President and CEO of the Greater Hermiston Chamber of Commerce, Debbie Pedro, was honored as the 2016 Chamber Executive of the Year. Under her leadership, the Hermiston Chamber consistently meets and exceeds membership goals, and their involvement in planning and executing those plans keeps members well served and staff performing at peak levels.
Said one State Representative, “[This] Chamber is one of the finest, if not the best organizations I have had the privilege to work with. I know the reason is due in large part to the effectiveness of this executive – they are a remarkable leader in our community, region and state.”
OSCC also honored Cannon Beach for the 2016 Outstanding Visitor Guide of the Year. Other noteworthy publication entries included:
•Pendleton’s Visitor Guide – “Talk Like a Local” feature
•Union County-La Grande – “It’s all about U” theme
•Tillamook – “Top 10” pages