Jimmy Miller searched for his American father. His U.S. military dad wanted to find the Vietnamese woman he married and their son. The father-son reunion took 27 years. Read more in The Spokesman-Review: Children of the Vietnam War
The business Stay Alfred intersects high-end apartment living, vacation rentals and a hotel convenience for customers, says founder Jordan Allen. That model also has meant rising income for the 5-year-old company. See the story in The Spokesman-Review: Spokane’s Stay Alfred taking on hotels, Airbnb–and growing
Flossie Dickey showed her quick wit hasn’t diminished as she turns 110. Read more about her in The Spokesman Review article: Cheney woman joins ranks of ‘supercentenarians’
Two Spokane women started as strangers for a journey to Colorado, but Megan Curran and Kitara Johnson were well-matched companions. Leadership Spokane colleagues helped them along. Read more in The Spokesman-Review: Leadership Spokane makes journey possible.
Yes, theater does thrive in Spokane-Coeur d’Alene. Directors talk about the right blend of art and business practices, here in the Journal of Business: Filling seats, finding fans.
Apparel under The Great PNW has risen in popularity among fans of the #UpperLeftUSA. Read about the company’s start in the Journal of Business: The Great PNW
Agriculture in Washington state is harvesting newer technology — from artificial intelligence to drones and a future for robots hand-picking some fruits… Read the article in Seattle Business Magazine, Agriculture: Future Farmers
A manufacturing idea center called Toolbox has started filling leased space near the Riverpoint campus with products to test new technologies and materials. Read article in The Spokesman-Review: Pair want inventors, builders thinking inside the Toolbox
Spokane biotech company GenPrime has developed D-Cipher, a software-based platform to detect multiple “drugs of abuse” from urine samples, using an electronic reader for quick analysis … Read the article in Seattle Business Magazine: Bright Idea: Big Win for GenPrime
After Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday comes #GivingTuesday, the latest addition to a post-Thanksgiving lineup that shifts the holiday focus from getting to giving through community philanthropy. Read article in The Spokesman-Review: #GivingTuesday aims to inspire