Author: Greater Winston-Salem, Inc.

Frank L. Blum Construction Expands in Winston-Salem 

Company to invest $3.8 million and add 35 jobs Frank L. Blum Construction, a commercial general contractor headquartered in Winston-Salem, is announcing an expansion that will invest more than $3.8 million and create 35 new jobs. The project will relocate its existing headquarters operations from 830 East 25th Street to a newly acquired office building… Read More »

 El Programa de Becas para Empresas Minoritarias Anuncia el Ciclo de Solicitud 2022 

El Fondo de Becas para Empresas Comerciales Minoritarias (MBE) pronto abrirá para aceptar solicitudes. El Fondo MBE proporciona a las pequeñas empresas de propiedad de afroamericanos y latinos hasta $25,000 y se enfoca en mejorar el éxito empresarial, la retención y la creación de empleos.  Para calificar las empresas deben estar ubicadas en el condado… Read More »

Minority Business Enterprise Grant Program Announces 2022 Application Cycle

The Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Grant fund will soon be open for applications. The MBE Fund provides Black and Latinx-owned small businesses with up to $25,000 and is focused on improving business success, job retention, and job creation.  Businesses must be located in Forsyth County and in operation as of January 1st, 2022 to qualify.… Read More »

Forsyth Tech Announces Health Technologies Apprenticeships with Atrium, Novant Health

Forsyth Tech, along with representatives from Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist and Novant Health, announced that apprenticeships for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) at the two healthcare providers will be available. The apprenticeships are part of Forsyth Tech’s award-winning Learn and Earn Apprenticeship Program (LEAP), and is the only registered MRI apprenticeship in the state of… Read More »

State of Education Features University Leaders Panel

State of Education Tuesday, September 1311:30am-1:00pm | Benton Convention Center Panel Speakers: Brian Cole, Chancellor, UNC School of the Arts Dr. Summer McGee, President, Salem College Dr. Charles Petitt, President, Carolina University Dr. Elwood Robinson, Chancellor, Winston-Salem State University Dr. Janet Spriggs, President, Forsyth Tech Dr. Susan Wente, President, Wake Forest University Winston-Salem/Forsyth County is… Read More »

Quarterly Report Highlights Expansions, Entrepreneurship, and More

Our Q2 Report charts our progress towards our 2030 Vision: to be the best mid-sized city in the Southeast, to be a more equitable community, and to be the best place to raise a family. Don’t miss the latest updates happening in Winston-Salem and Forsyth County: Q2 Highlights: 79 projects in pipeline, totaling 16K+ jobs… Read More »

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