Press Release

Tuesday, July 6, 1999 < Prev Next >

City of Seattle and Visio Corp. to Donate Over $100,000 to Bell Street Connection Project

Visio Corp. (Nasdaq: VSIO) invites members of the press to attend a donation ceremony for the Bell Street Connection Project. Paul Schell, mayor of Seattle, and Evelyn Sroufe, senior vice president of Worldwide Operations for Visio, will donate $93,484 and $22,500 respectively to the Belltown Business Association's Bell Street Connection Project (formerly the Denny Regrade Association). The money will go toward work already under way to create a clean and safe pedestrian connection between the Belltown neighborhood and Seattle's waterfront area.

The ceremony will be held at Visio's new worldwide headquarters on Thursday, July 8, from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Photo opportunities include Mayor Schell and Evelyn Sroufe presenting two separate checks to John Nagy, board member and former president of the Belltown Business Association, as well as visual displays of the Bell Street corridor enhancement plans.

NOTE: Visio is either a trademark or registered trademark of Visio Corp. in the United States and/or other countries.

The headquarters of Visio Corp. are located at 2211 Elliott Avenue (at Bell Street) in the World Trade Center Building, Seattle, Wash. 98121.

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CONTACT: Curtis Lee, North American PR Manager of Visio Corp., 206-956-6733, or