Category: Economic Development

MIMEDX Joins the RegenMed Hub

MIMEDX is the latest addition to the RegeneratOR Innovation Accelerator, located in the Regenerative Medicine Hub (RegenMed Hub), a rapidly growing regenerative medicine ecosystem based in the Innovation Quarter of Winston-Salem. MIMEDX is a placental biologics company and a pioneer in placental tissue engineering. The company has distributed more than two million tissue allografts to date,… Read More »

WSPR Fund Exceeds $1 Million in Investments to Local Startups

The Winston-Salem Partners Roundtable (WSPR) Fund, a Winston-Salem based angel group with over 70 members, has closed two new investments bringing its total investment to $1.04 million since launching in July 2021. DHN Solutions, a digital health company, and Jenni Earle, a consumer goods company, join WSPR as its fifth and sixth portfolio companies. The… Read More »

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 »

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