Economic Development

The International Logistics Park is served by two of the best county economic development organizations in North Carolina (Brunswick Business & Industry Development and Columbus County Economic Development Commission), plus two of the premier regional economic development partnership organization in the Mid-Atlantic / Southeast Region of the United States (North Carolina’s Southeast – Regional Economic Development Partnership and Southeastern Economic Development Commission).

The professionals with these organizations are experienced, knowledgeable and responsive and can help with the process of locating your business in the Park. Their respective organizations work very closely with the North Carolina Department of Commerce as well as other statewide organizations dedicated to the economic growth of North Carolina, which has the reputation as the Best State for Business in the entire United States, three years in a row (2018, 2019, 2020) as profiled by Forbes Magazine (https://www.forbes.com/places/nc/).


                                                                        

Contact Information

William S. “Bill” Early
Executive Director
Brunswick Business & Industry Development
bill.early@brunswickbid.com

Direct line (910) 408-1603

A. Kevin Lackey, MPA
Business Development Manager
Brunswick Business & Industry Development
kevin.lackey@brunswickbid.com

Direct line (910) 408-1603                                                                                                           


Contact Information

Gary Lanier

Executive Director

Columbus County Economic Development Commission

glanier@columbusco.org  

Direct Line: (910) 640-6608


Contact Information
  1. Joe Melvin
    Director of Business Development
  2. North Carolina’s Southeast
    joem@ncse.org
  3. Direct: (910) 862-8511 ext. 240
  4. Megan Sellers
    Marketing Project Manager Development
  5. North Carolina’s Southeast
    megans@ncse.org
  6. Direct: (910) 862-8511 ext. 230

Contact Information

Pamela H. Bostic
Executive Director
Southeastern Economic Development Commission

info@sedcnc.org

(910) 862-6985