Have we won??
Season Five of
Small Business Revolution


Small Business Revolution
will announce the
AT 5PM on Tuesday 1/28/2020

DOORS OPEN at 3:30pm
Tuesday, 28 January
at The Civic Auditorium
Join in the
Small Business Revolution’s
#1 Town

Many Thanks to Skot Barker for donating the Civic for this event and for organizing all the pieces there that night. Skot is a huge asset to our community. One Town One Team!

Club 22 and the TDCA Children’s Theater
will be selling snacks to raise funds.
The Civic’s no-host bar will be set up
in the Community Room.

Watch the video presentations
from 3:45 up to the

BIG Announcement at 5:00 pm

in main auditorium level,
in the balcony,
and in the Community Room, 2nd Screen.
At around 5:00 pm
Small Business Revolution
will announce the winner

If it’s us
Amanda Brinkman
the show creator and co-host
will step out on our stage
and Shout
That would be AWESOME WONDERFUL !!
Keep the buzz up on social media.
We’ve already won
by showing ourselves
we work together well as a town team.
Way to go #TheDalles !!

small business owners
& stay tuned right here
for more info on Jan.28
on how to
get ready to apply
should / when we WIN !!

— From 1/28 thru 2/3 will be the application period for every small business in zip code 97058.
— You will be able to access a link here to submit your application on the #SmallBusinessRevolution websites.
— Sign up there when submission period opens.

There are usually about 200 or more businesses that apply to be considered as a business study case for a Small Business Revolution episode.

— They suggest you also submit pictures from the outside and inside of your business to help describe your needs and challenges with which they might help.
— Consider getting some help in making a short video presentation too. See the examples that Lindsey Brady and others at The Workshop have created.. Link to Videos

Those hundreds of submissions will then get winnowed down to 20 by SBR using their own criteria over a week or two.
The show will then visit our town and interview the 20 finalists.
Then The show will mull over the collected info and interview information.. Then they will pick the 6 Businesses to be on the show, from those 20 finalists.
And then .. get out yer hankies folks..
The Show will come to town and film the big street party announcing the businesses in the six episodes
Filming will start on a date yet to be announced.
Regardless of which town wins Season 5, watch previous seasons’s at smallbusinessrevolution.org and see what it’s all about and how it all works.
You should binge watch a whole season. Also available on Hulu and Amazon Prime. SBR Facebook page :: https://www.facebook.com/smallbizrev/

One Town
One Team

KACI Neighbors Shout out — VOTE VOTE VOTE

Check out all these GREAT PICTURES of you and your friends around town holding the #TheDalles sign created by The Workshop and ToastedMaple.com
Thanks to Angela Pollard of Diamondheart Photography
<click here> to see all those pictures!


Thanks to Westwind Frame and Gallery
for hosting the last push voting effort on Tuesday 1/21.
Thanks Sedition Brewery for Beer.
Thanks Kainos for Pizza.
I know more people brought food.
So thanks all
(apologies, I was bizzy voting, web-don)

Sunday, Monday and Tuesday (1/19-21) we got great support from The Chamber of Commerce and The Dalles Library. They made machines available for people to vote.

from Noon to 3pm

Thanks to Lindsey Brady at The Workshop for spearheading this super cool event. More than 15 downtown businesses provided discounts, snacks, raffles and specials and more. Grand prizes will have been awarded in week ending Fri.25.January.
You got a stamp on your map from 8+ stores that you voted at. And that put you in the running when you turned it in at any of the participating businesses. Here are some memory bits .. Ad and Map…below

Purple Underlined Businesses participating in SUNDAY FUN DAY 1/19/2020

Thanks David and Kirsten Benko at the National Neon Sign Museum for opening your doors for TEAM VOTING on Saturday 1/18. We had more than 50 people get together and share devices for getting the VOTE OUT ! And thanks to everyone who came down and joined in the fun!!

Thanks to Gorge Toyota and Honda for hosting the VOTING PARTY on Friday 1/17 from 5-7pm .. more than a hundred people voted on the Dealership PC’s and each other’s phones. See the group photo of some of the people there that night! Thanks to all the Free Food and Drink providers; Smoke Wring BBQ for roasting off the pork that Fred Meyers donated served on the buns that Franz donated. Thanks to Sedition Brewery for the keg and to Copa d’Vino at Sunshine Mill for the wine ! And thanks to Mr. Blakely for his great solo performance all evening. #TheDalles is a neighborly town!! Let’s win this #SmallBusinessRevolution Season 5 and $500,000 investment in our sweet town!!

Thanks to Pawsh Spa for their event Friday night 1/17 from 6:30 to 9pm. They provided pet care service information and opportunities to vote on each other’s machines. What a great town!

WE WIN #1 ???

Small Business Revolution and Deluxe Corp
will invest $500,000
to improve 6 small businesses
over 8 episodes in Season Five
Hosted again by Amanda Brinkman and Ty Penington

Lots of people to THANK !

Thanks to Meadow Outdoor for your great support !!

Additional Thanks to ..
The Dalles Main Street
The Dalles Chamber of Commerce
BiCoastal Media
The Dalles Chronicle
Gorge Media
Gorge Honda and Toyota
Smoke Wring BBQ
Fred Meyer
Franz Bakery
Sedition Brewery
Freebridge Brewery
Copa d’ Vino at Sunshine Mill
The Workshop
and all the SUNDAY FUN DAY Businesses

Westwind Frame and Gallery
so many more
everyone who spread #TheDalles on social media
every business that put up posters in their windows
and to everyone who VOTES VOTES VOTES Jan.14-21

LET’S see if we WIN THIS THING !!!
Join the Watch Party 1/28
stay tuned …
.. we may have a live stream for home viewing too ..