E.C. Sykes is the founder and general partner of Aslan Ventures, a real estate investment fund that invests solely in North Carolina. Born and raised in Durham, he previously was CEO of a small manufacturing company that became one of the fastest growing companies in North Carolina under his leadership, as well as a group president and executive officer for a $25 billion Fortune 500 company. He served as Director of Faith and Religious Liberty for Senator Ted Cruz’s 2016 presidential campaign. E.C. and his wife Susan then returned to North Carolina and are active in the community, supporting various charities, including local pregnancy centers. They have two children and three grandchildren and served as foster parents for three years.
Candidate Website: https://ecfornc.com/
Endorsement Press Release: SBA List’s Candidate Fund PAC Endorses E.C. Sykes for NC Secretary of State
General Election: November 3, 2020