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Dec 12, 2016, 13:07 ET Oregon Bankers Association Presents 2016 Community Applause Award to Sybaris Bistro

The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA), in partnership with the Independent Community Banks of Oregon (ICBO) and OregonBusiness magazine, has...


Jul 20, 2016, 16:38 ET OBA Presents Presidential Award and Frank E. Brawner Advocacy Award at Annual Convention

At the Oregon Bankers Association's (OBA) 111th Anniversary Convention in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho last week, Becky Kindle, chair of the OBA Bank...


Jul 19, 2016, 13:42 ET Oregon Bankers Association Inducts Rick Roby into Hall of Fame

 The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) inducted Rick A. Roby, president and CEO, Premier Community Bank, into the Oregon Bankers Hall of Fame...


Dec 10, 2015, 14:41 ET Oregon Bankers Association Presents 2015 Community Applause Award to Hydro Flask

 The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA), in partnership with the Independent Community Banks of Oregon (ICBO) and OregonBusiness magazine,...


Feb 09, 2015, 17:42 ET Oregon Bankers Association Releases Report on Economic and Social Impact of Oregon's Banks

In a recent survey conducted by the Oregon Bankers Association (OBA), Oregon banks reported annual charitable contributions and community...


Dec 15, 2014, 14:05 ET Oregon Bankers Association Presents 2014 Community Applause Awards to PacificSource Health Plans and Florence Dental Clinic

 The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA), in partnership with the Independent Community Banks of Oregon (ICBO) and OregonBusiness magazine,...


Sep 25, 2014, 13:26 ET State of Oregon Report Finds Oregon Bankers are Top Reporters of Substantiated Elder Financial Abuse Allegations

 In a report released two weeks ago by the Office of Adult Abuse Prevention and Investigations (OAAPI), a shared service between the Department...


Jun 24, 2014, 18:26 ET Oregon Bankers Association Inducts John Hancock into Hall of Fame

The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) inducted John Hancock, partner, Moss Adams LLP, into the Oregon Bankers Hall of Fame during its Annual...


Oct 21, 2013, 19:49 ET OBA President and CEO Linda Navarro Elected Chair of Alliance of Bankers Associations; Joins American Bankers Association Board of Directors

At the American Bankers Association's (ABA) annual convention held October 19-22 in New Orleans, Linda Navarro, president and CEO of the Oregon...


Jul 19, 2013, 18:58 ET Oregon Bankers Association Inducts Hal Brown into Hall of Fame

 The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) inducted Hal Brown, chief executive officer of Pacific Continental Bank, into the Oregon Bankers Hall of...


Jun 06, 2013, 16:45 ET Joint Statement on Oregon Supreme Court MERS Rulings

 The following is being released by Oregon Bankers Association, Oregon Mortgage Bankers Association, Independent Community Banks of Oregon,...


Apr 09, 2013, 13:31 ET Oregon Bankers Association Releases Data on Bank Lending and Charitable Contributions Made in Oregon

Small business lending in Oregon increases In a recent survey conducted by the Oregon Bankers Association, Oregon banks reported annual...


Dec 17, 2012, 11:56 ET Oregon Bankers Association Presents the 2012 Community Applause Awards to Dutch Bros. Coffee and Starker Forests, Inc.

The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA), in partnership with the Independent Community Banks of Oregon (ICBO) and OregonBusiness magazine, recently...


Jul 31, 2012, 12:57 ET Oregon Bankers Association Inducts Ron May and Patti Moss into Hall of Fame

 The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) inducted Ron May, director of Capital Pacific Bank, and Patti Moss, vice chair and former president and...


Jul 16, 2012, 17:56 ET OBA Membership Elects New Directors and Officers at Annual Meeting

The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) recently elected its 2012-2013 board officers and new directors during its annual meeting on July...


May 25, 2012, 12:23 ET Oregon Bankers Association Celebrates Small Business Week with Tips on Obtaining Loans from Oregon Banks

In honor of National Small Business Week (May 20-26), the Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) has issued tips to help small business acquire a loan...


May 02, 2012, 18:01 ET Bank of Eastern Oregon Brings OBA-Endorsed EverFi Financial Literacy Program to Local High Schools

Bank of Eastern Oregon, headquartered in Heppner, Ore., has announced an initiative to bring financial literacy education to high schools in...


Apr 16, 2012, 17:58 ET OBA Recognizes Oregon Bankers During National Volunteer Week

 In observance of National Volunteer Week, the Oregon Bankers ...


Mar 05, 2012, 14:58 ET Oregon Governor Proclaims April 24, 2012 "Teach Children to Save Day"

Bankers across the state set out to help build the next generation of savers Oregon Governor John A. Kitzhaber has officially proclaimed...


Feb 29, 2012, 16:19 ET Summit Bank CEO Appointed to FDIC Advisory Committee on Community Banking

Ann Marie Mehlum Named One of 15 Community Bankers to serve on Key FDIC Committee Ann Marie Mehlum, president and CEO of Summit Bank,...


Dec 13, 2011, 20:10 ET Oregon Bankers Association Presents the 2011 Community Applause Awards to Isler CPA and Sherm's Thunderbird Discount Markets and Food 4 Less

The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA), in partnership with the Independent Community Banks of Oregon (ICBO) and OregonBusiness magazine, recently...


Aug 02, 2011, 13:03 ET BancSource Announces Name Change

BancSource, Inc., the wholly‐owned subsidiary of the Oregon Bankers Association, this week announced its official corporate name change to...


Jul 13, 2011, 14:31 ET Oregon Bankers Association Inducts Randy Proctor and Lark Wysham into Hall of Fame

The Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) inducted former Clackamas County Bank President Randy Proctor and Citizen Bank's Lark Wysham into the Oregon...


Jun 15, 2011, 12:28 ET Oregon Banking Community Recognizes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

In recognition of June 15th as "World Elder Abuse Awareness Day," the Oregon Bankers Association (OBA) is offering tips on how to identify and...


Apr 14, 2011, 12:00 ET Oregon Bankers Association Releases Data on Small Business Loans and Charitable Contributions Made in Oregon

Despite economic downturn, bank lending and giving see increase In a recent survey conducted by the Oregon Bankers Association, OBA member banks...