People on the Move

Tue, Aug, 9 2011
Chief Scientist
Pendrell Corp.

Rob Mechaley Jr., a cofounder of Clearwire, has joined Kirkland-based Pendrell Corp., formerly ICO Global Communications, as its chief scientist.

Tue, Aug, 9 2011
Director of Operations
Bill the Butcher

Bill the Butcher Inc. has named Timothy McMullen director of

Tue, Aug, 9 2011
President, Starbucks Americas

Cliff Burrows expand his role as president of Starbucks U.S. to president, Americas, with responsibility for the United States, Canada, Mexico and Latin America.

Tue, Aug, 9 2011
President, Starbucks China and Asia Pacific

John Culver has been named president of Starbucks China and Asia Pacific.

Tue, Aug, 9 2011
President EMEA

Michelle Gass, most recently president of Seattle’s Best Coffee, a subsidiary of Starbucks Corp., has been named president of Starbucks EMEA and will provide leadership for Starbucks in Europe, the Middle East and Russia.

Tue, Aug, 9 2011
Washington State Bar Association

Michele Radosevich, a partner in the Seattle office of Davis Wright Tremaine, is president-elect of the Washington State Bar Association. She begins her her term in September 2011 and takes office as president in September 2012.

Tue, Aug, 9 2011
Senior Counselor
Nyhus Communications

Bill Stafford, founder and president of the Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle, has joined Seattle-based Nyhus Communications as a senior counselor. He will advise the agency on international trade.