WestJet to purchase Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners
WestJet has entered into a  definitive purchase agreement with The Boeing Company for up to 20 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner...
Jeff Harmening Named Chief Executive Officer of General Mills
General Mills board of directors has elected Jeffrey L. Harmening Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective June 1, 2017. The board...
Carvana Continues Rapid Growth While Revolutionizing the Car Buying Industry
Carvana, the leading national online auto retailer and creator of the world’s first coin-operated Car Vending Machine, closed a...
Salesforce Launches New AppExchange Partner Program Empowering Millions of Developers and ISVs to Blaze New Trails in the $389 Billion Salesforce Economy
Salesforce has launched the Salesforce AppExchange Partner Program. The new program—coupled with latest advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) from Salesforce Einstein and the power of the Salesforce Trailhead guided learning platform—accelerates the ability of any developer, startup or ISV to build, market and sell intelligent apps for the $389 billion Salesforce... Read more
Intel to Acquire Mobileye
Intel Corporation and Mobileye have entered into a definitive agreement under which Intel would acquire Mobileye, a global leader in the development of computer vision and machine learning, data analysis, localization and mapping for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous driving. Pursuant to the agreement, a subsidiary of Intel... Read more
Carvana Continues Rapid Growth While Revolutionizing the Car Buying Industry
Carvana, the leading national online auto retailer and creator of the world’s first coin-operated Car Vending Machine, closed a new $160 million Series C funding round, bringing total funding to $460 million. Founded in 2013 and based in Phoenix, Ariz., Carvana is the first complete online auto retailer offering vehicle... Read more
Fast-Growing Beauty Brand, GLAMSQUAD Raises $15 Million
(Pictured Above): Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, Co-founder and CEO of GLAMSQUAD GLAMSQUAD, the market leader in mobile beauty services, raises $15 million Series B financing round from New Enterprise Associates (“NEA”) , with participation from existing investors SoftBank Capital, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Montage Ventures and AOL’s BBG Ventures. GLAMSQUAD, which... Read more
Innit Raises $25 Million to Unlock Information Within Food
Innit, a new company that manages and connects food information, launched at the Smart Kitchen Summit in Seattle with initial funding of over $25 million from founders and strategic investors. Innit unlocks and listens to the information within food through science, technology and culinary expertise. Through its cloud-based platform,... Read more