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11109
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Oliver R. Rowe of the Rowe Corporation is featured in this month's We The People Magazine's North Carolina Businessman in the News.
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We the People of North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 30 Issue 5, May 1972, p8, 10, 13, 45, por
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16185
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Entrepreneurs transformed the state's industry in the 19th-century. Charlotte's D.A. Tompkin's entrepreneurial endeavors included founding the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER and developing the cottonseed oil industry. Edward Dilworth Latta, also from Charlotte, founded the Charlotte Trouser Company, opened the E.D. Latta and Brothers clothing store, and was president of the Charlotte Consolidated Construction Company.
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Tar Heel Junior Historian (NoCar F 251 T3x), Vol. 29 Issue 1, Fall 1989, p24-27, il
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32904
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Colonel E. B. Watson is chairman and chief executive officer of Charlotte-based Security Forces, Inc., the largest privately-owned security agency in the southeast. Watson formerly served in the United States Marine Corps. This article discusses Watson’s background and accomplishments within the security firm.
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36119
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One of North Carolina’s most active developers, Beacon Partners is a big beneficiary in the booming demand for office space in denser and less suburban neighborhoods. RailYard is their biggest project to date. Established in 1989 by Pete Lash and Ed Weisiger, Jr., the company was the first to bring in new mid-rise office space in Charlotte’s south End neighborhood, a hot spot for craft breweries and apartments for younger audiences.
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36447
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Millennials have proven themselves marketing mavens through their use of web-based promotional tools. Members of NetGen experiencing a business boom through social media and blogging included PR company owner Corri Smith, hairstylist McKenna Bleu, and wedding photographer Brian Schindler.
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36444
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Two former police officers with a taste for tongue in cheek humor have become co-owners of a doughnut shop they named Mugshots. Included in this discussion were circumstances leading to their career change and the establishment of their business.