Spokane Journal of Business

Special Report


ATC Manufacturing prepares for growth in Post Falls

Since ATC Manufacturing moved to its facility at 1224 N. Lean, in Post Falls, roughly three years ago, the employee count has nearly doubled, says owner and founder Dan Jorgenson. ...


KPFF Consulting Engineers opens office in Spokane

Seattle-based KPFF Consulting Engineers has put down roots in downtown Spokane and has plans to embed itself more permanently in the growing Spokane market. ...


AIA promotes architects as advocates

When most of us think of architects, we probably think of building designers and creative types, rather than leaders in promoting beneficial social and environmental change. ...


Marimn Health Youth Recreation Center takes shape

NAC Architecture, of Spokane, is designing the $15.8 million Marimn Youth Recreations Center, which is to be built on tribal reservation land off of U.S. 95, near Worley, Idaho. Marimn Health, the health care organization of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe...


Spokane housing markets begins counterintuitive trend

Despite being a strong sellers’ market, Spokane-area sales of single-family homes experienced a double-digit decrease percentagewise in March, according to the market snapshot released by the Spokane Association of Realtors. ...


New Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center raises curtain

Gonzaga University will introduce The Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center to Spokane tonight, Thursday, April 25. After nearly two years of construction, “A New Season: A Celebration of Artistry, Place, and Potential” ...


Ginno Construction sees continued growth

Executives with Ginno Construction Co. say their company has seen enough growth in recent years that it’s now considered to be the largest building contractor in Coeur d’Alene. ...


Trust in Downtown: Washington Trust’s vision for its headquarters

While Washington Trust Bank has yet to release its first quarter financial results, the bank has made some big investments recently that will support its growth in 2019, says longtime President and Chief Operating Officer Jack Heath. ...


PayTrace puts its focus on business merchants

PayTrace Inc., a company specializing in payment processing software for businesses, processed 52 million transactions involving a total amount of over $31 billion in 2018. “What our software does is help reduce those higher processing rates ...


Student loan debt is substantial in Spokane, Coeur d’Alene

Roughly 40% of student loan borrowers are expected to default on their loans by 2023, according to an analysis by The Brookings Institution, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit public policy organization. In Spokane County, 18% of the population has...

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