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Executive Moves

December Joaquin Luna has been promoted from Chief Financial Officer to President of USCarrier Telecom, a Southeastern provider of wholesale high-speed long-haul telecommunications transport. Ingenious Med (IM), a provider of inpatient practice management solutions, welcomed S. Hart Williford as Chief Executive Officer. Williford comes to IM from Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah, where he […]

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Why Some Well Managed Companies Fail: Transformation Systems

WHY SOME WELL MANAGED COMPANIES FAIL By: Paul Odomirok, Senior Associate, Transformation Systems, Inc. Over the past several months, we’ve all witnessed the failure of numerous well managed companies. A number of reasons have been given for these failures: poor economy, credit crisis, banking crisis, oil crisis, energy crisis, employee costs, material costs, transportation costs, […]

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Business and Software Patent Update: Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP

The Landscape for Business Method and Software Patents Has Been Changed: In re Bilski Greg Kirsch T.J. DoVale Scott Anderson Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP The availability of patents for business methods and software implemented processes has been restricted somewhat by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (the federal appellate court […]

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2008 Events

January 14, 2008 The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Buckhead 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. March 10, 2008 The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Buckhead 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Executive Receptions “The relationships you create today, build your foundation for the future.”May 12, 2008 The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Buckhead 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. July 21, 2008 The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Buckhead […]

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Weathering the Storm: IVOX

Weathering the Storm: Building Start-Up Companies in Economic Uncertainty By: Gregg Warren, IVOX Introduction It’s no secret that we are facing tough financial times in a bare-bones economy. And further, many start-up companies from all industries are feeling the added weight on their shoulders from just trying to get by. As a person who one […]

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Revenue Recognition Pitfalls: Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, LLP

Revenue Recognition Pitfalls By: Rob Casey, CPA; Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, LLP The last thing a CFO wants to face is restating financial statements because of a revenue recognition problem.

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Getting the Horse Back in Front of the Cart: Silicon Valley Bank

Getting the Horse Back in Front of the Cart Adding return back to your investment strategy Joe Morgan, Chief Investment Officer SVB Asset Management “I don’t care about yield!” Since when has “return” been a dirty word? Investors are in great pain these days, particularly in the money market arena. This once-dismissed and neglected market […]

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Brand Creation: Brown Bag Marketing

The Brand Inside- you are what you sell… and vice versa. By Jerry Lewis, Creative Director, Brown Bag Marketing If you’ve been in the brand-creation business for more than a week, you’ve probably heard that Marlboro used to be a women’s cigarette. Their ads targeted women, and the product even came with a red filter […]

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Fall 2008 Executive Moves

SEPTEMBER  named Paul L. H. Olson President and CEO. He is a Board Member and Advisor for nuBridges and Entegris. nuBridges, Inc. The Home Depot® appointed Matt Carey Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer. He joins The Home Depot from eBay, where he was Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer. Prior to eBay, […]

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