Author: Staff Reports

RELEASE: Opening Day in St. Louis

A pregame ceremony that welcomes home the 2018 St. Louis Cardinals, honors the club’s Hall of Famers and commemorates the great tradition of Opening Day in St. Louis will punctuate a day of activities celebrating the annual return of baseball to St. Louis on Thursday, April 5.  The Cardinals will open the 2018 home slate against the Arizona Diamondbacks at 6:15 p.m. CT.  Following is a schedule of official activities and information to help fans […]

RELEASE: Cards place Gyorko on D.L., recall Bader from Memphis (AAA)

MILWAUKEE, WI, April 3, 2018 – Prior to tonight’s game, the St. Louis Cardinals placed infielder Jedd Gyorko (right hamstring strain) on the 10-day disabled list and recalled outfielder Harrison Bader from Memphis (AAA). Bader, the Cardinals Minor League Player of the Year in 2017, made his Major League debut last season, appearing in 32 games, hitting three home runs in his first 11 games in the majors. Bader, 23, posted a .283 batting mark […]

RELEASE: Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson will Travel to Chillicothe and to Northwest Missouri State University

(Chillicothe and Maryville, MO) – Lieutenant Governor Mike Parson will be traveling to Chillicothe and then to Maryville. He will first stop at the Chillicothe Chamber of Commerce Luncheon to present the Office of Lieutenant Governor’s “Buy Missouri” initiative. He will then travel to Maryville to visit Northwest Missouri State University and speak at its Distinguished Lecture Series. Sponsored by Northwest’s Office of the Provost and Office of Student Involvement, the Distinguished Lecture Series has […]

RELEASE: Concordance Healthcare Solutions Announces Co-CEO/Presidents Retirements and New Leadership Appointments

ST. LOUIS, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Concordance Healthcare Solutions LLC, one of the largest, independent, healthcare distributors in the U.S., today announced that Co-CEO/Presidents Roger Benzand Tom Harris have elected to retire. Benz will retire at the end of 2018 and Harris in mid-2019. At the time of Benz’s retirement, Harris will step into the role of CEO Emeritus until his mid-year departure. Upon their departures, both will continue to serve on the Senior Advisory Board and the following leadership promotions […]

RELEASE: Commerce Bancshares announces CEO succession

Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBSH) board of directors announced today that effective August 1, 2018, John W. Kemper, 40, currently president and chief operating officer of Commerce Bancshares, Inc., will become president and CEO, assuming the CEO role currently held by his father David W. Kemper, 67, who will remain active as executive chairman. John Kemper has been with the bank since 2007, and was named president and COO in 2013. This press release features […]

RELEASE: Cardinals launch first-ever fan music contest

The St. Louis Cardinals have launched the first-ever Cardinals Fan Music Contest as a way for fans to share their creativity and musical talent, along with their passion for Cardinals baseball. Fans are asked to write, perform and share an original song or piece of music that celebrates and promotes the St. Louis Cardinals and our great fan base.  Musical submissions may be from any genre (i.e. country, rock, hip-hop, jazz, classical, a cappella, etc.), […]

RELEASE: Take Metro to Cardinals Home Opener Festivities on April 5

Metro Transit is your ticket to convenient, easy access to get to baseball opening day festivities in downtown St. Louis on April 5. Thousands of baseball fans will be heading downtown for the St. Louis Cardinals home opener game at Busch Stadium. With rallies and special events planned throughout the day leading up to the evening game, Metro is a great option, not only for baseball fans, but for downtown St. Louis workers who want […]

RELEASE: AutoAlert Teams With Conversica In Ongoing API Push

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AutoAlert, in keeping its promise of an open API to integrate all vendors in automotive, has announced a new partnership with the Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered sales assistant, Conversica. This development brings together two former VinSolutions executives in Mike Dullea, former CEO of VinSolutions and current CEO of AutoAlert, and David Marod, former Sales Executive of VinSolutions, and current Automotive Industry General Manager at Conversica. The partnership connects two companies that are […]

RELEASE: Vice President Joe Biden extends American Promise Tour in support of his memoir

Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose is a #1 New York Times Bestseller (New York, NY—April 2, 2018) Vice President Joe Biden will extend his 30-city American Promise Tour, with the addition of nine new events. “I’m grateful to have the opportunity to continue this tour and hear from so many more people,” says Vice President Biden. During his American Promise Tour events, Vice President Biden has discussed the big political […]

RELEASE: SmithAmundsen adds seven lateral attorneys to St. Louis office

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — The law firm SmithAmundsen continues aggressive growth in Missouri today adding seven lateral attorneys to its St. Louis office, including partners Gene Brockland, Lynn Goessling, Carrie Keller, Meredith Murphy and Daniel Peters, and associates Brian Wacker and Justin Welply. The entire group joins from the St. Louis firm of Herzog Crebs. This significant expansion of the St. Louis office firmly cements the firm’s position as a business law firm to watch in Missouri. […]