Featured Speakers & Award Winners

2014 Economic Forecast Conference

seattle mayor ed murraycity of seattle logoMayor Ed Murray
City of Seattle

dow constantine king countyefc2012---kingcounty.jpgDow Constantine
King County Executive

efc2014---tay-yoshitani.jpgefc2014---port-of-seattle.jpgPublic Sector Economic Development Champion of the Year
Tay Yoshitani
CEO
Port of Seattle

efc2014---john-schoettler.jpgefc2014---amazon.jpgPrivate Sector Economic Development Champion of the Year
John Schoettler
Director, Global Real Estate & Facilities
Amazon.com

efc2014---john-mcadam.jpgefc2014---f5-networks.jpgPuget Sound Business Journal Executive of the Year
John McAdam
President, CEO and Director
F5 Networks

efc2012---dick-conway.jpgefc2012---puget-sound-economic-forecaster.jpgDick Conway
Economist & Founder
The Puget Sound Economic Forecaster

efc2012---mike-dueker.jpgefc2012---russell-investments.jpgMichael Dueker
Chief Economist
Russell Investments

efc2012---ken-goldstein.jpgefc2012---theconferenceboard.jpgKen Goldstein
US Economy and Forecast Economist
The Conference Board

efc2014---chris-mefford2.jpgefc2014---communityattributes2.jpgChris Mefford
President & Founder
Community Attributes

efc2014---essex-porter.jpgefc2014---kiro7---essex.jpgEssex Porter 
Reporter 
KIRO-7 Eyewitness News

efc2014---paul-jenny---uw.jpgefc2014---uw.jpgPaul Jenny
Vice Provost, Office of Planning & Budgeting
University of Washington

efc2014---greg-johnson2.jpgefc2014---wright-runstad.jpgGreg Johnson
President
Wright Runstad & Company

efc2014---dave-sabey.jpgefc2014---sabey-corporation.jpgDave Sabey
President
Sabey Corporation

efc2014---jared-smith.jpgefc2014---cityofseattle.jpgJared Smith
Central Waterfront Project Director
City of Seattle

efc2014---bob-wallace.jpgefc2014---wallace-properties.jpgBob Wallace
CEO
Wallace Properties, Inc.

efc2014---tom-abbott.jpgefc2014---colliers-international.jpgTom Abbott
Senior Vice President | Seattle
Investment Services Group – Western Region
Colliers International

efc2014---ap-hurd.jpgefc2014---touchstone.jpgAP Hurd
Vice President
Touchstone Corporation

efc2014---sharon-coleman2.jpgefc2014---vulcan-real-estate.jpgSharon Coleman
Director
Vulcan Real Estate

efc2014---lisa-picard.jpgefc2014---skanska.jpgLisa Picard
Executive Vice President and Regional Manager
Skanska

efc2014---susan-wagner.jpgefc2014---microsoft.jpgSusan Wagner
Senior Director Real Estate and Facilities, Puget Sound
Microsoft

efc2014---jon-rose.jpgefc2014---olympic-property-group3.jpgJon Rose
President
Olympic Property Group

efc2014---ada-healey.jpgefc2014---vulcan-real-estate.jpgAda Healey
Vice President
Vulcan Real Estate Group

efc2014---mike-nolan.jpgefc2014---google.jpgMike Nolan
Real Estate Project Executive
Google

efc2014---dianesugimura.jpg efc2014---cityofseattle.jpgDiane Sugimura
Director, Department of Planning and Development
City of Seattle

efc2014---blaine-weber.jpgefc2014---weberthompson.jpgBlaine Weber
Founding Partner
Weber Thompson

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