The Pink Shamrock Foundation, a local organization established 15 years ago to help underserved women who are fighting breast cancer, has announced the recipients of its 2017 grants. A total of $29,100 will go to the following organizations: Because There is Hope, Spokane; Casting for Recovery, North Idaho and Eastern Washington; Community Health Association of Spokane; Community Cancer Services, Sandpoint, Idaho; Hospice of Spokane; Kootenai Health Foundation, Coeur d’Alene; Providence St. Mary Foundation, Walla Walla, Wash.; Providence Health Care Foundation, Spokane; Shoshone Cancer...
Larry H. Miller Dealerships has presented the Union Gospel Mission with a $5,000 donation to fund the organization’s annual City-Wide Thanksgiving Dinner.
The Spokane Public Facilities District (District) announced today that it has named current Spokane Convention Center General Manager, Stephanie Curran as incoming CEO. Kevin Twohig, District CEO announced back in September that he will be retiring at the end of 2017. The District engaged Venue Solutions Group to lead a national search process and recently conducted a series of candidate interviews. Stephanie Curran, who has been an employee of the District since 2003, has served in many roles ranging from Event Supervisor to Assistant General Manager of the Spokane Convention Center and...
Fortune Magazine has announced its Great Place to Work 2017 winners, and EWI Member Firm PrimeLending was listed in the top 20 for Best Places to Work for Women. Congratulations, PrimeLending!
On July 6, the Journal of Business named 10 up-and-coming Spokane-area business leaders as this year's rising stars.
EWI of Spokane Member firms Greater Spokane Incorporated, Northern Quest Casino, Kiemle & Hagood and Avista all had employees in the top 10.
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A number of attorneys with Spokane-based Winston & Cashatt Lawyers PS have been honored recently. C. Matt Andersen, Kevin J. Curtis, and Carl E. Hueber, of Spokane, have been named 2017 Super Lawyers by Super Lawyers magazine. Timothy R. Fischer, David P. Gardner, Collette C. Leland, and Elizabeth A. Tellessen, of Spokane, have been named Rising Stars by the magazine. Kenneth B. Howard, in Kootenai County, has been named a Super Lawyer for the Mountain States region.
EWI Member Firm Spokane Convention Center was honored to win an AGORA Award presented by fellow Member Firm, Greater Spokane Incorporated. Each year, AGORA Award nominees are judged by a panel of 16 judges – volunteers chosen from the regional business and nonprofit community. The Spokane Convention Center won in the Large Business category. Congratulations!
EWI Representative Jennifer Koenig and her colleague Dianne LaValley were both recognized for being top revenue producers worldwide for Robert Half International. The recognition was announced at a World Wide Chairman's celebration held in Las Vegas last month. Congratulations on your stellar performance, ladies!
Blessings Under the Bridge, The Isaac Foundation, Embrace Washington, and Free Rein Therapeutic Riding have received $5,000 each from Larry H. Miller Downtown Toyota Spokane and Toyota Motor Sales, USA Inc. The donations are a result of the Larry H. Miller Drive for Good, an annual program recognizing nonprofit organizations in Spokane. Organizations were picked following an online nomination and public voting. Thank you Larry H. Miller for your philanthropic efforts!
For the second time in the 100-year history of the Steam Plant, the building will be undergoing renovations that will bring new energy to downtown Spokane. The Stacks restaurant and brew pub located in the iconic building will be renovated and a new roof-top event center will be opened atop the structure linking the Seehorn Lang building and the Steam Plant. The two landmark stacks that light up the Spokane skyline will also undergo maintenance.
The renovations will include a redesigned kitchen to gain operational efficiencies and remodel of the dining area and brew pub. The...