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At that time, Wilmington business leaders appreciated the potential of North Carolina’s largest city and sought to lend guidance to the economic direction of the bustling port. While the Civil War and North Carolina’s secession from the Union delayed the original Chamber’s work, the eventual chartering in 1866 gave Wilmington’s organization the distinction of being the first Chamber of Commerce in the state of North Carolina. 1 Despite governmental chartering, it is not a governmental entity. The Chamber is a membership-based, nonprofit organization of diverse membership. Cite error: There are tags on this page, but the ...
Asheville Business Blog: W. Louis Bissette, Jr. Named 2010 Citizen ...
The Asheville law firm of McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A. is pleased to announce that The North Carolina Bar Association, in conjunction with the Citizen Lawyer Task Force, has named W. Louis Bissette, Jr. a 2010 recipient of its Citizen Lawyer Award. Formal presentation will take place at the North Carolina Bar Association’s annual meeting scheduled for June 24-27 at the Hilton Wilmington Riverside. The NCBA Citizen Lawyer Award was established in 2007 to recognize lawyers who provide exemplary public service to their communities. Honorees include elected and appointed government officials, coaches, mentors and voluntary ... market research, surveys and trends
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is a lucky man. At just 21, he's part of the Asheville Green Opportunities Training Team, a paid job training and placement program designed to give disconnected youth in the Asheville community a living-wage job in the fast growing green economy. A new lease: Brandon Meyer, apprentice with the Cox-Schepp Construction Company Photo by Michael Muller "We work with high-school dropouts, underprivileged teens and kids with little or no work experience," explains Asheville Green Opportunities co-founder Dan Leroy . "Brandon is part of the apprenticeship program hosted by local businesses that provide on-the-job experience." market research, surveys and trends


Appendix I Demographics and Trends Analysis
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Asheville Business Blog: Tourism Product Development Grants Announced!
The Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority (BCTDA) announced today that it is awarding more than $2.6 million to five community projects and serving as a potential loan guaranty to one other through its Tourism Product Development Fund (TPDF). Funding will assist with construction of projects that are expected to further enhance the community while also driving more overnight hotel stays and pumping additional dollars into the local economy. “While other funding sources are drying up, the tourism industry is working hard to continue to build this community,” noted Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
The Biz: Task Mania leaves the nest
Task Mania, the first business to graduate from A-B Tech's Business Incubator program, is moving to the Ridgefield Business Park (off Brevard Road, behind the Biltmore Square Mall). Founded in 2006 by Katrina Bragg , the company provides freelance administrative, creative and consulting services for businesses, including graphic design, data entry, copywriting, presentations, grant writing and event planning. The public is invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new digs Saturday, June 26, from 4 to 6 p.m. Food and beverages will be provided. To learn more about Task Mania, visit . The American ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
A breakfast brouhaha
The Council of Independent Business Owners may be one of Buncombe County's best organized, most influential groups. Formed decades ago to represent local business interests (and, some say, to counterbalance the more progressive Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce), CIBO has succeeded in getting its members deeply involved in local issues — largely by running for elected office and by serving on numerous local boards and commissions. You'll find members represented on planning-and-zoning boards, the regional air-quality board and numerous ad hoc committees that influence such key issues as stream buffers, ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


The Annual Chamber Leader's Trip to Washington, DC is on Wednesday ...
Mar 28, 2003 ... partnership between the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, Buncombe County and the City of Asheville, and has been involved in creating ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Labor Market Trends (Sources: Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce & N.C. Department of Commerce). Major Buncombe County Employers. Employer ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
UNC-Chapel Hill pharmacy education expanding to UNC Asheville ...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- The University of North Carolina Board of Governors on Friday approved UNC-Chapel Hill's plan to expand its pharmacy-education program to UNC Asheville in partnership with Mission Health System. The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in Chapel Hill will create a satellite pharmacy program that will be based at UNC Asheville. The program at UNC Asheville is an expansion of the successful partnership the UNC-Chapel Hill pharmacy school has had with Elizabeth City State University since 2005. That program will graduate its second class in May. The start-up costs for the program will be covered by a $2.5 ...
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