Category: Keep it Local

Local Woman-Owned Formal Wear Boutique Celebrates New Ownership

Christopher’s Formal Wear recently celebrated its first year under the ownership of Haley Logan. The milestone was celebrated with friends, family, staff members, the Winston-Salem Rescue Squad, and the Chamber of Commerce. “Here at Christopher’s, we’re all about building relationships,” said Haley, owner of Christopher’s Formal Wear. “We take the time to talk with each… Read More »

Local Tech Startup Launches SWIPE.BY App, Helping Restaurants Compete in the Digital World

On Thursday morning we will celebrate innovation in Winston-Salem with the launch of SWIPE.BY, a new app available on Android and iOS, that brings the convenience of curbside service to many local Winston-Salem restaurants. Users place an order online, drive to the restaurant and a server brings their food right to their car. SWIPE.BY Ribbon… Read More »

Working Well With Others

What if I told you that by working with other groups you can raise both of your organization’s profiles while also increasing audiences and name recognition? And, on top of that – you can even save money and time — these are just a few of the benefits of collaboration or what I call “working… Read More »

Passageway Park Ribbon Cutting

The Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership in conjunction with the City of Winston-Salem, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at the newly renovated Passageway Park on Thursday, May 9, at 11:00 a.m. The event will include remarks from local elected leaders and representatives from the renovation project, along with food trucks and live music. Passageway Park is… Read More »

Women Leaders in Forsyth Medical Center’s History

In honor of Women’s History Month, Novant Health takes a look at its founding history, due in large part to the efforts of women. Women currently make up 83 percent of Novant Health’s overall workforce and five members of the not-for-profit’s executive team. The impact of women in healthcare at its main Winston-Salem hospital and… Read More »

Working Together with Venture Cafe

As part of our joint efforts to align strategies and efforts in economic development, the Chamber and Venture Café Winston-Salem announce a partnership in which both organizations will collaborate on initiatives designed to accelerate the city’s innovation and entrepreneurial economies. The Chamber and Venture Café will promote local innovation through tech events, highlight young leaders,… Read More »

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