Business & Economic Development

Tarboro’s strategic partner in economic development is Carolinas Gateway Partnership, a public-private  recruitment coalition focused on economic development in Edgecombe County and its neighbor, Nash County. Its main objective is to attract and stimulate the area’s business growth and drive wealth creation through job development and investments for the area.

CGP promotes growth, thru expansion of existing companies and new industry partners looking for an area with strong transportation and infrastructure, high speed connectivity, skilled workforce, numerous large certified industrial sites and commercial buildings. Business-focused education projects, a ready workforce, numerous large industrial/commercial sites, an enviable quality of life, historical landmarks and a confident, business-friendly with a can do attitude community. 

For more information, please contact:
The Carolinas Gateway Partnership, Inc.
427 Falls Road
Rocky Mount, North Carolina 27804
Phone: (252) 442-0114
Fax: (252) 442-7315