Wang has been with the firm since 2000 and specializes in urban housing development, including student and affordable housing. She has designed many of the firm's innovative projects, including the award-winning Denny Park and Borealis Apartments.
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Gretchen Asher brings 18 years of consulting experience to PeopleFirm. Her industry experience includes utilities, telecommunications, consumer products, entertainment & health care. Prior to PeopleFirm, Asher managed her own consulting practice.
Sarah Singer brings a wealth of experience to PeopleFirm and has contributed to the success of public and private sectors alike. Singer holds advanced degrees in both Public and Business Administration.
Figone has extensive experience with notable U.S. hospitality brands, and will take the lead on elevating current property marketing efforts, as well as assisting with the expansion of Coast Hotels & Resorts’ presence along the West Coast.
Larson has more than 25 years of experience working with notable hotel brands throughout North America, and will play a pivotal role in developing sales and pricing strategies, and establishing revenue goals and forecasts for Coast Hotels & Resorts.
Mel Wheaton has joined Perkins Coie as Of Counsel in Seattle in the Business practice.
Acquity Group, a leading global Brand eCommerce and digital marketing company, has appointed Jeff Newell as Portfolio Director in the Seattle office.
Previously, Mr. Newell was the Client Development Director at Hornall Anderson Design Works.
EHS Design has recently hired interior designer Brett Dearing. Brett brings 17 years experience and broad portfolio in retail, education, hospitality, library, and corporate sectors. Brett earned a BA in Interior Design from Montana State University.
Tracy Sudman was promoted to vice president, human resources; she has been with Leisure Care for 8 years. She provides HR advisory oversight, collaborating with executives and with employees of Leisure Care communities in the U.S. and Canada.
Rachel Bianchi has joined APCO Worldwide as a senior associate, in Seattle. Prior to joining APCO, Bianchi was a partner in Bianchi/Hatley, LLC, a Seattle-based lobbying and public affairs firm.