Up Close With Travis Newton

Current job: Real Estate Broker in Washington/Oregon.

Proudest professional moment: Acquiring enough rental real estate for a client for them to retire eight years early.

First job: Mowing lawns.

Fun fact: In college, I donated plasma three days a week as a job.

Favorite spot on a Saturday night: Lake Mayfield.

Favorite movie: Dumb and Dumber.

Music of choice: Depends on my mood, I like it all!

Favorite place to eat: Brew pubs.

Motto/Inspirational quote: “So, you’re telling me there’s a chance!” -Lloyd



Joanna Yorke is the managing editor of the Vancouver Business Journal. She has worked in the journalism field since 2010 after graduating from the Edward R. Murrow College of Communication at Washington State University in Pullman. Yorke worked at The Reflector Newspaper in Battle Ground for six years and then worked at and helped start ClarkCountyToday.com.