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GMO labeling campaigns set records

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

Supporters and opponents of Measure 92 have raised a total of $16.7 million and have spent $13.4 million so far.


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Oregon Iron Works lands piece of San Francisco transit project

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

The company will provide steel fabrication work for the $4.5 billion Transbay Transit Center.


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UO announces $2B fundraising campaign

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

The University of Oregon plans to raise $2 billion, double the fundraising record set by a state university.


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RG Media Lab develops business websites

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

A new division of the Register-Guard will offer web development and digital marketing services to small- and medium-sized businesses.


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Portland beer growler Kickstarter meets goal in 34 hours

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

GrowlerWerks LLC, which invented the uKeg, met its first crowdfunding goal of $75,000, then exceeded a second goal of $120,000 within three days.


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Podcast: Turn Things Around with David Marquet

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014
BY TOM COX | OB BLOGGER

How can you move from a command-and-control leadership model to one of true empowerment and accountability? David Marquet did, and he took notes along the way.


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Intel to display new retail technology in Oregon

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

The chipmaker is bringing "The Intel Experience" to Best Buy stores in Oregon before rolling out the displays nationwide.


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GlobeSherpa wins share of Chicago transit deal

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

The Portland startup that makes TriMet's ticketing app won a share of the $2.5 million deal to build a similar system for the Chicago area.


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RV maker to add 150 jobs in Silverton

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

Forest River Inc. purchased a 19-acre site with hopes to expand its manufacturing capacity.


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Starbucks to test 'pay ahead' option in Portland

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

Customers will be able to place orders ahead of time on their smartphones.


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Nike donates another $300,000 to Portland schools, nonprofits

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

The grants were given through the Nike Employee Grant Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.


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Former New York mayor contributes $1.25M towards Measure 90

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

Michael Bloomberg donated the money in support of the "Top Two Primary" initiative.


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Puppet Labs wins OEN award

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

The tech startup won the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network's award for individual achievement.


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Vancouver approves $30M steel plant

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

The Port of Vancouver will sell 9.6 acres of port-owned property to steel manufacturer Maruichi Northwest.


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Portland nonprofit lands $8.5M federal grant

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

Worksystems Inc. will use the money to launch a training program designed to prepare 1,000 Rose City residents for careers in IT and advanced manufacturing.


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Measure 91: What Oregon Businesses Need to Know

Jessica Ridgway - Wednesday, October 15, 2014
BY DIANE BUISMAN

Some common misconceptions employers have about marijuana.


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GMO labeling campaigns set records

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

Supporters and opponents of Measure 92 have raised a total of $16.7 million and have spent $13.4 million so far.


Read more...

Oregon Iron Works lands piece of San Francisco transit project

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

The company will provide steel fabrication work for the $4.5 billion Transbay Transit Center.


Read more...

UO announces $2B fundraising campaign

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

The University of Oregon plans to raise $2 billion, double the fundraising record set by a state university.


Read more...

RG Media Lab develops business websites

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

A new division of the Register-Guard will offer web development and digital marketing services to small- and medium-sized businesses.


Read more...

Portland beer growler Kickstarter meets goal in 34 hours

Jessica Ridgway - Monday, October 20, 2014

GrowlerWerks LLC, which invented the uKeg, met its first crowdfunding goal of $75,000, then exceeded a second goal of $120,000 within three days.


Read more...

Podcast: Turn Things Around with David Marquet

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014
BY TOM COX | OB BLOGGER

How can you move from a command-and-control leadership model to one of true empowerment and accountability? David Marquet did, and he took notes along the way.


Read more...

Intel to display new retail technology in Oregon

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

The chipmaker is bringing "The Intel Experience" to Best Buy stores in Oregon before rolling out the displays nationwide.


Read more...

GlobeSherpa wins share of Chicago transit deal

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

The Portland startup that makes TriMet's ticketing app won a share of the $2.5 million deal to build a similar system for the Chicago area.


Read more...

RV maker to add 150 jobs in Silverton

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

Forest River Inc. purchased a 19-acre site with hopes to expand its manufacturing capacity.


Read more...

Starbucks to test 'pay ahead' option in Portland

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

Customers will be able to place orders ahead of time on their smartphones.


Read more...

Nike donates another $300,000 to Portland schools, nonprofits

Jessica Ridgway - Friday, October 17, 2014

The grants were given through the Nike Employee Grant Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.


Read more...

Former New York mayor contributes $1.25M towards Measure 90

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

Michael Bloomberg donated the money in support of the "Top Two Primary" initiative.


Read more...

Puppet Labs wins OEN award

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

The tech startup won the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network's award for individual achievement.


Read more...

Vancouver approves $30M steel plant

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

The Port of Vancouver will sell 9.6 acres of port-owned property to steel manufacturer Maruichi Northwest.


Read more...

Portland nonprofit lands $8.5M federal grant

Jessica Ridgway - Thursday, October 16, 2014

Worksystems Inc. will use the money to launch a training program designed to prepare 1,000 Rose City residents for careers in IT and advanced manufacturing.


Read more...

Measure 91: What Oregon Businesses Need to Know

Jessica Ridgway - Wednesday, October 15, 2014
BY DIANE BUISMAN

Some common misconceptions employers have about marijuana.


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