Robert Forrester

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Name: Robert Forrester
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Verastem: Cancer May Have Met Its Match

SummaryExceptional personnel and unrivaled leadership separate Verastem from most small cap biotechnology entities. By targeting cancer stem cells, Verastem could minimize relapse and recurrence, forever changing the treatment of cancer. From current ... [Published Seeking Alpha - 18 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Wrath of kin: Locals share family Dust Bowl migration memories

Photo: Courtesy Jeanette HurwitzMy colleague Julian Guthrie has a very good read in Sunday’s San Francisco Chronicle , interviewing Bay Area-based “Okies” who moved to California during the Dust Bowl agricultural disaster of the 1930s — immortalized in ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Heres why Verastem chose Needham over Cambridge for its new headquarters

Robert Forrester, CEO of VerastemVerastem CEO Robert Forrester says the companys planned move to Needham from its current headquarters in Cambridge has as much to do with the changing nature of the ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 2 reports

SouthStar Communities and Operation FINALLY HOME Honor Afghanistan Veteran with New Mortgage-Free Custom-Built …

IOLA, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Afghanistan veteran U.S. Army Sgt. Monte Bernardo, who lost both legs and a hand while serving in Afghanistan in 2012, received the keys to his new mortgage-free custom-built home in King Oaks, located in Iola, Texas on ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 06 2014 - Updated Mar 06 2014 - 1 reports

Verastem Reports Year-End 2013 Financial Results

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verastem, Inc., (NASDAQ:VSTM), focused on discovering and developing drugs to treat cancer by the targeted killing of cancer stem cells, today reported financial results for the year ended December 31, 2013, and also ... [Published Business Wire Health News - Mar 06 2014]
First reported Mar 05 2014 - Updated Mar 05 2014 - 1 reports

Newman's Own Foundation Awards $200K Grant to Fidelco Guide Dog...

Part of the "Honoring Those Who Serve" Initiative to Support Military Veterans and Their Families Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation was awarded a two-year, $200,000 grant from Newman’s Own Foundation, the independent foundation created by the late actor and ... [Published PRWeb - Mar 05 2014]
First reported Feb 26 2014 - Updated Feb 26 2014 - 1 reports

Verastem secures rights to cancer stem cell inhibitor VS-4718 from Poniard Pharma

Verastem (VSTM), a US-based company that discovers and develops new drugs to treat cancer by the targeted killing of cancer stem cells, has acquired the license to VS-4718 from Poniard Pharmaceuticals under an Asset Purchase Agreement.VS-4718 is an oral ... [Published Pharmaceutical Business Review - Feb 26 2014]
First reported Jan 07 2014 - Updated Jan 08 2014 - 4 reports

Car dealer with fast acceleration

A serious illness and a takeover set Robert Forrester on the road to founding Vertu Motors, the UK’s sixth-biggest motor retailer ... [Published FT.com - UK Smaller companies - Jan 07 2014]
First reported Dec 04 2013 - Updated Dec 04 2013 - 1 reports

Swords to Plowshares Receives $60,000 Grant From Newman's Own Foundation

Funding supports career development for female veterans Swords to Plowshares has been awarded a $60,000 grant from Newman’s Own Foundation, the independent foundation created by the late actor and philanthropist, Paul Newman. Newman’s Own Foundation generated ... [Published PRWeb - Dec 04 2013]
First reported Dec 02 2013 - Updated Dec 02 2013 - 1 reports

Acquisition of Three Volkswagen Dealerships

Vertu Motors plc ("Vertu" or the "Group") Acquisition of three Volkswagen dealerships in Nottingham and Mansfield Vertu Motors plc is pleased to announce that it has acquired the entire share capital of Brookside (1998) Limited ("Brookside") which operates ... [Published TrustNet - Dec 02 2013]
First reported Nov 13 2013 - Updated Nov 14 2013 - 1 reports

Hispanic Federation Presents Seventh Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event

The Nation’s Premier Annual Physical Activity and Hispanic Family Health Celebration; Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company are Title Sponsors On Saturday, November 16, 2013, the Hispanic Federation will present its seventh ... [Published PRWeb - Nov 13 2013]
First reported Oct 28 2013 - Updated Oct 28 2013 - 1 reports

Hispanic Health Coalition Presents Seventh Annual ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® Event

The Nation’s Premier Annual Physical Activity and Hispanic Family Health Celebration Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Eli Lilly and Company Are Title Sponsor On Saturday, November 2, 2013, the will present its seventh annual family health ... [Published PRWeb - Oct 28 2013]

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...life for those who have served their country, including veterans like Monte Bernardo," said Robert Forrester, president of Newman's Own Foundation. "we are pleased to help fund the building of homes as a way to honor, acknowledge and support our nation's heroes."
...stem cells, today reported financial results for the year ended December 31, 2013, and also commented on corporate accomplishments and plans. "in 2013, verastem achieved critical milestones in our mission to bring new therapies targeting cancer stem cells to patients" said Robert Forrester, President and Chief Executive Officer of Veras
...the FAK pathway has the potential to decrease the cancer stem cell burden in a tumor and lead to improved patient outcomes," Forrester said. "as we pursue clinical development and possible commercialization, we want to make sure that we maximize our flexibility for the future and retain the potential for a significant return on the development investment we are making for our shareholders." Currently, VS-4718 is in a Phase I clinical trial in patients with advanced solid tumors, and is designed to determine the biologically active dose and...
...established dealership operations in attractive motor retail locations, close to other Vertu businesses Robert Forrester, CEO of Vertu Motors said: "we are delighted to announce the next step in our growth with volkswagen and the volkswagen group. volkswagen provides customers with a strong, high quality product offering at attractive prices, and the vertu volkswagen name will now gain real critical mass as we develop its presence in the east midlands. "nottingham and mansfield are important centres where vertu already represents several manufacturer partners including citroen, hyundai, honda and suzuki. adding volkswagen to this list will further strengthen our business. "we are continuing to develop the group by adding to existing franchise relationships and exploring new manufacturer partners. this acquisition increases the group to 104 sales and aftersales outlets and will enable us to generate further profitable growth for our shareholders." for further information please contact: vertu motors plc robert forrester, ceo tel: 0191 491 2111 michael sherwin, fd tel: 0191 491 2114 panmure gordon (uk) limited hugh morgan tel: 020 7886 2500 callum stewart liberum capital limited peter tracey"

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Verastem: Cancer May Have Met Its Match [Published Seeking Alpha - 18 hours ago]
Wrath of kin: Locals share family Dust Bowl mig... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 23 hours ago]
Heres why Verastem chose Needham over Cambridge... [Published Big News Network - Apr 19 2014]
Here's why Verastem chose Needham over Cambridg... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Apr 18 2014]
SouthStar Communities and Operation FINALLY HOM... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 24 2014]
SouthStar Communities and Operation FINALLY HOM... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 24 2014]
Verastem Reports Year-End 2013 Financial Results [Published Business Wire Health News - Mar 06 2014]
Newman's Own Foundation Awards $200K Grant to F... [Published PRWeb - Mar 05 2014]
Verastem secures rights to cancer stem cell inh... [Published Pharmaceutical Business Review - Feb 26 2014]
Car dealer with fast acceleration [Published FT.com - UK Smaller companies - Jan 07 2014]
Car dealer with fast acceleration [Published FT.com - Companies UK - Jan 07 2014]
Car dealer with fast acceleration [Published FT.com - Retail & Consumer - Jan 07 2014]
Car dealer with fast acceleration [Published FT.com - Automobiles - Jan 07 2014]
Swords to Plowshares Receives $60,000 Grant Fro... [Published PRWeb - Dec 04 2013]
Acquisition of Three Volkswagen Dealerships [Published TrustNet - Dec 02 2013]
Hispanic Federation Presents Seventh Annual ¡Vi... [Published PRWeb - Nov 13 2013]
Hispanic Health Coalition Presents Seventh Annu... [Published PRWeb - Oct 28 2013]
Youth Development Inc. (YDI) Presents Seventh A... [Published PRWeb - Oct 17 2013]
Brownsville Community Health Center Presents Th... [Published PRWeb - Oct 17 2013]
Change of Joint Corporate Broker [Published TrustNet - Oct 04 2013]
Family Health Centers of San Diego Presents Sev... [Published PRWeb - Sep 17 2013]
Trading Update [Published TrustNet - Sep 02 2013]
Verastem receives US patent covering VS-4718 co... [Published PharmaBiz - Aug 17 2013]
Result of AGM [Published TrustNet - Jul 25 2013]
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