Business

Chamber’s after-hours event set for March 29 at Riverside East

The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce will hold its March after-hours event from 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 29 at Riverside East Retirement and Assisted Living, 10315 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell. There will be free food, drinks and networking.

  • Mar 14, 2012

Biolife Solutions to double its Bothell work space

BioLife Solutions, Inc., a Bothell leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of proprietary clinical grade hypothermic storage and cryopreservation freeze media for cells and tissues, announced that it has executed an amendment to its current commercial lease to double the square footage of its existing facilities.

  • Mar 7, 2012

Bothell dentist earns Lifelong Learning & Service Recognition

The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), a professional association of more than 37,000 general dentists who are dedicated to professional excellence through the pursuit of continuing education, announced that Gary Heyamoto, who practices in Bothell, has earned the 2012 Lifelong Learning & Service Recognition (LLSR). He is committed to lifelong learning, volunteering his services to communities in need, mentoring associates and new dentists, and participating in organized dentistry. This is the second LLSR that Dr. Heyamoto has earned with the AGD.

  • Feb 29, 2012

Bothell’s Metteer earns Broker Price Opinion Resource certification

Julie Metteer of Real Living NW has earned the nationally recognized Broker Price Opinion Resource certification. The National Association of Realtors offers the certification to realtors as evaluating properties depends more than ever on professional expertise and competence, the best use of technology and a commitment to approach the valuation assignment from all pertinent perspectives.

  • Feb 29, 2012

Essentia Water closes January with all-time record sales

January 2012 marked a record-setting month for Bothell's enhanced bottled water company Essentia Water, with its sales reaching an all-time high in the company’s 15-year history. Thousands of cases of bottled water were delivered to grocers and natural foods markets across the country — enough product to fill more than 50 semi-trailer trucks. Last month’s sales level is indicative of the company’s growth, with a 126-percent increase in sales orders compared to January of last year.

  • Feb 23, 2012

Bothell Integrated Health announces accreditation as Regence preferred provider of massage therapy

Bothell Integrated Health massage clinic announces that all of its 16 massage therapists are Regence Health Care preferred providers.

  • Feb 9, 2012

Community 1st Credit Union to hold grand-opening event Jan. 17

Community 1st Credit Union will kick off its grand-opening celebration of its new Bothell branch at noon Jan. 17. There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony and the first drawing in its $1,000 shopping-spree giveaway ($250 on Jan. 17, $250 on Jan. 21 and $500 on Jan. 31). The new branch is located within the new Bothell/Canyon Park Safeway, located at 24040 Bothell-Everett Highway.

  • Jan 13, 2012

Real Living Northwest Realtors to host ribbon cutting Jan. 19

Real Living Northwest Realtors has moved its office from Kenmore into downtown Bothell (18106 102nd Ave. N.E.) and is having a ribbon-cutting ceremony from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 19. The free Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce's after-hours social will include beverages and hors d'oeuvres.

  • Jan 9, 2012

The Fearey Group names Blank president

Pat Fearey announced she has appointed Bothell's Aaron Blank as president of The Fearey Group, one of Seattle's leading independent public-relations agencies.

  • Dec 19, 2011

Bothell Chamber to hold luncheon Nov. 9

The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce will hold its luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 9 at Country Village's Courtyard Hall. Check-in begins at 11 a.m. Cost is $25 — $5 discount for members that pay by Nov. 4.

  • Nov 3, 2011

Quality Care Physical Therapy, Bothell Natural Health to hold open house Nov. 9

The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce will welcome Quality Care Physical Therapy and Bothell Natural Health into the newly remodeled Worthington Building at 18404 102nd Ave. N.E., Bothell, with an open house from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 9. Ribbon-cutting ceremonies will begin around 6 p.m.

  • Nov 3, 2011

UW-Bothell earns independent business accreditation

University of Washington, Bothell has earned independent accreditation of its business degree programs by recent action of the Board of Directors of AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees in business and accounting.

  • Oct 21, 2011

City of Kenmore to host business open house Oct. 4-5

The city of Kenmore invites representatives of Kenmore businesses to attend an open house from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 4 and 7:30-8:30 a.m. Oct. 5 at City Hall, 18120 68th Ave. N.E. The open house provides an opportunity to network with other businesses and get an update on city activities. The city held its first business open house was held in May 2011 and attracted a variety of retail, professional services and home-based businesses.

  • Sep 27, 2011

CMC Biologics opens new facility in Bothell

Director of Commerce of Washington State Rogers Weed, left, joins CMC Biologics officials David Kauffmann and Gustavo Mahler at the CMC Biologics opening of its state-of-the-art biopharmaceutical manufacturing facility in Bothell Sept. 21. The expansion of PF2 duplicates capacity and supports commercial manufacturing. CMC Biologics is a contract manufacturing organization that offers solutions to the challenges faced in developing bio-processes and in manufacturing biological therapeutics for clinical trial and commercial supplies. The company has facilities in Bothell and Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • Sep 26, 2011

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University to begin classes in Bothell

Taught by personal money-management expert and radio personality Dave Ramsey, Canyon Hills Community Church in Bothell will soon be hosting a 13-week course called Financial Peace University (FPU) that teaches families and individuals common sense principles like how to make a plan with their money so they are able to free themselves of debt and build lasting wealth.

  • Sep 8, 2011

KeyBank opens Kenmore branch

Kenmore's new KeyBank opened its doors Aug. 29 at 7830 N.E. Bothell Way. The 3,900-square-foot branch is Key's 164 retail location in Washington and features a video wall with eight flat-screen televisions to display helpful information to clients, and Teller 21 systems to speed the processing of client paperwork. The new Key will hold a grand-opening event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 24 with lunch served by Applebee's and attendees can enter to win a $500 Key Possibilities gift card. There will be music from Oldies 95.7 FM, a visit from Downtown Joe and Jodi from The Bob Rivers Show, face painting and balloon art.

  • Sep 1, 2011

U.S. Food and Drug Administration gives unanimous recommendations for accelerated approval of Seattle Genetics’ adcetris

Bothell's Seattle Genetics is another step closer to gaining accelerated approval of adcetris, an antibody-drug conjugate that targets cancer cells. The 13-year-old biotechnology company announced yesterday that the Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted 10-0 to recommend that the FDA give the go-ahead for its lead drug, which treats patients with Hodgkin lymphoma who relapse after autologous stem-cell transplant (ASCT).

  • Jul 15, 2011

Vision Quest Sport and Fitness purchases Canyon Park Mieko Fitness, other locations

Vision Quest Sport and Fitness has purchased Mieko Fitness of Canyon Park, Edmonds, Lake City and Mill Creek. The facilities will merge with the other locations, so Mieko Fitness members can use all Vision Quest gyms and participate in its competitions and programs. The merger is estimated to be completed in 30 to 90 days.

  • Jul 7, 2011

Banner Bank recognizes its top employees, including three from Bothell branch

Banner Bank has announced the recipients of the company’s Banner’s Best, Operations Coach of the Year and Service Excellence awards for 2010. This year, 58 employees from across the Pacific Northwest were recognized for their exceptional performance in exceeding personal and bank-wide goals and delivering superior customer service. The Banner’s Best Award is given to employees who have excelled in customer service and surpassed their specific business goals. The recipient of the 2010 Banner’s Best Award from the Bothell branch is Assistant Vice President-Branch Manager Cheryl Bosh.

  • Jun 9, 2011

Harkess named new KeyBank manager

Antoinette Harkess has been named manager of the new KeyBank branch in Kenmore located at 7830 Northeast Bothell Way in Kenmore. It is slated to open sometime this August with the official grand opening celebration coming in September.

  • Jun 1, 2011