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Local Economic Development Agencies
Foreign Trade Zone Resources
Logistics & Distribution
Capital Associated Industries
CAI is a non-profit employers’ association serving the Piedmont Triad. CAI provides over 1,000 member companies with management information, day-to-day telephone guidance, and training and human resources services.
Duke Energy generates and delivers electricity and innovative products and services while supporting the prosperity of Piedmont Triad communities.
Industrial Rail Incentives
This funding from the North Carolina Department of Transportation helps ensure that companies have the railroad tracks needed to transport freight and materials. The program uses state funds to assist in constructing or refurbishing tracks required by a new or expanding industry to encourage economic development.
Manufactured in NC
Looking for a supplier? Search the directory of NC manufacturers.
NC Manufacturers, Does your business need more visibility? Enroll now to get a free profile page.
NC Community College System/Workforce Training
North Carolina Community Colleges are internationally recognized for their economic and workforce development programs.
NC Department of Revenue
This site contains information on the state tax code and downloadable forms and instructions.
NC Employment Security Commission
The NC ESC provides data and information for employers including information on filing, tax rates, and labor market information.
NC Rural Economic Development Center
This agency is dedicated to economic development in the 85 counties of the state classified as rural.
NC Small Business & Technology Development Center
The SBTDC provides management counseling and educational services to help North Carolina businesses meet challenges, manage change, and plan for the future.
Official Website of the State of North Carolina
This site contains links to all departments of state government, statewide media outlets, a calendar of events, and press releases from the Governor's Office.
North Carolina Biotechnology Center
The mission of the NC Biotechnology center is to provide long-term economic benefit to North Carolina through support of biotechnology research, development and commercialization statewide.
North Carolina Department of Commerce
North Carolina’s leading economic-development agency, working with local, regional, national and international companies. The department’s mission is to improve the economic well-being and quality of life for all North Carolinians.
North Carolina General Assembly
This link provides access to the legislators in the NC General Assembly, and to pending legislation.
North Carolina International Offices
The North Carolina Department of Commerce maintains offices around the globe. At each location, you’ll find separate teams of specialists assigned either to support export activity or to facilitate foreign direct investment in the state. These offices are staffed by professionals who can assist you with every step of your international investment project or your export strategy– all free of charge.
North Carolina Technology Association
This organization works to promote and strengthen the electronics, telecommunications, software, Internet and related service industries in North Carolina.
The State's economic development and business recruitment site provides helpful information for anyone considering locating or expanding their business in North Carolina, including location tools and data, timely economic development news, small business resources and overviews of our state's key industries.
Asheboro City Schools
Caswell County Schools
Davidson County Schools
Davie County Schools
Guilford County Magnet Schools
Guilford County Schools is pleased to provide parents a wide variety of choices for their children's education - choices that build on or stimulate educational interests, foster academic achievement and provide cultural and ethnic diversity. Choosing the best school for their child is one of the most important decisions parents must make.
Guilford County Schools
Lexington City Schools
Montgomery County Schools
Randolph County Schools
Rockingham County Schools
Stokes County Schools
Surry County Schools
Thomasville City Schools
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Magnet Schools
The 12 Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Magnet School Programs attract students to learning by offering in-depth studies and experiences in their area of interest, such as the arts, the global community, technology, leadership and more.
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
Center for Design Innovation
An inter-institutional research center of the University of North Carolina.
Triad Design Leadershop Video
Triad Design Leadershop video reel
Triad Career Path
Greater Triad Postal Customer Council (GTPCC)
GTPCC works to foster and maintain a close working relationship between mailers and the United States Postal Service and serves as a vehicle for interchange of ideas among mailers and Postal Service officials. GTPCC is part of the National Postal Customer Council which has more than 200 local PCCs and approximately 120,000 members across the country. All businesses that use the USPS in their day-to-day operations are eligible to be members of their local PCC.
High Point Market
The largest home furnishings trade show in the world is located right here in the Piedmont Triad. With over 11.5 million square feet of showroom space, over 180 buildings 26,000 exhibitors and 70,000 attendees this show is unmatched by any other. The event brings $1.14 billion in economic impact and 13,000 jobs to North Carolina each year. The show is held each year in April and October and is only open to the home furnishings trade.
Museums of the Triad
Museums of the Triad is a collaboration of museums located in the Triad area of Winston-Salem, High Point and Greensboro. With over 20 museums in the Triad area, both large and small, explore the ups and downs of history, see fine art and peruse inspiring crafts at your leisure.
Northwest Piedmont Council of Governments
The Northwest Piedmont Council of Governments (NWPCOG) is a voluntary association of municipal and county governments enabled by state law to promote regional issues and cooperation among members. The NWPCOG serves member governments in the following counties: Davie, Forsyth, Stokes, Surry and Yadkin.
Piedmont Authority for Regional Transportation
PART is a Regional Transportation Authority with a goal to improve transportation through regional cooperation.
Piedmont Land Conservancy
The Piedmont Land Conservancy is a nonprofit, grassroots land trust in nine North Carolina Counties: Alamance, Caswell, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph, Rockingham, Stokes, Surry, and Yadkin.
Piedmont Triad Council of Governments
The Piedmont Triad Council of Governments (PTCOG) is a voluntary association of municipal and county governments enabled by state law to promote regional issues and cooperation among members. The PTCOG serves member governments in the following counties: Alamance, Caswell, Davidson, Guilford, Montgomery, Randolph and Rockingham.
Piedmont Triad Film Commission
The Film Commission provides marketing and production assistance to the film, video and still photography industries.
GIS Search - Piedmont Triad Prospector
Piedmont Triad Research Park
The Piedmont Triad Research Park (PTRP) is located in Winston-Salem’s downtown business district and centered in the North Carolina Technology Corridor, PTRP expansion plans, led by Wake Forest University Health Sciences, are underway to revitalize its 230 acres over the next 20-30 years.
Triad Job Link