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New York 95

WAKE FOREST HAS ENJOYED TREMENDOUS GROWTH DURING THE LAST 20 YEARS.

Top 10 Triangle Technology Employers n IBM

– 10,000*

n NetApp

n SAS

– 5,595

n Red

Hat – 1,400

n HCL

Technologies – 1,340

n Cisco

– 5,130

n Lenovo n Cree

– 3,500

– 2600

n Allscripts n AT&T

Washington DC

– 1700

– 1,200*

WAKE FOREST

New home construction led the way in the early years, with large commercial and retail projects following closely behind. More recently, this vibrant town of more than 41,000 has experienced a notable investment from companies engaged in various fields of technology including: engineering, R&D, design, and advanced manufacturing. The number of small firms in Wake Forest has grown by more than 300% in the past 15 years. Access to incredible talent, technology and a network of business resources fuels this continued success.

Raleigh

n

Over 50% of population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher

n

9th fastest growing municipality in NC

n

Median household income: $77,173

Wake Forest, NC

40

– 1,000*

95 85

Source: Triangle Business Journal, 2016-17 Book of Lists *Estimate

Atlanta 501

A REGION OF TECHNOLOGY Wake Forest is part of the flourishing Research Triangle Region: of clusters of companies, researchers and business supporters collaborating to advance technologies and industries that are shaping the future

Creedmoor

second only to San Francisco in growth of the technology sector

n One

the nation’s fastest growing regions

n Home

to 12 colleges and universities, including three tier one research universities with outstanding engineering, business, medical, and computer science programs

39

85

40

Durham

n Comprised

n Rated

1

Chapel Hill

70

RTP RDU Airport

501

98

Cary

401

540 40

Louisburg

440

Garner

Pittsboro

40 1

Clayton

401

Fuquay-Varina

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GROWING THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY IN WAKE FOREST, NC

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wide range of housing, including an impressive collection of executive homes, are drawing business owners, entrepreneurs and corporate executives to the area


New York 95

WAKE FOREST HAS ENJOYED TREMENDOUS GROWTH DURING THE LAST 20 YEARS.

Top 10 Triangle Technology Employers n IBM

– 10,000*

n NetApp

n SAS

– 5,595

n Red

Hat – 1,400

n HCL

Technologies – 1,340

n Cisco

– 5,130

n Lenovo n Cree

– 3,500

– 2600

n Allscripts n AT&T

Washington DC

– 1700

– 1,200*

WAKE FOREST

New home construction led the way in the early years, with large commercial and retail projects following closely behind. More recently, this vibrant town of more than 41,000 has experienced a notable investment from companies engaged in various fields of technology including: engineering, R&D, design, and advanced manufacturing. The number of small firms in Wake Forest has grown by more than 300% in the past 15 years. Access to incredible talent, technology and a network of business resources fuels this continued success.

Raleigh

n

Over 50% of population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher

n

9th fastest growing municipality in NC

n

Median household income: $77,173

Wake Forest, NC

40

– 1,000*

95 85

Source: Triangle Business Journal, 2016-17 Book of Lists *Estimate

Atlanta 501

A REGION OF TECHNOLOGY Wake Forest is part of the flourishing Research Triangle Region: of clusters of companies, researchers and business supporters collaborating to advance technologies and industries that are shaping the future

Creedmoor

second only to San Francisco in growth of the technology sector

n One

the nation’s fastest growing regions

n Home

to 12 colleges and universities, including three tier one research universities with outstanding engineering, business, medical, and computer science programs

39

85

40

Durham

n Comprised

n Rated

1

Chapel Hill

70

RTP RDU Airport

501

98

Cary

401

540 40

Louisburg

440

Garner

Pittsboro

40 1

Clayton

401

Fuquay-Varina

To learn more about the many advantages of doing business in Wake Forest, visit us online at www.discoverwakeforest.org or call us at 919.435.9400. Proudly supported by...

GROWING THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY IN WAKE FOREST, NC

n A

wide range of housing, including an impressive collection of executive homes, are drawing business owners, entrepreneurs and corporate executives to the area


New York 95

WAKE FOREST HAS ENJOYED TREMENDOUS GROWTH DURING THE LAST 20 YEARS.

Top 10 Triangle Technology Employers n IBM

– 10,000*

n NetApp

n SAS

– 5,595

n Red

Hat – 1,400

n HCL

Technologies – 1,340

n Cisco

– 5,130

n Lenovo n Cree

– 3,500

– 2600

n Allscripts n AT&T

Washington DC

– 1700

– 1,200*

WAKE FOREST

New home construction led the way in the early years, with large commercial and retail projects following closely behind. More recently, this vibrant town of more than 41,000 has experienced a notable investment from companies engaged in various fields of technology including: engineering, R&D, design, and advanced manufacturing. The number of small firms in Wake Forest has grown by more than 300% in the past 15 years. Access to incredible talent, technology and a network of business resources fuels this continued success.

Raleigh

n

Over 50% of population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher

n

9th fastest growing municipality in NC

n

Median household income: $77,173

Wake Forest, NC

40

– 1,000*

95 85

Source: Triangle Business Journal, 2016-17 Book of Lists *Estimate

Atlanta 501

A REGION OF TECHNOLOGY Wake Forest is part of the flourishing Research Triangle Region: of clusters of companies, researchers and business supporters collaborating to advance technologies and industries that are shaping the future

Creedmoor

second only to San Francisco in growth of the technology sector

n One

the nation’s fastest growing regions

n Home

to 12 colleges and universities, including three tier one research universities with outstanding engineering, business, medical, and computer science programs

39

85

40

Durham

n Comprised

n Rated

1

Chapel Hill

70

RTP RDU Airport

501

98

Cary

401

540 40

Louisburg

440

Garner

Pittsboro

40 1

Clayton

401

Fuquay-Varina

To learn more about the many advantages of doing business in Wake Forest, visit us online at www.discoverwakeforest.org or call us at 919.435.9400. Proudly supported by...

GROWING THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY IN WAKE FOREST, NC

n A

wide range of housing, including an impressive collection of executive homes, are drawing business owners, entrepreneurs and corporate executives to the area


RxMedic, a J M Smith company, is comprised of dedicated professionals driven to provide the best technologies and robotic systems that pharmacy automation has to offer.

Wake Forest is home to the North Carolina Headquartered in Wake Forest, PowerSecure is a leading

headquarters of CenturyLink. With more than 400

provider of utility and energy technologies to electric

local employees, the company considers Wake Forest

InventureCivil works to restore U.S. transportation

utilities, and their industrial, institutional and commercial

its North Carolina showcase for its high-speed fiber

infrastructure to global leadership through partnership

customers. PowerSecure provides products and services

infrastructure. Over the past five years, CenturyLink

with contractors by designing and supplying engineered

in the areas of Interactive Distributed Generation (IDG ),

has made capital investments of $150 million in its

product solutions across the U.S. customized to site

solar energy, energy efficiency and utility infrastructure.

fiber-optic network.

conditions and infrastructure owner needs.

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See panel to right.

JOIN OUR GROWING COMMUNITY FOCUS ON FIBER Over 500 miles of laid fiber

n

The Wireless Research Center of North Carolina (WRC) is an independent non-profit, 501(c)(3), research organization with a unique focus on wireless technology innovation and commercialization. The WRC, a leader in IoT and 5G applications, enables entrepreneurs to advance, innovate, and commercialize a wide range of

Synthonix provides “building blocks” to assist pharmaceutical companies in the discovery of new medicines. These portions of unique molecules are functionalized to react easily with other molecules allowing scientists to synthesize larger and more complex molecules rapidly and reliably.

Symmetrical broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second

n

Superior Tooling specializes in plastic injection molds, die casting and precision machine work. It boasts an international customer base across various markets including medical, packaging, aerospace, industrial and automotive.

telecommunications solutions.

All digital, highly reliable backbone infrastructure

n

Capability of serving thousands of residences and virtually all businesses

n

Business products with speeds up to 100 Gig, including MPLS, Managed Services, and Metro Ethernet

n

BTC Electronics, headquartered in Wake Forest, is an Ultra Electronics 3 Phoenix (UE3P) is a leading expert in active and

authorized distributor, stocking, value-added assembly

passive anti-submarine warfare (ASW) sonar processing. UE3P designs

supplier of connectors, interconnect accessories and

innovative signal processing and hardware architectures for automation

manufacturer of cable assemblies and wire harnesses

of the detection, classification and tracking process of ASW threats for

serving the aerospace, military, and commercial industries.

surface ship, submarine, anti-torpedo and UUV systems.


New York 95

WAKE FOREST HAS ENJOYED TREMENDOUS GROWTH DURING THE LAST 20 YEARS.

Top 10 Triangle Technology Employers n IBM

– 10,000*

n NetApp

n SAS

– 5,595

n Red

Hat – 1,400

n HCL

Technologies – 1,340

n Cisco

– 5,130

n Lenovo n Cree

– 3,500

– 2600

n Allscripts n AT&T

Washington DC

– 1700

– 1,200*

WAKE FOREST

New home construction led the way in the early years, with large commercial and retail projects following closely behind. More recently, this vibrant town of more than 41,000 has experienced a notable investment from companies engaged in various fields of technology including: engineering, R&D, design, and advanced manufacturing. The number of small firms in Wake Forest has grown by more than 300% in the past 15 years. Access to incredible talent, technology and a network of business resources fuels this continued success.

Raleigh

n

Over 50% of population has a Bachelor’s degree or higher

n

9th fastest growing municipality in NC

n

Median household income: $77,173

Wake Forest, NC

40

– 1,000*

95 85

Source: Triangle Business Journal, 2016-17 Book of Lists *Estimate

Atlanta 501

A REGION OF TECHNOLOGY Wake Forest is part of the flourishing Research Triangle Region: of clusters of companies, researchers and business supporters collaborating to advance technologies and industries that are shaping the future

Creedmoor

second only to San Francisco in growth of the technology sector

n One

the nation’s fastest growing regions

n Home

to 12 colleges and universities, including three tier one research universities with outstanding engineering, business, medical, and computer science programs

39

85

40

Durham

n Comprised

n Rated

1

Chapel Hill

70

RTP RDU Airport

501

98

Cary

401

540 40

Louisburg

440

Garner

Pittsboro

40 1

Clayton

401

Fuquay-Varina

To learn more about the many advantages of doing business in Wake Forest, visit us online at www.discoverwakeforest.org or call us at 919.435.9400. Proudly supported by...

GROWING THE TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY IN WAKE FOREST, NC

n A

wide range of housing, including an impressive collection of executive homes, are drawing business owners, entrepreneurs and corporate executives to the area

Growing the Technology Industry in Wake Forest, NC  

Learn about the benefits of doing business in Wake Forest, NC.

Growing the Technology Industry in Wake Forest, NC  

Learn about the benefits of doing business in Wake Forest, NC.