Go. See. Do. For this special summer section, we asked an array of notable locals what they are looking forward to getting out and going/seeing/doing.
Ben Minicucci, CEO, Alaska Airlines
After close to two decades at Alaska Airlines, Ben Minicucci became the company’s CEO last March. Today, the Canada native, who was born in the Montreal suburb of Laval, is leading the airline out of the pandemic and toward a bright future, with a new OneWorld Alliance partnership that will turn the growing airline into a global network, and a climate goal of reaching net-zero carbon emissions by 2040. When he’s not running Seattle’s hometown airline, the Issaquah resident can be found bicycling the region’s many trails with his friends.
“I live in Issaquah and the riding on the east end of the city is amazing,” says Minicucci. “I can literally ride around the two…