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How the Clymb is Changing the Rugged Outdoor Gear Market

Portland's breakout online fitness and adventure retailer offers top gear at huge discounts.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 07/20/2015
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VENTURES

How One Start-Up Star Plots Portland’s Tech Future

A digital archiving start-up joins the big leagues—complete with the requisite office kegerator.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 04/27/2015
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VENTURES

The Pay-What-You-Want Idea That Could Change Charity

Allow customers to pay what they want, and give to charity? Generous wants your money.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 04/02/2015
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VENTURES

A Forward-Thinking Bank President in the Era of Mobile Deposits

A Wells Fargo president’s journey from the deposits counter to the corner office

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 11/03/2014
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VENTURES

Are Semi Trucks Portland's Most Visible Product?

Freightliner’s chief looks to keep America (and Portland manufacturing) rolling.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 09/02/2014
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VENTURES

Portland's Friendly Real Estate Renegade

How Jenelle Isaacson and Living Room Realty are putting people first.

  • By Caitlin Feldman
  • Published 04/02/2014
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VENTURES

Taking the Start-Up Scene from PDX to Gaza

Pierced, tattooed, and driven, Tom Sperry goes rogue in the world of Portland investing.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 03/03/2014
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VENTURES

How Chirpify is Cashing in on Twitter

Mobilizing hashtags as instant digital payments, one local company is mashing up social media and marketing.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 01/02/2014
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RAINMAKER

Access Code

How Michelle Rowley's Code Scouts is launching women into programing careers

  • By Caitlin Feldman
  • Published 12/02/2013
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BUSINESS

Apartment Therapy

Portland development firm CE John builds a new kind of rental, with high design and history in mind.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 11/01/2013
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PORTLAND BUSINESS

Pendleton's Main Man Mark Korros

A new CEO helps the Pacific Northwest's woolen empire balance future-thinking fashion and loyalty to the past.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 09/03/2013
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RAINMAKER

Marketing Business-to-Business Tools in Portland

At McClenahan Bruer, Kerry McClenahan masters selling tech to techies.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 08/01/2013
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Dayna McErlean's Portland Empire

How one woman transforms ramshackle spaces into business dynamos.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 07/01/2013
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RAINMAKER

Mining the Future

ESCO's John Dillon makes drilling quicker and more profitable

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 06/03/2013
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RAINMAKER

Babysitters of the Future

Start-up WeVillage gives modern parents better daycare choices.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 05/01/2013
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RAINMAKER: PROFILES IN PROFIT

TIE Oregon Fuels Portland Start-Ups

Nitin Rai gives local tech a kick in the pants.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 03/22/2013
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RAINMAKER: PROFILES IN PROFIT

Swift Collective's Profitable Playground

Big-time clients flock to the local digital marketing agency.

  • By Tamara Feingold
  • Published 02/19/2013
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RAINMAKER: PROFILES IN PROFIT

Cable Guy

A new leader hauls Warn Industries, the nation’s top winch maker, out of a rut.

  • By Ramona DeNies
  • Published 01/24/2013
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RAINMAKER: PROFILES IN PROFIT

Behind the Scenes with ADi's CEO Kate Ertmann

A local company animates how products really work.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 12/19/2012
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RAINMAKER: PROFILES IN PROFIT

Columbia Helicopters Turns to Nation Building

A local company moves beyond its logging roots to help troops in Afghanistan.

  • By Will Lambeth
  • Published 11/21/2012
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