- June 15, 2021
- New York Times
The Innovation Quarter doesn’t just bustle during the day; the district is also home to several late-night hangouts. From sweet treats and small plates after dark, to drinks at a trio of local watering holes, the Innovation Quarter has a growing number of places to hang out as the sun goes down.
Get to know the Innovation Quarter through its stories. Meet the innovative people and companies that comprise this diverse and vibrant community. Discover how innovators from all walks of life found their spot here and hear the stories of grit and creativity that undergird their innovations.
Just a few years ago, Bailey Park was an amalgam of buildings and surface lots. Today, it’s one of the most popular recreation spots in downtown Winston-Salem. Hear firsthand from some of the visionaries who helped make Bailey Park a reality, how the urban green space came to be and what it means to them and the community as a whole.
Claire Calvin, the entrepreneur behind local restaurants The Porch Kitchen and Cantina, Alma Mexicana, and the Canteen Market and Bistro, is one of Winston-Salem’s leading voices on entrepreneurship. But Calvin didn’t begin her career as an entrepreneur. In fact, she started her career in international litigation at a New York City law firm. Learn what motivated Calvin to take the leap into entrepreneurship and what convinced her to do it again—three more times.
Since its start in 2017, Venture Café has served more than 11,400 visitors and provided 30,000+ hours of programming for entrepreneurs and innovators of all kinds. But to learn the true value that Venture Café Winston-Salem brings to the entrepreneurs and businesses growing in the Piedmont Triad, you need to see the program from their eyes. Hear from four entrepreneurs about what Venture Café has meant for them and their businesses.
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Influencer marketing is becoming a crucial aspect of any brand’s marketing mix. A community of creatives to support your brand … Full Event Details
Que Viva! Latin Street Grill joins us each Tuesday in Bailey Park. The family-owned truck specializes in Latin America cuisine, … Full Event Details
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