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Yokohama will open R&D shop in Cornelius

April 10. Yokohama Tire Corp. will open up a tire R&D facility​ in 27,470 square feet of space on Bailey Road​ in Cornelius​. It will be one of a handful of pure R&D facilities in North Meck. ​”Attracting an international company’s new research and development facility to Cornelius is an outstanding economic development achievement,” said […]


Tax reform means bonuses for Aquesta staff

Dec. 22. Tax reform will enable Cornelius-based Aquesta Financial Holdings to give a $1,000 bonus to all employees in January, according to CEO Jim Engel. Aquesta Financial is the parent  of Aquesta Bank and Aquesta Insurance. “Decreased tax rates will allow Aquesta Bank to continue to grow by accelerating lending to small businesses and hiring […]


Famed architect joins Cornelius Arts Center design team

Oct. 3. By Dave Yochum. An architectural team that includes Malcolm Holzman, a “late modernist icon” and a leader in the world of theater and art center design, has been selected to design the new Cornelius Arts Center downtown. Holzman, whose New York City firm is Holzman Moss Bottino Architecture, is joining forces with C […]


MacLean Curtis moving plant from Cornelius to Mooresville

Nov. 20. The Curtis Screw plant, a mainstay in the Cornelius manufacturing scene for decades, will build a 97,000 square foot plant on 24 acres in Mooresville Business Park East. The new plant will be worth on the order of $30 million, and employ as many as 150 people full-time. The Cornelius plant, which is 33 years old, employs […]

Two new ‘stagers’

Raquel “Kelly” George and Lisa McCoy have joined the staging team at Centerpiece Home Staging in Cornelius. George has 20 years of experience in residential design. McCoy recently completed the Interior Design Diploma course at The Interior Design Institute. She also did a set design internship at “Saturday Night Live.”

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