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inthisissue March 2005
Stretching the Family Dollar
To see a person who truly enjoys his job, gaze into the shiny blue eyes of Howard Levine. Fun at the helm exudes from the chairman and chief executive of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Though he speaks matter-of-factly, he can’t contain his exuberance for the 5,500-store national discount chain that his father Leon Levine founded in 1959 with their first store on Central Avenue in Charlotte.
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[Midrex Technologies, Inc.]
Ironing Out the Future
Headed by Jim McClaskey, president and CEO, a Charlotte company called Midrex Technologies is rocking the world. Having no new major contracts in the last five and a half years, Midrex has staged a comeback with four new international contracts to build multi-million dollar iron reduction facilities, representing a full 100 percent market share for their industry segment for 2004.
[WTVI, Inc.]
Not Just Another Public Television Station
In 1965, U. S. President Lyndon Johnson proclaimed his “Great Society” during the State of the Union Address; the first U.S. combat forces were sent to South Vietnam; the Beatles sang “Help” to 55,000 screaming fans at Shea Stadium; Malcolm X was assassinated; and the Watts Riots shook Los Angeles.
[ColeJenest & Stone, P.A.]
Collaborative Approach Yields Progressive Design Solutions
As the managing principals at ColeJenest & Stone talk about the firm’s development, they view one particular project – Gateway Village in late ’90s – as a watershed moment. For them it was a turning point, garnering recognition of the firm’s essential strengths.
[K. Hovnanian Homes of North Carolina, Inc.]
Crossing the Threshold of K. Hovnanian Homes
Delight isn’t the first word that typically comes to mind when you speak of the home building process. Experts describe it as perhaps the ‘most stressful experience a family can undergo besides death and marriage.’
 
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