STARTING WITH YOUTH
Strategic Evidence-Based Solutions for
BUILDING A BETTER BUSINESS
A Trusted Voice in
with Over 20 Years of Experience
What We Do
The Driver Way (TDW)
The TDW is a 5-step approach to building a business after deciding your product. We have teamed with Amir Driver, founder of Made In Apparel, LLC, to help entrepreneurs lead with the best steps forward. Here's an explanation of the five business steps:
needs a distinguishable
name and logo
to set you apart.
Determine the specific licenses and permits required for your type of business and location.
Create a plan for your online store, including the platform you will use
(e.g., Shopify, WooCommerce, Etsy)
Prepare high-quality images of your products or items. These images should showcase your products from various angles and highlight their key features.
Develop a marketing strategy tailored to your budget. Consider various marketing channels such as social media, email marketing, content marketing, and paid advertising.
Starting a business
Opening a business can mean a variety of things depending on their goals, circumstances, and the type of business you are starting.
Social Media Campaigns
Social media campaigns are valuable for building brand awareness, fostering customer relationships, and driving specific actions, such as website visits, product purchases, or social causes.
Consulting & more
Consulting typically refers to a profession or career path in which experts provide advice, expertise, and guidance to businesses, organizations, or individuals to help them solve specific problems, make informed decisions, or achieve their goals. HOLLA LLC now offers coaching and mentoring for clients to achieve specific personal or professional goals, while receiving guidance, support, or advice from an experienced professional.
WHO ARE WE?
We are HOLLA LLC
Holla LLC is committed to creating healthy, resilient communities and fostering entrepreneurship.
Shared environments supporting healthy behaviors and wholesome living.
Meet The Founder
Archie Lee Boone Jr.
Archie Boone is a true modern-day Renaissance man. A proud student of Morris Brown College and graduate of Norfolk State University, Archie has dedicated his life to his community, art, and family.
He served 8 years as a coordinator for the Norfolk Community Services Board and led the Norfolk Prevention Coalition (NPC)
He is a member of the Community-Based Advocacy-Focused Data-Driven Coalition-Building Association (CADCA) and plays a vital role in supporting the Virginia Dept. of Health as a Master Trainer for REVIVE!, a program specializing in Naloxone education and administration.
Outside of his community work, Archie is a performing artist who has been a fixture in the local VA hip-hop scene. He owns multiple businesses which have afforded him an acute understanding of entrepreneurship and the role small businesses play in their communities.
Through his entrepreneurship, mentorship, and efforts to uplift marginalized communities, Archie has become a true advocate for his community, unwavering in his dedication to social justice and equality.