Monday, March 30, 2015
Road Improvements In Ballantyne

Please find an overview of road improvements in Ballantyne below. Please contact us with any questions.


Bissell Road Improvement Presentation
 


Ballantyne Magazine

SPRING ISSUE

The latest issue of
Ballantyne Magazine is here! Pick it up in your building lobby or read it online at ballantynemagazine.com.

Cans for a Cause Food Drive
Monday, March 30, 2015
Start collecting canned goods for the seventh annual food drive benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina
 
Collection bins will be distributed in Ballantyne Corporate Park building lobbies by noon on April 15 and will remain in the lobbies until noon on April 24. With a new virtual donation option also available, contributions can be made with a click of your mouse. Donate online using the code “BCP2015”.
We encourage BCP tenants to share your progress with us, and rally your offices by registering a team captain at activities@bissellcompanies.com.
Thank you in advance for helping Ballantyne Corporate Park work to end hunger in our community!


CSI Sponsors 40 Children Through Kids First
Thursday, March 26, 2015

The Computer Services, Inc. Regulatory Compliance Division sponsored disadvantaged children through Kids First by making baskets for children and purchasing Easter dinner for their families for the fifth consecutive year. 

CSI sponsored 15 children in 2011, 25 in 2012, 30 in 2013 and 36 in 2014. This year, we sponsored 40 children and purchased Easter dinner for 20 families. 

Kids First is a 501C3 charity that does not accept funding government funding that made life easier and happier for homeless and underprivileged children for 20 years.


The Spa at Ballantyne Voted "Best Spa" by Charlotte Smarty Pants Blog
Friday, March 27, 2015

The Spa at Ballantyne was recently voted "Best Spa" by Charlotte Smarty Pants, a popular local mommy blog.



Premier, Inc. and Movement Mortgage Named Amongst Healthiest Employers in Greater Charlotte Area by The Charlotte Business Journal
Thursday, March 26, 2015

Premier, Inc. and Movement Mortgage were recognized on the Charlotte Business Journal's list of the Healthiest Employers in 2015. Along with the other 2015 winners, they will be honored at an event at the U.S. National Whitewater Center on Friday, May 1. 

Click here for more information.  



Synchrony Financial Coming Soon to BCP
Monday, March 23, 2015

Synchrony Financial will be relocating the the Rushmore One building in Ballantyne Corporate Park. 

Check out this article in the Charlotte Business Journal for more information about Synchrony's relocation. 



Charlotte Chamber Small Business Member Series Breakfast
Monday, March 23, 2015

Join the Charlotte Chamber for a Small Business Member Series breakfast on April 2 at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. 

Click here to register.



YMCA to Build in Ballantyne Corporate Park
Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The YMCA of Greater Charlotte plans to build a 24,000-square-foot facility in Ballantyne Corporate Park that will be located at the corner of Brixham Hill Avenue and Ballantyne Corporate Place. It will be named Sara’s Y, after Sara Harris Bissell, the late wife of Ballantyne developer Smoky Bissell. 
 
Stay tuned for updates as the project progresses.



Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne Honored at Starwood Specialty Select Brands Regional Conference
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne won the Guest Loyalty of the Year Award for the Mid Atlantic Region at the 2015 Starwood Specialty Select Brands Regional Market Summit last week.Guest Loyalty is comprised of a Guests' Overall Satisfaction, Likelihood to Recommend and Likelihood to Return. For this conference, Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne was compared with other Specialty Select Hotels in the Region including other Alofts, Element Hotels, and Four Points. 


King of Pops--Coming Soon to BCP
Monday, March 16, 2015

Beginning April 1, King of Pops will be serving ecologically responsible, fresh and all-natural popsicles from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. on Dalton Putting Green every Tuesday, across from the Everett building every Wednesday and in the parking lot beside the Cullman building every Friday. 

Popsicles are $2.50 each and will come in a variety of seasonal flavors that will rotate every week. Some popular seasonal flavors include: Chocolate Sea Salt, Banana Caramel, Fresh NC Peach, Raspberry Lime, Coconut Banana Orange, Blackberry Ginger Lemon, Cucumber Mint and Grapefruit Hibiscus. 


Wingate University Names Rhett Brown as New President
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Wingate University didn’t have to go far to find its 10th president. The University named Dr. Rhett Brown, Wingate’s current Vice President for Student Life and Enrollment Services, as its next leader. Brown is a two-time graduate of Wingate. He takes over for Dr. Jerry E. McGee who’s retiring in May after a record 23 years at the school. McGee is the longest-service college president in North Carolina. 

Brown was selected after a nationwide search with more than 200 candidates being considered for the position. He will take over as president on June 1, 2015. This was announced at a news conference on March 18 at Wingate’s Ballantyne campus.



Most Successful Blood Drive Since 2012
Friday, March 20, 2015

Thank you for helping save lives by donating blood at the American Red Cross blood drive in Ballantyne Corporate Park!  

 

The American Red Cross collected 32 successful blood donations at Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne on March 19, making this the most successful drive hosted in the Park since 2012. We thank all donors for taking the time to give and making a difference in the lives of others. 



Easter Brunch at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge
Monday, March 23, 2015

Join The Ballantyne for a favorite holiday tradition with Easter Brunch on April 5, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Enjoy an endless array of fresh salads, decorative displays, seasonal entrées, breakfast items, carving station and desserts, as well as live entertainment and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Cost is $75 per person, $35 for children ages 5-12, and complimentary for children ages 4 and under (pricing does not include tax or service charge). Advance reservations are required at 704-248-4100. View the menu here.



Register for Run!Ballantyne
Monday, March 23, 2015
The 11th Annual Run! Ballantyne 5k/8k race and 1 mile fun run presented by Bissell and the Morrison & Ballantyne Village YMCAs will be held on Saturday, May 2 in Ballantyne Corporate Park.  
 
Corporate Teams are a great way to encourage team building and healthy lifestyles within your company. Represent your company by joining your co-workers and competing in the 8k, 5k, Einstein Bros. Bagels 1-mile Fun Run, or volunteering. Online registration closes April 30 at 11:59 p.m.

Click here to register.


Living Your Legacy Now – Event Recap
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Bissell hosted Living Your Legacy Now, a free lunch & learn for tenants on March 18. Sharon Lachow-Blumberg, founder of I’m Not Done Yet, an HR and organizational strategy firm, shared information on how to make an impact to inspire others and achieve goals. 

People can manage their legacy by simply being present and mindful. Other tips for how to create the legacy you desire include know your strengths; identify your intention; take action; mentor or advocate; inspire yourself and others; embrace change; understand the business of your business; be appreciate of differences; and be nice. It’s important to remember that you’re in charge of your reputation and the legacy you want to leave.



The Remi Group's Bob Fleischacker Wins Outstanding Solo General Counsel Award
Friday, March 20, 2015

The Remi Group's Bob Fleischacker was awarded the Charlotte Business Journal’s Corporate Counsel Award for Outstanding Solo General Counsel, which honors the top legal talent of corporations and nonprofits in the Charlotte region. 

Congratulations!



Are you a member of the Charlotte Chamber?
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

The Charlotte Chamber of Commerce’s Total Revenue Campaign is in full swing, giving local businesses the opportunity to improve the quality of life and make Charlotte, along with the Charlotte Region, the best place to run a business and to live.

 

With more than 3,150 business members, the Charlotte Chamber is one of the largest chambers in the United States and has the ability to market the services of all industries through its numerous advertising, networking, membership and sponsorship products. 

 

To join the chamber and gain access to the region’s largest business network, please contact Hailey Rorie. The deadline for this campaign is May 7. 



National Start Walking Day
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Join the YMCA on April 1 at 11:30 a.m. for a walk in the Park to celebrate National Start Walking Day. 

YMCA trainers will lead participants in a warm-up at 11:45 a.m. at the Brixham Tent, followed by a 30-minute walk through Ballantyne Corporate Park. 

Click here to register for the event. 



March Special Offer at The Golf Club at Ballantyne
Monday, February 16, 2015


Greens, cart fee and complimentary range balls are included. Food and beverages are available at tee off until 6 p.m. Complimentary clubs are available.

Tenants may bring one guest who is not a Ballantyne Corporate Park tenant. 

To receive this promotional rate, make a reservation by calling 704-248-4383, and identify yourself as a Ballantyne Corporate Park Tenant.


Free Lunch-n-Learn at Wingate University Ballantyne
Friday, March 27, 2015
Wingate University Ballantyne is hosting a free Lunch-n-Learn, titled “Strategies to Maximize Your Social Security Income,” on Tuesday, April 7 from noon until 1 p.m. Click here for more information. 





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