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Report: Compuware could be sold as early as today

September 2, 2014

Detroit-based Compuware is close to a deal to sell itself and an announcement could come as early as today, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. freep Incoming search terms:founder of compuware detroit thomas karmouns

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Compuware Selling Project Management, Service Businesses

January 8, 2014
Compuware Selling Project Management, Service Businesses

DETROIT (WWJ) – Under pressure to boost profits from activist shareholders, Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq: CPWR) Wednesday announced the sale of its Changepoint project management, Uniface application development software and IT services business. The purchase price is $ 160 million and the buyer is the Los Angeles-based private equity firm Marlin Equity Partners. The deal is [...]

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Compuware ends consulting contract with co-founder Karmanos

September 30, 2013

It’s fair to say that since his retirement Karmanos, the company’s co-founder, has not been an ambassador for … Click On Detroit News

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Matt’s Favorites: A Lovely Vacation, Watch Compuware, And Much More

July 15, 2013
Matt’s Favorites: A Lovely Vacation, Watch Compuware, And Much More

So what’s the latest, greatest and coolest stuff from the marvelous world of high technology? Well, kids, pull up that virtual beach chair and let’s check it out… * Yes, as a matter of fact, I have been on vacation since the Fourth of July. Through a fortuitous accident of the calendar, I wangled the [...]

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Compuware’s Covisint Files IPO Of Up To $100M

May 15, 2013
Compuware’s Covisint Files IPO Of Up To $100M

DETROIT — Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq:CPWR) plans to sell up to $ 100 million dollars worth of stock in its Covisint subsidiary. Compuware says it filed the Form S-1 registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission, although the number of shares to be sold and the price range for the proposed offering have yet to [...]

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Compuware Shareholder Blasts Management, Urges Immediate Sale Of Company At Auction

April 7, 2013
Compuware Shareholder Blasts Management, Urges Immediate Sale Of Company At Auction

NEW YORK — An institutional shareholder of Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq: CPWR) sharply criticized management for the Detroit company’s most recent earnings disappointment, and urged the immediate auction of the company. In a letter to Compuware CEO Robert C. Paul, Sandell Asset Management CEO Thomas E. Sandell said that if Compuware doesn’t move immediately to auction [...]

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Hedge fund would take Compuware from Detroit, Karmanos says (exclusive)

March 4, 2013

Peter Karmanos Jr., the former CEO and outgoing chairman of Compuware, gave a full-throated defense Monday of the business software maker’s board of directors and growth prospects and warned that a hedge fund takeover could result in the company leaving Detroit. freep

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‘I receive so much more than I’m giving’: DPS Reading Corps rally draws hundreds

March 2, 2013

The program pairs volunteers with DPS students in pre-kindergarten to third grade who need reading help. Almost 900 people currently volunteer, and officials were expecting to add 300 volunteers today, although there were more in the Renaissance auditorium. The rally featured speeches from Detroit’s First Lady Yvette Bing, Detroit Free Press columnist Rochelle Riley and [...]

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‘I receive so much more than I’m giving’: DPS Reading Corps rally draws hundreds

March 2, 2013

The program pairs volunteers with DPS students in pre-kindergarten to third grade who need reading help. Almost 900 people currently volunteer, and officials were expecting to add 300 volunteers today, although there were more in the Renaissance auditorium. The rally featured speeches from Detroit’s First Lady Yvette Bing, Detroit Free Press columnist Rochelle Riley and [...]

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Compuware to idle 160, close offices to reduce costs

March 1, 2013
Compuware to idle 160, close offices to reduce costs

Compuware Corp. plans to lay off 160 employees and close or shrink 16 of its offices around the world. Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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