Sunday, December 10, 2023

Newport News will host free business workshops starting Monday

NEWPORT NEWS — The city’s Economic Development Authority and the Department of Development will host a series of free workshops to help small businesses thrive in the city starting Monday, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m at the Piggly Wiggly grocery store, 3101 Jefferson Ave.

Monday’s workshop, “Essential Tips for Today’s Entrepreneurs”, will be hosted by Tiffany Boyle, the city commissioner of the revenue, according the city’s announcement.

Each workshop will be at different locations throughout Newport News from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. They are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

Here’s the list of workshops:

For information, call the Newport News Department of Development: 757-926-8428.

Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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