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Guidepost Growth Equity 2022 Fall Update

Guidepost continues growth momentum into 2022. Take a look at our fall update for Guidepost.

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Shibumi Announces $30M Growth Investment from Guidepost Growth Equity

Shibumi, a leading provider of strategic portfolio management software for enterprise customers, today announced it has received a $30M growth investment from Guidepost Growth Equity. This partnership will further accelerate the Company’s global market expansion, product development, and go-to-market initiatives.

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Guidepost Growth Equity Announces Expansion of Leadership Team

Guidepost Growth Equity, a leading growth equity firm, today announced the hiring of Nate Machado as Operating Partner, and Taylor Doherty and Reginald Seawright as Vice Presidents. Additionally, Steve Brown has been promoted to Vice President.

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Guidepost Named One of Inc.’s Founder-Friendly Investors of 2022

Inc.’s annual Founder-Friendly Investors list offers an inside track on the PE and VC firms that help founder-led companies grow.

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Atlas Raises Series B Strategic Investment of up to $200 Million from Sixth Street Growth

Atlas, an industry leader in Employer of Record (EOR) Solutions and Technology, announced today that it has partnered with Sixth Street Growth, the growth investing business of global investment firm Sixth Street.

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OutSystems is Named to the 2022 Forbes Cloud 100

OutSystems, a global leader in high-performance application development, has been named to the Forbes 2022 Cloud 100, the definitive ranking of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world, published by Forbes in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures.

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WP Engine Acquires Popular Delicious Brains WordPress Plugins Including Developer Favorite Advanced Custom Fields

WP Engine, the world’s most trusted WordPress technology company, today announced it will acquire five of the most popular developer-centric tools for WordPress from Delicious Brains, strengthening the company’s offerings for both traditional and headless managed WordPress.

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Elements Rebrands to Atlas, Launching SaaS-based Human Experience Management Platform For Managing Global People Operations

Leading Employer of Record (EOR) organization Elements Global Services today announced it is rebranding as Atlas to reflect the launch of its SaaS-based Human Experience Management (HXM) platform that streamlines operations for globally distributed workforces.

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The Sticky Subject of HR Compliance

In 2021, compliance—staying informed and on top of it—ranked second only to mitigating healthcare costs in a Zywave Broker Services Survey asking employers to identify their top challenges related to HR and employee benefits.

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Tractive GPS Dog LTE Tracker Review

Congratulations to Tractive on receiving the PCMag Editors’ Choice Award!

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Salesforce Acquires Traction on Demand

Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) acquired Traction on Demand, a Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada-based dedicated Salesforce consulting and application development firm delivering cross-platform strategies and solutions.

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dscout Raises $70M To Accelerate Growth, Empower Organizations to Deliver Human Insight at Enterprise Scale

dscout, the fast-growing remote experience research technology platform, announced today it has secured $70 million in Series C funding led by Guidepost Growth Equity.

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The Top 25 Growth Equity Firms of 2021

Guidepost Growth Equity named to the GrowthCap list of Top 25 Growth Equity firms of 2021.

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Best GPS Pet Trackers

The right GPS pet tracker can help keep dogs-and even some cats- from going AWOL and Tractive has been named at the top of the list!

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Guidepost Growth Equity 2021 in Review

Guidepost continues to grow and develop our team and partnerships. Take a look at 2021 in review for Guidepost.

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Cint Group AB (publ) completes the acquisition of Lucid Holdings, LLC

Cint Group AB (publ) (“Cint” or the “Company”), a global software leader in digital insights gathering, has completed the acquisition of Lucid Holdings, LLC (“Lucid”), which was announced through a press release on 27 October 2021 and issued new shares as part of the consideration.

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GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors of 2021

Chris Cavanagh named to the GrowthCap Top 40 under 40 list for 2021.

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ActiveViam Expands Board Role as Chairman for Veteran Technology Executive Tom Eacobacci

ActiveViam, an enterprise data analytics and risk management software platform purpose-built for large financial services institutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Eacobacci as Chairman of its Board.

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ActiveViam Adds Former Wells Fargo Executive to its Board of Directors

ActiveViam, an enterprise data analytics and risk management software platform purpose-built for large financial services institutions, is pleased to announce that Walter Dolhare, a former Wells Fargo executive, has joined its Board of Directors.

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Cint Group AB (publ) to acquire Lucid, intends to raise equity and has secured debt financing

Cint Group AB (publ) (“Cint” or the “Company”) has today entered into an agreement with the shareholders of Lucid Holdings LLC (“Lucid”) to acquire 100 percent of the stock in Lucid (the “Transaction”) for a consideration of approximately USD 1,070 million on a cash- and debt- free basis, of which approximately USD 470 million is payable in newly issued Cint shares and approximately USD 580 million is payable in cash (the “Consideration”).

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Sweden’s Cint Jumps After $1.1 Billion U.S. Acquisition

Swedish market research firm Cint Group AB agreed to buy U.S. analytics company Lucid Holdings LLC for about $1.1 billion to expand its foothold in the digital survey market.

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Atheneum nabs $150M to build out its ‘research as a service’ platform for virtual surveys and interviews

Atheneum, which provides a platform for companies to conduct and analyze research sourced through virtual interviews and surveys with stakeholders (that is, research solutions that include qualitative expert consultations, quantitative surveys and big data products to parse the results), has closed $150 million in funding.

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Shutterfly Acquires Spoonflower in Major Expansion Beyond Photo Personalization

Shutterfly, a pioneer in online photo sharing and leading digital retail and manufacturing platform for personalized products, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Spoonflower, a global marketplace of custom fabric, wallpaper and home decor, in an acquisition for approximately $225 million of enterprise value subject to certain working capital and other adjustments.

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Harris Acquires US-based Healthcare SaaS Provider Ingenious Med

Harris, a global vertical market software provider and acquirer, acquires US-based healthcare SaaS provider Ingenious Med, Inc. (Ingenious Med).

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Apollo-Backed Shutterfly to Buy Spoonflower for $225 Million

Shutterfly agreed to buy home decor marketplace Spoonflower as the personalized-photography platform seeks to expand its reach in the creator economy.

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Tractive raises $35M as it expands GPS pet tracking to the US

Another sizable raise for a pet (cats and dogs) tracking company this morning. Austria-based Tractive has announced a $35 million Series A, led by Guidepost Growth Equity. The round is the company’s first since 2013, when its GPS-based tracker first hit the market.

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ThinkHR & Mammoth HR Unveil Their New Name

“You’ve known us as ThinkHR and Mammoth HR. Starting today, we are Mineral.”

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Asurint Named “Top Employment Screening Service Company” for 2021

Background screening provider, Asurint, announced today that the company has been named to HR Tech Outlook’s prestigious list of Top Pre-Employment Screening Service Companies for 2021.

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The 15 Largest US Tech Startup Funding Rounds of February 2021

The TechWatch Media Group audience is driving progress and innovation on a global scale. With its regional media properties (NYC Tech, LA Tech, London Tech, Paris Tech, Boston Tech) TechWatch Media Group is the highway for technology and entrepreneurship.

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OutSystems, Software Development Platform Leader, Raises $150 Million Investment at $9.5 Billion Valuation

Growth equity raised demonstrates expanding market for smarter ways to build modern applications. Abdiel Capital, Tiger Global join Goldman Sachs, KKR, Guidepost Growth Equity, and Armilar Venture Partners in recognizing unique opportunity.

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TechTarget Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire BrightTALK, a Leading Virtual Events Platform in the Enterprise IT Market

TechTarget, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTGT), the global leader in B2B technology purchase intent data today announced a definitive agreement to acquire BrightTALK, a leading marketing platform for webinars and virtual events in the enterprise IT market.

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Modern tech leaders are building apps, not buying them

The SaaS revolution has changed many things for CIOs and CTOs, but as the number of tools and platforms that are essential to daily business operations increases, one key consideration should be front and center: your interests and your vendors’ interests aren’t inherently aligned.

Read More
Spoonflower Launches Partnership with The Honest Company

Spoonflower, the world’s largest custom fabric, wallpaper and home decor digital marketplace, today announced a strategic partnership with leading baby and clean beauty brand The Honest Company. Wallpaper, growth charts and decals featuring the most iconic and popular designs from The Honest Company are now available for customers to shop and purchase on Spoonflower.com.

Read More
Elements Global Services Announces $20 Million Minority Growth Equity Investment From Guidepost to Further Revolutionize the Global HR Industry

Elements Global Services, the leading Employer of Record and Business Intelligence services provider, announced that it has closed a $20 million minority investment from Guidepost Growth Equity, a leading growth equity firm focused on high-growth technology companies.

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The Top 100 Software Companies of 2020

The Software Report is pleased to announce The Top 100 Software Companies of 2020. These companies provide some of the most important and impactful software solutions for businesses across the globe.
Outsystems is featured at number 29!

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Op-Ed By CEO Tom Riley on Caregiving in Military Families & Alzheimer’s Published on Today.com

TODAY.com published an article co-authored by Tom Riley, President & CEO of Seniorlink, and Ricahrd Lui, News Anchor at MSNBC, about the unique challenges family caregivers to veterans face in the United States.

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WP Engine Appoints Jason Teichman As COO

WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), today announced it has appointed Jason Teichman as Chief Operating Officer. As COO of WP Engine, Jason will be responsible for overseeing the full customer journey of the business, driving strong operational excellence, global growth and amplifying the company’s customer-inspired culture.

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Durham digital textile company sees business boom

Spoonflower, a digital textile company in Durham, has seen its business take off recently and has announced plans to expand its operation.

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My turn: Nelia Maria LeClair: Family caregivers are on the front lines of pandemic, too

Nelia Maria LeClair, MSW, is a district manager for Caregiver Homes, which supports families across the state of Rhode Island through Rite @ Home, a state Medicaid program.

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We gave our employees a ‘stimulus package.’ Other employers should do the same

Our only ask was this: Use the cash to cover any costs you incur in shifting to working from home, and then spend the rest supporting local small businesses.

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William McIvor Helps Build the Link Between Healthcare and Home

Seniorlink EVP William McIvor seeks to empower family members who manage care for their elderly loved ones by providing them with the tools they need.

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Boston company supports caregivers navigating COVID-19 with loved ones

There are around 900,000 caregivers living in Massachusetts and COVID-19 has dramatically changed their lives. One Boston company is making a difference from afar.

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Durham’s Spoonflower lands e-commerce vet as CEO

A veteran of e-commerce brands is taking on the top spot at a buzzy Durham upstart: custom-fabric marketplace Spoonflower.

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Green Rabbit Appoints World-Class Grocery and Food Industry Leaders to Its Board of Directors

Green Rabbit, the leading e-commerce cold chain logistics provider to the food industry, today announced the appointment of three world-class leaders from the grocery, retail and consumer goods industries to serve as independent members on its board of directors: James McCann, Paal Gisholt and Roger McEldowney.

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Guidepost Growth Equity 2022 Fall Update

Guidepost continues growth momentum into 2022. Take a look at our fall update for Guidepost.

Read More
Guidepost Growth Equity Announces Expansion of Leadership Team

Guidepost Growth Equity, a leading growth equity firm, today announced the hiring of Nate Machado as Operating Partner, and Taylor Doherty and Reginald Seawright as Vice Presidents. Additionally, Steve Brown has been promoted to Vice President.

Read More
Guidepost Named One of Inc.’s Founder-Friendly Investors of 2022

Inc.’s annual Founder-Friendly Investors list offers an inside track on the PE and VC firms that help founder-led companies grow.

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The Top 25 Growth Equity Firms of 2021

Guidepost Growth Equity named to the GrowthCap list of Top 25 Growth Equity firms of 2021.

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Guidepost Growth Equity 2021 in Review

Guidepost continues to grow and develop our team and partnerships. Take a look at 2021 in review for Guidepost.

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GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors of 2021

Chris Cavanagh named to the GrowthCap Top 40 under 40 list for 2021.

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Shibumi Announces $30M Growth Investment from Guidepost Growth Equity

Shibumi, a leading provider of strategic portfolio management software for enterprise customers, today announced it has received a $30M growth investment from Guidepost Growth Equity. This partnership will further accelerate the Company’s global market expansion, product development, and go-to-market initiatives.

Read More
Atlas Raises Series B Strategic Investment of up to $200 Million from Sixth Street Growth

Atlas, an industry leader in Employer of Record (EOR) Solutions and Technology, announced today that it has partnered with Sixth Street Growth, the growth investing business of global investment firm Sixth Street.

Read More
OutSystems is Named to the 2022 Forbes Cloud 100

OutSystems, a global leader in high-performance application development, has been named to the Forbes 2022 Cloud 100, the definitive ranking of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world, published by Forbes in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures.

Read More
WP Engine Acquires Popular Delicious Brains WordPress Plugins Including Developer Favorite Advanced Custom Fields

WP Engine, the world’s most trusted WordPress technology company, today announced it will acquire five of the most popular developer-centric tools for WordPress from Delicious Brains, strengthening the company’s offerings for both traditional and headless managed WordPress.

Read More
Elements Rebrands to Atlas, Launching SaaS-based Human Experience Management Platform For Managing Global People Operations

Leading Employer of Record (EOR) organization Elements Global Services today announced it is rebranding as Atlas to reflect the launch of its SaaS-based Human Experience Management (HXM) platform that streamlines operations for globally distributed workforces.

Read More
The Sticky Subject of HR Compliance

In 2021, compliance—staying informed and on top of it—ranked second only to mitigating healthcare costs in a Zywave Broker Services Survey asking employers to identify their top challenges related to HR and employee benefits.

Read More
Tractive GPS Dog LTE Tracker Review

Congratulations to Tractive on receiving the PCMag Editors’ Choice Award!

Read More
Salesforce Acquires Traction on Demand

Salesforce (NYSE: CRM) acquired Traction on Demand, a Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada-based dedicated Salesforce consulting and application development firm delivering cross-platform strategies and solutions.

Read More
dscout Raises $70M To Accelerate Growth, Empower Organizations to Deliver Human Insight at Enterprise Scale

dscout, the fast-growing remote experience research technology platform, announced today it has secured $70 million in Series C funding led by Guidepost Growth Equity.

Read More
Best GPS Pet Trackers

The right GPS pet tracker can help keep dogs-and even some cats- from going AWOL and Tractive has been named at the top of the list!

Read More
Cint Group AB (publ) completes the acquisition of Lucid Holdings, LLC

Cint Group AB (publ) (“Cint” or the “Company”), a global software leader in digital insights gathering, has completed the acquisition of Lucid Holdings, LLC (“Lucid”), which was announced through a press release on 27 October 2021 and issued new shares as part of the consideration.

Read More
ActiveViam Expands Board Role as Chairman for Veteran Technology Executive Tom Eacobacci

ActiveViam, an enterprise data analytics and risk management software platform purpose-built for large financial services institutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Eacobacci as Chairman of its Board.

Read More
ActiveViam Adds Former Wells Fargo Executive to its Board of Directors

ActiveViam, an enterprise data analytics and risk management software platform purpose-built for large financial services institutions, is pleased to announce that Walter Dolhare, a former Wells Fargo executive, has joined its Board of Directors.

Read More
Cint Group AB (publ) to acquire Lucid, intends to raise equity and has secured debt financing

Cint Group AB (publ) (“Cint” or the “Company”) has today entered into an agreement with the shareholders of Lucid Holdings LLC (“Lucid”) to acquire 100 percent of the stock in Lucid (the “Transaction”) for a consideration of approximately USD 1,070 million on a cash- and debt- free basis, of which approximately USD 470 million is payable in newly issued Cint shares and approximately USD 580 million is payable in cash (the “Consideration”).

Read More
Sweden’s Cint Jumps After $1.1 Billion U.S. Acquisition

Swedish market research firm Cint Group AB agreed to buy U.S. analytics company Lucid Holdings LLC for about $1.1 billion to expand its foothold in the digital survey market.

Read More
Atheneum nabs $150M to build out its ‘research as a service’ platform for virtual surveys and interviews

Atheneum, which provides a platform for companies to conduct and analyze research sourced through virtual interviews and surveys with stakeholders (that is, research solutions that include qualitative expert consultations, quantitative surveys and big data products to parse the results), has closed $150 million in funding.

Read More
Shutterfly Acquires Spoonflower in Major Expansion Beyond Photo Personalization

Shutterfly, a pioneer in online photo sharing and leading digital retail and manufacturing platform for personalized products, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Spoonflower, a global marketplace of custom fabric, wallpaper and home decor, in an acquisition for approximately $225 million of enterprise value subject to certain working capital and other adjustments.

Read More
Harris Acquires US-based Healthcare SaaS Provider Ingenious Med

Harris, a global vertical market software provider and acquirer, acquires US-based healthcare SaaS provider Ingenious Med, Inc. (Ingenious Med).

Read More
Apollo-Backed Shutterfly to Buy Spoonflower for $225 Million

Shutterfly agreed to buy home decor marketplace Spoonflower as the personalized-photography platform seeks to expand its reach in the creator economy.

Read More
Tractive raises $35M as it expands GPS pet tracking to the US

Another sizable raise for a pet (cats and dogs) tracking company this morning. Austria-based Tractive has announced a $35 million Series A, led by Guidepost Growth Equity. The round is the company’s first since 2013, when its GPS-based tracker first hit the market.

Read More
ThinkHR & Mammoth HR Unveil Their New Name

“You’ve known us as ThinkHR and Mammoth HR. Starting today, we are Mineral.”

Read More
Asurint Named “Top Employment Screening Service Company” for 2021

Background screening provider, Asurint, announced today that the company has been named to HR Tech Outlook’s prestigious list of Top Pre-Employment Screening Service Companies for 2021.

Read More
The 15 Largest US Tech Startup Funding Rounds of February 2021

The TechWatch Media Group audience is driving progress and innovation on a global scale. With its regional media properties (NYC Tech, LA Tech, London Tech, Paris Tech, Boston Tech) TechWatch Media Group is the highway for technology and entrepreneurship.

Read More
OutSystems, Software Development Platform Leader, Raises $150 Million Investment at $9.5 Billion Valuation

Growth equity raised demonstrates expanding market for smarter ways to build modern applications. Abdiel Capital, Tiger Global join Goldman Sachs, KKR, Guidepost Growth Equity, and Armilar Venture Partners in recognizing unique opportunity.

Read More
TechTarget Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire BrightTALK, a Leading Virtual Events Platform in the Enterprise IT Market

TechTarget, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTGT), the global leader in B2B technology purchase intent data today announced a definitive agreement to acquire BrightTALK, a leading marketing platform for webinars and virtual events in the enterprise IT market.

Read More
Modern tech leaders are building apps, not buying them

The SaaS revolution has changed many things for CIOs and CTOs, but as the number of tools and platforms that are essential to daily business operations increases, one key consideration should be front and center: your interests and your vendors’ interests aren’t inherently aligned.

Read More
Spoonflower Launches Partnership with The Honest Company

Spoonflower, the world’s largest custom fabric, wallpaper and home decor digital marketplace, today announced a strategic partnership with leading baby and clean beauty brand The Honest Company. Wallpaper, growth charts and decals featuring the most iconic and popular designs from The Honest Company are now available for customers to shop and purchase on Spoonflower.com.

Read More
Elements Global Services Announces $20 Million Minority Growth Equity Investment From Guidepost to Further Revolutionize the Global HR Industry

Elements Global Services, the leading Employer of Record and Business Intelligence services provider, announced that it has closed a $20 million minority investment from Guidepost Growth Equity, a leading growth equity firm focused on high-growth technology companies.

Read More
The Top 100 Software Companies of 2020

The Software Report is pleased to announce The Top 100 Software Companies of 2020. These companies provide some of the most important and impactful software solutions for businesses across the globe.
Outsystems is featured at number 29!

Read More
Op-Ed By CEO Tom Riley on Caregiving in Military Families & Alzheimer’s Published on Today.com

TODAY.com published an article co-authored by Tom Riley, President & CEO of Seniorlink, and Ricahrd Lui, News Anchor at MSNBC, about the unique challenges family caregivers to veterans face in the United States.

Read More
WP Engine Appoints Jason Teichman As COO

WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), today announced it has appointed Jason Teichman as Chief Operating Officer. As COO of WP Engine, Jason will be responsible for overseeing the full customer journey of the business, driving strong operational excellence, global growth and amplifying the company’s customer-inspired culture.

Read More
Durham digital textile company sees business boom

Spoonflower, a digital textile company in Durham, has seen its business take off recently and has announced plans to expand its operation.

Read More
My turn: Nelia Maria LeClair: Family caregivers are on the front lines of pandemic, too

Nelia Maria LeClair, MSW, is a district manager for Caregiver Homes, which supports families across the state of Rhode Island through Rite @ Home, a state Medicaid program.

Read More
We gave our employees a ‘stimulus package.’ Other employers should do the same

Our only ask was this: Use the cash to cover any costs you incur in shifting to working from home, and then spend the rest supporting local small businesses.

Read More
William McIvor Helps Build the Link Between Healthcare and Home

Seniorlink EVP William McIvor seeks to empower family members who manage care for their elderly loved ones by providing them with the tools they need.

Read More
Boston company supports caregivers navigating COVID-19 with loved ones

There are around 900,000 caregivers living in Massachusetts and COVID-19 has dramatically changed their lives. One Boston company is making a difference from afar.

Read More
Green Rabbit Appoints World-Class Grocery and Food Industry Leaders to Its Board of Directors

Green Rabbit, the leading e-commerce cold chain logistics provider to the food industry, today announced the appointment of three world-class leaders from the grocery, retail and consumer goods industries to serve as independent members on its board of directors: James McCann, Paal Gisholt and Roger McEldowney.

Read More

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