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Chief Executive Magazine Features Major Raleigh Company

As the Research Triangle region continues to draw the eye of business leaders across the nation, experts are analyzing what has made the region such an attractive landing spot for businesses over the past decade. Each day, the Research Triangle’s three tier-one research universities, d… Read more >


Global Traveler Magazine Covers Raleigh

In the May 2018 issue of Global Traveler magazine, journalist Ron Bernthal captures his recent visit to Raleigh detailing the business-friendly environment and quality of life amenities that enhance the community’s lifestyle. His article offers a perfect reflection on the current … Read more >


Ipreo Announces Expansion at Downtown Raleigh Location

Ipreo will expand its presence in downtown Raleigh after receiving a new grant from the state of North Carolina and the city of Raleigh. Ipreo has announced the expansion of its Raleigh, North Carolina operation. The company is a leading provider of workflow solutions and market intelligenc… Read more >


2018 Economic Development Forum Recap

When Wake County residents think of growth, their thoughts can often be separated into two camps. While some think of new restaurant openings, job creation, and opportunity, others think of longer commutes, shrinking backyards, and fewer familiar faces. While growth brings its share of bene… Read more >


Qatar Officials Tour the Research Triangle

As out-of-market talent and qualified graduates continue to pour into Wake County, the need for a diverse business ecosystem continues to grow. While the Research Triangle region’s job economy has long been stoked by industry convergence and collaboration, civic and business leaders fr… Read more >


Ipreo to add another 250 jobs in Wake County

New York financial services and analytics firm Ipreo is doubling down on its commitment to Wake County, promising another 250 jobs and $2.1 million in investments. “This region offers a talented and innovative workforce, a strong university system, and a collaborative business environm… Read more >


Credit Suisse breaks ground on massive RTP expansion

At a reception in a glass-walled lobby, executives and state officials, including Gov. Roy Cooper, gathered Tuesday morning to celebrate a day that even Jim Captain wasn't sure would arrive: the groundbreaking for the massive expansion Credit Suisse announced last year.  Read more >


Raleigh Local Featured in Chief Executive Magazine

Aly Khalifa (Raleigh-based innovation and sustainability entrepreneur) was featured as a top 20 maker in Chief Executive Magazine who is making a difference in American manufacturing with his company, Oceanworks. Read more on pages 40-43. Read more >


Ashley Christensen Featured in USA Today

Ashley Christensen (Raleigh Chef and James Beard finalist) received the North Carolina nomination in the USA Today article for “50 States: 50 Female Chefs". Read more on slide 33.  Read more >


Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill Tagged as Top 5 Tech Hotspots

This trio of cities has been an innovation center for decades. Read more >