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

Louisville candy company takes 12,000 square feet in Portland for new HQ

The HQ will feature a new tasting room, and it joins another growing Louisville business in the facility......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 18th, 2019

5 things to know, and why it"s a big day for milkshake fans

Happy Tuesday, loyal readers. Here's what you need to know today. Because it's Abraham Lincoln's birthday Milk House Shakes, the locally owned business serving "presidential milkshakes," opens at 10 a.m. today at 1100 Front St., Suite 140, in Old S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 12th, 2019

Scenes from the 2018 PBJ Executive of the Year program (Photos)

The Portland Business Journal's 2018 Executive of the Year program assembled the region's top executive minds in the same room for a lunchtime presentation. Some 400 people attended this year's event in downtown Portland. The program takes place .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2019

Kimberly Branam on how her background led her to Prosper Portland (Video)

Prosper Portland's Kimberly Branam provided insights into the city's economic development agency during the Jan. 30 Portland Business Journal Power Breakfast. In this clip, Branam describes how her Northeast Portland upbringing informed the way she loo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Portland real estate pro will head up Colliers" capital markets business

David Kotansky, managing director of Colliers' Portland office, will be a co-head of the platform......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 28th, 2019

Photos: SVBJ celebrates Book of Lists at SAP Center"s BMW Lounge

The BMW Lounge at the SAP Center served as the backdrop for the Book of Lists Celebration on Wednesday evening. The Silicon Valley Business Journal celebrated the more than 4,500 Listmakers that appear in the 2018-2019 Book of Lists, sent to all SV.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019

Legal Marijuana Industry Celebrates a Year of High Times Amid Global Gains

With buzz building across the globe, the momentum is expected to continue into 2019 (PORTLAND, Ore.) — The last year was a 12-month champagne toast for the legal marijuana industry as the global market exp.....»»

Category: topSource: timeDec 27th, 2018

Pacific West Bank raises $27.2 million, eyes Portland expansion

Under new CEO Terry Peterson, the West Linn-based business bank plans to open a downtown Portland office......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 21st, 2018

A no-holds-barred Slack channel Q&A with outgoing ME Erik Siemers

After a decade with the Portland Business Journal, our friend and colleague Erik Siemers and his family — wife, Nicole Siemers, kids Quinn and Keaton, and dogs Casey and Dexie — are packing up and heading to Missouri, where Erik will become edito.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2018

Nike unseals lawsuit over board"s response to "boys" club" culture

A sweeping lawsuit against Nike's board has been unsealed after a legal challenge by the Portland Business Journal, making public for the first time details about when the company's directors knew about widespread allegations of workplace discrimina.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2018

LA joins other big cities in legalizing street vending

It was his 63rd birthday but instead of staying home to celebrate, Andres Garcia got in his truck and drove to Los Angeles City Hall to see the little sidewalk vending business he's run for 15 years finally become legal. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 28th, 2018

Portland Business Journal managing editor takes top St. Louis newsroom job


Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2018

Inside a bustling Daimler Portland plant (Photos)

All year the Portland Business Journal has studied the workforce needs of different Oregon industries. It’s a look at how work is changing, largely driven by technology, and how employers and employees are keeping up. The latest installment highlighte.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

5 business lessons to learn from popcorn

A daughter's birthday party turned into a million dollar business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 12th, 2018

Navigating the new sales tax landscape for online sales

In this installment of the Portland Business Journal’s thought leadership podcast, Jennifer Young, director of state and local tax at Moss Adams, discusses the new world of sales tax. Here are highlights: The sales tax world has changed: In 1992.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Changes in the workforce reflected in office workspaces

This edition of the Portland Business Journal’s thought leadership podcast explores the changing workforce and flexible workspace with TMT Development President and CEO Vanessa Sturgeon. Here are highlights: The open workspace environment: “It’.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Business of the Year Awards celebrates 17 years

The Dayton Business Journal’s Business of the Year awards celebrates its 17th year. This elite awards program illuminates the Dayton region’s outstanding businesses, organizations and executives. The Miami Valley is home to a dynamic and vibrant bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Portland manufacturers seek more grads with global skills

New tariffs and trade wars are adding layers of complexity to the global supply chain, and Portland-area manufacturers need more people to figure it out. Cliff Allen, dean of Portland State University’s School of Business, said the demand for ne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018

Factbox: Ten years of bitcoin

Bitcoin, the world's first and most famous cryptocurrency, celebrates its tenth birthday on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 31st, 2018

Atlanta health care forum celebrates innovators and "disrupters" (Photos)

Atlanta Business Chronicle brought together innovators and “disruptors” in the health care space for its health care forum the morning of Oct. 25 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. In his keynote address, Jeff Arnold, co-founder, CEO and p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2018