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  • Columbia tech company Lotame Solutions gets $5.5 million loan

    Columbia tech company Lotame Solutions gets $5.5 million loan
    Columbia-based technology company Lotame Solutions Inc. has been awarded a $5.5 million venture loan that's expected to help boost sales and marketing. The loan came from Horizon Technology Finance Corp. The Farmington, Conn., finance company provides...
  • Aiming high in federal contracting

    Aiming high in federal contracting
    As federal agencies pull back on spending, 7Delta's strategy is thinking big. The Columbia information technology firm, which grew by focusing on work for one federal agency, is going after larger contracts and broadening its reach. It's a...
  • Rick Scott to voters: Never mind

    Rick Scott to voters: Never mind
    ORLANDO, Fla. -- Republican Gov. Rick Scott was one of those tea party stars whom voters believed had the courage of his convictions when he promised, as recently as last summer, to block The Affordable Care Act in his state. But last week, writes the...
  • Taking the wait out of ER wait times

    Taking the wait out of ER wait times
    As a health reporter who covers consumer watchdog issues for the Tribune, I grew curious recently after receiving back-to-back e-mails from two hospitals announcing that they had started using an online reservation service for their emergency rooms....
  • Consolidation wave poised to hit state's health care services, biopharma sectors

    Like a one-two punch, two major Maryland employers in the health care service and pharmaceutical industries were the targets last week of multibillion-dollar acquisition deals. Both homegrown companies — Human Genome Sciences Inc. and Catalyst...
  • The Young Turks’ Cenk Uygur on “fake neutrality” in TV news

     
    Though the official general election season is still months away, your television is likely overrun with incendiary ads and partisan discourse that drive you nuts. But before you turn on that “news” program that makes you feel so much better,...
  • CEO pay raises jump a median of 27% in 2010, report finds

     
    CEOs paid 27% more...
  • Staff changes: Chad Terhune to cover healthcare industry

     
    A staff announcement from Business Editor John Corrigan: Reporter Chad Terhune joins the Business staff today, where he will cover the healthcare industry. An award-winning reporter for the Wall Street Journal, Businessweek and SmartMoney, Chad will...
  • ComPsych CEO a psychologist by training who has listened to his head

    ComPsych CEO a psychologist by training who has listened to his head
    Richard Chaifetz built his company and career in Chicago, but it's 300 miles southwest of here where he's a household name.    ComPsych Corp., the company Chaifetz started in 1984, grew into a worldwide provider of employee assistance programs to...
  • Chicago technology venture capital scorecard for 2011

    Chicago technology venture capital scorecard for 2011
    When technology startups are ready to turbocharge their growth, whether that means quickly expanding into new m arkets or hiring additional talent, they often turn to venture capital firms. These investors are typically interested in backing early-...
  • New Pierce County mom falls prey to health insurance scam

    New Pierce County mom falls prey to health insurance scam
    The Federal Trade Commission has put the brakes on what it calls a telemarketing scam that used President Obama’s health care law as a way to trick consumers into buying fake health insurance, including at least one Pierce County resident....