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5 questions for inDinero CEO Jessica Mah

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
jessicathumbBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

inDinero, a business that manages back-office accounting for startups and smaller companies, recently announced it would relocate its headquarters from San Francisco to Portland. We talked to CEO Jessica Mah about what drew her to Portland and how she plans to disrupt the traditional CPA model.


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Oregon Business expands events portfolio

Friday, March 27, 2015
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New events series brings magazine to life.


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Announcing the date of the 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon event

Friday, March 20, 2015
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Join us to celebrate and network with Oregon’s best green workplaces!


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Opening soon: 3 of the coolest new breweries in Oregon

Thursday, March 19, 2015
brewthumbBY JACOB PALMER | DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

There are 278 companies licensed to operate as brewery, according to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission. Here are three new beer-making hubs slated to open soon.


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10 Oregon companies positioning themselves for growth

Friday, March 13, 2015
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Ten startups have secured venture capital, angel or seed funding in 2015.


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City announces plans for Portland summer-league baseball team

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
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Baseball is returning to Portland and city officials are hoping economic opportunity comes with it.


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Are wolves good for business?

Friday, March 06, 2015
030615-wolf-thumbBY JEFF DELKIN | OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR

As a local business owner, I believe it’s important to build our economy on a platform of conservation values.  


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4 highlights of the MLS labor deal

Wednesday, March 04, 2015
timbersthumbBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

On Wednesday night, a couple days ahead of the 2015 season kickoff, Major League Soccer and the Players Union reached an agreement.


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ZoomCare rolls out new on-demand health clinics

Monday, March 02, 2015
zoomcarethumbBY KIM MOORE |  OB RESEARCH EDITOR

Portland-based healthcare provider ZoomCare said it plans to “remake American healthcare” by expanding its on-demand urgent care model to emergency, surgery, dental and primary care, among others.


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Photos from the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon awards celebration

Friday, February 27, 2015
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Images from the 2015 celebration of Oregon's great workplaces.


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VIDEO: The 2015 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon

Friday, February 27, 2015

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2015 100 Best companies announced

Friday, February 27, 2015
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The 100 Best list recognizes large, medium and small companies for excellence in work environment, management and communications, decision-making and trust, career development and learning, and benefits and compensation.


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Our Featured Stories

  • Emperor of the Sea
    BY COURTNEY SHERWOOD | Photos by Jason E. Kaplan

    Pacific Seafood, one of the world’s largest processors, is rebranding as a more transparent and consumer-friendly operation. A controversial CEO and monopoly accusations from coastal fishermen complicate the tale.

  • Beam Me Up
    BY DAN COOK | Photos by Jason E. Kaplan

    An alliance of developers, academics and timber industry executives wants to position Oregon as a front runner in the glamorous new world of wooden skyscrapers.

  • Get on the bus!
    BY APRIL STREETER

    How the private sector can ride the next transit revolution.

Sick leave bills slowed in Oregon Legislature

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Twin bills aimed at providing Oregonians with paid sick days stall in both chambers.

Portland mayor prohibits city-paid travel to Indiana

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Charlie Hales responded to the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act by banning city travel to Indiana.

Eugene-based tech company acquired

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

TECH ROUNDUP: Feeney Wireless sold to San Diego wireless company; Intel courts Altera; Portland native named director of IT for White House.

Portland is the 10th-worst city for traffic jams in the nation

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

TRANSPORTATION ROUNDUP: Study makes questionable claims about Portland commutes; rapid busline to Gresham advances; TriMet rolls out new buses, light-rail trains.

Kitzhaber aides' digital devices seized

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

State agency secured computers and cell phones following a government subpoena.

Affordable housing hitting snags throughout state

Monday, March 30, 2015

In Portland, city officials wrangle with decades-old deal that could provide land in Pearl District, while Bend lawmakers push bills that sponsors concede aren't likely to pass.

Drought brings grim news to rural Oregon

Monday, March 30, 2015

Historically warm winter raises concerns about water access; farmers prepare for unprofitable year; Sen. Wyden pursues Wildlife Disaster Funding Act to prepare for wildfires.

Oregon lawmakers to address increasing prescription-drug costs

Monday, March 30, 2015

HEALTH ROUNDUP: Bills in Oregon Legislature to provide relief for families burdened by skyrocketing drug costs; Oregon hospitals overbill Medicare.

Portland software company secures $20M

Monday, March 30, 2015

Jama Software has raised $33M, plans to use funding to hire 50 to fill downtown office.

MAX Orange Line expected to be millions under budget

Monday, March 30, 2015

The general manager of TriMet said the new Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Line will be $10-40 million under budget.

Oregon 'Pot Czar' fired

Friday, March 27, 2015

POT NEWS: OLCC Executive Director confirms he was let go, after being hired in December; Portland businesses embrace pot entrepreneurship; Jackson Co. won't tax for a year.

Background checks on private gun sale bill introduced

Friday, March 27, 2015

All firearm transactions, with some exclusions, would be subject to background checks.

Department of Administrative Services hacked

Friday, March 27, 2015

The state's metadata was breached.

Portland entrepreneurs hiring more employees, earning more revenue than global competitors

Friday, March 27, 2015

Study indicates Portland-based entrepreneurs are better positioned than industry peers.

California companies announce plans to expand in Portland area

Friday, March 27, 2015

Genentech will invest $125M to expand Hillsboro facility; InDinero will hire 50 and establish Portland as its "primary office." 

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