Tag: Chamber of Commerce

  • Ego Accessories

    Ego Accessories

    The third West Linn Cash Mob event was a success.  We assembled at the West Linn Central Village and “mobbed” Ego Accessories.  This store is the destination for unique gifts –  hats, scarves, handbags, jewelry, whimsical gifts and everything sparkly.  It’s a small business  owned by a Pam Pesetti, who is also a resident of West Linn.   […]

  • Mountain Toppers Yogurt

    Mountain Toppers Yogurt

    Mountain Toppers Yogurt was the second recipient of the West Linn cash mob.  It was a very timely treat on a hot July day.  This is a small business owned by the Stewarts and we are very happy they have joined our community!  If you would like to visit them, they are located at 21530 […]

  • West Linn Cash Mob – July 14, 2012

    West Linn Cash Mob – July 14, 2012

    It’s time for our second cash mob event!  In case you missed the first one, it was a great success!  Our second cash mob event will target a small business in the Cascade Summit Shopping Center.  Take a few minutes out of your Saturday and give a struggling business a boost!  As a bonus – […]

  • Op-Ed Cash Mob

    Op-Ed Cash Mob

    Published in the West Linn Tidings We have all felt the impacts of the recent downturn in the economy and you might even know someone who is struggling to survive – the number of job losses, underwater mortgages, stricter budgets, higher gas prices, etc. The Recession has taken its toll across all sectors of the […]

  • West Linn Cash Mob – June 9, 2012

    West Linn Cash Mob – June 9, 2012

      Let’s face it, the economic downturn has hurt many of our local businesses.   It may seem like we are in a recovery, however, our local businesses have been deeply impacted and they need our help more than ever. Meeting Date: June 9, 2012 – 2:00PMMeeting Location: Robinwood Shopping Center Parking Lot (Near Hwy. 43 […]

  • New Jobs in West Linn

    New Jobs in West Linn

    Today, West Linn gained 75 new jobs.  A new Walmart Neighborhood Marketplace opened its doors in the Robinwood Shopping Center.  Opening ceremonies started at 7:30am with the help of our local Boy Scout Troop, West Linn High School Band and Cheerleaders, West Linn Chamber of Commerce, and various elected officials.  During the ceremony, Walmart also […]

  • West Linn Chamber Meet & Greet

    West Linn Chamber Meet & Greet

    This morning we had a great meet and greet at Bullseye Coffee Company with local West Linn businesses.  Candidate for Secretary of State Knute Buehler held a town hall meeting addressing the needs for West Linn and Oregon.  Also present were State Representative Julie Parrish, and candidate for  for 5th Congressional District Karen Bowerman.   Lots […]

  • West Linn Chamber of Commerce Event

    West Linn Chamber of Commerce Event

    Friday evening the West Linn Chamber of Commerce held a fundraiser auction event.  I had the chance to speak with lots of great business owners about their impressions of West Linn and how we could improve the economic climate.  The vast majority of our businesses in West Linn are small family owned businesses.  We need […]

  • Thomas Frank For Council

    Thomas Frank For Council

    Thomas Frank has lived in West Linn with his wife since 2004.  His interest in participating on city government boards came about in 2006 as a result of wanting to help the city of West Linn during a period of crisis.  Since then, his citizen involvement has enhanced the strength and transparency our city government […]