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NSF International Taps Cadillac Executive As New CIO

ANN ARBOR – NSF International has named Lesley Ma to lead its global information technology and continuous improvement efforts. Ma, who most recently served as Global Chief Information Officer for Cadillac, is now CIO and Continuous Improvement Officer for the global public health organization. “While our mission to protect and improve human health around the

By |2020-01-19T09:22:27-05:00January 19th, 2020|New Products / Contracts|

Worldwide PC Shipments Grew Half Percent In 2019, First Growth After Seven Years Of Decline

STAMFORD, Conn. — Worldwide PC shipments totaled 70.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2019, a 2.3 percent increase from the fourth quarter of 2018, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. For the year, 2019 PC shipments surpassed 261 million units, showing 0.6 percent growth from 2018. “The PC market experienced growth for

By |2020-01-19T09:22:28-05:00January 18th, 2020|New Products / Contracts|

Lambert & Co. Buys New York Investor Relations, PR Company

GRAND RAPIDS — Lambert & Co. closed on its second acquisition in two months with a deal for New York-based Casteel Schoenborn Investor Relations & Corporate Communications. For the Grand Rapids-based public relations and investor relations firm Lambert & Co., the deal accelerates the company’s growth strategy and boosts its investor relations and financial services expertise, according to

By |2020-01-16T11:54:29-05:00January 16th, 2020|New Products / Contracts|

Grand Haven GHSP Unveils At CES High-Tech Cooktop, Auto Controller, Air Purifier

GRAND HAVEN—GHSP, a supplier in the automotive and high-end appliance industries, is following up on its CES appearance in 2019 with new technologies for the home and automotive industries at this year’s show in Las Vegas. GHSP’s 2020 lineup includes an inductive cooktop with an integrated OLED display, an interior control system for Level 4

By |2020-01-12T11:10:33-05:00January 11th, 2020|Announcements/New Products, ESD, New Products / Contracts|

Altair Buys Spanish-Born Electromagnetics Supplier

TROY - Altair announced the acquisition of newFASANT, offering leading technology in computational and high-frequency electromagnetics. newFASANT’s solutions address a wide range of electromagnetic problems in areas such as antenna design and placement, radar cross section (RCS) analysis, automotive V2V/ADAS, and infrared/thermal signatures. Originally a spin-off from the University of Alcalá, near Madrid, newFASANT is home to

By |2020-01-09T18:13:33-05:00January 9th, 2020|IoT, New Products / Contracts|

Comerica Bank Gives Winning Futures $18,000 To Support Workforce Prep

 DETROIT - Winning Futures, which delivers an evidence-based, structured Workforce Prep program for students throughout metro Detroit, received an $18,000 check from Comerica Bank, part of a promotion it ran with the Detroit Lions for each first down the football team gained at Ford Field. Winning Futures includes in-class mentoring, life skills development, goal setting,

By |2020-01-01T12:53:53-05:00January 1st, 2020|Featured, New Products / Contracts|

New Fintech Practice Leader At Altimetrik

SOUTHFIELD—Altimetrik Corp., the Southfield-based IT and engineering consultant, announced the hiring of Amit K. Singh as practice head for financial services, fintech and payment. Reporting to Altimetrik COO Raj Sundaresan, Singh will focus on business transformation initiatives for clients in the financial services industry. “The financial services industry is being disrupted at an unprecedented pace

By |2019-12-23T09:46:58-05:00December 21st, 2019|New Products, New Products / Contracts|

Flint’s Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy To Be Purchased By OptumRx

FLINT—Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy, a provider of specialty pharmacy and infusion services, will be purchased by Eden Prairie, Minn.-based OptumRx, the pharmacy care business of Optum, a unit of the health insurance giant United Health Group, for $4 a share in cash and assumption of outstanding debt, valuing the company at about $300 million. Diplomat stock

Compuware To Acquire New Jersey Data Protection Company

DETROIT—Compuware Corp., the developer of mainframe software, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of Innovation Data Processing, a Little Falls, N.J.-based provider of enterprise data protection, business continuance and storage resource management products and services serving the mainframe market. The transaction is expected to close within the next quarter. It will be

By |2019-12-15T16:02:15-05:00December 15th, 2019|Announcements/New Products, New Products / Contracts|

Lambert & Co. Announces Additions To Automotive & Mobility Practice

DETROIT– Lambert & Co. has added two new professionals to its automotive and mobility practice: Lisa Lark, director, and Katelyn Davis, senior manager. Both will be based in the public relations agency's Detroit office. Joining Lambert from global automotive supplier Varroc Lighting Systems, Lark has extensive experience in the automotive communications space. Having worked for

By |2019-12-09T07:29:37-05:00December 8th, 2019|New Products / Contracts|