Business People Nicole McBride named branch manager

Nicole McBride has been named branch manager at the Overlake branch of Alaska USA Credit Union.

  • Aug 12, 2008

Medina Market celebrates century mark

The Medina Market, known locally as “the little little green store,” celebrated its 100th year in business Aug. 2 with a grand opening celebration.

  • Aug 12, 2008

Mall’s opening draws crowd

The City of Tukwila took a temporary population jump Friday, July 25.

  • Aug 9, 2008

Pacific Rim bankers to visit Bellevue

Local businesses who want to expand their markets overseas will have a chance to connect with key financial contacts when Bellevue hosts the Pacific Rim Bankers Program reception at City Hall on Tuesday, Aug. 12.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Brooks joins Windermere

Lauren Brooks has joined Windermere Real Estate in its Bellevue East office.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Marin joins GA creative

Joey Marin has joined GA Creative as a designer.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Banner Bank promotes Jamerson

Jay Jamerson has been promoted to Vice President/Division Operations Manager of Banner Bank. He was formerly Assistant Vice President/Customer Service Manager.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Bottega Veneta to join The Bravern

Bottega Veneta, rated the number one luxury brand in a recent survey conducted by the Luxury Institute, will open its first Pacific Northwest location at The Shops at The Bravern in Bellevue.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Simmons joins firm

Shellie Simmons has joined Bellevue-based Cary Kopczynski & Company as a design engineer. She is working on the Bellevue Place Hyatt Expansion located in Bellevue and the Escala which is in Seattle.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Wells Fargo opening new Evergreen Village facility

Construction is close to completion on a new Wells Fargo banking store in Bellevue at 1915 140th Ave. NE. The 5,000-square-foot store is set to open Monday, Aug. 18, with grand opening celebrations scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 18.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Overlake executives earn top healthcare management credential

Three Overlake executives recently became Fellows of the American College of Healthcare Executives (, the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Eleven Bellevue firms on top recycling list

Eleven Bellevue businesses have been named to the second annual King County’s 2008 Best Workplaces for Recycling list.

  • Aug 7, 2008

Phil Scott on Barron’s list

Phil Scott, from Bellevue, has been ranked on Barron’s 2008 list of America’s “Top 100 Financial Advisers.” It is fourth year in a row to achieve the honor.

  • Jul 30, 2008

Shumaker to manage of Brazen Sotheby’s

Longtime Eastside Realtor Kathy Shumaker has been named manager of Brazen Sotheby’s International Realty Bellevue Main Street office.

  • Jul 30, 2008

Baldwin Resource notes 10th anniversary

Baldwin Resource Group is celebrating its 10th anniversary as a professional services firm. Baldwin Resource Group offers a broad array of services in the business and personal insurance, business consulting, and risk management disciplines.

  • Jul 29, 2008

Ki Rak Cho gains Master status

Ki Rak Cho, owner of Master Cho’s Taekwondo School in Bellevue, has been indicted as a Master at the World Championship and Masters Ceremony by the American Taekwondo Association.

  • Jul 29, 2008

CityU offers global leadership program

Bellevue-based City University of Seattle has launched an Executive Master of Business Administration in Global Leadership program. The program is the only such offering in the Northwest that has a fixed emphasis area in global leadership.

  • Jul 29, 2008

MulvannyG2 raises funds for earthquake victims

Soon after the devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit China’s Sichuan province on May 12th, the Seattle community mobilized to quickly raise funds to help victims. Bellevue-based MulvannyG2 Architecture employees also joined the fundraising effort and donated $15,000 including matching funds from the firm’s management.

  • Jul 29, 2008

Skillings to head Bellevue-based ACEC board

Tom Skillings, founding principal of Skillings-Connolly Inc., has been elected as the 2008-2009 chairman of the board of directors of the Bellevue-based American Council of Engineering Companies of Washington (ACEC.)

  • Jul 25, 2008