Michael J. Parks, editor emeritus Marple’s Northwest Business Letter,
speaks on the outlook for the Pacific Northwest economy for a wide variety of business,
professional and service groups, as well as in the classroom.
He has been a continuing-education speaker for, among others, commercial bankers,
real-estate professionals, and accountants.
Parks joined The Seattle Times in 1967. He became the newspaper’s financial
editor in the early 1970s. He moved to Marple's Letter in 1977. Parks has been owner,
editor and publisher of Marple's Letter since 1980. His formal education is in journalism.
He is an amateur economist, self-taught.
For more information about speaker services, visit Michael's web site at www.MichaelJParks.com. The links below to his web site will open in a new window.
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