Charlotte has a new city attorney. Bob Hagemann, senior deputy city attorney, has been selected to take over the role in January. Hagemann succeeds Mac McCarley, who will retire.
Tagged with: Bob HagemannRead More »
Duke Energy Corp. said it will remain the title sponsor of Blumenthal Performing Arts Center’s Broadway Lights series for the 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons. “The Broadway Lights series brings world-class programming to our community and is a prime example of ...
Tagged with: Duke Energy Corp.Read More »
Hendrick Construction said it will be the builder for a 5,000-square-foot Rooster’s Wood-Fired Kitchen in uptown. The Charlotte-based general contractor said the restaurant will be in 1 Bank of America Center’s Urban Garden. It will be the second location for ...
Tagged with: Hendrick ConstructionRead More »
The Charlotte City Council has decided to award $2.5 million, rather than $10 million, to the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, in a blow to the embattled tourism-booster group. The council is expected to vote July 25 on the remainder of ...
Tagged with: Anthony Foxx Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority Edwin Peacock Michael Barnes Nancy Carter Patrick Cannon Patsy Kinsey Warren Cooksey Warren TurnerRead More »
Organic Plant Health founders Billy Styles and Alan Talbert said they are trying to get their company’s products into Mooresville-based home improvement retailer Lowe’s stores. OPH is based in Charlotte. Styles and Talbert said they met with Lowe’s representatives last week as part ...
Tagged with: Lowe'sRead More »
Goodrich Corp. today said it has shipped its 50,000th executive aircraft seat. The Charlotte-based company’s interiors business in Peshtigo, Wis., manufacturers the seats. Goodrich services the aerospace and defense industries.Read More »
When you hear the name of the rock band Kiss, what comes to mind? Black-and-white face paint? Blood spitting and fire breathing? Maybe Gene Simmons’ slinky tongue? When officials with Kiss Coffeehouse — No, we’re not making that up — ...Read More »
Last week, the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce made its annual trek to another city to learn some economic development strategies. This year, the trip was to Seattle, which also has a Microsoft campus. While on the campus, Natalie English, senior ...Read More »
Bojangles’ does more for the world than deep-fry chickens, and the company wants everyone to know that. It turns out that Charlotte-based Bojangles’ is responsible for marriages, too — at least one marriage, anyway. In a press release, the company ...Read More »
With summer’s arrival, Charlotteans are looking for ways to beat the heat. So it might be good timing for a new business that’s opened at SouthPark Mall. Robert Horner is the owner and operator of the new Sunset Slush Classic ...Read More »