Daily Archives: February 27, 2019

Relativity hires first CTO, announces plans to add 300 workers in 2019

Relativity, the Chicago tech company making legal software, is planning to hire 300 people this year, most of which will be placed at its local Loop headquarters. New hires will mainly be added to Relativity’s customer success, software development an...

By | 2019-02-27T22:42:42+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Technology|

3M opens new data science lab at Maplewood headquarters

3M officially threw open the doors to its Consumer Data Science and Merchandising Lab this week. The Star Tribune reports on the debut of the 25,000-square-foot lab, which includes offices as well as interactive spaces for customers. One of these labs...

By | 2019-02-27T21:07:26+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Rush Enterprises closes first international deal

Rush Enterprises Inc. entered the international marketplace this week when it bought a 50 percent stake in a joint venture in Canada. The San Antonio-based business can add 14 more commercial vehicle dealerships in Ontario to the more than 100 it owns...

By | 2019-02-27T21:05:12+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Health care is once again part of GE’s future, Culp tells investors

In his first annual letter to shareholders Tuesday, General Electric Co. CEO Larry Culp hammered home what was already becoming clear after Monday’s big biopharma deal: The health care business is a bigger part of GE’s future than it was just a few day...

By | 2019-02-27T10:29:50+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Healthcare|

UPMC to help build academic medical center in former Soviet republic

UPMC is working with a partner in Kazakhstan to help them build an academic medical center in the former Soviet republic. The Pittsburgh-based health system will announce Wednesday a multimillion-dollar extension of its previous agreement with Nazarba...

By | 2019-02-27T05:05:00+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Healthcare|

JBG Smith just issued its first financials since the HQ2 announcement. Here’s what Matt Kelly said.

JBG Smith Properties (NYSE: JBGS) has begun design and pre-development on the first installment of Amazon.com Inc.'s new headquarters buildings in Arlington County, with the aim of starting construction on HQ2's initial 2 million square feet of office ...

By | 2019-02-27T01:07:43+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Technology|