PORTLAND, Ore. — The annual Oregon Ethics in Business Awards will honor nine local organizations the evening of May 22nd. Hosted by Rotary Club of Portland and presented by KGW Media Group, the Oregon Ethics in Business Awards honor organizations and individuals who have demonstrated ethical business practice in its broadest interpretation: in the workplace, the marketplace, the environment and the community.
The event will be live-streamed on KGW.com and KGW's social media platforms. Watch here at 6 p.m. on May 22.
Awards recipients are categorized by large business, small business and nonprofits.
Oregon Ethics in Business Award Recipients include:
In addition to celebrating this year’s awardees and presenting scholarships to local college students, attendees will hear from Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Nigel Jaquiss who is providing the keynote.
“There are many businesses and nonprofits in Oregon and SW Washington that put business ethics as a top priority,” said Mike Rosenberg, Chairman, Oregon Ethics in Business Committee. “We are excited to hear from the 2019 recipients that have really gone above and beyond to lead our community.”
A panel of local business leaders reviewed nominations to select the Oregon Ethics in Business award recipients which included nominees from SW Washington for the first time. The awards banquet will take place May 22, 2019, at 5:30 pm at the historic Sentinel Hotel. Tickets and event sponsorships are available.
About Rotary Club of Portland:
Rotary Club of Portland is an organization of local business and professional leaders dedicated to humanitarian service in everyday life, high ethical standards in business and professions, and promoting understanding and goodwill through community programs. With 33,000 clubs and 1.2 million members throughout the world, Rotary has an extensive network of volunteers working locally, regionally, and internationally under the motto "Service Above Self."