Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Leading Conservative Women to Speak in Raleigh

HERNDON, VA. & RALEIGH, N.C. -- On September 30 and October 1, the Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute (CBLPI) will host its “North Carolina Women’s Summit” in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Summit will feature leading conservative women including former US Treasurer Bay Buchanan, former Army helicopter pilot and combat veteran Amber Smith, author and political commentator Kate Obenshain, Media Relations Director at District Media Group Rachel Semmel, Director of the National Journalism Center Elizabeth Donatelli, Director of Social Engagement at OPUSfidelis Aubrey Blakenship, and more.

InnoVision Awards Program Announces Finalists for 2016 Awards

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Doug Kim, Chair of InnoVision Awards Program, Advisory Board is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2016 InnoVision Awards. The InnoVision Awards Program, founded by Deloitte in 1999, is South Carolina’s premier organization dedicated to the advancement of technology in the state through communication, education and recognition of the spirit of innovation and technological progress.

Innovator in Light Emitting Sensor (LES) Film Technology Joins Elite Network of Entrepreneurial Leaders

NEW YORK, N.Y. & SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Inc. magazine has ranked Integrated Biometrics, LLC, the world’s innovator in light emitting sensor (LES) film technology, No.  965 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The listing reflects continuing success for the company as it evolves to meet increasing demand for its portfolio of FBI-certified enrollment and verification fingerprint scanners.

Monday, August 22, 2016

North Carolina Unemployment Sticks Below Five Percent

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The state’s seasonally adjusted July unemployment rate was 4.7 percent, decreasing 0.2 of a percentage point from June’s revised rate. The national rate remained unchanged at 4.9 percent. North Carolina’s July 2016 unemployment rate was 1.0 percentage point lower than a year ago. The number of people employed decreased 13,203 over the month to 4,601,491 and increased 114,518 over the year. The number of people unemployed decreased 12,953 over the month to 225,934, and decreased 47,154 over the year.

Morley Launching Customer Contact Center in Greenville County

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Morley, an award-winning customer service company, is launching a new customer contact center in Greenville County. The new facility will create more than 270 new jobs and lead to $1.7 million of new investment. Founded in 1863, Morley serves a diverse group of Fortune 500 global clients. Morley’s product groups include Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), Meetings & Incentives, and Exhibits & Displays.

Ulistic LP, RCOR Technologies to Launch Accountability Group

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Ulistic and RCOR Technologies are thrilled to announce that the two companies will be partnering to undertake a new and important endeavour: The Ulistic Top Performance Club. RCOR Technologies founder Tim Richter reached out to Ulistic with the idea of a weekly accountability peer group, and will be spearheading the project.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Integro Technologies Ranks on the 2016 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 95%

SALISBURY, N.C. -- Inc. magazine today ranked Integro Technologies on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

ChannelAdvisor Wins Best Place to Work Award

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -- ChannelAdvisor Corporation (NYSE:ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and branded manufacturers to increase global sales, recently announced that it has been recognized as one of Triangle Business Journal’s 2016 Best Places to Work. This is the fifth time that ChannelAdvisor has received this award, which is determined by third-party survey results from employees.

SAS Recognized by Gartner

CARY, N.C. -- Gartner Inc.’s July 2016 Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools places SAS in its Leaders quadrant, based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. This is the sixth year that SAS has been named a leader.*