Business Development Resources

Economic Alliance Snohomish County

Economic Alliance Snohomish County's (EASC) mission is to be a catalyst for economic vitality resulting in stronger communities, increased job creation, expanded educational opportunities, and improved infrastructure.  To learn more about the services EASC provides, please visit their website.

The Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce is an independent, non-profit, business support agency committed to engaging and advancing the needs of the great Marysville Tulalip area business communities.  To learn more about the services the Marysville Tulalip Chamber provides, please visit their website at

1st Annual Marysville Small Business Summit

Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 - 4-7 p.m.
Marysville Opera House, 1225 3rd Street 

Come and learn tips and tricks to expand your business knowledge. If you are a small or micro business looking to grow, or need assistance with the growth you are having, this is the event for you! More than 20 vendor booths from support organizations that are ready to answer your questions, give you advice, or work for you. Food will be provided. 
4:15 p.m. Welcome Mayor Jon Nehring
4:25 p.m. Building a Strong Foundation
Jack Stiegler, SCORE
4:45 p.m. Visit vendor booths  
5:15 p.m. Building Your Team Dave Shapiro, Excell Puget Sound
5:45 p.m. Visit vendor booths  
6-7 p.m. Marysville Economic Forecast Maury Eskenazi, KRKO
Mayor Jon Nehring
Anneliese Vance-Serman, Regional Labor Economist
Erik Sprink, Coastal Community Bank
Matt Cail, Super Charge Marketing

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Presented by the Marysville Tulalip Chamber, Coastal Community Bank and the City of Marysville.

Washington Small Business Development Center
The Washington Small Business Development Center (WSBDC) promotes economic vitality within Snohomish County communities to existing businesses and entrepreneurs by providing confidential, objective business advice at no cost to small business owners; assembling resources to help clients answer the questions unique to their situation; guiding clients through the discovery and implementation process and helping clients make informed decisions that preserve or create wealth. 
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WSBDC offers a free, confidential, one-on-one business advising. To make an appointment, email or call 425-640-1435.

The Washington Small Business Fair (BizFair) offers information about making topics of interest to small businesses, including starting a business, expanding a business, and tips on how to succeed in business. It focuses on programs offered by federal, state and local government agencies, local chambers of commerce, and business and trade associations.

Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017
8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Renton Technical College
3000 N.E. 4th St., Renton WA
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