Matthews-based PokerTek today said it had a first-quarter net loss of $463,999, or 7 cents a share, down from a net loss of $856,593, or 15 cents a share, in the same quarter last year. Revenue was $1.68 million, up ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Hendrick Construction today said it has won the contract to build The Comedy Zone at the NC Music Factory. Hendrick declined to disclose the contract value. The Comedy Zone is the largest comedy club network in the U.S. and owns more ...
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First Trust Bank said its net income rose 17 percent in the first quarter from the same quarter last year. The Charlotte-based company reported first-quarter net income of $620,000, or 13 cents per diluted share, up from net income of $528,000, or ...Read More »
Dale Tobias started working when he was 13, learning to fix cars. But it wasn’t until he turned 15 that he got his first “real job,” he said. That gig involved delivering newspapers door to door for The Charlotte Observer. ...Read More »
Hometown: Briarcliff Manor, N.Y. Age: 42 Family: husband, Mike; children, Ryan, 16, Kyle, 12 Education: bachelor’s degree in business administration, University of North Carolina at Charlotte Krista Long, who took over as president of the Home Builders Association of Charlotte ...Read More »
Companies are struggling to find qualified workers to fuel any kind of economic recovery and replace retiring baby boomers, business leaders told Gov. Bev Perdue Monday at an economic roundtable in Charlotte. “We’re adding 1,000 jobs at our site,” Mark Pringle, director ...Read More »