Entries by Mai Ling Slaughter

Event: Seattle Chamber’s Business After Hours Board Summer Social

Wild about networking? Join the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce at the Business After Hours Board Summer Social hosted by the Woodland Park Zoo! You can mix and mingle with other local business professionals as well as members of the Chamber’s Board of Trustees, and maybe even meet an animal or two. Date: Thursday, June Read post

Resources to Help Small Businesses Comply with Seattle’s New Commuter Benefits Ordinance

Another ordinance is on the horizon that could affect small businesses based in Seattle. Starting Jan. 1, 2020, businesses with more than 20 employees will be required under the city’s Commuter Benefits Ordinance to offer their employees the opportunity to make a monthly pre-tax payroll deduction for transit or vanpool expenses. For Seattle employers not Read post

Industry Health Trustee Bios

Below are the biographies and information on the candidates appointed as Trustees for your Industry Health Trust. Please review the qualifications and vote using the link provided. If you have questions, please contact info@businesshealthtrust.com or 425.201.1972.   Nancy A. Giunto Nancy Giunto has served as executive director of the Washington Health Alliance since September 2014. Read post

Event: What’s New for the PNW’s Iconic Maritime Industry?

Washington state flourishes in large part due to our thriving and powerful maritime industry. Statewide, our maritime sector contributes more than $21.4 billion in gross business income — and directly employs nearly 69,500 people. Our regional maritime workforce, technology and priorities are evolving. Have you kept up? On June 5, join the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Read post

Business Health Trust Introduces Access to Behavioral Telehealth Provider Talkspace

Business Health Trust is taking its virtual care offerings one step further with the addition of Talkspace, a new in-network behavioral telehealth provider for members enrolled in Premera Blue Cross. This valuable new service, which provides access to professional therapy without the travel or waiting room, launches today with the start of Mental Health Month. Read post