Michael Schwartz

Michael Schwartz is the editor of Richmond BizSense, and covers banking, lawsuits, finance, M&A and golf. He can be reached at [email protected] or 804-855-1037.

‘I have all the pieces in place’

GVM is ready to get down to business, and its success hinges largely on launching a mutual fund that Gibson hopes to grow to $500 million in the next five years.

Renovations on tap at former Richbrau location

Some of the top honchos who used to run Wachovia Securities will again be working downtown after their growing startup leased space in a vacated Shockoe Slip brewery.

He said, they said

The legal sparring between a for-profit college and a disgruntled local student is likely headed for a jury trial in the spring.

R&D Dept.: Patents for 10.13.10

Only two patents this week, both complicated. One seems to be related to Philip Morris’ electric cigarette.