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Jan

Executive Profile: Wendy Lane Stevens – Portland Business Journal, January 30, 2009

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True Confessions
Like best about the job:  I learn something new every day. Public relations is quickly moving online with new tools and new ways to add value for our clients. These new tools coupled with our industry sectors of financial services, technology, food and beverage, health care, sustainability and consumer products provide a rich daily learning opportunity.

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22
Jan

FORTUNE Includes Umpqua Bank on the 2009 “100 Best Companies to Work For” List – January 22, 2009

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FORTUNE announced today that Umpqua Bank, a subsidiary of Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: UMPQ) has been ranked 34th on the 12th annual “100 Best Companies to Work For” list. Umpqua was the only Oregon company and community bank to make the list. The full list and related stories will appear in the Feb. 2 issue of FORTUNE, available on newsstands on Monday, Jan. 26, and now at www.FORTUNE.com/bestcompanies.

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10
Jan

Deep breath of success on Mount Hood: Reach the Summit program helps Sisters woman change path away from emphysema – The Bulletin, January 10, 2009

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Katie Williams had always been intrigued by the notion of climbing Mount Hood. But the 53-year-old Sisters resident just never really got around to trying it.

When she received a brochure for the American Lung Association of Oregon’s Reach the Summit program, however, it had a special resonance for her. Her maternal grandparents had both died of lung cancer, and she had started smoking herself at age 14. By the time she was 25, she was smoking nearly three packs a day and suffering from chronic lung problems. Spurred by her doctor’s emphysema-by-30 prognosis and a nighttime incident of coughing up blood, she quit smoking cold turkey nearly 30 years ago. Here was a chance to strike back.

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