Biotech Place

575 N Patterson Avenue

Biotech Place is a 242,000 square foot state-of-the-art research and lab facility containing wet labs, classroom space, a conference center, offices and a business accelerator. Its centerpiece is a four-story, curved glass atrium that provides an iconic gathering place for researchers, corporate innovators, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.


525 Vine Street

525@Vine is a 234,000 square foot state-of-the art research and lab facility, designed specifically for multi-tenant collaboration. In addition to laboratory and office spaces, the building includes an innovation center blending cool spaces with business programs and services to give startup companies the resources they require for success.


635 Vine Street

The corporate headquarters for Inmar, Inc. includes 242,742 square feet of high tech office and development space. The facility provides Inmar with an urban location to better recruit talent and entertain clients. Complete with a large center atrium, as well as two-sided atria, the redeveloped manufacturing building is home to over 800 employees.

Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education

475 Vine Street  

The Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education is a 167,947 square foot medical education building that houses programs from the Wake Forest School of Medicine. This facility allows medical students to prepare for real-life experiences in the most modern settings available for clinics and exam rooms.

Wake Downtown

455 Vine Street  

Wake Downtown is a 115,303 square foot academic building that houses Wake Forest University’s biomedical sciences and engineering programs. Wake Downtown provides undergraduate students with an environment for collaboration and further learning experiences.

Bailey Power Plant

486 N Patterson Avenue

Dormant for almost 20 years, Bailey Power Plant features 111,479 square feet of inspiration office, retail and entertainment space. Its vibrant outdoor spaces complement Bailey Park located across the street.

Bailey Park

Bailey Park is a 1.6 acres of publically accessible green space that is ideally suited for those living, learning, working and playing in and around the Innovation Quarter and the greater Winston-Salem community. The park features a covered stage, restroom facilities, a food truck court and a large grassy lawn area and community programming.

Additional Project Information

Institutional Sponsor:      

  • Wake Forest University

Additional Institutional Relationships:      

  • Forsyth Technical Community College

Features and Amenities:                       

  • Proximity to Wake Forest University, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and Central Business District
  • Engagement through Wake Forest Innovations including: world-class facilities, technology transfer, incubation and acceleration opportunities, and venture funding
  • Full suite of conferencing facilities
  • Public transportation and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center shuttle
  • Green park with community areas
  • High capacity Wi-Fi access available throughout the building, grounds and public spaces
  • Café, bank, and fitness facility on-site

“Real estate is about the user. What we hope to do is capitalize on the momentum created here to date with various developments that are ongoing with a commitment to mixed-use development and creating a place to live, work, play and learn.


- Graydon Pleasants, Head of Real Estate Development

Wake Forest Innovation Quarter