Monthly Archives: March 2019

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5 good reads: A look inside a historic day for KC and KCI

It’s no stretch to call the groundbreaking on a new Kansas City International Airport terminal a historic event. The construction itself will take about four years and bring a new front door to the city that will greet visitors, business travelers, con...

By | 2019-03-31T14:00:00+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Economics|

Milwaukee No.1 metro for highest paid physicians, group says. See how much they’re making: Slideshow

According to a report by California-based Doximity, a professional medical network with more than 1 million members, Milwaukee is the nation's highest-paying metropolitan area for all physicians, with average annual salaries of $395,363. Scroll through...

By | 2019-03-31T12:00:00+00:00 March 31st, 2019|Healthcare|

Hiring more women in NFL among issues discussed by league at Phoenix meetings

NFL owners, executives and coaches gathered in Phoenix recently for the annual league meeting to discuss league business and potential rule changes on and off the field. One of the discussions pertained to diversity in football operations and front of...

By | 2019-03-30T20:15:58+00:00 March 30th, 2019|Sports|

Merger of Valley firms shakes up local advertising industry

Two Valley advertising powerhouses are joining forces after Phoenix-based Riester said Friday it was buying Santy Integrated Inc. The combination will create the largest Valley agency in terms of billings and employment. Financial terms of the deal we...

By | 2019-03-30T20:00:00+00:00 March 30th, 2019|Media|

(Slideshow) Panel: Top 30 golf courses in North Carolina

With the weather finally beginning to steady itself into spring temperatures and the Masters tournament right around the corner, golf fever is beginning to tick up – whether you play the game or just occasionally watch.  For those looking to swing a f...

By | 2019-03-30T14:22:29+00:00 March 30th, 2019|Sports|

Hollywood talent agency Endeavor to file for IPO as it brawls with WGA

Hollywood talent agency Endeavor will issue an IPO later this year even in the midst of its fight with the Writers Guild of America (WGA). The Beverly Hills, California-based parent company of William Morris Endeavor (WME) and IMG will soon file the ...

By | 2019-03-29T23:48:24+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Media|

Businesses help robotics tournament build Hawaii’s workforce

Friends of Hawaii Robotics opened its 12th annual FIRST regional robotics competition on Friday, with about 1,000 high school students on 33 teams from Hawaii, China, Japan and Taiwan competing to have robots they built deliver cargo to a rocket in “de...

By | 2019-03-29T23:37:19+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Technology|

PSBJ Interview: Karen Lee helps people with troubled pasts rebuild lives

This winter, Pioneer Human Services CEO Karen Lee made an acquisition, hired a new CFO and launched a new construction business. Pioneer is also a little known player in the region's aerospace world: its Pioneer Industries unit made more than 2 million...

By | 2019-03-29T22:44:19+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

See where San Francisco’s highest-paid CEOs went to college

While colleges and universities may tout there business bona fides, where's the best place to go if you want to end up helming a company some day? Looking at the education and degrees of the highest-paid CEOs of public companies in San Francisco, it s...

By | 2019-03-29T21:52:14+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Education|

Sutter-Aetna venture brings Stanford into the fold

Sutter Health’s new health plan joint venture with Aetna Inc. is adding Stanford Health Care providers to its lineup. The Sutter Health | Aetna joint venture launched at the end of the third quarter last year to offer self-insured preferred provider o...

By | 2019-03-29T21:39:33+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Healthcare|