BizDirectory Community Expo Recap
October 10, 2019, Mercer Island, WA
More than 30 Washington-based organizations and businesses participated in the 2019 BizDirectory Community Expo. The event kicked off with registration and networking.
The evening brought together small, midsize companies, government and non-profits organizations to explore the ways to promote their business, to network and to take the opportunity to raise the consciousness of the organizations in around Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Initiatives.
Dan Velano, CEO of dvaDataStorage and BizDiversity COO, provided the keynote to inspire attendees to reflect on the importance of business continuity planning.
Attendees took the opportunity to share their story about their business and inform fellow attendees. Attendees le
Jacks Chicken N Ribs served dinner throughout the evening.
Orion Entertainment provided headshots via photobooth throughout the evening.
The Keynote address and many testimonial stories include tips for other businesses to raise awarness of their importance
of DEI to attract a diverse customer base as demographic changes continue to change King County and surrounding communities both state-wide and natioonally.
- Business Impact NW
- Columbian Delights Bakery
- Conquer Peru
- Eastside Refuge and Immigrant Coalition (ERIC)
- Jack’s Chicken & Ribs BBQ Catering
- King County Library Service (KCLS)
- Mike Nakamura Photography
- Multi Services Shalom
- Orion Entertainment
- Port of Seattle
- VR Seeds & Stones
- Washington State Department of Labor and Industry
The event was livestreamed courtsey of Bitlume.
You can review highlights by visiting our channel.
Additional information about the event will be posted later this month at expo.bizdiversity.net