From Our Editors
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Situated in Southwest Washington along the Columbia River, the Fort Vancouver National Site is rich with stories of the past. The mission of the Fort Vancouver National Trust is to inspire civic pride and economic vitality through education, preservation, and celebration of our community's history.
What is the experience customers can expect?
The Columbia River Concours d'Elegance is an experience not to be missed. Stroll along Vancouver's historic Officers Row, as you admire over 150 beautifully restored classic vehicles. You'll have a chance to vote on your favorites! It's a day of cars, food, music and fun for the whole family.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
We at the Fort Vancouver National Trust envision a vibrant community that preserves and celebrates its rich history while shaping its legacy for the future.
What do you love most about your job?
My job involves sharing the history and imagining the future of a place that has been a distinctively Pacific Northwest hub for hundreds of years. I help preserve the stories of the U.S. Army at Vancouver Barracks, early aviation at Pearson Field, and the Providence Academy.