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Washington Winegrowers 2018 Convention & Trade Show Feb 6-8 in Kennewick

Washington Winegrowers logoThe Washington Winegrowers Association’s (formerly known as the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers) 2018 Convention & Trade Show on February 6-8, 2018, is being held at the Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick, WA.

This year’s Winegrowers Convention theme is Washington Wine: By Design, the premier educational and networking opportunity for the Northwest wine and grape industry to see, taste, and experience the industry’s innovative approach. Continue Reading

Tasmanian Fulbright Scholar James Roggall Teaches Virtual Reality at BC, and the Other Side of the Earth, Simultaneously

James Riggall, a Fulbright Scholar and founder of the Tasmanian startup Bitlink, is introducing students to the virtual world, live in the collaboratory at Bellevue College and live-streamed to innovation hubs on the other side of the earth in Tasmania. One class offered for Winter Quarter, Virtual Reality Design and Communications, is geared for anyone… Continue Reading

AAA Collects Over 1 Million Toiletry Items in 10th Annual Soap for Hope Drive

After concluding its 10 annual AAA Soap for Hope toiletry donation drive, AAA has announced that it has collected more than 1 million items and donated them to local charities. AAA Soap for Hope was created out of a desire to not waste, or throw away, the small soaps, shampoos, conditioners and lotions that our… Continue Reading

AWB to Host 2018 Legislative Day and Hill Climb

AWB to Host 2018 Legislative Day and Hill Climb

Employers, employees and lawmakers to discuss climate policy, workforce, economy and keeping Washington competitive OLYMPIA — Washington employers, lawmakers and economists will discuss manufacturing, climate policy and keeping Washington competitive at the Association of Washington Business 2018 Legislative Day and Hill Climb. AWB’s one-day conference is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 16, at Hotel RL Olympia.… Continue Reading

Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange of Seattle Central College Elected to AAA Washington’s Board of Trustees

Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange of Seattle Central College Elected to AAA Washington’s Board of Trustees

Dr. Sheila Edwards Lange, president of Seattle Central College, was recently elected to AAA Washington’s Board of Trustees. Dr. Edwards Lange brings a wide range of experience leading higher education administration and developing transformational initiatives related to diversity. AAA Washington is the preeminent provider of emergency roadside assistance, leisure travel services and personal-lines insurance products… Continue Reading

Staypinapple Hotels Surprise Guests with Winter Promotion

Staypineapple, known for its fun and thoughtful approach to hospitality, announced its winter promotional event taking the brand’s mission to surprise and delight guests to the next level this holiday season. The ‘surprise and delight’ offer can apply to reservations booked before Wednesday, January 31, 2018 and can be applied to stays through Wednesday, February… Continue Reading

AT&T Debuts New Retail Store Design in Kirkland

AT&T Debuts New Retail Store Design in Kirkland

Kirkland’s New AT&T Store is Designed for an Evolution in Connected Entertainment AT&T debuted a new 3,500 square foot entertainment-focused retail store in Kirkland, the first of its kind in the Pacific Northwest. The store, located in The Village at Totem Lake, is designed to help you get your hands on the entertainment content you want… Continue Reading

TeamLogic IT Opens in Bellevue

TeamLogic IT, a national provider of comprehensive IT management services for businesses, recently opened an office in Bellevue. The business is owned by Regi John. TeamLogic IT has been recognized on the MSPmentor 501 list of global managed services providers for four consecutive years, ranking number 36 in 2017. It has also been named the… Continue Reading

Washington State Department of Revenue offers free tax workshop Jan. 9 in Seattle

  Business owners in Washington are responsible for knowing which taxes to report. To help them, the Washington State Department of Revenue (Revenue) is hosting a free workshop for new and small business owners Jan. 9, 2018 in Seattle. Call 206-727-5300 or go online to register on Revenue’s workshop and education page.  Participants will learn… Continue Reading

Reveal Walla Walla Valley Wine Futures Auction Evolves for 2018

The Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance has announced the return of Reveal Walla Walla Valley Wine futures auction on April 16, 2018. This intimate, invitation-only auction features wholly unique, small-lot wines from the Walla Walla Valley American Viticulture Area (AVA) and the region’s sub AVA “The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater.” Continue Reading