Category: Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. News

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 »

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 »

German Manufacturer Establishes North American Headquarters in Forsyth County

Ziehl-Abegg will relocate into Union Cross Industrial Center investing over $100 million and creating hundreds of new jobs  Ziehl-Abegg, a German manufacturer of ventilation systems, generators, and other equipment, will establish its North American headquarters in Forsyth County, investing over $100 million and creating hundreds of new jobs. The company has selected a 500,000 SF… Read More »

Forsyth County Celebrates National Career Development Month

The month of November is dedicated to honoring talent and workforce through National Career Development Month, an initiative of the National Career Development Association. Here are a few of the ways that Winston-Salem, Forsyth County, and North Carolina are honoring this field! North Carolina Career Development Coordinator Day Governor Roy Cooper has issued a proclamation… Read More »

25 Young Professionals Receive Leadership Awards

For the first time ever, Winston Under 40 is presenting 25 local young professionals with a leadership award in 2022. Due to an extremely qualified and deserving group of nominees, the 2022 cohort has increased to 25 recipients, from the typical 20 honorees. These young professionals have been selected for their outstanding achievements in both… Read More »

Q3 Report: Talent & Workforce Edition

Digital Copy | PDF Our Q3 Report features a special focus on Talent and Workforce. This quarter has brought momentum in growing our talent pipeline, with new efforts in educational initiatives and talent attraction outreach that has reached millions. A combined approach to developing the workforce – cultivating local talent and sharing our message with… Read More »

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