Month: April 2016

  • InnovateNC Tour Looks at Economic Development Resources in Area

    April 13, 2016

    A large group of representatives from around the state got behind the scenes in Wilmington area business community to see what resources are available in the area to spur innovation. The event, the first in InnovateNC: A cross-city Learning Collaborative, involved representatives from five metropolitan areas in the state selected to take part in the state’s new InnovateNC initiative. The economic development initiative is designed to help these communities brainstorm, collaborate and find viable paths to economic growth, according to Gary Vidmar, Town of Leland’s economic and community development director. After visiting and hearing from Cape Fear Community College and…