Posts tagged “N.C. Research Campus”

August 2

NC contract manufacturing R&D firm moving to NC Research Campus

NCRC's massive main building. A North Carolina company that develops and manufactures therapeutic skin-care products is relocating its 24-person research and development team to the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis.

July 4

Premium Lock Triangle headlines: Brooks Bell, Chris Heivly, Lenovo, Global Knowledge, NC Research Campus, Telehealth, Sensus

Triangle headlines In WTW's latest roundup of news and opinions from around the Triangle: Brooks Bell's blog on maximizing content; Chris Heivly on successful startup execs; Lenovo recognized as a top brand; Global Knowledge hires new execs; a new whitepaper from TeleHealth; and Sensus helps a California city save water.

Updated June 23

Premium Lock Looking for startup cash? SEBIO pitch deadline is July 1

SEBIO If your early-stage life science company needs some funding help, you still have a few days to apply for a chance to pitch your company story to investors and colleagues at the 2016 annual Southeast BIO Investor & Partnering Forum.

June 13

Premium Lock NC Research Campus names veteran entrepreneur to lead business development

Chris Ervin Chris Ervin, an entrepreneur and a former head of entrepreneurship at UNC-Charlotte, is the new director of business development at the North Carolina Research Campus.

February 16

Premium Lock NC Research Campus offers new wet lab, flex office space

Life science startups and companies looking for wet lab or flex office space can now find both options at the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis.

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December 10, 2015

Premium Lock Billionaire Murdock names new leader for NC operations

Mark Spitzer Billionaire David Murdock is promoting an executive from within his own company to oversee his operations in North Carolina, which includes the North Carolina Research Campus.

October 8, 2015

Premium Lock Monsanto cutting 2,600 jobs over the next two years

Monsanto Monsanto Co. will cut 2,600 jobs over the next two years, the company said Monday following a dismal earnings report.

September 16, 2015

Premium Lock Higgs leaving NC Research Campus, new app from Medfusion, Russell Simmons headlining Internet Summit

Bulldog In today's Bulldog update of technology news: NC Research Campus loses second leader; Medfusion launchs app to simplify health records; ARCA named a top 100 global provider in FinTech; Russell Simmons to headline Internet Summit.

August 28, 2015

Premium Lock Judge orders billionaire Murdock, exec to pay $148M in Dole buyout fight

David Murdock   Billionaire David Murdock, the founder of the North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, and an executive at Dole Food have been ordered to pay $148 million in a dispute over Murdock's buyout of that company in 2013. The judge says Dole directors and shareholders were mislead in the deal.

Updated June 3, 2015

Premium Lock Study dismisses chia seeds as 'super food' for athletes

If you are a marathoner - or an aspiring one - and you believe chia seeds will be a "super food" that boosts your performance through "carb loading," you need to rethink. So says a new study in which N.C. researchers say data "debunks" the super food belief.

Runners being tested at N.C. Research Campus Runners being tested at N.C. Research Campus

Updated May 14, 2015

Premium Lock NC Research Campus, Costa Rica launch food science effort

NCRC Billionaire David Murdock, founder of the North Carolina research Campus in Kannapolis, met with the president of Costa Rica today to announce a joint project focused on food science.

April 21, 2015

Premium Lock President of NC Research Campus resigns

Lynne Scott Safrit Lynne Scott Safrit has resigned as president and chief operating officer of Castle & Cooke, the company developing the NC Research Campus on the former Cannon Mills site in Kannapolis.

September 30, 2014

Premium Lock Murdock commits $15M 'in perpetuity' to support NC Research Campus

David Murdock, the 91-year-old billionaire founder of the North Carolina Research Campus, sets aside $15 million annually from his estate with the goal of advancing life science research for years to come. But the feisty Murdock says he still aims to live to 125.

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Updated September 30, 2014

Premium Lock Source: Murdock making $50M-plus gift to NC Research Campus

The billionaire founder of the North Carolina Research Campus will make the gift announcement Tuesday to continue supporting operational expenses and recruit top scientific talent to the state. It's his second large donation by the 91-year-old in the last 16 months.

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Updated July 14, 2014

Premium Lock N.C. Research Campus internship program plants seeds to grow STEM careers

The future of food research is taking root in some very fertile ground - the minds of students working on the N.C. Research Campus. In an Insider exclusive for WRAL TechWire, read how a new internship program encourages STEM careers

Michael Balloskis, left, and Brooklyn Phillips in the P2EP program. Michael Balloskis, left, and Brooklyn Phillips in the P2EP program.

Updated March 31, 2014

Premium Lock Construction, expansions, new projects underway at NC Research Campus

Special Report: Although the recession slowed things down at the North Carolina Research Campus, they're back on track in the first quarter of 2014. The latest wet lab suite leased before it could be offered on spec and other construction projects are proceeding swiftly. WRALTechWire Insider Allan Maurer provides an exclusive two-part update on what's happening at NCRC.

Growth continues at North Carolina Research Campus Growth continues at North Carolina Research Campus

Updated March 31, 2014

Premium Lock Going bananas: NC Research Campus spurs leading edge food, nutrition research

Special Report: Need quick energy? Eat a banana - it's as good as a commercially developed energy drink that cost millions to develop. So say scientists at the 350-acre North Carolina Research Campus in Kannapolis, who are bringing teams of scientists and the latest technology to bear on how to get the maximum in health benefits, human performance, and disease fighting power from fruits, vegetables, nuts and grains. WRALTechWire's Allan Maurer has the inside story.

Dr. Allan Brown at NCRC seeks better lives Dr. Allan Brown at NCRC seeks better lives

December 6, 2013

Premium Lock Startup JC Med launches its diabetes prevention efforts from N.C. Research Campus

N.C. Research Campus By the time a patient develops diabetes, there is no cure. JC Med aims to head off diabetes before the disease even presents itself. Read more about the startup, located on the N.C. Research Campus.

September 13, 2013

Premium Lock Billionaire founder of NC Research Campus moves ahead in take over of Dole Food

Dole Food says it has received no other offers better than that made by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer David Murdock in a deal that values the fresh fruit and vegetable producer and marketer at $1.21 billion.

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Updated August 28, 2013

Premium Lock DHMRI, Metabolon partner on nutrition research

David Murdock Food and nutrition research at the David H. Murdock Research Institute is getting a boost through a new partnership with Research Triangle Park metabolomics company Metabolon.

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