Business

Bellevue part of new portal for government jobs

The eCityGov Alliance has recently launched it’s seventh regional, government service portal. GovJobsToday.com will provide regional government job postings and online applications.The portal will let… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2009

Newcastle seeking business sponsors

The city of Newcastle is seeking businesses interested in sponsoring community-wide events such as Concerts in the Park, Newcastle Days, Independence Day fireworks and the… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2009

Rachel Solemsaas named BCC vice president

Rachel Solemsaas has been named vice president of administrative services at Bellevue Community College.Solemsaas worked most recently at Edmonds Community College where she served for… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2009

Author to discuss jobs

Author Robin Ryan will present a free seminar based on her book, “60 Seconds and You’re Hired!” from 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24 at the… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2009

Underhills to close stores, including Bellevue location

By Reporter StaffUnderhill's Fine Wood Furniture will close its Bellevue, Totem Lake and Lynnwood stores on March 31. Already scheduled for closing is the company's… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2009

Bellevue American Music nominated for three industry awards

By Reporter StaffBellevue American Music has received three category nominations from the music industry in Music and Sound Retailer Magazine, a national music industry publication.Bellevue… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2009

Count Me In founder says Bellevue company will pay debts

Founder and CEO of Count Me In Corporation Terry Drayton announced the Bellevue organization is continuing its work to secure investors or a sale so… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2009

Retail sales, trade down in Bellevue for third quarter

Taxable retail sales declined 4.7 percent in Bellevue during the third quarter of 2008 from 2007, according to date released by the Washington State Department… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2009

Movers & Shakers

Shaughnessy joins D.A. DavidsonLauren Shaughnessy has joined D.A. Davidson & Co.’s Bellevue office. She is working with her father, Robert Shaughnessy, assisting individual investors and… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2009

Firm takes pet grooming on the move

Buzz. Whir. Snip, snip.The sounds coming from a driveway in one neighborhood this week could have been mistaken for any typical salon.Instead, the steady stream… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2009

Businesses learn importance of ‘green’ practices

A panel of industry experts recently gathered at the MBA University in Bellevue to share innovative ways to integrate ‘green’ practices into small business. The guest speakers were part of a Breakfast for Champions Workshop presented by Sustainable September, a local non-profit organization focused on promoting sustainable practices throughout the Eastside.

PSE honored for greenhouse gas reductions

Puget Sound Energy was recently honored as a recipient for the first time of the 2008 Natural Gas STAR Continuing Excellence award. Presented to PSE… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2009

Local company uses wigs and wackiness to throw good party

Wearing wigs and singing weird songs is where Troy McVicker got his start.He would sing anything that didn’t require much talent: The B-52’s Love Shack… Continue reading

PSE sees 25% jump in customers using online services

Faced with chilly weather and the economic downturn, Puget Sound Energy customers are tackling higher energy bills this winter heating season by turning to the… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2009

Workshops focus on starting business

If starting a new business tops the list of things-to-do in 2009, the Ladies Who Launch Incubator in Bellevue may be the perfect jumping off… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2009

Movers & Shakers Gatien promoted at D.A. Davidson

Christy Gatien, a financial consultant in the D.A. Davidson & Co. Bellevue branch, has been named associate vice president, financial consultant.

  • Jan 5, 2009

Halo creator Bungie Studios may move to Bellevue

Bellevue may be the new home for Bungie Studios, creator of the highly popular Halo video game franchise.

Clarke named CEO for Cascade Water Alliance

Chuck Clarke was named the new Chief Executive Officer of Cascade Water Alliance by its Board of Directors on Wednesday, Dec. 17. He will begin his duties with the regional water planning and supply system January 20.

  • Dec 23, 2008

Company brings lavish events to Bellevue

Between juggling a full-time position as the Marketing and Events Project Manager at the University of Washington and executing lavish fashion shows, event planner Courtney Russell has her hands full.

Movers & Shakers

Steve Coyle, formerly of Bellevue, has written a book, “Debt Collections: Stir-Fried or Deep-Fried? Asian & Western strategies to collect more money, reduce bad debts and keep more customers”.

  • Dec 23, 2008