She walked into his plant shop. Months later, they walked down the aisle
Newlyweds Victoria and Barry held a small wedding in Fayetteville. They share how their love of plants, and each other, grew amid a pandemic.
By Katrina Louis | May 6, 2021
Bennett College names local HBCU leader as new VP of academic affairs
Laura Colson to leave Johnson C. Smith University for Greensboro’s historically Black college for women.
By Katrina Louis | May 4, 2021
ASC names its permanent leader; local Girl Scouts Council hires CEO
Krista Terrell and Tayuanee Dewberry were both announced as new nonprofit leaders this week.
By Katrina Louis | April 28, 2021
Couple behind this popular photo booth startup shares highs and lows of entrepreneurship
Peterson and Colette Louis left the banking world to establish QC Booths and QC Lights. Their toddler daughter is also a Charlotte influencer.
By Katrina Louis | April 26, 2021
Charlotte deejay launches new line of bottled water
DJ K.i.D., a Charlotte deejay best known for his work with the Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby, will launch K2O Water on the Livingstone College campus.
By Glenn Burkins | April 26, 2021
Charlotte-based manufacturer SPX FLOW hires chief diversity officer
Dori Armstead brings more than 20 years of experience to the manufacturer that employs 4,900 worldwide.
By Katrina Louis | April 23, 2021
Bojangles hires PR veteran Stacey McCray as comms leader
In her new role, McCray will oversee internal and external communications strategy for the Charlotte-based food chain.
By Katrina Louis | April 19, 2021
Hester Ford, record-holder for oldest American, has died
In 2019, the Charlotte resident became the oldest-living person in the United States.
By Katrina Louis | April 17, 2021
Meet the owners behind Charlotte’s first cereal bar
Couple-preneurs and childhood friends talk about opening Day & Night Exotic Cereal Bar.
By Katrina Louis | April 8, 2021