Posts by Owen Rice

The Growing Pains of Becoming a World-Class City

on January 17, 2018

Seattle has long been a famous city in America, gaining national attention in 1897 when our waterfront became the launching pad for the Klondike Gold Rush and those heading north to seek their fortunes. That’s when Seattle resident C.C. Filson made a name for his clothing company by outfitting those setting off to stake their claims in the north. Not long after in 1916, William Boeing started The Boeing Company, which now lays claim to being the world’s largest aerospace company. Of course, we can’t forget 1986, when Microsoft filed for their initial public offering and started their Redmond, WA, campus.

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Owen Rice

Owen Rice

Owen Rice is an executive vice president at Hughes Marino, an award-winning commercial real estate company with offices in Seattle, San Diego, Orange County, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Silicon Valley. Contact Owen at 1-844-NO-CONFLICT or owen@hughesmarino.com to learn more.