Business: Local and State

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:37 PM

Business briefs, Oct. 1

  • 7 regional companies semi-finalists for grants
  • Argos Therapeutics enters $25 million loan

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

Lenovo nears acquisition of IBM server business

In an approximately $2.1 billion dollar deal expected to close Wednesday, Lenovo will acquire IBM’s x86 server business.


Sep. 28, 2014 @ 03:49 PM

Durham entertainment leaders work to form single voice

Leaders from the largest entertainment organizations in Durham sit shoeless around a table at Samuel H. Scripps Studios on Broad Street.

 

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 03:19 PM

Career briefs

  • LeChase announces managing director
  • HCW hires new communication, PR coordinator
  • NIEHS scientists land local academic positions
 

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Cisco begins layoffs as part of restructuring plan

As part of a restructuring plan announced in August, Cisco Systems Inc. began employee layoffs this week.

 

Sep. 21, 2014 @ 06:21 PM

Business briefs, Sept. 22

  • Ninth street complex opens to tenants
  • Sustain-A-Bull membership drive
  • American Underground opens “Foxhole” on West Coast

Sep. 21, 2014 @ 03:17 PM

Career briefs

  • McKinney names new CMO
  • RTI International appoints director for data analysis
 

 


Sep. 16, 2014 @ 05:29 PM

A ‘7,000-person start-up:’ CEO tells story, strategy of Cree

Several years into his position as CEO of Cree, Chuck Swoboda said the company would never go into the business of LED light bulbs.


Sep. 14, 2014 @ 05:52 PM

Business briefs, Sept. 15

  • Research Triangle Park debuts new site
  • Urban Planet Mobile launches new service

Sep. 14, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

B usiness briefs, Sept. 15

  • Chapel Hill scientist joins NIEHS
  • Amundi Distributors appoints senior vice president

Sep. 14, 2014 @ 02:05 PM

Food FWD, avoiding the landfill

On a Thursday afternoon behind Bull City Burger and Brewery, Noah Marsh dumps about 160 pounds of compostable material -- citrus rinds, tea grounds, paper and a few stray French fries -- into a collection truck.


Sep. 07, 2014 @ 07:15 PM

Career briefs

  • Chimerix appoints chief medical officer, two others
  • LeChase hires Durham project coordinator
  • Fonville Morisey Realty hires sales associate

Sep. 07, 2014 @ 07:11 PM

Business briefs, Sept. 8

  • Strata Solar launches new project in Nash County
  • Lenovo announces new devices

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 04:41 PM

Business briefs, Sept. 3

  • Intrepid Life meets fundraising goal, plans to relocate
  • Chimerix receives $17 million for smallpox treatment

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 05:27 PM

Business briefs, Sept. 1

  • Cree invests in electronics company
  • RTP company accepted into Swiss program
  • Durham Master Gardeners