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NorthAmericaTalk’s Companies Net Four Awards in the First Half of 2017

In the first six months of the year, NorthAmericaTalk’s community social networks have racked up four awards. “Being recognized by our peers in the business community is a great honor,” said Dan Jones, CEO. “We are consistently appreciative of groups that recognize the positive impact of our businesses in the community.” The following awards were […]

NorthAmericaTalk Sets ClarkCountyTalk Go Live Date – Writers Needed

NorthAmericaTalk is thrilled to launch the upcoming launch of ClarkCountyTalk in July. ClarkCountyTalk will cover the the Vancouver, Washington market, also focusing on Camas, Battle Ground, Washougal and the smaller communities in this region. ClarkCountyTalk is currently recruiting for its writing team. Join our team of paid, professional writers that live, work and play in Clark County. […]

WhatcomTalk Honored as Member of the Month by Ferndale Chamber of Commerce

WhatcomTalk, a NorthAmericaTalk community social network based in Bellingham, Washington, recently received a Member of the Month award from the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce. “The Ferndale Chamber is made up of so many inspiring individuals and businesses. We’re proud to be recognized by our fellow Ferndale Chamber members for this honor,” said Stacee Sledge, Community […]

NorthAmericaTalk Wins Small Business of the Year Award from Thurston EDC

On Friday, May 19, 2017, the Thurston Economic Development Council announced NorthAmericaTalk as the winner of the 32nd annual Small Business of the Year award. “The award represents years of hard work by a talented digital publishing team,” said Dan Jones, CEO. “It’s rewarding to be recognized for the contributions we deliver to the community, […]

NorthAmericaTalk Announced as Finalist for Thurston EDC Award

When the Thurston Economic Development Council announced the finalists for the upcoming Business Recognition Awards, cheers went around the NorthAmericaTalk Olympia office. “It’s wonderful to be recognized as a notable small business in our community,” says CEO Dan Jones. The Thurston EDC will announce the winners at an awards gala and investor dinner on May 19, 2017 […]

Dan Jones Honored as Tourism Visionary Award Nominee

Dan Jones

Dan Jones was recently nominated by Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau with a Tourism Visionary Award.  Jones was recognized along with state representative Andrew Barkis, 222 Market owners, Joy and Gray Graham, Harbor Days organizer Carol Riley, and Ken Swarner.  The tourism group announced the finalists in advance of their annual State of Tourism meeting in Olympia. “It’s an […]

ThurstonTalk Recognized with Green Business Award

On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, the ThurstonTalk team was recognized by the Thurston County Chamber of Commerce with a Green Business award. “Every day, our team is focused on delivering a product for mobile users. Our carbon footprint is drastically lower than our print competitors,” says Dan Jones, CEO of NorthAmericaTalk and ThurstonTalk co-founder.  Jones […]

Company Growth Drives New Leadership Roles at NorthAmericaTalk

On Tuesday, January 17, 2017, the fastest growing media company in Western Washington announced that two of the founders would be adjusting their titles and duties to better align with the company’s mission and respond to growing revenue streams. “To become the #1 online media company in a community requires strategic leadership decisions along the […]

Whatcom Women in Business Recognize WhatcomTalk Community Manager, Stacee Sledge

Stacee Sledge, Community Manager for, was recently nominated as a 2016 Professional Woman of the Year by Whatcom Women in Business. And while NorthAmericaTalk partners enjoyed celebrating Stacee’s success, we weren’t surprised that she was nominated. Since helping launch WhatcomTalk nearly three years ago, Sledge has been completely invested in the company. In the […]