Wilmington Startups Make NC TECH Awards List

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Sep 29, 2022

New Hanover County In Midst Of Developing Another New Business Park

Though land is limited and industrially zoned property is scarcer yet, New Hanover County is in the process of developing not just one, but two business parks in the northern end of the county.  Commissioners will consider an agreement at the ...

Sep 29, 2022

Wilmington Startups Make NC TECH Awards List

Wilmington companies are being recognized by the NC TECH Awards, an annual statewide technology awards program, according to a press release Thursday. Apiture was named a finalist in the fintech and insurtech company category, and Essential Person ...

Sep 29, 2022

Business Journal's 2023 Book On Business: Call For Artists

Calling all local artists!   The Greater Wilmington Business Journal is accepting submissions from local artists  – original paintings and drawings that reflect Wilmington-area landmarks, events, communities, native wildlife or lan ...

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Pathfinder Wealth Consulting

Finding Success in Succession Planning

Posted Apr 21, 2022
At Pathfinder Wealth Consulting, we help many business owners and executives transition into retirement; but retirement looks different for everyone, and many people would rather not “retire,” instead shifting to less hours, different duties, and more meaningful activities.  To have these options, we look for success in succession planning.  

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Hamrick Joins Business Journal Newsroom

Sep 29, 2022

Star Struck

The Milky Way is visible above Frying Pan Tower, a former U.S. Coast Guard tower 30 miles off the coast of Brunswick County. The light station was built in 1964 and retired in 1992.   These days, the tower serves as a base for visiting volunte ...

Sep 29, 2022

Feeding Frenzy

“Necessity is the mother of invention” is a proverb describing that innovation often arises from a place of need.    For Wilmington resident Jason Walter, his “need” was to enrich his diet with nutrient-dense drink ...

Sep 29, 2022

On Guard

Most everything today relies on computers and the internet, from email communications and smartphones, video games, social media and online shopping to medical systems and records.   Cybersecurity is the burgeoning art of protecting computer n ...

Sep 29, 2022

Software Startups

They might not always realize it, but from the moment they clock in or check their work calendar or view their performance indicators, many workers are interacting with software throughout their day.    As technology permeates all aspects ...

Sep 29, 2022

Tools Of The Trade

Labor shortages and higher demands for services have prompted community colleges to broaden their efforts to train a growing workforce. The path to a fulfilling and lucrative career doesn’t necessarily lie through a four-year college degree ...

Sep 29, 2022

Projects To Watch

Across the region, major infrastructure projects and upgrades are underway or in the planning stages.    Many of the projects are meant to accommodate the region’s growth, but some are designed around a specific mission, such as ens ...

Sep 29, 2022

Missing Pieces

The Cape Fear region’s perks are hard to ignore: miles of beaches, a picturesque riverfront, growing university, percolating film and tech scene and more.     But what is the area missing? What pieces from the proverbial region ...

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