Business

Specialty Eyecare Group in Kirkland named a 2017 Best Practice by CooperVision

Specialty Eyecare Group in Kirkland has been named a 2017 Best Practice by CooperVision, Inc. This first-of-its-kind initiative seeks to discover and recognize U.S. eye… Continue reading

  • Mar 23, 2017

UPS honors Kirkland employee for safe driving

UPS announced that 29 drivers from Washington are among 1,575 newly inducted worldwide into the Circle of Honor, an honorary organization for UPS drivers who… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2017

Everett Clinic to buy Totem Lake Family Medicine in Kirkland

The Everett Clinic has announced plans to buy a Kirkland-based family practice clinic and to open two new clinics in Bothell and Woodinville this year.… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2017

Bellevue teen revs business engine with Zadart Exotic Car Rental

Impressing the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce isn’t an easy feat. So the rousing applause for 19-year-old Jonny Netz after his presentation at the Chamber… Continue reading

Kirkland-based Strenga connects veteran professionals with small businesses

By Cynthia Flash Special to the Reporter Former Microsoft managers Yair Alan Griver and Denise Draper have launched Kirkland-based Strenga, a one-stop-shop for small and… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2017

Google Kirkland campus earns ENR’s Best of the Best Green Project

Google Kirkland Campus Building D has been selected as the “Best of the Best Green Project” for ENR’s Best of the Best Projects Competition –… Continue reading

  • Mar 9, 2017

Extreme conditions brew a robust real estate market | Real Estate Pulse

The Eastside market continues to be extremely intense. “Our robust market has created extreme conditions and we¹re seeing frenzy hot activity on each new listing… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2017

Kirkland Downtown Association memberships bring community together, fund events

The Kirkland Downtown Association’s (KDA) new membership program is aimed at connecting residents, businesses and organizations in Kirkland. It is also aimed at sustaining the… Continue reading

Former Kirkland business owner celebrates 90th birthday

Russ Parthemer, who started his Kirkland insurance agency more than 40 years ago, recently celebrated his 90th birthday alongside his sons Eric and Craig at… Continue reading

Ford of Kirkland recognized nationally for volunteerism

Every year, Ford of Kirkland employees take time to give back to their community, partnering with organizations such as Green Kirkland and Attain Housing. Their… Continue reading

Tax guides provide tips for businesses

The following is a release from the Washington State Department of Revenue: Learn how state taxes apply to many different types of businesses by using… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2017

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce names new executive director

Samantha St. John has been named the executive director for the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce by the organization’s board. St. John had been serving… Continue reading

Kirkland resident Morgan Preston promoted to director of recruiting with Altig

Kirkland resident Morgan Preston has been promoted to director of recruiting at AIL-Altig in Redmond. Preston joined AIL-Altig in 2010 at the Virginia Beach office.… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2017

Healthgrades names EvergreenHealth as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals

This week, Healthgrades named EvergreenHealth in Kirkland to its 2017 America’s 100 Best Hospitals list, recognizing the health care system’s high-quality patient care. The distinction… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2017

Kirkland-based Faira, attracts $1.2M in additional funding

Real estate technology and Kirkland-based startup Faira has announced it secured an additional $1.2 million, bringing total funding to $2.73 million. The round was lead… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2017

Discover Burien hires former Kirkland Chamber director

Former Kirkland Chamber of Commerce executive director Bruce Wynn has found a new position with Discover Burien. Wynn has been named the organization’s new executive… Continue reading

Rubicon Float Studio announces grand opening in Kirkland

Rubicon Float Studio, Inc. has announced its grand opening date of March 1 for its new location at Juanita Village in Kirkland. Rubicon is a… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2017

Overlake, Evergreen collaboration will help with health care costs

Two heads are better than one. The Eastside’s two major hospitals are doing just that, melding their brains and resources for a collaboration that will… Continue reading

No ruling from hearing examiner on seaplane company

Seaplanes on the Kirkland waterfront are on hold — at least for a few more weeks. The hearing examiner took public comment and arguments from… Continue reading

Homegrown Trailers relocates to Kirkland as company continues to grow

Homegrown Trailers, a manufacturer, dealer, and renter of artisan, sustainable travel trailers, has just completed a major move of its operations from Woodinville to Kirkland.… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2017