• 2019 Business Awards

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  • Reach for the Stars and join us in celebrating our 2019 award nominees at the Awards Dinner & Silent Auction on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 6:00pm at the Crowne Plaza Seattle Airport. In addition to announcing the winners, the evening will also include dinner and a silent auction, with proceeds to benefit The Success Foundation.

    Activities to include:

    • Golden Ticket
    • Dessert Dash
    • Wine Pull


    For details on the event and to purchase your ticket, CLICK HERE.


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    • Diamond Title Sponsor
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    • Silver Sponsor
    • Bronze Sponsor
    • VIP Reception Sponsor
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    For more information, please contact Renatta@seattlesouthsidechamber.com

  • Nominations are in for the 2019 Business Awards. Each year we invite the public to nominate the member businesses, organizations, and individuals who have gone above and beyond in their field.

    This year’s categories are:

    1. Educator of the Year – Celebrates an educator that demonstrates exemplary teaching methods and innovation of style, and has a significant impact on students, parents, and peers.


    • Andrea Haisch - Highline Schools
    • Dr. Flip Herndon - Tukwila Schools


    1. Non-Profit of the Year – Awarded to a not-for-profit organization that demonstrates best practices in nonprofit management as well as providing outstanding programs, services, or events that make a profound difference in the community and its residents.


    • Highline Medical Center Foundation
    • Still Waters: Services For Families in Transition
    • Wesley Community Foundation


    1. Business Leader of the Year – Recognizes a business or individual that has achieved excellence through innovative business practices, products, and/or services and community involvement.


    • Christina Gilton - HomeStreet Bank - Tukwila
    • Dana Lancaster - Anthony's Homeport - Des Moines


    1. Community Event of the Year – Presented to a group or organization that has staged an outstanding community event which had significant impact in serving and reaching the community. Event must have taken place between the dates of September 1, 2018 and August 31, 2019.


    • Burien Pride - Discover Burien
    • Des Moines Arts Gala
    • Healthy Kids Day - Matt Griffin YMCA


    1. Public Servant of the Year – Recognizes an elected official or city employee who frequently exceeds expectations and performs at the highest standards and measures, making them an example to others in similar roles.


    • Chris Craig - City of Burien
    • Deputy Chad Mulligan - King County Police
    • Aleksandr Yeremeyev - City of SeaTac


    1. New Business of the Year – Recognizes a business that has demonstrated incredible growth in operations, market performance or community engagement, or has performed exemplary work in filling a gap in their industry. Business must have opened after January 1, 2018.


    • Empire Coffee
    • Hotel Interurban


    1. Best Place to Work – Celebrates an organization that helps their employees advance their careers, knowledge, and performance in an environment that makes work fun and engaging.


    • Alexander Party Rental
    • Highline Medical Center
    • Wesley Des Moines
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