News

The City of Raleigh will host the 2nd Annual Raleigh Small Business Connect, on May 7, 2019, in partnership with Carolina Small Business Development Fund, Women’s Business Center of NC, Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce and Wake Technical Community College. Registration is free and open until May 5. 

Read more ...

On Wednesday, March 20, City of Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane​ welcomed local, regional, state, and national leaders to an event where the report Want to Grow North Carolina’s Economy? Fix the Child Care Crises was released. The report was written by ReadyNation, a global nonprofit that leverages the experience, influence, and expertise of more than 2,000 business executives to promote public policies and programs that build a stronger workforce and stronger economy. 

Read more ...

On Saturday, March 9, members of Raleigh’s Office of Economic Development and Innovation team and area partner organizations head to Austin, TX for the annual South by Southwest Interactive Tradeshow and Festival. The purpose of the trip is to host a booth at the Interactive Tradeshow which will feature a new activation at SXSW, asking attendees to “Picture Yourself in Raleigh.” 

Read more ...

Raleigh's Economic Development and Innovation Office are proud to present our FY18 Annual Report! Learn more about our team’s progress toward our goals over the past year of attracting new jobs and investment; encouraging existing industry expansion and retention; strengthening small business development; catalyzing entrepreneurship and innovation; advancing workforce development priorities – all to cultivate a place of prosperity for those who call Raleigh home. 

Raleigh4u RT @RaleighMoves: Couldn't make it to any of our #BikeToWorkDay stops this morning? Well you're in luck - for the first time this year, we…
Raleigh4u RT @DowntownRaleigh: Celebrate @artsplosure's 40TH Anniversary this Saturday and Sunday! The festival will take over Fayetteville Street wi…
Raleigh4u Two boarded-up Blount Street properties get a facelift as SE #Raleigh transformation continues! One received… https://t.co/7Cuxk8e8f5
LaunchRaleigh RT @InnovateRaleigh: Did you know that @ArchiveSocial 's superstar CEO @anilchawla is giving the closing keynote?? Limited time: use pr…
LaunchRaleigh RT @K4Connect: From the arts to #software — one of our talented Advocates shares her journey to finding a fulfilling career in #engineering
LaunchRaleigh RT @DerrickMinor: ❤️ You change countless lives every time you speak. I’ve never before witnessed leverage being leveraged to this extent.…
LaunchRaleigh RT @Raleigh4u: We love you, too, #Raleigh. Especially on days like today. #TriangleDelivers #awarmdayinfebruary #getoutside https://t.co/l8
LaunchRaleigh RT @NCStateENT: [email protected]NCState alum startup @LiveGlean recently won the People's Choice Award of $25k at the 2019 @FarmBureau Ag Innovation Chal…