Sunday, 3 May 2015
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Jan 24 2007 | 10:26am ET
Vestar Capital Partners has made former WebMD CEO Roger Holstein a permanent member of its team. Holstein joins as a managing director after six months as a senior adviser to the New York-based private equity firm.
“I have enjoyed serving the firm as a senior adviser over the past several months, and I am delighted to continue working with the Vestar team to identify new investment opportunities in the healthcare, media, internet and consumer sectors,” Holstein said.
Vestar was founded in 1988 and invests in companies with valuations in the $100 million to $5 billion range. The firm currently manages funds totaling approximately $7 billion and has offices in New York City, Denver, Boston, Paris, Milan and Tokyo.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…