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2011-12-13 08:00:00

Puget Sound Instrument Company (PSI) is being sold to former Microsoft product marketing director Peter Ollodart, effective January 2012. PSI looks to grow its two-way radio communications and marine electronics business worldwide. TACOMA, Washington (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 Longtime family-owned two-way radio and marine electronics firm, Puget Sound Instrument Company, Inc. (PSI) is being sold by Richard Hart to new owner Peter Ollodart, an experienced product marketer in the software...

2011-10-14 12:00:00

A 272% increase in revenue between 2008 and 2010 earned PartyPail the ninth spot on the Puget Sound Business Journalâs 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Washington for 2011. Enumclaw, WA (PRWEB) October 14, 2011 PartyPail, Inc. was named the ninth fastest-growing private company in the state of Washington at a reception and awards ceremony held last night by the Puget Sound Business Journal. The ceremony included the top 100 fastest-growing private businesses in the...

2011-08-11 20:09:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Central Area Motivation Program (CAMP) is making their Energy Assistance Program more accessible to low-income Seattle residents struggling to keep up with their home heating bills. CAMP provides assistance with energy costs to eligible households within Seattle. It can be challenging for applicants to travel to the agency's office in the Central District for an Energy Assistance Program appointment. Applicants with Internet access can...

2011-08-04 07:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quadrant Homes has selected two outstanding Puget Sound communities as winners in the company's first-ever Sustainability Challenge. Home owners' associations (HOAs) in the Mt. Si Cottages (Snoqualmie) and Acadia community (Everett) will be awarded $2,000 each toward community improvement goals. The grant challenge, launched in late 2010, is part of Quadrant's Friends of Quadrant Homes program, which focuses on increasing education,...

2011-07-18 12:38:00

SEATTLE, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting July 20 through August 31, Moving Together in Faith & Health will host the Seattle Wholesale Market at Mount Zion Baptist Church on Wednesdays from 8:45 a.m. to 10 a.m. Moving Together in Faith & Health is an interdenominational consortium of churches with one mission -- promoting health in communities of color and low-income neighborhoods in King County through church policy and systems change. The faith-based group is partnering...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.