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RF’s strong signal

For the past few years, Harris Corp.’s Rochester-based RF Communications division has been the company’s shining star. In fiscal 2007, RF Communications-led by President Dana Mehnert-topped revenues of $1 billion for the first time. A year later, the division was ...

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Health system, RIT agree to form broad alliance

Rochester General Health System and Rochester Institute of Technology have inked an agreement to form a strategic alliance in which RGHS would be designated as the school’s official health system and RIT would become the system’s official academic affiliate. The ...

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Health systems team up in effort to beat asthma

In a rare, three-system collaboration, the University of Rochester Medical Center’s Strong Health, Unity Health System and Rochester General Health System have formed a partnership to develop an asthma program targeting city of Rochester schoolchildren. The effort is not the ...

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Non-Profit Report: Genesee Center for the Arts and Education

The Genesee Center for the Arts & Education aims to educate, encourage and inspire all people to create and enjoy the visual arts. The organization provides art services and art education to community members, with an emphasis on the underserved ...

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Firm splits leadership with CEO, COO

Insero & Co. CPAs P.C. has restructured its top management, with Frank Insero moving from managing partner to CEO and Nancy Catarisano becoming the firm’s first chief operating officer. Catarisano, 47, officially assumed her new responsibilities this month but has ...

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USAirports agrees to buy operations of competitor here

USAirports, a provider of aviation services and air charters at Greater Rochester International Airport and airports in 13 other cities, plans to acquire the Rochester office of Landmark Aviation to become the sole service provider locally. The Monroe County Airport ...

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RBJ Daily

This is a recap of news reported first on the Rochester Business Journal’s Web site. To receive the Daily Report e-mail, go to rbjdaily.com/dailyform.htm. Paychex reports Q2 financials Paychex Inc. missed Street revenue expectations for the second consecutive quarter, the ...

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Portfolio: The Home Depot (NY-HD)

A weekly report compiled from the proxy statement and annual report of a publicly held company with local headquarters or a company with a major division in the area Founded in 1978 in Atlanta, Ga., the Home Depot Inc. is ...

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Alliance expected to boost RIT biomedical efforts

Rochester Institute of Technology’s plan to expand its biomedical programs, including a proposed bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering awaiting state approval and aimed for September 2010, will benefit from a strategic relationship being developed with Rochester General Health System. RIT ...

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Calendar

The Rochester Business Journal welcomes press releases. Notices of calendar events should be submitted three weeks before the event date to ensure timely publication. Send digital submissions to [email protected] FRIDAY, DEC. 19 Brighton’s Best Chapter of Business Network International Meeting-Free-7 ...

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Snap Poll

Nearly half oppose increasing taxes, fees to fix N.Y. budget But 34% support higher taxes for big earners Respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll weighed in on what steps they favor in an effort to close the ...

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The Loop

Thanksgiving in July Rochester received some national attention recently when the city was the site for a challenge on Bravo television’s Emmy-nominated show, “Top Chef.” The cooking competition pits chefs from around the globe against each other, competing for the ...

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Record

APPLICATIONS FOR AUTHORITY MONROE COUNTY A-J Urbon Inc. Processing address: c/o Novak Law Office LLC, 8748 Brecksville Road, Suite 238, Brecksville, Ohio 44141 Filer: Henry Novak Ink Systems Northwest Inc. Processing address: 3255 N.W. Yeon Ave., Portland, Ore. 97210 Filer: ...

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People

The Rochester Business Journal welcomes photos with press releases three weeks before desired publication date. Prints of digital photos cannot be used, however. If you would like your photos returned, please include a stamped, self-addressed envelope. Send digital submissions to ...

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Community Calendar

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2009 15th Annual Rochester Skyway Open; Join the Mental Health Association as they celebrate the 15th annual Skyway Open miniature golf tournament at the Clarion Riverside Hotel; This event begins at 8 a.m. with more than 500 ...

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