Making It in the South Sound

by The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber

The Chamber Podcast Series will introduce you to some of the most innovative and exciting South Sound businesses, large and small. We'll find out who they are, the challenges they face, and the success they achieved. You will hear from South Sound business leaders to get insights into their experiences working with some of the most dynamic local organizations. And we will bring you important, current information that may affect... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E11 - Wade Stewart: Advice for Small Businesses and Small Business Owners

    S01 E11 - Wade Stewart: Advice for Small Businesses and Small Business Owners

    As a small business owner, Wade Stewart has been through it all - from start-up challenges, to down-turns, to expansion, to burnout, to success. And he's got a lot of wisdom to impart, not only about his business, Tech Masters, bu...

    13:42
  • S01 E10 - Acts Pharmacy: Keeping the "Care" in Healthcare

    S01 E10 - Acts Pharmacy: Keeping the "Care" in Healthcare

    Meet Jazel and Wilbur Bautista, the husband and wife team who own and operate Acts Pharmacy and Healthcare Services, one of the only independently and locally owned pharmacies here in the South Sound. Find why they decided to open...

    22:38
  • S01 E09 - The World Trade Center Tacoma: Bringing South Sound Businesses to World Markets

    S01 E09 - The World Trade Center Tacoma: Bringing South Sound Businesses to World Markets

    Michael Fowler, Director of the World Trade Center Tacoma (WTCT), wants to help you grow your business by getting you connected to world markets. Find out who the the WTCT is, what they do, how they do it, and how they can help yo...

    18:24
  • S01 E08 - Spaceworks: Creating Opportunities

    S01 E08 - Spaceworks: Creating Opportunities

    In this episode, Chamber CEO Andrea Reay sits down with Michael Liang, the director of Spaceworks Tacoma. Discover who Spaceworks is, the programs they offer, how they help entrepreneurs and the local business community, and how y...

    15:26
  • S01 E07 - Tacoma Youth Marine Foundation: Producing Future Leaders

    S01 E07 - Tacoma Youth Marine Foundation: Producing Future Leaders

    Monique Valenzuela, Executive Director of the Tacoma Youth Marine Foundation (TYMF). is determined to spread the word about the amazing organization she leads. In this episode of Making it in the South Sound, Andrea Reay, Presiden...

    18:21