EDITOR’S NOTE: South King Media Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer serves on the Board of Directors for the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce.

REMINDER: The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’s 2020 PNW Virtual ‘Resiliency Summit’ will be held online this Wednesday, June 24, 2020, from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

This will be an online webinar via Zoom, and will also be streamed live on The B-Town Blog’s Facebook page.

“We know that every sector of our local economy has and will continue to be profoundly impacted by COVID-19, from manufacturing, to tourism, to retail.

“We also recognize the value in coming together to find solutions, guide decision-making and create actions plans to pave the road to economic recovery for our communities.

“This Virtual Summit will be a gathering of minds to do just that.

“Join us, because Together we are Stronger.”

Confirmed speakers include:

    • Carl Cole, City Manager – City of SeaTac
    • Chris Mefford, Community Attributes
    • Kris Johnson, President & CEO – AWB
    • Scott Alexander, President – Alexander Party Rentals
    • Dave McFadden, Managing Director of Economic Development – Port of Seattle

Wednesday Jun 24, 2020, from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.:

    • 11:00 a.m.: Virtual Begins, Welcome & Opening with Carl Cole
    • 11:15 a.m.: Key Note with Chris Mefford
    • 11:30 a.m.: Panelist Discussion
    • 12:00 p.m.: Virtual Audience Q&A
    • 12:30 p.m.: Virtual Breakout Sessions
    • 1:15 p.m.: Door prize & Thank Youse
    • 1:30 p.m.: Event Concludes

WHERE: Virtual/online through Zoom

COST: Registration is by donation (suggested $20).

REGISTER: Please register for webinar login details:


“Thank you for continuing to support Chamber programming!”