Jerry Allsbrook, senior vice president of marketing, Boddie-Noel Enterprises, Rocky Mount, re-elected to one-year term as a national vice president, Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Easter Seals UCP of North Carolina and Virginia renewed annual retainer with communications firm Topics Education, Charlotte, for 2010-11 fiscal year.
With funds from private donors, Conservation Trust for North Carolina purchased 35-acre tract of forested land near Browning Knob from group of investors represented by Boodleville LLC of Sylva, and plans to convey tract to National Park Service for inclusion in boundaries of Blue Ridge Parkway.
Community Workforce Solutions, Raleigh, received honorable mention, 2010 Alfred P. Sloan Awards for Business Excellence in category of workplace flexibility.
Triangle ArtWorks, Raleigh, launched website at www.triangleworks.org and series of events to link creative community of Triangle and public.