How Audi Field"s green initiatives will affect the fan"s experience

D.C. United is going green with Audi Field. The Major League Soccer franchise has earned LEED Gold certification for the 20,000-seat, $500 million stadium, scheduled to host its first game on Saturday, and has partnered with Recycle Track Systems and N.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Report: D.C. United in talks with Amazon, others for jersey sponsorship

D.C. United, buoyed by its new Audi Field and the club’s resurgent play with superstar Wayne Rooney in the fold, is in talks with some of the world’s largest corporations to be the Major League Soccer franchise’s next jersey sponsor, accordi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 18th, 2018

Sports venues reach outside their walls

Some of the smartest gamesmanship is taking place off the field, as professional and collegiate sports organizations aim to expand the fan experience. Little Caesars Arena, a multipurpose venue shared by the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings and NBA’s Detroit .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkOct 12th, 2018

Battle lines taking shape in Calif. legal fight with Trump administration over net neutrality

It’s the first net neutrality case to involve the Justice Department directly, and the outcome could affect not just how consumers experience the Web in the Golden State but also potentially across the entire nation......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 1st, 2018

Viewpoint: Florence will barely affect the US GDP juggernaut

Based on information to date, and factoring in past experience, we estimate that Hurricane Florence will subtract 0.1 percentage point from third-quarter GDP growth and boost fourth-quarter GDP growth by the same amount......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2018

Legal Elite: Up-and-coming legal minds

This year’s Legal Elite Rising Stars were singled out for the respect they earned in the legal community for their knowledge and work ethic.  Some of the attorneys have significant experience in the field while others are just starting their professio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2018

Head-scratching penalty and 2 missed field goals gives NFL its second tie in 2 weeks

Mike Roemer/AP The Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings tied at 29-29 after a whirlwind final drive and overtime. The Packer.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 16th, 2018

City to double pension investment in green initiatives

The city plans over the next three years to more than double its pension funds' investment in environmentally friendly initiatives, such as renewable energy, to $4 billion. The... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 13th, 2018

Chipotle"s (CMG) Strategic Efforts Bode Well, Cost Woes Linger

Chipotle's (CMG) increases focus on food safety and enhancing customer experience along with various sales-building and strategic initiatives, which is likely to drive the top line. The past six months have .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 30th, 2018

Going green grows local D.C. contractors

“We have used the things we have learned, the experience we have gained, and the relationships we have built working with the DCSEU to expand into energy efficiency work in Maryland and Virginia,” says Antonio Harrison of Greenscape Environmenta.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

D.C. United employee injured after railing falls from new Audi Field

The opening of Audi Field, D.C. United’s new $500 million stadium in Buzzard Point, was marred by an injury to the team’s director of communications after a piece of metal fell off the stadium and struck her. According to WJLA, Lindsay Simpson was h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Where You Live Could Raise Your Risk of Cognitive Decline: Study

Living closer to green spaces appears to have a positive affect on a person's brain health......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 11th, 2018

Mercedes, Audi, BMW, and more are all launching electric SUVs in 2019. Here"s a look at all the ones coming to market.

Green Car Reports 2019 is looking to be a major year for the unveiling of electric SUVs. Ford, Tesla, Jaguar, Audi, and Volvo all will be offering new models on a market .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 4th, 2018

Fab Five Member Karamo Brown Promises To Improve Netflix’s Closed Captioning

Problems with captioning can affect the full experience of audience members who rely on them entirely......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 29th, 2018

Apple Has Green-Lit Immigration Anthology Series ‘Little America’

Eight episodes are in the works. In a timely move, Apple has bought the rights to a video series about immigration. The iPhone-maker has ordered eight episodes of Little America, an anthology series based on true stories about the immigrant experience.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 20th, 2018

Every Pixar movie, ranked from worst to best

Disney/Pixar Having earned over $12 billion worldwide, the movies from Pixar Animation aren't just enjoyable global moneymakers, but are stories that affect us on an emotional level that we can't wait to experience again and aga.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 18th, 2018

UA board of trustees considers leasing BJCC stadium, raising tuition

Two important matters that affect University of Alabama students are under review. The University of Alabama System board of trustees meets June 8 to discuss tuition increases and the future home football field of the UAB Blazers, according to the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

Audi Field"s grass is down and the Capitals won. It was a good weekend for D.C. sports.

While all eyes were on the Washington Capitals and its first Stanley Cup Final home game in 20 years, which it dominated to take a two games to one series lead, another professional D.C. team was setting up for a big day of its own. D.C. United ha.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2018

Internships: When is the Cost Not Worth the Experience?

Summer is right around the corner, and many college students who see graduation looming on the horizon use the break from school as a time to take an internship in their field. While int.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 1st, 2018

Low-effort, high-impact green initiatives for the office

There are many ways a business can implement change to reduce its environmental impact and help preserve natural resources. These changes don’t have to be difficult or expensive – small changes made by individual employees can make a difference, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2018

Austin real estate exec to watch: JLL scores new VP for industrial team

Real estate firm JLL has a new exec with 16 years of experience in the field. Over his career he’s facilitated about 500 transactions totaling more than 7 million square feet......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2018