Milrose Consultants and Southfield Capital Announce Strategic Partnership with Permit Advisors

GREENWICH, Conn., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Southfield Capital, a premier lower middle market private equity firm, and  Milrose Consultants (“Milrose” or the “Company”), a leading provider of building code compliance, fulfillment and consulting solutions, announced today a strategic partnership with Permit Advisors, a full-service permit expediting and consulting firm based in Beverly Hills, CA.

Founded by President Roy Hasson in 2008, Permit Advisors offers full-service permit project management solutions to clients across the country. Due to its efficient expediting, high success rate, and world-class team of project managers, Permit Advisors has developed strong relationships with clients in the corporate, retail, automotive, hospitality and healthcare sectors throughout the U.S.

Milrose Consultants and Permit Advisors will leverage each other’s capabilities and geographic reach to better serve clients by offering an expanded service portfolio across a national footprint.

Domenick Chieco, CEO of Milrose Consultants, commented, “The combined Milrose and Permit

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QuoLab Technologies Announces Partnership with Axcelerate Consulting Pte Ltd

COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 13, 2020–

QuoLab Technologies, provider of a data-centric security operations platform (SOP), today announced its partnership with Axcelerate Consulting Pte Ltd. Axcelerate supports market development, connecting channel, vendor, enterprise, and government bodies with vendors in the cybersecurity/ICT industries. This partnership gives QuoLab a trusted partner in the APAC region, leading to strong conversations targeted at Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) who are looking to expand their information sharing and collaboration capabilities.

As organizations around the world continue to move faster, adopt new technologies, and expand into new regions, MSSPs are able to provide significant assistance to overworked security teams. Within the APAC region, the MSSP market is rapidly growing, helping CISOstransform security operations, improve talent diversity and breadth, and support global business. QuoLab’s partnership with Axcelerate will allow the company to continue its penetration within the market and further expand information sharing and collaboration among some

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Verizon Business joins the CyberWire’s industry partnership program

“The CyberWire team has always been impressed by the depth and breadth of the security expertise on the Verizon team, and we’re excited to be partnering with them,” said Peter Kilpe, the CyberWire’s CEO and Executive Editor. “Verizon Business brings an invaluable perspective to our programs, along with unique insights and analysis that are critical to security professionals and business leaders alike.”

“Increasing awareness on key cybersecurity issues remains a priority and we are looking forward to sharing our knowledge and insights with the listeners from around the world via the CyberWire’s program,” said John Loveland, Global Head of Cyber Security Strategy, Verizon Business.

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How To Avoid A Bad Partnership In Business

Edmund Lowman is CEO of Slumber Hostel Group, a youth travel accommodation and tour experience provider in Southeast Asia.

A few years ago, I entered into what would turn out to be the worst business deal of my life. But along the way, I learned many valuable lessons on how to avoid bad partnerships.

Below are my tips for navigating business partnerships, as well what to do if you see your deal is starting to go south:

Negotiate.

The old saying, “Hindsight is 20/20,” is absolutely true. Looking back on this, we made so many mistakes that it is no surprise to me the deal went south. A few lessons to keep in mind include:

• Don’t argue with your future partners. Remember, these people aren’t your enemies. They are people you are going to presumably be doing business with for a long time. If you’re arguing and

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State Street and SimCorp form business partnership


State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) and investment management solutions and service provider, SimCorp (OMXC25: SIM), today announced their intent to form a business partnership to provide a premier, fully integrated, front-to-back investment outsourcing solution for insurance firms in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

EMEA-based insurance companies will have access to SimCorp Dimension’s cloud-based, multi-asset class capabilities, advanced accounting functionality and managed services, together with State Street’s leading data management, middle office and custody services on the State Street AlphaSM platform. Consistent with the Alpha platform commitment to provide clients access to leading capabilities through an open architecture, this partnership will integrate SimCorp Dimension with State Street’s proprietary software solutions including Charles River Development.

The solution comes as EMEA insurers face increasing pressure due to low returns, a decline in interest rates, increased regulatory burden and rising technology costs. The new partnership from State Street and SimCorp addresses operational

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Berkeley Capital Announces Strategic Partnership With Anchor Cleveland

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CLEVELAND – October 8, 2020 – ( Newswire.com )

​​​​​​Berkeley Capital, a Cleveland-based private equity firm, today announced a new strategic partnership with Anchor Cleveland, a premier real estate broker specializing in net lease retail and net lease medical assets.

Seeking to provide international investors with an array of wealth preservation opportunities in real estate, the firms will collaborate in identifying and acquiring high-potential net lease assets. Anchor Cleveland brings its extensive relationships with national tenants and landlords throughout the Midwest to the partnership, while Berkeley Capital brings a broad network of capital sources.

“The addition of strategic partners is a key component of our continued success,” said Berkeley Capital Managing Director Michael Wager. “We will continue building our portfolio of U.S. and global alliances, as Adnan Zai and our Berkeley

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Mastercard Invests In Marqeta In Partnership

Marqeta, the high-flying card issuing platform, is getting a financial boost from a longtime business partner, Mastercard.

The California-based FinTech, whose open API platform enables companies like Square, DoorDash and Instacart to issue credit and debit cards and process payments, announced Thursday (Oct. 8) that Mastercard will “make a financial investment” as the two companies look “deepen their global partnership.”

The amount of the investment was not disclosed.

However, the card issuing platform said the infusion of cash will help it speed up its international expansion, in particular by “streamlining its global network certification process.”

That certification, in turn, is crucial since it determines which providers can process payments through Mastercard’s network, the two companies noted in a press release on their expanded partnership.

“With a shared vision to provide innovative and flexible financial products and solutions to our customers, we’re thrilled to

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Mastercard and Marqeta Expand Strategic Global Partnership – Press Release

OAKLAND, Calif. & PURCHASE, N.Y.–(Business Wire)–Marqeta, the global modern card issuing platform, and Mastercard today announced an extended global partnership to expand into new geographies, open access to new products, and launch additional card programs together. As part of this partnership, Mastercard has also made a financial investment in Marqeta.

This new agreement represents a deeper global collaboration between Marqeta and Mastercard. Since 2014, Marqeta and Mastercard have been working together to help fintechs, digital banks and commerce disruptors across North America and Europe bring innovative card products and programs to market. Beginning in Asia Pacific, the two companies will expand their collaboration into multiple new geographies, optimizing for global scale and driving efficiencies across their businesses to better serve the market. Mastercard will help expedite Marqeta’s international expansion by streamlining its global network certification process, which governs which providers are allowed to process payments internationally through the Mastercard network.

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NAVIS and IDeaS Strengthen Partnership

NAVIS, a hospitality CRM solutions provider, has strengthened its partnership with IDeaS, a provider of revenue management software and services, to allow marketing, reservations, and revenue management teams to operate as one team.

The two companies are eyeing ways to align NAVIS’ CRM data with IDeaS’ RMS analytics to improve forecasting and break down silos. NAVIS helps operators deploy marketing/outbound telephony campaigns to reach out to guests. It is being combined with IDeaS’ forecasting and pricing to help hotels maximize revenue and profitability.

“TheNAVIS and IDeaS partnership brings together two best-in-class companies who understand hospitality, get the challenges and goals in the market, and want to give their clients the best possible toolkit of solutions and services to make them successful,” said Kyle Buehner, CEO of NAVIS, in a statement. “The combination of our technologies and experts will make a huge positive impact for our hospitality clients as they focus

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