With thousands of press releases published each week, it can be difficult to keep up with everything on PR Newswire for Journalists. Here are some of this week’s most newsworthy:
Glassdoor Announces Winners of its Employees’ Choice Awards Recognizing the Best Places to Work in 2021
Glassdoor has announced the winners of its 13th annual Employees’ Choice Awards, honoring the Best Places to Work in 2021 across the U.S. and four other countries. Unlike other workplace awards, the Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards are based on the input of employees who voluntarily provide anonymous feedback by completing a company review about their job, work environment, and employer over the past year.
Global consumer confidence increased in the fourth quarter of 2020, driven largely by an improved outlook for personal finances — which, in many regions, reflect unprecedented fiscal measures in response to COVID-19. Prospects for jobs and spending intentions saw smaller improvements in Q4, according to the Conference Board Global Consumer Confidence Survey.
The winners of the 2021 North American Car, Truck, and Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY) Awards were revealed earlier today (Jan. 11) during a virtual event hosted by the organization’s officers. After hundreds of hours of test drives, research, and evaluation, NACTOY’s independent jurors voted for Hyundai Elantra as the North American Car of the Year, Ford F-150 as North American Truck of the Year, and Ford Mustang Mach-E as North American Utility Vehicle of the Year.
The U.S. Army announced the next chapter of the “What’s Your Warrior?” marketing campaign, signaling an expansion of its ongoing efforts to showcase the breadth and depth of opportunities for today’s youth to achieve their goals in America’s largest military branch. Building on the success of the 2019 launch, the latest installment invites today’s youth deeper into the Army experience through an exploration of 12 unique career specialties and the Soldiers who occupy them.
Las Vegas Sands Announces Passing of Company Founder and Industry-Changing Entrepreneur Sheldon G. Adelson
Las Vegas Sands issued the following statement announcing the death of company Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Sheldon G. Adelson: “Our founder and visionary leader, Sheldon G. Adelson, passed away last night at the age of 87 from complications related to treatment for non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.“
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Larry Grady is online content manager at PR Newswire for Journalists. He has worked in business media for nearly 30 years and enjoys reality TV and daydreaming about travel and wine.