Joe Carmichael on Lending for Small Businesses
Joe Carmichael, assistant vice president and commercial banking officer, talks with KVAL Western Oregon Living host JR Jackson about lending for small businesses and the value of community banks.
Kristy Weaver on our new vancouver office
Kristy Weaver, senior vice president and relationship banking manager, joined AM Northwest to talk about how Pacific Continental Bank's new office in downtown Vancouver meets the needs of clients and staff. She also talks about how her team of bankers is committed to giving clients a personal experience to meet all their banking needs. Learn more about our new office in Vancouver, WA.
Nathan Sackett on Teaching Children to Save
Nathan Sackett, commercial banking manager and senior vice president, joined New Day Northwest to talk about the importance of learning to save from an early age through the Teach Children to Save program. Nathan's daughter Charlotte also talked about her family's approach to saving. To learn more about Pacific Continental Bank's community impact, visit our Giving with Heart page.
JOCELYN LANE ON OUR RECENT ACQUISITION OF FOUNDATION BANK
Jocelyn Lane, president of the Puget Sound market, joined New Day Northwest to talk about Pacific Continental Bank's recent acquisition of Bellevue-based Foundation Bank. Jocelyn discussed the benefits to clients and to the community as a result of the acquisition, including a wider range of personal, business and nonprofit banking services. Click here to learn more about this news.
Nick Anderson on the Benefits of Social Enterprises
Nonprofit organizations looking to boost their budget might consider setting up a social enterprise, but, many don't know how to do it. Nick Anderson, senior vice president and relationship banking officer at Pacific Continental Bank, and Donald Summers from Altruist Partners, shared how nonprofits may succeed. Learn more about how we may help with banking services for your nonprofit or other business. For more information, read our white paper titled Social Enterprise: An Alternative Funding Strategy.
Charlotte Boxer on Portland Real Estate Trends in 2017
Home prices continue to rise in the Portland area, but will that trend continue? Charlotte Boxer, executive vice president and director of commercial real estate at Pacific Continental Bank, joined AM Northwest to discuss real estate in the Portland area and what we can expect to see happen in the year ahead. For more information, visit our Business Financing page.
Dan Bogart on the Puget Sound Aerospace Industry
Dan Bogart, senior vice president and commercial banking manager, knows first-hand that the aerospace industry plays a major role in Washington State's economy. Dan joins KING5's New Day Northwest to discuss how he's tracking the industry's effects on smaller businesses and individuals, with interesting results. Watch his video for important insights into the aerospace industry's economic impact on the Puget Sound region's economic growth. For more information on our wide range of expertise and services for businesses, visit Who We Serve.
Bob Harding on the Value of Community Banks
Oregon Governor Kate Brown proclaimed October 10-14, 2016, as Community Bank Week in Oregon. Bob Harding, greater Portland market president, talked with KATU's AM Northwest about the value that community banks bring to their clients and the community at-large.
DENISE GHAZAL ON ENERGIZING AND ENGAGING YOUR EMPLOYEES
Denise Ghazal, president of the Greater Eugene market, talks with KPNW about the ways companies can move beyond just salary and benefits to make sure staff is energized and engaged. Making sure that all employees are engaged and focused is a critical responsibility of business leaders and keeping that engagement and focus comes down to developing and nurturing community involvement.
Debra Holland on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Debra Holland, vice president and relationship banking officer, joins New Day Northwest to discuss the importance of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and how your business can start a CSR program. For more information on getting started, read our white paper in the business development series on The Importance of Corporate Social Responsibility.
Kristen Connor on the benefits of sustainability in the workplace
Kristen Connor, senior vice president and relationship banking officer, talks with AM Northwest about how greening your business isn't just positive for the environment, it's also good for your company, employees and customers. Read more about sustainability in the workplace in our recent blog post "Saving Green By Going Green."