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Next Level Northwest Company Recognized by Daily Herald for Six Years in Business
Next Level Northwest Company Recognized by Daily Herald for Six Years in Business

Relish Catering, a Next Level Northwest participant, was recently recognized for its sixth business anniversary in the Daily Herald. Read the full article.

Next Level Northwest Graduate Rada Auto featured on Strictly Business Podcast
Next Level Northwest Graduate Rada Auto featured on Strictly Business Podcast

Thomas Tkaczyk, owner of Rada Auto, was the very first participant to complete the Next Level Northwest accelerator program. NLNW is a not-for-profit public-private partnership that helps local businesses grow through strategic coaching and mentorship. In a recent episode of the Strictly Business podcast, Tom is joined by his coach, Sybil Ege, to discuss the process and how quickly he saw improvements in his business from culture to sales. Listen to the podcast here.

Next Level Northwest Achieves Guidestar Platinum Status
Next Level Northwest Achieves Guidestar Platinum Status

In January 2019, Next Level Northwest earned the 2019 Platinum GuideStar Nonprofit Profile Seal of Transparency, the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. To reach the Platinum level, Next Level Northwest added extensive information to its Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar: basic contact and organizational information; in-depth financial information; qualitative information about goals, strategies, and capabilities; and quantitative information about results and progress toward its mission.

Mayors discuss Next Level Northwest in 2018 Plans
Mayors discuss Next Level Northwest in 2018 Plans

In the Daily Herald article "Northwest suburban mayors look ahead to 2018 expectations" mentions Next Level Northwest as an initiative to support local small businesses. Read the full article.

Next Level Northwest program launch featured in Daily Herald
Next Level Northwest program launch featured in Daily Herald

The launch of the Next Level Northwest program in July 2017 was featured in the Daily Herald. Read the full article.

Rada Auto Selected as First Participant in Next Level Northwest Accelerator Program
Rada Auto Selected as First Participant in Next Level Northwest Accelerator Program

Next Level Northwest is excited to announce that Rada Auto was selected as the first participant in its accelerator program. Thomas Tkaczyk, owner of Rada Auto, participated in a competitive pitch night program and was selected by a judging panel of community business leaders.