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Our 25th year as ramp captain for Rampathon makes this our 29th ramp built. This year’s ramp is near Mt. Si in North Bend. At a 2-step rise, a straight section at 15 lineal feet for a middle-aged Swede with centro nucleo myopathy: a muscle disorder that makes it difficult to walk up and down stairs. Ryan McCurdy was this year’s ramp captain, assisted by Jeff Powell, Chris Larsen, Jesse Jepson and Jamie Meredith. Many hands makes…Details
This year’s event was catered by El Gaucho at JM Cellars in Woodinville. The 2018 poster theme was “On Location” featuring the 2005 remake of The Longest Yard. Poster was created by Minuteman Press of Redmond. Woodinville Jr. Football provided jerseys, pads and helmets for the photos shot by Dai Ross Photography. Coincidentally, our football themed event was set at the same time as the Seahawks’ first post season game of the year. A/V components…Details
This year’s annual company photo is a compilation of individual head shots to replicate the 2005 remake of The Longest Yard. Dai Ross Photography directed our crew of favorite jerseys into various positions. Our 5th AVATAR (Annual Vendor And Trade Awards Recognition) and 2018 poster release will be “On Location” at JM Cellars in Woodinville. Previous AVATAR events were “In Theater” (2014), “On Stage” (2015), “In Studio” (2016), and “Backstage” (2017). Annual photos from previous years are linked from the…Details
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is the national parent organization for the state Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW) and local Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties (MBA-KS). Although it is nice to be recognized at our local and state levels for craftsmanship, we find that national recognition is a bit more competitive. Traci Tenhulzen manages our safety program, which is designed at its core to ensure that our field crew…Details
The Remodelers Council at the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties meets monthly throughout the year to educate, network and inspire. The January 2018 meeting was a panel of 5 owners who were asked to compare then to now and peer into what the future might hold. Dunn Lumber’s podcast of the event is an unedited audio recording of the presentation to a room of roughly 75 council members. Michael Tenhulzen can be…Details