We're always looking. We believe that the best product decisions are made by the people who are actually doing the work. We take great pride in hiring top. Valve requires at least one representative from each licensee company attend (1 block from Synapse) or the W Seattle (located just.4 miles from Synapse). Bay Valve began 35 years ago with a small valve shop just north of Seattle. Since then, the company's go-to attitude and focus on customer service has driven.