The North Carolina Military Business Center

The North Carolina Military Business Center leverages military and federal business opportunities to expand the economy and improve the quality of life in North Carolina.


The North Carolina Military Business Center is a business development entity of the North Carolina Community College System, headquartered at Fayetteville Technical Community College. The NCMBC’s primary goal is to increase federal revenues for businesses in North Carolina.


Federal Infrastructure and Environmental Summit

This event brings together over six hundred representatives of federal agencies and installations including the Army Corps of Engineers, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Fort Bragg and others. Registration is open to the general public. Learn more here.

North Carolina Defense and Economic Development Trade Show
This event is intended to build relationships between attendees and senior representatives from North Carolina’s congressional delegation, the Department of Defense and other federal agencies and defense contracting firms, including North Carolina small businesses. The Trade Show includes both static displays and demonstrations of military equipment, as well as live vendor demonstrations. Learn more here.

North Carolina Aerospace Supplier and Advanced Manufacturing Summit
Held annually in partnership with the North Carolina Department of Commerce, the summit brings together military personnel and defense contractors from across North Carolina for a two-day conference and offers subject matter lectures and networking opportunities. Learn more here.

Transitioning Military Database

The NCMBC maintains a searchable, historical database of transitioning military personnel to help economic developers quantify this potential workforce for businesses located in North Carolina.Learn more here.