Pub Talk to feature AHA! CEO Betsy Henning

By The Columbian April 10, 2014 5:54 p.m.

Vancouver — Betsy Henning, founder and CEO of the Vancouver-based marketing and communications firm AHA! , will offer advice on what it takes to "unleash your brand value" at Clark County PubTalk on Tuesday at the Fort Vancouver Artillery Barracks, 600 East Hatheway Road.

Clark County business briefing

April 6, 2014 6 a.m.

The Columbian welcomes submissions about Clark County residents or businesses, as well as regional business events. Information must be received by noon of the Tuesday preceding the intended Sunday publication date. Send to or fax 360-735-4598. Sales awards are not published.

Clark County business briefing

By The Columbian March 30, 2014 6 a.m.

People in business and new business news

Clark County business briefs

November 3, 2013 6 a.m.

People in the news, business news and new business news.

Jo-Ann Fabrics to open Hazel Dell store

By Cami Joner October 4, 2013 12:11 p.m.

Jo-Ann Fabric and Crafts confirmed Friday it plans to open a second Clark County store in February on the west side of town in the Totem Pole Shopping Center next to Starbucks in Hazel Dell.

Apartment complex planned for Columbia Tech Center

By Cami Joner October 2, 2013 2:10 p.m.

Plans are in the works to develop a 90-unit apartment complex on close to 20 acres in east Vancouver’s Columbia Tech Center mixed-use development, according to documents filed Wednesday with the city.

Capital One seeks to fill jobs at Tigard call center

September 26, 2013 4:53 p.m.

Capital One Financial Corp. will hold a job fair from noon to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in Lake Oswego, Ore., to recruit 120 associates for its call center in Tigard, Ore.

Former Cantwell, Baird aide hired by CREDC

August 22, 2013 6 a.m.

The Columbia River Economic Development Council has hired Kimberly Pincheira as manager of investor relations, the nonprofit jobs promoter and business recruiter said Wednesday.

State trims regional economists; Bailey stays

By The Columbian July 2, 2013 6 a.m.

The state Employment Security Department has reduced its regional economist positions by half, leaving six regional economists instead of 12.

Gallon of gasoline at $3.79 statewide, $3.77 in Oregon

By The Columbian July 2, 2013 6 a.m.

The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $3.79, with Vancouver's price at 1 cent lower than the state average. Motorists in Portland and throughout Oregon both pay an average of $3.77 per gallon.

Nautilus stock added to two indexes, closes up 19 cents

July 2, 2013 6 a.m.

Nautilus Inc., a Vancouver-based manufacturer of fitness equipment, said Monday that its stock has been added to the Russell Global and Russell 2000 indexes.

Chuck's to fill 120 jobs at two Clark County locations

June 22, 2013 6 a.m.

Chuck's Produce and Street Market is accepting applications through July 26 to hire up to 120 full- and part-time employees for its future Salmon Creek store and also is looking to add a few new employees to the staff of its Mill Plain Boulevard store.

PeaceHealth and UW Medicine agree to affiliate

By The Columbian May 21, 2013 2:44 p.m.

Vancouver-based PeaceHealth, which operates four medical centers in Washington and five in Oregon and Alaska, will form an alliance with academic hospital system University of Washington Medicine, the organizations announced today.

Riverview Bank to celebrate 90th anniversary Tuesday

By The Columbian May 17, 2013 6 a.m.

Vancouver-based Riverview Community Bank will celebrate its 90th anniversary on Tuesday. Customers are invited to visit any Riverview branch on that day for complimentary cake and refreshments.

4Q taxable retail sales reach $1.2 billion in county

By Cami Joner April 5, 2013 2:59 p.m.

Taxable retail sales increase