Press Releases

  • McWhorter Aims To Boost Regional Jobs October 9, 2017

    BY CHRISTINA HALEY O’NEAL, http://www.wilmingtonbiz.com/, POSTED OCT 6, 2017

    An engineer and mother of three, Heather McWhorter came to the Wilmington area from central Pennsylvania with a purpose: to help area businesses ...

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  • Opportunities 2016 March 24, 2016

    Opportunities 2016

    Last week, Asheville played host to 275 people representing 158 small businesses from all over North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee at the semi-annual Opportunities conference. This unique event is ...

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  • SBTDC's Noah Robins receives SBA Award December 1, 2015

    Each year, the SBA awards an employee of the SBTDC who they recognize as exemplifying the traits they themselves strive for – namely Smart, Bold and Accessible.  This means new systems, new markets for more business and serving more communities.  ...

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  • Blingbook Takes the Cake at 2015 Edison Project Business Competition December 1, 2015

    The finale of the 2015 Edison Project Business Competition was held Monday night. Over a six-month period,11 finalists attended workshops on “The Pitch” and “Elements of a Business Plan” facilitated by the SBTDC. Afterwards, they presented a 15-minute pitch to ...

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  • Three Recognized for State Director’s Award of Excellence December 1, 2015

    Each year, Scott Daugherty, State Director of the Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) chooses three four employees to recognize for the State Director’s Award of Excellence.  Nominations are submitted from across the state for individuals who meet the ...

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  • Cultivating Small Business and University Collaborations December 1, 2015

    The North Carolina Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC) recently held its annual SBIR/STTR Symposium.  This full-day event is held each November at the Embassy Suites conference facility in Cary, NC.   Co-sponsored by NC State’s Comparative Medicine Institute (CMI), ...

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