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Juanes Named 2019 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year™ as Part of Milestone 20th Anniversary

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Proceeds from the annual tribute gala will benefit the charitable
efforts of the Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation
®

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Latin Recording Academy® today announced 23-time Latin
GRAMMY® and two-time GRAMMY-winning singer, composer,
musician, and philanthropist Juanes will be the 2019 Latin
Recording Academy Person of the Year as part of its
milestone 20th anniversary.

Juanes will be honored for his creative artistry, unprecedented
humanitarian efforts, support for rising artists, and philanthropic
contributions to the world. Through his songs, international
performances, and work with his organization Fundación Mi Sangre (My
Blood Foundation), and as co-founder of Paz Sin Fronteras (Peace Without
Borders), Juanes continues to raise awareness for the power and
importance of peacebuilding with extraordinary credibility and
consistency.

The Latin Recording Academy’s Person of the Year recognition is bestowed
upon musicians of Ibero American heritage in acknowledgment of their
artistic achievements in the Latin music industry, their fellowship, as
well as their humanitarian efforts. Past honorees include Marc
Anthony
, Miguel Bosé, Roberto Carlos, Plácido
Domingo
, Emilio Estefan, Gloria EstefanVicente
Fernández
Juan Gabriel, Gilberto Gil, Juan
Luis Guerra
, Julio Iglesias, José José, Maná,
Ricky Martin, Carlos SantanaAlejandro Sanz, Joan
Manuel Serrat
, Shakira, and Caetano
Veloso
.

“Juanes is young, but legendary, an artist who has inspired us through
his amazing music for many years and—while doing so—he vigorously
campaigned for political, social, and positive change around the world,”
said Gabriel Abaroa Jr., President/CEO of The Latin Recording
Academy. “His leadership and his philanthropic work, in addition to his
positive messages that transcend music, speak volumes about his many
contributions to the community and we are truly honored to recognize him
as this year’s Latin Academy Person of the Year.”

“I remember attending the Latin GRAMMY nominations announcement after my
first solo album was released, and becoming so overcome with emotion
from the shock of hearing my name called seven times, that I had to step
outside for a moment to process how my life had just changed forever,”
shares Juanes. “I was blessed to win three awards that year, and The
Latin Recording Academy has been a fundamental part of bringing my music
to a global audience ever since. Now, I am grateful and deeply honored
to learn that I will get to join such illustrious artists as Juan Luis
Guerra, Carlos Santana, Caetano Veloso, and more, as the Person of the
Year honoree, while also helping The Latin Academy’s efforts to
support future generations of new Spanish-speaking artists. ”

Juanes will be celebrated at a special star-studded gala featuring a
heartfelt tribute concert, including renditions of his renowned
repertoire performed by an impressive array of notable artists and
friends on Nov. 13, 2019, at the MGM Grand Convention Center
in Las Vegas.

Hailing from Medellin, Juan Esteban Aristizábal learned to play guitar
from family members and co-founded the metal band Ekhymosis at 17.
Following extensive success in Colombia, Juanes began a solo career with
the 2000 release of his critically praised debut album, Fíjate Bien,
which unveiled his ongoing distinctive sound that fuses a fierce love of
rock and pop music with searing guitar skill, deeply introspective
lyrics, and a proud reverence for the traditional folk and other
indigenous rhythms of Colombia and Latin America. Continually expanding
his artistry from his debut through his most recent innovative visual
album, Mis Planes Son Amarte, Juanes has notched eight
multiplatinum albums with sales of 20 million copies and 12 No. 1
singles that hold multiple chart records. Along the way, Juanes has been
a leading pioneer in the global audience growth of contemporary
Spanish-language music through groundbreaking performances at many of
the world’s most prestigious venues and television broadcasts. Notable
performances include the Latin GRAMMY Awards, GRAMMY Awards®,
World Cup, the Nobel Peace Prize Concert, the Kennedy Center Honors,
“Sesame Street,” multiple “Tonight Show” appearances, career tributes to
Frank Sinatra, John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, the Eagles, Fleetwood
Mac, and more, as well as a global telecast for families at the personal
request of Pope Francis.

Juanes’ commitment to global activism also extends far beyond the call
for social change in his passionate lyrics, with the artist dedicating
vast time and energy to the philanthropic work of his Mi Sangre
foundation and Paz Sin Fronteras. He has participated in
countless initiatives, including performing before the European
Parliament as a part of a campaign to increase awareness of the dangers
of landmines around the world, and spearheading the second Paz Sin
Fronteras concert for 1.2 million people in Havana. For the past 13
years, through the work of the Mi Sangre foundation, Juanes has
contributed to the empowerment of at-risk children and youth in Colombia
to become agents of change in their communities and to lead the
construction of a culture of peace in the country. Over the years, Mi
Sangre has directly and indirectly impacted almost 1.5 million people in
123 municipalities in Colombia.

Net proceeds from The Latin Academy Person of the Year gala will go
toward the charitable work of the Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation®
whose mission is to further international awareness and appreciation of
the significant contributions of Latin music and its makers to the
world’s culture through scholarships, fellowships, grants, and
educational programs. The Foundation’s primary charitable focus is to
provide scholarships to students interested in Latin music with
financial need, as well as grants to scholars and organizations
worldwide for research and preservation of diverse Latin music genres.

For information on purchasing tickets to the Person of the Year gala,
please contact The Latin Recording Academy’s ticketing office at
310.314.8281 or ticketing@grammy.com.

ABOUT THE LATIN RECORDING ACADEMY:

The Latin Recording Academy is an international, membership-based
organization comprised of Spanish- and Portuguese-speaking recording
artists, musicians, songwriters, producers, and other creative and
technical recording professionals. The organization is dedicated to
improving the quality of life and cultural condition for Latin music and
its makers. In addition to producing the Latin GRAMMY Awards to honor
excellence in the recorded arts and sciences, The Latin Recording
Academy provides educational and outreach programs for the Latin music
community either directly or through its Latin GRAMMY Cultural
Foundation. For more information about The Latin Recording Academy,
please visit LatinGRAMMY.com.

ABOUT THE LATIN GRAMMY CULTURAL FOUNDATION:

The Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation was established by The
Latin Recording Academy® to promote international awareness
and appreciation of the significant contributions of Latin music and its
makers to the world’s culture, and to protect its rich musical legacy
and heritage. The Foundation’s primary charitable focus is to provide
scholarships to students interested in Latin music with financial need,
as well as grants to scholars and organizations worldwide for research
and preservation of diverse Latin music genres. For additional
information, please visit us at www.latingrammyculturalfoundation.com.
For the latest news and exclusive content, follow us at @latingrammyfdn
on Twitter
and Instagram,
and Latin GRAMMY Cultural Foundation on Facebook.

ABOUT MI SANGRE FOUNDATION:

Mi Sangre is a nonprofit organization that believes that peace is built
from every individual. Founded thirteen years ago by the singer,
composer, and social leader Juan Esteban Aristizábal, Juanes, with the
aim of co-creating protective environments where children and young
people can discover and exercise their powers as builders of peace. Mi
Sangre develops and implements methodologies so that people impacted by
violence begin to believe in themselves and other members of their
community, discover and strengthen their abilities as children and youth
leaders of change, and promote a culture of peace in their territory.
This method allows Mi Sangre to address problems such as forced
recruitment, child labor, use and abuse of psychoactive substances,
different types of violence, and violation of rights.

Contacts

The Lippin Group on behalf of The Latin Recording Academy:
Elina
Adut: EAdut@lippingroup.com
323.965.1990

For Juanes:
John Reilly / Rogers & Cowan: jreilly@rogersandcowan.com
(English Language Media)
Mónica Escobar / The 3 Collective: monica@the3collective.com (Spanish
Language Media)

The Latin Recording Academy:
Iveliesse Malavé: Iveliesse.Malave@grammy.com
305.576.0036

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Motorola Solutions to Showcase the Latest in Mission-Critical Innovation at CCW 2019

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Enabling public safety and enterprise organisations to rise to the
challenge with a complete, integrated mission-critical ecosystem

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Motorola
Solutions
will demonstrate how its advanced, mission-critical
solutions enable public safety and enterprise organisations to overcome
their most complex challenges at Critical
Communications World 2019
(June 18-20, MITEC, Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia, booth G30).

At CCW 2019, Motorola Solutions will showcase a comprehensive set of
innovations spanning mission-critical communications, command centre
software, video security solutions and managed and support services.

Mission-critical communications are essential to maintaining safety and
security for our communities, from daily operations to extreme events
including disaster recovery. These solutions are essential for the Asia
Pacific region, as evidenced by a United Nations report estimating that
economic losses from natural disasters could reach USD$160
billion annually by 2030
. Organisations also demand new solutions to
augment voice communication with the unprecedented volumes of data and
video available today.

To address this need, Motorola Solutions has brought together a
comprehensive, integrated mission-critical ecosystem of technologies
comprising:

  • Mission-Critical Communications: including the TLK100
    and LEX
    L11 LTE
    devices that show what is possible over LTE networks and
    the ultra-portable LXN505
    public safety LTE infrastructure system.
  • Command Centre Software: to streamline and simplify daily
    workflows including CommandCentral
    Aware
    , the world’s only unified, proven, end-to-end public safety
    applications suite.
  • Video Security Solutions: including the latest from Avigilon’s
    video security and analytics portfolio including the H4
    Thermal camera
    with self-learning video analytics.
  • Managed & Support Services: to enable customers to focus on
    their mission while staying ahead of cybersecurity threats.

Having access to the right data enables organisations to make fast and
accurate decisions about where to place their valuable resources, which
work to prioritise and how to prepare for their most challenging
events,” Motorola Solutions corporate vice president, Mike deVente, said.

The mission-critical ecosystem we are demonstrating at CCW draws on our
90 year heritage of innovation and our strong understanding of
customers’ daily operational needs,” he said.

At CCW, commercial customers in the transportation, energy and utilities
segments will also learn how Motorola Solutions’ mission-critical
ecosystem and the innovations in critical communications can be
customised to meet their needs. One recent example of this is Motorola
Solutions’ successful integration work with Siemens to achieve railway
signalling over TETRA networks to European Train Control System (ETCS)
Level 2 standards.

About Motorola Solutions

Motorola Solutions is a global leader in mission-critical
communications. Our technology platforms in communications, command
center software, video security solutions and managed and support
services make cities safer and help communities and businesses thrive.
At Motorola Solutions, we are ushering in a new era in public safety and
security. Learn more at http://www.motorolasolutions.com.

MOTOROLA, MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M Logo are trademarks
or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are
used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their
respective owners. ©2019 Motorola Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.

Contacts

Media Contacts
Damien Batey
Motorola Solutions
Mobile: +61
(0) 428 036 806
Damien.Batey@motorolasolutions.com

Michael
Lee
Motorola Solutions
Mobile: +65 9755 7025
MichaelKitWai.Lee@motorolasolutions.com

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Motorola Solutions celebrates 45 years of global innovation in Malaysia

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Mission-critical ecosystem of technologies developed in Penang, taken
to the world

PENANG, Malaysia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Motorola
Solutions
 is celebrating 45 years of innovation in Malaysia,
recognising the country’s highly skilled engineering talent and
capability to deliver advanced technologies for customers all over the
world.

Motorola Solutions first established supply chain operations in Penang,
Malaysia in 1974. Today, it develops technologies across its
mission-critical technology ecosystem at the facility.

In 2014 the company opened its ‘Innoplex’ research and development (R&D)
centre in Penang, its largest R&D centre outside of North America.
Equipped with state-of-the-art laboratories and product design and
development capabilities, the centre develops next generation Land
Mobile Radio (LMR), broadband-LTE devices and system solutions for
Motorola Solutions’ customers worldwide.

Leading-edge solutions and services designed and developed in Penang
have been deployed by public safety agencies across the world. This
includes the trusted APX
8000HXE HazLoc radio
 used by fire and rescue teams working in the
presence of chemicals and gases and the WAVE
TLK100 Two-Way Radio
 that enables coverage on nationwide cellular
networks with the ease of two-way radio communication and functionality.

The Innoplex continues to deliver a variety of innovative services
including 24/7 network monitoring, management and guaranteed reliability
for Motorola Solutions’ mission-critical customers.

Malaysia prominent within expanding Asia Pacific talent base

Motorola Solutions’ thriving operations in Malaysia have enabled it to
expand its Penang workforce from 10 software engineers to a team of more
than 1,700 today. These highly-skilled roles include industrial design,
software, electrical, electronics and mechanical engineering.

Penang’s expert teams conduct rigorous compliance testing to meet and
exceed product standards all over the world while continuing the
development of new solutions in partnership with customers.

Motorola Solutions’ rapidly growing software engineering workforce in
Asia Pacific is now approaching 2,000. This includes 160 video analytics
and AI specialists in Vietnam added through the recent acquisition of VaaS and
60 mobile applications developers with Gridstone in
Australia.

Motorola Solutions continues to evolve its mission-critical ecosystem
of technologies across voice, video security, software and managed
services. Our highly skilled teams in Malaysia play a significant role
in developing these technologies and accelerating their adoption all
over the world,” said John Andersen, deputy managing director of the
Motorola Solutions Penang Operations and Design Centre.

We are proud to have extended our journey to 45 years and look forward
to continuing to take Malaysian innovation to the world,” he said.

Through its charitable arm, the Motorola Solutions Foundation, the
company has provided more than USD $700,000 to support Malaysian
initiatives to advance education and research within STEM-related
fields. This includes the Penang Science Cluster which educates more
than 3,000 students and 300 teachers from 75 schools on design thinking
process, coding and electronics.

About Motorola Solutions

Motorola Solutions is a global leader in mission-critical
communications. Our technology platforms in communications, command
centre software, video security solutions and managed and support
services make cities safer and help communities and businesses thrive.
At Motorola Solutions, we are ushering in a new era in public safety and
security. Learn more at www.motorolasolutions.com.

MOTOROLA, MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS and the Stylized M Logo are trademarks
or registered trademarks of Motorola Trademark Holdings, LLC and are
used under license. All other trademarks are the property of their
respective owners. ©2019 Motorola Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.

Contacts

Damien Batey
Motorola Solutions
Mobile: +61 (0) 428 036 806
Damien.Batey@motorolasolutions.com

Michael Lee
Motorola Solutions
Mobile: +65 9755 7025
MichaelKitWai.Lee@motorolasolutions.com

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Deadline Reminder: The Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Looming Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against Ra Medical Systems, Inc.

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BENSALEM, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$RMED #classaction–Law Offices of Howard G. Smith reminds investors of the upcoming August
9, 2019 
deadline to file a lead plaintiff motion in the class
action filed on behalf of investors who purchased Ra Medical Systems,
Inc. (“Ra Medical” or the “Company”) (NYSE: RMED)
securities pursuant and/or traceable to the registration statement and
prospectus (collectively, the “Registration Statement”) issued in
connection with the Company’s September 2018 initial public offering
(“IPO” or the “Offering”).

Investors suffering losses on their Ra Medical investments are
encouraged to contact the Law Offices of Howard G. Smith to discuss
their legal rights in this class action at 888-638-4847 or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com.

In September 2018, Ra Medical completed its initial public offering
(“IPO”), issuing approximately 4.5 million shares of common stock priced
at $17 per share. On March 14, 2019, the Company revealed that its
fourth quarter 2018 financial results had been negatively impacted by
issues related to the hiring and training of qualified sales personnel
and certain production limitations.

On this news, the Company’s share price fell $2.14 per share, nearly
33%, to close at $4.43 per share on March 15, 2019, thereby injuring
investors. Since the IPO, Ra Medical’s stock has traded as low as $3.40
per share, significantly below the $17 offering price.

The complaint filed in this class action alleges that throughout the
Class Period, Defendants made materially false and/or misleading
statements, as well as failed to disclose material adverse facts about
the Company’s business, operations, and prospects. Specifically,
Defendants failed to disclose to investors: (1) that the Company’s
evaluation of sales personnel candidates was inadequate; (2) that the
Company’s training program for sales personnel was inadequate; (3) that,
as a result, the Company could not reasonably assure that its newly
hired sales personnel were adequately experienced; (4) that, as a
result, the Company would suffer a shortage of qualified sales
personnel; (5) that the Company’s manufacturing process could not
reasonably support increased catheter production; (6) that, as a result,
the Company would suffer production delays; and (7) that, as a result of
the foregoing, Defendants’ positive statements about the Company’s
business, operations, and prospects were materially misleading and/or
lacked a reasonable basis.

If you purchased shares of Ra Medical during the Class Period you may
move the Court no later than August 9, 2019 to ask the
Court to appoint you as lead plaintiff if you meet certain legal
requirements. To be a member of the class action you need not take any
action at this time; you may retain counsel of your choice or take no
action and remain an absent member of the class action. If you wish
to learn more about this class action, or if you have any questions
concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to
these matters, please contact Howard G. Smith, Esquire, of Law Offices
of Howard G. Smith, 3070 Bristol Pike, Suite 112, Bensalem, Pennsylvania
19020 by telephone at (215) 638-4847, toll-free at (888) 638-4847, or by
email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com,
or visit our website at www.howardsmithlaw.com.

This press release may be considered Attorney Advertising in some
jurisdictions under the applicable law and ethical rules.

Contacts

Law Offices of Howard G. Smith
Howard G. Smith, Esquire
215-638-4847
888-638-4847
howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com
www.howardsmithlaw.com

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