CFO of the Year: Chris Rosbrook"s tech, banking work prepared him for MapAnything

Chris Rosbrook was CFO of MapAnything Inc......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

This CEO expects to hit $12M in revenue this year. Here"s how.

It's not an easy task for someone younger than 40 to lead a tech-focused defense contracting firm to fast growth — but it's all in a day's work for this guy. Here's more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 10th, 2019

Profile: Courtside Ventures’ Deepen Parikh bets on sports tech

Deepen Parikh knew he struck gold early in the first year of Courtside Ventures’ existence when his parents kept reminding him: “You’re so lucky to work in the field you’ve been in love with all your life.” Parikh, along with powerful backe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2018

Here are the 26 top tech CEOs of 2018, according to the employees who work for them (AAPL, FB, GOOGL, MSFT)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Despite a scandal-ridden year in Silicon Valley, there are still some tech workers who lo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 24th, 2018

Top execs in banking, retail, and tech are saying they don"t practice work-life balance — because they found something better

JP Morgan Chase JPMorgan Chase CMO Kristin Lemkau told Business Insider that, like Jeff Bezos, she values work-life integration over work-life balance. For example, while she's a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 30th, 2018

See how much tech executive salaries differ in the Bay Area depending on a company"s size

It pays to work in big tech in the Bay Area. People in executive roles can make an average of $47,322 more each year at a large Bay Area tech company with more than 5,000 employees than at a company with 500 employees or less, according to an analy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Who are the highest-paid CFOs in the Bay Area?

It pays to work with money, and chief financial officers at the top of the Bay Area's biggest tech companies are no exception. The top 25 highest paid CFOs make more than $250 million in compensation each year combined. The data comes from a survey.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Local Walmart employees train for Black Friday with virtual reality

Employees at local Walmart stores prepared for Black Friday shoppers this year with high-tech tools.  The retail chain deployed virtual reality technology to help associates prepare for the rush. Tiffany Wilson, Walmart’s director of communicatio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 22nd, 2018

A coincidence that could be big for Birmingham

The coincidence is pretty remarkable. I started at Georgetown for my MBA during my last year working for Sen. Richard Shelby on the Senate Banking Committee in Congress. As an evening student, putting in a long day at work and a three-hour class at ni.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2018

Digital newcomers out to disrupt South African banking

Armed with low-cost operating models, three South African digital banks are betting on aggressive pricing and data analytics to attract tech-savvy, price-conscious consumers when they launch next year in a rare challenge to the old guard......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 4th, 2018

These Bay Area companies made Glassdoor"s 2019 Best Places to Work

The Bay Area's biggest tech giants didn't quite have enough workplace sizzle this year to beat out In-N-Out on Glassdoor's 2019 ranking of the Best Places to Work. Mill Valley-based Glassdoor, one of the largest job and recruiting sites worldwide, re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2018

Deal of the Week: $10M lease lays foundation for homegrown tech firm"s growth

In this Deal of the Week, a nearly 30-year-old homegrown company makes a big move without a lot of fanfare or flash. You probably wouldn't have heard about it without technology reporter Collin Krabbe's work. And that's what we're here for......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 27th, 2018

39-year-old retired millionaire: Budgets don"t work, so do this instead

Chris Reining quit his IT job at age 37 with more than $1 million in the bank by saving and investing more than half his income. But achieving such a high savings rate didn't mean he budgeted......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 27th, 2018

Stocks eke out small gains as investors prep for busy week of earnings

Stocks logged small gains Monday, buoyed by tech shares, as investors prepared for a busy week that will see more than 140 S&P 500 companies and a third of Dow Jones Industrial Aver.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch5 hr. 12 min. ago

Two Tampa Bay area companies land on Fortune Global 500 list

Two of the Tampa Bay area’s largest companies have landed on the annual Fortune Global 500 list. Clearwater-based Tech Data (NASDAQ: TECD) ranked No. 330 on the list with $38 billion in revenue, an increase of 1.3 percent over last year, $13 bil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals9 hr. 12 min. ago

Atlanta accountants embrace tech tools in their future

The Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants holds approximately 20 conferences each year, all of which include at least one course relating to technology......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 21st, 2019

Suspect In Deadly Japan Arson Said Studio Plagiarized His Work

A 41-year-old man arrested on suspicion of Japan's worst mass killing in nearly 20 years told police that the Kyoto Animation studio had plagiarized his work, according to CNN. Police identified the man as Shinji Aoba during a F.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 21st, 2019

Tech Stocks Continue To Dominate This Year"s U.S. Market Rally

Tech Stocks Continue To Dominate This Year"s U.S. Market Rally.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 21st, 2019

Editorial: A new era for EQT holds promise

Following a proxy battle that lasted nearly a year, the Rice team has prevailed in taking over EQT by ousting the old board and installing their own. Gone too is EQT’s CEO, replaced by Toby Rice. Now the really hard work begins......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2019

50 years after the Moon landing, NASA was responsible for developing these common consumer products

NASA’s work generates approximately 1,800 inventions a year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 18th, 2019

Castellani exhibit will spotlight the work of women artists from WNY

The exhibit, “20/20 Vision: Women Artists in Western New York” will shine a spotlight on women artists from throughout the region, coinciding with the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment next year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2019