NJCAA to create esports national championships

The governing body for junior colleges is working on an esports national championship, plus run-up events, for its two-year schools......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2019

Exclusive: In U-turn, Ford ditches plan to unify China sales system after partners push back

Ford Motor Co has scrapped a plan to create a unified national sales company for China that stoked mistrust of the automaker at its joint venture partners and contributed to a spectacular collapse in sales in the world's biggest car market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 4th, 2019

Children’s National-HSC merger gets regulatory green light

Children’s National Health System and HSC Health Care System have earned regulatory approval for a deal to combine.  The agreement, intended to create a system for children with rare and complex health conditions, now has the green light from the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2019

Arizona Coyotes look to esports to widen fan reach

For the second year in a row, the Arizona Coyotes are holding an esports event in an effort to increase fandom and connections with local college hockey teams and video game lovers. On Sept. 9, the National Hockey League team will host an EA Spor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 1st, 2019

Chewy, co-headquartered in Boston, adding 150 jobs in Kentucky with $4.5M investment

Chewy Inc., co-headquartered in Boston and Florida, is expanding its national footprint about a year after announcing plans to add 300 jobs in Kentucky. The online pet supplies retailer (NYSE: CHWY) intends to invest $4.5 million and create 150 jobs in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2019

Former Seahawk Doug Baldwin teams with Renton to create family community center

Doug Baldwin, who helped bring two NFC championships and a Lombardi Trophy to Seattle, is about to score a touchdown with a community project he has spearheaded to lift a high-poverty area in south Renton. Named the Family First Community Center,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 26th, 2019

National insurer leases Valley space for claims processing, training centers

Progressive Corp. has signed two new leases in Gilbert to create a claim processing center and a training facility in the East Valley. Ohio-based Progressive will occupy 25,193 square feet at the Reserve at San Tan, located at 339 E. Germann Road f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2019

Louisville"s Thrive Center forges alliance with national innovation group

Two Louisville-based health care entrepreneur support groups have formed an alliance to create a pathway for innovations to enter the aging-care market. The Thrive Center Inc. and Innovators Alliance revealed Tuesday that the two organizations wi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2019

Napa Valley estate of late Kansas City Chiefs owner hits market for $19.95 million

The sprawling Napa Valley ranch home built by the man who helped create the modern National Football League just hit the market yesterday for the first time ever. Listed for $19.95 million, the 40-acre vineyard ranch of the late Lamar Hunt and hi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

What Will The E-Verify Program Be Used To Surveil Next?

Authored by David Bier via, E-Verify is the federal government’s attempt to create an electronic national identification system. It is capable of checking government databases to verify inform.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 8th, 2019

Why Europe Wants to Pump Up Companies to Make ‘National Champions’

“National champions” are back in fashion, particularly in Europe. The term is code for government support for home-grown corporate powerhouses as a way to give them an edge over outside competitors and create jobs, drive exports and fuel econom.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 7th, 2019

From Deutsche Bank to Renault, Why National Champions Are Back in Vogue

“National champions” are back in fashion, particularly in Europe. The term is code for government support for home-grown corporate powerhouses as a way to give them an edge over outside competitors and create jobs, drive exports and fuel econom.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 7th, 2019

China"s Foreign Ministry Responds To US Tariffs

China's foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Wednesday he hoped the U.S. would stop using national security as a pretext and create a "fair environment" for Chinese companies, according to a Reuters report. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 15th, 2019

Exclusive: Robinhood seeks regulatory approval to create a national bank

Robinhood had to backtrack last year on plans to offer checking and savings accounts — but not before 850,000 potential customers said they were interested......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2019

MyCinema brings esports to theaters — where moviegoers can play

The vision for RacerXClub is a network of movie theater-sponsored esports teams that compete against each other in regional and national league competitions......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019

NFL taps Verizon to create 5G services for football fans

5G, the much-hyped wireless service that’s meant to fuel space-age technologies, has a new proving ground: the National Football League. Verizon Communications Inc. is working with the NFL to create... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 28th, 2019

Fidelity National Information Services buying Worldpay to create global payments giant

Worldpay, formerly known as Vantiv, has agreed to sell to Fidelity National Information Services Inc. in a deal worth abou.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 18th, 2019

Esports v Sports – Is The Future Of Sport Online?

A recent downturn in the viewership of major sporting championships such as the NFL, Premier League and the Winter Olympics has shown that the popularity of traditional sports may be on the decline. In fact, a.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 20th, 2018

Which baseball team has the most loyal fans? Here"s how the Cardinals stack up

With 10 consecutive winning seasons, loyalty from fans hasn't been too hard to maintain for the St. Louis Cardinals. As division titles, National League pennants and World Series championships have accumulated, St. Louis fans have continued packin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

8 Ivy League Colleges Join Together to Form Ivy Esports Conference

One goal is to create a model that avoids the restrictions that the NCAA has related to amateur status......»»

Category: topSource: incApr 11th, 2018

2018 Best Green Project: Luxury apartments near SunRail create modern living on old lumber yard site

This new complex boasts upscale living plus National Green Building Standard silver level certification......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018