Military Business

Sep 8, 2023

Third Annual MilSpo Career Expo returns, connecting job seekers and employers

Image courtesy of CEEDThe 3rd Annual MilSpo Career Expo, a collaborative effort between CEED (Center for Economic Empowerment and Development), WBCFay (Women's Business Center of Fayetteville) and ACS ERP (Army Community Service Employment Readiness ...

Aug 3, 2023

Occupation and outreach: Federal contractor headquartered in Fayetteville boasts wide reach

Walsingham Group CEO Ed Petkovich (right) and Vice President Kelly George (left) - Photo provided by Walsingham GroupThe City of Fayetteville has long since been the partner City to the Fort Liberty military installation. With a multimillion-dol ...

Jul 24, 2023

Fayetteville State University to develop innovative curriculum in data, artificial intelligence for national security

Fayetteville State University (FSU) has received a three-year, $598,707 award from the Office of Naval Research to develop, disseminate, and promote a certificate-conferring curriculum designed to teach skills for advancing Department of Defense (DoD ...

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Bob Burton
NC MBC, North Carolina Defense Technology Transition Office

Unlocking the Power of Dual Use Innovation and Technology for National Defense

Posted Sep 30, 2023
Innovation and technology are shaping the world we live in, providing solutions to a wide range of challenges across industries. One emerging concept gaining significant attention is dual use innovation and technology. Dual use innovation and technol entire article
Jun 7, 2023

Emerging Technology Institute seeking vendors for inaugural Defense Manufacturing Summit

Photo pulled from NC State University website Red Springs based emerging Technology Institute is preparing to host local manufacturers and Department of  Defense officials with their first ever Defense Manufacturing Summit & Exhibition. ...

Jun 2, 2023

Fort Bragg officially redesignated as Fort Liberty

Military leaders, families, soldiers and members of the Fayetteville Community gathered under the eternal flame on June 2, 2023 to commemorate and recognize the official name change of Fort Bragg to Fort Liberty. In a ceremony that began promptl ...

May 22, 2023

Fort Bragg Veterans Job Fair this Wednesday

Image courtesy of RecruitMilitaryDAV & RecruitMilitary will host the Fort Bragg Veterans Job Fair on Wednesday, May 24 at Iron Mike Conference Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern.  RecruitMilitary’s Event Director Allen Von Plinsky wh ...

Apr 13, 2023

$8.9 billion spent in NC: The North Carolina Military Business Center reports the state topped $8.9 billion in FY2022 in federal prime contracts

The North Carolina Military Business Center, a business development and technology transition entity of the State of North Carolina headquartered in Fayetteville NC released the final total of federal and Department of Defense spending in the Fiscal ...

Apr 4, 2023

Fort Bragg Federal Credit Union to change its name to Fort Liberty Federal Credit Union

The new logo - Photo provided by Fort Bragg Federal Credit UnionOn July 1, 2023, Fort Bragg Federal Credit Union will officially become Fort Liberty Federal Credit Union.This renaming decision reflects the credit union’s ongoing commitment to deliver ...

Mar 13, 2023

Cumberland County executed over $1 billion in federal prime contracts in 2022

Photo provided by NCMBCThe North Carolina Military Business Center, recently announced that businesses executed $8.93 billion in federal prime contracts in North Carolina in FY 2022. This included $5.51 billion in Department of Defense prime contract ...

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In The Current Issue

Putting skills to the test: Campbell Law to offer Trial Advocacy for Lawyers CLE on Nov. 10-11

PHOTO PROVIDED BY CAMPBELL UNIVERSITY Campbell Law School’s downtown campus located in Raleigh, NC.Campbell Law School is offering a new two-day Trial Advocacy for Lawyers CLE on Nov. 10-11 for newly licensed attorneys with little to no trial ex

Start, grow and succeed: The Thomas Entrepreneurship HUB continues in its mission to help business owners in Pembroke and beyond

The 20,000-square-foot newly renovated building features 12 private offices, 16 semi-private cubicles to host small business owners - PHOTOS PROVIDED BY THE THOMAS ENTREPRENEURSHIP HUBThe Thomas Entrepreneurship HUB (Thomas Center) has served as an a

One year strong: The Fayetteville-Cumberland Regional Entrepreneur and Business Hub celebrates one year in operation

PHOTOS PROVIDED BY FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITYThe FSU HUB provides a space for classes, meetings, information sessions, certification workshops, 3D printing workshops and more.Fayetteville State University has a lot to celebrate following the one-y