Membership Directory

Washington Academy of Languages
Address:2 Nickerson St Suite 201
Seattle, WA 98109
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Dr. Sherry SchneiderDirect Tel:206-682-4463
Title:Director, Student ServicesDirect Fax:206-224-7927
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Since 1979, Washington Academy of Languages (WAL) has been delivering excellence in language, culture and teacher education programs to adults around the world. Our English programs serve students, travelers and businesspeople intent on rapidly improving their English. WAL partners with Seattle Pacific University to offer university credit world language courses. Classes in more than 12 languages are taught by faculty knowledgeable in modern language pedagogy and known for results-oriented curriculum. WAL partners with Seattle Pacific University and Pacific Lutheran University to offer on-campus and online certificate and endorsement programs in Teaching English to speakers of other languages, Bilingual Education and summer institutes for world language teachers.
Washington Biotechnology & Biomedical Association (WBBA)
Address:2324 Eastlake Ave. E., Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98102
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Mr. Chris RiveraDirect Tel:206-732-6702
Title:PresidentDirect Fax:206-732-6701
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Nonprofit association for Washington state’s life science sector and the service providers who support them.
Washington Direct Export Council
, WA 
Contact:Ms. Rosemary Brester
Title:Hobart Machined Products, Inc.
Washington Economic Development Commission
Address:Evergreen Plaza Building, 711 Capitol Way, Suite 607
Olympia, WA 98504
Contact:Mr. Egils MilbergsDirect Tel:360-586-5661
Title:Executive DirectorDirect Fax:360-586-5658
Direct Email:[email protected]
Washington Global Health Alliance
Address:1900 9th Ave., 10th Floor
Seattle, WA 98108
Contact:Ms. Lisa CohenDirect Tel:206-302-4559
Title:Executive Director
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:The Washington Global Health Alliance (WGHA) exists to support and advocate for Washington state’s global health community as a nexus for research, education, training, commercialization and delivery on the world stage.
Washington Israel Business Council
Address:140 Lakeside Ave, Suite 220
Seattle, WA 98122
Email:[email protected]
Contact: Eyal LevyDirect Tel:206-219-3770
Title:Chairman of the Board
Direct Email:[email protected]
Washington State Convention Center
Address:800 Convention Place
Seattle, WA 98101-2350
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Mr. Michael McQuadeDirect Tel:206-694-5105
Title:Director, Sales & MarketingDirect Fax:206-694-5398
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:The convention center is located in the heart of downtown Seattle and includes a citywide concierge center.
Washington State Department of Commerce
Address:2001 6th Ave, Ste 2600
Seattle, WA 98121-2522
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Mr. Mark CalhoonDirect Tel:(206) 256-6137
Title:Senior Managing Director – Int’l Trade ProgramDirect Fax:(206) 256-6158
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:The International Trade Division assists Washington state businesses in profitably accessing the global marketplace by providing training and assistance, building international trade relationships, and advocating the importance of international trade to Washington’s economy. State representatives in Europe, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, China and Mexico assist Washington state companies with market entry and business expansion and develop important business and government contacts. We provide most of our services to Washington companies at no charge.
Washington State University – West
Address:520 Pike Street, Suite 1101
Seattle, WA 98101
Contact:Ms. Marcia GarrettDirect Tel:206-448-1330
Title:Director of Regional RelationsDirect Fax:448-1334
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:WSU West is the Seattle-based external relations / advancement office of Washington State University, the state’s land grant research institution serving over 26,000 students on three campuses statewide.
Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA)
Address:2200 Alaskan Way, Suite 390
Seattle, WA 98121
Contact:Ms. Susan Sigl
Title:President & CEO
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Founded in 1984, the Washington Technology Industry Association is the oldest and largest state-wide technology trade association. The Washington Technology Industry Association represents more than 1,300 member companies and their 100,000 employees.
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Address:999 3rd Avenue, 12th Floor, MAC-P6540-126
Seattle, WA 98104
Contact:Mr. Gregory DalzellDirect Tel:800-985-8427
Title:Senior Vice President, Corporate Foreign Exchange
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Wells Fargo & Company is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.2 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, consumer and commercial finance.
Address:1929 3rd Ave, Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98101
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Mr. Rick MyersDirect Tel:206.267.4111
Title:PresidentDirect Fax:206.267.4200
Description:Welocalize provides multilingual software localization and document translation services to assist clients in globalizing products and reaching world wide audiences.
Western Union Business Services
Address:4800 Meadows Road
Portland, OR 97035
Contact:Mr. David EdelenDirect Tel:503-534-3601
Title:Regional Manager – Pacific Northwest, Corporate Foreign ExchangeDirect Fax:503-534-3535
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Western Union Business Solutions is the world’s largest non-bank provider of foreign exchange services and payment solutions. Protect your business profits from volatile foreign exchange rates by utilizing our expertise and award winning payment platform. Receive optimal foreign exchange pricing and personalized service. Each customer enjoys their own dedicated Trader to assist in mitigating risks and making international payments.
Williams Kastner
Address:601 Union St., Ste 4100
Seattle, WA 98101-2380
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Ms. Margaret FoleyDirect Tel:206-628-6787
Title:Marketing & Business Development DirectorDirect Fax:206-628-6611
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Williams Kastner has been serving clients in the Pacific Northwest since 1929. With more than 90 attorneys in three offices located throughout Washington and Oregon as well as affiliated offices in Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong, the firm offers a full range of legal services to local and international clients.
Workforce Development Council, Seattle-King County
Address:2003 Western Avenue, Suite 250
Seattle, WA 98121
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Ms. Marlena SessionsDirect Tel:206-448-0474
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) is a nonprofit workforce “think tank” and grant-making organization whose mission is to support a strong economy and ensure the ability of each person to achieve self-sufficiency.
World Affairs Council
Address:2200 Alaskan Way, Suite 450
Seattle, WA 98121
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Mr. Ian MoncasterDirect Tel:206-441-5910
Title:President & CEODirect Fax:441-5908
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Since 1951, the World Affairs Council of Seattle has been dedicated to creating opportunities for people in the Greater Seattle region to become more engaged in building a global community. Each of the Council’s programs advances a deeper understanding of world events and cultures for community members of all ages and backgrounds. The Council provides activities that enrich Seattle’s civic and cultural conversation with global perspectives. As a non-partisan, non-profit hub for all things international in Greater Seattle, the Council provides professional and social connections for people who share a passion for world affairs.
World Key Services, LLC
Address:909 S. 336TH STREET, #B101
Federal Way, WA 98003
Contact:Mr. Robert MullinsDirect Tel:253-815-6500
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:World Key Services is a new service offering from Brass Key Inc. providing customers with a proven end-to-end solution for product manufacturers who want a faster, efficient, safer and high quality solution for off-shore manufacturing in Asia. We serve small to lower mid-tier market companies with sales less than $10M by helping them bring their ideas to market with the lowest total cost of ownership. In addition, we serve companies already doing product manufacturing in Asia, who want an alternative experience, by providing them with a holistic, one-stop interface to production.
World Trade Center Seattle
Address:2200 Alaskan Way, Ste 410
Seattle, WA 98121-1684
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Ms. Katy WillisDirect Tel:206.965.4588
Title:DirectorDirect Fax:206.770.7923
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:The mission of the WTCSE is to act as a physical catalyst in promoting Seattle as the regional center for international trade. WTCSE provides a world class facility on Seattle’s waterfront for the co-location of key international trade organizations in the region as well as many amenities of a conference center.
World Trade Center Tacoma
Address:950 Pacific Avenue, Ste 310
Tacoma, WA 98402
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Mr. Anthony HemstadDirect Tel:253-396-1022
Title:Executive DirectorDirect Fax:253-396-1033
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:WTC Tacoma is a member of the World Trade Center Association, whose purpose is to: 1) encourage the expansion of world trade; 2) promote international business relationships and understanding among nations; 3) foster the increased participation in world trade by developing nations; 4) create and encourage mutual assistance and cooperation among members; and 5) promote and further the concept of the World Trade Center. As a trade association for exporters, importer and service providers, and supported by the private and public sectors via memberships, sponsorships and contracts, world trade center tacoma offers a variety of programs to stimulate international trade.
World Trade Club
Address:2001 Sixth Avenue, Suite 2600
Seattle, WA 98121
Email:[email protected]
Contact:Ms. Emily FlynnDirect Tel:206-283-9400
Title:Executive AdministratorDirect Fax:206-283-9444
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:The World Trade Club provides a forum for the business community to acquire practical skills in international marketing, finance and import/ procedures; to receive briefings on international trade issues; to expand the understanding of business practices of U.S. trading partners; and to develop long-term strategic contacts to advance international business. World Trade Club meetings provide an excellent opportunity to learn while networking with others in the trade community and has monthly luncheon meetings in a downtown Seattle or Eastside location. The meetings feature noted experts who make presentations on international trade topics.
Wright Runstad & Company
Address:1201 Third Avenue, Suite 2700
Seattle, WA 98101-3274
Contact:Mr. Gregory JohnsonDirect Tel:206-447-9000
Title:PresidentDirect Fax:206-223-8791
Direct Email:[email protected]
Description:Wright Runstad & Company is one of the region’s premier real estate development and operating companies, develivering outstanding property performance and superior investment returns for over 35 years.