Chapel Hill is
open to business. 

Chapel Hill is a recognized pioneer in education, research and innovation. Home to the nation’s first public university, it’s a place where ideas are born and evolve into companies. It’s home to award-winning restaurants, craft breweries, art installations, an organic distillery, and a vibrant music and performing arts scene. Historic homes and modern condos coexist beautifully here, and it’s all connected by free public transportation. No matter who you are or where you’re from, you’re welcome in Chapel Hill.


Opening or relocating your business? Reach our and partner with us!

Name *


Chapel Hill is the home of choice for innovators, start-ups and entrepreneurs as it provides all the elements to help innovators, start-ups and entrepreneurs succeed. Open2Innovate!


The Town of Chapel Hill is a proud partner of WRAL Techwire. Unique in our approach to supporting and fostering the entrepreneurial spirit our values uniquely align with the vision of WRAL Techwire, which is a more connected, collaborative, and innovative North Carolina.

Our Techwire partnership leverages branded content to highlight the many reasons why entrepreneurs are choosing Chapel Hill as the place to launch and expand their ventures. Read more about how Chapel Hill is opening doors to business.


The latest