The Greeks in Washington supported themselves and their families as entrepreneurs, professionals, artists, musicians and in public service.
FINDING GOOD FORTUNE
For the three Carkonen brothers, a learned work ethic, emphasis on family values and strong relationships within the Greek community have aided their success in both business and in life.
THE BROTHERS THREE
George, Andrew and Angelo Ballasiotes' youthful escapades were occasionally overlooked as their father Christos was well known and respected in Aberdeen, Washington.
WALKING IN WORK
George Seraphim Serpanos may not share the ingredients for his salad dressing but his recipe for success in Seattle's restaurant business is no secret. He has owned seven restaurants, operated or worked in seven others and has relatives operating three more.
A SISTER AND BROTHER ACT
Born just a year apart, Dina (Constantina) Salagianis Baker and Pete (Panagioti) Salagianis recall their early life in Yakama and Spokane while they enjoy retirement in Walla Walla, Washington.
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