Education

Fayetteville-Cumberland Regional Entrepreneur and Business HUB Poised to Support Businesses and Drive Economic Growth Across Region

Small businesses across the region will now get a boost from the newly opened Fayetteville-Cumberland Regional Entrepreneur and Business HUB at Fayetteville State University (FSU). Managed by FSU’s Broadwell College of Business and Economics (BCBE), ...

Ulysses Taylor, J.D. - Fayetteville State University | Sep 14, 2022
Commercial Real Estate

10 STEPS TO PREPARE YOUR FACILITY FOR HEAVY STORMS

It’s never too early to think about preparing your facility for heavy storms – especially now that our region is in the heart of hurricane season.  Following is a 10-step action plan to ensure that your facility is ready for heavy storms.Be sure ...

David Grandey - Highland Roofing Company | Aug 30, 2022
Technology

North Carolina Defense Innovators Meet with Government Partners at DEFTECH Event

Defense innovation continues to thrive in North Carolina.  More than 200 members of the North Carolina Innovation Ecosystem (NCIE) participated in a Defense Technology Symposium (DTS) on 26 July at Fayetteville Technical Community College. &nbsp ...

Denny Lewis - North Carolina Defense Technology Transition Office (DEFTECH) | Aug 30, 2022
Technology

Systel Business Equipment: More Than a Copier Company

POV: The year is 1981; it’s the dawn of a technological revolution. You’ve just purchased the new Sony Walkman and hit play on your favorite cassette. The blue screen of death is displayed on your clunky PC, the CPU is whirring, but you can hardly he ...

Madison Howard - Systel Business Equipment | Aug 30, 2022
Health Care

Cape Fear Valley Health’s Automated Laboratory and Educational Partnerships Fill Business and Community Needs

Cape Fear Valley Health (CFVH) is proud of our new state-of-the-art centralized lab that will reduce lab turnaround time, leading to shorter patient stays. Opened in August, the renovated 3,952-square-foot lab space has automated capabilities, allowi ...

April Maroschak - Cape Fear Valley Health | Aug 25, 2022
Commercial Real Estate

How Roofing Systems Help the Environment

Whether to fulfill a core personal and/or business value or to take advantage of cost savings, tax benefits or for potential many other reasons, it’s usually a good idea to choose an environmentally friendly roofing system. There are four primar ...

Jeanette Omdalen - Highland Roofing Company | Aug 01, 2022
Technology

Transportation Electrification at Military Installations

Military bases across the country are in the process of transportation electrification. This runs the gamut from developing electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure options, considering what and how many vehicles to purchase, and how to maintain ...

Diane Cherry - North Carolina Military Business Center | Aug 01, 2022
Commercial Real Estate

Fayetteville Apartment Rental Data Reflects Need for More Multi-Family Developments

There has been a considerable slowdown in the development of multi-family and single-family residences over the last several years, which, along with inflation in building prices, has led to increasing rental rates.This Fayetteville Apartment Index c ...

Alex Keith - Tom Keith & Associates, Inc. | Jul 18, 2022
Health Care

Making a primary care appointment is easy, though overdue for many

If it’s been a while since you saw a doctor for your annual check-up, now is the time to get back on track. Many patients let their annual visits slide during the pandemic, but it’s very safe and easy begin scheduling doctor’s visits and other screen ...

Jessica M. P. Tucker - Cape Fear Valley Health Pavilion North Family Care | Jul 15, 2022
Other

Military Luggage Company Offers Top-Quality, Durable Packs to Meet Service Members’ Unique Needs

With a vision of providing all branches of the U.S. military with a high-quality and comprehensive selection of bags, packs and cases, Military Luggage Company ensures service members are well-equipped to carry whatever accessories they need for fiel ...

Neil Watkins - Military Luggage Company | Jul 06, 2022
Business Growth

$275,000,000 in Investment was Announced for Downtown Fayetteville between 2017-2019

Pan- Sandwiches & Deli opened at 105 Hay Street recently. Formed in 2017, a charitable, non-profit corporation, Cool Spring Downtown District, works to position Fayetteville as a vibrant center of artistic, cultural, civic, and commercial ac ...

Bianca Shoneman - Cool Spring Downtown District, Inc | Jul 01, 2022
Other

The Medical, Biomedical, Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium Delivers Again in 2022

The Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (MBB) met on 8 and 9 June in Chapel Hill, NC and was a true business development experience for all attendees.Hosted by the Offices of Senators Richard Burr and Thom Tillis ...

Fran Perez-Wilhite - NC Military Business Center | Jun 29, 2022
Technology

The Importance of Creating a Cybersecurity Culture

Developing a secure AND compliant cybersecurity program is a daunting and complex task, and organizations often ask, “where should we start?”After many years of working with quality management systems, I have come up with what I believe is the right ...

Laura Rodgers - North Carolina Military Business Center | Jun 29, 2022
Other

Federal and Defense Textile Summit Connects Industry with Federal, Military Leadership

The 2022 Federal and Defense Textile (FEDTEX) Summit took place in Charlotte on 24 and 25 May with great success. Hosted by the Offices of Senators Richard Burr and Thom Tillis, the North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC), and the North ...

TJ Gilroy - North Carolina Military Business Center | Jun 01, 2022
Technology

Looming Cyber Threats: Are You Prepared for Battle?

As the Russian attacks on Ukraine continue to escalate, U.S. business owners are preparing for a battle of their own: the war on American infrastructure. There is no longer speculation of whether these attacks could happen, but rather when and h ...

Madison Howard - Systel Business Equipment | May 31, 2022
Other

Where has all the Hunting Land Gone?

  Hunting is a popular pastime and family bonding experience in North Carolina; however, finding hunting land to lease is becoming more difficult and the prices are noticeably increasing every year. Based on the actual rental rates collecte ...

Alex Keith - Tom Keith & Associates, Inc. | May 09, 2022
Commercial Real Estate

$70,000,000 in Private Investment Announced for Downtown Fayetteville

Formed in 2017, a charitable, non-profit corporation, Cool Spring Downtown District, works to position Fayetteville as a vibrant center of artistic, cultural, civic, and commercial activity. The District is excited to announce new investments aimed a ...

Bianca Shoneman - Cool Spring Downtown District, Inc | May 02, 2022
Technology

5 Things to Remember Regarding Your Copier Contract

With copier contracts that can span over several years, it can be easy to focus on other initiatives and forget the details of your agreement. This is especially true if you are not in constant communication with your representative regarding how you ...

Drew Smith - Copiers Plus | Apr 29, 2022
Business Growth

How Quickly Can I (or Should I) Sell My Business?

In a perfect world, every entrepreneur would have ample time to prepare their business for sale. It’s a long, often complex process that demands much attention. After all, there are many factors to consider: Why am I selling? Is the market ideal ...

Thomas Kelsey - Transworld Business Advisors of Fayetteville | Apr 29, 2022
Commercial Real Estate

Seven keys for a successful rooftop bar and patio

Rooftop bars and patios are becoming popular features as developers of office space, multi-family housing, restaurants and hotels look for new and creative ways to provide employees, residents and guests with a unique experience. While being out ...

Jeanette Omdalen - Highland Roofing Company | Apr 19, 2022
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Sandy Ammons

Executive Director of the Foundation, Fayetteville Technical Community College Foundation
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Alicia Banks

Digital Content and Social Media Specialist, Fayetteville Technical Community College
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Eileen Barbour

Health Promotions Coordinator, HealthPlex
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Benjamin Beason

Patient Care Manager for Cardiac Services, Cape Fear Valley Health
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Ruhama Bond, BSN, RN

Education Coordinator, Cape Fear Valley Health
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Tyler Britton, J.D.

Director, Master of Trust and Wealth Management Program, Professor of Trust, Lundy-Fetterman School of Business, Campbell University
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Jaron Cayton

President, TeamLogicIT
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R. Jonathan Charleston

Principal, The Charleston Group
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Diane Cherry

, North Carolina Military Business Center
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Casey Ferris

Board President, The Hope Mills Chamber of Commerce
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Wesley Fountain

Director of Community Relations and Economic Partnerships, Fayetteville State University
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TJ Gilroy

Business Development Professional, North Carolina Military Business Center
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David Grandey

Sales and Marketing Manager, Highland Roofing Company
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M. Mark Grobosky, J.D.

Department Chair & Instructor, Fayetteville Technical Community College
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Adam Hall, CPA

Owner, Adam Hall CPA PA
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Madison Howard

Marketing Team Leader, Systel Business Equipment
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Somer Johnson

Director of Graduate Programs, Campbell University
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Rick Jones

Service Department Manager, Highland Roofing Company
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Alex Keith

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser and Property Manager, Tom Keith & Associates, Inc.
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Thomas Kelsey

Owner, Transworld Business Advisors of Fayetteville
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Brenda Leidholdt

Business Development Manager, BluSky Restoration Contractors, LLC,
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Denny Lewis

Director, North Carolina Defense Technology Transition Office (DEFTECH)
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April Maroschak

Director of Laboratory Services, Cape Fear Valley Health
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Twila Matthews

Community Manager, The Hub
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Jeanette Omdalen

CEO, Highland Roofing Company
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Fran Perez-Wilhite

Federal Development Specialist, NC Military Business Center
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Mark Pezzella

Owner, Five Star Entertainment
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Mary Beth Pilone

Talent Acquisition Manager, Cape Fear Valley Health Systems
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John Poulos, M.D.

Gastroenterologist, Fayetteville Gastroenterology Associates
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Laura Rodgers

Business Development/Cybersecurity Compliance, North Carolina Military Business Center
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Rajan Shamdasani

Founder and CEO, American Uniform Sales, Inc
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Bianca Shoneman

President & CEO, Cool Spring Downtown District, Inc
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Courtney Smedick

Statewide Integrated Marketing, Events Coordinator and Government Relations, North Carolina Military Business Center
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Drew Smith

Director of Communications, Copiers Plus
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Dr. Mark Sorrells

Senior Vice President for Student and Academic Services, FTCC
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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.

Dean, Broadwell College of Business & Economics, Fayetteville State University
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Jessica M. P. Tucker

M.D., FAAFP, Cape Fear Valley Health Pavilion North Family Care
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Jaime Villamil

FTCC Engineering Instructor, Fayetteville Technical Community College
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Neil Watkins

Government Sales Manager, Military Luggage Company
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Luke Wheeler

Vice President, Holmes Security Systems