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  • Two EDR Sites Chosen for Selectsite Readiness Program

    Exciting news for the North Carolina Global TransPark Economic Development Region: two EDR sites have been selected for the North Carolina Selectsite Readiness Program. The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina released…

  • Alianza Team Announces New Production Facility in Wayne County, NC

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alianza Team Announces Expansion into the United States with New Manufacturing Facility in Goldsboro, NC Goldsboro, NC – June 18, 2024 – Alianza Team, a prominent organization in the…

  • Julie Graham Completes NCEDA Course

    WCDA Business Manager and Wayne County Government, North Carolina Existing Industry Director Julie Graham just completed the North Carolina Economic Development Association Certified Economic Developer Attraction in NC course held in Winston-Salem, NC, last week! This training focused…

  • Wayne County Industrial Managers Association Review CITE Progress

    The Wayne County Industrial Managers Association met at Wayne Community College for their recent meeting. During their visit, updates about the advanced manufacturing initiative were shared. Existing Industry Director Julie Graham welcomed…

  • UNC Health-Wayne Earns National Award

    EDR would like to congratulate UNC Health Wayne for earning an unprecedented 6th consecutive ‘A’ Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group. Of the 25 hospitals in Eastern NC, only three hospitals have six…

  • RIME Expo Reaches Over 500 High School Students

    The Regional Industry and Manufacturing Expo (RIME) was a success! Over 500 high school students from Greene, Jones, Lenoir, and Wayne County Schools engaged in a great learning opportunity through this event.…

  • Wayne County Chamber Career Expo and Job Fair Supports Regional Workforce

    EDR’s regional partner, WCDA, was present at the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce’s 2024 Career Expo and Job Fair on April 9th. This event was a two-part series with the Career Expo focusing…

  • EDR’s Julie Graham Named NCCED Scholarship Recipient

    Congratulations to Julie Graham, who is among six 2024 Spring NCCED Scholarship Recipients! Recipients include:· Ashley Bolick with Caldwell County Economic Development· Julie Graham with the North Carolina Global TransPark Economic Development Region· Shannon Jones-Hines with the Nc Department Of Commerce· Jamie…

  • Wayne County Leadership Institute Tour

    The Wayne County Leadership Institute, consisting of department leaders throughout Wayne County, toured multiple sites within Wayne County and the EDR region Friday.  The tour started at the Goldsboro Business Campus and then the…

  • Select Genetics Holds Groundbreaking For ParkEast Facility

    Exciting developments in Wayne County as Select Genetics, a premier turkey breeding company, held a groundbreaking at their new site of its latest announced facility. In April 2023, alongside Governor Cooper, the…