Page Castrodale joined Cabarrus Economic Development in 2018 as Existing Industry director. In this role, she focused on providing support to Cabarrus County’s existing businesses so that they could grow.
Appointed Executive Director in 2020, Page expanded her portfolio to include both entrepreneurial endeavors and business recruitment. She forged a strategic partnership with Flywheel that brought the Cabarrus Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to Concord as an incubator for the county’s new business.
Under her leadership, the EDC helped with the expansion of existing businesses such as NASCAR and Rick Hendrick Motorsports and the recruitment of more than $2 billion in new industry investment including Eli Lilly, Red Bull, and Zipline. As a result of her success in supporting start-ups, existing business and new industry, Page was recognized in the “Power 100” for business leaders by the Charlotte Business Journal as well as a “Newsmaker of the Year” in 2022.
Page brings over 15 years of business and communications experience to the team. She is a North Carolina native and graduate of UNC Chapel Hill, with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication.
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Under Page’s leadership, the Cabarrus EDC has announced a few of the area’s largest economic development projects, including Red Bull and Eli Lilly and Company.
Watch her interview on “Cabarrus This Week” for a glimpse at her work with the Cabarrus EDC.
Eli Lilly and Company plans to invest $1 billion in a Cabarrus County manufacturing campus that will generate nearly 600 new jobs with an average wage of over $70,000.
CONCORD, NC – A beverage manufacturing, filling and distribution campus will soon call Concord, North Carolina home, bringing with it an investment of over $740 million and the creation of over 400 jobs with an average wage of $50,377.
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After months of planning and construction, the Cabarrus Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship has opened in downtown Concord, North Carolina in the former Cabarrus Savings Bank Building, with a ribbon-cutting held on March 2nd in partnership with the Cabarrus Chamber.
A little more than a year after stepping into the Executive Director role at Cabarrus EDC, Page Castrodale has been recognized as one of Charlotte Business Journal’s Newsmakers of the Year! This week, CBJ featured 50 leaders who worked to make the Charlotte region a better place and set the stage for a stronger 2022.
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