Our Values


By living our values, we’re creating space for collaboration and innovation; promoting deep learning for colleagues, clients, and guests—so that their light may shine for all to see.

Know and Show the Truth

We know and show the truth by designing systems and processes that align with proven principles of success—which lead to joyful work and profitable outcomes. As a team, we treasure the opportunity to use our talent as we make a meaningful impact.

Best for Our Best

We know and show the truth by designing systems and processes that align with proven principles of success—which lead to joyful work and profitable outcomes. As a team, we treasure the opportunity to use our talent as we make a meaningful impact.

Improve Everyday

We understand waste is ever-present and can only be reduced by taking action to improve every day.

Our History

1974-1990

1974
Larry Kaas and cousin forms company after receiving an order for seven sofas
1981
Kaasco Inc. is established and Larry hires Jim Bulger as General Manager 
1981
Nordstrom places first order
1984
First production work begins for the aerospace industry
1986
Larry purchases land for our Mukilteo manufacturing facility

1990-2000

1992
Kaasco Inc. moves to new Mukilteo facility
1996
Receive supplier of the year from Boeing
1997
Larry retires and gives the company to his son, Jeff Kaas
1999
First trip to Japan to study Kaizen
2000
Kaasco. Inc is rebranded to Kaas Tailored

2001-2010

2001
First CNC machine capabilities added
2003
3D modeling capabilities added
2005
First KaasCore pieces delivered
2006
ASS9100 certified
2008
Office team moves to the office floor

2010-Today

2011
Jeff starts his yearly trips to Holland to work with Hospitals on Kaizen
2012
Partnership with Design on Stock begins
2014
The new building next to the Mukilteo manufacturing facility is built

Join Our Team

We affectionately refer to ourselves as diamonds in the rough. We are individuals who work hard and find joy in discovering new ways to be resourceful. Whether Kaas Tailored is a long-term career or a temporary stepping stone, we welcome and value all of our colleagues.