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Shark Tank by SpringboardNC

February 12 - Eastern NC's entrepreneurial competition is back - free workshops, business exhibition, & $15,000 prize purse. Application period: Jan. 1-31, 2015. Read More

Student blogs foreign trade zones

Jessie Maxwell blogs about her experience with NC Growth's Foreign Trade Zones project in Halifax County Read More

Emerging Issues Forum

February 9-10 - Emerging Issues Forum held at the Raleigh Convention Center, exploring how innovators in all sectors are thriving. Read More

2nd Annual Creative Give Back

February 27th, 2015 - Applications due. The Creative Give Back gives away one consulting project a year through a competitive application process. Read More

Emancipation Proclamation Exhibit

February 17-March 14, 2015 - Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation Exhibit at the Princeville Museum in Princeville, NC. Read More



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