This Greater Cincinnati city is getting a whole new look The city of Newport just got a makeover.
While you might not notice as you walk the streets, the city has a new brand identity that launched this week.
The new logo, developed by Newport-based Think Shop, is at the center of the brand and employs a classic style with colored blocks that symbolize the many parts of a unified community.
“The objective of this project is to establish a brand identity for the city of Newport that unifies our leadership, businesses, residents and communities under…
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:23:29 +0000 After Hours sizzles in July Over 75 people joined the Dallas Business Journal for our monthly networking event, After Hours. The Sheraton Dallas Hotel, which is North Texas' largest hotel, hosted the July meetup. See photos from the night of dynamic networking in the gallery attached to this post.
If you're interested in attending next month's After Hours event in Irving, click here.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:16:39 +0000 Southwest Airlines' big glitch, Abbott's trouble with Alere: Top posts from July on the Chicago Business Journal It seems that Chicago Business Journal readers love Lewis Lazare's deeply-sourced reports about airlines, and in July, Lazare gave us important stories about Southwest Airlines as the carrier suffered through the effects of a major technical glitch. Among the most-viewed stories for July were Lazare's report on the plight of flight attendants and then, after the airline said the glitch had been resolved, his report on an internal memo from Southwest's (NYSE: LUV) senior vice president of air operations…
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:14:27 +0000 Want to be a vendor at the Schenectady casino? Here's what you need to know The Rivers Casino & Resort in Schenectady, New York, needs vendors.
If you're interested in becoming one of those vendors, the casino is hosting informational sessions over the next few months across the Capital Region.
Companies and individuals will get the chance to meet with representatives from the $330 million casino and learn about the necessary licensing for working with a casino in the state.
Each session will last between 90 and 120 minutes and will feature an Q&A portion. Click here…
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:13:08 +0000 Talend soars after topping targets in second Bay Area tech IPO of 2016 Big Data integration software company Talend on Thursday raised about $95 million in a closely watched IPO that is just the second one from a Bay Area tech company this year.
American Depositary Shares in the Redwood City company, which has roots in France, opened its first day of trading (NASDAQ:TLND) Friday up more than 50 percent.
The company late on Thursday priced 5.25 million shares at $18, above the target range of between $15 and $17 it set earlier this month. Underwriters have the option…
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:09:17 +0000 Peek inside WeWork's new Bay Area co-working space, opening next week It’s Wednesday afternoon and the sixth floor at 75 East Santa Clara St. in downtown San Jose is bustling with workers of every trade: People are installing furniture, finishing up electrical systems, painting walls, installing floors.
This is WeWork’s first location in Silicon Valley and the construction workers and WeWork’s crew has a mission: Get it all picture perfect in time for a grand opening ceremony in just six days.
Jon Slavet, WeWork’s West Coast general manager, says this is…
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:07:49 +0000 Oracle aims for the cloud with $9.3B NetSuite buy Oracle has agreed to buy cloud-based enterprise resource management software developer NetSuite for $9.3 billion, according to the Silicon Valley Business Journal.
The Redwood City, California, business software giant (NYSE:ORCL) said Thursday it will pay $109 in cash for each share of NetSuite (NYSE:N). That's about 19 percent above NetSuite's closing price on Wednesday of $91.57.
The deal is expected to close later this year, subject to regulatory and shareholder approval.
It's one of Oracle's…
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 17:04:34 +0000 Developer starts second huge FedEx building in Concord business park One FedEx building is completed and another is under construction in International Business Park in Concord.
SunCap Property Group has started construction on the second Federal Express Corp. building in the park along Interstate 85 in Cabarrus County. This one is 237,000 square feet and should be complete this time next year. One source says that facility will be a distribution center for the Memphis-based company.
Last year, SunCap completed a 330,000-square-foot FedEx (NYSE:FDX) building that…
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