Education AM – April 1

Please join the East Portland Chamber for a Education AM at CherryWood Village. Jim Teasley with SendOutCards will be presenting a discussion on Gratitude Marketing. Jim Teasley | SendOutCards April 1st | 7:30-9:00am CherryWood Village 1417 SE 107th Ave | MAP I practice, and teach, Gratitude Marketing. I teach everyone to “give to give,” not […]

Portland’s Proposed “Ban the Box” Ordinance

Dear EPCC Members, This is an email sent by the Portland Business Alliance: On Wednesday, March 25, Mayor Charlie Hales will hold a first reading on an ordinance that may significantly impact your business’ hiring practices. We have significant concerns with the proposal and are asking members to consider testifying at Portland City Council on […]


EPCC members: We received the communication below from the Oregon Chamber of Commerce that actively follows the legislative activities with chamber members’ interests in mind.  We are sharing it with you so that if you would like to express your opinion about this bill (HB 2386) to your representative.  A call or an email from […]

Shirley Craddick Addresses the East Portland Chamber of Commerce

EPCC GEAC meeting March 11, 2015 Metro Councilor Shirley Craddick Sponsor minute from Oregonians Credit Union. The featured business district was 82nd Avenue of Roses business association, presented by Richard Keily, president. He gave examples of how the BA has been working with the residential coalition to improve the image of 82nd Avenue. Kevin Minkoff […]

Chamber Day at the State Capitol

The Oregon State Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Chamber Day at the State Capitol in Salem. Date: April 1, 2015 Time: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM PDT Who Should Attend: The day is designed for Chamber Executives and Chamber staff, Board Chairs and Vice-Chairs and Chairs of the Chambers’ Public Policy Committee or PAC […]

Government & Economic Affairs AM | March 11th

Please join the East Portland Chamber for our next Government & Economic Affairs AM where Shirley Craddick, Metro Councilor, will be presenting. March 11th | 7:30-9:00am Adventist Medical Center Lower Level, Education Room B 10123 SE Market St | MAP Sworn into office on Jan. 4, 2011, Metro Councilor Shirley Craddick represents District 1, which […]

SpeedPro Imaging | March 2015 Member Spotlight

Opened in September 2014, SpeedPro Imaging is a large format print studio that specializes in event graphics, tradeshow items, wall murals, window applications, vehicle wraps and other projects that require large dynamic graphic solutions. Co-owners Justin Hansen and Rod Carlson come from a deep background in the print industry and seek to utilize that knowledge […]

2015 EPCC Golf Tournament

Support the voice of East Portland by joining us for our 8th Annual Golf Tournament. Golfers can enjoy a full day of golf on a world class golf course with awesome prizes for the top three teams and challenge winners. June 19, 2015 8:00am Registration 8:30am Shotgun Start Glendoveer Golf Course 14015 NE Glisan St […]

Good News from the Portland Bureau of Labor Statistics!

Generally good economic news lately! Preliminary Bureau of Labor Statistics employment estimates have the Portland region growing faster than most of the US.  The unemployment rate declined by almost half a percentage point over the last 12 months to 6.4 percent.  We’re seeing a broad based economic recovery with job growth across almost every major […]