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Triad Business Journal names Margaret Collins, of CCE, Triad Power Player

Founding Executive Director for Center for Creative Economy, Margaret Collins, is named Triad Business Journal’s 2017 Power Player! “These are the individuals who have taken the baton, if you will, to champion truly catalytic efforts, to put their reputations and dollars at risk and to execute plans that move game-changing projects — and our region… MORE

Center for Creative Economy Announces Accelerator Finalists and Awards Funding

The Center for Creative Economy announced the three Winston-Salem based companies that have taken the top prized in the Creative Startups’ Southeastern Accelerator Program. Read the full press release here. Recent news articles: www.bizjournals.com – “Three Winston-Salem companies receive funding from Creative Startups accelerator” Want to learn more about Creative Startups Winston-Salem? Learn more here…. MORE

CCE Announces Creative Startups Winners

Embodied Labs, The Feeling Friends, and Muddy Creek Cafe and Music Hall were the top 3 finalists for the 2016 Winston Salem cohort! Read the full article here

Creative Startups Winston Salem Announces Competitors

Creative Startups Winston Salem Announces Competitors for $50,000 in Venture Funding  — CREATIVE STARTUPS ANNOUNCES COMPETITORS FOR $50,000 IN VENTURE FUNDING Winston Salem, NC – August 8, 2016 – Ten creative entrepreneurs, from Asheville, Atlanta, Chicago, Mexico City, Nashville, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, will compete for $50,000 in venture funding as part of Creative Startups’ newest… MORE

Winston-Salem Ranked as Top City to Start a Business!

Camel City Dispatch recently released an article on a study completed by Wallethub naming Winston-Salem, NC as a great place to open up shop. ” Winston-Salem came in 11th overall out of 150 cities, and came in 3rd for the highest average growth of number of small businesses.”  Read the full article here