Archive for April, 2017

Congratulations 2017 NAIOP NC Award Winners

April 12, 2017

During the dinner at the 2017 NAIOP NC Conference in Pinehurst on Thursday, March 30, 2017, NAIOP of North Carolina presented seven awards recognizing volunteerism and leadership in development in NC. Congratulations to our 2017 award winners: (Click here to see the announcement)

  • Large Project of the Year – The Center for Technology and Innovation (CTI) – Raleigh, NC
  • Small Project of the Year – The Shevell Building – Greensboro, NC
  • Developer of the Year – Highwoods Properties
  • Developing Leader of the Year – Jenny Fowler, Childress Klein
  • Member of the Year (Charlotte) – Chris Thomas, Childress Klein
  • Member of the Year (Piedmont Triad) – Reggie Beeson, Highwoods Properties
  • Member of the Year (Raleigh-Durham) – Paul Meyers, Fifth Third Bank

Even After Repeal, HB2 Controversy Could Cost North Carolina

April 12, 2017

NBC News (featuring a direct quote from NAIOP Piedmont Triad’s legislative chair Richard Beard)

The newest “repeal and replace” generating controversy isn’t over Obamacare; it’s about North Carolina rolling back the so-called “bathroom bill” that has cost the state an estimated $4 billion since it was passed last year.

Click here to read the rest of the article by Martha C. White, NBC News.