- Charlotte area – 12 hires.
- Triangle area – 8 hires.
- Piedmont Triad – 5 hires.
- Charleston area – 4 hires.
- Columbia – 3 hires.
- Greenville-Spartanburg – 3 hires.
Optimism about the pro-growth policies of President Donald Trump, a real estate mogul and author of 'The Art of the Deal,' has boosted the M&A outlook for this year.
Former U.S. Congressman Rick Lazio has worked both on Capitol Hill and Wall Street. Here is how he sees the Trump economic plans playing out.