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News Updates from Washington County

 

  • Travel Oregon Seeks Videographers
    Travel Oregon is looking for a videographer to capture broadcast quality b-roll in Oregon’s seven tourism regions. The work is expected to be delivered May-July, 2021. Ideal candidates will have the following experience:  capturing broadcast quality (4K/HD) video segments Professional drone capabilities Experience shooting…
  • Hotel Performance April 4-10, 2021
    COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after…
  • Washington County Visitors Association Announces New President and CEO
    BEAVERTON, Ore. (April 7, 2021) – After a nationwide search, the board of directors for the Washington County Visitors Association (WCVA) selected Dave Parulo, president of Meet Chicago Northwest to lead the 38-year-old organization as its new president and chief executive officer. Mr. Parulo will succeed current…
  • Hotel Performance March 28-April 3, 2021
    COVID-19 has directly affected the hotel industry throughout the United States, and Washington County is no exception. We have been seeing decreases directly tied to the decrease in business and leisure travel due to COVID-19 and related travel restrictions and recommendations. Now, more than a year after the…
  • Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Opens April 8
    The U.S. Small Business Administration’s grant program for shuttered arts and culture venues allows for a grant of up to $10 million for eligible businesses, including live venue operators, promoters, theatrical producers, live performing arts organizations, museums, zoos, aquariums and theaters. The Shuttered Venue…