Cree company profile
Cree, Inc. is a market-leading innovator and manufacturer of semiconductors that enhance the value of LED solid-state lighting, power, and communications products by significantly increasing their energy performance.
Biden praises Durham LED maker
Vice President Joe Biden touted Durham-based Cree Inc. Thursday as an example of the Obama administration's efforts to expand clean-energy manufacturing jobs that pay middle-class salaries.
Cree adding more than 500 jobs over three years
Manufacturer Cree announced Thursday that it will add 500 "green" jobs at its Durham headquarters over the course of three years. As many as 275 of those positions will be in place by the end of the calendar year, CEO Chuck Swoboda said.