North Wilkesboro based ECMD Inc. was recently recognized for being ranked 13th in the North Carolina Mid-Market Fast 40. This list is comprised of the top 40 businesses across North Carolina that have made strong gains in workforce and revenue for two consecutive years. ECMD Inc. is also ranked 36 in the list of NC top 100 privately held companies. These rankings are published annually by Business North Carolina magazine.
The Wilkes County Commissioners voted on September 4th to consolidate three parcels on the eastern side of the runway into one contiguous parcel. This effort will help to market the property to potential end users. The Wilkes County Airpark consists of 20 pad- ready acres, has full utilities, and is owned by Wilkes County.