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What Is An Anti-Harassment Order Of Protection In Seattle?

In the new age of technology, harassment is only increasing. If you live in the Seattle area and are being repeatedly harassed by someone, you don’t have to live in fear. There are orders of protection that you can file that can stop you from being a victim. In Washington, it is illegal to harass… 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

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

Skiers and Boarders Searching for POWDER? Check Out Big Sky Resort

It looks like it may turn out to be another excellent season for skiing and boarding and all snowsports.  If your favorite resort doesn’t yet have the optimal conditions you are looking for, you might want to check out Big Sky Resort in Montana, home of the Biggest Skiing in America, where the POW has… Continue Reading

Steve Madden to Open First Retail Store in Washington State Today at Bellevue Square

High-end Fashion footwear and accessories company Steve Madden opens its doors to its first retail location in the state, in Bellevue Square today.   Steve Madden’s 1,594 sq. ft. of sales floor will host men’s and women’s Steve Madden styles as well as a variety of brands under the Madden label, such as Madden Girl, Blondo, and… 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

Former Microsoft Executive Michael Nassirian Decides to Give Pro Basketball in Bellevue Another Chance

Michael Nassirian is the recently retired executive at Microsoft is bringing professional basketball back to Bellevue for another try, hoping that he can garner more support than the ill-fated Bellevue Blackhawks did from 2004-2007. Michael Nassirian, who retired from Microsoft last year after 19 years guiding key programs there, has been awarded a franchise in… Continue Reading