Posts tagged “Local Firms”

6:53 a.m. today

Premium Lock Former Intel exec is part of rebooted Lenovo data center management team

After a former Intel executive tweeted the scoop of her decision to join Lenovo's data center group, the world's largest PC manufacturer went ahead and disclosed several other moves among mangers at the Triangle-based business.

Kim Stevenson Kim Stevenson

Updated 2:35 p.m. yesterday

Life science firm PPD launches medical apprenticeships, targets vets

Jobs  Pharmaceutical Product Development, an international life science services firm with a major presence in the Triangle, is rolling out an apprenticeship program to train clinical research associates. PPD is especially targeting military veterans with medical backgrounds.

2:32 p.m. yesterday

PPD's apprenticeship program: Clinical Research Associates

PPD Here's a look at the clinical research associate apprenticeship program announced by PPD on Thursday.

Updated 11:22 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Lenovo: No timeframe on Fujitsu deal; ex-Intel COO joins Lenovo data group

Lenovo's talks to merge Fujitsu's PC operations with its own have been postponed, Fujitsu says. But Lenovo says there is no timetable. Meanwhile, a former Intel exec tweets that she's joining Lenovo's data center group, which is based in the Triangle.

Kim Stevenson Kim Stevenson

10:31 a.m. Wednesday

Novan hires former Quintiles exec to lead product development; CFO leaves

Novan is expanding its management team with a new chief development officer position. The company, which went public last year, also is looking for a new chief financial officer.

Novan Novan

7:53 a.m. Wednesday

Premium Lock SAS steps up analytics talent drive with $3.4M Clemson deal

Noting that "analytical talent is in short supply and high demand in today's business world," SAS is adding Clemson to a growing global university network focusing on creating a larger talent pool of potential data experts. SAS, meanwhile, is looking to fill hundreds of jobs.

Money Magazine SAS Career Skills Money Magazine SAS Career Skills

Updated 7:02 a.m. Tuesday

Premium Lock IBM, Red Hat partner for new open source cloud effort

IBM Cloud     Raleigh-based Red Hat and IBM have formed a partnership to offer Red Hat's OpenStack cloud computing platform through IBM's cloud offerings. The firms will jointly market and sell new offerings later this month.

Updated 2:01 p.m. Monday

SAS co-founders' fortunes surge, says Forbes

Jim Goodnight and John Sall, the co-founder billionaires of SAS software in Cary, are much wealthier men in 2017 than a year ago, according to the latest list of the world's richest from Forbes.

Jim Goodnight     Jim Goodnight

Tags: SAS
Updated 6:39 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Biotech news: BioDelivery loss worse than forecast; Patheon revenues surge; Tenax, Heat Bio face delisting

Biotech   BioDelivery Sciences reports a loss worse than expected; revenues grow at Patheon; and two Triangle biotech firms face the threat of delisting.

5:40 a.m. Monday

WTW's week in review: 63 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

5:30 a.m. Monday

WTW's week in review: 63 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

Updated March 15

GSK will pay first female CEO 25% less than Andrew Witty

GlaxoSmithKline says in its annual report that it will pay incoming CEO Emma Walmsley - the first woman to lead a top drug maker - some 25 percent less than the man she is replacing.

March 15

Premium Lock Lenovo names new EMEA leader, adds former Verizon exec to PR team

Lenovo's management team has two new faces: A new leader for its Europe, Middle East Africa operations, and a senior media relations executive who most recently worked for Verizon. Here's a look at what's happening with both moves.

Torod Neptune Torod Neptune

March 15

Couple sue GlaxoSmithKline for work that led to prison in China

Peter Humphrey and Yu Yingzeng, back in Britain with health problems and in financial ruin, are now suing GSK for allegedly misleading them on what the job was about and exposing them to legal risks in China they could not have foreseen. GSK says there's no merit to the claim.

Peter Humphrey Peter Humphrey

March 13

Premium Lock HPE steps up threats to Lenovo, Cisco with Nimble Storage deal (+ video)

Nimble Storage represents the most recent fuel for HPE's acquisition-accelerated portfolio evolution and presents challenges for Lenovo as well as Cisco which were Nimble Storage partners, reports Krista Macomber of Technology Business Research. Plus: Watch Nimble Storage's latest video.

March 13

WTW's week in review: 60 headlines not to be missed, part two

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part two.

March 13

WTW's week in review: 60 headlines not to be missed, part one

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for this past week, part one.

Updated March 9

Study: Transgender, LGBTQ+ communities not a threat to others in public spaces

HB2 debate   Contrary to one of the most often cited premises in so-called "bathroom bills" such as North Carolina's House Bill 2, transgender people do not pose a threat to others in public or private spaces, according to a new study from RTI International. Rather, the report concludes that transgender people as well as other members of the LGBTQ+ communities are at "high risk" of being victims of physical and sexual assault as well as other crimes.

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