Category Archives: Washington

Salesforce expanding its workforce in Bellevue.

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Cloud computing company Salesforce is opening a new, larger office and engineering hub in Bellevue. Though no hiring numbers were given, company officials said the firm would be doubling its workforce in the Seattle area. “Th ...

Cowlitz Indian Casino dealing out jobs in La Center.

LA CENTER, Wash. — After several delays, site work has begun on the Cowlitz Indian Casino-Resort in La Center. A project of the Cowlitz Indian Tribe, the casino is expected to ultimately represent an investment of $500 million while creating 1,500 jobs ...

PLS Logistics Services rolling into Seattle.

SEATTLE — Technology enabled supply chain and freight brokerage service provider PLS Logistics Services is opening a new office in Seattle. The office, which will be the company’s 10th nationwide, is creating 20 jobs. “PLS’ technology ...

Shoe! Shoe! DSW popping into Puyallup.

PUYALLUP, Wash. — Footwear and accessories retailer DSW is opening a new location in South Hill Mall in Puyallup. The store, which will be located on South Meridian Street, is creating 30 jobs. “We’re so excited to open a store in the ...

Pyramid Analytics raising employment in Bellevue.

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Thanks to $30 million in new investment, Bellevue-based software firm Pyramid Analytics is expanding its operations. The big data company plans to use the funds to add employees, expand its partnerships and grow its business intelligen ...

Health care career training is happening in King County.

KING COUNTY. Wash. — A nonprofit think tank called the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) has landed a federal grant to help train King County residents for careers in the health care industry. The $9.4 million U.S. Department ...

Gayteway Business Park building in Arlington.

ARLINGTON, Wash. — Construction is set to begin on the new, 11-building Gayteway Business Park in Arlington. Developer GS Venture Partners is investing $100 million in the 54-acre project, which could create as many as 2,000 jobs. “This is a rare op ...

New Costco store moving jobs into Lynwood.

LYNWOOD, Wash. — A new Costco location has opened in Lynwood near Alderwood Mall. The store will be the warehouse retailer’s first new location in Washington in seven years. Though no jobs numbers were given, Costco stores typically create about ...

Dick’s Sporting Goods opening in Marysville.

MARYSVILLE, Wash. — Sporting goods retailer Dick’s Sporting Goods is opening a new location in Marysville. The store will be the retailer’s seventh in Washington and 640th location nationwide. Though no job numbers were given, Dick’s ...

Seattle Meowtropolitan is hiring right meow!.

SEATTLE — Seattle’s first cat cafe, Seattle Meowtropolitan, is opening soon and its looking to hire some cool human cats in Wallingford. The cafe, which will offer room to enjoy a cup of coffee in the company of cats from local animal shelters ...

Holiday hiring on tap in Tri-Cities.

TRI-CITIES, Wash. — With the holiday season approaching, Target is staffing up at its stores in Kennewick and Richland. The retailer plans to add 20 to 25 people at each store for the holidays. The hiring is part of what is projected to be 600 to 700 s ...

Kenmore Air Harbor business taking off in Kenmore.

KENMORE, Wash. — Thanks to a new contract with the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), business at Kenmore-based Kenmore Air Harbor is taking off. The firm landed a $40 million contract from AVIC to design, certify and manufacture the pont ...

Concur is growing on the go in Bellevue.

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Cloud-based travel and expense management software platform developer Concur is expanding its operations in Bellevue. The company will add an additional 63,000 square feet to the 180,000 square feet it currently occupies at its headq ...