Daily Archives: October 30, 2018

Maryland to keep DJ Durkin; Wallace Loh to retire in June

The University of Maryland at College Park won't fire football coach DJ Durkin and Athletic Director Damon Evans following an investigation into the June death of offensive lineman Jordan McNair. But the university's president, Wallace Loh, will retir...

By | 2018-10-30T21:32:52+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Education|

Analysts think these Bay Area deals could follow Red Hat’s $34 billion sale to IBM

IBM Corp.'s $34 billion plan to buy Red Hat Inc. has spurred a wave of speculation on Wall Street about who else might be acquired, with a number of Bay Area tech companies highlighted in analyst reports. This comes as tech dealmaking picked up in the...

By | 2018-10-30T21:24:54+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Technology|

WCTC plans supply chain, customer service programs

Two proposed programs at Waukesha County Technical College aim to fill employer needs in the Milwaukee area.  The college wants to add an associate degree program focused on supply chain management, and a technical diploma for customer service special...

By | 2018-10-30T21:24:22+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Education|

University of Maryland to keep DJ Durkin; Wallace Loh to retire in June

University of Maryland, College Park won't fire football coach DJ Durkin and athletic director Damon Evans following an investigation into the June death of offensive lineman Jordan McNair. But the university's president, Wallace Loh said he's retirin...

By | 2018-10-30T21:22:49+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Sports|

Milwaukee Bucks seeking sponsors for arena Mezzanine Club, Panorama Club

Milwaukee Bucks president Peter Feigin has been saying for several months that the team is pursuing additional “founding partner” sponsors and a new story in Milwaukee Business Journal sister publication SportsBusiness Journal spells out details of wha...

By | 2018-10-30T20:55:02+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Sports|

GE’s new CEO made an Alex Cora comparison during his first earnings call

If a new manager can turn the Boston Red Sox into World Series champions in a year’s time, can a new chief executive turn around General Electric Co. using a similar approach? GE (NYSE: GE) CEO Larry Culp appears to believe so, based on a comment he ...

By | 2018-10-30T16:02:34+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Bank of America quietly raises visibility on LGBTQ issues with its LGBT-plus executive council

Bank of America has become more public about its LGBT+ Executive Leadership Council, signaling the idea could soon spread to other companies.

By | 2018-10-30T11:45:00+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Economics|

Allegheny General staff treated suspect like any other patient

When the accused Tree of Life mass murderer arrived late Saturday morning at Allegheny General Hospital, under arrest and with gunshot wounds from a confrontation with police, he was shouting anti-semitic slurs out of the ambulance. The trauma team — ...

By | 2018-10-30T11:41:44+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Healthcare|