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MAJOR PRIVATE COMPANIES COMPANY HEADQUARTERS CEO EMPLOYEES BUSINESS $500 MILLION OR MORE IN REVENUE (latest fiscal year) 1 Belk Inc. Charlotte Tim Belk 23,000 Belk department stores 2 General Parts International Inc.1 Raleigh O. Temple Sloan III 12,000 Automotive replacement parts 13,000 3 SAS Inc. Cary James Goodnight 4 VPS Convenience Store Group LLC Wilmington Jeff Turpin 5 New NGC Inc.2 Charlotte 6 Lord Corp. Cary 7 Harvey Enterprises Inc. Kinston Software 3,380 Convenience stores Thomas C. Nelson 2,000 Wallboard products Ed Auslander 2,959 John McNairy 873 Adhesives, coatings and motion controls Farm equipment and petroleum products 8 ACN Inc. Concord Chip Barker 1,200 Telecommunications, energy and other services 9 S&D Coffee Inc. Concord Ron Hinson 1,005 Coffee and tea 10 Industrial Distribution Group Inc. Belmont Charles A. Lingenfelter 1,460 Industrial supplies and supply-chain consultant 11 Renfro Corp. Mount Airy Bud Kilby 5,000 Socks 7,000 Distribution and logistics 12 New Breed Logistics Inc. High Point Louis DeJoy 13 Sampson-Bladen Oil Co. Clinton Rogers H. Clark 14 AmWINS Group Inc. Charlotte M. Steven DeCarlo 15 Golden Corral Corp. Raleigh Ted Fowler 7,000 Restaurants 16 Barnhill Contracting Co. Tarboro Robert E. Barnhill Jr. 1,050 General contractor 637 2,579 Petroleum products Wholesale insurance $250 MILLION TO $499 MILLION 17 Transportation Insight LLC Hickory Chris Baltz 18 Concord Hospitality Enterprises Co. Raleigh Mark G. Laport 179 4,013 19 Southco Distributing Co. Goldsboro Sherwin Herring 192 20 Rodgers Builders Inc. Charlotte Patricia A. Rodgers 277 21 Pharr Yarns LLC McAdenville J.M. Carstarphen 22 Pate Dawson Co. Goldsboro Malcolm R. Sullivan Jr. 23 Kimley-Horn and Associates Inc. Cary John Atz 24 Gregory Poole Equipment Co. Raleigh J. Gregory Poole III 25 Carolina Tractor & Equipment Co. Charlotte Ed Weisiger Jr. 26 Warren Oil Co. Dunn W. I. Warren 27 Atlantic Corporation of Wilmington Inc. Wilmington Russell M. Carter 28 BHI Exchange Inc. Charlotte Randy Kibler 29 SteelFab Inc. Charlotte Ronald G. Sherrill 30 Market America Worldwide Inc. Greensboro James Ridinger 31 Global Knowledge Training LLC Cary Brian Branson 1,550 478 1,567 856 1,037 Logistics Hotel management and development Convenience-store supplies Construction manager Yarn Restaurant supplies Engineering and land planning Construction and other equipment Construction and industrial equipment 405 Petroleum products 649 Industrial packaging materials and equipment 6,200 780 748 1,320 Bojangles' restaurants Steel fabricator Product brokerage and Internet marketing Information-technology and business-skills training 32 Clancy & Theys Construction Co. Raleigh Tim Clancy 300 33 Snider Tire Inc. Greensboro John Snider 775 34 Epes Carriers Inc. Greensboro Al Bodford 35 Europa Sports Products Inc. Charlotte Eric Hillman 441 Nutritional supplements, sports drinks and accessories 36 Captive-Aire Systems Inc. Raleigh Robert L. Luddy 730 Kitchen-ventilation equipment 1,376 General contractor and construction manager Tire manufacturer and service Freight hauler $150 MILLION TO $249 MILLION 37 Crowder Construction Co. Charlotte Otis Crowder 38 BJT Inc.3 Raleigh William Kennedy 39 New Apple Inc.4 Raleigh Michael D. Olander 40 Cummins Atlantic LLC Pineville Michael Grace 453 Diesel engines and generators 41 JF Acquisiton LLC5 Raleigh Sterling R. Baker II 400 Energy infrastructure, service and distributor 42 Carolina Wholesale Group Inc. Charlotte Larry Huneycutt 192 43 Salem Holding Co. Winston-Salem Thomas L. Teague 1,007 652 6,100 1,012 General contractor Wine and beer Restaurants Office supplies Transportation and truck-leasing services 44 Tencarva Machinery Co. Greensboro Rodney M. Lee 339 45 Colony Tire Corp. Edenton Charles A. Creighton 400 Tire retailer, servicer and distributor 46 Campbell Oil Co. Elizabethtown Brian D. Campbell 235 Petroleum products and convenience stores Liquid- and air-handling equipment 47 Strata Solar LLC Chapel Hill Markus Wilhelm 50 48 T. A. Loving Co. Goldsboro Samuel P. Hunter 280 General contractor 49 Baker Roofing Co. Raleigh Mark Lee6 874 Roofing contractor 50 Sports Endeavors Inc. Hillsborough Mike Moylan 420 Sporting goods catalog and Internet sales Integrated solar energy Compiled by Grant Thornton LLP acquired by Advance Auto Parts in October 2013 2does business as National Gypsum Co. 3does business as Mutual Distributing Co. 4does business as Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar 5does business as Jones & Frank 6president of Baker Roofing 1 N ORT H C A R OL I N A E CON OMI C D E V E LO P M E N T GU I D E 77

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