Goldsmiths, University of London Signs Articulation Agreement for SPSCC Graduates Studying Politics

South Puget Sound Community College along with Goldsmiths, University of London has implemented a new articulation agreement for studies in Politics. The agreement allows qualified SPSCC graduates to transfer into Goldsmiths’ Bachelor of Arts in Politics program with advanced standing. The agreement was formalized earlier this month when representatives from SPSCC met at Goldsmiths, University…

HARBOR WHOLESALE FOODS & TACO TIME NORTHWEST ANNOUNCE DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

Lacey, WA (August 11, 2016)—Harbor Wholesale Foods (Harbor) of Lacey, Washington announces a 3-year distribution partnership with Taco Time Northwest, serving 75 restaurants throughout Washington. Fourth generation Harbor owner and CEO, Justin Erickson believes this deal highlights the best of Harbor’s capabilities & culture. “Taco Time is a perfect customer to help us continue on…

Thurston Climate Action Team: Simple actions you can take to improve energy efficiency and reduce long-term costs.

Running a business is a complex job. Subjects like energy efficiency often take a back seat to just meeting day-to- day business needs. So, Thurston Climate Action Team has assembled a list of simple actions you can take to improve efficiency and reduce long-term costs. 1. Replace your incandescent lighting with LEDs. The price of…

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…

Saint Martin’s Assistant Vice president for Institutional Advancement Named a 40 Under Forty Leadership Honoree

Katie Wojke, assistant vice president for institutional advancement at Saint Martin’s University, has been named as one of 2016’s 40 Under Forty leaders by the Business Examiner Media Group. The program annually honors emerging business and community leaders under the age of 40 for the meaningful accomplishments and contributions they are making to their businesses,…

OLYMPIA-LACEY-TUMWATER VISITOR & CONVENTION BUREAU ANNOUNCES SARAH MOORE AS MARKETING COORDINATOR

The Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau (OLTVCB) announces Sarah Moore as its new marketing coordinator.  Moore manages the OLTVCB’s social media platforms, supports marketing strategies through design and implementation, and assists customers in finding meeting space to develop meaningful experiences and promote travel to Thurston County. A recent graduate, Moore brings a thirst for the…