Oct 21, 2021

Pine Gate Renewables announces new project

Pine Gate Renewables, a renewable energy development and finance company, has announced the financing of its second project in Stanly County in Albemarle, N.C. The project will generate 69.89MW of renewable  energy.PGR’s Blue Ridge Power, an EPC ...

Oct 18, 2021

Region sees increase in IT job postings since September 2020

According to the North Carolina IT Job Trends Report, which is released on a monthly basis by the NC TECH Association, the Fayetteville area saw an increase in job postings in September 2021 compared to September last year. Across North Carolina ...

Oct 1, 2021

Technologically insecure? Free cybersecurity webinar set for Oct. 6

According to the U.S. Government’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Assurance Agency, ‘hackers are exploiting security weaknesses and holding the data of companies, governments and healthcare organizations across the world hostage, sometimes demandin ...

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Courtney Smedick
North Carolina Military Business Center

Introducing New Business Development Professional for the NCMBC

Posted Aug 20, 2021
 The North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC), a statewide business development and technology transition entity of the State of North Carolina headquartered at and supported by Fayetteville Technical Community College, welcomes Heat entire article
Oct 1, 2021

Preparing for ransomware attack: Senior VP of Booz Allen Hamilton warns of dangers of being ill-prepared for cyber attacks

Anyone could be a victim of a ransomware attack, and preparing in advancecould save companies millions of dollars.Over the years, the world has watched the news unfold of massive cyber attacks that have financially wreaked havoc oncompanies and their ...

Sep 27, 2021

Demo day helps professionals learn about drones

Jon McBride and Kyle Miller of Autel Robotics explain the Dragonfish and how it operates. As the Fayetteville region has heard more about drones over the last few years with the arrival of the drone delivery pilot program for Walmart locally, mo ...

Sep 24, 2021

TechNet Fort Bragg 2021 offers networking and educational opportunities

The 2021 TechNet Fort Bragg Symposium and Exposition is set for Sept. 16-17 at ETI Center located in Red Springs, N.C. Photo provided by AFCEA TechNetThe 2021 TechNet Fort Bragg Symposium and Exposition is set for Sept. 16-17 at ETI Center located in ...

Sep 16, 2021

2021 TechNet Fort Bragg Symposium and Exposition kicks off day one

The 2021 TechNet Fort Bragg Symposium and Exposition kicked off today in Red Springs with a presentation entitled “AI and Your Gut” from one of the keynote speakers, Marty Cayton, publisher of Greater Fayetteville Business Journal. “What was the ...

Sep 1, 2021

World’s most powerful laser coming to North Carolina

The laser, which will be the first of its kind in the state and the second of its kind in North America, will likely be in use by January or February. Photo by Fremont MachineryThe Godwin Group is preparing to bring the world’s most powerful CNC ...

Aug 16, 2021

Legislation providing broadband access in rural communities moving forward

Legislation that began with Fayetteville's Richard Hudson would provide broadband access to North Carolina's rural communities. (David Kennard/Greater Fayetteville Business Journal) Legislation is working its way through Congress that would prov ...

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Introducing New Business Development Professional for the NCMBC

Courtney Smedick - Statewide Integrated Marketing, Events Coordinator and Government Relations, North Carolina Military Business Center
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Printing in Color Doesn’t Have to Be A Luxury

Drew Smith - Director of Communications, Copiers Plus
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Three Traps for North Carolina Businesses

Adam Hall, CPA - Owner, Adam Hall CPA PA

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Work hard, play hard: Fayetteville goes extra mile to attract sporting events

FACVB is constantly on the lookout for interesting sporting events and competitions to bring to the region.  Photo provided by FACVB.In basketball, they call it a “sixth man.” Fayetteville’s Ray Floyd and Charlotte's Davis Love III loved playing

Legacy Pediatrics expands to Spring Lake

Legacy Pediatrics opened its Spring Lake location, pictured with staff on the right, on September 13.Leaving a legacy is a fundamental part of what drives Ana Hodges and what inspired the name of her pediatric clinic. Legacy Pediatrics opened its sec

Capital gains tax: What impact could Biden administration's proposed changes make?

A proposal to increase the capital gains tax has many taxpayers asking how it will affect them.The proposed increase in capital gains tax would raise the tax from 20 percent to the highest of 39.6 percent, affecting the wealthiest taxpayers on gains