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Post-Newsweek stations renamed Graham Media Group

Post–Newsweek Stations Renamed Graham Media Group CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Post–Newsweek Stations has changed its name to Graham Media Group, effective today. Emily Barr, President and CEO of Graham Media Group, said: “Much like our parent company, Graham Holdings, this new name better reflects the diversity of our creative and innovative company. We provide our...

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Facebook reports Q2 2014 results

zv7qrnb Facebook Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results Complete earnings call transcript is available at SeekingAlpha.  Earnings release: MENLO PARK, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. “We had a good second quarter,” said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO....

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Graham Holdings sells WPLG-TV

Graham Holdings and Berkshire Hathaway Complete Deal for Berkshire Hathaway to Acquire WPLG-TV WASHINGTON & OMAHA, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 1, 2014– Graham Holdings Company (NYSE: GHC) and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A; BRK.B) reported today that they have completed a transaction, announced March 12, 2014, in which Berkshire has acquired a...

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ChequedAttract ID’s hard-to-find talent

ChequedAttract™ candidate-sourcing module introduces first-of-its-kind Hire Readiness Indicator™ to help companies identify and hire hard-to-find talent Saratoga Springs, NY – Chequed.com, the leading provider of cloud-based Predictive Talent Selection™technology, today announced the release of a novel technology that will give employers access to a larger pool of potential job...

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Exponent, dealer mobile vendor tie up

Orlando, Florida, –May 27, 2014 — Exponent Media Group, Inc., has acquired 50% ownership in Dealer Mobile Marketing, LLC. DMM’s suite of products includes mobile websites, “text” communication to car shoppers and service customers.  The merging of DMM and Exponent Media Group products provides newspaper clients more opportunities to strengthen their...

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Auction.com to sell non-performing $5 mil note

Auction.com to Sell Non-performing Note Secured by Huntsville Marriott Hotel IRVINE, Calif. – May 2, 2014 – Auction.com, LLC, the world’s largest online real estate marketplace, will auction the note on a non-performing loan that is secured by the Huntsville Marriott.  The three-day online auction concludes May 7 and has a starting bid of $5 million. The loan balance is just...

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