David Friend News

Dr. David Friend Joins BDO's Center for Healthcare Excellence and Innovation to Lead Clinical Strategy
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

“Consistent with our core purpose of helping people thrive every day, BDO's Center for Healthcare Excellence & Innovation will combine BDO's global network of services with diverse multidisciplinary expertise that best serves the transformative needs of our clients,” said Wayne Berson, CEO of BDO USA. “Dr. Friend's impressive background leading and advising complex healthcare and data-driven organizations makes him a key leader to meet our clients' needs.” (more...)

Venezuelan Ensemble 7/4 Comes to Boston, 4/13 &18
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2014

At the beginning of 2011, four Venezuelan trumpet players, all products of the Venezuelan System of Children and Youth Orchestras (El Sistema), decided to explore and conquer new musical frontiers beyond their experience as an academic trumpet quartet, having as their ambition to play not only the Venezuelan repertoire but also the vast repertoire of the entire American continent. To achieve this they invited to their ensemble three outstanding performers of the Venezuelan cuatro, the double bass and percussion to create a unique new musical organization. (more...)

Tribeca PAC Presents BIKEMAN, A 9/11 PLAY - 2/18
by Hilary Kelly - Feb 18, 2014

Marc Agger and William Brown proudly present Bikeman: A 9/11 Play by Thomas F. Flynn based on his acclaimed book. Flynn is an Emmy® Award-winning CBS reporter who nearly lost his life when the Twin Towers fell. He lived to write about his odyssey in an epic narrative poem that soon became a best seller. Dan Rather called it 'a journey into a modern underworld, and of the escape that made it possible to tell the tale.' Now, this critically acclaimed book has been adapted for the stage directed by Michael Bush. Bikeman features Tony Award® nominee Robert Cuccioli, Irungu Mutu, Angela Pierce, Elizabeth Ramos, and Richard Topol. (more...)

Tribeca PAC Opens BIKEMAN, A 9/11 PLAY Tonight
by Hilary Kelly - Feb 18, 2014

Marc Agger and William Brown present Bikeman: A 9/11 Play by Thomas F. Flynn based on his acclaimed book. Flynn is an Emmy Award-winning CBS reporter who nearly lost his life when the Twin Towers fell. He lived to write about his odyssey in an epic narrative poem that soon became a best seller. Dan Rather called it 'a journey into a modern underworld, and of the escape that made it possible to tell the tale.' Now, this critically acclaimed book has been adapted for the stage directed by Michael Bush. Bikeman features Tony Award nominee Robert Cuccioli, Irungu Mutu, Angela Pierce, Elizabeth Ramos, and Richard Topol. Opening night is tonight, February 18 at 7PM. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Robert Cuccioli & More in BIKEMAN, Now Playing at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 05, 2014

Marc Agger and William Brown present Bikeman: A 9/11 Play by Thomas F. Flynn based on his acclaimed book. Opening night is February 18. Directed by Michael Bush, Bikeman plays at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers Street and features Robert Cuccioli, Irungu Mutu, Angela Pierce,Elizabeth Ramos, and Richard Topol. For information, go to www.Bikeman911.com. Check out a first look at the production below! (more...)

Roulette to Present Neil Rolnick's DYNAMIC RAM & CONCERT GRAND, 2/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

Roulette presents the world premiere of Neil Rolnick's Dynamic RAM & Concert Grand, commissioned by the Fromm Foundation for Bang On A Can All-Stars pianist Vicky Chow. (more...)

Robert Cuccioli to Star in Thomas F. Flynn's BIKEMAN at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, Begin. 1/26
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

Marc Agger and William Brown present Bikeman: The 9/11 Theatrical Experience, a new play by Thomas F. Flynn based on his acclaimed book. Performances begin January 26. Opening night is February 18. Directed by Michael Bush, Bikeman features Robert Cuccioli, Irungu Mutu, Angela Pierce, Elizabeth Ramos, and Rich Topol. For information, go to www.Bikeman911.com. (more...)

The National Portrait Gallery, London, Appoints Phillip Prodger as Head of Photographs Collection
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

The National Portrait Gallery, London, has appointed Phillip Prodger, founding Curator of Photography at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts, as Head of Photographs Collection, from 1 June 2014. (more...)

Carbonite Server Backup Proven More than Twice As Fast As Leading Competitors
by BWW News Desk - Dec 03, 2013

BOSTON, Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Carbonite, Inc. (CARB), a leading provider ofcloud solutionsthat keep small businesses and home offices running smoothly,today announced results of a third-party test that found Carbonite Server backup backs up and restores data more than twice as fast as its competitors. The results of the test, commissioned by Carbonite and conducted by The Tolly Group, compare the backup and restore speeds of Carbonite Server backup, Mozy Pro, CrashPlan Pro and SOS Online Backup. (more...)

Carbonite Elects Tim Clifford to Board of Directors
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

BOSTON, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Carbonite, Inc. (CARB), a leading provider of cloud solutions that keep small businesses and home offices running smoothly, today announced the election of Tim Clifford to the Company's board of directors. Clifford, who is the seventh member of the board, most recently served as Co-President, National Accounts, and President, Benefits and Talent Management Services at Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (more...)

Carbonite to Present at Upcoming Oppenheimer and Canaccord Genuity Conferences in August
by BWW News Desk - Aug 08, 2013

BOSTON, Aug. 8, 2013 - Carbonite, Inc. (CARB), a leading provider of cloud solutions that keep small businesses and home offices running smoothly, today announced its participation at upcoming conferences in August. (more...)

Carbonite Reports Strong Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2013

BOSTON, July 30, 2013 -  Carbonite, Inc. (CARB), a leading provider of cloud solutions that keep small businesses and home offices running smoothly, today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. (more...)

Carbonite's New Enhanced Server Backup Includes Local and Cloud Storage Hybrid
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2013

Carbonite, Inc. (CARB), a leading provider ofcloud backup solutions for small businesses and consumers, announced that it is bringing enterprise-class database server backup capabilities to the small business market with the introduction of Enhanced Server Backup. Enhanced Server Backup delivers the best of both worlds the speed of local backup plus the ultimate safety of cloud backup. (more...)

Bang on a Can to Set Out on Simultaneous Tours to Europe, China and Mexico, May 2013
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2013

This May, Bang on a Can is producing three simultaneous international touring programs: in Europe featuring the renowned Bang on a Can All-Stars; in Beijing, China featuring the Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra combined with a Festival Ensemble of musicians culled from its annual Summer Festival at Mass MoCA, and in Mexico featuring its renegade mobile ensemble Asphalt Orchestra. (more...)

New Amsterdam Records Presents Clayton's 'Julius Eastman Memory Depot' and Sirota's 'Baroque'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2013

New Amsterdam Records just announced the release and performances of music from Jace Clayton and Nadia Sirota in March and April. In The Julius Eastman Memory Depot, Brooklyn-based interdisciplinary artist Jace Clayton (also known for his work as DJ /rupture) focuses on the life and music of gay African-American composer, pianist and vocalist Julius Eastman. Celebrated violist Nadia Sirota's sophomore album Baroque is predominantly for multi-tracked viola and electronic textures, and features songs written expressly for Sirota by some of the most widely respected composers of her generation. (more...)

Robert Sirota Premieres Violin Sonata No. 2, 4/12
by BWW News Desk - Mar 05, 2013

Violinist Laurie Carney and pianist David Friend will give the world premiere of Robert Sirota's Violin Sonata No. 2 as part of a free concert at the Manhattan School of Music's Greenfield Hall (120 Claremont Ave.) on Tuesday, April 2 at 7:30pm. Sirota wrote the sonata for Carney, a founding member of the American String Quartet (ASQ), and dedicated it to their mothers who both passed away recently. The concert will also include Brahms' Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2 in A Major; Messiaen's Theme and Variations; and Faure's Piano Quartet in C Minor with violist Daniel Avshalomov (also of the ASQ) and cellist William Grubb (Carney's husband). (more...)

CBS News to Present VANITY FAIR'S HOLLYWOOD Special, 2/23
by TV News Desk - Feb 20, 2013

CBS News takes a sharp look at the glitz and glamour, heartaches and successes of the entertainment world in the special VANITY FAIR'S HOLLYWOOD to be broadcast Feb. 23, 2013 (10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Bang on a Can Summer Festival Alumni Perform at MoMA, 2/26 & 3/4
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2013

On Tuesday, February 26 at 6pm and Monday, March 4 at 6pm, Bang on a Can and The Museum of Modern Art present a pair of concerts in conjunction with MoMA's exhibition Inventing Abstraction, 1910-1925 that reveal how pioneering European composers of 100 years ago forever changed music in New York. Curated by Bang on a Can co-founder and artistic directorDavid Lang, each concert pairs two composers-an early-20th-century innovator, and a New Yorker he influenced- and is performed by alumni and faculty of the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at MASS MoCA, a utopian residency program dedicated entirely to the creation, study, and performance of the most adventurous music of our time. (more...)

Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana to Host The Academy's Scientific & Technical Awards, 2/9
by Movies News Desk - Jan 16, 2013

Actors Chris Pine and Zoe Saldana will host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Scientific and Technical Awards on Saturday, February 9, at The Beverly Hills Hotel. They will present nine awards to 25 individual recipients during the evening. (more...)

Boston Baroque Announces New Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 02, 2012

David Friend, President of the Board of Directors of Boston Baroque, and Martin Pearlman, Boston Baroque's Music Director, are delighted to announce the appointment of Miguel A. Rodriguez as the company's new Executive Director, effective October 15, 2012. Mr. Rodriguez was chosen after a national search guided by Arts Consulting Group. (more...)

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