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Big Idea Business Plan Competition at Catawba Concludes with April 30th Awards Ceremony

April 28, 2014
Category: Business & Economics, Events
The public is invited to hear the winners in the Big Idea Business Plan Competition announced at an awards ceremony slated for 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 30 in Tom Smith Auditorium of Ketner Hall on Catawba College's campus. Would-be entrepreneurs in Rowan County had a chance to vie for cash prizes in…
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N.C. Entrepreneur Touts Pickles during CEO Lecture at Catawba College

April 17, 2014
Category: Business & Economics, Events
Ralph W. Ketner and Jenny Fulton Jenny Fulton says her cell phone number and e-mail address are printed on every jar of Miss Jenny's Pickles and she wants you to call her – really – and let her know if you like the product or encounter a problem with it. This entrepreneur, a former…
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Open House on April 8 for Catawba’s Evening Degree Programs

March 24, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics, Evening & Graduate, Teacher Education
Catawba College's School of Evening Studies will sponsor a drop-in open house on Tuesday, April 8, from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in Room 203 of Ketner Hall on campus. Prospective students will be given an overview of the program offerings and financial aid opportunities. Courses are open to individuals with…
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Co-Founder of Miss Jenny's Pickles to Give Keynote at April 17th CEO Lecture

March 19, 2014
Category: Business & Economics, Events
 Fulton Entrepreneur Jenny Ingram Fulton of Miss Jenny's Pickles will share her homegrown success story of turning her grandmother's pickle recipes into a booming North Carolina business at Catawba College's 11th annual CEO Lecture at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 17th. The lecture, which is free and…
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Cheerwine Marketing Exec Shares How a Legend Is Born with Catawba Students

March 19, 2014
Category: Academics, Business & Economics
The legend of Cheerwine was shared with Catawba College students enrolled in Business Instructor Dana Lanham's Advertising and Consumer Behavior classes on March 19th. The person sharing that legend of the soft drink born in Salisbury in 1917 was Tom Barbitta, senior vice president of marketing and…
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