Downtown Fayetteville Celebrates the Holidays with a Decorating Competition and New Year’s Eve Spectacular Event

Downtown Fayetteville businesses and stakeholders have made getting festive a friendly competition. Visit the city center throughout the month for a self-guided walking tour of the Art and Entertainment districts’ decorated buildings. As you stroll a ...

Bianca Shoneman - Cool Spring Downtown District, Inc | Dec 06, 2023
Economic Development

Fueling Success: The Case for North Carolina Fuel Companies to Bid on the 2025 DLA Energy Fuel Request for Proposal

As the nation’s combat logistics support agency, the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) plays a pivotal role in delivering readiness to the warfighter. DLA provides subsistence, clothing and textiles, bulk petroleum and other energy products, constructio ...

Erin Ananian-Gentile - NC Military Business Center | Nov 28, 2023

Tips When Updating Your Business’s Burglar Alarm System In 2024

Tips When Updating Your Business’s Burglar Alarm System In 2024 Is it time to update your burglar alarm system, but you're unsure where to start? We understand. Security technology is rapidly changing, rises in theft and vandalism, and an unpred ...

Luke Wheeler - Holmes Security Systems | Nov 28, 2023

Looking at Southeastern North Carolina Cropland and Woodland Prices vs. the Global Grain Economy

  The staff of Tom Keith & Associates, Inc. has been collecting crop and woodland sales data in Southeastern North Carolina since 1970, which has allowed our appraisers to track and retrospectively determine reliable valuations on crop ...

Alex Keith - Tom Keith & Associates, Inc. | Nov 27, 2023
Health Care

Cape Fear Valley Health’s Community Paramedic Program Provides High-Risk Follow-Up Care that Improves Outcomes

Care that Improves OutcomesCape Fear Valley Health’s Community Paramedic Program provides follow-up care and medication management assistance for elderly cardiac patients by expanding the role of the traditional Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provi ...

Alinda Bailey - Cumberland County EMS | Nov 06, 2023
Health Care

NC Community Alternatives Program Helps Disabled and Elderly Adults Improve Quality of Life

In North Carolina, the Community Alternatives Program (CAP) is a Medicaid program designed to provide home and community-based care and case management services to individuals who would otherwise require nursing home care. CAP is based on a coll ...

Tim Brooks - Healthkeeperz, Inc. | Nov 01, 2023

Fayetteville’s Field of Honor Will Pay Tribute to Service Members Sept. 11 - Nov. 12

For 16 years, the North Carolina Field of Honor® has been a hallmark of Downtown Fayetteville from September 11 through November 12, Veterans Day. The Cool Spring Downtown District is proud to work with the Airborne & Special Operations Museum Fo ...

Bianca Shoneman - Cool Spring Downtown District, Inc | Nov 01, 2023
Business Growth

Finding Harmony: How I Navigate Politics and Business In Fayetteville

In the vibrant tapestry of commerce and governance, the question of whether politics and business should intertwine often takes center stage. In the heart of Fayetteville, this intricate relationship plays out in a fascinating way, as entrepreneurs a ...

Peter Pappas - Pappas Commercial Properties | Oct 31, 2023

FSU Awarded $10.6 Million to Strengthen Master’s Degree Programs in STEM

In recognition of Fayetteville State University’s (FSU’s) leadership in providing master’s degree graduate education opportunities, the University received over $10.6 million in funding under the U.S. Department of Education’s Phase II funding initia ...

Dr. Kimberly Smith-Burton - Fayetteville State University | Oct 31, 2023

Help Employees Spot Spear Phishing with These Training and Testing Tips

Cyberthreats are becoming increasingly sophisticated and companies that aren’t effectively mitigating risks are sitting ducks for cybercriminals. In previous articles, we’ve shared tips on recognizing and recovering from account takeovers and improvi ...

Jaron Cayton - TeamLogicIT | Sep 30, 2023

Should you have AI cameras for your business?

Should you have AI cameras for your business? AI (Artificial intelligence) is all the rage and rapidly transforming many industries; your business's security is no exception. AI cameras are becoming increasingly popular among companies of all si ...

Luke Wheeler - Holmes Security Systems | Sep 30, 2023

Unlocking the Power of Dual Use Innovation and Technology for National Defense

Innovation and technology are shaping the world we live in, providing solutions to a wide range of challenges across industries. One emerging concept gaining significant attention is dual use innovation and technology. Dual use innovation and technol ...

Bob Burton - NC MBC, North Carolina Defense Technology Transition Office | Sep 30, 2023
Commercial Real Estate

Real Estate Valuations: Unleash Your Property's Potential

I approach real estate from an owner's mentality, because I too believe in what I do and have ‘put my money where my mouth is’ so to speak.  I’m invested in this industry, and I understand that commercial property ownership is a long-term invest ...

Peter Pappas - Pappas Commercial Properties | Sep 20, 2023

Enhance Competitiveness and Profitability with Free, Confidential Guidance from a Campbell MBA Team

 At Campbell University, the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program stands out due to the specialized topics and hands-on training opportunities offered to students. The key features that set Campbell apart from other programs consist o ...

Mike Seibert - Lundy-Fetterman School of Business, Campbell University | Sep 12, 2023
Health Care

Painful Joints? Know the Signs of Potential Joint Replacement

The providers at Fayetteville Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine take pride in caring for the orthopedic needs for every age group in Fayetteville and surrounding communities! The board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons at Fayettev ...

Dr. Dan McBrayer - Cape Fear Valley Health | Sep 10, 2023

Understanding the Business Valuation Process

Business valuations are prepared for various purposes including tax purposes, estate and gift tax filings; litigation for shareholder disputes or divorce proceedings; and buy/sale transactions.  Valuations for estate planning are often used to m ...

Alex Keith - Tom Keith & Associates, Inc. | Aug 31, 2023

Maximizing Efficiency with Systel Business Equipment: Comprehensive Printer Service and Support

In today's fast-paced business environment, IT teams often face challenges of doing more with fewer resources. Systel Business Equipment is aware of these limitations and provides businesses with an extensive list of solutions to improve their produc ...

Madison Howard - Systel Business Equipment | Aug 31, 2023

Aerospace and Defense Opportunities for North Carolina Businesses

North Carolina has long been known for its diverse economy, encompassing industries such as biotechnology, textiles, agriculture, and finance. However, one sector that has been gaining significant traction and attention in recent years is aerospace a ...

Joe Tew - NC Military Business Center | Aug 31, 2023

Having cameras is great, but cameras are NOT a security system!

Having cameras is great, but cameras are NOT a security system!Security cameras are available more than ever to help give you peace of mind. We believe in them so much that we carry a variety of camera options to suit many commercial and residential ...

Luke Wheeler - Holmes Security Systems | Aug 29, 2023

Unlocking the Value of IDIQ Contracts: Evaluating their Worth in Government Procurement

Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracts have become a popular procurement mechanism in government agencies, offering a flexible and efficient means to acquire a diverse range of goods and services. The recent proliferation of Best i ...

Reena Bhatia - North Carolina Military Business Center, Federal Business Development, Raleigh | Aug 10, 2023
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Dr. Pamela J. Strickland, CPA

Director, Master of Accountancy & Associate Professor of Accounting, Lundy-Fetterman School of Business, Campbell University
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Ulysses Taylor, J.D.

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Federal Business Development, North Carolina Military Business Center
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