merger acquisition digest

Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** Ascendum Solutions, a leading provider of information technology solutions and services, announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Sourcebits Inc., a digital innovation and customer experience company. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed. *** Capgemini, a […]

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Appointment Roundup: People on the Move

This week’s notable hires and appointments in the B2B world! *** BitSight, the Standard in Security Ratings, announced the appointment of three key hires that strengthen its executive team and support the company through its next stages of hyper-growth. In newly created positions, Brian Cohen joins BitSight as the company’s first Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Elizabeth Fischer joins as […]

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Tomboy Survival Guide: Learn People Better

Today we’re bringing you a book excerpt from Ivan Coyote’s Tomboy Survival Guide. Published with permission from the author. *** Some people like to call it eavesdropping. I prefer to think of it as following Woody Guthrie’s new year’s resolutions for 1942. Right between “Listen to Radio A Lot” and “Don’t Get Lonesome”, he promises […]

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Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** Nielsen announced it has completed its acquisition of Gracenote, the industry’s leading media and entertainment metadata provider. The acquisition of Gracenote’s global database and technology solutions – which span across platforms including multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs), smart televisions, streaming music services, connected devices, […]

appointment roundup

Appointment Roundup: People on the Move

This week’s notable hires and appointments in the B2B world! *** Ensono, a leading hybrid IT solutions provider, announced the appointment of Richard Dresden as senior Vice President of Sales and Field Operations of Ensono North America. In his new role, Dresden will lead new client acquisition, account management, channel, consulting, and solution architecture. *** […]

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The Shifting Landscape of Inclusion in the B2B Workplace

February is North American Inclusion Awareness Month Though we are experiencing a shifting landscape, where attitudes, and business practices are changing to a more acceptable and tolerable environment, the sad statistic is that 40% of Lesbian / Gay / Bi, and almost 90% of Transgender (Americans) have experienced employment discrimination, harassment, or mistreatment. That astoundingly […]

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Diversity is Our Strength

Note: This article is published in its entirety from the original at BetaKit Pour lire cet article en français, cliquez ici. The Canadian tech community comprises many different nationalities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, mental and physical abilities, and perspectives. We believe that this diversity is a source of strength and opportunity. On this topic, we […]

merger acquisition

Merger & Acquisition Digest

A roundup of this week’s mergers and acquisitions in B2B… *** IBM Security announced plans to acquire Agile 3 Solutions, a developer of software used by the C-Suite and senior executives to better visualize, understand and manage risks associated with the protection of sensitive data. The addition of Agile 3 Solutions’ capabilities to IBM Security’s portfolio […]