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

Coronavirus has prompted these tech companies to ask employees to work from home

Some of Washington state’s largest employers are telling their workers to telecommute to minimize the spread of coronavirus, and the policy could soon extend to Silicon Valley......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 5th, 2020

The largest employers in the world

The most profitable or well-known companies do not always employ the most workers. Stacker dives into private and public organizations in health care, oil, tech, and other fields to find the largest employers in the world......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 13th, 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

This Cincinnati private company CEO made more than $11 million last year

The CEO of one of Cincinnati’s largest private companies got paid more than all but two locally based public company CEOs last year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

One of Tampa Bay’s largest public companies names interim CEO as it begins search for permanent replacement

The board of directors of 1347 Property Insurance Holdings Inc., a Tampa-based insurance company, has appointed Larry G. Swets Jr., current director of its board, as the company’s interim CEO, effective June 17. Swets replaces D. Kyle Cermin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Top of the List: N.C."s 100 Public Companies

This week, Triad Business Journal features the largest publicly-traded companies in North Carolina, ranked by market capitalization as of June 22, 2020. Information was obtained from Yahoo Finance and latest company filings. Here are the top fi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

Jabil to cut global workforce — including in St. Pete — by over 1,000 due to economic fallout of Covid-19

One of the region's largest public companies, Jabil said it would be cutting more than 100 positions in St. Petersburg......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2020

These Bay Area public companies saw revenue and profits soar (or crater) in 2019

Which Bay Area tech company saw profit jump 10,500% in 2019? We found out on our annual list of the 100 largest public companies in the region......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2020

"Your brand or business could get CRUSHED": Billionaire Mark Cuban warns bosses to pay workers fairly or risk public backlash

Ezra Shaw/Getty Companies should put a lid on executive pay or risk a massive backlash, Mark Cuban warned on Friday. "The public response to out of line or .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2020

Federal agency set to lay off nearly 1,000 KC-area workers

The Kansas City area's largest public-sector employer plans to reduce staffing at the National Benefits Center in Lee's Summit and Overland Park from about 1,000 employees to 181, The Kansas City Star reports. National Benefits Center, an agency op.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

Amazon"s Seattle campus now hosts the largest family shelter in Washington

The shelter opened as Amazon continues to face criticism that it and other tech companies have stoked Seattle housing costs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2020

Buffalo"s largest public companies continued growing in 2019

The top Buffalo-based publicly traded companies saw continued growth through 2019, according to their public filings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2020

Delisting Chinese Firms Gains Traction in Washington

The widening economic tussle between the U.S. and China now involves audits of public companies. A bill that easily passed in the U.S. Senate, and is now under consideration in the House, could.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 22nd, 2020

As Safe Harbor Deadline Approaches, Public Companies Still Reap PPP Rewards

As Safe Harbor Deadline Approaches, Public Companies Still Reap PPP Rewards WASHINGTON, D.C. – The latest Securities and Exchange Commission filings show 30 additional publicly... The post As Safe Harbor Deadline Approaches, Public Companies Still.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 13th, 2020

California is suing Uber and Lyft, accusing the ride-hailing companies of misclassifying their drivers (UBER, LYFT)

Megan Hernbroth/Business Insider California lawmakers filed a lawsuit against Uber and Lyft on Tuesday.  A consortium of city attorneys from the state's largest cities accused the firms of misclassifying their workers as contractors in .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 5th, 2020

With National Instruments employees returning to offices in China, CEO can see "other side" of pandemic

Eric Starkloff took over as CEO of one of Austin's largest public companies just a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2020

U.S. meat plants became covid-19 hot spots as worker illnesses spiked

Several big meat companies failed to provide masks to all workers, some of whom said they were told to keep working in crowded plants, according to 25 interviews and dozens of official documents reviewed by The Washington Post......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 26th, 2020

Top 10 largest public companies taking PPP loans

Here we take a look at the top ten largest public companies .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 23rd, 2020

The Moneyist: Cuomo orders New Yorkers to wear face masks in public settings — but will they really protect you from coronavirus?

The largest supermarket and food retail union in the U.S. have called on lawmakers to designate supermarket workers as ‘emergency personnel’ or ‘extended first responders.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2020

Truckers are terrified of catching coronavirus on the road

We contacted 11 of the largest public trucking companies to ask how they will help sick drivers. Few supplied concrete polices......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 7th, 2020