"Out of Sight"
Appearances mattered to this Fayetteville ad man and his agency. But amid lawsuits and allegations, he and his son decided to depart from the seen.
"High and Dry"
By Ken Otterbourg
Our Small Business of the Year makes products that seal tight, but its employees excel at hanging loose. Also, profiles of the three runners-up in this year's competition.
"The State's Best Doctors"
Tar Heel doctors pick peers they consider to be the best physicians practicing in 32 medical specialties.
"Taking Its Boughs"
Photography by Chris Keane
Christmas trees have won it acclaim, but Peak Farms didn't have to go out on a limb to branch out in business.
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:
Leadership Round Table: Pointing the Way: Three nationally known CEOs share thoughts and advice on leadership, which to them is more about refining the process than waiting for results.
Regional Focus: Catawba County: Lesson Learned: A recently launched economic-development initiative uses the best from Catawba County's past to shape its future.
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