Salesforce decided to build its new Oregon offices in Hillsboro instead of Portland.
The rapidly growing San Francisco company went looking for an expansion site last year and picked Oregon over Salt Lake City. Salesforce said this morning that it also considered Denver and Austin.
Portland is the nexus of Oregon's software economy, with a hive of busy startups clustered around the Pearl District and downtown. Still, Salesforce's decision to pick Hillsboro was no surprise.
Read more at OregonLive.com.