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Mail-order firm seeing a growth trend

Jane Glazer has come a long way, baby. From a child of 10 writing a business plan for a neighborhood day camp-the only business plan she has written-to the owner and president of Home Trends mail-order catalog, Glazer has seen ...

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Engineering firm move chance to update image

When Edward Parrone last year realized that Parrone Engineering had outgrown its existing location, he decided a move was in order. He also decided it was time to revitalize the company’s corporate image. Enter Cognitive Marketing Inc. and SWBR Architects ...

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Burns takes home 2003 Athena Award

Ursula Burns has gone-in 22 years-from a summer intern to a top Xerox Corp. executive and become one of the most powerful black executives in the nation. Burns, senior vice president and president of Xerox Business Group Operations, can count ...

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Xerox’s Burns receives Athena Award

“The most valuable lesson I’ve learned over the past few years is the value of good people aligned around a common set of goals,” she said, adding that a diverse work force is “a key to success.”

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Xerox’s Burns receives Athena Award

Xerox Corp.’s top local executive today was named the 2003 Athena Award recipient. Ursula Burns, senior vice president and president of Xerox Business Group Operations, was honored at a luncheon at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. More than 1,100 people ...

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Xerox’s Burns receives Athena Award

Xerox Corp.’s top local executive Thursday was named the 2003 Athena Award recipient. Ursula Burns, senior vice president and president of Xerox Business Group Operations, was honored at a luncheon at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center. More than 1,100 people ...

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First Niagara conversion advances

First Niagara Financial Group Inc. today received stockholder and depositor approval to complete the second step of a planned mutual-to-stock conversion of First Niagara Financial Group, MHC. Shares of common stock representing MHC’s 61 percent ownership interest in the company ...

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First Niagara conversion advances

First Niagara Financial Group Inc. Friday received stockholder and depositor approval to complete the second step of a planned mutual-to-stock conversion of First Niagara Financial Group, MHC. Following the conversion, which is expected to be completed this month, First Niagara ...

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Smith named ViaHealth COO

ViaHealth has named a new chief operating officer and senior vice president. Brad Smith joined the non-profit health care organization in August 2000. He previously served as a senior health care consultant for Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Group, a ...

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Smith named ViaHealth COO

ViaHealth has named a new chief operating officer and senior vice president. Brad Smith joined the non-profit health care organization in August 2000.

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Networking programs aimed at young women

The YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County has helped Monica Burrwell in more ways than one. As a teen-ager, Burrwell took part in the organization’s teen parent support services, and years later she found herself taking advantage of the YWCA’s ...

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Xerox copier lands award

Xerox Corp.’s Document Centre 500 Series has earned the company an Editor’s Choice Award for the Document Centre 555 from Better Buys for Business. Xerox has seen a 31 percent increase in U.S. orders in the 31-60 page-per-minute digital multifunction ...

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Xerox copier lands award

Xerox Corp.’s Document Centre 500 Series has earned the company an Editor’s Choice Award for the Document Centre 555 from Better Buys for Business.

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Fuji Xerox acquires Fujitsu printer business

Fuji Xerox Co. Ltd. and Fujitsu Ltd. today inked a deal that will have Fujitsu transferring its printer systems development and manufacturing operations to Fuji Xerox. The sale also includes Fujitsu’s related wholesale business for sales of consumable products to ...

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Fuji Xerox acquires Fujitsu printer business

Fuji Xerox Co. Ltd. and Fujitsu Ltd. on Thursday inked a deal that will have Fujitsu transferring its printer systems evelopment and manufacturing operations to Fuji Xerox. The sale also includes Fujitsu’s related wholesale business for sales of consumable products ...

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