05.20.13 Blog SPJFor the third year in a row, Oregon Business magazine has been named the best publication in its category by the Society of Professional Journalists of Oregon and SW Washington. In the category of non-daily publications with circulation over 8,000, Oregon Business was first, the Portland Business Journal was second and Willamette Week was third. 

Oregon Business also received three other awards, which were announced May 18 in Portland.

Former Oregon Business editor Robin Doussard won a first place award in the business feature category for her article about the Imperial Stock Ranch in Maupin (The New Ranch Economy).

Oregon Business Editor Linda Baker won a second place award  for her story about a new generation of tech savvy female entrepreneurs (The Rise of the Mommy Economy).

Oregon Business Creative Director Jon Taylor Carter received a second place award for page design featuring his spread for The Divide, about bringing black America into the new tech economy. (See spread above).

Oregon Business is a locally owned statewide business publication founded in 1981.