For Graduates

We love our alumni! We continue to grow as we work with more awesome entrepreneurs and we strive to support you as you continue to make Tacoma a wonderful place to live and work. We have several programs you can take advantage of as your business grows, and of course, we’re always open to more ideas.

Coaching 

Ready to take your business or leadership to the next level? We have an awesome roster of coaches who love working with creative micro-enterprises. We split the cost with you for up to 20 hours with one (or more) of our coaches. This isn’t for the faint of heart – our coaches are professionals and hold you accountable to your goals. 

Coaches

Use my $500 expert consultation stipend

Available Experts

Apply for Financial Management Cohort for Existing Businesses

Have regular revenue, but not sure how to understand your numbers? Apply for the cohort to learn how to read your financial statements and explore how to make informed financial decisions in your business. Participants in this cohort commit to 3 hours every week for 6 weeks. 

Read more and apply here

Start my trial Chamber membership

Technical Support

Site Consultation – Ready for a commercial space? Meet with Spaceworks staff to focus on your search and find out what’s on our radar. We can accompany you on walk-throughs and be an advocate for you in lease negotiations.

Email Gwen for more info.

Marketing/Media Support  – Spaceworks helps promote your business through social media, blog posts, press releases, and grand opening support as available. 

Email Gwen for more info and to get started marketing through Spaceworks!

Join the Alumni Network! Join us in monthly discussion groups and an online community to grow the creative entrepreneurial ecosystem around Tacoma and Pierce County. We meet every 3rd Wednesday at 7 PM in downtown Tacoma. 
Check the Alumni Network Facebook group or email Gwen for more info.

ACCESSIBILITY STATEMENT

Spaceworks welcomes all clients and will obtain reasonable and appropriate accommodations for those with disabilities. We support equal access to our websites, services, programs, and activities. Accommodations for our programs should be made at least two weeks in advance by calling 253.627.2175 or emailing spaceworks@tacomachamber.org.

Most of Spaceworks training sessions are located at the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber, which is located at 950 Pacific, Suite 300, Tacoma, WA, 98402. The office and meeting rooms on the third floor are serviced by an elevator and are wheelchair accessible. Restrooms are also on the third floor and are wheelchair accessible. Other events or programs may occur at businesses throughout the city.

Service animals are welcome.

Large print copies of training materials are available upon request.

American Sign Language interpreters are available upon request for any training or workshop. Please contact spaceworks@tacomachamber.org two weeks in advance to request an interpreter.

Contact Gwen Kohl, Incubator Coordinator, for more information.   
E:gwenk@tacomachamber.org
P: 253.682.1740