Partners Directory

Partners Directory

  • ABB Inc.
  • ABB is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact.



  • Venture I
    940 Main Campus Dr.
  • ABB Smart Grid Center for Excellence
  • ABB Substation Automation Systems group engineers, integrates, assembles and tests protection relay devices that are a key component of the smart grid.


  • Poulton Innovation Center
    1021 Main Campus Dr.
  • Advanced Energy Corporation (AEC)
  • Advanced Energy is a planning, technical and engineering services non-profit firm that provides market-based energy solutions. They work with electric utilities, state, federal and local governments, manufacturers and a wide variety of public and private partners.


  • Research IV
    909 Capability Dr.
  • Agile Sciences
  • Agile Sciences is a Delaware corporation headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina. The company was founded in 2007 by Professors Christian Melander and John Cavanagh of North Carolina State University (NCSU) to provide commercial solutions to those industries plagued by the effects of biofilms. Agile Sciences has developed compounds that can disperse colonies of bacteria called biofilms. These compounds have applications in the areas of medicine, agriculture, and industry.

  • Keystone Science Center
    1791 Varsity Dr.
  • AirBoss - Innovation & Research Center
  • One of North America's leading custom rubber mixers, also involved in engineering and moulding rubber products for transportation, defense and industry.


  • Venture IV
    1730 Varsity Dr.
  • Alkemere
  • Alkemere produces acrylic like polymers and monomers used in a variety of products. They help with clarity and use in high temps or 3D modeling. Intent is to sell business to business polymers based on ethylenically unsaturated lactone monomers.

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • Allaso Industries
  • Allaso Industries is focused on the introduction of fibers and nonwoven products into filtration, wipes, sports and other markets that benefit from the value of the Winged Fibers.  These fibers were developed as a joint effort with Non Woven's Institute.

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • Allied Telesis Labs, Inc.
  • For more than 20 years, Allied Telesis has been a leading provider of networking infrastructure. Today the company enables delivery of data, voice, and video services to a variety of clients globally. Allied Telesis is committed to innovating the way in which services and applications are delivered and managed, resulting in increased value and lower operating costs.

  • Venture III
    900 Main Campus Dr.
  • Amphenol (formerly All Systems Broadband)
  • All Systems Broadband is a leading North American manufacturer and supplier of central office and customer premise connectivity products.

  • Keystone Science Center
    1791 Varsity Dr.
  • Analog Devices
  • Analog Devices is a semiconductor company that develops, manufacturers and markets high-performance integrated circuits used in signal-processing applications.

  • Venture III
    900 Main Campus Dr.
  • AnimalScan
  • AnimalScan is the Nation's Leader in Veterinary Imaging. AnimalScan can help your veterinarian make an accurate, informed diagnosis of your pet without resorting to invasive exploratory surgery. Our advanced equipment, professional staff, and clean state-of-the-art centers ensure that your companion receives safe, high-quality care for a long, healthy life. AnimalScan is formerly IAMS Pet Imaging.

  • Veterinary Medicine (CVM)
    1060 William Moore Drive
  • ArcLight Wireless
  • ArcLight Wireless is a world-class provider of RF systems engineering, network services, and technical outsourcing for the cutting edge companies in the wireless industry.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Bandwidth
  • Bandwidth is among the nation's largest and fastest-growing communication technology companies. It operates four divisions -- inetwork, Phonebooth, Broadband and republic wireless -- that all share a mission of transforming the communications industry. Across the four divisions, Bandwidth provides a full range of communications services, including wholesale voice origination and termination, a full suite of 9-1-1 services, hosted VoIP and internet connectiveity service for SMBs, and a consumer wireless business.  

  • Venture III
    900 Main Campus Dr.
  • Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems (BAMS)
  • Baron Advanced Meteorological Systems (BAMS) is a team of sciences, mathematicians and engineers dedicated to expanding the frontiers of environmental computing.

  • Research II
    1009 Capability Dr.
  • Bee Downtown
  • Bee Downtown installs and maintains sustainable bee communities for businesses in urban areas. Starting with one of the nation’s fastest growing regions, the Triangle, the company's beekeepers work to repopulate the environment with healthy hives while providing partnering companies a one-of-a-kind green marketing opportunity.

  • Bandwidth Bee Apiary
    1125 Main Campus Drive
  • Benanova Inc.
  • Benanova Inc. has developed a cost-efficient, environmentally benign particle system (EbNPs) made of natural materials, which can leverage the functional properties of bioactive agents. This innovative, patent-pending technology can facilitate the development of highly efficient, application-customized and environmentally benign replacements for silver nanoparticle antimicrobials.

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • Castle Hill Technologies Inc.
  • Castle Hill Technologies provides owner representative services to the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries. Areas of expertise include Process Design, Automation Design and Controls with a focus on medium to large capital projects.

     

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Cengage (WebAssign)
  • WebAssign is the leading online homework and grading solution for sciences and mathematics.

  • Keystone Science Center
    1791 Varsity Dr.
  • Centennial Campus Magnet Middle School
  • Centennial Campus Middle School is a Wake County magnet middle school which houses 600 6-8th grade students.

  • CC Middle School
    1900 Main Campus Drive
  • CloudBees
  • Cloudbees manages Jenkins, the open source computing system used around the world.  Jenkins is the industry’s most proven and popular open source continuous delivery (CD) and continuous integration (CI) management platform.

  • Venture IV
    1730 Varsity Dr.
  • Collaborations Pharma
  • Collaborations Pharmaceuticals, Inc. performs research and development on innovative therapeutics for multiple rare and infectious diseases. We partner with academics or companies to identify and translate early preclinical to clinical stage assets.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Draper Aden Associates
  • Draper is a civil engineering company which includes: facilities planning and engineering design for municipalities, state agencies, cultural institutions, and private clients.  They provide civil, environmental, geotechnical, solid waste, and structural engineering; surveying and subsurface utility engineering; site planning and engineering; and construction inspection services throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.

  • Venture Place
    930 Main Campus Dr.
  • Eastman Innovation Center
  • The Eastman Innovation Center is a research and development center for the Eastman Chemical Company. Eastman is a global specialty chemicals company that produces a broad range of advanced materials, additives and functional products, special chemicals, and fibers that are in products people use every day. As a world leader in the diverse markets it serves, Eastman is focused on delivering innovative technology-based solutions while maintaining its commitment to safety and sustainability.

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • First Analytics
  • First Analytics is a professional services firm devoted to Advanced Analytics.

  • Research II
    1009 Capability Dr.
  • Freese and Nichols
  • Freese and Nichols is a full service professional consulting firm and the first engineering firm to receive the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. With offices in North Carolina and Texas, Freese and Nichols provides services in engineering, architecture, environmental science, planning, construction services, energy and program management.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Gamma Advanced Technology LLC
  • Gamma Advanced Technology is developing next generation portable, compact head CT and X-ray systems. It's parent company is H&P Advanced Technology in Germany.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Global Foundries
  • Global Foundries offers a broad range of manufacturing capabilities, from the very leading edge of process technology to more mature, cost-effective process nodes.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Grifols
  • Grifols is a biological products R&D lab focusing on new drug discovery and development of new technologies for protein manufacturing.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Hanesbrands Inc.
  • Based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Hanesbrands Inc. is a global consumer goods company with more than a century of history and a portfolio of leading appare essentials including T-shirts, bras, panties, men's underweat, kids' underwear, socks, hosiery, casualwear and activewear.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • IBM Innovation Center
  • IBM is a global IT product and solutions company.

  • Research IV
    909 Capability Dr.
  • Intuitive Surgical
  • Intuitive Surgical is creator of the da Vinci® Surgical System. Intuitive Surgical is the global leader in the rapidly emerging field of robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery. Intuitive is developing and improving systems that are less invasive to the body during entry such as those that use natural orifices in the body and technologies that are more precise and smart in interacting with tissue providing real time feedback to surgical staff.

  • Alliance
    901 Main Campus Drive
  • Juniper Networks
  • Juniper Networks delivers high-performance IP networking systems built by industry experts with broad experience in high-performance computer and Internet networking applications.

  • Venture IV
    1730 Varsity Dr.
  • KPIT
  • KPIT is a global IT Consulting and Product Engineering partner focused on co-innovating domain intensive, technology solutions for corporations specializing in automotive and transportation, manufacturing and energy and utilities.

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • Laboratory for Analytic Sciences (LAS)
  • The mission of the Laboratory for Analytic Sciences (LAS) is to imagine, investigate, and implement innovative solutions for a variety of tactical and strategic analytic challenges.  A government team with professional knowledge in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and social and behavioral disciplines, in collaboration with correspondingly diverse academic and industry partners, will create advanced technology and analysis tradecraft in accordance with the U. S. Intelligence Community objective to maintain global awareness and strategic foresight.

  • Poulton Innovation Center
    1021 Main Campus Dr.
  • LexisNexis
  • LexisNexis® is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets.

  • 1801 Varsity Drive (LexisNexis)
    1801 Varisty Dr.
  • Locus Biosciences
  • Locus Biosciences is pursuing an initial set of targets within gram-negative bacteria, and will be using a variety of delivery vectors for targeted CRISPR/CAS payloads. The company was started inside the NCSU Hi-TEC Program.

    Locus Biosciences is creating a new class of antimicrobials that for current know bacteria resistant antibiotics.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Lumeova
  • LUMEOVA is focused on the development of advanced communications solutions.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Mann+Hummel
  • Mann+Hummel is a leading global expert for filtration solutions and development partner and original equipment supplier to the international automotive and mechanical engineering industries. It's North Carolina Innovation Center is located on Centennial Campus.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • McKim & Creed
  • MCKim & Creed offers full-service engineering, surveying and mapping, and planning services.

  • Venture IV
    1730 Varsity Dr.
  • Merck
  • Merck is a pharmaceutical company that works to create vaccines and drugs that improve people's health.

  • Venture I
    940 Main Campus Dr.
  • MESO
  • MESO is a New York-based company developing numerical weather prediction modeling software.

  • Research III
    1005 Capability Dr.
  • MS Consultants Inc.
  • MS Consultants is an engineering, architecture, and planning firm known for its comprehensive and integrated approach to each client and project, offering multiple technical disciplines to a variety of markets and project types.  Areas include: Transportation, Water resources, Architecture & Design, Energy, Construction planning and design.

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • NAPPO (North American Plant Protection Organization)
  • NAPPO coordinates the collaboration and development of science-based standards intended to protect agricultural, forest and other plant resources against regulated plant pests, while facilitating trade.

  • Venture IV
    1730 Varsity Dr.
  • NC Military Foundation
  • Growing North Carolina’s defense and homeland security economy is the Foundation's sole business. The Foundation executes this mission by leveraging the collective wisdom and influence of the Board to identify emerging military and homeland security requirements, and then partner with industry, academia and government to capitalize on them.

  • Research IV
    909 Capability Dr.
  • NC Wildlife Resources Commission
  • The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission is dedicated to the wise-use, conservation, and management of the state's fish and wildlife resources.

  • Wildlife Resources
    1751 Varsity Dr.
  • NOAA National Weather Service
  • The National Weather Service provides hazardous weather warning information, as well as basic weather forecasts for much of the Piedmont and Coastal Plain of North Carolina.

  • Research III
    1005 Capability Dr.
  • North Carolina Virtual Public Schools
  • NC Virtual Public Schools provides students with expanded academic options by offering online courses and online services, such as test preparation, career planning services and credit recovery.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems
  • Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems is the global leader in aquatic systems and supplies. Providing unparalleled resources and leading expertise for a variety of industries including: commercial aquaculture and aquaponics, aquatic life support systems, laboratory animal housing, and lake and pond management.

  • Keystone Science Center
    1791 Varsity Dr.
  • Polymer Braille Inc.
  • Polymer Braille Inc. is developing a full-page, portable, low cost, refreshable Braille display based on the state-of-the-art electroactive PVdF polymer technology. The full-page Braille display is a useful device which will promote Braille literacy and increase education, job opportunities, and quality of life for the visually impaired.

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • Pos-En
  • Pos-En is an energy project developer providing secure energy solutions.

  • Keystone Science Center
    1791 Varsity Dr.
  • Primal Space Systems
  • Primal Space Systems is the creator of non-video software technology that will allow 3D games and content to be streamed with higher quality at a lower cost. 

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Proficient Health
  • Proficient Health has created communication software that helps payers, hospitals, physicians and providers capture and exchange protected information online, securely and affordably.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Republic Wireless
  • Republic Wireless is an American mobile virtual network operator that sells low cost mobile phone service that defaults to Wi-Fi and falls back to Sprint's and T-Mobile's cellular network.Republic Wireless is a start-up currently housed under parent company Bandwidth, but the company is moving to spin-out in early 2017 and will lease its own space on Centennial Campus.
  • Venture I
    940 Main Campus Dr.
  • RGL Solutions
  • RGL Solutions offers specialized engineering services that can help industrial and commercial entities make the best use of their plant resources and their electrical supply.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • Scinovia Corp.
  • Scinovia will innovate, manufacture and sell medical imaging devices (laser biophotonic device) to clinics for surgeons to readily measure blood flow speeds to correct or confirm procedures.  Poor blood flow in patient recovery is a major source of costly complication and lost lives.

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • Sentinel Biomedical Inc.
  • Sentinel Biomedical provides canine genetic cancer testing, Genomics, genome mapping and the comparative aspects of canine cancer.

  • CVM Research Building
    1051 William Moore Drive
  • SFW
  • SFW is where brands come to win. Named to Inc. Magazine’s 5000 fastest growing companies in America for three consecutive years, SFW is the largest privately owned branding and marketing agency in North Carolina with offices in Greensboro, Raleigh and California. Combing research, strategy, creative and metrics, everything SFW does—including how the agency gets paid—is based on ensuring wins in the marketplace. 

  • Research IV
    909 Capability Dr.
  • Sisu Chemicals, Inc.
  • Sisu is a chemical-based company specializing in the development and manufacture of custom-designed, high performance water-based emulsion polymers.

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • SKEMA
  • SKEMA's ambition is to be a global business school which, through its research and teaching programmes, trains and educates the talented individuals that 21st century businesses require. It now operates from five different sites: in France (Lille, Paris La Défense and Sophia Antipolis), China (Suzhou) and Centennial Campus. The French business school also conducts joint programs and classes with NC State's Poole of Management.

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • STEMbrite
  • STEMbrite creates powerful and effective digital learning products to promote the retention of women and under-represented minorities in Higher Ed STEM courses and ultimately in their careers.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • The Hire Scene
  • The Hire Scene provides Contract and RPO services on demand. Using the latest technology – proprietary algorithms, social media raking, virtual interviewing, web crawlers, predictive analytics – and advertising on 100+ job boards, The Hire Scene has the ability to access active jobseekers and the power to pinpoint passive candidates (qualified, employed professionals who are likely to leave their current jobs for new, exciting opportunities).


  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.
  • TopQuadrant
  • TopQuadrant's mission is to enable enterprises to be agile through practical application of Semantic Web technologies. The company believes the global economy requires enterprises to become more agile in order to survive and thrive. Applications built using traditional approaches don't adapt well to changes and are not sustainable over time.

  • Venture IV
    1730 Varsity Dr.
  • U.S. DOE Nuclear Engineering University Program
  • NEUP funds nuclear energy research and equipment upgrades at U.S. colleges and universities. The program plays a key role in helping the Department of Energy accomplish its mission of leading the nation's investment in the development and exploration of advanced nuclear science and technology.

  • Research II
    1009 Capability Dr.
  • U.S. Forest Service (Southern Global Change Program)
  • The U.S. Forest Service conducts regional scale integrated environmental assessments, with the goal of providing scientific understanding of forest ecosystem trends.

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • Undercover Colors
  • Undercover Colors is a brand of nail polish that changes its color upon coming into contact with any liquid containing incapacitating agents, such as rohypnol, xanax andGHB, or more commonly known as “date rape drugs.”

  • Partners II
    840 Main Campus Dr.
  • USDA-APHIS-Eastern Regional Office
  • The Administrative Eastern Regional Office of the USDA focuses on plant protection and quarantine, veterinary services, animal care, investigation and enforcement services and wildlife services.

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • USDA-APHIS-PPQ-CPHST
  • The Center for Plan Health Science and Technology of the USDA is the scientific support organization for the Plant Protection and Quarantine division of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • USDA-APHIS-PPQ-State Plant Health Directors Office
  • The Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ) division of the USDA safeguards agriculture and natural resources from the risks associated with the entry, establishment, or spread of animal and plant pests and noxious weeds.

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • USDA-APHIS-VS-NC Area Office
  • This USDA unit helps protects and improves the health, quality and marketability of U.S. animals and animal products.

  • Venture Place
    930 Main Campus Dr.
  • USDA-APHIS-VS-NCIE
  • The National Center for Import and Export (NCIE) of the USDA plays an integral role in the mission of protecting American agriculture.

  • Venture Place
    930 Main Campus Dr.
  • vhb
  • Vhb is an Engineering Firm offering a vast array of services in Transportation and Architectural Engineering, Energy and creating healthy communities.

  • Venture I
    940 Main Campus Dr.
  • Viatec Research Center for Internet Business Engineering (VRCIBE)
  • Viatec Research Center for Internet Business Engineering (VRCIBE) conducts research initiatives and executive education programs that equip transitioning professionals with the knowledge, relationships, tools and live Internet marketing campaign experience that they need to quickly secure enriching employment.

  • Research IV
    909 Capability Dr.
  • Wake NC State STEM Early College High School
  • STEM Early College High School is a 5 year program, part of WCPSS, that allows students to earn a high school diploma and up to 2 years college credit.  The NCSU program has a STEM focus.

  • Cherry Building
    715 Barbour Drive
  • Walk West
  • Walk West is a full-service digital marketing agency providing web design, development, and strategy.  

  • Venture II
    920 Main Campus Dr.
  • WISERsystems, Inc.
  • WISERsystems is developing cell phone devices with the ability to function as object-locating devices inside and outside.

  • Partners I
    1017 Main Campus Dr.