Founded in 2019, the Greenville – ENC Alliance is a public-private partnership for economic development across Pitt County, North Carolina

The Greenville – ENC Alliance will focus the economic development efforts of our public and private sectors on selling Pitt County to our nation and the world, helping ensure the growth and success of our existing industries, building a capable and qualified workforce, strengthening the region’s competitive position and facilitating investments that build capacity, generate prosperity and enhance economic vitality.

Program Initiatives

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The Co-Chairs

Lance Clark
Bill Clark Homes
Campaign Co-Chair
Thomas Taft, Jr.
Taft Family Ventures
Campaign Co-Chair

Campaign Leadership

Michael Overton
The Overton Group
Board Chairman Greenville - ENC Alliance
Spence Cosby
Executive Committee
Greenville - ENC Alliance Former Chair, Committee of 100
Steve Stephenson
Ward and Smith, PA
Charlie Wells
Area Executive, Southern Bank
Jon Anderson
Market President, BB&T

Honorary Campaign Cabinet

Kelly Barnhill
W. Randall Chitwood, Jr., MD
William (Bill) Clark
Lawrence Davenport
Phil Hodges

Transitional Board of Directors

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Program Oversight and

The Greenville – ENC Alliance board of directors, the majority of which will be from the private sector, and staff will implement the five-year initiative. The five-year outcomes listed previously are all quantifiable and will be closely tracked, with progress reported to investors through an Annual Meeting, Annual Report Card, Quarterly Investor Updates and a monthly newsletter.

We Are Pitt County

Through implementation of the strategic plan’s seven initiatives – New Business Recruitment, Existing Industry Retention and Expansion, Workforce Development, Industrial Site and Business Park Development, Legislative Relations and Business Advocacy, Small Business Growth and Development, and Benchmarking, Communications and Investor Relations – the Greenville – ENC Alliance will work to create new jobs and secure new capital investment.

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