WILMINGTON, NC Today, 1161 delegates from 90 North Carolina counties voted to elect the Chairman and Vice Chairman to lead the North Carolina Republican Party for a two-year term at the 2011 North Carolina Republican State Convention. The vote took place in the Exhibit Hall at the Wilmington Convention Center in Wilmington, NC.
Robin Hayes was re-elected by acclamation as Chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party. Chairman Hayes has been serving as Chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party since his election on January 15, 2011. He is a former United States Congressman from the 8th Congressional district and a resident of Concord.
Wayne King was elected to Vice-Chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party. King is the 10th District Republican Chairman, former Chairman of the Cleveland County Republican Party and a resident of Kings Mountain.