Innovation

Varsa Health Wins Inmar’s Digital Health Challenge Powered by Flywheel

Varsa Health Wins Inmar’s Digital Health Challenge Powered by Flywheel

Winning solution combines mobile technology, data science and design to better measure clinical outcomes from the perspective of patients and consumers.

by · July 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Innovation
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Forsyth Tech Small Business Center Promotes Success Through Roundtables

By Allan Younger Regardless of the type of business, we are much more likely to be successful when we align ourselves with others who are committed to similar objectives. We must learn to create and maintain partnerships that contribute to our success. This will enhance our ability to meet our […]

by · July 19, 2015 · 3 comments · Business, Innovation
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Flywheel Partners with Startup Factory of Durham for Unique Bootcamps

By Staff Flywheel is teaming with serial entrepreneurs, investors and The Startup Factory co-founders Chris Heivly and Dave Neal to create a center of gravity for entrepreneurship in Winston Salem. Beginning this summer, TSF will operate one week Startup Boot Camps around the state starting in Winston Salem, which will […]

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Secretary of Labor Perez Praises Forsyth Tech Programs

By Michael A. Wisemam Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez and Congresswoman Virginia Foxx paid a visit to Forsyth Tech this week with a clear message: If the new post-recession economy is a Big Mac, institutions like Forsyth Tech are the signature gooey deliciousness that makes it come together. “You are […]

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Creative Corridors to Change the Face of Downtown

By Michael A. Wiseman The Creative Corridors Coalition was formed in 2007 with one important mandate: help transform the proposed North Carolina Department of Transportation Business 40 Project into a visually stunning showcase for life in Winston-Salem. While NC DOT made plans to replace 11 aging bridges leading into downtown, […]

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Forsyth Tech Small Biz Center: Meet One of Our Clients

By Allan Younger In my last article, I announced the events that we scheduled in celebration of National Small Business Week during the week of 5/4-5/8. Every year since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing National Small Business Week, which recognizes the critical contributions […]

by · June 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
Innovative Partnership Between Wake Forest and Forsyth Tech Yields New Technology

Innovative Partnership Between Wake Forest and Forsyth Tech Yields New Technology

By Michael A. Wiseman Innovation has become the foundation upon which Winston-Salem has found herself rebuilding. It’s not just the name of a section of downtown, or catchy city-wide tagline, but more a pervasive mindset that is changing the way things happen around town. And it’s what brought Forsyth Tech and […]

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$96 Million in New Investment Coming to the Brookstown District

By Staff “It is nice to see somebody come in from the outside and confirm what many of us have known all along.” Gayle N. Anderson, president & CEO of the W-S Chamber   The same week that hot retailer Mast General brought big time retail back to downtown, Winston-Salem […]

by · May 7, 2015 · 2 comments · Business, Innovation
Flywheel and Inmar Team Up to Host Business Idea Challenge with $25,000 Prize

Flywheel and Inmar Team Up to Host Business Idea Challenge with $25,000 Prize

By Staff The Inmar Digital Health Challenge 2015 powered by Flywheel will run from April 30 to July 20, 2015. Participants will submit innovative digital health-related business ideas for a chance to win a $25,000 cash prize and potential future funding. Participants in the Inmar Digital Health Challenge will propose […]

by · May 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
Global Organization Names Winston-Salem a Great City for Startups

Global Organization Names Winston-Salem a Great City for Startups

By Staff Winston-Salem has been recognized for being a hub for innovation, economic growth, and prosperity at the local level. It’s been named a Startup Grind city, joining a global community of 150 cities across 65 countries who excel at connecting entrepreneurs and fostering innovation.