Several salespeople with Lenexa-based Silpada Designs posted on Facebook on Tuesday about the company closing. In information for representatives, the company says it cannot reverse declining revenue. Company officials have not returned phone calls.
Overland Park-based Sprint has fulfilled its three-year commitment to the Sprint Accelerator in Kansas City and is looking for corporate and civic partners to help sponsor next year’s program, CEO Marcelo Claure said Tuesday during the Sprint Accelerator demo day event.
Services can be as simple as paying rent for access to space and equipment or as complex as equity or other type of arrangement involving technical help from the shop’s own design team of contracted experts in a variety of fields
For the past two years, Teresa Heinz has been holding deep discussions with the Heinz Endowments' board of directors and its top executive about who among the next generation of her family would lead the foundation built on the fortunes of Pittsburgh's H.J. Heinz Co. ketchup empire.
For the second year in a row, female CEOs earned more than their male counterparts and received bigger raises. But only a small sliver of the largest companies are run by women, and experts say gender parity at the top remains way off.