• High Point Rising!

    Discover all the ways High Point is on the rise through the efforts of Business High Point - Chamber of Commerce.
    Friday, July 16, 2021
    Letters from Leaders: Dr. Nido Qubein

    First things first, I believe in you. I know you’ve spent the year isolated. You’ve stood six feet apart from everyone around you, wearing a mask and navigating what seemed so unpredictable during the worst pandemic in a century. But let me tell you: Have faith. You’re going to be OK.

    Friday, March 26, 2021
    Leading Through Uncertain Times | LHP Chairman, Brian Evans Reflects on the 2020 LHP Class

    Brian Evans, Deputy Fire Chief and Chairman of Leadership High Point reflects on the 2020 Leadership High Point Class and sends-off this new fraternity of community leaders.

    Monday, February 3, 2020
    Community, meet creativity: Officials hope Congdon Yards will be the spark to reignite High Point

    HIGH POINT — Imagine budding entrepreneurs designing products using state-of-the-art equipment, participating in a development program like on the television show “Shark Tank” or grabbing a cup of coffee and hearing a TED Talk — all under one roof.

    Saturday, February 1, 2020
    Congdon family puts up $30 million for downtown High Point project

    A High Point family will provide $30 million for a new downtown project separate from the city's The Outfields project already in progress.

    Friday, January 24, 2020
    Grand vision takes shape at Plant Seven

    HIGH POINT — Next to BB&T Point stadium, a $10 million construction and renovation project is underway that organizers say is just one part of a major downtown revitalization project.

    Monday, December 16, 2019
    Education bond draws business groups interest

    HIGH POINT — The High Point political action committee that’s been active in local elections will take up the issue of whether to place a major education bond referendum before the voters next year as part of its endorsement for the 2020 campaign year.

    Monday, October 28, 2019
    Council, mayoral candidates address violence, other issues facing city

    HIGH POINT — Contenders for High Point mayor and City Council have a lot to say about violent crime, but are they divided on the question of what to do about it? That was one issue raised at a candidate forum Thursday night hosted by Business High Point-Chamber of Commerce.

    Wednesday, October 23, 2019
    Letter: Local bonds will improve High Point

    This week, Business High Point – Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted in support of the $50 million High Point Bond Project, which will be on the Nov. 5 ballot. Although we are a business-centric organization, we understand that the well-being and characteristics of a great city are more than simply a vibrant economy. This Bond Initiative – which will not raise taxes - will enhance the infrastructure, places and people that make High Point great.

    Lauren Miller