Shrewsbury trade show firm acquires Las Vegas company

Shrewsbury trade show exhibit firm Elevation3D has acquired a Las Vegas firm specializing in face-to-face marketing events.

Framingham's Alira Health acquires Framingham research firm

Framingham international healthcare and life science firm Alira Health has acquired a contract research company just down the street.

Feds: Hidden drug money used to open, operate The Chameleon

Zachary Comeau |

The Chameleon, the short-lived restaurant on Shrewsbury Street in Worcester, was opened using proceeds from the former owner's illegal drug sales, federal prosecutors allege.

Acton mobile firm begins 5G network trials

Zachary Comeau |

Acton mobile technology firm Affirmed Networks is testing what it calls the wireless industry's first 5G network in North America and the Middle East, the company announced Tuesday.

Ameresco completes $3.7M Scotland energy project

Zachary Comeau |

Framingham renewable energy company Ameresco has completed a $3.7-million energy savings project at four Scotland colleges, the company announced Tuesday.

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JOHN P. BUDAJ is the new vice president of information technology at Fallon Health in Worcester. Budaj joined Fallon in 2012 as the senior director of medical economics, data management and reporting. He has a bachelor in business administration and finance from the...

10 Things I Know About… Cybersecurity trends

Michelle Drolet |

Nearly 5 million data records are lost or stolen worldwide every single day, or 58 records every second.

Boardroom Gap: Companies with more women in leadership perform better

Grant Welker |

Studies show that companies with more women in senior management positions have better profits.

Biotech lab developer to purchase MetroWest Daily News building

Zachary Comeau |

A pharmaceutical and biotech campus development firm is set to purchase the former MetroWest Daily News building in Framingham.

Cognex reports record financial year

Zachary Comeau |

Despite a hefty tax bill due to new tax laws, Natick-based electronics manufacturer Cognex reported a record year in 2017, including revenues of $748 million, a 44 percent increase from 2016.

110 Grill opening 13th location

Fast-growing Westford restaurant chain 110 Grill is opening its 13th location Feb. 27 in Athol.

Mevion brings first proton therapy system to Europe

Zachary Comeau |

Littleton-based Mevion Medical Systems has delivered its first proton therapy cancer treatment system to a proton therapy center at the MAASTRO Clinic in the Netherlands.

Biostage's first human throat implant successful, autopsy shows

Zachary Comeau |

Biostage, a Holliston-based biotech specializing in regenerative medicine to treat diseases of the throat, announced on Tuesday its first esophageal implant resulted in a regenerated esophageal tube.

LakePharma buys Hopkinton facility for $4.5M

Zachary Comeau |

The California bioscience company once considered to be the anchor of a Worcester biomanufacturing campus is planning to open a new facility in a 69,000-square-foot Hopkinton building.

Biostage names regenerative medicine expert to board

Zachary Comeau |

Holliston biotech Biostage has appointed another medical professional to its scientific advisory board as the company continues its makeover following a near bankruptcy position just months ago.

TelexFree conspirator sentenced to 33 months in prison

A man who led authorities to $20 million hidden in a mattress has been sentenced to 33 months of prison time for his role in the TelexFree pyramid scheme.

Tax changes net Hologic 370% profit increase

Zachary Comeau |

Marlborough medical device firm Hologic is reporting a net income increase of 370 percent in its first quarter earnings, largley due to the impacts of the new federal tax law.

Milford developer eyes commercial tenants or senior living for vacant school

Zachary Comeau |

Milford commercial and residential developer Lobisser Building Corp. has proposed to buy a vacant middle school on Milford's Main Street for $115,000 with plans for either a two-story commercial building or senior living apartments.

Biostage lands $1M investment

Zachary Comeau |

Holliston biotech Biostage has secured another investment, $1 million from a private investor named Jinhui Liu.

Cumberland Farms survey: pineapple belongs on pizza

The debate is over: Pineapple definitely belongs on pizza, according to Cumberland Farms.

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