Invest in the EDPNC

The nation's top economic development organization. 

Your Investment Makes Our Work Possible.

The Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina (EDPNC) is the driving force behind North Carolina’s economic prosperity. As the state’s premier economic development organization, we take pride in our mission to boost economic growth.

The EDPNC is a non-profit 501(c)(3) public-private partnership focused on recruiting new businesses to the state, supporting the needs of existing businesses, connecting exporters to global customers, helping small business owners get their start, and attracting tourists and visitors from all over the world. We rely on private contributions from our dedicated investor community to help us resource and retain dedicated professionals to generate success on behalf of the state.

By partnering with us, you actively contribute to the economic well-being and quality of life for all North Carolinians. Join us in securing a brighter future for our state through strategic investments and collaborative efforts.


You are not just investors; you are catalysts for positive change. And when you are part of the EDPNC investor community, you play a pivotal role in shaping the economic success of North Carolina.

Top State for Business, 2022 and 2023
Billion in Capital Investment in 2023
New Jobs in 2023
Lowest Corporate Tax Rate in the US
Best Business Climate

Investor Giving Levels

The EDPNC's mission, on behalf of North Carolina, hinges on the support of our investors. Your generous contributions are instrumental in propelling NC to the forefront of economic development initiatives.

Chairman's Council


Corporate Council


Executive Council


Leadership Council




North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives serve rural communities from the mountains to the coast where agri-businesses, tourism, and the outdoor industry drive regional economies. We are proud to partner with EDPNC on comprehensive economic development efforts to help all our communities to grow and thrive.

In Good Company

We take pride in acknowledging our Chairman's Council, Corporate Council, and Executive Council investors, whose unwavering support propels our efforts and contributes to making North Carolina a premier state for both work and business endeavors.
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Duke Energy

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Womble Bond Dickinson

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Biltmore Farms

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ElectriCities of North Carolina

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Joseph M. Bryan Foundation

Northwood Logo

Northwood Office

The Research Triangle Logo

Research Triangle Foundation

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Bank of America

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Dominion Energy/PSNC

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Martin Marietta

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NC Realtors

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North Carolina Railroad

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Thermo Fisher Scientific

Contact Us

Liz Scruggs

Liz Scruggs

Director of Investor Relations
Blair Holland

Blair Holland

Investor Relations Specialist