Meet-and-Greet launches the new season

Our first meet-and-greet, show-and-tell program last week started off the year with amazing energy. Many thanks to the 18 members who talked for a sprightly two minutes each about their work. (And thanks to Marty Wingate, our friendly timekeeper, who kept us on pace.)  Here are just a few highlights:  Marty Wingate led off by … Continue reading Meet-and-Greet launches the new season

Lake Union’s Danielle Marshall drew capacity crowd

Danielle Marshall, executive editor for Amazon’s Lake Union Publishing, drew a standing-room-only crowd for our June 13th meeting and ended our season with a bang. Not literally, of course, but she gave a great presentation and generously talked one-on-one to several members until it was time for Third Place Commons to close! First Danielle explained … Continue reading Lake Union’s Danielle Marshall drew capacity crowd

Recap: Inside the book business with Sam Kaas

Sam Kaas, Events Manager for Third Place Books (TPB), gave his audience of SinC members and friends invaluable insights into the contemporary book business at the May 9th meeting. Over the past year, Puget Sound SinC has developed a close relationship with TPB, so it was especially interesting to learn more about them. The book … Continue reading Recap: Inside the book business with Sam Kaas