Mark Shepard is Announced as Corvallis New City Manager

Mark Shepard is Announced as Corvallis New City Manager

The city of Corvallis has hired Mark Shepard as its new city manager. Shepard, 49, will leave his current position as Albany’s assistant city manager to begin his new job May 1 in Corvallis. Shepard’s hiring and contract were approved unanimously by the City...
OSU to Expand Collaboration, Outreach to UAV’s

OSU to Expand Collaboration, Outreach to UAV’s

Oregon State University has formed a new group to organize and expand its work and collaboration with unmanned aerial vehicles, or UAVs, as well as marine and terrestrial technologies, sensing and imaging systems. This Autonomous Systems Research Group will help...
Like Amazon, Other Firms Want Permission to Fly Drones

Like Amazon, Other Firms Want Permission to Fly Drones

Amazon made headlines this month when it sought permission from the U.S. government to test its drone-based delivery service, but it’s far from the only company that’s applied for such approval. In the past two months alone, at least 14 other companies have sought...
DOE to Invest $226 Million in Nuclear Start-up, NuScale Power

DOE to Invest $226 Million in Nuclear Start-up, NuScale Power

Building on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to continue America’s leadership in clean energy innovation, the Energy Department today announced an award to NuScale Power LLC to support a new project to design, certify and help commercialize innovative small...
Willamette Innovators Network PubTalk Kick-Off on September 10

Willamette Innovators Network PubTalk Kick-Off on September 10

OSU’s Venture Accelerator: A game changer for Willamette Valley entrepreneurs? WIN Event Sept 10:  http://yescorvallis.org/ai1ec_event/osus-venture-accelerator-a-game-changer-for-willamette-valley-entrepreneurs/?instance_id=17 Join WIN for our 2013-2014 program...
Corvallis Benton County Announces New Brand Identity and Website

Corvallis Benton County Announces New Brand Identity and Website

Corvallis Benton County Announces New Brand Identity and Website Corvallis / Benton County Economic Development Office Delivers on Plan to Grow Corvallis Benton County Economy FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, July 19, 2013 CONTACT CORVALLIS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OFFICE...