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On the Move: Jay Bower named CEO of Landau Associates
Notable hires and promotions
Jay Bower was named chief executive of Landau Associates in Edmonds, a regional environmental, geotechnical, permitting and compliance-services consulting firm.
Bower, who replaces retiring CEO Steve Johnston, has been the company’s chief operating officer. Bower joined Landau Associates in 1998 and has 29 years of experience as a civil engineer specializing in site-remediation services, program management, and federal and state regulatory negotiations in the western United States.
Bower was previously Landau Associates’ environmental-services director and chief operating officer, and has been a member of the firm’s board of directors.
Banking: Terry Fung and Jonathan Petruck were named business banking relationship managers at Banner Bank, Seattle.
Construction: Kristin Hatfield was hired to manage the industrial division and Phil Killham was hired as a project manager for the tenant improvement division at Schuchart, Seattle.
Cruises: John Kreilkamp joined Un-Cruise Adventures as group and charter business development director, Seattle.
Engineering: Ellen Webster, Ahmed Kayanda and Nancy Anton joined Otak, Kirkland.
Financial services: Zack Goodwin joined NBS Financial Services in Seattle as a financial analyst.
Health care: Dr. Catherine Thomas joined Issaquah Obstetrics & Gynecology, Issaquah.
Law: Syed Abedi, Christopher Glover and John Wakeley joined Seed IP Group, Seattle.
Mediation/arbitration services: Former Thurston County Superior Court Judge Paula Casey joined JAMS Seattle Resolution Center, Seattle.
Nonprofits: Lauren Thomas was promoted to president and chief operating officer and Susanna Cioch to chief financial officer at Hopelink, Redmond. Chris Moxon joined Impact Capital in Seattle as senior program officer for lending.
Resorts: Richard Seay was named vice president, director of sales and marketing for Suncadia Real Estate Sales Co. at Suncadia, Roslyn.
Technology: Doug Stovall was appointed chief operating officer at Augme Technologies, Kirkland.
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A previous version of this story incorrectly stated that Jay Bower, the new CEO of Landau Associates, had served in the Navy and Navy Reserve and has 35 years of experience as a project manager and environmental permitter. That information applies to the company’s retiring CEO, Steve Johnston. Bower joined Landau Associates in 1998 and has 29 years of experience as a civil engineer specializing in site-remediation services, program management, and federal and state regulatory negotiations in the western United States. Bower was previously the firm’s environmental-services director and chief operating officer and has been a member of the firm’s board of directors.