Westfield Partners with Uber
Uber has become synonymous with fast service from one destination to another, and that experience is upgrading at Westfield Southcenter in Tukwila.
A new partnership between Westfield and Uber put in motion dedicated Uber pick-up and drop-off stations at 33 shopping centers throughout the nation. Read More>>
Renton Company Earns $100k Small Business Innovation Research Award
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $1.6 million in Small Business Innovation Research funding for 15 small U.S. businesses committed to developing technologies designed to help protect human health and the environment. ZILA Works, a Renton-based company founded in 2014 that is working to replace toxic everyday products with environmentally friendly alternatives made from carbon sequestering and renewable resources, was named among the 15 funding recipients.
The award provides ZILA Works with $100,000 in Phase I funding to support development of the company’s flagship product, a bio-epoxy resin made from industrial hemp oil. Read More>>
Salish Lodge & Spa Announces Plans for a $12 Million Renovation to Reflect its Northwest Heritage
Salish Lodge & Spa, a luxury resort in Snoqualmie will be updating all 84 of its guestrooms during a major renovation, the property’s largest since 1988. The lodge will remain open to guests during the extensive two-part remodel, which will be completed in late spring of 2018. The addition of new features and amenities—such as gas fireplaces, soaking tubs, and oversized showers—as well as the creation of a more contemporary and earthy Northwest ambiance are all a part of the project’s plans. Read More>>