Heroes Connect: North Carolina

Participants engage directly with company and community leaders about why North Carolina is a great place for Veterans and their families to work, play, and live!

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NC Veterans Affairs

State Showcase

Scenic beauty, a moderate climate, a culture rich in history and the arts, and world-class sports and recreational opportunities make North Carolina an exceptional place to live and do business. Combine that with quality health care, top universities, a low cost of living, and it’s easy to see why most people who live here never want to leave.


American Woodmark is one of the world’s largest cabinet manufacturers with 17 manufacturing facilities, 18 service centers, and over 10,000 employees.


Danson’s is a family-owned and managed consumer goods corporation, distributing highly recognized items such as Pit Boss Grills, Country Smokers, Louisiana Grills, A-MAZE-N Smokin’ Products, SureLock safes, Thiessens Pursuit Equipment, and pellet fuel.