Business & Career EXPO

2021 EXPO is April 21st.

(2020 Rescheduled due to Covid19)

9 AM - 5 PM @ Hotel RL by Red Lion

2300 Evergreen Park Drive SW  Olympia,WA 98502


Join us at our 4th Annual EXPO, where exhibitors and buyers from all

over the South Sound gather to explore, learn and do business.

Request information and reserve your Booth Today. 

This is the largest Business and Career EXPO in the South Sound!

This year we will have over 100 exhibitors and

expect 1000 people that day.  Don't miss it!


Accepting applications for:

  • Sponsorship Packages

  • Business Exhibitor  

  • Career Exhibitor

  • Non-profit Exhibitor

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South Sound EXPO is the premier business and career trade show, with a business profit accelerator sessions, and networking event of Thurston County. This event is perfect for any small business or entrepreneur looking for exposure in one of the fastest-growing business markets in the U.S.


The EXPO is now in its fourth year and has expanded to have over 100 Business and Career booths for 2021.  


For this FREE event, attendees will discover the incredible offerings of the South Sound business community. Don’t miss out on this massive business event!


And for business owners, FREE to attend means lots of foot traffic for your booth!

South Sound Business & Career EXPO


FREE Entry - Join us!  April 21st., 2021

9 AM-Noon  Business Profit Accelerator Session
1 PM - Business & Career EXPO Opens
5 PM - EXPO Closes

5-7 PM - TBD Possible Networking Happy Hour

*If you are interested in participating in this year's EXPO as a Sponsor or Exhibitor,
reserve your spot today!  We will sell out.


Our show hosts dozens of exhibitors who represent all aspects of our business community.

Since the beginning, our exhibitors have been at the core of our show, always committed to the highest professional standards.

Our PRESENTING SPONSORS are an integral part of your experience so please take a look at their details and stories.


Alan & Louisa Shimamoto

Industry Leaders

The Shimamoto's have coached business owners and sales teams for over 25 years all over the country. 

  • Alan & Louisa started a business from scratch and built to a 19 Million a year in sales within 5 years

  • Had as many as 400 agents and leaders over a multi-state region 

  • Launched two new businesses in two years to six figures

  • Recognized by Lacey South Sound Chamber as Entrepreneur of the year.

  • Finalist New Business of the Year from Thurston EDC.


Live your life on a whole new level! Clarify your vision, take massive action, and get on the fast track to more time, money, and happiness! Turn your dreams into REALITY!

High-Performance Business & Personal Breakthrough Coaching

  • Inner Circle Coaching – Private one on one

  • Peer to Peer Coaching

  • Workshops & Seminars

  • Corporate Training & Team Building

  • Masterminds


Intentionally Networking

Together Everyone Achieves More

We are the premier business networking group in Thurston County. You can find our businesses on this website which are trusted members of our group:

Two B2B Weekly - Intentional Networking Meetings

  • Mondays @ 11:45 – 1 PM ZOOM Meeting

  • Thursdays @ 7:45 – 9 AM ZOOM and in person@ O’Blarney’s Irish Pub 4411 Martin Way E, Olympia, WA)

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Latest & Greatest Country

Business Line: (360) 943-1240
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm

Address: 1700 Marine Dr. NE
Olympia, WA 98501

TEXT TO WIN #: 872-529-0969



Honest Experts

KGY will always be involved in your community - Went on air in 1922!

Business Line: (360) 943-1240
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm

Address: 1700 Marine Dr. NE
Olympia, WA 98501

TEXT TO WIN #: 872-529-0969


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Imagine coming home from a hard day at work

Just relax, have nothing else to do, your home is totally clean!

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ThurstonTalk is a community social network delivering positive stories about what it’s like to live, work and play in Thurston County Washington, including Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater, Yelm, Tenino and the surrounding area. Advertise with ThurstonTalk. Brand your business and tell your story to your target market.   Contact us:



  • Need help advertising your company, product, or idea but not sure how?

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By scheduling a FREE consultation in-person or over the phone, we can help you figure out what type of content, broadcasting, and budget you need to plan for according to your goals and strategy. Let’s figure out where you want to be and reverse engineer the content and the process.




Awards:  Best of South Sound, MMS - 2018 & Nominee: Entrepreneur of the Year, Lacey SS Chamber, 2018

While working with Sans, you can expect the following and more:

  • Expertise to guide you through complex estate planning

  • Respectful advice while keeping your values and goals in mind

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Buying & Selling a Business, Debt Collection & Debt Defense, Commercial Property Leases, Landlord-Tenant Contracts, Estate Planning, Family Law, Real Estate Transactions, Civil Litigation, Trust, Wills, and so much more.

Contact Sans Today to Plan and Protect Your Future.

Call (360) 705-3545

2646 RW Johnson Blvd. SW #100 Tumwater, WA

JJSponton Designs specializes in developing and designing Wordpress websites, as well as providing other graphic design services to businesses. Our goal is to equip your business with an online presence and brand that you will be proud to show to the world. We provide you with tools and a structure that you can take anywhere and are confident to use. No more feeling separated from your website or locked to a designer. We are here for you and to help you succeed in the online world."

Company Name- JJSponton Designs 

Person to contact - Jenny Sponton


phone number - 3602803491

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D Zines is Thurston County’s Premier Promotional Marketing Resource. 


Our Specialties:

  • Event Signage and promotional Tents

  • Custom Apparel

  • Promotional Products

  • Corporate Gifts & Awards

  • Printing

  • Graphic Design


“When You Know Our Name, They’ll Know Yours”


We highlight local businesses, events and much more.  

If your business is already listed, all you need to do is claim your business to get started. 


If you have questions, call us at (360) 900-1913


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Platinum Sponsors


2020 Valued Partnerships - More Sponsors to come!

Sponsorships and exibitor booths are available.  Email us today!


An Inside Look

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To learn more about our EXPO, please reach out to a member of our team.

We would be more than happy to help!

Exceptional Events
Alan & Louisa Shimamoto
855 Trosper Rd. SW #108-401
Tumwater, WA  98512

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