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West Coast startup execs converge on Sedona, creating a Covid-19 remote incubator

Owners and executives from severa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2020

Former Grommet execs launch marketplace for corporate virtual events

ReElivate Inc. bills itself as a marketplace aimed at a highly sought-after commodity during Covid times: corporate virtual events aimed at companies with remote workforces......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 23rd, 2020

Alaska Airlines will soon offer Covid-19 tests to Hawaii-bound fliers

Alaska Airlines said Wednesday it will partner with Carbon Health to offer passengers flying to Hawaii rapid Covid-19 testing inside pop-up clinics across the West Coast, starting next month in Seattle. The SeaTac-based airline is joining other car.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2020

Schneider International offers remote classes for driver instruction during COVID at West Memphis location

The COVID-19 pandemic forced a trucking company to make a U-turn in how it teaches classes for new truck drivers in West Memphis......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2020

West Allis startup creates virtual mall, same-day delivery for small businesses

A West Allis-based startup recently launched a platform they say will help small businesses sell and deliver their items during the Covid-19 pandemic. Dityer, a smartphone app created by Okayge Inc., serves as both a digital marketplace where sm.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2020

Register for a free virtual workshop providing tools for creating worker resiliency from the leaders behind Dell"s successful people and culture efforts

Insider Studios Disruptions from COVID-19 mean business leaders are more tuned in to the resiliency of their workers than ever before. Many remote work solutions were implemented .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 23rd, 2020

California just surpassed New York with the most confirmed coronavirus cases in the US

California has surpassed New York as the US state with the most confirmed cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. There are at least 409,231 confirmed cases in the West Coast state compared with New York's 408,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 22nd, 2020

Remote education startup TeleTeachers raises $2.7 million

As school districts around the country aim to educate students remotely throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, a new Chicago startup working to improve remote education for students with disabilities has raised a round of funding. TeleTeachers announ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2020

Milwaukee County creating small business grant program with Covid-19 funds

Milwaukee County is creating a $250,000 grant program to help small businesses recover from financial damage caused by Covid-19.  The program would be similar to those already announced for the city of Milwaukee and West Allis and, like tho.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2020

Small Business Profile: Dayton startup better off than most, but defense contract delays could hinder growth

As an essential business that was an early adopter of remote work, this Dayton company has been more adept at weathering the Covid-19 storm than many other local businesses. But that doesn't mean it is immune to issues caused by the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 6th, 2020

Albany startup"s Covid-19 testing device would deliver results in less than 15 minutes

A new startup housed at Albany Medical College's business incubator is developing a device that could provide test results for the new coronavirus in less than 15 minutes. The startup, FluroTest, is adapting existing technology with the goal of creatin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2020

3 crucial things managers must do to lead successful remote teams, especially during a crisis, according to 2 startup founders who"ve been doing it for years

djile/Shutterstock The COVID-19 outbreak has altered the way the world operates, including causing employees to work from h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

San Francisco "decluttering" startup has hiring plans for Tempe warehouse

Remoov is a tech-enabled company that helps people dispose of items they want to sell, donate or just get rid of. The West Coast company's CEO spoke to the Business Journal about why he decided to set up shop in the Valley......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 29th, 2020

West Coast freight logistics startup launches with Valley operations

FreightWeb had its origins in 2019 but has come out of stealth mode after raising a $3 million seed funding round......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2020

Center City behavioral health startup lands $7.5M in Series A round

Center City startup NeuroFlow raised a $7.5 million Series A round from a mix of local and West Coast, as the company aims to expand both its team and its behavioral health platform. The funding, led by San Francisco-based firm VC Builders, brings N.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 16th, 2019

Cramer"s Exec Cut: West Coast Roundup

Jim Cramer gets a fresh take on major headlines from the execs of Twitter, United Airlines, RH and Airbnb......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyNov 22nd, 2019

A startup in the West Coast scooter sharing craze is already worth $1 billion — here"s what it"s like to ride a Bird scooter

Bird app screenshot and Kaylee Fagan/Business Insider Electric scooter startup Bird is riding high these days. On Tuesday, Bloomberg reported that Bird is raising $150 m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 30th, 2018

A startup in the West Coast scooter-sharing craze has squeezed $335 million in funding — here"s why one VC is betting Lime could be the next Uber

Scooter startup Lime is raising $335 million. The startup is also partnering with Uber, who also invested, which will allow Uber to introduce scooter rentals in its app. We.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2018

Pandora Media lands at Midtown"s Campanile tower

The move follows the online music streaming company’s announcement in January that it would shift operations from its West Coast headquarters to Atlanta, creating about $45 million in savings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2018

Pandora Media lands Southeast HQ in Atlanta

The move follows the online music streaming company’s announcement in January that it would shift operations from its West Coast headquarters to Atlanta, creating about $45 million in savings......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 27th, 2018

Australian firefighters called in to battle US West Coast wildfires were shot at by hunters

REUTERS/Jason Redmond Two Australian firefighters and two US Forest Service officers were shot at while they were battling a fire last month in the remote White Pass ski are.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 11th, 2018