AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Visio Lending has been recognized as a Top Workplace 2019 by the Austin American-Statesman. The award is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party researcher. The anonymous survey measures several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection. 17-million employees at more than 50-thousand organizations took the Top Workplaces survey, and Visio Lending stood out.

IRVING, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 7-Eleven, Inc. has reached another coffee milestone. With the introduction of El Salvador Bourbon Single Origin coffee, the retailer that first introduced Americans to coffee in to-go cups, now brews more than half its coffee from Rainforest Alliance Certified(TM) beans. The latest premium brew in its Seven Reserve(®) line of specially curated coffees is the first to be sourced directly from independent family farmers and the seventh to carry the Rainforest Alliance Certified seal.

DALLAS, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Save Giraffes Now (SGN) is a new non-profit organization creating awareness about the significantly declining giraffe populations in Africa and supporting on-the-ground programs, such as de-snaring/anti-poaching, to ensure a stable future for this iconic species. Founder and CEO Susan G. R. Myers, a former investment banker turned high school football coach, learned of the dramatic decrease in giraffe populations and has turned her passion for these majestic creatures into purpose.

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Medici, a virtual healthcare company, has released a new survey report titled, "Un-breaking the healthcare system," based on a survey of 800 healthcare consumers conducted in late July. Among the report's key takeaways is that patients don't blame physicians for their frustrations with the healthcare system but do believe physicians can do more to proactively ease some of their biggest pain points regarding convenience, accessibility and personalization.

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- eMDs announced today that it has broadened its relationship with DrFirst, one of the nation's leading providers of e-prescribing, patient medication management and price transparency solutions, to deliver new consumer-facing medication adherence solutions to healthcare providers through eMDs Prescribe, eMDs' e-prescribing system. eMDs Prescribe is integrated into eMDs' EHR solutions and is also available as a standalone system.

HOUSTON, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Relevant Power Solutions, LLC (RPS) of Houston, Texas has successfully commissioned the first natural gas-powered power plant to be installed in Afghanistan since the 1970s. The 44 MW mobile power plant - owned by Bayat Power Electricity Services Distributor Company, a subsidiary of Bayat Group - utilizes Siemens' latest generation aeroderivative gas turbine, the SGT-A45. RPS, Siemens' exclusive packager of the SGT-A45, manufactured and tested the unit at its facility in Houston, Texas.

HOUSTON, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Moleculin Biotech, Inc., (Nasdaq: MBRX) ("Moleculin" or the "Company"), a clinical stage pharmaceutical company with a broad portfolio of drug candidates targeting highly resistant tumors, announced it has begun preclinical testing of its drug candidate, WP1122, which it believes may present a new approach to treating highly glycolytic tumors like pancreatic cancer and glioblastoma.

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Refuge for DMST(TM) (Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking) is collaborating with the Department of Psychiatry at Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin to help improve the lives of young people recovering from sex trafficking by providing care at The Refuge Ranch -- the largest long-term, live-in rehabilitation facility for child survivors of sex trafficking in the United States.

HOUSTON, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Modeling of energy markets, transportation, and macroeconomic conditions by energy consulting firm Stratas Advisors shows global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from energy-related sources are likely to increase by an average of 280 million tonnes of CO(2)-equivalent annually from 2018 to 2025. This is much lower than recent estimates of GHG emissions growth for the year 2018 (about 600-900 million tonnes), but still represents a strong acceleration over several recent years (2014-2016). In which global CO(2) emissions had been relatively stable.

PLANO, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With winter about to spread its icy grip to much of the United States, Toyota is introducing the new all-wheel drive Camry and Avalon models to help drivers get a better grip on the road. It's the first AWD Camry since 1991, and the first-ever Avalon with AWD. The Toyota-developed Dynamic Torque Control AWD system will be available as a standalone option for the Camry LE, XLE, SE and XSE grades and on Avalon XLE and Limited grades.

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Telestax continues its commitment to being a valued Cisco Solution Partner with enhancements to Message Exchange, the CPaaS solution for enabling SMS. Telestax Message Exchange now enables the sending and receiving of SMS texts for Cisco Webex Teams. In addition to supporting Cisco Webex Teams, the company also reveals new APIs for Cisco UC-One and an upgrade to the Telestax UC-One API console, offering improved ease of use.

HOUSTON, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestlé Waters North America (NWNA) is pleased to announce that our South Houston and Pasadena bottling facilities in Texas have received certification under the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) International Water Stewardship Standard. These AWS certifications are the first for any company in Texas, and the ninth and tenth for Nestlé Waters North America. They add to the 20 Nestlé Waters global facilities certified elsewhere worldwide, and will help the company meet its commitment to certify all of its sites globally to the AWS Standard by 2025.

BOERNE, Texas, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Founded in 2016, e9 Treatments offers solutions to combat paraffin and asphaltene buildup on oil and gas instrumentation used in upstream and midstream operations. As cold weather approaches, paraffin buildup, which occurs throughout the year, becomes a greater issue for oilfield operations. Temperatures drop and paraffin precipitates out of production fluid, adhering to equipment surfaces. These deposits create process flow issues and instrument malfunctions. Traditionally, operators stop production to remove and clean equipment, costing them thousands of dollars per occurrence in lost production and service fees.

HOUSTON, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International plc (OTC-PINK:WFTIQ) and partners raised and donated more than $370,000 to four Houston-area non-profit organizations as a result of the 2019 edition of their annual Weatherford Walks event, held November 9. The proceeds will be shared equally between the Houston Area Women's Center, Camp Hope, Small Steps Nurturing Center, and Spindletop Charities. Since its inception, Weatherford Walks has raised more than $1.9 million for the Houston community.

HOUSTON, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Marker Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:MRKR), a clinical-stage immuno-oncology company specializing in the development of next-generation T cell-based immunotherapies for the treatment of hematological malignancies and solid tumor indications, today provided a corporate update and reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019.

DALLAS, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, the storied 365 +/- acre T BAR W Ranch in Mineola, TX was sold at 1pm via foreclosure auction on the steps of the Wood County courthouse in Quitman, Texas. The property was thereafter immediately seized and secured by security teams and locksmiths. Entry gates, homes, offices, barns and buildings were rekeyed, and the property repossessed.

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodforest National Bank(®) (Woodforest) recently received a 2019 Community Impact Award for its Woodforest Foundry(SM) program from Wolters Kluwer's Compliance Solutions business at its annual CRA & Fair Lending Colloquium. The award honors financial institutions for the breadth and innovative application of community development programs to benefit low- and moderate-income communities in which they do business.

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