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Translational Genomics Research Institute to honor the senator through the John S. McCain III Endowed Chair in Brain Cancer Research — TGen’s first endowed faculty position.
GPS Insight Welcomes Three to C-Suite Gary Fitzgerald has been promoted to chief executive officer of Scottsdale-based GPS Insight, a leading provider of tailored fleet management solutions. Rob Donat, former CEO and founder, will remain with the company as chairman of the board. Fitzgerald had served as vice president of technology, leading the company’s product […]
New technologies including artificial intelligence and 3-D printing are transforming the aerospace industry, and those flying cars may not be too far off in the future, according to aviation experts.
One of Tucson’s latest New Space industry startups took a big step forward recently when a prototype of its spherical antenna hitched a ride on NASA’s newest and biggest research balloon.
Banner – University Medicine gets CEO Dr. Chad Whelan has been named chief executive officer of Banner – University Medicine in Tucson. In his role, Whelan will oversee Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, Banner – University Medical Center South, dozens of clinics, the Banner – University Medical Group physician practice plan in Tucson, and […]
Tucson-based small-satellite launch startup Vector has won a key U.S. patent for its small-rocket engine technology as it moves toward its first orbital flight later this year. Vector was awarded patent number 10,072,612 on Sept. 11 for its “enhanced liquid oxygen-propylene rocket engine,” including a rocket-propellant injector made with 3-D metal printing and optimized to […]
Kevin Moriarty has been appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer of Scottsdale-based JDA Software. He most recently served as CFO at Avnet. While at Avnet, Moriarty played a critical role in reprioritizing the company’s portfolio with the sale of the Technology Solutions business to Tech Data Corporation and the acquisitions of Premier Farnell […]
Jo Ann Jenkins, CEO of AARP, has been appointed to the board of directors of Phoenix-based Avnet, a leading global technology solutions provider. She also will serve on its audit and corporate governance committees. Jenkins joined AARP, the world’s largest non-profit, non-partisan member organization, in June 2010 and was named CEO in September 2014. She […]
Phoenix-based Aspect Software has named Chris Koziol its president and CEO after his serving in the role of company president. Koziol has been a driving force behind Aspect’s transformation from an exclusively premises software company to a provider of market-leading, cloud-based customer engagement solutions. He is also a member of the Arizona Technology Council board […]