Grounded in research
Salix is located in the heart of Raleigh, an internationally renowned center for business and economic development in North Carolina. As the state capital, Raleigh is home to leading industrial companies, one of the largest concentrations of high-technology workers in the country, and the scene for new and expanding businesses. Adjacent to Raleigh is Research Triangle Park, home to Fortune 100 multinational research and development operations and a number of US federal agencies as well as winners of the Nobel and Pulitzer prizes, and the US Presidential and National Science Foundation awards.
Raleigh is anchored by the research institutions of North Carolina State University, Duke University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The area is consistently noted for being one of the best places to live and work in the United States.
No. 1: Bloomberg best city in America
Top 10: U.S. News & World Report 2009 Best Places to Live
No. 2: Kiplinger 2008 Best Cities to Live, Work, and Play