Enjoy an evening of networking and amazing food from Thurston County’s top chefs at the Chamber’s Annual Bite of Business

Share an evening of networking at the Hotel RL while experiencing the culinary diversity available in Thurston County! Mark your calendar for the Chamber’s Bite of Business After Hours Thursday, Oct. 20, at 5:30 p.m. at Hotel RL Olympia, 2300 Evergreen Park Dr. SW, Olympia, WA 98502 Chefs will feature samples of holiday hors d’oeuvres,…

The Smart Way to Look for Talent

Washington employers now have a powerful free online tool for finding the best talent for their businesses. WorkSourceWA.com is Washington’s new job matching website, powered by the proven technology of Monster.com and customized by WorkSource. At WorkSourceWA.com, you can: Post unlimited jobs at no cost. Private-sector sites can charge up $300 per posting. The largest…

August Forum: The Business of Cannabis

The conversation has changed—we’re no longer talking about the legalization of cannabis. Instead, we’re talking about the business model and the industry’s impact on the economy.  Join the Thurston Chamber’s August Forum on Wednesday, August 10 at 11:30 a.m. at the Hotel RL to hear from producers/manufacturers in the industry and from those whose businesses are…

Local Business and Community Groups Stand Up for Fairness, Citizen Input in Thurston County

Olympia, WA, November 24, 2015 – Olympia Master Builders, the Thurston County Chamber of Commerce, and Hinkle Homes filed a lawsuit against Thurston County in Lewis County Superior Court.  The lawsuit asks the court to direct Thurston County to stop its unlawful interim permitting process for land use applications located within the alleged habitat of the…

Earth Friendly Products Hires Third Service Member from Camo2Commerce Program

Earth Friendly Products has partnered with the Chamber’s Workforce Development Team and Camo2Commerce to hire transitioning Service members for key positions at their Lacey location. The company is the largest manufacturer of natural cleaning products in the USA under the Ecos brand, with five manufacturing facilities across the country. Last week, the third Service member…