CHARLOTTE – Kelly Wright has been named controller of Carolina Weekly Newspaper Group, which publishes Mooresville Weekly and five other weekly newspapers.
“Kelly has done a wonderful job as our bookkeeper, getting our accounts in order and assisting me in streamlining our budgeting, payroll and business accounts,” said Alain Lillie, owner and CEO of Carolina Weekly Newspapers. “The company is lucky to have Kelly watching over the financial operations of our newspapers.”
A native of Charlotte, Wright attended Queens University of Charlotte’s McColl School of Business. Before joining Carolina Weekly Newspapers in June, she had worked for a local advertising agency for seven years. Before that, she handled freelance accounting work for various Charlotte business.
She and her husband, Bill, live in Mint Hill. Her son, Sam Minor, attends Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa.