1,049 Participate in Hermiston’s Community Brand Survey

The City of Hermiston and Chamber of Commerce community survey to provide people who live and work in and around Hermiston the opportunity to answer questions about Hermiston’s strengths and the proposed “You Can GROW Here” community brand closed Sept. 19.   More than 1,000 people shared their thoughts by completing the survey at HermistonBrand.com…

Business Oregon Secures $450,000 to Help Small Businesses Reach Global Markets

Business Oregon, the state’s economic development agency, has secured $450,000 in federal grants to help small businesses export their products and services to international markets.   “Marketing Oregon’s products to the world starts with access,” said Governor Kate Brown. “These grants open the door for Oregon’s small businesses to markets around the globe.”   The…

Carr Joins GEODC

Greater Eastern Oregon Development Corporation (GEODC) is please to announce that Tillman Carr has join GEODC as Executive Director effective August 3, 2015. Tillman will oversee the activities of GEODC.   Tillman comes to GEODC with a long career in banking including 13 years as a bank examiner, 14 years with the Farm Credit System,…