News / Economic Development

by Think Currituck, on 1/15/20 11:22 AM

Currituck County has been named the Best County in North Carolina to Start a Career by the financial information site SmartAsset. The determination is based on a review of data …

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Topics:North CarolinaEconomic DevelopmentWorkforce DevelopmentCurrituck County

by Think Currituck, on 1/13/20 3:30 PM

The Northeastern Workforce Development Consortium has appointed Larry Lombardi to the Northeastern Workforce Development Board as an Economic Development Representative. What is a workforce development board? According to the North …

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Topics:North CarolinaEconomic DevelopmentWorkforce DevelopmentJobsCurrituck County

by Jessica Ambrose, on 1/2/20 11:15 AM

Happy New Year, Currituck County! As we leave the holiday season and get back to the grind of our daily lives, let us take a moment to look ahead at …

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Topics:North CarolinaSite SelectionManufacturingEconomic DevelopmentBusiness ExpansionJobs

by Think Currituck, on 11/12/19 2:27 PM

Currituck County's first license plate agency has been open since September, but on Thursday, November 14th, Allison Nekervis and her staff will officially celebrate their grand opening with a ribbon …

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Topics:North CarolinaSmall BusinessTransportationEconomic DevelopmentBusiness ExpansionEntrepreneursCurrituck County

by Jessica Ambrose, on 11/6/19 10:31 AM

Tar Heel State Earns Five Spots in the Top 30 Forbes is a long trusted source for rankings of businesses, schools, cities, and more. Many hope to see their name …

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Topics:North CarolinaSmall BusinessRankingsEconomic Development

by Amanda Harrison, on 9/20/19 11:48 AM

Area Development recently released their '2019 Top States for Doing Business List' and North Carolina came in at number 5, trailing behind Georgia, Tennessee, South Carolina and Alabama. Over a …

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Topics:North CarolinaEconomic Development

by Amanda Harrison, on 9/12/19 2:55 PM

Tourism season is over and the kids are finally back in school. We won’t know for a few more months the exact tourist expenditures from the summer. But if we …

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Topics:North CarolinaTourismEconomic Development

by Amanda Harrison, on 7/31/19 3:00 PM

Business Facilities just came out with its 15th Annual State Rankings Report. They had this to say at the very beginning: Our 15th annual rankings report maintains BF’s standard for …

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Topics:IncentivesNorth CarolinaBusiness RelocationRankingsManufacturingEconomic DevelopmentWorkforce Development

by Think Currituck, on 7/26/19 10:01 AM

Listen, I know it's summer and we should all be enjoying the season. But do you ever feel an overwhelming need to get away from it all? Of course, you …

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Topics:RetailSmall BusinessEconomic DevelopmentBusiness ExpansionStartupsEntrepreneursEducationCurrituck County

by Think Currituck, on 7/11/19 1:34 PM

Life just got a little easier for Currituck County residents. Instead of driving to Manteo or Elizabeth City to buy a license plate or pay vehicle registration fees, by the …

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Topics:North CarolinaSmall BusinessTransportationEconomic DevelopmentQuality of LifeCurrituck County

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