By Darren Smith, Weekend Contributor “I don’t think there’s a lack of supply in Washington State.”—Rick Garza, Director, Washington Liquor Control Board. Marijuana Retails in Washington ran out of their cash crop after three days of sales. A few were never provided a supply before their grand opening. The Liquor Control Board blames licensees for […]
Teya Ryan (President & Executive Director, GPB) to the left. Mikey McDougald (Chariman of the Board, GPB) to the right. And they are coming at you WRAS/GSU kids with some wow kinda “significantly different” news programming products you young people can get all up in. Like that three helpings of Bill Nigut programming product on WRAS […]
Director Breck Eisner's upcoming supernatural actioner, The Last Witch Hunter has found another lead in "Game of Thrones" star Rose Leslie. The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Leslie, best known for playing Ygritte on the HBO series, will star opposite Vin Diesel in the big screen feature.
Members of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) have elected four new officers to serve on its Board of Directors and three members to serve on the Nominating Committee.
The board of directors of Aker Solutions ASA has in accordance with the strategy disclosed April 30 resolved to propose to the company's shareholders that Aker Solutions be split into two companies.
The C-TRAN Board of Directors has approved funding for the Fourth Plain Bus Rapid Transit Project.
Here we have two companies that are constantly in the news about new products, acquisitions, or rumors. One other topic investors should be looking at is governance policies related to the board of directors.
With all of the talk about the need for good trustees, there are a number of excellent reasons to NOT sit on a particular board of directors. Gene Takagi lists a dozen.
Email marketing company PulseConnect is getting a new name, PostUp, while at the same time reconnecting with its roots — specifically with founder Joshua Baer, who’s joining PostUp’s board of directors. The company has a rather convoluted history. Show More Summary
While it hasn't been confirmed, The Tracking Board is reporting that Gus Van Sant has been chosen to direct the live-action U.S. adaptation of the hit anime/manga Death Note, stepping in after previously named director Shane Black left for the new Predator movie. Read more...
The deal with investment firm Standard General includes a shakeup of the beleaguered retailer's board of directors
American Apparel has struck a takeover agreement with hedge fund Standard General in a deal that will remove founder Dov Charney and four other members of the clothing company's board of directors. However, Charney is not completely done at the retailer. Show More Summary
Zynga is announcing a new addition to its board of directors — Regina E. Dugan, vice president of engineering and head of the Advanced Technology and Projects group at Google. In a memo sent to the company’s employees, CEO Don Mattrick said Dugan will be “a true catalyst for creative thinking at Zynga.” As highlighted at the recent Google I/O developer conference… Read More
According to The Tracking Board, the long gestating US adaptation of the popular Japanese manga Death Note may be getting new director. Shane Black (Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang, Iron Man 3) had been attached to direct for the last couple years, but now that he is working on the Predator r eboot sequel it appears he has had to drop out. Show More Summary
Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (HCSG) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 08, 2014 08:30 am ET Executives Daniel McCartney - Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer Ted Wahl - President, Chief Operating Officer, Director Matt McKee - Vice President Analysts Sean Dodge - Jefferies Sean Hakimi - RBC Capital Markets A.J. Show More Summary
Former dean of the Stanford University School of Medicine and pediatric cancer care pioneer, Philip A. Pizzo, MD, joins the Board of Directors of the Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research. Pizzo is a prominent member of the cancer research...Show More Summary
Tony White, author and chair of the board of directors ofResonance104.4fm, London’s award-winning arts radio station, today confirmed a sustained commitment to regular books programming across the Resonance104.4fm schedules, in advance of Resonance’s special live broadcast of Jerwood Fiction Uncovered FM on 13 July.
It’s common to hear that the strongest determining factor in a startup’s success is its team. But it’s more than the founders and early employees that can shape a startup’s trajectory. Investors, advisors, and board members too can play...Show More Summary
AACN Certification Corporation announces its leadership for fiscal year 2015, with terms effective July 1, 2014. Mary Frances Pate, from the University of Portland School of Nursing in Oregon, leads the board as chair.
In a newly amended filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Longview Asset Management, managed by James A. Star, has disclosed a letter sent to the board of directors of PetSmart Inc. (NASDAQ:PETM). Longview is asking the board to consider exploring a sale of the company. According to the filing, Longview upped its stake […]