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14 Oct 2005
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The Association of Washington Business [AWB] announced the winners of the 2014 Manufacturing Excellence Awards this week, and two Vancouver-based manufacturers have taken top honors.
Cadet Manufacturing, a family-owned maker of high-efficiency heaters, received the AWB Manufacturer of the Year Award. Tigerstop LLC, a manufacturer of automated positioning attachments for tools used on construction sites, was the recipient of the AWB Innovation Award.
The Southwest Washington Contractors Association (SWCA) has named Darcy Altizer as its new executive director. Altizer has been serving as VP of membership services for the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce (GVCC).
A learning experience. That is how both vineyard/winery owners and county officials seem to view the past few years, as they sought solutions that would encourage the development of wineries in the county while mitigating impacts to neighboring parcels. And, like many learning experiences, it was sometimes fraught with mistakes, misunderstandings and frustration. But Marty Snell, Clark County community development director, expects all of the county’s wineries (about 22 of them) to be completely...
Banner Bank, a Walla Walla-based financial institution with a branch in East Vancouver, is planning to open a new location in Salmon Creek.
Though a groundbreaking date has not been set, the new branch will be located at 500 NE 139th Street. It will be designed by Portland-based Myhre Group Architects.
Dianne Larsen, director of marketing and senior vice president for Banner Bank, said the decision to open a second branch in Southwest Washington was a strategic one.
25 years ago, Washington State University opened its Vancouver branch on the Clark College campus. From the very beginning, the university has been closely tied to Clark County’s business community, and those partnerships have grown even stronger over the last quarter-century.
WSU-Vancouver Chancellor Emile “Mel” Netzhammer joined the campus in July 2012, and has glowing praise for the relationsh...
A learning experience. That is how both vineyard/winery owners and county officials seem to view the past few years, as they sought solutions that would encourage the development of wineries in the county while mitigating impacts to neighboring parcels. And, like many learning experiences, it was sometimes fraught with mistakes, misunderstandings and frustration. But Marty Snell, Clark County comm...
Last Monday, Fuel Medical held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of their new company headquarters in downtown Camas. We stopped by to see what the medical management company’s new space has to offer.
Many restaurants and small businesses use a cash register and a separate terminal to handle sales, while another PC handles timecards and inventory management. But as the business grows, so does the need for a full-scale point of sale (POS) system. Such a system in a restaurant, for example, integrates everything from placing an order to a credit card swipe into one piece of equipment. But this ty...