Join your North Carolina Digital Coach, Tierra Norwood, for free training and coaching for your business.

Sign up for Tierra's upcoming workshops below:

Black-Owned Business Summit (National)
Thursday, February 22 from 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM ET
Grow with Google and the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. (USBC) are celebrating Black History Month by offering a free livestream event on YouTube catered to Black-owned businesses. The event will feature live trainings from Grow with Google Digital Coaches, information about the USBC's ByBlack certification program, and a small business panel with entrepreneurs on trending topics including cybersecurity, digital ads, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and more.
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Part 3 - Make Your Website Work for You (Gig East Exchange- Wilson, NC) 
Tuesday, February 27 from 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM ET
Workshop #3 in the three week Power of Increase series will focus on making and getting the most out of your website as well as discussing resources avaialble to get your business online.
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Meet Tierra

Tierra Norwood is a mom, entrepreneur and lover of all things marketing and Virtual Reality (VR)! Tierra has a background in Business and Economic Development from previous roles with the City of Rocky Mount, North Carolina Department of Commerce and as Director of the Nash Community College Small Business Center. She is also the owner of Ajon's Professional Solutions, which provides cutting-edge goal-oriented marketing services. She offers training to introduce entrepreneurs and small business owners to utilizing VR to increase brand awareness globally. As technology evolves, Tierra wants to equip entrepreneurs with the tools to prepare their businesses for new digital trends. Tierra also operates a co-working space, Rec Room, for business professionals and entrepreneurs.

If you have any questions, please email Tierra 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 Tierra Norwood in North Carolina. Tierra joins a network of Digital Coaches dedicated to helping grow the small businesses in their communities. 

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