Mid-Willamette Valley Economic Development Organization Sets Strategic Priorities For Next Three Years
Strategic Economic Development Corporation (SEDCOR) has announced a new strategic plan to guide the organization in its planning, activities, and initiatives. The strategic plan, released at the start of its new fiscal year, includes the organization’s mission and key objectives.
Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) and the College of Business at Oregon State University is offering “Business Analytics for Competitive Advantage”, a two-day intensive workshop.
A look back at the shifting sands of Portland’s growth and development.
Robert S. Wiggins has joined Lane Powell as a Shareholder in the Corporate/M&A Practice Group. Wiggins is a well-known lawyer, entrepreneur, and investor with more than 30 years of experience leading and advising established and emerging companies in the Pacific Northwest. Wiggins will focus his practice on offering outside general counsel services, including general corporate and board representation, business transactions and capital events.
DEDICATION PARTY: Help the Port of The Dalles celebrate its newest shovel-ready industrial land Friday, July 31, from 1:30 to 4 p.m.
Ten years. Nearly 900,000 event attendees. More than $33 million in total net revenue. Steady revenue growth, year by year, and an unbroken record of operating in the black. By any measure, the Salem Convention Center is an acknowledged urban success. It is also a landmark player in downtown Salem's ongoing revitalization.
Sussman Shank has appointed Dallas G. Thomsen as chair of the firm’s Estates and Trusts Practice Group effective July 1, 2015.
Creative Company was recently recognized by the prestigious Summit International Awards for print advertising created for Salem Convention Center. Out of more than 5000 entries from 24 countries, the firm earned a Bronze Summit Creative Award in the Advertising Redesign category.
Cannabis Creative Conference in Oregon Brings Businesses Together to Learn about Budding Opportunities
National trade show will help businesses, entrepreneurs and professionals profit in the growing, legal marijuana industry.
BY KEN MADDEN
My company, Madden Industrial Craftsmen, has been in the business of helping manufacturers find skilled workers for 27 years, so I have been fighting the workforce challenges first hand. In addition, I Chair the Oregon Workforce Investment Board (OWIB), and I’m an elected Board Member for Portland Community College. These experiences give me a broad platform for witnessing how manufacturers are competing for talent with other industry sectors across the region.
BY KEN MADDEN
Over the past decade, the temporary workforce has increased dramatically in numbers. Many staffing services have been opened to meet this growing demand. This means that as an employee looking for work or an employer looking for contingent staffing, you have a lot more options to choose from. The following paragraphs will describe factors to consider when choosing a service to make sure you are getting the best return for your investment in time and money.
Fifteen Lane Powell attorneys have been named 2015 “Oregon Super Lawyers,” and another five attorneys have been named as “Oregon Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers magazine.
Small businesses are the lifeblood of our community—and as a community credit union, we deliver the extra help they need to achieve and maintain success.