A group of investors is opposing a proposed $8.5 billion settlement that Charlotte-based Bank of America Corp. reached last week. The settlement was designed to resolve claims by investors that the bank sold bonds based on substandard mortgages. The bank reached ...Read More »
Energy- and relaxation-drink maker Bebida Beverage Co. today said it has entered into a partnership with Ki Sales Inc. to help get its products into major retail chains. Statesville-based Bebida — or BeBevCo, as it’s also known — said KSI has relationships with ...Read More »
As part of the new state of North Carolina budget signed into law last month, the fees for filing a foreclosure case in state courts are higher. The fee is now doubled from $150 in fiscal 2010 to $300 in ...Read More »
Duke Energy Corp. today said it plans to build another wind farm in Kansas. Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Charlotte-based Duke, will build, own and operate the 131-megawatt Cimarron II Windpower Project in Gray County, approximately 200 miles ...Read More »
Dale Jarrett Racing Adventure said it set a sales record for June. The 12-year-old Hickory-based business, which allows visitors to drive racecars on racetrack, said its June sales exceeded $245,000. That was 7.5 percent higher than sales in June 2010, the ...Read More »
Babcock & Wilcox Chief Financial Officer Exercises Provisions of Retention Agreement Babcock & Wilcox Co.’s chief financial officer said he is ending his employment with the Charlotte-based company. Michael Taff said he will plans to exercise his right to terminate his ...Read More »
Health care alliance Premier Inc. said Mike Alkire has been promoted to chief operating officer. Before the promotion, Alkire was president of Premier Purchasing Partners, which offers group purchasing, supply chain services and resource utilization data to hospitals and health care facilities ...Read More »
Age: 48 Lives in: Rock Hill, S.C. Family: wife, Marie; children, Jesse, 7, Jake, 5 Education: bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering technology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte Joel Matthews likes to blow stuff up. He’s been doing it for ...
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Summer in Charlotte is in full swing, and that could mean good business for arenas and venues that offer a concert and a cool reprieve from the heat or just a way to unwind. But in these days of economic ...
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