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Steve Buchanan (in red) with students
Steve Buchanan, at center, with the TDY Rentals intern team. From left: Emilia Ganchorre, Lien Vu, Miya Thomas, Buchanan, Brynn Zehnder, Carlos Manrique.

Assembling a Company

November 6, 2023

Building a business isn’t as easy as building big-box furniture, but serial entrepreneur, Army vet and two-time UW alumnus Steve Buchanan has an advantage via his partnership with UW Tacoma.

Written by John Burkhardt
Photos by Nathan Blanchard and Emilia Ganchorre