New CBJ awards programs seek to highlight Charlotte region"s best in HR, manufacturing and more

The Charlotte Business Journal is seeking nominations for several awards programs — including two that are new to the lineup this year. Our inaugural Best in HR Awards will recognize the vital work being done by human resources professionals i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

The Business of Manufacturing Awards: Success stories from Charlotte"s key players in the industry

From a textile giant that has diversified over its decades in the region to a fast-growing craft brewery and high-tech, 3D-printing operations, winners in the Charlotte Business Journal's inaugural Business of Manufacturing Awards represent the wide .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2019

Details, details: About the finalists in CBJ"s Business of Manufacturing Awards

These briefs are part of the Charlotte Business Journal's inaugural Business of Manufacturing Awards program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2019

Blum brings international influence to region"s approach to recruiting manufacturers

It’s hard to find a company and a CEO who have been more important to the Charlotte region’s manufacturing community than Blum Inc. in and Karl Rudisser......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2019

Cabinet maker to bring HQ, manufacturing facility and 200-plus jobs to Charlotte region

A U.S. cabinet maker will move its production to Lancaster County from China and establish its headquarters in a former Duracell building in that county. Adornus Cabinetry, which makes stylish frameless cabinets and other products for the home, w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2019

PHOTOS: Rankings revealed! CBJ honors Middle Market Leaders at awards event

The Charlotte Business Journal honored the sometimes undervalued medium-sized companies during an event Thursday night at the Marriott City Center Hotel. Such Middle Market Leaders are often overlooked by awards programs, says Robert Morris, editor of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2019

MSPBJ seeks nominations for 2019 Business of Manufacturing awards

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is now seeking nominations for its second annual Business of Manufacturing awards.  These awards recognize innovative manufacturers and leaders in the industry who are helping grow our region's economy, a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 15th, 2019

CFO of the Year 2019: How these financial execs are guiding their companies through trials, triumphs

Welcome to the Charlotte Business Journal ’s 11th annual CFO of the Year Awards special section. In this program, we identify financial leaders across the region who have set their companies up for success. CFOs are more than number crunchers .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2019

Announcing: Our inaugural Best in HR awards honorees

We’ll highlight how these four HR programs have had a positive impact on employees as part of our 2019 Best Places to Work in Greater Louisville program......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2019

Do you know a Diverse Business Leader in the St. Louis region?

The St. Louis Business Journal is seeking nominations for its Diverse Business Leaders awards, which promote diversity around race, sexual orientation and disability. This is one of our most popular awards programs, so make sure you, your colleague or.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

Furniture startup to bring 200-plus jobs to Charlotte region

Design Foundry, an upholstered furniture startup, plans to begin manufacturing in a former furniture factory in Hickory, bringing more than 200 jobs to Catawba County. Furniture veteran Eric Fulcher, president and CEO of Design Foundry, will use abou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2019

Manufacturer investing $225M to expand Dayton-area facility

One of the Dayton region's largest manufacturing companies is planning a massive expansion at one of its local facilities. Cargill Inc., a Minnesota-based provider of food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services, will invest $.....»»

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CBJ Morning Buzz: Computer maker adding jobs in Charlotte; Plans scrapped for major solar farm in region

A company that makes computer systems for medical and industrial uses is expanding its presence in Charlotte. The county's economic development office announced late last week that Teguar Corp. plans to build a new, 20,000-square-foot facility wit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2019

Chihuly Foundation awards $675K in grants to Seattle-area arts groups

The Dale and Leslie Chihuly Foundation on Tuesday announced that it has awarded a total of $675,000 in grants to three Seattle-area arts programs and organizations that work to empower youth and at-risk populations through art. The donations to Hillto.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2019

Blue Fund awards $2.5M to 12 nonprofit agencies

The charitable arm of BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York has awarded $2.5 million to support 12 health-based projects across the region. The funds will address projects on behavioral health, cardiovascular health, diabetes, health-care workfo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 3rd, 2019

Trump"s trade attack on Europe couldn"t come at a worse time for a region on the brink of recession

Thomson Reuters Data released this weak is showing that Europe's economy is slumping further. Manufacturing looks like it is in a technical recession and now services, onc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 3rd, 2019

Women of Influence: Jasmine Donovan, Julie Nordstrom and Chris Gregoire among the honorees of the 16th annual awards

The Puget Sound Business Journal is proud to unveil the 2019 Women of Influence honorees, putting a spotlight on the most influential women in the region's business community......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2019

Lawmakers seek money for local projects, including one in Pasco County

Lawmakers are already seeking about $120 million for projects and programs in their local communities, while the latest state revenue estimates have spurred the House budget leader to urge “restraint” as the 2020 legislative session nears. And.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2019

Event to highlight workers, companies

Prospective employees and local manufacturers will have a chance to gather at an upcoming event on Buffalo’s East Side. The 2019 Manufacturing Night, hosted by the Buffalo Niagara Manufacturing Alliance, will take place from 6 to 9 p.m., Oct. 1 at Nort.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2019

Meet the Most Admired CEOs in North Texas

On Wednesday, the Dallas Business Journal honored its newest class from its Most Admired CEOs Awards. These 18 CEOs, who work in a range of industries from architecture to finance, manufacturing, health care, real estate, technology and more, are .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2019

Plant shutters in Charlotte region amid "pressure from overseas, competition" in textile industry

A Cleveland County textile plant once slated for closure in 2017 has ceased operation, impacting more than 100 workers......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2019