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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
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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
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10 Ways to Shop Local for the Holidays

by Carissa Joines Cover photo: IDEAS on Burke Street There are just 10 Days til Christmas, and whether you are shopping to find the last thing on your list or just starting out, CCD has all the help you’ll need to find the perfect gift while supporting local businesses and […]

by · December 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Community, Guides & Events, Uncategorized
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
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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
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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