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Person County Airport – A Booster for the Local Economy

  Person County Economic Development Commission was pleased to sponsor the May 2019 Industrial Relations Committee Luncheon of the Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce, hosted at the Person County Airport. The NCDOT Director of Aviation, Mr. Bobby Walston, delivered a...

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Duke Energy Awards Funds for Person County Mega Park

L to R: Sherry Wilborn, Person County ED, Phillip Allen, Person County EDC Vice-Chair, John Nelms, Duke Energy, Sr. Economic Development Mgr.; Tanya Evans, Duke Energy, District Mgr.    January 11, 2019, Person County, NC   On Friday, Person County received a $25,000...

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Small Business Symposium

Media Release - Small Business Symposium   On Thursday, September 20th, 10am to 2pm, local business-support organizations will co-sponsor a Small Business Symposium.  The event will be held on the 2nd floor of the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex at 215 N. Main...

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Resources for Small Business and Entrepreneurs

Person County EDC would like to encourage small business owners and entrepreneurs to utilize the resources available this summer and fall through Piedmont Community College's Small Business Center! Please see the list of available seminars below. PCC Small Business...

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Governor McCrory Announces GKN Driveline to Expand

Governor McCrory Announces GKN Driveline to Expand, Creating 302 New Jobs Automotive components maker will invest $179 million at four facilities  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE          Tuesday, December 20, 2016          govpress@nc.gov Raleigh, N.C. - Governor Pat McCrory,...

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A Message from Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce President

Hello Chamber members and friends, The holiday season is officially moving into high gear this week.  We know this Friday, November 25th & Saturday, November 26th will be especially busy days as the Christmas shopping ‘bonanza’ begins.  We ask you to remember the many...

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EDC Website Press Release

The Person County Economic Development Commission (EDC) and the Person County Business and Industrial Center, Inc. (PCBIC) announced today that their new website is up and running at the website address of www.personcountyedc.com.  The majority of the new website is...

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Good Morning Coffee Hour November 2, 2016

Person County EDC and PCBIC, Inc. co-sponsored the November 2, 2016, Good Morning Coffee Hour at Golden Corral in conjunction with the Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce. EDC Chairman, Kenneth Perry, City of Roxboro Mayor, Merilyn P. Newell, Person County Economic...

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