Wonder how the Legislature voted for the Transportation budget? Interested in what regulatory policies could be reformed for the sake of economic development? What about a legislator's take on the decisions revolving around education. The Legislative Wrap Up is an opportunity to talk with Eastside legislators and learn exactly how your local representative worked for you in Olympia. Emcee Randy Bannecker will guide the conversation. Read article
Don't Forget To VOTE for the Chamber Board of Directors!
Chamber members should have received their Board of Director ballots in the mail recently. Please take a moment to read about the three individuals that are running for Board of Director positions. We appreciate you taking the time to vote! Ballots are due in the Chamber office by 5pm on Wednesday, June 5th. You can mail your ballot back, drop it off at the Chamber office or fax it to 888.778.6823. Thank you! Read article
Chambers Offering Business Bootcamp - March Into Marketing - Classes
Business Boot Camp is a series of 4 short informative classes that will provide you with the tools to market your business effectively and efficiently. Classes will be held on Thursdays mornings from 7:30am - 9:00am at Lake Wilderness Lodge. Sign up for one class or all four. Click on this link to get more information about each class. Read article
5th District Candidate Forum - BE HEARD!
On Thursday, October 11th at 6:15pm at the Tahoma High School Performing Arts Center (PAC) the Maple Valley Black Diamond Chamber of Commerce will host a forum for candidates running in the 5th District. Our moderator is Grifan Cayce of Cayce|Grove Law Offices. Scheduled to participate: State Representative Candidates: Chad Magendanz (Prefers Republican Party), Bill Ramos (Prefers Democratic Party) and Lisa Callan (Prefers Democratic Party) and Paul Graves (Prefers Republican Party). This is your opportunity to show our legislators that we want to be heard! Show your support! Read article
Chamber Gala - September 14th - Solid Gold 70s - RSVP Today!
Please join us at the Chamber Gala where we will be celebrating excellence in business and community! Help recognize our local businesses while having a "Solid Gold 70s" kind of time. Tickets are $65/person and includes a wonderful meal, dessert, free drink and the chance to bid on some amazing auction items. We encourage you to wear your best 70s costume - you might just win the "Best Costume" award. Oh....and there is going to be a Special Surprise Guest. You do not want to miss this fun event! There will also be lawn games, wagon rides and s'mores. Call the Chamber at 425.432.0222 x100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP now. Read article