Seattle Head Tax affects minority, diverse and small businesses: NWM MSDC President

The Seattle City Council is proposing a Seattle Head Tax of $0.26042 per employee hour worked in Seattle from companies generating over $20 million in annual revenues to provide housing and support services to over 8,500 individuals who are experiencing homelessness. Seattle Homeless and Housing Affordability problem that everyone, business, community, and public agencies acknowledge. However, from a business perspective, more specifically the Minority, Diverse, and Small Business (MDSB) perspective, unintended consequences may be risky at best and can certainly be destructive.

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Northwest Mountain MSDC and Cintas to Host First-Class Sales Development Workshop with Mark Carter

MAY 12, 2016 (SEATTLE, WA) – Mark Carter, VP of Sales Northwest for Cintas Corporation will conduct “Selling the Cintas Way” – a minority business enterprise (MBE) sales development training workshop in Tukwila, WA.  A subject matter expert on strategic selling, Carter has a proven track record, having worked for Cintas for eighteen years and received top sales performance awards, including Presidents Club fourteen times and #1 Team of the Year six times.

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