Milgard School names winners of business leadership awards

Staff writerMarch 7, 2014 

The envelope please…

The University of Washington Tacoma Milgard School of Business has announced its 2014 slate of Business Leaders of the Year.

Among the recipients:

Small Business Leader of the Year: Hal Russell, president and CEO of Tacoma-based Commencement Bank.

Nonprofit Business Leader of the Year: Stephanie Stebich, director of the Tacoma Art Museum.

Business Leader of the Year: Gordon Rush, founder of Rush Commercial Construction of Gig Harbor and subsidiary businesses.

Lifetime Achievement Award: Corry McFarland, former head of McFarland Cascade and currently involved in philanthropic activities.

The awards will be presented at a banquet on April 21 at the Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center.



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