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During the 1980s, almost half of the furniture manufactured in the United States was made in North Carolina. Between 1990 and 2006, industry employment dropped 41 percent as many manufacturers moved overseas. North Carolina has lost 26,000 jobs since 2000. However, Lexington artist Bob Timberlake refused to allow one of his furniture lines to be moved overseas.
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10553
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La Farm Bakery is BUSINESS NORTH CAROLINA magazine's 2007 North Carolina Small Business of the Year. The bakery, which was founded in 1999 in Cary as a husband-and-wife operation by Lionel and Missy Vatinet, now employs twenty-seven workers. La Farm makes daily on the premises handmade bread, pastries, tarts, and sandwiches. Projected revenues for 2007 are over $1.25 million.
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 27 Issue 12, Dec 2007, p38-40, 42, 44, 46-47, il, por Periodical Website
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10554
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Foster Lake & Pond Management Inc. is a runner-up in the 2007 BUSINESS NORTH CAROLINA Small Business of the Year competition. Johnny Foster founded the company in 1983 in Garner. The company now employs twelve and projects revenues of $1.5 million in 2007.
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10556
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Pit Instruction and Training LLC, with headquarters in Mooresville, is a runner-up in the 2007 BUSINESS NORTH CAROLINA Small Business of the Year competition. Thomas C. DeLoach, Jr., managing partner, and Jeff Hammond, partner, founded the company in 2002. The company focuses on pit-crew training for automotive racing and corporate team building. Pit Instruction employs fourteen and projects revenues of $1.5 million in 2007.
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10555
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Geomagic Inc. is a runner-up in the 2007 BUSINESS NORTH CAROLINA Small Business of the Year competition. Ping Fu is the company's founder and CEO. Geomagic, founded in 1996, has headquarters in the ResearchTriangle Park. The software and services company now employs ninety-three and projects revenues of $20 million in 2007.