Bellingham Business News is Bellingham’s one-stop resource for all things local business, including upcoming events, in-depth news stories, and spotlights on featured businesses. Our goal is to build an online community that reflects Bellingham’s natural friendliness and passion for cooperation, as well as its commitment to sustainability, civic participation, and a vibrant local economy.

Damien Wright

Damien Wright  BBN Owner

Damien Wright is the president of, a regional publication highlighting Whatcom County business news and events. He also owns Ethoseo, a local advertising agency here in Bellingham, WA.


Brendan Silk

Brendan-Silk Editor at the BBN

Brendan Silk is the editor-in-chief at Bellingham Business News, and oversees all content produced for and submitted to BBN. He is a student at Western Washington University, pursuing a degree in political science, and also contributes to the Ethoseo Internet Marketing blog.


Tobias Osterhaug

Tobias Osterhaug, Contributor at the Bellingham Business NewsTobias is a part-time contributor to Bellingham Business News, covering local business events, tech news, and advice for job seekers in the Bellingham area. He graduated from Western Washington University with a double major in History and Chinese Language & Cultural Studies, and has previously worked as a coordinator in Western’s Writing Center.