Wilkes EDC held a meeting with area human resources professionals in May to discuss workforce development opportunities in Wilkes. The meeting was held at Tyson Foods. The HR Committee will meet quarterly. To get involved, contact the Wilkes EDC.
A Groundbreaking Ceremony was held on May 17th to announce the addition of a threestory, 47,000 sq. ft. office complex on Hwy 268 in North Wilkesboro that will house an additional 160 employees in Wilkes. Read more in the Wilkes-Journal Patriot.