Business

Community groups launch 10-week business planning class

The North Olympic Development Council announced the return to Clallam County of a 10-week business planning class designed to help local entrepreneurs evaluate and plan… Continue reading

Jamestown Excavating hires new leadership team

Jamestown Excavating recently welcomed a new leadership team to help direct its growing business. Lonn Sweers has been hired as division manager, and Christina Owens… Continue reading

The Big Elk serves up a big menu

The Big Elk restaurant Traditional American comfort food Hours: 7 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Sunday Location: 707 E. Washington St. View the menu at “The Big Elk”… Continue reading

BNI Rainshadow Referrals interviewing for new club members

BNI Rainshadow Referrals, a local networking group that launched in 2016, recently reached the $1 million mark in business passed between club members, Sequim-based business… Continue reading

Building, remodeling expo set for Feb. 16-17

The North Olympic Building Association’s Building & Remodeling Expo is set for 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17,… Continue reading

Lawmakers propose lowering B&O tax for some rural manufacturers

A bipartisan bill introduced in the Rural Development, Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee would reduce the business and occupation tax for manufacturers and publishers of… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2019

Business briefs — Jan. 30, 2019

Feeling the love at Decorate with Panache Decorate with Panache has recently added a Valentine-themed display to its downtown location. “Our display windows are our… Continue reading

  • Jan 30, 2019

Tedesco’s expands business within first year

By Erin Hawkins Sequim Gazette… Continue reading

Business briefs — Jan. 23, 2019

Estes Builders adds four staffers to team Estes Builders is growing in both its Poulsbo and Sequim offices, with four new hires joining the company… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Payroll hiring surges in December

Washington State Employment Security Department Washington state’s economy added 11,400 jobs in December and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for December was 4.3… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

Sequim Bee Farm wins national accolades

Last year was a very good year for Meg and Buddy DePew and their Sequim Bee Farm, after winning $20,000 through Kitsap Bank’s edg3 FUND… Continue reading

Ben’s Bikes expands business next door

After six years of successful business, Ben’s Bikes is peddling into the New Year with new products, services, and an adding on to its retail… Continue reading

Business briefs — Jan. 16, 2019

Co-op sets annual meeting The Co-op Farm and Garden invites all stock-holder members its 84t-annual meeting, held at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan 21, at The… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Tourism project grant funds available throughout 2019

The Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau (OPVB) is seeking applications for qualified tourism project grants, primarily targeted to off-peak season activities within Clallam County. Tourism Enhancement… Continue reading

Katy Bowman, Nutritious Movement founder, opens new studio in Sequim

Nutritious Movement Center Northwest Location: 202 N. Sequim Ave. Opening time/date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19 (lectures require pre-registration; see more details in story)… Continue reading

Business briefs — Jan. 9, 2019

Titan Builders LLC add staffer Alexis Rookard is the new office assistant at Titan Builders LLC. Rookard started on Nov. 1 at the general contractor… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2019

Former tavern to become retail spaces

People love a mystery especially when it comes to incoming businesses. As renovations began last October on the Sequim McDonald’s on 107 S. Seventh Ave.,… Continue reading

Business briefs — Jan. 2, 2019

Financial Peace University series starts in Sequim Eastern Hills Community Church, at 91 Savannah Lane, hosts a Ramsey Solutions’ Financial Peace University class series starting… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2019

Payroll hiring across state continues into the holiday season

Washington state’s economy added 5,100 jobs in November and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for November was 4.3 percent, according to preliminary statistics… Continue reading

Business briefs — Dec. 26, 2018

Fit4Life Studio adds Fiercely Fusion! Fit4Life Studio, at its new location at 990 E. Washington St. Suite 103, is offering Fiercely Fusion! classes. The cross-training… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2018