A number of Lake Norman area companies were represented in the Charlotte Business Journal’s ranking of 2012 Best Places to Work. The special report was published in last week’s edition. The company’s rank is in parenthesis.

Large business category:

(7) GM Financial, (local office), Huntersville

Midsize business category:

(4) Lake Norman Realty, Cornelius

Small business category:

(6) The Welcome Committee Inc., Mooresville

(10) JACKRABBIT Technologies, Huntersville

(18) J.D. Goodrum General Contractors, Cornelius

(19) Verigent, Mooresville

(23) Stock Car Steel and Aluminum Inc., Mooresville