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WBA Member, Fortiphi-HR, Awards 2018 Women In Business Scholarship

Fortiphi-HR Awards Women In Business Scholarship Winner 2018 Mount Vernon, WA. Fortiphi-HR, a brokerage firm that specializes in Employee Benefits, Insurance Services and Human Resources Management with offices in Mount Vernon and Blaine, Washington, announced the name of the 2018 recipient of the annual Women in Business Scholarship . This years’ Scholarship award goes to […]

Peoples Bank Appoints Peter Cutbill as Chief Credit Officer

Peoples Bank Appoints Peter Cutbill as Chief Credit Officer 30-year banking veteran succeeds Terry Daughters on the executive team. Bellingham, WA – February 26, 2018 – Peoples Bank, a locally owned and operated, independent full-service community bank with over $1.6 billion in assets, announced the appointment of Peter Cutbill as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer. Peter […]

Intalco Works announces that Ron Jorgensen has been named Plant Manager

From WBA Silver member Alcoa Intalco FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ferndale (February 22, 2018) – Intalco Works announces that Ron Jorgensen has been named Plant Manager at Alcoa’s smelter in Ferndale, Washington. Jorgensen comes to Intalco from Alcoa’s Portland Smelter in Portland, Australia where he managed the Potrooms and Casthouse. Jorgensen has been with Alcoa for […]

Washington Federal Responds to Tax Reform with Accelerated Investments in Employees, Technology and Community Development

Press release published Dec. 20th 2017 SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – Washington Federal, Inc. (NASDAQ: WAFD) today announced with the signing of tax reform legislation, the Bank will accelerate strategic investments in its employees, client service capabilities and community development funding. Specifically, effective when the bill becomes law all Washington Federal employees in good standing and earning […]

WBA Presidents Club Member Invites you to MEET THE CANDIDATES!

WBA Welcomes its Newest Members!

On behalf of the Board of Directors and staff of the Whatcom Business Alliance (WBA), thank you for joining our growing business leadership network. We are committed to improving Whatcom County’s business climate and quality of life by facilitating business success, community prosperity and advocating on behalf of local business. All of us at Whatcom […]

Peoples Bank Announces Changes to Senior Leadership Team

Bellingham, WA – September 19, 2017 – Peoples Bank, a locally owned and operated, independent full-service community bank with over $1.6 billion in assets, today announced personnel changes to the company’s executive team and senior leadership. Michelle Barrett was promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Retail Banking Officer. Barrett will lead the strategic direction and administration of […]

Buffini & Company’s Peak Producers® training program for real-estate professionals & affiliates begins Oct. 9

  Bellingham, WA, September 5, 2017 – Buffini & Company’s revolutionary new training program for real-estate professionals and affiliates, Peak Producers, will be presented in Bellingham with classes beginning Oct. 9. Developed by industry expert Brian Buffini and top producer Joe Niego, this 12-week course is specifically designed to help real estate professionals and affiliates […]

Alcoa-Intalco Plant Manager, Barry Hullett Retires

Agnello Borim, Vice President of Operations Americas- Aluminum announces:  Barry Hullett, Plant Manager – Intalco Operations, will be retiring.   Barry started with Alcoa in 2002 as Production Manager at the Rockdale Smelter in Rockdale, Texas.  From there he moved to the Production Manager role at Intalco in 2004 and has been the Plant Manager at Intalco since […]

All American Marine to build largest lithium-ion vessel in U.S.

WBA member and local boat builder, All American Marine is seeing much growth this year.  After moving into a 54,000 sq foot new location on the Bellingham waterfront, they’ve been designing, constructing and delivering on numerous multi-million dollar contracts. Read more about the new hybrid vessel, here. CEO of All American Marine, Matt Mullett will […]

January 2018 issue out now!

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