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Sen. Marcus amasses campaign war chest in bid for NC Commissioner of Insurance

July 17. Campaign reports for NC Sen. Natasha Marcus, the Democratic nominee for NC Commissioner of Insurance, and Mike Causey, the incumbent, show Marcus well ahead of her Republican opponent. Marcus, who represents NC District 41, which includes Cornelius, said her campaign raised an unprecedented $281,092—the largest-ever fundraising report posted by a candidate for NC […]

Chamber luncheon features GOP candidate for governor

July 8. Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson, the Republican candidate for governor, will be the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce PowerLuncheon speaker at NorthStone Country Club on Aug. 15. Robinson will present his vision for the state just as NC Attorney General Josh Stein did at the May PowerLuncheon. Background Robinson, the first black Lieutenant Governor […]

International Kitchen & Bath celebrates 35 years

June 11. International Kitchen & Bath is marking 35 years in the local remodeling industry. Founded by Brian Tarle in Cornelius in 1989, the business moved to its current location three years later at 201 Griffith St. in Davidson.

Alexander Cahill is new affordable housing director in Davidson

May 28. Alexander Cahill is the new Affordable Housing & Equity Director for the Town of Davidson. His most recent roles include working with the City & County of Durham, where he led the Growth Management & Strategic Support divisions. In this work, he oversaw the Training & Onboarding program, Planning for Affordability Program, Racial […]

Peoples Bank promotes 3 people

May 21. Newton-based Peoples Bank has promoted three officers: Connie Ollis, a banker for more than 40 years, has been appointed as Senior Vice President, Director of Compliance. Paula Parker has been named Senior Vice President, Retail Sales Manager. She has more than 30 years of experience. Amber Hoyle as Vice President, General Auditor. She […]

ServisFirst announces new mortgage loan officer

March 14. Christy Phillips has joined ServisFirst Bank as a mortgage loan officer in the new ServisFirst branch on Bailey Road, just east of Hwy. 21. She’s the first and sole mortgage loan officer within ServisFirst’s North Carolina offices. Phillips has more than 27 years of banking experience, having worked with mortgage brokers, dealers and […]

New loan officer at Peoples Bank in Mooresville

Feb. 12. Chuck Busse is the new Senior Mortgage Loan Officer at Peoples Bank for the Lake Norman area. His office is located at 163 Plantation Ridge Drive in Mooresville.

New Chief People Officer at Advocate/Atrium

Jan. 30. Nakesha Lopez has been appointed executive vice president and Chief People & Culture Officer for Advocate Health. She will be responsible for the strategic management and delivery of all people programs, policies, processes and practices for Advocate Health. She will align the HR function with the organization’s strategy, drive teammate engagement and craft […]

Mooresville has new CVB director

Jan. 26. The Mooresville Convention & Visitors Bureau has a new executive director. Randy DuTeau, who has worked in tourism, event management and hospitality for more than 30 years, has overseen destination marketing organizations, development for sports commissions, and high-profile sports events, including Ironman 70.3 Augusta, USA Cycling National Championships, and Amateur Athletic Union Cross […]

Two named to Swanepoel Power 200

Jan. 19. Two top executives at leading real estate companies in Charlotte have been named to the Swanepoel Power 200 for 2024, an annual list of real estate’s most powerful and influential executives and leaders n the real estate brokerage industry. Budge Huskey, president and chief executive officer of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty, was No. […]