Stephens Group Recaps Summit Industrial Construction

4 years ago

The Stephens Group, a Little Rock, Ark.-based private equity firm, is taking a majority stake in Summit Industrial Construction. Atlanta-based Summit is a heavy industrial construction company focusing in the power, chemical, paper, plastics, minerals and mining, and food/beverage markets. Terms were not released.


Startup Field Rife with Watson Wanna-be’s

By Joanna Glasner — 5 years ago

The widely watched battle between Jeopardy-playing supercomputer Watson and two of the game show’s human champions this week directed national attention to the otherwise relatively obscure corner of the programming world known as natural language processing. But while the limelight was fixed mostly on Watson’s creator, IBM, it’s clear Big Blue isn’t the only one […]