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Local Teens to Gain Career Guidance, Opportunities via Tallo, Camden Dream Center Partnership

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CAMDEN, N.J. & CHARLESTON, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A new partnership between the Camden Dream Center and Tallo, one of the nation’s largest online platforms for connecting talented students with employers and universities, will support STEM and career readiness initiatives for students aged 13 and up, plus provide postsecondary education and workforce opportunities to the local community.

The Camden Dream Center is a New Jersey nonprofit that works to improve quality of life for underserved communities in Camden and the surrounding areas through comprehensive, community-based services in education, professional development, and the eradication of hunger.

Nine out of 10 Camden residents are African American or Hispanic, 40% live in poverty and 33% have no high school diploma. According to Data USA, the median household income is just over $26,000 per year.

Together, Tallo and the Camden Dream Center intend to improve those statistics.

“Our children dream of successful careers and a successful life just like every other community in America,” said Pastor Keith Davis, director of the Camden Dream Center, and career technologist. “The center actively engages with all Camden youth to improve their quality of life and provide them with STEM opportunities to foster careers in areas they might not have access to in their traditional school setting. Our work with Tallo will be the next big step in helping them do that.”

Tallo and the Camden Dream Center’s new partnership will allow all students older than 13 to create a free Tallo account, through which they can keep track of the skills they acquire and connect with thousands of workforce and postsecondary education opportunities across the country.

“Communities like Camden have traditionally been marginalized when it comes to college and career recruiting,” said Casey Welch, president and CEO of Tallo. “Technology helps level the playing field, giving students the opportunity to be recruited by college programs and obtain valuable job-related skills. It also gives companies a wider talent pool to choose from, with students who early on gain the skills needed to help their company succeed.”

Learn more about the Camden Dream Center by visiting:

About Camden Dream Center:

Camden Dream Center is part of The South Jersey STEM & Innovation Partnership, is one of four designated STEM ecosystems across New Jersey, and is one of 69 across North America and Mexico. You can learn more about the New Jersey STEM Pathways Network and the four New Jersey STEM learning ecosystems by visiting

About Tallo:

Tallo (formerly STEM Premier) is an online platform that connects talent with opportunities. The Tallo app assists students in designing a career pathway, educators in recruiting top talent to their schools, and employers in developing a stable, continuous talent pipeline. Students (age 13+) and professionals showcase their skills and abilities in their online profile, connect directly with companies and colleges looking for the next generation of talent, and match with over $20 billion in scholarships. For more information, visit


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Communications Strategist, Tallo

M) 703-851-6210

O) 855-765-7836 x727

Nicole Tidei

Senior Account Manager, Pinkston Group


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Shareholder Alert: Robbins Arroyo LLP Announces NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) Sued for Misleading Shareholders

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SAN DIEGO & SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$NTAP #classaction–Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP announces that a purchaser of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) filed a class action complaint for alleged violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 between May 22, 2019 and August 1, 2019. NetApp provides software, systems, and services to manage and share data on-premises, and private and public clouds worldwide.

If you suffered a loss as a result of NetApp’s misconduct, click here.

NetApp Accused of Misleading Shareholders

According to the complaint, in May 2019, NetApp announced its full year 2019 financial results, touting increases in net revenue and income and an increase of $4.09 in earnings per share. In June 2019, NetApp reaffirmed these results in its Form 10-K, despite also acknowledging risks that could affect its business, including that most of its revenues came from large, recurring purchases from clients and that any cancellations or delays in these purchases could negatively impact NetApp’s revenues. However, what NetApp failed to disclose was that it was already experiencing material negative impacts on its revenue due to the company’s inability to close large deals within the quarter. Then, on August 1, 2019, NetApp revealed the reality of its financial situation when it announced lowered than expected first quarter 2019 adjusted earnings and net revenue and lowered its first quarter 2020 net revenue from a range of $1.315 to $1.465 billion to a range of $1.22 to $1.23 billion and announced its 2020 net revenue was expected to decline between 5% to 10% year-over-year. On this news, NetApp’s share price fell $11.67, or over 20%, to close at $46.04.

NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) Shareholders Have Legal Options

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INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of SAExploration Holdings, Inc. Investors (SAEX)

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BENSALEM, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$SAEX–Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of investors who purchased SAExploration Holdings, Inc. (“SAExploration” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: SAEX) securities between March 15, 2016 and August 15, 2019, inclusive (the “Class Period”). SAExploration investors have until October 17, 2019 to file a lead plaintiff motion.

Investors suffering losses on their SAExploration 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

On August 15, 2019, SAExploration revealed that certain accounting matters that arose in 2015-2016 were under investigation by the SEC. The Company stated that they would restate its previously issued financial statements for fiscal years 2015 through 2018 and delay filing its 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. The Company’s Chief Executive Officer was placed on administrative leave, and its Chief Financial Officer was terminated from his position.

On this news, the Company’s share price fell $1.13 per share, or over 34%, to close at $2.14 per share on August 16, 2019, thereby injuring investors.

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 improperly did not classify Alaska Seismic Ventures, LLC (“ASV”) as a variable interest entity; (2) that the Company had a controlling financial interest in ASV, which required the Company to consolidate ASV in its financial statements; (3) that the Company had deficient internal controls over financial reporting; (4) that these practices were likely to lead to an investigation of the Company by the SEC; (5) that SAExploration would be forced to delay the filing of its quarterly report for the quarter ended June 30, 2019; and (6) that as a result, Defendants’ statements about SAExploration’s business, operations and prospects were materially false and misleading and/or lacked a reasonable basis at all relevant times.

If you purchased SAExploration securities have information or would like to learn more about these claims, or 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, or visit our website at

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Thomas Rodriguez Joins Kleinfelder as Executive Vice President and East Division Director

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EXTON, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kleinfelder announced today that Thomas Rodriguez has joined the firm as Executive Vice President and East Division Director. Rodriguez is a results-driven leader with significant experience directing multi-disciplined operations and leading teams to drive profitable growth. Based in Kleinfelder’s Exton office, Rodriguez will oversee operations throughout Kleinfelder’s East Division.

“Tom will be a significant asset to Kleinfelder’s leadership team as we continue to position our business to best capitalize on existing and emerging market opportunities,” commented Louis Armstrong, President. “His diverse skill sets, experience, and knowledge of our markets will be invaluable as he leads our East Division operations in strategic initiatives that drive growth and create new opportunities for our staff.”

An accomplished professional with versatile experience, Rodriguez has a strong technical foundation in addition to a proven track record in operations management, enterprise risk management, business development, and health and safety stewardship. Having successfully led business operations with over 700 staff and over $150 million in sales and revenue, he has achieved tremendous success delivering growth and profitability through portfolio diversification, enterprise-level marketing and sales campaigns, and reduction of project overruns and claims through effective risk management and quality assurance measures. Maintaining a results and people driven leadership style, Rodriguez underscores the importance of cultivating and retaining staff, coaching and developing new leaders, and emphasizing a high quality, safety-first work culture.

“I have known and admired Kleinfelder’s strong work and market position for many years,” said Rodriguez. “Under the current leadership team and capital structure, we are positioned to provide broader services to our clients, greater career opportunities for our staff, and achieve strong, profitable growth in the months and years ahead. I am proud and excited to be joining this team.”

About Kleinfelder

Founded in 1961, Kleinfelder is an engineering, construction management, design and environmental professional services firm. Kleinfelder operates over 60 office locations in the United States, Canada, and Australia. The company is headquartered in San Diego, California.


Dustin Esposito

Marketing and Communications Manager

(617) 498‐4627

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