ThurstonTalk is a digital media company sharing positive stories about people, places and businesses in Thurston County. ThurstonTalk offers content marketing and online options to advertise in Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater, and beyond.  Advertise with ThurstonTalk to reach your target market, grow your brand, and measure results.

 

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ThurstonTalk is Seeking Freelance Writers

Join the fastest growing digital media company in Western Washington as a paid Community Content Creator for ThurstonTalk. Combine your passion for writing with...
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Top 10 Most Read ThurstonTalk Articles of 2019

2019 was full of amazing stories that showcased what a wonderful place we have to live. From new constructions and restaurants, to exploring the...

Join ThurstonTalk’s Sales Team

  Sell a product that customers love. Put your entrepreneurial spirit to work in Olympia and Thurston County. Use your network to close deals and drive revenue. ThurstonTalk is a...
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ThurstonTalk Hiring Freelance Business Writer

ThurstonTalk is expanding our writing team to include another business writer. Join our 25+ paid, professional writers as a freelance business writer on our growing...

NorthAmericaTalk Now Hiring Social Media Specialist

Join the NorthAmericaTalk team as a social media specialist. We are looking for an efficient, collaborative, team player with a social media and marketing mind. The...

Become a Content Creator for ThurstonTalk!

Join the fastest growing digital media company in Western Washington as a ThurstonTalk content creator! Our team of paid, professional writers live, work and play...
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ThurstonTalk and Martin McElliott Honored with Partnership of the Year Award

The Thurston County REALTORS® Association (TCRA) recently presented awards to nine members of the Thurston County community at their annual Affiliate Showcase & REALTOR Awards Membership luncheon...
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ThurstonTalk Receives “Workplace Excellence” Award at 2018 Lacey South Sound Chamber Business Awards

We think working for ThurstonTalk.com is not only fun, but an outstanding example of the impact of meaningful leadership, progressive organizational structure and dedication to team members...

ThurstonTalk Expands Storytelling with New “Community Talker”

ThurstonTalk and NorthAmericaTalk are excited to announce the expansion of their Community Social Networks and media services by hiring Spencer Spotts as their new role of Community Talker. "It...
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Martin McElliott Leaves Positive Legacy at Lacey South Sound Chamber of Commerce

When Martin McElliott took a call from Lowell Gordon, owner of The Creative Office, he did not realize that accepting a leadership role within...

NorthAmericaTalk Associate Editor Position Now Open

Join the fastest growing digital media company in Western Washington, NorthAmericaTalk, as a new Associate Editor. We are looking for a collaborative, team player to guide...

ThurstonTalk’s 2017 Year in Review

Yet another year has come and gone and ThurstonTalk is taking a moment to look back upon the milestones of 2017 even as we...

ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories of November

This is my favorite time of the year as we head into the holidays. The lights, the celebrations, the music and the giving and...

Job Opening – Full-Time Social Media Brand Manager for ThurstonTalk

If you love the hunt for a creative hashtag, get excited when content goes viral and look for interesting ways to engage an audience,...

ThurstonTalk Expands Writing Team with Full-Time Community Content Creator Job

Join the fastest growing digital media company in Western Washington as ThurstonTalk’s new full-time Community Content Creator. Combine your passion for social media with interviewing...

ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories of October

We have flipped the calendar page once again (hard to believe!) and November is upon us. This month, readers were reading positive stories about life in Thurston...
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ThurstonTalk Opens Full-Time Content Creation Job

Join the fastest growing digital media company in Western Washington as ThurstonTalk's new full-time Community Content Creator. Combine your interviewing skills, both for text and...

We’re Growing! ThurstonTalk Seeks Social Media Expert

Wanted: Part-Time Savvy Social Media Expert You will be responsible for posting unique content on a regular basis to our social media pages. You will also be...
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ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories of September

September is the month that signals a shift from summertime barbecues, lazy days at the lake and vacations to the more scheduled days of...

ThurstonTalk Seeks PT Bookkeeper

ThurstonTalk.com is expanding. We’re looking for a part-time bookkeeper to join our team. If you are a talented individual who has previous experience managing the...

ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories of July

Summer is a time of food, fun and family. And, the most-read stories of July reflect all of these things. Our most-read stories this...
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ThurstonTalk Invites Applications for 2017-2018 High School Internship

ThurstonTalk.com has opened a limited internship opportunity to Thurston County high school students interested in writing for our community social network. A special thank...
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Reader’s Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories in May

Spring has fully sprung in Thurston County and our readers are itching to get outside after a soggy winter. This month's most-read stories from...
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Readers’ Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories in April

April showers were certainly plentiful and they did bring some May flowers, although they also brought many days cozy inside with plenty of time...

ThurstonTalk Expands with Community Staff Writer Job Opening

Join the fastest growing digital media company in Western Washington as ThurstonTalk's new full-time Community Staff Writer.  Land this full-time job and share positive stories...

ThurstonTalk Seeks Temporary Associate Editor for Special Assignment

Join the fastest growing digital media company in Western Washington as our new Associate Editor.  This is a temporary, 6-month assignment. We are looking for...

Reader’s Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories in March

March came "in like a lion" and, well, the lion is still hanging around a bit. However, ThurstonTalk continued to share a bit of...

Community Event Photographer Wanted!

Snap photos of popular community events and share your images with ThurstonTalk's community social network. We're looking for a photographer who can commit to attending...

Reader’s Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories in February

This month brought it's fair share of crazy weather and unpredictable days. But one thing we can predict is our fantastic readers turning to...

Coming Soon! Announce Life Events on ThurstonTalk

Arriving Spring 2017 - Social Pages Share Your News with the Community ThurstonTalk is developing our Social Pages to give readers a cost-effective way to share their family's...
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Reader’s Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories in January

As the calendar rolls into February, take a moment to look back at our most popular stories in January 2017 along with an Editor...
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Fastest Growing Media Company Seeks Business Writer

Mission - Be the fastest growing media brand in a community. ThurstonTalk is expanding our writing team to include another business writer. Join our 25 paid, professional...

Writers Meeting – February 8, 2017

Hello Writing Team We're excited to pull everyone together to give an update on the Talk family of community social networks.  We'll talk about what's happening...
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ThurstonTalk’s 2016 Year In Review

As the calendar rolls into 2017, the ThurstonTalk team is excited about the future.  We will continue to bring you over 1,600 positive stories about...

ThurstonTalk Writers Pick Favorite Stories from 2016

At the conclusion of each calendar year, ThurstonTalk writers have formed a tradition of looking back on our published stories.  Each writer picks a favorite article...

ThurstonTalk Seeks Freelance Business Writer to Join Team

ThurstonTalk is expanding our writing team to include another business writer. Join our 25 paid, professional writers as a freelance business writer on our growing...

Readers’ Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories in November

The holidays are upon us and our three most-read stories from November reflect our reader's shift in thinking from fall leaves to decked out...

Readers’ Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Stories in October

October has come and gone in a cloud of pumpkin spice, pumpkin patches and a whole lot of rain. ThurstonTalk followers, however, have been...

ThurstonTalk’s Office Dog Gets Media Attention

Thanks Pet Connection Magazine for featuring Otis, ThurstonTalk's Office Dog, in your recent edition. Otis was adopted three years ago by our editor, Amy Rowley, and...
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Readers’ Choice: ThurstonTalk’s Most-Read Articles in September

September came and went in a blink of an eye. The kids returned to school, the weather - and the leaves - turned and...