Our Partners

We are grateful to these partners who have supported Winston Starts’ emerging companies with enthusiasm, energy, time, and financial support.

Capital Donors

With deep gratitude to Don and Robbin Flow and John and Betty Whitaker for their enduring devotion to Winston-Salem and for living out their dream that has become Winston Starts. We stand with you in your commitment to our community and to making Winston Starts an economic force for years to come.

Stan and Liz Kelly

Drs. Anthony and Katherine Atala

Nathan and Julie Hatch

Steve Reinemund

David Neill

Bill and Cynthia Tessien

Jay and Jane Helvey

Taylor and Taylor LLP

Kilpatrick Townsend and Stockton, LLP

Todd and Page Johnson

Richard Noll and Natalie Jensen-Noll

Austin and Jennifer Byrne

Mike and Julie Baughan

Dave and Sue Wahrhaftig

Wombie Bond Dickinson US LLP


Hanesbrands Inc.

Wells Fargo

Abbot Downing

Vic and Roddy Flow

Marie and Guy Arcuri

Steve and Molly Lineberger

Prim Family Foundation

Sutton Family Foundation

Paul Fulton and Nan Crawford

John Burress

Frank L. Blum Construction Company

Winston-Salem Foundation

Richard A Brenner

Graham and Janice Bennett

Wake Forest Baptist Health

The Budd Group

Reynolds American

Annual Donors

Leadership Circle


Don and Robbin Flow

John and Betty Whitaker

Dave and Sue Wahrhaftig


Natalie Jensen-Noll and Rich Noll

Corporate Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Collaboration Partners

University Partners