Management Recruiters of Portland Receives Prestigious Oregon Excellence Award

(Portland, OR) – Management Recruiters of Portland, an affiliate of MRINetwork, announced that it has been selected for the 2013 Oregon Excellence Award by the US Trade & Commerce Institute (USTCRI). Each year the USTCRI conducts business surveys and industry research to identify companies that have achieved demonstrable success in their local business environment and industry category. The award provides recognition to Management Recruiters of Portland for its outstanding business practices and service over other local peers and competitors.

The USTCRI is recognized for having enhanced the commitment and contributions of small businesses through service to their customers and community. Small businesses of this caliber enhance the consumer-driven stature for which Oregon is renowned.

“Our firm has consistently demonstrated a high regard for upholding business ethics and company values,” said Steve Ross, president of Management Recruiters of Portland.  “This recognition by USTCRI marks a significant achievement as an emerging leader among various competitors and is setting benchmarks that the industry should follow.”

As part of the industry research and business surveys, various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the selected companies in each category. This research is part of an exhaustive process that encapsulates a year-long immersion in the business climate of Oregon.


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About the USTCRI:

The US Trade & Commerce Research Institute (USTCRI) is a leading authority on researching, evaluating and recognizing companies across a wide spectrum of industries that meet its stringent standards of excellence. It has spearheaded the idea of independent enterprise and entrepreneurial growth allowing businesses of all sizes to be recognized locally and globally. Particular emphasis is given to meeting and exceeding industry benchmarks for customer service, product quality and ethical practices. Industry leading standards and practices have been developed and implementation of the same has been pioneered by the dedicated efforts of the business community and commerce leadership.

About Management Recruiters of Portland

Management Recruiters of Portland has placed candidates nationally and internationally for nearly 30 industries over the last 35 years.  Being part of MRINetwork allows us to offer both our clients and our candidates a wide array of opportunities. We are experts at sourcing top candidates in high-tech, electronics, food processing, insurance, finance, data processing, pulp and paper, refractories, glass manufacturing, general manufacturing, health care, construction, plastics, fluid power, consulting and more. With a database with over 300,000 industry contacts, we have access to high performers with specific disciplines and talents, eager for the right opportunity.  Visit us at

About MRINetwork®:
Management Recruiters International, Inc., branded as MRINetwork®, is one of the largest executive search and recruitment organizations in the world. MRINetwork has approximately 600 offices in 39 countries. Visit MRINetwork at  For franchising opportunities, visit