Month: May 2015

Finalists named for Family Owned Business Awards

Today Media and Delaware Business Times are proud to announce the 13 finalists in our First Family Owned Business Awards. A panel of judges that included members of the business community and Today Media executives selected 13 finalists.  Only multigenerational, family owned businesses based in Delaware qualified for consideration. Family involvement, succession planning, ethics and…

Dover, Del. – The Delaware Lottery launched free mobile iGaming applications for iOS devices. The mobile apps are available for download from each of the three Delaware Casino online gaming sites: (www.delawarepark.com/igaming/, onlinegaming.doverdowns.com/, www.harringtongamingonline.com/) and from the Apple App Store. The three new apps allow Delaware players to play casino games “on the go” for…

A new nationwide initiative – a “Summer of Service” – seeks the help of citizens in Delaware and southern New Jersey to grow the number of individuals and organizations serving veterans. “We have made progress over the past year addressing the challenges we face in delivering care and benefits to millions of veterans and their…

By Sam Waltz Sam@DelawareBusinessTimes.com The Competitive Tax Plan — known as “the Graetz Plan” for its creator, Columbia University Law Professor Michael Graetz — took center stage last week at the Wilmington Tax Group, Delaware’s largest and oldest regular meeting of tax and financial professionals. Marc W. Everson, a former commissioner of the Internal Revenue…

By Frank Iacono Guest Columnist In today’s current economic climate, most companies are operating under intense pressure and heightened scrutiny to increase revenue and grow profitability, in many cases with a reduced budget and staff. What if there were a proven marketing strategy they could deploy to build their business, year in and year out,…