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