Asheville 5x5 Blog

16th Annual Metro Economy Outlook Sept. 17

August 24, 2015 by EDC

Bruce Katz, renowned policy adviser on economic and urban development at the Brookings Institution, will speak at the Metro Outlook Sept. 17, presented by Dixon Hughes Goodman and VanWinkle Law Firm.

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Asheville 5-Year Economic Development Plan Exceeds Goals

June 19, 2015 by Citizen-Times

From July 1, 2010, through June 30 of this year, 36 companies will have invested more than $1 billion in the region, spurring the creation of 6,385 jobs, Taylor Foss told 300 local business leaders.

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AvL Technologies Expansion to Create 90 Jobs in Asheville

June 12, 2015 by EDC

AvL Technologies, Inc. announced a $7.6 million expansion over the next five years. Along with capital growth of $11.5 million in total since 2010, the expansion creates 90 new technology jobs.

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How to Keep Asheville's Corporate Culture Engaged

June 05, 2015 by Citizen-Times

Executives at the Manufacturing Excellence Summit demonstrate a business plan can be anything but formulaic. Speakers from a cross-section of industries shared insights on what has enabled success.

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Asheville Angels Announces Two More Investments

May 18, 2015 by Venture Asheville

Asheville Angels, an angel investor group formed in 2014 to invest in startups and high-growth companies in Asheville and across the Southeast, announced two more investments today.

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