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Apr 27, 2015, 07:45 ET

ANN INC., Parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, Donates $4.3 Million to Advance Breast Cancer Research

ANN INC., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, donated more than $4.3 million to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation® (BCRF) to fund...

Apr 22, 2015, 14:40 ET

Ann Arbor SPARK Releases SPARK-Ed Video Education Series for Entrepreneurs, Business Owners

 Ann Arbor SPARK recently launched a new video series designed to provide critical information and education to business owners. The SPARK-Ed...

Apr 22, 2015, 07:45 ET

ANN INC. is First Women's Specialty Retailer to Partner with Give Back Box

ANN INC., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, affirms its commitment to reducing its environmental impact as the first women's specialty...

Apr 20, 2015, 12:10 ET

Michigan Angel Fund Closes $2 million MAF II

The Michigan Angel Fund (MAF), a professionally managed equity fund focused on capital efficient early stage companies located in Michigan,...

Apr 16, 2015, 16:05 ET

ANN INC. to Release First Quarter 2015 Results on May 22nd

 ANN INC. (NYSE: ANN) will release its first quarter 2015 results on Friday, May 22, 2015.  Results will be released over PR Newswire...

Apr 10, 2015, 12:38 ET

Ann Payne's Caveman Foods Introduces New Packaging

TORONTO, April 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Ann Payne's Caveman Foods Ltd recently introduced new packaging and a new look to the label, to compliment the...

Apr 03, 2015, 15:58 ET

ANN INC. Recognized by Forbes as One of America's Most Trustworthy Companies

ANN INC., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, has been recognized as one of America's Most Trustworthy Companies by Forbes Magazine. The...

Mar 30, 2015, 13:48 ET

Ann Arbor SPARK Hosts 2nd A2 Tech Connect Job Fair on April 9

 Ann Arbor SPARK is hosting its second annual A2 Tech Connect job fair on April 9, 2015, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. This free event will be held at...

Mar 26, 2015, 14:28 ET
The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute will celebrate its 33rd Annual Dinner Saturday, April 25, at the General Motors Design Dome. This year's Annual Dinner Chairs are Debra and Bob Ferguson, senior vice president, Global Public Policy, General Motors and chairman of the GM Foundation. Proceeds from this year's event will support the expansion of Karmanos' Intensive Care Unit and develop a 24-hour Acute Care Clinic to support the continuum of specialized care for Karmanos patients. For more information on the event, sponsorship opportunities or ways to get involved, call 313-576-8108.

Karmanos Cancer Institute's 33rd Annual Dinner April 25 goes high-tech for cancer care

 When the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute partners with General Motors and the General Motors Foundation to enhance cancer research and...

Mar 18, 2015, 16:40 ET

Support For SPARK Helps Ypsilanti Entrepreneurs, Employers

 Ann Arbor SPARK's hub for entrepreneurial services in Ypsilanti, SPARK East, recently received funding to support its continued work to help...

Mar 13, 2015, 07:45 ET

ANN INC. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results

—  Company Provides Outlook for the Fiscal First Quarter and Full Year 2015  — —  Supply Chain Initiative...

Feb 27, 2015, 08:45 ET

The Chef Ann Foundation Presents Webinars and Grant Opportunities for School Districts

 The Chef Ann Foundation has new and exciting resource and grant opportunities for school districts! Photo -...

Feb 27, 2015, 07:30 ET

ANN INC. Raises More Than $5.6 Million in 2014 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®

ANN INC., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, raised a record-breaking $5.6 million in 2014 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®,...

Feb 26, 2015, 17:18 ET

Ann Arbor Represented at Board Meeting of International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation

Ann Arbor SPARK president and CEO Paul Krutko recently represented North America at the International Association of Science Parks and Areas...

Feb 04, 2015, 08:00 ET

Ann Arbor SPARK Promotes Phil Santer to Lead Business Development Team

 Ann Arbor SPARK has promoted Phil Santer to vice president of business development. Most recently, Santer, who joined Ann Arbor SPARK in 2012,...

Feb 02, 2015, 07:05 ET
Bob Ferguson, senior vice president, Global Public Policy for General Motors Company and chairman of the GM Foundation, and his wife Debra are chairs for the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute's 33rd Annual Dinner. The event will take place Saturday, April 25, at the General Motors Design Dome, in Warren, Mich. Proceeds from his year's event will expand Karmanos' intensive care services and build a new 24-hour care clinic to best support the needs of Karmanos cancer patients. To reserve tickets...

GM Foundation donates $500,000 to Karmanos Cancer Institute for research

 The General Motors Foundation has donated $500,000 to support cancer research at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, continuing its...

Jan 30, 2015, 17:04 ET

ANN INC. to Release Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results on March 13th

ANN INC. (NYSE: ANN) will release its fiscal fourth quarter and full year 2014 results on Friday, March 13, 2015.  Results will...

Jan 20, 2015, 07:45 ET

ANNpower Launches Search for Girls Who Want to Change the World

 The ANNpower Vital Voices Initiative announced today that it is launching its fourth annual search in the United States, Puerto Rico, and...

Jan 07, 2015, 08:05 ET
The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit, Mich., will build on the success of its blood-related cancer services thanks to a $5,375,000 grant from the Dresner Foundation. The grant will be distributed over the next five years and will elevate the Institute's leadership in hematologic malignancies research. Accepting the grant from the Karmanos Cancer Institute are (from left) Gerold Bepler, M.D., Ph.D., president and CEO; and Charles Schiffer, M.D. They are joined by Dresner Foundation representatives Gary Weisman, vice president; Kevin Furlong, CEO/CFO; Lori Dresner, president; and her husband Peter Wycoff.

Karmanos Cancer Institute receives $5.3 million grant from Dresner Foundation to enhance research and services for patients with blood-related cancers

 The Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute will be able to build on the success of its blood-related cancer services thanks to a generous grant...

Dec 30, 2014, 09:17 ET
Anne Marie Scheffler at Carolines on Broadway January 11, 6pm. Mom's night out!

Comedian Anne Marie Scheffler at Carolines on Broadway January 11th

Comedian Anne Marie Scheffler comes to NY for a special performance of her Canadian hit show: Suddenly Mommy, at Carolines on Broadway, 1626...