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May 22, 2015, 10:00 ET
Voting for the BBVA Compass Great Ideas for Small Business contest ends on May 31.

BBVA Compass opens voting period for its contest to reward next great idea in small business

 Nearly 120 small business owners and entrepreneurs across the U.S. are vying for a chance to win the BBVA Compass Great Ideas for Small...

May 21, 2015, 19:48 ET
BBVA Compass, NBA Cares and WNBA Cares teamed up to bring the bank's Future Builders financial literacy program to Dallas' Bayles Elementary School.

Dallas students get a lesson in financial literacy from BBVA Compass, with assist from Chandler Parsons

BBVA Compass brand ambassador and Dallas Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons inspired local students Thursday when he teamed up with BBVA Compass...

May 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
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BBVA Compass rolls out basketball-themed mobile gaming app with help from tech startup Platypi

 BBVA Compass is upping its digital game with the introduction today of BBVA Hoops, its new mobile gaming app developed with Birmingham-based...

May 19, 2015, 07:55 ET

Compass Datacenters CEO Chris Crosby Named Finalist For EY's Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015 Award In The Southwest Region

 Compass Datacenters CEO Chris Crosby has been selected as a finalist for EY's prestigious Entrepreneur Of The Year awards. Crosby is a...

May 18, 2015, 15:11 ET
Death-with-Dignity advocate Christy O'Donnell & 20-year-old daughter Bailey O'Donnell

Dying Single Mom Leads Suit Asserting Calif. Law Allows Aid in Dying

Compassion & Choices filed suit on Friday on behalf of three Californians with terminal or advanced diseases and a physician asserting that the...

May 12, 2015, 07:55 ET

Compass Datacenters Puts Wearable Technology To Work In The Data Center

Compass Datacenters has launched a beta software project that is linking mobile and wearable technology with data center management processes in...

May 11, 2015, 15:48 ET
Death-with-dignity advocate Brittany Maynard.

California Senate Committee Moves to Assess Budget Impact of Medical Aid-in-Dying Bill

Supporters of a California bill that would allow terminally ill adults the option of medical aid in dying are confident the Senate Appropriations...

May 11, 2015, 11:00 ET
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BBVA Open Talent 2015 searches for financial service industry's most disruptive startups

 BBVA today announced the opening of registration for its seventh annual global startup competition, BBVA Open Talent. The competition will...

May 08, 2015, 15:15 ET
Charlotte Business Journal's Healthiest Employers program

Compass Group USA named as a Charlotte Business Journal Healthiest Employer

Compass Group USA was recently named as a Charlotte Business Journal Healthiest Employer.  Compass Group ranked in the top fifteen companies...

May 06, 2015, 16:05 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI," "we," "our" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced...

May 04, 2015, 11:30 ET
"Banking on a brighter future" conveys BBVA Compass' desire to give people control of their financial lives, helping them enjoy what matters most, without unnecessary worry or distractions.

BBVA Compass launches new tagline, touts commitment to delivering a brighter future

 BBVA Compass today announced the launch of a new brand campaign and tagline — "banking on a brighter future" — conveying its...

May 01, 2015, 10:00 ET
Small business owners and entrepreneurs can submit their business ideas to compete for a $15,000 grand prize and $5,000 runner-up prize in BBVA Compass' Great Ideas for Small Business contest.

BBVA Compass kicks off this year's Great Ideas for Small Business Contest

BBVA Compass today launched a new Great Ideas for Small Business contest that taps into its social media networks to reward those entrepreneurs who...

Apr 30, 2015, 16:05 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings to Present at the Houlihan Lokey 10th Annual Global Industrials Conference

 Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced today that Alan...

Apr 29, 2015, 09:45 ET
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BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc. reports first quarter 2015 earnings of $141 million

 BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc., a Sunbelt-based bank holding company (BBVA Compass), reported today net income attributable to shareholder of...

Apr 28, 2015, 16:57 ET
Compassion & Choices Montana Campaign Manager Emily Bentley

End-of-Life Liberty Survives Another Legislative Session; In a Victory for Terminally Ill Montanans, Aid in Dying Remains a Medical Option

By adjourning today, the third legislative body in six years officially rejected further attempts to jail doctors for writing aid-in-dying...

Apr 24, 2015, 13:42 ET
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BBVA Compass taps Kirk Pressley as its next chief financial officer

 BBVA Compass announced today that Kirk Pressley will become its new chief financial officer after Angel Reglero leaves the post to help lead a...

Apr 23, 2015, 15:43 ET
Compass Self Storage's newest state of the art self storage center in River Grove, IL

Compass Self Storage Opens State-of-the-Art Self Storage Center In River Grove, IL

 Compass Self Storage, a member of the Amsdell family of companies, proudly announces the opening of their newest self storage center, located...

Apr 22, 2015, 16:15 ET

Compass Diversified Holdings Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings and Conference Call Information

Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE: CODI) ("CODI," "we," "our" or the "Company"), an owner of leading middle market businesses, announced today...

Apr 22, 2015, 14:12 ET
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Compass Group USA Announces New 2015 Sustainability Platform

Compass Group USA proudly announces its new Sustainability Platform which advances its efforts to better protect and manage our food sources and...

Apr 21, 2015, 09:15 ET

COMPASS Income Fund Announces Second Quarter 2015 Distributions

CALGARY, April 21, 2015 /CNW/ - Middlefield Group is pleased to announce that distributions for the second quarter of 2015 will be payable to...