Featured Stories


Ashlee Vance named Chamber Ambassador of the year

VanceAs a hair a makeup stylist, Ashlee Vance is used to make people look good, but it was the work she did to make the Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce glow that set her apart this year.

This month, Vance was named winner of the the 2015 Chamber Ambassadors of the Year award by the Tigard Chamber.

The award is one of several Shining Stars awards given each spring. Vance’s award recognizes outstanding work done by the Chamber’s ambassadors, volunteers who support the chamber by providing information to members, working Chamber events and working to promote the Chamber’s mission.

“Ashlee has taken an active role as an ambassador and both her peer ambassadors, members and guests feel her presence,” the Chamber said.

Outside of her role as a Tigard Chamber Ambassador, Vance is chairwoman of the Tigard Young Professionals committee

Please join us in congratulating Ashlee on this well-deserved award.

Vance’s award will be presented with other Shining Stars awards at a special dinner and ceremony Friday, April 24, at Embassy Suites, 9000 S.W. Hall Blvd.

The Oscars-themed award ceremony includes dinner and silent auction for the Chamber of Commerce.

Tickets cost $35 per person and can be purchased at www.tigardchamber.org.

Read more about all the Tigard Area Chamber of Commerce's 2015 Shining Stars award winners


Community awards

Tigard’s First Citizen: Bruce Kaiser

• ‘From the Heart’ Volunteer of the Year: Angel Gnau

Youth Volunteer of the Year: Olivia Paulson

Shining Stars Scholarship winners: Jaime Gensley, Renee Padia and Tyler Walker


Chamber of Commerce awards

Chamber Business of the Year: Tigard Tire & Auto

Outstanding Chamber Volunteer: Megan DeSalvo

Chamber CEO Shooting Star: Ethan Frelly

JW_DISQUS_ADD_A_COMMENT




Local Weather

Rain

56°F

Tigard

Rain

Humidity: 93%

Wind: 6 mph

  • 2 Jun 2015

    Showers 62°F 52°F

  • 3 Jun 2015

    Showers 68°F 50°F