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The Macon County Economic Development Commission is pleased to announce BizWeek 2014, to be held April 21st through April 24th.

BizWeek 2014
is a celebration of business, industry and entrepreneurship. Events during the week are designed to show appreciation for all Macon County businesses, large and small, that are part of the fabric of our economic community. Schedule of Events

Entrepreneur Networking Night Registration BizWeek Banquet Registration

SCC Seminar 9:00am Registration SCC Seminar 2:00pm Registration

Who will be the Macon County 2014 Business Plan Competition winner? Find out at the BizWeek 2014 Banquet!FREE REGISTRATION

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The Macon County Economic Development Commission encourages you to discover the many benefits of opening or relocating a business or industry to Franklin or Highlands, North Carolina. The quality of life in the Western North Carolina Mountains is unsurpassed and you'll find a dedicated workforce ready to help make your business or industry a success.

Located in Southwestern North Carolina, Macon County is located just over two hours from several major business centers including Atlanta, Georgia, Greenville/Spartanburg, South Carolina, and Knoxville, Tennessee.

Explore our site and learn why Macon County's location is "In the Center of It All" when looking for a great location to operate a business or industry in Western North Carolina.

Click here to view our 2014 Schedule of meetings & events.

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Business News & Developments

Macon County New Business Guide

franklin nc highlands nc business guideThe Macon County EDC announces the 2nd edition of the Macon County Guide for New Business is now available for download.

The new guide provides valuable information and a resource checklist for those interested in opening a new business in Macon County.

Download PDF Here

Franklin Technology Park

franklin nc highlands nc business guide Two hours north of Atlanta and connected globally by a world-class fiber optic network, Franklin Techno- logy Park can provide your existing or start-up tech company with the site & infrastructure needed to succeed.

Featuring a 96-strand fiber broadband network, the park is wired to accomo- date large volume work,
with redundant paths available.

Anchored by Drake Software, one of the nation's largest tax software development companies, FTP's master plan features sites for five additional buildings ranging from 12,000 to 24,000 sq. ft.

You could located your tech company anywhere with broadband access. Choosing Franklin Technology Park provides much more. The tools needed for success and the unparalleled lifestyle opportunities afforded by the mountains of Western North Carolina.

Download PDF Brochure

For Information Contact
Tommy Jenkins
Economic Development Director
828.369.2306 or

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