Charlotte-based Queen Associates said it is merging with FirstPlace, an information technology consulting and staffing firm. Queen Associates, a technology consulting firm, was founded in 2000. Its CEO is Frances Queen. FirstPlace was originally developed as an internal recruiting division ...Read More »
Charlotte-based EnPro Industries said it has finalized the purchase of Houston-based Pipeline Seal and Insulator and its affiliates. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. EnPro had announced Jan. 31 that it was buying the company. PSI primarily serves the global ...
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The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association last week said it is renewing its contract with Charlotte through 2014. Last month, the Charlotte chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People had called for major events, including the CIAA, to ...Read More »
Matthews-based PokerTek said it has installed PokerPro, an automated poker table, at Seven Casino d’Amnéville in France. PokerPro tables offer poker for up to 10 players on an electronic platform that eliminates mistakes and provides a faster game, a news release says. PokerTek develops and ...
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The Central Piedmont Sierra Club is asking Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to notify parents, faculty and staff of plans to build a plant that would burn Mecklenburg County trash. In a letter Friday to school officials, the Sierra Club, a critic of ...Read More »
Carowinds said it is accepting applications as it prepares to fill more than 2,100 seasonal positions before the park opens April 2. The positions are for food and beverage, rides, games, merchandise, admissions, marketing, aquatics, security, warehouse, cash services and ...Read More »
Charlotte-based DesignLine Corp. said it has entered into a $30 million joint venture with Liberty Automotive to open a production facility in Abu Dhabi, a move that will more than double DesignLine’s work force in Charlotte and New Zealand. DesignLine, which makes hybrid ...
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Looking to drum up some business during the recession-pinched construction market, Wiley Brown, director of marketing at Edifice in Charlotte, started pursuing new opportunities, namely senior living communities. That led to the commercial builder landing a contract for a major ...Read More »