Tuesday, May 28, 2024

David Morken’s faith in fiber grows Raleigh-based Bandwidth

Capitalizing on shifting Internet trends —and a willingness to say “no” — enabled David Morken to build a company that has grown into a $1.7 billion communications platform.

North Carolina’s top job-creating projects

Top job creating projects in the past 12 months ending May 31.

Pelican’s SnoBalls growing rapidly by keeping it chill

Started in Garner nearly 20 years ago by lovers of a favorite New Orleans treat, Pelican’s SnoBalls is growing rapidly by keeping it chill.


Harvey Gantt

Pillars of NC: Harvey Gantt makes history with architecture practice

Mixing politics and an architectural practice placed Harvey Gantt at the center of a burgeoning state.

iFLY helps the adventurous find their wings

iFLY indoor skydiving park helps the adventurous find their wings.
Sonewall Station WeWork common area

Flexibility drives coworking as a real estate megatrend

A desire for flexibility and camaraderie drives coworking as a real estate megatrend.

Dana Weston helps boost rural UNC Rockingham Health Care

Helping a rural Rockingham hospital stay afloat is job one for UNC Health Care executive Dana Weston.

NC sees uptick in urgent-care centers

Clinics that offer convenient health care are popping up across the state.

Aberdeen boasts unpretentious growth

Aberdeen, the town just south of North Carolina’s famous golfing mecca is growing in its own, unpretentious way.

Opinion: Minor league baseball not a sure bet for revitalization

it’s great summertime fun, but don’t expect minor league baseball to be a sure-bet economic catalyst.

Opinion: Break up big tech

Everybody knows Big Tech are too powerful, too arrogant, and loom too large in public life.
Buncombe County Round Table July 2019

Growth boom sends Asheville soaring

From infrastructure and land development to tourism hot spots, Buncombe County is open and ready for business.

NC businesswomen making a difference

A look at six women across the state making a difference through their work and in their communities.
Beakers for research intro

Research NC 2019

Research NC 2019