Greater Philadelphia to hit population milestone in 2017

Twenty-five of the nation’s major regions, including metro Atlanta, are expected to reach population milestones in 2017, based on new estimates by Philadelphia Business Journal parent company American City Business Journals. A milestone is defined a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2017

NEWLY UPDATED FOR 2017: The richest ZIP codes in Greater Philadelphia

NEWLY UPDATED FOR 2017: The richest ZIP codes in Greater Philadelphia.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2017

After Hours: Unity Ball 2017

Guests mingled and danced at the Unity Ball 2017, held April 20 at the Hyatt Regency Sacramento. The event celebrates the accomplishments of the Greater Sacramento Urban League. This year's honorary event chairmen were Sacramento Mayor Darrell Stei.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2017

Starbucks barista has meltdown over unicorn frappuccino - KOMO News

KOMO NewsStarbucks barista has meltdown over unicorn frappuccinoKOMO NewsA Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino drink sits on display, Thursday, April 20, 2017, in Philadelphia. Starbucks' entry into the unicorn food craze was release.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 20th, 2017

Earth Day 2017: Population is the Problem

A devastating oil spill off the coast of Santa Barbara inspired Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson to create the first Earth Day in 1970. Twenty million Americans participated in events as Nelson and other cons.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 20th, 2017

Here’s the full Taste of Cincinnati 2017 lineup

There are 14 new participants in the 2017 edition of Taste of Cincinnati. That makes up 25 percent of the food festival that serves as Greater Cincinnati’s unofficial summer kickoff over Memorial Day weekend. Taste of Cincinnati will feature 34 res.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2017

Pennsylvania-based teen retailer shutting down 400 stores

Western, Pa.-based retailer rue21 announced over the weekend that it will close 400 stores, including a number of them in the Greater Philadelphia region. The teen-focused clothing store has about a dozen stores in southeastern Pennsylvania and S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2017

A photographic look at the Faces of Philanthropy

Last week the Philadelphia Business Journal honored the partnerships between for-profit companies and nonprofit organizations that make up our 2017 list of Faces of Philanthropy. The event took place at the Ballroom at the Ben.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2017

Milwaukee-area home sales and prices up in first quarter, listings flat

Metro Milwaukee closed out the first quarter of 2017 with a 3.9 percent increase in home sales compared with the same period of last year, but a lack of inventory on the market continues to be a concern. The Greater Milwaukee Association of Realto.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2017

Thomson Reuters Drives Greater Accessibility To Quantitative Analysis For Buy-Side with Launch Of QA Point Powered By Elsen

Cloud-based QA Point enables portfolio managers to quickly add backtest analytics into fund management NEW YORK, April 11, 2017 – Thomson Reuters has launched QA Point, .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 11th, 2017

Will Single Buyers Capture a Greater Share of 2017 Home Sales?

According to data from the National Association of REALTORS®, the share of single buyers was on the decline from 2011 to 2015, as there was more competition in the market from investment and vaca.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaApr 10th, 2017

Fintech: Revolution or Evolution?

Fintech: Revolution or Evolution? Patrick T. Harker, President and Chief Executive Officer Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia April 3, 2017     Good afternoon. It’s.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureApr 6th, 2017

gr8 People Completes First Quarter with Over 450% Sales Growth

PHILADELPHIA, April 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- gr8 People Inc., a leader in enter.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaApr 4th, 2017

Family of Five Reaches Milestone Goal of Providing 1 Million Meals

TORONTO, Ontario- April 4th, 2017- Today, cuddle+kind is excited to announce that they have donated 1 million meals to children in .....»»

Category: analysisSource: profitconfidentialApr 4th, 2017

Triad chamber CEO to retire Dec. 31

Gayle Anderson, president and CEO of the Greater Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce, announced Friday that she plans to retire Dec. 31, 2017, after 28 years with the organization. Anderson, 66, first joined the chamber as executive vice president in 19.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 31st, 2017

NEW RANKING: Best high schools in Greater Philadelphia by SAT scores

Earlier in March, the Philadelphia Business Journal ranked the top 50 high schools in Pennsy.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 31st, 2017

Red Hat crosses $3B bookings milestone

A "record-setting" fiscal 2017 had execs at Raleigh-based Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) buzzing late Monday. CEO Jim Whitehurst says Red Hat is "really starting to see traction," with more than 500 OpenStack customers. There’s a need for a vendor to step up .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2017

Which counties are leading Greater Cincinnati’s growth?

Greater Cincinnati grew by 9,747 people over the last year, with Warren and Boone counties driving the population increase, while growth in Hamilton County continues to slow, according to U.S. Census Bureau data released on Monday. A 15-county metropo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2017

Quaker Steak & Lube plans expansion into Philadelphia

Greater Philadelphia's appeal to restaurant franchises with nationwide pull continues to surge. The market is adding another potential restaurant chain to its long list of suitors: Westlake, Ohio-based Quaker Steak & Lube. Founded 40 years ago in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2017

Motor-themed restaurant chain wants to bring "best wings" to Philadelphia market

Greater Philadelphia's appeal to restaurant franchises with nationwide pull continues to surge. The market is adding another potential restaurant chain to its long list of suitors: Sharon, Pa.-based Quaker Steak & Lube. Founded 40 years ago, the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2017

Columbus Auto Show showcasing industry"s newest models this weekend

Test drives, electric cars and the newest and shiniest vehicles the auto industry is offering are on display in Columbus this weekend. The 2017 Columbus International Auto Show runs through Sunday at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. In addit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017