DePaul Industries Celebrates 40 Years of Social Entrepreneurship

DePaul Industries, the Northwest’s premier outsourcing organization, celebrates 40 years of service to its customers and people with disabilities with record-breaking numbers, significant accolades, and pioneering entrepreneurship that simultaneously solves business problems and provides social benefit.

DePaul Industries Wins Oregon Ethics in Business Award

In a grand affair held at The Governor Hotel in Portland, on Wednesday night, June 15, 2011, DePaul Industries won the Oregon Ethics in Business Award; which honors those organizations and individuals who have demonstrated ethical business practice in its broadest interpretation: in the workplace, the marketplace, the environment, and the community.

Dave Shaffer, CEO of DePaul Industries, Nominated for “Entrepreneur of the Year Award”

DePaul Industries today announced that Dave Shaffer, CEO, is a semi-finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2011 Award in the Pacific Northwest. According to Ernst & Young LLP, the awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and person commitment to their businesses and communities.

DePaul Industries Ranks as 8th “Most Admired” Nonprofit in Oregon

DePaul Industries, the largest employer of people with disabilities in the Northwest, was recently ranked as the 8th “Most Admired” nonprofit in Oregon in a Portland Business Journal survey of 1,800 chief executive officers.

During the December 9 luncheon that honored the most admired companies, it was noted that 197 nonprofits throughout the state were nominated for the prestigious award.