Volume 2 | September 13, 2019
News & Upcoming Events
We are kicking off this fall with a bang! Our inaugural Kirkland-Redmond Small Business Tradeshow was a success and we hope to build upon our partnerships for future events. Registration for our Mayoral and City Council Candidate Forum is underway so sign up today! We have some tickets left for the Mariners game on Friday, September 27th as well!

Did you see us on TV? OneRedmond had it's 5 minutes of fame in this week's Q13 Fox feature! Don't watch tv as much anymore? Geekwire wrote a great story about The World's Largest Game of Simon as well. We are delighted with the press coverage as we further our mission of connecting commerce to community by showcasing Redmond's downtown with unique gaming activities and events.

In our Investor Spotlights, we are thrilled to welcome and feature two new investors to OneRedmond: Wong-Fleming and Snapology . Read more about these new companies in Redmond! Also, mark your calendar for OneRedmond investor Amaxra's 3rd Friday Coffee with an Expert. Read more below!
Tradeshow participant Pet Pros.
Inaugural Kirkland-Redmond Small Business Tradeshow a Success!
On September 5th, OneRedmond, in partnership with the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce and Overlake Medical Center, hosted its first small business trade show.

Over 200 attendees visited 40 local businesses at the event hosted at the Seattle Marriott Redmond. We would like to thank all the participants, attendees and sponsors of this event and look forward to building on this momentum and experience in the future!

Upcoming Events
World's Largest Game of Simon
September 13th & 14th
OneRedmond is attempting to set a Guinness Record for the "World's Largest Memory Game."

Teams, representing companies, organizations, families and friends, will have the opportunity to test their skill at accurately replicating Simon's random sequences of light and sound to earn the highest score.

There is still time to register and join us!

City of Redmond Mayoral Candidate Forum
Thursday, September 26, 7:30-9 AM
Come meet your Mayoral and City Council candidates at OneRedmond's Breakfast Forum on Thursday, September 26th at the Seattle Marriott Redmond.

During the breakfast, Dr. Eric Murray, President of Cascadia College, will moderate a discussion with Mayoral Candidates Angela Birney and Steve Fields.

Redmond City Council candidates will also be present and available to meet during the networking time.
Eastside Chamber Day at the Mariners (M’s vs Oakland A’s) – Premium Club Level Seats!
September 27, 7:10pm

Join us as we bring together some of our Eastside Chambers of Commerce to watch the M's play the A's. Good networking, good fun, good company and great seats!

Who:    OneRedmond members, Kirkland Chamber members, Bellevue Chamber members, friends, and families - kids can come too!

Where:  T-Mobile Park

When :  September 27th 7:10pm – Fan Appreciation Fireworks Night

Cost:     $50 per ticket for premium club level seats. Pick up at the OneRedmond Office after 9/20.

Deadline to Register: 4:00 PM, Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Featured New Investor!
New to Seattle's Eastside, Snapology provides interactive, hands-on-learning for children 2-14 using LEGO bricks, K'Nex and /or laptop computers.

During these programs children explore age-appropriate robotics, animation, science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) concepts under guided instruction.

Featured New Investor Chosen by Law360 as a Best Law Firm for Women and Minority Attorneys
Wong Fleming is a national law firm that represents Fortune 500 companies and other corporate clients with a Redmond office on Willows Road.

This past July, Wong Fleming was chosen as a "Best Law Firm for Women and Minority Attorneys," by Law360.

Congratulations to our OneRedmond investor! Click here to read the entire press release.
Featured Investor Event
Add Amaxra's Coffee with an Expert to your calendar for next Thursday, September 20th at 10am for the topic, "How to create a REMARKABLE company."

OneRedmond is the City of Redmond, Washington's Economic Development Enterprise, Chamber of Commerce, and Public Foundation all in one. OneRedmond also houses the SBDC, SCORE and WIN.

OneRedmond
8383 158th Ave. NE, Suite 225
Redmond, WA 98052
Phone: 524.885.4014
www.oneredmond.org