Industry: Cabinetry/Millwork Business Name: Tapley Cabinet Works
I grew up in Coeur d'Alene and am a graduate of Lake City High School. I received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Technology in 2002 from the University of Idaho. After graduation I joined my family company, Tapley Cabinet Works, making our company a third generation family owned business. My wife Amie and I keep busy raising our triplet boys Owen, Evan and Bennett. I enjoy golfing, skiing, traveling but most importantly spending time with family and friends. I joined the Coeur Group in an effort to become involved in improving our community for future generations.
Tapley Cabinet Works is a custom cabinet shop that has provided quality wood working services to the community for over 60 years. Tapley has the best team of skilled craftsman in the area, who are truly artisans. Many of our craftsman have been with the company for over 20 years. Although, Tapley began in 1946 as a cabinet shop, today we can provide our clients with services extending well beyond cabinets. We consider no project too small nor too complicated, our services range from building a client one piece of furniture to customizing an entire home. Along with our highly skilled craftsman, we have cutting edge machinery that gives us the ability to be cost effective in today's market. Our clients always come first and our reputation is built on quality, honesty and fairness.
Phone: (208) 664-4245
Vice President Patient Experience Professional
Industry: Health Care Business Name: Kootenai Health
I graduated from the University of Idaho in 2002 with a BS in Public Communication with an emphasis in Finance. I moved to Los Angeles in 2002 where I built and operated two Pita Pit restaurants. In 2005, I was involved with a group of investors who purchased the US franchising rights for the Pita Pit and then spent a decade learning, developing, training and supporting different aspects of the franchise business including operations, development, marketing, human resources and training. In 2015 I accepted a position at Kootenai Health as Manager of Guest Services. I am a Certified Patient Experience Professional and every day, I get the opportunity to serve our community. I am passionate about developing a company culture that produces exceptional experiences through highly engaged individuals and teams.
I have lived in Coeur d'Alene since 2008 and am fortunate to have an amazing wife Katie, and two beautiful boys, Henry and James. I enjoy music, skiing, boating, travelling, camping, volunteering and I especially love our community!
Phone: (208) 819-5528
Treasurer Director of Beverage
Industry: Resort Hospitality Business Name: Hagadone Hospitality
A graduate of Kootenai High School in Harrison, ID., a small town located on the south end of Lake Coeur d' Alene. Received a Bachelor of Science degree in Virtual Technology and Design in 2007 at the University of Idaho. Started at Nova Talent Agency as their Marketing Manager with a focus on web development and digital marketing for two years. Later I changed gears as the Assistant Food & Beverage Manager for the Coeur d' Alene Casino from 2009 to 2012 and then later accepted the position of Director of Beverage for The Coeur d' Alene Resort. I manage multiple venues which include Beverly's, Whisper Lounge, Unchained Taphouse, Boardwalk Bar, and the Convention Center beverage program. In my free time I enjoy all that our playground of the northwest has to offer. Fishing with my son Kaiden, wakeboarding and boating with friends, summer softball leagues, and motorcycle rides with my finance Shara around the lake.
The Coeur d'Alene Resort focuses on mastering the art of relaxation for its guests. With luxurious accommodations, rejuvenating spa treatments, sumptuous cuisine, and breathtaking holiday displays, and world-class golf which includes the world's only floating green, this four-star resort continues to be the destination of choice for discerning travelers worldwide.
Office: (208) 765-2300 ext. 7118
Chief Admin Officer Financial Advisor
Industry: Investments Business Name: White Pine Wealth
In 1993, at the age of 9, Brian captured Kootenai County’s imagination by placing second in the state Invention Convention. He was awarded a gift certificate to Super 1 foods and a Deluxe Magna Doodle and was recognized by the principal of Ramsey Elementary at the school’s spring assembly. Despite childhood fame he has managed to live a fulfilling life as a husband and father of two boys and owns a business that provides financial advice to clients in North Idaho. Brian serves as an ambassador in the Coeur Group’s locker program and volunteers for Gonzaga University. His wife, Jodi, hosts an annual grown-up prom that raises funds to support Coeur Group philanthropy.
White Pine Wealth offers Investments, Financial Planning and Insurance needs to fit our clients.
Office: (208) 292-4631
VP Duke Project Engineer
Industry: Construction Business Name: Young Construction Group
A native of the Pacific Northwest, I love living and working in this beautiful area and the people are second to none! I enjoy staying active with friends and exploring the outdoors when possible. I have had the privilege of being able to give back to the community as a member of the Coeur Group for the past couple of years. With a background in civil engineering (B.S. from Gonzaga University,) I have enjoyed being a Project Engineer for Young Construction Group for the past 4 years. I thoroughly enjoy the daily challenges of the construction industry and providing our clients with high end customer service and a quality end product they can enjoy for years.
Young Construction Group is a local general contractor who excels in general commercial, healthcare, and manufacturing construction projects. We can help you from pre-construction budgeting, through final construction, and perform design-build as well as standard bid work. We work on all types of building constructions and are a local provider of Butler Metal Buildings. Please contact us regarding your construction needs and see what we can do for you!
VP Arch-Duke Banker
Industry: Banking Business Name: Idaho Trust Bank
Originally from Montana, I studied Criminal Justice at North Idaho College and Lewis-Clark State College here in CDA. Started in that field until I decided that was not my calling and changed gears a bit into financial services. I am currently a Banker for Idaho Trust Bank and I specialize in Business Development and Relationship Management. I feel this was a fantastic move for me because it has allowed me to become a very active and engaged member of this community. I enjoy all the area has to offer including skiing, golf, and various other outdoor activities. I am very active in the community including the Coeur Group, the CDA Chamber Commodores (where I have served as a past chairman), Leadership CDA Graduate 2015 (best class ever!), and a North Idaho Business Journal Top 30 Under 40 winner.
Phone: (208) 770-2110
VP Strategic Relations Senior Project Manager
Industry: Landscaping Business Name: Clearwater Summit Group
A Seattle native and 2000 University of Washington Alum, my wife Erika and I moved to Coeur d’Alene in 2007. We decided CDA was where we wanted to raise our family and can’t envision anywhere better. We have two full of life young boys named Cody and Colin. In my little free time I can be found doing just about anything outdoors from skiing, fishing, golfing, biking or to just trying to keep up with my boys.
I went to work for Clearwater Summit Group when I moved here in 2007. We are a full service landscape company, if it’s a project outside the walls of your home or business we can do it. Everything from small to large scale residential and commercial construction, design, maintenance or specialties like outdoor lighting and unique outdoor structures. As Senior Project Manager I am mainly tasked with estimating and overseeing our commercial construction team but thoroughly enjoy the wide range of everything we do and the outdoor environments we create.
Phone: (509) 482-2722
Legacy Member Financial Consultant
Industry: Investment Advisor Business Name: Momentum Wealth Strategies
Whether you have significant assets to manage—or if you are just starting to accumulate wealth—we have the tools and background to provide the services that may fit your needs.
My personal goal is to provide you with guidance that can help you understand and better define your financial goals. I work hard to create a mutually beneficial and respected long-term relationship with my clients and their families.
As a member of the community for several years, I take pride in knowing that I have helped many people pursue the type of financial future they dreamed about.
Phone: (208) 712-6640
Legacy Member Real Estate Manager
Industry: Commercial/Residential Construction Business Name: Mountain West Bank
I am please to assume the responsibilities of RE Sales Manager for the Mountain West Bank Ironwood Residential Lending Center. With over 12 years of mortgage lending experience I am able to provide excellent service to my customers. My community mindset fits perfectly with the culture of Mountain West Bank. In addition, it is my pleasure to serve our community on the board of directors of the Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce, the finance committee of the Coeur d’Alene Summer Theater, co-founder of The Coeur Group and as past president of the EXCEL Foundation. After attending North Idaho College and Lewis Clark State College majoring in Business Administration I settled in Coeur d’Alene. I am proud to be a lifelong resident of North Idaho.
My goal is to provide my customers with the superior mortgage terms and services that they deserve. I consider myself a partner in each customers’ home financing plan, and work hard to assist each customer through this important step in their lives.
Phone: (208) 415-5368
Legacy Member Sales/Marketing Rep.
Industry: Title Insurance Business Name: Kootenai Title
I have been the sales and marketing rep for Kootenai Title since 2004. As a member of The COEUR Group since its inception there is nothing more rewarding than giving back to a community that has provided so many opportunities to me since arriving here in 1993. I am an avid outdoorsman who loves to fly fish, golf and snowmobile. I have two dogs, both labs and they are a handful.
As agents for Chicago Title Insurance Company, one of the largest in the world, Kootenai Title has offered full-service Title and Escrow services in Kootenai County since 1974 by some of the most experienced individuals in the industry.
Phone: (208) 659-6685 Fax: (208) 765-1654
Legacy Member Operations/Marketing
Industry: Business Development Business Name: Elk Point
Elk Point is an international multi-divisional business development firm with interests in Consulting, Events Management and Environmental Resources. Under the Consulting division Elk Point provides full service Accounting, Litigation and Business Infrastructure support to small and medium sized businesses and non-profit organizations. The Events Management division manages the marketing and operations of two of the Coeur d’Alene area’s premier event venue’s utilized for family, corporate or entertainment purposes.
The Environmental Resources division provides industry support in the timber, agricultural and medical gas market-space. Mr. Lyles has served as Vice President for Elk Point since 2008 with direct responsibilities in Corporate Operations and Marketing. Mr. Lyles is also a certified Mediator specializing in Commercial, Civil and Family Law.
Phone: (208) 765-5432
Industry: Website Design Business Name: Excelsior Creations
I am the Owner of Excelsior Creations, a web design company specializing in cutting edge websites with style, dynamic multimedia animation, content management systems, web hosting, search engine marketing and robust database applications.
Married with two children, in my free time, I enjoy seeing new places (hiking locally and traveling nationally) with my family, watching a good movie or TV series with my wife and getting in a workout (preferably some kind of sport) with my friends.
Phone: (208) 297-3360
Industry: Commercial Banking Business Name: Bank CDA
Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer in the Coeur d’Alene, Idaho Office. I began my career in the financial industry in 1998. I have since graduated from Pacific Coast Banking School University of Washington (2009) and enjoy leveraging my professional education to the benefit of my customers and the communities I serve.
Business financial services including lending, depository, cash management, merchant services, and consulting. I have a broad selection of business loan products to help you successfully meet the challenges and opportunities of owning your own business.
Phone: (208) 292-5170
Industry: Professional Development Business Name: NCCE
As the Marketing & Communications Director, Bobby leads the strategic planning for all initiatives tied to brand development and management of digital and social media. He is in charge of NCCE’s marketing content strategy, creative services, along with all advertising and promotional efforts to support revenue and other growth objectives. Bobby also cultivates and manages all corporate partnerships for the annual conference and year-round professional development opportunities in which NCCE partners with outside resources.
Phone: (208) 818-2444
Environmental Risk Officer
Industry: Full Service Banking Business Name: Umpqua Bank
Graduated from Lake City High School in 1996 and from the University of Idaho with a B.S. in Environmental Sciences in 2001.
Environmental Risk Officer ensures due diligence policies and procedures are implemented that identify and quantify various degrees of direct, indirect, and reputational environmental risks. Provides senior management with interpretations of environmental legislation and environmental liability issues which impact the Bank’s environmental risk management policies.
Phone: (208) 661-1152
Group Golf/Corporate Sales
Industry: Group Golf/Corporate Sales Business Name: Coeur d'Alene Resort
I grew up in Fort Worth, Texas and moved to North Idaho in 2014 with my wife, Jenna (formerly DeLong) to be near her family. I played football at Texas A&M University-Commerce while earning both my Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree. I enjoy spending time with my wife and daughter, traveling and playing golf.
The Coeur d’Alene Resort has been a destination creating memories for people for over three decades. The world’s only movable floating green was developed in the early 90s and has been an international destination for golf fans ever since. As the Group Golf Sales Manager I get to develop relationships, listen to groups needs and help create the dream of playing our course a reality.
Phone: (208) 415-5697
Insurance Sales Exec.
Industry: Insurance Business Name: PayneWest Insurance, Inc.
Peter works closely with individuals and families to create specialized insurance programs tailored for each client's situation. He has a deep understanding of home, auto, investment property, RV, watercraft, excess liability, and collectible vehicle and art insurance. Peter loves collector cars and enjoys helping owners make sure they are protected. He is a graduate of the University of Montana and the Safeco Insurance Producer Program. He has also been awarded the Safeco Personal Lines Achievement Award - 2013, Safeco Elite Producer Award – 2013, and New Sales Award - 2014 PayneWest Insurance.
Community Involvement includes: Shriners, Masonic Lodge and Sigma Chi Fraternity – University of Montana
Phone: (208) 770-3190
Industry: Commercial/Residential Construction Business Name: Monogram Homes
Grew up on a farm in Climax, MN. Graduated from Hamline University in 2003. Moved to the Inland Northwest in 2007 from Minneapolis, MN. Have been in real estate and construction for 9 years. Married in 2010 to my wonderful wife Jinger. Enjoy the outdoors, basketball, cooking, reading, and studying business, economics, and finance.
Well versed in the areas of real estate, construction, and development. My current title is project manager where I oversee residential and commercial projects, both from a construction and development standpoint, pro-forma analysis, and market research. I also consult with private capital ventures, start-ups, and small businesses.
Phone: (208) 660-0013
Industry: Attorney-at-Law Business Name: Amendola Doty & Brumley, PLLC
I grew up in Wallace, Idaho and graduated from the University of Idaho in 2004 and obtained my Juris Doctorate from the University of Idaho College of Law in 2008. I have been a resident of North Idaho for over three decades and involved primarily in criminal defense since 2008 in Kootenai County. I focus on the details of each of my cases, both known and those to be discovered through investigation and analysis. I work hard to serve my clients and strive to ensure that a good result is obtained in every case.
Amendola Doty & Brumley, PLLC is a local law firm focusing on Criminal Defense, Family Law, Personal Injury, and General Business litigation. We are an experience trial attorney firm who aggressively and attentively service your legal needs. We provided free initial consultations and are eager to assist you in high conflict matters where you need an experienced attorney. Experience is the best defense!
Phone: (208) 664-8225
Industry: Civil Engineering Business Name: T-O Engineers, Inc.
I grew up in Rathdrum Idaho and graduated from the University of Idaho in 2002 (Go Vandals) with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. Today I am a Project Manager in our Aviation Group. I oversee all of T-O Engineers Aviation projects in the Inland Northwest. I have been a partner in the company since 2008. Outside of the office I enjoy snowboarding, golfing, hunting, fishing, softball and gardening.
T-O Engineers is a full service civil engineering firm focused on planning, project design, land surveying, and construction administration services. We are experts in Aviation, Transportation, Land Development, Wastewater, Municipal, Water Resources, and Surveying.
Phone: (208) 661-2228
Industry: Dentistry Business Name: Avondale Dental Center
I grew up in Coeur d'Alene, and graduated from Lake City High School. I received my doctorate of dental surgery from the University of Washington and have practiced and owned Avondale Dental Center in Hayden since 2007. I love everything that embodies what makes Coeur d'Alene so special and am dedicated to supporting the causes that continue to make this community great.
At Avondale Dental Center our success is based on providing professional, contemporary, and personalized dental care with precision and integrity. We have been in the same location for over 30 years providing the most well rounded and up to date dental care in the region.
Phone: (208) 661-7879
Industry: Business Succession Planning Business Name: Northwestern Mutual
I have called Coeur d’Alene home since 2007. I recently got married to my beautiful wife Gretta which is by far the best deal I have ever closed. I have enjoyed coaching high school boys basketball the last 5 years at N Idaho Christian School. My family, my friends, and my faith are the most important reasons my wife and I love being involved in the CDA community.
Our firm works with clients to achieve financial security and independence. Our work protects families, builds assets, and prepares for lifetime income objectives. We specialize in succession planning for business owners. Our clients work hard to provide their families, care about the team of people that work for them, and provide invaluable services to grow our community. Our partnership with them allows that legacy to continue to future generations of ownership.
Phone: (208) 691-2579
Industry: Digital Marketing Business Name: Not Without Us
Aaron spends most of his free time enjoying the outdoors of the Northwest with his two daughters and beautiful wife, Hayley.
Not Without Us, a digital marketing agency specializing in websites, app development, social media marketing, Google adwords, etc. NWU has worked on multiple projects for companies such as Nickelodeon, Pokemon, AT&T, Verizon, Hard Rock Cafe and many more.
Phone: (208) 651-8004
Industry: Insurance Business Name: PayneWest Insurance
Dustin (Dusty) was born and raised in Coeur d' Alene, where he began his career in the insurance business in 2005. Since that time he has attended the National Alliance School for Producer Development and received his Certified Insurance Counselor Designation in 2009. Dusty enjoys just about everything associated with the outdoors. He enjoys coaching the kids, traveling, almost all sports, music, movies, helping out when he can, and he especially enjoys the daily adventures with the family! Dusty and the love of his life (Chelsea) have three beautiful children between them, which consists of wonderful daughters 16 and 9, and an incredible 10 year old boy. They have also been raising two sweet little boys 10 and 3 and an amazing 6 year old girl.
We offer high quality insurance and services to the individual and business marketplace. It is our commitment and desire to establish trust and a long lasting relationship with our clients. Our staff of knowledgeable insurance professionals will work with you to design an insurance program to meet your needs. As an Independent Insurance Agency, we have access to a wide array of competitive companies and specialty programs. Providing the flexibility needed to tailor an insurance program especially for you. Our clients are our future. We provide protection for tomorrow's challenges. That's peace of mind!
Phone: (208) 770-3210
Industry: Architecture Business Name: Miller Stauffer Architects
An Idaho native, Micheal graduated from the University of Idaho in 2004, having earned his Bachelor's of Science and Masters of Architecture. After quickly joining with Miller Stauffer Architects, he received his State of Idaho License and NCARB Certification in 2010. Micheal continued to grow his career and became a Principal of Miller Stauffer Architects in 2014. Presently, he specializes in civic and commercial architectural design. Working on notable community projects like the Ray and Joan Kroc Salvation Community Center, McEuen Park, Hayden Creek Plaza, Silverwing in Sandpoint, and Parker Toyota. Micheal also acts as the companies information technology manager.
Beyond his work at Miller Stauffer, he serves in local government and city planning through the Natural Open Space Committee for the City of Coeur d'Alene. Micheal is also a graduate of Coeur d'Alene Leadership, Class of 2015. Micheal is married to his lovely wife Stephenie Walker and has a Son, Dog, and Cat.
Phone: (208) 664-1773
Industry: Real Estate Business Name: Keller Wililams Realty
TJ is a Northwest native, born and raised in Montana. He attended North Idaho College in Coeur d’Alene, obtained an Associate of Science and Associate of Arts, Business Administration Degree. Went on to University of Idaho where he received his Bachelor of Science, Business Marketing Degree. He studied Real Estate Essentials and Practices and received his Idaho Real Estate License in 2004.
North Idaho has an unlimited inventory of beautiful lakes, pristine mountains, amazing recreation and fabulous homes! As a team of six professionals, we each specialize to assure you the highest level of expertise, integrity, and service in all things real estate. Excelling at providing customized marketing plans for our North Idaho Region, we sell our listings on average thirty days faster than our competition and negotiate typically within ninety four percent of the list price. Representing buyers with great diligence, we manage with tremendous success the purchasing process from beginning to end. With over sixty years combined real estate experience in the area, our team streamlines the buying, selling, and investing process and gets outstanding results whether it be residential or commercial, waterfront or acreage, entry-level or luxury homes, relocation or vacation homes.
Phone: (208) 660-5785
Industry: Franchise Development Business Name: Pita Pit USA
Graduated from the University of Idaho in 2007 with a BS in Business Administration. Continued my education at Bellevue University, earning an MBA in 2011. Wife is a Coeur d'Alene native so after graduation we settled in Coeur d'Alene. I have worked for Pita Pit Inc. since 2013 in the Franchise Growth Department. My main task is to help existing and potential franchisees obtain financing for their restaurants, whether it be for their first store or if they are looking to add additional locations. The wife and I have three children and in our free time we enjoy spending time outdoors, taking advantage of everything North Idaho has to offer.
Pita Pit's corporate headquarters for the U.S. are located in Coeur d’Alene and the brand has been leading the charge for fresh thinking and healthy eating in the quick service industry for the past 20 years. Pita Pit currently has over 250 restaurants in 46 states and over 600 worldwide.
Industry: Law Business Name: Smith + Malek
Peter is an Idaho native. He is married to Anna and has 3 kids. Peter is a lawyer. His practice areas business and real estate litigation and counsel. Peter has tried jury and bench trials. Peter has argued cases on appeal to the Idaho Supreme Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. In his free time, Peter enjoys skiing, running, and biking.
The Smith + Malek practice focuses in business law, creditor's rights, estate planning, intellectual property and real estate law. We handle both transactions and litigation.
Industry: Banking Business Name: Community 1st Bank
I was born and raised in Coeur d’ Alene, ID. I love the area and enjoy hunting, fishing and being in the mountains and the water. Recreating in the pacific northwest is truly a blessing and I enjoy it as much as possible with my beautiful wife Caiti.
Community 1st Bank is a locally owned and operated Commercial Bank specialized in serving the needs of Kootenai County. Our executive team and branch teams are comprised of individuals who have spent the majority of their banking careers living and working in North Idaho. We offer business loans, personal loans and a full suite of deposit products and services.
Office: (208) 635-7171
Mortgage Loan Orig.
Industry: Mortgage Loans Business Name: Mountain West Bank
I am a lifelong resident of Coeur d’Alene. I spend as much time as I can on the lake during the summer with my family and 2 dogs. After attending North Idaho College and Lewis Clark State College majoring in Business Administration and minoring in Marketing I worked in the insurance industry and eventually moved to Mountain West Bank as a mortgage loan originator. My goal is to provide my customers with the highest quality mortgage programs while providing the service that they deserve. I would like to consider myself a partner in each customer’s home financing plan, and work hard to assist each customer through this important step in their lives.
Phone: 208.415.5352 Fax: 208.667.0659
Business Development Representative
Industry: Distribution Business Name: Horizon Distributors
As a professional distributor to the green industry, we are committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations by providing quality products, innovative services and professional knowledge; measured by the mutual profitability and success of our customers, employees, and shareholders. Big enough to be professional. Small enough to be personal. We set the standard by which other distributors are measured.
Phone: (509) 714-4647
Industry: Automotive Repair/Sales Business Name: Lake City Auto Care & Lake City Pre-Owned
Attended Northwood University Midland Michigan, graduated 2004 with a BA in Automotive Aftermarket Management. Moved to Idaho in 2014 to buy Lake City Transmission & Muffler. Wife Nicole, and 3 children Audrey 9, Kelly 5, and Gregory 21 months. In my free time, I like to spend time outdoors with my family enjoying everything Idaho has to offer, boating, hiking, camping, etc.
If you are looking to purchase a vehicle, I can give you my opinion based off the experiences we have at Lake City Auto Care; we also can do a pre-purchase inspection. And, of course, I can always seek out and find the exact vehicle you want and sell it to you as well! As far as my auto repair facility, Lake City Auto Care; well you can get your vehicle fixed just about anywhere, but our attention to detail and going the extra mile for our customer's set us a part from everyone else. My shop and I can help guide the most mechanically uninformed down the path of least financial pain of vehicle ownership.
Phone: (208) 964-6350
To support various local projects and charitable organizations that serve the betterment of Kootenai County by donating time and resources amongst our membership.
When agencies or organizations need help with a project or process they are welcome to contact us to see where we can be play a supportive role. We are large enough in numbers and diverse in talents so we can generally find a good fit if the goal coincides with our mission statement.
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