Join your Virginia Digital Coach, Courtney Stringer, for free training and coaching for your business.

Sign up for Courtney's upcoming workshops below:

Launch Your Business with Customer-Focused Marketing
Wednesday, December 6 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
As a new entrepreneur, you’ll need more than good products or services to grow your business. It’s also important to have strong customer-focused marketing strategies to reach your audience and turn them into loyal customers.
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Meet Courtney

Courtney Stringer is from Southwest Virginia and has a passion for serving entrepreneurs in rural communities. She serves as the Director of Community and Business Development for the Office of Administration, Government Relations, and Strategic Initiatives at UVA Wise, where she manages various teams focused on community development, entrepreneurship, professional development and coworking collaboration. In her role, Courtney has cultivated relationships with partners from across the region to develop customized training programs and initiatives.

Courtney graduated in 2004 with a B.S. in Business Administration and a Minor in Communication from UVA Wise. In 2006, she received her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from King University.

If you have any questions, please email Courtney at


What is a Grow with Google Digital Coach?

Grow with Google Digital Coaches are local marketing experts and entrepreneurs who help diverse small businesses grow. They offer live training and hands-on coaching on topics like how to connect with customers, sell products online, and improve business productivity – for free. No matter where you are on your entrepreneurial journey, your local Digital Coach can help you build skills to take the next step for your business and network with other successful businesses in your community.

Who is this program for?

Grow with Google has partnered with Main Street America to onboard 10 local Digital Coaches who will offer training and coaching to businesses in small towns  – including Courtney Stringer in Wytheville, VA. Courtney joins a network of Digital Coaches dedicated to helping grow the small businesses in their communities. 

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