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Harvest Power Division Headquarters Locating in Iredell County
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Harvest Garden Pro, LLC a division of Harvest Power, Inc. is planning to locate its division headquarters in Iredell County. read more ...


Linamar Corporation to Expand Operations in Wilson County
Friday, September 26, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Linamar Corporation will be acquiring and expanding the Carolina Forge Company facility in Wilson County. read more ...


Employers Will Get Governor’s Ear During "1000 in 100" Launch
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Citing the need for educators and business leaders to work hand-in-hand to provide training that will equip workers with skills that are in-demand, Governor Pat McCrory launched the “1000 in 100” workforce development initiative today. read more ...


NORTH CAROLINA SMALL BUSINESS GRANT PROGRAM ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
Monday, September 22, 2014
RALEIGH –North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker has announced that applications are now being accepted under the FY2014-2015 solicitation of the One North Carolina Small Business Matching Funds Program. read more ...


Secretary Decker Promotes North Carolina at SEUS/Japan Conference in Toyko
Friday, September 19, 2014
TOKYO – North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker promoted the state’s advantages as a business location in remarks delivered Friday morning at the high-profile Southeast U.S./Japan Annual Joint Meeting.  The conference, now in its 37th year, opened Thursday evening. Japanese business and government leaders will learn about investment and trade opportunities in North Carolina and six other states in the Southeastern United States.  read more ...


HCL to Expand Global Delivery Center in Wake County
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that HCL Technologies Ltd (HCL), a leading global IT services provider will be expanding its presence in Wake County. read more ...


AvidXchange to Expand Operations in Charlotte
Monday, September 15, 2014
Charlotte, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that AvidXchange will expand its headquarters operations in Charlotte. read more ...


Enviva Developing Projects; Adding 160 New Jobs in Richmond and Sampson Counties
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that Enviva plans to develop two new facilities in Richmond and Sampson counties. read more ...


CE FoamSolutions More Than Doubling Its Burke County Workforce
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that CE FoamSolutions, LLC is expanding operations in Burke County.  The company plans to create 20 new jobs and invest $98,000 over the next three years in Valdese. read more ...


Governor Pat McCrory Announces 550-Mile Natural Gas Pipeline in Eastern North Carolina
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Robeson County, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory announced today that a proposed 550-mile natural gas pipeline will bring hundreds of jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars of economic activity to North Carolina. read more ...


United Furniture Industries Adding 200 Jobs in Forsyth County
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that United Furniture Industries NC, LLC is expanding operations in Forsyth County. read more ...


North Carolina’s Export Industry Continues to Grow in 2014
Friday, August 22, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Evidence is adding up to show the state’s economy continues to strengthen under Governor Pat McCrory’s economic policies. read more ...


Governor McCrory, North Carolina Selected for Workforce Academy
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory and the state of North Carolina have been selected for a nationally recognized program that will support its efforts to strengthen the state’s workforce.  read more ...


N.C. Rural Infrastructure Authority Approves Fifth Round of Grants
Thursday, August 21, 2014
RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker and Assistant Secretary for Rural Development Dr. Pat Mitchell announced today that the N.C. Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) approved eight grants or loans totaling $9 million with the commitment of more than 220 new jobs. read more ...


Governor McCrory applauds N.C. Commission on Workforce Development for Skills Gap Report & Recomme
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory applauded a new report issued by the Commission on Workforce Development that shows North Carolina can narrow the skills gap by increasing direct collaboration between critical industries and the state’s job training programs. read more ...

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