Alphabet"s new CEO has a Pittsburgh connection

New Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai has a Pittsburgh connection — and it's a deep one. Pichai, the CEO of Google, was named CEO of parent Alphabet (Nasdaq: GOOG) on Tuesday afternoon with the announced departure of Alphabet CEO and co-founder Larry Pag.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 3rd, 2019

Exclusive: Catalyst Connection CEO discusses the state of local manufacturing industry

Petra Mitchell talks the state of manufacturing — and the need for more workers — in the Pittsburgh region......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

RE2 Robotics CEO named to board of directors

Jorgen Pedersen, CEO of RE2 Robotics, joined Catalyst Connection’s board of directors, according to a news release Tuesday. Pittsburgh-based Catalyst Connection, a manufacturing consulting firm, chose Pedersen for his 25 years of experience in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019

UPMC to open Family Care Connection Center in Penn Hills

UPMC is set to open its new UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Family Care Connection Center in Penn Hills. Slated to open on July 16, the new Family Care Connection Center will be located at 10 Duff Road in Penn Hills. In operation since 1989, t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2018

Eric Trump"s tweet vanishes after his attempt to spread Clinton-Epstein connection backfires

A controversial tweet from Eric Trump's Twitter account has disappeared. Trump previously tweeted out a picture of former President Bill Clinton, which also appeared to show Ghislaine Maxwell, the former .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 3rd, 2020

Were Hedge Funds Right About Piling Into Alphabet Inc (GOOGL)?

We are almost done with the second quarter. Investors decided to bet on the economic recovery and a stock market rebound. S&P 500 Index re.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyJul 3rd, 2020

Columbia Gas to pay $56M state penalty

Columbia Gas, the company that pleaded guilty in connection with the 2018 natural gas disaster in the Merrimack Valley, has agreed to pay $56 million and transfer its business in Massachusetts to Eversource by the time the cold weather returns......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2020

"Busiest July 15 we"ve ever had" — taxing time for CPAs

Different factors add to the workload, Pittsburgh accountants say......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

3CDC explains why matching gift cards are delayed

The Cincy Card Connection program pumped $650,000 into businesses in Cincinnati's urban core that were badly impacted by the coronavirus, but nearly two months after the second round closed, people have still to receive their matching gift cards......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

Greater Pittsburgh"s most expensive home sales in 2020 through May: Photos

In January, 10 million-dollar homes sold in the Pittsburgh region, the most recorded in the Business Times Leads section for the month. February was strong with another five high-end sales and March — despite the pandemic bringing much in-pers.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

CEOs of Alphabet, Amazon, Apple and Facebook to testify before Congress in late July: report

The chief executives of Google parent Alphabet Inc. , Inc. , Apple Inc. , and Facebook Inc. have agreed to testify before Congress on antitrust issues in late July, Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., chairman of the House .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 1st, 2020

Here"s what PNC plans to do with downtown Customer Care Center

PNC has tons of square footage available after Pittsburgh bank decided to let some 400 employees continue to work from home......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

How to clear the Bluetooth cache on your phone or tablet to fix issues with your connection

You can clear the Bluetooth cache on your smartphone or tablet to fix issues with your Bluetooth connection. On an iPhone or iPad, clear the Bluetoot.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 1st, 2020

Change at the top of Pittsburgh bank

New CEO at region's 19th-largest bank......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Alphabet"s Verily suspends bonuses to fund diversity programs, BI reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 1st, 2020

Pair of senior Zoox engineers jump to Waymo in wake of Amazon deal

Just days Inc. said it would buy Zoox Inc., a pair of the self-driving car startup's top engineers reportedly have taken jobs at Alphabet Inc.'s Waymo. The Information reported that James Philbin and Marc Wimmershoff — two of Fos.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Carnegie Museum workers formally announce plans to join United Steelworkers union

A group representing more than 500 workers from across four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh locations announced that they will be conducting an election to join the United Steelworkers union. According to a press release, the new union group, if .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

YouTube TV price hike underscores power of Netflix, analyst says

Bernstein analyst Todd Juenger said that Alphabet Inc.'s decision to raise its .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2020

Dick"s Sporting Goods to hire 100 employees for new Atlanta store

Dick’s Sporting Goods and Golf Galaxy are planning to open a new store near Atlanta. The Pittsburgh-based retailer, which is the parent company of Golf Galaxy, said the location will be at Cumberland Mall in Cobb County. Dick’s Sporting Goods In.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Google says it has acquired smart glasses maker North

Google parent Alphabet Inc. on Tuesday said it has agreed to .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 30th, 2020

Pittsburgh Works Together initiative outlines regional plan for post-pandemic recovery

The group isn't laying out projected job numbers yet that could be created because of their efforts but they believe it would "likely encourage a surge of new employment" for the region......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020