Tuesday, 26 May 2015
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Aug 18 2010 | 10:28am ET
Dara Akbarian’s short hedge fund career is over, at least for the time being.
Akbarian has left Highline Capital Management to return to advertising company Omnicom Group. He will serve as CFO for Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa, and as a senior vice president.
Akbarian worked at Omnicom for five years before joining Highline in 2008. He worked in corporate mergers and acquisitions during his first stint at Omnicom.
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…