Business

Cognizant, MIT SMR Study Sees Disconnect Between Leadership, Digital Era (MESA)

Cognizant, working with the “MIT Sloan Management Review,” has published a new study based on a survey of nearly 4,400 executives worldwide, and the results are disconcerting: ... More

Sundance, Adobe Launch $10K Women Artist Fellowship (THR)

Sundance is about to inaugurate a new fellowship. The Park City, Utah-based film festival and institute and software maker Adobe announced the launch of the Women at Sundance | Ado... More

Alvarez & Marsal Sees European Headcount Hit 1K (Consultancy)

Alvarez & Marsal has enjoyed strong growth in Europe in recent years, and as a result the firm has this month hit a headcount of 1,000 across the continent. Alvarez & Marsal first ... More

Tamr Brings Asher-Dotan on as Chief Growth Officer (MESA)

Enterprise data unification and data mastering specialist Tamr has hired longtime marketing executive Lital Asher-Dotan as the company’s first chief growth officer, where she’l... More

Salesforce Co-CEO: There are Three Pillars of Digital Transformation (Yahoo)

As companies look to adapt and adopt in the fast-paced world of technology, Salesforce.com Co-CEO Keith Block noted that there are three key pillars of digital transformation. “T... More

EY CEO: Jobs are Out There and Companies are Hiring (Yahoo)

Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Andy Serwer speak with Ernst and Young CEO Carmine Di Sibiolive at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.... More

Signiant Celebrates Another Record Year in 2019 (MESA)

Signiant announced another record year in 2019 with impressive double-digit growth for both its SaaS offerings and its licensed software product, Manager+Agents. Signiant’s massi... More

SAP Co-CEO Christian Klein: There’s a Need to Retrain Tech Workers (Yahoo)

SAP’s new co-CEO Christian Klein is ready to start tackling two big goals in 2020. Both of them won’t be achieved easily or overnight, but measurable progress this year is atta... More

HCL Technologies Launches a Dedicated Microsoft Business Unit (MESA)

HCL Technologies announced the launch of a dedicated HCL Microsoft Business Unit focused on Microsoft technologies. This will extend Microsoft’s offerings of Business Application... More

SRO Motorsports Group Ups Partnership With Amazon Web Services (MESA)

SRO Motorsports Group will expand its collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS), with AWS becoming the title presenter for the 2020 GT World Challenge in March, providing cloud ... More

Alvarez & Marsal Appoints Jonathan Nus as a Managing Director With Capital Markets, Accounting Advisory Group (MESA)

Alvarez & Marsal announced the appointment of Jonathan Nus as a Managing Director in its Global Transaction Advisory Group in New York. Mr. Nus is the latest U.S.-based hire as par... More

Will 2020 Kick Off the Decade of the Slashies? (The Cutaway)

What do you want to be when you grow up? It’s a question you hear a lot when you’re a kid. If you’re lucky, you’ve had a consistent response to the question over the years.... More

Convergent Risks Expands U.S. Office, Offers Additional Services (HITS)

Risk assessment and compliance services firm Convergent Risks has recently expanded its U.S. offices in Sherman Oaks, Calif. to both support new services and offer more space for s... More

Sohonet Acquires IT Provider Exchange Communications (HITS)

Media services and network security firm Sohonet has acquired Albuquerque-based Exchange Communications, which provides IT services to the film and TV industry. (more…)... More

Alvarez & Marsal Announces 2020 Managing Director Promotions (MESA)

Alvarez & Marsal has announced the promotions of 41 professionals, from the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Brazil, Canada, China, Russia, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emi... More

Genpact Wins 8 Human Capital Management Excellence Awards (MESA)

Global professional services firm Genpact had been honored with eight 2019 Brandon Hall Group Human Capital Management (HCM) Excellence Awards, which recognize global talent develo... More

EY Expands People Advisory Services Business With Acquisition of PeopleFirm (MESA)

Ernst & Young has further enhanced and expanded its capabilities in the People Advisory Services business with the acquisition of the strategic people consultancy firm, PeopleFirm.... More

EditShare Strengthens Sales Network With Addition of Key Code Media (MESA)

EditShare announced that Key Code Media has joined the EditShare Channel Partner Program. The partnership expands the network of EditShare-certified technology sales agents and med... More

Hammerspace Verified as Citrix Ready (MESA)

Hammerspace announced that its Hybrid Cloud File Service, which enables Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktop users to access data across multiple locations and/or within the public clou... More

Google Cloud Acquires AppSheet (GeekWire)

Google Cloud has acquired AppSheet, a Seattle startup founded in 2014 that helps businesses develop their own data-based apps without requiring a team of developers. AppSheet will ... More