oculas rift

CDI Receives Gifts from Facebook, Microsoft, and DataMax to Develop New Tech

By Staff The Center for Design Innovation has recently received gifts from two global technology giants. Microsoft and Facebook have each provided CDI with cutting edge gear for their latest virtual and augmented reality platforms. With the purpose of academic research and exploratory design, the center plans to build out […]

by · January 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
BOOM observation pier

Stitch Design Shop Receives Four Awards Granted by the American Institute of Architects

By Staff Winston-Salem’s Stitch Design Shop have announced that they have been granted four awards at the recent 2015 American Institute of Architects Winston-Salem Section Design Awards which recognizes the best in architectural design throughout the eleven county territory of the AIA Winston-Salem Section. Of the 30 project submissions received, […]

by · December 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
Wake Forest Baptist Performs its First Heart-Kidney Transplant

Wake Forest Baptist Performs its First Heart-Kidney Transplant

By Staff Last week Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center performed their first kidney transplant. According to the hospital, 54 year-old Keith Overcash is feeling better than good these days. “I feel wonderful, especially considering where I was just three months ago,” said Overcash, a 54-year-old Denton resident who in early […]

by · December 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
Winston-Salem’s Liberty Hardware Named A Winner Of The Home Depot 2015 Innovation Awards

Winston-Salem’s Liberty Hardware Named A Winner Of The Home Depot 2015 Innovation Awards

By Staff Liberty Hardware Manufacturing Corporation was recently awarded The Home Depot 2015 Marketing Innovation Award for its monthly DIY project posts, content and social campaign.  The Innovation Awards are meant to recognize the most revolutionary new products and marketing campaigns that Home Depot feels provide true benefits to consumers […]

by · November 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
twin city lofts - conceptual rendering

4th and Marshall to Host New Downtown Lofts Development

By Staff On Wednesday afternoon Triad-based developer GEMCAP and Leonard Ryden Burr announced a new residential project that will bring economic development and new residents to downtown Winston-Salem. GEMCAP will serve as the developer and general contractor of Twin City Lofts, a 70,000 square foot luxury residential condominium development that […]

by · November 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Community, Downtown, Innovation
digital city

Winston-Salem Once More Recognized as a Top 10 Digital City

By Staff   For the 14th year in a row Winston-Salem has been ranked as one of the top 10 most technology-advanced cities of its size in America by the e.Republic Center for Digital Government. Winston-Salem tied with Salt Lake City, for fifth in the center’s 2015 Digital Cities Survey […]

by · November 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Innovation

Local Innovators to be Showcased at 14th Annual Tech Briefing

by Staff The Winston-Salem Chamber Commerce will host their 2015 Tech Briefing on October 28, from 8-10 a.m. at the Center for Design Innovation (450 Design Avenue Winston-Salem, NC 27101). The event is FREE and open to the public. Registration is required. Attendees can register HERE. The Tech Briefing is an […]

by · October 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
2014 expo

Winston-Salem Regional Association of REALTORS® to Hold Small Business & Technology Expo

By Staff The Winston-Salem Regional Association of REALTORS®-Young Professional Network will be presenting the 6th Annual Small Business & Technology Expo at the James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium in the Old Salem Visitor Center on Tuesday, Sept. 29th. The Technology & Business Expo brings together various companies who will display […]

by · September 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
ccd weekday guide

Opportunities of the Week – September 21-24

compiled by Kerri Hughes Not only does Camel City have a hopping weekend scene,  it also has tons of events throughout the week. Keep reading for more information on what to look forward to  this week!

by · September 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Innovation

“Geek-A-Thon” Refurbishes and Awards Computers to Local Students

Wells Fargo teams up with WinstonNet and Kramden Institute to provide students with new opportunities through home computers by Staff Approximately 200 team members from Wells Fargo volunteered their time on Thursday and Friday at the Milton Rhodes Art Center to refurbish desktop computers during a three-day “Geek-A-Thon” sponsored by […]

by · September 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Community, Innovation