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Tom Norwalk ’75—Visit Seattle
Summer 2014

Tom Norwalk, president and CEO of Visit Seattle, talks about tourism in Seattle and the state of Washington.


Categories: Business, Alumni
Tags: Tourism, Seattle


Bounty on the bluff
Fall 2005
The small farming community of Green Bluff lies nestled in the foothills of Mt. Spokane. Its bucolic setting belies the fact that it's just 15 miles north of Spokane. Take a meandering drive around "the Bluff," and you'll pass by dozens of family ...
Categories: Agriculture
Tags: Farmers, Tourism


Gig Harbor: Laureen Lund markets the town she loves
Summer 2005
Laureen Lund ('82 Comm.) recently celebrated her fifth anniversary as the person who sells Gig Harbor to the world. She seems to do her job well. At least, that's why I'm sitting in her office in Gig Harbor's city building in mid-August."The best ...
Categories: Alumni, Geography
Tags: Tourism, Marketing


Friendly People
Winter 2002
William Hewitt built his dream on Blake Island. Hewitt is gone, but his dream lives on in Native tradition and the rich aroma of roasting salmon.
Categories: Business, Cultural studies
Tags: Tourism, Dance, Native Americans