Barrington nonprofit moves to central location

Christel Deskins

Barrington Youth & Family Services has moved to a more central location in a building in downtown Barrington. Representatives from the village, the business community and the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce gathered with others Tuesday for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the agency’s new location at 118 Applebee St. in […]

Consulting firm moves to Synergy cloud for greater transparency and efficiency

Christel Deskins

Contour Consulting Engineers, a 15-year-old consulting practice, follows a well-established tradition of service-oriented client focus with an impressive amount of professional energy invested in their customers’ projects. When Crystal Cook joined Contour in 2018, she found that the firm’s dedication to their clients and the quality of engineering left them with very little time to devote to business […]

NBCU Moves Past Campaign Outcome Guarantees to Measure Marketers’ Total Investment Impact

Christel Deskins

Several media companies make performance-outcome guarantees with marketers, in which the deals are centered around metrics that prove TV’s ability to drive behavior—like in-store foot traffic and website visits—instead of traditional age and gender demos. But NBCUniversal is taking those partnerships to another level, introducing a tool that gives brands […]

CAA Agent David Kopple Moves to Management 360

Christel Deskins

David Kopple is joining Management 360 from CAA, where he has worked since 2010. He currently serves in the agency’s motion picture lit department. Among the clients joining Kopple at Management 360 are José Padilha, Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski, Craig Zobel, Pablo Trapero, Peter Sollett, Adam Robitel, Joe Swanberg, […]

Biogen moves $10m in deposits to Black-owned OneUnited Bank

Christel Deskins

The biotech company Biogen said this week that it will deposit $10 million into Boston-based OneUnited Bank, one of the nation’s largest Black-owned financial institutions, a move that the two companies hope will spur further corporate support for Black-owned businesses. OneUnited said it has attracted more than 50,000 new customers […]