Posted in March 2011

Shipping News

The commercial viability of the Port-Of-Call in Charleston is arguably the single most important element when it comes to South AND North Carolina Economic Development. So, with a double-digit decline in Port volume recently, the new SC Ports Chief Executive won’t have too much wiggle room in not getting things ship-shape and sailing straight quickly. … Continue reading

And The Season Begins…….Again.

Spring Break is a Carolinas Rite of Passage. An appetizer for the summer travel and beach season. Kind of, the beginning of the beginning. So, what do indicators say will happen this year? And how are the professionals planning for 2011? We ask two that ought to know; Brad Dean of the Myrtle Beach Chamber … Continue reading

What A Job

Former NC Senate standout David Hoyle takes the NC Dept of Revenue job. Why? This time on CBR he joins the regulars to discuss the challenges on the way forward for the Old North State. Guest host from Charlotte CBS affiliate WBTV Steve Crump moderates the dialogue.