Sharon Decker
McCrory shuffles NC business, environment heads
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 10:58am.

videoNorth Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory is shuffling the heads of two state agencies that report to him.

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NC official: Japanese trip will pay dividends
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 09/22/2014 - 8:26pm.

North Carolina's top economic development official says the state is aggressively trying to land a foreign automaker. As part of the plan, Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker visited Japan last week where she met with business interests.

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Castle Branch shows off new headquarters
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Fri, 05/23/2014 - 3:08pm.

videoNC Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker was in Wilmington today to check out Castle Branch and how the company is making good on its promise to create hundreds of jobs with the help of state and local incentives.

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Film incentives will return in some form, NC Commerce's Sharon Decker says
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 3:50pm.

videoNot to worry, filmmakers and TV commercial producers. North Carolina will have something for you after the state's existing film incentives expire later this year.

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NC plans business recruiting to be more like sales
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/02/2014 - 1:12pm.

Gov. Pat McCrory's administration is moving to privatize parts of the public agency that woos companies and jobs to North Carolina, hoping to make business recruitment more effective.

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Commerce Secretary wraps up statewide listening tour in Wilmington
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 12/02/2013 - 5:25pm.

video North Carolina's Commerce Secretary was in town today, as she continues a listening tour. Secretary Sharon Decker is traveling the state so she can hear first-hand from business owners and economic development professionals. Today marked the last stop of the statewide "listening tour" for Decker.

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NC Commerce Secretary says small biz, exports keys to economic growth
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 2:20pm.

video North Carolina Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker was the guest speaker at a luncheon for business leaders in Wilmington. Decker says much of the growth in this economy is going to come from small and mid-sized businesses.

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Commerce head wants fracking tax for incentives
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 9:41am.

The head of North Carolina's economic development agency says she wants to tax fracking to raise money for incentive deals that can lure companies to locate or expand in the state.

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Local cast, crew, state leaders celebrate 'Iron Man 3'
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Sun, 04/28/2013 - 8:12pm.

Local cast and crew as well as state leaders celebrated "Iron Man 3" with its filmmakers Sunday night at Regal Mayfaire 16.

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State conference looks at link between film and tourism industries
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Mon, 03/11/2013 - 3:44pm.

video Tourism is a driving force for North Carolina's economy, and the movie and TV industry is helping fuel that economic engine.

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