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Accelerate Solar

Residential and Commercial Solar Energy Installers

4209-G Stuart Andrew Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28217

Accelerate Solar is a residential and commercial solar energy installer. They have over 20 years of team experience in solar energy, they purchase panels that are made in America, and they support the local communities. Their goal is to make domestic renewable energy more accessible by offering solar energy at a more affordable rate than many others in the industry, without sacrificing high quality service.





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Anointed Flooring, Inc.

Commercial and Residential Flooring

1014 South Tryon Street, STE 100 
Charlotte, NC 28203

Anointed Flooring, Inc. is an award-winning commercial and residential flooring business. They received the Crowns of Enterprise Award for "Rising Business of the Year" in 2012 presented by the Mayor of Charlotte. Their target markets include government, prime contractors, schools, universities, public housing, military installations and multi-family housing.





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Baker-Pegram Insurance Agency

Personal and Business Lines – Risk Management

3039 South Blvd, Suite D
Charlotte, NC 28209

The Baker-Pegram Insurance Agency provides vehicle, property, business, health, life and specialty insurance. As an independent agent, they combine products provided by the most respected insurance providers into a custom package that meets their personal or business needs.





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Bignon's African Hair Braiding & Weaving, LLC

Full-Service Hair Salon

6932 North Tryon Street, Suite 5
Charlotte, NC 28213

Location #2:
7524 South Tryon street #A5
Charlotte, NC 28217

Bignon's African Hair Braiding & Weaving is a full-service hair salon providing the ultimate experience in braiding, weaving and natural hair care. The owner's technical skills for braiding and weaving have been featured in many prestigious African hair care magazines including Black Beauty and Elite Braids. Professional and upscale, Bignon's was voted the #1 Natural Hair Care Salon in the Queen City.




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Carolinas Metro Realty

Real Estate Sales and Property Management

11220 Elm Lane, Suite 207
Charlotte, NC 28277

Carolinas Metro Realty is a full-service real estate sales and property management firm. They specialize in residential and commercial brokerage, investment properties, short sale facilitation, HUD/REO sales, relocation, property management, and owners association (HOA) management.







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Charlotte Engineers, LLP

MEP Design Engineers

5838 Monroe Rd
Charlotte, NC 28212

Charlotte Engineers is an award-winning engineering firm specializing in mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design. They have been awarded several ASHRAE Chapter Technology Awards for engineering excellence. Delivering judicious engineering, striving to meet goals and protecting budgets are a given at Charlotte Engineers, LLP.





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Cloud 9 Smokeshop

Tobacco Accessories and Smoking Supplies

8402 Fairview Road, Suite 102
Mint Hill, NC 28227

 Cloud 9 Smokeshop is becoming the Charlotte area's pre-eminent tobacco accessories and smoking supplies shop and disc golf headquarters. With a very loyal clientele, they are rapidly expanding their business through word of mouth.





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Gat3 Productions

Multiple Grammy-Award Winning Recording and Production Studio

655 Pressley Road, Suite E
Charlotte, NC 28217

Gat3 Productions is a multiple Grammy award-winning studio and studio engineering / recording school. From independents to major label artists, they love helping people create a future in music. Their production work has garnered Grammy™ awards, Dove™ awards, and most importantly word-of-mouth recognition that can’t be bought. In addition to being a recording studio, they also teach students how to achieve results in the recording studio through the Gat3 Recording Program, an engineering course taught by experienced engineers and true professionals using world-class gear at Gat3.






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Gaylord Bralley Agency

Auto, Home and Life Insurance

1235-2 Fallston Road
Shelby, NC 28150

The Gaylord Bralley Agency offers auto, motorcycle, boat, home, and life insurance. They have been serving residents and businesses located in Cleveland, NC and surrounding counties for more than 23 years.





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HD Products, Inc.

Auto Detailing Supplies

204 W. Woodlawn rd, Suite-F
Charlotte NC 28217

HD Products, Inc. offers one of the most complete and competitive lines of automotive cleaners, interior and exterior dressings, compounds and waxes available in the Southeast.





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Homes of Hope

Transitional Housing for the Homeless

1816B East Main Street
Albemarle, NC 28001

Homes of Hope offers transitional housing for the homeless. They are a non-profit organization seeking to reduce homelessness in Stanly County, NC through transitional housing, emergency housing, case management, resource connections and skill acquisition. They are enabling individuals and families in need to gain independence and become successful community members.





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Martin Holdings, Inc.

Mini Storage Movers and Rentals

2206 Fayetteville Road
Rockingham, NC 28379

Martin Holdings, Inc. is a one-stop moving and storage shop in Rockingham, NC with two storage locations and over 300 rental properties.





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Mill Grove United Methodist Church

Methodist Church and Preschool

7311 Mill Grove Road
Indian Trail, NC 28079

Mill Grove United Methodist Church was founded in 1846. They have 535 members and two locations at Hemby Bridge and Sun Valley, NC with church services, Sunday school and preschool.





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Minit Maids, Inc.

Professional Home Cleaning Service

3717 Latrobe Dr #730
Charlotte, NC 28211

Minit Maids is a professional home cleaning service. Their fresh approach to clean began after recognizing a need and developing a service in answer to Charlotte’s call for a professional house cleaning company. Family-owned and -operated since 1981, Minit Maids proudly holds the distinction of being the longest running residential cleaning service in the Charlotte Metro area.





Monroe Sewing & Vac Center

Sewing Machine & Vacuum Sales and Service

422 Morgan Mill Road
Monroe, NC 28110

The Monroe Sewing & Vac Center has been providing sales and service of sewing machines and vacuum cleaners in Union County, NC for 44 years. They also have a classic car appraisal service.





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R.M. Beasley & Assoc., Inc

Insurance Health Agency

1981 J.N. Pease Pl,Suite 202
Charlotte, NC 28262

R.M. Beasley & Assoc., Inc. offers employee benefits, business insurance, retirement plans, health, dental, life and disability insurance for individuals, families and corporations of all sizes. Their dedicated team is there to help individuals and companies select the right health insurance plan.





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Rochelle Salon Suites, LLC

One Stop Beauty Salon

8929 J M Keynes Drive
Charlotte, NC 28262

Rochelle Salon Suites, LLC offers services in hair care, nail care, and mind, body, health and relaxation. Their mission is to provide exceptional service in a relaxed and tranquil environment.





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San Marco Coffee, Inc.

Fresh-Roasted Coffee To Order

3120 Latrobe Dr. Ste 280
Charlotte, NC 28211

San Marco Coffee, Inc. offers fresh-roasted coffee to order with 290+ coffee flavors, select-your-ROAST gourmet coffees.





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Southern Blossom Florist

Floral - Wedding - Gift Baskets

16322 Crystal Downs Ln
Charlotte, NC 28278

Southern Blossom Florist offers the Charlotte, NC area superior floral arrangements and fruit and gourmet baskets. Their deep-rooted passion for flowers, along with their dedication to service, makes them the ideal choice for any occasion.





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SPARK Publications

Creative Design & Publications

2116 Crown Centre Drive, Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28227

SPARK Publications provides creative design and content for magazines, books, catalogs and marketing promotions. They help professionals, publishers, and corporations attract, educate and communicate through creatively designed and marketable publications, engaging promotions and effective public relations campaigns. Their b2bTRIBE magazine was launched FOR and BY the local small business owner. Their mission is summed up in the tagline: Create. Design. Brag.





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Spice Cafe

Indian Food Restaurant

230 East WT Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28262

The Spice Cafe is an Indian restaurant that operates both full-service and express locations throughout the Charlotte, NC area. They provide freshly prepared Indian food daily.





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The Dog Knowledge

Service Dog Trainers

1110 Pro Am Drive
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704)-365-1892 ;

In 2011, The Dog Knowledge, Charlotte's premier dog training facility created a non-profit, DOGS DOING GOOD, INC. to provide service dog training for the disabled. These amazing dogs can assist all disabilities covered under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA). Everything from picking up dropped items, opening doors, finding lost keys or even a trip to the refrigerator to dialing 911, these dogs have made a huge difference in so many disabled individuals lives.





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The Secret Chocolatier

Chocolates, Confections and Cake Shop

2935 Providence Rd, Ste 104
Charlotte, NC 28211

The Secret Chocolatier is the home of chocolates, confections and cakes. They’re a family of chocolate artisans and have a storefront where customers can get their chocolate moment five days a week. They’re writing chocolate history every day.





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The Ultra Running Company, LLC

Specialty Running and Apparel

1027 Providence Rd
Charlotte, NC 28207
(980) 237-6624

The Ultra Running Company, LLC is a specialty running and apparel store dedicated to athletes of all levels: from exercise walker to 100-mile endurance racer. The Ultra Running Company leverages technology and science to match the individual needs of each customer as they work to build a sustainable running community right here in Charlotte. Come see how a caring staff, education and support can help you Learn To Love To Run!





US Tax Express

Tax Preparation and Planning

5820 E WT Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28215

US Tax Express is a tax preparation and planning firm with eight offices.Their corporate team has over 50 years of combined experience in tax preparation, office management, tax education, and financial planning.