from the June 2001 issue
of the North Carolina Magazine
o v e r S t o r y
Major League Success
Despite a rich history, professional baseball in North Carolina --
style has never been financially healthier. Clever marketing
schemes and a
commitment to customer service make the state's 11 ballparks the place
M e e t i
n g s & C o n v e n t i o n s
Making Meetings Easier
More choices and new services have aided the state's growth into one
of the most desirable
areas in the country in which to hold a meeting or convention. Groups
look for three things
-- accessibility, affordability and availability -- and we generally
ace the test.
x e c u t i v e P r o f i l e
on the Goal
Phail Wynn's leadership skills were molded in a foxhole in Vietnam.
president of Durham Tech plays the same tune -- though a different
today and has turned his school into a key player in RTP's growth.
a r H e e l T r a v e l s
The days are longer and the temperatures are warmer, so it's time for
the state's numerous
outdoor dramas to raise their curtains on another season. From "Unto
These Hills" in
Cherokee to Ò"The Lost Colony" in Manteo, we offer a primer
for the summer.
E P A R T M E N T S
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