Raleigh, North Carolina

Tego Announces Greg Manson as Vice President of Security, Audit, and Compliance

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:30pm

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tego , a leading engineering technology company, announced today that Greg Manson has joined the organization as Vice President of Security, Audit, and Compliance .

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  • RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tego , a leading engineering technology company, announced today that Greg Manson has joined the organization as Vice President of Security, Audit, and Compliance .
  • "Greg is a seasoned security and IT expert who understands the need clients have for protecting critical assets and data," said Nolan Smith, Owner of Tego.
  • "I'm thrilled to be part of a growing organization that understands the importance of security, audit, and compliance," said Manson.
  • Prior to joining Tego, he built the Security, Audit and Compliance department for a popular Raleigh-based MSP.

Baker Donelson Grows Health Law Practice and Geographic Reach, Adding Team of Six North Carolina Attorneys

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

The move marks not only an expansion of the Firm's health practice but its geographic reach as well, with these Raleigh-based attorneys establishing Baker Donelson's first North Carolina presence.

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  • The move marks not only an expansion of the Firm's health practice but its geographic reach as well, with these Raleigh-based attorneys establishing Baker Donelson's first North Carolina presence.
  • Serving Baker Donelson clients with North Carolina operations and following the trajectory of key industries is critically important.
  • As Baker Donelson continues to build its presence in North Carolina, it will move into larger office space.
  • Mr. Wolfe 's practice is focused on helping health care clients navigate the ever-changing aspects of health law and policy.

Rob Bredahl Takes up CEO Role at TigerRisk, Rod Fox Becomes Executive Chairman and Tim Ronda Is Named President

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 3:00pm

TigerRisk Partners LLC, a leading risk, capital and strategic advisor to the global insurance and reinsurance industries, has today announced that Rob Bredahl will become Chief Executive Officer, while current CEO Rod Fox takes on the role of Executive Chairman, effective immediately.

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  • TigerRisk Partners LLC, a leading risk, capital and strategic advisor to the global insurance and reinsurance industries, has today announced that Rob Bredahl will become Chief Executive Officer, while current CEO Rod Fox takes on the role of Executive Chairman, effective immediately.
  • Following the announcement that Tim Ronda will join TigerRisk starting October 14, he will be named President upon joining.
  • Mr. Bredahl, who was formerly President, joined TigerRisk in 2019, with the strategic goal of succeeding Mr. Fox as CEO.
  • This is an exciting time for the company, said Executive Chairman Mr. Fox.

Groundbreaking for Prosperity. New Mixed-Use Development With Luxury Condos in North Charlotte

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 1:32pm

The 3.2-acre site is at the corner of Benfield Road and Summer Creek Lane, near the Highland Creek neighborhood.

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  • The 3.2-acre site is at the corner of Benfield Road and Summer Creek Lane, near the Highland Creek neighborhood.
  • "This area is growing in popularity, due to the central location between uptown and the University.
  • The developer, Greenstone Group, led by John Wagener and Ann Festa, is no stranger to luxury.
  • The studio and one-bedroom one-bath condos will be about 981 square feet priced around $295,000.

Manatt Expands Health Care Capabilities, Adding Former New York State Department of Health Director Tracy Raleigh

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a multidisciplinary, integrated professional services firm, announced today that Senior Advisor Tracy F. Raleigh has joined Manatt Health in the firms Albany office.

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  • Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a multidisciplinary, integrated professional services firm, announced today that Senior Advisor Tracy F. Raleigh has joined Manatt Health in the firms Albany office.
  • Tracys extensive government experience complements our Albany teams robust offerings in the health care space, and will be invaluable for both our New York State and national clients.
  • Raleigh advises providers and other health care organizations on strategic planning, performance improvement, delivery system transformation, capital financing and financial restructuring.
  • Tracy brings impressive leadership experience across multiple government agencies within New York State, especially as it relates to payment and delivery system reform and health care provider debt and financing, said Bill Bernstein , leader of Manatt Health.

CPL Strengthens Community Practice with the Addition of Mayowa Alabi

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 1:00pm

Alabi will be responsible for growing CPL's service offerings and geographic footprint for its Community Practice, while executing CPL's strategic vision and building on the firm's existing portfolio.

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  • Alabi will be responsible for growing CPL's service offerings and geographic footprint for its Community Practice, while executing CPL's strategic vision and building on the firm's existing portfolio.
  • "Our community commitment is fueled by our dedication to the principle that we can make real and meaningful change in the community with our projects," said Ken Mayer, FAIA, LEED AP, Vice President, CPL .
  • "Mayowa possesses the ability to connect disparate elements that can yield latent opportunities in a highly creative and resourceful wayall qualities that align with our community practice and philosophies.
  • "Civic spaces set a tone for the rest of the community, and represent local history and community values," said Alabi.

Data Science Helps Raleigh Water Avoid Digging Up The Streets

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 3:30pm

Accurately predicting which parts of the pipe network might fail helps Raleigh Water pin-point maintenance, avoid unnecessary digs and reduce water main breaks.

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  • Accurately predicting which parts of the pipe network might fail helps Raleigh Water pin-point maintenance, avoid unnecessary digs and reduce water main breaks.
  • Deciding which water mains to replace took 75% less time than in the past, while also reducing unnecessary capital costs and water loss from pipe failures.
  • This is a great result for Raleigh Water, demonstrating the power in combining geographic information system data with insight into the water network, said Christa Campbell, Director Industry Solutions: Water, Esri.
  • Xylem Asset Performance Optimization analyzed the utilitys entire network, combining historical pipeline break data with information from Raleigh Water using Esri ArcGIS Enterprise.

Frederique Leonard Receives Prestigious Recognition, Celebrates Two Decades in the Hospitality Industry

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 2:15pm

RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After celebrating two decades in the hospitality industry, Frederique Leonard, the CEO of Raleigh-based Plenty Hospitality Group , has been inducted into the prestigious Marquis Who's Who.

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  • RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After celebrating two decades in the hospitality industry, Frederique Leonard, the CEO of Raleigh-based Plenty Hospitality Group , has been inducted into the prestigious Marquis Who's Who.
  • "I've spent my entire adult life in the hospitality industry.
  • I want to help create a space for anyone that's interested in getting into hospitality to feel safe, appreciated and inspired."
  • After receiving a bachelor's degree in Restaurant, Culinary and Catering Management from Vetal in France, one of the most prestigious culinary intuitions in the world, Leonard dove headfirst into the hospitality industry at the young age of 20.

Dominion Energy Donates $1.5 Million to Nonprofit Partners Meeting Critical Community Needs

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 7:00pm

This is the sixth year the company has awarded more than$1 millionto meet critical community needs.

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  • This is the sixth year the company has awarded more than$1 millionto meet critical community needs.
  • "The pandemic amplified the most basic human needs including food, shelter and medical care," saidHunter A. Applewhite, President of the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation.
  • Through its Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation , as well as EnergyShare and other programs, Dominion Energy contributed more than $58 million in 2020 to community causes.
  • The Foundation supports nonprofit causes that meet basic human needs, protect the environment, promote education, and encourage community vitality.

Denver Becomes Landing Spot for Job Candidates; Dallas-Fort Worth, Phoenix and Austin Metros Rank as Top 3 for Growth, as U.S. Adds 943,000 Jobs in July

Friday, August 6, 2021 - 2:09pm

Dallas, Phoenix, and Austin currently rank in the topthree for net migration,in addition to topping the overall performance ranking.

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  • Dallas, Phoenix, and Austin currently rank in the topthree for net migration,in addition to topping the overall performance ranking.
  • Look for Denver to be a talent magnet, pulling candidates from other metrosas itmaintainsits status as one of thenation's top landing spots fornew hires.
  • In addition to Denver, four other metros rank high in overall economic progress.
  • Similar drivershaveplacedPhoenix in the number 2 spot, and Raleigh at number 4, with net migration and job growthacceleratingrecovery in these markets.