August 29, 2014

Save Intrepid Life Coffee & Spirits in Durham

“Intrepid is the kind of place that makes Durham, Durham. We can’t afford to lose it.”

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The Story:

After returning home from war as a Marine Scout/Sniper, I spent 10 years searching for a place to call home; where I could use my skills and experiences read more

August 26, 2014

Factory Workers Return to American Tobacco for Anniversary Reunion, Sept. 6

Long before American Tobacco Campus built a reputation as a premiere live-work-play destination, it was one of the world’s most prosperous factories. On Saturday, Sept. 6, from 9:45am-1:30pm, more than 150 former factory workers will return to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the campus’ remarkable reboot.


These very special guests … read more

August 22, 2014

Meet Customers, Suppliers, Biz Partners, More

Time to promote your business and have some fun…yes, at the same time.

Introducing The BIG Pitch and The BIG Expo.

You are invited to pitch your business in 2 min to executive judges (think American Idol) and a room full of 200 Chamber members and the Durham community.

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August 20, 2014

No Recession for Agro Science

Since 2008, the agricultural biotechnology sector of our regional life sciences cluster has expanded rapidly. Think microwave popcorn right when it gets going.

The growth exhibited by leading Ag Bio companies in Durham includes key international crop leaders such as BASF, Bayer Cropscience, Cheminova, L1 AgroSciences, Sipcam Agro, and Syngenta … read more

August 19, 2014

Howerton Picked for Statewide Leadership Position

Durham County Government congratulates Board of County Commissioners Vice Chairman Brenda Howerton on her securing the second vice president position for the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC). On Saturday, August 16, 2014, a body of her peers voted in her favor for the statewide office. Howerton announced her … read more

WAKA Kickball Offers New Fall Corporate Kickball League in Durham

WAKA Kickball recently opened a brand new corporate kickball league in Durham, North Carolina to meet the needs of local companies looking to find ways to engage their employees.


This new league will play on Tuesday nights in Durham at Southern Boundaries Park starting on Sept. 9, 2014. The … read more

American Tobacco Campus Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary

To celebrate our tenth anniversary, we’re asking our friends and family to share what American Tobacco Campus means to them in the form of a photo or other piece of original art:


Prizes include a weekend stay at the coming Aloft Durham Downtown hotel and much more. Please … read more

August 18, 2014

Small Businesses See Economic Rebound But Move Cautiously, According to Insperity Survey

More small business owners think we are in an economic rebound and are indicating a slight uptick in business activity since the April survey, but are more conservative in adding new products and services, according to the most recent Business Confidence Survey released today by Insperity, Inc. (NYSE:NSP), a leading … read more

August 13, 2014

Moore & Van Allen Welcomes New Manager of Professional Recruiting

Moore & Van Allen PLLC is pleased to announce that Myrna Charlot has joined the Firm as the Manager of Professional Recruiting.


In her role, Charlot will handle fall and lateral attorney recruiting.  She will also manage the Firm’s summer associate program, which begins in mid-May and runs … read more

Performance Acura Named One of “Best Dealerships To Work For

Performance Acura was named one of Automotive News’ ‘Best Dealerships to Work For’ in 2014, marking the Chapel Hill, NC dealership’s second-straight year being included on this prestigious national list.


In its third year, Automotive News has partnered with Best Companies Group to identify the dealerships in the US … read more