Since Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced plans to build a second headquarters, 238 bids from cities across North America, including four North Carolina regions, were submitted to attract the ecommerce retail giant. On Thursday, Forbes…read more
North Carolina has built one of the country’s strongest business climates over the past two decades, fueled by low business costs, incentives and a young, educated workforce, many of whom have been trained at the strong universities in the state…read more
Location, quality of life and cost of doing business lead the long list of reasons business leaders in the Piedmont Triad believe North Carolina is primed to land a transformative project like Amazon’s HQ2. Amazon received 238 proposals…read more
The Winston-Salem City Council announced that the redevelopment of Whitaker Park will be one of their main goals in 2017. The council also discussed their plans to revise local economic development incentives to give more weight to…read more
Reason To Believe Company (RTB), a manufacturer of innovative, technology-based solutions for the health of hair, skin and nails, announced today the opening of its key ingredient manufacturing facility in the newly renovated Whitaker Park…read more
Forsyth Technical Community College, the second largest school of its kind in the Triad, is introducing several new programs for the 2015-2016 academic year, including an associate degree in engineering. Learn more…read more
Our Success is Growing
WSBI and our business and community partners have achieved great success over the past year. Through collaboration and support from business leaders like you, WSBI has been able to help bring new energy into attracting companies to the area. However, the hard work, persistence and collaboration must continue in order to keep momentum on our side.