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Spokane business leaders to advocate for our region at nation’s capital

Each year, Spokane regional business, education, and community leaders travel to Washington, D.C. to meet with our state’s elected officials and staff at the federal level, to help advance our region’s policy priorities and issues that impact your business. The … Read more

GSI members win American Advertising Awards

This spring, the annual Spokane American Advertising Awards recognized some of the best advertising and marketing work throughout our region. We are excited to share that one of the Film, Video & Sound awards went to Little Fish Productions for … Read more

Business AfterSchool delivers a peek inside The M building construction

The following news update was submitted by Jesse Gilliam, Washington STEM Director of Communications and Policy, covering one of our recent Business AfterSchool workshops with DCI Engineers. — When it comes to renovating a 100-year-old building, who does the work? … Read more

The Future of Health Care showcases Spokane innovators and researchers

Each year, Spokane business leaders and professionals receive new insights into the latest developments in the health care and life science industry. This year’s event, titled The Future of Health Care, focused on innovative work being done in Spokane to … Read more

Investor highlight: Itron Inc.

Nestled in the heart of Liberty Lake, Itron has changed the game of the utility industry for the past four decades. The journey to be one of the world’s leading technology companies began somewhat informally, in Hauser Lake in 1977, … Read more

Mind to Market program fills a gap in Spokane’s entrepreneur ecosystem

Already recognized for its healthy entrepreneurial ecosystem, Spokane recently added another tool to its arsenal, allowing budding businesses to get their start. Mind to Market LLC is a new program from Avista directed at entrepreneurs, filling a specific gap in … Read more

Spokane STEM receives $150,000 grant to develop and expand Career Connected Learning opportunities

Spokane STEM recently received $150,000 from Washington STEM in partnership with JP Morgan Chase, which will be used to develop and expand opportunities for in-school and out-of-school youth in Career Connected Learning (CCL) over the next two years in our … Read more

Washington state Legislature addresses several GSI priorities

Greater Spokane Incorporated CEO Todd Mielke sent the following message to members this afternoon: Big news: The State Legislature adjourned last night on schedule, finishing a feverish 60-day session that produced many important victories on GSI’s 2018 State Legislative Priority … Read more

GSI membership update on HB 2992 B&O tax relief

Earlier today, Greater Spokane Incorporated CEO Todd Mielke sent a message to manufacturing businesses regarding House Bill 2992, which would provide B&O tax relief for some manufacturers in Washington. — House Bill 2992 is an important step to improving the … Read more

Olympia Fly-In proves beneficial for Spokane region

Last month, business, civic, and education leaders ventured to Olympia, Wash., to advocate on behalf of the Spokane region in our annual Olympia Fly-In. Partnering with the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce and the West Plains Chamber of Commerce, … Read more