Chamber welcomes Sylvie Roy

The Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce welcomes the new Program and Events Coordinator - Sylvie Roy. "Sylvie brings a wealth of experience to the chamber," said Guy Occhiogrosso, President & CEO at the Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce. As the Marketing Communications Manager for a global environmental engineering firm for the last 15 years, Sylvie [...]

Chamber welcomes Sylvie Roy 2018-03-27T10:20:18+00:00

Chamber welcomes Sylvie Roy to the team!

The Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce welcomes the new Program and Events Coordinator - Sylvie Roy.  Silvie began on Monday, March 5th and will be working full-time at the Chamber. "Sylvie brings a wealth of experience to the chamber," said Guy Occhiogrosso, President & CEO at the Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce. As the Marketing [...]

Chamber welcomes Sylvie Roy to the team! 2018-03-23T11:22:53+00:00

Big changes to local events

The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce has announced that the 2018 Jr. Ski to Sea Race will be moved to Zuanich Point Park in lieu of Lake Padden Park, where the race has been held in the past. The City of Bellingham Parks Department, will be undergoing a sewage improvement project at Lake Padden Park in [...]

Big changes to local events 2018-01-31T11:11:40+00:00

Join the Chamber’s Team! We’re hiring!

Program & Event Coordinator POSITION OVERVIEW The Program & Events Coordinator's primary objective is to oversee all Chamber events and program activities including the Haggen 4th of July Celebration, Chamber Speaker Series, the monthly Networking Breakfasts and many more. The position is responsible for ensuring every event is successful and that all events meet budgetary [...]

Join the Chamber’s Team! We’re hiring! 2017-12-27T12:54:37+00:00

How are the businesses of the year chosen?

By Liz Leighton As we approach the final months of 2017, our Annual Awards Banquet on November 30th will honor Large Business of the Year, Small Business of the Year, Green Business of the Year, and Non-Profit of the Year, among others. While the Bellingham Whatcom Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BWCCI) facilitates these awards, [...]

How are the businesses of the year chosen? 2017-10-16T17:25:16+00:00

Bellingham Chamber of Commerce celebrates 13th Annual Awards Dinner

Bellingham Chamber of Commerce celebrates 13th Annual Awards Dinner By Silvia Reed, BWCCI Events Coordinator The Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce is in full gear towards the Annual Awards Dinner presented by Bank of the Pacific to be celebrated at Four Points by Sheraton on November 30th. An evening to celebrate those organizations and individuals who [...]

Bellingham Chamber of Commerce celebrates 13th Annual Awards Dinner 2017-10-05T15:47:00+00:00

Chamber hosts Political Candidates Forum

September 22, 2017 Today the Bellingham/Whatcom Chamber of Commerce held a Political Candidates Forum for the 18 candidates running for office for the City of Bellingham, Whatcom County, and Port of Bellingham elections.  17 of the 18 participated in the forum including: Gene Knutson Pinky Vargas Eric Bostrom Rud Browne Philip J. Morgan Todd Donovan [...]

Chamber hosts Political Candidates Forum 2017-10-05T11:47:49+00:00

Haggen Family 4th of July in Bellingham—A Community Tradition

Ask little 4-year old Ava about her favorite part of the Haggen Family 4th of July Celebration and she squints her big blue eyes, scrunches her little nose and belts out a loud, "mooooo!" Her mom laughs and explains that Ava was fascinated by the miniature cow at the Haggen booth at last year's festival. [...]

Haggen Family 4th of July in Bellingham—A Community Tradition 2017-10-05T11:47:51+00:00