Greensboro http://wfdd.org en Triad Adding to State's E V Charging Stations http://wfdd.org/post/triad-adding-states-e-v-charging-stations <p>Electric car owners can charge up in the Triad.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 22:35:46 +0000 Kathryn Mobley 10227 at http://wfdd.org Triad Adding to State's E V Charging Stations RF Micro Devices Announces Merger That Would Create $2 Billion Company http://wfdd.org/post/rf-micro-devices-announces-merger-would-create-2-billion-company <p>Greensboro-based electronic chip maker <a href="http://www.rfmd.com/">RF Micro Devices &nbsp;Inc.</a> announced a major merger Monday. The company is buying Oregon-based <a href="http://www.triquint.com/">TriQuint Semiconductor.</a> It’s an all-stock deal valued at more than $1.5 billion. The merged company will have combined revenues of more than $2 billion.</p><p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:25:44 +0000 Paul.Garber 9857 at http://wfdd.org RF Micro Devices Announces Merger That Would Create $2 Billion Company New Greensboro City Manager Plans to Build on Momentum for More Economic Growth in the City http://wfdd.org/post/new-greensboro-city-manager-plans-build-momentum-more-economic-growth-city <p>The city of Greensboro has a new leader. Last week, council members chose Deputy City Manager Jim Westmoreland to replace City Manager Denise Turner Roth, who has been tapped for a federal post.</p><p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 22:46:54 +0000 Keri Brown 9502 at http://wfdd.org New Greensboro City Manager Plans to Build on Momentum for More Economic Growth in the City Greensboro Seeks Big Win in Development Strategy http://wfdd.org/post/greensboro-seeks-big-win-development-strategy <p>With the new year, the city of Greensboro is reviewing its current economic recruitment strategy to see if there's a better way to land a major economic partner. Catherine Carlock&nbsp;covers economic development for <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/triad/" target="_blank">The Business Journal</a>. Carlock and WFDD's Audrey Fannin discuss the business community's rising frustration as major companies have expressed interest in the city, but then settled elsewhere.</p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 06:15:00 +0000 Audrey Fannin 9408 at http://wfdd.org Greensboro Seeks Big Win in Development Strategy Quaker Pastor and Best-Selling Author Philip Gulley to Visit First Friends Meeting in Greensboro http://wfdd.org/post/quaker-pastor-and-best-selling-author-philip-gulley-visit-first-friends-meeting-greensboro <p><a href="http://www.philipgulley.com/">Philip Gulley</a> is a Quaker pastor and author of 18 books.&nbsp; His most recent book is Living the Quaker Way: Timeless Wisdom for a Better Life Today.&nbsp; Gulley will visit the <a href="http://www.firstfriendsmeeting.org/">First Friends Meeting in Greensboro</a> this weekend for&nbsp; Quaker Quest, a two day series of sessions and storytelling on the Quaker Way.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:03:30 +0000 Bethany Chafin 9402 at http://wfdd.org Quaker Pastor and Best-Selling Author Philip Gulley to Visit First Friends Meeting in Greensboro