Tag: press release

RELEASE: Mark Mantovani Proves He Can Withstand Negative Campaign by County Executive Stenger

Along with his continued personal commitment to the campaign, raises more than $370,000 in latest fundraising quarter Clayton, MO – Mark Mantovani’s campaign for St. Louis County Executive reported to the Missouri Ethics Commission total contributions over $1.66 million despite a negative, but predictable, barrage of false and misleading television advertising by the incumbent. The campaign raised more than $371,000 during the first quarter fundraising period from January 1 – April 16 and reports it […]

RELEASE: Ameren Corporation First Quarter 2018 Earnings Webcast May 9, 2018

ST. LOUIS, April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Warner L. Baxter, chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp. (NYSE:AEE), will join Martin J. Lyons, executive vice president and CFO of Ameren Corp., to discuss first quarter 2018 earnings, earnings guidance and other matters in a conference call with financial analysts on Wednesday, May 9, at 9 a.m. Central Time (10 a.m. Eastern Time). The call will be broadcast live over the Internet on AmerenInvestors.com. Supporting materials for the call will be posted in […]

RELEASE: FleishmanHillard Expands Southern California Leadership with Isobel Coney

ST. LOUIS, April 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — FleishmanHillard (FH) today announced the hire of Isobel Coney as a senior vice president and partner. Based in the agency’s Los Angeles office, Coney is responsible for leading and growing the firm’s brand marketing portfolio across Southern California, where the agency has seen strong new business performance and client growth, particularly in the consumer, entertainment and technology sectors. Additionally, Coney joins the leadership team within the firm’s global business development function – a dedicated agency unit to invigorate […]

RELEASE: Emerson to acquire Tools and Test Equipment business from Textron

Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced it has signed an agreement to purchase the Tools and Test Equipment (Tools & Test) business of Textron (NYSE: TXT) for $810 million. Tools & Test is a leading manufacturer of electrical and utility tools, diagnostics, and test and measurement instruments with strong global distribution and highly respected brands, including Greenlee and Klauke. The acquisition, joined with Emerson’s Ridge Tool Company, creates a global $1 billion professional tools business with […]

RELEASE: Blunt issues statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush: “First Lady Barbara Bush was a wonderful person who lived an extraordinary life. She was admired and respected by Americans for her straightforward approach, and her devotion to her family and her country. I was fortunate to be able to be in her home, to know her family, and to be part of the literacy […]

RELEASE: Senator Jamilah Nasheed calls for indictment following attorney general’s press conference

JEFFERSON CITY — State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, announced she is calling on the St. Louis circuit attorney to file charges against the governor following the statements made by the Missouri attorney general on Tuesday. The attorney general announced that his office had discovered possible wrongdoing by the governor relating to a charity he founded and a list of the charity’s donors. The attorney general alleges the governor took the donor list and used […]

RELEASE: World’s largest chess piece unveiled at the World Chess Hall of Fame in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — The World Chess Hall of Fame unveiled the newest world record for the largest chess piece, certified by Guinness World Records. The record-breaking king chess piece stands 20 feet tall with a base of 9 feet, 2 inches, and is an exact scale replica of the black Staunton King piece used in the inaugural Sinquefield Cup held at the Saint Louis Chess Club annually since 2013. “This year marks the 10th anniversary of […]

RELEASE: TricoBraun expands Board of Directors

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — TricorBraun, a global packaging solutions leader and a portfolio company of AEA Investors, today announced that it has expanded its board of directors with the appointment of Manuel J. Perez de la Mesa. Perez de la Mesa joins David W. Bullock and Robert E. Hill, Jr. as independent directors on the 10-member board. “With their broad strategic backgrounds and distinguished track records, Manny, Dave and Robert undoubtedly strengthen our board’s breadth of […]

RELEASE: Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Missouri introduces new medicare supplement Plan F to help consumers control health care costs

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Missouri (Anthem) is introducing a new Medicare Supplement Plan F (Plan F). With this announcement, consumers in Missouri enrolled in Original Medicare will have a new option to better control their out-of-pocket health care costs. This competitively priced Plan F will be available for enrollment starting June 1, 2018. “We are pleased to offer Medicare-eligible individuals in Missouri a Medicare Supplement plan that complements their Original Medicare and […]

RELEASE: Blunt issues statement on military action targeting Syrian regime’s chemical weapons program

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement on the joint airstrikes carried out by the United States, Great Britain, and France targeting the Syrian regime’s chemical weapons infrastructure: “President Trump, along with our allies, organized the right response to Bashar al-Assad’s horrific chemical attack. I commend the swift action on the part of all the military forces that carried out this mission. I support this effort and believe the president has […]