Articles from the March 2000 Issue
C o v
e r S t o r y
Nasdaq Meets NASCAR
58th Annual Meeting boasts an exciting and
diverse agenda this year with key speakers Alfred
R. Berkeley III, president of the Nasdaq Stock
Market, and Howard A. Humpy Wheeler,
president and general manager of Lowe's Motor
Speedway, addressing the state's leaders of
business and industry.
Carolina Ballet Leaps Into the
Ballet received high praise when The New
York Times described the two-year-old company as characterful,
well-disciplined and exciting and an
internationally renowned dance critic called the
troupe his favorite new ballet
E x e
c u t i v e P r o f i l e
George Little of George W.
Little & Associates
Southern Pines businessman's tenacity is credited
by many for the GOP's long string of successes in
Moore County. And outside of the political arena
he's earned a reputation as a civic leader and
loyal supporter of community colleges.
S p e
c i a l S e c t i o n
Annual Golf Directory
annual assessment of the state of golf in the
best state for the game.
N C C
B I N e w s
Membership Campaign Called a
accelerated its annual membership campaign last
month with predictions that recruitment will far
surpass recent years. Events held across the
state with the support of many NCCBI friends
attracted crowds of prospective members.
T a r
h e e l T r a v e l s
Fearrington House, an inn, village and restaurant
near Pittsboro, remains the only establishment in
the state to receive the highest rankings from
Mobil and AAA. Bill Hensley explains what makes
it so special.
D E P
A R T M E N T S
Regional Business Reports