GREENVILLE, NC (September 24, 2015) - A shared business vision was the foundation for a deal that led to Wednesday’s groundbreaking on a $65 million pharmaceutical facility expansion that will add more than 100 jobs in Pitt County, company executives told N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory on Wednesday in Greenville. Roger Corbett, board chairman of the Australia-based Mayne Pharma Group, Chief Executive Officer Scott Richards and Stefan Cross, president of Mayne Pharma USA, joined McCrory and N.C. Commerce Secretary John Skvarla for a celebration on the front lawn of the Indigreen Corporate Park facility on Sugg Parkway....

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GREENVILLE, NC (November 22, 2013) - Ron Ayers Motorsports announces the opening of its Remote Control Park located beside the Ron Ayers facility at 1929 N. Memorial Drive in Greenville, NC.  The Park is open to the public free of charge; participants can bring their own remote control cars and trucks or rent from Ron Ayers Motorsports.  In addition, Ron Ayers carries a full line of remote control cars, trucks, planes, and boats as well as parts and other accessories.  The Park will also be av...

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GREENVILLE, NC (July 18, 2013) - The U.S. Commercial Service and the North Carolina Department of Commerce, International Trade Division, in partnership with Pitt County Development Commission, East Carolina University and the Small Business Technology and Development Center are offering the seminar “Exporting 101” on August 5. The workshop will be held at the Willis Building on ECU Campus from 8 am to 3 pm and will focus on how to start and grown export sales.  If your busin...

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Each spring, Commerce's International Trade Division hosts a series of meetings and export education seminars across the state. Company executives can learn about opportunities in global markets through individual meetings with the state's foreign trade team. Representatives based in Brazil, Canada, Mexico, Japan, China (Shanghai and Hong Kong), and Europe travel back to the state for the Road Show to share first-hand knowledge with session participants. Individual appointments are available a...

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The North Carolina Department of Commerce's International Trade Division has six foreign country experts that help companies  thrive in North Carolina by growing their business internationally.  Learn about opportunities in world markets through individual meetings with the state's foreign trade representatives based in Brazil, Canada, Mexico, Japan, China, and Europe.  The local meeting will be held March 29, 2011 at Pitt Community College in the Craig F. Goess Student Center. Click...

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Greenville, NC (August 30, 2010) - NC STRIVE will hold its annual fundraising dinner and gala on Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. at Rock Springs Center.   STRIVE is a job readiness and attitudinal training program in which "the hardest to employ"  individuals are taught skills necessary to seek gainful employment and to become productive members of the workforce.  Judge Gwyn Hilburn will be the keynote speaker as STRIVE celebrates its 10th anniversary in Pitt County.  Table sponsorship...

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Greenville, NC (February 5, 2009)— The Pitt County Development Commission (PCDC) and East Carolina University’s Office of Engagement, Innovation, and Economic Development are sponsoring an event entitled, Government Opportunities in Eastern NC, for Pitt County manufacturers and distributors on February 18, 2009 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Partners for this event include the North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC) and the Small Business & Technology Development Center-PTAC Division (SBTDC-P...

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