Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

BUSINESS BRIEFS [Derived Headline]

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

BUSINESS BRIEFS [Derived Headline]

Article excerpt

BALBIER NAMED NEXT DIRECTOR OF PITT'S INSTITUTE OF POLITICS

Samantha Balbier, executive director of the Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership, is leaving the organization to become director of the University of Pittsburgh's Institute of Politics and the Elsie Hillman Civic Forum. Ms. Balbier, who has led the GPNP for five years, will start Jan. 7. A successor has not been named. At the Institute of Politics, Ms. Balbier will succeed Terry Miller, who retired earlier this year.

SEARS HEAD TEAMS WITH CYRUS ON POSSIBLE TAKEOVER

Cyrus Capital Partners and a hedge fund run by Sears Holdings Corp. chairman Eddie Lampert are preparing a potential joint takeover bid that would keep the bankrupt chain alive, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The prospective suitors may offer to swap debt that they hold for ownership of the stores in a so-called credit bid, said the people. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.