In a time of rapid innovation, the Charlotte Region has emerged as a destination for technology talent of all types - from engineering and technician talent in a thriving advanced manufacturing sector, to software development and information security talent in a growing financial services industry, to analytical talent using tech to drive decision-making in the region’s many corporate headquarters operations.

As home to the headquarters or largest employment base of three of the six largest U.S. banks, Charlotte is positioned to grow as a FinTech center. More than 40 FinTech firms are located here, including unicorn payments automation company AvidXchange and industry pioneer LendingTree. In addition, more than 6,500 core high-tech talent workers are employed in the financial services industry in the region.