UNC Health Care, the Triangle’s largest health care provider, is partnering with Charlotte-based Carolinas HealthCare to create one of the largest nonprofit healthcare networks in the nation, employing some 90,000 people and running more than 50 hospitals.
Gene Woods, left, CEO of Carolinas HealthCare, and Bill Roper, the CEO of UNC Health Care, discuss the two hospital systems' plans to form a joint operating company that would allow them to work together in myriad ways, from building new hospitals to negotiating with insurance companies.
A small group of out-of-state companies have bought more than 10,000 houses across the Charlotte region, rapidly increasing their holdings from almost none just a few years ago. And rather than try to flip these homes to new buyers, they’ve turned them into long-term rentals.
Kirill Vladimirovich, RCI Demolition Managing Partner, talks about all the steps involved in the ongoing demolition work at Atherton Mill.
Charlotte’s not just seeing a building boom. It’s also a demolition boom.
Crews have been busy tearing down well-known structures across the city in recent years to make way for the wave of redevelopment that’s reshaping dense areas like uptown, NoDa, South End and Elizabeth, where building the new often means getting rid of the old.
Kim Trouten and her husband Jack Trouten are renovating and flipping homes in Charlotte. House flipping is coming back to Charlotte, but there are potential pitfalls. It's not as easy as it looks on TV.
Lee, the new head of American Airlines' hub in Charlotte, says employees are the front line when dealing with customers. He started his role several months ago, after longtime American executive Terri Pope retired.
Chase Sapphire card holders enjoy the Chase Cardmember hospitality tent which included a free cooking demonstration by chef Todd English on opening day of the PGA Championship Tournament at Quail Hollow Club, Thursday, August 10, 2017.
About 1,000 rooms will be added, including almost 200 at the SpringHill Suites Charlotte Uptown, which opened in April 2017. Springhill Suites boasts a 16th floor rooftop special events space they call the "Hornet's Nest".
PGA Championship golf fans chowed down everything from hot dogs to Thai noodle shrimp salad and from barbecued brisket sandwiches to turkey BLT wraps. All sorts of soft drinks and not so soft drinks were available to quench their thirst.