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Drewfs promoted to Fellow in ASME

Lake Oswegan Ralph M. Drewfs, P.E. has been promoted to Fellow in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers in recognition of his outstanding career. Now retired, Drewfs served the Oregon Department of Transportation as the light rail engineer during the expansion of the light rail and street car systems in the Portland metropolitan areas for the past 15 years.

Less than one in 50 mechanical engineers are promoted to this rank.

Bisnett recognized as Premier Partner

Safeco Insurance has recognized Bisnett Insurance of Lake Oswego with a Premier Partner award for performanc and partnership. Fewer than ten percent of independent insurance agencies that sell Safeco personal lines products receive this honor.

Bisnett Insurance was founded in 1982 in Pendleton by Roger Bisnett. The agency has experienced steady growth and has since expanded to eight locations in three states, including the Lake Oswego office.

West promoted at LP

Logical Position (LP) has promoted Shelley West to Creative Services Project Manager. She will expand her expertise in graphic design, logo and website development within the digital marketing firm’s creative services department.

West has been a web designer for LP for two years.

Based in Lake Oswego, LP is a search engine marketing agency offering a comprehensive suite of tools and services to help businesses build and increase their online visibility. Founded in 2010, the firm has experienced 793 percent revenue growth despite recession challenges during the company’s launch.

Anthem Memory Care expands to Chicago

Lake Oswego-based Anthem Memory Care has been approved the Village of Burr Ridge, a Chicago suburb, for construction of a 40,000 square foot community to accomodate up to 76 full time residents.

Anthem is planning on opening the new facility July 2015.

Anthem is currently under contract for two additional purchase and sales agreements in Chicago.

The company also owns and operates communities in California and Colorado.

Cameron Larson, DVM, is now practicing at Lake Grove Veterinary Clinic. Larson was born and raised in Lake Oswego and graduated from Lakeridge High School in 2004. He completed his undergraduate degree in bioengineering and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Oregon State University.

Before attending veterinary school he had spent two summers as a kennel assistant at LGVC, where he cultivated his love of veterinary medicine.

When not at the clinic Larson enjoys spending time with Brody, his shepherd mix and his fiancee’s foxhound, Elizabeth.

Anna’s Bridal moving to State Street

Anna’s Bridal Salon and Bridal Bliss have moved to 402 N. State St., Lake Oswego from their previous location at 17050 Pilkington Road in Lake Oswego. The businesses are owned by Anna Totonchy and Nora Sheils. For store hours call 503-804-4901 or visit bridalbliss.com.



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