Uncategorized

A reminder of how investing in people and infrastructure pay off

From newsobserver.com:

The maker of the iconic BlackBerry mobile phone has selected the Triangle as the site of its newest office…

According to the company’s statement, it picked this area because of its talented workers and has already begun hiring for the new site.

An N.C. Department of Commerce spokeswoman said no state incentives have been discussed to lure the company here.

3 Comments


  1. […] from: The Progressive Pulse – A reminder of how investing in people and … Posted in Investing Tags: black, diane, diane-morris-, has-selected, iconic, Investing, […]

  2. IBXer

    January 8, 2010 at 10:05 am

    Why would a Canadian company be interested in opening a facility in NC? Can their socialist system not provide them with the talent and infrastructure they need to continue to grow?

    Guess not.

  3. Stephen Jackson

    January 8, 2010 at 2:25 pm

    Socialist???

Check Also

Getting in touch with reality

It’s hard to believe anyone could be as ...

Top Stories from NCPW

  • News
  • Commentary

When Cherise Fanno Burdeen talks about the U.S. justice system, she’s speaking from more than 20 yea [...]

“I could choose to do anything else with $50.” But Anca Stefan, a high school English teacher in a D [...]

The Cape Fear River is damaged, contaminated by decades of human malfeasance, negligence and ignoran [...]

Legislative Services Officer Paul Coble appears to be violating the state public records law and is [...]

It’s been almost three years since state legislative leaders hired longtime conservative politician [...]

The post Snail mail appeared first on NC Policy Watch. [...]

America is often touted as a nation of laws, and not of men. But it seems that today some lawmakers [...]

65 - number of days since the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Flo [...]

Now hiring

NC Policy Watch is now hiring a Managing Editor – click here for more info.