What’s Brewing: Responding to Economic Fluctuations & Supply Chain Disruptions—September 21

No matter the size of your organization, the reality is that we all have to navigate economic volatility at some point. This will be an opportunity to get the most up-to-date market information from our State Economist, Damon Runberg, as well as a historical outlook on how our business community has dealt with similar circumstances in our past.

You will hear from local business leaders who will dive into topics including sustaining your business through a recession, managing materials during supply chain bottlenecks, and lessons learned for how you can be better prepared to manage economic fluctuations.

Attendees, you will:
  • Hear State Economist, Damon Runberg, talk about current regional economic trends, as well as their connection to state and national forecasts.
  • Learn from a panel discussion featuring local business leaders from diverse sectors sharing their experiences, insights and strategies for adapting and responding to fluctuations in the market.
  • Take a trip down memory lane with Scott Wallace, President of Wallace Group, and hear how he and his team have managed three economic cycles in Bend over the course of the last 30 years.
  • Have networking opportunities to connect with peers, share best practices and forge valuable relationships.
  • A deeper understanding of the challenges impacting local businesses, including, supply chain management, demand volatility and transportation bottlenecks.
  • Actionable insights and innovative solutions for adapting and responding to supply chain disruptions and economic fluctuations.
Don’t miss this chance to stay ahead of the curve and help prepare your organization with lessons learned and best practices.


Damon Runberg
Theresa Drulard
Sr. Director, Performance Optimization
St. Charles
Damon Runberg
Damon Runberg
State Economist
Business Oregon
Scott Wallace
President and Chief Geologist
Wallace Group

Doors open at 5:00PM  |  Program starts at 5:30PM  |  Networking 6:45–7:30PM

$25 Members, $40 Non-members,
$30 for Members at the door, $45 for Non-members at the door

Online registration closes at 12pm on September 21

You may cancel your ticket for a full refund up to 48 hours before the date and time of the event. Cancellations with less than 48 hours’ notice will not receive a refund. When you register for an event, you agree to these terms.


Sep 21 2023


5:00 pm - 7:30 pm


$25 Members, $40 Non-members | AT THE DOOR: $30 for Members, $45 for Non-members


Bend Chamber
(541) 382-3221


Tetherow Resort Event Pavilion
61240 Skyline Ranch Rd

More Info


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

The owner of this website has made a commitment to accessibility and inclusion, please report any problems that you encounter using the contact form on this website. This site uses the WP ADA Compliance Check plugin to enhance accessibility.