Cary News

Business Notes: Jan. 21

Business doings

The Research Triangle Regional Partnership (RTRP), a multi-county economic development organization, moving Feb. 1 from its RDU Airport headquarters to the North Carolina Bar Center, 8000 Weston Parkway, Cary.

Local restaurants in Cary, Raleigh, Chapel Hill and Durham will participate in the annual Triangle Restaurant Week from Monday, Jan. 26, through Sunday, Feb. 1. For details, go to www.trirestaurantweek.com

Healing Nature offers information on essential oils at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St., Apex. Materials cost $3. For details, call Dawn Behm at 650-804-4388 or email healingnaturelife@gmail.com.

Orangetheory Fitness’ Morrisville location is celebrating its one-year anniversary with free fitness classes for members and non-members, a DJ and cake at 8 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 31. Reservations are being accepted for the class spots at 919-883-9469.

The Garden Hut will host free classes in February at 1004 Old Honeycutt Road, Fuquay-Varina. For details, call 919-552-0590 or go to nelsasgardenhut.com.

Excellere Partners of Denver has invested in Trialcard, which is headquarterd in Cary. The company was founded in 2001 and is a provider of patient access and medication adherence support services.

Prova Properties, LLC has sold 4001 Weston in Cary to Jemsm East Coast Holdings.

Potbelly Sandwich Shop has announced plans to expand in Cary this year.

Calendar

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce will meet for Coffee and Connections from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, in the White Ventures Chamber Building, 260 Town Hall Drive, Suite A. The event is free for chamber members. Non-members can attend three Coffee and Connections meetings for free, and subsequent meetings cost $10. To register, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

The Cary Chamber of Commerce Sports Alliance meeting will be at noon Thursday, Jan. 22, at 307 N. Academy St. To register, go to www.carychamber.com.

The Cary Chamber of Commerce will host a notary public class from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, at 307 N. Academy St. To register for $125, go to www.carychamber.com.

The Cary Chamber of Commerce State of the Town of Cary meeting, presented by Mayor Harold Weinbrecht, will begin with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. and the program from 8-9 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, at Prestonwood Country Club, 300 Prestonwood Parkway, Cary. Registration costs $10 for members and $15 for non-members at www.carychamber.com.

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce’s 24th annual meeting is 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at Brier Creek Country Club, 9400 Club Hill Drive, Raleigh. Registration costs $45 for Chamber members and $55 for non-members. To register, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

The Cary Chamber of Commerce will meet for Business After Hours from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at BlackFinn Ameripub, 3201 Village Market Place, Morrisville.

The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce KNOW (Knowledgeable Network of Women) Luncheon - Building Community, Building Careers will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Prestonwood Country Club, 300 Prestwonwood Parkway, Cary. To register for $25 for Chamber members and $35 for non-members, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.

Careers

Railinc Corp. of Cary hired Leigh Baudreau as senior manager of financial planning and analysis and Doug Curtin as senior analyst. Jason Jeffras was promoted to SharePoint team lead and Anoop Nair to application architect.

Michael Bird, an employee of Greenscape in Fuquay-Varina, earned certification in stormwater BMP inspection and maintenance.

Darryll DeCotis, a security agent, earned the Certified Protection Professional credential of ASIS International.

Kudos

The Morrisville Innovation Foundation announced its officers and board of trustees: Chair, Creighton Blackwell, Coastal Federal Credit Union; Vice-Chair, Jason Faber, Perimeter Studio and Conference Center; Treasurer, Joel Graybeal, Triangle Rock Club; and Secretary, Carlotta Ungaro, Morrisville Chamber of Commerce.

Philanthropy

CrossFit Coordinate of Cary raised over $10,000 to help pay for the medical expenses for an eight-month-old in need of surgery, on Jan. 9.

City Barbeque is raising money for Resurrecting Lives Foundation through Sunday, Jan. 25, at 1305 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary.

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