INSIDE THE ISLE NEWSLETTER - JUNE 2021
Redd's Climate Controlled Self-Storage Opens in Windsor

Redd's Climate Controlled Self-Storage, located in the Town of Windsor, celebrated its grand opening with an Open House on Saturday, May 15, 2021. A Ribbon Cutting was hosted by the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce.

Attendees were able to tour the newly-remodeled facility located at 45 West Windsor Boulevard. The facility offers climate-controlled units ranging from 5x5 to 15x15 with 24-hour access and onsite security and also sells boxes and supplies. Book and pay online or give Redd's a call at 757-242-8999.

Business License Issuance Up 54% YTD over Last Year
See the full list of new May business licenses:
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We extend a warm welcome to all of our new businesses.
Thank you for putting down roots to grow in Isle of Wight County!
Economic Development Releases 2020 Annual Report
 
Isle of Wight County Economic Development recently released its 2020 Annual Report, which celebrates calendar year development activity. The report also highlights business attraction and retention efforts, the impact of the Port of Virginia, target industry sector outreach, workforce development initiatives, community roots/quality of life, and statistics and demographics. See previous years’ reports.
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Economic Development wants to learn more about local businesses in order to provide assistance and resources based upon your needs. If you’re interested in expanding or starting a business or have concerns about matters that impact your business operations, we are here to help in reaching your goals and overcoming challenges. 

Schedule a free 30-minute video or phone chat with our business specialist, Nicole Talton. Appointments are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Thank you for continuing to nurture your local roots here in Isle of Wight County!   

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We know businesses in Isle of Wight County rock, and we want to tell the world. If you'd like to have your business featured in our newsletter and online for FREEcontact us and be prepared to tell your story!
Free Business Consulting

Do you need help with a business idea, writing a business plan, marketing or maximizing profit? Jim Carroll, Executive Director of the Hampton Roads Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will be available to share his expertise with Isle of Wight County business owners by appointment at the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce.


Thursday, June 10th

Request your free, confidential appointment now by calling the Isle of Wight Chamber at 757-357-3502 or email chamber@theisle.biz.

See the Economic Development calendar of events for additional consulting dates and information on additional business workshops that may be of interest.
8.89-acre site located along Route 17/Carrollton Boulevard adjacent to the established residential and commercial amenities of Eagle Harbor. New residential developments underway nearby. The property is ideal for restaurants, retail, hotel/motel or apartment development. Located along a busy traffic corridor and less than 3 miles from the James River Bridge. Owner willing to assist buyer with permitting process. MORE

For more information, contact Diana Hansford, Keffer Realty, 757-985-2959