Business

County’s DDES to move to four day work week

Department to close on Fridays starting next month but extend service on Monday through Thursday by an hour each day.

  • Nov 18, 2008

Copmputers Your router may be faulty

Q I am getting timed out of my Hotmail account after several minutes and have to re-sign in - and often times lose the message I was sending. My computer has also “kicked me out” of my internet connection, and it’s taken sometimes 30 minutes or longer to get the connection restored. I was told it was my router, which is a Netgear WGR614 (54 Mbps, 2.4 GHz 802.11, which means absolutely nothing to me). Any ideas? I’m taking an online class so if I lose my connection during a test, I get an automatic F!

  • Nov 18, 2008

Overlake to move Issaquah facility to new location

Overlake Hospital Medical Center will move its existing Medical Center Issaquah to a new facility that’s being developed nearby at 5728 East Lake Sammamish Parkway.… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2008

Bellevue Reporter Business Briefs | Nov. 15

Two Bellevue firms have been honored by the Utility Contractors Association of Washington. They are Parker, Smith & Feek, and H.D. Fowler Company.

  • Nov 14, 2008

PSE improves 21 points in overall customer satisfaction

Puget Sound Energy improved 21 points in overall customer satisfaction, making it third in the West Region and placing in the top quartile nationwide in… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2008

Open house Thursday at Sheraton Bellevue Hotel

People can take a walk through the newly renovated Sheraton Bellevue Hotel from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13.The lobby, meeting rooms, all… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2008

Panel to look at economic trends

A panel discussion to help those in business determine what matters most to them and their business with regard to local, regional and national economic… Continue reading

  • Nov 11, 2008

Bellevue’s PACE breaks some molds

As the Eastside’s first major performing arts center begins to take architectural shape, organizers are breaking a few molds along the way.

  • Nov 7, 2008

Movers & Shakers

David Young from the Small Business Development Center will speak on “Delivering Value at a Profit - How to Market Your Services” from 6-8:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Bellevue Regional Library.

  • Nov 7, 2008

Bellevue video game developers find potential looking up

Joseph Tkach is the co-founder of Fishbeat, a business that operates out of the basement of his Bellevue home.

  • Nov 5, 2008

The race is on for state small business of the year

The Seattle District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration is accepting nominations for its 2009 Washington State Small Business Awards Competition. Any individual or organization may submit nominations. A company, owner, or business advocate can also self-nominate. Award categories include:

  • Nov 4, 2008

Wynne joins John L. Scott

Tim Wynne has joined John L. Scott Real Estate as the new Director of Franchise Development.

  • Nov 4, 2008

Eye spy Ottica coming to Bellevue

Ottica Seattle, named “Best Optical Shop” by Seattle Magazine, will open store on Main Street in Old Bellevue on Nov. 22.

  • Nov 4, 2008

GA Creative wins award

Bellevue’s GA Creative earned the Best of Category award in the 2008 Create Awards Competition for its self-promotion booklet and a Silver Award from the Annual Creativity Awards for work entered in the Web Games & Entertainment category for a promotion for a leading software manufacturer.

  • Nov 4, 2008

Movers & Shakers

Golf tourney sets a record

  • Nov 4, 2008

MulvannyG2 raises $138,850 to fight breast cancer

Bellevue’s MulvannyG2 Architecture raised $138,850 to benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Puget Sound Affiliate, at their sixth annual golf tournament, “Swing for the Cure” held at Inglewood Golf Club in Kenmore.

  • Oct 31, 2008

Irwin retires at GLY Construction, other changes

Bob Irwin has retired at GLY Construction, Inc. He was Vice President of Operations for the firm since 1994. Irwin’s retirement is the impetus for several new executive assignments.

  • Oct 31, 2008

Strayhan named chair of AtWork! Strayhan named chair of AtWork!

Bob Strayhan, owner and President of Athena Development, has been elected Chair of the Board of AtWork!

  • Oct 31, 2008

Technology Q & A

Q I have a laptop with Windows Vista Home Premium. The computer runs OK, but I just bought Microsoft Office 2007 Standard and I’m having a problem installing it. It starts installing OK but after I enter the serial number a message pops up that says, “Please select a source . . .” and then it shows a list of the hard drives and CD/DVD drive and so I choose the DVD drive.

  • Oct 31, 2008