Swerve’s New Members

CCE would like to welcome it’s newest Swerve members: Devora Black Owens Daniels Sonjy Daniels Angel Fant Edward Garcia Ben Hecht Ramona King Corey Madden John Moore Robert Moyer Tommy Priest Franklin Terry Shana Whitehead Allan Younger The Kenan Institute for the Arts Visit the Swerve Directory to see the full list of members and check out their bios!


  On April 4th, the Center for Creative Economy officially bid farewell to Brittany Mashburn and welcomed Magalie Yacinthe into our creative family! Magalie serves as the newest Project Management Assistant alongside Executive Director, Margaret H. Collins. Magalie comes to the Center for Creative Economy with experience working with a Winston-Salem nonprofit, Delta Arts Center,… MORE

Accelerator Alums in NY Times!

Creative Startups alumni are making major moves- NY Times Style! Read Meow Wolf and Sydney Alfonso‘s features in these recent New York Times Style Magazine articles.

Swerve’s New Members

Swerve would like to welcome it’s newest members: Ioannis Batsios Marguerite Gusdon Emmy Williams, of Interior Solutions Excalibur Direct Marketing Visit the Swerve Directory to see the full list of members and check out their bios!

Highlights – Triad Design Leadershop 2015

Watch video highlights from the March 2015 Triad Design Leadershop! The vent took place at Flywheel in the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter in Winston-Salem, NC. The two day event attracted business leaders and creative professionals with the theme “The Architecture of Experience: Designing for People, Designing for Profit.” March 2015 – TDL Video Highlights For… MORE

CCE – Project Management Apprentice

CCE is currently looking for a Project Management Apprentice! For full job description, click here. Qualifications: • Available to work a minimum of 20 hours up to a maximum of 40 hours per week. • Should be comfortable interpreting data, sifting through research, and compiling reports. • Strong written and oral communication skills, ability to… MORE

UpStart Live!

UpStart Live! Feb. 5th – 7th, 2016 UpStart Live is an event like no other. It is collaborative approach to taking a startup through conception to market in just 48 hours. This event will focus on a creative industry, The Olio, Winston-Salem’s own glassblowing studio, and will create a sustainable revenue model for a new product line…. MORE

Creative Economy Online Course

CCE’s colleague in the National Creative Economy Coalition, Christine Harris, will offer a unique online class in the Creative Economy through the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. It will be available for credit and non-credit.  Creative Economy is one of UMass Art Extension Service’s most unique arts management courses. AES recently spoke with instructor Christine Harris on… MORE

SWERVE’s December 3rd Final Launch Event

Center for Creative Economy wrapped up its three-event launch of SWERVE, the new hub for creative individuals and businesses in the Triad. The room was alive and inspired after hearing Kyle Webster, internationally-award winning illustrator, talk about his journey to success. Kyle began the presentation advising how to position your brand on the web and… MORE