Business

Chamber names James as new president

James’ is to bring arts to the community and develop strong community relationships.

  • Dec 14, 2017

 

EvergreenHealth welcomes Zhou to heart and vascular team

Zhou brings an array of clinical experience to her new position.

  • Dec 14, 2017

 

The exterior of the new Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa. The location is still under renovations at the former Massage Envy location in Juanita Village. Kailan Manandic, Kirkland Reporter

Long-time locals join the Kirkland small business market

Three long-time locals are replacing a closed massage and skincare business in Juanita Village with their own massage and facial spa to provide more health… Continue reading

 

Stacy Edwards, owner of the Eastside GYMGUYZ franchise, opens his van to show the various equipment his trainers use with their clients. Kailan Manandic, Kirkland Reporter

Local gym takes equipment on the road

Local gym owner Stacy Edwards opens his doors at 5 a.m. every weekday, when his earliest clients start their training sessions, and closes them at… Continue reading

Stacy Edwards, owner of the Eastside GYMGUYZ franchise, opens his van to show the various equipment his trainers use with their clients. Kailan Manandic, Kirkland Reporter

Small Business Saturday and Winterfest set for Nov. 25

Winterfest and Small Business Saturday is a day for supporting local businesses and holiday festivities downtown.

  • Nov 22, 2017

Higher Leaf partners with Attain Housing for household goods drive

Higher Leaf is holding a donation drive through the end of the month.

  • Nov 16, 2017

Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce announces nominations for new board members

The Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce 2018 Board Nominations are underway. Any member in good standing can be nominated to serve on the Board. On… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa welcomes new Chef de Cuisine, Richard Aguero

The Woodmark Hotel & Still Spa, announced the addition of Chef Richard Aguero. Aguero joins the Woodmark Hotel as the Chef De Cuisine, and will… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

Chamber of commerce, performance center hold Investor Sharks event

A panel of venture capitalists and angel investors listen to a pitch from a local startup business at thefirst-ever Kirkland Investor Sharks event on Saturday.… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

Juanita Bay Veterinary welcomes Johnson as full-time veterinarian

Kari Johnson recently joined the staff at Juanita Bay Veterinary, 11416 98th Ave. N.E. in Kirkland, as a full-time veterinarian. Johnson grew up in central… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Kirkland Investor Sharks set for Nov. 4

The Kirkland Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Kirkland Performance Center, will hold its first-ever Kirkland Investor Sharks event on Nov. 4. Built on the… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Bridle Trails Red Apple to close in February

After 20 years in operation, the Bridle Trails Red Apple in Kirkland will close its doors in February 2018. And the community is sad to… Continue reading

Higher Leaf adds voice to support for city council

Higher Leaf Marijuana Kirkland and Bellevue recently expressed their appreciation for the Kirkland City Council’s resolution to support for H.R. 3534, the State Marijuana and… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2017

Freiheit & Ho Architects comes to Seattle Design Festival Block Party

Freiheit & Ho Architects will be participating in the 2017 Seattle Design Festival Block Party on September 9th and 10th in Occidental Park in Pioneer… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2017

Sustainability Ambassadors visit Kirkland Chamber of Commerce luncheon for annual ‘Positive Trends Updates’

The Kirkland Chamber of Commerce is hosting a business luncheon on Sept. 14 at the Woodmark Hotel at 1200 Carillon Point. In September of each… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2017

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce hosts a breakfast

The Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce invites members to learn how to make the most of their membership through a breakfast with the chamber on… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2017

No need for parents to say ‘I’m sorry’ at new We Rock the Spectrum sensory gym in Bellevue

A little boy sat on the gym floor, crying. He continued to have what his mother, co-owner of We Rock the Spectrum, called a “meltdown”… Continue reading

Mayor Walen attends ribbon cutting ceremony for local business

Mayor Walen attended a ribbon cutting ceremony last Thursday to celebrate The Mine, a local home furnishings brand. The brand hopes to digitally transform the… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

New EvergreenHealth contract settlement brings wage increase to Kirkland Hospital

Using their strength as members of SEIU Healthcare 1199 Northwest, more than 1,000 nursing assistants, social workers, chaplains, dietary and housekeeping staff, and more have… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2017

Local high school students earn scholarships from Washington Bankers Association

In July, the Washington Bankers Association (WBA) announced the recipients of its Bankers’ Legacy Scholarship. Since 2008, the WBA has extended a scholarship to children… Continue reading

  • Aug 24, 2017