The mission of the Greensboro Partnership is to serve as the principle economic and community development organization in Greensboro and to strategically develop a vibrant community that creates, expands, and attracts business and people while advancing the quality of life for all who live, work, learn, and visit our wonderful city.

The business units within the organization include Greensboro Partnership Economic Development, the Chamber of Commerce, Action Greensboro and Entrepreneur Connection.


Economic Development

Dedicated to seeking out specific kinds of companies that find a prospective relationship with Greensboro mutually beneficial. GPED identifies these companies and assists with educating them on the opportunities and benefits that Greensboro holds for their businesses and employees.


Chamber of Commerce

Established in 1877 as one of the first groups of its kind in North Carolina. The Chamber works to develop greater opportunities for the business community while cultivating a more vibrant quality of life in Greensboro.


Action Greensboro

Action Greensboro is a leading voice in urban livability, civic engagement, K-12 educational advancement and initiatives to attract and retain young professionals in Greensboro. Established in 2001, the nonprofit organization has championed a variety of initiatives aimed at enhancing the city’s quality of life.


Entrepreneur Connection

The Greensboro Partnership Entrepreneur Connection encourages and supports an expanding pipeline of innovation, the formation and growth of high-potential emerging businesses and a vibrant entrepreneurial community. Entrepreneur Connection programming seeks to foster a startup community and help create a healthy entrepreneurial ecosystem.