Tags Archives: Gov. Pat McCrory

N.C. grant program will create 161 jobs statewide.

NORTH CAROLINA — The North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority approved 17 grant and loan requests totaling $4.9 million. The requests include commitments to create a total of 161 new jobs across the state. “Business-ready buildings and infrastru ...

AAI Pharma/CML expanding HQ, lab in Wilmington.

WILMINGTON, N.C. — AAIPharma Services Corp./Cambridge Major Laboratories is expanding its laboratory operation and global headquarters in Wilmington and will create at least 37 new jobs by 2018.  The company will invest at least $15.8 million for lab ...

Frontier Communications adding 200 jobs in Durham.

DURHAM, N.C. — Frontier Communications has committed to adding 200 jobs over the coming five years as part of a $4.3 million expansion in Durham. The expansion will add nearly $9.4 million in annual payroll to the state. Newly created positions will in ...

Coca-Cola opens new Customer Care Center in Charlotte.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated opened its new Customer Care Center in Charlotte during a ribbon cutting ceremony. CCBCC is the nation’s largest independent Coca-Cola bottler. “This announcement is a true testament to our i ...

Old Dominion adds space for 300 more at Thomasville HQ.

THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Gov. Pat McCrory celebrated the rededication of Old Dominion Freight Line’s corporate headquarters in Thomasville at a ribbon cutting ceremony. The renovation will increase its headquarters capacity by nearly 50 percent, includ ...

Governor signs NC Competes Jobs Plan.

STOKESDALE, N.C. — Gov. Pat McCrory signed the NC Competes Jobs Plan a key component of his comprehensive strategy to build and strengthen North Carolina’s economy by putting more people back to work. “This plan sends a signal that we’re ready to ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mayne Pharma expanding in Greenville, adding 110 jobs.

GREENVILLE, N.C. — Mayne Pharma will expand its Greenville operations. The specialty pharmaceutical company develops and manufactures branded and generic products globally, in addition to providing contract development and manufacturing services. Mayn ...

Associated Materials adding 72 jobs in Kinston.

KINSTON, N.C. — Associated Materials, a manufacturer of residential building products, will expand its Lenoir County manufacturing operations. The project will create 72 jobs at the company’s facility in Kinston, along with a capital investment of $4. ...

HAECO expands in High Point, creates 127 jobs.

HIGH POINT, N.C. — HAECO Cabin Solutions, aircraft interiors unit of HAECO Americas, will expand in Guilford County and create 127 new jobs over the next five years. The company plans to invest $11.3 million in High Point over the same period. The ne ...