Aug 26 Huntersville resident David Hill was named Bayada's Home Health Care "national hero" for the second quarter. One of six employees chosen from 22 states, he works out of the Concord office.
This letter is from Mark J. Neroni, who lives on Sandyedge Drive in Cornelius. He is a former management consultant with Accenture. He is now a senior relationship manager for FNC, a mortgage lending software company. He has a BBA in finance from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA in MIS and marketing from Indiana University. He is also a volunteer for the WidenI77.org group.
Fool Me Twice, Shame On Me
By now, everyone in the Cornelius area has suffered through the congestion resulting from the Diverging Diamond Catawba Avenue bridge project over I-77.
Aug 26 Lake Norman – The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce and Lake Norman Economic Development unveiled new logos during Thursday’s Power Luncheon at NorthStone Country Club in Huntersville.
“The new, contemporary look modernizes and energizes our mark, and, at the same time, reflects the great history and tradition of Lake Norman,” said Ryan McDaniels, Lake Norman Economic Development Executive Director.
Aug 21 Inc. magazine ranked Cornelius-based Park Avenue Properties No. 1,352 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's 5000 fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs.
Aug. 25 Huntersville’s Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home recently welcomed certified life tribute professional Terrie Anne Hintz as its funeral celebrant partner. These titles mean Hintz, who has degrees and certifications in mortuary science, funeral service science and arts and cremator operation, provides personalized services for non-religious deceased individuals instead of a generic non-religious service. She meets with the family to ask questions about the deceased, then customizes the service, writes the eulogy and officiates the service.
Aug 21U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says the Department of Justice has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America to resolve federal and state claims against its units, Countrywide Financial Corporation and Merrill Lynch.
It is the largest civil settlement with a single entity in American history.
Aug. 22 Davidson-based E.S. Johnson Builders will have a Ground Breaking Ceremony Aug. 26 at 11 am for its 2015 Build for the Cure show home. This is the fifth show home the business has built through Build for the Cure to benefit the Susan G. Komen Charlotte affiliate, a breast cancer non-profit that serves 13 area counties. Eric Johnson of E.S. Johnson Builders established Build for the Cure as a charity. The show home is expected to be finished in spring 2015, when it will open for tours and fund-raising events.
Aug 19 Tourism in Cabarrus County generated an economic impact of $371.87 million in 2013, an increase of 2.5 percent from 2012. Cabarrus County ranks 12th in travel impact among North Carolina’s 100 counties.
More than 3,980 jobs were directly attributable to travel and tourism. Payroll generated by the tourism industry totaled $80.08 million. State and local tax revenues from travel to Cabarrus County amounted to $27.36 million.
- Ken Kumpe now at Classic Graphics
- New commercial agent
- Scott Regene joins Allen Tate
- Lake Norman Chamber accepting nominations for 'Champions of Diversity'
- MI-Connection to launch SEC Network for digital cable subscribers
- Free job search seminar scheduled for Aug. 27
- Rowan Chamber kicks off Total Resource Campaign
- Sarah Porter named United Way’s Cabarrus Community Director