WHY RENTON?


Let us be your concierge for your corporate or private event.

EVENT PLANNER


Use our convenient, interactive form to get started.
 

HOTELS & VENUES


The Renton area can accommodate large and small events, plus everything in between!
 

EVENT SERVICES


Find florists, print services, caterers, photographers, trophies and more!
 

TRAVEL


Conveniently located minutes from Seattle, Bellevue and SeaTac Airport.
 

Diane's Desk


Dive into the heart of Renton's business community with 'Diane's Desk,' a monthly video podcast hosted by Diane Dobson, CEO of the Renton Chamber of Commerce. This platform is your go-to source for the latest in events, news, legislative updates, and insights into the Renton Chamber of Commerce. Each episode aims to inform, engage, and connect with business owners, community members, and anyone interested in the dynamics of Renton. Available here and on our YouTube channel, 'Diane's Desk' offers unparalleled access to the developments and opportunities shaping our vibrant community, directly from the desk of Diane Dobson.


MAY 2024

June 2024 at the Renton Chamber of Commerce is going to be vibrant and dynamic, as shared by CEO Diane Dobson. Dive into Renton's bustling business scene and discover the diverse activities fostering community and business growth.

Business Impact Northwest Drop-In Business Coaching on June 13th offered personalized advice for entrepreneurs. The Body Session for Task Accountability on June 18th at Macadons helped participants achieve their business goals. Networking peaked with the After Hours event on June 20th at the Hampton Inn's rooftop, catered by the Red Tea Room, drawing around 100 attendees.

The Blood Drive and Health Fair on June 21st at the Chamber allowed participants to donate blood and explore various health services. Ribbon cuttings celebrated the Richard Group on June 25th in the Renton Highlands and Aristo Health Care on June 28th downtown, a new 16-bed inpatient behavioral health transition facility.

Looking ahead, mark your calendars for the Governor Candidates Reception on July 9th and the Renton Neat Top Shelf Experience on July 27th, featuring local distilleries. August 21st brings the New Teachers Breakfast at the Renton Pavilion, and on September 30th, the Honoring Our Veterans Golf Tournament. The Wine Walk at the Renton Landing on October 5th is another event not to miss.

Stay tuned for more updates and join us in celebrating, connecting, and contributing to Renton's lively business landscape.


MAY 2024

May 2024 at the Renton Chamber of Commerce has been a dynamic month, filled with engaging events and new initiatives as outlined by CEO Diane Dobson. Dive into the vibrant business scene of Renton and discover the diverse array of events and opportunities that are fostering community and business growth.

This month's highlights feature the Rosie Rourke Home Show, proudly sponsored by local businesses including Biz X and Chipper Plumbing, which brought together businesses and customers in the home improvement sector. The educational front was equally bustling with the CTE Tour at Lindbergh High School, showcasing programs in culinary arts, marketing, and child development.

Looking ahead, the Chamber is hosting its ninth annual career fair at Renton Technical College on June 5th, promising numerous employment opportunities from over 80 employers. Food enthusiasts will enjoy offerings from the Soul Fusion food truck, known for its delectable catfish sandwiches.

Diane also shared exciting news about Nurse Staffing Solutions' latest achievements under Sylvia Chambers' leadership, who is actively working towards launching a mobile training unit to broaden access to healthcare education.

Moreover, the Chamber is preparing for the grand ribbon cutting at Body Language Studio in May and celebrating the best of local businesses at the Best of Renton Awards. Not to be missed is the Jamaican-themed After Hours event this May, hosted in collaboration with Molly's Caribbean Travels and Evergreen Market.

Stay tuned for more updates including the honoring of our veterans and the governor's reception, as well as unique networking opportunities that highlight Renton's thriving business community. Join us to celebrate, connect, and contribute to our lively and diverse business landscape.

.

MARCH 2024

Dive into the vibrant business community of Renton with Diane Dobson, CEO of the Renton Chamber of Commerce. This update features an array of events and welcomes new members, spotlighting the diverse and dynamic nature of Renton's commerce. Highlights include upcoming ribbon cuttings for Nurse Staffing Solutions, Abyssinia Hair and Beauty Clinic, and Body Language Studios. Don't miss our Spring Fling Gala and Silent Auction celebrating 100 years with a Roaring 20s theme, the monthly After Hours at Crea Makerspace, the Ahead of the Class Academy Awards for teachers, and the Rosie Rourke Renton Home Show for all things home improvement. We proudly introduce our newest members, including the I Am Miss Virtuous Pageant, GooJo Technologies, the Filipino Community Club of Seattle, Seattle Dash Cams, Montlake Partners Commercial Real Estate, U.S. Foods, Green Works Carpet Cleaning, and Black Cat Studios. Special congratulations to Cugini's Fine Gifts and Florals for becoming the preferred vendor for Valley Medical Center. Join us in celebrating the growth and collaboration within our community, and explore how you can be part of this thriving network.

FEBRUARY 2024

What's Inside: Chocolate Crawl Success: We kick off with a sweet recap of January's Chocolate Crawl in downtown Renton, which saw over 220 participants indulging in delectable treats from 22 vendors. Ribbon Cutting Celebrations: Get the details on four upcoming ribbon-cutting events, celebrating new and expanding businesses in Renton, including Happy Tails Veterinary Clinic, Joy Adult Family Home, Evergreen Market, and Mexi-Cuban Restaurant. Upcoming Chamber Events: Mark your calendars for our major upcoming events: the annual Spring Fling Gala, Ahead of the Class awards for educators, the Renton Home Show, and the Best of Renton celebration. Monthly Networking & Spotlight: Discover our February business networking opportunity at the new Cancer Center and learn about our business spotlight of the month, Cugini Florists. Local Election Initiative 2302: A crucial reminder about the ongoing local election, focusing on Initiative 2302. We encourage the Renton business community and residents to get informed and vote.