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Mar 29

Baker’s Southern Traditions

When Danielle first started out, they were processing about 4,000 pounds of peanuts a year and now they are doing that every week. Her first customers were people she met at shows and festivals before eventually getting some permanent spots … Read More

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Aug 11

Outer Banks Craft Distilling

We thought we had a pretty good idea of what we were doing, then we met these awesome guys and realized how far away we really were. They prepared us for talking to the banks. It’s tough for start ups … Read More

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Sep 03

First Flight Adventure Park

When we came to the SBTDC, we were so frustrated. We had tried everything, but they just looked at us and said, “We can help!” Our schedule was so tight and stressful. We didn’t even get our Occupancy Permit until … Read More

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Aug 03

A.W. Brinkley Hardware

One of the most important ways the SBTDC has influenced the business was by helping us receive a workforce development grant. We’re using it to send two of our mechanics to specialized training for standby generators. We will be the … Read More

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Jun 24

Workforce Resources

Although Workforce has a presence on the U.S. Coast Guard Base in Elizabeth City, they had the desire to expand their services to various military bases in North Carolina.  A project manager for Workforce Resources attended an industry day event … Read More

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