The Swain Center for Business and Economic Services at UNC Wilmington:
- provides professional development courses to the public for all departments within UNCW.
- aids businesses through organizational development with consultations, assessments, & facilitations.
- collects and analyzes local, state, and national economic data that impact our region and its growth; see the Economic Barometer for quarterly newsletters, the NC Economic Data page for reports on unemployment, etc., or come in person to the Economic Outlook Conference.
- assists with economic and workforce development for the region through research, collaborations and education.
The Swain Center is a partner in the NC REACH online database of assets within North Carolina higher education and research institutions: http://reachnc.org