Rowan County Landis
Ross Levin has been named vice president and chief marketing officer of Virginia-based Turning House Furniture and will work out of the company's Turning House Millworks location in Landis.
Turning House Furniture reclaims old wood and turns it into furniture.
Levin, of Charlotte, began his furniture career in his father's Ethan Allen stores before owning and operating three Workbench Furniture stores for 15 years. Most recently he was a national accounts manager for international furniture manufacturer Tvilum-Scanbirk/d-Scan.
Lincoln County Denver
The East Lincoln Betterment Association will host a forum on "Jobs and the Economy in Lincoln County" at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Unity Presbyterian Church fellowship hall, 8210 Unity Church Road.
Barry Matherly of the Lincoln Economic Development Association and Rosalind Wilder of Gaston College's Lincolnton campus will speak.
The forum will focus on how the county can provide the best policies and strategies to attract and retain successful businesses that provide well paying jobs.
Details: Tom Campbell, 704-516-4164 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mecklenburg County Cornelius
Jetton Village III has hired Jamie Sherrill of Newport Properties to assist with marketing and upcoming events, including its annual health fair, Spring Fling, summer concert/movie series, fall festival and winter event.
Jetton Village III will also be the new home for the Newport Properties Leasing Center. An open house will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at 19818-A North Cove Road.