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This is what workers earn at some of Washington"s largest public companies

The connection between high salaries and STEM backgrounds is undeniable. Workers in science and tech fields are among the best compensated in Washington, according to a Business Journal analysis of financial filings by public companies. At $198,658.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2019

Kforce sells government solutions business for $115M; 500 employees expected to relocate to D.C. area

Kforce (NASDAQ: KFRC), one of the largest public companies in the Tampa Bay area, has sold its federal government solutions business in a $115 million stock purchase agreement with ManTech International Corp., a Washington-D.C. area advanced techno.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2019

Major Houston automotive co. acquires New Mexico"s only Lexus dealerships

Houston-based Group 1 Automotive Inc. (NYSE: GPI), one of the largest public companies in Houston, expanded its New Mexico footprint with the acquisition of New Mexico's only Lexus franchises. The two dealerships are Lexus of Albuquerque and Lexus .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 15 min. ago

Corporate holiday parties are back after #MeToo concerns

Seventy-six percent of companies — the largest share since 2016 — plan to throw parties this year, but workers aren't exactly thrilled to be celebrating the season with their colleagues and bosses......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 29th, 2019

Tupperware seeks fresh leadership amid declining sales

The financial struggles of one of Central Florida’s largest public companies led to its CEO stepping down......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2019

One Tampa Bay, corporate philanthropy, Tech Data

Tech Data Corp. in Clearwater is the Tampa Bay area's largest public companies and is committed to being a responsible corporate citizen......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2019

One Tampa Bay, corporate philanthropy, Raymond James Financial

Raymond James Financial Inc. in St. Petersburg, one of the Tampa Bay area's largest public companies, also has a large presence in the corporate philanthropy world......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2019

First Solar lays off Valley employees after closing business unit

First Solar is among the largest public companies in the state, with 6,400 employees and $2.24 billion in 2018 revenue......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2019

Greater Cincinnati public company CFO exits

The CFO of one of Greater Cincinnati’s largest public companies has stepped down. Workhorse Group Inc. (Nasdaq: WKHS) announced Tuesday that CFO Paul Gaitan had left his role immediately. It said the move “was not the result of any disagreement w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 13th, 2019

Breaking: Tupperware CEO steps down, interim CEO selected

The head of one of Central Florida’s largest public companies has stepped down.   Tricia Stitzel stepped down as CEO of Orlando-based Tupperware Brands Corp. (NYSE: TUP), effective immediately, the company announced Nov. 12.   The company’s .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2019

5 Public Companies That Don’t Do Drug Tests in 2019

Although there are much more than 5 public companies that don’t do drug test in 2019, people would be surprised that the largest and most popular.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyNov 8th, 2019

Japanese companies likely to spurn Saudi Aramco IPO: JXTG president

Japanese companies are unlikely to invest in Saudi Aramco's blockbuster initial public offering (IPO) because it is difficult to evaluate the value of the world's biggest oil company, the head of Japan's largest refiner said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2019

Public paychecks 2019: The highest-paid St. Louis labor union employees

Organizing labor can be a lucrative job. David Cook, president of the St. Louis region's largest local union, earned $180,795 in 2018. His organization, the United Food and Commercial Workers Local Union 655, had 9,792 members at the end of last .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2019

Alliant Energy putting its first community solar project in Fond du Lac County

Alliant Energy Corp., one of the largest public companies in Wisconsin, will locate its first community solar project in Fond du Lac County. The Madison-based utilities company said last week it will break ground on the project in 2020. "By buildin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 4th, 2019

Green Bay"s Schneider National misses analysts" projections for 3Q earnings

Trucking and logistics company Schneider National Inc., one of the largest public companies based in Wisconsin, reported revenue of $1.18 billion for its recent third quarter Thursday, missing analysts' projections by $40 million. The third quarter re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2019

Major communications infrastructure co. moves ahead on 13-story project in Houston

One of Houston’s largest public companies appears ready to begin construction on a new 13-story building along Interstate 10......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2019

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink says companies should go public sooner as the market rebels against the likes of Uber and WeWork

REUTERS/Ruben Sprich Companies should be going public sooner, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said on CNBC Tuesday.  The head of the largest asset manager said there was too much money being poured into private growth valuations, and now t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 15th, 2019

Student tracking, secret scores: How college admissions offices rank prospects before they apply

Records reviewed by The Washington Post show that at least 44 public and private universities in the United States work with outside consulting companies to collect and analyze data on prospective.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 14th, 2019

Yankees sweep Twins, earn shot at AL pennant

The public cost of coping with the opioid crisis in the U.S. “dwarfs” the combined resources of the companies sued for allegedly causing the epidemic, including OxyContin maker LP, a told a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 12th, 2019

Money Talks: These are Houston"s highest-paying public companies

It pays to work at many of the largest public companies based in the Houston area. For the second year in a row, public companies across the United States have had to reveal their median employee pay. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2019

Meet 40 CEOs of Oregon-connected firms who earn the most (and least) compared to employees

Wages are rising across many industries, yet CEO pay seems to be galloping away from the incremental advances of average employees. After a couple of years of large public companies being required to disclose the ratio of their CEOs' total to that of t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2019