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.
Community members gathered at a city meeting to discuss the "Vision Plan" for the future of South End at Triple C Brewing Tuesday evening. There were interactive exhibits, live poetry and even a small game show to promote the plan.
CharlotteUAV is a drone company owned and operated by two Air Force verterans, Bretten Smith and his friend Walter Lappert. The duo builds and pilots their own unmanned aircrafts and contract them for things such as surveying land. Aerial footage courtesy of CharlotteUAV.
More than 500 items ranging from a Bentley convertible to a 5-carat diamond ring were on the block Thursday as auctioneers sold off the former possessions of the late Rick Siskey, the Charlotte businessman accused of operating a long-running Ponzi scheme.
Before launching into his fast-paced patter, auctioneer Leland Little kicked off the sale by welcoming bidders in person at the Charlotte Convention Center, on the Internet and calling in by phone. “This is an unusual opportunity as you can all see for yourself, from the vehicles to the jewelry to the coins to the nice furnishings,” Little said.