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Durham Magazine 

Powell pivoted her business from delivering spa services at corporate events to offering an in-home, on-demand holistic living product – think Peloton for wellness. “We’ve scaled to become a global company during the pandemic, now servicing clients on four continents.” 

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Triangle Business Journal

Naya Powell leverages virtual world by going global during Covid pandemic. Powell notes that 83 percent of U.S. workers suffer from work-related stress, a statistic that was reported by the American Institute of Stress in September 2019,...

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News and Observer

Utopia Spa and Global Wellness, a Durham company that provides on-demand spa services, is one of 50 startups in the U.S. set to receive a $100,000 investment from Google, as part of an initiative to support companies started by Black entrepreneurs. 

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The Woman Boss

Naya is a highly regarded thought–leader in the world of wellness and innovative self-care.... promotes Utopian Lifestyle Strategies as a global speaker, executive coach, mindfulness facilitator, and lifestyle retreat curator. 

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GrepBeat

Powell is the Founder and CEO of the Durham-based startup Utopia Spa and Global Wellness. It is a holistic one-stop shop for global wellness offering virtual classes that arrive six days a week and an on-demand library with about 300 classes available.

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Google for Start Ups

Utopia was selected to join the second cohort of the Google for Startups Black Founders Fund, a $10 million initiative designed for Black founders, who are building great companies…

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Grepbeat

Durham-based Utopia Spa and Global Wellness, a startup that offers online and on-demand wellness classes and spa experiences, has received a $100K grant from the Google For Startups Black Founders Fund.