Business of the Month

Tausha Pugh

December – Studio 7 Salon

“Clatsop Community Bank is great to us,” said Tausha Pugh, owner of Studio 7 Salon in Seaside. “We like that it’s a local bank,” she added, “and everyone there is so easy to work with.” Clatsop Community Bank serves the family’s multiple business accounts as well as their personal banking needs. “They always demonstrate that […] Read More.

November—Good Bowl

“I have friends and fellow business owners who recommended Clatsop Community Bank to me,” said Olaf Ydstie, owner of Good Bowl in Astoria. “I like that each time I go in the bank, the same people are there—I went to high school with some of them! It’s homey, and doesn’t feel like a traditional bank,” […] Read More.

October—Mai Tong Tai Food

“We approached Clatsop Community Bank for business financing,” said Bob Burns, who owns Mai Tong Thai Food with his wife, Sopa. “We showed them all of our plans, and they were very receptive,” he said. “And when our trailer took longer than expected to complete, the bank was patient with us. They had faith in […] Read More.

August—Helping Hands Reentry Outreach Centers

This fall, Helping Hands Reentry will open its newest outreach center. Located in Astoria, the 65-bed home will be the organization’s 12th and is financed by Clatsop Community Bank. “We have a great relationship with Clatsop Community Bank,” said executive director Alan Evans. “When they heard we were coming to town, they approached us and […] Read More.
Julia Weinberg

March Business of the Month—Seaside Wellness Center

“I felt very supported by Clatsop Community Bank when I opened my practice,” said Julia Weinberg, owner of Seaside Wellness Center. Julia, who has now been in private practice for over a year, says she didn’t even understand all of the language around owning and operating a business when she first got started. She worked […] Read More.

September Business of the Month—Ben’s Computer Store

“My previous bank didn’t see the vision I had for this piece of property,” said Ben Doney, owner of Ben’s Computer Store in Warrenton. Ben spoke from the new location of his store, which backs up to SE Discovery Lane (in front of Costco) in Warrenton. He owns the building, which is fully occupied with […] Read More.