Since 1978, the Catawba EDC has assisted in the creation of nearly 20,000 jobs and over $5.5 billion in investment.

Since 1978, the Catawba EDC has assisted in the creation of over 27,000 jobs and over $7 billion in investment. Between 2016 and 2020 the EDC assisted in the creation of over 2,700 jobs and over $2.1 billion in investment. Selected announcements for the most years recent include:

2020 Announced Jobs & Investments
Company Product Jobs Investment
Arhaus Furniture Distribution 67 $26,000,000
State Bureau of Investigation Government Office 40 $1,108,855
Atriax Engineering & Planning 11 $1,200,000
Windak Automated Packaging 2 -
Stonement Financial Group Spec Building - $10,000,000
D9 Brewing Craft Beer 26 $1,050,000
MaxPax, LLC Packaging 300 $9,550,000
Crate & Barrell Furniture Distribution 150 $38,500,000
PurThermal Powder Coating 10 $500,000
Lake Park Ventures Spec Building - $2,500,000
RMC Advanced Technologies Motor Vehicle Bod Manufacturing 49 $7,000,000
R L Williams Paper Converting & Supplies 10 -
Nufabrix Textiles 10 $4,000,000
American Fuji Seal Labels and Packaging 101 $52,000,000
       
Total (2020)   776 $153,402,855
2019 Announced Jobs & Investments
Company Product Jobs Investment
Bassett Delivery Service Furniture Delivery 10 -
Design Foundry Custom Furniture 202 $3,133,000
Ramsey Finishing LLC Finishes 12 $150,000
Protection Products Inc. Protection Materials 8 $150,000
Star Snax LLC Tortilla Chips 40 $5,800,000
One Noth Center Mixed Use Commercial/Residential - $19,000,000
Preston Ridge Mixed Use Commercial/Residential - $40,000,000
Cataler Automotive Catalysts 151 $42,000,000
       
Total (2019)   423 $110,233,000

 

2018 Announced Jobs & Investment
Company Name Product Investment Jobs
Bassett Furniture Furniture  (new outdoor line) $400,000 40
Capital Converting Covers for lumber transport  $1,150,000  22
Bradington Young/Hooker Furn. Upholstered Furniture  $4,077,052  13
Timeless American Furniture Upholstered Furniture  $70,000 18 
Apple Incorporated Data Center  $1,834,034  -
Corning Incorporated Optical Communications  $60,000,000  110
Progressive Furniture Furniture  $6,500,000  50
Rubber Mill Gaskets, Packing, Sealing $1,000,000 10
Cargo Transporters Trucking & Freight  $5,000,000  -
Triple Crown Trailers Utility & Truck Beds & Trailers $250,000 12
Satellite Distribution of Satellite Equip. $25,000 4
PTI Hickory Springs Mfg. Plastics, Foam $1,000,000  15 
ITM Medical Isotopes Inc. Pharmaceutical  $17,000,000  137 
Shurtape Technologies Tape Mfg. & Dist. $31,400,000  100 
       
Total (2018)   $129,706,086 531

 

2017 Announced Jobs & Investment
Company Name Product Investment Jobs
Apple Data Center $1,000,000,000 -
Corning Optical Communications Fiber optic cable & communications systems $67,000,000 210
Room & Board Distribution Center for furniture & accessories $12,870,000 13
Sutter Street Manufacturing Upholstered furniture manufacturing $1,900,000 72
Prysmian Group Fiber optic cable $53,800,000 50
Terra Mulch Products Mulch products $8,000,000 16
Corriher Implements Farm implements/metal fabrication $5,000,000 0
Apple Project Sycamore Data Center $300,000,000 0
       
Total (2017)   $1,448,570,000 361

 

2016 Announced Jobs & Investment
Company Name Product Investment Jobs
Dalco Nonwovens Nonwoven fabrics $4,000,000 8
Amphenol Antenna Wireless Base Station Antennas $2,300,000 23
Invictus Lighting LED lighting fixtures - 8
US Conec Fiber optic interconnects $20,000,000 42
Dynamic Air Engineering, Inc. Specialty components for aerospace and defense $7,255,000 46
Minelli USA Specialty wood products $2,000,000 12
Peoples Bank Financial services and banking HQ $3,500,000 25
Temprano Techvestors Technology services for startup businesses $520,188 21
Corning Optical Communications Fiber optic cable & communications systems $30,000,000 105
Prysmian Group Cables for energy and telecom industries $20,000,000 50
GKN Driveline Automotive driveline components $110,000,000 143
Total (2016)   $199,575,188 490