The Oregonian serves the neighborhood by means of $2.5 million in internet marketing grants: John Maher

Troubled times normally deliver out our best, and our region has tackled a lot more than its share this 12 months.



a man looking at the camera: John F. Maher is president of Oregonian Media Group, which publishes The Oregonian.


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John F. Maher is president of Oregonian Media Team, which publishes The Oregonian.

First, we confronted the coronavirus pandemic and its profound effect on our health and our overall economy. Then we had to reckon with our collective historical past of racial injustice and the unrest that continues to engage in out in Portland and throughout the condition. All those were being followed by historic wildfires that devastated lots of Oregon communities and enterprises, a bitterly contested election period, and, most lately, restricted Thanksgiving gatherings.



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By means of it all, Oregonians have persevered, and The Oregonian has been privileged to provide you.

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Firms in Oregon, and throughout the country for that matter, have confronted greatly challenging ailments.  In an work to assist in these attempting moments, we earlier this calendar year pledged $2.5M in advertising and marketing products and services grants to assistance the advertising and marketing wants of neighborhood businesses.

To day, we’ve dispersed additional than $1.5 million in grants to 183 community enterprises. And we’re committed to granting the remaining $1 million that remains to assist regional firms regain their footing and generate economic prospect as the point out re-opens from the latest shutdown.

Individual grants assortment from $500 to $15,000 per month. All firms in have to have are inspired to use now and can get began at: OregonianCares.com.

The software approach is streamlined so that it only can take only a handful of minutes, and each application will be screened in two business enterprise times of submission. A member of our team will then get hold of the applicant by e-mail or cellphone to program a qualification critique.

This 12 months we’ve witnessed a record selection of website visitors to OregonLive.com and viewers of The Oregonian. In September, as an example, we experienced over 14.3 million exclusive people to OregonLive, and reached above 95{ceedb287d77e8cde5bf2878339831566d6a2b6f7559fed38ec8bb489262cb257} current market penetration in Portland and encompassing parts. Our followers on social channels eclipsed 1.5 million. We search forward to assisting enterprises join with this viewers to rebuild and expand.

Last but not least, as we approach The Oregonian’s 170th anniversary this Friday, December 4th, I want to thank you for your partnership, regardless of whether it be by way of investing with us on promoting procedures to help mature your organization, or with a subscription to The Oregonian and OregonLive.com. We could not supply the crucial journalism so important to our democracy without you.

Remain informed. Remain healthful. Keep harmless.

John Maher, President, Oregonian Media Team

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