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
Opera singer finds a new beat as the founder of a Charlotte-based music academy
Mahari Freeman, took a leap of faith and started a music school that offers voice and instrumental lessons – and now has five instructors.
By David Griffith, The Charlotte Ledger | April 6, 2021
These East Meck grads are headed down the wedding aisle
Charlotte natives Bryanna and Quinton share details about their love story and upcoming wedding.
By Katrina Louis | April 4, 2021
Charlotte storyteller Steve Crump releases new documentary about Muhammad Ali
The 28-minute film, set to air Friday on Bounce TV, looks back at the boxer's gold-medal victory in the 1960 Olympics.
By Jonathan Limehouse | April 1, 2021
How this bank exec’s upbringing fueled her passion for economic mobility
Jada Grandy-Mock grew up seeing how a lack of financial resources equaled a lack of choices. She's built a career on changing that narrative.
By Katrina Louis | March 31, 2021
NFL quarterback Cam Newton to launch new show on BET Digital
The show will be filmed at Newton's Atlanta cigar bar and will feature conversations with celebrities.
By Sarafina Wright | March 31, 2021
City Startup Labs names program leadership following acquisition
Rashaan Peek named program director of BLKTECHCLT, keeping the newly acquired tech training hub a woman-led initiative.
By Katrina Louis | March 29, 2021