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for North Carolina Vol. 51 Issue 12, Dec 1993
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Sue Cole is executive vice-president of North Carolina Trust Co. and chairman of the Greensboro Area Chamber of Commerce.
Strong private sector job creation in the second quarter of the fiscal year (Oct.-Dec.) has state withholdings and sales tax revenues running ahead of projections, perhaps providing legislators with as much as a $240 million surplus this spring.
The Winston-Salem-based doughnut manufacturer is thriving and, according to company president Scott A. Livengood, is prepared to expand its retail business nationally, perhaps in time even internationally.
The North Carolina Rural Initiative, led by the N.C. Rural Economic Development Center and modeled after a Michigan program, aims to channel $85 million of public and private funds to aid small businesses, local governments, and others in need.
Chuck Hayes, CEO of textile manufacturer Guilford Mills, strongly supports passage of the North American Free Trade Agreement. Oliver focuses on the potential impact of the agreement on jobs.
North Carolina's fine golf courses have become an important tool for recruiting new businesses to the state.