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Rainmaker

Burgerville’s Chief

The pescetarian CEO who helped green up Burgerville

  • By Emily Burton
  • Published 09/21/2011

Mudroom

The Bottom Line

Local company gDiapers moves beyond the pail.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 08/19/2011

Mudroom

Seed Money

Farmland LP is a company on the grow—organically that is.

  • By Eleanor R. Brown
  • Published 07/22/2011

Mudroom

Go West!

Hi-tech hub Hillsboro has a handle on the future.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 07/22/2011

Mudroom

The Flax Man

Is flax the fashionable fabric of the future?

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 06/29/2011

Mudroom

Food Fixer

Kurt Huffman has his hands in more eateries than Zagat.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 05/20/2011

HEALTH

How ZoomCare is Shaking Up the Checkup

The Hilsboro-based urgent- and primary-care clinics offer a high-speed prescription for health care.

  • By Ethan Epstein
  • Published 04/22/2011

Rainmaker

Gold School

Carolynn Duncann is the 29-year-old founder of Portland Ten, a boot camp-style, 12-week shock-therapy course in business fundamentals for tech entrepreneurs, in which "students" must pledge to aim for $1 million in revenue within 18 months.

  • By Eric Blokland
  • Published 11/16/2010

JOBS

2020 Vision

The inside look on what industries and companies will be driving Portland's economy in 2020, so you can get in early.

  • By Oakley Brooks, Zach Dundas, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 08/17/2010

Mudroom

Up With Umpqua

Find out how Oregon's Umpqua Bank has managed to come out of the recession as Oregon's largest bank.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 07/15/2010

The Mudroom

The China Connection

The business connection between China and Stumptown has many ties. From academia to green initiatives to tennie-runners, the imports, exports and collaborations are plentiful.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 03/16/2010

The Mudroom

PERS Strings

The economic crash has left Oregon's Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) in need of an estimated $1 billion from public employers to cover future commitments to retirees. How do gubernatorial candidates Allen Alley and Chris Dudley plan to help pub

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 02/02/2010

Currency

Wheel Borrow

If people can take out loans on houses and cars, why not take them out on bikes?

  • By Laura Klairmont
  • Published 08/18/2009

Currency

Street Cents

As it turns out, the money the Portland Bureau of Transportation received from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act only equals 1.25 Raef LaFrentzes.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 07/20/2009

Currency

Earth and Money

Dan Weldon, Portland's first ecobanker, can help you save the earth and your money with the GreenStreet Lending Initiative.

  • Published 05/19/2009

Economy

Green Machine

With economic stimulus dollars up for grabs, a gubernatorial strike force of Portland power players has a comeback plan.

  • By Ted Katauskas
  • Published 05/19/2009

Economy

The Bounceback

Earlier this year Oregon became ground zero for economists Joel Kotkin and Richard Florida's bickering. Forbes columnist, Kotkin, and Florida, his longtime adversary in regional-economics punditry, hash out what will save Portland's economy.

  • By Camela Raymond
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

12 Revolutionary Companies

Transforming the city that works (and yes, they're hiring.)

  • By Sally Powers
  • Published 05/19/2009

Sustainability

The Color of Money

For Portland to create a major green economy, we’ll need an influx of bucks and brains.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

Commerce

Safe House

Oregon's credit unions don't need a bailout—they're staying afloat on their own.

  • By Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009
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