EDI graduates 14 professionals

At EDI’s annual graduation celebration in Bellevue, the Ted Yamamura Leadership Excellence Awardees were John Roehm, KeyBank; Vanna Novak, EDI Co-Founder; Jeanette Ramos, Boeing; and Mark Kawabata, State Farm Insurance. (Photo courtesy of EDI)

 The Bellevue-based Executive Development Institute (EDI) presented its 20th annual Puget Sound graduation celebration on Nov. 14 at the Hilton Bellevue, with a reception, dinner, and ceremony.

This year, EDI graduated 14 working professionals from its Leadership Navigation Course, and 45 from the Leadership Discovery course. Both courses provide Asian and Hispanic professionals tools with which to improve their leadership, management and corporate skills, with the goal of career advancement. Participants in this year’s programs are employed at Boeing, Microsoft, the University of Washington, Nike, various banks, and more.

EDI’s 6th annual Portland graduation celebration was held Nov. 7.

For more information, call 425-467-9365, or visit ediorg.org. (end)

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