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The Roundtable works to effect positive change on public policy issues that are most important to supporting state economic vitality and fostering opportunity for all Washingtonians. That work includes sharing news and analyzing policy developments affecting our state.

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Around the Table: Alaska Airlines/NHL Seattle, Windermere, Starbucks, Microsoft, Kaiser Permanente

January 20th, 2020

We are excited to share some recent news and information from our members to kick off 2020! Alaska Airlines partners with NHL Seattle Excitement continues to build for the NHL’s entry into the Seattle market. Alaska Airlines announced a new partnership with NHL Seattle, serving as the official airline and founding partner of the hockey team. As part of the partnership, Seattle Center’s… Read more

Around the Table: Rowley Properties, Puget Sound Energy, Boeing

December 20th, 2019

Happy to share recent news from some of our member companies! Rowley Properties, Inc. receives 2019 Family Business Award Congratulations to Skip Rowley and Rowley Properties, Inc. on receiving a “2019 Family Business Award” fromSeattle Business Magazine. As noted in the magazine’s December issue, “Rowley Properties Inc. is a family-run property management and development firm that defines its mission as helping ‘businesses succeed,… Read more

Welcome New Members!

December 18th, 2019

We are excited to announce the addition of six members to the Washington Roundtable board. Collectively they bring decades of experience across multiple industries that are fundamental to Washington’s economy. We look forward to their engagement! A warm welcome to: Sue Anderson, Vice President of Operations, Washington, Century Link Stan A. Deal, Executive Vice President, The Boeing Company, President and Chief Executive Officer,… Read more

Our 2020 Policy Agenda

November 25th, 2019

As we set our sights for the new year, we are happy to share our 2020 Policy Agenda, urging lawmakers to: Deliver a supplemental budget that is sustainable, maintains healthy reserves, limits spending growth, and is supported by tax policy that is predictable and supports economic growth for all. Protect 2015 Connecting Washington investments dedicated to asset preservation and maintenance and improvements in… Read more


Washington Roundtable @waroundtable17 hours agoRT @SeattleFdn: Today, we are proud to announce the first round of grants provided from the COVID-19 Response Fund. To view the full list o…
Washington Roundtable @waroundtable18 hours agoIndividuals & businesses are responding to #COVID19 by "ramping up manufacturing of lifesaving ventilators; sewing medical masks and gowns at home or in shops idled by the virus; putting distilleries to work making hand sanitizer; 3D printing face guards." https://t.co/4Cd2ccJAN3
Washington Roundtable @waroundtable18 hours agoRT @everettclinic: Thank you frontline providers for your unwavering commitment to keeping us healthy. #NationalDoctorsDay https://t.co/JL2…
Washington Roundtable @waroundtable18 hours agoRT @VirginiaMason: Thank you so much! Our caregivers appreciate the wonderful support from our community. 🥰 https://t.co/bNgprrVjoU
Washington Roundtable @waroundtable18 hours agoRT @WApermanente: Today, on #NationalDoctorsDay , we celebrate the dedication, courage, commitment, and selflessness of our physicians, car…