Security breaches at banks are nothing new. Last week, thousands of Bank of America customers received letters warning them that their debit card numbers and checking accounts had been compromised by a security breach. Last year, when hackers cracked Citibank’s ...Read More »
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Qualifying for a loan in today’s economic environment is a daunting task for many. For the Charlotte Knights, it is the next mountain to climb in order for the minor league baseball team to build a new stadium in uptown ...Read More »
When the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers announced last month that new Internet domain names would become available in January, the news was heralded as changing the face of the Internet forever. But in Charlotte, some businesspeople are ...
Tagged with: 10K Research and Marketing Anthony Kombol Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Emma Merisier Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers Natalie Dick University of North Carolina at CharlotteRead More »
Age: 57 Lives in: University area Family: wife, Wendy; children, Katherine, 26, Shannon, 20 Education: attended Ohio State University but did not graduate Joe Bitzan and his team at Disaster One, a disaster-recovery company that specializes in cleaning homes and ...Read More »
When Target leaves Akers Center in Gastonia later this year, a big fish will be swimming away. The question is what will happen to the small and midsize stores left behind. “Those large tenants make or break a retail shopping ...Read More »
Carrie Berry says she works hard as placement director for King’s College in Charlotte’s Elizabeth neighborhood. But the federal government is about to force her and hundreds of other job placement workers at for-profit colleges to work a lot harder ...Read More »
The Charlotte Knights are closer to building a stadium in uptown Charlotte now that Mecklenburg County commissioners have agreed to keep the project moving forward. But the project will need additional approval from commissioners before it becomes a reality. After ...Read More »
The job of the host committee for the 2012 Democratic National Convention is to make sure Charlotte’s small-business community is aware of the opportunities to make money with the convention. That was the message from Dan Murrey, director of the host committee, today ...Read More »
ReVenture Park’s plan to burn Mecklenburg County’s trash to produce electricity has gone up in flames. In a city that’s trying to diversify its economy from one focused mostly on banking, the loss of a project that would have generated ...
Tagged with: Argand Energy Solutions Bill Gupton Charlotte Center City Partners Chatham Olive Duke Energy Corp. Forsite Development Ivan Urlaub North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association ReVenture Park Shannon Binns Sierra Club Sustain CharlotteRead More »