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Bellevue Downtown Association to host 44th Annual Celebration

Bellevue Downtown Association to host 44th Annual Celebration

Bellevue Downtown Association logoThe Bellevue Downtown Association (BDA) will host its 44th Annual Celebration on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Meydenbauer Center. More than 450 business and community leaders from around the region will recognize leadership and achievements that are transforming Bellevue’s city core.

The celebration will feature keynote speaker Rebecca Ryan, a futurist and economist, who will share her research and foresight on patterns that will shape the future of cities like Bellevue. Ryan is a renowned expert in helping cities and business think around the corner to what’s next. 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

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

Global Business Travel Association to Hold 2018 Convention in San Diego

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, has announced the launch of registration for GBTA Convention 2018. Next year’s Convention, the largest, most comprehensive annual gathering of business travel and meetings managers, meeting planners, procurement professionals and suppliers in the world will be held in San Diego, August… Continue Reading

Tax Reform Leading to Positive Changes at Washington Federal

Washington Federal, Inc. today announced with the signing of tax reform legislation, the Bank will accelerate strategic investments in its employees, client service capabilities and community development funding. Specifically, effective when the bill becomes law all Washington Federal employees in good standing and earning less than $100,000 per year will receive a 5% increase on… Continue Reading

Tax Reform Already Paying Off for More Than 200,000 AT&T Employees in US

Today, Congress approved legislation representing the first comprehensive tax reform in a generation. The President is expected to sign the bill in the coming days. Once tax reform is signed into law, AT&T plans to invest an additional $1 billion in the United States in 2018 and pay a special $1,000 bonus to more than 200,000… Continue Reading

CIO Monica Eaton-Cardone Dissects Blockchain Obstacles and Opportunities

According to recent financial technology (FinTech) industry data, “billions of dollars have been poured into blockchain companies” as of September 2017, with initial coin offerings or token sales climbing to roughly $2 billion compared to just $256 million in 2016. Private investments into blockchain companies exceeded $4.5 billion from Q1 through Q3 of 2017—including the… Continue Reading

Bellevue’s Dote Coffee Bar Pairs Locally Roasted Coffee with Chocolate

Dote Coffee Bar, located on the 2nd floor in Bellevue’s Lincoln South Food Hall, offers a highly curated collection of small batch, locally roasted coffee and adds a delicious twist- chocolate.  Co-owners Sarah Doud and Chef Ewald Notter have partnered to bring their culinary worlds together. Doud oversees the coffee products and Notter creates outstanding… Continue Reading