Business Events & Seminars

The City hosts business related open houses and seminars throughout the year. Please visit this web page frequently for updates.

Business Acceleration Program for Kenmore Businesses


“5X Entrepreneur Series”

Co-Sponsored by the City of Kenmore and Port of Seattle’s Economic Development Partnership Program

Kenmore recently received $21,500 from the Port of Seattle to support local community economic development. The City plans to use the funds, along with local matching funds, to provide business acceleration training, technical support to local companies, and promote the City’s image for business development and tourism.
This new training series is designed to help Kenmore business owners and managers to accelerate profitable and sustainable business growth. 

This series features six business acceleration training sessions plus 3 hours of individual professional consultation.  

Participating businesses receive:

  • 15 hours of business acceleration instruction in a select cohort of 10 local businesses.
  • Guest speakers who are business acceleration experts and entrepreneurs.
  • Three hours of individual consulting with a certified Hot100Business consultant(s).
  • Series workbook from; “Best Practices of High-Performance Entrepreneurs, 2016 Hot100Business Edition.

The training series and individual consultation is led by Corey Hansen, MScOD, Kenmore Business Incubator Program Consultant

and founder of Hot100Business, where he has helped clients develop over $2 billion in new equity.

Space is limited to 10 businesses per series. Pre-registration is required. Program Fee for course materials is $100.


Dates:              Wednesday, February 1—March 8, 2017

Time:               5:30-8:00 PM

Location:         Kenmore City Hall ∙ 18120 68th Ave NE ∙ Kenmore, WA

For more information and applicationclick here.

If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Ousley, Assistant City Manager,, or 425-398-8900.

Last updated: Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:37pm