Community & Economic Development

Economic Recruitment & Retention

Forsyth County is a business friendly community with great sites, office space, and infrastructure as well as the workforce talent to help your business succeed. There is no place better to locate or expand your business.

Why locate or expand your business in Forsyth County?

Strategic Planning

Forsyth County and its partners work together to create a community that is thriving and prosperous. See below for some of the Strategic Plans and initiatives happening here.

Sites in Forsyth County

Forsyth County is the perfect location for your business with innovative Class A office space and great industrial sites. The County has invested in strategic assets including developing business parks and the County-owned Smith Reynolds Airport. For more information click the links below.

Tanglewood Business Park

Smith Reynolds Airport

Whitaker Park

Innovation Quarter

Other Sites

Economic Development Mapping Tool

Business Assistance

Forsyth County assists relocating and expanding businesses through securing and administering grants from Federal, State and non-profit partners as well as targeted economic development incentives and infrastructure investments. For more information on these programs, click on the links below.

Greater Winston Salem Inc.

We would love for you to locate and expand your business in Forsyth County.  The County contracts with Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. to assist companies with relocating or growing within our community.  Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. is dedicated to making Forsyth County the best place to do business.  If you are interested in locating or expanding your business in Forsyth County, please connect with our economic development partners at Greater Winston-Salem, Inc.

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Kyle Haney

Community & Economic Development Director
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Hasani Mitchell

Community & Economic Development Program Administrator

Fair Housing Statment

Forsyth County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, familial status, physical handicap or disability in its employment opportunities, programs, services or activities.

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Community & Economic Development

  • 201 North Chestnut Street
    Fifth Floor
    Winston-Salem, NC 27101
  • Phone: 336 703 2684
  • Fax: 336 727 8580
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