Category: Economic Development

Novant Health Announces Year-End Growth Numbers in Greater Winston-Salem Market

Health care system opens 28 clinics and adds 67 physicians in 2019 Novant Health announced its physician and clinic growth for 2019 in the greater Winston-Salem market. Within the past 12 months, the health care system opened 28 clinics and added 67 physicians. The new clinics include 20 startups, four of which were joint ventures… Read More »

Quarterly Report Highlights Regional Investments and National Accolades

The Winston Salem Chamber has issued its latest quarterly report recapping a strong fourth quarter in Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. Access the digital publication to learn more about these featured articles and more: A Top 10 City in 2020 Winston-Salem and Forsyth County gain two new national rankings for economic indicators in 2020. We’re ranked… Read More »

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 »

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 »

New Startup Tier Includes Access to WellQ Healthcare Services

The Winston Salem Chamber and WellQ are partnering to offer healthcare services to local startups. Businesses that are formally engaged in the entrepreneurial ecosystem, such as members of Winston Starts and Flywheel Coworking, can join the Chamber’s Startup Tier to access this new offering. WellQ provides access to doctor’s office visits, virtual visits, pharmacy services,… 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 »

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