Developing Public Policy Recommendations Through Member-led Councils Providing Services Through CompSAFE, HealthChoice and other Partners Helping The Business Community Organize to be More Effective Politically

PERS Choices to Avoid

As Governor Kate Browns considers ideas for reducing the unfunded liability of the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), she should avoid weakening SAIF or other well-run programs.
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Starting a New Era

Former Representative Mark Johnson became President & CEO of Oregon Business & Industry on November 1. “The tasks before us are challenging and very important for Oregon,” he told members.
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Fire Recovery Efforts

Legislators heard reports during Legislative Days on efforts to help businesses and communities that lost revenue from forest fires during peak tourism season because of this summer’s forest fires.
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OBI Mission

OBI exists to strengthen Oregon’s economy in order to achieve a healthy, prosperous and competitive Oregon for the benefit of present and future generations.

Oregon Prosperity Project

Every day, government actions influence the quality of life for Oregonians. The Oregon Prosperity Project helps educate Oregonians about important economic issues and engage them in the political process.
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Environmental Conference

The 2017 Northwest Environmental Conference and Trade Show December 5-6 will bring environmental leaders to Portland to share advice on sustainable practices, regulatory compliance and more.
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Oregon Leadership Summit

The annual Oregon Leadership Summit will be December 4 at the Oregon Convention Center. This year’s Summit will focus on whether Oregon is “Future Ready.” Make your reservations soon.
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