• February 2019 Chamber Spotlights

    January 31, 2019
    Board Member Spotlight: Ted Brockmann of United General District #304

    With carefully designed programs to assist people of all ages and abilities, United Fitness Center has been helping thousands of people achieve their health and fitness goals for over a decade.

    "I actually look forward to exercising, which quite frankly, has never been the case for me. I attribute that to the people, both instructors and clients, and to the atmosphere at United Fitness Center. The exercise classes are fun and the equipment is great. I feel at home there. I highly recommend United Fitness Center." – Kate Nims

    United Fitness Center is located on the campus of PeaceHealth United General Medical Center in Sedro-Woolley - 2015 Hospital Drive, Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284 Call and sign up TODAY! (360) 854-0247 or visit our website at fitness.unitedgeneral.org 

    Ambassador Spotlight: Katey Von Hagel of Land Title and Escrow
    Born and raised in a small farming community in Eastern Washington Katey learned at a young age the importance of relationship building and being involved in the community she lived in. Katey has carried the passion of building and retaining relationships throughout her adult life where she takes pride in being very active within the community she lives and works in.

    Katey attended Eastern Washington University where she was very active in her Sorority and after college took over the role of Housing Board Vice President and House Manager. She is still an active Alumni member of Alpha Phi Sorority.

    Living in Anacortes with her husband Justin and their two children Katey is very involved within the local communities. Katey and her family can be found attending and participating in various Anacortes sporting events, hiking the trails around Skagit, Snohomish and Whatcom Counties, enjoying time on the lake, traveling, cheering on the Eastern Washington Eagles Football Team and the Gonzaga Bulldogs Basketball Team. 

    Katey is the Marketing Representative for Land Title and Escrow which is a local company proudly serving Skagit and Island Counties. Land Title takes pride in their unparalleled service they offer and is proud of their “Hometown Hospitality”. Land Title and Escrow has five locations to serve you, from Burlington, Anacortes, Stanwood, Oak Harbor and Freeland you will get the service tailored to fit your needs.

    Member Spotlight: Melanie Billette of KAPS/KBRC Radio
    KAPS 102.1 FM/660AM has been Skagit county’s country radio station for almost fifty years, and the newly-reformatted KBRC 102.9 FM/1430 AM is now Skagit county’s classic rock station after almost eighty years of broadcasting oldies and classic hits. 

    Along with a wide range of country music, we also broadcast high school sports, Cougars, and Seahawks on KAPS. KBRC also broadcasts high school sports, Huskies, and Mariners (Aside from classic rock ). Our morning announcers, Mike Yeoman and Glen Harris keep Skagit county up to date on news, weather, and local events and are both known for their involvement in the community.
    Radio reaches approximately 93% of people at any given time each week. Its effectiveness becomes even stronger when added to a solid and varied media mix. We also utilize Facebook, our websites, Instagram, and e-blasts for additional exposure.

    At KAPS/KBRC, from January to March, we offer a customer appreciation package to our current advertisers. We offer the same special to the rest of the businesses as a chance to give us a try, with “2 for 1” ads from January to March. We offer our non-profit businesses “3 for 2” ads for the remainder of the year.

    We have sponsorship opportunities for community-related events, contests, news, weather, trivia, and sports. In April and October, we give all of our businesses the opportunity to trade the retail value of items, gifts cards, or services for radio ads. If you have general questions about marketing your business on radio, and you aren’t currently in communication with one of our marketing specialists, please reach out to:

    KAPS/KBRC Radio
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