Entries Categorized as '40 Over 40'

Interview with Bookda Gheisar, Executive Director of Global Washington

Date May 11, 2010

We had the pleasure this month of interviewing Bookda Gheisar, the Executive Director of Global Washington. This dynamic and engaging woman was born and raised in Iran, and moved to the US in 1980. She has lived in Seattle since 1986, and has 22 years of experience working in the non-profit sector in the state […]

Interview with Dr. Deborah Jensen, President and CEO of Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo

Date April 13, 2010

For over 100 years, The Woodland Park Zoo has been a Seattle landmark.  Popular for families, animal education, volunteers, conservationists, recognized with top awards, and enjoyed for it’s peaceful setting and summer concerts.  There is so much to love about the zoo.  Have you ever wondered who runs the Woodland Park Zoo?  Well, we had […]

TisBest Founder, Erik Marks joins the 40 over 40!

Date December 8, 2009

I had the pleasure of interviewing Erik Marks as our newest member of our 40 over 40 group. It has been an honor getting to know the founder of such a great social enterprise as TisBest. He was a pleasure to speak with, and I hope you’ll enjoy getting to know him as I did. […]

Interview with Judd Lee, CFO of Benchmark Plus

Date November 4, 2009

Don’t let Judd Lee fool you. While he is one of the most intelligent, thoughtful, seemingly calm individuals you will meet, he likes to drive fast, very fast! His love of cars is not widely known, but ask him about his passion and you will learn more about cars—and how fast you can go—than you […]