Posted on 08 February 2013.
By Assunta Ng
Normally, when I’m invited to a mainstream event, I have high expectations for their program and networking opportunities, but low expectations for their diversity. Don’t blame me, that’s the way many events are in Seattle — white and exclusive. I am usually one of the few women of color. Read the full story
Posted in Publisher Ng's blog, Vol 32 No 7 | 2/9-2/15
Posted on 31 October 2011.
BLAM committee member Jerry Lee (no relation) with Bruce Lee’s widow, Linda Lee Cadwell (Photo from NWAW)
The Bruce Lee Foundation held its inaugural fundraiser for the Bruce Lee Action Museum (BLAM) at Imperial Garden Seafood Restaurant at the Great Wall Mall in Kent. Read the full story
Posted in Names in the News, Vol 30 No 44 | 10/29-11/4
Posted on 03 June 2011.
President Barack Obama’s Council on Service and Civic Participation awarded Bellevue-based MulvannyG2 Architecture chairman Jerry Lee the Presidential Volunteer Service Award, which recognizes, in particular, Lee’s work with Susan G. Komen, Puget Sound Affiliate, and Seattle Children’s Hospital, as well as numerous charities in the Puget Sound region. Read the full story
Posted in Names in the News, Vol 30 No 22 | 5/28-6/3
Posted on 04 November 2010.
No, this blog entry is not about the election. It’s about celebrating the achievements of organizations that threw great events. As publisher of two weekly newspapers and an observer at dozens of exciting — and some boring — community events in the last month, I hereby declare myself as the judge for some informal achievement awards. Read the full story
Posted in Publisher Ng's blog, Vol 29 No 45 | 11/6-11/12
Posted on 07 October 2010.
From left: Kin On board member Helen Kay, Charlene Lee, her husband, MulvannyG2 Architecture Chairman Jerry Lee, who was honored for his support of Kin On, and Kin On CEO Sam Wan
The Kin On Health Care Center and Community Care Network raised nearly $100,000 at their “Celebrating the Silver Striving for Gold” Auction Dinner. Read the full story
Posted in Names in the News, Vol 29 No 41 | 10/9-10/15
Posted on 16 September 2010.
At a welcome luncheon for actors Scott Foley, Greg Grunberg, and Yuki Okumoto, back row, from left: Gobo Enterprises President Brenda Handley, Okumoto, MulvannyG2 Architecture Chairman Jerry Lee. Front row: Grunberg and Foley (Photo by George Liu/NWAW)
The Seattle Mariners held its first-ever Mariners Asian Pacific American Heritage Night at Safeco Field during a game against the Los Angeles Angels. Read the full story
Posted in Names in the News, Vol 29 No 38 | 9/18-9/24