Entries by Cindy Doyl

SBA Emerging Leaders executive course

The SBA announces the 2019 Emerging Leaders course for businesses on the brink of growth. Tuition for this executive education 7 month “mini MBA” program is free. It meets two days a month. Work on your business instead of in your business. Seattle participants must  apply by March 17 and Spokane must apply by March […]

Vancouver, CoLab Office – Jerry Petrick

Location: Vancouver – CoLab Office Address: 915 Broadway City: Vancouver State: WA Zip Code: 98661 Telephone: View on Map Email: jerry.petrick@wsbdc.org Jerry Petrick is a WSBDC Certified Business Advisor and Certified Global Business Professional. His ingenuity and wisdom benefit his clients who are both seasoned business owners and new to entrepreneurship. He believes SUCCESS is […]

Des Moines/Highline College – Phon Sivongxay

Location: Highline College – The Highline StartZone Address: 2400 S. 240th St City: Des Moines State: WA Zip Code: 98198 Telephone: (206) 592-3220 Email: psivongxay@highline.edu Phon has been a Business Advisor with Highline College in their Economic Development Program for over 10 years. She also has 20 years combined experience in banking and real estate. She began her career in residential […]

South Seattle – Jenefeness Tucker

Location: South Seattle Address: 13925 Interurban Ave. South, Suite 100 City: Seattle State: WA Zip Code: 98168 AND 901 5th Avenue, 29th Floor Seattle, WA 98164 Telephone: (206) 439-3785 Email: jenefeness.tucker@wsbdc.org Web site:   http://www.wsbdc.org View on Map Jenefeness Tucker has been coaching, educating and training entrepreneurs for more than 16 years. She joins the Washington SBDC […]

Manhattan jewelry business moves to Spokane and flourishes

SPOKANE, Wash. – “I love coming to my office every day,” says Arianna Brooke, co-founder of MILLIANNA. Her office in downtown Spokane is just blocks from Riverfront Park with views of the roiling Spokane River. Next door to her office, a half dozen employees are carefully constructing beaded necklaces, earrings and bracelets, finishing them off […]

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Washington Small Businesses

SBA news 10-11-18 15736-01 WA Small nonfarm businesses in 11 Washington counties and neighboring counties in Oregon are now eligible to apply for low interest federal disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration, announced Director Tanya N. Garfield of SBA’s Disaster Field Operations Center-West. These loans offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused […]

IRS to introduce new tax transcript to better protect taxpayer data

The Internal Revenue Service today announced a new format for individual tax transcripts that will redact personally identifiable information from the Form 1040 series. This new transcript replaces the previous format and will be the default format available via Get Transcript Online, Get Transcript by Mail or the Transcript Delivery System for tax professionals as […]

Cowlitz Container and Diecutting navigates from tenuous times to peak production

KELSO, Wash. – Ralph Clark in 2011 was feeling like it was déjà vu all over again. Ten years earlier he and his wife, Gwen, had closed their manufacturing company after being in business for more than 20 years. Now, he and Gwen were contemplating closing another manufacturing business he had been running for nearly 10 years. They […]

L & I grants for innovative workplace safety and RTW projects

SHIP is a grant program under the Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) within the Department of Labor & Industries. SHIP funds Safety & Health (S&H) ideas that prevent workplace injuries, illnesses, and fatalities, and projects for developing and implementing an effective and innovative Return-to-Work (RTW) program for injured workers. Learn more at http://www.lni.wa.gov/safety/GrantsPartnerships/SHIP/