News for Chamber

Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Bellingham, Wash. - The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry celebrated another successful year for local businesses at its 12th Annual Awards Dinner on Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Silver Reef Hotel Casino Spa. This year’s awards recognized businesses and individuals for their contributions to the county, as ten awards were presented to deserving winners. "We were ...read more
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Monday, November 07, 2016
Bellingham, WA - November 4, 2016 – Holiday Inn & Suites-Bellingham , an IHG property slated to open in January 2017 is pleased to announce the addition of two new leaders to its management team – Juli Wavada, Assistant Director of Food & Beverage and MegAnne Offredi, Catering & Sales Manager. The announcement was made by Ragan Humphrey, General Manager. “ Holiday ...read more
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Thursday, November 03, 2016
Bellingham, WA. - November 1, 2016 The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry announced the names of the Man and Woman of the Year which will be awarded at the 12th Annual Awards Dinner presented by Bank of the Pacific on Thursday, December 1st. "We are pleased to announce that our Man and Woman of the Year are Chuck Robinson and Dee Robinson of Village Books and Paper Dreams. ...read more
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Friday, October 21, 2016
The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry, the Whatcom Young Professionals and The Bellingham Business Journal teamed up to find the top professionals under 40 years old who are doing good work in Whatcom County. In September community members sent in their nominations, and out of 70 nominees, a panel of judges has determined the top seven for this year. The judges considered each ...read more
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Tuesday, October 18, 2016
October 17, 2016 Bellingham, WA. - Today, the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry announced the name of the Nonprofit and Green Business of the Year which will be awarded at the 12th Annual Awards Dinner on Thursday, December 1st. Nonprofit of the Year sponsored by Banner Bank will be awarded to Brigid Collins Family Support Center. A Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber member since ...read more
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Saturday, October 08, 2016
Premier Christy Clark and Gov. Jay Inslee today signed a memorandum of understanding affirming their shared interest in creating regional economic opportunities for innovation in the technology sector. Government and business leaders in British Columbia and Washington are collaborating on the development of a new 21st century tech corridor — the Cascadia Innovation Corridor — to ...read more
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