AGS News



ABC Members Made it Another Successful Leadership Lunch and Learn!

The LDG Council held a sold-out Leadership Lunch & Learn on April 11th featuring Arti O’Brien (Advanced Government Services), Mitch Neeley (Neeley Construction), John Noble (Washington Commercial Painters), and moderated by Josh Griesse (Washington Commercial Painters). The panelists shared how they grew into their current roles, their core values, how they identify and foster leadership in their companies, how they tackle challenges such as the 2009 recession, and prepare for future recessions. It was a very informative presentation, and we are looking forward to holding the next one in September.



Make-A-Wish® Alaska and Washington Fundraiser

We started this fundraiser to help grant wishes for children battling critical illnesses.  Wish kids are some of the bravest and sweetest kids you'll ever know. They wish to work in a pickle factory, become a superhero, go snorkeling, give their baseball team new uniforms, and push all of the buttons in a tall building's elevator. Their innocence and unexpected wisdom stays with you.



Shrimp Tank Podcast: Arti O’Brien

The Shrimp Tank brings you interviews with some of the most successful business owners in the United States to learn the do’s and don’ts of starting and running a successful business.



Join Arti O’Brien for a Changemaker Chat with Entrepreneur

Elect to join us on November 14 as we sit with our featured Changemaker, entrepreneur Arti O'Brien and learn about how she's navigated life and career changes that have led her around the globe from a childhood in East Africa to leading a company in an industry she'd never imagined. Join us to be captivated by Arti's charm, story and insights and also by the views from our venue at the Columbia Tower Club, 75 floors above our Emerald City.



It’s a Woman’s World — Arti O’Brien is recognized by South Sound Business

Two years ago, Arti O’Brien was more than 30 years into a high-tech career in the cellular phone industry. She was making good money at the top of her game at HTC, but she said she just didn’t have “that fire in (her) belly” anymore...