUVIDGsuqPW3XWn5cwp2J5XhyBujwIxXIZ_Bpq2_N091UVCVkKzwtCg8Tf2db63aJqqw4MyrdWuZ-xFH0Muo_5-lHdOB1bZ45pRpF5SyKXqFpbD6O7CYjiA==" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">DTE Energy Newsroom</a> and <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=UPxTKIQrtkeUEjN9cSnUWbaJ6F1_QD5SXjmMMzTe1yE6C-K7ZS8OED_p3HkTNV-HaUkN3CKIx4-WGOu6_CWq2oTDwc0rxdVFKpA-f72EH-U=" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">dtemidstream.com</a>.</p> <p>"DT Midstream will be a premier independent, natural gas midstream company, and we are pleased to assemble an outstanding group of directors to help guide it forward," said Skaggs. "Our diverse Board will include seasoned executives with significant energy, midstream, natural gas and local market experience, as well as financial and regulatory expertise. I am confident that we will have the right skill sets to drive growth and value creation at the new DT Midstream.&#34;</p> <p>In addition, DT Midstream has filed the Form 10 registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with the planned spin-off. Completion of the spin-off is subject to final approval by DTE Energy&#039;s Board of Directors, the Form 10 registration statement being declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission, regulatory approvals and satisfaction of other conditions. Under the separation plan, DTE Energy shareholders will retain their shares of DTE Energy stock and receive a pro-rata dividend of shares of DT Midstream stock.</p> <p>The separation transaction is expected to be tax-free to DTE Energy and its shareholders for U.S. federal income tax purposes. A copy of the Form 10 registration statement, including subsequent amendments, is available on the Investor Relations page of DTE Energy&#039;s website: <a href="https://www.globenewswire.com/Tracker?data=Naf2skawtfJw9Fx5gVtGh-dwz3RBh0BqvPFwU9cpf8ysGJAi1oiEUfUbGFssy-1hL_w8M5jkwSZv3I4YA0h3FGHy3n0sJefRuKghKNi98Yw=" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">dteenergy.com</a>.</p> <p><strong>About Stephen Baker</strong></p> <p>Baker has more than 30 years of senior executive experience in the energy industry, including in the natural gas storage distribution and transmission field.</p> <p>Baker is owner, president and CEO of Rondeau Energy Consulting Inc., a company established in 2019 focused on energy related and merger and acquisition engagements. Baker served as president of Union Gas, Limited from 2017 to 2019 as part of Enbridge Inc. Baker also served as president and chairman of Union Gas as part of Spectra Energy Corp. from 2012 to 2017. Over the course of his three-decade career with Union Gas, Baker held senior executive roles in finance, business development and marketing. Baker also held the role of vice president and treasurer of Spectra Energy Corp. from 2010 to 2012, where he led all treasury, capital markets and financing strategies.</p> <p>Baker has served on the board of Ontario&#039;s Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) since 2019 and is currently chair of the markets committee and a member of the human resources and governance committee. Baker is also on the Advisory Board of the MaRS Discovery District Energy Board and MyHEAT. He previously chaired or served as a board member of a number of professional and community organizations, including the Canadian Gas Association, Ontario Energy Association and Union Gas, as well as the Children&#039;s Treatment Centre of Chatham-Kent and the Chatham-Kent Community Leaders&#039; Cabinet.</p> <p>Baker earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in honours chartered accountancy studies and a Master of Accounting degree from the University of Waterloo. Baker is a Certified Professional Accountant (Ontario/Canada) and holds an ICD.D directors certification from the Institute of Corporate Directors.</p> <p><strong>About Wright Lassiter III</strong></p> <p>Lassiter, who will serve as lead independent director for DT Midstream, has more than 30 years of experience leading large, complex healthcare systems.</p> <p>Currently, Lassiter is president and CEO of Henry Ford Health System Inc., overseeing a $7 billion healthcare system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan and a wide range of ambulatory and retail and related health services. He has served as president since 2014 and as CEO since 2016. Prior to this, Lassiter served as CEO of Alameda Health System, an integrated public healthcare system in Oakland, California, and senior vice president of operations of JPS Health Network, a hospital district in Fort Worth, Texas.</p> <p>Lassiter serves on the board of Quest Diagnostics, Inc. He also serves as the board vice chair for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and chairs its governance and nominating committee and serves on the audit committee. He also serves on the boards of Le Moyne College, the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Detroit Children&#039;s Fund and the Detroit Regional Partnership.</p> <p>Lassiter earned a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from Le Moyne College and a Master&#039;s degree in healthcare administration from Indiana University.</p> <p><strong>About Elaine Pickle</strong></p> <p>Pickle has extensive knowledge of the energy industry having served upstream, midstream and energy services companies in the U.S. and internationally.</p> <p>Pickle is currently a senior audit partner at Ernst &amp; Young LLP, having served as an audit partner since 2002, and will be retiring after ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/21/05/g21011546/dte-energy-announces-board-of-directors-for-dt-midstream alt=DTE Energy announces Board of Directors for DT Midstream>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> DTE News Management Press Releases Fri, 07 May 2021 13:20:00 +0000 Globe Newswire 21011546 at https://www.benzinga.com