Packard Place


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Tech Entrepreneurs Woo Investors

Oct 8, 2012
Courtesy of Katy Hill

Last Wednesday was D-Day - Demonstration Day -  for five tech entrepreneurs in Charlotte. They showed off their products to potential investors who gathered at the business incubator Packard Place.