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Greensboro, North Carolina, is affectionately known as the Gate City, originally given that moniker because it was a center of transportation. These days, the city is filled with artisan-crafted metal gates throughout that represent its name. Pairs of decorated, statue-like jeans are found throughout to pay homage to the textile industry that still thrives here.… Read More

Announcing 17 New Greensboro Boomerangs

Since the official launch of the Boomerang Greensboro campaign, Action Greensboro has reached out to over 250 prospects and provided services to dozens of talented individuals looking to return to Greensboro. Our efforts confirm that Greensboro is a destination for Boomerangs.  We are excited to share new Boomerangs who have recently relocated back to Greensboro.… Read More

Greensboro’s New Irving Park Neighborhood

Explore Greensboro’s New Irving Park neighborhood with two neighbors, Ryan Deal and Alejandra Thompson de Jordan. New Irving Park neighbors, Ryan and Alejandra, share a love for Greensboro’s diverse arts community. From theatre, dance, music, history and creative experimentation, Greensboro offers unlimited opportunities for residents and visitors to explore. Check out the video here.

Greensboro’s Westerwood Neighborhood

Explore Greensboro’s historic Westerwood neighborhood with neighbors, Tal Blevins and Natalie Miller. Just west of downtown Greensboro and south of UNCG, Westerwood is an eclectic neighborhood full of arts, greenspaces and old homes. Check out the video here.

Announcing Ten New Greensboro Boomerangs

Since the official launch of the Boomerang Greensboro campaign, Action Greensboro has reached out to over 100 prospects and provided services to dozens of talented individuals looking to return to Greensboro. Our efforts confirm that Greensboro is a destination for Boomerangs. We are excited to share ten new Boomerangs who have recently relocated back to… Read More

Cassie Bustamante’s 1966 Rancher Adventure

Cassie Bustamante’s family of five moved in their Greensboro 1966 rancher in January of 2019.  Cassie has a love for design and DYI, and making a beautiful home on a budget. Take a virtual tour and see how she’s renovated her house into a home. Check out Cassie’s blog here.

Boomerangs

Cecelia Thompson introduces the Boomerang Greensboro campaign, launched by Action Greensboro to attract professional talent back to the city. Meet two of our latest boomerangs – Michael Humphrey of the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro and Alejandra Thompson de Jordan of Thompson Traders. Learn more about the campaign or refer someone you know at boomeranggso.com.… Read More

Greensboro Boomerang nominated for 2021 Grammy Award

Three Greensboro residents were nominated for Grammy Awards in 2020. In the season two premiere of the Greensboro Chamber’s  impact. The Boro podcast, Cecelia Thompson, executive director of Action Greensboro, sits down with Greensboro’s local nominees to talk about why our city draws talented musicians. Tune in to meet local Boomerang, Dominick Amendum, who is… Read More

Greensboro + Entrepreneurs: A Match Made in Heaven

The November 2020 Greensboro Chamber of Commerce’s podcast – impact. The Boro – features three Boomerang entrepreneurs. Listen in to hear Clifford Thompson and Kelli Frazier talk to Ursula Dudley-Oglesby and Jonathan Lee Kelly about their entrepreneurship journeys and the “boomerang” phenomenon on the Launch Greensboro’s Advisory Board.