Daily Archives: November 15, 2018

University of Hawaii appoints new CEO of UH Foundation

The University of Hawaii appointed Tim Dolan as the new CEO of the UH Foundation, replacing Donna Vuchinich, who announced in March that she plans to retire. The school said it selected Dolan following an international search and added he will start t...

By | 2018-11-15T23:41:15+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

University of Houston board picks site for new med school, sets tuition and fee rates

The new University of Houston College of Medicine’s future building will be located at the main UH campus. The UH System Board of Regents selected the site at a Nov. 15 meeting where a tract in the Texas Medical Center was also presented as a potentia...

By | 2018-11-15T23:03:58+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Bardavon Health lands millions to fund nationwide expansion

Bardavon Health Innovations LLC said Thursday that it has raised $15 million to fund a nationwide expansion. The Overland Park-based health data company said that NewRoad Capital Partners led the new financing round. Bardavon will use the money to exp...

By | 2018-11-15T22:38:56+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Who’s going to buy the 22 Fox Sports regional sports networks?

Fox Sports and NBC Sports — two of the companies that were considered the most likely bidders for all or part of the 22 Fox Sports regional sports networks (RSNs) being sold — did not submit bids last week when they were due. As part of the deal to bu...

By | 2018-11-15T18:51:57+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Q&A: On Location Experiences CEO John Collins on Super Bowl hospitality

The Business Journals Content Studio caught up with John Collins, CEO of On Location Experiences, to talk about the upcoming Super Bowl in Atlanta. On Location Experiences is the official event and hospitality partner of the NFL and is the exclusive p...

By | 2018-11-15T18:39:32+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Netflix testing cheap, mobile-only subscription tier

News broke earlier this week that Netflix Inc. will test lower prices for the service in some markets. Now we know what that might look like. The streaming giant is now offering a mobile-only plan for about $4 per month. One catch: The dirt-cheap tie...

By | 2018-11-15T17:58:28+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Spectrum Brands selling auto care business to Energizer in $1.25B deal, will keep appliances business

Spectrum Brands Holdings Inc. said Thursday it has agreed to sell its global auto care business, which it previously had decided to keep, and retain the small appliances business that it had considered selling. Middleton-based Spectrum (NYSE: SPB), wh...

By | 2018-11-15T16:07:23+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Oregon economists warn of a rougher road ahead

Oregon's economic party may be coming to an end. As the Oregonian reports, yesterday's state revenue forecast indicates that economists expect "a considerable slowdown" over the next two years. The forecast gauges how much money will flow into the sta...

By | 2018-11-15T14:29:19+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|

USA Technologies plan to regain listing compliance accepted by Nasdaq

Payment solutions provider USA Technologies said that the Nasdaq Stock Market has accepted the company’s plan to regain compliance with the listing rule that will allow its stock to continue trading on the market.  On Oct. 2, Malvern-based USAT (NASDA...

By | 2018-11-15T13:30:29+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|