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Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG) Assumes Management of TownePlace Suites Charlotte Fort Mill and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Charlotte - Ballantyne

Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG), an Atlanta-based, private hotel management and investment company, today announced that it has signed management agreements to immediately begin operations of the 105-room TownePlace Suites Charlotte Fort Mill and the 123-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites Charlotte – Ballantyne. The two hotels mark the 9th and 10th takeover in the past two months.
Tags: Travel, Atlanta, Charlotte, Ballantyne, Hospitality Ventures Management Group HVMG, Charlotte Ballantyne

Partners Life on benefits of private health care, and more daily news

Partners Life Managing Director Naomi Ballantyne has shared some insights into the benefits of medical insurance and private health care. Ballantyne has said the difference in available treatments, waiting times, and procedure time limits in public and private health care...
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Partners Life buys BNZ life, and more daily news

Partners Life has announced the purchase of BNZ Life. Naomi Ballantyne revealed the news in a video update sent out on Thursday 17 December. In the video, Ballantyne highlighted that although BNZ is leaving the life insurance market, they wish...
Tags: BNZ, Ballantyne, Partners Life, Naomi Ballantyne

Small Business Owners Vent Frustrations Over COVID-19 Stimulus Red Tape

The Main Street Alliance hosted a press call and Q&A for small business owners on COVID-19 grants and loans programs recently. Small business panelists shared their frustration about the difficulties they had navigating through the bureaucracy. The Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) are included in the CARES Act. They are focused on helping small businesses. COVID-19 Stimulus Red Tape Amanda Ballantyne, Executive Director, The Main Street Alliance moder...
Tags: Minneapolis, Sales, America, PPP, Turner, Richmond, Andrew, SBA, Main Street Alliance, Ballantyne, Small Business News, Senseman, COVID, Coronavirus Biz Advice, Paycheck Protection Program PPP, Economic Injury Disaster Loan EIDL

Carlaw drops Tory leadership rival Ballantyne in reshuffle

Jackson Carlaw removes Michelle Ballantyne from the Scottish Tory front bench as he reshuffles his team.
Tags: News, Ballantyne, Jackson Carlaw, Michelle Ballantyne, Carlaw

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra seeks President & CEO

The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra seeks a strategic, business-minded leader with a passion for classical music, high emotional intelligence, and collaborative style to serve as President & CEO. This person will direct, plan, and evaluate the business activities of the CSO and will be a strategic partner to the Music Director, ensuring that the highest quality music is presented. THE COMPANY: Founded in 1932, and led by internationally renowned Music Director Christopher Warren-Green, t...
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Scottish Conservatives: Carlaw and Ballantyne to contest party leadership

Jackson Carlaw and Michelle Ballantyne are the only two candidates to put their names forward in the contest.
Tags: News, Ballantyne, Jackson Carlaw, Michelle Ballantyne, Carlaw

Price Reduced Red Feather Butter | Best Price Guarantee | Best butter in a can

New Zealand's Ballantyne is the world's largest producer of canned butter. Sealed airtight for maximum freshness, Ballantyne's canned butter delivers convenience in the form of extended shelf life and easy distribution without the necessity of refrigeration. It has also proven ideal for disaster preparedness, camping, boating and remote areas where refrigeration isn't available. Each can holds 12 ounces of pure creamy butter Ingredients: Pasteurized Cream and Salt - that's it!! No preservati...
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RIAA Names Mitch Glazier Chairman, CEO and Michele Ballantyne COO

Mitch Glazier has officially taken the helm as the chairman and CEO of the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and Michele Ballantyne has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of the music industry trade group.   Mitch Glazier & Michele Ballantyne. Courtesy of: RIAA Originally announced in April of 2017, Mitch Glazier succeeds Cary Sherman, who retired earlier this year after more than two decades with the organization. Glazier joined RIAA in 2000. Prior to tha...
Tags: Music, White House, Bill Clinton, Riaa, Bruce Houghton, John Podesta, Ballantyne, Tom Daschle, Cary Sherman, Glazier, Recording Industry Association of America RIAA, Mitch Glazier, Michele Ballantyne, Mitch Glazier Michele Ballantyne Courtesy

The making of an opioid epidemic

When high doses of painkillers led to widespread addiction, it was called one of the biggest mistakes in modern medicine. But this was no accident. By Chris McGrealJane Ballantyne was, at one time, a true believer. The British-born doctor, who trained as an anaesthetist on the NHS before her appointment to head the pain department at Harvard and its associated hospital, drank up the promise of opioid painkillers – drugs such as morphine and methadone – in the late 1990s. Ballantyne listened to t...
Tags: UK, New York, Drugs, Society, US news, Harvard, NHS, Ballantyne, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Opioids, Opioids crisis, Chris McGrealJane Ballantyne, Russell Portenoy, Portenoy

Some of Our Favorite Things to Do in Charlotte – USA

Travel Experta, Expat Mama, Educator and Entrepreneur - Inspiring Families to New Horizons Whether you are looking for outdoor adventure, sports, shopping, brewery experiences, unique culinary or just family fun, Charlotte’s got it going on. The Huffington Post called Charlotte “the new Atlanta.” News & World Report named it among the “Twenty Best Places to Live in USA.” And just recently, the Thrillist named it as the top city “you should visit before they’re too popular.” There’s no doubt tha...
Tags: Travel, Sponsored, Usa, NFL, Atlanta, Nba, Charlotte Hornets, North Carolina, Carolina Panthers, Huffington Post, Charlotte, Uptown, Rockwell, Bojangles, Bank of America Stadium, Mooresville

LyricMerch Lets Fans Wear The Words From Their Favorite Songs

LyricMech is bringing song lyrics to merch on a massive scale. Remember those lines in songs that say it all, simply and perfectly? Now fans can emblazon these lines on t-shirts, caps, mugs, and even shower curtains - and do it legally in way that also makes money for their favorite songwriters and artists. _______________________________ LyricMerch is a new consumer-facing lyrics-driven service of LyricFind, the pioneering company that brought fully legal lyrics to search engines...
Tags: Music, Music Business, Bruce Houghton, Darryl Ballantyne, LyricFind, Ballantyne, D.I.Y, Publishing & Songwriting, Retail & Vinyl, LyricFind `` LyricMerch

The IM Saturday Brunch: August 26, 2017

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” August Night on the Front Porch Sorry to keep harping on the solar eclipse from last Monday, but there remain a few silly examples of Christians and others making use of the heavenly phenomenon that we have to report before we close the topic. DEUX EX MACHINA The image above, supposedly of t...
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Bank of America buys Ballantyne building for $35M

Although Northwood Investors acquired the majority of Ballantyne Corporate Park earlier this year in a billion-dollar deal, at least one office building was not purchased by the real estate investment firm. Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) acquired the Sherrill Building, a 140,000-square-foot office building it had been leasing in Ballantyne, on April 24 for $35 million, according to Mecklenburg County real estate records. The Charlotte-based bank bought the building at 13510 Ballantyne Corporate Pla...
Tags: Bank Of America, Bac, Charlotte, Ballantyne, Mecklenburg County, Northwood Investors, Ballantyne Corporate Park, Bank of America NYSE

Final days for Ballantyne sweets shop

This sweets shop will close its Ballantyne location April 28. The Secret Chocolatier says that store at 11318 N. Community House Road opened in fall 2013. Operations will be consolidated at The Secret Chocolatier’s headquarters in Cotswold. That store is located at 2935 Providence Road. The goal is to expand the Secret Chocolatier’s wholesale reach and take advantage of trade show opportunities, says Robin Ciordia, co-owner. “This consolidation also enables us to go in a different direction...
Tags: Ballantyne, Providence Road, Community House Road, Cotswold That store, Robin Ciordia

New healthy dining choice to open today in south Charlotte

Known for its menu of healthy, fresh food items, Grabbagreen is set to open a second Charlotte location Wednesday. Jeff and Nancy Adams, local franchisees of the Arizona-based restaurant chain, have put a 1,980-square-foot store at 2439 Toringdon Way in the Ballantyne area. Grabbagreen's first location in the Charlotte market debuted in December at the Epicentre in uptown. The Adams, of JNZR Investments LLC, also are planning to add three more Grabbagreen locations in the areas of Dilworth/Mye...
Tags: Arizona, Charlotte, Adams, Jeff, Ballantyne, Grabbagreen, Nancy Adams, Toringdon Way, JNZR Investments LLC, Dilworth Myers

Northwood Investors closes on its billion-dollar Ballantyne deal

Charlotte’s billion-dollar real estate deal has closed. Northwood Investors, a real estate investment firm with offices in Denver, Los Angeles and New York, has acquired multiple buildings and land in Ballantyne from The Bissell Cos., which has developed, leased and managed a majority of the master-planned community since it first broke ground in the 1990s. The deal, worth in excess of $1 billion, closed in more than 40 separate transactions, according to Mecklenburg County deeds. It includes…...
Tags: New York, Charlotte, Ballantyne, Mecklenburg County, Northwood Investors, Bissell Cos, Denver Los Angeles

The Entrepreneur's 5 Pillars of Success

As entrepreneurs, we know we must deliver tremendous value to our clients and our prospective clients. The more value we can give them, the more value we create for ourselves and our stakeholders. This is the enlightened self-interest of capitalism. To do that, we have to be productive and be in control. For advice, I reached out to Craig Ballantyne, author of The Perfect Day Formula: How to Own the Day and Control Your Life. Ballantyne's initial success in the field health and fitness--he crea...
Tags: Facebook, News, Linkedin, Huffington Post, Craig Ballantyne, Recruit, AES, Ballantyne, John Bowen, Ballantyne That

Naomi Ballantyne made ONZM in New Year Honours

Pioneering insurance boss Naomi Ballantyne has been made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the New Year Honours.Ballantyne has spent 34 years in the insurance industry and is currently managing director of Partners... [Author: [email protected]]
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TIFF 2016 Review: The Belko Experiment

James Gunn and Greg McLean’s The Belko Experiment is a bloody, satirical slaughter-fest You can perhaps blame The Purge franchise on the success of The Hunger Games, which in turn can be blamed on Battle Royale, which itself shares some of The Running Man’s DNA. But you can trace all of these allegorical societal comments back to William Golding’s 1954 post-apocalyptic novel (itself a bleak quote on the R.M. Ballantyne novel The Coral Island). In that upsetting and essential story (and the ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Movie Reviews, John Gallagher Jr, Toronto Film Festival, James Gunn, Jack, William Golding, Tiff, Columbia, Rod Serling, McLean, Ralph, Gunn, Golding, Maple Street

On the Market: An Iconic Midcentury House in Christchurch, New Zealand

Designed in 1959 by Sir Miles Warren, New Zealand’s leading architect, the Ballantyne House in Christchurch is representative of the Christchurch School of architecture of the 1950s, which borrowed influences from Brutalism along with Danish and Japanese design. Current owners Kristina Pickford, an architectural historian, and her husband, Michael Wolfe, bought the house from the Ballantyne family in 2009 and painstakingly restored it to its former glory (the house was remodeled in the 1980s). T...
Tags: Books, New Zealand, Christchurch, Interior Design, Miele, Westchester, Wolfe, Pickford, Midcentury, Ballantyne, Vola, Michael Wolfe, Matthew Arnold, Christchurch New Zealand, Architecture & Interiors, Midcentury Architecture

Jungle Fever: Reading for the Heart of the Summer

  There is something distantly primal and tribal about summer, when sunny days and sultry nights seem to unconsciously conjure up the sense, or scent, of a wilder side of humanity. Something naked and free. Something delightful yet dangerous. These are, after all, the lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer. Whether it is the warm pulse of life, the humid breath of earth, or the sweltering oppression of sky, there is a quality in heat that enlivens and slackens—and unhinges. Everyone has heard of midsu...
Tags: Religion, Congo, Rio De Janeiro, William Golding, Pacific, Caribbean, Robinson, Robinson Crusoe, Kurtz, Conrad, Ishmael, Marlow, Ballantyne, Richard Connell, Zaroff, Joseph Conrad

Financial advisers have lifted their game, Partners Life's Ballantyne says

New Zealand's financial advisers have lifted their game since a new regime came into effect six years ago, leaving the practice of switching life insurance policies between providers as one of the last holes left for the regulator... [Author: [email protected]]
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Door Dash Food Delivery App Answering the Oldest Question in a Busy Mom’s Weeknight…

This is a sponsored post by What’s For Dinner Mom? Spring months mean NOTHING is for dinner, because we’re never home in the evenings. Track Practice. Games. Track Meets. Little League baseball (Majors this year!). Practices don’t start till 5:30 or 6PM. Games get out as late as 9:30PM. High School Track meets last hours and HOURS. 10Pm is about the average time my Freshman gets home from weeknight meets. When exactly am I supposed to cook dinner? Maybe a crockpot 1-dish wonder?...
Tags: Review, Doordash, Charlotte, Chick Fil, Duane, Ballantyne, Mom Life, Fort Mill, Door Dash, Food Delivery App, Rescue Week, Charlotte Area Door Dash, South Charlotte, Uptown Charlotte Perfect, Dish Charlotte

SUV stolen after Ballantyne family unloads groceries

A Ballantyne family is on alert after they were targeted in their own driveway while unloading groceries. Someone stole the keys SUV stolen after Ballantyne family unloads groceries CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A Ballantyne family is on alert after they were targeted in their own driveway while unloading groceries.
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AFL preliminary final: Fremantle v Hawthorn – live!

Live updates from the first preliminary final at Domain StadiumEmail: [email protected] | Twitter: @rustyjacko 1.16pm BST Fremantle 8.4 (52) vs Hawthorn 11.3 (69)Bang! What a finish to the third term. Matthew Suckling is legged just outside the 50-metre arc as the siren goes and promptly bombs a goal that’s Griffen’s and more! Hawks teammates swamp him. Dockers players want to punch on. The crowd is going berserk. Hawthorn push the lead back to 17 points and we’re in for one he...
Tags: Sport, Australia sport, Melbourne, West Coast, TNT, Saints, Clarkson, Ac Dc, Perth, Lyon, AFL, Australian rules football, Hawthorn, Fremantle Dockers, Sam Mitchell, Scott

Could Publix take Trader Joe's spot on Friendly Avenue?

Publix Super Markets Inc. opened its Ballantyne location near Charlotte on Feb. 26. It was the Lakeland, Fla.-based grocer's first store in North Carolina. For the third December in a row, interest in developing a shopping center on the northwest corner of the Friendly Avenue/Hobbs Road intersection is heating up . [Link to media]
Tags: North Carolina, Joe, Charlotte, Ballantyne, Publix Super Markets Inc, Lakeland Fla, Friendly Avenue Hobbs Road

Two Ballantyne buildings eyed by Synchrony, TIAA-CREF now fully leased, according to Bissell

Two office buildings totaling approximately 310,000 square feet at Ballantyne Corporate Park are now fully leased, according to The Bissell Cos. The Charlotte Business Journal reported recently that Synchrony Financial, a consumer finance company considering a 400-job expansion in Charlotte, was in talks to lease the Rushmore One building formerly occupied by AXA Financial at Ballantyne Corporate Park and that financial-services organization TIAA-CREF was in talks to lease the six-story Betsill...
Tags: Charlotte, Ballantyne, TIAA CREF, Bissell, Charlotte Business Journal, Ballantyne Corporate Park, Bissell Cos, AXA Financial