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Winners of the 2016 CFO of the Year Awards

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FEI Arizona presented the CFO of the Year Awards on Thursday to senior level financial professionals for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial leaders and stewards. The nominations and awards recognize exemplary financial management in three business sectors: public, private and nonprofit. Click below to view photos in fullscreen   Photos by Michael… Read More →

Tech effect: Arizona’s thriving software and optics industries

Kitt Peak National Observatory on February 28, 2016, near Tucson, Arizona. A view of the WIYN 0.9m telescope looking west from Kitt Peak National Observatory near Tucson, Arizona. (Photo: neilld / 123RF Stock Photo )
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If you grew up in Arizona, the Five C’s of Arizona — copper, cattle, cotton, citrus and climate — have been drilled into your head as the first mainstays of Arizona’s economy since elementary school. Arizona’s economic base has morphed over the years, transitioning into a more knowledge-based economy. In the 1990s, after an economic… Read More →

2016 Most Admired Company: JDA Software

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JDA Software Most Admired Company: 2016 Top Arizona executive: Marc Levine, CFO What it does: Software company providing supply chain management, manufacturing planning, retail planning, store operations and collaborative category management solutions Admirable quality: JDA’s workplace culture encourages associates’ success in a fun and energizing environment. From perks like a free on-site fitness room and… Read More →

JDA Software announces $570M equity investment

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JDA Software Group, Inc. announced Friday it completed an agreement with funds managed by Blackstone (NYSE: BX) and New Mountain Capital (NMC) to effect a recapitalization of the company through a $570 million equity investment. The new capital will be used to fuel JDA’s product innovation and growth plans to deliver next generation cloud-based solutions and accelerate… Read More →

JDA names Todd Johnson chief customer officer

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JDA Software Group, Inc. appointed Todd Johnson as the company’s first Chief Customer Officer, reporting directly to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bal Dail. The appointment is effective immediately. In this newly created role, Johnson will lead the company’s customer strategy, ensuring that JDA develops programs that deliver profitable results for customers, increase their satisfaction and… Read More →

JDA Software announces collaboration with Google

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JDA Software Group, Inc. will be part of an innovative new collaboration with Google aimed at leveraging the core strengths of both companies to deliver JDA’s next generation cloud-based omni-channel and supply chain solutions via Google Cloud Platform, a powerful public cloud offering. Through this collaboration, Google will provide a uniquely scalable and flexible technology… Read More →

JDA Software ‘writes the book’ on supply chain

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JDA Software Group, Inc., has developed an entertaining, and informative new e-book that offers a unique perspective on today’s most pressing supply chain challenges and opportunities. For a limited time, the digital version of JDA’s “Supply Chain For Dummies®” is available as a free download here. Authored by JDA experts Razat Gaurav, Prashant Bhati and Madhav… Read More →

JDA continues to be a leader in innovation

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JDA Software Group, Inc. has announced the formation of JDA Labs – a research and development group assembled to drive game-changing innovation. This global team will innovate new and existing products and deliver patents, best practices and entirely new products to the market. JDA Labs will drive research and innovation around three key areas: data… Read More →

ACC Awards 2015 Winners

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Effective corporate counsel has never been more important than it is in today’s new economy. And on Thursday at the Camelback Inn, Az Business magazine partnered with the Arizona Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel and the State Bar of Arizona to present the 2015 Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards (ACC Awards). 2015 ACC Awards… Read More →

Az Business announces finalists for ACC Awards

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Az Business magazine, in conjunction with the State Bar of Arizona, have announced the finalists for the 2015 Arizona Corporate Counsel (ACC) Awards. The finalists and winners will be honored at an awards dinner and reception on Jan. 15, 2015 at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa in Scottsdale. Click here for… Read More →

JDA Software Names Baljit Dail CEO

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JDA Software Group, Inc., the world’s leading supply chain and retail solutions provider, today announced that Baljit (Bal) Dail, a senior technology executive and JDA’s Chairman of the Board, has been named JDA chief executive officer after assuming the CEO position on an interim basis in May 2014. “The potential for JDA now, and into… Read More →

RedPrairie buys JDA Software for $1.9B

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RedPrairie, a maker of business software, on Thursday said that it had agreed to buy Scottsdale-based JDA Software Group Inc., a maker of supply-chain management software, for about $1.9 billion in cash. RedPrairie, a privately held company based near Atlanta, is paying $45 per share for JDA Software. Shares of JDA jumped $6.65, or 17… Read More →

JDA Software Announces Release Of JDA Shelf-Connected Cloud

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JDA Software Group, Inc. announced the release of JDA Shelf-Connected Cloud, a revolutionary new solution that offers the unparalleled scale needed to connect manufacturers’ supply chains to the retail shelf. JDA Shelf-Connected Cloud is designed to help supplier and retailer trading partners effectively collaborate at the shelf level to improve on-shelf availability, remove unnecessary inventory… Read More →

JDA Software Announces Release of JDA 3D

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JDA Software Group, Inc. announced the release of JDA 3D, an integrated category optimization and three dimensional (3D) virtualization solution that provides true consumer-driven collaboration and visibility that is faster, less expensive, more interactive and incorporates the consumer’s point of view. Powered by Red Dot Square, JDA 3D transforms space and floor planning solutions into… Read More →