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National Spinning Company Bringing 50 New Jobs to Duplin County With Expansion
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III and the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) announced today that National Spinning Co., Inc. will be expanding its facilities in North Carolina and creating 50 new jobs over the next three years.  The company plans to invest $1.5 million in the town of Beulaville over the same period. read more ...


Expansion of White Oak Carpet Mills, LLC to Bring 40 New Jobs to Rutherford County
Monday, June 29, 2015
Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that White Oak Carpet Mills, LLC, a division of CAP Carpet, Inc. based in Wichita, Kansas is expanding its operations in Rutherford County and plans to create 40 new jobs over the next three years.  The company plans to invest $4.1 million in the town of Spindale over the same period. read more ...


NC Commerce Receives Funds to Create New Program to Train Job Seekers for High-Demand Occupations
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Raleigh, N.C. – More people in North Carolina will receive help preparing for jobs in high-demand occupations, thanks to a $5.25 million federal grant awarded to the state. The money will be used to create and implement a new program called NCWorks Certified Career Pathways.   read more ...


Blue Bloodhound, LP to Bring 191 New Jobs to Catawba County
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that Blue Bloodhound, LP is establishing operations in Catawba County and plans to create 191 new jobs over the next three years.  The company plans to invest $400,000 in the city of Hickory over the same period. read more ...


Proto Labs, Inc. Expansion to Add 170 New Jobs in Wake County
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III  and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that Proto Labs, Inc., will be expanding in Wake County and creating 170 new jobs over the next five years. The company plans to invest in excess of $25 million in the Town of Cary over the same period. read more ...


N.C. Rural Infrastructure Authority Approves Grants
Thursday, June 18, 2015

Raleigh, N.C. – North Carolina Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III and Assistant Secretary for Rural Development Dr. Patricia Mitchell announced today that the N.C. Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) approved 15 grants or loans totaling more than $6.0 million with the commitment of 1,322 new jobs. 

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Town of Warrenton Receives Money from Main Street Solutions Fund
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Raleigh, N.C. – North Carolina Commerce announced today that the Town of Warrenton has been awarded up to $50,000 from the Main Street Solutions Fund. read more ...


ATI Specialty Materials to Expand in Union County and Add 70 New Jobs 
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla, III and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that Allegheny Technologies Incorporated will be constructing a new manufacturing facility adjacent to its current site in Union County. The expansion will create 70 new jobs over the next three years with a company investment of $69.8 million in the City of Monroe. read more ...


Carolina Nonwovens, LLC Expanding and Doubling Workforce in Catawba County  
Monday, June 15, 2015
Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that Carolina Nonwovens, LLC  will be expanding its facilities in North Carolina and doubling its workforce with the creation of  35 new jobs over the next three years.  The company plans to invest $12.25 million in the town of Maiden over the same period. read more ...


BlueScope Buildings Expanding in Scotland County; Expansion Adds 115 Jobs
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory, N.C. Commerce Secretary John E. Skvarla III and the Economic Development Partnership of N.C. announced today that BlueScope Buildings North America will be expanding its facility in Scotland County and creating 115 new jobs over the next three years.  The company plans to invest $9.2 millon in the city of Laurinburg over the same period. read more ...

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