Walker & Dunlop Grows Capital Markets Team with Experienced New Hire

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Walker & Dunlop, Inc. announced today that it has expanded its Capital Markets team with the addition of senior vice president, James Shiles in the New York office. In his new role, Mr. Shiles will be responsible for managing, aligning, and growing Walker & Dunlop’s Capital Markets production efforts by establishing and executing strategic priorities, the flow of information, and effective decision making. In conjunction with Susan Mello, Executive Vice President of Capital Markets, Mr.

Amazon to buy the company behind the Roomba in a $1.7 billion deal – KION546

By Jennifer Korn Amazon has agreed to buy iRobot, the maker of the popular Roomba vacuum, in an all-cash deal valued at about $1.7 billion, including debt, the two companies announced Friday. The deal, which is pending approval from shareholders and regulators, has the potential to expand Amazon’s robotics lineup and deepen its presence in consumers’ homes. Last year, Amazon introduced a home robot called Astro. The $999 20-pound dog-like robot zooms from room to room, capturing live video and learning your habits.