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Delaware Business Leaders Inducts Three New Members Into Hall of Fame

Last night, Junior Achievement of Delaware hosted the induction ceremony of three new members into the Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame at the Wilmington Country Club. Founded in 1990, the initiative honors business and community leaders who impact the workforce and economic development of the region.

Rob Martinelli, CEO and president of Today Media, presided over the induction of Robert W. Perkins, J. Michael Bowman and Terry A. Strine.

Mobile App Puts Campus Security in Students’ Palms

Green Line Business Group’s first commercial product was Danio Diary, a mobile platform for friends and family members of patients to track medical updates in real time.

Now the Newark-based startup is experimenting with another tool for closing the distance between those in need and the people around them who can help.

UD Announces New Data Science Institute and Founding Director

Cathy Wu, the Unidel Edward G. Jefferson Chair in Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Delaware, has been appointed the director of UD’s new Data Science Institute. An expert in bioinformatics, she works on research projects that encompass 350 terabytes of data annually. A terabyte is a trillion bytes or units of digital information. The institute will engage researchers from all seven colleges at UD.

Group saves 600 former DuPonters from leaving Delaware

The Delaware Small Business Development Center has prevented about 600 former DuPont workers from leaving Delaware to pursue jobs in other states, said J. Michael Bowman, the organization’s director. Bowman made the remarks Tuesday afternoon at a hearing before the Joint Finance Committee in Dover.

Cyber Sages Help Small Businesses Tighten Up

Daniel Eliot (right) of the Delaware Small Business Development Center works with business owners to help them get up to speed on cybersecurity. Here, he is talking with Moses Senesie, who assists SBDC with business research. Senesie is studying business analytics and working toward his MBA at UD’s Lerner College of Business and Economics.