Business & Humanitarian Awards Dinner

2015 B&H Awards Dinner
Register Online

Please join us in honoring the 2014 Business and Community leaders in the following categories:

  • Business of the Year
  • New Business of the Year
  • Business Leader of the Year
  • Community Leader of the Year
  • Corporate Leader of the Year
  • Nonprofit of the year

DATE: Tuesday, February 24, 2015
TIME: 5:30 - 9:00 pm
LOCATION: Seattle Marriott Waterfront, Map This Location
ADDRESS: 2100 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98121
EVENT CONTACT #: (206) 363-9188
EVENT COST: Host a Table:
$1500.00 - Regular Table (table of 10)
$2000.00 - VIP Table (table of 10)

Individual Registration:
$150.00 - Members
$170.00 - Non Members

2015 GSBA Business & Humanitarian Awards Recipients
New Business of the Year
Urban Animal
Cherri Trusheim, DVM
Business of the Year
Holland America
Rick Meadows, President, Seabourn & Cunard – North America
Nonprofit of the Year
Ingersoll Gender Center
Marsha Botzer
Business Leader of the Year
Linda Derschang
The Derschang Group
Corporate Leader of the Year
Space Needle
Karen Olson
Community Leader of the Year
Rev. David C. Strong
AIDS Housing of Tacoma
Special Recognition: Voice for Equality
Q Center, University of Washington 
Jen Self, PhD, MSW
Presenting Partner: Vulcan
Pride Foundation
RBC Wealth Management
Safeco Insurance
Seattle Goodwill
Wells Fargo
Emcee: Gary Tucker
Special Remarks: Governor Jay Inslee
Keynote Address: Justice Mary I. Yu
REGISTER: Register Online Now, or call (206) 363-9188.

Entree Choices:
Pan roasted beef tenderloin, parmesan potatoes, forest mushroom spinach sauté, black garlic port demi
Pan seared salmon,  green pea lemony risotto, caramelized dill carrots, orange caper butter
*Vegetarian - Ratatouille Stuffed Portobello, Cauliflower Rice, Braised Rapini and Tomato Thyme Demi

Sign Language Interpreters Available at ALL GSBA Events!
Interpreter Services for the deaf and hard of hearing will be available at all GSBA events, beginning April 1. To request a Sign Language Interpreter or other accommodations, please register for the event and request interpreter services no later than two weeks prior to the event. Registration can be completed online at, or by contacting the GSBA office at (206) 363-9188. GSBA members can communicate with deaf or hard of hearing individuals by using the relay service. To access the relay service simply dial 711 and an operator will come on the line and explain to you how to use the relay service and will place your call for you.

GSBA Event Cancellation Policy
GSBA requires at least 72 hour notice of cancellation of registration for an event to receive a refund; cancellations received 72 hours in advance, but fewer than five days prior to an event will be charged a $10 cancellation fee.

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