Tired of the bitterly cold Michigan winters and in search of better job opportunities, Jeff Sharp moved to Charlotte in late 2007. With a background in custom homebuilding, Sharp, 26, changed gears shortly after moving to the Queen City and ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Medicor Imaging has been awarded a $16.5 million contract with the U.S. military. The five-year contract is for dental software licenses, servers, technical support, maintenance and installation and training of an electronic catalog system. The work is slated to be ...Read More »
In another setback for Horizon Lines, the Charlotte-based company today said one of its ships damaged a crane in Houston Friday. While docking at the APM Terminals facility, the Horizon Challenger clipped the dock and damaged an APM crane after being released by ...
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Family Dollar Stores today said it has named a vice president of real estate development. Brad Rogers began working for the Matthews-based company in 1998 as real estate manager. He most recently served as regional vice president for the company’s real ...
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B&W wins $900M contract for waste-to-energy project Charlotte-based Babcock & Wilcox Co. said today it and its consortium partner, BE&K Construction Co., have been awarded a more than $668 million contract for a waste-to-energy power plant in West Palm Beach, Fla. The ...
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The liberal advocacy group MoveOn.org is making Bank of America a target in a campaign over what it calls unfair tax policies. Members of the group plan to rally outside the bank’s Charlotte headquarters today, the day federal income tax ...Read More »
RALEIGH — Forced by Republican legislators to choose between halting unemployment benefits for about 37,000 people and accepting a double-digit budget cut, Gov. Beverly Perdue has vetoed legislation that would have kept checks flowing. Perdue’s announcement came at the end ...Read More »
Imagine that everybody’s naked. No, wait, that won’t work. That’s just going to make you feel more self-conscious. And taking deep breaths only makes you lightheaded. Why in the world did you volunteer to give a report to the CEOs? ...Read More »