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Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

Career Path: Chamber of commerce’s new VP says her heart was in Cary

Christie Moser is the vice president of membership and business services at the Cary Chamber of Commerce. | Photo courtesy of Cary Chamber of Commerce

July 31, 2017 - 12:14pm

Lessons from the Valley: How NC can move up the entrepreneurial ladder

Charlotte is home to two unicorns, companies valued at more than $1 billion. | Photo by Tedd Lane for Crain National.

July 14, 2017 - 1:16pm

Career Path: Three longtime friends bring farm-to-flask dreams to North Carolina

Social House co-founders and longtime friends Cary Joshi (left to right), Mark Mullins and G Patel share a drink. | Photo courtesy of Social House Vodka.

July 5, 2017 - 3:48pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Stephanie Alexander


Career Path: From ‘a galaxy far, far away’ to a Raleigh craft beer bar

Will Clay, left, and Eric Roth recently opened Dailypint in Raleigh. | Photo courtesy of Dailypint

June 22, 2017 - 11:18am

North Carolina businesses blazing the virtual reality trail

Mooresville-based Lowe's Home Improvement is leading the virtual reality charge through its disruptive innovation labs. | Photo by Mike Mozart via Creative Commons.

June 21, 2017 - 9:17am

Career Path: From the seas to the bees, Navy vet turns beekeeper

Nathan Sheets started with one beehive and now has a honey-making empire. Photo courtesy of Nature Nate's. 

June 19, 2017 - 5:35pm

Raleigh-Durham firms take VR power to Duke, UNC, Amsterdam

Jason Cooper, left, is the director of multimedia and Jason McGuigan is the creative director at Horizon Productions. | Photo courtesy of Horizon Productions

June 16, 2017 - 3:45pm

Career Path: From grad school dropout to Hollywood acclaim

Photo courtesy of Eric Boulanger

June 6, 2017 - 1:27pm