Business

Davis earns Massage Envy Spirit Award

Massage Envy, the nation’s largest therapeutic massage provider and spa chain, recently announced that Rick Davis received the Massage Envy Spirit Award at the company’s annual Franchise Conference held in Phoenix, Arizona.

  • Jun 7, 2011

Discover Yoga is moving, classes to begin June 19 at new location

Discover Yoga in Redmond is relocating to 15744 Redmond Way behind Canyons restaurant, next to The Tree House Children's Shop and SoulFood Books.

  • Jun 7, 2011

American Heart Association recognizes Redmond’s Physio-Control as Platinum-Level Start! Fit-Friendly Company

Physio-Control, Inc. in Redmond has been recognized as a Platinum-Level Start! Fit-Friendly Company by the American Heart Association's Start! initiative for helping employees eat better and move more.

  • Jun 2, 2011

SHAKTI Vinyasa Yoga arrives in Redmond

The Sanskrit word shakti refers to power, inner strength and creative potential. Vinyasa yoga is a flowing practice that connects movement with breath. At SHAKTI Vinyasa Yoga in Redmond, owner Lisa Black has created a unique atmosphere that combines her own teaching style with that of Baron Baptiste, one of America’s best-known yoga instructors.

Skin care crucial to overall health: New Redmond business specializes in keeping skin clean, clear and hydrated

The skin is the largest organ of the body; it offers protection from the elements and helps maintain a healthy body. Because it has such an important job, Sabrina Tarditi said it is important to take care of your skin. As the owner of Calming Waters Skin Care at 17090 Avondale Way in Redmond (inside Jones Family Chiropractic), the Kirkland resident works as an esthetician and makes a living showing others how to do the same. “Skin care has come a long way and is much more advanced,” she said, referring to when she first began her career more than 20 years ago. “There’s just so much more you can do. Skin care is just so advanced and it’s so complex.”

PlayNetwork in Redmond announces John Crooke as new vice president of creative

Earlier this month, PlayNetwork in Redmond announced that John Crooke has been selected as the new vice president of the company's creative department.

  • May 17, 2011

Roos Orthodontics in Redmond Beat the Bridge to help beat a patient’s diabetes

When Jenny Corgiat contacted her orthodontist, Bryan Roos of Redmond, for sponsorship for Team Jenny in the 2011 Nordstrom Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes, she had hoped for a donation to her team's fundraising efforts.

  • May 16, 2011

Redmond woman starts business to clean and sterilize empty trash bins

A few summers ago, Emily Wiewiorka faced a very smelly problem.

Cadman store to host decorative concrete seminar on May 6

On May 6, the Cadman Building Materials Store in Redmond will be hosting a decorative concrete seminar open to contractors, architects, designers and homeowners.

  • Apr 28, 2011

Redmond High DECA students start up printing company

Three DECA students at Redmond High School (RHS) are applying the skills they've learned in class to the real world.

Hancock’s Bakery crowned food drive champion of Hopelink’s March Can Madness for second straight year

For the second year in a row, Hancock's Bakery in Redmond was crowned the food drive champion of Hopelink's second annual March Can Madness competition.

  • Apr 28, 2011

Hot new steakhouse, Sear, now open at Redmond Marriott Town Center

After years with a restaurant focused on local wines, the Redmond Marriott Town Center hotel at 7401 164th Ave. N.E. in Redmond Town Center is now home to a new steakhouse.

Issaquah catering company purchases Redmond’s Savory Moment; no plans to change, just grow

Issaquah-based Taste of Amazing Baking & Catering Company has recently purchased Savory Moment, a Redmond company that prepares gourmet, ready-made meals, including an extensive line of Gluten-Free selections, and will be moving into the Redmond location May 1.

  • Apr 19, 2011

Derr named vice president of development for Aegis Living

Michael Derr has been named as vice president of development for Aegis Living in Redmond.

  • Apr 11, 2011

Redmond woman’s fashionable Saky Sacks selected for 46th Academy of Country Music Awards gift bags

When Rupa Wickrama was at Gene Juarez a few years ago, she noticed many of her fellow salon goers using reusable grocery bags to carry their things.

Bear Creek Natural Medicine opens in Redmond

Michelle Hillis, a licensed naturopathic primary care physician, has opened a new practice, Bear Creek Natural Medicine, at 16761 N.E. 79th St. in Redmond.

  • Mar 24, 2011

Mexican restaurant getting a makover: Agave Cocina & Cantina to open next month

For anyone who enjoys Mexican cuisine but wants something besides traditional fare, the Redmond restaurant scene will soon offer diners another option.

Kinssies Landscaping strikes gold at NW Flower and Garden Show

Redmond resident John Kinssies won the overall gold medal at the Northwest Flower and Garden Show that was held Feb. 23-27 in Seattle.

  • Mar 2, 2011

Curley cranks up the fun at Redmond Chamber Gala and Auction

Redmond residents and business leaders bid on a variety of items as local celebrity John Curley entertained the crowd as master of ceremonies for the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce's 65th Annual Gala and Auction last Friday night at the Willows Lodge in Woodinville.

  • Feb 28, 2011

Chef Howie to represent Washington state at Taste of America Gala in D.C.

Tomorrow night, Seattle restaurateur and Redmond resident John Howie will represent the state of Washington at the Democratic Governors Association (DGA) “Taste of America Gala: featuring America’s Democratic Governors & Best Chefs” in Washington D.C. Saturday's dining event, presented in conjunction with the national non-profit hunger charity “Share Our Strength” includes 13 Democratic governors, among them Gov. Christine Gregoire, and an equal number of top U.S. chefs.

  • Feb 25, 2011