“After Hours” Xmas Lights Party Save the Date

SAVE THE DATE: Join us once again this year Tuesday December 8 after work Mackenzie (Architecture, Engineering, Design, Planning) 1515 SE Water Ave #100, Portland, OR 97214 Food, drink, raffle prizes, plus Portland’s famous lights
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The Story of Pendleton Woolen Mills in Japan

Mort Bishop III, President of Pendleton Woolen Mills, one of the longest running family operated businesses in Oregon, will trace his company’s entry into and success in Japan’s textile market. The story of Pendleton Woolen
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Yamasa soy sauce facility tour a grand adventure

More than 30 JASO members and supporters enjoyed a tour of the Yamasa Corporation USA 83,000 sq ft facility in Salem. It was fascinating to contemplate how Yamasa brings wheat from Canada, soy beans from
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Welcome to the Japan-America Society of Oregon

japanese_sandlesKnown to our members simply as JASO (ja-zo), we are a private, non-profit, membership organization dedicated to promoting business, education, and cultural exchange and enhancing mutual understanding between the people of Japan, Oregon and southwest Washington. We are the largest Japan-related organization in this region and host and support a variety of programs. For more information on our programs and activities and on joining JASO, please “take off your shoes” and come right in!

Featured Sponsors:

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Azumano Travel is a full-service travel agency dedicated to providing corporate, leisure and meeting management services. As an American Express® Representative, Azumano provides a wide range of travel benefits to our customers from our Portland headquarters..

Azumano was established in 1949 by George Azumano, the son of Japanese immigrants. In 1976, Azumano’s son-in-law Sho Dozono, a third-generation Japanese American, joined the family business. In 1987 Sho became president and chief executive officer and eventually assumed ownership of the company. Azumano Travel is engaged in numerous activities that support the local Japanese American community.

At Barran Liebman LLP our experienced and dedicated attorneys focus on representing employers and finding solutions for their employment law and labor management needs. Our attorneys specialize in four areas including employment advice, employment litigation, labor relations and employee benefits. We provide a full range of training tools and educational opportunities such as our Food For Thought Breakfast Seminars that address ongoing changes in the law, and our free Electronic Alerts that advise on cutting-edge changes and important updates in labor and employment law.
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Deloitte is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate. We work in four key business areas: audit, financial advisory, tax and consulting but our real strength comes from combining the talents of those groups to address clients’ needs. Fortune and BusinessWeek consistently rank our organization among the best places to work, which is good news for our talent and our clients alike. When the best people tackle the most compelling challenges, everyone wins.