Business

First Federal Way Business Connection meeting set for March 24

Mayor Jim Ferrell is inviting Federal Way business owners and operators to discuss business issues with the city and the Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce at the first Business Connection meeting, scheduled 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 24 at the Courtyard Marriott, 31910 Gateway Center Boulevard S. in Federal Way.

  • Mar 23rd, 2015

Department of Defense honors Federal Way bank manager

The Washington Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, an agency of the Department of Defense, recently honored Arvin Kumar — branch manager for the Federal Way branch of Chase Bank — with a Patriot Award in recognition of his extraordinary support of an employee who serves in the Army National Guard.

  • Mar 20th, 2015

Federal Way businessman earns Million Dollar Round Table honor

Steven Wiiest, a representative of Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society and/or Omaha Woodmen Life Insurance Society in Federal Way,

  • Mar 3rd, 2015

Dow Constantine addresses regional prosperity at Federal Way Chamber event

Businesses won’t just come to Federal Way on their own.

  • Mar 3rd, 2015

Ulta beauty store coming to Federal Way

Ulta, a beauty cosmetics store, is expected to open in Federal Way this spring.

  • Feb 17th, 2015

BECU open for business in Federal Way

BECU had a grand opening celebration of the bank’s new location in Federal Way on Feb. 10.

  • Feb 13th, 2015

Federal Way biometric company to shut down; 95 employees affected

Biometric company MorphoTrak is transferring operations from its Federal Way facility to their other West Coast location in Anaheim, California.

Center for Diagnostic Imaging launches new breast service in Federal Way

Center for Diagnostic Imaging recently announced they are partnering with radiologists specialized in breast imaging to launch their new breast MRI service line at their Federal Way and Lakewood centers.

  • Feb 10th, 2015

Federal Way RadioShack on potential store closure list

RadioShack representatives recently released a long list of potential store closures throughout the country and the Federal Way store is among them.

  • Feb 10th, 2015

Schauls named executive director at Hallmark Manor in Federal Way

Hallmark Manor, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility in Federal Way, recently welcomed a new executive director, Ginny Schauls.

  • Feb 2nd, 2015

Angels of America Home Care opens in Federal Way

Angels of America, a company that is committed to helping seniors stay in their own home safely and with dignity, recently opened at 1305 S. 312th St., Suite 202, Federal Way.

  • Feb 2nd, 2015

Party City opens new location in Federal Way

People wanting to organize a stellar party for a co-worker, loved one or friend, now have a new and improved Party City store in Federal Way where they can find all the essentials.

  • Jan 30th, 2015

Federal Way Cold Stone to give out free ice cream Wednesday evening

As a way to thank their loyal customers and inspire others to spread random acts of kindness, Cold Stone Creamery in Federal Way will give away free ice cream to patrons starting at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 28.

  • Jan 28th, 2015

Rear admiral to address Federal Way Chamber

The Greater Federal Way Chamber will kick off its Community-Tie Off series with a presentation by Rear Admiral Richard T. Gromlich, commander,

  • Jan 27th, 2015

Federal Way medical clinic offers free services to those in need

As an in-person assister at Federal Way’s Cornerstone Medical Services clinic, Lauren Tran helps people sign up for Washington healthcare.

Haggen to an Albertsons store in Federal Way

Federal Way Safeway and Albertsons stores may merge and sell their stores if Pacific Northwest chain Haggen receives approval from the Federal Trade Commission to acquire them.

Madi Kat Cafe relocates inside Federal Way mall

Madi Kat Cafe, formally known as Madi Kat Cupcakes, is now serving fresh handcrafted gourmet espresso drinks.

  • Dec 31st, 2014

Umpqua Bank hires new home lending branch manager in Federal Way

Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Umpqua Holdings Corporation, hired Augie Bae as branch manager for Umpqua’s home lending division serving Federal Way.

  • Dec 29th, 2014

Referrals Unlimited in Federal Way gives to Multi-Service Center

Referrals Unlimited, Federal Way’s premier networking groups, again donated $1,000 to support the efforts of the Multi-Service Center in South King County.

  • Dec 29th, 2014

Federal Way Chamber ambassadors continue giving tradition

The Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce ambassadors continued their tradition of donating more than $475 to Adopt-A-Family, Multi-Service Center and the Federal Way Rotary.

  • Dec 29th, 2014

Federal Way chiropractor for Seahawks honored with award

Dr. James Kurtz, a Federal Way doctor of chiropractic, was recently honored with the Special Services Award by the Washington State Chiropractic Association.

  • Dec 5th, 2014

Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce hosts annual gala | Slideshow

The Federal Way Greater Chamber of Commerce held their annual gala to celebrate their network of business leadership on Saturday.

  • Nov 18th, 2014

Costa Vida in Federal Way opens today

Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill owners Robert Trent and Vaughn Wright opened the first Costa Vida in Federal Way early this morning.

  • Nov 17th, 2014

City recognizes Federal Way business for service

Federal Way’s Valmet was recently recognized by the city of Federal Way for being a leading global developer and supplier of services and technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries.

Life Care Centers of America recently honored Nataliya Yakimenko, director of clinical services for its Mariner Region, with one of two President’s Awards for its Northwest Division.

  • Nov 3rd, 2014

Federal Way woman wins Life Care’s President’s Award

Life Care Centers of America recently honored Nataliya Yakimenko, director of clinical services for its Mariner Region, with one of two President’s Awards for its Northwest Division.

  • Nov 3rd, 2014

Red Lion Hotel opens in Federal Way

The Red Lion Hotels Corporation announced on Oct. 13 a the Red Lion Inn & Suites is coming to Federal Way.

  • Oct 15th, 2014

DICK’S Sporting Goods Federal Way grand opening to feature Mariners’ Buhner

DICK’S Sporting Goods will open its sixth store in Washington and 587th store nationwide on Friday, Oct. 3 The Commons in Federal Way, 1819 S. Commons.

  • Sep 24th, 2014

DICK’S Sporting Goods will open its sixth store in Washington and 587th store nationwide on Friday, Oct. 3 The Commons in Federal Way, 1819 S. Commons.

  • Sep 24th, 2014

Federal Way Chamber to honor business leaders at annual gala

The Greater Federal Way Chamber will honor two business leaders for their business impact and community inspiration at its annual gala on Nov. 15.

  • Sep 24th, 2014

Monster Dollar now open in Federal Way

Monster Dollar, a full service discount retail store, recently opened for business in Federal Way.

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Federal Way Chamber to host candidates forum Oct. 1

The Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce will hold a candidates forum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 1

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Cornerstone Medical Services hosts stomach cancer summit in Federal Way

Cornerstone Medical Services recently hosted the first stomach cancer summit in Washington state’s history, business officials said.

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Brooklake Christian School celebrates 30 years in Federal Way

Brooklake Christian School held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday, celebrating 30 years in Federal Way.

  • Sep 5th, 2014

Foster Kids Day at Wild Waves Theme Park on Sunday

Many foster children experience a sudden change of homes, which means starting over at a new school without the needed tools for success.

  • Aug 22nd, 2014

Young couple opens Madi Kat Cupcakes at Federal Way mall

Having just opened in May, the young owners of Madi Kat Cupcakes are already experiencing success here in Federal Way.

Federal Way clinic tackles stomach cancer disparity with summit

Asian Americans in Washington state are at greater risk for stomach cancer than most realize, according to statistics from Cornerstone Medical Services. Korean Americans are eight times and Vietnamese Americans are three times more likely to get stomach cancer than their white counterparts.

  • Aug 13th, 2014

Federal Way chamber CEO unveils new efforts to attract businesses

At the same time Federal Way officials are exploring ways to bring more economic development to the city, the business community has ideas of their own.

  • Aug 8th, 2014

Federal Way business owner honored by Department of Defense

The Washington Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, an agency of the Department of Defense, honored David St. John, owner of Gents Fine Grooming for Men, with a Patriot Award in recognition of his extraordinary support of an employee who serves in the Army National Guard.

  • Aug 7th, 2014

Caffe D’arte serves up artisan traditions at new Federal Way headquarters | Slideshow

Dario Brancato kneels down and peers inside a small door on the wood-fired roaster, watching the flame lick the base of the drum.

  • Jul 25th, 2014