City officials are frustrated with the lack of information from the computer maker and say they are contemplating suing the company (Ticker: DELL) over the job cuts at its plant there.
"A 40-year-old deal is a contract. You stay around and continue to have jobs and be a good corporate citizen," says Farmer.
Jun 5, 2009 8:57 AM
Our brethren at BusinessTN check in with a look at BugleMe, a Nashville-based start-up that is bringing the Twitter model to your phone.
A unique revenue sharing model grants celebrity users 20% of gross revenue, following a $150 startup fee. As a result, clients gain a new revenue stream, while expanding their fan base, controlling their own image and communicating through a more intimate medium. In addition, BugleMe provides each client with a Web-based community for users to respond, via a platform of discussion boards, polls and other postings.
Jun 2, 2009 10:58 AM
Nashville’s edo Interactive has been named one of Entrepreneur’s Top 100 Brilliant Companies for 2009.
Edo created the “facecard,” a prepaid debit MasterCard that lets customers sample new products. This “preward” strategy not only gets products in a key demographic’s hands, but also lets businesses track their marketing goals and sales locationsThe company is led by former Link2Gov CEO Ed Braswell. The company has received venture backing from Claritas Capital. It’s also listed as a portfolio company of the Nashville Capital Network’s Angel fund. See the full list.
Jun 1, 2009 2:52 PM
Sister company of Brentwood's Comdata seeking to terminate agreement and accelerate outstanding balances
May 28, 2009 2:40 PM
Universal Robotics, which is marketing 'software with an IQ' for the warehouse sector, has raised $1.3 million from a dozen investors. Developed at NASA and Vanderbilt, the software has the capacity to learn processes as it handles tasks. HT: Venture Nashville's latest NEWSBITS
May 28, 2009 9:50 AM
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