Back To Top
Williamburg

RECENT NEWS

January 6, 2017

GWP Executive Director Shares His Thoughts on the Region

The head of Greater Williamsburg Partnership (GWP) economic development group, David Denny, shared his thoughts on the greater Williamsburg area recently with local media.  GWP combines the assets of James City County, Williamsburg and York County to recruit and stimulate new businesses as w...

Read More...
November 16, 2016

Ribbon Cutting for a New Women's Boutique

Born from a successful pop-up shop, French Twist - The Boutique at Urban Design, offers a wide array of clothing and accessories that were discovered while traveling in Paris. This line uses Italian silks, linens, cottons and other fabrics and has something for everyone. The artwork and jewelry F...

Read More...
November 14, 2016

Williamsburg is digital savvy compared to same-sized cities

In a national ranking of cities with digital savvy, Williamsburg was No. 3 among similarly sized localities base on cooperation citizen engagement, policy, operations, technology and data and factors such as open government, transparency and mobile applications.

Learn more at Read More...

November 13, 2016

Start Peninsula Winners!

Three teams of entrepreneurs in the Hampton Roads area are now steps closer to launching their businesses.  Dozens of teams presented a 90 second pitch on Friday night and 10 were selected over the weekend to deliver a 5 minute pitch on Sunday evening.  Three teams were then crowned as ...

Read More...
October 4, 2016

Launchpad helps build successful startups!

Mike Vahey, owner of Breathe Healthy, recently praised the business assistance received from The Greater Williamsburg Business Incubator, also known as the Launchpad.  During the recent Tidewater Veterans’ Business Roundtable Vahey said “I probably wouldn't be here right now ...

Read More...