Category Archives: North Carolina

Governor proclaims Manufacturing Week in state.

RALEIGH, N.C. — Gov. Pat McCrory has proclaimed Sept. 28 through Oct. 2 as Manufacturing Week in North Carolina. Since McCrory took office in January 2013, North Carolina has added more than 230,000 new jobs, including 18,600 in the manufacturing sector ...

Duke Energy building solar plant in Rowan County.

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — Duke Energy Carolinas will build the second solar project it has developed. The utility plans to build a 6 megawatt self-designed solar plant on property it owns in Rowan County. Duke utilities have historically built and operated ...

DB Global Technology creating 250 jobs in Cary.

CARY, N.C. — DB Global Technology will undertake a 250-job expansion over the coming two years at its software application development center in Cary. Compensation for the new positions will vary by job function, but the average annual payroll is estima ...

Align Technology to create 100 jobs in Cary.

CARY, N.C. — Align Technology will establish its new U.S. East Coast operation in Cary, creating more than 100 new jobs over the next five years. The creator of the Invisalign teeth straightening device will invest $4 million in the project. Announceme ...

Credit Suisse expanding to Morrisville.

MORRISVILLE, N.C. — Credit Suisse will occupy 70,000 square feet of space in Morrisville by January. The Swiss finance giant will relocate its investment banking support and finance divisions and 400 employees to the new facility on Paramount Parkway. ...

Silverspot Cinema hiring 120 for October opening.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Silverspot Cinema will be opening in October at Chapel Hill’s University Place mall. About 120 will be hired to staff the 13-screen theater, its concession stands and Trilogy, the standalone restaurant inside. Silverspot Cin ...

Personify moving to Raleigh, adding 30.

RALEIGH, N.C. — Personify is relocating its headquarters to the newly-renovated Dr. Pepper Complex in downtown Raleigh. The fast-growing, executive recruiting firm will move its workforce of 70 to the historic warehouse by May. The average age of th ...

Carter Lumber opening plant in Lexington.

LEXINGTON, N.C. — Carter Lumber plans to open a manufacturing plant in Lexington to serve its growing customer base in the Triad and Charlotte. The building materials supplier has already hired some employees to help install machinery and will eventu ...