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Mar 1, 2021

To Help More Downtown Businesses, WDI Seeks To Restructure Loan Program

Wilmington Downtown Inc. aims to help more businesses through restructuring a revolving loan program backed by $550,000. Wilmington City Council is slated to consider a resolution to amend an agreement with Wilmington Downtown Inc. (WDI) to c ...

Mar 1, 2021

Ash Aziz Restaurant Planned For Autumn Hall

Local restaurateur Ash Aziz plans to open a restaurant in the latest phase of Autumn Hall, a mixed-use community on Eastwood Road in Wilmington. Aziz's upscale restaurant will be called Origin Food and Drink. "The restaurant will serve ...

Feb 26, 2021

Brunswick County Airports Awarded Grants

Two airports in Brunswick County were recently approved for state grants as part of more than $9.5 million in state funding awarded to various airfield improvement projects, according to a news release. The Cape Fear Regional Jetport in Oak I ...

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Poor Planning, Big Problems: The Tale Of Tom Poor

Posted Feb 18, 2021
"All those years of work are thrown away. To ease your mind is that all you can say? But what about that grandson on your knee? Them railroad songs, Tom would sing to me." –Robert Plant

Many business owners dedicate decades to making their businesses successful. Far fewer owners plan for how they and their businesses will maintain success once they leave them (by cho...read entire article
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Feb 26, 2021

King Talks Leadership At Chamber Annual Meeting; Three Receive Awards

Giving the keynote speech at the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s 154th annual meeting held virtually Thursday, Kelly King chose to focus on leadership rather than banking. King, chairman and CEO of Truist Financial Corp., indicated his choi ...

Feb 25, 2021

At Mayfaire, Local Store Expands Into Former New York & Company Space

A local store at Mayfaire Town Center in Wilmington has moved to a much larger space on Main Street.  My Sister’s Cottage is now in a 1,600-square-foot portion of 5,000 square feet at 6869 Main St. “The option to have a bigger ...

Feb 25, 2021

WilmingtonBiz Talk: Booming Housing Market

The pace of home sales in the Wilmington area is such that some buyers are purchasing houses without even stepping foot in them. To hear more about the state of the housing market, we talked this week with two Realtors who are on the front lines of t ...

Feb 25, 2021

Feds Investigating NCino Employment Practices Under Antitrust Laws

Wilmington-based banking software firm nCino (Nasdaq: NCNO) is under federal investigation, according to a recent SEC filing. The Form 8-K filed with the SEC by the firm Wednesday stated that the company "and certain of its officers and ...

Feb 25, 2021

'Just Enough': Bar Owners React To First Indoor Drinking Allowed Since Pandemic Began

Local bar owners tried to adapt to the pandemic, which has left their businesses empty for nearly a year. And while some methods of coping were helpful, others were not. "I had rented a tent, and that was outrageously expensive every month ...

Feb 24, 2021

Craftspace Aims To Raise Up To $150K Through Crowdfunding Campaign

Wilmington-based Craftspace Inc., a company that upcycles shipping containers into modular buildings, is looking to raise up to $150,000 with the help of a crowdfunding campaign. Craftspace CEO Bryan Kristof said Wednesday that the company is look ...

Feb 24, 2021

GE Hitachi Makes Headway On SMR Design In The U.S.

Wilmington-based GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy has made further progress on its work to license its small modular reactor design in the United States, according to a news release. The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a Final Safety E ...


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