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Pat Riley inducted into the Order of the Long Leaf Pine

Dec. 19. Pat Riley, CEO of Allen Tate Cos., has been inducted into the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, one of the highest civilian honors bestowed by the Governor of the State of North Carolina. The honor was presented at the Good Scout Award Luncheon held last week at the Le Meridien Hotel in […]

MSC’s top HR officer receives Distinguished Alum honors from USC business school

Dec. 13. The University of South Carolina’s Darla Moore School of Business has recognized Beth Bledsoe, senior vice president and chief people officer for MSC Industrial Supply Co., with its Distinguished Alumni Award. The award was presented to Bledsoe recently by Dr. Mazen Aziz, managing director of the university’s Master of Human Resources program. USC’s […]


Leaders from LKN join governor’s commission on public universities

Nov. 30. Two Lake Norman higher education leaders have joined the newly formed Governor’s Commission on the Governance of Public Universities in North Carolina. Thomas W. Ross Sr. of Davidson, the new co-chair, is the former president of the Volcker Alliance, president emeritus of the University of North Carolina System and president emeritus of Davidson […]

Atrium CEO receives top national healthcare honor

Nov. 21. The National Center for Healthcare Leadership honored Atrium Health CEO Eugene A. Woods with the 2022 Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award. The award honors healthcare leaders whose commitment, values and contributions have improved the health of the public through leadership and organizational excellence. It was named in honor of Gail L. Warden, […]

BT People: Charlotte Symphony hires VP marketing, audience deveopment

Nov. 18. The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra announced the hiring of Mical Hutson as vice president of marketing and audience development beginning Nov. 28. Hutson will lead the Charlotte Symphony’s marketing team, overseeing the strategic planning, development, and execution of the CSO’s marketing, advertising, and audience engagement initiatives. Most recently, Hutson served as director of marketing […]

Lake Norman agent Trish Greer  honored  for her achievements in real estate

Oct. 21. Trish Greer received the Aqua Award at Lake Homes Realty’s National Agent Summit for her achievements in real estate. The Aqua Award is given to agents with a total transaction volume between $3.5 million and $10 million with 20 or more transition sides with a total transaction volume of $2.5 million or greater […]

Allen Tate raises $52,000 during annual FUNday event

Oct. 5. Allen Tate Realtors in the Charlotte region recently raised more than $52,000 to benefit public education, as part of the company’s Annual FUNday event. Angela Standish, the Lake Norman office branch leader, served as co-chair. For the past 25 years, Allen Tate agents, employees and guests have raised money for local public education […]

Eatmon joins Peoples Bank

Sept. 29. Thomas Eatmon recently joined Newton-based Peoples Bank as a business development officer in the bank’s Denver market. He was formerly with blueharbor bank, based in Mooresville.

Cornelius Realtor recognized by leading events organization

Sept. 28. Allen Tate Realtor Maceon McCracken has been named to the Top 30 Under 30 Future Leaders of Charlotte by Elevate Lifestyle, an events and marketing company. The Cornelius resident was honored at the 12th annual awards held at Bazal Gallery Nightclub in Charlotte. Winners were selected based on a range of criteria, including […]

Retired CEO of EnergyUnited honored with Order of the Long Leaf Pine

Sept. 19. Wayne Wilkins, the former CEO of Energy United, has been awarded The Order of the Long Leaf Pine from Gov. Roy Cooper. The award was presented on Thursday to Wilkins by EnergyUnited Board Chairman Dr. Max Walser, who is also a past recipient of the award, at the cooperative’s headquarters in Statesville. Background […]