Discover Burien

Discover Burien is dedicated to supporting the business community of Burien and being a resource for fun and exploration for our residents and visitors.

About

Discover Burien is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) service organization founded in 2002 by a passionate and dedicated group of business owners who wanted to be part of growing the success of our community. We continue to be dedicated to economic development and community engagement in Burien and inspires everything we do. Our vision is to shape the future of our community to ensure it is prosperous, sustainable and thriving.

As a service organization, we serve the business community, both for-profit and non-profit, to support and sustain a vibrant economy through promotion, education and events. Working with Burien businesses and holding events throughout the year, we offer many opportunities for Burien residents to engage with each other and support the local economy. 

Services are only provided to clients who live within Burien, WA. However, as a local non-profit dedicated to supporting local business and our community, but are always willing to support our neighboring communities.

Services offered by this organization are listed below. This provider specializes in the areas listed in bold.

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Forming a Business
  • Grow Your Number of Customers
  • Hire Employees

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Apprenticeship (Specialty)

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program (Specialty)

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • Small Scale Manufacturing (Specialty)

Marketing and Sales

  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Social Media Consulting
  • Website Development
  • Branding
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing

Networking and Associations

  • Geographically Based (Specialty)

Nonprofit Development

  • Nonprofit Formation/Status

Space

  • Commercial Kitchen Facilities (Specialty)
  • Makerspace / Hackerspace (Specialty)
  • Retail Space
  • Site Location Assistance

Product Development

  • Product Design and Development (Specialty)
  • Prototype Development

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • City Business Issues
  • County Business Issues

Regulatory Compliance

  • Registration, Licenses and Permits

Starting a Business

  • Business Technical Assistance (Specialty)

Technical Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Business Bootcamps, Business Classes
  • Design Services
  • E-Commerce
  • Website Development

Training

  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • Human Resources Training
  • Marketing Plan Training
  • Startup Classes

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Incubator (Specialty)

Events and Community Building

  • Conferences, Fairs and Festivals (Specialty)
  • Connect with Other Businesses Like Yours
  • Meet-ups/Social Events
Contact Information
Debra George
Address
611 SW 152nd St
Burien, WA 98166