PMSC Ventures into the AAU Youth Sports Arena

PMSC proudly presents its new Youth Sports Program:    The program is directed at children ages 8-14 who have an interest in football and basketball. The program will focus on teamwork and dedication. Tryouts/Registration is taking place on Saturday, December 20, 2014 @ 9am on the campus of JCSU in the Brayboy Gymnasium. If you […]

Presidential Address: JCSU Cafeteria Incident

November 6, 2014   RE: Allegation of Foreign Object Found in Food In Cafeteria   Dear JCSU Community,   The purpose of this correspondence is to address allegations lodged this date by a student who claims to have found a foreign object in food served in the cafeteria. Immediately upon receiving notice of the allegation, […]

False Unsafe Food Claims Roil Students, Vendor at Johnson C. Smith

November 6, 2014 An unproven claim of unsanitary food conditions at Johnson C. Smith University is prompting outrage from executives of the food service company.   Nicholas Perkins, President and CEO of Perkins Management Service Company Inc., last night responded to a student’s claim of insects in food and the damage being caused to the university …

Billion Dollar Vision

Entrepreneur Perkins generously remembers Fayetteville State, has billion-dollar dream Story by Michael Futch – July 20, 2014 CHARLOTTE Nicholas Perkins, ever the entrepreneur, has established a lofty goal for his business. Perkins, who last month donated $1 million to his alma mater, Fayetteville State University, intends to develop Perkins Management …

Johnson C. Smith, Perkins Management Partner to Revitalize Charlotte West End

Johnson C. Smith, Perkins Management Partner to Revitalize Charlotte West End Written by : Staff Writers of HBCU Digest January 30, 2014 he Charlotte Post recently profiled the opening of a new Burger King franchise on the campus of Johnson C. Smith, a historic launch for the university and its growing influence in Charlotte’s economic […]

Governor’s Advisory Council on Small and Historically Underutilized Businesses Announced

Governor’s Advisory Council on Small and Historically Underutilized Businesses Announced : January 14, 2014 Nicholas Perkins (Mecklenburg County) – Perkins is the president of Perkins Management Services. He attended Fayetteville State University for his undergraduate degree. Perkins is a member of the NAACP and Southern Christian Leadership …

Extraordinary Entrepreneur and Alum

Nicholas Perkins: Extraordinary Entrepreneur and Alum Written by: Staff writer at Fayetteville State University   Nicholas Perkins, a 2003 graduate of the Fayetteville State University (FSU) School of Business and Economics (SBE), epitomizes entrepreneurship. Learning from his business courses and his experience as a food services manager on campus …

Meet the HBCU Billionaires Club

Article written by: JL Carter for HBCU Digest   Fayetteville State University alumnus and entrepreneur Nicholas Perkins was recently featured in the Fayetteville Observer under the headline, ‘Entrepreneur Perkins generously remembers Fayetteville State, has billion-dollar dream.‘ Perkins is perhaps the most prominent member of the HBCU Billionaires …

Laurene’s Southern Cuisine – Moving Uptown

  Many of you have noticed that Laurene’s has been closed for a couple of weeks now. We are happy to announce that we will be moving the restaurant to a brand new uptown Charlotte location! Please follow us on twitter @PerkinsUSA and like us on Facebook, www.facebook.com/LaurenesSouthern to find out where we are moving. […]