GetWell Acquired by Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe

GetWell Network, a FreshTracks portfolio company since 2005, was successfully acquired on 12/31/12. GetWell is the leading provider of Interactive Patient Care solutions, deployed in over 30,000 hospital beds nationwide, facilitating over seven million patient interactions per year.

Meredith Acquires EatingWell Media Group

Meredith said it acquired EatingWell Media Group, which publishes the bimonthly magazine EatingWell, and this week is starting, which will consist initially of a quarterly magazine, a website and other digital assets.

PajamaJeans in NY Times

Direct response marketing company, TV Goods, recently purchased, which promotes PajamaJeans for Hampton Direct.

Peak Pitch Vermont Another Success

The pitch. It’s the life blood of entrepreneurs, and if you’re shy about telling your company’s story to potential investors, you better get over it fast.

SolarOne Solutions Issued Third U.S. Patent

SolarOne Solutions announced today the issuance to it by the US Patent Office of a patent that covers the high efficiency lighting characteristics of its SO-Bright® Technology in its solar powered lighting systems.

Lee Bouyea Chosen For VBM’s Rising Stars Award

Vermont Business Magazine (VBM) has announced the winners of its inaugural Rising Stars Award. The list is comprised of 40 winners under the age of 40. Award recipients were selected by a panel of judges for their commitment to business growth, professional excellence and involvement in their communities.

Vermont Teddy Bear PajamaJeans Going Global

They were originally made for Teddy Bear’s Pajama-Gram mail-order company. But PajamaJeans sold so well during the 2009 holiday season that the company started looking for new ways to market them, both in stores and on TV.