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