Category: Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. News

Forsyth Technical Community College Recognized by Achieving the Dream as a 2024 Leader College

Forsyth Technical Community College announced that it has been designated a Leader College by Achieving the Dream (ATD), a national nonprofit dedicated to advancing community colleges as hubs of equity and economic mobility in their communities. “We are honored to be among one of ten Leader Colleges this year, and grateful that our work to… Read More »

WS/FCS Recognized for Significant Post-Pandemic Gains

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools is included in a new study on how school districts across the country are recovering from the pandemic and is among those showing significant gains since 2020. Researchers from Harvard and Stanford Universities released the national data set and overall, WS/FCS was among the fastest recovering districts and among the best in… Read More »

WFIRM to lead $40 Million initiative for Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine Consortium

The Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, part of Wake Forest University School of Medicine, has been selected to lead the Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine (AFIRM) Consortium. The project – a $40 million, five year-long award from the Defense Health Agency (DHA) – will focus on taking regenerative medicine solutions for battlefield injuries… Read More »

2024 Edition of Industry & Community Insights Available Now

We are excited to release the 2024 edition of Greater Winston Salem: Industry and Community Insights! Our annual print magazine and digital content platform is published in partnership with Livability Media, which has named Winston-Salem to its Top 100 Places to Live ranking for 2023-24. Request Your Copies Today Industry and Community Insights is used… Read More »

Mark Owens Named to the CACCE Board of Directors

Mark Owens, President and CEO of Greater Winston-Salem, Inc., will serve on the board of directors for The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE). In this role, he will have the opportunity to collaborate with Chamber leaders across North and South Carolina. The following chamber professionals have been elected to serve on the… Read More »

Year in Review: Q4 Report

PDF Download Our Q4 Report offers full insights into Winston-Salem’s business climate in 2023, tracking our progress and measuring economic growth heading into the new year. 2023 Highlights Community Engagement: 79 Events | 3,400+ Member Engagement Locations & Expansions: 368+ New Jobs | $177.7M Capital Investment Economic Development: 78 Active Projects | 150+ Local Employer… Read More »

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