Economic News In Napa

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Nakedwines.com puts down roots in south Napa

10/17/18 - Nakedwines.com now has more than 115,000 angels in the U.S. who have helped the company invest in more than 159 independent winemakers in 14 countries. Some in the wine industry consider the company business model a disrupter, O’Connell acknowledged. “But I don’t think of us that way,” he said. “We want to create a great system for people to enjoy wine and we want everybody to benefit from it.” -Napa Valley Register

The Best Cities in the U.S. - 2018 Readers' Choice Awards

10/9/18 - Condé Nast Traveler readers cast hundreds of thousands of votes for the best cities in the U.S. in the 2018 Readers' Choice Awards survey.  Napa made the list for "Best Smaller Cities" (populations under 1 million) this year. Conde Nast Magazine

Hall Announces $1 Million in Grants for Entrepreneurs

11/1/18 - To mark HALL Group's 50th anniversary, Craig Hall has committed to provide $1 million in grants from the Craig and Kathryn Hall Foundation to help nonprofit partners invest in and support entrepreneurs who are most impacted by our country's opportunity gap. For inquiries, contact [email protected]. - Napa Valley Register

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Workmix Adds Local Enhancements to the Mix



10/26/2018 - Located in Downtown Napa, Workmix Coworking Lounge opened in early 2017 and provides Napa with coworking space for individuals and businesses who seek professional space to work, meet with clients, and/or host events.  Congratulations to this Napa, woman-owned and operated business that just added even more services and enhancements such as a Winemix Pop-Up, a "pro-biotic bar" featuring locally made kombucha and water kefir by Triad Beverages, and pastries perfected by Petite Sweets, another woman-owned and operated Napa business.  A healthy "cheers" to these local businesses and their partnerships!