Bryce Phillips Has Gone From Moguls to Mogul

This winter the founder and CEO of snow-sports retailer Evo will open a first-of-its-kind mixed-use development on Snoqualmie Pass.

11/01/2013 By Heather Hansman


Fit as a Fiddle

An Old World artisan, Rafael Carrabba, matches up violins, players, and big-time investors.

03/18/2010 By Eric Scigliano


A Higher Calling

For Kevin Daniels, president of Daniels Development, saving historic treasures means building new—and big.

02/18/2010 By Eric Scigliano


A Watch in Time

Jody Laine of Tiempo Time Pieces and Jewelry wanted to fix watches. She didn’t realize that could also mean fixing people’s lives.

01/26/2010 By Eric Scigliano


Screen Player

Mark Vrieling, who launched ScreenPlay in 1990, streams video to thousands of stores. And he’s not done yet.

11/17/2009 By Manny Frishberg


Phamily Newspaper

Two generations of of the Pham family bridge the news business and the Vietnamese community with Northwest Vietnamese News.

08/10/2009 By Eric Scigliano


Clean Can Be Green

Mark Callaghan, owner of green cleaners Blue Sky, is making dry cleaning an earth-friendly business by using nontoxic soap and chemicals, liquid CO2, and biodegradable bags.

05/22/2009 By Kristin Okinaka


Xponential Equation

Luke Timmerman and Gregory T. Huang’s innovative site Xconomy.com reinvents tech-biz journalism by covering the business of innovation.

04/22/2009 By Eric Scigliano


Democracy 2.0

Social change pioneer Sarah Schacht helps citizens and government talk. No mass protest messages, please.

03/18/2009 By Valerie Schloredt


Show and Tell

Lehrman Cameron Studio mixes theater, design, and whatever works to turn exhibits into living stories.

01/15/2009 By Francesca Lyman


Trash is Treasure

John Loyd wants to change the way you think about junk.

01/06/2009 By Jeff Meisner


Make Mine Massively Multi

Can the videogame biz grow up and stay cool? Matt Wilson thinks so.

01/05/2009 By Courtney Nash


Bastion of Higher Learning

Wexley School for Girls turns advertising on its ear.

01/04/2009 By Jim Gullo


Mr. Green Beans

How Seattle and the shock of slave labor gave birth to Theo Chocolate.

01/03/2009 By Eric Scigliano


Force 10 Is With Them

Meet the Storm’s newest point guard. No, Sue Bird hasn’t quit.

12/28/2008 By Courtney Nash


One-Minute Mortgage

Out of the ashes of the subprime collapse, Layne Sapp tries 
to reinvent the loan-processing business.

12/28/2008 By Manny Frishberg


Man of Many Acts

Bumbershoot booker Chris Porter tries to catch the trends, keep it Reel, and always have a backup when Devo bails for China.

12/27/2008 By Kevin Friedman


Into the Wildland

For Kurt and Anne Kutay—and thousands of travelers—that first dance became a rumba round the world.

12/20/2008 By Francesca Lyman


Edgar’s Solution

Seattle’s most revered ex-Mariner markets bats and caps with other people’s names on them.

12/18/2008 By Jeff Meisner


Sustainable is Trainable

Gifford Pinchot’s Bainbridge Graduate Institute sets out to transform business education.

12/13/2008 By Manny Frishberg