Business Spotlights

Business Spotlight: Crunchy Carrot

A locally sourced cold-pressed juice business started with a young woman’s passion for a nutritional lifestyle paired with the desire to connect the community to accessible, local produce. Mindful consumption and hydration are at the heart of Megan Rigg’s entrepreneurial journey with the Crunchy Carrot. Megan’s electric and bubbly character greets you at the Leaping… Read more »

Business Spotlight: The Beach Nut

Nestled inside Waterman’s Surfside Grille along the Virginia Beach boardwalk is a thoughtfully curated beach shop stocked with handmade jewelry, clothing and gifts from artisans across the world. As you arrive at The Beach Nut, you are greeted by the salty air and a valet parking service to begin your customer-first shopping experience. The owner,… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Corner Gallery

Business Spotlight: Corner Gallery - reedandassociatesmarketing.com

  Tucked away on a modest street off of Colley Avenue in Norfolk, Virginia, is an art gallery turned event space that feels both intimate and high class. The waterfront view is the first thing you might notice when arriving at Corner Gallery, followed by the grand, string-lit tree that greets you with liveliness as… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Wandering Petal

Business Spotlight: The Wandering Petal - reedandassociatesmarketing.com

  From the moment you pull up to the home and studio of Wandering Petal owner, Nicole Turkenkopf, it is clear that flowers are a big part of her life. On a lot surrounded by camelia and dogwood trees, you can not miss the large, mobile truck that sits on the property, so perfectly branded… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Lorak Jewelry

  In Downtown Norfolk is Selden Market, a place comprised of inspired shops and emerging small businesses. It is a place we have visited before, but we are always amazed with how each of its tenants manage to make use of their space and create something entirely of their own. That certainly rang true as… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Method Infrared Sauna & Wellness

  What began as a typical Monday, was quickly elevated as we wandered into the health oasis behind the glass doors of Method Infrared Sauna & Wellness. It’s hard to miss the welcoming face of co-owner, Debralee Letchford, or the sliding ladder that thoughtfully graces the almost floor-to-ceiling bookshelves behind the front counter. Then there… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Four Eleven York

  Hometown pride is a feeling that exists for many of us throughout Hampton Roads. But that pride and ownership of the community you live in takes on a deeper appreciation when you have been such a big part of creating it. That, in a nutshell, is Malia Paasch. You might know her as the… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Bobo’s Fine Chicken

  If you’ve driven down Virginia Beach’s Shore Drive recently, you may have noticed the longstanding Charlie’s Seafood Restaurant has become Bobo’s Fine Chicken, a gourmet fried chicken restaurant with fresh, made from scratch, Southern food. In a world of chain restaurants and fast, cheaply made eats, when you finally see and taste the opposite,… Read more »

Business Spotlight: Bay Local

Business Spotlight: Bay Local - Virginia Beach, VA - reedandassociatesmarketing.com

  As most Virginia Beach natives know, brunch is a popular weekend activity in the area. You’re likely to find lines over an hour long, and people willing to wait it out because the entire experience is worth it. This couldn’t be truer of Bay Local – a shabby chic restaurant specializing in brunch, with… Read more »