Business

Evergreen CEO to speak at Redmond Chamber luncheon

Robert Malte, CEO of Evergreen Medical Center will be the featured speaker at the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 17.

  • Nov 11, 2010

Microsoft awards grants to Bellevue College, other organizations to help give veterans job skills

On Wednesday, Microsoft Corp. announced Bellevue College as one of six recipients of its Elevate America veterans initiative grants, which will help give veterans and their spouses the skills and resources they need to be successful in today’s civilian work force.

  • Nov 10, 2010
Downtown Redmond's Tree Top Toys owner Blanche Snipes and her staff specialize in friendly customer service and 'hands-on

Tree Top Toys features old-fashioned toys that spark imagination

Summer's hit movie "Toy Story 3" was a bit of a tear-jerker, brilliantly capturing themes of how quickly children grow up and lose interest in imaginative play.

Downtown Redmond's Tree Top Toys owner Blanche Snipes and her staff specialize in friendly customer service and 'hands-on

Cartridge World in Redmond marks America Recycles Day with free ink

With America Recycles Day fast on Nov. 15, Cartridge World of Redmond is doing its part to inform and educate local consumers about the importance of increasing their recycling habits at home and at work.

  • Nov 8, 2010

Redmond’s RSC Equipment Rental hosts used equipment yard sale Oct. 28

Dependable equipment originally sourced direct from top-tier manufacturers will be on sale at five RSC Equipment Rental (www.rscrental.com) locations in the Seattle area, including 9045 Willows Rd. in Redmond, from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.

  • Oct 18, 2010

Redmond Eye Doctors collecting funds to buy eye drops for chemotherapy patients

During October, which is Cancer Awareness Month, Redmond Eye Doctors, 16375 NE 85th St., Suite 102, is raising money to help people who suffer from dry eye syndrome due to chemotherapy treatments. Community members are welcome to drop off donations and receive a free lens cleaner and cloth.

  • Oct 14, 2010

Red Mango opens up shop at Redmond Town Center

Red Mango, the fastest growing retailer of yogurt and smoothies, announced it will open its first store in Redmond, with a grand opening on Saturday, Oct. 16. Red Mango's founder Dan Kim will be at the store, at 16515 NE 74th St. in Redmond Town Center, where customers will be treated to free yogurt from 11 a.m-5 p.m.

  • Oct 8, 2010

Redmond-based Physio-Control introduces new refurbished product program, ‘RELI”

Redmond-based Physio-Control introduced its refurbished product program, "RELI," today at EMS (Emergency Medical Services) Expo 2010.

  • Sep 29, 2010

Áegis Living announces new management division

Redmond-based Áegis Living, a national leader in senior living and assisted living communities, announced Sept. 24 that it has created Áegis Performance Management as a new division. Its goal is to bring the knowledge and expertise of the parent company to the broader marketplace through fee-for-service management and consulting. Áegis Living has decided to get involved in managing third-party assets because of three major changes in the marketplace.

  • Sep 24, 2010
Heather Walsh has opened Air Beauty Bar at Redmond Town Center. The shop offers a safe alternative to sunbathing or tanning beds

Air Beauty Bar at Redmond Town Center offers safe, sunless, ‘airbrushed’ glow

We wish we all could be California girls — or at least look like them. Yet, as documented by The Skin Cancer Foundation (www.skincancer.org), tanning can lead to premature aging of the skin or skin cancer. Air Beauty Bar, a new business at Redmond Town Center, offers a safe alternative to sunbathing or tanning beds, which are also linked to skin damage or disease.

Heather Walsh has opened Air Beauty Bar at Redmond Town Center. The shop offers a safe alternative to sunbathing or tanning beds

Redmond’s Goddard School to take part in Play for Tomorrow’s Ultimate Block Party

The Goddard School, 10611 Redmond Ridge Dr. NE in Redmond, will participate in Play for Tomorrow's Ultimate Block Party, a nationwide event to recognize and celebrate the power of play for learning.

  • Sep 20, 2010

Redmond’s Mud Bay to hold grand opening event Sept. 25

A grand opening for Redmond's new Mud Bay natural pet care store, 8867 161st Ave. NE, Suite 150, will take place from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25.

  • Sep 15, 2010

Dynamic Chiros adds new doctor to its chiropractic staff

Dynamic Chiros, located near the Microsoft campus, at 15230 NE 24th St. in Redmond has announced that Dr. Warner Hettick has joined its chiropractic practice.

  • Sep 14, 2010

Jade Dragon Chinese Restaurant adds Vietnamese cuisine to its menu

Jade Dragon Chinese Restaurant, 17181 Redmond Way, Suite 700 in Redmond, has added Vietnamese cuisine to its menu, including Pho made without the additive MSG (Monosodium glutamate).

  • Sep 14, 2010
Sisters Cynthia (Glessner) Olson (left) and Paula Glessner-Vallee have opened G2 Salon in the Village Square Shopping Center in downtown Redmond. New clients can get a half-price haircut or a free haircut with chemical service. For information

Sisters open G2 Salon in Redmond’s Village Square, offer discounts for new clients

Say hello to a new "sister act" at the Village Square Shopping Center in downtown Redmond. Cynthia (Glessner) Olson and Paula Glessner-Vallee opened G2 Salon — as in "Glessners times two" — last month at 16150 NE 85th St., Suite 213.

Sisters Cynthia (Glessner) Olson (left) and Paula Glessner-Vallee have opened G2 Salon in the Village Square Shopping Center in downtown Redmond. New clients can get a half-price haircut or a free haircut with chemical service. For information
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‘Breakfast for dinner,’ homestyle soups, sandwiches served up at Redmond’s Pacific Coast Bakery

"Breakfast for dinner" is an often-sought but hard-to-find commodity, especially in a city that isn't known for its nightlife. So a new downtown Redmond dining destination is attracting the attention of nearby dwellers and business people who say the evening is prime time for a bacon and egg panini — or hearty, homestyle deli sandwiches and soups.

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Ken's Towing truck driver Kyle Drew stands next to 'Major

Ken’s Towing in Redmond wins big at Northwest Tow Expo

Ron "Bubba" Peters, a manager at Ken's Towing in Redmond and his co-worker, truck driver Kyle Drew were kings of the road at the annual Northwest Tow Expo in Ferndale Aug. 20-21.

Ken's Towing truck driver Kyle Drew stands next to 'Major

Redmond Reporter to honor women in business community

Here at the Redmond Reporter we recognize the tremendous strides and impressive contributions women have made in the business world. Whether they are business owners, managers or running the front office, they are the driving force behind many successful businesses. Bearing that in mind we would like to highlight some of our local “Women in Business” starting in our Aug. 27 issue.

  • Aug 20, 2010

Jamba Juice serves $1 tea smoothies, iced coffee on Aug. 19

Jamba Juice, including a Redmond location at 16002 Redmond Way, is offering $1 tea smoothies and iced coffee creations on Thursday, Aug. 19.

  • Aug 18, 2010
Doug Brathovde

Anthropaws brings ‘furry’ characters to life

For Redmond’s Doug Brathovde, it all began in 2004 after watching 'The Lion King on Broadway' stage production. Although none of the costumes in the show contained the faux fur he works with today, Brathovde realized how creative, and fun, building costumes could be as a hobby.

Doug Brathovde