Board Member Profile

Dan Toperosky moved to the Ferndale area two years ago to take the Health Safety and Environmental Manager job at Phillips 66 refinery. He is  originally from Central Alberta, Canada, but spent the previous 17 year on the Gulf Coast in the communities south of Houston. Toperosky took the position as Ferndale Chamber Board Member […]

Ambassador Spotlight

Being an Ambassador is fun and easy to work into my schedule. As someone who owns a local business, but is not native to Whatcom County, meeting new people is fun yet daunting when you walk into a room full of people you haven’t met yet. That’s why I enjoy introducing potential new members around […]

Biz Buzz

VSH CPA’s Make Best Of List VSH CPAs of Bellingham made the Puget Sound Business Journal’s 2015 list of best workplaces in the small company category. Alcoa Foundation  Gives Back The Alcoa Foundation and American Forests Global ReLeaf partnership for Trees awarded $20,000 to the Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association to support restoration work in Whatcom County. The Nooksack […]

A Word From the President

It’s been quite a summer for the Chamber!   The move from 2nd Avenue to the Pioneer Pavilion is complete, planning for the Street Festival is in full swing, and we have officially hit the second half of the year! I would like to take this opportunity to thank not only the Staff and the Board […]