Left to right- Ellen Asbell, Bellevue Chamber, Bellevue Council Member Janice Zahn, Jared Nieuwenhuis, City of Bellevue, Paul Herber, Vice President-CFO Ascend Hospitality Group, Elaina Herber, President Ascend Hospitality Group, Jeffrey Frederick, Elite Brand Hospitality, Lynne Robinson, Deputy Mayor, Kemper Freeman, Kemper Development Company, Betty Freeman, Chad (back) and Ida Wicklund, Kevin Chang, Bellevue Chamber Ambassador. Photo courtesy of Mike Nakamura Photography

Left to right- Ellen Asbell, Bellevue Chamber, Bellevue Council Member Janice Zahn, Jared Nieuwenhuis, City of Bellevue, Paul Herber, Vice President-CFO Ascend Hospitality Group, Elaina Herber, President Ascend Hospitality Group, Jeffrey Frederick, Elite Brand Hospitality, Lynne Robinson, Deputy Mayor, Kemper Freeman, Kemper Development Company, Betty Freeman, Chad (back) and Ida Wicklund, Kevin Chang, Bellevue Chamber Ambassador. Photo courtesy of Mike Nakamura Photography

Bellevue Chamber ribbon cutting at Ascend Prime Steak and Sushi

The ceremony was attended by City Council members and leaders of the company.

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 12:30pm
  • Business

The Bellevue Chamber welcomed Ascend Prime Steak & Sushi with an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, July 3. Dignitaries from the city, including Deputy Mayor Lynne Robinson, Jared Niewenhaus, City of Bellevue Councilmember, Kemper Freeman of Kemper Development Company, City Council and Bellevue Chamber of Commerce members joined Ascend Prime owners; Elaina Herber and Paul Herber, (President and Vice President/CFO, respectively) and Jeffrey Frederick of Elite Brand Hospitality Group. Guests were given a tour of the space on the 31st floor of Lincoln South Tower, followed by a few words from the Ascend Prime owners, an introduction of chefs, and a ribbon cutting.


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