May 8, 2017

North Carolina Wins Site Selection Magazine’s Top State Award

North Carolina now holds Site Selection magazine’s Prosperity Cup title, beating out Texas after tying last year for the award. The award is based on an index of 10 criteria that measures economic […]
April 12, 2017

Choose Cape Fear Posters Available

As part of the regional economic development marketing initiative Choose Cape Fear, which is being led by the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s flagship initiative Cape Fear Future, posters have been created that […]
March 15, 2017

Announcing Choose Cape Fear

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce “Choose Cape Fear.” The marketing campaign was officially unveiled at last night’s 150th Annual Meeting, along with its related assets, which include a […]
March 9, 2017

SUP Revisions Receive Unanimous Vote from Commissioners

Four years of efforts to create an improved New Hanover County industrial special use process culminated Monday when the NHC Commissioners approved revisions recommended by the Planning Board.  The revisions provide for […]
February 22, 2017

Governor Cooper to Speak at Chamber’s 150th Annual Meeting

Area business leaders will hear from newly elected Governor Roy Cooper during the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce 150th Annual Meeting on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Governor Cooper will provide the keynote address […]
January 26, 2017

Wilmington Ranks as Favorite City in North Carolina

In a new study released this week, Wilmington ranked first in the favorability ranking for state cities according to 953 North Carolinians. Public Policy Polling, a national polling company based in Raleigh, conducted the […]
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 […]