Category: Create Together


Startup Accelerator for Creative Companies Launches in Winston-Salem

Entrepreneurial ecosystem partner Center for Creative Economy is introducing a new accelerator program for creative startups. Kinetic Creative Boot Camp helps creatives get ready to launch their business idea. It’s a 4-week hands-on “learning and doing” experience for creatives who are ready to turn their idea into a business. Workshops will take place in Winston-Salem, NC… Read More »

Tech Briefing Showcases Winston-Salem’s Latest Research and Innovations

The 2019 Tech Briefing showcased some of Winston-Salem’s most innovative projects and ideas, highlighting the ways that local startup incubators, higher education institutions, and premiere healthcare organizations are creating a culture of collaboration and innovation that’s reimagining the future of Winston-Salem. The first Tech Briefing was held in 2001, the same year that Apple introduced… Read More »

The Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Working Together for Winston-Salem

Our goal is to make Winston-Salem and Forsyth County the best place to start and grow a business – nationwide. It’s a common goal shared by many partners working together to make it happen, as you heard from Inmar CEO, David Mounts, at the Chamber’s 134th Annual Meeting.  The vehicle for achieving the goal is our Entrepreneurial… Read More »

2019 Awards Presented at the Annual Meeting

The Chamber’s 134th Annual Meeting included the presentations of our 2019 awards. Here are the honorees: Duke Energy Citizenship & Service Award: Mrs. Sylvia Sprinkle-Hamlin Sylvia Sprinkle-Hamlin exemplifies citizenship and service through her life-long dedication to giving back to the citizens of Winston-Salem. As the executive producer for the National Black Theatre Festival for many years,… Read More »

Flywheel Hosts Triad Startup Weekend

Go from an idea to an actionable business concept in 54 hours. On November 8-10th, 2019, Flywheel Coworking will host the Techstars Startup Weekend – a place to look for a team, validate your business idea, create a prototype, and receive feedback from experienced entrepreneurs, all in one weekend. You’ll pitch your own idea or listen… Read More »

Winston-Salem is Trending on Recent National Rankings

As the community continues building a vibrant, innovative, and diverse economy that fuels the growth of Winston-Salem, it’s time to pause and take a moment to recognize our progress. Along the way, a shift has occurred, and the momentum is building. How do we know this? Because Winston-Salem, you’re trending.   In the past six weeks, Winston-Salem… Read More »


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