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2011-07-14 06:02:00

NEW YORK, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Deck (www.ondeckcapital.com), the technology platform that connects Main Street directly to capital, today announced the appointments of Paul Rosen as Senior Vice President of Sales and James Hobson as Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Platform Solutions. "We are excited to have both Paul and James join the On Deck team," said Brad Kime, president, On Deck. "Both have proven track records in high-growth companies, and as On...

2010-09-30 09:28:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman Gay Global Capital, a leading middle market private equity firm, today announced that it has made a majority investment in iQor Holdings Inc., a global provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) services and the second largest accounts receivable management company in the world. iQor's current management team will remain in place and retain a significant ownership stake in the company. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed....

2009-12-01 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- iQor, a global provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) services, was included in the 2009 InfoWorld 100 Awards Top 100 IT project of 2009 for its biometric-enabled ERP system, TeQ21. This was the first submission for iQor. "We are honored to be recognized among this prestigious list of companies," said Vikas Kapoor, president and CEO of iQor. "TeQ21 is completely transforming the way we do business, allowing us to work faster, smarter and with...

2009-11-17 06:00:00

NEW YORK and MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Signaling a commitment to expand its business in the Twin Cities region, iQor, Inc., a global provider of business process outsourcing services (BPO), announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art facility in Minneapolis that has the capacity for over 1,000 employees. "iQor has deep roots in the Twin Cities," said Vikas Kapoor, President and Chief Executive Officer of iQor. "The region has been a terrific market for us, and will...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'