2017 Executive Excellence Awards


The Executive Excellence Awards recognize CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CTOs, executive directors and other inspirational leaders for modeling exemplary behavior in the day-to-day operation of complex corporate ecosystems as well as in the larger context of providing a moral compass. Learn about this year’s 14 honorees that follow. And congratulations to all!


2017 Executive Excellence Award Winners

Ada M. Healey

Vice president, Vulcan Real Estate, Seattle


Stein Kruse

CEO, Holland America Group, Seattle


Ardine Williams

VP of Talent Acquisition, Amazon Web Services, Seattle


Glenn Kelman

CEO, Redfin, Seattle


Karen Lee

CEO, Pioneer Human Services, Seattle


Budd Gould

Founder and President, Anthony’s Restaurants, Kirkland


Governance Award

Board of Directors, Alaska Air Group, Seattle


Benson Porter

President & CEO, BECU, Tukwila


Darryl Rawlings

CEO, Trupanion, Seattle


Scott Svenson

Cofounder and CEO, MOD Pizza, Bellevue


Scott Porad

CTO, Rover.com, Seattle


John J. Legere

President and CEO, T-Mobile US, Bellevue


 Tucker Moodey

President, eCommerce Platform, Expedia Inc., Bellevue


Lifetime Achievement Award

Roy M. Whitehead, Chairman and CEO, Washington Federal, Seattle


Check out the photos from the 2017 Executive Excellence Awards

 2017 Executive Excellence Awards Highlight Reel

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Amazon Web Services VP of Talent Acquisition Ardine Williams and guests

Pioneer Human Services CEO Karen Lee

 2016 Executive Excellence Awards Highlight Reel

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