Mullican Flooring, one of the top five U.S. manufacturers of hardwood flooring, located one of its two manufacturing centers in Norton because of the interest shown by local and state government. Crutchfield Corporation, the nation’s leading catalog and Internet retailer of audio and video components, opened its first satellite call center here. Dominion Energy, Verizon and Sykes Enterprises, Inc. are leading companies in their industries and have significant operations in Wise County. Major coal companies and gas businesses involved in exploration and distribution continue to operate in the region. Wise County is also home to the Mineral Gap Data Center, a mission critical tier III center operated by DP Facilities.