Sun Life announces technology partnership with UKG

Sun Life announces partnership with UKG to automate and simplify absence management for employers(Representational Image)

Sun Life U.S., a leading provider of group benefits and health services, yesterday announced a new technology partnership with UKG, a leading provider of HR, payroll, workforce management, and culture solutions for all people. The partnership will enable Sun Life clients who use UKG Pro Workforce Management to save hundreds of hours on absence management tasks. […]

Epsilon announces investment to strengthen EV battery industry in US

Epsilon Advanced Materials (EAM) plans to build a $650 million graphite anode manufacturing facility in Brunswick County, N.C

Epsilon Advanced Materials (EAM), India’s leading battery materials company, announced today, alongside N.C. Governor Roy Cooper at Brunswick County Community College, plans to build a $650 million graphite anode manufacturing facility in Brunswick County of North Carolina. The facility is the first and largest Indian investment in the U.S. electric vehicle (EV) battery industry. “We’re […]

FPT and Silvaco announces partners with Deal

FPT and Silvaco Ink Deal, Advancing Semiconductor Workforce and Business Expansion

FPT Semiconductor, a subsidiary of FPT Corporation, yesterday announced its partnership with Silvaco, US-based leading provider of TCAD, EDA software, and Design IP, aiming at fostering workforce and business growth in the semiconductor sector. The partnership signing ceremony took place during Vietnam Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh’s visit to the United States. This partnership focuses […]

Chronus appoints David Satterwhite as new CEO

David Satterwhite, CEO, Chronus

Chronus, the leader in mentoring software, recently announced the appointment of David Satterwhite as its new CEO. Satterwhite succeeds Seena Mortazavi who has led Chronus since 2015 after acquiring the business from the original founders via a Search Fund. Mortazavi will remain as an investor and an active member of Chronus’ board of directors. During […]

GIS Software innovator VertiGIS acquires ibR

GIS Software Innovator VertiGIS Acquires Fellow Location-Intelligence Company ibR

VertiGIS, a leading solution provider and software developer in the field of geographic information systems (GIS) and spatial asset management, yesterday announced it has acquired ibR Gesellschaft für Geoinformation mbH (ibR). VertiGIS also announced a new business unit for land management which combines its expertise across the DACH region—comprising Germany, Austria and Switzerland—as well as […]

Enghouse Systems wholly acquires Lifesize

Enghouse Systems Completes Lifesize Acquisition Technology Addition Enhances Cloud Contact Center And Video Businesses

Enghouse Systems Limited, announced the successful completion of its acquisition of substantially all the assets of Lifesize, a cloud communications company.  The previously announced transaction was approved under a U.S. Bankruptcy Court process for a purchase price of approximately US$ 20.7 million, subject to adjustments. Lifesize’s technology offerings are designed to empower enterprises in managing their hybrid […]

Wrike undergoes ownership and leadership transition

Andrew Filev, Wrike Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Wrike, a leader in collaborative work management, recently announced the completion of its recapitalization and ownership transition to Symphony Technology Group (STG), a private equity firm specializing in software, data, and analytics. Under the terms of the deal, Vista Equity Partners and Elliott Investment Management L.P. will transfer full ownership of Wrike to STG, marking the final chapter in Wrike’s […]

Smartsheet welcomes Khozema Shipchandler to its Board of Directors

Khozema Shipchandler, member, Board of Directors, Smartsheet

Smartsheet, the enterprise platform for modern work management, yesterday announced the appointment of Khozema Shipchandler to its board of directors. He will also serve on the board’s Audit Committee. Shipchandler, President, Communications at Twilio Inc. and a 22-year veteran of General Electric, brings a depth and breadth of experience to Smartsheet, with a focus on […]

BGSF, Inc. includes Donna Carroll in the Board of Directors

Donna caroll

BGSF, Inc., a growing provider of consulting, managed services, and professional workforce solutions, recently announced that the Company expanded the Board of Directors to seven members with the appointment of Donna Carroll. Ms. Carroll is a 30-year veteran and leading strategic thinker and innovator in the professional services and staffing industry and was most recently […]

Allegion to acquire plano group, a workforce management solution firm

Allegion plc, a leading global security products and solutions provider, has, through one of its subsidiaries, signed a definitive agreement to acquire assets of plano. group (“plano”), a software-as-a-service (SaaS) workforce management solution. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2023, subject to customary closing conditions. Based in Germany, plano has […]