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Ashley HomeStore Partners With Elite Rewards to Raise Money for Hope to Dream Charity


TAMPA, Fla., Oct. 23, 2020 — Ashley HomeStore (Ashley) is excited to announce a partnership with Elite Rewards, an incentive program company, to raise money for Ashley’s Hope to Dream non-profit organization. Elite Rewards has committed to a 5% donation from the total Mastercard Reward cards awarded with purchases at participating Hope to Dream Ashley HomeStores in the U.S. and Canada. The program began October 1st and will continue through December.

Participating Ashley HomeStores will offer various promotions through the end of the year not only to reward the customer but to raise funds for children in need. This collaboration between the Ashley HomeStores hopes to raise $100,000, equating to over 500 beds for the Hope to Dream charity. Visit your local Ashley HomeStore to find out how you can participate in this effort. In addition, Elite Rewards has agreed to run the program again in 2021, February 23rd through March 31st.

Hope to Dream was founded in 2010 on the guiding principle, that every child deserves a good night’s sleep. A portion of the proceeds for every mattress purchased at a participating Ashley HomeStore in the U.S. and Canada helps pay for a bed for an underserved child. Over 560 Ashley HomeStores participate in the program to date and over 100,000 beds have been donated.

“We are very excited to partner with Elite Rewards on this promotion. Our Hope to Dream program is near and dear to our hearts, we are celebrating the non-profit’s 10th anniversary this year, and we cannot wait to see how this generous donation will impact the amount of beds we are able to donate to underserved children,” said Ben Thorud, President, Hope to Dream.

“This pandemic is unprecedented and has affected so many people and businesses. Fortunately for us, however, we’ve been blessed and humbled as our work with many more retailers has continued and even grown, especially with Ashley HomeStore,” said Grant Riley, Vice President, CMC-Meridian/Elite Rewards. “When we learned about Hope to Dream, knowing that every penny goes towards the charity, ensuring a child the value of a good night’s sleep and a bed to call their own, it was a no-brainer for us when asked to participate. Our hope is that other businesses will support this life-transforming mission, too.”

Learn more about Hope to Dream at

Hope to Dream – Ashley HomeStore believes that every child deserves a good night’s sleep. Founded in 2010 on that guiding principle, Ashley HomeStore’s “Hope to Dream” program provides beds to children in need across the U.S. and Canada. A portion of the proceeds for every mattress purchased at a participating Ashley HomeStore helps pay for a bed for an underserved child. Since its inception, more than 100,000 children have received a brand new bed. Those wishing to nominate a child can visit or request an electronic application by emailing [email protected]. In-store applications are also available at participating locations.

Ashley HomeStore is committed to being your trusted partner and style leader for the home. This commitment has made Ashley HomeStore the largest retail furniture store brand in North America and one of the world’s best-selling furniture store brands with more than 1,050 locations in 60 countries.

Start designing your dream home today. Visit Ashley HomeStore online at  “Like” Ashley HomeStore on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram , or see our design-focused boards on Pinterest.

Elite Rewards provides imagination, tailored consultation, and a full portfolio of products to increase sales, build customer loyalty, and shift customer and employee behavior.  Whether it’s reward cards, merchandisetravel, or points programs, Elite Rewards partners with the world’s top brands to bring unparalleled and unique promotions and resources for every phase of your business.  For over 25 years, Elite Rewards has made it seamless and effortless to launch a promotion or program with no risk at all for our clients. 



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GameIQ Spins Up Executive Team and Board of Directors


SAN DIEGO, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — GameIQ, Inc., the creator and developer of the Spindy app, today announced new executive team members and four new appointments to its Board of Directors. Spindy is a unique rewards and loyalty program that uses gamification to make the post-purchase experience fun and exciting. Retailers partner with Spindy to offer instant cashback to their shoppers. Consumers open the app, are enticed by the 1% to 100% cashback offers at participating retailers, make a purchase, upload their receipt, and spin the Spindy wheel to see how much cash they instantly get back.

During this pandemic, building a digital relationship with customers is more important than ever. Not only are consumers looking to stretch their budgets further, but the inability to conduct promotions both in-store and in-person, along with the need for hands-free transactions, has created a market that's ripe for a rewards and loyalty program like Spindy.

“Prior to the pandemic, we were very excited to see the returns retailers were gaining from adopting Spindy in Southern California“, said GameIQ Founder and CEO Balazs Wellisch, “we are thrilled to be able to attract such a talented team of accomplished executives to guide and execute our growth nationally an eventually internationally”.

Spindy has been successful in driving higher purchase frequency and average purchase for Quick Service Restaurants such as Carl's Jr. in San Diego.

New executive team members include:

Stephen Condon – VP of Marketing

An accomplished global consumer and business-to-business marketer. Prior to joining GameIQ, Stephen led global marketing for Swedish based Hive Streaming, served as VP of Marketing at Verisign, and VP of Marketing at Limelight Networks.

Tom Douglas – VP of Business Development

Tom brings more than 20 years of experience in domestic and international sales, business development, marketing, and product portfolio management. Prior to joining GameIQ, Tom was the Director of Marketing at Royal Biologics, ConvaTec, and Zimmer Biomet.

New Members of the Board of Directors:

Matt Hood – Director

Matt is a restaurant industry leader with a proven track record of delivering best-in-class results at public and private equity funded growth brands. Prior to joining the board of GameIQ, Matt was President and CEO at On The Border Restaurants, CMO at The Habit Restaurants, Inc. and BJ's Restaurants, Inc.

Hector Munoz – Director

Hector is a global CMO, business turn-around specialist, and successful entrepreneur with over 25 years in the quick service restaurant industry. Hector is an accomplished bilingual entrepreneur, global marketing and new business development executive. Hector is co-founder of The C-Suite Edge and founder of Blue Sky Investments. Prior to joining GameIQ, Hector served as CMO at El Pollo Loco and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, and EVP at Church's/Texas Chicken.

Clifton Rutledge – Director

Clifton is a visionary leader with extensive experience in communications, product development, strategic oversight and planning, financial analysis, contract negotiations, franchising, key partnership development, operations management, mergers and acquisitions, human resources, and organizational restructuring. Prior to joining GameIQ, Clifton was COO at Jack's Restaurants, President and CEO at Bojangles's Chicken and Biscuits and COO at Whataburger Restaurants LLC, and VP of Operations at KFC.

Dipak Shah – Director

Dipak is an accomplished, innovative Financial Technology (FINTECH) and SaaS leader with 30+ years of experience in technology, engineering, sales, and investment banking. Dipak has been successful in developing, leading, and growing organizations from inception to exit via IPO or acquisition. Prior to joining GameIQ, Dipak was CEO at Site 1001, Inc., Reliant Solutions, and Managing Director at Morgan Keegan.

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Balazs Wellisch, GameIQ, Inc., +1 (619) 3843761, [email protected]

Stephen Condon, GameIQ, Inc., 8587753488, [email protected]

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ROSEN, A TOP RANKED FIRM, Reminds Aurora Cannabis Inc. Investors of Important December 1 Deadline in Securities Class Action; Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100K to Contact Firm – ACB


NEW YORK, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB) between February 13, 2020 and September 4, 2020, inclusive (the “Class Period”), of the important December 1, 2020 lead plaintiff deadline in the securities class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Aurora investors under the federal securities laws.

To join the Aurora class action, go to or call Phillip Kim, Esq. toll-free at 866-767-3653 or email [email protected] or [email protected] for information on the class action.

According to the lawsuit, defendants throughout the Class Period made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) Aurora had significantly overpaid for previous acquisitions and experienced degradation in certain assets, including its production facilities and inventory; (2) Aurora's purported “business transformation plan” and cost reset failed to mitigate the foregoing issues; (3) accordingly, it was foreseeable that Aurora would record significant goodwill and asset impairment charges; and (4) as a result, defendants' public statements were materially false and misleading at all relevant times. When the true details entered the market, the lawsuit claims that investors suffered damages.

A class action lawsuit has already been filed. If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff, you must move the Court no later than December 1, 2020. A lead plaintiff is a representative party acting on behalf of other class members in directing the litigation. If you wish to join the litigation, go to or to discuss your rights or interests regarding this class action, please contact Phillip Kim, Esq. of Rosen Law Firm toll free at 866-767-3653 or via e-mail at [email protected] or [email protected].


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InMed Announces Election of Directors


VANCOUVER, BC, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“InMed” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:INM) (TSX:IN), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing medications targeting diseases with high unmet medical need and leading the way in the clinical development of cannabinol (“CBN”), today confirmed that, at its annual general and special meeting of shareholders held on November 20, 2020 (the “Meeting”), all of the matters put forward before shareholders for consideration and approval as set out in InMed's notice of meeting and management information circular, dated October 7, 2020, were approved by the shareholders. In particular, shareholders approved the election of all director nominees to hold office until the next annual meeting of shareholders or until their successors are elected or appointed. Results of the vote for the election of directors at the Meeting are set out as follows:


Votes For

Withheld Votes





Eric A. Adams





Adam Cutler





William J. Garner





Andrew Hull





Catherine Sazdanoff





InMed filed a report of voting results on SEDAR at on November 24, 2020.

About InMed: InMed Pharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing a pipeline of cannabinoid-based medications, initially focused on the therapeutic benefits of cannabinol (CBN) in diseases with high unmet medical need. The Company is dedicated to delivering new therapeutic alternatives to patients that may benefit from cannabinoid-based medicines. For more information, visit

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information:

This news release contains “forward-looking information” and “forward-looking statements” (collectively, “forward-looking information”) within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking information is based on management's current expectations and beliefs and is subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described in the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking information in this news release includes statements about: leading the way in the clinical development of CBN; developing a pipeline of cannabinoid-based medications in diseases with high unmet medical need; and delivering new therapeutic alternatives to patients that may benefit from cannabinoid-based medicines.

All forward-looking information herein is qualified in its entirety by this cautionary statement, and InMed disclaims any obligation to revise or update any such forward-looking information or to publicly announce the result of any revisions to any of the forward-looking information contained herein to reflect future results, events or developments, except as required by law.


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