Elevate NW Conference 2019

Elevate NW Conference 2019

  • Date(s): Tue, Apr 30, 2019
  • Time(s): 01:00 PM - 06:00 PM
  • Location: Fisher Pavilion and Armory Lofts, Seattle Center
  • Address: 305 Harrison St. , Seattle , WA , 98109 (Get Directions)
  • Members: $99 pre-paid ($120 as of 4/23)
  • Non-Members: $120 pre-paid ($140 as of 4/23)
  • Questions: Contact Betsy Paige at 206-389-7345

The Seattle region is experiencing unprecedented economic success. But, how doelevate-nw-logo we leverage this so small and mid-size businesses can participate and benefit? How can these businesses, that play an integral part in our communities thrive in this environment?

Join us for the second annual Elevate NW, a conference dedicated to the growth and success of small businesses in the Seattle metro region. From solopreneurs to companies that employ tens of thousands of people, we all play a role in building relationships that create an environment where small businesses can continue to flourish and innovate.

Breakout sessions include:

Financing 101
Financing 101: When, how, and where?
As the saying goes, "you gotta spend money to make money" – but when, how, and where do you access that money? Learn from a panel of experts about the various financing options available to you and how to navigate them.


Linda Laws
Lender Relations Specialists
U.S. Small Business Administration

Amelia Marckworth
Assistant Director
Seattle University

Sunil Nair
SVP, Chief Credit Officer
Business Impact NW

Kerin Patel
VP, Commercial
Relationship Manager
Columbia Bank

Smart Business Growth
How can you put yourself and your company on the right track to growth? Hear from a panel of peers for insight on how to map your strategy, take calculated risks, recover from a stumble, track your success – and continue for growth.


Ashton Allison
Director of Business Expansion and Retention

Brook Howell
Strategy Manager,
Growth Marketing

Sue Sanford
Upstart Group

People-Centric Workplace
Creating a People-Centric Workplace
What are the ingredients for a culture where people want to work? Learn about strategies and tools you can use to improve employee engagement, retention, communication, morale, and productivity.


Kim Sullivan
Vice President and Chief People Officer
Kaiser Permanente

More speakers to be announced soon!

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Membership starts at $500 and is open to any business or organization interested in increasing their presence in Seattle metropolitan region.

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