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Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy: Triad Tomorrow

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The regional development corporation is tasked with developing and implementing the Piedmont Triad's comprehensive economic development strategy. Below you will find links to the current and previous versions of this document as well as a online data portal with information for the region and each of the 12 counties individually. 

2018-2022 CEDS - Adopted December 6, 2017
2014-2018 CEDS - Adopted February 19, 2014



  • The Piedmont Triad Regional Council is a designated Economic Development District (EDD) through the US Economic Development Administration. 
  • As the region’s EDD, the regional council is responsible for developing a comprehensive economic development strategy (CEDS) to identify regional priorities for community and economic development.  The CEDS must be updated every five years.
  • Triad Tomorrow aligns with NC Tomorrow, North Carolina’s Statewide CEDS in an effort to foster stronger collaborations across the Piedmont Triad region and State of North Carolina.



1.  Build on the Region’s Competitive Advantages and Leverage the Marketplace

2. Establish and Maintain a Robust Regional Infrastructure

3. Create Vibrant, Healthy, and Resilient Communities

4. Develop Talented and Innovative People

For more information, please contact Jesse Day, at or 336-904-0300.

Triad Tomorrow Online

2nd Annual Triad Tomorrow Conference

The 2nd annual Triad Tomorrow Conference was held on November 1st, 2018 at High Point University.  Click on the links below to view the presentations from our featured speakers.