OregonSaves Rolls Out - Offer a retirement plan for employees? If not...You better get up to speed.

July 11th, 2017

The Oregon State Treasury is launching a new program called OregonSaves that may impact your business, clients, and members.

OregonSaves is a simple and convenient way for workers to save for retirement. It allows them to save a part of each paycheck through payroll deductions facilitated by their employer and invest their savings in professionally-managed investment options in a Roth individual retirement account. The account is also portable, allowing them to take it with them from job to job.

Any business with employees that does not sponsor a qualified retirement plan* will need to register to facilitate OregonSaves for its employees. The registration process is designed to be simple in order to limit any burden on employers. Employers can choose to offer their own retirement plans to some or all of their employees instead of participating in the program.

The program is scheduled to roll out in phases, and the State will let employers know when their phase will begin. The deadlines for employers to register to facilitate are as follows:

• An employer employing 100 or more employees: November 15, 2017
• An employer employing 50 to 99 employees: May 15, 2018
• An employer employing 20 to 49 employees: December 15, 2018
• An employer employing 10 to 19 employees: May 15, 2019
• An employer employing 5 to 9 employees: November 15, 2019
• An employer employing 4 or fewer employees: May 15, 2020 (more…)

Categories

Announcements Business Advocacy Community News & What's Happening! Letters from the President

100 Strong Paint Day June 24

May 5th, 2017

Rolling up our sleeves and getting a little dirty for a wonderful cause!

Volunteer Leadership Job Description

Full size 100 Promo pdf

Categories

Announcements Events Letters from the President Uncategorized

2017 Action Plan

January 18th, 2017

What are we going to do for you in 2017?

This morning, the Chamber board of directors adopted the following Action Plan. This resulted out of the November planning session and subsequent staff work to implement their vision in to measurable and specific goals.

action-plan-sutter999-123rf

Categories

Announcements Business Advocacy Community News & What's Happening! Letters from the President Uncategorized

100 Strong Purse Collection for PHC is BACK!

October 24th, 2016

This year’s big audacious goal is 500+ purses!

purses

Flier & Details

Please join us by donating your used purses, make up bags and all kinds of toiletries!

Project Homeless Connect is January 27th and we will collect up to January 20, 2017.

Categories

Announcements Community News & What's Happening! Leadership Beaverton Letters from the President Uncategorized

Leadership Beaverton 2016 - Beaverton Awareness Day

March 25th, 2016

Leadership Beaverton 2016 Class Project Announced – Beaverton Awareness Day

lb2016Fox

 

The Class of 2016 is launching Beaverton Awareness Day May 14

#GiveBackBeaverton

Categories

Announcements Community News & What's Happening! Events Leadership Beaverton Letters from the President Uncategorized

Clarno receives 10-year accreditation ACE from WACE

February 9th, 2016

In her 17th year as President & CEO of the Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerce earns reaccrediation

ACE

Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Lorraine Clarno, ACE was recognized for renewing her Accredited Chamber Executive (ACE) status at the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.) annual conference in Burlingame, CA.

The ACE designation is awarded to only those chamber executives who meet stringent criteria set by the association

Categories

Announcements Leadership Beaverton Letters from the President Uncategorized

Business Advocacy Council and Board Release 2015 Legislative Agendas

January 7th, 2015

New Year…New Business Priorities are Released

priorities

Categories

Announcements Business Advocacy Letters from the President Uncategorized

2014 IMPACT*Beaverton Business Walk - Community Report

June 3rd, 2014

Categories

Business Advocacy Community News & What's Happening! Events Letters from the President Uncategorized


2014 Primary Candidate Endorsements Announced

March 26th, 2014

Your Candidate Endorsement Council Announces Pro-Business Candidates for May 2014 Primary

vote2014

Beaverton City Council Position No. 1 – Lacey Beaty

Beaverton City Council Position No.

Categories

Business Advocacy Leadership Beaverton Letters from the President Uncategorized

Beaverton: OPEN FOR BUSINESS

October 9th, 2013

Development 101 – Demystifying the Development Process

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Open for Business has been cancelled at this time. We will be rescheduling as soon as we are able. Apologies!

puzzleObjective: Navigating the pathway & connecting the pieces to successful business development

 

Whether you have need for a new sign on the outside of your storefront, are looking to do major business remodeling or redevelopment, or are considering a multi-million dollar development in Beaverton, this workshop will connect with the right people, introduce you to the decision makers, and give you a pathway to expedient and efficient development success.
(more…)

Categories

Announcements Business Advocacy Events Letters from the President