- Fibertech agrees to merge with Massachusetts firm in $1.9B deal
One of Rochester area’s fastest-growing firms, Fibertech Networks LLC, has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Boxborough, Mass.-based Lightower Fiber Networks for a $1.9 billion cash transaction.
- Uni-Pixel ends joint activities with Kodak
Uni-Pixel Inc. has ended its partnership with Eastman Kodak Co. Kodak plans to move forward on its own with the development of the touch screen technology.
- RAF Tabtronics in Livingston County acquired
RAF Tabtronics LLC, which has a facility in Livingston County, has been acquired by Exxelia USA for an undisclosed sum.
- Report: Rochester a top place to start a business
Rochester entrepreneurs take heart—the city is among the best in which to start a business, a new report from WalletHub shows.
- SUNY Geneseo teams win in business plan competition
Student teams from SUNY College at Geneseo’s Venture Works entrepreneurship program won five awards in this year’s New York State Business Plan Competition in Albany, college leaders said.
- Bakery to open second location
Donna Marie’s Gluten Free Bakery LLC is expanding to a second location.
- Finalists named for Pinnacle Awards
The finalists for the third annual AMA|Rochester’s Pinnacle Awards have been selected from more than 100 submissions.
Majority against opting out of state tests|
Fifty-seven percent of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll think parents who chose to opt their children out of the Common Core standardized tests made the wrong decision.
Ranked by political corruption convictions, New York outpaced all other states.
Common handbook rules may violate the NLRA|
The general counsel’s report reviews illustrative rules on subjects that are commonly at issue in unfair labor practice cases.
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