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2014-06-17 12:25:36

As companies expand, CFOs need nimble systems for forecasting, scenario planning. WASHINGTON, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While accurate forecasts are crucial for companies introducing new products, contemplating acquisitions or preparing for changes in the economic environment, few companies employ technology specific to corporate financial planning and analysis (FP&A), according to a survey report released today by gtnews, the global financial information resource. Findings from the...

2014-06-11 12:32:16

WALTHAM, Mass., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rocket Software (www.rocketsoftware.com) today announced that vice president and acting chief financial officer Kevin Thimble is now the company's CFO. Thimble will continue to work in the company's global headquarters in Massachusetts and report to CEO Andy Youniss. With more than 25 years of corporate finance experience, Thimble is responsible for overseeing Rocket Software's global finances, including accounting, revenue recognition,...

2014-06-11 08:28:54

Recognized for Leadership in the Profession and Region CLEVELAND, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DATATRAK International, Inc. (OTCQX: DTRK), the leader in developing cloud-based, unified eClinical(®) technologies and delivering related services for the clinical trials industry, today announced the appointment of CFO Jennifer Mabe to the Texas Society of CPAs (TSCPA) Board of Directors. "I am honored to be recognized by the Texas Society of CPAs," said Jennifer Mabe, CFO, DATATRAK. "The...

2014-06-09 12:34:41

TORONTO, June 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Softchoice, a leading North American technology solutions and services provider, announced today the appointment of Simon Parmar as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Finance. Mr. Parmar comes to Softchoice from the Canadian Securities Institute (CSI) where he served as Managing Director and Divisional President. "Simon's background and experience give him a holistic approach to business - spanning the areas of strategy, planning and...

2014-06-03 12:44:20

Ron Kaiser, Tony Florence of New Enterprise Associates, and CFOs from Blackboard, MAXIMUS, Parature and SAIC Honored for Excellence in Promoting the Region's Technology Community HERNDON, Va., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) announced the winners of the 18(th) Annual Greater Washington Technology CFO Awards last night at a ceremony held at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner in McLean, Va. The CFO Awards recognize local chief...

2014-06-02 08:26:54

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Extreme Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXTR), a leader in high performance networking, announced that Ken Arola is on the job beginning today, following his recently announced appointment as senior vice president and CFO. With more than 30 years of finance experience, Arola has a proven history of driving ongoing financial momentum for high technology and medical device companies. "We have been intensely focused on integration following the...

2014-05-30 12:26:10

CFO Relocates to New Corporate Headquarters LAS VEGAS, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) a biotechnology and research company, announced today that The Company has relocated its corporate headquarters to Las Vegas, Nevada and has centralized its CFO and team in the heart of Clark County in anticipation of its Nevada project. GrowBLOX Sciences CFO, Steven Weldon, has relocated from Orlando, Florida to Clark County in order to build upon the momentum...

2014-05-30 08:23:22

CFOs from North America and Western Europe are more optimistic compared to the rest of the world NEW YORK, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fifty-seven percent of finance executives believe the global economy is improving, according to the second edition of the CFO Capital Confidence Barometer results released today by EY. Though most chief financial officers (CFOs) are optimistic, striking differences exist in regional markets. Two-thirds of CFOs from North America believe conditions...

2014-05-29 08:34:53

Finance Executive Christine Russell Brings 25 Years of Diverse Knowledge to Price Optimization Firm MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vendavo, the leading provider of revenue and price optimization and management solutions, today announced that Christine Russell, a seasoned financial executive with expertise in technology IPOs and mergers and acquisitions, has joined the company as chief financial officer. Russell will be responsible for leading the company's...

2014-05-20 23:06:42

Seasoned CFO brings proven expertise to support growth plans MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 FPX, a pioneer of cloud-based sales enablement solutions, today announced it has appointed Scott Lastine as chief financial officer (CFO). Lastine will report to FPX chief executive officer, Dave Batt. “Scott is a strong and skilled leader with a successful track record of providing financial planning and analysis for rapidly growing software companies,” said Dave Batt, CEO of FPX....


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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