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Frederickson, the manufacturing boom town

A manufacturing boom town in the heart of Pierce County Things are booming in Pierce County’s Frederickson Industrial Center, one of the largest industrial development sites in the Puget Sound area.…
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Board of directors meeting, 9-2018

Board of Directors Meeting Agenda 9-2018 12:00 noon – 1:30 p.m., Friday, September 28, 2018 Location: Gordon Thomas Honeywell, Tacoma WA, 1201 Pacific Avenue, Suite 2100, Tacoma, WA 98402 September…
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JBLM pumps $9b into South Sound economy

Joint Base Lewis-McChord is comprised of more than 52,000 active-duty military and Department of Defense civilians. Add in 45,000 military dependents and 32,000 retirees, and the population serviced at JBLM is…
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Emily’s Chocolates takes international stage

AMES International making sweet, global splash Consumers in Southeast Asia are looking to satisfy a sweet (and salty) tooth. A deal between AMES Internationaland Tmall will make that easier. Fife-based AMES is the…
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Pierce County Gets 12 Opportunity Zones

Twelve Opportunity Zones Encourage Investment and Equity in Pierce County April 20, 2018 – Tacoma, WA The Washington State Department of Commerce announced Governor Jay Inslee’s approval today of 139…
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Working together to land Boeing’s next plane

Choose Washington effort launched to win Boeing 797 Washington State is making its case to land the design, production and assembly of the next great Boeing airplane. On December 20, Governor Jay Inslee launched the Choose…
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