An evening to celebrate community and business
This year, the Alliance honored Greg Ness, Chairman, President & CEO of StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. and Standard Insurance Company, with the William S. Naito Outstanding Service Award. From education and the arts, to science and philanthropy, Greg's impact can be seen from all corners of our community.
Watch the video below to hear what members of our community had to say about Greg.
Watch the video below to learn more about the history of the William S. Naito Outstanding Service Award.
During the event, we were joined by Gale Castillo, owner of Cascade Centers Inc. and interim executive director of the Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, who gave a keynote address and shared her story.
Since it’s founding, the @hmccoregon has helped 4,000 businesses start and grow, students achieve their dreams, and encouraged Latinos and Latinas to step up into leadership positions in our community. #bizleaders19 #wearepdxbiz #pbaevents pic.twitter.com/rUpqqp1quf— Portland Business Alliance (@PDX_BizAlliance) November 7, 2019
For more highlights from the evening, watch the slideshow below.