February 19, 2016

Volunteers Needed for Work On Wilmington

Volunteers are needed for Work on Wilmington, taking place on April 23, 2016. Work on Wilmington is an annual event that brings together local businesses and volunteers to work together to improve […]
February 19, 2016

Support Connect NC on March 15

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce board of directors has expressed support for the $2 billion Connect NC bond that invests in North Carolina’s future. The bond endorsed by Governor McCrory will invest […]
February 19, 2016

Let’s Rally the Community, Not the National Guard

I found it ironic that the same morning I attended the annual meeting of the Blue Ribbon Commission for the Prevention of Youth Violence, I read a column called “Heart of the […]
January 25, 2016

Wilmington’s Traded Sector Employment Loses Ground

Creating a flow of dollars into a region is a fundamental key to economic prosperity. One of the best ways to gauge a community’s standing in this area is through traded sector […]
December 17, 2015

Wilmington Chamber 2015 Year in Review

It’s been another busy year of advocacy and economic development initiatives at the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce. Chamber members, you gave us your support, and we are grateful for your confidence. The […]
October 28, 2015

Regional Economic Scorecard to be Unveiled

The Wilmington Chamber of Commerce’s flagship initiative, Cape Fear Future, has produced a new Regional Economic Scorecard intended to help business and community leaders and elected officials make decisions concerning factors that […]
September 24, 2015

Chamber Hosts InterCity Visit to Charleston, SC

37 area business leaders and elected officials have returned from a two-day InterCity Leadership Visit to Charleston, SC, organized by the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce, with numerous takeaways on how Charleston has […]
August 27, 2015

Wilmington Wins USA Today Best Al Fresco Dining Award

For the second time in a year, Wilmington has won a USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Award, taking the top spot in Best Al Fresco Dining Neighborhood. A panel of experts picked […]