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Jobvite Recognized for Outstanding Customer Service in the 2014 Stevie Awards

SAN MATEO, CA –  Jobvite, the comprehensive recruitment platform for the world’s fastest-growing companies, was presented with three customer service-related awards in the 2014 Stevie Awards this past Friday, February 21, in Las Vegas, Nevada. The recipient of the 2014 People’s Choice Stevie® Awards for Favorite Customer Service in the Computer Software (100 or more employees) category, […]

MIT Technology Review Names Arcadia Biosciences to Its 50 Smartest Companies List

DAVIS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Arcadia Biosciences, Inc., an agricultural technology company focused on developing technologies and products that benefit the environment and human health, has been named to MIT Technology Review’s 2014 50 Smartest Companies list. The list spotlights those companies that over the past year made a difference through their innovations by filling a need or challenging others […]

Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corp. (OL&T) Announces Investment from Goldman, Sachs & Co.

DANBURY, Conn. (Feb. 11, 2014) – Odyssey Logistics & Technology Corporation (“OL&T”), today announced its acceptance of a non-controlling capital investment from Goldman, Sachs & Co. (NYSE: GS). OL&T has indicated that the capital will be used in its ongoing programs of strategic acquisitions and global expansion. “This is an exciting time for Odyssey,” said […]

Auspex Announces Completion Of Initial Public Offering

Auspex Announces Completion Of Initial Public Offering And Exercise In Full Of Underwriters’ Over-Allotment Option   LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Auspex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ASPX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel medicines for the treatment of orphan diseases, today announced the completion of its initial public offering of 8,050,000 shares of its common […]

Velocity Pharmaceutical Development and Tigercat Pharma Inc. Announce Submission of IND Application for VPD-737

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Aug. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Velocity Pharmaceutical Development, LLC (“VPD”) and Tigercat Pharma, Inc., (“Tigercat”) announced today the submission of an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for VPD-737 for the treatment of chronic pruritus. Tigercat licensed worldwide rights to VPD-737 (Serlopitant), an NK-1 receptor antagonist, from […]

Dassault Systèmes Completes Apriso Acquisition

Extending 3DEXPERIENCE to Global Manufacturing Operations Management Market and Expanding Addressable Market Opportunity VÉLIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France — July 2, 2013 —Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced the completion of the acquisition of Apriso, a leading […]

Millennium: Takeda Acquires San Diego’s Intellikine for $190M Upfront

Japan-based Takeda Pharmaceuticals, which has its cancer drug development operations in Cambridge, MA, said today it is acquiring San Diego-based Intellikine to get ahold of the startup’s portfolio of cancer drugs. Takeda said it has agreed to pay $190 million upfront, plus another $120 million in future milestone payments, to acquire privately held Intellikine. Through this deal, […]