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For almost a century, Virginia Mason has been providing world-renowned health care to individuals and families in the Puget Sound region and beyond. Through our team approach, Virginia Mason provides comprehensive care – ranging from primary care to complex specialty and surgical services that put the needs of patients first. We are committed to providing each individual with a remarkable patient experience — including seamless and exceptional care from our team of 500 highly skilled and compassionate physicians. Virginia Mason is a non-profit regional healthcare system that includes hospitals in Seattle and Yakima, a network of clinics throughout Western and Central Washington, the internationally recognized Benaroya Research Institute, and the Bailey-Boushay House. 


 

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA), is the official destination marketing organization for South Seattle. The organization is responsible for competitively marketing the area as an ideal travel destination for leisure and business travelers who wish to explore Western Washington and an idyllic place for meeting and event planners to hold their events. Seattle Southside RTA represents 60 hotels and nearly 8,000 hotel rooms, more than 100 full-service restaurants and more than 5 million square feet of shopping. These attributes combine to make this region the perfect home base for leisure travelers, business travelers, and meeting and event attendees to experience Seattle and the Pacific Northwest.

 



 

 

In the Credit Union tradition, BECU has developed fair and ethical guiding principles designed to serve our membership. This includes open communication about our financial standing. BECU is a cooperative society organized under Washington state law as a nonprofit corporation. BECU promotes thrift among its members and creates a source of credit for them at fair and reasonable rates of interest. BECU is dedicated to "people helping people" and will strive to serve its members by providing superior financial products and services.


   

The Washington Athletic Club, founded in 1930, is a private social and athletic club located in downtown Seattle. The WAC includes five floors of athletic and fitness facilities, including a 25-yard pool, full-size basketball court, running track, handball and racquetball courts, and pilates and yoga studios. The top ten floors house the Inn at the WAC, a 109-room boutique hotel. The club also offers a full-service day spa—voted the best private club spa in America in 2012—and a wellness center with nutrition, physical therapy, and naturopathic services. In addition to wellness, spa and fitness facilities, the WAC is home to three restaurants, a private ballroom, social areas, and numerous meeting spaces.

Lyft was founded in June 2012 by Logan Green and John Zimmer to improve people's lives with the world's best transportation. Lyft is the fastest growing rideshare company in the U.S. and is available to 95% of the US population and recently launched in Toronto, Canada. Lyft is preferred by drivers and passengers for its safe and friendly experience and its commitment to affecting positive change for the future of our cities.