Door Manufacturing Company to Open Facility in Pilot Mountain

Pilot Mountain, NC - Young Door Company, a new door manufacturing company, will open an interior door manufacturing plant in Pilot Mountain, NC, in January 2022. The company will occupy approximately 45,000 sq/ft of manufacturing space at 523 South Stephens Street in Pilot Mountain; they will share the building with the current tenant, SPX. The company plans to create approximately 25-40 jobs over a period of two years and invest over $3,000,000 in machinery and equipment. 

Young Door was started by Mark Stukenborg and Tom Brown in April of 2021. They have over 60 years of interior door and millwork manufacturing experience and are excited about this new opportunity to run their own facility in Pilot Mountain. They will produce interior doors that will be sold at home improvement stores and other retailers where millwork is sold. They plan to start operations in January of 2022 and grow from there. 

“Tom and I are very excited to be starting our manufacturing business in Pilot Mountain. It is a great location for the customers we are targeting, and we are looking forward to being a part of the community,” said Mark Stuckenborg, one of the owners of Young Door Company. 

“Manufacturers like Young Door recognize that Pilot Mountain offers not only a competitive place to do business, but also a good quality of life for prospective employees. We welcome their investment in our community,” stated Mayor Evan Cockerham.

“The Surry County Economic Development Partnership is happy to have been able to help Mark and his team get started in Pilot Mountain. We believe that this will be a great location for them and look forward to helping them grow their business here in Surry County,” said Todd Tucker, President of the Surry County Economic Development Partnership. 

For more information about Young Door and potential employment opportunities, please contact Mark Stukenborg at 

For more information about the Surry County Economic Development Partnership, go to or contact us at 336-401-9900 or