Waves of Change: The Business of De-Stressing

Story and photo by Lindsey Chester.

Morrisville, NC – A few weeks ago, we got a new advertiser. It was a business that specializes in hypnosis. I had to find out what this was all about. Turns out, it’s a serious form of relaxation therapy, with just a little bit of magic rolled in. Read more

Business Productivity: Genius Scan

Cary, NC – My iPhone is known as my “Magic Phone” by one of my friends. Now I have found a new app that steps up the magic for my business: a hand-held document scanner. Read more

Town Partners on First Solar Farm

Cary, NC – Here’s an interesting item: the Town is partnering on its first renewable energy generation project. Better yet, it won’t cost tax payers a dime. In fact, we stand to make a tidy profit. Read more

Cary: Fastest Growing City in North Carolina

Cary, NC – A couple of weeks ago, Triangle Business Journal published a list of the ten fastest growing cities in North Carolina. Cary leads the pack with an annualized growth rate of 3.24%. Read more

Business: Urban Winery in the Heart of The Triangle

Photos and story by Lindsey Chester. Above, Chatham Hill Winery owner Jill Winkler.

Cary, NC – Tucked off Aviation Parkway in an office park sits a hidden gem, Chatham Hill Winery. They’ve been creating awarding-winning wines here in Cary since 1999. Read more

Seminar: Power Blogging 101

Cary, NC – For small and medium businesses, blogging has grown to be major vehicle for communication. Whether you’re an experienced business blogger or don’t know where to get started, you’ll want to attend CaryCitizen’s Power Blogging 101 seminar on Tuesday, September 18. Read more

Downtown Update: Big HoCA Meeting Planned for Thursday

Story by Doc Thorne. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, N.C. – The next meeting of the Heart of Cary Association (HoCA) will be held Thursday, September 6th, 8-9AM at Matthew’s House, 317 W. Chatham Street in Downtown Cary. Read more

More School Buses on the Way

Cary, NC – If you have kids in the Wake County Public School System, chances are you experienced a crazy bus schedule during the first week of school last week. Read more

Business: LORD Names Auslander new CEO

Story from staff reports. Photo courtesy of LORD. L->R Current LORD CEO Rick Mc Neel and his successor, Ed Auslander.

Cary, NC- LORD Corporation, headquartered in Cary NC, has announced that Rick McNeel, chairman, president and CEO, will retire as president and CEO of the company, effective Dec. 31, 2012. Ed Auslander has been named McNeel’s successor and will assume the role of president and CEO of LORD Corporation, effective Jan. 1, 2013.  Read more

Public Notice: Open Data and Mobile Meeting Wednesday

Cary, NC – On Wednesday, the Tech Task Force will hold a meeting on Open Data and Mobile at Page-Walker. The public is invited. Read more