October 27, 2016

Sponsor an Intern, Help Scale Durham YouthWork

Forward-thinking employers in Durham are hosting over 200 young people ages 14-24 in paid summer internships.

Research shows work-based learning, such as summer internships, motivates young people to stay in school, graduate and steer toward careers. Providing internships prepares youth for work, builds a talent pipeline for employers and creates … read more

October 26, 2016

Welcome New Durham 2.0 Investor: L.A. Downey and Sons

The Durham Chamber would like to welcome its newest Durham 2.0 investor – LA Downey and Sons, Inc.

L.A. Downey and Son, Inc., is one of central North Carolina’s oldest and most respected general contractors. Since 1945, we have been offering our clients service and quality that is unparalleled. They … read more

Investor Spotlight: S&ME

S&ME delivers engineering, design, planning, environmental and construction services for the built environment. We started in Raleigh in 1973 and have grown to a 1200-person corporation operating from 36 offices in the Southeast and Midwest. In 2016 Engineering News Record ranked S&ME at no. 82 among the 500 largest engineering … read more

October 18, 2016

The Supplier Connection

Powered by IBM, Supplier Connection is a free web-based tool that connects North Carolina Small and Diverse Businesses to the supply chains of Corporations.   Supplier Connection helps buyers find competent suppliers across many categories, saving businesses time and improving the efficiency of supply chain procurement processes.  Our goal is to … read more