The Greenville, NC, MSA has a diverse economic base supported by various local, regional, state, educational and industry stakeholders. Our pharmaceutical cluster began nearly 50 years ago, and we have been growing this cluster ever since. We now have more than $3 billion in investment and over 8,000 people directly employed in the pharmaceutical industry.
Located in the eastern third of the state, we are within easy and convenient access to the brain trust in Research Triangle Park as well as abundant local educational and training opportunities, logistical support, and significant infrastructure and other resources. Pharmaceutical companies will find affordable business and operating costs, an array of support industries, pharmaceutically-experienced talent, rising technical professionals, and an excellent quality of life for families and employees.