Honoring Washington's Top Employers
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratory was named Washington's Employer of the Year at the Nov. 28, 2017, AWB Evening of Excellence. The other top winners were Alaffia (Connect), Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Achieve), A&R Solar (Advance), Earth Friendly Products (Leading Environmental Practices), and Aslan Brewing (Entrepreneur of the Year). Sen. Judy Warnick was named Legislator of the Year. Marty Dickinson of Umpqua Bank was given AWB's Heavy Lifter Award.