The Asheville MSA is a great place to do business. The region is well-educated with nationally recognized schools, close proximity to most major cities, direct access to I-26 and I-40, and the connected Asheville Regional airport with direct flights to Washington and New York among others.

With industries ranging from healthcare, science and technology, arts & culture, tourism and more, our economy is strong, thanks to a diverse company base. We’re fortunate the following major companies call Asheville and the surrounding region their home.