Headquartered in Tacoma, Washington, Columbia Bank (NASDAQ: COLB) is a Washington state-chartered full-service commercial bank that was started in 1993 as a community bank that puts people first. Columbia provides commercial banking services to small and medium-sized business, professionals and other individuals with more than 150 banking offices in the states of Washington, Oregon and Idaho. Specifically, the Bank operates 74 branches in 21 counties in the state of Washington, 62 branches in 16 counties in Oregon and 14 branches in 10 counties in Idaho. As of December 31, 2018, the Company employed 2,137 full-time equivalent employees. Columbia has grown its franchise over the past decade through a combination of acquisitions and organic growth.
2019 Bend Chamber SAGE Business Awards // Large Business of the Year Nominee