Business

BAINBRIDGE BUSINESS BRIEFING | Business | Jan. 7

Dave Manning and Julie Meyers are the new co-owners of the local Prudential Real Estate office.

  • Jan 7, 2011

Businesses keep lights on to increase shoppers

Through his YouTube video John Hays had a simple plea for his neighbors and business community: “Let’s save our town.”Hays is the owner of Port… Continue reading

  • Dec 16, 2010

Helping Winslow Way businesses a priority

Community organizations are starting the search process early to help the downtown business community ride out the Winslow Way reconstruction project.As the project draws closer,… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2010

Boutique quality in a flea market model

Sarah Wen left her traditional brick-and-mortar job to turn junk into treasures. Her new venture takes her to flea markets, estate sales and garages where… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2010

‘One Call’ gets some help from Bay Hay & Feed

By DENNIS ANSTINEStaff WriterDuring its 60 years of existence, One Call for All has been a charity drive that depends on the philanthropic nature of… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2010

New Island dealership Go Green e-car offers an electric vehicle

Considering the infancy of the technology and its need for less-traveled roads, combined with the island’s slower pace, Bainbridge appears to be an ideal location for a little trial and error.

Bainbridge nonprofit brings water to village

Unable to sustain their way of life using the methods passed down from their ancestors, the 23,000 members of the Hamar tribe in the southwest… Continue reading

  • Oct 28, 2010

Dana’s Showhouse wins best window display award

Dana's Showhouse won the September award for the Bainbridge Island Downtown Association best downtown window display. This month Dana's windows feature dancing skeletons, monster toes… Continue reading

  • Oct 25, 2010

BAC opens new multipurpose gym

The Bainbridge Athletic Club will hold a grand opening event for the public this Sunday, Oct. 17, for the completion of a new multipurpose gymnasium.The… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2010

A sparkling career born on Bainbridge

At age 18, Icelander Gudbjorg Kristin Ingvarsdottir arrived on Bainbridge as an exchange student, seeking an opportunity to see the world. Little did she know she would find her life’s work.

  • Aug 20, 2010

New Bainbridge Athletic Club gym expands fitness options

Just seven months after completing a 14,000-square-foot tennis building, Bainbridge Athletic Club is adding another dimension to its fitness programming with the construction of a gymnasium.

  • Aug 5, 2010

Business briefing | Aug. 6

The Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce and the businesses located at the Sportman’s Park Business Complex are teaming up to present a fun-filled day for families and area residents from noon- 4 p.m. Saturday.

  • Aug 5, 2010

New owner, same tradition at Classic Cycle

Paul Johnson and bicycles share a life-long connection.He met his wife while riding a bike; he traveled with the U.S. Olympic Cycling team as a… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2010

New flavors come to the Pavilion

The Pavilion has received a makeover of sorts in the last six months. Out are Penelope’s (Italian) and Simon’s Chinese Cuisine, and in are SuBI… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2010

Architect recognized for work on Winslow

Charlie Wenzlau’s architectural fingerprints are all over downtown Winslow.His firm, Wenzlau Architects, designed the San Juan building near the ferry terminal, the Ericksen Cottages and… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2010

Local architecture firm earns LEED Platinum certification

Coates Design Architects has achieved the first LEED Platinum certification in the state for a home designed outside of Seattle.The platinum designation is the highest… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2010

Local bio-tech company a partner in cancer drug trials

Bainbridge-based Emerald BioStructures, a biological structuring company, has formed a partnership with FORMA, a Massachusetts drug discovery company.The partnership allows Emerald BioStructures to supply its… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2010

Bainbridge software company earns Microsoft award

A local software company has won the 2010 Microsoft Partner of the Year award.Avalara, Inc., which was founded in 2004 by islanders Rory Rawlings, Jared… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2010

Scooter rentals will open up island to visitors

As the sun begins to peel away the clouds, more visitors will make their way to the island. They tour downtown and check out some… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2010

Coffee that comes to you

Most people work in coffee shops while they start their careers; Amy Gaskill did the opposite.The former human resources professional moved into the coffee business… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2010