Cary Gaming Industry Powers The Astronauts

Story by Hal Goodtree. Photo by The Astronauts.

Cary, NC – Joystiq reports that Cary-based Epic Games has made a development arrangement with The Astronauts, based in Warsaw, Poland. Here’s the twist: the guys behind The Astronauts are former Epic employees. Read more

The Week the Irish Came to Town

Cary, NC – Ever wonder what Sister Cities of Cary does? Well, last week, it was economic development, hosting a business delegation from County Meath, Ireland. The following is an account of the week from Sister Cities Treasurer Ian Henshaw. Read more

First Look: Walmart Neighborhood Market

Story and photos by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – I stopped by the new Walmart Neighborhood Market last week and had a quick look around. Here’s my take on the new store at the corner of High House and Highway 55. Read more

Tech Task Force – Cary’s First Online Meeting

Cary, NC – The Town of Cary’s Tech Task Force (TTF) is scheduled to meet this Wednesday. In a first for Cary, the commission meeting will be streamed online. Read more

Jobs: Netsertive Looks to Hire 30

Morrisville, NC – For one of our business clients, we work with  Netsertive, a company that does online advertising and channel marketing. Now, Netsertive has secured $10 million in new financing, moved to a new location in Perimeter Park and is looking to hire 30 people. The jobs are in Sales, Marketing, Engineering and Product Development. Read more

October Seminar: Twitter for Business

Cary, NC – CaryCitizen’s October seminar is on Twitter for Business. The date is Tuesday, October 16, 2012 and you are invited. Read more

Cary Chamber Candidates Forum

Photo illustration by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – Over the next few weeks, Candidate Forums will be popping up all over the region. One of the best is the Cary Chamber Forum, taking place this Wednesday at Prestonwood Country Club. Read more

Money Matters: What’s Up With Your Social Security

“Coach Pete” D’Arruda writes the Money Matters series on CaryCitizen. Photo by Brian Talbot.

Cary, NC – By 2033 the Social Security Administration (SSA) projects the number of eligible Social Security beneficiaries will double, while the number of contributing workers per recipient declines. Do the math. Read more

Tech Task Force Website Meeting Tuesday

Story and picture by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – When it comes to government, the term “sunshine” is akin to “openness.” Technology has revolutionized openness in society. In that spirit, the Tech Task Force is launching a first for Cary – it’s own website. You are invited to a meeting on Tuesday evening at Page-Walker about the new website for Cary’s Tech Task Force. Read more

Get In On the Cary Business Expo

Cary, NC – The annual Cary Business Expo is coming up on Wednesday, November 7. Now is the time to get a booth and be a part of Cary’s largest business exposition. Read more