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Petnow Unveils the World’s First ID App for Dogs and Cats



The dog identifying app, CES 2022 Best of Innovation Honoree, has made a return to CES

SEOUL, South Korea /PRNewswire/ — Petnow Inc. announced that it is presenting the world’s first cat biometric recognition service added to the Petnow app at CES 2023. The AI-driven app that automatically scans unique identifiers of dogs called “nose prints” has been honored with the Best of Innovation at CES 2022, and the company has attracted worldwide recognition and has been featured on BBC and CBS.

The Petnow app: the first app to identify dogs and cats with simple scans on your mobile phone.

Dr. Jesse Joonho Lim, the founder of Petnow Inc. said, “The company is adding cat biometric recognition to the current app to support the most raised pet animals around the globe, and the app will help more pet households reunite with their beloved pets in case they go missing. The Petnow app can solve the problems of the existing pet identification methods such as microchips, tags, and collars that are prone to damage or loss, and it is beginning to enter the U.S. market upon the exhibition at CES 2023.”

Dr. Ken Daehyun Pak, the co-founder of Petnow also quoted, “We have been hearing from customers domestically and internationally to add a cat identification function, and we are proud to announce the cat biometric recognition with 99% accuracy. We have cooperated with the largest Korean mobile carrier, SK Telecom, to introduce the dog version of ‘Amber Alert’ in South Korea, and we hope that we will provide more use cases for users.”

With the release of the app to the U.S. and South Korea, Jesse wished to highlight the following:

  • The Petnow app is provided for free of charge, and pet households with house cats and/or dogs can try the pain-free microchip alternative right now.
  • Petnow is looking for partnerships with pet related businesses and organizations, including but not limited to insurance companies, government departments, vet chains, and pet shelter networks.
  • The company has been selected as Google for Startups Accelerator cohort of this year, to further enhance the app and other capabilities.

SOURCE Petnow Inc.


Expo Contratista 2024: Atlanta, Georgia, Hosts Hispanic Construction Trade Show

Join Expo Contratista in Atlanta, Georgia, as it celebrates Hispanic contributions to the construction industry. A must-attend trade show for professionals nationwide.



In a momentous announcement, the National Hispanic Contractors Association’s Expo Contratista has revealed that Atlanta, Georgia, will serve as the host city for its highly anticipated event at the Cobb Galleria Centre on October 4-5, 2024. With Atlanta’s rising prominence in the construction industry, this decision reflects the city’s status as a hub for innovation, diversity, and economic growth.

Celebrating Hispanic Workforce Contributions:
Expo Contratista 2024 aims to be a significant platform for celebrating the flourishing growth of the Hispanic community within the construction sector. Recognizing the invaluable contributions of Hispanic professionals, this event acknowledges their pivotal role in shaping the industry’s future. As demographic trends point towards an increasing presence of Hispanic workers in construction, Expo Contratista is positioned to be at the forefront of this transformative wave.

Atlanta’s Construction Growth:
The selection of Atlanta as the host city is further reinforced by the city’s impressive construction growth. In the first half of 2023, commercial and multifamily construction starts in the Atlanta metropolitan area rose by 18%, reaching $5.4 billion. Although multifamily starts were down 23% from the previous year, commercial starts experienced a substantial 61% increase. Notable projects, such as the $500 million 1072 W Peachtree mixed-use building and the $245 million 1077 Juniper Apartments, highlight the city’s construction momentum.

Facilitating Connections and Collaboration:
According to Expo Contratista organizer Sergio Terreros, the event’s presence in Atlanta is crucial for actively fostering connections within the Hispanic construction industry. Atlanta’s notable achievements in both commercial and residential construction underscore the significant impact of the Hispanic community. Expo Contratista aims to facilitate meaningful connections between industry stakeholders, including reputable general contractors and construction suppliers, ensuring a collaborative and prosperous future for all.

Atlanta’s Strategic Location:
Situated as a major transportation and business hub, Atlanta’s strategic location makes it an ideal venue for Expo Contratista. The city’s accessibility and vibrant atmosphere create a conducive environment for industry professionals from across the nation to convene and engage in meaningful discussions about the future of construction. Atlanta’s reputation as a center for innovation and opportunity further solidifies its position as a prime location for this prestigious event.

Invitation to Construction Industry Stakeholders:
Expo Contratista 2024 extends a warm invitation to all stakeholders in the construction industry to participate in this landmark event. More than just a showcase of products, the Expo serves as a celebration of the people who build our communities and shape the future of construction. With networking opportunities, educational sessions, and collaborative platforms, Expo Contratista provides a space for professionals, businesses, and experts in the construction industry to connect, learn, and grow.

As Atlanta, Georgia, takes center stage as the host city for Expo Contratista 2024, the construction industry eagerly anticipates this prestigious event. Embracing the growth and influence of the Hispanic workforce, Expo Contratista aims to unite professionals, businesses, and experts in a celebration of their contributions. With Atlanta’s thriving construction industry and strategic location, Expo Contratista promises to be an event that advances collaboration, innovation, and diversity in the construction sector.

About National Hispanic Contractors Association

NAHICA offers workshops and training programs to help members improve their skills and stay ahead of the competition. Learn from the best in the industry and gain the knowledge and expertise you need to take your business to the next level.


Source: National Hispanic Contractors Association


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NEW YORK /PRNewswire/ — IMAX Corporation (NYSE: IMAX) today announced that the Company will participate in the 7th Annual Wells Fargo TMT Summit.

Event: Wells Fargo TMT Summit
Location: Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Fireside Date: Wednesday, November 29th
Virtual Fireside Chat Time: 11:00 a.m. PT
IMAX Executive: Rich Gelfond, CEO

In addition, IMAX will participate in one-on-one investor meetings at the conference where Rich will be joined by Natasha Fernandes, CFO, and Jennifer Horsley, Senior VP of IR.

A live webcast of the fireside chat will be made available on the IMAX investor relations website at investors.imax.com.

About IMAX Corporation 

IMAX, an innovator in entertainment technology, combines proprietary software, architecture, and equipment to create experiences that take you beyond the edge of your seat to a world you’ve never imagined. Top filmmakers and studios are utilizing IMAX systems to connect with audiences in extraordinary ways, and, as such, IMAX’s network is among the most important and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major event films around the globe.

IMAX is headquartered in New York, Toronto, and Los Angeles, with additional offices in London, Dublin, Tokyo, and Shanghai. As of September 30, 2023, there were 1,731 IMAX systems (1,651 commercial multiplexes, 12 commercial destinations, 68 institutional) operating in 87 countries and territories. Shares of IMAX China Holding, Inc., a subsidiary of IMAX Corporation, trade on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange under the stock code “1970.”

IMAX®, IMAX® Dome, IMAX® 3D, IMAX® 3D Dome, Experience It In IMAX®, The IMAX Experience®, An IMAX Experience®, An IMAX 3D Experience®, IMAX DMR®, DMR®, Filmed For IMAX™, IMAX LIVE™, IMAX Enhanced™, IMAX nXos®, and Films to the Fullest®, are trademarks and trade names of the Company or its subsidiaries that are registered or otherwise protected under laws of various jurisdictions. For more information, visit www.imax.com. You may also connect with IMAX on Instagram (www.instagram.com/imax), Facebook (www.facebook.com/imax), Twitter (www.twitter.com/imax), YouTube (www.youtube.com/imaxmovies) and LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com/imax). 

For additional information please contact:

Jennifer Horsley
[email protected]

SOURCE IMAX Corporation

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G FUEL is the Official Energy Drink of Anime NYC



G FUEL to Energize New York’s Premier Anime Convention and Offer Limited-Edition Anime Collectibles

NEW YORK /PRNewswire/ — Anime NYC today announced that G FUEL Energy is The Official Energy Drink Sponsor of Anime NYC 2023, taking place Nov. 17 through 19 at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Center.

G FUEL, which offers officially licensed zero-sugar energy drink products based on such iconic anime franchises as Dragon Ball ZNaruto ShippudenAttack on Titan, and Mobile Suit Gundam, will be on-site at Booth with limited-edition anime Shaker Cups and will help energize the show with product giveaways, photo ops and much more.

G FUEL is the Official Energy Drink of Anime NYC 2023.

“We’re always thrilled to welcome new sponsors into the fold that value our community as much as we do. G FUEL’s industry partnerships and line of anime-inspired products made them a perfect fit for us to welcome them as Anime NYC 2023’s official energy drink,” said Anime NYC Event Director MK Goodwin.

Anime NYC, powered by Crunchyroll and created by LeftField Media, celebrates the best in Japanese pop culture with three days of panels, exhibits, screenings, and appearances by some of Japan’s biggest animation and publishing luminaries today.

“Anime fans represent one of the most passionate fan communities in the world, so we’re excited to fuel that passion at Anime NYC as only G FUEL can,” said G FUEL Founder and CEO Cliff Morgan. “And with our expanding lineup of anime-inspired flavors – including DBZ Kamehameha, Naruto Shippuden Sage Mode, Gundam MS-M31-0N, and Attack on Titan Spinal Fluid – we’re looking forward to meeting new fans and introducing them to the Game-Changing Energy of G FUEL!”

G FUEL will also serve as the Official Energy Drink Sponsor of LeftField Media’s Anime Frontier, taking place Dec. 8 through 10 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Fort Worth, Texas.

To shop G FUEL’s anime collection and to learn more about the company’s exciting collabs, visit GFUEL.com. For more information on Anime NYC, visit animenyc.com.

About G FUEL

G FUEL provides fans with a game-changing, performance-driven alternative to standard energy drink products. With an ever-expanding, sugar-free product lineup that includes a powdered Energy Formulaready-to-drink cans, powdered Hydration Formula and Protein Puffs snacks, G FUEL has firmly established itself as a market leader in the energy drink industry.

 With more than 352,000 5-star Shopper Approved Ratings, a shipping network that spans over 125 countries, a nationwide retail campaign, and a global social media footprint of over 1 billion followers, G FUEL maintains the industry’s largest and most passionate community of fans, customers, content creators, and partners. Content creators and partners include the likes of NinjaNoisyButtersPewDiePie, Mikal Bridges, Michael Dickson, Activision Blizzard, SEGA of America, Capcom®, EA, Bethesda Game Studios, Warner Bros., VIZ Media, Crunchyroll, Toei Animation Inc., Rare Ltd., Disney, Sony Pictures, The Tetris Company and Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. 

Join the movement today at GFUEL.com and follow us on social media @GFuelEnergy.

About Anime NYC, Powered by Crunchyroll

Anime NYC powered by Crunchyroll is New York City’s anime convention! A showcase of the best of Japanese pop culture in the biggest city in America, Anime NYC brings anime fans and publishers together for three days of unique exhibits, exclusive screenings, extensive panels, and appearances by some of the biggest creators in Japan. The next event takes place November 17-19, 2023 in New York’s Javits Center, and we invite you to join over 60,000 fans for a celebration of Japanese animation, manga, cosplay, fashion, food, games, toys, and more in the heart of NYC! For more, visit animenyc.com.


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