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(The Center Square) – President Joe Biden’s first day in office was a busy one as he signed several executive orders that countermanded policies from the Trump Administration. Those orders allowed New York Attorney General Letitia James to breathe “a sigh of relief” as they impacted lawsuits the state has filed over the last two years.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The demand for keto products continues to grow, with Instacart reporting a 72% increase across grocery partners in year-over-year sales of products with "keto" in the name. To feed the growing market, Hilo Life, a new keto brand on a mission to provide low carb snacks with bold flavors and a satisfying crunch, expands into grocery stores this month with Sprouts Farmers Market, Hy-Vee, Inc. and Woodman's Markets.

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TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Construction Industry Council of Westchester and Hudson Valley Inc. is hailing Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's proposed 2021-22 state budget released this week as "another clear example of the administration's commitment to revitalize New York's dynamism."

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- KCSA Strategic Communications, an integrated strategic communications firm specializing in public relations, investor relations and social media, today announced the agenda for its inaugural virtual Psychedelics Investor Conference to be held on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 and Wednesday, January 27, 2021 from 9:00am - 12:30pm ET.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MRM, a leading marketing agency that is part of McCann Worldgroup, today announced it has named Harsh Kapadia EVP, Chief Creative Officer for MRM New York and Princeton. Kapadia moves to MRM from his role as Executive Creative Director (ECD) at VMLY&R New York and previously at Wunderman Thompson (JWT). In addition, Stewart Krull has been named ECD, MRM Princeton, and will report to Kapadia.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP, a class action law firm dedicated to representing shareholders nationwide, is investigating a potential breach of fiduciary duty claim involving the board of directors of Enveric Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENVB), the company formerly known as Ameri Holdings, Inc.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The votes are in and the winners have been announced for the 12(th) Annual PM360 Pharma Choice Awards. Every year, PM360, a leading health and life sciences marketing industry trade magazine, asks the industry to submit the top creative campaigns for the past year and then posts all of the entries online for its readers to vote on. It is the only industry award that gives everyone a say in who wins.

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CHICAGO, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Barchart, a leading provider of market data and technology services to the financial, media, and commodity industries; and ClipperData, a global cargo data leader, announce a data distribution partnership that will provide users with access to cargo data and global trade patterns across the grain and oilseed markets.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- AlphaSense, the search engine for market intelligence, today announced that equity research from Credit Suisse, ranked amongst the top research firms globally, will now be offered through the AlphaSense platform on an expanded basis, adding aftermarket distribution.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Volatility Management, ("Harvest"), a leader in options-based yield enhancement strategies, risk reduction, alternative beta and absolute return investment strategies for institutional, family office and high-net-worth investors, is today sharing its outlook on what the New Year is likely to bring for investors. Chief among the firm's views for 2021 is that asset allocation and a total return focus to portfolio construction - carefully balancing risk and yield across asset classes - as well as the utilization of alternative strategies that incorporate options and derivatives will be essential to successfully navigating the markets and generating outperformance in 2021.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Synaptogenix, Inc. (the "Company" or Synaptogenix) (OTCQX: SNPX), formerly Neurotrope Bioscience, Inc., announced today that it has entered into definitive securities purchase agreements with accredited investors to raise approximately $14.0 million in a private placement of common stock and warrants exercisable for common stock. In the private placement, the Company has agreed to sell shares of its common stock at a purchase price of $1.50 per share, one-year warrants to purchase an equal number of the Company's shares of common stock at an exercise price of $2.1275 and five-year warrants to purchase an equal number of the Company's shares of common stock at an exercise price of $1.725 per share. The private placement is being led by new and existing investors. The closing of the private placement is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TradeZero America, a Brooklyn, New York-based online broker dealer that provides access to commission-free stock and options trading, reported a 500% increase in trading volume on its platform in 2020. Short selling was up 300% last year and new TradeZero America accounts rose 600%. The value of trading volume increased by more than 460%.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Effusio, a health solutions company leveraging innovative flexographic printing technology to provide easier, environmentally friendly alternatives to traditional health beverages, today launched two new dissolvable beverage discs, Prebiotic + and Sleep +. The new offerings are designed to deliver essential vitamins, minerals and complex nutrients via environmentally conscious discs that are dissolvable in a variety of liquids.

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MIAMI and NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Parkinson's Foundation today announced the results of a survey measuring how people with Parkinson's disease (PD) are coping during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Parkinson's Foundation collaborated with the Movement Disorders Division of the Department of Neurology at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and the NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center to administer the survey. The goal is to provide guidance to clinicians, policy makers and the PD community on how COVID-19 has transformed the lives of people with Parkinson's and their access to care.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Children's Advertising Review Unit (CARU), a division of BBB National Programs, determined that Visual Supply Company (VSCO) is not an online service directed primarily or secondarily to children under age 13 as defined by the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and CARU's own Guidelines for Online Privacy Protection.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IntSights, the threat intelligence company focused on democratizing threat intelligence, announced an impressive close to 2020 with a 60 percent year-over-year increase in sales orders, as well as an 80 percent win rate in competitive deals. The company continues to expand rapidly with a 109 percent compound rate since 2016, and massive growth predicted for 2021.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Branded Content Project, an initiative by Local Media Association, the Local Media Consortium and Facebook Journalism Project, today announced a call for entries from Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) publishers for its Branded Content Sales Bootcamp. The program will provide state-of-the-art sales training and consulting to help publishers develop successful and sustainable branded content offerings and related revenue streams. Thirty publishers serving BIPOC communities will be selected based on their willingness to apply strategic focus and resources to growing innovative branded content initiatives.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dead Daisies fifth studio album HOLY GROUND sees the light of day on January 22, 2021. The band have covered a lot of ground getting to where they are today with singer/bassist, Glenn Hughes. The leaner four-piece outfit delivering a new urgency and vigour to the overall sound and vibe. This album exudes an undeniable force that will please even the most hardened rock devotees.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /CNW/ -- The Dead Daisies fifth studio album HOLY GROUND sees the light of day on January 22, 2021. The band have covered a lot of ground getting to where they are today with singer/bassist, Glenn Hughes. The leaner four-piece outfit delivering a new urgency and vigour to the overall sound and vibe. This album exudes an undeniable force that will please even the most hardened rock devotees.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Summus Global, the leading virtual specialist platform, today announced data demonstrating the exponential growth of telehealth in specialty care in 2020. Sharing aggregate data across their employer clients, Summus Global has seen membership and utilization jump by 1,095% and 3.1x, respectively, showing how virtual specialty care has grown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and indicating it will continue as a healthcare mainstay in the new year.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SecurityScorecard, the global leader in cybersecurity ratings, announced today its inaugural 'Trust and Transparency Awards'. The awards, which will run on an annual cycle, are given to individuals or organizations exemplifying the essential values of trust and transparency by improving visibility, education, and overall transparency in the cybersecurity industry.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its mission to fix the broken data broker model, Narrative -- the Data Streaming Platform that makes it easy to buy, sell, and win -- today announced the launch of its Universal Onboarding app. This new offering represents a paradigm shift in the industry: a fully self-service solution for data onboarding, allowing users to match offline customer data to digital identifiers in minutes, without the need for technical expertise or significant upfront commitments. The app provides an alternative to traditional onboarding services characterized by a lack of visibility or control over data sources, slow turnaround times, and inflexible pricing models.

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LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Telemedicine and E-health, the leading peer-reviewed journal for telemedicine applications, recently published a paper overviewing New York Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital's (NYPBMH) engagement with ATC Alert's remote patient monitoring (RPM) program. NYPBMH engaged the services of ATC Alert, a leading connected health company, during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic in NYC. Together, they worked to rapidly implement a successful RPM program monitoring low to moderate-risk COVID-19 patients from their homes under the direction of care algorithms set forth by leadership at NYPBMH.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of President Biden's new 100-day mask challenge to help stop the spread of coronavirus, Plant Juice Oils today announced the launch of "100 Days, 100 Sprays," a new campaign designed to rally all Americans to commit to mask up for a cause. Known for their all-natural therapeutic essential oil blends, Plant Juice Oils launched a line of mask sprays to help offset the side effects of daily mask wearing, from 'mask breath' to 'mask anxiety.'

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Stall & Dean is one of the last American companies still in business with a direct lineage to the Negro Leagues dating back to the early 1900's. Stall & Dean manufactured uniforms and equipment for the The Negro Leagues since its inception. Stall & Dean also produced Negro League apparel in the late 1990's throughout the 2000's spearheading Negro League permeation into pop culture, outfitting stars in all genres, including Jay-Z, P-Diddy, and Shaquille O'Neal.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /CNW/ -- MDC Partners Inc. (the "Issuer") announced today that it is soliciting consents from holders of its 7.500% Senior Notes due 2024, CUSIP C5429X AJ5 (Regulation S) and 552697 AQ7 (Rule 144A) $870,256,000 aggregate principal amount outstanding (the "Notes"), to certain proposed amendments to the indenture dated March 23, 2016 (the "Indenture") among the Issuer, certain guarantors of the Notes identified as Note Guarantors therein and The Bank of New York Mellon, as trustee, under which the Notes were issued, as described below and upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the consent solicitation statement, dated January 21, 2021 (as may be amended or supplemented from time to time, the "Consent Solicitation Statement"). Unless otherwise indicated, capitalized terms used but not defined in this announcement have the meaning assigned to them in the Consent Solicitation Statement.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MDC Partners Inc. (the "Issuer") announced today that it is soliciting consents from holders of its 7.500% Senior Notes due 2024, CUSIP C5429X AJ5 (Regulation S) and 552697 AQ7 (Rule 144A) $870,256,000 aggregate principal amount outstanding (the "Notes"), to certain proposed amendments to the indenture dated March 23, 2016 (the "Indenture") among the Issuer, certain guarantors of the Notes identified as Note Guarantors therein and The Bank of New York Mellon, as trustee, under which the Notes were issued, as described below and upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the consent solicitation statement, dated January 21, 2021 (as may be amended or supplemented from time to time, the "Consent Solicitation Statement"). Unless otherwise indicated, capitalized terms used but not defined in this announcement have the meaning assigned to them in the Consent Solicitation Statement.

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NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Communicators and marketers have long sought a solution for the problem of evaluating the effectiveness of earned media on business outcomes with the same precision as paid media. That is now possible with the launch of Omnicom Public Relations Group's (OPRG) patent-pending precision communications platform, omniearnedID(TM).

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ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Orolia now offers GPS jamming detection as a standard feature for its flagship SecureSync® time servers. Now customers will not only receive the first DISA approved resilient timing and synchronization solution, they will also improve their Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) cybersecurity with this additional layer of detection.