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
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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
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Did Yes Weekly! Inflate Their Circulation Numbers and Lie to Advertisers?

By Staff On the front cover of Greensboro’s Triad City Beat Wednesday, investigative journalist Eric Ginsburg has a blistering story accusng Yes Weekly! of inflating their numbers for years in an effort to convince advertisers that they were being read far more than they were. According to TCB’s reporting , […]

by · November 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Community, Neighborhoods

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

Duke Energy to Acquire Piedmont Natural Gas for $4.9 Billion in Cash

By Staff   Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas announced today that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement for Duke Energy to acquire Piedmont for approximately $4.9 billion in cash. The companies are targeting a closing by the end of 2016 and will continue […]

by · October 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Uncategorized
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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

Executive changes announced at RAI – Crew to Become Chief Operating Officer of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

By Staff Reynolds American Inc. has announced several executive changes at both RAI and its largest subsidiary, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. Accoding to RAI, all the changes will be effective Oct. 1, 2015. Debra A. Crew, currently president and chief commercial officer of R.J. Reynolds, will become president and chief […]

by · September 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation

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

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
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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