Month: October 2014

By Rana Fayez Staff writer A recent University of Delaware graduate founded a start-up with one simple mission:  Help people make money during their daily commute while giving brands more exposure. “What we are is a platform, connecting companies to everyday car drivers that are on the road who are willing to put an advertisement…

CEOs, surgeons, college administrators chose wisely By Kathy Canavan Senior Staff Writer Whether you’re deciding how much to tip the letter carrier at the holidays or helping your college-bound teen pick a major, it helps to know who makes what. The statisticians at the state Office of Occupational & Labor Market Information compile that information…

AI duPont reinvents efficiency in new hospital wing By Kathy Canavan Senior Staff Writer When you treat small humans instead of small cars, you can’t use all Toyota’s timesaving techniques, but the new wing at Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children comes close. The wing is actually a 450,000-square-foot solution. Using just-in-time delivery systems and…

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino hosts Green Conference By Rana Fayez Staff Writer Dover Conference Working Group, a subsidiary of Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, hosted its first Mid-Atlantic Green Hospitality conference last month, covering issues related to environmentally sound lodging and food service operations. “The goal was to get the conversation started, to bring…