This Week
  • Renovation work begins this fall on the Sibley Building. Click on the image for a slideshow.

  • Eber Bros. is in a legal fight with the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp.

  • Tapping into a business model mostly used in larger cities has led to growth at Inde.

  • Suzanne Nasipak-Chapman is Rochester market executive for First Niagara Financial Group.

  • New hotels add to Rochester's hospitality scene, but their impact is not yet certain.

  • The new Golisano Children's Hospital is dedicated.

Xerox named to list of top innovators

Rochester Business Journal
December 6, 2012

Xerox Corp. was named a 2012 Top 100 Global Innovator by Thomson Reuters.

The companies were selected on a system that evaluated overall patent volume, patent grant success rate, global reach of patent portfolio and patent influence as evidenced by citations.

Xerox received 1,030 U.S. patents in 2011, including patents from its wholly owned subsidiaries.

In other Xerox news, the company announced one of its local engineers will be presented with the 2013 Black Engineering of the Year Special Recognition award at the upcoming BEYA/STEM Global Competitiveness Conference in February in Washington D.C.

Antonio Williams, director of the marking elements and integration laboratory at the Xerox research facility in Webster, is being recognized for his engineering expertise, leadership skills and a willingness to “up his game” as a researcher. It also recognizes his commitment to diversity and mentoring young professionals.

“Antonio exemplifies the need for our people not only to offer technological expertise, but also contribute in ways that will help our company adapt to this ever-changing market,” said James Larson, vice president of the Xerox Research Center Webster, in a statement. 

 (c) 2012 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or e-mail service@rbj.net.
 


What You're Saying 

There are no comments yet. Be the first to add yours!

Post Your Own Comment

 
Username:
Password:

Not registered? Sign up now!
 

To Do   Text Size
Post CommentPost A Comment eMail Size1
View CommentsView All Comments PrintPrint Size2
ReprintsReprints Size3
  • E-mailed
  • Commented
  • Viewed
RBJ   Google