Gov. Jay Inslee today named Michael Fong to serve as director of the Washington State Department of Commerce.
It started, as many such events do, with a lineup of officials speaking to the audience.
Seattle Attorney Madhu Singh has been named the U.S. Small Business Administration 2014 Washington Women-Owned Business Champion. Singh is principal of MK Singh Law Office — now Foundry Law Group. She was honored at a celebration recognizing SBA award winners on May 8 at the Museum of Flight.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest working capital federal loans to small businesses economically impacted by the Hudson Building fire in Seattle’s International District. The SBA declared the fire a disaster following an April 1 request from Gov. Jay Inslee.
Samuel Cha joined the Regal Financial Bank as a Senior Vice President and Small Business Administration (SBA) Business Development Officer on Tuesday, Sept. 25. Regal Financial Bank is a locally-owned community bank headquartered in downtown Seattle, specializing in working with businesses.
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) named Albert Shen as its 2012 Minority Champion of the Year.
Asian Americans started Washington state’s first bank in the 1960s. There are currently close to 10 Asian banks including local, national, and international offices. The Black community still does not have its own bank, and the Latino community founded its Plaza Bank in 2006.