According to the 2010 State New Economy Index, released last week by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, Washington is at the forefront of creating a new economy that is global and innovation-based in nature. Other leading states are Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, and Connecticut. The study notes that […]
Today Tim Fry, general manager of Weber Shandwick Seattle, appeared on the local daily news show, New Day Northwest to discuss the results of the firm’s first annual ‘State of Seattle’ survey. Watch for some surprising findings on Seattle’s shifting business landscape and perceptions of the Emerald City.
With the passing of Seattle Mariners hall of fame broadcaster Dave Niehaus, we lost the legendary voice who gave us hope and optimism each baseball season. From the first pitch in spring training to the final out of the year, Niehaus was behind the mic for 34 years and broadcast 5,284 of the 5,385 games […]
Previously known as a hotbed for all things tech, the Pacific Northwest has emerged as a global philanthropy hub. Some reasons for this shift are obvious — many local organizations are funded in one way or another by successful tech execs looking to do good with their money. The Northwest is also home to several […]