Governor Pat McCrory has an innovative idea for the Port City. He wants Wilmington to become the Silicon Valley of the Southeast. And North Carolina's InnovateSENC is helping to make it happen. Together, along with a variety of professionals, educators, businesses, and economic development organizations throughout the Carolina Coast, are collaborating to cultivate and promote Wilmington as a business epicenter. The goal is to accelerate small business growth, and cultivate new jobs and opportunities.