The 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon 2014

BY KIM MOORE

Proud, diverse and underpaid.

Pride in their organizations’ mission, fairness in the treatment of women and ethnic minorities, flexible work schedules — these are just a handful of workplace characteristics that employees of this year’s 100 Best Nonprofits appreciate about their organizations.

Grape Expectations

Well-financed outsiders from France and California are buying up vineyards and wineries in the Willamette Valley.

Knight Vision

BY VIVIAN MCINERNY

Travis Knight wants to release a movie a year. Can he pull it off?

Downtime

BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

I’m not very interesting,” says a modest Ray Di Carlo, CEO and executive producer of Bent Image Labs, an animation and visual effects studio.

Constant Contact

BY AMY MILSHTEIN

To prevent burnout, companies are banning email and after-hours communications. But is the 24-hour workday here to stay?

Published in Categories Tech

Powerlist: Law Firms

BY KIM MOORE

A conversation with leading partners at law firms in Portland and eastern Oregon, followed by October’s powerlist.

True Blood

BY JOE ROJAS-BURKE

Antibiotics really aren’t magic bullets.

The Backstory

In our cover story this month, Wendy Collie, CEO of New Seasons Market, and Kim Malek, owner of Salt & Straw, discuss their rapidly growing businesses and Portland’s red hot food scene. The conversation provides an interesting lens through which to explore trends in the grocery store and restaurant sectors.