Gloucester County Economic Development

Business Monthly
e-NEWS

April 2021
In This Issue
Economic Development
Department Updates

  • New Business Licenses
  • Business Directory
Resources

  • Appointments with Jim Carroll, Business Consultant
  • Spotlight: Welcome to Gloucester
  • Job and Training Opportunities
  • Job Opportunities
  • Choose Gloucester
New Business Licenses
Commercial

CJ ARTISTIC BROWS
JERSEY MIKE'S SUBS LLC
BAYPORT CREDIT UNION
THE RED GERANIUM

Home-Based

GLITZY CUPS & THINGS
PHIL'S TREASURES AND COLLECTABLES
BARKLEY'S HARDWOOD SOLUTIONS LLC
CUSTOM FIT CONSTRUCTION LLC
J & V CONSTRUCTION OF GLOUCESTER
JS POULIN AND SON LLC
K&L BY DESIGN LLC
LITTLE REEDLINGS & CO LLC
OLD 17 DECAL'S LLC
THE DEBONAIR DOG
PT PAYROLL & TAXES LLC
SNOWDEN SERVICES LLC
CAN-DU HOME IMPROVEMENTS LLC
CHRISCO HOME SERVICES
CREATIVE THINGS N SUCH
DINO ROOFING INC
DOVE COUNSELLING SERVICE PLLC
ESSENTIAL BUILDING & REMODELING LLC
J R LAWN CARE LLC
JOHN'S CUSTOM SERVICES LLC
PET PEOPLE AND PUPPY DOG TALES
7EARTHOLOGIES
SANDY BOTTOM SHELLFISH LLC SARA SMITH WELLNESS LLC
SOUTHERN OUTDOOR SERVICES
STURGEON'S PEST CONTROL INC
WARD LOGISTICS AND TRANSPORT

Business Directory
RESOURCES
Small Business Incentives
The Gloucester County Board of Supervisors, Economic Development Authority and Economic Development Department are dedicated to promoting and improving the economic health and quality of life in Gloucester. These incentive programs are here to support, promote and encourage small businesses by providing assistance with interior and exterior improvements, advertising and website design work.
Property Improvement: Assistance with renovations and build-out. Projects covered in this incentive include new floors, ceiling tiles, windows, doors, painting and other interior improvements.

Facade Improvement: This program is designed to provide assistance to property or business owners for exterior façade improvements, new signage or landscaping.

Co-op Advertising Grant: This program supports advertising and promotional activities.

E-Commerce Matching Grant Program: Offers aid with new website design and development.
Free Business Consulting

Please contact Elizabeth to set up an electronic appointment with a business consultant, Jim Carroll.

Home-Based Business
Lunch and Learn Series
April 14, 2021

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Review, Reimagine and Reignite

Speaker: Marla Schuchman,
Made in 757

Hosted by York County Economic Development
In the Spotlight
Welcome to Gloucester

Tacos Vamonos!

7088 Hayes Shopping Center

804-699-3653





Bayport Credit Union
(second location)
6723 Fox Centre Parkway





Jersey Mike's Subs

6828 Waltons Lane

New Name in Town
The Sonabank name is gone. It is now called Primis Bank.
If you would like your business to be considered for the monthly
e-newsletter In the Spotlight feature please send photos and a short article to Elizabeth.
Training
STRIVE Workshop:
Social Media Advertising
April 20 @ 9:00 am - 10:15 am
|
Free members – $10 non members
Every business owner strives to reach their customers. The practice of advertising your products is one of the key elements to running a successful business. In this STRIVE Workshop, Aidan Mollow, Mage, will show you how to create and track ads on social media.
He will explain in detail the platforms you need to use to be successful as well as how to navigate them. By going over the entire ad creation, implementation, tracking, and results process, Aidan will set you up with everything you need to know to start advertising on social media today.
This webinar will focus primarily on Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
Upcoming Workshops



Job Opportunities

Zoll Vineyards Help us grow!🍷
Looking for experienced and talented wine/bar/hospitality professional team members for weekends and evening shifts.
Please EMAIL a resumé and let us know what you bring to the table that will make this winery even more awesome


Gloucester County is hiring. View our website for a complete list of job descriptions, job postings and to apply for employment HERE.

Lulu Birds Kitchen is hiring kitchen staff and all other positions. Please apply in person during business hours or try the kitchen door, chef would love to meet you

Home Care Associates is hiring CNAs NAs and PCAs with a $250 Sign-On Bonus 804.210.1333

Please let us know if you are a small business owner in need of employees. We will include your "help wanted" ad in our next addition of Business Monthly e-News. E-mail Elizabeth
Click on a link below for current job listings
Unemployment Data
Gloucester
Note: Unemployment rate in January 2020 – 2.6%

Virginia Unemployment Rate in January 2021 - 5.7%
Hampton Roads Unemployment Rate in January 2021– 6.5%

Source: Virginia Employment Commission
Choose Gloucester!
CLASS A
NEW CONSTUCTION
Go here to see more available Buildings and Sites
If you have a new and innovative business or business concept and would like to be considered for one of our newsletters, please send pictures and a brief write-up here. We'd also love to share your testimonial of why Gloucester is the perfect place for your business!
Board of Supervisors | Economic Development Authority | Economic Development Department
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