The PTRC is monitoring COVID-19 and incorporating operational modifications as needed to protect the citizens we serve, our members, our partners, and our staff.  Our office will re-open on Monday, May 18th to staff, however, the office is still closed to visitors without a prior appointment.   Where applicable, meetings will continue to be held via teleconference. Staff will be available via phone and email. More

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The Piedmont Triad Regional Development Corporation (PTRDC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization tasked with implementing activities that further economic development and social welfare in the twelve-county Piedmont Triad region. The PTRDC is an EDA designated Economic Development District (EDD) that promotes economic development and job creation by carrying out community and economic initiatives available to local governments and small businesses.

The Development Corporation's actions are dedicated to fulfilling and aligning with the region's Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) - Triad Tomorrow

To get involved or work with PTRDC staff on a community or economic development project in your community, please contact:

David Putnam, Community and Strategic Initiatives Planner at or at 336-904-0300.