Business for a Better Portland celebrates second birthday

More than 300 Oregonians on Tuesday celebrated the second anniversary of Business for a Better Portland, a business group that started as a sort of alternative chamber of commerce, but whose membership has quickly grown to include many of the compa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2018

Why Google Doodle Celebrates Dr. Helen Rodriguez Trias’ 89th Birthday

Why Google Doodle Celebrates Dr. Helen Rodriguez Trias’ 89th Birthday.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 7th, 2018

Have a text to send from the road? If you"re in Oregon, it could cost you $1K

Need to send that text while you're behind the wheel? You need to pull over. Now. As KGW, a Portland Business Journal news partner, reports, the fines for distracted driving — a category that includes texting and talking on cell phones while opera.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2018

Tesla"s head of engineering is officially leaving the company as Elon Musk celebrates Model 3 production milestone (TSLA)

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Cyclist Floyd Landis getting into Portland cannabis business


Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2018

Former Nike exec dips into the ice cream business

Tim Joyce is prepping to open his second Handel's Homemade Ice Cream store in the metro region. The Ohio-based company is also one of the latest darlings of Portland's Meriwether Group......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Unable to come to terms, Portland and the Zidells bail on South Waterfront development

In a surprise turn of events on one of the city's most prominent development opportunities, ZRZ Realty — the real estate arm of the Zidell family business — and the city of Portland have terminated a development agreement that would have paved t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2018

Portland Business Journal wins top overall news honors in regional competition

The Portland Business Journal landed honors in five categories during an awards ceremony that honored top Pacific Northwest newsrooms. Primarily, the PBJ landed the general excellence award, the top honor, from the Pacific Northwest's Society of P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2018

Guest column: Why Portland"s new smart Traffic Safety project is good for business

The sensors being installed as part of Portland's Smart City PDX Initiative will create a digital infrastructure with potential for business growth and civic engagement.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

Etsy is celebrating its 13th birthday with a rare sale — here are 20 of the best deals on handmade goods

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Etsy, the place to find.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2018

Thought Leader Forum: Strategic partnerships in higher education

No doubt, it’s an exciting time right now in Portland and the role of educational institutions and their business partners are more important than ever.  Strategic partnerships are key in helping students create their future.  But how can hi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Colorado Springs" Broadmoor hotel gets a facelift on its 100th birthday (Photos)

The Broadmoor hotel in Colorado Springs is turning 100 this year, and is also getting a major renovation as well. The hotel, ranked No. 1 on the Denver Business Journal's annual list of the state's largest meeting and convention facilities at Colo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2018

The owner of the PBJ"s No. 2 LGBTQ-owned business on Portland"s "utopian bubble" and the need for community

Hunter Sunrise said the need to find shared perspective is more important than ever in what has become an increasingly 'oppressive' environment......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

After bankruptcy filing, Portland"s Sunshine Dairy lays off half of its workers

Longtime Portland dairy company Sunshine Dairy Foods Management, which does business as Sunshine Dairy, announced today that it will be laying off 46 of its workers at its plant on Northeast 21st Avenue. The news comes about a month after Sunshi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2018

Singapore Celebrates Trump"s Birthday with Lobster and Cake

The president is turning 72 on June 14......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 11th, 2018

Princess Charlotte took a mini tumble on the balcony of Buckingham Palace — but Kate Middleton came to her rescue

Chris Jackson/Getty Images The youngest royals stole the show at the annual Trooping the Colour parade, which celebrates the queen's birthday.  At one point, Prince Geo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 9th, 2018

The fabulous life of Natalie Portman — child star, Harvard psychology grad, and Hollywood icon

Natalie Portman is one of the most recognizable actresses of the 21st century. The 36-year-old actress, who celebrates her birthday Saturday, is incredibly versatile and has been acting since she was a pre-teen. On top of her a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 8th, 2018

At 11, this Chillicothe resident has landed a business loan to grow her new company

For her 12th birthday, Khayta Salina Diongue is getting a small business loan......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

PBJ 100: Here are the final 2018 rankings

The Portland Business Journal introduced the fastest-growing private companies in Oregon and southwest Washington during a blowout bash attended by more than 1,000 people Thursday night at the Oregon Convention Center. The No. 1 business on the 201.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

These Ohio residents have donated the most to Trump"s re-election campaign: SLIDESHOW

Since the beginning of 2018, President Donald Trump has raised more than $42 million for his 2020 re-election campaign. Of that amount, $13 million has come from individual contributions, DBJ sister publication the Portland Business Journal reports......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2018

Here are the Ohioans who have donated the most to Trump"s re-election campaign

Since the beginning of 2018, President Donald Trump has raised more than $42 million for his 2020 re-election campaign. Of that amount, $13 million has come from individual contributions, the Portland Business Journal reports. In the attached slid.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 2nd, 2018