Family Business Awards 2013
Seattle Business magazine honored the impact and legacy of Washington state’s top family-run companies at the 2013 Washington Family Business Awards on November 19 at Bell Harbor International Conference Center. Thirteen firms from around the state were honored for outstanding achievements in family business. The event received the generous support of presenting sponsor Cascadia Capital and signature sponsors Bader Martin, Chase Commercial Banking and Perkins Coie LLP.
Keynote speaker Jamey Power, former senior vice president of J.D. Power and Associates, told the story of his own family business and treated guests to a copy of his book, Power: How J.D. Power III Became the Auto Industry’s Adviser, Confessor, and Eyewitness to History.
Legacy Award: Wilcox Family Farms
Succession Award: Windermere Real Estate
Transformation Award: Dennis Company
Growth Award: North Coast Electric
Gold Winner: Uwajimaya
Silver Winner: Ostrom Mushroom Farms
Silver Winner: Village Concepts
Gold Winner: B.E. Meyers & Co.
Silver Winner: Goodfellow Bros. Inc.
Silver Winner: Peninsula Truck Lines
Gold Winner: Evergreen Beauty College
Silver Winner: Threshold Group
Silver Winner: Canopy Tours Northwest