Legeis Capital Announces the Appointment of Chairman of the company’s Board of Directors

NEW YORK – Legeis Capital, LLC, which provides insurance companies with efficient access to higher-returning assets, today announced the appointment of Michael Morrissey as Chairman of the company’s Board of Directors.

Morrissey is an accomplished insurance investment banker and fund manager and served as President and CEO of the International Insurance Society (IIS), the largest insurance industry association. He is a board member at Selective Insurance Group (NASDAQ: SIGI) and Protective Life Corp.

“We are pleased to have Mike lead our Board of Directors. He is a strategic business leader and accomplished director. His distinguished career of over 40 years leading global insurance firms and asset management businesses brings unique experience that will benefit Legeis Capital significantly, “ said Michael Siegel, Founder and Chief Executive Officer.

Morrissey led the IIS for more than 11 years. Under his management, the IIS became a founding supporting institution of the United Nations’ Principles for Sustainable Insurance, and the founding organization and Secretariat of the Insurance Development Forum, a public/private partnership led by the global insurance industry, the UN and the World Bank.

“Mike brings extensive insurance industry and asset management experience to our board. He will further strengthen our firm’s considerable talent and experience and we are confident in the contributions and value his leadership will bring to our company,” said Joseph Taussig, director, who has substantial expertise in building total return insurers and reinsurers where investment returns are significant enough to enhance underwriting performance.

Before joining IIS, Morrissey was Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Investment Officer of Firemark Investments, where he invested in insurance companies worldwide. He has advised insurance company managements and regulators and served on a number of insurance company boards in North America, Europe, and Asia.

He was the global insurance industry representative on the Private Sector Taskforce on Regulatory Convergence in Financial Services, organized by the G-20. Morrissey was formerly President of Manhattan Life Insurance Company and Executive Vice President of Crum & Forster Insurance Group.

Morrissey is a member of the Board of Overseers of the St. John’s University School of Risk Management and a member of the Steering Committee of the World Economic Forum’s Mitigating Risk in the Innovation Economy initiative. He is an insurance working group member of the National Bureau of Economic Research, a special advisor to the Asia Pacific Financial Forum, and a member of the Board of Governors of the Asia Pacific Risk & Insurance Association

Morrissey holds a B.A. from Boston College and an M.B.A. from Dartmouth College and he graduated from the Harvard Business School’s Corporate Finance Management Program. Morrissey is also a CFA charterholder and former President of the Association of Insurance and Financial Analysts.

The UK’s leading auto part locator USED PARTS UK adds 1,000 salvage yards to extensive UK network

Rapidly developing vehicle part finder device USED PARTS UK has extended their organization to add in excess of 1,000 rescue yards at key areas across the United Kingdom.

The move is important for the organization’s endeavors to make it simpler to help clients cross country searching for quality utilized OEM parts at serious costs.

The recently added junkyards join the organization’s current organization of 12,000 rescues, carrying the absolute to in excess of 15,000 junkyards sourcing quality utilized auto vehicle and truck segments for clients getting to the USED PARTS UK part finder.

At USED PARTS UK, guests searching for hard-to-track down parts can look through the site’s thorough stage to find utilized auto and truck parts in Grade A state, everything being equal, from cooling frameworks to body parts and adornments, brake and electrical frameworks parts, motor parts and gaskets, fumes frameworks, fuel, and outflow frameworks, warming and cooling framework parts, transmissions, and grips, controlling and suspension, and significantly more.

The finder instrument was intended to help proprietors of more established vehicles of each make and model discover the segments they need rapidly, including uncommon parts. The developing organization additionally benefits nearby economies by interfacing junkyards with a more extensive, public crowd of potential clients visiting the USED PARTS UK site.

The exhaustive stage incorporates in excess of 100 million sections rescued from accomplice junkyards around the UK. Parts are accessible for several makes and models of vehicles returning years, including everything from BMW to Mercedes, Toyota, Ford, Honda, Kia, Jeep, Renault, Lexus, Mini Cooper, Subaru, Volkswagen, Citroen, and numerous other driving homegrown and unfamiliar auto brands.

“We will probably assist our clients with finding the parts they need for their vehicles and trucks quick, regardless of where they are found,” said Michael Cane, proprietor of USED PARTS UK. “This organization expansion controls our capacity to all the more likely serve vehicle part purchasers.”

With USED PARTS UK, guests can without much of a stretch discover the parts they need in a couple of snaps.

“Try not to burn through your time calling or visiting each rescue and automobile part shop under the sun to locate the particular part you need for your vehicle’s make and model,” Cane said. “Simply stop by USED PARTS UK, add the data about your vehicle and the part you need, and you’ll discover what you need in a moment or two.”

Carso Group of Mexico , a Client of DHS, Completes Acquisition of a Mexican Metals Recycling Company

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WASHINGTON, DC, UNITED STATES, December 18, 2020 — DHS today announced that its client, Carso Group of Mexico, the completion of the acquisition of Vitro, S.A. de C.V., as part of its raw material procurement strategy to support its new Texas flat roll steel mill, which is planned to begin operations mid-year 2021. The transaction was funded with available cash.

Vitro is headquartered in Monterrey, Mexico and operates a ferrous and nonferrous scrap metals recycling business. Vitro’s primary operations are comprised of six scrap processing facilities strategically positioned near high-volume industrial scrap sources located throughout Central and Northern Mexico. The company also operates several third-party scrap processing locations. These combined facilities currently ship approximately 500,000 gross tons of scrap annually and have an estimated annual processing capability of two million gross tons.

“We sincerely welcome the Vitro team into the Carso Group family,” stated Jonathan Fierro, Vice President of Carso Group. “Combined with our existing metals recycling presence in Mexico, the acquisition of Vitro expands our commercial presence in the region and strengthens our raw material supply strategy, allowing for cost-effective ferrous scrap procurement for our new Texas flat roll steel mill. Vitro provides a platform to grow our metals recycling presence in Mexico and represents a meaningful achievement in our raw material sourcing strategy for our Texas flat roll steel mill.”

“The strategic planning and vision of our cleint Carso Group is important to DHS and we look forward to assisting in the acquisition and private equity investment that DHS is known for”, stated Fernando Aguirre, Vice Chairman of DHS.

About Carso Group

Carso Group is one of the largest domestic steel producers and metals recyclers in Mexico based on estimated annual steelmaking and metals recycling capability, with facilities located throughout Mexico. Carso produces steel products, including hot roll, cold roll, and coated sheet steel, structural steel beams and shapes, rail, engineered special-bar-quality steel, cold finished steel, merchant bar products, specialty steel sections and steel joists and deck. In addition, the company produces liquid pig iron and processes and sells ferrous and nonferrous scrap.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains some predictive statements about future events, including statements related to conditions in domestic or global economies, conditions in steel and recycled metals market places, Carso revenues, costs of purchased materials, future profitability and earnings, and the operation of new, existing or planned facilities. These statements, which we generally precede or accompany by such typical conditional words as “anticipate”, “intend”, “believe”, “estimate”, “plan”, “seek”, “project”, or “expect”, or by the words “may”, “will”, or “should”, are intended to be made as “forward-looking,” subject to many risks and uncertainties, within the safe harbor protections of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements speak only as of this date and are based upon information and assumptions, which we consider reasonable as of this date, concerning our businesses and the environments in which they operate. Such predictive statements are not a guarantee of future performance, and we undertake no duty to update or revise any such statements. Some factors that could cause such forward-looking statements to turn out differently than anticipated include: (1) the effects of uncertain economic conditions; (2) the effects of pandemics or other health issues, such as the recent novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19); (3) cyclical and changing industrial demand; (4) changes in conditions in any of the steel or scrap-consuming sectors of the economy which affect demand for our products, including the strength of the non-residential and residential construction, automotive, manufacturing, appliance, energy, and other steel-consuming industries; (5) fluctuations in the cost of key raw materials and supplies (including steel scrap, iron units, zinc, graphite electrodes, and energy costs) and our ability to pass on any cost increases; (6) the impact of domestic and foreign imports, including trade policy, restrictions, or agreements; (7) unanticipated difficulties in integrating or starting up new, acquired or planned businesses or assets; (8) risks and uncertainties involving product and/or technology development; and (9) occurrences of unexpected plant outages or equipment failures.

ABOUT DHS

DHS is a high-stakes advocacy, public strategy, and global public relations and communications firm. Our strategic insights and innovative programming build and sustain strong corporate and brand reputations. We provide our clients with counsel and program development across the spectrum of public relations, public affairs, reputation and crisis management, digital strategy, advertising and other communications services. Our clients are companies, industry associations, nonprofit organizations, professional services firms, and other large organizations.

We began as a unique grassroots and lobbying firm with customized services for an elite group of clients. Our work applies equally to regulatory issues as well as legislative ones, and we manage issues for our clients at the local, state, federal, and international levels of government.

We use our core competencies and reach to gain competitive advantage for clients. Our expertise comes from extensive must-win campaign experience and operating successfully at the highest rung of business, government, politics and media. Our reach is the ability to use strategic intelligence to mobilize the message and persuade the toughest audiences. We know what it takes to win in difficult situations. We have proven results for prominent figures, leading advocacy groups and the world’s most successful companies. We leverage what others cannot.

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Harriet Sandberg
DHS
+1 202-719-0398
press@dhs-grp.com

Green Office Partner Welcomes Mitch Kranitz!

CHICAGO – Dec. 9, 2020 – In this role, Mitch will be responsible for building “Print Partner” (www.printpartner.biz), Green Office Partner’s MSP sales channel.

Mitch will be focused on providing the processes, practices, content, training, and tools needed to support our MSP partners and internal salespeople throughout the buyer’s journey. This includes working collaboratively with sales, marketing, partners, and other key stakeholders to increase sales results and productivity.

Mitch Kranitz
Mitch Kranitz

In the twenty years prior to joining Green Office Partner, Mitch owned, operated, and sold two Managed Services Provider (MSP) companies.

Mitch grew up in Akron, Ohio, and has lived in Flagstaff AZ, Austin TX and NYC. He has spent the last 21 years in Chicago. He has been fascinated with technology since he was seven years old, regularly visiting the local library to book time on the TRS-80.

Mitch spends his spare time reading, camping, traveling with his family, growing mushrooms, and tinkering with various lifelong projects.

Todd Gallagher, CEO of Green Office Partner, said, “We are very pleased to welcome Mitch to our Green Office Partner team! We look forward to having him be a key part of our organization as we continue to develop and expand our channel partner program.”

About Green Office Partner:
Named to the Inc. 5000 “Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America”, Green Office Partner, headquartered in Chicago, with satellite offices in Los Angeles and Kansas City, is a national boutique provider of Managed Print Services, Intelligent Process Automation, and Document Management Consulting.

Green Office Partner specializes in multi-location, enterprise environments for national and regional organizations, offering a single platform and point of contact to manage all our clients’ document workflow needs.

As one of the largest Xerox/HP partners in the country, Green Office Partner’s dedicated team of analysts and specialists drive efficiencies throughout organizations with the implementation of their industry-leading solutions, technologies and workflow designs.

Green Office Partner’s mission is to enable our clients to focus on their core business goals and not their document workflows, by building a growth-oriented partnership that drives value and long-term relationships.

Green Office Partner is a privately owned company with clients across 47 states.

For additional information, please call 312-523-6785 or visit www.greenofficepartner.com

The company can be found on:
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/green-office-partner
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SOURCE: Green Office Partner

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Gerald Toumayan
support@greenofficepartner.com

Eaton Hudson Opens New Office in Boston

BOSTON – Eaton Hudson, announced it has moved its headquarters from Atlanta and opened a new office in Boston. www.eatonhudson.com

Jim Schaye, CEO of Eaton Hudson said: “Our decision to move our headquarters and open a new office in Boston is part of our overall growth strategy plan. We’re excited about expanding our operations to better serve our clients.”

Eaton Hudson specializes in asset appraisal and disposition for retailers, colleges, universities, private companies and industry. The new office address is: One Marina Park Drive, Suite 1410, Boston, Massachusetts 02210. Phone: (617) 332-1554.

Launched by veterans of the Eaton Department Stores of Toronto and Hudson Capital Partners and later joined by former executives of Silverman Consultants, clients benefit from the Company’s financial strength and expertise. Mr. Schaye further commented: “We know how to partner with financial sponsors, strategic buyers, managers, lenders and advisors to develop creative and transparent structures that align interests, enhance liquidity and create positive outcomes.”

Eaton Hudson has been providing innovative and strategic solutions for the disposition of excess, obsolete and discontinued inventory and other assets for nearly fifteen years. The Company is now headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts and has other offices in Charleston, South Carolina and Toronto, Canada.