June 2012

Saving today for tomorrow

0612 GamePlan CyArkOregon 01CyArk Oregon preserves endangered sites.

Bright lights, big city

0612 GamePlan 10SpeedCoffee 02A Hood River coffee shop hopes to break into the Los Angeles market this year, establishing itself in a place about as opposite its origin as it gets.

Staying afloat in rough waters

0612 GamePlan MaritimeServicesMaritime Services Corp. in Hood River had been enjoying a record workload heading into winter 2011.

Paddle power

0612 GamePlan NorgeboardAnother Bend entrepreneur is hoping to make his mark on the city, this time with “land paddle boarding,” a recreational activity that looks a bit like someone contorting his way through a Monty Python School of Funny Walks episode.

The nonprofit sector

0612 ByTheNumbers OregonNonprofitsOregon’s nonprofit sector is a significant economic force.

Teachers' helper

0612 Launch EdCaliberSoftware startup EdCaliber helps track students' learning.

Live, work, play: Charles Wilhoite

0612 LiveWorkPlay CharlesWilhoiteCharles Wilhoite joined Willamette Management Associates in 1990 as a senior associate analyst. Today he is the firm’s managing director and the national director of its health care practice.