Business & Leaders Luncheon
"Gresham Economic Trends & Indicators" featuring Jake Procino, Workforce Analyst/Economist, Multnomah County Oregon Employment Department. We will cover employment recovery from the pandemic recession, the current and future state of the labor market, and an overview of specific characteristics of the Gresham economy.
Jake Procino is a Workforce Economist for the Oregon Employment Department, specializing in the labor market for Multnomah County. He provides data analysis and economic advice to local businesses, business associations and government agencies to facilitate intelligent decision making. Before working for the Employment Department, Jake worked as a journalist and bartender. Originally from Los Angeles, Jake has a degree in Economics and Politics from Willamette University.
Please register in advance to attend and reserve your seat. Lunch is $22 for members, $30 for non-members, or beverage only is $5 for members and $8 for non-members.
**Registration to secure lunch will close at 3:00 PM on September 15th** Gresham's Economic Landscape: An Insightful Luncheon with Jake Procino
The Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center has always played an instrumental role in bringing together local businesses and influential voices. The upcoming Business and Leaders Luncheon is no exception. This event is set to shed light on the economic trends and indicators shaping Gresham's future, and there's no better person to guide this discussion than Jake Procino.
The Spotlight: Who is Jake Procino?
Jake Procino isn't just any analyst; he's a Workforce Economist for the Oregon Employment Department. With a special focus on the labor market in Multnomah County, Jake offers insights that are both profound and actionable. Before delving into the world of economics, Jake wore multiple hats as a journalist and bartender. His rich background, combined with his education in Economics and Politics from Willamette University, makes him an authoritative voice on Gresham's economic landscape.
Beyond data crunching, Jake plays a pivotal role in advising local businesses, business associations, and government agencies. His data-driven insights enable these entities to make intelligent decisions that shape the county's economic future.
Gresham Economic Trends & Indicators
During the luncheon, attendees will be treated to an in-depth exploration of how the pandemic recession has affected employment in the area. From the challenges faced to the recovery strategies employed, this segment promises to be both informative and enlightening.
Current Labor Market: Where Do We Stand?
One of the highlights of the event will be Jake's analysis of the current state of the labor market. With businesses constantly adapting to ever-changing global and local dynamics, understanding the present is crucial for planning the future.
Gresham's economy has its own set of unique characteristics. Jake will provide an overview, shedding light on what sets Gresham apart and the opportunities that lie ahead.
A Not-To-Miss Opportunity
In an ever-evolving economic landscape, staying informed is paramount. The Business and Leaders Luncheon, hosted by the Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center, offers an unmatched opportunity to grasp the economic forces at play in Gresham. With Jake Procino's insights, attendees will leave not just informed but also empowered to steer their businesses towards a prosperous future. Don't miss out; secure your seat today!