Goodwill boutique now open in Lake Oswego
Goodwill Industries of the Columbia Willamette (GICW) has opened a Goodwill boutique in Lake Oswego, featuring designer and edgy apparel, classic jewelry, housewares and art at less than retail prices.
Expect high-end brands, says Public Relations Manager Dale Emanuel, such as Burberry, Chanel, Tori Burch, Kate Spade, William Rast, Versace, Armani, St. John, Trina Turk, Lord & Taylor, Christian Dior and Coach. Revenue raised by the sale of donations goes directly to fund Goodwill's free job service programs, Emanuel says.
The store is located at 17150 Lower Boones Ferry Road in Lake Oswego. Hours are 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.
Mary's Woods to host job fair Nov. 10
Mary's Woods will host a job fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Nov. 10 in the Mt. Hood dining room in the Provincial House, 17400 Holy Names Drive, Lake Oswego. Attendees are asked to bring resumes.
At the event, job seekers will learn about Mary's Woods' culture and why the company is recognized as one of Oregon's Best 100 Nonprofits to work for by Oregon Business magazine.
There are currently positions open in culinary/dietary fields, home services, health care and nursing, maintenance, housekeeping and food and beverage. Amazon gift cards will be raffled off every hour, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Learn more online at www.maryswoods.org/careers.
American Association of Individual Investors to meet in Portland
The Portland chapter of the American Association of Individual Investors invites the public to a presentation led by retired CPA Ron Jones on "Income Tax Reform Update: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act."
Jones will share how the new tax laws can affect your investments and how to better position your portfolio in the new tax environment. A second presentation on "Information Sharing Revolution for Investing" will follow, led by Frank Petrillo and Andy Prophet.
The presentation will take place beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the East Portland Community Center, 740 S.E. 106th Ave. in Portland. Cost is $15 per person online at www.aaii.com/localchapters or $20 at the door.
Garden Time to broadcast 500th episode Nov. 17
Garden Time, the popular television show produced by Gustin Creative Group — based in Lake Oswego and owned by Jeff and Therese Gustin — will broadcast its 500th episode at 9 a.m. on Nov. 17 on KPDX Fox 12 Plus. The show is also broadcast at 8:30 a.m. on KEVU Eugene and 8 a.m. on KWVT in Salem.
Currently in its 13th season, Garden Time continues each Saturday through Nov. 24. Learn more online at www.GardenTime.tv.
Hough joins Radiant Relief Pain Centres
Mark Hough of Vancouver, Wash., has been named chief financial officer of Portland-based Radiant Relief Pain Centres. The chronic pain clinic is currently expanding and plans to open storefronts throughout the U.S.
Hough brings nearly 30 years of experience in financial planning and modeling, budgeting, financial reporting and cash flow management to the position. He most recently served as CFO for Day Wireless Systems in Portland and has also held lead roles in financial operations for Nautilus of Vancouver, Wash., where he managed internal audits and Sarbanes-Oxley control testing in five countries, and Daimler AG of Portland.
He specializes in the financial, administrative and human resources build-outs for start-up and growth companies, as well as creating best financial business practices and policies.
For more information, visit www.radiantpainrelief.com.
Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce officials are looking for local business leaders interested in advocating for or against policies at the state Capitol in Salem.
The Chamber Grassroots Partnership is a collaboration between chamber executives around the state. The program helps to identify key industry voices to speak with authority on business-related issues and explain the impact of the issues on economic growth.
Business people interested in being considered for the role should contact Lake Oswego Chamber CEO Keith Dickerson at 503-636-3634.
Art of Makeup now enrolling for 2019
The Art of Makeup is now enrolling students in programs scheduled to begin on Jan. 7, 2019. The certification programs include the Master Class, Fashion Makeup Artistry and Multimedia Master Makeup Artist.
Chamber meetings coming up:
The Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce will hold a networking meeting at 8 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 9, at Home Instead Senior Care, 4850 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, Suite 302, in Portland. Other upcoming events include:
• Wednesday, Nov. 14: A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at 5:45 p.m. at Body in Balance to celebrate the company's 20th year in business and the grand opening of its office at 7360 S.W. Hunziker St., Suite 203, in Tigard.
• Thursday, Nov. 15: A special multi-chamber networking session will be held at 7:30 a.m. at Costco, 7850 S.W. Dartmouth Road in Tigard.
• Thursday, Nov. 15: A ribbon-cutting ceremony and Open House will be held at 5:45 p.m. at The Lash Lounge, 365 Second St. in Lake Oswego.
• Friday, Nov. 16: A networking session will be held at 8 a.m. at U-Haul, 7100 S.W. McEwan Road in Tualatin.
Downtown LO Business Committee to meet
The Downtown LO Business Committee will meet at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce office, 459 Third St. All downtown business people are invited to attend.
— The Review