Business

Chase acquires WaMu, including three Bothell/Kenmore branches

Chase — Washington’s new 200-year-old bank — unveiled its bright blue octagon logo and revered name on 187 bank branches and 255 ATMs in Washington, reaching consumers and businesses formerly

  • Jun 2, 2009
Businesswoman Louise Holder makes a point while speaking at the Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce morning meeting last Thursday at the Northshore Senior Center. She owns Holder’s Ink in Kirkland. ANDY NYSTROM

Business growth is a reality, Holder says

“If there is one message you get today,” featured speaker Louise Holder told the attendees at the May 28 regular meeting of the Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce, “it is, ‘Yes, you can grow your business.’”

  • Jun 1, 2009
Businesswoman Louise Holder makes a point while speaking at the Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce morning meeting last Thursday at the Northshore Senior Center. She owns Holder’s Ink in Kirkland. ANDY NYSTROM

Country Inn anniversary

Country Inn & Suites By Carlson will be celebrating 20 years in the Bothell community.

  • May 19, 2009

Elle Marie attains Elite Salon status

Elle Marie Hair Studio in Bothell has attained Elite Salon status and will now exclusively carry Redken 5th Avenue NYC fashion-driven, technologically advanced professional salon products.

  • May 19, 2009
Jeff Pascoe doesn’t usually run this

Flying high — from Boeing to print shop

After spending seven years as the vice president of a start-up firm that eventually was sold to a Fortune 100 company, Bothell’s Jeff Pascoe went to work in the corporate office of a well-known, large-sized retailer.

  • May 18, 2009
Jeff Pascoe doesn’t usually run this

BUSINESS Bothell CHamber hosts legislative update luncheon

The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual legislative update luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 13 at the Courtyard in Country Village.

  • May 4, 2009
Stephen Anneberg is convinced of the need for a sleep-study center outside of downtown Seattle or Bellevue and he deliberately chose a quiet spot in Woodinville. tom corrigan

New venture hoping to defy odds

“America is a tired nation and we’re trying to do what we can to help,” said Stephen Anneberg.

  • May 4, 2009
Stephen Anneberg is convinced of the need for a sleep-study center outside of downtown Seattle or Bellevue and he deliberately chose a quiet spot in Woodinville. tom corrigan
Three generations of Ramseys helped ready the new Ostroms. From left

Retail stalwart gains new home

“I guess I’m just not an agent for change,” said B-Z Davis.

  • Apr 21, 2009
Three generations of Ramseys helped ready the new Ostroms. From left
Construction equipment and materials have been sitting idle for months at the proposed site of a new Safeway store at the corner of Bothell-Everett Highway and 240th Street Southeast in Bothell. TOM CORRIGAN

It’s safe to say, Safeway isn’t ready to build

As is probably obvious to anyone who has driven by the location, construction of a new Safeway store is on hold at the corner of Bothell-Everett Highway and 240th Street Southeast in Bothell.

  • Apr 13, 2009
Construction equipment and materials have been sitting idle for months at the proposed site of a new Safeway store at the corner of Bothell-Everett Highway and 240th Street Southeast in Bothell. TOM CORRIGAN

Better Homes and Gardens

Better Homes and Gardens

  • Mar 30, 2009

UW-B, ICOS announce pairing

The University of Washington, Bothell and CMC ICOS Biologics, a company dedicated to contract development and manufacturing for the biotechnology sector, have announced a public/private agreement.

  • Mar 30, 2009
Inside the living room of a new affordable-housing unit in Kenmore are

Home sweet home for Kenmore’s Copper Lantern

A project manager for Seattle’s Low Income Housing Institute, Mike Woo estimated that market rates for one of the new four-bedroom town homes on Northeast 182nd Street would reach about $350,000.

  • Mar 30, 2009
Inside the living room of a new affordable-housing unit in Kenmore are
Standing in the parking  lot they hope will be filled with their customers for a long time to come are Kenmore Village business owners

Murky future bugs business owners

For the most part, they all have leases through October. But they still feel as though their businesses are twisting in the wind, facing unfairly, uncertain futures.

  • Mar 23, 2009
Standing in the parking  lot they hope will be filled with their customers for a long time to come are Kenmore Village business owners

UW-B students take DEC state honors

University of Washington, Bothell students recently participated in the state Delta Epsilon Chi competition and took home multiple honors.Wins at the state competition make the… Continue reading

  • Mar 23, 2009

Hammel joins williams & williams

Lisa Marie Hammel has joined the Bothell law firm of Williams & Williams PSC. The practice represents municipal and private clients in real estate, construction, civil litigation and condemnation cases. Hammel brings more than 12 years of experience litigating construction, contract, real estate, consumer and medical malpractice cases to the firm.

  • Mar 17, 2009

Hard work will turn economy, officials say

The economy is tough and it will get worse before better — but with hard work and optimism, it will turn.

  • Mar 17, 2009
University of Washington

UW-B taps into business

Since its founding in 2006, the Business Development Center at the University of Washington, Bothell, has worked with businesses ranging from a new Amoco franchise to a computer hardware refurbishing company that was pulling in an annual revenue of $50 million.

  • Mar 17, 2009
University of Washington

Are you ready?

A Bothell disaster-preparedness fair will be held March 7 at Eastside Foursquare Church (14520 100th Ave. N.E.).

  • Mar 3, 2009

Bringing sustainability to small business

A panel of industry experts recently gathered at the MBA University in Bellevue to share innovative ways to integrate “green” practices into small business.

  • Mar 3, 2009
Sven Mogelgaard mans his desk as president and CEO of Byte Slaves

Byte Slaves: Bothell’s PC paramedics

As most of us know, there are numerous different ways to communicate via the Internet, everything from simple e-mails to message boards and blogs.

  • Mar 2, 2009
Sven Mogelgaard mans his desk as president and CEO of Byte Slaves