PRO (Premier Resource Organization) – Networking/Mastermind Group

July 3, 2012 in Get to Know a Beaverton Business

Business name: PRO (Premier Resource Organization, Inc) Main contacts: Mark Vandervest – (503) 495-4973 Dave Kezziah – (503) 481-2240 Website: www.OregonPRO.com Excerpt from website: To succeed & exceed in business, it is necessary to develop strong, lasting professional relationships. The focus of PRO is business development by creating the opportunity for you to network, develop marketing skills, share resources, and
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The History of Beaverton, Oregon- Rose Biggi

January 24, 2010 in Beaverton History

Rose Merlo lived with her family until 1920 when she married a young Italian man who worked for her father, Louie Biggi. When her father retired, the Biggi’s bought 14 acres to farm near what is now Cedar Hills Blvd. Seven years later Louie died, leaving Rose to raise and support three children-and 14 acres full of vegetables. Three acres
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The History Of Beaverton

January 24, 2010 in Beaverton History

Spurred on by a railroad into town built in 1868, the small farming community west of Portland began to grow. By 1893 the City of Beaverton was formally incorporated with a population of 400. Alonzo Cady, a local businessman became the first mayor. In 1872, George Betts became the City’s first postmaster. The post office was located in a general
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