Press Releases

  • CHICAGO, Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today that it has closed the previously announced sale of CAMP Systems to The Hearst Corporation. In executing the Leaders Strategy™, GTCR partnered with long-time industry leaders Ken Gray and Vibby Gottemukkala to acquire CAMP in 2012. Kirkland& Ellis LLP provided legal counsel to...

  • ALPHARETTA, Ga.---- Visioneering Technologies, Inc., has named Rosa Lee to the position of Executive Director of Manufacturing& Engineering. Sally M. Dillehay, Chief Medical Officer, Vice President, Clinical& Regulatory Affairs, CEO of Visioneering Technologies.“ Her expertise in contact lens design optimization will be a significant addition to the VTI Team, and...

  • HOUSTON---- On December 2, 2016, the board of directors of Friedman Industries, Incorporated voted to increase the size of the Board from seven directors to eight directors and elected Michael J. Taylor to the Board to fill the resulting vacancy. On December 2, 2016, the Board approved the officer appointments of Jonathan Holcomb as Vice President– Coil Sales and...

  • FALLS CHURCH, Va., Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The board of directors of General Dynamics today declared a regular quarterly dividend of 76 cents per share on the company's common stock, payable February 10, 2017, to shareholders of record on January 20. Headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company that offers a...

  • NEW YORK---- Ducera Partners, a leading independent investment bank, announced today the hiring of Bradley A. Robins as Partner in its Corporate Finance Practice and Jay K. Sinha to lead its Liability Management Practice. Robins spent 15 years at Greenhill& Co. LLC where he was Head of Financing Advisory and Restructuring. Robins is re-uniting with several of his...

  • DUBLIN, Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Former AOL President of Video and Studios Dermot McCormack will join the Axonista board as a Non-Executive Director.. Axonista, the leading interactive video solutions provider, has today announced that it has appointed former AOL President of Video and Studios, Dermot McCormack to its board. McCormack's experience also...

  • MCLEAN, Va.---- TEGNA Inc. executives provided an update on company and business segment performance and discussed their current outlook for 2017 today at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference. Gracia Martore, TEGNA president and CEO, reiterated the strong progress the company has made across all three of its businesses in 2016.

  • HUDSON, Ohio, Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Adaptive Corporation, the leading Digital to Physical Product Lifecycle Company, is pleased to announce it has hired Kevin Waugh to lead the engineering services team. "Bringing Kevin on the Adaptive technical services team leapfrogs our technical capabilities to better support the growing needs of our CATIA customer...

  • NEW YORK and BOSTON, Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- MetTel, a leading advanced communications solutions provider for businesses based in New York, today announced the sale of Tewksbury, Mass- based Thrive Networks to Thrive CITS, LLC, a portfolio company of M/C Partners of Boston. In addition to acquiring Thrive, M/C Partners acquired Norwood, MA based Corporate IT...

  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- IQuity, Inc., a specialty diagnostic technology company, announced today that Don Hardison has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Click to Tweet: "Great news that Don Hardison is joining the IQuity Board." "We are pleased that Don has accepted our invitation to join the IQuity Board," said Chase Spurlock, PhD, Chief...

  • GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Magnetation LLC announced today that it has filed a motion with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court seeking authority to enter into an asset purchase agreement that provides for the sale and transfer of substantially all of its remaining assets and certain liabilities along with the assumption and assignment of certain...

  • TAYLOR, Mich.---- Masco Corporation announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of$. 10 per common share, payable on February 13, 2017, to shareholders of record on January 13, 2017. Headquartered in Taylor, Mich., Masco Corporation is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of branded home improvement and building products.

  • MOLINE, Ill., Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Deere& Company Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of$. 60 per share on common stock, payable February 1, 2017, to stockholders of record on December 30, 2016.

  • TORONTO, Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/- Cerro Grande Mining Corporation announced today that has issued Convertible Debentures of the Company, as previously announced on November 8, 2016, to Mr. Mario Hernandez, or a company controlled by him, in payment of certain advances, salaries, interest payments and royalties totalling US $2,771,237 owed to them through the end...

  • ROSEMONT, Ill.---- Wynnchurch Capital, a leading middle-market private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired Rosboro Company, LLC. “We are very pleased that Wynnchurch Capital has acquired the business,” said Scott Nelson Chief Executive Officer for Rosboro.“ Wynnchurch has an outstanding reputation for supporting growth and providing management...

  • FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Civitas Senior Living, an emerging leader in the senior living industry, announced the promotion of Cooper Vittitow to Chief Operating Officer. The announcement was made by company president Wayne Powell. Vittitow earned his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Marketing from Lubbock Christian...

  • NEW YORK, Dec. 07, 2016-- INTL FCStone Inc. today announced that it will release its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter results after the market close on Wednesday, December 14, 2016. Management will host a conference call on Thursday, December 15, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. ET to review the Company's 2016 fiscal fourth quarter results.. INTL FCStone Inc., including its...

  • LANSING, Mich., Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Neogen Corporation announced today it has named Dr. Dan Kephart as its chief science officer— a new position for the company. His extensive industry experience also includes the management of a team focused on technical applications and customer-facing solutions for Promega Corporation.

  • ROCHESTER, N.Y.---- Paychex, Inc. is scheduled to release financial results for the fiscal 2017 second quarter ended November 30, 2016 via Business Wire before the financial markets open on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. About Paychex Paychex, Inc. is a leading provider of integrated human capital management solutions for payroll, HR, retirement, and insurance...

  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., Dec. 7, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Lockton's Nashville office has grown their operations adding three industry experts to help guide clients. Lockton, the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker, has named Mark Duggan as Account Executive in Surety, and appointed Tom Corcoran and Barbara Dilliard as Account Managers in Healthcare.