Eastern Bank in Boston is making progress on the 2.0 version of its innovation lab. The $11 billion-asset mutual shed its original lab last year when it spun off Numerated Growth Technologies, a small-business lending startup for banks. Dan O’Malley, Eastern’s former chief digital officer and leader of the 3-year-old innovation unit, took his team over to Numerated as part of spinoff. Fast forward 10 months and the new lab is starting to take shape.
Cuthbertson, an area homebuilder, is leading an effort to create North Carolina's the new bank in nine years. He is working with 11 other business leaders to open a homegrown community bank in Union County, about 30 miles outside of downtown Charlotte. “It’s just always felt good to walk into a local bank and have everyone know who you are,” Cuthbertson said. “It was a lot easier for someone that was well known in the community to come in and apply for a loan.
Robert Rivers has found his public voice on social media. Rivers, chairman and CEO of Eastern Bank in Boston, only has 292 followers, but he recently made it clear to them how disappointed he was with local radio station WEEI in the wake of several scandals involving comments by on-air personalities.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".