By Luke Bollinger – Reporter, Triad Business Journal The Whitaker Park Development Authority got a big win in 2018 when Cook Medical announced its intention to buy and occupy 850,000 square feet at Whitaker Park. But just under 1 million square…read more
January 2, 2019 For Immediate Release: Cook Medical completes acquisition of former cigarette manufacturing facility Winston-Salem, N.C. – Today, Cook Medical announced that it has completed an agreement with Whitaker Park Development Authority…read more
Winston-Salem and Forsyth County have received Opportunity Zone designation for 11 census tracts. See image below for a map of area Opportunity Zones. For more information on qualified tracts and a larger image of the map below, please click…read more
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
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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.