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Intentionalist makes it easy to find and support local small businesses and the diverse people behind them through everyday decisions about where we eat, drink, and shop.

AANHPI Heritage Month
Celebrate AANHPI Heritage Month
Upload your receipts from AANHPI-owned small businesses for the chance to win prizes and #SpendLikeItMatters via our AANHPI Heritage Month Marketplace.
Intentionalist 5 year anniversary
Intentionalist 5 Year Anniversary Recap
Our sold-out five year anniversary celebration included the surprise recognition of 3 local businesses and a special announcement by former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver, Doug Baldwin.
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From Our Blog

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3 Filipina-owned Small Businesses Recommended by Archipelago Chef Aaron Verzosa

As the prestigious James Beard Awards approach, Intentionalist is excited to shine a spotlight on Chef Aaron Verzosa. Named a finalist for his outstanding culinary contributions, Aaron has captivated the Pacific Northwest with his innovative approach to Filipino cuisine. At the helm of Archipelago, the acclaimed restaurant he co-founded with his wife Amber Manuguid, Aaron […] read more

Seattle Storm Recommend 12 AANHPI-owned Businesses

The Seattle Storm are longtime social justice advocates on and off the court. We’ve teamed up with them again to recommend 12 AANHPI-owned businesses where Seattle Storm fans can eat, drink, and shop! Pro tip: The Storm also recommends 15 Black-owned Businesses where fans are encouraged to #SpendLikeItMatters!  EAT Uptown China Restaurant (Queen Anne) – […] read more

Business Spotlight: Rainier Teriyaki

Meet Juyoung Kim, the owner of Rainier Teriyaki in the Mount Baker neighborhood of Seattle, WA. Rainier Teriyaki is a family-owned restaurant in Seattle’s Mount Baker neighborhood that specializes in delicious teriyaki dishes. After experiencing the tragic loss of its founder, Hansoo Kim the restaurant closed down for two months to make repairs and renovations. […] read more