Contents of the December 1999 Issue
C o v e r S t o r y
In a staggering number of ways, the state's business community continues to make education
one of its top priorities in corporate philanthropy and citizenship. Companies and their
employees are mentoring, tutoring, donating money and equipment, providing family-friendly
working environments and more.
F i n a n c e
Pulling last year's tax records might not be your idea of festive
holiday fun, but doing so now could save you money later. The end of the year's the time
to get your fiscal life in check to reduce your taxes in 1999 and 2000.
F e a t u r e
Counting to 10
This month marks Phil Kirk's tenth anniversary as president and
secretary of NCCBI and publisher of North Carolina magazine. We caught up with him
to talk about some of his successes and plans for the future of the
E x e c u t i v e P r o f i l e
Dwight Allen, the president of Sprint's Mid-Atlantic operations,
feels a special responsibility to his company's customers and employees as they recover
from the destruction Hurricane Floyd wreaked on eastern North Carolina.
T a r H e e l T r a v e l s
Christmas comes early this year to Southern Pines' Pine Needles Resort which will host the
U.S. Open Women's Golf Championship, an event that is nearly sold out in tickets and
D E P A R T M E N T S
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