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RBJ 75: Earnings growth

Ranked by total % change in net income, 2012 to 2013     1.    Berry Plastics Group Inc.    2,750.0     2.    Verizon Communications Inc.    1,213.9     3.    Harris Corp.    290.3     4.    Exelon Corp.    47.7     5.    Windstream Holdings Inc.    43.5 ...

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RBJ 75: CEO compensation Ranked by total compensation in 2013

CEO compensation Ranked by total compensation in 2013                      Compensation1         Company    Executive    2013    2012    Change     1.    JPMorgan Chase & Co.    James Dimon, chairman, president and CEO    $20,000,000     $11,500,000     73.9%     2.    ...

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Snap Poll: Wegmans is most-admired business

More than half of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll chose Wegmans, one of the area’s largest companies, as the most admired business in the Rochester region.

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Second to none

In importance to the Rochester-area economy, non-profits today are second to none.

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The RBJ 75 CEOs

Jose Acevedo M.D. President and CEO, Finger Lakes Health Acevedo became the first physician to head Finger Lakes Health when he was named president and CEO in 2010. He joined the health system in 2004 as vice president for medical ...

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There’s no question who’s No. 1: UR

With 25,773 people on its payroll in the six-county area, the University of Rochester is the region's largest non-profit employer—and the No. 1 private-sector employer by a wide margin. UR also added more employees over the last year than any other company on the 2014 RBJ 75.

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Xerox holds employer title among public firms

The Big Three is no more, but one of the trio of iconic Rochester companies—Xerox Corp. —ranks as the region's largest publicly held employer, according to the RBJ 75 special supplement to be published Friday.

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Among privately held employers here, Wegmans ranks No. 1

Wegmans Food Markets is the largest employer among privately held companies in the six-county Rochester region, according to the RBJ 75 special supplement to be published Friday. But who are the rest of the top five?

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Fast Start: The power of art

The Corner Store at Savants Ave What is Savants Ave? The seven members of Savants Ave came together as a group because of mutual friendships with a passion for the arts and creating a positive environment for the youth in ...

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Portfolio: Danaher Corporation – (NY- DHR)

Portfolio is 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. View this week's Portfolio.  

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Redskins name should stick, most say

More than three-quarters of RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll respondents oppose the federal decision to cancel trademark protection for the Washington Redskins. Slightly fewer respondents—71 percent—say franchise owner Daniel Snyder should not change the team’s name.

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A needed review

It seems hard to argue with his statement that the current laws governing the activities of certain authorities "are in need of review and reform."

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