Herald Business Journal Staff

Umpqua Bank expands small business banking team in Puget Sound area

Umpqua Bank is expanding its Puget Sound small business banking team. The company has added six small business relationship bankers to support Umpqua’s vision to… Continue reading

Bankruptcy filings for Snohomish County

The following Snohomish County businesses or individuals filed business-related bankruptcies with U.S. Bankruptcy Court for Western District of Washington from Aug. 1-31. 17-13473-MLB: Chapter 7,… Continue reading

First Financial NW Bank wins Best Branch Experience award

Last month, First Financial Northwest Bank was awarded the Best Branch Experience for a Small or Medium Bank at the Bank Customer Experience Summit in… Continue reading

Small Business Administration needs temporary disaster relief workers

The U.S. Small Business Administration is hiring temporary employees to assist with the agency’s disaster recovery efforts at several locations across the country. Most of… Continue reading

Talk on promoting success of women in manufacturing planned at EvCC

Everett Community College’s Women in Advanced Manufacturing student club will discuss promoting the success of women in advanced manufacturing careers from 10 a.m. to 2… Continue reading

Tours available of EvCC’s Advanced Manufacturing Center

Everett Community College is celebrating National Manufacturing Day with public tours of its Advanced Manufacturing Training & Education Center (AMTEC) from 9 a.m. to noon… Continue reading

Grow Your Business Internationally event held at Port of Everett

The U.S. Small Business Administration Seattle District Office together with the Washington Export Outreach Team, Economic Alliance Snohomish County and Snohomish County will host Grow… Continue reading

Judd Black donates $11,000 to Christmas House, Boys Girls Club

Cory Long of Judd & Black presented an $8,000 check to Christmas House board members and a $3,000 check to Mike McGinnis of the North… Continue reading

Peoples Bank announces appointment to board of directors

Bellingham-headquartered Peoples Bank has announced the appointment of Terry Daughters to the Peoples Bank Board of Directors. Daughters joined Peoples Bank in 1999 and has… Continue reading

What’s Your Avocado firm adds PR specialist

What’s Your Avocado? Marketing & Public Relations has named Alyssa Sanchez as its new public relations specialist. Sanchez writes press releases and articles, develops website… Continue reading

Bothell doctors joins EvergreenHealth Primary Care Lakeshore

Longtime Bothell resident Dr. Kevin Herron has joined EvergreenHealth Primary Care Lakeshore in Bothell as a family practice physician. He will serve patients of all… Continue reading

Monroe Rotary Club donates $1,000 to charities

Rotary Club of Monroe president Katy Woods has presented two $500 checks. One check was given to Darian Caldwell to support projects of the Snohomish… Continue reading

Peoples Bank announces several key personnel changes

Bellingham-headquartered Peoples Bank, which has offices in Snohomish County, has announced several key personnel changes. Michelle Barrett was promoted to executive vice president, chief retail… Continue reading

Texas-based LGI Homes opening a development in Arlington

LGI Homes is opening its first community north of Seattle. Gregory Park in Arlington will offer a variety of three- to five-bedroom floor plans. The… Continue reading

Community Transit to hold job fair in Everett

From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, Community Transit invites prospective job candidates to a Job Fair at the Community Transit Merrill… Continue reading

Creative Dog Training Academy opens in Marysville

The Creative Dog Training Academy is now open in Marysville. Owner Rebecca Brown offers dynamic dog training programs in a low distraction environment for maximum… Continue reading

RSVP for Mountain Pacific Bank’s Economic Forum in Everett

Mountain Pacific Bank’s Economic Forum is from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Oct. 18 at the Everett Golf and Country Club. The keynote speaker for this… Continue reading

WSU Everett will hold discussion about Ethics in 3D Spaces

Technology and media industry leaders will explore the ethical issues unfolding within emerging social virtual reality platforms at a breakfast and panel discussion titled Ethics… Continue reading

Job fair planned for Tulalip community members

Tulalip Tribes Employment is holding an employment clinic from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Friday in Room 268 of the Tribes’ Administration Building. It is free… Continue reading

Marysville Tulalip chamber plans to host candidates forum

The next Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce Business Before Hours event is a candidates forum featuring Marysville City Council and Snohomish County Council candidates.… Continue reading