Capital One sues Henrico company (Times-Dispatch)
As first reported in The Docket on RBS this week, A Capital One Financial Corp. subsidiary has filed a lawsuit against Bay Harbor Professional Services, a western Henrico County information technology and professional services consulting company.
Va. Beach company Headgear Inc. files for bankruptcy (Virginian-Pilot)
In a Chapter 11 filing with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Norfolk, Headgear listed liabilities of $14.6 million, including $3.8 million of secured debt owed to RBC Centura Bank. Headgear said its assets totaled $12.8 million, including inventory valued at $2.76 million.
Nordstrom to Acquire Online Retailer for $180 Million (NY Times)
Nordstrom, the department store chain, said on Thursday that it would acquire HauteLook, an online retailer that offers flash sales on designer goods, for $180 million in stock.
Homeless ex-mortgage broker Susan Schneider shows housing bust hit agents hard (Washington Post)
Real estate agent befriends homeless former loan officer at Virginia day shelter.
How To Make Marketing Brilliance (Entrepreneur)
Fifteen marketing ideas of 2010 that made us channel our inner Liz Lemon and say, “I want to go to there.”