Appalachian Regional Commission Awards Grant to Support Local Businesses

The Transylvania Economic Alliance is pleased to announce the community has received a matching $15,000 grant to host a county-wide business expansion competition. When launched the competition will allow existing Transylvania County businesses to compete for funding designed to encourage business growth prospects. Using a matching $15,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission, interested participants will compete for grant awards of $15,000 and $10,000. Grant funding will allow applicants to expand their business and cover eligible business expenses. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for additional details and an official launch.
 
 

Transylvania County Students Celebrate Manufacturing Day 2023

Manufacturing industries play a critical role in local economies, and the foundation of connecting future generations of Transylvania County residents with career opportunities at local manufacturers was built on Wednesday, October18th. Over 65 students from Brevard...

Custom Tube Products to Open a Second Location in Transylvania County

Custom Tube Products, an advanced manufacturing company based in Edgewater, Florida will open a second facility in Rosman beginning this Fall. The move marks the first expansion for the company outside of their main facility. The business will occupy more than 20,000...

Ecusta Brewing Company Announces Future Home & Redevelopment Project

Ecusta Brewing Company announces the purchase and a planned redevelopment of an 8,800 square foot historic building, once part of the company’s namesake, the Ecusta Paper Mill. Ecusta Brewing is an independent craft brewery founded in 2016 in Brevard, NC. August 26th...