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Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>We Stand with Small Business</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: We Stand with Small Business

We Stand with Small Business By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Our Chamber was founded on the belief that we are better and stronger together. We were one of the first... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Small Business Week</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Small Business Week

Small Business Week By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Our Chamber of Commerce is proud to celebrate “Small Business Week” with the U.S. Small Business Administration.... [Read more]

LETTER: Small Business Owner seeking others having problems with City

LETTER: Small Business Owner seeking others having problems with City

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] HAVE YOU TRIED TO OPEN A small LOCAL BUSINESS... [Read more]

Here’s another way to help small, local businesses – join ‘Cash Mob Burien’!

Here’s another way to help small, local businesses – join ‘Cash Mob Burien’!

A group of local pro-biz folks have created ‘Cash Mob Burien,’ an organization whose goal is to “encourage people to go into small, local businesses and spend their money, en masse,... [Read more]

An Exit Interview With Discover Burien Executive Director Steve Gilbert

An Exit Interview With Discover Burien Executive Director Steve Gilbert

In Nov., 2009 when Steve Gilbert, then the newly-appointed Executive Director of Discover Burien (DB) started, The B-Town Blog had an ‘Entrance Interview’ with him. Flash forward to Feb., 2011, where we find Steve on his way out of town, so we found it appropriate to have an ‘Exit Interview’ with him….