Gov. Pat McCrory, for the first time, will host a question and answer session on his Facebook fan page.
RALEIGH, N.C. -
Gov. Pat McCrory, for the first time, will host a question
and answer session on his Facebook fan page Monday.
McCrory will visit Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park,
Calif., Monday afternoon to tour the campus, and meet with executives and
employees from North Carolina.
At 5:30 p.m. (EST), he plans to host a live Q&A session from
the headquarters on his Facebook page.
The event will be the first time that the governor has
hosted a Q&A on Facebook.
McCrory also plans to visit Google in Mountain View, Calif.,
Google has a data center in Lenoir, N.C., which employees
110 people on site. The company also recently selected the American Underground
in Durham as one of seven Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hubs around the United
States and Canada.
Earlier this year, the company announced it would invest $600 million in its North Carolina data center, bringing its total investment to more than $1.2 billion at its Caldwell County campus.
Facebook also has a data center in North Carolina. About
40 full-time employees work at the Forest City campus, which is comprised of
two 370,000-square-foot buildings.
Friday, August 1 2014 4:55 PM EDT2014-08-01 20:55:44 GMT
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