Arrow Exterminators promotes manager to run service center

ATLANTA, Ga. – Arrow Exterminators recently announced the promotion of Drew Shetter to service center manager of Arrow Exterminators’ Lake Norman Service Center.

“Lake Norman is an important market for Arrow, and we couldn’t be more pleased to have Drew leading the service center,” said Kirk Morris, region vice president of operations for Arrow Exterminators.

Shetter has more than 10 years of experience in the pest control industry.



Derse Morgen hires assistant

HUNTERSVILLE – Elise Scotto di Carlo has joined Derse Morgen Advisors as an executive assistant.

Elise comes to Derse Morgen with more than 15 years in the financial services industry. She will support advisors with their daily business operations, as well as client relations and office management responsibilities.

Details: or 704-897-0487.


Southern Homes announce new agents

CORNELIUS – Southern Homes recently announced the addition of Tonya Orrell, Patti Hanson, Linda McCarthy, Jennifer Arens and Holly MacFalls.

They will work out of the Cornelius office.



Mecklenburg reports lower jobless rate

RALEIGH – Mecklenburg County’s unemployment rate decreased from 6.8 percent in January to 6.5 percent in February, according to statistics recently released by the N.C. Department of Commerce.

Some 32,617 residents of the 502,889-person workforce were out of work in February.


Radio hosts hold business seminar

CORNELIUS – Wayne Bidelman, of Advicoach, will host an educational seminar that will teach business owners how to maximize the value of their business and create the freedom to enjoy life.

The event takes place 6:30-8 p.m. April 22 at the Peninsula Club

Joe Vagnone, author of “So You Want to Buy a Small Business,” will also discuss how business buyers evaluate businesses.

Bidelman and Vagnone are co-founders of the Carolina Business Academy and co-hosts of the weekly business radio show “Local Biz Now” at 8 a.m. Fridays on WSIC 1400 AM.

Registration costs $20. Advance registration is required. 

Details: or call 704-997-5002.


Corporations form around lake area

RALEIGH – The N.C. Secretary of State reported the following firms were registered April 4-10. Items are listed by name, applicant and address:

• Agilis Business Consulting Corp. – Thomas Trickett, 19119 Brookgreen Garden Place, Cornelius.

• AKB LLC – Martha Riggins, 20416 Greenway Heights Drive, Cornelius.

• Amy K Private Jeweler LLC – Amy Fish, 9003 Park Grove St., Huntersville.

• Cameron-Young Co. – Steven Young, 8539 New Oak Lane, Huntersville.

• Choice Fries, Inc. – John Hanzel, 19425-G Liverpool Pkwy., Cornelius.

• ContribYOUtion LLC – Alex Klaus, 18449 Old Statesville Road, Cornelius.

• DWI Advantage LLC – Patsy Shinn, 18515 Statesville Road, #c- 01, Cornelius.

• Emory Holdings LLC – Steven Helms, 10208 Danesway Lane, Cornelius.

• FPJ Enterprises LLC – Paul Crandall, 1973 Kunkleman Drive, Cornelius.

• Go 2 Green Landscape And Turf Management LLC – Carl Kistel III, 534 Jetton St., Davidson.

• Half Moon Medical Associates, PLLC – Gregory Moon, 19701 W. Catawba Ave., Suite F, Cornelius.

• Heads-Over- Heels Inc. – Connie Blakely, 12421 Leaning Oaks Court, Huntersville.

• HBPH Investment Group LLC – Matthew Barga, 14508 Westgreen Drive, Huntersville.

• Iron Willow Solutions LLC – Lisa Mele, 18709 Nautical Drive, Suite 304, Cornelius.

• Jack Moellendick Consulting Inc. – Paul Moellendick, 19913 River Falls Drive, Davidson.

• KJB LLC – Martha Riggins, 20416 Greenway Heights Drive, Cornelius.

• Mac Capital Group LLC – Rachael McNamara, 18605 Northline Drive, Suite, A2 Mailbox 1, Cornelius.

• MOORE FYM LLC – George Michael Moore, 16428 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

• MotoBlasting LLC – Jonathan Hunt, 7309 Swansea Lane, Cornelius.

• Optimal Firm LLC – Melinda Knorr, 21301 Pecan St., Cornelius.

• Porko Software LLC – John Frei III, 18709 the Commons Blvd., Cornelius.

• Strategic Talent Assessments LLC – Virginia Roseman, 21121 Shearer Road, Davidson.

• Synapse Management Inc. – Sharon Allen, 17043 Doe Valley Court, Cornelius.

• The Pit Box LLC – John Hanzel, 19425-G Liverpool Pkwy., Cornelius.

• Twined LLC – Tamara Budz, 14226 Harvington Drive, Huntersville.