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I am a reporter for the Rochester Business Journal. I cover telecommunications, technology, Internet/software/hardware, optics and photonics, advertising/marketing/PR, media, environment, architecture, construction, sports, security, Rochester colleges and universities, breweries, wineries, tourism and the paper's Fast Start section.

HTR selects 13 teams for Lean LaunchPad program

High Tech Rochester Inc. has selected 13 teams from a pool of 33 applicants for the second season of the Lean LaunchPad program, funded by the Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation.

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Health Care Achievement Awards innovation honoree PharmaSmart International

PharmaSmart International Inc. is changing the way North America tracks hypertension. The company’s health kiosks and software are greatly expanding the ways in which blood pressure is understood and managed. “We consider ourselves experts in blood pressure management, and we ...

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Health Care Achievement Awards innovation honoree Todd Massey M.D.

Upstate New York’s only heart transplant program has advanced during its 13 years largely because of the work of Todd Massey M.D., surgical director of the University of Rochester Medical Center’s program in heart failure, artificial heart and transplantation. Massey, ...

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Measuring the effects of combat explosions

David Borkholder has provided a solution to help the 287,861 soldiers affected by traumatic brain injury by creating the blast gauge, a device that logs pressure and acceleration from exposure to explosive blast. To date more than 11,000 U.S. military ...

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$3M lab to boost capability of RIT’s Golisano Institute

The Golisano Institute for Sustainability’s estimated $3 million Makers Lab, scheduled to open in late 2014, will be a technology incubator intended to give local, national and global companies another way to grow their business—from startup to maturation. “One of ...

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FLTG extends fiber-optic network

Finger Lakes Technologies Group Inc. has extended its fiber-optic network to 1,300 miles.  The company’s network was built from private company funding and connects 20 cities and towns.

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Verizon Wireless to add 280 jobs

Verizon Wireless Inc. plans to add 280 full-time jobs in Rochester over the next few months. The positions will be focused in customer care and retail sales segments, the company said Tuesday.

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Ad Council to honor 8 at annual celebration

Eight individuals, businesses and community causes have been chosen for the Advertising Council of Rochester’s 2014 Annual Breakfast Celebration, which is to recognize winners based on their financial or volunteer support of the Ad Council.

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