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Reputation Institute Accelerates its Digital Transformation with Addition of Mark Haseltine as Chief Product and Technology Officer

Catalyst-backed Reputation Institute appointed digital transformation expert Mark Haseltine as the company’s chief product and technology officer. In his new role, Haseltine is responsible for product development and technology innovation at Reputation Institute – a globally renowned data and insights company and market leader in reputation intelligence.

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BrightFarms Recognized by Walmart with Produce Innovation Award

Catalyst-backed BrightFarms, the leading supplier of locally grown salads for supermarkets, was recently awarded the Innovation Award (Produce) at Walmart’s 2019 Supplier Growth Forum. The award follows a successful launch of BrightFarms salads in Walmart stores in Ohio.

BrightFarms produce reaches Walmart stores within 24 hours of harvest, providing consumers with a fresher product that’s grown indoors and without the use of pesticides. BrightFarms salads have quickly become a household favorite among consumers searching for more locally grown options.


Auto Tech Market Overview

By Kirk Mahoney

The automotive industry stands at an inflection point. Decades of progress across safety, connectivity and performance have led to a drastic change in the vehicles on the road and for sale today. In addition, several colossal technology-driven changes are on the near horizon, which will in turn lead to even more drastic changes for the industry.