Strong City vows to emerge from financial troubles so it can better serve Baltimore’s nonprofit organizations

Christel Deskins

Leadership of the non-profit Strong City vowed again Monday to emerge from its troubles and be transparent with grassroots groups who say their operations were upended through poor financial management. © Kimberly Hairston / Baltimore Sun/The Baltimore Sun/TNS Strong City Baltimore Interim CEO Reginald Davis speaks outside the organization’s headquarters […]

CBC Continues Strong Momentum and Reaches Major Milestones Across Healthcare Investment Platforms

Christel Deskins

NiKang Therapeutics and Lu Daopei Medical Group successfully completed financing rounds; I-Mab announces strategic partnership and private placement SHANGHAI, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CBC Group (“CBC”), a healthcare-dedicated investment firm, announced three major milestones across three of its healthcare investment platforms in September, underscoring CBC’s strong momentum amid an […]

Strong Term Life Sales Lead to Mixed LIMRA Q2 Numbers

Christel Deskins

(Credit: Allison Bell/ALM) U.S. consumers bought more term life and whole life policies in the second quarter than in the second quarter of 2019. The number of traditional fixed universal life coverage policies sold fell sharply. The total number of individual life policies sold increased 2%, total face amount increased […]

In Marketing, A Strong Brand Is The Ultimate Influencer

Christel Deskins

As CMO, Liana helps to set Skillshare’s long-term strategy and oversees brand, acquisition, communications, partnerships and sales. getty When done right, influencer marketing can help brands more meaningfully and authentically connect with new audiences at scale. Its power is undeniable, so it was no surprise that companies were projected to spend […]