Effective August 23, 2021, Indoor Masking is Required in the State of Washington Regardless of Vaccination Status per State Government.
March 7, 2019

Diana Meeks, Media & Communications Specialist
Sustainable Connections

2019 Smart Business Summit March 28

Sustainable Connections, in partnership with the Community Food Co-op, is excited to announce the 2019 Smart Business Summit on March 28, 2019 from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. at the Ferndale Pioneer Pavilion Community Center. At the Summit, investigate how and why purpose-driven businesses succeed. Learn how to unlock the power of people at the Summit, and create a meaningful workplace that benefits both employees and the Bellingham community. The Summit will be the kickoff event for the 2019 Business Leadership Series, shorter workshops that will be held quarterly. The event keynote will be Monique Stefens, a local expert and international facilitator. Monique has a background in psychology and adult education and has specialized in helping others create healthy and equitable work environments.  She has taught a variety of courses that range from Navigating a Multigenerational Workplace to The Science of Happiness in the Workplace. At the Summit, Monique will speak to the economics of inclusions and will explore the trends, research and best practices around sustainability of your largest asset, people. With inspiring speakers, powerful panelists, and valuable insights, other Summit highlights include: Networking with other businesses and community leaders

  • Local Leaders Business Panel: A varied and diverse panel that will share about challenges faced and how bold action can lead to better success.
  • Defining Your Quadruple Bottom Line Workshop: Times are changing and so is sustainability! Learn about the 4th pillar and identify the next steps your business can take
  • Delicious local lunch will be provided Crave Catering
This event is made possible by support from the Community Food Co-op, Healthy Pet, and Business Support Services Northwest.

Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism
Visitor Center Located at I-5 Exit 253 - Check Hours
904 Potter Street, Bellingham, WA 98229
Phone: 360-671-3990

Places to Stay
Getting Here
Read Blogs

Photo Contest
Move Here
Contact Us
Tourism Talk

Industry Resources
Join as a Member
Media Inquiries
Host Groups & Events
About Us
Site by Drozian Webworks
©2021 Visit Bellingham Whatcom County