Hugh Blane / Claris Consulting

Hugh Blane is the president of Claris Consulting and is an advisor to executives and entrepreneurs for creating dramatic, positive and measurable change in the leadership of individuals and teams: guaranteed!

His work centers on helping executives and entrepreneurs challenge assumptions Continue reading

Russell Fuller / Fuller Living Construction

In the span of six years, Russell had transformed every section of the 1910 craftsman, including fully remodeling the basement and attic into separate apartment units. With an assortment of talents in his tool belt – from electrical and plumbing to carpentry and design Continue reading

Monica Blackwood / West Sound Workforce

Monica is a lifelong resident of Kitsap County, growing up in Indianola and now currently living in Silverdale.  She has held positions with the Tacoma Rainiers Baseball Club and Paladin Data Systems, and then joined Rice Fergus Miller in 2001 as their Marketing Director.  In 2005 Monica was promoted to Associate within the firm and began directing the firm’s operations. Continue reading

Seattle Two-Year Look Back Special

Celebrating two years of Seattle Shrimp Tank and looking back at the common entrepreneurial elements of 48 past guests that have been on the show! Continue reading

Kathy Thaut / At Your Service Plumbing

At Your Service Plumbing, Inc. was founded in 1984 under the name of K & M Plumbing Service, Inc. The primary focus was new residential construction. In 1999, this family operated business, started by Mr. Rod Thaut who was our “wizard of plumbing”, quickly built a solid reputation for outstanding service and professional workmanship where the client’s family always comes first in the residential service and repair market. Continue reading

Bill Peregrine / Earthdance Organics

Bill Peregrine, EPC and President of Earthdance Organics, is a designer, builder and care professional of organic and sustainable landscapes. He has a passion for understanding Nature’s natural systems and replicating those systems in the built landscape. With more than 30 years of horticultural experience, Bill has learned to listen to the growing desire for people to reconnect with Nature Continue reading

Gina Marken / Sound Benefit Administration

Meeting the needs of customers is the driving force behind Gina Marken, owner of Sound Benefit Administration (SBA). Having worked for an insurance broker and as a former bookkeeper, in 2003, Gina saw a need for consumer directed healthcare plan administration to assist companies in managing federally regulated plans and founded SBA. Continue reading

Brenda Wall / LegalShield

Brenda is a successful business woman who enjoys helping others.  She is an independent associate with LegalShield.  LegalShield offers a portfolio of legal and identity theft services – protecting and empowering the legal rights and identities of familes, small businesses, and commercial drivers. Continue reading

Chad Lyons / Lyons Painting & Design, LLC

Drawn to the majesty of the North Cascade Range and a thriving music scene, Chad Lyons and his wife Jamye moved to Seattle in 1994 in pursuit of the Rock & Roll Dream. Having grown up in the heavy heat of Southeast Texas, they quickly fell in love with the unmatched beauty and the unlimited access to mountain adventures Continue reading

Kelly Kincaid / Jetlagged Comic

Cartoonist, author and illustrator Kelly Kincaid is best known for her cartoon strip “Jetlagged Comic.” She’s the author of two books Airplane Mode and Jetway Reunion. In addition to cartooning, Kelly illustrates children’s books and develops creative design solutions for businesses.  She’s also a flight attendant for a major US carrier. Continue reading