Archive: Delores Jackson

Delores Jackson was Director of Corporate Learning for Oklahoma City Community College for eight years, consulting with business leaders to determine the training and develop needs of their employees, designing the programs, and managing a staff of professional trainers. She has over 20 years experience managing marketing services professionals, designing and conducting research, developing strategic plans, and technical writing and editing. She began her professional career teaching grammar, composition, and literature to high school juniors. Delores’ passions include gardening, reading and volunteering.

Red Ventures creating 500 new tech jobs in Charlotte.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. —  Red Ventures will expand its Mecklenburg County operations by adding 500 jobs over the next five years. The technology and marketing company plans to invest $5 million at its facility in Charlotte over the same period. The company w ...

Qorvo expanding in Greensboro, adding 100 jobs.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Qorvo will expand its Guilford County presence with the opening of a new facility and will hire 100 employees during the next three years. The global provider of core technology and radio frequency solutions for mobile, infrastructure ...

Premier Research bringing 260 jobs to Durham.

DURHAM, N.C. — Premier Research will bring 260 new jobs to Durham under a five-year expansion plan. Salaries will vary by position, but the new jobs will average $73,296. Durham County’s overall average wage is $66,599. The contract research organizat ...

AAI Pharma/CML expanding HQ, lab in Wilmington.

WILMINGTON, N.C. — AAIPharma Services Corp./Cambridge Major Laboratories is expanding its laboratory operation and global headquarters in Wilmington and will create at least 37 new jobs by 2018.  The company will invest at least $15.8 million for lab ...

WillowTree hiring 98 in Durham to develop apps.

DURHAM, N.C. — WillowTree will expand in Durham and plans to hire at least 98 employees over the coming three years to support continued growth. The fast-growing designer of mobile applications plans to hire software developers, mobile designers and p ...

Frontier Communications adding 200 jobs in Durham.

DURHAM, N.C. — Frontier Communications has committed to adding 200 jobs over the coming five years as part of a $4.3 million expansion in Durham. The expansion will add nearly $9.4 million in annual payroll to the state. Newly created positions will in ...

Sugar Mountain Resort opens Summit Express.

SUGAR MOUNTAIN, N.C. — Gov. Pat McCrory took part in Sugar Mountain Resort’s Summit Express Grand Opening and ribbon cutting ceremony. The grand opening was for a $5 million high speed, detachable, six passenger chairlift from the base to the summ ...

Atlantic Intermodal Services expanding in Greensboro.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Atlantic Intermodal Services is planning to move into a larger facility in Greensboro by February. The company specializes in transportation services such as import/export cargo shipments. The company opened in 2012 with one crew m ...

New Department of Military and Veterans Affairs opens.

RALEIGH, N.C. — Gov. Pat McCrory joined nearly 200 veterans and service members at the Seaboard Building to celebrate the ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony of the newly created Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. “In my State of the Stat ...

Coca-Cola opens new Customer Care Center in Charlotte.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated opened its new Customer Care Center in Charlotte during a ribbon cutting ceremony. CCBCC is the nation’s largest independent Coca-Cola bottler. “This announcement is a true testament to our i ...

The Fresh Market opens sixth store in Charlotte.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Fresh Market opened its new store in Charlotte’s Dilworth neighborhood with the ceremonial cracking of an 80-pound wheel of Parmesan cheese. About 90 employees were hired to staff the roughly 15,000-square-foot store. The F ...