January 23, 2017

Natalie English Named New Chamber President & CEO

Natalie English will serve as the new Wilmington Chamber president & CEO, taking the place of Interim President Dick Blouse effective March 6th. Natalie currently serves as Chief Public Policy Officer for […]
December 15, 2016

Wilmington Ranks High on Best-Performing Cities List

Wilmington has been ranked one of the most economically productive regions in North Carolina and 54th best in the United States, according to a report from The Milken Institute. Only two other […]
November 16, 2016

2nd Annual Regional Economic Scorecard Data Revealed

Last year, the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s flagship initiative, Cape Fear Future, produced a new Regional Economic Scorecard intended to help business and community leaders and elected officials make decisions concerning factors […]
October 27, 2016

Wilmington Region Sees High Job Growth

Since 1990, New Hanover County has seen a 69% growth rate in jobs, adding more than 34,000. The rate places the County at number 7 for percentage growth statewide. Neighboring counties saw even […]
October 25, 2016

Chamber to Reveal 2nd Annual Regional Economic Scorecard

Last year, the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s flagship initiative, Cape Fear Future, produced a new Regional Economic Scorecard intended to help business and community leaders and elected officials make decisions concerning factors […]
October 19, 2016

Work On Wilmington Accepting Project Applications

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce invites area schools and nonprofit organizations to submit applications for Work on Wilmington 2017. The deadline to submit projects is November 18, 2016. The event will take […]
October 12, 2016

Chamber Board Supports Municipal Services District Proposal

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce board of directors passed a resolution today expressing support for the creation of a Municipal Services District (MSD) in the Central Business District in Downtown Wilmington.  An […]
October 11, 2016

Why the Business Community Supports the 2016 Parks Bond

Wilmington is blessed with natural beauty, and our predecessors had the foresight to preserve and develop land for athletic competitions, recreational activities, family outings and simple escapes for quiet contemplation. But population […]