Mayor Durkan Announces New Innovation Advisory Council to Address City’s Most Urgent Challenges

Mayor Durkan Announces New Innovation Advisory Council to Address City’s Most Urgent Challenges

Share this…Facebook1TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailSeattle (August 2) –At Zillow Group in Seattle, Mayor Jenny A. Durkan signed an Executive Order to launch the City’s first ever Innovation Advisory Council. With initial commitments by Amazon, Artefact Group, Expedia Group, Flying Fish, Microsoft, Tableau, Technology Access Foundation, Washington Technology Industry Association, and Zillow Group, Mayor Durkan will bring …

Major fallout from Meinert rape accusations

Major fallout from Meinert rape accusations

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailThe fall out from David Meinert’s sexual misconduct and rape accusations continue. In a message to Capitol Hill Blog,  this weekend, Burgess said that Meinert is “stepping away” from “our company.” Effective immediately, David Meinert is stepping away from operations and management of our Company. Personally, I’m trying to …

LGBTQ Human Rights highlight the GSBA Pride Luncheon

LGBTQ Human Rights highlight the GSBA Pride Luncheon

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailby MK Scott The Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA) Pride Luncheon was held this past Wednesday, June 13th. This was the first time the luncheon was held at the new Embassy Suites in Pioneer Square, which has a view of Century Link Field. Before the luncheon there was the …

‘No Gay, No Way’ and Drag queens highlight Amazon’s annual shareholders meeting

‘No Gay, No Way’ and Drag queens highlight Amazon’s annual shareholders meeting

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailby MK Scott Amazon’s annual shareholders meeting was held this past Wednesday (May 30th) at the Fremont Studios with about 150 people inside and another 75 or so protesting outside. A line up of drag queens posed and strutted in support of ‘No Gay, No Way,’ a campaign urging …

‘No Tax on Jobs’ campaign seeks to overturn Seattle big business tax

‘No Tax on Jobs’ campaign seeks to overturn Seattle big business tax

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailA group opposing the tax on Seattle big businesses to help pay for the city’s homelessness services and, hopefully, more affordable housing says it is launching a $300,000 campaign to put a referendum on the ballot to repeal the newly approved legislation. The No Tax on Jobs campaign launched …

‘Together We Rise’ – The GSBA Business & Humanitarian Awards Dinner

‘Together We Rise’ – The GSBA Business & Humanitarian Awards Dinner

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailby MK Scott The wine was flowing, the food was delicious, and the sold-out room was packed at the 37th annual GSBA Business & Humanitarian Awards Dinner last Thursday, February 15 at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront. Followed by an incredible performance by Arnaldo! Drag Chanteuse, the awards ceremony began …