Waypoint Bio secures USD 14.5Mln seed funding to turbocharge drug discovery

Waypoint Bio Co-founders and CEO Xinchen Wang (L) and Chief Scientific Officer David Phizicky (R)

Waypoint Bio (aka “Waypoint”), a biotechnology company pioneering novel cell therapies for solid tumors using in vivo spatial pooled screening technology, recently announced $14.5 million in seed funding led by Hummingbird Ventures with participation from other institutional investors, including Recode Ventures and pre-seed lead Fifty Years. The FDA recently approved the first ever cell therapy for solid tumors, […]

Vintage Wine Estates welcomes Ryan Watson as CMO

Ryan Watson, Chief Marketing Officer, Vintage Wine Estates

Vintage Wine Estates, Inc., one of the top wine producers in the U.S., yesterday announced the appointment of Ryan Watson as Chief Marketing Officer (“CMO”). Mr. Watson joins VWE with nearly 20 years’ experience in global, data-driven, consumer-oriented marketing and transformational strategies in both B2B and B2C verticals across a variety of industries. He will […]

Logitech welcomes Hanneke Faber as CEO

Hanneke Faber, CEO of Logitech

SIX Swiss Exchange Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR — Logitech International announced yesterday that, following an extensive, global search, its board of directors has appointed Hanneke Faber as the Company’s new chief executive officer. She will take on the role effective December 1, 2023. “We are delighted to welcome Hanneke as our new […]

What counts as intellectual property and how can businesses protect their IP assets?

A business’ intellectual property can include a wide variety of intangible elements. Everything from a company’s name, logo, and slogan, to inventions, innovations, creative works and more are intellectual property. The IP elements of a brand’s identity form the basis of the company’s engagement with its customers, and how it differentiates itself from its competition, […]

Zeal Capital Partners welcomes Emily Zhen as Principal

Emily Zhen, Principal Zeal Capital Partners

Zeal Capital Partners, the Washington, D.C.-based venture capital firm, yesterday announced its expanded commitment into health equity. Healthcare investor Emily Zhen joins Zeal Capital Partners as Principal to execute Zeal’s new health equity investing mandate. Zeal aims to narrow healthcare disparities by investing in tech-enabled, early-stage healthcare businesses that are delivering care to traditionally overlooked populations. “Zeal […]

Bespin Global names Sunny Kim as CEO

Sunny Kim, CEO, Bespin Global

Bespin Global, a multi-cloud operations management company, announced that Sunny Kim, CEO of Bespin Global U.S. was appointed as its new CEO. In his new role, Mr. Kim will be responsible for positioning Bespin Global as a global cloud MSP managing cloud MSP businesses in Korea, US, China, Singapore, Vietnam and Indonesia. Each of the regions will be directly reporting to Sunny […]

Newrez announces partnership with Homebot

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Newrez LLC, a leading mortgage lending and servicing organization, yesterday announced a strategic partnership with Homebot, a home finance education portal that empowers consumers to make smart home finance decisions. This partnership taps the power of Homebot to solidify customer intelligence in empowering decisions. As one of the largest lenders in the country, Newrez continually seeks innovative solutions […]

Optomec welcomes Robert Yusin as its CEO

Robert Yusin CEO optomec

The Board of Directors at Optomec, a leading manufacturer of Digital Manufacturing solutions that offers 3D DED Metal printer technology and Aerosol Jet™ fine feature printer technology in supporting many application verticals, announce that Robert Yusin has accepted the role of CEO. Robert has achieved a string of successes in bringing innovative companies with solid technology […]

Cambridge Savings Bank appoints Tony Macchi as Head of Digital

Cambridge Savings Bank (CSB), a full-service mutual bank with a customer-first approach and more than $6 billion in assets, today announces the appointment of Tony Macchi to the role of Senior Vice President, Digital and Products. Macchi will spearhead the bank’s ongoing digital transformation, ensuring that its online and mobile solutions help customers make progress towards their goals […]