A strong and historic entrepreneurial spirit is shared is throughout Pendleton and is a part of the overall western flavor that the town wears on it its sleeve.
Locals enjoy a myriad of entertainment recreation and social opportunities in a community that packs its calendar full of activities that attract regional, national and international visitors.
For over a century Pendleton has welcomed visitors from around the world as a place where business and fun mix nicely.
Pat Beard, Director
Pend. Convention Center
.The city's approach combines key investments into new and existing community assets with strong public-private partnerships in select strategic industries.
As access to and understanding of new transformative technologies has rapidly increased, Pendleton has developed a "Historic Town with a High Tech Future" mindset.
Today, several years into this strategy, new traditional and high tech businesses are opening or growing in Pendleton.
Steve Chrisman, Director
Pendleton Economic Dev.
In Pendleton, business opportunity is created intentionally whenever possible through coordinated action by a city-wide team of economic stakeholders.
Creating and sharing commerce opportunities is daily work for several city departments, civic clubs and associations.
The 125 year old local Chamber of Commerce is a driving force behind Pendleton's continued success as a regional commercial center.
Janet Duffy, Exec. Director
Chamber of Commerce.
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