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Rowan EDC Announces Officers and Directors for 2024

Rowan EDC Announces Officers and Directors for 2024

The Rowan EDC is pleased to announce the election of Nicole Holmes Matangira as the new Chairperson of its Board of Directors for 2024, as it embarks on the final year of its successful Forward Rowan campaign. In addition to welcoming Nicole as the new Chair, the Rowan EDC is excited to introduce Karla Foster Leonard as a new member of the board. Karla is the owner of New Pointe Realty

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Rowan EDC Announces New Investment in Local Logistics Hub from DHL Supply Chain

Rowan EDC Announces New Investment in Local Logistics Hub from DHL Supply Chain

Rowan Economic Development Council (EDC) welcomes DHL Supply Chain’s new $40 million investment in Salisbury’s Innovation Logistics Center. This expansion signifies Rowan County’s emerging importance in the logistics industry, promising substantial economic benefits and the creation of 80 high-quality jobs, while reinforcing the region’s position as a prime location for global business leaders.

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General RV Begins Construction on 16th Supercenter in Rowan County, NC

General RV Begins Construction on 16th Supercenter in Rowan County, NC

General RV Center makes waves in Salisbury, Rowan County, with a groundbreaking ceremony for its 16th Supercenter. Representing a $25 million investment, this venture is projected to usher in 70 jobs initially, expanding to over 150 full-time positions by Fall 2024. A testament to General RV’s dedication to growth and community engagement, this Supercenter is not just a business move – it’s a pledge to be an integral part of the North Carolina community.

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General RV Center Expands Nationwide Footprint with First North Carolina Dealership

General RV Center Expands Nationwide Footprint with First North Carolina Dealership

General RV Center, the nation’s leading family-owned RV dealer, is expanding its horizon with a new landmark in Salisbury, North Carolina. As their 16th Supercenter, this debut in North Carolina is more than just an addition to their chain. It’s a promise of a substantial investment of $25 million in Rowan County, an infusion of over 150 jobs, and an enhancement to the RV lifestyle in the region. As the company lays its foundation stone in Salisbury, locals and RV enthusiasts alike can anticipate unparalleled service, significant economic impact, and an enriched outdoor experience.

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Rowan County Achieves ACT® Work Ready Community Certification

Rowan County Achieves ACT® Work Ready Community Certification

Rowan County, NC proudly joins the ranks of ACT® Work Ready Communities, showcasing its unwavering commitment to workforce development. Championed by the Rowan Economic Development Council, this certification aligns the county’s workforce with essential employer-required skills and positions it as a prime business location. Discover the significance of this certification for Rowan County and its community stakeholders.

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Rowan-Salisbury Schools’ CTE Program and community partners come together to promote job pathways and opportunities in Rowan County

Rowan-Salisbury Schools’ CTE Program and community partners come together to promote job pathways and opportunities in Rowan County

Rowan County celebrated its first community job fair of 2023, the Aspire and Hire Career Expo, uniting over 200 students and 115 public members with the county’s leading employers. Sponsored by Rowan Partners for Education and supported by Rowan Chamber’s Workforce Development Alliance, the event underscores Rowan’s commitment to local employment and career growth. Attendees benefited from job skill preparation, potential internships, and engagement with 50 top employers, emphasizing the community’s dedication to a prosperous local workforce.

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Rowan EDC Staff

204 East Innes Street, Suite 220
Salisbury, NC 28144
Phone: (704) 637-5526
Fax: (704) 637-0173

info@rowanedc.com
Rowan EDC Staff