Smith"s viewpoint: To get growth, we need to offer more

Don Smith Jr. is president of the Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIDC)......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2021

4 Mega-Cap Tech Stocks to Buy Now That Blew Out Earnings

This week, four technology giants reported incredible results. For long-term aggressive growth investors, all four stocks still offer outstanding entry points. These incredible leaders in their........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 29th, 2021

Viewpoint: Growth is coming to Gainesville-Hall County

Business and industry make long-term investments in Gainesville-Hall County because of the area's stability, skilled workforce, visionary leadership and quality of life. Since 2015, the Gainesville-Hall County area has added over $1.5 billi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2021

Johnson"s Viewpoint: The impact of innovation on western PA’s economy

Innovation is a driving force behind the growth of our regional economy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2021

Cisco, Qualcomm offer solid yield, dividend growth, Barron"s says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallMar 6th, 2021

Viewpoint: Capital investment in minority-owned businesses is essential to economic recovery

The Enterprise Center's Della Clark writes that concentrated efforts to support Philadelphia's Black- and Brown-owned businesses can help reduce inequities and spur economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 26th, 2021

Canopy Growth posts wider-than-expected loss but revenue tops estimates

Canopy Growth Corp. posted a wider-than-expected loss for its fiscal third quarter Tuesday, but revenue that beat estimates, causing its stock to fall then recover in premarket trade. Smith .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 9th, 2021

Viewpoint: New year allows for new thinking on charitable giving

At the start of each new year, it is human nature to assess the past and attempt a clean slate moving forward. It is often the time we make resolutions and pledge to try new or different things in the coming twelve months. To that end, I offer yo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2021

Former Charlotte region economic developer to lead recruiting in Chatham County

Michael Smith, currently the executive director of the Sanford Area Growth Alliance in Lee County, will take over the Chatham role in late January......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2020

Surging small cap stocks offer hope of U.S. growth rebound

Big gains in small caps stocks are fueling hopes that a bounce in broader equity markets may stick, as investors ponder how quickly the U.S. economy can emerge from its coronavirus-fueled slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 6th, 2020

Smith"s Viewpoint: What does Pittsburgh"s future look like after the pandemic?

Don Smith believes there's optimism for Pittsburgh's economic future, despite the current pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2020

Executive Voice: She makes a home for art in Raleigh"s urban core

Since 2013, Executive Director Gab Smith has led the Contemporary Art Museum of Raleigh through a rapidly changing landscape as explosive growth around CAM’s home in the Warehouse District has brought new challenges and opportunities for growth. Smi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2020

Instacart says demand is surging amid the coronavirus outbreak, and it will now offer grocery deliveries without human contact

Denver Post Photo by Cyrus McCrimmon Instacart's sales growth rate increased by 10 times last week compared to the previous week, the company sa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 5th, 2020

Viewpoint: CIDs push region forward

CIDs have become "centers of gravity," writes Michael Paris, president and CEO of Council for Quality Growth......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2020

Viewpoint: Chamber can"t rest on laurels as Austin booms

Austinites know the growth Austin has experienced. Some believe this growth will simply continue so we no longer need to actively expand or seek businesses. Not so. Austin is not the only city with a good quality of life competing for those jobs. As .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2020

Zalando to tap designer labels, vintage to boost sales

Online fashion retailer Zalando plans to offer more premium and luxury ranges and move into the vintage clothing market as it predicted slower sales growth in 2020 after a strong final quarter to 2019......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 27th, 2020

Class notes: Student loan-based form Peanut Butter growing and hiring in Buffalo

Startup company Peanut Butter is now firmly settled into its downtown Buffalo space. The company said its growth has been steady as it works to help companies offer student loan help as a benefit......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 25th, 2020

Viewpoint: Birmingham"s banner year should only be a beginning

The final numbers are in, and they confirm 2019 was Birmingham’s best year for job growth in more than a decade. With more than 10,300 jobs added and a 1.9% growth rate, it was certainly a banner year by Birmingham’s recent standards. But, to adapt .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2020

5 Contrarian Dividend Stocks to Buy as Market Rips to All-Time Highs

These five stocks from sectors that have underperformed since last fall now offer long-term growth and income investors some outstanding value with a much lower risk profile......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 13th, 2020

Hearst Newspapers invests in Buffalo-based marketing agency

One of the region’s largest marketing firms has received a cash injection from Hearst Newspapers that will support its growth going forward. The Martin Group now has a major strategic investor to fuel plans to offer marketing solutions and strategi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2020

Viewpoint: Breaking the catch-22 at Birmingham’s airport

Looking at traffic growth, 2019 was another strong year for Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport. After posting a huge spike in 2018 traffic, the airport built on that total with a solid 4% growth figure in 2019. That’s a great number wh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2020