Clark County business calendar

By Mary Ricks, Columbian News Assistant




Networking for business owners: All business owners welcome, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Chase, 1205 Broadway. All business owners will have an opportunity to speak. Light refreshments will be served. Register: 360-750-3010.

Southwest Washington Human Resources Management Association: 11:30 a.m., lunch and program, Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 N.E. Fourth Plain Road. Cost is $25-$35. Topic: HR As A Business Partner. Register:


Next Level Networking: “Relationship Based Marketing” led by Jeff Harvey, president/CEO of Burgerville — Holland Inc., 7:30-9 a.m. at Educational Service District 112, Pacific Room, 2500 N.E. 65th Ave. Members, $5. Sponsored by Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce. or 360-694-2588.

Landlord Study Hall: Free monthly forum for rental property owners to learn more about landlord-tenant law, 6:30-8 p.m., Our Lady of Sorrows Parish Center, 5239 S.E. Woodstock Blvd., Portland. Topic: Inspections — important at move-in and move-out and during a tenancy. Reservations: or 503-772-8825.


Business marketing teleclass: Mastering the marketing mindset in a free teleclass, 4-5 p.m., presented by Veronika Noize, the Marketing Coach. Reservations:, 360-882-1298.


East Vancouver Business Association: June NetEvent with speaker Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler, 7:30 a.m. at Camas Meadows, 4105 N.E. Camas Meadows Drive, Camas. Cost is $5-$10.


Columbia River Economic Development Council: Steve Sliwa, former CEO of Insitu, will speak on “Growing Local: The Rapid Growth & Success of Insitu,” 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 19, Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive. $35 per person, $325 for table of 10. Register:, 360-567-3181.

Financial seminars: Vicki Fitzsimmons of Edward Jones Investments will give information about fixed income, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. June 21, 9901 N.E. Seventh Ave., Suite A102. Upcoming seminars include: o July 19: Foundations of Investing. o Aug. 16: How to Raise a Money-Smart Child. Register: Debbie, 360-573-6604.

Money management for women: Angela Dockum, a financial adviser with Waddell & Reed, presents a free educational seminar, “Money Management: A Woman’s Perspective,” 6 p.m. June 20 at Waddell & Reed, 16219 S.E. 12th St., Suite 203. Reservations: or 360-694-1266, ext. 131.

Fundraising seminar: The Association of Fundraising Professionals will host a free information session on the Certified Fund Raising Executive designation, for professional fundraisers, 5:30 p.m. June 20, Oregon State University Foundation, 707 S.W. Washington St., Suite 500, Portland. AFP will offer a five-session CFRE prep course series from July 25 through Aug. 22. Course is $60 for members, $120 others. Register:, or 360-256-5590.

Summer education series: Topic of summer seminar series, sponsored by Johnson Bixby & Associates, LLC, is long-term care insurance, 2 and 6:30 p.m. June 21, at 3201 Main St. Becky Wehril will make a presentation and answer questions. Space is limited. Free; registration required: or 360-695-1795.

Vancouver SCORE: “Your Business — Plan It, Start It, Grow It,” a full-day seminar to get your business off the ground, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 23 at Clark College Columbia Tech Center, Corporate Learning Center, Room 337, 18700 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd. Topics include building a business plan, understanding your market, financing alternatives. Cost, $85., 360-699-1079.

Business After Hours: Meet business professionals in a relaxed, social setting for networking, 5-7 p.m. June 26 at Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 N.E. Fourth Plain Road. Door prizes. Cost: $10 for members, $30 others. Sponsored by the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce. Register: 360-694-2588.

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 Monday publication date. Send to or fax 360-735-4491.