October 16, 2014

Download the Greet the Purchasers Guidebook

Our recent Greet the Purchasers event was a big success.  Although nothing beats an in person conversation, the guide below will help you navigate your business to greater sales and partnership opportunities.

Click below to download the guide to all Purchasers at this year’s Greet the Purchasers event!  If you … read more

Event: High Speed Fiber in The Triangle


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Life In The Fast Lane: 

High Speed Fiber in The Triangle


Learn how business in our area will work faster and more efficiently with ultra-high-speed Internet service, and how this unique resource will give the Triangle a competitive edge.


Hear from industry analyst and best-selling author Larry

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October 14, 2014

Put a Ring on It

NC_sign As I drove to work on Monday, I wondered what if any paperwork required updating with my own human resource department, after legally marrying in New York over the summer, and now that North Carolina recognized my marriage — I imagined other same sex couples doing the same resulting in … read more

Judges Announced for Tomorrow’s BIG Event!

scott_harmonSCOTT HARMON , Center Studio Architecture

In 1992, Scott moved to Durham and worked in City Planning and Architectural Associates in Chapel Hill with Don Stewart, Bob Anderson and Ralph Lasater. He left to start J.Scott Harmon Architect in 2000. In 2004, Scott and David Arneson started Center Studio Architecture. … read more

October 10, 2014

Durham Innovation District Unveiled


A team of developers led by Longfellow Real Estate Partners from Boston, Duke University and Measurement Incorporated President & CEO Hank Scherich unveiled formal plans Wednesday, October 1, 2014 for the $400 – $500 million Durham Innovation District (DiD). The project covers 15 acres just to the west of downtown.… read more

Behind the Scenes with Argos Therapeutics Expansion

Argos_blog_postThe Durham Chamber of Commerce began working to keep Argos in Durham back in 2010 and faced challenging competition from Canada along with cities in Texas, Florida and North Carolina.  As with most successful economic development deals, the Durham Chamber of Commerce collaborated closely with the State of North Carolina, … read more

October 9, 2014

Bosses Day is October 16th!

Celebrate your Boss in a Big way for Bosses day on October 16. Receive a free box of chocolate covered strawberries with a purchase of $75.00 or more or receive 50% off of delivery on an arrangement of $75.00 and free delivery for arrangements purchased that are $100.00 when you read more

September 15, 2014

Chamber Board Chair-Elect Listed as a Top U.S. Lawyer

Morningstar Law Group recently congratulated six of its Partners who were selected for inclusion in the 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers in America.  One of those six partners is Durham Chamber Board Chair-Elect William Brian.  The American Lawyer law magazine has called the list “the most respected list of … read more

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.”

Help Save Intrepid >>

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 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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