ScaleUp training series is designed to help business owners strengthen skills in strategic thinking, systems building, effective marketing and improving profitability.  Scaleup includes classroom training, and local business mentors and resources. Check out the flyer here. 

Most business owners are constantly barraged with information, decisions and opportunities, day in and day out.  It leaves no time for thinking about how to grow your business or how to make plans for it to reach it’s full potential.  This training will guide you to make a plan for your business, setting a direction and taking action.

This training expects that you –

  • Have been in business for more than a year
  • Have annual gross revenues
  • Can commit to the training schedule

The courses are held Tuesdays for 5 weeks on 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25 from 1:oopm to 8:00pm in Yakima.        Registration is now closed. 

Discover how opportunity zones can benefit local developers and investors while spurring business & job growth in Yakima County. YCDA and the Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to host a free 2-hour workshop that will lay out a path for opportunity zone investment and development in Yakima County.

When: Monday, June 3 – 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce 10 North 9th Street, Yakima


Grow your talent. Grow your business.

Participants will:
Increase their interpersonal skills
Learn to supervise more effectively
Learn how to deal with difficult people and improve productivity

When:  June 12 & 26: 2 Full-Day workshops, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Where: PNWU Conference Center
Cost: $225 per person (company discount available for more than one attendee)

Click here for complete details. To register, contact Martin Valadez 509-865-8624 or email

Please join us at the Port of Grandview to tour Henningsen Cold Storage. This new addition to Grandview offers state of the art cold storage for growers located all over the northwest. Come see their new facility and welcome them to Yakima Valley. We hope you can join us. The Roundtable will begin at the Port offices at 1313 W Wine Country Road, # 101, in Grandview. 

When: Thursday, June 20, 2019 from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Where: Henningsen Cold Storage Co., 98 Stover Road in Grandview

Click here to register!