Month: April 2011

NCGA Regulatory Reform Hearing coming to Hendersonville

April 12, 2011

The NC General Assembly’s Joint Select Committee on Regulatory Reform will be in Hendersonville on Friday, April 15th for their listening tour.  The committee is composed of nine senators and nine representatives including Representative Chuck McGrady.  They are holding hearings to learn more about state regulations that are viewed as ineffective or burdensome. You can… read more

Save the Date: Field Trip to WCU’s Rapid Center

April 11, 2011

HCPED is organizing a field trip to Western Carolina University’s Center for Rapid Product Realization on Tuesday, May 24th.  Henderson County manufacturers, members and allies will make the ½ day trip to visit with key faculty and staff at WCU.  Dr. Bob McMahan, Dean of the Kimmel School of Engineering, and Dr. Phil Sanger, Director… read more