Who We Are
Industry Expansion Solutions (IES) is the engineering-based, solutions-driven, client-focused unit of NC State University. Our broad portfolio of solutions and deep industry expertise help organizations grow, innovate and prosper. Our extensive partnerships with business, industry, education and government generate a unique culture of collaboration that provides access to cutting-edge expertise, research, and technology.
We serve clients at every level of their organization, no matter what the challenge. We focus on delivering practical and enduring results and equipping our clients to grow and lead. Since 2000, IES-led NCMEP efforts have resulted in $2.9 billion in economic benefit to the State of North Carolina.
IES offers a broad portfolio of solutions and expertise in many industry sectors. We can also tailor our solutions to your individual requirements. If you don't find your industry listed in our solutions, contact us to see how we can design a solution customized to your organization's particular needs.
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NEWS & UPDATES
Why evaluation services are critical to the success of your US Department of Labor’s America’s Promise Job-Driven Grant Program.read more
Phil Mintz has been named Interim Executive Director of Industry Expansion Solutions (IES), the statewide extension service of the College of Engineering, and succeeds Dr. Terri Helmlinger Ratcliff, who announced her retirement last month.read more
Industry Expansion Solutions’ Interim Executive Director, Phil Mintz, is featured in a PNC newsletter this week discussing how progressive business decisions expand continuous improvement in ways that help sustain long-term profitability and growth. “We,...read more