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About Sustainable Business Oregon ∇

Sustainable Business Oregon is a Web-based publication covering news, issues and conversation at the intersection of business and sustainability in Oregon and beyond. An offshoot of the Portland Business Journal, SBO aims to elevate the discourse around the clean economy and shed light on innovative approaches to organizational sustainability.

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If you have questions, tips, ideas or feedback, please send them to editor Andy Giegerich.

About the newsroom ∇

Andy Giegerich | Editor
Andy Giegerich has more than 25 years of journalism experience, the last 14 of them covering Portland business and general news. Along with working for 10 years at the Portland Business Journal, he served on the Portland Tribune’s original staff. He also spent eight years working at various magazines and newsletters in and around Washington, D.C. When he’s not covering news, he enjoys writing satire, playing and listening to music, playing Tracball and the usual things — traveling, reading, hiking, hanging out with his wife and cats — that everyone else does.
Email Andy (503) 219-3419

Mason Walker | Founding associate editor
Mason Walker is a co-founder of Sustainable Business Oregon and serves as the Portland Business Journal's new media manager. At SBO, Mason oversees strategic partnerships, leads product development and helps guide content strategy for the young publication. He holds a degree in supply chain & logistics from Portland State University and serves on Oregon Environmental Council's Emerging Leaders Board. He is an avid fan of startups, social enterprise and anything that merges cool technology with agriculture.
Email Mason (503) 219-3433

Advertising ∇

Rob Vaughn | Advertising director
Email Rob (503) 219-3406