Daily Archives: April 9, 2019

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative awards $6.9M to bring UMBC program to University of California

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative has awarded $6.9 million to support a partnership between the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and the University of California that seeks to improve diversity in STEM. The grant will allow UC San Diego and UC Be...

By | 2019-04-09T22:00:00+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Education|

These 10 VC-backed companies scored the biggest Bay Area exits in Q1

First quarters are often slow times for initial public offerings and acquisitions, but this year's was hampered even further by the longest federal government shutdown in U.S. history, a hiatus that delayed regulatory action on deals. The number of Ba...

By | 2019-04-09T21:49:13+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Technology|

Former Accenture Federal exec to lead Guidehouse’s aerospace & defense

Public sector consulting firm Guidehouse LLP has continued to grow its executive leadership a little less than a year since its formation, snagging former Accenture Federal Chief Operating Officer Ed Meehan to head its aerospace & defense practice. Me...

By | 2019-04-09T21:28:45+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Technology|

Time running out to vote on 2019 SABJ Fiesta Medal Contest

The deadline to cast your votes for the San Antonio Business Journal's 2019 Fiesta Medal Contest is 9 a.m. April 10. The San Antonio Business Journal will recognize the winners of its third annual contest in its April 12 issue, and it needs your help ...

By | 2019-04-09T20:45:01+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Media|

Boeing supplier Cadence Aerospace picks new Washington controller

Cadence Aerospace, a Boeing and Airbus supplier and maker of components for defense customers, has named Jacob Haynes as group controller of its Washington operations. Haynes joined Cadence in 2017 as the controller for its Cadence Aerospace Precision...

By | 2019-04-09T19:52:27+00:00 April 9th, 2019|Budget and Tax|