Heidi O'Neill has been named the vice president and general manager of Nike Stores; she will be responsible for overseeing the brand's global retailing.
Keen Inc., a footwear retailer, will make 300,000 shoes this year at its Portland shoe factory.
The buy-local advocate enlisted 13 businesses from downtown Oregon City.
The sports apparel company paid Howard Slusher $1.525 million for his management of Nike's World Headquarters expansion.
CounterMedia, the 20-year-old independent book seller, is leaving its location on SW Oak Street.