Business Spotlight: CITRINE

A boutique salon with a focus on sustainable products and practices emerged onto the scene with a holistic approach to hair care and skin care. CITRINE is a collective of women who impart wellness into the full salon experience. But like many entrepreneurial stories, the journey to opening was met with the unexpected yet culminated… Read more »

CHKD: Give Something Away Day

Kids’ hearts and minds are so pure and imaginative, and we wanted to play a small part in keeping their imaginations running wild on National Give Something Away Day. We created lemon-themed goodie packages for the kids at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters in coordination with the hospital’s LemonAid fundraiser. We included handwritten cards… Read more »

We’re Back on Bute!

Team Teal is back behind the teal door in Norfolk’s historic Freemason District. The world changed tremendously over the past year and we are feeling incredibly grateful to be nestling into our new normal at the office as a team. We connected with our locally based team members to chat about their favorite thing being… Read more »

Business Spotlight: The Pink Dinghy

A dinghy is commonly known as a small boat, often open with mast and sails. They are small but mighty crafts, ready to navigate the ocean’s tides. On land, we have a hospitable and resilient dinghy of our own — a flavor-packed neighborhood restaurant and market that is a result of a vision three years… Read more »

The Making of a Photoshoot

Photography introduces people to the life of a brand or business. We strive to authentically capture our clients in their element and ensure their personalities shine through. When hosting a brand photoshoot, we photograph images intended to create a visual storybook that represents the essence of your brand and what you stand for, serving as… Read more »

R&A Retreat Recap

After a year of remote collaboration over Zoom meetings, phone calls and emails, Team Teal reunited under one roof for a retreat by the beach! We traded in our laptop screens for face-to-face team bonding to reflect and celebrate what we accomplished in 2020 and shared plans for the future with gratitude and excitement. And… Read more »

Business Spotlight: The VB Picnic Co.

Two creative women and one wicked idea sparked the first-of-its-kind experience along Virginia Beach’s coastline — a luxury pop-up picnic that slows down the pace of life and takes in the serene surroundings of our beaches, backyards and even living rooms on a rainy or winter’s day. Abbey and Hayley Hester launched The VB Picnic… Read more »

Media Buying Tips for 2021

The recent shifts within the media buying landscape have left many businesses wondering where they should invest their advertising dollars in 2021. For many, there is a debate on whether to stick to linear broadcasting or switch to over-the-top (OTT) exclusively. We are sharing key considerations to implement into your media buying strategy as well… Read more »

Business Spotlight: reef rain aria

Before becoming a business owner, Jessica Smith built a platform on social media to share everyday life. A community flourished before her eyes with like-minded people — moms, creators and entrepreneurs — who ate up her style-savvy, art and craft ideas, shopping hacks and mom-life tips and tricks. From the ground up, Jessica has established… Read more »

Branding with Meaning and Purpose

Today’s post-pandemic world has left businesses with smaller advertising budgets and a larger need to build brand loyalty to drive real growth in 2021. In addition to these new circumstances that businesses are operating under, consumer behavior trends show that Millennials and Gen Z prioritize brands that communicate with meaning and purpose — something the… Read more »