Daily Archives: December 11, 2018

Cardinals’ former female coach finds new role with Atlanta football team

A former Arizona Cardinals coach who was the first female coach in the National Football League has joined a new football team in Atlanta. The Atlanta Legends said Tuesday it added Jen Welter along with two other new coaches. Welter served as a lineba...

By | 2018-12-11T23:19:38+00:00 December 11th, 2018|Sports|

Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan, market president Charles Bowman on what’s next in 2019

Chief Executive Brian Moynihan paid a visit to the Queen City for the Charlotte Regional Business Alliance's economic outlook conference on Monday. Moynihan and Charlotte market president Charles Bowman sat down with CBJ to discuss plans for BofA's fut...

By | 2018-12-11T22:13:25+00:00 December 11th, 2018|Economics|

GMU expanding Arlington campus (thanks, Amazon HQ2)

George Mason University has big plans for Arlington. The Fairfax County university, which runs an Arlington campus near the Virginia Square Metro station, is developing new initiatives to help meet employment demand at Amazon.com Inc.'s future Norther...

By | 2018-12-11T19:57:19+00:00 December 11th, 2018|Education|

Chicago eye care startup Opternative changes name

Chicago eye care company Opternative is rebranding itself and changing its name as it aims to better convey its business-to-business offerings to the optometry and eyewear industries. The company, which now goes by Visibly, announced the change Tuesda...

By | 2018-12-11T19:06:15+00:00 December 11th, 2018|Healthcare|

IBM exec: Why buying Red Hat is better than partnership

As IBM moves forward with its $34 billion deal to buy Red Hat, its executives continue to defend the acquisition. The deal, announced in October, brings together two of the Triangle’s biggest employers – IBM, which has one of the largest footprints in...

By | 2018-12-11T16:12:40+00:00 December 11th, 2018|Technology|