Every week, 88.5 WFDD speaks with Justin Catanoso, contributing writer with the Business Journal and director of the journalism program at Wake Forest University, about events and developments affecting the Piedmont Triad's economy.
Each Friday WFDD takes a look at business in the Triad. This week instead of focusing on one topic, we'll review three developments in area business with Justin Catanoso, contributing writer for the Business Journal and director of Wake Forest University's journalism program.
It's Friday, and for many people, that means it's payday!
That used to mean long lines at the bank or drive-through to deposit or cash the check – but now people are just as likely to use direct deposit or an ATM to accomplish the same thing. Justin Catanoso, contributing writer with the Business Journal, and director of Wake Forest University's journalism program, discusses how technology is changing local bank branches with WFDD's Audrey Fannin.
Creating a performing arts center can draw people and businesses to a city’s downtown area, but it takes a lot of money and forethought to make it happen. Business Journal reporter, Catherine Carlock, joins WFDD's Audrey Fannin for an update on Greensboro's performing arts center project, and how, in many ways, it's following the process Durham undertook to build its center.