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REDI to Host Annual Luncheon Virtually on Tuesday, May 26th

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REDI TO HOST ANNUAL LUNCHEON VIRTUALLY ON TUESDAY, MAY 26TH REDMOND, OR (May 15, 2020) – Redmond Economic Development, Inc. (REDI) is pleased to announce their 2020 Annual Luncheon will be held virtually on Tuesday, May 26th, featuring a keynote from New York Times Bestselling Author Zach Mercurio. REDI holds its Annual Luncheon each Spring discussing […]

EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast Episode #3

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EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast Episode #3 EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast updates the Central Oregon community with info and different resources that are available during this crisis. We realize there is no one-size-fits-all solution for your business, but we hope you walk away with some helpful tips. Episode #3 welcomes Jon Stark, Redmond Economic Development, Inc. (REDI) […]

EDCO Welcomes Don Myll As New Bend Area Director

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EDCO WELCOMES DON MYLL AS NEW BEND AREA DIRECTOR  BEND, OR (May 5, 2020) – Economic Development for Central Oregon (EDCO) is pleased to welcome the addition of Don Myll as Bend Area Director, effective immediately.   In his role, Don is responsible for supporting EDCO’s mission of creating a diversified local economy and a strong base of middle-class jobs in Central […]

EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast Episode #2

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EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast Episode #2 EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast updates the Central Oregon community with info and different resources that are available during this crisis. We realize there is no one-size-fits-all solution for your business, but we hope you walk away with some helpful tips. Episode #2 welcomes Tom Schnell, Business Finance Officer with […]

There’s Good News, Too: Personalized Nutrients

There’s Good News, Too: Personalized Nutrients EDCO’s second video in the ‘There’s Good News, Too” series highlights another Central Oregon business working and pivoting through the COVID-19 crisis. Sisters-based Personalized Nutrients has seen an uptake in business during the COVID-19 crisis. Because of this, they’ve been able to hire on additional staff, are working hand […]

A note from EDCO’s CEO

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EDCO Friends, It can be said that the fallout from COVID-19 is as though each state in the nation is experiencing a class five hurricane at the same time, for weeks on end. With a steady stream of new stay at home measures, we know the impact to our economy is going to get worse before […]

EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast Episode #1

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EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast Episode #1 EDCO’s Resource Check-In Podcast updates the Central Oregon community with info and different resources that are available during this crisis. We realize there is no one-size-fits-all solution for your business, but we hope you walk away with some helpful tips. Episode #1 welcomes EDCO CEO Roger Lee and EDCO […]

There’s Good News, Too: Humm Kombucha

There’s Good News, Too: Humm Kombucha EDCO’s launched a series of quick videos highlighting local companies working and pivoting through the COVID-19 crisis. Humm Kombucha was in the middle of launching a new game-changing product when the COVID-19 crisis hit. Hear from CEO Jamie Danek on how the company has been able to pivot in […]

Bend-Redmond Ranked #1 Best Performing Small City For An Unprecedented Four Consecutive Years

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MILKEN INSTITUTE RANKS BEND-REDMOND MSA #1 BEST PERFORMING SMALL CITY AN UNPRECEDENTED FOUR YEARS IN A ROW #1 FIVE-YEAR WAGE GROWTH, #2 FIVE-YEAR JOB GROWTH BEND, OR (February 28, 2020) – Los Angeles-based Milken Institute released its 2020 yearly findings to the Best Performing Small Cities study, naming the Bend-Redmond MSA the Best Performing Small City […]

2020 EDCO Annual Luncheon February 13 featuring Lindsey Pollak

2020 EDCO ANNUAL LUNCHEON: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH FEATURING NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR &  MULTIGENERATIONAL WORKPLACE EXPERT LINDSEY POLLAK BEND, OR (January 28, 2019) – Economic Development for Central Oregon (EDCO) will host its Annual Luncheon on Thursday, February 13, 2020, from 11:00 – 1:30 pm at The Riverhouse on the Deschutes. Tickets and tables can be […]