Category: Economic Development

Innovation Quarter Announces Head of Biotech and Life Sciences Ecosystem Development

Isaac Perry to serve on leadership teams of Innovation Quarter and Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. to develop and expand life science sector in Winston-Salem The Innovation Quarter today announced the addition of Isaac Perry as Head of Biotech and Life Science Ecosystem Development. The Innovation Quarter is working in collaboration with Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. to develop… Read More »

2023 Edition of Industry & Community Insights Now Available

Greater Winston-Salem Industry & Community Insights, our annual print and digital publication, is out now for 2023! This community and business resource encourages business investment, talent recruitment, and relocation while promoting our region’s quality of life. We work with Livability Media to produce a high-quality print magazine, a user-friendly digital magazine and engaging content on… Read More »

Smith Reynolds is the Leading General Aviation Airport in NC

Smith Reynolds Airport is the state’s leading general aviation airport for economic impact, generating $894 million of economic impact on the local economy and supporting 3,160 jobs, according to a new report from the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Aviation Division.  The North Carolina: The State of Aviation report shows the economic impact of the state’s 72 publicly-owned airports and their related aviation and… Read More »

North Carolina Named State of the Year by Business Facilities

North Carolina is being recognized for economic development and growth, being named the 2022 State of the Year by Business Facilities, a publication specializing in the site selection marketplace. This is the second time North Carolina has received the top honor, having also been named State of the Year in 2020. “A succinct regional economic… Read More »

Q4 Report and Year-in-Review

A location announcement released this week – Nelipak Healthcare Packaging – caps off a 4th quarter full of positive momentum for Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. We are excited to celebrate the milestones of 2022 as we carry our momentum forward! This year we have seen economic growth through projects that have generated over 1,000 new… Read More »

Nelipak Healthcare Packaging Chooses Forsyth County

Nelipak Corporation (d/b/a Nelipak Healthcare Packaging), a leading global healthcare packaging manufacturer, has chosen to establish a new flexible packaging production site in Forsyth County, North Carolina. The site was selected to be Nelipak’s first flexible packaging site in the Americas region after a comprehensive nationwide search.  “We are excited to locate this new facility… Read More »

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