Business

Bellevue adds new phone services for permit customers

For years, people needing construction permits in Bellevue have been able to schedule inspections using VoicePermits, an interactive phone system. Now they will be able… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2008
Regional officials in the transportation sector speak about green challenges during a break-out session at a recent Sustainable Green Symposium event at the Bellevue Club. (From left: Jack Devine
Regional officials in the transportation sector speak about green challenges during a break-out session at a recent Sustainable Green Symposium event at the Bellevue Club. (From left: Jack Devine
Grant Larsen

Express Construction’s Larsen elected chair of ABC board

Grant Larsen, president of Express Construction Co., Inc., has been elected as the 2008-2009 chairman of the board of directors of Bellevue-based Associated Builders and Contractors of Western Washington.

  • Oct 7, 2008
Grant Larsen
Steve Ballmer

Microsoft CEO Ballmer tells Bellevue Chamber to ‘seek more progress’

Where do we go from here? That’s the question Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer addressed at the annual Bellevue Chamber of Commerce dinner Sept. 24.

  • Sep 30, 2008
Steve Ballmer

E-mail and scrapbooking questions answered | Q&A

Taking center stage this week, we address how to consolidate those numerous and unwieldy e-mail accounts and, on a lighter note, present where to creatively assemble your summer memories online.

  • Sep 26, 2008
The Zero Energy Idea House

Bellevue neighbors see Zero Energy house on slippery slope

When husband and wife team, Donna and Riley Shirey of Shirey Contracting decided to build a new home, they thought of their empty lot sitting at Bass Cove in Bellevue.

The Zero Energy Idea House

Summer concert series, walk wrap up activities

The Bellevue Downtown Association just put the wraps on its eighth annual Live at Lunch Concert Series.

  • Sep 23, 2008

Improvements that add value to your house

By JAY MacDONALD

  • Sep 23, 2008
Alternatives to a full-blown house appraisal

Alternatives to a full-blown house appraisal

By HOLDEN LEWIS

  • Sep 23, 2008
Alternatives to a full-blown house appraisal

Waggener Edstrom Worldwide’s Melissa Zorkin wins top international award

Melissa Waggener Zorkin, CEO, president and founder of Waggener Edstrom Worldwide in Bellevue has received the Stevie Award as Best Executive in North America in the fifth annual International Business Awards, the world’s only international, all-encompassing business awards program.

  • Sep 12, 2008
From left: YMCA Eastside Executive Scott Sadler
From left: YMCA Eastside Executive Scott Sadler

Dolan joins Banner Bank

Banner Bank has hired Steve Dolan to manage their Bellevue branch as Vice President/Branch Manager, Dolan will be responsible for working w.

  • Sep 11, 2008
Attendees at the CRAVE party in Bellevue get together for networking

Latest ‘Urban Girl’s Manifesto’ features Bellevue businesses

What do you crave? For savvy business owner Melody Biringer, her craving for embarking on the new and unknown has landed her in the forefront of the entrepreneurial world. The founder of CRAVE, Biringer recently celebrated a book launch of her third edition of The Urban Girl’s Manifesto, the ultimate guide to the places women CRAVE in Seattle, including more than 100 women you need to know.

Attendees at the CRAVE party in Bellevue get together for networking
Heelarious owners

Bellevue’s Heelarious gives babies their own high heels

Along with babies first blanket, first haircut, and first tooth, comes a new cherished keepsake. Babies first high heel.

Heelarious owners
Out of This World Finishes owners Susan and Todd Allemand pose in a Clyde Hill home that they have redone.

Firm gives Bellevue homes a new faux look

For Todd and Susan Allemand, a trip to the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas marked the end of a decade-long career in carpentry and the beginning of the exploration into the art of faux finishing.

Out of This World Finishes owners Susan and Todd Allemand pose in a Clyde Hill home that they have redone.
Olympic silver medalist ice skater Rosalynn Sumners has opened two shops in Kirkland.

Olympics’ skater ices retail trade

Life had been a whirligig for Rosalynn Sumners since she began skating circles around an ice-rink at the age of 7.

  • Aug 20, 2008
Olympic silver medalist ice skater Rosalynn Sumners has opened two shops in Kirkland.

Two join Group Health’s Bellevue staff

Dr. Aya Kuribayashi, MD who specializes in Family Medicine and Dr. Jeffrey Landers, MD who specializes in General Surgery, have joined Group Health’s Bellevue Medical Center.

  • Aug 20, 2008

Julie Burke joins GA Creative

Julie Burke has joined Bellevue’s GA Creative, a graphic design and marketing firm.

  • Aug 19, 2008

Greg Smith joins Wallace Properties

Greg Smith has joined the brokerage division of Wallace Properties. He will specialize in industrial, flex and office property leasing.

  • Aug 19, 2008