Stories tagged: GSI
MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2016, 8:38 P.M.
City Council OKs deal with GSI to continue business development, federal lobbying
The Spokane City Council signed a short-term deal Monday with Greater Spokane Inc. for business development services, following a monthlong delay on a contract extension. The contract requires GSI to …
TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2016, 2:56 P.M.
Armed Forces Persons of the Year honored at GSI event
Greater Spokane Inc. honored members of the military at the organization’s Let Freedom Ring 60th Anniversary on Friday.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, OCT. 14, 2015, 9:24 P.M.
Alisha Benson named interim CEO of Greater Spokane Incorporated after Steve Stevens’ abrupt resignation
Alisha Benson has been named interim CEO of Greater Spokane Inc. after the resignation of Steve Stevens.
THURSDAY, APRIL 16, 2015
Protesters call for $15 minimum wage
Marchers took to the streets of the nation’s cities Wednesday evening in support of a $15 an hour minimum wage, following a similar if much smaller rally in Spokane earlier …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 4, 2014
Steve Stevens takes the helm at Greater Spokane Incorporated
Steve Stevens, 53, arrived at Greater Spokane Incorporated as president and CEO on July 1. He takes the helm at GSI, the region’s joint chamber of commerce and economic development …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12, 2014
Spokane’s pock-marked roads hit drivers in the wallet, study finds
Driving on damaged, inefficient roads costs the average Spokane driver $1,423 a year in increased maintenance, fuel, traffic accidents and time lost in traffic. Statewide, the cost to Washington motorists …
THURSDAY, JAN. 23, 2014
North Spokane Corridor prospects bleak, legislators say
OLYMPIA – Don’t get your hopes up for new money to finish the north-south freeway, a group of business, civic and political leaders from Spokane was told Wednesday. The chances …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 18, 2013
GSI hires firm to assist in search for its next CEO
Greater Spokane Incorporated has hired Waverly Partners to conduct an executive search for its next CEO. The Cleveland-based firm will work with search committee members to identify the person who …
THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2013
Agora award winners named
Seven Spokane area businesses or nonprofits won Agora awards, an annual excellence in business honor presented by Greater Spokane Incorporated. The winners announced Wednesday were: Two Wheel Transit (small business); …