Located in one of the SouthPark Towers buildings, this is one of North Carolina's largest and most distinguished business districts, close to the city's most desirable neighborhoods. This stunning building is constructed with various finishes of amber and black granite, marble and glass. The center offers panoramic views of Charlotte's uptown skyline, and a complimentary fitness center is in the building. The city is generally regarded as forward thinking. For the past decade it has been going through a period of huge growth and construction. The region has more than 240 energy companies employing more than 26,000 people, and has become known as the New Energy Capital. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is becoming renowned for its energy education and research. Charlotte is also home to NASCAR and its Hall of Fame. A number of Fortune 500 companies and other major corporations are also based here.