Friday, February 23, 2024

2020 Power 100

Welcome to Business North Carolina’s third Power 100 list of the state’s most influential business leaders. This year’s report features stories and interviews with...

Power 100 2020: John Kane

John Kane’s stunning success in north Raleigh real estate followed a topsy-turvy career that got off to a rocky start.

Power 100 2020: Ashley Christensen

It’s nearly impossible to walk along a downtown Raleigh street without passing a business where Ashley Christensen has made her mark.

Power 100 2020: Randy Ramsey

Building boats was always a bigger ambition for Randy Ramsey than academic credentials.

Power 100 2020: Bill Prestage

This year, Clinton-based Prestage Farms and Prestage Foods will process about 5.5 million turkeys and a similar number of hogs for consumers worldwide.


Tarboro’s star pro athletes haven’t forgotten their eastern N.C. roots

Tarboro's star pro athletes Montrezl Harrell and Todd Gurley II haven't forgotten their eastern N.C. roots while their fortunes soar.

Opinion: The art of selecting North Carolina’s most influential leaders

Selecting 100 influential leaders is a thought-provoking effort for which there is no right answer.

Town Square: Leland’s identity is shaped by new amenities and residents

A new arts center, top-notch golf courses and lots of new residents shape the identity of Brunswick County’s biggest city.

Round table: 2020 Economic forecast

Industry experts from across the state gathered to discuss what to expect in the future, most with a positive outlook.

Powering NC: A guide to the energy industry in North Carolina

Advancements in technology and new innovations are driving all aspects of clean energy, and local legislators have goals to make our state a leader in the energy sphere.

Gastonia gets a whole new look

Downtown Gastonia is about to get a whole new look, complete with a baseball stadium, apartments and restaurants.