Clark County business calendar




Medicaid and more: Attorney Margaret Madison Phelan will present a seminar for Clark County seniors about paying for long-term care, 10 a.m. to noon. Free. * For location, necessary reservations, call 360-696-2069.

Business After Hours: Networking opportunities and Shop Local Business Showcase, 4-7 p.m. at Red Lion Hotel Vancouver at the Quay, 100 Columbia St. Sponsored by the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce. Cost is $5. * Chamber, 360-694-2588.


Southwest Washington Human Resources Management Association: Offering a study group for human resources professionals desiring a review course in preparation for the PHR/SPHR professional certification exam or who want to gain a broader understanding and overview of management. Study group meets 6-9 p.m. March 1 through April 19 at Dick Hannah Subaru conference room, 7407 N.E. Vancouver Plaza Drive. Cost is $125 members, $75 returning course participants, $200 others. * Contact Tracy Whitmore, 360-944-3364,; or Tami Harmon, 360-567-1321 or

Southwest Washington Human Resources Management Association: After-hours networking 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at La Costa, 4708 Thurston Way. * Reserve by noon to


International Economist: Alan Beaulieu, president of the Institute for Trend Research, will speak 7 to 10 a.m. at Hilton Vancouver Washington, 301 W. Sixth Street. $40, includes breakfast. Sponsored by RSV Building Solutions and the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce. * Register:

Networking workshop: A free workshop, Networking 4 Newbies, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at SoHo Marketing Institute, 953 Officers Row, presented by Veronika Noize, the Marketing Coach. Cost is $5-$10. Seating is limited. * Register:, 360-882-1298.


Southwest Washington Human Resources Management Association: March 13, 11:15 to 11:30 a.m. registration and lunch; 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. program, Settlement and Strategies and Agreements, at Royal Oaks, 8917 N.E. Fourth Plain Blvd. Cost is $25 member, $35 nonmember. * Reserve by March 11,

A Women’s Guide to Money Matters: March 15, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. presented by financial adviser Vicki Fitzsimmons at Edward Jones, 9901 N.E. Seventh Ave. Suite A102. * Reserve by calling Debbie, 360-573-6604.

Columbia River Economic Development Council presents Brandon Barnett, director of business innovation at Intel Labs, March 15, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive. Cost is $35 per person, $325 for table of 10. * Register at

The Columbian welcomes submissions about Clark County residents or businesses as well as regional business events. Information must be received by noon Tuesday preceding the intended Sunday publication date. Send to or fax 360-735-4491. Sales awards are not published.