Happenings.

Watch Now: The Community
04 . 29 . 2021

Watch Now: The Community

Watch Now: The Interior
04 . 16 . 2021

Watch Now: The Interior

Watch Now: The Architecture
04 . 02 . 2021

Watch Now: The Architecture

Watch Now: The Vision
03 . 19 . 2021

Watch Now: The Vision

Q&A with Patrick Chapin, President and CEO of BHP – Chamber of Commerce
02 . 04 . 2021

Q&A with Patrick Chapin, President and CEO of BHP – Chamber of Commerce

A Virtual Reveal to Remember
09 . 16 . 2020

A Virtual Reveal to Remember

Q&A with Rachel Moss, COO of BHP – Chamber of Commerce & Congdon Yards
08 . 28 . 2020

Q&A with Rachel Moss, COO of BHP – Chamber of Commerce & Congdon Yards

Behind the Walls of Plant 7
08 . 21 . 2020

Behind the Walls of Plant 7

Q&A with Louis Cherry of Louis Cherry Architecture
06 . 29 . 2020

Q&A with Louis Cherry of Louis Cherry Architecture

Q&A with Christi Barbour of Barbour Spangle Design
05 . 28 . 2020

Q&A with Christi Barbour of Barbour Spangle Design

In The News

Culp creating innovation center inside new Congdon Yards campus
Culp creating innovation center inside new Congdon Yards campus

HIGH POINT – “We have found that when you get talented people together, they may not even realize how much they are helping each other by sharing best practices and ideas,” Culp said.

Furniture Today Article
Culp to anchor Congdon Yards
Culp to anchor Congdon Yards

HIGH POINT – “We think it’s really in concert with the intent of Congdon Yards,” said company president and CEO Iv Culp. “I just see that as an innovation and an idea exchange area that’s just so valuable for High Point. What we love about that is we’re going to take our most innovative and creative minds, put them together more frequently and allow just really good ideas to flow.”

High Point Enterprise Article
High Point, North Carolina, Beyond The Market
High Point, North Carolina, Beyond The Market

While High Point comes alive twice a year, it is quiet the rest of the time. Community leaders realized that, for the city to flourish year ‘round, it needed reasons for people to go downtown.

Forbes Article
Oyster roast adapts to ‘COVID normal’
Oyster roast adapts to ‘COVID normal’

HIGH POINT — The COVID normal remains in place for events that High Pointers relished for their great fun, friendship while fundraising for the organizations we hold so dear to our hearts. I recently described the High Point Oyster Roast benefitting Family Service of the Piedmont.

High Point Enterprise Article
New era begins for the High Point Community Foundation
New era begins for the High Point Community Foundation

HIGH POINT — This past week, the Community Foundation completed its third move as we relocated to a new suite of offices on the second floor of the new Congdon Yards building on W. English Road.

High Point Enterprise Article
‘More reasons to come downtown.’ High Point’s Congdon Yard campus opening this fall, adding makerspace.
‘More reasons to come downtown.’ High Point’s Congdon Yard campus opening this fall, adding makerspace.

HIGH POINT — Congdon Yards — offering offices, community meeting spaces, dining and a state-of-the-art makerspace for furniture makers — is expected to open by early November.

Greensboro News & Record Article
Business High Point announces state-of-the-art workshop for Congdon Yards
Business High Point announces state-of-the-art workshop for Congdon Yards

Italian company will donate state-of-the-art equipment for the 6,070-square-foot commercial workshop.

Triad Business Journal Article
Congdon Yards and SCM North America to reveal new High Point high-tech location
Congdon Yards and SCM North America to reveal new High Point high-tech location

DULUTH, Ga. — SCM, a worldwide leading company in the woodworking technology sector, has partnered with Congdon Yards to develop a fully functioning, commercial-grade high-tech facility open to the community’s most inventive individuals in the furniture business.

Woodworking Network Article
Plant 7 eyes fall opening
Plant 7 eyes fall opening

HIGH POINT — The first phase of Congdon Yards will open in November with a commercial-grade woodshop “that will be the first of its kind in the Southeast and perhaps the country,” organizers announced Thursday.

High Point Enterprise Article
Development continues near High Point’s Truist Point Stadium
Development continues near High Point’s Truist Point Stadium

HIGH POINT — Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, development continues near High Point’s Truist Point Stadium. This week, the Earl and Kathryn Congdon Family Foundation announced the purchase of the Stickley Furniture building, which will serve as an extension of the Congdon Yards development near the stadium.

Fox 8 Article