Backed by a 50-year history, ASA has been the leading organization for
owners and managers of automotive service businesses that strive to deliver
excellence in service and repairs to consumers.
Car Care Council
Car Care Council's Mission is to educate
motorists about the importance of maintenance, repair and enhancements for
safer, cleaner, better performing vehicles.
Eco-Logical Business Program recognizes businesses that reach the highest
standards in minimizing their environmental impact. The goal of the program
is to prevent and minimize pollution generated by small businesses in the
Tri-County area. This is the first multi-media (air, water, solid waste)
certification program in the nation.
Technic1ans Network (iATN) …the largest network of automotive technicians in the world. The
International Automotive Technicians' Network is a group of 37,815
professional automotive technicians from 120 countries. The automotive
professionals of this group exchange technical knowledge and information
with other members from around the globe, sharing 688, 871 years of
The Identifix repair hotline is staffed by 30+ factory-trained technicians
who each specialize on tracking, diagnosing and repairing problems on just
Automotive Trades Association (NATA) NATA is the automotive industry's business resource committed to promoting
professionalism and education, providing quality benefits and services,
representing common business interests and building consumer confidence.
mission of Northwest
Business for Culture and the Arts (NW/BCA) is to dramatically
increase public and private support for arts, heritage, and humanities
throughout Oregon and SW Washington. NW/BCA provides a dynamic and
mutually beneficial link between business and the arts.
Oregon Natural Step Network (the Network) was formed to support
Oregon business, governmental, and educational organizations interested in
using The Natural Step (TNS) framework for sustainability. The Network is a
membership organization open to interested organizations and
Oregon Business Association believes that a tradition of creative
approaches to public policy issues through bi-partisan collaboration has set
Oregon apart and made the state a great place to live and do business. This
tradition must be restored and maintained.
Sustainable Business Network of Portland (previously BALLE Portland)
is dedicated to helping create a local living economy in the Portland
metropolitan area and is a local network of the Business Alliance for Local
Coalition for a Livable Future is a network of 60 non-profit and
community-based organizations working together to create a more equitable
and sustainable Portland metropolitan region.
America - practical steps for using your consumer and investor power
for societal change.
- E3: Employers
for Education Excellence, Chalkboard
Project, and Oregon Business Plan
have created the Employer-Classroom Connection Challenge. The
Challenge: Adopt policies and practices that encourage school
involvement by all of your employees — whether they have kids or not.
Clean Cars for
Oregon - A coalition of health professionals, businesses, faith
leaders, elected officials, conservationists and others is working to ensure
that Oregon adopts clean car standards.