Business

Governor recognizes Cornerstone Medical Services of Federal Way

Gov. Jay Inslee, Sen. Patty Murray, Health Benefit Exchange CEO Richard Onizuka and Health Care Authority Director Dorothy Teeters thanked the in-person assisters and board members on April 25 for their outstanding work in helping individual get health insurance, through the Washington State Health Benefit Exchange.

  • May 23rd, 2014

Breast Diagnostic Center announces contest winners

Breast Diagnostic Center, a breast care center in Auburn and Federal Way, recently announced the winners for the “Our Community. Your Choice.” contest. The Auburn Food Bank received the most votes and is the recipient of a $1,000 donation from Breast Diagnostic Center. “See Ya Later” Washington, runner-up, received $500.

  • May 14th, 2014

BECU Announces the Annual People Helping People Awards

BECU is now accepting nominations for the second year of its “People Helping People Awards.” These awards “recognize and honor BECU members and local non-profits supported by the membership in the Puget Sound area.”

  • May 14th, 2014

Berkshire Hathaway named brand of the year

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the new real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, was named “Real Estate Brand of the Year” in the 26th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend study.

  • May 14th, 2014

Federal Way business holding Mother’s Day contest

Federal Way business Photographs by Margaret A. Lemke is holding a mother’s day contest.

  • Apr 26th, 2014

Construction underway for new Progressive center in Federal Way

Progressive insurance is coming to Federal Way. The insurance giant

Columbia Bank officials celebrate new location in Federal Way

Columbia Bank officials and the Greater Federal Way Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, in celebration of the bank’s relocation.

  • Apr 12th, 2014

New Federal Way Chamber of Commerce CEO selected

Rebecca Martin has been selected as president and CEO of the Federal Way Chamber of Commerce, officials announced on Thursday.

  • Apr 12th, 2014

Wild Waves Theme Park to fill 900 summer positions during job fair Saturday

From May through September, Wild Waves Theme Park, the largest seasonal employer in the region, employs nearly 1,000 workers.

  • Mar 14th, 2014

Federal Way Kohl’s plans grand opening events this weekend

Kohl’s is set to open the doors to its new, 60,000-square-foot retail location in Federal Way at 9 a.m. Friday, March 7.

Total Wine opens in Federal Way, donates $10,000 to MSC | Photos

Total Wine, a national chain of wine “superstores” that dubs itself the “country’s largest independent retailer of fine wine,” celebrated its grand opening in Federal Way on Thursday.

  • Mar 1st, 2014

DaVita Federal Way staff shows Seahawks pride

DaVita Federal Way Community Dialysis Center staff and their family members gathered to show off their Seattle Seahawks pride on Blue Friday.

  • Feb 3rd, 2014

Federal Way’s Weyerhaeuser employees support Seahawks

Weyerhaeuser employees show their support for the Seattle Seahawks on Blue Friday in Federal Way.

  • Jan 31st, 2014

Federal Way car dealership doles out $420,000 to lucky Seahawks fans | Photos

A Federal Way car dealership doled out $420,000 to 12 lucky customers on Friday.

Ex-Seahawk Kitna introduces new custom burger at Stacks in Federal Way

Stacks Burgers, Shakes & Fries capped off its Stacks Burger Architect Competition on Saturday as ex-Seahawk quarterback Jon Kitna met the five winners.

Federal Way’s Fuller Electric earns Super Service Award

Fuller Electric has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the consumer review service in 2013.

  • Jan 4th, 2014

Federal Way’s Referrals Unlimited donates $1,000 to Multi-Service Center

Referrals Unlimited, the longest-standing referral group in Federal Way, made a holiday donation of $1,000 to the Multi-Service Center.

Federal Way City, Chamber officials welcome new business ZadPad

Federal Way Chamber of Commerce and city officials welcomed new business ZadPad with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand opening celebration on Tuesday.

The City of Federal Way is accepting applications for the annual Business Recycler of the Year Award through the end of the year.

  • Dec 4th, 2013

Federal Way businesses can apply for ‘Recycler of the Year’ award

The City of Federal Way is accepting applications for the annual Business Recycler of the Year Award through the end of the year.

  • Dec 4th, 2013

Weyerhaeuser sells Quadrant Homes, earns Corporations for Communities award

Federal Way-based timber giant Weyerhaeuser Company has announced the sale of its homebuilding division, which includes the local Quadrant Homes.

  • Nov 12th, 2013

Russian refugee moves consulting firm to Federal Way

Tatyana Koshevaya moved to the U.S. nearly 22 years ago, earned a college degree and became an advocate for immigrants. Today, she runs TK Consulting Services, whose headquarters have recently relocated from University Place to Federal Way.

Macy’s will celebrate grand re-opening of Federal Way store

Macy’s in The Commons at Federal Way has completed a renovation with expanded merchandise assortments throughout the store.

  • Oct 22nd, 2013

Orion Industries named Aerospace Company of the Year

Gov. Jay Inslee presented Orion Industries CEO John Theisen with the 2013 Aerospace Futures Alliance Company of the Year award Oct. 2 at the eighth annual AFA Washington Governor’s Summit.

  • Oct 9th, 2013

Stacks Burgers, Fries and Shakes replaces Mooyah in Federal Way

Stacks Burgers, Fries, and Shakes will hold its grand opening Oct. 4 in Federal Way.

New retailers and restaurants coming to Celebration Center

Business is buzzing at Celebration Center, located at the southwest corner of S. 320th Street and Pacific Highway in Federal Way.

Consignment shop fills plus-size clothing niche in FW | PHOTOS

After years of shopping and bargain-hunting, Laura Dinius realized that consignment stores for plus-size women's clothing are hard to find.

PHOTOS: Foundation House celebrates grand re-opening

Foundation House Federal Way, a local Brookdale assisted living community, celebrated its renovation and new management team with a grand re-opening ceremony held Aug. 9.

  • Aug 12th, 2013

Mirror teams with Little Nickel

Little Nickel's advertising will be delivered within the pages of the community newspaper products, including the Federal Way Mirror.

  • Aug 10th, 2013

Coffee roaster and wholesaler Caffe D’arte will move to FW

Coffee roaster and wholesaler Caffe D'arte will move its headquarters to Federal Way in 2014.

DaVita settles in Federal Way office and plans to add jobs

Kidney dialysis company DaVita Healthcare Partners Inc. moved its accounting and payroll operations to Federal Way — along with 350 jobs and room to grow.

Small Business Development Center makes positive ripples in Federal Way

The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is having a positive effect for small business owners in Federal Way, according to the SBDC's Rich Shockley.

PHOTOS: Federal Way Sylvan Learning Center re-opening

The Federal Way Sylvan Learning Center held a ribbon cutting and grand re-opening ceremony July 18 for its new facility at 32020 1st Ave. S.

  • Jul 19th, 2013

PHOTOS: Art of the Smiles grand opening in Federal Way

On July 9, the Federal Way Chamber of Commerce hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting for Art of Smiles, a new dentist office at 1706 S. 320th St. #E.

  • Jul 12th, 2013

Crowds pack Wild Waves and back up traffic near I-5 exit

Crowds descended upon Wild Waves Theme Park this weekend for cheap tickets and relief from the scorching summer heat.

Entrepreneurs vital to Federal Way’s economic future

Right here in Federal Way, we are preparing the ground for a robust cluster of technology-based companies.

  • Jun 9th, 2013

Right here in Federal Way, we are preparing the ground for a robust cluster of technology-based companies.

  • Jun 7th, 2013

BUSINESS BUZZ: Fitness Evolution will open at Big Lots site

Fitness Evolution is slated to open this fall at the former Big Lots store, 1211 S. 320th St., next to Safeway.

Jazzercise owner celebrates eight years in Federal Way

Local Jazzercise class owner Kimberly DeMile will host a free open house at the King County Aquatic Center (KCAC) Banquet Hall at 7 p.m. May 31.

Fun Brick needs ‘champion’ investor for man’s charity idea

As they get older, the couple is continuing to explore ways to give back to others and the community, and hope to do so with a product called the Fun Brick.