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LaVerne Council Joins Grant Thornton Digital Strategy Group

Grant Thornton LLP has named LaVerne H. Council as the firm’s national managing principal for Enterprise Digital Strategy and Innovation. Council previously served as a senior vice president and general manager at Mitre Corporation;…

Political Risk and Technology Worry the C-Suite

Global executives expect economic and financial volatility will be higher in the next 12 months than it was in the past year, according to the 2017 Views from the C-Suite published by A.T. Kearney's Global Business Policy Council. More…

Report on Logistics: Demand Up, Costs Declining

the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) released the 28th Annual State of Logistics Report, which shows the first decline in United States Business Logistics Costs (USBLC) since 2009, even as a surging e-commerce sector…

Boeing Form Dedicated Analytics Group

Boeing has launched Boeing AnalytX, bringing together the work of more than 800 analytics experts across the company, who are focused on transforming data into actionable insights and customer solutions. Boeing AnalytX unites existing…

Testing for Automotive Information Security

TÜV Rheinland, a provider of independent testing services, announced that it now offers information security testing for the automotive industry. With the rise of the connected car, service providers and part suppliers must prove to…

Bain Sees “Firms of the Future”

The biggest change in the last half-century is coming to the way firms are organized, managed, and financed, according to an analysis by the consulting firm Bain & Co. Four converging forces – a 4th industrial revolution, breakdowns…

AI Is Helping to Reshape Retailing

Exponential progress in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, fueled by the combination of cloud, big data and new algorithms, is transforming the retail industry, according to a study by Frost & Sullivan. As AI…

AberdeenEssentials.com Launched

Mar 21, 2016 - Aberdeen Group, a provider of technology industry data, predictive analytics and content, announced the launch of Aberdeen Essentials. The online publication  features distinct channels for professionals in IT,…

Michael Sherman Named as a “Most Influential Black”

Mar 1, 2016 - Michael Sherman, a Dallas-based partner with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), has been named one of the "Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America" by Savoy Magazine, a leading African-American lifestyle…

Smoofi Appoints Head of Cannabis Practice

Apr 22, 2015 - Smoofi, Inc., of San Clemente, CA, announced that John E. ("Jack") Donahue has been appointed Chief Operating Officer. Donahue will lead Smoofi’s entry into the cannabis industry, providng consulting and advisory…