Home Must Reads Former Typhoon executive charged with $1M theft

Former Typhoon executive charged with $1M theft

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, October 03, 2012

Former Typhoon COO Richard Anderson pleaded not guilty to charges that he stole $1 million from the restaurant chain.

Anderson once publicly defended Typhoon amid allegations that it violated labor and wage laws. But at the same time, prosecutors say, the Tigard man was embezzling thousands from the company almost every month between February 2009 and January 2011.

Deputy District Attorney Kevin Demer said Anderson collected and kept employees' tax withholdings for nearly two years, leaving Typhoon co-owners Bo and Steve Kline in the dark.

Demer said he believes Anderson's alleged embezzlement ultimately led to the downfall of Typhoon. "Three hundred people are out of work because of it," he said.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

{biztweet}typhoon{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

Powerlist: Law Firms

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

A conversation with leading partners at law firms in Portland and eastern Oregon, followed by October's powerlist.


Read more...

The Diaspora

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY LEE VAN DER VOO

Former newspaper reporters move into brand journalism.


Read more...

What I'm Reading

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Kim Ierian, President of Concorde Career Colleges, and Deborah Edward, Executive Director of Business for Culture & the Arts, share their recent reads.


Read more...

The 100 Best Companies survey is open

News
Friday, October 24, 2014

100-best-logo-2015 500pxw-1How does your workplace stack up against competitors? How can you improve workplace practices to help recruit and retain employees? Find out by taking our 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon survey!


Read more...

What I'm Reading

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Nick Herinckx, CEO of Obility, and Jake Weatherly, CEO of SheerID, share what they've been reading.


Read more...

100 Best Nonprofits announced

News
Thursday, October 02, 2014

100NP14logo4WebOregon Business magazine has named the sixth annual 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon.


Read more...

A Good Leap Forward

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY AMY MILSHTEIN

Agriculture businesses ramp up to meet international demand as workforce and succession challenges loom.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS