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2010 Chamber Award Winners


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   rd s Lu ay the 7                                                                                       A monthly newsletter of the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce

Awa Tuesd                                                                                                                                                   December 2010

     December Luncheon
     Exemplary individuals
     & company honored                                                                                                              Publication of
                                                                                                                                Kirkland Works is
                                                                                                                                   sponsored by:
          It’s time once again to honor three
     individuals and one company with Kirkland

                                                                   2010 Chamber Award Winners
     Chamber awards at the December luncheon.
     This annual event recognizes some of the
     people who contribute so much to the com-
     munity and the Chamber, along with some                                A. Duane Lund                                          Anne J. Owen
     up-and-comers. A review of each of the four                    Chamber Member of the Year Award                           Community Service Award
     recipients is shown at the right. Plan to at-                                                                             Kathy Page Feek, Ed. D. is a lifelong champion
                                                                  Shirley Day operates the Crab Cracker restaurant in
     tend the luncheon and offer your congratu-                                                                           of the value that the arts bring to the
                                                                                    downtown Kirkland. She has been
     lations, plus thanks, for their contributions.                                                                       cultural and economic life of a commu-
                                                                                    a Board member for the past three
          Title Sponsor is Conover Insurance,                                       years and salutes the Kirkland        nity. For many years, she has facilitated
     Supporting Sponsor is Evergreen Hospital                                       Chamber of Commerce for all of        projects and groups, leading them to
     Medical Center, and sponsors are Clear,                                        the wonderful opportunities the       establish Kirkland as a centerpiece for
     Sterling Savings Bank, and Union Bank.                                         Chamber provides for its members.     arts and culture on the Eastside. She
                                                                  The Chamber allows a cohesive voice to be heard         is the founding Chair of the Kirkland
                                                                                                                          Cultural Council, Chair Emeritus of the WA State
         Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010 Marina Room                        throughout the community by means of public policy,
                                                                                                                          Kennedy Center Alliance and Chair Emeritus of the
             Woodmark Hotel on Lake Washington                    volunteerism, and the advancement of business in
         Parking available in both south and north lots           the greater Kirkland area; as well as the development   U of Washington School of Drama Board. Through
           11:30 a.m.     Networking & Registration               of friendships within this community.                                                     Continued on page 4
           Noon           Luncheon & Program
                   $35 members and guests                                                          Continued on page 4                 Lee Johnson
                                                                                                                              Student Community Service Award
                                                                          Charles O. Morgan
   Luncheon Sponsor                                                   Business Excellence Award                              Juanita High School senior Natalie
                                                                                                                        Marrs is this year’s recipient of the Lee

   Conover has long                                                  Livengood, Fitzgerald & Alskog has served
                                                                                            the legal needs of great
                                                                                                                        Johnson Student Community Service
                                                                                                                        Award. A 3.87 student, Natalie is a mem-

   history of serving                                                                       clients from its offices in ber of Honor Society, Key Club, and the
                                                                                            downtown Kirkland since Girls Volley Ball Varsity team serving as team captain

   clients and community                                                                    1935 and looks forward to this past year. Also at school, she has done landscap-
                                                                  many more years of service. The oldest law firm on    ing, cleaned up Juanita Drive, and set up for dances.
        Conover Insurance is one of the oldest and largest                                         Continued on page 4 Active in her church, she works in the nursery, has
   independent insurance brokerages in the Pacific North-                                                                                                   gone to Romania to
   west. Our roots go back to 1908 in Kirkland, when one of                                                                                                 work in the orphan-
   our predecessor firms was designated with the very first                                                                                                 ages, raised money
   agency appointment for the General Insurance Company,                                                                                                    for students in Af-
   today known as Safeco (Liberty Mutual.) At Conover, we                                                                                                   rica, made quilts for
   represent the client first. We will identify and measure the                                                                                             students in need, and
   risk exposures before recommending and providing the                                                                                                     done yard work for
   most advantageous solutions. Conover Feek is our Estate                                                                                                  the elderly. Natalie
   Planning/Wealth Management division. Conover offers                                                                                                      has a part-time job
   “one-stop shopping” for all of your insurance and finan-                                                                                                 at Evergreen Diabe-
   cial needs through offerings within its seven divisions.                                                                                                 tes and Endocrinol-
        Conover employees are proud to be actively involved                                                                                                 ogy Lab. She plans
   in community support through such organizations                                                                                                          to go to college and
   as the Boys and Girls Club, Kirkland Rotary, Kiwanis,                                                                                                    become a physical
   March of Dimes, United Way, Kirkland Cultural Council,                                                                                                   therapist.
   Northwest Harvest and many other important causes.
December 2010                                                                                                                                                            2
                             Message from the Business Retention Consultant                                                             Thanks to our 2010 sponsors.
                                                                                                                                             Contact Bill Vadino at
                           Many startup       following methods, you may be able to       awhile – If your spouse or partner has
                                                                                                                                             to be a 2011 sponsor.
                      businesses, particu-    fund your own dreams:                       a full-time job, it may be possible to use
                      larly those based            Keep your day job – Treat your new     that primary income source and a modi-               DIAMOND
                      out of the home, do     venture as a second job. Work on it at      fied family budget to get the new busi-            ($10,000 and above)
                      not require large       night and on the weekends. Experiment       ness up and running. The short-term
sums of money to get off the ground.          with it to figure out what formula works    sacrifices could be well worth the long-
Many entrepreneurs are able to get            the best. Maintain the security of the      term benefits of business ownership.
things going with $5,000 or less, and         income earned from your primary job              Reach into your own pocket – Char-                 GOLD
then finance growth out of future profits.    until you have enough of a backlog to       ity starts at home. Consider modifying             ($5000 and above)
Almost half of the most recent Inc. 500       jump into the new venture full-time.        your personal budget to allow you to
were started at home, with an average              Keep half of your day job – Try        save funds for your new business. Doing
startup cost of $25,000 (with many be-        switching from full-time to part-time       so will keep you from being beholden
ing well below the average figure).           work when you start your new business.      to others, and will allow you to retain all
     There’s an old adage about entre-        This will allow you to spend more than      decision making authority.
preneurs needing to seek financing from       just evenings and weekends on the new         Duncan Milloy, Ph.D., is Kirkland’s
their friends, family and fools. It may be    enterprise, without giving up all of your   Business Retention Consultant. He
that you don’t even need to pass the hat      regular income.                             can be reached at 425.829.7234 or
at all. By employing one or more of the            Go from two to one income for

Library READ project comes
to Kirkland; watch for ‘book                                                   Happy                                                              SILVER
                                                                                                                                              ($2500 and above)
covers’ around town                                                           Holidays
     The King County Library system is planning a number
of reading promotion projects for early next year. One of the
projects will be to place large (5 feet wide by 8 feet high) framed
posters of book jacket covers in specially selected locations
                                                                             from your
around the Kirkland community. Accompanying promotional
                                  activities will include audio
                                  tours with annotated descrip-
                                  tions of the books, walking and
                                  biking tour maps highlight-
                                  ing reading poster locations,
                                  brochures to download from
                                  our library website, blogs to
                                  record viewer responses and
                                  Flickr photo galleries for photos
                                                                                  Bill Vadino
                                  of public reaction to the book
                                  posters. Your place of business
                                                                                  Judi Meek
                                  can be a part of all of this if you
                                  agree to host a book cover, at no
                                                                                  Mary Ousley                                                   BRONZE
                                                                                                                                              ($1000 and above)
                                                                                                                                                Banner Bank
cost to you.                                                                                                                                 Carillon Properties
     The inspiration for this reading promotion program came                                                                                    Frontier Bank
from a project that the National Gallery of London did in the                                                                            Gregorek & Associates, PLLC

summer of 2007 in London and York, England. Descriptions
of this project can be found online at the following websites:                                                                                  CRYSTAL Preferred sites are in                                                                                    ($500 and above)
                                                                                                                                         Cascadia Community College
the immediate downtown area, and have noticeable blank walls                                                                                 Lindekugel Consulting
facing streets and walkways. Library staff has surveyed the area                                                                          Life Care Center of Kirkland
and identified fifteen potential sites, you may be hearing from us                                                                              Merrill Gardens
soon! If you are interested in participating please call Elsa Steele,                                                                             Mac Towing
                                                                                                                                              Shinstrom & Norman
Kirkland Library Manager, 425-822-2459.                                                                                                       Barb Avery @ REMAX
 The 2011 Legislative Breakfast take places on Thursday, January 6th from 7:30am to 9am at the Bellevue Hyatt
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    2010 Chamber Award Winners                                                                         Member Profile
continued from page 1

 Shirley Day: A. Duane Lund Chamber Member of the Year Award
                                                                                          Rikki Rikki celebrates an award-
     Shirley has spent 50 years volunteering and providing community service both
individually and through her businesses. She has been the chamber representative to
                                                                                          winning 20 years in Kirkland
                                                                                              Rikki Rikki Japanese Restaurant recently celebrated its 20 Anniversary having
the LTAC board as well as one of the founders and former president of the Kirkland
                                                                                         opened in February of 1990 in Kirkland. Rikki Rikki has a cult following and was
Performance Center. Additionally, she has served on several college and university
                                                                                         recently awarded “Best Sushi on the Eastside” by readers of 425 Magazine 2010 and
advisory boards. She was also one of the founders and national officer of the Board
                                                                                         “Best Asian Cuisine” by The Kirkland Reporter 2010.
of Executive Women and Food Service.                                                          Making a lot of friends and regular customers over the years, Rikki Rikki offers
     Shirley appreciates the award and the inclusion with others who have received       a wide variety of authentic Japanese dishes including high quality sushi and sashimi,
this award in the past.                                                                  in many cases utilizing signature dressings, sauces and marinades,
                                                                                         unavailable in any other restaurant. Rikki Rikki’s atmosphere is a
  Kathy Page Feek: Anne J. Owen Community Service Award Japanese style setting with several private booths, tatami rooms, for
                                                                                         larger parties, a full bar including a wide variety of sakes, Japanese
     public art on the I-405 freeway project, a noteworthy water feature sculpture on
                                                                                         beers, specialty cocktails and beverages.
the Bank of America project, a metalwork screen at the Kirkland City Hall Annex
                                                                                              Rikki Rikki Restaurant and Sushi Bar is a family owned and
and an art installation on the Sound Transit project. She was also immersed in the
                                                                                         operated business. As the visionary owner and founder of Rikki Rikki, Masahiro
successful community efforts to raise $250,000, managing to retain three of our
                                                                                         Terada, desires to bring “a taste of Japan to the masses.”
much-loved bronze sculptures in the Save the Animals campaign. Through the use of             Rikki Rikki has evolved over the years to a family friendly, comfortable Japanese
both public and private dollars, Kirkland has gained more than half a million dollars American restaurant, offering daily specials including “Happy Hour all day on
in noteworthy art funds for our city.                                                    Monday,”“Kids Eat Free on Tuesdays, Wednesday is “Pint Night,” featuring $2.95
     Kathy is the Art Coordinator for Evergreen Hospital, where she has created five     pints for all Japanese draft beers from 4:00 to close, “Tokyo Thursday’s” from 4:00 to
galleries that rotate quarterly, showing the works of local Kirkland artists. A rotating Close where all Saketini’s are offered at $2.95 in the bar and dining room and finally,
sculpture display is located throughout the campus of Evergreen hospital, where Kathy “Sushi Sake Sundays” with $5 sushi rolls and a 40% discount on bamboo and bottled
leads art tours to showcase the works for interested community groups. Many heart-       premium sakes.
warming “art stories” from patients and visitors tell us frequently just how important        Rikki Rikki Hours of Operation are:
exposure to the artwork means to our patients, staff, and our community.                                        Monday - Thursday 11:30am-9pm, Bar until 9pm
     In addition to her work in the arts, Kathy is involved with Kirkland Conversations,                           Friday 11:30am-10pm, Bar until 11pm
the Eastside Timebank, the Marina Park Summer Music Festival, Kirkland Uncorked                                    Saturday 12pm-10pm, Bar until 11pm
and the downtown Holiday Window Decorating Contest.                                                                   Sunday 4pm-9pm, Bar until 9pm
     “To be a part of a community like Kirkland, which values people, values the arts,        Rikki Rikki Happy Hour is offered in Rikki’s lounge
values volunteerism and values an honor and a privilege. I feel          Monday 4pm - close, Tuesday - Saturday 4pm - 6pm and 9pm - close.
humbled to be receiving this award.”                                                          For more information visit

                   Livengood, Fitzgerald & Alskog
            Charles O. Morgan Business Excellence Award
     important roles in the progress of the Eastside community. It all began when
founder Maury Powell crossed Lake Washington by ferry and decided to hang his
shingle outside an office in the Kirkland National Bank Building at the corner of Lake
Street and Kirkland Avenue, becoming Kirkland’s first full-time lawyer. Attorneys in
the firm have served as board members, founders, or volunteers with a number of
community organizations, including the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce, Kirkland
Performance Center, Kirkland Arts Center, Lake Washington Schools Foundation,
Kirkland Boys & Girls Club, Rotary Club of Kirkland, Kirkland Kiwanis, Lake Wash-
ington School District, Evergreen Healthcare Foundation, Snohomish School District,
and Cascadia Community College. Maury was the first president of the Chamber and
Bob Tjossem also served in that role.
     In addition to community service involvement, Livengood, Fitzgerald & Alskog
takes great pride in providing high quality legal services to individuals, businesses,      View a current listing of all Chamber of Commerce members
public entities and nonprofit corporations. The firm’s attorneys have extensive experi-       online at Select the Member
ence in business, tax, entity formation and planning, employment law, real estate, land
use, construction and design, contracts and bidding, surety, estate planning, health          Businesses category in the tab at left. You’ll find links to
care and school law, as well as litigation, arbitration and mediation in these areas.            member websites and e-mail contact information.
December 2010                                                                                                                                                                  4

Scenes from August’s Chamber golf tournament at Willows Run.
Photos by Jeff Hoerth

Golf season wasn’t that long ago!
Thanks to all involved with the
Peter Kirk Golf Classic in August
    Thank you to all who made the 16th Annual Peter Kirk Golf Classic a tremen-
dous success
                    Presenting Sponsor: Edward Jones Investments
                            Awards Dinner Sponsor: Clear
                       Box Lunch Sponsor: Sterling Savings Bank
      Hole Sponsors: Clear, Columbia Athletic Club-Juanita, Conover Insurance,
Courtyard by Marriott-Kirkland, Fairfax Hospital, Evergreen Hospital Medical Cen-
ter, Frontier Bank now known as Union Bank, Frontier Communications NW, The
Heathman Hotel, Lee Johnson Chevrolet-Mazda-Kia, Life Care Center of Kirkland,
Sander Groves, Inc., Shinstrom & Nor-
man, Sterling Savings Bank/Kirkland
      Contest Sponsors: State Farm/Jeff
                                             Remember Chamber members while holiday shopping
Sand, Honda of Kirkland, Ford/Hyundai
of Kirkland, Sterling Savings Bank/
                                             — as a local resident and taxpayer, you benefit, too
Kirkland                                        Help your community by shopping with Chamber members this holiday season.
      Supporters/Door Prizes/Goodie             The City of Kirkland relies on local sales taxes as a key revenue source. Unless you’ve been off the planet for awhile, you’re
Bags: Zing HG, The Woodmark Hotel,         aware of the dramatic budget shortfalls impacting city, county, and state governments. By shopping in Kirkland, you’re actually
Honda of Kirkland; Mac Awards, Seattle helping yourself and others in the community who are faced with tax and fee increases if sales tax revenue is down.
Seahawks; Jim & Kathy Feek, Chicago                                                                                           And by shopping at Chamber member stores,
Title Insurance Company; Evergreen                                                                                      you are supporting businesses and individuals who
Hospital Medical Center; Willows Run                                                                                    give back to the community all year long. As Chamber
Golf Course; The Heathman Hotel;                                                                                        members, they support programs benefitting not only
Edward Jones/Heidi Hargarten; Edward                                                                                    local businesses but also non-profits, one of which
Jones/Sarah Taylor; Edward Jones;                                                                                       annually is the receipient of funding through the
Susanne Canin; Gelotte Hommas                                                                                           Chamber’s auction, and citizens, whose own taxes are
Architects RiKi RiKi Restaurant; First                                                                                  kept lower by the taxes paid by businesses to City Hall.
Tech Credit Union; Poppinjays; Sterling                                                                                       For a list of members, go to www.KirklandChamber.
Savings Bank-Kirkland                                                                                                   org. Go to “Businesses” then “Members,” where you’ll be
      Golf Committee: Doug Davis, VP                                                                                    able to use a search function by name or category. All
Events; Craig Ortloff, Chair                                                                                            Chamber members are also listed in the printed directory
      Volunteers: Ben Lindholm, Lynly                                                                                   distributed by the Kirkland Reporter in this month. Or
Callaway, Melissa Acton Buzard, Rob                                                                                     call the Chamber office at 425-822-7066 for a referral to a
Ahrendt, Terri Fletcher, Bonnie Lindberg                                                                                Chamber business.
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                Ambassador’s Corner
A year of hope and promise…
By Craig Gaudry – Windermere Real Estate,
2010 Ambassador Chair                                                                possess. It’s very contagious!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   volved in Chamber events and activities.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Ambassadors
     It’s hard to believe 2010 is coming                                                  It has been my pleasure to serve                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I look forward to working together with                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Committee Chair:
to a close.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Craig Gaudry
                                                                                     as the Ambassador Chair for the last                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Heidi and the rest of the Ambassador                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Craig Gaudry & Associates -
     The Ambassadors have been an                                                    two years. I really appreciate all of the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Committee in 2011 and beyond.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Windermere Real Estate
extremely active arm of the Chamber                                                  effort and commitment displayed by my                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 In 2011, we’ll be looking for a few
this year, welcoming new members                                                     fellow Ambassador colleagues. Job well                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           inspired Chamber members to join the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Rob Ahrendt
and helping them get involved. We have                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Edwards Jones
                                                                                     done Ambassadors! Heidi Hargarten of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Ambassadors. If that’s you, our meetings
also assisted many existing members                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Melanie Braum
                                                                                     Edward Jones will take over in January                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           are on the first Thursday of each month                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Washington Financial Group
who increased their involvement with                                                 as our new Ambassador Chair. Heidi is a                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          at the Crab Cracker from 11:30am –
Chamber activities. It has been very                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Colleen Dodson
                                                                                     longtime Ambassador who is very com-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             1pm. Should you have a particular                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bridge Disability Ministries
rewarding to see our Members excited                                                 mitted and will do an excellent job.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             member in mind please let me know                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Helen Fisher
about their businesses, as well as, the                                                   I’ll continue my role since 2001, as                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and I’ll be happy to contact them.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Individual Member
positive outlook and expectation they                                                an Ambassador and will remain very in-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Rod Graham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Individual Member
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Heidi Hargarten
Juanita residents:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Edward Jones

Are you ready to drive less? Free Metro tickets if you are!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Harold Jackson
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     The City of Kirkland and King
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invited to participate in the program.                                                                                           5M                                                                                                                                                                                                                    6th Pl                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               NE 136th St
                                                                 89 th Pl

                                                                                       234                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            NE 13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               118th Ave NE

                                                         Stairs                                                                       IN
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Susan Stearns
                                                                                           90th Pl NE

                                                                                                                                            th                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    NE
                                                                                                                                        5   E

                                                                                                                                     13                         NE                                                                                                                                                                              NE 134th Ln                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            13
                                                         Shopping District                                                                    BI                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               NE                                                                                                                                                                            NE 135th St
     People who live or work in Juanita
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                                                                                                                                                                                           Ln                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         th
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Ave NE

                                                         Park and Ride

                                                                                                                                                                                                            NE 134th St

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     NE 134th St

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             116th Ave NE

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                                                                                                                                NE 133rd

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     to overlake
are invited to pledge to drive less. They
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Deborah Wakefield
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                NE 132nd St
                                                         Green Spaces Juanita                                                                                                                 Wa
                                                                                                                             277                                        244        1st

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       103rd Pl NE

                                                         Points of Interest                                                                                                      13
can also order a customized healthy                                                                                                                                                 236
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               101st Ln NE

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              New York Life
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   120th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     to woodinville
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 111th Pl NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Kingsgate                                                                    NE 131s t Pl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              111th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                 252                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Park &
                                                         Distance Indicator
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               109th Ave NE

travel info packet that is delivered right                                                                                                                                         Evergreen Hospital                                                                                                                         NE 130th St                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Ride                                                                           NE 130th Pl

                                                                                                                 Juanita                                                         NE 129th Pl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       NE 129 th

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Pam Wilcut

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Pl                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Totem Lake
                                                                                                                                                                                     Medical Center


                                                                                                              High School

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Freeway Stop
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        100th Ave NE



                                                                                                                                                                    NE 128th St
to their door. Participants receive 8

                                                                             Brookhaven                        U                                                                           Totem Lake
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             NE 128th St
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Pamela K. Wilcut, P. S.

                                                                                 Park                                                                                                         Transit

                                                                                                                                        NE 126th Pl
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King County Metro tickets and 2 Sound

                                                                                             North Kirkland                                                                                   Center                                         NE 126th St
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     116th Ave NE
                                                                                                                                                  94th Ave NE

                                                                                            Community Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              98th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 107th Pl NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              110th Ln NE

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 NE 125th Ln                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ay
                                                                                                & Park                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ke W
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Transit tickets just for signing up. Juanita Heights                                                                                       255 935
                                                                                                                                                      244                   Shopping
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               NE 124th St                                                                                                        NE 124th Ln                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           NE To
                                                                                                                                                                94th Pl NE

                                            Park                                                                                                                             Center                                                                                                    Park &                                                                                                                                                                                       NE 123rd Ln
Participants who keep their pledge to                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Ride
                                                                                                                  93rd Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            113th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Chamber Staff


                                                                                                                                  Heronfield                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              NE
                                                                                                                                                                                          96th Ave NE


                                                                                                                                                           121                                                                                                                                  122nd St                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          124
                                                                                                                                                              st P                                                                                                               NE 120th Ln NE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       th
drive less over time are eligible for other

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                NE 122nd St

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            st S

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Pl NE
                                                                       90th Ave NE


                                                                                                                                     NE 120th St                                                                                                                                                                                                                      NE                                                                                      NE 12
                                                                     Juanita                                                                                                                                                                                                                           NE 120th St


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                0 th

prizes, including free transit fare and gift           Friday Night Village
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NE 120th St                                                               St

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             102nd Pl NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               124th Ave NE
                                                                                      to kenmore NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   106th Ave NE
                                                                                               91st Pl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 NE 119th St
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     to ktc, lk wa tech
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              97th Ave NE
                                                                                            91st Ln

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               110th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     NE 118th Pl                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              NE 118th St                                                                                                                                                                                                   NE 118th St

certificates at Juanita-area merchants.                                                                                         NE Juanita Dr
                                                                                                                        McAuliffe                                  Kirkland                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               NE 117th
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              When calling 425.822.7066 after hours, or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                111th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  114th Pl NE

                                                              Juanita 935                                                  Park                                    Municipal                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    NE 116th Ln
                                                            Beach Park
                                                                                                                                                                                                277                                                                                                              NE 116th Pl
     You and your employees are eligible                                                                                      260 236
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      NE 116th St                                                                                                                                                                 NE 116th Pl
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NE 116th St                                                                                                                                         if all lines are busy, you can quickly access

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 101st Pl NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                103r d Pl NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   113th Pl NE
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the desired staff mailbox by pressing the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       108th Ave NE

to participate in the program by signing


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           127th Pl NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       e NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       NE 11
                                                                                                                                                                                                 230                                                                                   NE 113th St
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    128th Ave NE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        110th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              mailbox number followed by the pound (#)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          127th Pl

up on the project website [
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     115th Pl NE

                                                                                                                                         Lake Washington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  100th Ave NE


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     NE 112th Pl                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  NE 112th St
                                                                                                                                          Bell School



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 sign at any time during the recording.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       104th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    105th Ave NE


b8ycjf], pledging to reduce your driving
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    126th Ave NE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               112th Ave NE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           106th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                   252                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     NE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 127th Pl NE

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                NE 110t                                                                                                                  t

trips, visiting us at events this summer,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  101st Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       115th Ct NE

                                                                         Juanita                                                                                                        Boys &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 113th Ct NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          NE 109 th
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bill Vadino
                                                                                                                                                                                      Girls Club                                                                                                                                                                NE 109th St
                                                                                    236                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        8th Pl
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     108th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          126th Pl NE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              NE 10
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and becoming a “fan” of the project on
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Executive Director ......................... 6#

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Facebook to receive program updates and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ou                                                                                                            NE 106th Ln

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                                                                                                                                                                 Forbes          W                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   tes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              116th Ave NE

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              NE 106th Ln                                                                 NE 105th
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                                                                                                                          Crestwood                               Park                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       NE 105th Pl

to create a community dialogue about

                                                                                                                                                  18                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               NE 105th St

                                                                                                                             Park                    t


                                                                                                                                                                Av                                                                             20th Ave                                                                                                20th Ave                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                NE 104th St
                                                                                                                                                                                                             to ktc, bellevue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        NE 103rd Pl
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Judi Meek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           4th Pl

transportation [].
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2nd St

                                                                                                                                                                                                             to ktc, kirkland
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             1st St

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              NE 103rd Pl

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Operations & Member Services
                                                                                                                                       14                                                                     to ktc, seattle                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    NE 102nd Pl
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   117th Pl NE

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       127th Ave NE

                                                                                                                                                  Av                                                           t   h                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 NE 102nd Pl NE 103rd Pl                                                                                         NE 101st Pl                                                                                                         NE 101st Ln                   st

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            NE 10
     We are also still looking for business                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          01
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Manager............................................ 2#
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                                                                                                              Jr High                  14th Pl W
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          17th Ave
sponsors to donate weekly raffle prizes.                                                                                                                                                                                                                      17th Pl
Business sponsors are promoted to our
200+ participants and on our website             targeted at Juanita residents, anyone206.296.3455
                                                                                                                                 contact us at 206-296-3455 or inmo-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Peter Kirk
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mary Ousley
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Administrative Assistant ............. 3#
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ES                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Lake

and Facebook page.                               who lives, works or plays in Kirkland                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
     While the program is specifically           may participate. For more information,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Bev Anderson, Volunteer
   Looking for a Kirkland business? Visit the member directory at for a list of Kirkland Chamber members.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Ben Lindholm, Volunteer
December 2010                                                                                                                                                                 6
                                                                                                          Member News
     Teachers and staff members of the new Evergreen Academy Montessori
Preschool in Kirkland, Wash., will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, Jan. 7
at 1 p.m. to welcome the community to tour the facility and meet the new school’s
teachers and administration. The Mayor of Kirkland, Joan McBride, city officials
and representatives from the local chamber of commerce will be on hand to provide
     The preschool is located at 12233 116th Ave., NE and is approximately 10,671
square feet. The two-story facility can accommodate up to 150 children ages six
weeks to kindergarten. Evergreen Academy Montessori Preschool is part of Nobel
Learning Communities, Inc., a national network of more than 180 nonsectarian
private schools, including preschools, elementary schools and middle schools in 15
states across the country. The new Kirkland location is the organization’s seventh
school in Washington.
     “Nobel Learning Communities is excited to provide a new Evergreen Academy
location in Kirkland,” said Kelly Tyler, the preschool’s executive director. “We are        Participating in the recent downtown Kirkland Washington Federal’s grand reopening
pleased to offer a high quality curriculum and a caring environment where students          ribbon cutting are (from left to right) Victor Mizumori, Division Manager; Dennice
can grow and learn.”                                                                        Henshaw, Kirkland Branch Manager; and Roy Whitehead, President & CEO( all are with
     During the ribbon-cutting ceremony, students from a nearby Evergreen Acad-             Washington Federal.) Deputy Mayor Penny Sweet, and Chamber Board Member Mark
emy in Bothell will serve as emcees. The school’s kindergarten class will sing a song,      Shinstrom.                      Photo courtesy of Rob Butcher,
and older student ambassadors will conduct guided tours for guests. The celebration
                                                                                                 The University of Washington recently released an economic impact report
will also include balloons and refreshments. Members of the community are invited
                                                                                            which measured the economic, employment and government revenue impacts of
to attend the ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremonies.
                                                                                            operations and research at the Seattle, Tacoma and Bothell campuses. The report
                                                                                            shows that overall the University of Washington contributes over $9 billion to the
     Readers of the 425 Magazine voted several Kirkland Chamber members as
                                                                                            state’s economy.
“The Best of the 425-Eastside.” All results from the second annual vote are published
                                                                                                 Specifically, UW Bothell’s economic impact to the state’s economy is $191
in the July/August 2010 edition of the magazine and online at www.425magazine.
                                                                                            million, which includes a direct impact of $83 million and indirect impact of $108
com. The Chamber congratulates these member businesses:
                                                                                            million though expenditures, government revenues, the employment of faculty and
     · Best Wine Selection: Purple Café & Wine Bar (multiple locations)
                                                                                            staff and personal incomes of residents.
     . Best Neighborhood Bar: Hectors
                                                                                                 UW Bothell currently provides programs in Bothell, Bellevue, Everett and Mount
     · Best in Show – Hotels: The Woodmark Hotel
                                                                                            Vernon. Its student population comes from around the Puget Sound with 64% com-
     · Best Place to Get Married: The Woodmark Hotel
                                                                                            ing from King County and 30% from Snohomish County. Additionally, more than
     · Best Home Décor Store: Simplicity Décor
                                                                                            7,000 UW Bothell alumni live and work in King and Snohomish Counties.
     Five City of Kirkland employees joined Evergreen Hospital Medical Center
                                                                                                 The Eastside Month of Concern for the Hungry, “Share What You Can,”
staff, at the hospital’s invitation, in attending a four day disaster preparedness train-
                                                                                            campaign collected more than 60,000 pounds of food and $11,000 in cash donations
ing program held at the unique Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) in Annis-
                                                                                            during a month-long food drive. Neighborhood associations, community leaders,
ton, Alabama. All expenses for hospital and City staff were paid for with Homeland
                                                                                            faith organizations, local grocery stores, businesses, hospitals and schools organized
Security funding.
                                                                                            local efforts by hosting food drives and fundraising events in Bellevue, Kirkland,
     The CDP is the only federally-chartered Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)
                                                                                            Issaquah, Mercer Island, North Bend, Redmond, and Sammamish from September
training facility in the U.S. Its training is conducted for 10 response disciplines:
                                                                                            25 through October 23.
Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Service, Fire Service, Governmental
                                                                                                 The emphasis for the month-long drive was to “Share What You Can” and fill
Administrative, Hazardous Materials, Healthcare, Law Enforcement, Public Health,
                                                                                            food bank shelves with non-perishable food items before the holidays. Eastside
Public Safety Communications, and Public Works.
                                                                                            Month of Concern for the Hungry was a community-wide effort benefitting local
     This training-in-residence includes healthcare and Public Health related train-
                                                                                            area food banks, including Hopelink, Emergency Feeding Program, ARAS Foun-
ing at CDP’s Noble Training Facility, the nation’s only hospital facility dedicated to
                                                                                            dation, Issaquah Food Bank, Mercer Island Food Pantry, Mt. Si Food Bank, and
training hospital and healthcare professionals in disaster preparedness and response.
                                                                                            Renewal Food program.
     By training together, the City and Hospital strengthen their working relation-
                                                                                                 For more information about the Eastside Human Services Forum, and how you
ships. This was evidenced, following the training, when the City included Ever-
                                                                                            can get or give help this holiday season through Eastside Helps , please visit www.
green Hospital’s Emergency Preparedness Program Manager in the City’s monthly
Emergency Management Action Team (EMAT) meetings and the Hospital included
the City’s Emergency Preparedness Coordinator in certain planning projects at the
                                                                                                 You’re invited to an Open House on Wednesday, December 15th between 3-7pm
Hospital. These actions will improve both agencies’ abilities to respond quickly and
                                                                                            hosted by Rob Ahrendt of Edward Jones at 13131 NE 85th St; Ste #103 in Kirkland,
effectively to citizens during and following local disasters. Local citizens are more
                                                                                            WA 98033. Call (425) 881-0592 for further details.
protected as a result of the training and partnership.
  7                                                                                                                                                                                                  December 2010

                                                                                          Renewing Members
         75 Years                                                                   15 Years                           1-5 Years
                                      Woodmark Hotel,                                                                Aegis of Kirkland                  Aegis at Totem Lake                Chicago Title Insurance
Livengood, Fitzgerald                 Yacht Club & Spa                      Dave Asher                                                                                                            Company
& Alskog, PLLC                                                                                                    Corbella at Juanita Bay             Helga Simmons Interior
                                      Lodging, Banquet/Meeting Facilities   Individual Member                                                               Design, LLC                  Merrill Gardens at Kirkland
High quality legal representation     1200 Carillon Point                   13003 NE 98th Pl                     Rich & Nanette Bergdahl/
since 1935                                                                  Kirkland WA 98033                   Re/Max Northwest Kirkland             Courtyard by Marriott -             Prestige Home Mortgage
                                      Kirkland WA 98033                                                                                                       Kirkland
121 3rd Avenue                        425 822-3700                          Barb Avery @ REMAX                  Chameleon Technologies, Inc.                                                Lynly Callaway/Wind-
Kirkland WA 98083                                                           Real Estate Services                                                       Northwest Cellars, LLC                ermere - Yarrow Bay
James S. Fitzgerald                           20 Years                                                           Warehouse Demo Services
                                                                            6901 119th Avenue NE                                                       Emerson Apartments                Club Auto Kirkland (part of
425 822-9281                          Castleberry, Joe/Jann                 Kirkland WA 98033                     Highland Dental Center                                                       LeMay Museum)
                                      Individual Member                                                                                                    Ten20 Tower
         47 Years                                                           Barbara Avery                        Sustainability Foundation                                                Rairdon’s Dodge Chrysler
                                      P.O. Box 2848                                                                                                      United Studios of
Mac Towing                                                                  206 226-2879                           Dibble Engineers, Inc.                  Self Defense                        Jeep of Kirkland
                                      Belfair WA 98528
Automobile Towing                     Joe/Jann Castleberry                  Hallmark Realty Corp.
PO Box 584                            206 618-0564                          Real Estate Services
Kirkland WA 98083
Dan Wells                             Microsoft
                                      Computer Software
                                                                            101 Lake St S
                                                                            Kirkland WA 98033                                                       New Members
425 822-2800                                                                Douglas Davis
                                      1 Microsoft Way                       425 822-1241
         26 Years                                                                                            A Touch of Class                       Kirkland Views                       Partington Plastic Sur-
                                      Redmond WA 98052
                                                                            Houghton Shopping Center         Barber Shop                            Online Kirkland news, advertising,   geons
Carillon Properties                           19 Years                      Neighborhood shopping center     111 Lake Street South                  events & business directory          Cosmetic and reconstructive Plastic
Property Management
                                      Izumi Japanese Restaurant             - for leasing information call   Kirkland WA 98033                      P.O. Box 377                         Surgery
4100 Carillon Point
                                      Restaurants & Cafes                   425/881-7831                     Perri Delaney                          Kirkland WA 98083                    10220 NE Points Drive
Kirkland WA 98033
                                      12539 116th Avenue NE                 P.O. Box 461                     425 827-7111                           Rob Butcher                          Kirkland WA 98033
Barbara Leland
425 822-1700                          Kirkland WA 98034                     Redmond WA 98073                 Abundance Love, Corp.                  425 456-1111                         Dianne Lester
                                      Yukinori Watanabe                     Michael Nelson                   Professional care and loving support   Lake Washington Physical             425 883-2294
         25 Years                     425 821-1959                          425 881-7831                     for disable adults in elegant home.    Therapy                              SLM Consulting
Baymont Inn & Suites                           18 Years                               13 Years               12819 NE 94th Street                   Physical Therapy & Shoe Sales        Consulting Service for buying or
Worth Checking Into!                                                                                         Kirkland WA 98033                      209 Kirkland Avenue                  starting a restaurant
12223 NE 116th St                     Honda of Kirkland                     Critter Doctor
                                      Automobile Dealers                                                     Angela Semerjiants                     Kirkland WA 98033                    P.O. Box 257
Kirkland WA 98034                                                           Full Service Veterinarian
                                      12420 NE 85th Street                                                   425 822-3869                           Ben Wobker                           Kirkland WA 98083
Jane Harrison                                                               11828 Slater Avenue NE, Ste. 100
                                      Kirkland WA 98033                     Kirkland WA 98034                Aflac                                  425 629-3502                         Sabrina Matson
425 822-2300                                                                                                 Employee Benefits                                                           425 829-7127
                                      Larry Mallory                         Wendy Bernstein, D.V.M.                                                 Mid-Pacific Window and
Lake Washington                       425 827-9300                          425 823-6762                     10655 NE 4th Street, #212              Door                                 Soundmark
Technical College                                                                                            Bellevue WA 98004                      Supply and Install Multiple Manu-    Wealth Management, LLC
Education                                      17 Years                     Enterprise Installation Inc.
                                                                                                             Kim Moger                              facturers of Windows and Doors       Comprehensive wealth
11605 132nd Avenue NE                 Kirkland Performance Center           Office Furniture Installation/
                                                                                                             425 450-9811                           7829 115th Place NE                  management services
Kirkland WA 98034                     Amplify Your Experience!              Storage
                                                                            4459 S. 134th Pl                 Coast To Coast Driving School          Kirkland WA 98033                    11400 98th Avenue NE Ste. 301
Sharon McGavick                       350 Kirkland Avenue                                                                                           Stephen Sperry                       Kirkland WA 98033
                                                                            Tukwila WA 98168                 DOL Approved Driving School
425 739-8200                          Kirkland WA 98033                                                                                             888 307-1894                         John Buller
                                                                            Steve Snee                       12305 120th Avenue NE,
Waste Management -                    Daniel Mayer                                                                                                                                       425 820-1769
                                                                            206 244-7960                     Suite G                                New Fitness Lifestyle
Sno-King                              425 828-0422/Box Office:
                                                                                                             Kirkland WA 98034                      Private Personal Fitness Training    Star Energy Fuel Cells
Refuse Disposal & Recycling           893-9900                              Helen Fisher
                                                                                                             Sotiris Calagiu                        916 3rd Avenue A-201                 Home and Business Fuel Cells
13225 NE 126th Pl                              18 Years                     Individual Member
                                                                                                             425 821-2500                           Kirkland WA 98033                    335 Parkplace Center, Suite
Kirkland WA 98034                                                           10305 NE 64th St
                                      Coldwell Banker Bain                  Kirkland WA 98033                CoroWare                               Valerie Washington                   G110
Jeff McMahon                          Associates                                                             Solutions integrator with expertise    425 802-1694                         Kirkland WA 98033
425 825-0004                                                                425 822-9585
                                      Real Value in Real Estate Services                                     in HD videoconferencing                NewLife Interiors, Inc.              Shorty Mehrer
                                      8525 120th AVE NE #100                Puget Sound                                                                                                  425 224-2425
         24 Years                                                                                            1410 Market Street, Suite 200          Residential remodeling contractor
                                      Kirkland WA 98033                     Business Journal
Hersman Serles Almond,                                                                                       Kirkland WA 98033                      specializing in kitchens & baths.    UBS Financial Services Inc.
                                      Greg Butler                           Weekly Regional Business Journal
PLLC                                                                                                         Lloyd Spencer                          11623 NE 103rd Place                 Advise families and business own-
                                      425 246-8755                          801 2nd Avenue, Suite 210
Certified Public Accountants                                                                                 800 641-2676                           Kirkland WA 98033                    ers in achieving financial freedom.
                                                                            Seattle WA 98104
520 Kirkland Way #300                 Zing HQ                               Elizabeth Case                   Evergreen Academy                      John Tyksinski                       601 108th Ave. NE, Suite 2000
Kirkland WA 98033                     Print & Design, Direct Mail, Signs    206 876-5418                     Montessori                             425 822-8877                         Bellevue WA 98004
Cordell Almond                        & Banners, Logo’d Apparel &                                            Montessori School                      Poppinjays Cafe and                  Val Gurin
425 822-6557                          Promotional Products                            11 Years               12233 116th Avenue NE                  Catering                             425 990-2779
                                      7027 NE 134th St.                     Rod Graham                       Kirkland WA 98034                      Cafe and Catering
         22 Years
                                      Kirkland WA 98034                     Individual Member                Carrie Stull                           2240 Carillon Point
McDonald Insurance                    Jeff Hoerth                           PO Box 892                       425 919-3282
Group, Inc.                                                                                                                                         Kirkland WA 98003
                                      206 353-1254                          Kirkland WA 98083                Jerry Stimmel, Attorney                John Popp
Insurance Services
                                              16 Years                      Solomon Planning Group           Criminal Defense Law and Litigation    425 822-4444
P.O. Box 3089
                                      Kirkland Rotary Club                  Passionately delivering order,   4443 109th Place NE                    Northwest Academy/North-
Kirkland WA 98083
                                      Service Organization                  challenging common ideas,        Kirkland WA 98033                      west Educational Services
Frank McAllister
                                      P.O. Box 553                          securing futures                 Jerry Stimmel                          K-12 in home fully accredited
425 827-7400
                                      Kirkland WA 98083                     4030 Lake Washington Blvd. #208 425 827-8105                            private designer education and
         21 Years                                                           Kirkland WA 98033                                                       tutoring services
                                      Jim Feek                                                               Key Bank
Columbia Athletic Club at             425 828-1400                          John James, CFP                  Bank, personal, business, invest-      17913 145th Place NE
Juanita Bay                                                                 425 889-7487                     ment, mortgages, loans and lines       Woodinville WA 98072
Full Service Athletic Club with all   Cascadia Community
                                      College                                       6-9 Years                327 Parkplace Center                   Melodee Loshbaugh
the Amenities                                                                   Gary T. Irvin CPA, PLLC      Kirkland WA 98033                      425 483-1353
11450 98th Avenue NE                  Education
                                      18345 Campus Way NE                         Hector’s Restaurant        Beinna Vartanian
Kirkland WA 98033                                                                                            425 889-9823
Mark Peterson                         Bothell WA 98011                            Langton Spieth LLC
425 821-0882                          Linda Hendrickson                                Lynn’s Bistro
                                      425 352-8609
                                                                             Kelly’s Auto Sales & Service
                      Join now and make 2011 a great year!
                                  MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION                                                                We’re the voice of business in
Company Name __________________________________________________________                                                Kirkland. Join with hundreds of
(Exactly as you want to be listed -alphabetically- in the Membership Directory and on our Web site.)                   other businesses in helping to
                                                                                                                       make Kirkland a better place to
Mailing Address __________________________________________________________
                                                                                                                             live, work, and play!
City _______________________________ State _______ Zip Code _________________
Address to be Published (if different from mailing) ___________________________________                                Make Chamber membership a
City _______________________________ State _______ Zip Code _________________                                           part of your 2010 marketing
Contact _________________________ Mr/Ms (circle) Position ____________________                                            and philanthropic plans.
Alt. Contact ______________________ Mr/Ms (circle) Position ____________________
                                                                                                                             Learn more at
Phone# (           ) ______________Fax# (                  ) _____________ 800# ________________
Web site _________________________ e-mail __________________________________                                               or call the office at
Category (select from list) # _________ , ______________________________________                                            (425) 822-7066.
Business Description_______________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________                                              You can mail this application with
(1 line - 8 words or less -OR- add $25 for over 8, up to 25 words TOTAL.)
                                                                                                                            payment to Kirkland
                                                                                                                          Chamber of Commerce,
Number of Employees: Full time ___________________ Part time ______________                                                401 Parkplace, Suite 102,
(Inclusive of owners/managers) (2 PT=1 FT)                                                                                   Kirkland, WA 98033
Is your Business Home-based? Yes____ No____
                                                                                                                            Other benefits include:
Number of years your company has been in business:______
                                                                                                                       •	 A listing on the Chamber website
Reason(s) for joining the Chamber: ___________________________________________                                            with a link to their own websites or
                                                                                                                          e-mail addresses
                                                                                                                       •	 Mention in the monthly newsletter
Signature ______________________________________ Date _________________                                                   and a plaque that shows customers
                                                                                                                          they help support the community.
Annual Dues                                 $ ______                                                                   •	 Introduction at the Chamber mem-
                                                                                                                          bership luncheon and other events
Processing Fee                                $ 30.00*
                                                                                                                       •	 An invitation to a new member
Total Amount Due                            $ ______                                                                      orientation luncheon where they’ll
*One time fee covering administrative costs.                                                                              learn how to make the most of their
Payment by: cash____              check____          VISA_____       MC_____         AMEX_____                            membership.
                                                                                                                       •	 Three terrific networking opportuni-
Credit Card info                                                                                                          ties each month at different times
Signature ______________________________________ Date _________________                                                   and locations (And unlike at other
                                                                                                                          business groups, you are not fined for
Credit Card# ___________________________________ exp. _________________                                                   missing a function.)
                                                                                                                       •	 A chance to participate in the Cham-
Chamber Use Only:                Zone Code_________           Recruit Code_______
                                                                                                                          ber health insurance plan.
Membership in the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce may be TAX DEDUCTIBLE as an ordinary and neces-
sary business expense. Dues paid to the Chamber are not a charitable tax deduction for federal income tax purposes.
The Chamber is not a charity, but serves as an advocacy organization for area businesses.

                 2010-11 annual dues by # of employees
                                                                                                                                   401 Parkplace, Suite 102
 Associate*        call         16-20         $546         61-70     $1237
                                                                                                                                     Kirkland, WA 98033
 1-3              $302          21-30         $668         71-80     $1379                                                           Phone: 425.822.7066
 4-6              $355          31-40         $806         81-90     $1565                                                            Fax: 425.827.4878
 7-10             $387          41-50         $962         91-100    $1721                                              
 11-15            $467          51-60        $1075         100+      negotiable                                         
  * Individual, non-business, or non-profit organization

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