The Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority today said it has inked a one-year contract with Charlotte-based advertising agency Eric Mower and Associates, replacing Charlotte-based ad agency BooneOakley. Chosen through a request for proposals process that began in February, EMA will develop advertising campaigns to ...Read More »
A former Bank of America computer programmer was sentenced today to two years in prison for stealing almost $285,000 from company ATMs during seven months in 2009. Prosecutors say Rodney Reed Caverly, 54, used a special computer code to withdraw the money without ...Read More »
Bank of America has chosen David Reilly as the company’s shared technology infrastructure executive. His responsibilities will include designing, building and operating the Charlotte-based company’s enterprise technology infrastructure and operations. Reilly, who will be based in New York, will also ...Read More »
Bank of America said today that it wants to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 15 percent from 2011 to 2015 by using less energy, a goal the Charlotte-based company described as ambitious. Bank of America said the plan involves its ...Read More »
FairPoint Communications said it had net income in the first quarter, during which it emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, compared with a net loss in the same quarter last year. The Charlotte-based company said it had earnings of $562.5 million ...Read More »
Mecklenburg County Manager Harry Jones said he sees brighter economic days ahead as he presented a $1.3 billion recommended budget to county commissioners Tuesday night. Property values rose on average by 9.2 percent following this year’s revaluation, bringing the total ...
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Sen. Daniel Clodfelter, a Charlotte Democrat and critic of the city of Charlotte’s proposed design standards for residential construction, has won Senate approval for legislation that would ban regulations that dictate what new homes can look like. Among other things, ...
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Despite support from neighbors for a 20-acre redevelopment plan for Monroe Road between Idlewild and Conference roads, the city’s zoning staff has recommended denial of a rezoning petition for the project. Roy Goode, of Goode Development Corp. and Goode Properties, ...Read More »