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Business & Career EXPO

SAVE THE DATE:  April 29, 2020 

9 AM - 5 PM @ The Marcus Pavilion at Saint Martin's University


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 2020.  

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!


FREE Entry - Join us!

9 AM - Noon Business Strategy Sessions
1 PM - Business & Career EXPO Opens
5 PM - EXPO Closes

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


2020 Sponsorships - More to come!


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

We have coached small 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

Two B2B Weekly - Intentional Networking Meetings

  • Tuesdays @ 11:45 – 1 PM Waterstreet Cafe 610 Waterstreet St. SW  Olympia, WA

  • Thursdays @ 7:45 – 9 AM 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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2020 - More Sponsors to come!


2020 Valued Partnerships - More Sponsors to come!

Sponsorships and exibitor booths are available.  Email us today!


An Inside Look


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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