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Entrepreneurism And Growth In Matthews

Tanner Latham
Renfrow Hardware

Block By Block: WFAE's series about Charlotte area neighborhoods

Charlotte isn’t the only city in the region attracting business. Matthews is holding its own. They are witnessing a spike in small business owners calling Main Street home. Young professionals and retirees are also moving to Matthews because of their affordable cost of living. So just what kinds of entrepreneurs and business owners are opening up shop there? How has Matthews changed recently? We hear from the assistant town manager and some business owners about that.

Jamie Justice - Assistant Town Manager, Town of Matthews

David Blackley - Owner, Renfrow Hardware

Rob Jacik – Owner, Carolina Beer Temple; co-chairman, Red Brick Partnership; board member, Matthews Chamber of Commerce

Block By Block: WFAE's series about Charlotte area neighborhoods