Submitted by Thurston Economic Development Council
The Thurston Economic Development Council announced the finalists for the upcoming Business Recognition Awards. The Awards Gala and Investor Dinner will take place on May 19, 2017 beginning at 5:30 p.m. with reception and program/dinner following at 6:30 p.m. at the Olympia County & Golf Club, 3636 Country Club Rd NW Olympia, WA 98502.
This is the 32nd year the Thurston EDC will host the awards, which honors the achievements of local businesses and non-profits in four distinct categories: New Business, Small Business, Corporate Employer, and Non-Profit Organization.
New Business of the Year Finalists include:
- Broth Bar by Salt
- Fire & Time
- 222 Marketplace LLC
- Chelsea Farms Oyster Bar
- The Mouse Trap and Blind Pig Spirits
Finalists for Small Business of the Year are:
- PCI Pest Control
- NorthAmericaTalk, Inc.
- Zoe Juice Bar
Non-Profit of the Year Finalists include:
- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Washington
- Capital Lakefair
- Pacific Mountain Workforce Development Council
Corporate Employer of the Year finalists are:
- Olympia Federal Savings
- Atlas Dental Group
- Ziemek Dental Laboratory, Inc.
The Business Recognition Awards Gala and Investor Dinner is open to the public and will include an awards program that tells the story of each of the finalists and opportunities to network. To register for the 2017 Business Recognition Awards and Investor Gala, or become a sponsor, please contact Michael Cade at 360-464-6041 or visit the Thurston Economic Development Council’s website. The cost is $65 per person or $500 for a table of eight.
About the Thurston Economic Development Council
The Thurston EDC is a private non-profit organization focused on creating a vital and sustainable economy in Thurston County that supports the livelihood and values of our residents.