Tag Archives: Sharon Dent

CSM in the news: “Economist gives advice to co-op”

(Clockwise from Left: Sarah Cook, Tara Jones-LeGros, J.T. Sharpe, Michael Shuman, Eric Henry, and Sharon Dent .) The Times-News ran a story in today’s paper on Michael Shuman’s visit to the Company Shops Market building. Shuman was quoted as saying … Continue reading

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Preparation for Nov 7th’s Beer & Brats Novemberfest 2009 is in full swing

Yesterday morning, Todd Sines volunteered his time to test the acoustics of the Company Shops building and parking lot. Thank you Todd, for helping us determine the best way to set up the stage for next Saturday’s Beer & Brats … Continue reading

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Michael Shuman visits Downtown Burlington

(L-R Eric Henry, Angie Lovelace, Michal Shuman) Michael Shuman is an economist and an author. But more than that, he is a champion of vibrant towns. One of his major projects is the BALLE organization. “The Business Alliance for Local … Continue reading

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Saxapahaw Oktoberfest gets a sunny ending

After a rainy start, last weekend’s Oktoberfest event in Saxapahaw, NC finished out the day with sunshine and a beautiful fall evening. Board president Sharon Dent was on hand to preach the gospel of local food and strong local communities … Continue reading

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Sarah & Nate: A Few Photos from Piedmont Green Gala

The 2nd Annual Piedmont Green Gala was held on October 3rd, 2009. The focus of the event is showcasing ideas and opportunities for building a locally based, community minded, sustainable, healthy economy in Alamance County. Participants included: Honey Electric, Company … Continue reading

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