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2014-04-09 12:35:27

Disconnect Between Tax and Business Operations Translate Into Missed Opportunities and Heightened Risks NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While industry leaders continue to rank cloud a key driver in business transformation for enterprises over the next three years, results of a new survey from U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm KPMG LLP indicate that many companies remain lost when it comes to the tax implications of doing business in the cloud - leading to missed cost savings...

2014-04-08 08:38:44

18th Annual Awards Recognize Regional CFOs and Financiers for Excellence HERNDON, Va., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2014 Greater Washington Technology CFO Awards, which recognize chief financial officers and financiers for extraordinary achievement and excellence in promoting the development of the Greater Washington region's technology community. Now in its 18(th) year, the NVTC-produced...

2014-04-07 23:28:34

TaxConnex, America’s leading independent provider of sales tax consulting, sales tax outsourcing and sales tax nexus services announces the addition of Linda Cummings as Account Executive. Linda brings substantial experience in providing sales tax compliance solutions. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 TaxConnex, America’s leading independent provider of sales tax consulting, sales tax outsourcing and sales tax nexus services is proud to announce the newest member of our Sales and...

2014-03-20 08:28:06

Technology and Consulting Veteran Brings International Advisory Expertise to Fast-Growing Mobile Engagement Provider BOSTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile engagement provider Mobiquity (www.mobiquityinc.com) today announced that Michael Donahue is joining its Board of Directors. Donahue brings extensive background in building and managing technology services companies, including serving as Chief Operating Officer at BearingPoint (formerly KPMG Consulting). Logo -...

2014-03-18 08:32:14

Company Begins Active Executive Search for New CFO YORK, Pa., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or "Company") (NASDAQ: UNIS, ASX: UNS) today announced that Mr. Dennis Pyers, Vice-President and Controller of Unilife since 2010, has been named Interim CFO. Mr. Pyers replaces Mr. Richard Wieland who is leaving Unilife after four years as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Alan Shortall, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Unilife,...

2014-03-04 16:24:17

Panel Discussion to Look at Congressman Camp's 'Comprehensive Discussion Draft' and Obama Administration Proposals in FY15 Budget NEW YORK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG's Tax Governance Institute (TGI) will examine the recently released "comprehensive discussion draft" from U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.) to overhaul the Internal Revenue Code and tax proposals in the Obama Administration's Fiscal Year 2015 budget during a live video webcast on Friday,...

2014-03-03 08:24:52

SEOUL, South Korea, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yvo de Boer, the current KPMG Global Chairman of the Climate Change & Sustainability Services (CC&S) and former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), has been appointed as head of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140303/HK75190 ) Succeeding Howard Bamsey, Mr. de Boer will lead the Seoul-based international organization as...

2014-02-18 08:41:37

FREIBURG, Germany, February 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading European business intelligence (BI) software provider Jedox has posted record sales growth for 2013. Preliminary year-end revenue was EUR8.8 million, which was an increase of 10.1% over 2012 and exceeded the company's own forecast for the year. 2013 also witnessed renewed investment in R&D and staffing at Jedox. Sector analyst Gartner estimates global BI market growth at 6-7% per annum,...

2014-02-03 12:25:21

AML Considered A High Risk Area For Majority Of Businesses: KPMG International NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attention being paid by senior management to money laundering challenges is at an all time high according to findings from a new KPMG International report. Nine in ten of respondents (88 percent) said that AML issues are back at the top of the agenda for senior management rather than being squeezed by competing priorities as has been the case in similar studies over the past...

2014-01-28 12:32:54

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nicholas Percoco, a prominent cyber security professional, has joined KPMG LLP as a Director in the firm's Information Protection group. Percoco is known for his cyber security research on mobile devices and data breach statistics. Percoco is based in the firm's Chicago office and will be responsible for global corporate security program development, advanced threat defense, incident management and security research. "Nicholas brings nearly...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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