Archive of: University Place

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40/40: Large crowd salutes 2017 class

40/40: Large crowd salutes 2017 class

For the 15th consecutive year, Business Examiner Media has recognized 40 young leaders from the South Sound as "40 Under Forty" recipients.

October 2017

40/40: ‘Recession grads’ find ways to revive

When a person graduates college to enter the workforce can have some impact of their early success. Today's "40 Under Forty" profiles feature some who had the misfortunate timing to land in a recessionary job market.

October 2017

40/40: In the air, underground and at home

Today's profile of "40 Under Forty" honorees shares the story of customer service into entrepreneurship, creating homes from the ground up and starting fresh in a new environment.

October 2017
40 Under Forty reaches 600 in 2017

40 Under Forty reaches 600 in 2017

Business owners and executives, entrepreneurs, bankers, attorneys, architects, non-profit leaders, pastors and managers of key government operations are all included on the 2017 "40 Under Forty" list of honorees announced today.

September 2017

Whole Foods to become Amazon on Monday

The South Sound's only Whole Foods grocery is promising lower prices after next Monday's take-over by Amazon is completed.

August 2017

Big jump in Pierce workforce

Almost 9,000 local residents gained jobs last month, according to this week's statistical release from federal employment data. That number also matched the increase in Pierce County workforce in July, suggesting there is a link.

August 2017

UP gains jobs with PPA purchase

The South Sound's largest pension plan administrator is getting even larger, with its purchase of a similar business in Port Orchard.

August 2017
‘Top Place to Work’ – Panagiotu Pension Advisors

‘Top Place to Work’ – Panagiotu Pension Advisors

Focus on his employees has helped Tony Panagiotu's firm amass more than $2 billion in pension fund assets to administer on behalf of 1,200 employers. It also puts him on the South Sound list of Top Places to Work.

August 2017

More new homes join inventory

Homebuilders in several areas of the South Sound are beginning to add completed projects to the starved market of residential real estate. This should help more frustrated home buyers find their new castle, maybe without competing bids.

April 2017

Chambers Bay resort developers chosen

Chambers Bay Development, LLC, has been chosen to design, build and operate the new Chambers Bay Resort in University Place.

October 2016
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