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Shop & Save at the CougsFirst! Show

May 2, 2024

Friday, May 10th at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue Here is a sneak peek at some of the deals, giveaways, and fun activities being offered at the CougsFirst! Show! Visit each booth on Friday, May 10th to enjoy these exclusive offers. COUG DEALS & PROMOTIONS BECU – Booth 301 & 400 You could earn a $150…

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Minshew & Cougar Greats Attend the 4th Annual CougsFirst! QB Classic

May 2, 2024

A Fantastic Weekend Back Home in Pullman! WSU Football legends made their way back home to Pullman for the 4th Annual QB Classic golf tournament this past Friday! It was an eventful weekend, including a home baseball series and the spring football game. Photos from the Tournament Join Us at More Upcoming Events! Attend the…

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Visit Pullman This Spring & Summer!

April 8, 2024

Tons of fun events are coming up soon in Pullman, including the CougsFirst! QB Classic, the Crimson & Gray Spring Football Game, WSU Commencement, Lentil Festival, and more! We encourage you to Think CougsFirst! and support local Pullman businesses while you’re in town. Find below a list of member businesses to visit, some special Pullman…

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Podcast EP. 47 – From Family Recipe to Thriving Business with Drew & Brighton Maughan

March 28, 2024

From Family Recipe to Thriving Business This episode of the CougsFirst! Podcast features a fascinating conversation with Drew and Brighton, a father-son duo who turned their unique ginger sauce into a thriving business. Starting from a family recipe developed 30 years ago by Drew, the sauce gained popularity among friends and family. Brighton, during his…

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Planning a Spring Vacay? Think CougsFirst!

March 26, 2024

We encourage you to Think CougsFirst! for your products, services, and hiring. “Cougle It” on the CougsFirst! Business Directory to find a business that fits your needs – including for travel, a staycation, and MORE! *CRIMSON OR CRIMSON PLUS MEMBER FREE Networking Event at Pike Brewing – Seattle, WA Come out for our next monthly…

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CougsFirst! Presents the 4th Annual QB Classic Golf Tournament

March 20, 2024

We’re excited to bring the 4th annual CougsFirst! QB Classic Golf Tournament back to Palouse Ridge Golf Course on April 26th, 2024, one day before the WSU Football Crimson and Gray Game! The tournament will feature over 20 former WSU Football QBs and head coaches from the last 50 years, including hosts “The Throwin Samoan”…

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Podcast EP. 46 – Leadership, Sales, and the Power of People with Bill Gruber

March 19, 2024

Leadership, Sales, and the Power of People This latest episode of our Business & Startup Series features a conversation with Bill Gruber, a retired executive with extensive experience in the medical device industry. Bill shares his career journey, starting from his college days at WSU, through different management and leadership roles, including sales representative, fraternity…

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Podcast EP. 45 – Exploring Business, Community, & Entrepreneurship with Lance Lijewski

March 19, 2024

Startup Series: Exploring Business, Community & Entrepreneurship In this episode of the CougsFirst! Podcast, Lance Lijewski, a digital marketer with hands-on experience in different business domains, discusses his path to entrepreneurship, starting from his days as a first-generation college student to his current role managing numerous businesses. Lance holds a dual degree in multimedia journalism…

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MORE Coug Businesses Join CougsFirst!

February 27, 2024

Help us welcome more Coug businesses to the network! Support these new members & “Cougle It” on the CougsFirst! Business Directory. We encourage you to Think CougsFirst! for your products, services, and hiring! AKT Redmond is a fitness studio that combines dance-based cardio, strength, tone, and circuit training in an inclusive and vibrant atmosphere. First and Main is…

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Take Care of Yourself While Supporting Cougs!

February 22, 2024

We encourage you to Think CougsFirst! for your products, services, and hiring. “Cougle It” on the CougsFirst! Business Directory to find a business that fits your needs – including for health, wellness, and self care. *CRIMSON OR CRIMSON PLUS MEMBER Network While Watching WSU Basketball @ Marco Polo Come out for our next monthly After…

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