Index for June 2000
C o v e r S t
o r y
The Boom in Rooms
Growing market demand and
favorable financing are behind the continuing
boom in hotel construction.
E x e c u t i
v e P r o f i l e
Accounting for His Actions
Avery Thomas, a founding partner in Burlington's
largest CPA firm, knows the bottom line is the
strength and richness of his community.
E c o n o m i
c D e v e l o p m e n t
The surging number of Latino-owned businesses in
North Carolina proves that the state's economy and
healthy and open to all entrepreneurs.
T a r H e e l
T r a v e l s
One of the state's oldest attractions continues
to amaze gaping tourists.