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CEO Paul Brenneke joins MBank at 2014 Oregon Ethics in Business Awards Banquet

Jul 23, 2014

Note: As of January 1, 2016, Guardian was rebranded as Sortis Capital. Prior articles refer to the firm under its former name.

Guardian's Paul Brenneke and Michael Sander with leaders from MBank and the Oregon business community

Pictured left to right: Paul Brenneke of Guardian, Mason Frank, Jimmy Drakos of MBank, Casey Ryan of MBank, Morgan Smith, Michael Sander of Guardian, and Commissioner Loretta Smith of Multnomah County, OR. Click to view larger.

Guardian is proud a supporter of the 2014 Oregon Ethics in Business Awards sponsored by the Rotary Club of Portland. The organization provides a platform for recognizing the outstanding companies, teams, and individuals in the State who have exhibited sound ethics in their organizations, going above and beyond the expected. This year Guardian, was joined by Portland-area partner MBank – sponsoring a table at the venue in the Portland Art Museum. Guardian’s Managing Director, Michael Sander commented, “We are pleased to join in the recognition those leaders in our community who place a focused priority for ethical standards and thrilled to be present and congratulate all of this year’s winners for their contribution to the community and dedication in going beyond the expected with their respective businesses: Living Room Realty; Alpenrose Dairy; De La Salle North – Congratulations”.

Guardian’s Founder and CEO Paul Brenneke also joined the event, along with senior leadership from MBank, the real estate business community, and Multnomah County Commissioner Loretta Smith. Guardian and MBank look forward to participating in future with OIEB, aligning values and striving to go beyond the expected.

To learn more about the Oregon Ethics in Business Awards, please visit the website at

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