December 23, 2014

M&F Bank’s New CEO: Tech is Community Banking’s Future

James Sills returns to community banking with a strong focus on technology and IT security

By Elizabeth Judd

Mechanics and Farmers Bank
Headquarters: Durham, N.C.
Assets: $300 million
Retail locations: Seven
Full-time employees: 75
Founded: 1907

A New Perspective

Recently landing at Mechanics and Farmers Bank as chief

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December 22, 2014

[photos] Legislative Forum and Holiday Reception

Thank you to our wonderful guests and award winners.  The Durham Chamber staff enjoyed celebrating the holidays with you.

Have a Happy New Year!


December 9, 2014

The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Christmas Tree ChallengeKick off the holidays with the 10th Annual American Tobacco Tower Lighting celebration.

Courtesy of Durham Magazine

The trick or treaters have passed by. The pumpkin patches have been visited. Even the political ads have thankfully stopped. The holiday season is here, and that means there’s all … read more

December 8, 2014

Workshop: How are you reaching customers on mobile?

How are you reaching customers today?  Have you considered your customers that use their phones or tablets to find your products or services?

CrossComm’s Founder & Chairman is speaking in Durham next week to help businesses create new ways to drive sales and customer engagement on their mobile devices.  CrossComm’s … read more