The Elevate Olympia Small Business Conference is two days of complimentary learning open to all Thurston County businesses. Three separate tracks will help you learn how to market your business, learn about specific resources to address downtown challenges, and increase your business acumen. See the details about the tracks below. Later in the evening participants are invited to the Downtown Mixer and Keynote presentation by former Tacoma Mayor and Seattle Chamber President, Marilyn Strickland.
Educational Tracks will be held at these locations:
The conference is brought to you in partnership with City of Olympia.
Monday - Opening Session at the Heritage Room, 8 a.m
Meet your fellow business owners, get a conference overview, and join us for coffee and pastries as we open the conference.
Later in the day participants can stop by the local convention area to visit booths and learn about services that can help them with daily business.
At 5:00 p.m. participants can attend the Downtown Mixer for appetizers, a no-host bar and networking with other downtown businesses. And, stay to hear former Tacoma Mayor and Seattle Chamber President and CEO, Marilyn Strickland, talk about her experiences in Tacoma and revitalization efforts in downtown Olympia.