The Carolinas Gateway Partnership helps with economic development.
• Promote economic development.
• Bring new businesses to the region.
• Work for retention and growth of businesses.
• Promote growth that will provide jobs.
• Provide leadership.
• Gain awareness of the region.
• Form plans for unforeseen opportunities.
• Increase contacts from all sources.
• Increase partnerships.
• Create regional marketing.
• Increase direct contacts.
• Give presentations about the region.
• Create strategies.
• Include businesses in development activities.
• Promote growth of business parks.
• Promote vacant shell buildings.
• Give incentives to new and existing businesses.
• Aid efforts that may exist.
• Use all local, state and regional resources.