North Carolina Defense Business Association

The North Carolina Defense Business Association provides ideal opportunities to meet and actively network with other vendors in the military market space.


Headquartered in Fayetteville, the North Carolina Defense Business Association boasts a large membership of businesses with interests in military contracting, government affairs and supporting the state’s military installations.


Defense Industry Conference

This business development event brings together NCDBA members, military personnel and defense industry experts with private defense contractors to showcase new technologies. Registration for this event is open to the general public. More information can be found here.

StayNC Initiative

This initiative seeks to provide veterans who are returning to the battlefield with the resources they need to transition easily into civilian life. The NCDBA utilizes their vast collection of relationships to encourage veterans to stay in North Carolina by connecting them with both employment and educational opportunities,among other things. Learn more about the Initiative here.