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for Business North Carolina Vol. 19 Issue 5, May 1999
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Charlotte has seen an increase in construction downtown recently, as businesses move into the region. Two banks, Bank-America Corp. and First Union Corp., are competing for the distinction of having the tallest buildings in the city. Both banks have big construction plans for the future.
Steve Shroud owns Carolantic Realty Inc., the company that is building a 19,722 seat entertainment arena in Raleigh. Shroud has recently come under fire because the completion of the arena is behind schedule and drastically over budget.
David Womick is CEO of Redneck Foods Inc. and planned to create a coast-to-coast barbecue restaurant chain. He is struggling to realize his dream, however, because of lack of funds. This article discusses the trials and tribulations of opening a business.
The Hmong people are a minority ethnic group in Lao and many left the country after the Vietnam War for fear of retaliation. This article examines Hmong families living in North Carolina and the types of jobs they seek.