October 9, 2013

Wilmington Named Top Retirement Destination

“Where to Retire” magazine has named the Wilmington area a top retirement destination in its November/December issue. The article noted the three nearby beaches–Wrightsville, Carolina and Kure–as a particular draw, calling them […]
October 1, 2013

Free Seminar: Workplace Safety

“We are doing this for the benefit of our entire community,” noted Wilmington Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Connie Majure-Rhett, as she announced an upcoming seminar on workplace safety that will […]
September 23, 2013

Explore Cuba with the Wilmington Chamber

The American government has recently reopened travel to Cuba by American tourists on a limited basis, and the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Chamber Explorations to offer a trip to […]
September 19, 2013

Wilmington Job Growth at 2.3%

A new report from Garner Economics shows Wilmington metro area job growth at a solid 2.3% from January-July 2013, outpacing almost all other North Carolina cities: City: Job Growth Rate (Sectors Doing […]
September 9, 2013

Cast of NBC’s Revolution Reflects on Wilmington

The cast and crew of NBC’s hit series “Revolution” — which filmed its first season in Wilmington — can be seen in the Blu-ray/DVD release reflecting on their time in the Port […]
August 23, 2013

Wilmington Cost of Living Remains Below Average

The costs associated with living in Wilmington are slightly below that of the average city according to the results of the 2nd quarter 2013 national ACCRA cost of living survey. The overall […]
August 9, 2013

Leadership Wilmington Award Recipients Announced

The 6th Annual Karl Davis Leadership Wilmington Alumnus of the Year Award was presented to 2007 graduate Mitch Lamm during the Leadership Wilmington Alumni Association reception on August 8th. The award was […]
August 5, 2013

CFF and BB&T Present $50,000 Donation to UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Cape Fear Future and BB&T have announced a $50,000 donation to the UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE). The donation is being made as part of the Chamber’s Cape Fear Future […]