Posts tagged “Employment”

Updated April 10, 2007

Premium Lock Creating Art in Gaming World: A Fantastic Experience

Damon Conn's 'Tony Sporano' Damon Conn, new art director for 3Dsolve in Cary, turns a love of art into a passion for animation and creation of characters for games, simulation. ‘The journey of creating art is the goal and it can only be reached for, never held,’ he says. ‘In short, I'm in it for the challenge and the continued refinement of my skills.’

Updated April 2, 2007

Premium Lock Trimeris Plans Further Layoffs

Trimeris In SEC filing, Trimeris says cuts will cost $1.1M. Some workers and responsibilities for HIV drug Fuzeon to be transferred to Roche.

Updated March 28, 2007

Premium Lock Tokyo Gaming for Barbie: Oasys Teams with Mattel for More Mobile Titles

Raleigh-based mobile content developer expands relationship with Mattel for several new titles across different geographic regions.

Updated March 28, 2007

Premium Lock TechLaw: Is It Already Too Late to Get an H-1B Visa for FY 2008?

D2V At this point, it is prudent to get an application in as fast as possible. Absent legislation increasing the cap, we are certainly likely to see available slots used prior to the May 26 date of 2006.

March 21, 2007

Premium Lock Tekelec Sells Switching Business Unit to Rival Firm

Some 465 people will be affected by the sale. Tekelec business unit is based in Texas.

March 20, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. A&T Spins Out First Biotech Venture

biotech Startup is looking for CEO. Its focus is on protein that can be used in research, treatments, diagnostic tests.

March 19, 2007

Premium Lock Striking While Iron for Web Services Is Hot: That’s StrikeIron

StrikeIron's Marketplace The market for Web services and service oriented architecture is booming, and RTP-based firm is helping set pace in new world of Web 2.0 applications.

March 19, 2007

Premium Lock The Power of Customer Research: It Delivers Results if Done Correctly

CED Entrepreneurial Spirit: By understanding your customers’ wants, needs, and motivations you can design your product such that it adds value to their lives where they would welcome it most.

Updated March 16, 2007

Premium Lock AIDS Pioneer Dani Bolognesi Retires in Management Shakeup at Trimeris

 Researcher who helped develop HIV drug Fuzeon is out as CEO as of Friday. CFO also will retire as a ‘turn-around’ executive is brought in. Meanwhile, Trimeris does report first profit, also regains drug candidate from partner Roche.

Updated March 6, 2007

Premium Lock Accenture, SAS To Expand Partnership in Global Business Intelligence Sales Drive

Accenture to push SAS business intelligence wares. (SAS photo) Pointing out that SAS is ‘an increasingly important player,’ Accenture says it will establish a ‘significant’ SAS practice to help drive sales. SAS, meanwhile, is ‘mobilizing entire company’ to support new effort.

March 5, 2007

Premium Lock Red Hat Launches Expansion Effort in Mexico

red hat Linux software developer and services provider opens office in Mexico City, expects rapid growth.

Updated March 2, 2007

Premium Lock Nortel CEO Stands by Top RTP Executive Following ‘Vigorous Review’

Joel Hackney (Nortel photo) Joel Hackney recently admitted guilt in plea agreement following a road rage incident involving female UNC student last fall. Nortel also discloses another review of financial earnings.

February 26, 2007

Premium Lock Tough Transition: From Technical Expert to Successful Entrepreneur

CED Entrepreneurial Spirit: Technical skills and a great idea aren’t enough to ensure success. Business and people skills are essential, too.

February 19, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Raids Dell – Again – for a Top Executive

Lenovo raids Dell once more Yolanda Conyers, who ran worldwide procurement for Dell, joins Lenovo as VP for cultural integration and diversity.

February 16, 2007

Premium Lock Quintiles Exec, a Martin County Native, Helps Home Town Land New Center

Quintiles International contract research organization’s new data processing facility in Williamston has a very local connection. Center will create 60 jobs.

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