Mar 15, 2017
SRG Partnership promoted Jennifer Youngblood, Emily Dawson, Josh Orona and Mark Kogut to senior associate. It promoted Stan Barter, Katie Hunt, Jenna McPherson, Nicole Allen, Samantha Surath, Marshall Turner, Robert Lochner and Louis Foster to associate. Youngblood is in the interiors group in Seattle. She is working on Westpointe Career and Technical Education Center at Salt Lake Community College. Dawson is in the Portland office. She designed the first Cross Laminated Timber structure built in Oregon at the Oregon Zoo. Orona is in the Portland interiors group. He worked on Marcus Mariota Sports Performance Center at the University of Oregon. Kogut is in the Portland office, and on the team for Multnomah County Central Courthouse. Barter works in Portland and oversaw construction administration of the Center for Radiochemistry Research at Oregon Health and Science University. Hunt is in Seattle and working on the Student Recreation Center at South Seattle College. McPherson is in the Portland interiors group. She is involved in SRG's emerging professionals group, diversity initiative and mentorship group. Allen joined the marketing team in 2012 and works in Portland. Surath, in the Seattle office, is working on WSU North Puget Sound at Everett. Turner was hired in 2015 and is on the Seattle marketing team. Lochner works in Portland, on projects that include Glenwood CLT Parking Garage in Springfield, Oregon. Foster works in Portland, on projects that include Portland State University's School of Business Administration.
Dr. Brian Gilfeather has been hired to join Western State Hospital's psychiatric team. He will lead the East Campus and Habilitative Mental Health. Gilfeather led a combat stress team in Kuwait, and also worked as a flight surgeon at Kennedy Space Center and as head pathologist at Groton Naval Hospital in Connecticut.
Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce named Mindi Linquist vice president of external relations, leading policy and government relations activities. She has a 20-year career of public service, and was campaign manager and state director for U.S. Senator Patty Murray. She also worked for the Port of Kalama.
Seattle-based Magnusson Klemencic Associates hired Kevin Carroll as Building Information Model manager and Sarah Moline as communications and marketing manager. Carroll leads the BIM department and has 28 years of experience as an AEC professional. He is an architect, and has taught Revit and 3D modeling at Pierce College. Moline leads the marketing department. She has 15 years of marketing, communications and management experience, most recently with Crane Aerospace & Electronics. She works with MKA's leaders on strategic communication and marketing. MKA provides structural and civil engineering.
In Seattle, Sazan Environmental Services hired Joel Davis as managing principal. Davis has 20 years of experience leading value studies, constructability reviews, cost estimating, commissioning and condition assessments, and has managed on-call contracts for Sound Transit and other agencies. Sazan provides commissioning, value engineering, building performance optimization, energy audits, and HVAC Test-Adjust-Balance and construction services.
In Tacoma, BCRA hired Nicky Poole as an associate in interior design. Poole has over 10 years of experience on office and retail projects for corporations. She is working on retail, community and multifamily projects. She was with IA Interior Architects and Group Mackenzie Architects. BCRA provides architecture, interior spaces, civil engineering, structural engineering, land use planning and landscape architecture.
Mar 14, 2017
The Seattle-based online bill paying service doxo hired Jim Kreyenhagen as vice president of marketing and consumer services, and Jon Helin as director of business operations. Kreyenhagen was chief revenue officer at InfoSpace and also worked at AllRecipes International. Helin was director of global support operations at Avalara, and also worked at Carbonite, HubSpot and MCI/Cable & Wireless.
Hyatt Regency Lake Washington, a 347-room waterfront hotel opening this summer at Seattle's Southport, named Rusty Middleton general manager. He was general manager at Hyatt Hotels' Andaz Wall Street and Andaz San Diego. Jeff Ouradnik is director of sales and marketing. He was at Hyatt Regency Mission Bay and Spa-San Diego. Jennifer Grosclaude is director of events. She was at Hyatt Regency Calgary. Vincent Savignano is executive chef. Seattle is Savignano's fifth city as a Hyatt chef.
Susan McCants joined Osborne Construction Co. as project executive. McCants previously led GC/CM projects over $100 million at Turner Construction, including the Capitol Hill light-rail station for Sound Transit. She won Project Manager of the Year at the AGC of Washington 2016 Build Washington Awards. Osborne is based in Kirkland and has two offices in Alaska.
Kelso-based S&R Sheet Metal hired Terry Williams as business development director. The company cuts metals with a laser to make parts for industrial, commercial and manufacturing projects.