Off on Monday: Raleigh’s Karate Entrepreneurs

Off on Monday: Raleigh’s Karate Entrepreneurs

  Tucked away at the corner of Spring Forest Road and Hargrove Street in North Raleigh, Kathy Olevsky sits in her office and pounds away at her computer. Like many small business owners in Wake County, Kathy wears many hats: a manager, an accountant, a marketer, etc....
The Force has awakened

The Force has awakened

You’ve probably seen or heard the numbers by now. At halftime on Monday Night Football, over 16 million viewers tuned in to ESPN to watch the debut of the final trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The trailer had 30 million views on Youtube in two days. Facebook...
The real horror story of the Halloween Whopper

The real horror story of the Halloween Whopper

I’ve been struggling to think of what I can contribute on a regular basis to Raleigh & Company. My goal was to write a bi-weekly column that was different from the podcast I had previously done. I finally realized I could mine from a 20+ year career in marketing,...
People I Follow: LeVelle Moton

People I Follow: LeVelle Moton

This week Richard sits down with North Carolina Central University head basketball coach LeVelle Moton. They discuss how his love affair with basketball began with a two liter soft drink, his professional career playing overseas, his coaching career at Central and how...
People I Follow: Shawn Krest

People I Follow: Shawn Krest

This week Richard sits down with Shawn Krest, ACC Sports Journal staff writer and veteran reporter. We talk about his unusual journey to becoming a sports writer, his years covering the Buffalo Bills and later the Duke Blue Devils and the evolution of his elementary...

A call to action

On Saturday, May 31st members of the Triangle sports media will gather together to play in a Ryder Cup-style tournament to raise money for Communities in Schools of Wake and Durham counties. The 2014 Triangle Media Ryder Cup sponsored by Indoor Greens Mini Golf &...
People I Follow: Amber Smith

People I Follow: Amber Smith

This week Richard sits down with Amber Smith, founder and Executive Director of the Triangle non-profit Activate Good. They discuss her career in volunteering, the amazing story of Activate Good and the one list the Triangle is near the bottom. Click here or on the...
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