About Us

ColorsNW, Inc. is a 7.5-year-old diversity-based multimedia publishing and diversity training consulting company located in Seattle, Wash. ColorsNW's mission is to be the premier resource in providing multicultural services to communities and businesses. ColorsNW illuminates issues relevant to communities of color, provides solutions to improve our communities and fosters communication to empower people to act and make a difference.

ColorsNW, Inc.’s commitment to excellence has resulted in numerous awards including the Seattle mayor’s top minority business award for 2005 plus over 28 journalism excellence awards. This commitment to excellence, integrity and professionalism has enabled ColorsNW, Inc. to be named the 47th fastest growing company in Washington State by the Puget Sound Business Journal for 2005. We provide fresh, in-depth content for, by and about local communities of color.


Over the years, various ethnic communities have expressed the need for a resource to help qualified professionals of color find employment with the Northwest’s top companies. At the same time, businesses and organizations expressed growing frustration at not being able to find quality candidates of color.

To address this need, in March 2006 ColorsNW, Inc. launched the Northwest’s first diversity-based job portal This portal was specifically designed to bring quality professional and managerial candidates of color together with companies looking to select top candidates from a candidate pool that reflects the diversity of the marketplace.

ColorsNWCareers in the News

April 16, 2007: Washington State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce supports ColorsNW

December 6, 2006: Keep America's ethnic media thriving, dynamic and independent

October 3, 2006: ColorsNWCareers Helps a Job Seeker Succeed

June 15, 2006: Boyz II Men Helps ColorsNW Magazine Celebrate Five Colorful Years

ColorsNWCareers Awards

December 11, 2006: Best Multicultural Job Search Web Site - Seattle Magazine


Contact Us

ColorsNW, Inc

1319 Dexter Ave N, Suite 250

Seattle, WA 98109


Phone:  206/444-9251

Fax:      206/281-7490


For information on advertising with ColorsNW, Inc., employment and intern opportunities or for general information about ColorsNW, please contact:


Melissa Laramie          General Manager    Email

Robert L. Jeffrey, Jr.   CEO / Publisher      Email

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